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by Brightblade
Mon Jun 24, 2019 8:12 am
Forum: UK
Topic: Greetings
Replies: 16
Views: 331

Re: Greetings

Hi Ronnie, I 've not been on the forum page for a while and just saw your intro. I am in the Manchester area also and get to Element Games quite a bit. I would be interested to have an opponent for Darklands but I am a total novice. Ronnie, We are running a Darklands Open day of gaming at our Rugel...
by Brightblade
Wed Jun 19, 2019 4:16 pm
Forum: Other Topics
Topic: Storage and transport
Replies: 8
Views: 52

Re: Storage and transport

As mentioned on this thread I use Really Usefull boxes with Magnets for thee bigger models, tallest I have at present is about 180mm, and for my infantry and anything basically on 50 - 60mm Base Ive got a big Tabletop Tyrant Dreadnought case..
by Brightblade
Wed Jun 19, 2019 1:26 pm
Forum: Darklands Events
Topic: Skirmish at Coffa Tree 4 - 28/07/2019
Replies: 78
Views: 1967

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

Jon, will you be planning to keep like kindreds apart when Games are being played or is it pot luck as to who you get to play in each game?
by Brightblade
Tue Jun 18, 2019 11:43 am
Forum: Darklands Events
Topic: Darklands Gaming Day
Replies: 1
Views: 40

Darklands Gaming Day

Hi all, We have organised a Darklands Gaming Day event in Rugeley in Staffordshire on the Sunday 7th July. The event is informal. The cost for the day should be no more than £2 per person. Playing places are strictly limited to 12 people, and the event will start at 12o'clock midday and end no later...
by Brightblade
Mon Jun 17, 2019 4:01 pm
Forum: News and Announcements
Topic: Darklands Open Day Event
Replies: 0
Views: 54

Darklands Open Day Event

Hi all, We have organised a Darklands Open Day event in Rugeley in Staffordshire on the Sunday 7th July. The event is informal. The cost for the day should be no more than £2 per person. Playing places are strictly limited to 12 people, and the event will start at 12o'clock midday and end no later t...
by Brightblade
Tue Jun 11, 2019 9:44 am
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Frenzy and Diving Questions
Replies: 6
Views: 85

Re: Frenzy and Diving Questions

That's how it was yes, and had personally been on the end of that scenario, it has been changed in 2nd edition so a breakthrough can only occur once.
by Brightblade
Tue Jun 11, 2019 8:19 am
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Frenzy and Diving Questions
Replies: 6
Views: 85

Re: Frenzy and Diving Questions

Last weekend I played a game and a weird situation arose. My meat hulk (frenzy) had line of sight to only one enemy model at a very far distance, despite having many enemy models closer (just in his rear arc). We played it as he was forced to chase down the thing he had line of sight to but now 100...
by Brightblade
Wed Jun 05, 2019 5:23 pm
Forum: Darklands Events
Topic: Skirmish at Coffa Tree 4 - 28/07/2019
Replies: 78
Views: 1967

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

KingTiddles wrote:Where were they uploaded to or am I blind? xD


They will be issued out to the recipients of the event via a Dropbox link.
by Brightblade
Wed Jun 05, 2019 3:41 pm
Forum: Darklands Events
Topic: Skirmish at Coffa Tree 4 - 28/07/2019
Replies: 78
Views: 1967

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

Rob Lane wrote:All uploaded now...

Cheers
Rob


You've been a busy boy... :)
by Brightblade
Mon Jun 03, 2019 8:17 am
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Shieldwall modifiers
Replies: 6
Views: 115

Re: Shieldwall modifiers

These are the new Shieldwall rules; SHIELDWALL Units in Shieldwall can now move double their PACE and stay in Shieldwall. They get a parry modifier of -3 (against enemy warriors equal to or lower than their mass), -2 (against enemy warriors of warriors 1 greater than their mass) and -1 (any other wa...
by Brightblade
Sun Jun 02, 2019 8:39 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: First Game Rules Questions
Replies: 8
Views: 167

Re: First Game Rules Questions

Quick rules question sorry: Does parry on equipment stack? E.g. if I have a sword and a shield with parry, do I get -2 ? I don't think they do, if you are using a 1 handed option on the Sword then you parry with the Shield, if you are using the Sword 2 handed then you parry with the sword.. But Par...
by Brightblade
Sun Jun 02, 2019 8:34 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: First Game Rules Questions
Replies: 8
Views: 167

Re: First Game Rules Questions

Cheers Rob! Won’t be able to make that event but organised a game before hand with the chaps in Coventry, so definitely looking forward to that. Also got the Gotham to Samaria event where a bunch of us will be learning through the game together too. Remember your coming up to Rugeley too on the Jul...
by Brightblade
Sun Jun 02, 2019 6:40 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: First Game Rules Questions
Replies: 8
Views: 167

Re: First Game Rules Questions

Cheers Rob! Won’t be able to make that event but organised a game before hand with the chaps in Coventry, so definitely looking forward to that. Also got the Gotham to Samaria event where a bunch of us will be learning through the game together too. Remember your coming up to Rugeley too on the Jul...
by Brightblade
Fri May 31, 2019 11:15 am
Forum: UK
Topic: New UK Player
Replies: 8
Views: 2617

Re: New UK Player

Hi guys, nice to meet you! I'm Lynz (aka Raya), based near Burton on Trent. I've been a fan of Mierce's models since back in the days of Maelstrom, so you can imagine how thrilled I am at having them turned into a full game. Currently looking at building a Fomoraic army, but each new Kickstarter up...
by Brightblade
Fri May 31, 2019 11:11 am
Forum: UK
Topic: Hey all.
Replies: 3
Views: 1465

Re: Hey all.

Made an account then forgot to post. I'm Stu and I'm based in Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire. Don't have a full host together yet but hoping to get some games in in the future. It seems like there's a few of us in Staffordshire. Mierce strong. Hey Stu, Not sure if you're still active on this forum o...
by Brightblade
Tue May 28, 2019 3:53 pm
Forum: Other Topics
Topic: Help Choosing Next Order
Replies: 16
Views: 243

Re: Help Choosing Next Order

KingTiddles wrote:Well,

I went for it and ordered the Infernii battlehost!
Will hopefully manage to get some demos done once I’ve fully/ partially gotten to grips with the rules!

Chimaera will come next month ;)


Hopefully you'll get them and build them in time for our Gaming Day at Rugeley..
by Brightblade
Tue May 28, 2019 3:51 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: A few questions about Jutes - clarifying to prevent me cheating
Replies: 20
Views: 331

Re: A few questions about Jutes - clarifying to prevent me cheating

So I am assuming that Blind works in the same way, that if my Unit is Blinded by an enemy that is 6" away, my unit can still indirectly engage that Blinding unit it just has Difficult Strike and Parry Modifers...

I played this way on Monday when Andy blinded my Trees...
by Brightblade
Tue May 28, 2019 3:46 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: A few questions about Jutes - clarifying to prevent me cheating
Replies: 20
Views: 331

Re: A few questions about Jutes - clarifying to prevent me cheating

I like it... not sure Dayle will or other Jute players will ... In their mind they probably think that outside of 6" they are invisible, being able to Indirectly engage then outside of 6" means that they are not invisible.. A guthwulf for example has a pace of 9 so they could simply walk ...
by Brightblade
Tue May 28, 2019 1:58 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: A few questions about Jutes - clarifying to prevent me cheating
Replies: 20
Views: 331

Re: A few questions about Jutes - clarifying to prevent me cheating

Your answer to Hugh doesn't match the answer given to Icchan... I think Hugh is asking if a model is more than 6 inches from the 6" Unseen unit can they attack them either Directly (Charge) or indirectly (Walk / Run into combat)... The answer is NO isn't is as they cannot be seen unless you bl...
by Brightblade
Tue May 28, 2019 11:55 am
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: A few questions about Jutes - clarifying to prevent me cheating
Replies: 20
Views: 331

Re: A few questions about Jutes - clarifying to prevent me cheating

Your answer to Hugh doesn't match the answer given to Icchan... I think Hugh is asking if a model is more than 6 inches from the 6" Unseen unit can they attack them either Directly (Charge) or indirectly (Walk / Run into combat)... The answer is NO isn't is as they cannot be seen unless you bl...
by Brightblade
Tue May 28, 2019 9:04 am
Forum: Other Topics
Topic: Help Choosing Next Order
Replies: 16
Views: 243

Re: Help Choosing Next Order

Byron, The way I see it you have two choices... 1) Build musters from the Kindreds you want to use that you feel would be a force to be reckoned with on the battlefield, and then buy the models that you are short of to suit the Muster.. 2) Buy the models that you like the look of and would enjoy bui...
by Brightblade
Mon May 27, 2019 8:22 pm
Forum: UK
Topic: London & The South East
Replies: 6
Views: 1870

Re: London & The South East

I'm in Guildford (about 30-60 mins by train from London). Just bought myself a starter and am slowly slowly working through the book and might even get to painting the models sometime this decade! Welcome to the Dark Ages.. Quite a few players in the Midlands area, a couple round Brackley, and new ...
by Brightblade
Mon May 27, 2019 8:18 pm
Forum: Darklands Events
Topic: Skirmish at Coffa Tree 4 - 28/07/2019
Replies: 78
Views: 1967

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

hopefully Chris will be able to take part as well... I think he will but, as he mentioned last night, he's not committing to anything in the future at the moment until he's got his settled status sorted out. Completely understandable, and I'm sure Jon would allow a late entry if he does get it all ...
by Brightblade
Mon May 27, 2019 7:22 pm
Forum: Darklands Events
Topic: Skirmish at Coffa Tree 4 - 28/07/2019
Replies: 78
Views: 1967

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

cornishlee wrote:I'm in, if there's still room.


Good to have you on board Lee, hopefully Chris will be able to take part as well...
by Brightblade
Fri May 24, 2019 3:59 pm
Forum: Darklands Lore
Topic: Northumbrians...
Replies: 9
Views: 200

Re: Northumbrians...

Grizzle wrote:I for one, welcome our boar overlords!

Actually I would love to see more of them, range-wise.


You certainly would'nt get 'Boar'ed of them... :lol: :ugeek:
by Brightblade
Fri May 24, 2019 9:15 am
Forum: Darklands Lore
Topic: Northumbrians...
Replies: 9
Views: 200

Re: Northumbrians...

Rob Lane wrote:Pig Men?

I think you mean the Eoforas...

The Northumbrians are bible bashing Angles.

Cheers


And the relationship to Pigs/Hogs... is?
by Brightblade
Fri May 24, 2019 5:58 am
Forum: Darklands Lore
Topic: Northumbrians...
Replies: 9
Views: 200

Northumbrians...

Any particular reason that you are representing Northumbrians as Pig Men?
by Brightblade
Thu May 23, 2019 9:22 pm
Forum: UK
Topic: New Players in Cambridge
Replies: 4
Views: 106

Re: New Players in Cambridge

Hail and well met Byron, Welcome to the world of Darklands. There are three players up in Rugeley, myself being one of them, Rugeley is about 45 minuites West of Coventry, we play almost every Sunday from 6pm to whenever, you'd be welcome up for a play if you fancy the drive.. We have a couple of D...
by Brightblade
Thu May 23, 2019 12:22 pm
Forum: UK
Topic: Greetings
Replies: 16
Views: 331

Re: Greetings

Hey Ronnie, A good bunch of us from Gotham to Samaria (skirmish game community that plays 3x a year at Element Games) recently bought deeply into Darklands! We've got an event coming up next month on the weekend of the 14th, you're more than welcome to come and say hi and bring some Darklands for a...
by Brightblade
Thu May 23, 2019 12:09 pm
Forum: UK
Topic: New Players in Cambridge
Replies: 4
Views: 106

Re: New Players in Cambridge

Hail and well met Byron, Welcome to the world of Darklands. There are three players up in Rugeley, myself being one of them, Rugeley is about 45 minuites West of Coventry, we play almost every Sunday from 6pm to whenever, you'd be welcome up for a play if you fancy the drive.. We have a couple of Da...
by Brightblade
Mon May 20, 2019 11:39 am
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Invoking to Frenzied
Replies: 1
Views: 71

Invoking to Frenzied

The Rule book states; Calming Frenzied Units It is almost impossible to calm a unit down once it is frenzied, and even then it only occurs involuntarily. Frenzied units may remove their frenzied tokens in the following circumstances: · Convulses: immediately after it is Defeated in combat and Convul...
by Brightblade
Tue May 14, 2019 3:38 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Bind+, misreading or ohmagawdhype
Replies: 4
Views: 130

Re: Bind+, misreading or ohmagawdhype

demyse wrote:
10Wælwulf
10 Wulf
5 Frēawulf with 10 wulf
3 Guthwulf with 5 Frēawulf with 10 wulf
1 Mægenwulf with 3 Guthwulf with 5 Frēawulf with 10 wulf


That will be 1841 Gold pieces if you please Sir... :lol:
by Brightblade
Mon May 13, 2019 4:04 pm
Forum: Darklands Lore
Topic: Other cocneidr species
Replies: 14
Views: 544

Re: Other cocneidr species

Ive just discovered Cadfael's betrayel in the Return of the King...
by Brightblade
Tue May 07, 2019 4:09 pm
Forum: Darklands Events
Topic: Skirmish at Coffa Tree 4 - 28/07/2019
Replies: 78
Views: 1967

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

Jon, Question on Weather and Invokes...

If we are not playing with Weather as a Rule during the Tornament are Invocations allowed that will have Weather Effects, such as Fog, Snow, Thunder...etc
by Brightblade
Tue Apr 30, 2019 7:10 pm
Forum: Darklands Events
Topic: Skirmish at Coffa Tree 4 - 28/07/2019
Replies: 78
Views: 1967

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

Just paid you Jon..
by Brightblade
Mon Apr 29, 2019 11:16 am
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Invoking against itself with a sight invocation
Replies: 3
Views: 117

Re: Invoking against itself with a sight invocation

Sight invocations cannot target friendly units, except muster rules override rulebook rules and Norse lightning invocations can target friendly units. Can a Norse invoker target itself with a lightning invocation? How would that even work, temper vs. skill? Yes. Cheers Rob As per my previous questi...
by Brightblade
Mon Apr 29, 2019 11:14 am
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Invoking on the invoker
Replies: 3
Views: 128

Re: Invoking on the invoker

Invoking rule state that if the target for the invocation is the invoker, you're supposed to count the invokers Temper as 0, but as it is written, it's easy to understand this means it's Temper 0 vs 0 so a target of 5 still. I'm guessing it's supposed to mean that the Temper is 0 only for Target. U...
by Brightblade
Thu Apr 18, 2019 8:20 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Attack Action
Replies: 6
Views: 197

Re: Attack Action

Yes, the unengaged warriors have not attacked so can attack if they become engaged through enemy movement.
by Brightblade
Thu Apr 18, 2019 8:20 am
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Attack Action
Replies: 6
Views: 197

Re: Attack Action

The scenerio of the original post is that some of the infantry were not in combat range so could not attack, when the defending unit reacted they attack moved to get all thier warriors into combat range, by doing this they were now in combat range of the remining infantry that could not attack in th...
by Brightblade
Wed Apr 17, 2019 2:39 pm
Forum: UK
Topic: Greetings
Replies: 16
Views: 331

Re: Greetings

Hi Brightblade, That would be cool, however i live close to element games so no board will be needed if we play there as they have all boards and scenery available to use. Cool, next time I'm going up to my sister I'll post on the forum, and if you fancy a game I'll bring my minis up. Will probably...
by Brightblade
Wed Apr 17, 2019 11:33 am
Forum: UK
Topic: Greetings
Replies: 16
Views: 331

Re: Greetings

Hi All, Just thought i'd pop in and say how do! I have finally got my hands on the rule book and looking to start my first muster very soon. (Thinking Infernii.) Im from Stockport, close to Manchester so im wondering if there are many players close by for games in the future? Also, while im not a c...
by Brightblade
Wed Apr 17, 2019 11:29 am
Forum: UK
Topic: Greetings
Replies: 16
Views: 331

Re: Greetings

Hi Ronnie, Welcome to the forum. In regards to nearby players theres a few chaps up in Carlisle area but not sure how close that is for you. In regards to events i'm running one this July which is on the events page which I run every year but not sure if there are any others. Jonathon We were think...
by Brightblade
Mon Apr 15, 2019 10:44 am
Forum: Darklands Lore
Topic: Raiding
Replies: 11
Views: 324

Re: Raiding

I’m down in the bit of the world sandwiched between Birmingham and Dudley. I don’t play Darklands so much as horde stuff, make muster lists and put together random surplus metals for use in other game systems... One day I’m sure I’ll play... one day. I mean, I’ve got three 2000+ gold musters so it’...
by Brightblade
Mon Apr 15, 2019 7:48 am
Forum: Darklands Lore
Topic: Raiding
Replies: 11
Views: 324

Re: Raiding

Alex (ÉgB) wrote:I swear the leather fumes have caused that regression in the Walsall ‘humans’.


Hey Alex, where do you play Darklands?

Are you at the Bedworth club in Coventry.
by Brightblade
Fri Apr 12, 2019 6:27 pm
Forum: Darklands Lore
Topic: Raiding
Replies: 11
Views: 324

Re: Raiding

Have you ever walked round Walsall on a Saturday night, plenty of (d)evolved humans there and they all seem to be breeding... lol
by Brightblade
Fri Apr 12, 2019 3:10 pm
Forum: Darklands Lore
Topic: Raiding
Replies: 11
Views: 324

Re: Raiding

I pity the fool who tries to steal a Meagenwulf's cub from beneath her ..
by Brightblade
Thu Apr 11, 2019 3:18 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Sorcerer (n)
Replies: 2
Views: 150

Re: Sorcerer (n)

Ignore this, answer is in the Rule Book...
by Brightblade
Thu Apr 11, 2019 3:13 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Sorcerer (n)
Replies: 2
Views: 150

Sorcerer (n)

Question,

Sorcerers with the (n), does this dictake how many Invocations they can purchase or how many they can use in their activation, or both?

For example a Sorcerer (3) could purchase 4 Invocations but can only use 3 of them in one activation.

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