So, at the beginning of the year Objective Secured held a Massive Apocalypse Battle…what follows is a full picture rundown of what happened! A Quick Overview – Custom Scenario, Map and Apocalypse Armies We wrote a custom scenario which actually followed on from the events in Death Masque. This being prior to the… More Apocalypse Mega Battle! – A Special Wrap Up
Two of the 30k Mechanicums dedicated close combat units, both equally lethal on the tabletop. Lately I’ve seen a number of posts from people trying to compare Vorax Vs. Ursarax when building an army. So lets take a look and break them down. Overview – The Mechanicums Hunter Killers – Vorax Class Battle Automata Starting with… More Horus Heresy – Mechanicum Ursarax Vs. Vorax – Unit Comparison
40k comes to Hoth! As Massaen and myself spoke about on the last Objective Secured podcast, I thought I’d throw some work in progress and finished shots of my new 4′ x 4′ Hoth Mortalis gaming board. Inspiration and Planning Well, the inspiration is quite clear from the title, being like most 30 something year… More Hobby Focus – Hoth Mortalis Gaming Board
After over a year of building and painting my Mars Pattern Warhound, it’s ready for battle! The Mars Pattern Warhound I’ve had my Warhound (#3613) for just over two years and I’ve been building and painting it for over a year. I’d built one previously for a commission so the second one (my one)… More Horus Heresy – The Mechanicum – Warhound
Objective Secured visits Warhammer World! After an hastily arranged trip to the UK recently, me and a good friend Genghiz got to make a pilgrimage to the home of Games Workshop in Nottingham. Tucked away on a small industrial estate Warhammer World is just a small part of the massive complex that makes up GW’s base… More Warhammer World – Objective Secured!
The Emperor’s Fist – how new life has come to the Astra Militarum. The Astra Militarum (Imperial Guard to us old dogs) are my first love when it comes to 40k, so when the War Zone Damocles: Mont’ka Campaign was released in late 2015 year it gave (in my honest opinion) a much needed boost… More 40k Spotlight-The Emperor’s Fist Armoured Company
Well it’s been a while between posts, but it’s time for a recap of my first 30k tournament using my Legio Cybernetica Mechanicum army. So, as per my last update, I was furiously painting away the week before Outpost 6030’s Skulls XIV tournament. And after a last minute list change it got even… More Horus Heresy – The Mechanicum Returns – A Baptism of Fire
Ok…I did something crazy…I’ve submitted a 30k Mechanicum list for a tournament…with only having around 800pts painted! Why did I do this? Well, I suppose it’s because sleep is for the weak…right? Joking aside, I love tournaments and this will make me finally finish my Heresy Mechanicum army seeing as the event is on the… More Metal is as metal does – Outpost – Skulls XIV Tournament – A Mechanicum List
OK, so Massaen and myself have been working (tirelessly) lately on getting the terrain together and painted for this years Western Australian 40k Masters event in November, and we’re hitting the inspiration brick wall…. With 35 tables worth of terrain to organize and paint it’s a big challenge! Although their have been some very kind offers… More Masters Terrain Works – Have your say in the colours we paint!
Thallax Cohorts – The Mechanicums shock troops. The Cybernetically-augmented cold and calculated killing machines of the Heresy era battlefields. Seeing as my Taghmata Army List red book finally arrived and I’ve had a week to digest it, I thought I’d take some time to look at one of the most unique Troops choices currently available… More Horus Heresy – Thallax Cohorts – Unit Spotlight