2017 Updates – So Much to Share! You may have noticed a lack of content of late – here on the website at least. Now that our last event is done and dusted for 2017 I thought a brief synopsis of what’s been happening was in order before we get onto the lengthy posts covering… More We’re Back! So much to share!
Questions and Answers Busy doesn’t quite cover things for us at Obsec these last few weeks… or should that be busy months?!? In case you missed it – we have just finished our first convention level event – the SHO or Southern Hemisphere Open. 3 Days and literally thousands of people through the door along… More Busy times and wrap up to come
Technical Issues Its always frustrating when technology doesn’t do what it should do, or rather, what you THINK it should do. In recent weeks we have had a number of issues from a technical point of view that have made things hard for us to post content – and I figured we should post what… More Busy times and Technical issues
Cult, Coven or Kabal The wych cult has, in recent years, been something of a joke among most players of 40k. When the Dark Eldar first emerged in 3rd edition, the Wyches were pretty good but as the years moved on, even new miniatures could not keep them on the table and they have been relegated… More Drukhari Spotlight – The Wych Cult of 8th edition!
Episode 10 : Into the Darkness In a special spotlight podcast, Massaen delves into the dark city of Commorragh to see what the newly christened Drukhari (aka the Dark Eldar) are looking in the 8th edition of Warhammer 40,000. With a couple of games under his belt, Massaen has plenty to say about the insidious and… More ObSec Pod Cast Episode 10 – Into the Darkness
We have a couple of reader entries for June today to share some great progress – be sure to send your stuff in so we can all share the inspiration! Massaen Mark: Hi guys, back again with my update for June. This month I kinda fell behind with life and all but I did make some… More ObSec Painting Challenge – Reader Edition June Update
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
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!
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
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