The day is here, the big game between myself and my long standing nemesis – The Salamanders. Who turned out to be mostly not Salamanders and to have zero Drop Pods. Which was a bit alarming, because I’d geared my list around being anti Drop Pod. This game was a big deal to me, I really wanted to win! So here is the outcome with [...]
It’s that time of year again folks! Time to play my Salamanders buddywith his Drop Pod list and try not to be totally destroyed. To this end it’s time for a change of strategy. Gone are the lists of 7 Leman Russ and an Infantry Platoon backed up by Raven Guard allies with Shrike. In with some Astra Militarum Formations including [...]
I was really excited to be running the Raven Guard Shadowstrike Kill Team formation in my recent games. It’s only a simple formation but it brings a whole new element of play to the Astra Militarum.
With the main detachment out of the way we can surge on (*cough* it’s been over 120 days since I started writing this article) and take a look at a half decent vehicle based formation available in Mont’Ka and the Cadia Supplement from Black Library. The “Emperor’s Fist” Armoured Company formation seems to be [...]
Astra Militarum formations and detachment have finally arrived! Yeah! My Mont’Ka book arrived last week and I was really stoked to finally get it after seeing all the leaks and peeks online. I am glad to say that it doens’t disappoint. This article will focus on the core of the Cadian Battle Group and the basic choices you need [...]
I’ve recently read my first 40K book, Yarrick: Imperial Creed by David Annandale. I’ve a long way to go in terms of 40K reading and this was a great start for me. The book had a good mixture of action, story and plot twists set across the murky political landscape of Mistral – a planet taken over by heresy, or is it? We see [...]