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by Grizzle
Sun Jul 14, 2019 12:58 pm
Forum: Work in Progress
Topic: 2019 - One hundred minis challenge
Replies: 58
Views: 2861

Re: 2019 - One hundred minis challenge

^You've put some work in there Jonathon! I've only just done a few more goad drunes and the beast handler battle drune: http://i65.tinypic.com/2z8aozk.jpg http://i65.tinypic.com/16gbux2.jpg http://i63.tinypic.com/242tyt0.jpg http://i66.tinypic.com/2w4kvmt.jpg
by Grizzle
Mon Jul 08, 2019 8:57 am
Forum: Darklands Events
Topic: Darklands Gaming Day
Replies: 7
Views: 221

Re: Darklands Gaming Day

Yeah was a good day.

Cheers to Scott for organising it all and thanks to Byron and Garry for making the long trip to play. And Dayle of course :D .
by Grizzle
Tue Jul 02, 2019 6:07 pm
Forum: Work in Progress
Topic: 2019 - One hundred minis challenge
Replies: 58
Views: 2861

Re: 2019 - One hundred minis challenge

Goad drunes and Battle Bow Drune:

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by Grizzle
Tue Jul 02, 2019 11:37 am
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Sáthach and Gairlom
Replies: 12
Views: 282

Re: Sáthach and Gairlom

Lee, Tucked away in the Rulebook is this little Paragraph, there are others but you have to hunt for them; Elite and Veteran Leaders Elite and Veteran leaders' FORTITUDE and AUTHORITY TESTS are never modified by dismay tokens and, in effect, they ignore all positive modifiers. This basically means ...
by Grizzle
Thu May 30, 2019 8:44 pm
Forum: Work in Progress
Topic: 2019 - One hundred minis challenge
Replies: 58
Views: 2861

Re: 2019 - One hundred minis challenge

More archers:

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Also..lock up your genitals! >

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by Grizzle
Fri May 24, 2019 6:14 pm
Forum: Darklands Lore
Topic: Ask Me Questions!
Replies: 43
Views: 3531

Re: Ask Me Questions!

I've thought of one;

Do Ysian Harvest Drunes ever ride anything? (sub-text: Cock-beasts & Breast-bounders).
by Grizzle
Fri May 24, 2019 1:58 pm
Forum: Darklands Lore
Topic: Northumbrians...
Replies: 9
Views: 264

Re: Northumbrians...

I for one, welcome our boar overlords!

Actually I would love to see more of them, range-wise.
by Grizzle
Tue May 14, 2019 11:50 am
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Joined units and other questions.
Replies: 35
Views: 2663

Re: Joined units and other questions.

Got a question after a game last night with Scott, regarding trample. On page 171 it mentions that if a warrior is not swift trampling then you only increase the trample attack dice by D5 not D10, but then on the opposite half of the page, under the heading Trample Attack Dice, it mentions that you...
by Grizzle
Mon May 13, 2019 7:07 pm
Forum: Work in Progress
Topic: 2019 - One hundred minis challenge
Replies: 58
Views: 2861

Re: 2019 - One hundred minis challenge

Did the first 5 of those archers I picked up at salute:

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by Grizzle
Mon May 06, 2019 8:28 am
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Joined units and other questions.
Replies: 35
Views: 2663

Re: Joined units and other questions.

Got a question after a game last night with Scott, regarding trample. On page 171 it mentions that if a warrior is not swift trampling then you only increase the trample attack dice by D5 not D10, but then on the opposite half of the page, under the heading Trample Attack Dice, it mentions that you ...
by Grizzle
Mon Apr 22, 2019 7:08 pm
Forum: Work in Progress
Topic: 2019 - One hundred minis challenge
Replies: 58
Views: 2861

Re: 2019 - One hundred minis challenge

Been meaning to upload this one for a week or so (you're right about that leg rob :( ): http://i63.tinypic.com/314pjqd.jpg http://i66.tinypic.com/ibhtac.jpg http://i66.tinypic.com/11mc30k.jpg http://i66.tinypic.com/25tjclt.jpg
by Grizzle
Mon Mar 25, 2019 6:55 pm
Forum: Work in Progress
Topic: 2019 - One hundred minis challenge
Replies: 58
Views: 2861

Re: 2019 - One hundred minis challenge

Finally did a bit more for this year. 10 more ax drunes for now.....and another seer! http://i63.tinypic.com/2b9x8n.jpg http://i66.tinypic.com/14sc40.jpg http://i66.tinypic.com/2v0lbht.jpg http://i64.tinypic.com/vhdgzm.jpg http://i64.tinypic.com/14c7ipc.jpg http://i68.tinypic.com/2q1yueg.jpg
by Grizzle
Tue Mar 12, 2019 12:26 pm
Forum: Darklands Events
Topic: Skirmish at Coffa Tree 4 - 28/07/2019
Replies: 88
Views: 2764

Re: Skirmish at Coffa Tree 4 - 28/07/2019

I'm in for this!
by Grizzle
Fri Feb 15, 2019 6:34 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Hold Order & Frenzied Units
Replies: 5
Views: 264

Re: Hold Order & Frenzied Units

I think the extra dice might only be on the primary combat weapon though, not the primary shot weapon. Also if frenzied, I think their orders will have to change from hold to attack. However I've not got the book front of me at the moment so it could be a nice idea I think frenzy rules are under 2.3...
by Grizzle
Tue Jan 15, 2019 6:37 pm
Forum: Work in Progress
Topic: 2019 - One hundred minis challenge
Replies: 58
Views: 2861

Re: 2019 - One hundred minis challenge

I love that verdigris effect!
by Grizzle
Sun Jan 13, 2019 3:39 pm
Forum: Work in Progress
Topic: 2019 - One hundred minis challenge
Replies: 58
Views: 2861

Re: 2019 - One hundred minis challenge

KALI MAAAA!

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by Grizzle
Sun Jan 13, 2019 12:07 am
Forum: Work in Progress
Topic: 2019 - One hundred minis challenge
Replies: 58
Views: 2861

Re: 2019 - One hundred minis challenge

First of 2019, the other 5 shadow drunes:

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by Grizzle
Fri Jan 04, 2019 8:14 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Distributing shot (or invoke dice) to concealed warriors.
Replies: 6
Views: 442

Re: Distributing shot (or invoke dice) to concealed warriors.

A mix of gigantic and not-gigantic makes sense to me with a Joined unit, but not with a Bound unit when the gap between could be quite large. In some instances you can even fit a whole other unit between the bound units and they're not affected by the gigantic unit in any way! I will conced the rid...
by Grizzle
Wed Jan 02, 2019 6:44 pm
Forum: Work in Progress
Topic: 2018 - One hundred Minis Challenge
Replies: 136
Views: 12933

Re: 2018 - One hundred Minis Challenge

What were people’s final scores for 2018 then? I know paul is 103 Antoine 100 Myself 127 What did you get Grizzle? Let's see....I got: 118 it looks like. 10 ax drunes - 10 3 nobles 30mm - 3 5 brutes and 1 Noble brute - 24 1 Meat hulk - 10 6 abhorrents and 1 noble abhorrent - 24 1 bone aberrant - 10...
by Grizzle
Sat Dec 29, 2018 11:30 pm
Forum: Work in Progress
Topic: 2018 - One hundred Minis Challenge
Replies: 136
Views: 12933

Re: 2018 - One hundred Minis Challenge

Nice Jon!

I've done the first 5 of my Shadow Drunes, which will likely be the last of my painted models for 2018:

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by Grizzle
Fri Dec 21, 2018 4:16 pm
Forum: Work in Progress
Topic: 2019 - One hundred minis challenge
Replies: 58
Views: 2861

Re: 2019 - One hundred minis challenge

It went well for me this year. Not sure about 2019.

See how much time I've got.
by Grizzle
Sun Dec 16, 2018 2:31 am
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Joined units and other questions.
Replies: 35
Views: 2663

Re: Joined units and other questions.

Got another one. The Ysian invocation, curse of kernunnos has the following text: Marked unit: Marked warrior may be any one warrior within total focus range.Continuous Effect: The Marked warrior must take a TEMPER TEST (called a CURSE TEST). If the CURSE TEST is failed, any damage the Marked warrio...
by Grizzle
Tue Dec 11, 2018 6:28 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Joined units and other questions.
Replies: 35
Views: 2663

Re: Joined units and other questions.

Jonathon Chester wrote:Just had a quick look at the rulebook and spotted where the confusion is coming from. The modifiers are to what you’ve rolled not what you need to roll. Hope that has cleared it up :)


Ah thanks Jon.

So in that scenario, 5 drunes would pretty much be guaranteed to get the goad off.
by Grizzle
Tue Dec 11, 2018 9:52 am
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Joined units and other questions.
Replies: 35
Views: 2663

Re: Joined units and other questions.

So I've got another question for this growing thread : This is something I meant to ask before, am I right in thinking that, per the rules on page 56, when I'm testing for my goad authority, and let's say im goading some brutes Au: 33 and my 5 drunes are 33, the roll would be modified by +33 and the...
by Grizzle
Thu Nov 15, 2018 8:57 pm
Forum: UK
Topic: Thinking about jumping in... a guiding hand needed
Replies: 28
Views: 2078

Re: Thinking about jumping in... a guiding hand needed

cornishlee wrote:I might well take advantage of the Rugeley offer as well!


You're more than welcome to Cornishlee. :D

Let me know if you want more details.
by Grizzle
Mon Nov 12, 2018 2:09 pm
Forum: Darklands Events
Topic: Skirmish at Coffa Tree IV
Replies: 26
Views: 1994

Re: Skirmish at Coffa Tree IV

I can easily do more but I'm fine with 1500 as well. I've run a fairly infantry (30mm) heavy list a few times with my Albainn and Ysians and I found it was still fairly quick to play. Rules queries and odd situations that arise during the game do slow things down of course, but that will happen rega...
by Grizzle
Thu Nov 08, 2018 1:58 pm
Forum: UK
Topic: PLAYTESTER REQUIRED - MANSFIELD AREA
Replies: 11
Views: 1023

Re: PLAYTESTER REQUIRED - MANSFIELD AREA

What times during the evening would be best?

I'm really up for this, but it might depend on the times and what is practical, including traveling to and from Mierce towers.
by Grizzle
Mon Nov 05, 2018 5:22 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Joined units and other questions.
Replies: 35
Views: 2663

Re: Joined units and other questions.

Got a new random question, more of a rules decision question, but on the Vras muster under the spell 'mould spores' is my maths correct that the spell could potentially put out 108 corruption tokens? This is considering it is 6 dice that can put out 2D10 per each one that goes off, with 9 being the...
by Grizzle
Sun Nov 04, 2018 11:27 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Joined units and other questions.
Replies: 35
Views: 2663

Re: Joined units and other questions.

Got a new random question, more of a rules decision question, but on the Vras muster under the spell 'mould spores' is my maths correct that the spell could potentially put out 108 corruption tokens? This is considering it is 6 dice that can put out 2D10 per each one that goes off, with 9 being the ...
by Grizzle
Sun Nov 04, 2018 9:40 pm
Forum: Work in Progress
Topic: Berserkir Wargamers
Replies: 22
Views: 6064

Re: Berserkir Wargamers

I saw those posts on the Facebook group.

You lads do some amazing work, makes me want to save up and come over one year myself.
by Grizzle
Sat Nov 03, 2018 5:22 pm
Forum: Work in Progress
Topic: 2018 - One hundred Minis Challenge
Replies: 136
Views: 12933

Re: 2018 - One hundred Minis Challenge

Mantichora done. Might be slightly too purple on that scorpion tale, but I can't be arsed to redo. :D I did redo the wings several times, making a bit of a mess in the process of stripping them, hence the speckled paint everywhere. Had to mentally slap myself, in the end, to stop obsessing and just ...
by Grizzle
Fri Nov 02, 2018 6:18 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Units under Flank or Scout orders in other than Genera's Command
Replies: 19
Views: 1766

Re: Units under Flank or Scout orders in other than Genera's Command

Well, after having used them a bit, I did want a few more Shadow Drunes.... ;)
by Grizzle
Tue Oct 30, 2018 11:43 pm
Forum: Work in Progress
Topic: 2018 - One hundred Minis Challenge
Replies: 136
Views: 12933

Re: 2018 - One hundred Minis Challenge

Loving that verdigris effect and the glowing eyes, looks great!
by Grizzle
Thu Oct 25, 2018 12:56 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Joined units and other questions.
Replies: 35
Views: 2663

Re: Joined units and other questions.

I've got some more Nithing questions. It says on their profile that when they scavenge you add it to the chart to the left of the scavenge rules, that runs 1-50. Now do I have to keep track of the flesh for each individual Nithing? Or can I pool all their flesh and when I'm bringing it back to the ...
by Grizzle
Thu Oct 25, 2018 3:36 am
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Joined units and other questions.
Replies: 35
Views: 2663

Re: Joined units and other questions.

I've got some more Nithing questions. It says on their profile that when they scavenge you add it to the chart to the left of the scavenge rules, that runs 1-50. Now do I have to keep track of the flesh for each individual Nithing? Or can I pool all their flesh and when I'm bringing it back to the f...
by Grizzle
Sat Oct 13, 2018 10:49 am
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Joined units and other questions.
Replies: 35
Views: 2663

Re: Joined units and other questions.

Hi Rob, I've been doing a bit of brushing up (painting and rules :P). I was watching the Anglecynn vs Ysian battle report you and Tim did on youtube : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K_5VsAodPAU And I noticed something at around 50:10. Once the mantichora is finished killing off the Waelwulf unit, y...
by Grizzle
Sun Oct 07, 2018 8:37 am
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Joined units and other questions.
Replies: 35
Views: 2663

Re: Joined units and other questions.

Hey Rob, I thought I'd put this question here rather than create a new thread. So my new question is: On the Ysian muster where it describes the scavenge action for the Nithings, it states that they must be within 2" of a combat action to do so. I probably missed the memo on the muster updates...
by Grizzle
Tue Oct 02, 2018 9:16 pm
Forum: Work in Progress
Topic: 2018 - One hundred Minis Challenge
Replies: 136
Views: 12933

Re: 2018 - One hundred Minis Challenge

Rob Lane wrote:Looking great grizzle! I love the skin tones! Excellent work my friend.

Cheers
Rob


Thanks Rob, it took me a while to get to a tone I liked.

I've now got far more painted than unpainted in my Ysian collection; starting to look like progress. :P
by Grizzle
Mon Oct 01, 2018 9:57 pm
Forum: Work in Progress
Topic: 2018 - One hundred Minis Challenge
Replies: 136
Views: 12933

Re: 2018 - One hundred Minis Challenge

Finally finished the Abhorrents (and Death Abhorrent):

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by Grizzle
Sat Sep 29, 2018 7:54 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Joined units and other questions.
Replies: 35
Views: 2663

Re: Joined units and other questions.

Hey Rob, I thought I'd put this question here rather than create a new thread. So my new question is: On the Ysian muster where it describes the scavenge action for the Nithings, it states that they must be within 2" of a combat action to do so. I probably missed the memo on the muster updates,...
by Grizzle
Tue Sep 18, 2018 8:55 am
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Throwing my toys out of the pram....
Replies: 26
Views: 2220

Re: Throwing my toys out of the pram....

Grizzle you've beaten my trolls before, bloody naked swordsmen sorcerer women grrr But yeah the trolls are difficult I'll admit that but turns out I've got the leiptrolls wrong (my bad) it's not game changing but may find something to swap them out with or change my tactics with them And I'm quite ...
by Grizzle
Tue Sep 18, 2018 7:14 am
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Throwing my toys out of the pram....
Replies: 26
Views: 2220

Re: Throwing my toys out of the pram....

Brightblade wrote:Any way my co-player says he has a cunning plan for our next battle with Grizzles Ysians, my co-player is an experienced war gamer, so if with his cunning plan he still can't beat them then perhaps they are invincible...


To be fair, I've yet to best his trolls.
by Grizzle
Mon Sep 17, 2018 6:52 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Throwing my toys out of the pram....
Replies: 26
Views: 2220

Re: Throwing my toys out of the pram....

By the way, quick strike really helps out those two-weapon units. ;)
by Grizzle
Mon Sep 17, 2018 12:59 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Throwing my toys out of the pram....
Replies: 26
Views: 2220

Re: Throwing my toys out of the pram....

Oh, by the way in the invocation "wrath of Kernunnos" it states that the unit affected can charge a unit of the invoker's choice. Does this override the normal restrictions on frenzied units needing to charge the nearest unit? As an example of a contextual exception. Anyhow, I'll give it a...
by Grizzle
Mon Sep 17, 2018 12:53 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Throwing my toys out of the pram....
Replies: 26
Views: 2220

Re: Throwing my toys out of the pram....

Basically to the end of working out better strategies and that we played our combats and results correctly. I think if we introduced more tactical fidelity into our games (such as retreating, or is it withdrawing? as a reaction) I would imagine frenzied units become less threatening if they are led ...
by Grizzle
Mon Sep 17, 2018 12:42 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Victorious Attack Reform for reactive unit.
Replies: 9
Views: 1029

Re: Victorious Attack Reform for reactive unit.

Would a counter-charge reaction count for this as part of a counter-engage? Yes, if it's a Counter-Charge . It's a Charge action . Cheers Rob Ok, cheers Rob, that is how we were playing it, but I wanted to confirm. Luckily I've only had the one situation against some Anglecynn where I kept breakthr...
by Grizzle
Mon Sep 17, 2018 12:31 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Victorious Attack Reform for reactive unit.
Replies: 9
Views: 1029

Re: Victorious Attack Reform for reactive unit.

Just to highjack this a little: In the example given, could the Troll Konung have performed a breakthrough reaction if he also becomes triumphant as well as victorious in order to engage another enemy unit if he were no longer engaged or beset? And to add to this, if he were frenzied, would he then...
by Grizzle
Mon Sep 17, 2018 12:29 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Throwing my toys out of the pram....
Replies: 26
Views: 2220

Re: Throwing my toys out of the pram....

Erm... okay... it seems you might have been playing Breakthrough wrong though - I don't really know, but by the questions Grizzle is asking, it may be why... Cheers Rob Yeah, that's partly why I was asking. Although, in Bright's examples in the game we played, he actually charged multiple units one...
by Grizzle
Mon Sep 17, 2018 10:14 am
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Joined units and other questions.
Replies: 35
Views: 2663

Re: Joined units and other questions.

Cheers, thanks for the answers rob. I think a lot of the issues are, beyond the known ones to do with index problems, when a person has an intuitive notion that they should either have more options or feel that a situation is more lethal than expected, but that's a human thing :P. I remember you sa...

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