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Forum: 40k Fluff   06-17-14, 05:22 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,841
Posted By Keen4e
The Chaos gods may follow some pattern, but I...

The Chaos gods may follow some pattern, but I think to best understand Chaos, all you need to do is to look at the boon table in the 6th edition Chaos Codex. You have just as much chance of becoming...
Forum: Imperial Guard Army Lists   06-10-14, 04:08 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 980
Posted By Keen4e
Two Leman Russes at 750 points seem quite a lot...

Two Leman Russes at 750 points seem quite a lot indeed, but now that everything scores in the new edition it may not be that bad as it used to be. I personally would put the camo netting on the...
Forum: General 40k   05-26-14, 03:15 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 524
Posted By Keen4e
Psychic tests calculator.

As the psychic tests became more complicated with 7th edition, I decided to make myself a quick sheet to make calculations for psychic tests faster.
I thought there may be some other mathammer...
Forum: General 40k   05-16-14, 05:40 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 2,937
Posted By Keen4e
I'd buy one of those aquila pendants, that used...

I'd buy one of those aquila pendants, that used to be sold by Black Library.
Forum: General 40k   05-15-14, 05:36 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 2,937
Posted By Keen4e
Chill out man. No need to be angry at me. To...

Chill out man. No need to be angry at me.

To explain: you don't have to like something to benefit from it. For example a lot of people don't like going to work, but are happy to do so for salary....
Forum: General 40k   05-15-14, 11:43 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 2,937
Posted By Keen4e
Sure it is, but corporations do have the means to...

Sure it is, but corporations do have the means to get away with it without appealing enough to people.
I'm not a big fan of small companies either(or free market in general for that matter), but at...
Forum: General 40k   05-15-14, 09:21 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 2,937
Posted By Keen4e
I don't like GW, just as much as I don't like any...

I don't like GW, just as much as I don't like any large international corporation. The trouble with large corporations is that their main goal are not the customers, but the profits. Those two are...
Forum: Imperial Guard Army Lists   05-14-14, 09:47 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 866
Posted By Keen4e
That list does not work at all in my opinion. ...

That list does not work at all in my opinion.

First what exactly is the point of the shotguns? Are you going to charge at the enemy with your veterans? If so, why do you give them that many plasma...
Forum: 40k Rules Discussion   05-12-14, 10:42 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,001
Posted By Keen4e
Ok. Now I am actually starting having more doubts...

Ok. Now I am actually starting having more doubts on that matter. There is a weapon in the guard codex called Emperor's Benediction, which has "precision shot" rule and can be only taken by...
Forum: Imperial Guard Army Lists   05-11-14, 09:37 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,133
Posted By Keen4e
You get preferred enemy for the whole tank squad,...

You get preferred enemy for the whole tank squad, so it does not matter where Pask is if that's you're worried about. However as far as I know, you don't get to re roll the one's for get hot anyway...
Forum: Imperial Guard Army Lists   05-11-14, 09:53 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,133
Posted By Keen4e
If you really want to bubble wrap your tanks,...

If you really want to bubble wrap your tanks, blobs are much better option for that, than veterans. They cover large area making a deepstrike at half range of a melta gun impossible.

I would also...
Forum: Imperial Guard Army Lists   05-03-14, 04:54 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,338
Posted By Keen4e
I would like to point out, that although...

I would like to point out, that although inquisitors give better Ld, they don't have the rule for executing guardsmen, so even though with ld 10 stubborn it's unlikely, they still can fail the morale...
Forum: Imperial Tactics   05-02-14, 05:22 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,862
Posted By Keen4e
I've always viewed executioner as an efficient...

I've always viewed executioner as an efficient monster killer. Unlike with squads, where to make exact calculations is impossible, I've done calculations once for the monstrous creatures and I got...
Forum: General 40k   05-02-14, 04:46 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 369
Posted By Keen4e
They can be deepstriked and ran in MSU. Since...

They can be deepstriked and ran in MSU. Since they take a unique slot, you can deepstrike a lot of meltaguns at the same time on several high value targets.
Also a helgun potentially kills three...
Forum: 40k Rules Discussion   04-30-14, 06:14 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,001
Posted By Keen4e
The confusion comes from the fact that there are...

The confusion comes from the fact that there are supposedly two things: precision shot as a rule stating that characters and snipers have the precision shot as a result of throwing a 6 when aiming...
Forum: 40k Rules Discussion   04-30-14, 04:40 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,001
Posted By Keen4e
Yeah I agree, but it really needs a FAQ.

Yeah I agree, but it really needs a FAQ.
Forum: 40k Rules Discussion   04-29-14, 06:46 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,001
Posted By Keen4e
Take Aim order

Even though it's most likely what I think it is, I'd really like to hear your opinion on that rule.

In the codex it is claimed, that if the order Take Aim succeeds all units have precision shot...
Forum: Imperial Guard Army Lists   04-21-14, 05:38 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 990
Posted By Keen4e
In my opinion, against orks, Mantichore is a...

In my opinion, against orks, Mantichore is a must. It pretty much wreaks everything they have.
Forum: Imperial Guard Army Lists   04-20-14, 11:27 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 612
Posted By Keen4e
As suggested, I dropped the three dozer blades...

As suggested, I dropped the three dozer blades and took another camo netting and this stuff worked really well in the two games I played with this list. I could move along the ruins and I could often...
Forum: 40k Tactics   04-19-14, 10:57 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,058
Posted By Keen4e
New ogryns/bullgryns- are they any use?

First of all: I find it rather odd that these two choices exist. From what I've seen, it seems to me that bullgryns can do everything better than ogryns and are not that much more expensive. They...
Forum: Imperial Guard Army Lists   04-17-14, 07:46 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 612
Posted By Keen4e
Ok then: mech it is :D HQ: CCS in chimera...

Ok then: mech it is :D

HQ:
CCS in chimera with camo netting and dozer blade 2* Melta gun
Troops:
-Vet Squad in chimera with camo netting and dozer blade 2* Plasma Gun
-Vet Squad in chimera...
Forum: Imperial Guard Army Lists   04-17-14, 07:21 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,308
Posted By Keen4e
I don't know. That death strike missile sound...

I don't know. That death strike missile sound pretty crazy to me. In my opinion elsewhere than apocalypse it doesn't really pay off. Chances are, that before it even takes its single shot, your...
Forum: Modelling and Painting   04-17-14, 06:29 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,803
Posted By Keen4e
Here comes take two: If nothing else, there...

Here comes take two:
If nothing else, there shouldn't be that many different blue colors splattered all over :D

https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/76192358/wh/photos/Tempestus%202.JPG
Forum: Imperial Guard Army Lists   04-17-14, 09:18 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 612
Posted By Keen4e
500 semi mech guard

I'm thinking of doing a small game with my guard, just to remind me how T3 5+ feels :biggrin:

HQ:
-CCS in chimera with 2*meltas 145 points
-Ministorum priest 25 points

Troops:
-Platoon: 168...
Forum: Imperial Guard Army Lists   04-17-14, 08:18 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 737
Posted By Keen4e
Putting augur arrays for things that come from...

Putting augur arrays for things that come from reserves, is in my opinion a bad idea. You have to be lucky enough that the deep striking units come at least one turn after what's coming from reserves...
Forum: Imperial Guard Army Lists   04-17-14, 07:34 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 3,314
Posted By Keen4e
The infantry here is pretty much to take...

The infantry here is pretty much to take objectives and nothing else: that's why I split it up. Artillery will most likely be behind buildings split up a lot and as much in cover as possible, so that...
Forum: Imperial Guard Army Lists   04-16-14, 10:55 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,028
Posted By Keen4e
If you're playing two punishers separately, it...

If you're playing two punishers separately, it might be a good idea to get two inquisitors for prescience (or whatever is the name of the psychic ability that gives you twin linked)
Other than that,...
Forum: Imperial Guard Army Lists   04-15-14, 08:38 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,398
Posted By Keen4e
What's an inquisitor? Did I miss something in the...

What's an inquisitor? Did I miss something in the new codex? I don't see any of that kind of entry.
Forum: Modelling and Painting   04-15-14, 08:26 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,803
Posted By Keen4e
Thanks a lot guys I'll try to do my best with...

Thanks a lot guys I'll try to do my best with your advice. :)

It's simply because I was really unsure what kind of colors I wanted to go for: and the helmet got most of my silly experiments. :D
...
Forum: Modelling and Painting   04-15-14, 08:13 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 569
Posted By Keen4e
A question about shading.

There is something that has been always bugging me with that. I understand, that shading is extremely important, when painting something on a flat canvas. There you need to create an illusion of...
Forum: Imperial Guard Army Lists   04-13-14, 03:37 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 3,314
Posted By Keen4e
1500 points of the new Astra Militarum

Next week I am planing to play my first game with this updated codex. Here is the list I've thought out for the moment:
HQ: (445)
-CCS: (90)
-Antiaerial missile launcher
-vox

-Leman Russ...
Forum: Wargaming News and 40k Rumors   04-13-14, 02:25 PM
Replies: 418
Views: 33,820
Posted By Keen4e
It sure is, but I don't think death strike...

It sure is, but I don't think death strike missiles were ever playable elsewhere than apocalypse.

Anyway I've got the codex yesterday and here are my first impressions:

1) Let's start with the...
Forum: Modelling and Painting   04-13-14, 09:38 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,803
Posted By Keen4e
My first tempestus

Yesterday I bought Astra Militarum codex and some of the new Tempestus: I really love the way they look.
This one's a bit messy, because I was trying to figure out how I wanted them to be painted....
Forum: General 40k   04-13-14, 09:08 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,329
Posted By Keen4e
Mossy Toes I humbly disagree. While it is true...

Mossy Toes
I humbly disagree. While it is true MC points must be stripped to 0, it is on the other hand much easier then for vehicles, because even the basic weapons can take them down. I am talking...
Forum: Original Works   04-12-14, 09:35 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,430
Posted By Keen4e
Imperial Guard cadence song

Hello. Since the new Guard codex is out, I thought I'd share this cadence song I've been inventing during my jogging sessions.
It's based on the running cadence in the great Kubrick's movie full...
Forum: General 40k   04-11-14, 05:12 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 764
Posted By Keen4e
SM: StormRaven: so much firepower on one flyer. ...

SM: StormRaven: so much firepower on one flyer.
IG: Stormtroopers: i love precise and efficient drops.
Tau: Crisis: hit and run tactics are fun.
Necrons: Imhotek- Actually I really hate him, but...
Forum: General 40k   04-07-14, 09:49 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,547
Posted By Keen4e
Did they really change it? I thought "Astra...

Did they really change it? I thought "Astra Militarum" was something like high gothic for the "Imperial Guard". It's just as if the codex: Space Marines suddenly got renamed codex: Astartes oh...
Forum: Modelling and Painting   04-04-14, 05:01 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,789
Posted By Keen4e
Thanks a lot. I find, that a 2:1 mix worked...

Thanks a lot. I find, that a 2:1 mix worked better for me. Codex grey is already quite bright.
Here's a link to my work in progress photo:...
Forum: Modelling and Painting   04-03-14, 09:34 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,789
Posted By Keen4e
Tips for painting Fulgrim?

Hello everyone. I have bought this Forge World model http://www.forgeworld.co.uk/Images/Product/DefaultFW/xlarge/Fulgrim-p1logo-v2.jpg quite some time ago. I want to paint it in pink to be coherent...
Forum: Imperial Guard Army Lists   11-14-13, 08:01 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 405
Posted By Keen4e
I'd like to point out, that with all those heavy...

I'd like to point out, that with all those heavy weapons, a commissar Lord would be nice, to increase their Ld around. Otherwise they will most likely flee at first opportunity. It will also be...
Forum: Imperial Guard Army Lists   11-02-13, 07:45 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 632
Posted By Keen4e
My only problem is with the PCS squad. Using...

My only problem is with the PCS squad. Using meltas without any kind of transport is in my opinion suicidal with IG. The toughness 3 squad will get wiped out long before it can reach any vehicle, so...
Forum: Imperial Guard Army Lists   09-29-13, 09:18 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,006
Posted By Keen4e
I would like to point out, that Leman Russes...

I would like to point out, that Leman Russes count as heavy tanks, that means that they can always fire as if it remained stationary. It's a pretty bad compensation for the rule lumbering behemoth,...
Forum: Modelling and Painting   09-28-13, 03:16 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 533
Posted By Keen4e
Sorry. Sometimes when I finish a miniature, I am...

Sorry. Sometimes when I finish a miniature, I am so excited, I rush the photos I make :blush:
I've tried to upload two photos with (I hope) a slightly better quality...
Forum: Modelling and Painting   09-27-13, 10:33 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 533
Posted By Keen4e
Emperor's children Chaos Lord

The model is actually a WHF Slaanesh Lord, but I prefer it to its 40K variant, also it came with a mount. It's a pity the model was in metal and it's pretty hard to make any conversions with that...
Forum: Imperial Guard Army Lists   09-23-13, 12:03 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 657
Posted By Keen4e
Well I think the strategy for this list is pretty...

Well I think the strategy for this list is pretty obvious: Troops sit back on the aegis defense line. Stormtroopers can be dropped nearby high av targets both tanks advance to attack. Vendettas hunt...
Forum: Imperial Guard Army Lists   09-23-13, 11:55 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 759
Posted By Keen4e
I think It's rather pointless to give carapace...

I think It's rather pointless to give carapace armor to your command squad. Offering a slightly better protection to a 5 men squad is in my opinion a waste of points. I would also drop the two...
Forum: Imperial Guard Army Lists   07-16-13, 10:00 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 664
Posted By Keen4e
I don't think medusas are a good choice against...

I don't think medusas are a good choice against tau. They are not barrage,so they need to see their target. Consequently they are likely to be exploded very quickly. Especially with the tau...
Forum: 40k Fluff   07-14-13, 07:45 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 672
Posted By Keen4e
Education in the Imperium

Since the Imperium takes time to print stuff like Imperial guardsman's uplifting primer, it seems that its people are literate, which sounds a bit surprising when you think about it.
Who do you...
Forum: Original Works   06-08-13, 09:34 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 886
Posted By Keen4e
Ergorn felt, that he was loosing his men's...

Ergorn felt, that he was loosing his men's respect. While the Emperor fought with his men in front, he was observing the battle from afar like he always did. Had this mysterious man not intervened,...
Forum: Off Topic   06-07-13, 06:51 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,929
Posted By Keen4e
That guy is definitely crazy.

That guy is definitely crazy.
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