Ratlings


7 Ratlings Completed

More Ratlings now completed! I now have 17 of these little guys done! Never miss an article? Subscribe! The 17 Ratlings don’t amount to many wounds against most targets. A Toughness 4 target with a 3+ Save will take 2 Wounds and a single Mortal Wound on average. That’s three Wounds in total from 17 shots. It’s not great but I just love these little guys. Getting to 30 would be enough I think. Three squads of ten. That’s also the limit when using The Rule of Three. I get most of mine from eBay. Although I just happened upon […] The post 7 Ratlings Completed appeared first on Warhammer 40K Blog.

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Ratlings of Tanglethorn Pt.16: Judgement Night

It had been a week since the last street fight with the Roaches. Afheesh had just finished guard duty, already changed out of his colors, and bopping his way to the Dancing Rat. Surprisingly, it had been an interesting day. Near the end of the shift, he had ended up in the Bronze Tankard with his squad. Not much earlier, the ratling had single-handedly helped to avoid a confrontation between his squad and a group of Moth gang members. At the Bronze Tankard Afheesh paid for the entire squad’s drinks and on top of that, he had sprung for “the good stuff”. Random Guard (the same one that started the trouble with the Moths earlier): “Haw, Haw! Didn’t know that ratlings were so RICH! Maybe next time we make your cut a little SMALLER! Haw, haw! Afheesh (pulling one of his weapons): “Oh yeah! I’ll make YOURS a little smaller!” Afheesh proceeded to try to mash the butt-spike of his troll-make weapon into the eye of the offender. The guard parried with his short-sword and their weapons locked. Sergean

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Rats of Tanglethorn Pt.15: Gangsters in Paradise

Early evening over the city of Tanglethorn, the dimming sky was aflame with yellow, red, pink, and smoky orange. Already a deep bluish gloom shrouded the narrow alleys completely and the already long shadows of buildings flowed like widening black rivers on either side of the wide paved boulevards. Along these murky paths, the group moved through the streets like the murderous thieves in the night that they were in pursuit of gangsters. The group of shadows led by Afheesh (played by me), was followed by a zigzagging Wufcor (played by Isis), the pad foot Sikeek (played by Jenn) taking up the rear. Afheesh had thought that the scrawny Needles (played by Natalie) had not been able to keep up but was proven wrong when the group came to a stop under cover and where they had a superior vantage, behind some rain barrels. Needles had just appeared from seemingly nowhere when Afheesh turned to survey his troops. The ratlings had been tracking a small group of low-level Roaches (a little history and a little

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Rats of Tanglethorn Pt.14: Wicked Blades

A readied blade whooshed past Wufcor’s head. Afheesh (played by yours truly) charged the human fighter one of his paired psi-like weapons parried easily as the second found its target. The human fighter winced trying to back further into the room as the ratlings flooded in. Sikeek (played by Jenn) dashed into the gap and buried her dagger to the hilt in his side. Blood ran all over the floor even so the fighter in bronze plate gritted his teeth, stopped, and stood his ground. Wufcor (played by Isis) leapt back in and caught him under the arm blood spurting everywhere as the evil ratling laughed. The fighter swung his sword desperately at Sikeek who was still angling for an opening in her opponent’s defenses. He missed by a hair. Again, Afheesh jumped in one of his weapons getting clinched by the fighter’s longsword the other, however, rammed into the human’s throat. As a result, the fighter dropped immediately to his knees as a pained expression came over his clean features. Afheesh tore his weapon free;

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Astra Militarum vs Necrons Battle Report – 1,750 Points

It’s been a while since my last game but today we have the Astra Militarum vs Necrons at 1,750 points at Boards and Swords. Apologies this isn’t one of the I Play your Astra Militarum Lists. I had done this list a while ago to play again Dave because he painted the Custodians and Eisenhorn models. Therefore it was only right I used them to beat him – right!? Never miss an article? Subscribe! Astra Militarum List Company Commander with Grand Strategist, Kurov’s Aquila and Bolt Pistol Company Commander with Laurels of Command A Primaris Pysker 3x Infantry Squads with Vox […] The post Astra Militarum vs Necrons Battle Report – 1,750 Points appeared first on Warhammer 40K Blog.

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