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!
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.
With any new edition of a game, there is always some time spent trying to unlearn old rules and integrate new ones into your knowledge. Games don’t often change in massive ways and 8th edition still feels familiar enough to existing players that picking up the core rules should be pretty straight forward… but what… More 8th Edition and Rerolls – let confusion reign!
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
First Impression – Welcome to the new 40k! I have been fortunate enough to get a game in of the new Warhammer 40,000 8th edition in the last couple of days using a combination of Eldar and Harlequins against an Astra Militarum/Knight/Assassin force and felt it was important to share my first impression of the… More 8th edition 40k, First Impression
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!
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.