Tournament Circuit Armies

With GW posting the results of the Tournament Circuit events from January 10th to February 10th, there’s an interesting spread of armies. I plugged in the results to a spreadsheet, and gave each 1st place finish 3 points, each 2nd place finish 2 points, and each 3rd place finish 1 point. Some may be no […]

How to Handle Fear

With two of the top tier armies being Vampire Counts and Daemons, and with loads of fun stuff in Skaven and Beasts book, psychology is hard to ignore. Even though its impact on the game has been lessened from a game rules perspective (you no longer have to test if you’re already engaged in combat), […]

Paint and Play Feburary

This is a recap of what happened last month in the paint and play, that way I’m all caught up. I had been posting this on Warseer, but I’m trying to consolidate here. February was the first month, and we had to bring 500 point lists. With a Vulkan themed double landraider list as my […]

2010 Paint and Play, Part 1

Our local gaming group at Dragon’s Lair Comics has a history of doing “Paint and Play Leagues” for fantasy. The premise is simple: start off with a small army (250-500 points), and then every few weeks increase the size by 250 points. Each installment, you get judged based on your painting and earn points for […]

A Glimpse at the Blood Angels

With the Blood Angels codex almost here, everyone is freaking out.  Here are my thoughts (although these should be taken with a grain of salt since I’ve yet to play a game over 1000 points):