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
Cult, Coven or Kabal The wych cult has, in recent years, been something of a joke among most players of 40k. When the Dark Eldar first emerged in 3rd edition, the Wyches were pretty good but as the years moved on, even new miniatures could not keep them on the table and they have been relegated… More Drukhari Spotlight – The Wych Cult of 8th edition!
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
Episode 10 : Into the Darkness In a special spotlight podcast, Massaen delves into the dark city of Commorragh to see what the newly christened Drukhari (aka the Dark Eldar) are looking in the 8th edition of Warhammer 40,000. With a couple of games under his belt, Massaen has plenty to say about the insidious and… More ObSec Pod Cast Episode 10 – Into the Darkness
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
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
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!