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”

What the FAQ? Understanding the Bastilodon’s save

OK, I admit it – I was entirely bewildered by that Seraphon FAQ.  Luckily, I was able to call in some help from the kind people in the Gloomspite Whatsapp group (shoutout to Craig, Will, Hammy and Nathan), but I’ve seen the discussion and questions continue online.  This is my attempt to provide a definitiveContinue reading “What the FAQ? Understanding the Bastilodon’s save”

SAGT List Analysis: Power Picks and Coolest Lists

It’s the most wonderful time Yes the most wonderful time Oh the most wonderful time Of the year ~ Andy Williams TO’d by the legends that are Doom and Matthew “Wildform” Weiss, South Australia Grand Tournament GT, aka SAGT, aka Saggy T, is already established as one of the highlights of the Australian calendar. LastContinue reading “SAGT List Analysis: Power Picks and Coolest Lists”

Pebbles on the Podium: Dalton’s Rogue Idol Smashes It

The third and final article in our series on Summer Smash is an interview with Dalton Copeland. Dalton will be very familiar by now to followers of the Blog, so let’s join him for the journey as the Big Waaagh rolls into town! Dalton Copeland, Australia Dalton is one of Australia’s top Destruction players, regularlyContinue reading “Pebbles on the Podium: Dalton’s Rogue Idol Smashes It”

Summer Smash Tournament Review: Big Wins for the Big Waaagh!

It always seems impossible until it’s done ~ Nelson Mandela The Event ROAD TRIP! Summer Smash 2020 was hosted by the Throw The Dice team in Geelong, less than a 2 hour drive and in the great State of Victoria.  Rich and the guys have done a great job building up their scene over theContinue reading “Summer Smash Tournament Review: Big Wins for the Big Waaagh!”

Ironjawz White Dwarf Battalions: Leaks and Analysis

’Tis impossible to be sure of any thing but Death and Taxes ~ Christopher Bullock (1716) Well lookie here!  Some kind soul has leaked photos of the latest White Dwarf Battalions, and this time around it’s Ironjawz that are getting the love.  Come On You Boyz In Green! We’ve seen a couple of these White DwarfContinue reading “Ironjawz White Dwarf Battalions: Leaks and Analysis”

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”