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Forum: Warhammer Rules Discussion   07-22-13, 05:41 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,953
Posted By Tim/Steve
Yeah same: I have larry and barry my twin solo...

Yeah same: I have larry and barry my twin solo trolls who walk either side of my big un unit with my general and BSB in... I played another orc player one tourny and they couldn't understand why. At...
Forum: Warhammer Rules Discussion   07-21-13, 09:44 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,953
Posted By Tim/Steve
Its the biggest disadvantage to frenzy that you...

Its the biggest disadvantage to frenzy that you must overrun: it means you can shove a cheap, disposable unit in the way of a frenzied unit and align it to the way you want them to overrun... then...
Forum: General Warhammer   07-10-13, 08:07 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,540
Posted By Tim/Steve
frenzy is a bad idea from both perspectives: it...

frenzy is a bad idea from both perspectives: it makes the unit so much nastier that its kinda crazy, going from 1 S7 attack with a great weapon to 2 is huge. Meanwhile its not the 'forced to charge'...
Forum: Warhammer Fluff   07-06-13, 03:40 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,475
Posted By Tim/Steve
Do whatever you want to.. if you think its cool...

Do whatever you want to.. if you think its cool and have a vague reason for it then it'll stand up for most people.

I doubt they would have had cold ones: they did have assassins, monsters...
Forum: Television and Movies   06-30-13, 08:39 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 417
Posted By Tim/Steve
Only seen the first season so far... but its...

Only seen the first season so far... but its awesome. LOVE the characters in it, they are so far removed from the run of the mill staples used in so many shows that it could use some pretty terrible...
Forum: 40k Rules Discussion   06-29-13, 04:35 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 999
Posted By Tim/Steve
Yeah, its part of they hydra's rules not the...

Yeah, its part of they hydra's rules not the weapon's or skyfire.
Forum: 40k Rules Discussion   06-29-13, 04:03 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 999
Posted By Tim/Steve
ah, hadn't seen that skimmers get hit with full...

ah, hadn't seen that skimmers get hit with full BS too... at least that means they'll usually have some sort of target to hit.
Forum: 40k Rules Discussion   06-29-13, 03:38 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 999
Posted By Tim/Steve
um no, its on the hydra...

um no, its on the hydra...
Forum: 40k Rules Discussion   06-29-13, 02:20 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 999
Posted By Tim/Steve
Hydra autocannons

Something that came up in my last game: hydra autocannons have the skyfire rule but don't have intercept... so they can only hit non-flyers on a 6.

Is that right or did I miss something?...
Forum: 40k Rules Discussion   06-29-13, 02:17 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 561
Posted By Tim/Steve
Does the barrage need line of sight to fire? If...

Does the barrage need line of sight to fire?
If it does then it cannot be used from the bastion at all: psychic powers all need line of site to work (the example given is eldar psychers only being...
Forum: Ogre Kingdoms Army Lists   06-29-13, 07:03 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,158
Posted By Tim/Steve
Nice solid list. I wouldn't bother with the...

Nice solid list. I wouldn't bother with the champs in the core units though (the only reason to take them is to protect characters from challenges.. and little scares an ogre character that badly)....
Forum: General 40k   06-27-13, 05:03 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 542
Posted By Tim/Steve
If you play open lists then you need to tell the...

If you play open lists then you need to tell the opponent everything... if you play closed lists then you don't declare what is on your army list until you use it or it has an effect, but you must...
Forum: Warhammer Rules Discussion   06-26-13, 05:29 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,212
Posted By Tim/Steve
A grey seer on a bell can't make use of verminous...

A grey seer on a bell can't make use of verminous valour: you can't move the bell so the grey seer is unable to be 'moved' out of base contact with the enemy... unless you aren't engaged to the the...
Forum: 40k Rules Discussion   06-26-13, 05:46 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 674
Posted By Tim/Steve
Q. If you have a Master of Ordnance and a Heavy...

Q. If you have a Master of Ordnance and a Heavy Weapons Team with a mortar in the same unit, does the multiple barrage rule take precedence or does the Master of Ordnance's special scatter rule over-...
Forum: Warhammer Rules Discussion   06-26-13, 05:22 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,212
Posted By Tim/Steve
1- yes, if only in contact with the bell then you...

1- yes, if only in contact with the bell then you must attack the bell/grey seer.

2- it randomises hits between the bell and grey seer as for shooting.

3- if everything in the unit is infantry...
Forum: 40k Rules Discussion   06-25-13, 07:27 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 674
Posted By Tim/Steve
I forget exactly how inaccurate it is... but...

I forget exactly how inaccurate it is... but suffice it to say that despite fielding a CCS in every game my IG have ever played I have never bothered to upgrade them with a MoO. All he'll do is stop...
Forum: Grey Knights Army Lists   06-23-13, 05:21 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 648
Posted By Tim/Steve
How about: 2* Hive Tyrant- wings, HVC and...

How about:

2* Hive Tyrant- wings, HVC and basically everything else (430pts each)
2*3 Warriors- lash whips, boneswords, deathspitters, adrenals and toxin
2*TFex- rupture cannon and all upgrades...
Forum: 40k Rules Discussion   06-23-13, 01:03 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,746
Posted By Tim/Steve
A 'power weapon' can be any of the 4 types...

A 'power weapon' can be any of the 4 types (sword, axe, mace or spear) and it doesn't matter about the options you get given in a kit: even in kits with lots of options you'll rarely have all the...
Forum: Video Games & Software   06-23-13, 08:54 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 578
Posted By Tim/Steve
Have to say that my liking for Bioshock took a...

Have to say that my liking for Bioshock took a hit when I started playing FEAR2: the FEAR games have an equally immersive atmosphere but manage to be really smooth FPS games at the same time (except...
Forum: Off Topic   06-22-13, 03:31 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 436
Posted By Tim/Steve
Yeah, there have been some really obvious...

Yeah, there have been some really obvious copy+paste jobs throughout BRB/dex for ages and it doesn't bug me at all: they are images to entertain or inspire so they can't 'cheat' only succeed or fail....
Forum: Video Games & Software   06-22-13, 03:01 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 578
Posted By Tim/Steve
Its a great game if you really get into the...

Its a great game if you really get into the atmosphere... if not then its rubbish. I found the controls really clunky for a FPS and the camera was great for a while but got really boring after a...
Forum: General 40k   06-22-13, 06:44 AM
Replies: 378
Views: 38,411
Posted By Tim/Steve
Its ugly as sin... but I kinda like it, got a bit...

Its ugly as sin... but I kinda like it, got a bit of 'character' like a falling down cottage in the country. I just wouldn't want to own it :P

I've bought a few 'pro=painted' models in the past...
Forum: Warriors of Chaos Army Lists   06-20-13, 05:15 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,889
Posted By Tim/Steve
Indeed, split the hounds into 2 units: they are...

Indeed, split the hounds into 2 units: they are there to die, not to kill stuff.

I would use the extra points to add in 1-2 extra knights to help protect your lord (and drop the champ from the...
Forum: High Elves Army Lists   06-20-13, 05:10 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,053
Posted By Tim/Steve
I'd throw in a couple of eagles in separate units...

I'd throw in a couple of eagles in separate units to your list: they aren't going to kill anything in most games but can hunt warmachines when playing against enemy gunlines (without them another...
Forum: Warriors of Chaos Army Lists   06-20-13, 05:05 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,549
Posted By Tim/Steve
Turn your Hero into a BSB; you can keep his build...

Turn your Hero into a BSB; you can keep his build the same and just give him the banner. That'll help with his stupidity as well as the generally low Ld of the army and since you already have the...
Forum: 40k Tactics   06-19-13, 06:36 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 7,172
Posted By Tim/Steve
I very rarely use any type of power weapon; I've...

I very rarely use any type of power weapon; I've just never found them that useful.

The only army I play with the ability to take power weapons is my guard and I just don't see the point: while...
Forum: Warriors of Chaos Army Lists   06-18-13, 10:12 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,191
Posted By Tim/Steve
Well unless you are playing him for fun or really...

Well unless you are playing him for fun or really love the model drop the giant: they are utterly arse. might look fun on paper but T5 and no save of any kind just means they die in seconds. If you...
Forum: General Warhammer   06-17-13, 10:25 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 476
Posted By Tim/Steve
Yeah, last November at the WHW doubles one of my...

Yeah, last November at the WHW doubles one of my friends took a 'chaotic' dwarf army using the chaos dwarf models (which look amazing), combining it with a converted minotaur ogre army (the...
Forum: General Warhammer   06-17-13, 06:16 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 476
Posted By Tim/Steve
Tournies up at GW HQ don't allow Chaos Dwarves......

Tournies up at GW HQ don't allow Chaos Dwarves... which certainly isn't a recipe for inspiring confidence in the 'officialness' of the book.
Forum: General Warhammer   06-17-13, 07:01 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,384
Posted By Tim/Steve
not much yet:...

not much yet: https://www.heresy-online.net/forums/wargaming-news-40k-rumors/124531-lizardman-rumors.html

Most people think it'll be here in August and it looks like a copy and paste of all the...
Forum: Music Discussion   06-13-13, 09:24 PM
Replies: 868
Views: 53,878
Posted By Tim/Steve
Alt J... so chilled out its crazy. ...

Alt J... so chilled out its crazy.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aNYjOVo5IEw
Forum: Dwarf Army Lists   06-13-13, 04:35 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,488
Posted By Tim/Steve
can the rangers scout if the lord is in the...

can the rangers scout if the lord is in the unit..? I don't have access to a dwarf book currently and that seems important... of course you can always scout 1 unit and have the characters making the...
Forum: Warhammer Tactics   06-12-13, 05:02 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,818
Posted By Tim/Steve
lol, yeah, mournfang are the answer to most...

lol, yeah, mournfang are the answer to most questions... except possibly what to answer other mournfang with.

I got a bit bored with mine: they are an easy counter to almost everything if you can...
Forum: Warhammer Tactics   06-11-13, 10:54 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,818
Posted By Tim/Steve
Mournfang will go through all of that without...

Mournfang will go through all of that without much issue: with S4 you'll still have a 3+ save and then have enough attacks to massacre most enemies.

With orcs the best way to get round choppas is...
Forum: General Warhammer   06-08-13, 07:10 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 605
Posted By Tim/Steve
Depends on how you want to use them. Keeping them...

Depends on how you want to use them. Keeping them off the board leaves you weaker at the start but when they do turn up they'll be in a much better position to inflict serious damage.

If you have...
Forum: General Warhammer   06-07-13, 07:46 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 605
Posted By Tim/Steve
I've found stalkers to be horrible to play...

I've found stalkers to be horrible to play against, but very hit and miss, mostly because of the entombed rule (rather then the targets initiative). The ability to pop up behind a unit and get an...
Forum: Warhammer Tactics   06-07-13, 04:54 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 7,066
Posted By Tim/Steve
If the opponent general is in a bunker of grave...

If the opponent general is in a bunker of grave guard you can take him out fairly easily still... but it'll likely cost you. it also depends on how many other characters the VC player has and how...
Forum: Orcs and Goblins Army Lists   06-05-13, 08:43 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,457
Posted By Tim/Steve
well for the blorc I wouldn't bother with magical...

well for the blorc I wouldn't bother with magical weapons since one of their biggest benefits is the +1 attack/+2 strength/parry choice they can make.

I would probably just keep him cheap: give...
Forum: 40k Rules Discussion   06-03-13, 07:45 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,156
Posted By Tim/Steve
yeah, if you can see the wrong facing, even with...

yeah, if you can see the wrong facing, even with a blast weapon the cover save is at +1... its a weird little side effect of the rules that if you can't see any of the target they don't get the +1...
Forum: Modelling and Painting   06-03-13, 05:11 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,459
Posted By Tim/Steve
Almost every model I've got that is finecast has...

Almost every model I've got that is finecast has been badly warped, has large air bubbles ruining parts of the model or missing bits entirely (some surprisingly large) or even cracked as an internal...
Forum: General Warhammer   06-02-13, 06:36 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,056
Posted By Tim/Steve
animosity really fecks with orcs: they're immense...

animosity really fecks with orcs: they're immense fun but a few bad roles can completely ruin your game.

Skaven's randomness balances powerful abilities with the chance to destroying themselves...
Forum: 40k Rules Discussion   06-02-13, 05:34 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,156
Posted By Tim/Steve
They get a save for being 25% obsurred, which is...

They get a save for being 25% obsurred, which is improved by 1pt if you have to switch to fire at another facing because the one you want to hit isn't visible.
In this case you aren't changing what...
Forum: General Warhammer   06-02-13, 09:30 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,056
Posted By Tim/Steve
Solid and reliable sounds like one of 4 armies to...

Solid and reliable sounds like one of 4 armies to me:

Warriors of Chaos- smallish blocks of rock hard warriors ripping things apart in combat.

Lizardmen- blocks of saurus and temple guard able...
Forum: Warhammer Rules Discussion   05-31-13, 07:32 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,236
Posted By Tim/Steve
They're also mounted and only ogre mournfang can...

They're also mounted and only ogre mournfang can parry while mounted...
Forum: General Warhammer   05-31-13, 07:31 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 498
Posted By Tim/Steve
I really don't like the skullcannon, and this is...

I really don't like the skullcannon, and this is why:

Compare it to the lion chariot as it was when the skullcannon was released (I don't know its current stats/points).
For 5 pts less you got:...
Forum: Warhammer Rules Discussion   05-31-13, 07:06 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,192
Posted By Tim/Steve
I would say the cap stays because of the wording...

I would say the cap stays because of the wording of the rule: "instead reduces all four characteristics" shows that it works the same way but for the single difference that instead of a choice out of...
Forum: Warhammer Rules Discussion   05-30-13, 05:09 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,192
Posted By Tim/Steve
I think its implied that the limit of 1 remains...

I think its implied that the limit of 1 remains even for the higher level casting. If not then you'll get into all these I0 issues that we see argued every once in a while.
Forum: Orcs and Goblins Army Lists   05-30-13, 04:50 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,131
Posted By Tim/Steve
Its nice and solid, though I'm not a great fan of...

Its nice and solid, though I'm not a great fan of units of 10 wolves (I tend to either go up to 20 with characters or 5 as chaff).

I would advise you make the goblin shaman a night goblin for the...
Forum: Warhammer Rules Discussion   05-30-13, 04:19 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,236
Posted By Tim/Steve
They don't have shields (in the rules) so don't...

They don't have shields (in the rules) so don't get the armour bonus. Basically its incorporated into their 3+ save, so the models having them isn't 'wrong' just confusing.
Forum: Warhammer Fluff   05-29-13, 06:37 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,188
Posted By Tim/Steve
There's nothing stopping them being radical... so...

There's nothing stopping them being radical... so yes. Each witch hunter has their own history and character and you really can't lump them into broad groups.
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