Posts Tagged ‘Battle report’

Gruntz Batrep – Rear guard action

Posted on September 29th, 2014 under , , , . Posted by

This report is from a game Nick and I played a week ago.  Both of us were a little rusty, but the rules came back pretty quickly.

The Lt didn’t like how this briefing was going.  By the look on his face, neither did Capt Al Tharki.  Things had been…

Blood Angels Vs Eldar II – Battle report (versão em português).

Posted on September 26th, 2014 under , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

  Hello Reader.   Today’s article is the Portuguese version of the battle report published here yesterday. Do check it out if you missed it by any chance.   Over and out.   +++   Salve Leitor.   E chegou a hora de pu…

Battle Review: Chaos Space Marines vs Grey Knights

Posted on September 25th, 2014 under , , , , , , . Posted by

Thor

November is the Standish Standoff 4, a 24-player Warhammer 40K tournament, here in Standish, Maine. Everyone in the area is getting ready for it and last night I played a 1,650 game testing out a possible list for my Chaos Space Marines. Speaking of, h…

Blood Angels Vs Eldar II – Battle report.

Posted on September 25th, 2014 under , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

  Hello Reader.   And it’s time for another battle report here on the blog. We’ve recently published our first battle report in video here on the blog, but this time I’m getting back to the narrative style of reporting on ga…

Well that was supposed to be the small kickstarter ;) ….

Posted on September 22nd, 2014 under , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

So, in my ‘year ahead’ blog, at the Open Day in May, at Adepticon and in a few other places I spoke about the Kickstarters we’ve planned; both the projects we’re actively working on, and others  that might come up in the next few years. I covered a few topics and asked lots of questions. […]

Kasual’s Crossroads GT Fall 2014 Battle Report Round 4

Posted on September 21st, 2014 under , , , , , , . Posted by

More High Elves!

Kasual’s Crossroads GT Fall 2014 Battle Report Round 3

Posted on September 18th, 2014 under , , , , , , . Posted by

The blue warriors!

Battle Report: Chaos Space Marines vs Tau

Posted on September 18th, 2014 under , , , , . Posted by

Thor

Last night my Chaos Space Marines faced off against Tau in a 1,650 game. I wanted to experiment with a list featuring Khorne and Nurgle elements, the peanut butter and jelly of Chaos a friend put it the other day. Here’s what I brought along. 1,6…

all quiet on the martian front, demo game pics

Posted on September 17th, 2014 under . Posted by

A month or so ago I organised a demo night to play the new shiny all quiet on the martian front,after some intense painting I managed to get quite a bit of the humans painted, and Lee got his tripods painted up to a basic level and these are the pics f…

The 2nd Battle of the Corunna Road – January 1937

Posted on September 16th, 2014 under , , , . Posted by

Over the weekend Reject Clint put on a cracking game set during the Spanish Civil War. Seven of us gathered in the Shed-o-War using a set of rules written by Clint the day before (allegedly)! The rules worked very well and made for a quick and easy gam…

Kasual’s Crossroads GT Fall 2014 Battle Report Round 2

Posted on September 15th, 2014 under , , , , , , . Posted by

We seem to have a pirate issue!

Against all Flags! – Pirates in September 2014 Event

Posted on September 14th, 2014 under , , , . Posted by

HMS Brangelina in her maiden voyageHMS Frolic had her maiden voyage (although renamed for the day…more on that later) at the club’s mega-pirate event, Against All Flags! The brainchild of Fly, of the dice-whisperer fame, this was the pirate event to …

Battle of Chaeronea 338BC using Ancient Battlelines Clash

Posted on September 13th, 2014 under , , . Posted by

IntroductionThis is game 18 in play testing my ancient rules by replaying historical battles.  The latest version of ‘Ancient Battlelines Clash’ is on its own blog page. I am play testing the rules by replaying all the Peter Sides scenarios …

Battle Review: Chaos Space Marines vs Tyranids

Posted on September 11th, 2014 under , , , , , . Posted by

Thor

Last night I played a 1,650 40K game against Tyranids with my Disciples of Twilight, Chaos Space Marines. I decided to do something different and that’s run a very Nurgley list. I haven’t run a Nurgle heavy list in a very, very long time. H…

AAR : A Train to Trieste, Chapter 4, episode 4 ….

Posted on September 5th, 2014 under , . Posted by

((Here is the set up, the players are defending the trains shipment of equipment to be used as a defensive screen vs the Barons Anti Airship Super Weapon beam! Traveling through the mountains on their way to Trieste from Germany, a trip of several days…

Black Templars Vs Eldar – Video Battle Report.

Posted on August 30th, 2014 under , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

  Hello there Reader.   I know it’s been a while since my last update but that doesn’t mean I have been idle. Quite on the contrary, I’ve been producing a lot in the hobby front, and that’s exactly why I have decided to surf the inspi…

Weekly Round up 24/08/2014 – More Nautical High Jinx

Posted on August 24th, 2014 under , , , , , . Posted by

It may be obvious to many that I am currently experiencing a little nautical bloom so to speak. The Great hall has this week seen a big boost in the amount of preparation and work on my new rules, with another round of play testing this week with all t…

Gen khaann……zzzzz!

Posted on August 21st, 2014 under , , , , , , , . Posted by

Another Gen Con in the bucket!  This was by far the best Gen Con to date for Mantic, so let’s wrap up. First let’s talk events!  Pathfinder Mike Carter ran several play and learn Kings of War events with a total of 168 participants and a giant Mega-battle at 6000pts a side!  Much fun was […]

Warhammer Quest (simplified) with my children

Posted on August 17th, 2014 under , , . Posted by

IntroductionI mentioned on some forum that I occasionally played Warhammer Quest with my children.  The response was that I should post a report of one of the game, just to show how it goes.The boxBackgroundThe gameMy best friend gave me the optio…

Hold the Town! – Peninsular Scenario

Posted on August 17th, 2014 under , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

“¡Vamos, muchacos!”Tim and I had a highly entertaining battle at the Croydon venue this Saturday past. I came up with a scenario where my Spanish brigade (including my new Zaragossa Regiment. ¡Viva!) held the village and a vital road junction. The Fr…

Gruntz Batrep – Patrol action on Malvee

Posted on August 16th, 2014 under , , , , , , . Posted by

Rhys played his first game of Gruntz the other day.  He has been collecting his army slowly over the last couple of months and I’ve been painting them for him.  He gets units or vehicles as rewards for being good at school.  As I’ve mentioned before…

Battle Review: Chaos Space Marines vs Iron Hands

Posted on August 15th, 2014 under , , , , , , . Posted by

Thor

Wednesday night I played a 1,600 game of Warhammer 40K against Space Marines, Iron Hands specifically. As usual we played a Maelstrom of War mission and got the one where you start with one card and gain on each additional turn. The list I brought alon…

Dropzone Commander Battle Report – Operation Cyan Rapier: Phase 2

Posted on August 15th, 2014 under , , , . Posted by

My buddy Stephen and I played our second game of the campaign we have going “Operation Cyan Rapier.” I’ll talk about Phase (game) 1 later, but today’s game was the follow-on from that game in which the UCM managed to successfully extract a Praetorian insertion team that had gone into enemy territory to link up […]

The Road to Hue : A Vietnam BatRep

Posted on August 11th, 2014 under , , , , . Posted by

On Saturday Posties Reject ‘Smiffy’ (Mark) ran another Vietnam game using all his growing collection of figures and his own rule-set. This is the second time I have played the rules and aside from a few minor tweaks they remained unchanged from last ti…

GP Utrecht report – a view from the trenches

Posted on August 11th, 2014 under , , , . Posted by

And so my second GP of my Magic career has come to pass with the Utrecht 2015 Grand Prix, and on the contrary to London two years ago, this one was a whole weekend of card chucking.Before we start a rather odd tale of very odd games, let`s recap my per…