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
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
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
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
I finally got up the courage to download the photos from WATC onto my computer. Wow! So many photos! and more importantly some seriously AMAZING armies. I think I have worked out the downside to having so many players at an event, there are so many armies to photograph! I have to apologise, by the… More WATC Armies on Parade – AKA photos, photos and more photos.
Just over a week has passed since the second annual WATC hit the WA 40k community and can we just say that the community didn’t disappoint, they were out to represent! The biggest event WA has seen to date with 72 players – that’s 36 tables of terrain!!! As you know ObSec is heading towards… More Second Annual WATC – a Wrap up.
Well then… April was a bust! Bring on May! The update I did post did not get much further sadly so I have to mark my goals as a fail for April. With the amount of terrain Emma, Rod and I got done, my drive to do more painting ebbed away and that was that. May… More Massaens ObSec May Painting Update
The ObSec Bill of Rights has been some time in the making. Over the last 18 months, we have been taking feedback from players at each and every one of our events – some formally through surveys, some direct of players on the day and others that have been sent to us post event. The… More ObSec Organised Play Bill of Rights
We have had a few submissions for the ObSec painting challenge from readers of the website so I thought it might be cool to show off what people are up to – we have 3 to share today. Keep them coming in guys!! Reader 1 – Bruce With the re-release of the Thousand Sons and… More ObSec Painting Challenge – April Reader Edition
Mid April 2017 and my progress can be summed up as… adequate? I guess?!? We have one of our biggest events happening in April this year – the WATC – and I may have not taken that into account when I said I would paint what I said I would! In the end we have… More ObSec painting challenge – April Update