Eldar Flyer Spotlight: Crimson Hunter vs Hemlock Wraithfighter

The Eldar Flyer Duel – Hemlock or Hunter? In the past, the Eldar Craftworld flyer options were something that could be made to work but were often overlooked due to ease of destruction and cost. With 8th edition, these planes are back in a big way! Crimson Hunter (and the Exarch) The Crimson Hunter was the… More Eldar Flyer Spotlight: Crimson Hunter vs Hemlock Wraithfighter

8th Edition and Rerolls – let confusion reign!

With any new edition of a game, there is always some time spent trying to unlearn old rules and integrate new ones into your knowledge. Games don’t often change in massive ways and 8th edition still feels familiar enough to existing players that picking up the core rules should be pretty straight forward… but what… More 8th Edition and Rerolls – let confusion reign!

Ramblings after a trio of events

A Trio of events; Thoughts and the driving force behind our first Bolt Action event! Hi everyone! For those of you who don’t know, ObSec hosted a trio of events on Sunday. It was an interesting learning curve for us, having a trio of events running simultaneously across a trio of different systems with different length rounds. We had a 30k… More Ramblings after a trio of events

8th Edition First Impressions – The Astra Militarum/Guard

Welcome to 8th edition Astra Militarum – Imperial Guard to us old dogs! I’ve been looking forward to writing that for a while now. In fact as soon as Games Workshop started to drop hints and sneak peeks I’ve been on edge waiting for news of my favourite army. So after finally getting a chance… More 8th Edition First Impressions – The Astra Militarum/Guard

8th edition 40k, First Impression

First Impression – Welcome to the new 40k! I have been fortunate enough to get a game in of the new Warhammer 40,000 8th edition in the last couple of days using a combination of Eldar and Harlequins against an Astra Militarum/Knight/Assassin force and felt it was important to share my first impression of the… More 8th edition 40k, First Impression

ObSec Pod Cast Episode 9 – Gaming the Game

Episode 9 : Gaming the Game   Gaming the Game sees me joined by my wife Emma to discuss the Perth Metagame for Warhammer 40,000 events – or at least, that’s where the conversation starts! We got this question via our facebook page and rather than waiting till we got home, we decided to record the… More ObSec Pod Cast Episode 9 – Gaming the Game

ObSec Painting Challenge – Reader Edition Update

We have a couple of reader entries today to share with some great progress – be sure to send your stuff in so we can all share the inspiration! I actually got these reader entries in May from the guys – but between family, a tournament and so on I got lax in updating them… More ObSec Painting Challenge – Reader Edition Update

My last 7th edition event – Scorpions Galore!

Well, the weekend just gone saw me play my last games of 7th edition 40k. With Games Workshop teasing us with the new edition any day now, my interest in playing the current edition had hit an all-time low. Why go to an event then you might ask? It was a great chance to run… More My last 7th edition event – Scorpions Galore!