Matched Play at 1000 Points

Why Bother? Why piss around with smaller games, when you could be playing a proper 2000 point battle? The latter will be more relevant for tournament practice, it opens up more combos and it’s generally where the game is at. I hear ya. But even though 2000 points games are at the heart of theContinue reading “Matched Play at 1000 Points”

Red Giant Issue 452 and 3/4

Great things may come to those who wait, But only the things left by those who hustle ~ Abraham Lincoln White Dwarf has been absolutely smashing it these past 6+ months. When I went to tidy out my hobby area a week or two back, I found that every single issue had multiple reasons whyContinue reading “Red Giant Issue 452 and 3/4”

Sons of Behemat: A Review of the Preview

“Freedom is being in charge of your own destruction” ~ Lindsay Lohan’s Last Fan Well Preview III was the one we were all waiting for!  At 11pm Saturday night, Melbourne time, we got a good look at the new Gargants and learned a little more about them.  The Sons of Behemat Whatsapp was going haywireContinue reading “Sons of Behemat: A Review of the Preview”

Battletome Sons of Behemat: Tall Tales and Charge Fails

I still can’t quite believe it’s happening. This has to be the most BDE move that GW have ever pulled: you have to be super-confident in yourself, your company, your game system and your direction of travel to whip this one out. The buzz is real, the excitement is real, and I’m convinced that thisContinue reading “Battletome Sons of Behemat: Tall Tales and Charge Fails”

Are Orruk Warclans Top Tier?

“Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man’s character, give him power.” ~ Abraham Lincoln Joining me today is Pat Nevan. No doubt familiar to many of you from the Bush Radio podcast, Pat is one of Australia’s top competitive players. Pat specialises in Mortal Khorne and took themContinue reading “Are Orruk Warclans Top Tier?”

What Should We Do About Tzeentch?

“Everyone thinks of changing the world, but no one thinks of changing himself.” ~ Leo Tolstoy Following on from Mike Wendel’s contribution to the discussion, I’ll be presenting at my own ideas for what, if anything, should be done in the upcoming Tzeentch FAQ. Disciples of Tzeentch have made quite the impact on the top tables,Continue reading “What Should We Do About Tzeentch?”

Tzeentch, and the Current State of AOS

In their first set of events with their new book, Disciples of Tzeentch came blasting out the traps and won both Cancon and Heat 1 on the same weekend. A lot of high profile players have had the courage to stick their heads above the parapet and share their honest thoughts on that, including theContinue reading “Tzeentch, and the Current State of AOS”

2020 Wishlist Part Two: White Dwarf, GH20 and Merch

All aboard! Part One of our 2020 Wishlist and Predictions focussed in on Battletomes, both confirmed and speculative; here in Part Two, we’ll be looking at pretty much everything else. As always, it’s a chaotic mish mash of things I believe are likely to happen, and what I’d just love to see; but definitely trendingContinue reading “2020 Wishlist Part Two: White Dwarf, GH20 and Merch”

2020 AOS Wishlist and Predictions Part One: Battletomes

BAM! 2019 smashed into you with a relentless tide of huge releases, and the early signs are that there will be no rest for the wicked. 2020 will be coming at you like a freight train, and with two new books already announced, the metagame is showing no signs of slowing down any time soon.Continue reading “2020 AOS Wishlist and Predictions Part One: Battletomes”

2019: A Year In Plastic

Podcast of the Year Congratualtions to Bush Radio from Measured Gaming: https://mgbushradio.podbean.com/ I do have an interest to declare here, because Joel and Dave are good friends of mine, but these guys have been SMASHING IT. Fair warning, this show gets pretty fucking loose, so it’s not for everybody – and certainly not one toContinue reading “2019: A Year In Plastic”