Search Results

Search results 1-20 of 882.

This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse this site, you are agreeing to our Cookie Policy.

The latest issue of the 9th Scroll is available! You can read all about it in the news.

  • Arena Doomlord

    Palmu - - Warriors of the Dark Gods (WDG)

    Post

    The silver lining is that I don't need to have any regrets over skipping the highlights on the guy!

  • How do you start Barrow Legion?

    Palmu - - Barrow Legion

    Post

    Aye, at this stage I wouldn't worry about the competitive viability of a list, but the feel of it. For me, it looks like a good starting point to start learning and building from! The first thing the list will want when growing is a wizard, of course - UD lives and dies by its magic.

  • How do you start Barrow Legion?

    Palmu - - Barrow Legion

    Post

    Welcome! Barrow Legions have captured my imagination as of late as well, being all about the skeleton units and ghosts (Ghost Scarabs), so a good starting point is getting that full 7 models worth of ghastly creatures, which I would say are the only must-have in the list, because they're that darn good. After those, the Pharaoh and the always-important Hierophant, it becomes largely a matter of taste. Do you like having chunky blocks of infantry? 60 Skeletons with Heavy Armor have you covered. D…

  • Arena Doomlord

    Palmu - - Warriors of the Dark Gods (WDG)

    Post

    Looks better than I thought my picture would let it look like!

  • Arena Doomlord

    Palmu - - Warriors of the Dark Gods (WDG)

    Post

    Not nearly as good as I'd prefer, my camera isn't much. Test pictures imgur.com/a/cb6aMQk

  • Arena Doomlord

    Palmu - - Warriors of the Dark Gods (WDG)

    Post

    Sorry, been locked into work for the past two days! I'll set up something when I get home in a hour.

  • Arena Doomlord

    Palmu - - Warriors of the Dark Gods (WDG)

    Post

    I've only got a picture from my working table, but I can take one of better quality in better surroundings. Though, here's both the table pic and the commission to show what it looks like. Doomlord imgur.com/a/js2pi0P Doomlord commission imgur.com/gallery/RURIItN

  • Arena Doomlord

    Palmu - - Warriors of the Dark Gods (WDG)

    Post

    My own Doomlord is that guy from MoM, with a Trophy Rack conversion. Heck, I commissioned a picture of the guy on a lark at the last ETC. It'd a good darn model, so it has my vote.

  • This is the first time ever I've seen a Quadruple Post on this forum, @Marcos24. This, I assume, is a sign of your passion for this subject. Now, I want to understand your thinking on this - Is there a loss if the faction includes both fantastic and mundane elements? Does the addition of such things mean that you cannot ignore them in your own playstyle, even if nothing else changes? Does their very EXISTENCE change the way you see the book?

  • Quote from Marcos24: “@Palmu through magic! Which can be present without being seen. Such as the blessing or magic buffs and special rules. ” So essentially a faction of superhumans. Which is absolutely not high fantasy. And in other ways, also a faction of nothing but knights. Which is interesting to a niche base, certainly. Good for playerbase growth, however?

  • That's actually a question that on occasion eludes me - If both "advanced" elements and Fantasy elements are a no-go, how's a hypothetical KoE army LAB meant to oppose equivalent units in other armies? As far as I've understood, KoE largely lacks tools and has ended up having multiple units that effectively do the same thing, leaving the Characters having to do the heavy bulk of the lifting for the army, while choices made in other unit sections don't matter that much. In other words, five units…

  • You win this round, Shuk. For the life of me, I CAN'T recall foot Chosen lists without Hellmaw winning tourneys.

  • I'll actually have to retract my statement instead, I had a memory of ETC 2018 being heavily populated by Chosen, but misremembered - It was Chosen Knights that were very popular that year. And there's no way I'll start trawling though tourney archives for anything deeper than that. I assume my memory was wonked out due to watching the Netherlands WDG player in one of his matches, one of my clearer recollections of the tourney weekend. And Herminard's 30 GW Chosen! Think he did under average, th…

  • I'm pretty sure my very first sentence said it is a combination of good price in a suitable meta, Shuk. Price is the God Stat in these games after all, even a Zombie is overpowered if it costs a single point. Which is of course gross hyperbole but you're a smart dude, you get the point. Chosen being dependent on Hellmaw is also gross hyperbole, as we've had Chosen based lists do quite well in the past with no Hellmaw additions. Well enough that they were nerfed even, which ultimately lead us to …

  • Quote from Discoqing: “As such, I've just ordered 3 giant knights - for the T9A Lady! ” Oh man. That makes me wish our communication channels for book updates worked faster, so I really hope you didn't. And if you did, I'd try to cancel that down to two.

  • Good questions, no clue in either. But are Feldraks super good and the best thing since sliced bread, or are they simply in a great position meta-wise, with a good price tag attached to them? Because I remember them being decried as questionable and reliant on dice going their way a mere half a year ago, and nothing has changed since. I said it earlier, but WDG has multiple units that are very meta-dependent, that can be extremely good in one ecosystem and absolutely terrible in another. Like Fe…

  • Too expensive, certainly. Here, it's likely that price is the true point that decides whether Chosen are good or not, something that happens with most units in the game anyway. When day they're terrible, the next they cross this magical point cost boundary where suddenly stop being terrible. There ARE units that price can't fix in this game, but none of the Chosen units are in that group. I do still wish that we'd found that magical font of inspiration that we did with many other units in the bo…

  • @WhammeWhamme This is what you get for daring to speak your personal opinion while wearing a red tag. What happened to you, @Mercenary Armies? I remember when you were one of the foremost homebrewers, then it feels like you just flipped stances a full 180 one day and became the staunchest opposer of T9A, or at least the internal staff of T9A.

  • I wish I remembered what that was about, and in what patch it happened. I tried to dig through the archives, but there's a LOT of stuff in there. Had a laugh reading through the Scarab Swarm debacle topics again, though.

  • Arena Doomlord

    Palmu - - Warriors of the Dark Gods (WDG)

    Post

    Berserk Lord "strike me if you dare" Replace Shield with Spiked Shield (50), Dusk Forged (55), Symbol of Slaughter (35), Alchemists Alloy (15) 515 OverLord Trophy Rack (25), Great Weapon (40), Death Cheater (100) 525 Crusher Lord Replace Shield with Spiked Shield (50), Halberd (25), Dusk Forged (55), Gladiator's Spirit (35) 525