Posts Tagged ‘Tactics’

Analysis: Astra Militarum in 8th Ed, Troops Units

Posted on June 24th, 2017 under , , . Posted by

Let’s analyse the Troops options available to Astra Militarum. This review is from a competitive play perspective, at around 2000 pts scale.
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Analysis: Astra Militarum in 8th Ed, HQ Units

Posted on June 22nd, 2017 under , , , , . Posted by

Let’s analyse the HQ options available to Astra Militarum. Like all my reviews, this will be from a competitive play perspective, at around 2000 pts scale, so keep that in mind as we dive in!
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Analysis: Exploiting 8th Ed, 31" Infantry Charge

Posted on June 14th, 2017 under , , . Posted by

GW did a pretty good job at constraining combo potential in the 8th Ed ruleset, based on the Faction keyword system; however, where that system is relaxed, exploit opportunities present themselves. This time we’ll look at how to make a 31″+ with some Imperium Infantry.
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Analysis: Astra Militarum in 8th Ed, Heavy Weapons

Posted on June 13th, 2017 under , , . Posted by

Up next on the review agenda are the heavy weapons available to the Astra Militarum.
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Analysis: Astra Militarum in 8th Ed, Special Weapons

Posted on June 8th, 2017 under , , . Posted by

The eternal trinity of Plasma, Melta and Flamer remains sacred to the Astra Militarum Faction in 8th Ed, even more so than faith in the Emperor or fear of Commissars! But which weapon is optimal?

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Analysis: Astra Militarum in 8th Ed, Leman Russ Weapons

Posted on June 7th, 2017 under , , . Posted by

The good old Leman Russ is as tough as an old boot in 8th Ed, but can it dish out what it can take? And with seven different flavours to choose from, which is the optimal heavy tank for the Astra Militarum?

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Analysis: Astra Militarum in 8th Ed, Orders

Posted on June 6th, 2017 under , , . Posted by

Orders remain a signature feature of the Astra Militarum Faction in 8th Ed, allowing their combat-weak characters to add significant utility to other units. Let’s take a look at the new Orders and consider how they will influence list building and tactics.
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Analysis: Exploiting 8th Ed, Tactical Reserves and Null Deployment

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

The new 40k 8th Ed ruleset looks great: streamlined, balanced, faster, it’s everything we’ve asked for. But is it perfectly watertight and un-exploitable? Of course not! Let’s start by exploiting Tactical Reserves, or ‘How to Deep Strike Everything in 8th Ed’.

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Tactica Blood Angels: Archangels Orbital Intervention Force

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

Since you have had to put up with Discordian bloggign about Xenos so much lately, lets talk about what really matters: BLOOD ANGELS! And what is best about them right now? THE ARCHANGEL’S ORBITAL INTERVENTION FORCE!Hopefully you can use this before 8th…

Tactica Blood Angels: Archangels Orbital Intervention Force

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

Since you have had to put up with Discordian bloggign about Xenos so much lately, lets talk about what really matters: BLOOD ANGELS! And what is best about them right now? THE ARCHANGEL’S ORBITAL INTERVENTION FORCE!Hopefully you can use this before 8th…

Tactics in Test of Honour – Part 2

Posted on April 13th, 2017 under , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

Hopefully, you all enjoyed part one of the article so let’s not beat around the bush and get straight on with the second part. Spearmen […]

Tactics in Test of Honour – Part 1

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

Due to very popular demand,  I’ve been asked to do a Tactics article.  So the how to get the best from your force sort of […]

Test of Honour – Force Construction (Part 2)

Posted on March 29th, 2017 under , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

So I hope people found the first part of this article helpful and in most cases it’s going to have given people more questions than […]

Test of Honour – Force Construction (Part 1)

Posted on March 27th, 2017 under , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

At last Test of Honour is finally out and we can start looking through the huge mountain of cards and start working out what we’re […]

Full Thrust : Berserker Warmachine Conversion

Posted on March 26th, 2017 under , , , , , , . Posted by

This is a conversion from the Berserker novel series from Fred Saberhagen. It is very powerful and should be treated with extreme care The machine was a vast self contained fortress, set countless millennia ago by its unknown makers to destroy a par…