Toy Soldiers? We recently celebrated our 3rd WA ObSec Masters the weekend of the 18th and 19th of November and I promise I will do a write up of the actual event later today (OK probably tomorrow, the photos take a while to edit), but before I do, I wanted to share an experience from… More Not just a game of toy soldiers
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
Before we get into the question being posed in this post – please feel free to take a moment and complete the ObSec 40k 8th ed survey – its a chance to have your say in the future ObSec events (and maybe see us submit the results to other organising bodies)! Take the survey here Hi everyone,… More Question Time – We need your thoughts on this please!
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.
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
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!
Two of the 30k Mechanicums dedicated close combat units, both equally lethal on the tabletop. Lately I’ve seen a number of posts from people trying to compare Vorax Vs. Ursarax when building an army. So lets take a look and break them down. Overview – The Mechanicums Hunter Killers – Vorax Class Battle Automata Starting with… More Horus Heresy – Mechanicum Ursarax Vs. Vorax – Unit Comparison
The Triumvirate of Ynnead : Champions of Ynnari For those living under a rock you might be forgiven for not knowing who the Ynnari are or how they came about or what they mean to the game. The Ynnari are a combined faction of Eldar (Craftworld, Dark and Harlequins – as well as unofficially Corsairs)… More The Ynnari and you – what’s all the fuss?
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
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!