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by demyse
Mon Sep 17, 2018 4:13 pm
Forum: Other Topics
Topic: Compel and Influence - An Unofficial Darklands and Mierce Miniatures podcast
Replies: 30
Views: 2799

Re: Compel and Influence - An Unofficial Darklands and Mierce Miniatures podcast

the podcast is now on itunes! please feel free to share, subscribe, listen, rate etc etc

https://itunes.apple.com/gb/podcast/com ... 14701?mt=2
by demyse
Sat Sep 15, 2018 3:42 pm
Forum: Scenery
Topic: Compel and influence episode 13 Terrain Challenge results
Replies: 1
Views: 58

Compel and influence episode 13 Terrain Challenge results

Hi all, please see below the results of the terrain challenge Paul - thicket https://farm2.staticflickr.com/1881/43978317884_5921232ed7_z.jpg https://farm2.staticflickr.com/1891/30826082638_2a7e5d883b_z.jpg https://farm2.staticflickr.com/1878/44695811171_54856b9c23_z.jpg https://farm2.staticflickr.c...
by demyse
Wed Aug 29, 2018 3:16 pm
Forum: Other Topics
Topic: Compel and Influence - An Unofficial Darklands and Mierce Miniatures podcast
Replies: 30
Views: 2799

Re: Compel and Influence - An Unofficial Darklands and Mierce Miniatures podcast

Hi all

I would just like to say thanks to all of those who have listened to the podcast, we are about to hit the 1 year anniversary over the weekend, and although the listenership isn't exactly massive it does warm my heart that people wish to listen to the 3 of us ramble
by demyse
Fri Aug 24, 2018 3:14 pm
Forum: Darklands Lore
Topic: Vras 'pits'
Replies: 1
Views: 98

Vras 'pits'

in the Flint-Fang lore on the site it makes reference to two different types of pit, infernal pits and blood pits.

do the infernal pits have anything to do with the infernii, or is it just a coincidence?

the blood pits implies some kind of arena, is this true?
by demyse
Mon Jul 30, 2018 10:47 am
Forum: Painting and Modelling
Topic: Priming my FIRST metal miniatures - this stuff look OK?
Replies: 6
Views: 349

Re: Priming my FIRST metal miniatures - this stuff look OK?

I use Halfords grey primer and it works a treat, good coverage, no issues
by demyse
Tue Jul 24, 2018 3:00 pm
Forum: Darklands Lore
Topic: Anglecynn shifting - both sexes?
Replies: 4
Views: 145

Re: Anglecynn shifting - both sexes?

I read that as bears with tits confirmed
by demyse
Tue Jul 24, 2018 12:59 pm
Forum: Darklands Lore
Topic: Anglecynn shifting - both sexes?
Replies: 4
Views: 145

Anglecynn shifting - both sexes?

Does the shifting for the 4 Anglecynn realms happen for both men and women, or is it strictly a male thing? If not will there be a way to 'tell' from the beasties or does the fur cover up all the lumpy bits
by demyse
Wed Jul 18, 2018 3:40 pm
Forum: Other Topics
Topic: Darklands - AOS conversion chart?
Replies: 0
Views: 79

Darklands - AOS conversion chart?

As a fair amount of people use the Mierce Minis for other games such as warhammer/AOS etc would it be useful for the forum to have a useful conversion chart for 'counts as'? it might be a good way to get other people interested in the range
by demyse
Fri Jul 13, 2018 3:43 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Swift as the Wulf and Mounted units
Replies: 1
Views: 109

Swift as the Wulf and Mounted units

So the above spell states the following - Marked Man: Marked warriors may only be friendly warriors of the Kin “Man” within the Marked unit. Continuous Effect: Each Marked warrior increases his PACE attribute by 1 per invoked die and his SKILL attribute by D10 per invoked die until the end of its ne...
by demyse
Tue Jul 10, 2018 1:27 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Kindred Musters Update - 1st July 2018
Replies: 48
Views: 1001

Re: Kindred Musters Update - 1st July 2018

Infernii Servile Lord and Servile Liege have the weapon variants that are included in the banebeasts line (2 axes) but the servile champion does not have weapon options based on the banebeasts models Servile fiend - there is a limited edition armoured variant of this model, but no armour option on t...
by demyse
Tue Jul 10, 2018 8:23 am
Forum: Other Topics
Topic: Darklands Metalheads, show yourselves!
Replies: 8
Views: 386

Re: Darklands Metalheads, show yourselves!

musician? no but been listening to rock/metal since birth, was raised on Deep purple, Sabbath Rainbow etc and have gone from there
by demyse
Mon Jul 09, 2018 3:08 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Kindred Musters Update - 1st July 2018
Replies: 48
Views: 1001

Re: Kindred Musters Update - 1st July 2018

Vras Musters - Blight spells - Black Blight and Rabid state that they can be used on kin 'Vras Fiend' (amongst others) the Vermin Fiend is kin 'Vermin Fiend', so can it be cast on him?
by demyse
Mon Jul 09, 2018 1:24 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Kindred Musters Update - 1st July 2018
Replies: 48
Views: 1001

Re: Kindred Musters Update - 1st July 2018

Formoriac muster - Reiver Gultain says it can gain +1 shot to its bow, but the unit doesn't have a bow option. also states that Reivers can be either Reivers of the eye or Far Thule, but unit has bind (ograx reiver) as an option, should that not be reserved for Reivers of the eye only? or is it for ...
by demyse
Fri Jun 29, 2018 3:13 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Kindred Musters Update IV - 3rd May 2018
Replies: 63
Views: 1755

Re: Kindred Musters Update IV - 3rd May 2018

Byzantii Muster Sagitta Quintus Crito is listed as an Option but cannot take a bow Demimagus - if he has the same hellfire shot weapon as the ignilegionarius, should he not also have the fist weapon option? Dromedus Secundus - Beaten armour replaces limited armour but should replace battered armour ...
by demyse
Mon Jun 25, 2018 3:13 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Kindred Musters Update IV - 3rd May 2018
Replies: 63
Views: 1755

Re: Kindred Musters Update IV - 3rd May 2018

Sellswords
Morag of Mann is a spellcaster and only has a temper of 14

Beowa can be a noble commander of a Jute (Wiht) host, but there are no wiht mainstay option
by demyse
Wed Jun 13, 2018 11:50 am
Forum: Darklands Lore
Topic: Ask Me Questions!
Replies: 39
Views: 1116

Re: Ask Me Questions!

If hell is real (Fiends for the Byzantii/Infernii), is heaven? (and if so would we see any god squad 'monsters')?
by demyse
Wed Jun 13, 2018 11:46 am
Forum: Darklands Kickstarter Projects
Topic: MIERCENDISE!
Replies: 32
Views: 907

MIERCENDISE!

So this is going to be the next kickstarter, and this is the list of stuff that has been banded about as ideas for what we will/may see: Templates pint pot tankard posters pens mugs shirts tape measure gaming mats Personally I would love to get a dice bag as I am still using my warmachine one that c...
by demyse
Thu Jun 07, 2018 9:34 am
Forum: Darklands Lore
Topic: Ask Me Questions!
Replies: 39
Views: 1116

Re: Ask Me Questions!

Rob Lane wrote:There are indeed hellmouths... the biggest is in Byzantium (i.e., modern day Turkey), but they are dotted around the south east of Europe and the middle east.

Cheers
Rob


What do they look like? are they big blasted out jagged rocks?
Can anyone go in them or is it one way only?
by demyse
Thu Jun 07, 2018 8:54 am
Forum: Darklands Lore
Topic: Ask Me Questions!
Replies: 39
Views: 1116

Re: Ask Me Questions!

Is there an entry point from which the Infernii come from (sorry to quote Buffy but are there any hellmouths) or do they just appear via summoning?
by demyse
Wed Jun 06, 2018 6:28 pm
Forum: Darklands Lore
Topic: Ask Me Questions!
Replies: 39
Views: 1116

Re: Ask Me Questions!

How far does the byzantii empire expand (ie what modern countries does it encompass)

Also with the byzantii monstrous beasts and infantry, are they bred, enslaved or willing combatants
by demyse
Tue Jun 05, 2018 1:11 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Kindred Musters Update IV - 3rd May 2018
Replies: 63
Views: 1755

Re: Kindred Musters Update IV - 3rd May 2018

Infernii - Servile Fiend of Dis - there isn't a combat weapon entry for the 1 handed axe of Dis for the shieldwall variant Byzantii - Signifier - cant form a command (I know they can go in the Host command, is this their only intention?) Byzantii - demimagus - cant form a command (also assuming this...
by demyse
Tue May 29, 2018 4:23 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Kindred Musters Update IV - 3rd May 2018
Replies: 63
Views: 1755

Re: Kindred Musters Update IV - 3rd May 2018

Rob Lane wrote:Yes, that's a mishtook. Brute Corruptors are fine. I'll amend!

Cheers
Rob


Does that also mean they can be included as one unit that has its authority reduced to zero?
by demyse
Tue May 29, 2018 3:45 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Kindred Musters Update IV - 3rd May 2018
Replies: 63
Views: 1755

Re: Kindred Musters Update IV - 3rd May 2018

Death-Brute can compel/Influence the following on this profile - Compel (Drune-Brute, Brute, Brute Corruptor); Influence (Brute-Beast) but the leader of brutes states the following - If a Death-Brute is mustered as a commander, only Drune-Brutes, Brutes, Brute-Beasts or Hulks may be taken in his com...
by demyse
Tue May 29, 2018 11:50 am
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Allied commands, some queries
Replies: 3
Views: 205

Re: Allied commands, some queries

3 - Can ally commands have a higher authority than the generals command (not counting independent characters/sell swords) No. This is in the muster rules - " Allies are mustered as a command in exactly the same way as other commands within a host and form an allied command ". See p11 of t...
by demyse
Tue May 29, 2018 8:39 am
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Allied commands, some queries
Replies: 3
Views: 205

Allied commands, some queries

Probably some simple rules ive overlooked, but these did raise a few questions during our last game (the force used was a vras host with ysian allies) 1 - When a general is fleeing can an allied noble/commander be a stand in general for the turn initiative test or does it have to be the highest acui...
by demyse
Thu May 10, 2018 2:15 pm
Forum: Work in Progress
Topic: 2018 - One hundred Minis Challenge
Replies: 96
Views: 4672

Re: 2018 - One hundred Minis Challenge

I am spending this weekend basing miniatures so I should be able to show off what ive done then
by demyse
Tue Mar 27, 2018 9:44 am
Forum: Other Topics
Topic: Event Interest Gauge
Replies: 5
Views: 362

Re: Event Interest Gauge

Poo, its the same weekend as a wargames show in Cumbria
by demyse
Thu Feb 22, 2018 11:38 am
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Kindred Musters Update III
Replies: 85
Views: 4819

Re: Kindred Musters Update III

WILD OGHURÜC - classed as Monstrous Beast Solitary but unit size 1/2/3
by demyse
Mon Feb 12, 2018 1:08 pm
Forum: Other Topics
Topic: Your darklands index needs you!
Replies: 32
Views: 1570

Re: Your darklands index needs you!

Hi Chaps. I didn't really mention anything here as I couldn't commit at the time, but I have just started working on a solution (hopefully). I am working on an excel spreadsheet that covers each page, paragraph title, chapter title, section/sub section, rule type (master/apprentice etc). once Ive do...
by demyse
Fri Jan 19, 2018 8:11 pm
Forum: Work in Progress
Topic: 2018 - One hundred Minis Challenge
Replies: 96
Views: 4672

Re: 2018 - One hundred Minis Challenge

First one of the year, miscast bag zhull


https://ibb.co/dKe6zG
by demyse
Wed Jan 03, 2018 10:23 am
Forum: Work in Progress
Topic: 2018 - One hundred Minis Challenge
Replies: 96
Views: 4672

Re: 2018 - One hundred Minis Challenge

I have updated the first post to show the mierce scale
by demyse
Fri Dec 29, 2017 12:37 pm
Forum: Work in Progress
Topic: 2018 - One hundred Minis Challenge
Replies: 96
Views: 4672

2018 - One hundred Minis Challenge

Hi all On the podcast we discussed we discussed our plans for 2018, and our overall challenge was to paint 100 minis by the end of 2018, and I am really hoping I can get more people to join in. the 100 minis is based on base size and unit strength, so a up to 30mm counts as 1 mini, 40mm 2 and so on....
by demyse
Tue Dec 19, 2017 1:10 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Kindred Musters Update III
Replies: 85
Views: 4819

Re: Kindred Musters Update III

The Vras Goz-Horror has the bulk charger rule, meaning when it charges it gets impact hits, but one of its actual attacks is called 'bulk charge' which also has under the weapon rules 'impact strike' does this mean on the charge it gets 2 sets of impact strikes? if so how would this affect trampling...
by demyse
Mon Dec 18, 2017 1:09 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: New Muster Rules
Replies: 17
Views: 1049

Re: New Muster Rules

I thought the only way 2 common can be used to count as a mainstay if the commander has influence over that unit?
by demyse
Wed Dec 13, 2017 2:42 pm
Forum: Other Topics
Topic: Compel and Influence - An Unofficial Darklands and Mierce Miniatures podcast
Replies: 30
Views: 2799

Re: Compel and Influence - An Unofficial Darklands and Mierce Miniatures podcast

Hi all, just a quick update
we will be recording next week and I am really hoping to get this up before xmas.
also I am getting a laptop so am really hoping to get a dedicated site (ive already bought the domain name so its just a case of getting it sorted) and the podcast up on itunes
by demyse
Sat Nov 25, 2017 6:35 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Kindred Musters Update III
Replies: 85
Views: 4819

Re: Kindred Musters Update III

Ok. As far as I can see these are the miniatures (apart from sell swords) that are warlords or war chiefs that can no longer form commands
Rose of ker-ys
Augur drune
Seer drune
Harvest drune
Kynigos
Thaumaturios (crap spelling, mage dude)
, dreaguth deathbringer,
Wiglaca (if wiht)
by demyse
Fri Nov 24, 2017 9:09 am
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Kindred Musters Update III
Replies: 85
Views: 4819

Re: Kindred Musters Update III

So if now 2 common (disregarding Influence) gill the mainstay slot, does it have to be 2 of the same thing?
by demyse
Thu Nov 23, 2017 1:51 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Kindred Musters Update III
Replies: 85
Views: 4819

Re: Kindred Musters Update III

I thought that only worked for influenced units, is now across the board or just for these guys?
by demyse
Thu Nov 23, 2017 12:06 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Kindred Musters Update III
Replies: 85
Views: 4819

Re: Kindred Musters Update III

Sellswords Rikkard can be the commander of a Jute or Anglecynn host - what realm would he be for these so he could take mainstay? or would he have to become an overlord Alix has the ability to be a commander in a Ysian host, but now that Ax Drunes are common she doesn't have mainstay to have in a co...
by demyse
Fri Nov 17, 2017 10:11 am
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Kindred Musters Update II
Replies: 13
Views: 1091

Re: Kindred Musters Update II

Anglecynn - waelwulf lose bind wulf but wulf can still be bound to waelwulf Byzantii - ignilegionarius - 3 models on damage track, squad size 1/3/5 Byzantii/infernii - auxilia bestiurius lose bind bhema but on infernii muster it can still be bound to them Erainn - tuanagh and sleanagh if upgraded to...
by demyse
Thu Nov 16, 2017 2:20 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Kindred Musters Update II
Replies: 13
Views: 1091

Re: Kindred Musters Update II

Demilegionarius and their hero counterparts now have shield options but not shieldwall ability, is this correct (it was implied during the last kickstarter that shieldwall demis would be a thing)

Servile liege has had about a 300 gold drop in price, is this correct?
by demyse
Fri Nov 10, 2017 3:48 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Changes to Mustering - Q and A
Replies: 6
Views: 704

Changes to Mustering - Q and A

Thought I would start a thread regarding this. Robs comments from the Kickstarter thread as follows. 1 - each command must have a mainstay unit (which is either Compelled or Influenced, but two Influenced units must be taken to become that mainstay unit) 2 - up to 2 uncommon units can be taken in a ...

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