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by Brightblade
Thu May 23, 2019 12:22 pm
Forum: UK
Topic: Greetings
Replies: 8
Views: 164

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: 1
Views: 7

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: 25

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: 59

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: 386

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: 52
Views: 1190

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: 52
Views: 1190

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: 82

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: 79

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: 150

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: 150

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: 8
Views: 164

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: 8
Views: 164

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: 8
Views: 164

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: 236

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: 236

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: 236

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: 236

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: 120

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: 120

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.
by Brightblade
Thu Apr 11, 2019 1:46 pm
Forum: Darklands Events
Topic: Skirmish at Coffa Tree 4 - 28/07/2019
Replies: 52
Views: 1190

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

Just checking if I can get my two other mates to join in, may mean cramming the rules and getting more figs but I think we can do it. :) Hey if your short on Mini's to use, I have more than enough of Fomoraic, Anglecynn, and Atalantes, I havent yet decided what Muster I will play but I have enough ...
by Brightblade
Thu Apr 11, 2019 1:42 pm
Forum: Work in Progress
Topic: 2019 - One hundred minis challenge
Replies: 49
Views: 2100

Re: 2019 - One hundred minis challenge

I'll have a taste of this bad boy. Oh and hi all. Three new lads joining the game, based in Aylesbury. Hail and well met. Welcome to the Forum and to the Dark Ages. There is a group who play in Coventry, where the Coffa Tree is being held, and a group who play in Rugeley, myself being of the latter..
by Brightblade
Tue Apr 09, 2019 7:48 pm
Forum: Darklands Events
Topic: Skirmish at Coffa Tree 4 - 28/07/2019
Replies: 52
Views: 1190

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

Jonathon Chester wrote:Once new models arrive I will have 4 kindreds, one of which I dont think will be functional but will look cool


You and me are just Mierce Hoarders... :lol: 8-)
by Brightblade
Tue Apr 09, 2019 12:44 pm
Forum: Darklands Events
Topic: Skirmish at Coffa Tree 4 - 28/07/2019
Replies: 52
Views: 1190

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

Jonathon Chester wrote:Choice is both a blessing and a curse


Tell me about, spend most of my time trying to construct Musteres for each Kindred and devise new ways of Losing less terribly... :lol:
by Brightblade
Tue Apr 09, 2019 12:15 pm
Forum: Darklands Events
Topic: Skirmish at Coffa Tree 4 - 28/07/2019
Replies: 52
Views: 1190

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

Jonathon Chester wrote:So after a cracking day at Salute on Saturday, how many people are using models they bought at Skirmish?


I've bought some Erainn on the Salute Offer, I may very well Muster those at Coffa Tree, but am presently undecided, with 5 different Kindreds to choose from I'm spolit for choice...
by Brightblade
Mon Apr 08, 2019 4:03 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Crush and Splash Evade Rolls
Replies: 12
Views: 330

Re: Crush and Splash Evade Rolls

You have to evade one dice for each type of hit. As if the shot had only 1 dice and got a hit in the first place So the Warrior under the crush Hole has to evade 1 dice at the full might + weapon value, and then the 3 other warriors plus the warrior under the crush hole have to evade 1 dice each at...
by Brightblade
Mon Apr 08, 2019 2:08 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Crush and Splash Evade Rolls
Replies: 12
Views: 330

Re: Crush and Splash Evade Rolls

Re-read the Rule on this, making more sense now, but still have one question... If all the thrown Dice are fallen Dice, and you perform the Scatter action, roll for Direction, Distance etc, once re-positioned under the Crush hole is a warrior, and three more are under the template, as there are no S...
by Brightblade
Fri Mar 29, 2019 10:02 am
Forum: Darklands Lore
Topic: The Ysians - a compendium
Replies: 10
Views: 1165

Re: The Ysians - a compendium

Rob Lane wrote:Thanks for that Antoine, I appreciate that... it's funny, history and myth... the two are forever dancing with each other (just like Scott and Dayle)... yes you read that right. I've outed them!

Cheers
Rob


That's just a vicious rumour..... :lol:
by Brightblade
Thu Mar 28, 2019 4:55 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Question on Blind Strike & Sightless Strike
Replies: 1
Views: 95

Question on Blind Strike & Sightless Strike

In the Rule book under Blind Strike it states that the weapon can only be used in the Blind Arc, example a Tail Weapon... But if the Weapon also has Sightless Strike, which according to the Rule Book can draw both line of sight from the front and rear arcs, does this mean that a weapon with both att...
by Brightblade
Thu Mar 28, 2019 10:57 am
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Question on Life Soil Invocation
Replies: 0
Views: 65

Question on Life Soil Invocation

Life Soil invocation has an Immediate Effect of removing all Corruption effect Tokens from a warrior that is standing on the 4" template..

Does this also mean that whilst the warrior is standing on the 4" Life Soil template that they cannot accumulate Corruption effect Tokens?
by Brightblade
Wed Mar 27, 2019 4:43 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Question about goading
Replies: 4
Views: 118

Re: Question about goading

Or would it be like As long as they are within range of at least 1 goad weapon they'd get the full benefit of the enrage goad effect so as long as all 5 monstrous infantry are within attack range of at least 1 goader, all monstrous infantry they would get the bonus +3 attack dice to primary weapon ...
by Brightblade
Tue Mar 26, 2019 4:25 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Question about the Jute Deathbringers Dead Lantern
Replies: 13
Views: 282

Re: Question about the Jute Deathbringers Dead Lantern

Jonathon Chester wrote:Doesn't necessarily mean hes certain they're there its like spidey senses gives them a rough feeling but the guys firing the bows still have no clue.


Love the Spidey Sense reference... Another Big Marvel and DC fan here too...
by Brightblade
Tue Mar 26, 2019 2:46 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Question about the Jute Deathbringers Dead Lantern
Replies: 13
Views: 282

Re: Question about the Jute Deathbringers Dead Lantern

Raises an interesting thought on Focus Spells however... How would you know where to Focus the Invoke if nobody can see the unit? Focus invocations work with the sorcerer's mind - he can sense where objects are on the battlefield. Cheers Rob So couldn't he simply tell somebody where they are, thus ...
by Brightblade
Tue Mar 26, 2019 1:04 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Question about the Jute Deathbringers Dead Lantern
Replies: 13
Views: 282

Re: Question about the Jute Deathbringers Dead Lantern

Raises an interesting thought on Focus Spells however...

How would you know where to Focus the Invoke if nobody can see the unit?
by Brightblade
Tue Mar 26, 2019 12:52 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Question about the Jute Deathbringers Dead Lantern
Replies: 13
Views: 282

Re: Question about the Jute Deathbringers Dead Lantern

I've yet to come up with an effective counter strategy against them (bar using Atalantes). So far I've tried: - Shooting them with lightning spells with Troll Gothi. Sometimes works, but because they're difficultly seen thanks to Licwaca's lamp, it's mostly down to luck to even hit them. Not very c...
by Brightblade
Sat Mar 23, 2019 4:01 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Reacting to Attack Reactions..
Replies: 4
Views: 166

Reacting to Attack Reactions..

Question... I have 10 Gesith warriors who charge a unit of Trolls due to Pace and positioning of Troll unit, I am only able to engage with 3 of the 10 Gesith who are within combat range.. The Troll unit reacts and attack moves so all the trolls get into combat range, by doing so they are now in comb...
by Brightblade
Fri Mar 22, 2019 7:14 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Binding at Positioning and Goading
Replies: 6
Views: 192

Re: Binding at Positioning and Goading

Ok, so I could have a unit of 2 x 5 Thulean Hornhearts bound to 2 x 5 Sronax, acting as 1 unit and the Hornhearts could Goad the Sronax, is this correct? If you mean you have 1x Hornheart unit Binding to 1x unit of 5x Srónax, and then another 1x Hornheart unit Binding to 1x unit of 5x Srónax, that'...
by Brightblade
Fri Mar 22, 2019 4:36 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Binding at Positioning and Goading
Replies: 6
Views: 192

Re: Binding at Positioning and Goading

Ok, so I could have a unit of 2 x 5 Thulean Hornhearts bound to 2 x 5 Sronax, acting as 1 unit and the Hornhearts could Goad the Sronax, is this correct?
by Brightblade
Fri Mar 22, 2019 3:58 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Binding at Positioning and Goading
Replies: 6
Views: 192

Binding at Positioning and Goading

Looking at Binding some units together and wanted to check if it was a legal Muster and Position and what effects were possible.. So looking to Muster 2 units of Sronax, = 2 x 5 Rhinos, these will each Bind a Sronox, = 2 x 1 Big Rhinos, also binding to each Sronox would be 5 Thulean Hornheart Goader...
by Brightblade
Thu Mar 21, 2019 12:13 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Mustering Characters
Replies: 9
Views: 256

Re: Mustering Characters

Rob Lane wrote:Do I need to do anything here?

Cheers
Rob


Nope....
by Brightblade
Mon Mar 18, 2019 11:57 am
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Mustering Characters
Replies: 9
Views: 256

Re: Mustering Characters

Jonathon Chester wrote:Your characters still count towards the ubiquity limit for the command so you need to keep that in mind


I thought you ignored their ubiquity if they were mustered as a commander or a General, hence you caould have to Rares in one command as long as one of them is the commander.
by Brightblade
Sun Mar 17, 2019 10:52 am
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Mustering Characters
Replies: 9
Views: 256

Re: Mustering Characters

So I cannot muster more than 1 Unique Ubiquity Character that is the same, so trying to muster 2 Carroweks would not work as they are Unique Ubiquity, but I could muster more than 1 Augur-Drune as they are only Rare Ubiquity? Would that work for Ulric the Defiler, he is only an Uncommon Ubiquity cha...
by Brightblade
Sat Mar 16, 2019 9:38 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Mustering Characters
Replies: 9
Views: 256

Mustering Characters

Question on Mustering.. Example, I muster Penda as the Anglecynn General - Authority 95, could I then muster 2 Joanna's as commanders, Authority 94, and each Joanna could muster her own command, and each Joanna upon activation could act independently of the other? Or with the Atalantes, mustering St...
by Brightblade
Thu Mar 14, 2019 6:15 pm
Forum: Darklands Events
Topic: Skirmish at Coffa Tree 4 - 28/07/2019
Replies: 52
Views: 1190

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

So what your basically saying is that if it hasn't been released as a Retail Miniature then you cannot include it in your Kindreds muster? Is this correct..
by Brightblade
Thu Mar 14, 2019 12:45 pm
Forum: Darklands Events
Topic: Skirmish at Coffa Tree 4 - 28/07/2019
Replies: 52
Views: 1190

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

I'm going to say you are fine to have a conversion based on a mierce model as the core of the model but no proxies to help avoid confusion. If however you have a unit upgrade for example the wolf claws upgrade for waelwulfs, not having these on these is ok as long as you are either consistent acros...
by Brightblade
Thu Mar 14, 2019 12:37 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Gaze and Skill Tests
Replies: 12
Views: 352

Re: Gaze and Skill Tests

Reason I ask, is during mine and Dayle's last game, he was playing a Jute Host, a small unit of Gazer's managed to take out my Kollosos in one hit because the Kollosos has such low skill and the gazing unit had such high Gaze Damage Dice, a Gast Cyning, a Deathbringer, and a unit of 3 Gasts joined ...
by Brightblade
Thu Mar 14, 2019 10:49 am
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Gaze and Skill Tests
Replies: 12
Views: 352

Re: Gaze and Skill Tests

Reason I ask, is during mine and Dayle's last game, he was playing a Jute Host, a small unit of Gazer's managed to take out my Kollosos in one hit because the Kollosos has such low skill and the gazing unit had such high Gaze Damage Dice, a Gast Cyning, a Deathbringer, and a unit of 3 Gasts joined a...
by Brightblade
Thu Mar 14, 2019 7:22 am
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Gaze and Skill Tests
Replies: 12
Views: 352

Gaze and Skill Tests

Simple question.

Can a Gazed at warrior use it's Commanders or Generals Skill, if within Command Range, to perform it's Skill Test?
by Brightblade
Wed Mar 13, 2019 6:59 pm
Forum: Darklands Events
Topic: Skirmish at Coffa Tree 4 - 28/07/2019
Replies: 52
Views: 1190

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

Question: Are we going to be able to play by Proxy, or are we limited to what we physically have to construct a muster?
by Brightblade
Fri Mar 08, 2019 7:11 am
Forum: Darklands Events
Topic: Skirmish at Coffa Tree 4 - 28/07/2019
Replies: 52
Views: 1190

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

As an Englishman who grew up in Dumfries & Galloway, one of the funniest moments in my life was seeing a Glaswegian describe some of my Scottish mates as southerners. Almost died laughing. They were slightly less amused. Also can you my name down to attend for your fine event please Mr Chester....

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