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WFB: Blood and Glory

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One of the blessings of 8th edition WFB has been the addition of a few scenarios, which help keep the game alive and fresh.
Another week, another article about my favorite game, WFB...

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Your Guide to: Shooting Paladins off the Board

Your Guide to: Shooting Paladins off the
Board
I hate to single out a single army build, but with the
interwebz abuzz with the perceived dominance of Grey Knight armies and the fact
they are spreading like wildfire, I'm willing to make an exception.
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Chronowraith's Corner: The Tactica - Skaven Part I - Introduction

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Since I plan on appearing at the Warhammer Fantasy Championships at Adepticon next year, I decided this would be a great time to discuss the tactics of my favorite army. Every army in Warhammer Fantasy offers a pretty ...
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WFB: Army Book Review - Empire

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Given the fact that Cruddace doesn't have the best track record, and the fact that the majority of the core units for the army has been increased, I can see why people have been crying virtual tears. However, not all is doom .....
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WFB: Looking at Everyone's Redirectors

"Alright, I'm back with the second half of my brief analysis of the redirectors of the various Warhammer Fantasy armies. "

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Post Tournament Wrap-up: Mech Blood Angels with Mephiston

So - looking back at the tournament how did the army fair and how did I fair? I think the army still has potential locked away inside it and I didn't bring it out to its fullest, especially against the Tau & Grey Knight armies.
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Analysis of White Scars at 1250 points

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The Ultimate Source for White Scars: Converting, Painting, Gaming, and Tactics ... I find it really hard pressed to be able to make a balanced army which has all the tools you need.... but I didn't say it was impossible.
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Warhammer Fantasy Deployment Tactics Part 1

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Dakka
Hey all, Nikephoros here.  I thought I would do a post about some basic Fantasy deployment tactics and strategies.
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Warhammer Fantasy Deployment Tactics Part 3

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Hello again, Nikephoros here with more Fantasy deployment fun.
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Fritz 40K: Necron Tactics: Orikan The Diviner

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I may not officially play Space Wolves or Blood Angels but there are a few army builds out that that have my name all over it- a play style... Hunter Killer Missile Tactics. Ok, so for today's post can I really get away with outlining ...
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Guest Article: Walking the line: Competitive and casual gaming

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By Sethis
I am, at heart, a competitive gamer. I wince when I see people fielding Tri-Las Predators or five Tactical terminators in a Godhammer Land Raider.
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Codex Review: Space Wolves' Fast Attack

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Warhammer 40k Blog Hub Just another The Blood of Kittens Network site. About the Blog Hub · Contact Blood of Kittens · How this works? What you need to know? Community Hub · Warhammer Art · Tournament Hub ...
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Discussion: Terrain

I got an email recently from Genius Factory Games in relation to terrain, the body of which can be seen below. The gist is what terrain would be best to produce which would see most use in tournaments.
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Evaluating "Bad" Units: Thunderfire Cannon

A little while back during (I think) one of the codex reviews, one of the commenters had what I thought was a pretty good idea: take a look at various units that are bad, overpriced, underwhelming, or simply not very useful and explain why they are...
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Warhammer 40k, Fantasy, Wargames & Miniatures News: Bell of ...

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Black Blow Fly, necrons, warhammer 40k, tactics, editorial, warhammer 40000, games workshop, wargames. ... 40k Unit Analysis: Canoptek Wraiths. Posted by Black Blow Fly at Thursday, May 03, 2012. When I first read the new ...
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Pitched Battle: Tactics: Deployment

Tactics: Deployment. In the wake of my latest battle report (found at this link), I wanted to do a bit more analysis of tactics. In my opinion, one of the most important aspects Warhammer 40k is deployment.
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WFB: Analysis of Monstrous Cavalry

Units of Monstrous Cavalry seem to be the latest craze in 8th edition, and for good reason, they look awesome and are devastating on the field!

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What should be Expected in 6th to fix 5th?

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Warhammer 40k Blog Hub Just another The Blood of Kittens Network site. About the Blog Hub · Contact Blood of ... It would make reserves armies a little bit better with a fun little element to each turn.
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Eldar Codex Review Part 20: Pathfinders & Rangers

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CMON
It's been a while since I've touched this project...so I'm back to finish it off ^^.
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Warhammer 40K: Necron Melee Units Analysis

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Lets take a look at what the Necrons can throw up in hand to hand combat. Lets hit it! ...
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Warhammer Fantasy Deployment Tactics Part 2

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Dakka
Hello, Nikephoros here.  In part one, I talked about a fairly basic deployment strategy, the Strong Center.  That deployment is fairly strong when you have powerful infantry units that can dominate in close combat and usually a magic bunker...
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Back-to-bascis: Pulling Punches in Close Combat

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Hi all!
Jason C here and I've been wanting to write an article on the concept and tactics of staying in combat for some time, and numerous night shifts have given me the time to do so!
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Thunderwolf Cavalry Experiences and Tactics

Warhammer 40k Blog Hub Just another The Blood of Kittens Network site. About the Blog Hub · Contact Blood of ... March 16, 2012 Posted in: space wolves, Tactics, thunderwolf cavalry ... At a total of 510pts it's a serious chunk of your army.
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Disccusion: Staying in combat

Making combats last is an important and tricky part of 5th edition. First off, the dice never do what you want them to do you’re not always going to get what you want.
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Winning Kill Point Missions: Kill Point Tactics

Kill points: crush your opponent and scatter the ashes of their army before your legions… Fritz here ... Warhammer 40k, Fantasy, Wargames & Miniatures News: Bell of Lost Souls: Winning Kill Point Missions: Kill Point Tactics ...
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