Another weekend, another tournament, ok, that may be a slight exaggeration, it was a month between events. On Sunday the 16th July we formally welcomed 8th Edition with a 42 person tournament run by Objective Secured (aka M and I). M had very diligently done his homework and played as many games against as many… More War Calls – 8th Ed 40k tournament
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.
Western Front – The Recap Hey everyone Drokk here! I’ve hijacked ObSec for a summary of the latest addition to the Objective Secured war gaming suite – Bolt Action – and our first event for the system, the Western Front!With an interesting mix of historical and casual play in a World War 2 setting, I have… More News from the Western Front!
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
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
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