Hammer of Math

Hammer of Math: In Which We Mathematically Prove the Wraithknight is Bullshit

We're... a bit On One this week, after having to suffer through yet another week of Eldar dominance in our weekly Competitive Innovations columns. This week's Hammer of Math takes a fair and balanced look at a unit which...

Hammer of Math: Thousand Sons Kindred Sorcery

This week's Hammer of Math looks at the effects and synergies of the Kindred Sorcery detachment rule for Thousand Sons Cults of Magic in Warhammer 40k.  I don't envy the folks who write rules at Games Workshop. There's a lot...

Hammer of Math: Going First in 10th Edition – August, 2023

Welcome back, Dear Reader, to Hammer of Math, which these past few weeks has been under my leadership as we've delved deep into the statistical data from 10th edition games. This week the journey continues, and we'll be taking...

Hammer of Math: 10th Edition Secondary Objective Statistics

Welcome back to Hammer of Math, Dear Reader. Last time around I Looked at primary scoring and promised I'd be back "relatively soon" to talk about Secondary scoring and "soon" has become "now." The data in this week's sample comes...

Hammer of Math: 10th Edition Primary Scoring Statistics

Hello Dear Reader, and welcome back to Hammer of Math. Primaris Kevin was indisposed this week so you once again get me, pulling statistics data from our stats site, 40kstats. Last time around I talked about datamining datasheets and promised a...

Hammer of Math: Leviathan Deck Mission Rules in Warhammer 40k 10th Edition

This week’s Hammer of Math looks at the Mission Rules of the Leviathan Mission Deck for Warhammer 40k 10th Edition. In addition to Secondary Missions and Gambits, the 10th Edition of Warhammer 40k introduced Mission Rules within the Leviathan Deck....

Hammer of Math: Warhammer 40k Leviathan Gambit Deck

This week’s Hammer of Math explores the Gambits deck in the Leviathan Mission Deck from Warhammer 40k. In addition to vastly simplifying how secondary objectives work with the Secondary Mission deck, 10th Edition also includes a completely new way to...

Hammer of Math: Warhammer 40k Leviathan Secondary Missions

This week’s Hammer of Math takes a look at the distribution of goals within the Tactical Missions option for Secondary Missions of the Warhammer 40k Leviathan Mission Deck. One of the most significant changes in 10th Edition was the creation...

Hammer of Math: Datamining 10th Edition Datasheets, Part 1

Hello, Dear Reader and welcome back to Robert "TheChirurgeon" Jones subbing in for another Hammer of Math. This week we're taking a look at the juicy data in all of those free datasheets Games Workshop released over the past...

Hammer of Math: Weapon Changes in 40k 10th Edition

This week's Hammer of Math looks at how 10th Edition will change expectations regarding some of the most common weapons in Warhammer 40k. Warhammer 40k is heavily driven by its lore, and a big part of that lore is the...