Tactics

2Q22 Faction Focus: Jack Harpster Talks Grey Knights

Games Workshop dropped its Q2 Balance Dataslate for 40k in mid-April, dramatically changing a number of key factions. Astra Militarum, Marines and Sisters were buffed, Harlequins, T’au, and Custodes were nerfed, and some key game rules were changed. Now...

2Q22 Post-Dataslate Faction Focus: Orks

Games Workshop dropped its Q2 Balance Dataslate for 40k in mid-April, dramatically changing a number of key factions. Astra Militarum, Marines and Sisters were buffed, Harlequins, T’au, and Custodes were nerfed, and some key game rules were changed. Now...

Malifaux Burns, Part 1: The Guild

Malifaux Burns: An Introduction Remember the Governor-General?  Well, he's back!  In immolated form! Last September, at Gen Con, Wyrd released the first full expansion book for Third Edition: Malifaux Burns!  This svelte little book included more than 80 new models, including...

Start Competing: Death Guard Tactics (Updated 5/16/2022)

Do you like being really, really hard to kill? Do you like to dish out your vengeance to enemies in a slow, methodical fashion? Do you think Nurglings are adorable? Then Death Guard may be the army for you! Death...

Start Competing: Chaos Space Marines Tactics (Updated 5/16/2022)

Do you like playing the bad guys? Do you think that Imperial space marines are kind of lame? Do you generally feel OK about cavorting with daemons and making dark pacts with the ruinous powers that will pit you...

Start Competing: Thousand Sons Tactics (Updated 5/16/2022)

Are you a fan of sorcerous tricks that buff your units and hurt those of your enemies? Do you dream of drowning your enemies in a sea of mortal wounds? Were you the person who always played a mage...

Blood Bowl – The complete guide to Fouling

Fouling has always been one of the most satisfying actions in Blood Bowl, and in Blood Bowl: Second Season Edition it received a couple of interesting buffs.  In this article we're going to look at both the new and...

Hear Me Out – Using Gobsprakk in Big Waaagh

Alternative Title: Why there's a big Gobby shaped hole in your heart. Why are you writing an entire article about Gobsprakk? Good question, past version of me. It’s because Big Waaagh have started to raise eyebrows in the competitive scene over...

A Song of Ice and Fire: How To Handle Invincibility

SOIAF is a really good game. There’s enough happening on the tactical layer with cards, NCUs, and various tricks that it makes a game about putting rectangles into different rectangles incredibly spicy. Every so often I hit some incredible...

How to Gain Grounds and Influence People

Welcome back, Mali-folks!  It turns out I did not instantly die upon completing the Faction Focus series, and since I'm still here, I figured I might as well provide you with some more Mal-content.  So today we're going to...