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Forum: Chaos Marines Army Lists   01-26-16, 03:22 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,440
Posted By NathanJD
Love the list, you've captured the feel of the...

Love the list, you've captured the feel of the legion pretty well. Night Lords are one of the more interesting legions in my opinion.

The suggestions I have aren't much original. Mostly a...
Forum: Chaos Marines Army Lists   01-17-16, 10:41 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,000
Posted By NathanJD
HQ (265)Daemon Prince -Power Armour ...

HQ

(265)Daemon Prince
-Power Armour
-Wings
-The Black Mace
-Mark of Khorne

Solid. I prefer nurgle as it prevents instant death vs incoming s10 but it doesn't fit the theme.
Forum: Houserules and Homebrews   11-10-15, 07:06 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 768
Posted By NathanJD
Out of everything you said, this bothered me the...

Out of everything you said, this bothered me the most. You created an army for fluff with no demons at all... so that you can make it as cheap as possible to ally in demons?!?!

Build an army for...
Forum: Houserules and Homebrews   11-10-15, 06:40 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 768
Posted By NathanJD
I've changed it to a 3+, no warlord trait...

I've changed it to a 3+, no warlord trait transfer. It certainly "feels" better now. For fluff, perhaps despite trying to appear so mysterious there are critical weak points in the command structure...
Forum: Houserules and Homebrews   11-10-15, 06:09 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 768
Posted By NathanJD
How would you suggest toning it down? Perhaps...

How would you suggest toning it down? Perhaps reducing it to only working on a 3+ like Yarrick and Celestine? I don't know what the fluff justification would be for limiting it though. Preventing the...
Forum: Houserules and Homebrews   11-10-15, 05:53 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 768
Posted By NathanJD
Thanks for the feedback. I've updated the...

Thanks for the feedback. I've updated the document to address these issues. Random selection happens as per the BRB under "Randomising". Slay the Warlord or any other benefits that trigger from a...
Forum: Houserules and Homebrews   11-08-15, 10:20 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 761
Posted By NathanJD
I really like it as it gives a cheaper way to...

I really like it as it gives a cheaper way to create a fast moving character, harkening back to chaos lieutenants. The biggest benefits over a bike would be +1 attacks and retaining fleet when joined...
Forum: Houserules and Homebrews   11-08-15, 10:14 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 889
Posted By NathanJD
Some good stuff here. My feedback is below.

Some good stuff here. My feedback is below.
Forum: Houserules and Homebrews   11-08-15, 07:27 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 768
Posted By NathanJD
Alpha Legion Detachment

I've taken a crack at an Alpha Legion detachment for the Vanilla CSM codex and am looking to get feedback. A detachment was chosen so I could avoid changing existing rules. I tried to stay true to...
Forum: Chaos Marines Army Lists   10-30-15, 05:41 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 996
Posted By NathanJD
I have been playing 40k for a few years now and I...

I have been playing 40k for a few years now and I think I am finally getting to grips with what would make a good list. I have recently started collecting Chaos Marines and wanted peoples opinions on...
Forum: General 40k   09-04-15, 08:25 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 849
Posted By NathanJD
Yes you're right, "Chaos Space Marines" will most...

Yes you're right, "Chaos Space Marines" will most likely still be in the title. I believe they will add something addional, to bring it in line with the "Adeptus Astartes" in "Codex Adeptus Astartes:...
Forum: General 40k   09-04-15, 01:04 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 849
Posted By NathanJD
Naming the new CSM codex

With the new Chaos Space Marines codex rumored to be coming soon, I've been wondering what they will call it. I know "Chaos Space Marines" is not copyrightable so I expect it will be getting a new...
Forum: General 40k   04-07-15, 12:27 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,065
Posted By NathanJD
I can't find this "single source" limitation...

I can't find this "single source" limitation anywhere. It feels like a relic that people are remembering from previous editions. If you're referring the the first line of "Warbands of the Crimson...
Forum: General 40k   04-06-15, 08:06 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,065
Posted By NathanJD
At first this appears to be true. From the BRB...

At first this appears to be true. From the BRB under "Choosing Your Army > Army List Entries":

“When using such a codex, each unit’s Faction is the same as its codex title.”

This is however...
Forum: General 40k   04-06-15, 02:04 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,065
Posted By NathanJD
Crimson Slaughter Detachment?

I have a dilemma.

The Crimson Slaughter supplement states that all units in a crimson slaughter detachment have fear. Well, in 7th edition, there is no longer an entity named "Crimson Slaughter...
Forum: Chaos Marines Army Lists   04-01-15, 07:07 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 989
Posted By NathanJD
1000pt Lean and Mobile Crimson Slaughter

Thanks for the feedback.

Uveron, Hordes were a concern for the old list. The flamers certainly help there and have better synergy with the bolters. Their overwatch is great defense for a...
Forum: Chaos Marines Army Lists   03-23-15, 12:11 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 989
Posted By NathanJD
1000pt Lean and Mobile Crimson Slaughter

Since Chaos Marines are a bit fragile, especially given their leadership issues, I've found mobility to be incredibly important to a well functioning CSM list. If assault is to work at all, it needs...
Forum: Chaos Marines Army Lists   03-22-15, 11:38 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,286
Posted By NathanJD
You've a perfect opportunity with all those...

You've a perfect opportunity with all those Crimson Slaughter Possessed to do some daemon summoning!

Prophet of the Voices: level 3, spell familiar - 155

It'll be fun and might help your...
Forum: Chaos Marines Army Lists   03-20-15, 04:54 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,297
Posted By NathanJD
This could be legal using an allied detachment!...

This could be legal using an allied detachment! In this case, the warlord must be from your primary detachment. It would look like this:

# Primary Helcult
## Elite
Helbrute - 100

## Troop
10...
Forum: Chaos Marines Army Lists   03-20-15, 02:37 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,464
Posted By NathanJD
Yeah this list is the hardest I can think of with...

Yeah this list is the hardest I can think of with Chaos sans Daemons at the moment (Besides maybe flyer spam: daemon prince/heldrake/hell blade/fire raptor). My Dark Eldar buddy has been dabbling in...
Forum: Chaos Marines Army Lists   03-19-15, 04:21 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,464
Posted By NathanJD
Yet another update. This is the updated version...

Yet another update. This is the updated version of a list I used for a 3k team game.

1500
# Primary Purge Vrak Renegades
## HQ
Arch-demagogue (warlord): ordnance tyrant, nurgle - 57
Command...
Forum: Chaos Marines Army Lists   03-19-15, 03:56 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,464
Posted By NathanJD
Just a quick update. I was able to get ob sec on...

Just a quick update. I was able to get ob sec on the zombies and split the hydras into two units by using 2 detachments.

# Primary Purge Vrak Renegades
## HQ
Arch-demagogue (warlord): ordnance...
Forum: Chaos Marines Army Lists   03-17-15, 06:28 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,464
Posted By NathanJD
neferhet, More zombies would be nice. Even with...

neferhet, More zombies would be nice. Even with 4+ FNP they can evaporate rather quickly. I suppose it will depend on what army I face. Rapiers if I need ap2 or anti-tank, zombies if I need assault...
Forum: Chaos Marines Army Lists   03-13-15, 04:52 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,464
Posted By NathanJD
Vrak's Artillery Attrition 1000pts

My my are there some really crazy possibilities with the latest imperial armor book! Most especially the purge detachment because it can be used by CSM and doesn't require any troops! Quick run-down...
Forum: Chaos Marines Army Lists   02-11-15, 03:43 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 830
Posted By NathanJD
You've got me to crack on the cultists. Although...

You've got me to crack on the cultists. Although I spent the points on a a Hell Blade instead of bikes. Paired with the Sicaran, It will actually provide the list some solid anti-air. It doesn't help...
Forum: Chaos Marines Army Lists   02-10-15, 03:26 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 830
Posted By NathanJD
Hmm, good point. Although the things I'm having...

Hmm, good point. Although the things I'm having problems with are Wraithknights, carnifexes and thunder hammer/storm shield terminators. Even genestealers are rough, so many rending attacks. That's...
Forum: Chaos Marines Army Lists   02-09-15, 05:59 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 830
Posted By NathanJD
Thanks for the feedback. I've played a couple...

Thanks for the feedback. I've played a couple games and have made some updates to the list.

The amount of damage I've got off each game with the sorcerer has been fantastic. Shriek + the torrent...
Forum: Chaos Marines Army Lists   02-02-15, 01:17 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 830
Posted By NathanJD
1k Vanilla

I've been trying hard to make a battle-forged CSM list work at low point levels. But it's... difficult so I'm looking to share my progress and solicit advice. I wish to make actual Chaos...
Forum: General 40k   01-13-15, 08:50 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,122
Posted By NathanJD
Those are some pretty hilarious blobs. I...

Those are some pretty hilarious blobs. I especially like the one with 4++ and FNP. However I would swap the chaplain for IG priests to re-roll the 4++ ;).

Perfect gate blob is especially silly,...
Forum: Space Marine Army Lists   01-12-15, 03:58 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 431
Posted By NathanJD
This is the way to run death company in my...

This is the way to run death company in my opinion, with or without the priest. 5 men units with a single power fist keeps them cheap while still being potent on the charge.
Forum: Space Marine Army Lists   01-11-15, 09:29 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 431
Posted By NathanJD
What you're trying to build is a bike unit. T5,...

What you're trying to build is a bike unit. T5, twin-linked bolters, real special weapons, jink and turbo boost all make bikes better at fire support. Go white scars for a 3+ jink save and hit and...
Forum: Modelling and Painting   12-26-14, 07:04 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,984
Posted By NathanJD
I'd personally use any powered armored bits. 3+...

I'd personally use any powered armored bits. 3+ and T4 is an MEQ. Keeping him on a 25mm base instead of a 32mm will keep him differentiated from any chaos marines you have.

My inspiration for this...
Forum: Chaos Marines Army Lists   12-21-14, 09:26 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,105
Posted By NathanJD
Absolutely! Just don't use any Berserkers ;)....

Absolutely! Just don't use any Berserkers ;). Mark of khorne is a great way to cheaply increase the offensive output of your assault units. It also has exclusive access to the best mount and daemon...
Forum: Chaos Marines Army Lists   12-17-14, 06:15 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,361
Posted By NathanJD
For a cool 105pts too. That does sound like it...

For a cool 105pts too. That does sound like it should be the standard way to run a 10 man renegade infantry unit. An autocannon would be nice, but very optional depending on how much anti air the...
Forum: Chaos Marines Army Lists   12-17-14, 12:01 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,361
Posted By NathanJD
Renegades and heretics 1500

Don't lose the Baneblade, it's the most essential part of the list! The biggest problem the renegades codex has is leadership, a flaw it shares with the CSM codex. That giant, indestructible zealot...
Forum: General 40k   12-15-14, 06:26 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 249
Posted By NathanJD
Seattle area gaming?

Greetings Heretics,

Does anyone know of stores or gaming groups in the downtown Seattle area that run 40k? My gaming group is on the east side so I can only get maybe 1 game in on the weekend. I'd...
Forum: Chaos Marines Army Lists   12-13-14, 11:22 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,445
Posted By NathanJD
I crunched some of the numbers on summoning with...

I crunched some of the numbers on summoning with ML4... With the random +d6 warp charge I'm looking at just over a 50% to summon. Which is... not so good. I'm essentially sinking 170pts for 50%...
Forum: Wargaming News and 40k Rumors   12-10-14, 05:12 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,245
Posted By NathanJD
More 40k base changes

This is no longer legal. The wording for movement has changed in 7th. At the end of a model's move, its entire model/base must be within its movement distance. This includes any rotation, even the...
Forum: Chaos Marines Army Lists   12-10-14, 05:37 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,006
Posted By NathanJD
I will advocate strongly against mixing melta and...

I will advocate strongly against mixing melta and plasma in terminator units. Your combi salvo is going to be an alpha strike, then get used up. This allows you to get the absolute most out of...
Forum: Chaos Marines Army Lists   12-09-14, 09:54 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,445
Posted By NathanJD
Played the game with the above list. My DE ally...

Played the game with the above list. My DE ally brought 2 raiders of grotesques, 2 venoms of warriors, a flier and an aegis w/ comms relay.

Our Tyranid opponent took a hive tyrand with tyrant...
Forum: Chaos Marines Army Lists   12-07-14, 06:20 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,445
Posted By NathanJD
Alright, condescension aside, there's been enough...

Alright, condescension aside, there's been enough good discussion to get me more interested in the prospect of rapiers. I'll be taking the following list at 1k for a 2v1 2k game. The 36" range goes a...
Forum: Chaos Marines Army Lists   12-06-14, 01:40 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,006
Posted By NathanJD
One options would be to drop a helbrute to...

One options would be to drop a helbrute to distribute some more upgrades throughout the army. Such as essential rhinos and melta bombs for your melta gun toting CSM and a heavy flamer for the...
Forum: Chaos Marines Army Lists   12-05-14, 02:23 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,445
Posted By NathanJD
The griffon is great, I'd like to add one to my...

The griffon is great, I'd like to add one to my wyvren unit. However I use them mainly for ignoring cover and sniping characters. While s6 would be nice to kill T3 characters, I feel the 4 small...
Forum: Chaos Marines Army Lists   12-04-14, 10:34 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,074
Posted By NathanJD
Good on you for sticking to your theme. I...

Good on you for sticking to your theme. I personally love gift of mutation, always loading up on it in casual games.

I think you're 5pts shy on the predator. Otherwise, looks good!
Forum: Chaos Marines Army Lists   12-04-14, 03:24 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,445
Posted By NathanJD
Did a bit of work on the list. I even figured out...

Did a bit of work on the list. I even figured out a 1k list (below without CSM or fortification). Even at 1k it brings a wall of 30 mutants flanked by av13 walkers. The added Blood Slaughterer...
Forum: Chaos Marines Army Lists   12-04-14, 03:02 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,274
Posted By NathanJD
Looks great, I'd love to hear how it plays. ...

Looks great, I'd love to hear how it plays.

I'm partial to one griffon + a few wyvren in a unit. Wyvren are fantastic and can get some extra accuracy from scattering a large blast first.
Forum: Chaos Marines Army Lists   12-04-14, 01:08 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,074
Posted By NathanJD
This is why I feel the heavy flamer is so...

This is why I feel the heavy flamer is so necessary. I once had a Helbrute tied up in combat for 4 rounds vs a 5 man IG command squad, and it didn't even roll that bad! 5 guardsmen should not be an...
Forum: Chaos Marines Army Lists   12-02-14, 04:11 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 783
Posted By NathanJD
Alright, since we're in the realm of...

Alright, since we're in the realm of uncompetitive, I think you'll like something I've been kicking around that is very similar.

Have you considered using the sorcerer on the palanquin instead of...
Forum: Chaos Marines Army Lists   12-02-14, 02:39 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,074
Posted By NathanJD
After playing around with it, this is what I came...

After playing around with it, this is what I came up with. The lord is a lot more resilient with T6, a larger retinue and the option for i5 ap3 attacks (which reduce the amount of attacks coming at...
Forum: Chaos Marines Army Lists   11-30-14, 08:59 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,445
Posted By NathanJD
Played a game vs Dark Eldar, Blood Angels and IG....

Played a game vs Dark Eldar, Blood Angels and IG. Dark eldar ran 2 formations: a unit of 6 talos with haywire blasters and chainflails, and the unit with a talos, chronos, and haemonculus. The guard...
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