Well, the Astra Militarum are back! Back with their first Codex in four years, in fact it was the last of the 6th Edition 40k Codex’s… So let’s have a look at what’s changed for the Astra Militarum, what’s new and what’s gone and if…if…they’ve regained some of there former glory. First Impressions Well,… More 8th Edition Imperial Guard…er Astra Militarum Codex
Price vs Value If you have been reading the blog posts that I have written over the last 2 years that we have been running ObSec then you will know that I am all about transparency. If there is an issue then I would rather address it openly, share my thoughts, feelings, and ideas behind… More Price vs Value – putting a price on events.
Possibly one of the most maligned and disliked faction by some of the hobby community for being so cheap and powerful in 6th/7th Edition, let’s have a look at what 8th Edition has in store for The Tau (or T’au as they’re now known). A whole new Greater Good With how good Tau were at… More 8th Edition First Impressions – Tau
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
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!
We have had more and more submissions for the ObSec painting challenge from readers of the website which has been awesome to see, just remember to send pictures guys! – we have a new project to add today as well as an update to share. Keep them coming in guys!! Reader 1 – Steve Steve was actually what inspired… More ObSec Painting Challenge – May Reader Edition
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
I have had quite a few emails and messages asking to get involved with the painting challenge – its been great to get the interest! I got the following message from Sam, a good friend of mine who lives in Albany. Despite the 400km distance between, we do get to catch up a couple of… More ObSec Painting Challenge – Albany Entry!
2017 is the year of Army Painting! I have on more than one occasion been asked how I get armies on the table so quickly. I have painted quite sizable armies in quite short spaces of time in the past – mostly due to my own lack of planning and foresight! Most of that ability… More ObSec 2017 Army Painting Challenge!