road to LVO

Contemptor Kevin’s Road to LVO 2022: Known Unknowns

Hello friends! By the time you're reading this, I should be in Las Vegas - likely somewhere at the Rio Hotel (1) or otherwise wandering Las Vegas. Specifically at the Moneyline Bar in the Aria. I'm participating in the 40K...

Boon’s Road to LVO: We Built This City on Wrack and Roll

Sunday, January 30th is a big day – frankly one of the biggest days of the season’s calendar. A day to exorcise playoff daemons and finally get over that championship hump, secure a prominent position in history, and prove...

JoeK’s Road to LVO 2022: Prepping The List

The 2022 Las Vegas Open is the largest Age of Sigmar event of the year, with more than 250 registered players competing across 8 rounds in Las Vegas, attracting the best AoS players in the world. Over the last four...

Contemptor Kevin’s Road to the West 4: Bon Tempes, Beignets, and Bad Listbuilding PART 2

"Contemptor" Kevin Stillman's write-up of his experiences at the Games Workshop US Open tournament continues this week as he recaps his Saturday games. If you missed his previous update, you can find it here. D. Saturday Up at 6:00 am to...

Letters From LVO, Day 1

In this series, the Goonhammer authors currently attending LVO write about their experiences at the event, cataloging each day’s games: The trials, the tribulations, the defeats, and the victories. Join us as we take the journey with them. https://youtu.be/n7A05ZVkJdw One day...

The Road to LVO: End of the Road

This is the end, beautiful friend. This is the end, my only friend, the end. I didn't think I'd finish, honestly. But here we are on the eve of LVO and the army is complete. Since the last update  I've had...

Goonhammer’s Last-Minute Guide to the LVO 2020 40k Open

Well readers, the time has finally come - LVO is upon us. And whether you're attending in person this year, making your last-minute preparations, or just planning to follow along at home on stream, we at the Goonhammer gang...

The Road to LVO: We Started in the Basement. Now We’re Here

The Long, Winding Road We started in the basement. Here at Goonhammer, and in garages, basements, bars, and game stores around the world, gamers are talking about lists, travel plans, and last-minute hotel booking procrastination. We all have our paths, from...

The Road to LVO: When You’re Part of the Problem

Today is Monday, 20th January 2020. Tomorrow I will be clambering onto a coach on the way to London Gatwick and so the actual, physical, road to LVO begins, instead of the metaphorical one we've all been on for...

Road to LVO: Terrain and Testing

Vegas looms ever closer and the good news is that I am extremely close to finished hobby-wise. Other than attaching a few already painted gun-swaps and sticking some adhesive gems to base rims for squad markings the only things...