Day: March 18, 2014

Gears of War: Chainsaw probabilities

In the Gears of War board game, the main gun has a chainsaw attached. You can use this as an alternative attack, for example if you run out of ammo.

This works differently from regular attacks. You roll four attack dice and score an immediate kill if at least one comes up with an omen symbol.

So what are the chances of this succeeding?