Blood Bowl

40K BADCAST 138 – DAN PLAYS A LOT OF BLOOD BOWL

The Goonhammer group is made up of dozens of multi-talented authors, many of whom have other projects outside of the site. In addition to their work here, Dan Boyd and Campbell "SRM" McLaughlin have their own podcast, the 40K...

Goonhammer Hot Take: The November 2023 Blood Bowl FAQ

Hello, Sports Fans! Welcome to the first Blood Bowl Hot Take in a while. This morning, GW graced us with a brand new FAQ for our favorite sports-themed skirmish game, so let’s dig in and see what we’ve got. Dan...

Blood Bowl – The Post-World Cup Meta Update

It was a mere three months ago that we last took a look at the Blood Bowl Competitive Meta, but since then we’ve had the small matter of the Blood Bowl World Cup, the largest competitive BB event ever. ...

Hammer of Math: Blood Bowl Apothecaries & Kegs

This week's Hammer of Math takes a look at the math behind Apothecaries in Blood Bowl. Blood Bowl is not a game for the faint of heart (depending on the team a heart isn't required at all), and injuries and...

Blood Bowl – Halfling Team Guide

Halflings are ever the butt of the joke in Blood Bowl. Unlike their Tolkeinian brethren they are no bastions of idyllic, noble pastoralism, but a band of greedy, shiftless cheats with no more honour than your average goblin. In...

Blood Bowl – Dwarf Team Guide

The Dwarves are one of the classic fantasy races, and have been at the heart of Blood Bowl since its earliest days.  With famous teams such as the Dwarf Giants, the Warhammerers and the Grudgebearers, they have been one...

Blood Bowl – How To Advance Your Cage

Hi Blood Bowl fans!  The humble cage is one of the most common sights on the field, and we looked briefly at how you should go about forming one in our recent article.  As I said back then, advancing...

Blood Bowl – State Of The Competitive Meta 2023

It’s been half a year since we completed our coverage of 2022’s Blood Bowl Tournament meta, and we now have a whole new raft of data to pore over and analyse how the world of competitive Blood Bowl in...

Blood Bowl – Human Team Guide

Humans, the most vanilla and unexciting race in Blood Bowl!  For many years one of the default teams in any Blood Bowl set, the Humans have recently been usurped by their wealthier and snootier cousins, the Imperial Nobles.  But...

Blood Bowl – Moving From Beginner to Intermediate

We’ve been running regular Blood Bowl coverage here on Goonhammer for a good while now. As you might expect from a site with such a strong pedigree in competitive gaming coverage, we’ve leaned toward the more experienced players in...