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  1. Daankop, has not been the leader of the Da Big Blue Fist clan for long. Always gifted in the shamanistic ways of the tribe, he had served the previous Prophet as a Wardokk for many years. A few years ago the simple nomadic existence of the tribe had been interrupted by the appearance of strange warriors from the heavens. Wrapped in gold and bathed in blue lightning these warriors descended from the sky and waged war across the plane of Ghur. Da Big Blue Fist met them on the field of battle and were impressed by their martial prowess and stoic resolve. When Daan first saw the warriors from the sky he immediately thought back to his clan’s myths about the hammer of power that fell from the sky in a storm of blue fire. During the battle Daankop struck down one of the heavenly warriors but as he died his form returned to the heavens in a stroke of blue lightning. The blue bolt struck Daankop as it surged skyward and threw him backward, unconscious and tumbling away from the battle. Daankop awoke hours later surrounded by his fellow Fists. They had won the battle but they were not celebrating as normal. Instead a group of Morboys were huddled around him starring in awe. As he looked down at his hands the reason for their fascination became apparent, a soft blue fire was emanating from the blue warpaint on his fists, wrapping him in a pale blue haze. Unsure what was happening Daankop stood there just as transfixed as the crowd grew around him. The stunned silence was broken by the approach of the the Prophet, Kurkuk. Waving his staff at Daankop, the Prophet screamed, “Dat one as been spoilt by da magik of da sky, git him.’ The assembled Fists hesitated. They had all heard tales of the past power of the clan that fell from the sky and they now looked puzzling from Daankop to the blue warpaint that covered their own bodies. Seeing their confusion and overcome by a burning fire inside him Daankop reached forth his hand and let out a great scream. From his hand a stream of blue flame surged forth enveloping Kurkuk. In a matter of seconds Kurkuk was reduced to a pile of ash and the Orruks of Da Big Blue Fist clan were kneeling at Daankop’s feet. They had accepted their new Prophet. In the days that followed Daankop has led the Fists on successful hunt after successful hunt, nothing able to stand against the power of his blue flame and the fervor it inspires in the Fists. In his dreams Daankop sees a vision of himself bathed in blue fire leading the Fists in a great battle against a massive army full of strange and grotesque monsters. Daankop can feel the fire inside him leading him toward this battle and he pushes the Fists ever forward, hunting this prophetic scene. DaanKop’s lead Wardokk is Furkup. An Orruk of unusual intelligence, Furkup had always been fascinated by the tales of the Fists' past glory. This obsession led him down the path of the Wardokk and made him one of Daankop’s first and fiercest followers. For his fervent devotion Daankop rewarded him with a warmask touched with Daan’s blue flame, capable of unleashing the blue fire from its carved eyes. Here are my finished Prophet, his Bale Wind Vortex and my Wardokk. Hope you guys enjoy the fluff, will get some battle reports up soon.
  2. For some time now, we wanted to release a fantasy model that will fit the Age of Sigmar game. We finally succeeded Please welcome our savage demigod. Humongous orkish idol brought to life by the power of twisted gods of war and mayhem. The ancient essence of destruction incarnated in form of giant elemental! Ahle Ghruda models is 12cm high (to shoulders!). You can find more info about this model here: https://hexy-shop.com/shop/fantasy-miniatures/monsters/ork-demigod-ahle-ghruda/
  3. Fanatics - set up rule

    I am a noob an i have a question about fanatics. Rules says: "Release the Fanatics!: Instead of setting up this unit normally, you can place it to one side and say that it is set up in hiding. If you do so, secretly note down one of your units of Moonclan Grots with at least five models for this unit to hide in." "one of your units of Moonclan Grots" means: 1. Only units of grots wchich belongs to Moonclan Grots army (Unit has a name Grots, not Moonclan Grots) - then you can hide fanatics only within grots. 2. Only units which have keyword Moonclan and keyword Grot (keyword Grot not Grots) - then you can hide fanatics within grots, squig hooppers and squig helders 3. Any unit of army Moonclan Grots - then you can hide it within grots, squig hooppers, squig helders and cave squigs. "at least five models" points that 1 is not an answer - "A unit of Grots has 10 or more models." In rule there is no 'keyword' mention so i think is not 2.
  4. Let's chat Grotz and Moonclan

    Hey everyone, I'm about 5 or so months in to Warhammer now. I've been playing Sylvaneth the whole time and love them. Our group is going to do a slow grow after January, we have a tournament here in Australia (we don't have many) and people want to mix it up after prepping so hard for their army. I don't mind, as I used to have a few goblin models as a kid and have massive nostalgia. On the podcasts (not as much scene here) it seems like Moonclan are pretty big, most popular allegiance at Warlords and everyone seems to know someone who plays them. Here it's not quite as nice, I haven't seen a single goblin army at all. I was lucky enough to have the Sylvaneth thread on here as otherwise I'd have no idea what is possible with Sylvaneth given that I've not seen any one else play them (not that I pull of the tactics to any high degree...). Although I'm not the best person to start it, and I can only contribute small things I was curious if any discussion could develop to even close to the same level as the Sylvaneth thread. I guess at the moment grotz are limited by few formations which limits things, and it seems people are holding off for new battletomes atm which is probably wise. I'm not sure what else i'd rather slow grow though, and I guess I can hope for a Moonclan release in particular soon (with hopefully some formations to chuck in some Gitmob warmachines). Would anyone be keen to have a bit of an ongoing discussion? I'm curious what lists people take, I'm not sure if it will be more or less diverse without the formations offered in some of the other armies. Seems like you could mix in various Gitmob grotz for a mixed grot armies, or bring in various other destruction choices while there is no allegiance abilities. I've seen Gorrdrak moonclan mixes, and I'm sure a thundertusk, Gitmob grotz with bows (+ a shaman), or various other combos could work really well with Moonclans impressive stalling and melee combos they can pull off. I'd love to see what you play, how you play, things you think might be good, and etc! Which gitmob warmachines are the best, are warmachines still worth it given the weakness of the crew these days? I have a lot of questions! Cheers, Samuel
  5. Mixed Destruction Synergies

    Hi there I have found that mixed destruction armies are not so popular in tournaments and, at least, in my meta. Moreover, there is not so much discussion about. Well overall is this in all the alliances. I'm not talking about to use the allied option in GH2. I'm thinking more on to use about half or 2/3 of the army of some particular allegiance and the rest of other ones, or even a rainbow of units belonging to all the different armies of destruction. I can understand why and the advantages that brings to build an army around a particular allegiance to get its bonus. The question is, is still mixed destruction armies competitive? Is it possible to build for instance a Orc & Goblins or Ogre Kingdom style age of sigmar army and still be competitive? I can see some good synergies out there: Beastriders + Arroboys kunnig rukk: Probably the most competitive combination in destruction Orruk warboss + Morboys : Morboys with 4 attacks a piece? Yes please Ironjaws + sipderfangs: Ardboys and brutes backed with a cavarly able to load a ridiculous amount of mortal wounds and alpha strike almost everything in the game? Dangerous... Ironjaws + gitmob artillery: Ironjaws with a decent shooting phase? Seems promissing Ogors + grots: Ogors and big count of models? Interesting... Which other combination do you found useful? Or there is any combination that can overshadow the advantage to have an army build around a particular allegance? Did anybody still use Mixed destruction list? and if so what did you tried so far and how it have been the experience?
  6. Good morning all, I thought it was time I got a thread together to gather all my thoughts and progress on my Ironjawz army (perhaps branching into Destruction in a broader sense). I will be including modelling, painting, army lists, battle reports etc etc, I didn't want to do it as a separate blog or anything as I like the idea of keeping it within this Destruction sub forum (which for my money is the best part of the forum at the moment - some great chat, really enthusing me for this army). Hopefully @Ben and the Moderators are cool with this decision. As well as this thread, you will also be able to hear about my exploits on my podcast - The Black Sun. You can find all the most recent episode on this forum, or check out iTunes or www.theblacksun.co.uk - It's not family friendly like most of the other podcasts out there, but is entertaining I like to think. Also I am reasonably active on Twitter, and usually like to post photos of most my games etc. Follow me @the_black_sun I do actually have armies for all 4 of the Grand Alliances in AoS and whilst I am working on all of them simultaneously in various ways, I've definitely noticed my focus begin to increasingly shift towards Destruction. Disclaimer - when the Dark Aelves are released in whatever guise they may be, I am likely to abandon ship and spend all my time in the Order sub forum, being that they are my true Warhammer love, but for now, I'm all about the Ironjawz! I've always been a fan of Orks in Warhammer 40,000 but have never actually played Orcs & Goblins in WFB. So whilst the detractors and troggoths bemoaned the pseudo 40K look of the Ironjawz, I think for me this aesthetic really drew me in and got me going green. So I have already actually played a bunch of games with Ironjawz, having gone "all in", as they say, on the release, but these were all at 100 SCGT points and included a Magma Dragon just to make up the points (oh, and its pretty good!). I figured with the impending release of the General's Handbook, now was a perfect time to draw a line under what's gone so far and start afresh with the new system. We won't get into all the recent allegiance nonsense, you can read about that in other threads. Suffice to say, the Battleline "unlocks" for Ironjawz and the Destruction traits and artefacts make for a pretty nice combination. I'm not saying Ironjawz are going to be out there winning events (certainly not with me using them, if my abysmal results at Call to War are anything to go by!) but I am hoping and somewhat confident they can be competitive...and we have a pretty extensive thread on that right here in this forum! So this is pretty much just an introductory post for now. I have already painted some models (not as many as I would've liked); Megaboss Krunk, who can be found in the gallery and 5 Brutes. I will take some better photos and add them to this thread as soon as possible. I am reasonably happy with the level of the paint jobs and whilst not my best work, believe the army will look nice upon the table. I've intentionally kept the basing quite plain, though I am consider scraping off some areas and adding the flavour of the month; Agrellan Earth, just to add some interest. Using my 40K Ork bitz box I have been able to customise my models and this combined with some reposing has allowed me to make all 20 Brutes so far individual. Just a bit of a shame I got my Gore-gruntas after the Brutes as mixing in their Jagged-Hackas would've been super cool. Considering another 10 Brutes just for this purpose. This weekend (Thursday night to Sunday) I am attending Bossfest, a camping, drinking, gaming extravaganza. Whilst there will be various games being played, I am hopeful of getting in a good few games with Da Black Sunz, which will be the only AoS army I'll be taking. These will be my first games under the General's Handbook and will be played to 2,000 points using the Matched Played Battleplans. Many people in attendance will be practising for my 1 day event, Rain of Stars, which is removing the army restrictions and adding a sideboard (as the event is two weeks after the book drops), so we will also allow that over this weekend, therefore some of the armies I play may not be exactly true to the book. However, this should allow for some solid competition and really stress test the army. The list I use personally will be General's Handbook legal though. For now, my pool of Ironjawz models is; Maw-krusha (happy to use as Gordrakk or Megaboss), Megaboss, Warchanter, Shaman, 20 Brutes, 10 Ardboyz, 3 Gore-gruntas. I am not adverse to buying more though! 2 more boxes of Gore-gruntas are definitely happening after assembling some this past weekend - amazing models. It's worth pointing out that aesthetics are definitely a consideration to me in this army. Here is the list(s) I am currently considering for the weekend; Da Black Sunz - 2,000 points Gordrakk - 700 Megaboss - 140 Warchanter - 80 Weirdnob Shaman - 120 10 Brutes with Jagged Hackas - 360 5 Brutes with Choppas - 180 5 Brutes with Choppas - 180 10 Ardboyz - 180 Ironfist - 60 Total - 2,000 points Nice to hit the 2,000 points dead on really! That seems a challenge in of itself under General's Handbook. The main change I am considering is dropping Gordrakk for a baby Cabbage. The 180 point difference is nice as it allows another battleline unit - in this case Gore-gruntas (mostly just to get all my models on the table). If I wanna keep the big man in there, I can also include the Gore-gruntas by dropping 5 Brutes. What do people think on this? Seems small to me! I'll leave it there for now. This afternoon I'll add my thoughts on Command Traits and Artefacts! Thanks for reading, Chris
  7. Gob Nob's moonclan waaaaaghhhh

    New to warhammer and miniatures in general. For my first army I decided to choose a grot based destruction army. I'll be posting picture updates as well as backstory. So far my list for the 1250 point army is: 1 unit of 5 cave squigs 1 unit of 2 squig herders 1 unit of moonclan grots (x20) an arachnarok as wel as a goblin warboss(skarsnik character) (if anyone has any feedback as to good grot army's and or yachting and or tips and tricks to painting them please feel free to reply, all comments are welcome) The finaihed results of my cave squigs shown below, please give me feedback
  8. Hey guys, I’m a khorne player at heart and I love it, but lately I have had a rather strong desire to play destruction! (Specifically beastclaw raiders and ironjaws) The only issue is, I’m not really sure where to start with either, and was hoping anyone who looked at the thread despite the pun could give me some guidance with starting destruction, thanks!
  9. Hello! Im italian fan (sorry for bad english) of all gw universe and miniatures game in general... but mostly gw . Greenskin since the start of this passion more than ten years ago, with the release of orruks in aos my happines raises a lot and i felt like glorious old time, i were literally impatient for that release! So now here we are; im always been very slow to paint a personal army but little by little i hope to raise a modest orruks force to smash some heads in mortal realms! May i present you my orruks tribe: the Ice Klaw Klan. For now i painted 4 gruntas, one missing because i try to heavily convert it and now i need some bits to fix it, but we dont care. The next in processing are 3 gore gruntas and the megaboss that ill show you in next days, im converting it at the moment. WAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAGH! to all A little intruder:
  10. Have had a lot of these painted for a while, but wanted to start a thread to track my various Destruction miniatures. My latest miniature is the Iron Chef, the camp's cook. He learnt everything he knows at the foot of a Gutbuster Butcher. We also have one of the band's leaders, a master hunter
  11. Da Crimson Crushas - Update: Army WIP shot

    Greeting, one and all! Now that I've made some actual painting progress on my Ironjawz army, I figured it would be a good time to start up a thread to showcase my models as I get them painted up. It's a slow process for me due to the little free time I do have to do hobbying stuff anymore, but after a mostly free past two weeks, I have been able to make substantial progress on my models, and get some Ironjawz painted up to completion. So as I start to finish models, I'll be posting up pictures here of them to provide some inspiration to others for their own models. I may also use this thread as an outlet for me personal fluff that I write up regarding my Ironjawz. I don't have any yet, but when inspiration strikes me, it strikes hard, and you all seem a willing audience And to start this thread off, here's pictures of my Maw-krusha! I picked the color scheme and based it of off the Osage Copperhead species of snake, one of the few venomous snakes species native to my home state of Missouri, USA. Enjoy! Let me know what you think. And don't mind the camera flash; turns out that my camera's flash is better for lighting than the lamp in my room (the lighting is really good during the day, so I'll aim for day light next time). Next, I need to figure out the basing...
  12. So as the title say, what do u think about our new allegiance ability in firestorm? A new life into mixed destro list? I show up my own take on it: Allegiance: Stoneklaw's GutstompasLeadersOrruk Warboss On Wyvern (240)- General- Trait: Ravager- Artefact: RockeyeOrruk Warboss (140)- Great Waaagh Banner Moonclan Grot Shaman (80)Orruk Warchanter (80)Moonclan Grot Shaman (80)Moonclan Grot Shaman (80)Battleline10 x Orruk Brutes (360)- 2x Gore Choppas- Ironjawz Battleline3 x Orruk Gore Gruntas (140)- Ironjawz Battleline3 x Orruk Gore Gruntas (140)- Ironjawz Battleline10 x Savage Orruks (120)10 x Savage Orruks (120)10 x Savage Orruks (120)War MachinesGrot Rock Lobber (100)Grot Rock Lobber (100)Grot Rock Lobber (100)Reinforcement Points (0)Total: 2000 / 2000Allies: 0 / 400 and a second variant with more brute and less warmachine Allegiance: Stoneklaw's GutstompasLeadersOrruk Warboss On Wyvern (240)- General- Trait: Ravager- Artefact: RockeyeOrruk Warboss (140)- Great Waaagh Banner Orruk Warchanter (80)Moonclan Grot Shaman (80)Moonclan Grot Shaman (80)Battleline5 x Orruk Brutes (180)- 2x Gore Choppas- Ironjawz Battleline10 x Orruk Brutes (360)- 2x Gore Choppas- Ironjawz Battleline3 x Orruk Gore Gruntas (140)- Ironjawz Battleline3 x Orruk Gore Gruntas (140)- Ironjawz Battleline10 x Savage Orruks (120)10 x Savage Orruks (120)10 x Savage Orruks (120)War MachinesGrot Rock Lobber (100)Grot Rock Lobber (100)Reinforcement Points (0)Total: 2000 / 2000Allies: 0 / 400 Wich stratagem u think is the best? Considering u will have 1/3 chance of getting what u want wich will be ur first pick?
  13. So i've edited this from a purely Wolves of Ghur PLOG (although i strayed from that quite early on) into a PLOG for all of my various AOS armies and related projects past and present and I want to keep this first post as contents section with links to the various armies: Wolves of Ghur (Khorne Bloodbound) - Pages 1 -3 (ongoing) Duardin - Page 1 (complete) Sylvaneth Page 2 (complete) Beastmen (Brayherd, Warherd, Daemons, Monsters of Chaos) Page 3 (complete...for now) Ogors and Gargants Page 3 (complete)
  14. I've decided to start a new project that im confident I can see the finish line with. At 2000 points I should be able to finish in about 2 months... maybe. I have 6 Ogors sitting around and have always enjoyed the figs. They have such great detail and are a joy to paint. I havent decided what im going to name the tribe and have been researching some basic conversions but im about done with the skin on my first test fig.
  15. Squig Army List

    Hello everybody, I'm interested if it is worth buying into a squig oriented and moonclat allegience army? Is a squig focused list viable? Does anyone have experience in this? Do you have any ideas for possible squig army lists after GHB2017? Is it better to go for the normal cave squigs or the squig hoppers? It may be a bit farfetched, but I'm really interested in if this little guys are playable or not Thank you very much in advance!!
  16. Hi all that right I want to make this formation for something fast and hard hitting and most of all fun I have enjoyed playing my gutbusters and have my list sorted for them (bat raps to come up soon) but now I want something new and this looks fun fast and furious unsure on the last battle line so picked a stonehorn beast rider unit but tempted to try the thundertusk aswell de how it plays let me. Know what you think any comments and ideas are always welcome other option was take an icebrow hunter and some frost sabres over the stonehorn riders spose this way I can benefit for the use of being able to use both artifacts due to the battalion Allegiance: DestructionFrostlord on Stonehorn (460)4 x Mournfang Pack (320)- Gargant Hackers 4 x Mournfang Pack (320)- Gargant Hackers 3 x Orruk Gore Gruntas (140)3 x Orruk Gore Gruntas (140)Stonehorn Beastriders (360)Braggoth's Beast Hammer (260)Total: 2000 / 2000Allies: 0 / 400
  17. Firestorm allegiance Update

    https://www.warhammer-community.com/2017/10/06/firestorm-matched-play-rules-update/ So, with this stoneklawz is now an allegiance to itself. Personally I think this is a much needed change, also might be cool when combining snotlings with orruks. It also makes generic greenskins more of an option while providing a little extra kick to spiderfang, moon clan or gitmob. Felt it was important to get up on here and I wanted to see people's opinions. Good, bad, worth it?
  18. Hi all I'm on the hunt for some bits some pieces so pm me below with what you got list is below Wanting 1x gitmob grot on wolf 80x gitmob Grots (ideally painted) 6x gore gruntas 4x mournfang Beastclaw raiders battletome
  19. Hi all! have recently decided to get back into the hobby and start playing Age of Sigmar. Have signed up to a local League and am putting together an Ironjawz/Destruction based force, utilising a number of Ogre models I had already. Can anyone suggest a)best load out for Orruk Brutes and b) general improvements? Would love to get either a Stonehorn or Thundertusk soon if they are effective? Or maybe leadbelchers for some ranged attacks? Looking to stick to 'big' units (I.e. No grots etc, have a large 40k ork horde army and can't face painting that many models again!) Thanks in advance! Current list: Megaboss Weirdnob Shaman 5 Brutes 5 Brutes 3 Gore Gruntas 6 Ogors 3 Ironguts 2 Mournfang Cavalry Aleguzzler Gargant
  20. HELLO everyone! I am currently in the painful process of choosing my first army (never played a wargame before) and well, spiderfangs always looked cool,but they were simply too expansive too justify With the new Box set for them they are way easier to collect, so I guess I am set on them.(i love the idea of big centrepieces and anaknaroch is 16cm long!) If you have any advice on playing them. as well as next purchases i should invest in, please leave them below but i am most interested in painting.I bought the starting paint set but i have no idea how to paint grots or any color schemes. Thank you for reading.
  21. Sorry for the delay in posting. I'd like to blame my progress, but unfortunately it was caused by real life interferring with my painting. Not good given the large task I have left myself with. However I did have a week in which I finished 20 Orruks, and this weekend I have managed to (mostly) finish: 3 Ogors 2 Gargants Leviathan / Blood Token Monster 10 Savage Orruks By 'nearly' I unfortunately ran out of brown (XV88) paint, so the weapon shafts and bases are not yet finished, but this just gives me the opportunity to post all my pictures twice. So without more preamble the updated pictures 20 Orruks (with Spears) - I should only need 10, but I got too involved in the painting 10 Savage Orruks (done today, except the brown) 2 Gargants - I need to base these, as not 100% sold on the highlighting on the stomach. It's not this pronounced in real life... 3 Ogors (again, no brown and so no bases). These guys are required to achieve the 5 Battleline units, and no more than 1 of each unit. There aren't many choices in destruction if you ignore all the 'Battleline If...' units and finally, my Leviathan (RAW17) and Blood Token Monster (WA5). In the Old World Warhammer, I couldn't take a model like this, but as there are now flying dwarfs I'm sure a Kraken who can 'swim' through the sky will be fine! I need to get him into my RAW17 story somehow now. Some thought required Thanks for reading. Hopefully I'll have a more regular approach to posting, and make more progress over the next few weeks. -Skeekrit
  22. Hey guys! Had an interesting game against the faeries yesterday. As the title belies, it didn't go well for me. The list I used is as follows: Warboss on Wyvern - 240 - Might is Right - Battered Talisman - Choppa & Shield Savage Warboss - 120 - Battle Brew Arachnarok - 280 - Catchweb Spidershrine Huskard on Thundertusk - 380 - Blood Vulture 20 Savage Orruks - 240 10 Savage Orruks - 120 10 Orruks - 90 30 Savage Arrowboys - 360 Kunnin Ruk - 160 My deployment went well, I had resolved before the game that I would kill either the Treelord or the Spirit of Durthu on turn 1, and I had the chance. I deployed the 30 savage archers and the huskard right in front of his Treelord. 2 things went wrong though. The huskard botched is 2+ roll (I'm the only one in the world that can botch a 2+ roll at crunch time) that would have scored an automatic 6 mortal wounds. Also, I stupidly forgot that kunnin ruk requires the boss to be within 10" of the unit that is taking the double action. I deployed him on the other side of the table behind a wall for protection. My mistake. The savage archers put about 4 wounds on him. It was a failed mission. Granted if I would have got that 2+ in the game would have changed drastically. On the right hand front my 20 savage orruks went to capture an objective on his side and proceeded to melt his first unit of dryads. About 5 survived. I had the big stabba attack nearby kurnoth hunters and killed 1. 10 savage orruks captured an objective on my side, 10 regular orruks got the other on my side, 20 savages captured one of his. 4-1 for me first turn. His turn comes, kurnoth hunters and another unit of dryads come in along with a tree revenant ambush and charge the 20 savages on the right hand front. They kill a bunch of them. Branchwych comes in with in insane spells and further decimates them. On the left hand front the huskard gets 6 wounds on him via kurnoth, durthu spells, and treelord. He gets the second back to back turn, kills the 20 man savage orruks and the huskard. Treelord and kurnoth hunters on the left front charge 30 arrowboyz and begin the slaughter. I got kind of pissed off at this point and called it. Sure the arachnarok and wyvern hadn't seen combat yet, but even if I pushed the right hand front with them, they wouldn't be able to take out all of his kurnoth hunters, the 2 treelords and everything else. I'm trying really hard not to whine about the Sylvaneth, but for God's sake every unit has like 20 special rules. The treelord is borderline unkillable. with his 3+ save and healing. Their magic is absurd with dwellers below and 4 spells per turn thanks to the battalion bonus. They have healing spells and resurrection spells. I feel like unless everything was executed perfectly, there was no way to win. I did ****** up on the left hand front with Kunnin Ruk and on the right hand front with not getting my monsters into battle. Also the 2+ failed Huskard ability was infuriating. I don't know. Regardless amazing looking table and good game with great friends. That's the most important part I guess. Any ideas on what to do next time, minus don't be dumb re: kunnin ruk and keeping your monsters hidden? Is my list flawed or did I just have bad luck?
  23. Actually, this has been buzzing around in my mind for quite a while. Don't you think they should be in the Destruction camp? They are mercenaries, quite wild and savage, and bent only on fighting and obtaining their precious ur-gold. I'd say they would look in Destruction way better. What do you say?
  24. Bellowing Blade Question

    Hey all! Quick question about the Bellowing Blade Destruction artifact. The item's wording states that the model can re-roll 1 wound roll for every enemy hero that is within 12". Because it reads "the model", does this mean that monster mounts get the ability too? Regardless, this is a great weapon, especially with all of the heroes on the table nowadays.
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