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
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
Episode 7 : Drunkhammer! Drunkhammer (much like this whole recording!) is something that always seems like a good idea at the time! This episode sees me joined by my wife Emma and local gaming hooligans Alex, Hugh, Evan, Matt and Sarah to talk about the fine art of drinking and gaming. PLEASE NOTE – This… More ObSec Pod Cast Episode 7 – Drunkhammer!
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
Most of the blog posts I write are gushing about the community we have, explaining why decisions we make have been made and so on. In this post I’m going to touch in some of the less positive aspects of organised events from my perspective as a TO. Organised Event Attendance At our most recent event… More Organised Events and You
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
We (E and I) were fortunate enough this week to catch up with some friends we have known for many years but we don’t so often anymore due to life and kids. They are great friends and it’s always welcome to see them. The husband is a former tabletop gamer (who used to play games… More Tis the Season… to enjoy games!
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!
This blog post is based on a Facebook post that I wrote back in April, just prior to the WATC event. M saw a Facebook post of a tournament player complaining about the 3 colour minimum painting requirement and being forced to ruin an expensive army in order to comply with tournament requirements. I am… More 3 Colour Minimum Painting Requirement