The Week Ending August 11, 2019
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:
- 40K Badcast Episode 55 – “75% Pizza”
The 40k Badcast
In this week’s episode of the Badcast, the boys are back on their bullshit, talking about new space marines and gatekeeping in the hobby.
- Glazing Tutorial
Darren Latham did a great Glazing Tutorial this week on his Instagram.
- GW Daily Painting Guides Return
We were happy to see Games Workshop pick up the daily painting guides and tips again. It’s good content.
- 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.
- Ray Dranfield on Twitter
Ray’s the chief designer of all the excellent Games Workshop plastic terrain kits that have been coming out, and his Twitter feed features lots of hobbies and tips for working with the terrain and making cool stuff.This
Another big week for Goonhammer content, starting with our How to Paint Everything series on Ynnari and ending with our guide to Astra Militarum tactics.
- Start Competing: Astra Militarum/Imperial Guard Tactics
by Corrode and Naramyth
This week’s most popular article looks at strategies and tactics for playing with Imperial Guard.
- Tournament Preview – Three Cool Lists From the London Open
Wings has a preview of both his list and plans for the upcoming London Open event, and also a rundown of three lists he plans to face and how he’ll deal with them.
- How to Paint Everything: The Visarch
This week we started a three-part series on painting the Ynnari, beginning with the Visarch.
- How to Base Everything: Metal Spaceship Decks
ANAmal.net put together a great tutorial this week on how to make the custom bases he’s been doing for his new Tau army. They’re quick, cheap, and easy to make.
- Video Game Review: Battlefleet Gothic 2: Armada
by Jonathan Bernhardt
This week, Bernhardt reviews the second game in the Battlefleet Gothic series, the excellent BFG 2: Armada.
- The Road to NOVA: Crunch Time
This week we looked at the final sprint to NOVA and where everyone’s army currently stands.