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
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.
We have a couple of reader entries for June today to share some great progress – be sure to send your stuff in so we can all share the inspiration! Massaen Mark: Hi guys, back again with my update for June. This month I kinda fell behind with life and all but I did make some… More ObSec Painting Challenge – Reader Edition June Update
Mighty war engines of the 41st Millennium, Imperial Knights stride into battle leaving a trail of destruction in their wake, but how well do they fair in 8th Edition Warhammer 40k Overview One of the biggest changes to come in with 8th Edition is the switch from Armour Values (AV) on vehicles to a much… More 8th Edition Faction Focus – Imperial Knights
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
The Eldar Flyer Duel – Hemlock or Hunter? In the past, the Eldar Craftworld flyer options were something that could be made to work but were often overlooked due to ease of destruction and cost. With 8th edition, these planes are back in a big way! Crimson Hunter (and the Exarch) The Crimson Hunter was the… More Eldar Flyer Spotlight: Crimson Hunter vs Hemlock Wraithfighter
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!