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by Dan Pratt
Fri Jul 27, 2018 3:26 pm
Forum: Darklands Players and Community
Topic: Submit Ratings for Darklands on Beasts of War
Replies: 1
Views: 1056

Re: Submit Ratings for Darklands on Beasts of War

I see 4 ratings now. Come on, get in there!
by Dan Pratt
Mon Jul 23, 2018 5:14 pm
Forum: Darklands Players and Community
Topic: Submit Ratings for Darklands on Beasts of War
Replies: 1
Views: 1056

Submit Ratings for Darklands on Beasts of War

Darklands Fans,

The Darklands entry on Beasts of War needs some attention. Get over there and submit some ratings! There are only 3 right now. Let's get some exposure for the game we love!

https://www.beastsofwar.com/game/dark-lands/
by Dan Pratt
Mon Jul 23, 2018 4:57 pm
Forum: Other Topics
Topic: Your darklands index needs you!
Replies: 32
Views: 4678

Re: Your darklands index needs you!

Count me in!
by Dan Pratt
Thu Jul 19, 2018 12:46 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Impact Strike Distribution against Friendly Mixed Units
Replies: 1
Views: 721

Impact Strike Distribution against Friendly Mixed Units

I had a unit of 3x Fen Beasts + Ancient Fen Beast flee from a Manticora due to recieving 10 defeated tokens. They fled through a unit of 10x Tuanaugh containing a general, sorcerer, and curadh. Since the Fen Beasts are swift and bulk chargers, the Tuanaugh need to suffer impact strikes. The respecti...
by Dan Pratt
Tue Jul 10, 2018 5:15 pm
Forum: Other Topics
Topic: Darklands Metalheads, show yourselves!
Replies: 8
Views: 2832

Re: Darklands Metalheads, show yourselves!

What about doom metal? This is my favorite song by Electric Wizard, from Dorset

https://youtu.be/F-x6qqNy0mo

^(Bonus: someone made a video with clips from Valhalla Rising)

This is a Jute song in my opinion
by Dan Pratt
Tue Jul 10, 2018 12:02 am
Forum: Other Topics
Topic: Darklands Metalheads, show yourselves!
Replies: 8
Views: 2832

Darklands Metalheads, show yourselves!

Darklands is pretty metal. The UK has produced some legendary rock/metal bands.

There must be some metalheads among you. I spotted a Black Sabbath shirt in the skirmish a Coffa Tree photos...

Any musicians here?
by Dan Pratt
Wed Jul 04, 2018 5:14 pm
Forum: Battle Reports
Topic: 1500 gold Battle: Érainn vs Ysian
Replies: 2
Views: 1120

1500 gold Battle: Érainn vs Ysian

PART 1: HOSTS & BATTLEFIELD PLAYER ACUITY: Master HOSTS: Érainn v1.17 GENERAL'S COMMAND: Rí Túath [Connacht] - Uncommon - Cathbharr - Au 85, 71 gold [GENERAL] 10x Tuanuagh - Mainstay - Ceannagh - Bratachagh - Araltagh - Au 15 - 100 gold 3x Fir Bholg Hurlers - Uncommon - Fir Bholgmór - Au 27 - 2...
by Dan Pratt
Wed Jul 04, 2018 2:22 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Norse Kindred Terrain
Replies: 1
Views: 695

Re: Norse Kindred Terrain

Deep Water, Hill (pg 85)
by Dan Pratt
Mon Jul 02, 2018 3:09 pm
Forum: Finished Models Gallery
Topic: Dan's Darklands Models
Replies: 11
Views: 4277

Re: Dan's Darklands Models

Finally fixed my photo links
by Dan Pratt
Fri Jun 29, 2018 4:46 am
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Difficult and Slow Moves for Flyers
Replies: 1
Views: 685

Difficult and Slow Moves for Flyers

The difficult move rate (3.8.7.1.1) and slow move rate (3.8.8.1.1) are based on pace. How do you execute a slow flight move, such as during heavy rain (3.4.1.2)?
by Dan Pratt
Mon Jun 25, 2018 6:33 pm
Forum: Darklands Events
Topic: Skirmish at Coffa Tree 24/06/2018
Replies: 66
Views: 8741

Re: Skirmish at Coffa Tree 24/06/2018

This looks great guys! Maybe next year I'll catch a flight!
by Dan Pratt
Wed Jun 20, 2018 2:08 pm
Forum: Darklands Lore
Topic: Erainn Religion: Crom Cruach
Replies: 1
Views: 844

Erainn Religion: Crom Cruach

So we see the Erainn turning to Danu and/or Christianity in the fluff. Is there any thought steered toward "dark" Erainn who follow Crom Cruach? Sort of Irish Ysians following a dark old god of human sacrifice etc...
by Dan Pratt
Wed Jun 20, 2018 1:59 pm
Forum: Darklands Lore
Topic: Buck-Vras
Replies: 1
Views: 959

Buck-Vras

Who or what is the "Buck-Vras" mentioned on page 24 of the rule book under Three-Claw? Is it a giant foul rat-thing?
by Dan Pratt
Mon Jun 18, 2018 10:40 pm
Forum: Darklands Events
Topic: Skirmish at Coffa Tree 24/06/2018
Replies: 66
Views: 8741

Re: Skirmish at Coffa Tree 24/06/2018

Will the lists be posted to the dropbox link? I will be using some of yours to run demos over here.
by Dan Pratt
Sun Jun 17, 2018 8:23 pm
Forum: Battle Reports
Topic: 499pts Arthur vs Geoff Second game
Replies: 15
Views: 2429

Re: 499pts Arthur vs Geoff Second game

Keep playing! We need more players across the globe. I hope to post a 1500 gold battle report here soon.
by Dan Pratt
Thu Jun 14, 2018 7:40 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Base Displaced Move
Replies: 1
Views: 927

Base Displaced Move

Per Moving Displaced Warriors (7.2.3.3), displaced warriors must make a ground move to get out of the displacement area, ideally using a direct move. Is there a base magnitude of the displacement move? I ask because terrain, wet/snowy ground, or some other effect might greatly reduce the movement of...
by Dan Pratt
Wed Jun 13, 2018 7:39 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Strength Price and Healing Invocations
Replies: 17
Views: 2395

Re: Strength Price and Healing Invocations

Not really because you decide which warrior is the wounded warrior whenever you like. Or have I misunderstood the question? I think that's what you mean... No, I understand that part. I'm saying you have to pay a potentially very large total price to heal the 1 wounded warrior because of the streng...
by Dan Pratt
Wed Jun 13, 2018 7:07 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Strength Price and Healing Invocations
Replies: 17
Views: 2395

Strength Price and Healing Invocations

If a focus invocation has a strength price (6.40.2.2.2), the total price will vary depending on the relative proximity of the sorcerer to the marked unit based on what gets intersected by the focus range. If I'm a Drui using Life of the Land or Heart of the Land on a unit of Fen Beasts, I should try...
by Dan Pratt
Tue Jun 12, 2018 4:32 pm
Forum: Darklands Lore
Topic: Fringes of the map
Replies: 13
Views: 2566

Re: Fringes of the map

Not while I'm alive ;)


Yeah guys, Rob needs to focus on Darklands 50,000 first :lol:
by Dan Pratt
Mon Jun 11, 2018 6:53 am
Forum: Darklands Lore
Topic: Realm Leaders
Replies: 6
Views: 1954

Re: Realm Leaders

Constantine III is described as being "immortal" in the rule book. Is this the 5th century western Roman Constantine III who has far outlived his historical counterpart or is this the 7th century Byzantine Constantine III with a greater reign and power than his 4 month reign in 641?
by Dan Pratt
Sun Jun 10, 2018 1:42 pm
Forum: Painting and Modelling
Topic: Bob not only sculpts :D
Replies: 17
Views: 3527

Re: Bob not only sculpts :D

Fantastic work, keep it up!
by Dan Pratt
Fri Jun 08, 2018 10:50 pm
Forum: Other Topics
Topic: Posting Images
Replies: 4
Views: 1119

Re: Posting Images

What do you guys use that is reliable?

I used postimage.org
by Dan Pratt
Fri Jun 08, 2018 9:04 pm
Forum: Other Topics
Topic: Posting Images
Replies: 4
Views: 1119

Posting Images

I've posted various images on the forum over the years, but now I can't see any of them. Does anyone know how to resolve this?
by Dan Pratt
Fri Jun 08, 2018 5:18 pm
Forum: Darklands Lore
Topic: Realm Leaders
Replies: 6
Views: 1954

Re: Realm Leaders

Check me folks, I'll make corrections
by Dan Pratt
Thu Jun 07, 2018 5:25 pm
Forum: Darklands Events
Topic: Skirmish at Coffa Tree 24/06/2018
Replies: 66
Views: 8741

Re: Skirmish at Coffa Tree 24/06/2018

John Perkins. I wanna see your Erainn list!
by Dan Pratt
Thu Jun 07, 2018 2:13 am
Forum: Darklands Lore
Topic: Realm Leaders
Replies: 6
Views: 1954

Re: Realm Leaders

Wow, I promise I read the fluff in the rulebook a while back. I forgot most of the realm leaders were identified. Here they are: Albainn Fortriu - King Talorc son of Uuid https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Talorc_III Anglecynn Mierce - Warrior-King Penda the Bloody Handed https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wik...
by Dan Pratt
Thu Jun 07, 2018 12:07 am
Forum: Darklands Lore
Topic: Ysian Face/Eye Coverings
Replies: 2
Views: 938

Ysian Face/Eye Coverings

Why do the Ysians cover their faces and/or eyes? How do they "see"?
by Dan Pratt
Wed Jun 06, 2018 5:49 pm
Forum: Darklands Lore
Topic: Realm Leaders
Replies: 6
Views: 1954

Realm Leaders

As more realms for the various kindreds are established/revealed. Who are the distinct leaders? What are they like?

For example Mierce realm has Penda. Can we compile the other unique leaders here?
by Dan Pratt
Wed Jun 06, 2018 5:41 pm
Forum: Darklands Lore
Topic: Kindred Motivations
Replies: 5
Views: 1295

Kindred Motivations

I'm curious about the respective motivations of the kindreds. What would drive them to fight abroad? Gain territory? Steal livestock, take captives? Secure economic sites (tin mines, salt works*)? Secure holy sites? Who wants what and why?

*Suggested reading: Salt: A World History, Mark Kurlansky
by Dan Pratt
Wed Jun 06, 2018 5:33 pm
Forum: Darklands Lore
Topic: Ask Me Questions!
Replies: 65
Views: 5945

Re: Ask Me Questions!

Do each of the kindreds have seafaring capabilities? For example, would Eriann come across and raid Brythoniaid? Would Kthones sail off to threaten Ysians, Jutes, etc.?
by Dan Pratt
Sun Jan 28, 2018 4:41 pm
Forum: Kickstarter Trading
Topic: Various for sale - Jute, Kthone, Byzantii
Replies: 10
Views: 4132

Re: Various for sale - Jute, Kthone, Byzantii

Phil, I never received what was owed. Rick, did you?
by Dan Pratt
Wed Mar 08, 2017 2:30 am
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Darklands: First Edition - Official Errata
Replies: 26
Views: 9257

Re: Darklands: First Edition - Official Errata

6.35.4.2 Crushed Warriors should refer to page 245, not 191, correct?
by Dan Pratt
Thu Dec 08, 2016 1:43 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Muster - Missing/Wrong Elements Update October 2016
Replies: 43
Views: 7467

Re: Muster - Missing/Wrong Elements Update October 2016

Ysian Muster v1.21

Flesh-Drune and Sword Melusines do not have "Drune" as thier kin. Death-Melusine and other sorcerers have Drune listed
by Dan Pratt
Mon Dec 05, 2016 5:10 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Ravaged Caclulation
Replies: 3
Views: 1390

Re: Ravaged Caclulation

I'll be honest, I can't see where this is murky


Thanks. Sorry, somtimes I overthink things.
by Dan Pratt
Sun Dec 04, 2016 9:47 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Ravaged Caclulation
Replies: 3
Views: 1390

Ravaged Caclulation

Referring to 4.2.7.3.2 Ravaged (pg. 127): There's a few things that are a little murky for me, maybe they are for others too: 1) for the purpose of calculating the percentage of non-allied warriors remaining, is the denominator the total initial host value or the initial non-allied total? Ex: 1500 g...
by Dan Pratt
Sat Nov 26, 2016 3:29 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Breakthrough and Changing LOS
Replies: 1
Views: 1301

Breakthrough and Changing LOS

https://s12.postimg.org/nodac09vx/20161126_101705.jpg A frenzied Mantichora charges a bog beast and utterly mulches him in the first activation. Per 60.20.10.1.2, the Mantichora performs a compulsory linked breakthrough action. Per 7.62.2.2, he moves directly forward and off the table because he do...
by Dan Pratt
Thu Nov 03, 2016 1:19 pm
Forum: Russia and Asia
Topic: Greetings from Taiwan!
Replies: 3
Views: 2364

Re: Greetings from Taiwan!

Welcome! I'm glad to see that Darklands is spreading around the world! I wish you good luck in building a community in Taiwan!
by Dan Pratt
Thu Oct 20, 2016 5:09 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Mighty Strike Resolution
Replies: 1
Views: 1142

Mighty Strike Resolution

https://s12.postimg.org/woqdoow5p/7367.jpg Scenario: the frenzied Brutes compulsorily charged the Fen Beasts. This is how the combat looks after the Brutes performed their charge attacks and both sides completed their attack moves. Due to some poor initial positioning and that large distance betwee...
by Dan Pratt
Mon Jul 25, 2016 2:13 pm
Forum: Work in Progress
Topic: AlaskaPaul's general painting nonsense.....
Replies: 26
Views: 7865

Re: AlaskaPaul's general painting nonsense.....

Looks great!! Keep up the good work!
by Dan Pratt
Sun Jul 24, 2016 5:28 am
Forum: USA/Canada
Topic: BUCKEYE BATTLES 2016 Recap
Replies: 3
Views: 2201

BUCKEYE BATTLES 2016 Recap

Darklands Fans of North America (and everywhere else!), First a bit about Buckeye: Buckeye Battles has been on of the biggest WHFB tournaments in the Midwest for the past 10 years. Recently, with the transition from 8th Ed to AoS, the community has opted instead to play 9th Age, a community built ru...
by Dan Pratt
Sun Jul 24, 2016 3:50 am
Forum: Painting and Modelling
Topic: Working with Fine Chain
Replies: 2
Views: 2068

Working with Fine Chain

I've never worked with the type of fine chain that comes with models such as Erebius on Behema. From the WIP photos of this model, it looks like the chains threaded through the skulls are frozen in more of a dynamic swing/jiggle. Do you coat the chain in an adhesive (maybe PVA?), position it while i...
by Dan Pratt
Sat Jul 23, 2016 11:59 am
Forum: Kickstarter Trading
Topic: Norse For Sale
Replies: 2
Views: 1939

Re: Norse For Sale

Matt, I might be interested in some items here. I'll PM you.
by Dan Pratt
Fri Jul 22, 2016 3:38 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Thunderous Skies
Replies: 1
Views: 1373

Thunderous Skies

Troll Gothi (Lightning Invocations): these include Lightning Bolt, Shocked, and Forked Lightning as they directly inflict lightning damage. Does this also include Thunderous Skies? The resulting weather state has the potential to inflict lightning damage, but may not depending on rolls. The Panic te...
by Dan Pratt
Thu Jul 14, 2016 3:41 pm
Forum: Other Topics
Topic: retailer or recast company?
Replies: 2
Views: 2506

Re: retailer or recast company?

Boo! Hiss! SHIELDWALL!!!
by Dan Pratt
Tue Jul 12, 2016 6:39 pm
Forum: Kickstarter Trading
Topic: Various for sale - Jute, Kthone, Byzantii
Replies: 10
Views: 4132

Re: Various for sale - Jute, Kthone, Byzantii

I see. In that case, get well Phil!
by Dan Pratt
Mon Jul 11, 2016 11:52 pm
Forum: Kickstarter Trading
Topic: Various for sale - Jute, Kthone, Byzantii
Replies: 10
Views: 4132

Re: Various for sale - Jute, Kthone, Byzantii

Phil, I have yet to receive the Jute and Byzantii models (>30 days). Please response to my emails/PMs.
by Dan Pratt
Fri Jun 24, 2016 1:30 pm
Forum: Painting and Modelling
Topic: That Guys Darklands stuff
Replies: 29
Views: 7523

Re: That Guys Darklands stuff

Looks great, I love the alt champ/herald
by Dan Pratt
Mon Jun 13, 2016 6:20 pm
Forum: Painting and Modelling
Topic: That Guys Darklands stuff
Replies: 29
Views: 7523

Re: That Guys Darklands stuff

In a Battle, you need 3+ mainstays and 2-8 commons. If you want a wulfy list, you could take enough werwulfas or waelwulfas to fill mainstay, then load up the wulfas in the common slots. That's 80 wulfas max.
by Dan Pratt
Mon Jun 13, 2016 3:35 pm
Forum: Painting and Modelling
Topic: That Guys Darklands stuff
Replies: 29
Views: 7523

Re: That Guys Darklands stuff

Looking great once again!
by Dan Pratt
Mon May 23, 2016 12:38 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Skirmishers in Combat: Broken Skirmish & Modifiers
Replies: 3
Views: 1400

Re: Skirmishers in Combat: Broken Skirmish & Modifiers

Why would it? 6.63.2.1 states: "Whilst skirmishing warriors do not have to stay further than 2" apart..."


Doh! I missed that bit, disregard!

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