Posts Tagged ‘Rules’

Test of Honour – Alternative Ideas

Posted on February 22nd, 2018 under , , , , , , . Posted by

Those of you who are on the Test of Honour Facebook page are going to know that this is an area I post a lot of […]

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My Unofficial Battlegroup: Cold War – Soviet VDV Desant Division Battlegroup List

Posted on February 21st, 2018 under , , . Posted by

So – much to my embarrassment – here is another list that I had forgotten about….Turns out it was a lot more finished than I remembered – even more finished than the West German Jaeger list.I do need to explain that I have split the Soviet VDV into t…

My Unofficial Battlegroup: Cold War – BAOR Infantry Division List

Posted on February 13th, 2018 under , , . Posted by

Pretty random update today.Yesterday I was asked if I was going to do a British Infantry list for my BG: Cold War variant.  I went and had a quick look around as I knew I had started such a list – and then realised it was actually about 98% comple…

My Unofficial Battlegroup: Cold War – Quick Reference Sheet(s)

Posted on February 12th, 2018 under , , . Posted by

So finally I’ve gotten around to loading this up.  I took a little while to review as I’ve made a fair amount of changes over time, so I needed to make sure it was up-to-date and matched the rules.  I’d say if you find any differences between…

Kings of War Trial Game

Posted on February 9th, 2018 under , , . Posted by

DeploymentFirst game of the year and I’ve gone for a game I’ve not really played before, Kings of War. Now in it’s 2nd edition and reasonably popular at the club, mainly due to the speed of the quick play style rules and the speed at which things can b…

My Unofficial Battlegroup:Cold War – Norwegian and USMC AFV Data

Posted on February 5th, 2018 under , , . Posted by

Sorry it’s been a while since updates.  It’s partly because I’ve been a bit busy and partly because I’ve been in mourning for the loss of The Guild.  It’s very sad that it’s gone – mainly due to the loss of all that content, knowledge and ins…

Battle Companies – Middle Earth Strategy Battle Game

Posted on January 31st, 2018 under , , , . Posted by

As reported in my last post, I was looking to pick up a copy of one of GWs’ latest offerings, namely Middle Earth Strategy Battle Game Battle Companies. This I have done and spent a wee bit of time going over the rules contained there in.The hard bound…

A quick comment

Posted on January 24th, 2018 under , , . Posted by

Hi AllJust something I should have made more clear from my first post on the Unofficial Battlegroup:Cold War rules (and I’ve now gone back and updated that page):I’ve shared various iterations of these rules with Piers and Warwick who have provided ver…

My Totally Unofficial Battlegroup:Cold War – Aircraft Data

Posted on January 21st, 2018 under , , . Posted by

The second post for the day revolves around aircraft data that will allow you to use the aircraft listed in the army lists.  Please not weapons data is not included here – it is found in the relevant section on aircraft in the army lists.NATO Airc…

My Totally Unofficial Battlegroup:Cold War – some Northern Front Lists

Posted on January 21st, 2018 under , , . Posted by

Hi everyone – a couple of very quick posts today – the first of which will have links to several NATO and one Soviet list for the Northern (Arctic) Front.  These can of course be combined with the Soviet Naval Infantry and Danish lists I’ve previo…

My Totally Unofficial Battlegroup:Cold War – some Central Front AFV and Weapon Data

Posted on January 18th, 2018 under , , . Posted by

As the final part of this weeks uploads which will complete everything you really need to play my variant of Battlegroup:Cold War I’m adding all the Soviet and NATO AFV and gun data for the lists I provided earlier this week.First up the NATO info:Cana…

My Totally Unofficial Battlegroup:Cold War – some Central Front Soviet Lists

Posted on January 17th, 2018 under , , . Posted by

Now onto Part 3 of the upload of my Totally Unofficial Battlegroup: Cold War informationToday I’ve uploaded the two primary Soviet lists for Central Front scenarios.  They are as follows:Soviet Tank Division BattlegroupSoviet Motorised Rifle Infan…

Successor Chapters, Warlord Traits, Relics, and the Tradition of "Counts As"

Posted on January 17th, 2018 under , , , , , . Posted by

Successor Chapters are a core tenant of playing Space Marines. They allow us, the hobbyists, to create our own unique individual forces with their own paint schemes. It keeps Space Marines interesting. Without them we would be stuck with only:-Ult…

My Totally Unofficial Battlegroup:Cold War – some Central Front NATO Lists

Posted on January 16th, 2018 under , , . Posted by

OK – part 2of the upload of my Totally Unofficial Battlegroup:Cold War information.Today I’ve uploaded my completed NATO Central Front Lists.  They are as follows:West German Panzer Division (works for Panzergrenadiers as well)United Stated Armour…

My Totally Unofficial Battlegroup:Cold War Rules

Posted on January 14th, 2018 under , . Posted by

For the first post of 2018 (and my 400th post) I have a short but significant (to me anyway) link to share.  After seeing another Battlegroup Cold War type rules variant posted on The Guild, I asked Piers and Warwick if they were OK with me postin…

Impressions: Round Of Fire Universal Skirmish Rules

Posted on January 12th, 2018 under , , , , . Posted by

As someone who reads a lot of rules, I should really starting asking for money every time someone calls their ruleset “revolutionary” – it would probably make me more than my current Adsense performance. In most cases people trying something new end up combining elements seen elsewhere in new combinations which do play in a … Continue reading Impressions: Round Of Fire Universal Skirmish Rules

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Dreadball 2.0 Rules review

Posted on January 4th, 2018 under , , , , , , , . Posted by

Like a lot of people I have been eagerly waiting for the Dreadball 2.0 kickstarter to be completed. It may have taken longer than stated […]

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Review: The Men Who Would Be Kings

Posted on December 17th, 2017 under , . Posted by

To play with my recently unearthed Anglo Zulu War armies we picked up Osprey’s The Men Who Would Be Kings, by Dan Mersey – the same author as our much played Lion and Dragon Rampant.

While the rules are definitely in the same family tree, they…

5 Things I Hate/Love About Eldar, 8th Edition

Posted on December 10th, 2017 under , , , . Posted by

Discordian here again, this time with my love and hate relationship with Alderannians… Ailerons…. screw it, Eldar in 8th edition thus far!Here is the Love1. Craftworlds being a thingI’ve been playing long enough to remember that Craftworlds us…

5 Things I Hate/Love About Eldar, 8th Edition

Posted on December 10th, 2017 under , , , . Posted by

Discordian here again, this time with my love and hate relationship with Alderannians… Ailerons…. screw it, Eldar in 8th edition thus far!Here is the Love1. Craftworlds being a thingI’ve been playing long enough to remember that Craftworlds us…

The New Vehicle Design Rules: A Gee Dub Flub

Posted on December 4th, 2017 under , , , , , , . Posted by

Well the Chapter Approved is here. By and large I like it I suppose. Wish it had Custodes stuff, disagree with some of their points decisions, etc. etc.But there is one thing in there that had SOOOOOOOOO much potential and it was ultimately squanderedT…

The New Vehicle Design Rules: A Gee Dub Flub

Posted on December 4th, 2017 under , , , , , , . Posted by

Well the Chapter Approved is here. By and large I like it I suppose. Wish it had Custodes stuff, disagree with some of their points decisions, etc. etc.But there is one thing in there that had SOOOOOOOOO much potential and it was ultimately squanderedT…

Necromunda – The Scavvies are back in town.

Posted on November 25th, 2017 under , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

  Welcome back hive scum it has been a long time but it is once again that time to dive into the sump and get […]

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5 Things I Hate/Love About Grey Knights, 8th Edition

Posted on November 20th, 2017 under , , , . Posted by

Sorry for the long break! Discordian here with my love and hate relationship with Grey Knights in 8th edition thus far!Here is the Love1. Mind PowersI really appreciate that the psychic chapter got +1 to casting and deny for their detachment rules…

5 Things I Hate/Love About Grey Knights, 8th Edition

Posted on November 20th, 2017 under , , , . Posted by

Sorry for the long break! Discordian here with my love and hate relationship with Grey Knights in 8th edition thus far!Here is the Love1. Mind PowersI really appreciate that the psychic chapter got +1 to casting and deny for their detachment rules…