The Week Ending January 18th, 2020
Although it’s a big internet out there, the Warhammer digital universe is pretty small and spread out. In Content We Liked, we take a look at the articles, videos, podcasts, and products that caught our eyes or were noteworthy during the prior week you might have missed. Here’s what we liked this week:
In the Wild:
- Jack Fejer’s Undead Blood Bowl Coach
@JackFejer via Twitter
The Cadaver Cavaliers have a new head coach, courtesy of Jack’s lovely conversion.
- Ogregut’s Collegiate Arcane Battlemage Conversion
Warhammer Community via Instagram
A lovely paintjob on an inspired conversion using the Genestealer Cult Magus model.
- Titan Tracker App
A cool-looking app for tracking your titan’s status on an iPad.
- Owen Patten’s kitbashed statues
@Owen_Patten via Twitter
This is a cool idea: Combining the Titanicus terrain with 40k Sector Imperialis terrain to create podiums for free-standing statues and add a little variety to your battlefield.
- Some very cool Sisters of Battle from Black Demon Studio
BlackDemonStudio via Instagram
Some very cool paintjobs. We love the OSL effects and the glowing symbols.
- I Wish I Knew This Before Painting My First Miniatures
Squidmar Miniatures via YouTube
A great intro for anyone looking at starting their painting career.
- The Warhammer Stats Engine
A very cool stats and visualization tool for Warhammer
- Coda’s Painting Stream
Coda streams at weird hours owing to being in Australia, but it’s worth your time to stop in on his stream when you can. He recently did a near 24-hour marathon stream with the new Sisters of Battle box.
The new Psychic Awakening release got all the buzz this week, but don’t miss out on the other great stuff our authors wrote.
- Start Collecting: Age of Sigmar
Ellar and co tackle all of the Age of Sigmar “Start Collecting” boxes, talking about how many points they get you, and which ones are a good deal
- How to Build a Warhound
by Greg “ANAmal.net” Chiasson and Robert “TheChirurgeon” Jones
Rob and Greg walk through step-by-step processes for cleaning, assembling, and painting a 28mm Warhound Titan.
- Hot Take: Slaves to Darkness FAQ
A week after our deep look at the new battletome, the FAQ drops. Ellar does a blow-by-blow of what changed and what matters.
- Roads to LVO
Several Goonhammer Authors are prepping for LVO now. Follow along with them as they try to finish their armies and perfect their tactics.
- Video Game Review: Hades
by Jon Bernhardt
Bernhardt reviews Hades, which has now come to Steam early access. Spoiler: It whips
- The Narrative Forge: Path to Shame
Greg, Evan, and Kevin are starting new armies in 40k and embarking on a Path to Shame.
- Kill Team Tactics: Las Vegas Open
by NovemberMIke and Shane Watts
Mike and Shane talk about the format for the Kill Team Tournament at LVO, how to play it, and what you need to know.
- Chapter Approved 2019: Schemes of War
by James “One_Wing” Grover
Following up on last week’s piece about the new Eternal War missions, Wings is talking about the new Schemes missions and how to play them successfully.
- Battle Report: Schemes – Black Legion vs. Custodes
by Robert “TheChirurgeon” Jones
This week, TheChirurgeon is trying out the new Schemes of War missions in Chapter Approved 2019 by testing his Black Legion against some Custodes.