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by Brightblade
Fri Jul 19, 2019 3:32 pm
Forum: Darklands Events
Topic: Skirmish at Coffa Tree 4 - 28/07/2019
Replies: 96
Views: 2992

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

Dayle12 wrote:Ahh they will be painted possibly not to the standard id be fully happy with, but theyd still be done hahaha
And im doubting top 3 XD
Top 10 possibly :)


Lol... Even I'm aiming for Top 10.. :mrgreen:
by Brightblade
Fri Jul 19, 2019 10:56 am
Forum: Darklands Events
Topic: Skirmish at Coffa Tree 4 - 28/07/2019
Replies: 96
Views: 2992

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

Dayle12 wrote:Well only 9 days to go and i still havent finished painting any of my minatures XD
But Very much looking forward to this now :)


My bet's on you for a top 3 finish... ;)
by Brightblade
Wed Jul 17, 2019 12:01 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Hold And ... Reaction - When to apply
Replies: 6
Views: 80

Re: Hold And ... Reaction - When to apply

Rob Lane wrote:
42.

Cheers
Rob


What has the answer to Life, the Universe and Everything have to do with it... :lol:
by Brightblade
Tue Jul 16, 2019 7:59 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Hold And ... Reaction - When to apply
Replies: 6
Views: 80

Hold And ... Reaction - When to apply

Rob, We know that units can perform a Hold And reaction, such as Hold and Gaze, Hold and Invoke, Hold and Shoot... etc.. But does this only apply when the Holding unit is being Directly engaged, as in a charge attack, or does it also apply when being Indirectly Attacked as in walking, running into a...
by Brightblade
Tue Jul 16, 2019 11:33 am
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Shrieking and Frenzied
Replies: 1
Views: 29

Shrieking and Frenzied

We know that a Shriek is debilitating in its effect and halves Skill, and we know that Frenzied units are death to the Shriek so immune to it... Question: If a not Frenzied unit is Shrieked at and thus halves it's skill, if the unit is goaded and turned Frenzied via the Goad, does the unit regain it...
by Brightblade
Sat Jul 13, 2019 5:11 am
Forum: Darklands Tactics and Musters
Topic: Fearless
Replies: 14
Views: 149

Re: Fearless

Atalantes, with a mainly Construct army would be majority fearless.. Fomoraic as said mostly 80mm and above are Fearless, except major warlords and Characters, and in our game we played in correctly ie.. taking the tests, we just rolled on wrong numbers not taking into account general and command pr...
by Brightblade
Fri Jul 12, 2019 4:30 pm
Forum: Darklands Tactics and Musters
Topic: Fearless
Replies: 14
Views: 149

Re: Fearless

Still hasnt answered my questions, When you build a host how much of it is generally fearless be it by being frenzied or not? And is mass panic reactions a viable tactic ? It's not a question that has a Black and White answer... it really varies, if your Host as a 120mm Beastie in it, it will undou...
by Brightblade
Fri Jul 12, 2019 1:05 pm
Forum: Darklands Tactics and Musters
Topic: Fearless
Replies: 14
Views: 149

Re: Fearless

Thats not really what im asking though What im trying to find out is forcing your opponents to take a multitude of panic tests a viable tactic or are there far too many fearless units in peoples hosts to make it a viable tactic It's usually only the bigger beasties, most 100mm, pretty much all 120m...
by Brightblade
Fri Jul 12, 2019 11:50 am
Forum: Darklands Tactics and Musters
Topic: Fearless
Replies: 14
Views: 149

Re: Fearless

Most of the time it's remembering this rule that's the issue, like the other attribute rules, like Loathsome and Fearsome, always so many different things to remember that quite often they get overlooked..
by Brightblade
Fri Jul 12, 2019 7:33 am
Forum: UK
Topic: Norse Noob in Lincs
Replies: 7
Views: 103

Re: Norse Noob in Lincs

Stuart, I have copied the blurb and details from the Facebook page below; The Event is happening over the weekend of 25th - 27th of October. People who stay over use the Premier Inn which is located next to Element Games, link below... Hope to see you there.. Tabletop gaming at its finest, skirmish ...
by Brightblade
Wed Jul 10, 2019 9:21 pm
Forum: UK
Topic: Norse Noob in Lincs
Replies: 7
Views: 103

Re: Norse Noob in Lincs

Welcome. I am also a noob, based in Manchester area quite close to the Northwest gaming centre in Stockport which I guess is where the gaming event will be in October. I will try to go along maybe see you there. Hey Stuart, welcome to the forum.. Yes, the Gotham and Samaria gaming event is at the E...
by Brightblade
Wed Jul 10, 2019 9:18 pm
Forum: UK
Topic: Norse Noob in Lincs
Replies: 7
Views: 103

Re: Norse Noob in Lincs

Cheers Brightblade I may struggle to get over for Coffa Tree but will see what I can do. If I can't make it for a full day, is it possible to come by for a look...? It may be a bit far just to come and take a look but if your in the area I'm sure it will be Ok, Jon Chester is the organiser, again I...
by Brightblade
Wed Jul 10, 2019 8:00 pm
Forum: UK
Topic: Norse Noob in Lincs
Replies: 7
Views: 103

Re: Norse Noob in Lincs

Hey Welcome to the Dark Ages.. Quite a few players in the Midlands area, and a few up near Leeds and Cambridge. There's a gaming event in Stockport in October over a weekend where Darklands will feature heavily, check out the Gotham and Samaria Facebook page for details.. Also if you fancy jumping i...
by Brightblade
Tue Jul 09, 2019 9:22 am
Forum: Darklands Events
Topic: Skirmish at Coffa Tree 4 - 28/07/2019
Replies: 96
Views: 2992

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

I've got one more playtest with my list then I'll be submitting mine too...
by Brightblade
Mon Jul 08, 2019 8:27 am
Forum: Darklands Events
Topic: Darklands Gaming Day
Replies: 7
Views: 239

Re: Darklands Gaming Day

We had a good day at the Darklands Open Day, thanks to Byron and Garry for attending, Lee, look forward to next time and sorry you could'nt make this one..

And thanks to our Rugeley regular Darklands players, Andy and Dayle.

Looking forward to the next one.. Watch this space...
by Brightblade
Sat Jul 06, 2019 9:47 am
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Shieldwall modifiers
Replies: 11
Views: 302

Re: Shieldwall modifiers

Then why does Shieldwall have different modifiers for defending against larger opponents if they can't use their shields (and thus gain the modifiers) at all? They can use their shields except when facing down a weapon that ignores armour.. 30mm Shieldwall vs 30mm attacker = -3 Parry Modifier 30mm ...
by Brightblade
Fri Jul 05, 2019 7:55 am
Forum: Darklands Events
Topic: Darklands Gaming Day
Replies: 7
Views: 239

Re: Darklands Gaming Day

Safe Journey to all attendees, see you on Sunday..

If you want to bring any terrain with you it's more than welcome, we have Terrain at the club although a lot of it is geared towards 40k, but I'll be bringing some with me..
by Brightblade
Tue Jul 02, 2019 12:03 pm
Forum: Darklands Events
Topic: Darklands Gaming Day
Replies: 7
Views: 239

Re: Darklands Gaming Day

There is only a few days now until the first Mierce Miniatures Darklands Open Day, and we still have gaming places available. The Event is happening on Sunday 7th July from 12midday until 11pm in Rugeley Staffordshire. If you're an experienced Darklands player, just getting into the game or want to ...
by Brightblade
Tue Jul 02, 2019 10:22 am
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Sáthach and Gairlom
Replies: 12
Views: 299

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 t...
by Brightblade
Mon Jul 01, 2019 1:52 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Sorcerous Damage
Replies: 1
Views: 69

Sorcerous Damage

Rob, We know that all Invoke damage is classed as Sorcerous Damage and that some units are vunerable to Sorcerous Damage so take double wounds... Question; Does this classification of Sorcerous Damage extend to damage inflicted by a Unit borne of Magic... If a Werwulf Wiglere summons Freawulfs, Wulf...
by Brightblade
Sat Jun 29, 2019 4:52 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Terrain Temper points
Replies: 1
Views: 85

Terrain Temper points

We know that Focus invoking to a point on the battlefield warrants a roll against Temper points of 5 for the battlefield, but does terrain have different temper points?

If I wanted to Focus Invoke into a forest or into a lake or into a structure would the temper points still be 5?
by Brightblade
Fri Jun 28, 2019 11:54 am
Forum: Darklands Events
Topic: Darklands Gaming Day
Replies: 7
Views: 239

Re: Darklands Gaming Day

Just over a week to go until our first Darklands Open Day on the 7th July in Rugeley Staffordshire.

We still have 6 game places left, so if you fancy coming along for game just let me know and I will send you all the details.

I hope to see you there..

Scott
by Brightblade
Tue Jun 25, 2019 1:43 pm
Forum: News and Announcements
Topic: Darklands Open Day Event
Replies: 4
Views: 266

Re: Darklands Open Day Event

Rob Lane wrote:I can't attend, sorry mate...

Cheers
Rob


No Worries Rob, next one we host hopefully you'll be able to attend that one..
by Brightblade
Tue Jun 25, 2019 1:42 pm
Forum: News and Announcements
Topic: Darklands Open Day Event
Replies: 4
Views: 266

Re: Darklands Open Day Event

Morray wrote:Damn probably too soon for me. Will keep an eye out for the next one!


You'd be welcome to come along, don't worry if you have not got any Minis yet, they can be provided along with an army Muster, and experienced players on hand to help you with the rules and gameplay and advice on moves...etc..
by Brightblade
Mon Jun 24, 2019 8:12 am
Forum: UK
Topic: Greetings
Replies: 16
Views: 609

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: 263

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: 96
Views: 2992

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: 7
Views: 239

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: 4
Views: 266

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: 271

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: 271

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: 96
Views: 2992

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: 96
Views: 2992

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: 11
Views: 302

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: 242

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: 242

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: 242

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: 2709

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: 1508

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: 358

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: 416

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: 416

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: 416

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: 416

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: 358

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: 1932

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: 96
Views: 2992

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: 96
Views: 2992

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...

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