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Malifaux for Kids

Posted on June 6th, 2015 under , , . Posted by

Malifaux is a pretty complex game – it’s why I like it, but it doesn’t lend itself too well to teaching kids to play it. I…

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  1. Malifaux – Assembly (The Guild) I’ve finally succumbed to Malifaux. I looked through the background…
  2. Malifaux – Painting The Executioner (The Guild) Here’s a step-by-step video guide to painting the Executioner. I…
  3. Lady Justice’s Crew I like Malifaux. I like the fiction. I like the…

Malidays: Game 3 – Let’s go home

Posted on May 30th, 2015 under , , , . Posted by

[ Introduction | Game 1 | Game 2 ] So, here it is… the final game in the Malidays narrative campaign. Seamus had passed in and out…

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  1. Malifaux: Seamus vs Lilith (40SS) We’re trying to rejuvenate Malifaux in the Dublin area at…
  2. Malidays: Game 1 – A Picnic in the Woods Gavin and I managed to play Game 1 of the…
  3. Malifaux: How to get Seamus killed! Step one: Activate him early in turn 1. Step two:…

Puppet Wars Puppet Artwork

Posted on May 27th, 2015 under , , , . Posted by

I’m a big fan of the Malifaux puppets. These guys first appeared in the original Malifaux v1 rulebook as artwork. Since then the number of…

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  1. More Puppet Wars Models I’m really enjoying painting these now. Here’s the Convict Gunslinger,…
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  3. Lady Justice’s Crew I like Malifaux. I like the fiction. I like the…

Malifaux Fiction / Battle Report: The Paths of Lonely Hill

Posted on May 22nd, 2015 under , , , . Posted by

John and I played a 50SS game last night. Hears a quick narrative battle report. “I see we’re taking the scenic route,” the Judge murmured,…

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  1. Wargaming Weekend in Hamburg A few weekends ago I traveled over to visit my…
  2. Chiaki, the Niece Painted Chiaki is a sublimely beautiful model. She was the trickiest…
  3. Soul Porter Painted I love this model. He packs a lot of character…

My Mask is Prettier than Yours! (Lucius vs Sonnia 50SS)

Posted on May 11th, 2015 under , , , , . Posted by

Gavin and I got the chance to play a 50SS matchup up last night pitting Sonnia against Lucius. I wanted to mix things up a…

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  1. Malifaux: Lady Justice vs Orphelia Lacroix Peter and I played a 30SS game tonight. My crew…
  2. Malifaux – All Ryled Up! When I picked up the Lucius Crew I was looking…
  3. Malifaux: Guild Guard, Guild Captain and Austringer It took a while to get these done, but here…

WTC 2015 – Tabletop Mats (Video)

Posted on May 5th, 2015 under , , , , , . Posted by

I made another video for the WTC – this time covering the wonderful mats we’re going to use at the event. Until next time, Owen

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  1. WTC 2015 – Venue (Video) //www.youtube.com/watch?v=UJX5kKJe9IQ So, I made a little video to show off…
  2. WTC 2015 – Accommodation (Video) //www.youtube.com/watch?v=zVMjPyxgM0Y I made another video for the WTC – this…
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My First Malifaux Tournament

Posted on May 4th, 2015 under , , , , , , . Posted by

Practically 5 years to the day since I first blogged about Malifaux I played in my first tournament… and it was so much fun! Tournament…

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  1. Malifaux: Seamus vs Lilith (40SS) We’re trying to rejuvenate Malifaux in the Dublin area at…
  2. Malifaux: Seamus vs Rasputina (50SS) Peter and I played a fun game on Monday night….
  3. Malifaux: Yan Lo vs The Viktorias (40ss) During the week Dan and I had a fun and…

Rat Tales: A Malifaux Campaign (Game 6)

Posted on April 30th, 2015 under , , , , . Posted by

First the Judge and now Ryle… Francisco was really getting to work side-by-side with some of Malifaux’s greats! They could hold their own in a…

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  1. Rat Tales: A Malifaux Campaign (Games 1 – 3) Francisco was being punished. Maybe he’d deserved it… his enforcement…
  2. Rat Tales: A Malifaux Campaign (Games 4 – 5) The incorporeal hound had proven to be a trickier opponent…
  3. Malifaux: Angel of Justice (Video and Photos) I really enjoyed working on this model. I first came…

Rat Tales: A Malifaux Campaign (Games 4 – 5)

Posted on April 27th, 2015 under , , , , . Posted by

The incorporeal hound had proven to be a trickier opponent than originally anticipated. It seemed to be trailed by an endless swarm of rats… Francisco…

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  1. Malidays: Game 2 – Slaughter in Chastity Belinda was a loss, that was for sure. Seamus was…
  2. Malifaux: Yan Lo vs The Viktorias (40ss) During the week Dan and I had a fun and…
  3. Rat Tales: A Malifaux Campaign (Games 1 – 3) Francisco was being punished. Maybe he’d deserved it… his enforcement…

Jomsviking Greed: A SAGA Mini Campaign

Posted on April 24th, 2015 under , , , , . Posted by

I don’t need much of an excuse to play SAGA. It’s such a fun and innovative game. The battleboard mechanic means that similar looking forces…

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  1. 866 Fortriu – a Campaign for SAGA: Part 1 This first post aims to give a historical context for…
  2. 866 Fortriu – a Campaign for SAGA: Part 2 This second post describes the simple rules for this 2-game…
  3. 866 Fortriu – a Campaign for SAGA: Campaign Report This short campaign was played using these rules (here is…

Rat Tales: A Malifaux Campaign (Games 1 – 3)

Posted on April 21st, 2015 under , , , , . Posted by

Francisco was being punished. Maybe he’d deserved it… his enforcement of discipline could be a little ‘heavy handed’. Clearing the sewers of this filth, however,…

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  1. Malifaux: Angel of Justice (Video and Photos) I really enjoyed working on this model. I first came…
  2. Malifaux Campaign: The Other White Meat Here’s a PDF for this campaign – The Other White…
  3. Malibeer Phil was over in Dublin on Tuesday, so we managed…

Yan Lo vs Mei Feng: 40SS

Posted on April 21st, 2015 under , , , , , . Posted by

John came out to my place last night for a bit of dinner and a game of Malifaux… and what a fun game it was….

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  1. Yan Lo Painted I’ve really enjoyed painting the Yan Lo crew. The models…
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Yan Lo vs Rasputina: 50SS – Two Games

Posted on April 6th, 2015 under , , , , , , . Posted by

There’s a tournament coming up in Dublin in a few weeks. It’s fixed Master at 50SS. I’ve decided to take Yan Lo along. He’s great…

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  2. Yan Lo Painted I’ve really enjoyed painting the Yan Lo crew. The models…
  3. Tale of Malifaux Bloggers: M1 – Ashigaru Tactics I played a fun game against Phil last night. He’s…

WTC 2015 – Accommodation (Video)

Posted on March 19th, 2015 under , , , , . Posted by

//www.youtube.com/watch?v=zVMjPyxgM0Y I made another video for the WTC – this time covering the excellent accommodation players can expect at the Killarney Convention Centre. Until next…

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WTC 2015 – Venue (Video)

Posted on March 9th, 2015 under , , , , . Posted by

//www.youtube.com/watch?v=UJX5kKJe9IQ So, I made a little video to show off the venue for the 2015 World Team Championships of Warmachine and Hordes… Until next time,…

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  3. Learning to play Hordes: Part 3 (Battle Report) Last night the talking stopped and the fighting started. There…