First Impressions – Aeldari Craftworlds My first love in 40k has always been the Eldar, now know as the Aeldari. It started in Rogue Trader with the Regiments of Renown Harlequins and then just prior to 2nd ed, the Aspect Warriors of the Craftworlds were released, sculpted by the father of the Eldar – Jes Goodwin… More Aeldari Craftworlds in 8th ed – part 1
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
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.
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!
I showed off a couple of photos of a test colour scheme I had completed for my Legio Custodes on a couple of Facebook groups and was amazed at the feedback I got – all very positive and more than a few asking how I did it. Well, the time is now to share! This… More Legio Custodes Painting Guide – The Obsec way
2017 is the year of Army Painting! I have on more than one occasion been asked how I get armies on the table so quickly. I have painted quite sizable armies in quite short spaces of time in the past – mostly due to my own lack of planning and foresight! Most of that ability… More ObSec 2017 Army Painting Challenge!