Hello again and welcome to the second article detailing my misadventures with madcap marauders! Today I'll be diving into what I have learned about boards, the effect the infamous BAR list has had, and covering some top card picks to include in your Grot deck. I'm gonna finish with some of the match-up specific lessons i learned from my latest tournament escapade.
Preamble I was lucky enough to attend not one but two tournaments this weekend at the Forge in Manchester and at Boards and Swords in Derby. We really are blessed in the north with both the quality and quantity of events on offer, the Steel City itself has three separate stores that all run tournaments... Continue Reading →
Tom: It took three strong coffees and a questionable energy to perk me up for the drive from Sheffield to Milton Keynes with my Steel City comrades. The 2 hour drive down the M1 mainly consisted of me being abused for my unshakable faith in the new Moonclan warband, as well as a discussion around... Continue Reading →
Deck list and Tactics for Garrek's Bloodreavers inside, along with a report on my latest tournament adventure with the Steel City Team.
I had finally caught up to the rest of the Steel City blog team on two trophies with my win at the excellent Boards and Swords, I was now on the hunt to be the first to three so I could kick my feet up and let the rest of the team get up to... Continue Reading →
Hot on the heels of my narrow defeat at Wargames Emporium on the 28th, I woke up the next day at 7.30 to attend a glass tournament at the wonderful Boards and Swords venue in Derby. Having never been to Boards and Swords before (or even Derby itself for that matter) and traveling on my own I... Continue Reading →
My rundown of the tournament at The Outpost in Sheffield. Read about my favourite cards, the lessons I took from each game, and how the final took more years off my life than Domino's pizza ever could.
Mike and I headed down to Chesterfield last weekend for a Shadeglass Trophy event at Geeks Headquarters. The venue was great, with a ton of space (they were even running tournaments for 2 other games at the same time!) and the staff were friendly and helpful - worth a visit if you're in the area.... Continue Reading →
I set off to the tournament with my pick for the most Shadespire song (The Clash - London Calling) playing in my headphones. My defensive Stormcast have a good record and should do me proud again. However, people will be expecting them and there are some strong cards in the Leader pack released today that... Continue Reading →