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Forum: Imperial Guard Army Lists   12-15-12, 12:44 AM
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Posted By Trickstick
Armoured Battle Group 1850

Company Command Tank - Vanquisher, Co-ax stubber, Lascannon, Artificer hull, Beast-hunter shells, Multimelta sponsons
Company Command Tank - Exterminator, Lascannon, Heavy bolter sponsons

LRBT -...
Forum: 40k Tactics   07-09-12, 10:04 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,827
Posted By Trickstick
Shriek's 12" range really does hurt the power of...

Shriek's 12" range really does hurt the power of this combo. It takes a bit of finesse to pull off.
Forum: 40k Tactics   02-05-12, 11:21 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,245
Posted By Trickstick
My personal favourite way to use sentinels by...

My personal favourite way to use sentinels by outflanking a pair of them with autocannons and hunter-killers. You get a good turn of fire when they come on, able to hurt the side/rear armour enemy...
Forum: 40k Tactics   01-17-12, 03:11 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 627
Posted By Trickstick
Doesn't work, as executions are randomly...

Doesn't work, as executions are randomly allocated amongst the highest LD models (except commissars). So you would not get to choose the SGT to remove.
Forum: General 40k   05-13-11, 09:37 AM
Replies: 110
Views: 5,787
Posted By Trickstick
How about rock-paper-scissors-spawn-creed?...

How about rock-paper-scissors-spawn-creed? Basically the same apart from everything beats spawn and creed automatically wins.
Forum: General 40k   05-13-11, 02:36 AM
Replies: 110
Views: 5,787
Posted By Trickstick
I prefer rock-paper-scissors-lizard-spock. Far...

I prefer rock-paper-scissors-lizard-spock. Far more variation and less predictability.

http://www.geekshop.cz/public/gallery/rock-paper-scissors-lizard-spock-modre-detail.jpg

What was the topic...
Forum: General 40k   05-11-11, 01:16 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 5,787
Posted By Trickstick
I think the meaning was that paper wins more than...

I think the meaning was that paper wins more than it should because a disproportionate amount of people choose rock.
Forum: General 40k   05-10-11, 11:59 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 5,787
Posted By Trickstick
That really isn't a logical argument. I would use...

That really isn't a logical argument. I would use the rock paper scissors comparison. Using your reasoning, if rock beats scissors and paper beats rock, then paper must be better than scissors.
...
Forum: General 40k   05-10-11, 04:58 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 5,787
Posted By Trickstick
Yes but there is no proof of this fact, so it...

Yes but there is no proof of this fact, so it falls under reasonable doubt. It is perfectly possible that they didn't. Now I am not saying that they did, I'm not saying that they didn't. I am only...
Forum: General 40k   05-10-11, 04:06 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 5,787
Posted By Trickstick
Yeah, I remember my five rough riders sweeping a...

Yeah, I remember my five rough riders sweeping a platoon much more than the many other times they have all been shot.
Forum: General 40k   05-10-11, 03:47 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 5,787
Posted By Trickstick
Must agree with Metal here, you did not show that...

Must agree with Metal here, you did not show that they faced said armies. Anyway, back on topic.

I think that the main reason that GW designs 'lemons', as you call them, is because the game is...
Forum: 40k Tactics   05-06-11, 03:28 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,419
Posted By Trickstick
Don't you mean how the Greeks held Themopylae?...

Don't you mean how the Greeks held Themopylae? There was a mix of around 7000 men from other city states too.

Anyway, back to the point. I like to go with the numbers, within reason. Having...
Forum: Wargaming News and 40k Rumors   04-22-11, 03:36 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,366
Posted By Trickstick
One thing that has confused me about it: why...

One thing that has confused me about it: why would you upgrade it with a dozer blade? You get to reroll something that you can already reroll because it is a super heavy, so you get nothing. I...
Forum: General 40k   04-17-11, 07:12 PM
Replies: 119
Views: 7,823
Posted By Trickstick
What if they forgot one of their own detrimental...

What if they forgot one of their own detrimental rules? Not much you can do later on but I don't know every codex's rules so I could miss a lot of stuff.

Anyway, things that annoy me.

1. Random...
Forum: General 40k   04-01-11, 05:02 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 727
Posted By Trickstick
I was thinking platoons too, but they don't count...

I was thinking platoons too, but they don't count as they are more than one unit. I suppose you could have just the combined 50 man blob but without orders they lose some bite.

How about 3...
Forum: General 40k   03-28-11, 05:55 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 4,138
Posted By Trickstick
I second the whirlwind's effectiveness. My...

I second the whirlwind's effectiveness. My Guardsmen are fearful of those incendiary missiles. I think most people dismiss the whirlwind simply because it doesn't have AP3.
Forum: General 40k   03-27-11, 04:41 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 927
Posted By Trickstick
Flamers - Anything can be killed with enough...

Flamers - Anything can be killed with enough fire.
Vox - Have to get those orders through.
Hellhound smoke launchers - Why are these not standard?
Autocannons on sents/HWS - 5pts for an AC? No, my...
Forum: General 40k   03-27-11, 04:20 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 4,138
Posted By Trickstick
I'm going to have to take umbrage with you over...

I'm going to have to take umbrage with you over that, there is nothing better than side/rear kills on tanks from scout sentinels.

Worst unit... Deathstrike missilse launcher perhaps? At least all...
Forum: General 40k   03-24-11, 04:03 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,662
Posted By Trickstick
It would still sort of suck. You would need...

It would still sort of suck. You would need something to protect them or they would either die horribly in CC or contribute nothing to the game when the enemy just hides.
Forum: General 40k   03-17-11, 01:49 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,123
Posted By Trickstick
Best choice? IG platoon I think. What other...

Best choice? IG platoon I think. What other single choice can have well over a hundred men and six tanks? Add in the ranged ability you can give them, the close combat ability you can give them and...
Forum: General 40k   03-11-11, 05:32 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,427
Posted By Trickstick
Malal sounds good to me, they would be the ones...

Malal sounds good to me, they would be the ones with all the anti-chaos abilities. Also the symbol is easy to convert:
...
Forum: General 40k   03-10-11, 05:13 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,754
Posted By Trickstick
Well there are currently 25 "Lords Spiritual" in...

Well there are currently 25 "Lords Spiritual" in the house of lords, who are there simply because we are viewed as a christian country. Also, there has been a large expansion in state funding to...
Forum: General 40k   03-09-11, 05:11 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,754
Posted By Trickstick
Well if you all want to give undue prominence to...

Well if you all want to give undue prominence to religious leaders in the countries power structure I suppose I won't convince you otherwise. It seems like a bone headed move to me, but then again...
Forum: 40k Tactics   03-09-11, 05:09 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,542
Posted By Trickstick
That would be a very long post indeed. Sorry...

That would be a very long post indeed.

Sorry if I came off a bit confrontational, that was not my intention. Rereading my post it could seem that way though.
Forum: General 40k   03-09-11, 02:51 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,293
Posted By Trickstick
Guess range weapons were a bit stupid really....

Guess range weapons were a bit stupid really. Even though I became quite skilled at doing it I feel thatthe game is better off without that particular facet. Pre measuring would not bother me in the...
Forum: General 40k   03-09-11, 12:56 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,754
Posted By Trickstick
I already said that you can't get fined for what...

I already said that you can't get fined for what you put under religion since 2000, so it is not suprising that no one was fined in 2001. Also, you are supposed to complete it in "on 27 march 2011,...
Forum: General 40k   03-09-11, 12:18 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,754
Posted By Trickstick
I was going to say this but it looks like someone...

I was going to say this but it looks like someone beat me to it. Plus, falsifying information on the census can lead to a hefty fine, up to 1000 i believe (Just read up on it, after the "Census...
Forum: 40k Tactics   03-09-11, 12:10 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,542
Posted By Trickstick
So Guardsmen die when they stupidly run at stuff...

So Guardsmen die when they stupidly run at stuff with no regard to a battle plan or cover? Awesome. I think I will go and work out the results of berzerkers trying to out shoot thousand sons.
Forum: General 40k   03-07-11, 11:34 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 13,037
Posted By Trickstick
If he literally did that then I don't think many...

If he literally did that then I don't think many people would like him. I also think that he would be sacked and sectioned under the mental health act.



What happens if Lucius is killed by a...
Forum: General 40k   03-07-11, 04:33 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 13,037
Posted By Trickstick
Greatest baddass eh? Well, I'm going to say Nork...

Greatest baddass eh? Well, I'm going to say Nork Deddog.

He probably has the highest IQ out of any unit in the game. Well, that is if you take each race as a different sample group, with different...
Forum: 40k Tactics   03-07-11, 03:56 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,542
Posted By Trickstick
Sorry but I don't understand how the guardsmen...

Sorry but I don't understand how the guardsmen lose in this scenario, they have twice the numbers that the tau have but the tau are not doing twice as much damage, so the guardsmen will come out on...
Forum: General 40k   03-03-11, 03:59 PM
Replies: 124
Views: 3,503
Posted By Trickstick
It can't be a warlord titan, can it?

It can't be a warlord titan, can it?
Forum: General 40k   03-03-11, 03:40 PM
Replies: 124
Views: 3,503
Posted By Trickstick
warhound titan?

warhound titan?
Forum: 40k Fluff   03-03-11, 11:21 AM
Replies: 123
Views: 12,870
Posted By Trickstick
The dark eldar are an even smaller and less...

The dark eldar are an even smaller and less important faction than the tau, they are scary but little more than raiders and pirates.

Also, the tau have warp capability but they can only make very...
Forum: General 40k   02-22-11, 03:32 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 741
Posted By Trickstick
Surely for catachans you would take jungle...

Surely for catachans you would take jungle fighters? I suppose not if you had no forests to play with though.

I miss voxes that actually worked like radios, not loud speakers. I would pay double...
Forum: 40k Tactics   01-30-11, 02:57 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,649
Posted By Trickstick
Is he using his ACs in ten man squads or...

Is he using his ACs in ten man squads or dedicated heavy weapon teams? I'm guessing a mix of both. If that is the case throw some shuriken cannons and scatter lasers at the dedicated heavy squads....
Forum: General 40k   01-20-11, 05:42 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 627
Posted By Trickstick
What kind of work do you do? I used to work...

What kind of work do you do?

I used to work nights and I have done a bit of tank painting on my breaks. People wondered what I was doing but everyone was friendly so it was fine.
Forum: General 40k   01-20-11, 02:55 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 627
Posted By Trickstick
You took all that on the bus? Sounds like you...

You took all that on the bus? Sounds like you would have needed a couple of suitcases. I remember for the world record people had crates and crates of stuff, it was insane.

How good is the postal...
Forum: General 40k   01-20-11, 01:20 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 627
Posted By Trickstick
Yeah it is tucked away just out of sight as you...

Yeah it is tucked away just out of sight as you walk along. I live in longsight so it is only like a 10 min bus ride to get to it, which is nice. If only I could decide on my 1500 point list I would...
Forum: General 40k   01-20-11, 12:47 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 627
Posted By Trickstick
Yeah Paul is a nice guy, have had some...

Yeah Paul is a nice guy, have had some interesting conversations with him. There are enough tables too and I believe on vet nights they take over the food court bit outside and set up tables there. I...
Forum: 40k Tactics   01-20-11, 12:13 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,218
Posted By Trickstick
I think i have said this before but Kharn and...

I think i have said this before but Kharn and Thousand Sons is a fluffy choice. Where better to kill the followers of Tzeench?
Forum: 40k Tactics   01-19-11, 12:47 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,162
Posted By Trickstick
Well the problem with veterans is that they are...

Well the problem with veterans is that they are no more resilient than your average guardsmen, unless you take a doctrine that pushes them up to twice the price of normal infantry.

The way I play,...
Forum: General 40k   01-19-11, 10:14 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 5,410
Posted By Trickstick
Ack no! Not the nursemaid! My eyes are melting! ...

Ack no! Not the nursemaid! My eyes are melting!

Well done to the designer for making such an... interesting mini but can you see yourself having that thing on the shelf when your girlfriend or...
Forum: General 40k   01-19-11, 01:31 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 5,410
Posted By Trickstick
I love this model too, just so stuck up looking....

I love this model too, just so stuck up looking. I was infact so sad that I never got to field him because I wanted a plasma pistol that i chopped his feet off. Of course, he then became a demolisher...
Forum: General 40k   01-19-11, 01:18 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 4,119
Posted By Trickstick
I agree. (-: Another slight annoyance of...

I agree. (-:

Another slight annoyance of mine would be the w/l/d things you see in signitures. Now I can see that most people who do this do it to simply keep a record of their games but every...
Forum: General 40k   01-19-11, 12:34 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 4,119
Posted By Trickstick
Oh no! My internal voice is making me think you...

Oh no! My internal voice is making me think you are a jerk! Nooooooo!

Yeah it is annoying when people completely misread your tone and take the most negative interpretation of what you said. I...
Forum: General 40k   01-19-11, 12:09 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 4,119
Posted By Trickstick
I think most of the things stated here can be...

I think most of the things stated here can be pretty annoying but I have a bit of a pet peeve that may not seem as bad.

Now I don't play blood angels but I hate it when people say that...
Forum: General 40k   01-19-11, 12:03 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 627
Posted By Trickstick
Yeah the store in the arndale is quite good, they...

Yeah the store in the arndale is quite good, they are pretty friendly in there and i'm sure they will help you out. I keep meaning to have a game there but the last time I went and played was when...
Forum: General 40k   01-18-11, 03:00 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 5,089
Posted By Trickstick
Hey all. On the subject of Kharn joining a...

Hey all. On the subject of Kharn joining a Thousand Sons squad, it sounds really fluffly to me. Where else would he have such a good opportunity to kill Thousand Sons?

Worst unit in the IG codex...
Forum: 40k Rules Discussion   10-21-10, 05:40 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,715
Posted By Trickstick
When i first thought of this i was sure that it...

When i first thought of this i was sure that it could not be true, and am glad that it wasn't. Pask would be far too good if that was the case, and vanquisher cannons and meltas really don't need an...
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