In this battle report, it is Astra Militarum vs Orks for my first ever game against Orks in 8th Edition. The game was at Boards and Swords in Derby. I have taken four different regiments in this game – it should be quite a spectacle! This was against Ed’s Orks, Ed runs Wargames Tournaments which sells laser cut MDF terrain. 2,000 Point Astra Militarum List Cadian Battalion Detachment – Emperor‘s Wrath Artillery Company This is my anti-horde detachment. The Wyverns will be AP1 with the Warlord Trait which will be very useful against the 6+ Save that Orks have. I’ve […] The post Astra Militarum vs Orks – Using Four Regiments – 2,000 Points appeared first on Warhammer 40K Blog.
This is a new venture for me – taking on Ad Mech & Knights and with a Vigilus Ablaze Mission! Sort of, kind of, dreading this. It’ll be the most shooty army I have faced for a long time and I’m not sure how I’ll hold up. We will be playing a mission of Vigilus Defiant, we rolled on the day for this. Never miss an article? Subscribe! Cadian Astra Militarum 2,000 Points List This isn’t an all-powerful list. A win would be nice but there are elements of pure destruction like my newly completed Leman Russ and then there […] The post Vigilus Ablaze Mission – Ad Mech & Knights vs Astra Militarum – 2,000 Points appeared first on Warhammer 40K Blog.
It's been a while since I played against Chris' Genestealer Cult and I'm sure he has some new tricks up his sleeve. The post Genestealer Cult vs Cadian, Steel Legion & Catachan – 2,000 points appeared first on Warhammer 40K Blog.
I have a guest post today from Guard Daddy – an update on Imperial Guard Infantry. His last article in Astra Militarum Infantry proved very successful and remains one of the most popular articles on this 40K Blog. Playing a pure Imperial Guard Infantry or an infantry heavy list has a number of benefits. Firstly, and perhaps most importantly is the rule of cool! For me, the attraction of the Imperial Guard has always been the feeling of cheering for the little guy! A Guardsman is clearly just a human in the battle against the monstrous horrors of the 41st millennium. He […] The post Imperial Guard Infantry Update appeared first on Warhammer 40K Blog.
It’s a biggy today! 2,000 delicious points of gaming at Boards and Swords! The Astra Militarum with some Custodians will take on Chris’ Genestealer Cult again, it’s a rematch. Last time we played this Genestealer Cult vs Astra Militarum match, I lost on the Supply Drop Mission from Chapter Approved. Not got an Astra Militarum army, but interested? Check out my Getting Started series. Never miss an article? Subscribe! Astra Militarum 2,000 Points This gives me 15CP which is knocked down to 10 before the game begins because my extra Astra Militarum relics cost 3CP, the Custodian relic costs 1CP and […] The post Genestealer Cult vs Astra Militarum and Custodians – 2,000 Points appeared first on Warhammer 40K Blog.