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Forum: 40k Rules Discussion   03-15-18, 05:32 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 515
Posted By killmaimburn
Death guard rules interaction

Hi all,

Been away from the hobby for a long while now but recently came back to it, and I'm updating my death guard for the new ruleset (got their own codex, hoooray!)

Anyway, simple question,...
Forum: Chaos Marines Army Lists   07-11-13, 09:33 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 847
Posted By killmaimburn
This is decent at 1500, but here's my advice. ...

This is decent at 1500, but here's my advice.

First: Cut the land raider. Plague marines are great (my army is nurgle, also) but they aren't a sufficiently hard assault force to need a land...
Forum: Space Marine Army Lists   02-05-11, 06:46 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,222
Posted By killmaimburn
I understand your dilemma, my suggestion was just...

I understand your dilemma, my suggestion was just thrown out there because I am in the process of building a bloodwing list and during proxy playtesting the honor guard performed very well. Albeit,...
Forum: Space Marine Army Lists   02-05-11, 04:45 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,222
Posted By killmaimburn
He could drop the sanguinor and take a tooled up...

He could drop the sanguinor and take a tooled up honor guard meaning he'd get another chalice, and a melta/stormshield squad to drop in with dante for near-guaranteed vehicle/monstrous creature kills.
Forum: 40k Fluff   02-04-11, 09:21 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 14,229
Posted By killmaimburn
I would say it comes down to numbers, as the DAoT...

I would say it comes down to numbers, as the DAoT planet clearly is technologically superior. Look to EPIC 40k for some more examples of superweapons from the Dark Age, of which only 1 or 2 remain...
Forum: General 40k   02-04-11, 01:41 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,412
Posted By killmaimburn
Ang'grath the unbound and anything else with the...

Ang'grath the unbound and anything else with the axe of khorne special rule or a similar effect would kill an infinite number of enemies and the game would continue forever...
Forum: Off Topic   02-03-11, 10:54 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 915
Posted By killmaimburn
New York City had a few bad hits, pretty icy...

New York City had a few bad hits, pretty icy sleet lately that is dangerous for walking and driving but not particularly inhibiting of the city functioning. Around New Years we had a huge blizzard...
Forum: 40k Rules Discussion   01-28-11, 06:00 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,045
Posted By killmaimburn
What article was this? Could you link to it? Or...

What article was this? Could you link to it? Or was it in WD?
Forum: 40k Tactics   01-26-11, 08:50 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,119
Posted By killmaimburn
They understand, and what they also understand is...

They understand, and what they also understand is that the shitty lists they put out there lead to more money than if they release a 'perfect' or at least 'competitive' army. Noob goes out, buys list...
Forum: New Member Introductions   01-26-11, 08:45 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 507
Posted By killmaimburn
Welcome to the forums, splinter twin/clone of...

Welcome to the forums, splinter twin/clone of myself! Enjoy heresy, its a great forum with a lot of supportive and interesting people
Forum: 40k Rules Discussion   01-25-11, 10:22 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,737
Posted By killmaimburn
He mixed up rules. They can choose to fail checks...

He mixed up rules. They can choose to fail checks with the "Combat Tactics" Special Rule, which is meant to let them fail and fall back from shooting and then auto-regroup with ATSKNF, representing...
Forum: 40k Fluff   01-25-11, 10:18 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 852
Posted By killmaimburn
Even if it was called artificier armor in HH...

Even if it was called artificier armor in HH books, maybe it was an exaggeration, maybe the wear and tear of 10k years have weakened it, or maybe the CSM book was fucked up and gave him bad stats or...
Forum: 40k Rules Discussion   01-25-11, 06:06 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,646
Posted By killmaimburn
All vehicles (not just skimmers) are hit in CC...

All vehicles (not just skimmers) are hit in CC based on the speed they last moved (unless they are immobilized during the CC phase or have become immobilized during the preceding shooting phase)

I...
Forum: 40k Rules Discussion   01-25-11, 05:48 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,867
Posted By killmaimburn
While this toes the line of looking shady, I...

While this toes the line of looking shady, I doubt it can be called cheating, either by a rules argument or a moral argument. By the rules, I can drop a 6" measure bubble from any of my units in the...
Forum: 40k Fluff   01-25-11, 02:58 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 622
Posted By killmaimburn
For Space Marine Chapters/Legions, AFAIK ...

For Space Marine Chapters/Legions, AFAIK

Ultramarines:
Greco-roman (as has been said)

White Scars:
Mongolian

Blood Angels:
Renaissance Italian
Forum: General 40k   01-24-11, 09:23 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 674
Posted By killmaimburn
If you take vulkan and convert him to be a chaosy...

If you take vulkan and convert him to be a chaosy character your melta and flamer weapons will all be twin-linked
Forum: 40k Fluff   01-19-11, 01:01 AM
Replies: 91
Views: 10,963
Posted By killmaimburn
Wow, BL hasn't done anything like that before!...

Wow, BL hasn't done anything like that before! It's exciting and surprising when you expect a book to be about one thing, and it goes somewhere else completely. *Looks at Prospero Burns* OH wait...
...
Forum: Off Topic   01-16-11, 01:14 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,442
Posted By killmaimburn
I can't contribute much never having owned a...

I can't contribute much never having owned a console but I would say for PC games KotOR was an amazing game, and for handhelds the golden sun (trilogy? I only played the first 2 games)
Forum: 40k Rules Discussion   01-15-11, 01:41 AM
Replies: 277
Views: 11,564
Posted By killmaimburn
If you want a fluff answer there are a number: ...

If you want a fluff answer there are a number: the turret gunner is so well protected and buffered because the tank is a "behemoth" that he can fire even though others are stunned, the gun can be...
Forum: 40k Rules Discussion   01-14-11, 04:59 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,743
Posted By killmaimburn
Alright, thank you aramoro. Could you point me to...

Alright, thank you aramoro. Could you point me to the page in the BRB that says I can't disembark after deep striking?
Forum: 40k Rules Discussion   01-14-11, 04:55 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,743
Posted By killmaimburn
I understand that that is the intent of their...

I understand that that is the intent of their rule, but my reading of the Heroic Intervention wording doesn't specify that.

Quoting the rule: (mods, kill this if its a violation)
"If a jump...
Forum: 40k Rules Discussion   01-14-11, 04:41 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,743
Posted By killmaimburn
But the vehicle deep striked. I should've been...

But the vehicle deep striked. I should've been more clear; I'm not referencing the skies of blood rule, but the ruling that if the Storm Raven Deep Strikes, the Vanguard Veterans count as Deep...
Forum: 40k Rules Discussion   01-14-11, 04:23 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,743
Posted By killmaimburn
Stormraven rules interaction with new BRB FAQ

In the updated BRB faq, the following is shown:

Q: Does a unit being transported by a vehicle that has arrived by Deep Strike that turn also count as arriving by Deep Strike?

A: Yes.

What I...
Forum: Houserules and Homebrews   01-13-11, 02:47 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 5,737
Posted By killmaimburn
World Eaters HQ, I vote!

World Eaters HQ, I vote!
Forum: 40k Fluff   01-12-11, 09:23 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 532
Posted By killmaimburn
Its reasonable to think that a world eaters...

Its reasonable to think that a world eaters warband has been promised the opportunity to reap skulls by a warsmith, or that a khornate squad of world eaters repainted their armor to better serve...
Forum: Houserules and Homebrews   01-12-11, 09:21 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,211
Posted By killmaimburn
I apologize, typo. *facepalm* In case its not...

I apologize, typo. *facepalm* In case its not clear in my above post, I would argue that the offensive advantages are roughly equal for the points, IMO, to the defensive improvement by granting a...
Forum: 40k Fluff   01-12-11, 09:18 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,193
Posted By killmaimburn
If you read the NL books "Lord of the Night" and...

If you read the NL books "Lord of the Night" and "Soul Hunter" it becomes apparent that there are multiple factions within the NL, some which embrace chaos in the same way as the black legion, and...
Forum: Houserules and Homebrews   01-12-11, 08:29 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,211
Posted By killmaimburn
The oblits don't have a 3++ they have a 3+ armor...

The oblits don't have a 3++ they have a 3+ armor save / 5+ invul, meaning he increased their toughness but nerfed their 2+.

And despite the alarum over the 3++ available through the mark, it is...
Forum: 40k Rules Discussion   01-12-11, 03:27 PM
Replies: 277
Views: 11,564
Posted By killmaimburn
That's the old POTMS, which also allowed the...

That's the old POTMS, which also allowed the vehicle to move in a straight line without shooting in the event of a stunned tank. Current POTMS (don't have codex on me) permits firing one additional...
Forum: Houserules and Homebrews   01-11-11, 11:52 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,211
Posted By killmaimburn
3++ invul is very nice and I think we've been...

3++ invul is very nice and I think we've been spoiled a bit by marine codices who receive it cheaply through storm shields. That said, unless the marines who can take 3++ are incredibly potent...
Forum: Off Topic   01-11-11, 07:55 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 5,130
Posted By killmaimburn
They came to NYC a couple years back and...

They came to NYC a couple years back and protested outside my HS (while I was still in HS). As it was one of the most diverse and large high schools, their message was not appreciated. There were 100...
Forum: 40k Rules Discussion   01-08-11, 06:14 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 407
Posted By killmaimburn
Short Answer: NO. Longer (but still...

Short Answer: NO.

Longer (but still short-ish answer): No, as dreadnoughts become locked to CC in much the same way as infantry because they are walkers. Although it makes perfect sense fluffwise...
Forum: Houserules and Homebrews   01-08-11, 05:40 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,586
Posted By killmaimburn
Unless I read the rules wrong, there is a...

Unless I read the rules wrong, there is a movement difference, in that they can't go 12 in the movement phase, thus shortening their effective charge threat range. So while great for tau to Jump...
Forum: Off Topic   01-08-11, 05:07 AM
Replies: 2,280
Views: 72,482
Posted By killmaimburn
(sorry that I forgot to make a wish) They...

(sorry that I forgot to make a wish)

They come back, but are so poorly designed and made that the player base immediately clamors for their permanent removal and they go the way of the squats.
...
Forum: Houserules and Homebrews   01-08-11, 05:01 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,693
Posted By killmaimburn
I like these rules, they do open up some...

I like these rules, they do open up some interesting avenues, but IMHO the havoc launcher as-is needs to change. I feel that as Chaos will never get razorbacks, the launcher needs to change to...
Forum: Off Topic   01-08-11, 03:26 AM
Replies: 2,280
Views: 72,482
Posted By killmaimburn
They do, but it was all a plan of the tzeentchian...

They do, but it was all a plan of the tzeentchian cults which now, without nurgle's influence combating them, institute a regime where every imperial citizen is forced to eat only peanut butter and...
Forum: Chaos Marines Army Lists   08-28-10, 11:01 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 451
Posted By killmaimburn
IMO, TL Las < TL Plasma + Las Even if you...

IMO, TL Las < TL Plasma + Las

Even if you are counting on sitting it back the enemy WILL close with you and you will be glad of extra shots, and you can take 2 weapon destroyed results.
Forum: Wargaming News and 40k Rumors   08-28-10, 10:58 PM
Replies: 132
Views: 11,619
Posted By killmaimburn
Can we ask square enix to pretty please do a 40k...

Can we ask square enix to pretty please do a 40k movie? pretty please? I want advent children 40k

This is about as good as the 3D transformer's series they did back in the 90's. -_-
Crisis Core...
Forum: 40k Rules Discussion   08-27-10, 11:44 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,166
Posted By killmaimburn
or, it straps on you wrist and lets you use the...

or, it straps on you wrist and lets you use the second hand to swing when necessary. 2-handed weapons generally have special rules by the codex. In general, although its not very clear, the only rule...
Forum: 40k Rules Discussion   08-25-10, 02:01 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 741
Posted By killmaimburn
A CD works very well if you fill in the hole. Any...

A CD works very well if you fill in the hole. Any old promo disc for something (wow free trials or AOL free trials come to mind) with a piece of cardboard on top of it or hell just some paper taped...
Forum: Space Marine Army Lists   08-22-10, 03:43 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 293
Posted By killmaimburn
Blood Angels 2000 points

HQ - 200
Librarian
Shield of sanguinius, unleash rage
100

Librarian
Shield of sanguinius, unleash rage
100

Troops - 430
Forum: Sketches and Warhammer 40k Art   08-22-10, 03:08 PM
Replies: 138
Views: 27,161
Posted By killmaimburn
I sense that many people will soon be breaking...

I sense that many people will soon be breaking the smiley limit on posts...
Forum: General 40k   08-22-10, 02:01 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 4,912
Posted By killmaimburn
Hate to tell you but commissar yarrick does have...

Hate to tell you but commissar yarrick does have a rule that lets him come back from death repeatedly (on a 3+ or 4+, I'm not sure)

I'll always remember the game when a tau player tried to tell me...
Forum: 40k Rules Discussion   05-07-10, 03:20 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,912
Posted By killmaimburn
Fluffwise just imagine it as smoke launchers...

Fluffwise just imagine it as smoke launchers constantly pumping out smoke for the turn.
Ruleswise there's no stopping this.
Forum: General 40k   05-05-10, 11:57 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 540
Posted By killmaimburn
GW model = check power armor = check force...

GW model = check
power armor = check
force weapon = check
bolt pistol = check
No problem here

now if it was a weirdboy, we would be having an issue. but a marine is a marine is a marine, and...
Forum: General 40k   05-04-10, 01:59 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,094
Posted By killmaimburn
not cheap at all, as long as you delineate...

not cheap at all, as long as you delineate clearly which models are in which squad and don't try to slip models between squads. This is a highly valid tactic in objective games, and has its merits in...
Forum: 40k Tactics   05-02-10, 04:01 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 734
Posted By killmaimburn
don't shoot liths. Don't shoot nightbringer. Kill...

don't shoot liths. Don't shoot nightbringer. Kill all the "necron" models, phase out, win on turn 4. Don't even try tying up the nightbringer in assault, either, as he can kill anything in your codex...
Forum: 40k Rules Discussion   04-23-10, 04:40 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,724
Posted By killmaimburn
Frankly, as BS as that idea is, and as hard as I...

Frankly, as BS as that idea is, and as hard as I would smack most people who RAW that hard, the schlockwork that is the DA codex in the 5th ed environment and doesn't even get the errata to...
Forum: 40k Rules Discussion   04-22-10, 04:02 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 500
Posted By killmaimburn
There is no 1 ability / phase restriction, only...

There is no 1 ability / phase restriction, only that a psyker may not use more than 1 ability (including force weapons!!) per player turn unless they have a special rule to the contrary, e.g., Mark...
Forum: 40k Rules Discussion   04-22-10, 02:39 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 500
Posted By killmaimburn
same as the S6 power + I10 that vanilla libbies...

same as the S6 power + I10 that vanilla libbies get if they can use both
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