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by DrNO172000
Tue Jul 17, 2018 5:54 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Werwulf Hunter - Move and Shoot Weapon Rule
Replies: 2
Views: 108

Re: Werwulf Hunter - Move and Shoot Weapon Rule

Here is the passage you are looking for Pg 69/2.7.6.3.6 Move and Shoot "Shot weapons with the "Move and Shoot" rule are designed to be used when Moving quickly to give it further range, such as a javelin or a throwing axe. Such shot weapons ignore the negative strike modifiers for Sho...
by DrNO172000
Fri Jun 22, 2018 2:26 am
Forum: Painting and Modelling
Topic: Bob not only sculpts :D
Replies: 17
Views: 695

Re: Bob not only sculpts :D

So I use fingernail glue these days for resin and metal. Ever since switching to it I have never had to pin another model. I swear by the stuff now.
by DrNO172000
Fri Jun 22, 2018 2:24 am
Forum: Darklands Kickstarter Projects
Topic: MIERCENDISE!
Replies: 32
Views: 887

Re: MIERCENDISE!

Rob Lane wrote:I hope all you lot on here are backing!

Cheers
Rob


I had a friend float me the script so I could get that limited edition fig! Caught me on a non pay week but I still made it happen.
by DrNO172000
Fri Jun 15, 2018 5:53 pm
Forum: Darklands Players and Community
Topic: Errata/addenda printables
Replies: 3
Views: 191

Re: Errata/addenda printables

Oh haha maybe it is his then, unless he grabbed the one I made here. Carry on then haha
by DrNO172000
Fri Jun 15, 2018 3:04 pm
Forum: Darklands Players and Community
Topic: Reference Cards
Replies: 16
Views: 651

Re: Reference Cards

I am taking some courses in graphic design, so hopefully, I can spruce these up a bit. It may be a few months though before I do so.
by DrNO172000
Fri Jun 15, 2018 3:03 pm
Forum: Darklands Players and Community
Topic: Errata/addenda printables
Replies: 3
Views: 191

Re: Errata/addenda printables

Awesome! I believe it was me though that made the Errata/Addenda document! How could you forget me Geoff, I'm wounded!
by DrNO172000
Thu Jun 14, 2018 9:08 pm
Forum: Painting and Modelling
Topic: Bob not only sculpts :D
Replies: 17
Views: 695

Re: Bob not only sculpts :D

I am going to buy so many of those Holumann.

Do you use Zbrush Bob? Or is that another program?
by DrNO172000
Thu Jun 14, 2018 12:40 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Strength Price and Healing Invocations
Replies: 17
Views: 450

Re: Strength Price and Healing Invocations

I took a Gothi in a 500pt game and got 70 for my ancient temper roll. So was basically invoking at will. Didn't matter though as my troll unit (only other unit) was destroyed to a man by a charge of Werewolves on turn 2, which caused my Troll Jarl to head for the hills. Gothi was on his own then! Tr...
by DrNO172000
Thu Jun 14, 2018 12:30 pm
Forum: Darklands Kickstarter Projects
Topic: MIERCENDISE!
Replies: 32
Views: 887

Re: MIERCENDISE!

Would I pay 20 GBP for custom dice? Let me put it this way, when I played Warmachine I bought the mercenary dice just to roll with the one or two mercenaries I bought.

I am a freak for branded game aids!
by DrNO172000
Thu Jun 14, 2018 1:04 am
Forum: Darklands Kickstarter Projects
Topic: MIERCENDISE!
Replies: 32
Views: 887

Re: MIERCENDISE!

I would buy anything that could be used in game for sure. As I have bought all of the current templates and use only official stuff when provided such as dice. As Rob said though it's got to be stuff with mass appeal at least some of it. Faction branded stuff is usually a sure bet for people who pla...
by DrNO172000
Wed Jun 13, 2018 2:14 am
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Invocation rules - did I get them right?
Replies: 9
Views: 270

Re: Invocation rules - did I get them right?

Cheers for the feedback, So in this case: "Kernuor rolls 8 Invoke Dice and gets 9,9,9,8,7,7,6,1 Looks good! He gets 3 fated rolls and gets 9,9,8, so a further 2 fated rolls nets him 8 and 4."..... I should have just SET ASIDE 3 dice (the nines), which are unavoidable, and then ADD three m...
by DrNO172000
Tue Jun 12, 2018 3:39 pm
Forum: Darklands Lore
Topic: Unseelie and Seelie
Replies: 1
Views: 119

Unseelie and Seelie

Are the Unseelie and Seelie courts a part of Darklands lore, and if so is it possible they could make an appearance in the game?
by DrNO172000
Tue Jun 12, 2018 3:32 pm
Forum: Darklands Lore
Topic: Fringes of the map
Replies: 13
Views: 536

Re: Fringes of the map

Rob Lane wrote:Not while I'm alive ;)

Cheers
Rob


Hahaha Dungeons and Dragons was the first tabletop game I ever played. RPGs have a special place in my heart.
by DrNO172000
Tue Jun 12, 2018 3:15 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Invocation rules - did I get them right?
Replies: 9
Views: 270

Re: Invocation rules - did I get them right?

Oh also Blades of the Horned God (I assume that's the one you meant) causes corruption damage, so each wound roll of a 9 would also attach a corruption token to the unit, quite a devasting attack indeed!
by DrNO172000
Tue Jun 12, 2018 3:11 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Invocation rules - did I get them right?
Replies: 9
Views: 270

Re: Invocation rules - did I get them right?

Hey Geoff I noticed one thing here that you did slightly incorrect. Fated rolls, not all fated rolls lead to rolling another die. For the Inoke roll you merely add another invoked die to the pool. pg 262/6.40.5.5.3 Irresistible Invokes and Fated Invokes "An invoke roll of a 9 - as long as a 9 i...
by DrNO172000
Sat Jun 09, 2018 3:45 pm
Forum: Darklands Lore
Topic: Fringes of the map
Replies: 13
Views: 536

Re: Fringes of the map

Speaking of fringes I often wonder are their Djinn running around the middle east, and Oni in Japan. In other words is the rest of the world full of mythological creatures appropriate to their cultures? Yes, absolutely. Cheers Rob I figured as much, it does certainly make the imagination run wild. ...
by DrNO172000
Sat Jun 09, 2018 2:52 am
Forum: Darklands Lore
Topic: Fringes of the map
Replies: 13
Views: 536

Re: Fringes of the map

Speaking of fringes I often wonder are there Djinn running around the middle east, and Oni in Japan. In other words is the rest of the world full of mythological creatures appropriate to their cultures?
by DrNO172000
Sat Jun 09, 2018 2:42 am
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Trample Example (Check Please)
Replies: 18
Views: 1478

Re: Trample Example (Check Please)

So he needs to have moved over his pace value before contacting anything to count as a swift trampler? Sweet. Just thought I'd clear that up in my head. We had a situation recently where a unit of 30mm stuff decided to flee from a 100mm monstrous cav trampler in an attempt to get away from them. In...
by DrNO172000
Sat Jun 09, 2018 2:37 am
Forum: Darklands Lore
Topic: Fringes of the map
Replies: 13
Views: 536

Re: Fringes of the map

As I feared, fingers crossed that the time will come when those regions are ripe to be revealed. Concerning the slavs. I meant as the germanic peeoples are shapeshifters and the native ones on the British Isles have pacts with older entities like dragons and oghurs maybe the slavs would have someth...
by DrNO172000
Fri Jun 08, 2018 3:36 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Dive and slash
Replies: 6
Views: 256

Re: Dive and slash

Edit: misread what you wrote
by DrNO172000
Fri Jun 08, 2018 3:21 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Circling Units and Focus Range Spells
Replies: 28
Views: 626

Re: Circling Units and Focus Range Spells

Thanks Guys... Doesn't make Flying units that invincible after all.. On top of this, a lot of flyers have lower skill so that +1 to try and hit stuff can make it tough. Besides in my opinion diving and landing can more devasting at times, especially if the landing unit is on bigger bases it can rea...
by DrNO172000
Fri Jun 08, 2018 2:40 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Circling Units and Focus Range Spells
Replies: 28
Views: 626

Re: Circling Units and Focus Range Spells

What Jon meant was it's +1 ones all around.

+1 to reflex attack reaction against diving/swooping unit

+1 to shoot/invoke against circling unit

+1 to diving unit for slash/grab

+1 to swooping unit for slash/grab/invoke/shoot
by DrNO172000
Fri Jun 08, 2018 12:52 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Circling Units and Focus Range Spells
Replies: 28
Views: 626

Re: Circling Units and Focus Range Spells

Brightblade wrote:I take it that the Slashed unit cannot react attack as the flying unit has already soared back into the sky...


Any unit slashed/grabbed performs a reflex attack reaction. So every time a flyer dives or swoop to attack it's at a risk.
by DrNO172000
Wed Jun 06, 2018 5:50 pm
Forum: Darklands Lore
Topic: Kindred Motivations
Replies: 5
Views: 267

Re: Kindred Motivations

While the subject material takes place a bit later than Darklands Anders Winroth's The Age of Vikings is a great read. He argues that lack of opportunities in their native Scandinavia both social and economic led to Viking raids.
by DrNO172000
Wed Jun 06, 2018 3:25 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Trample Example (Check Please)
Replies: 18
Views: 1478

Re: Trample Example (Check Please)

Note Trample works a bit different, you do the Trample sequence against every unit you move through rather than just the move through rules. And I believe that every unit along the Trample Line and within Trample distance can declare a reaction (as well as must perform a reflex attack reaction, sinc...
by DrNO172000
Wed Jun 06, 2018 3:14 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Trample Example (Check Please)
Replies: 18
Views: 1478

Re: Trample Example (Check Please)

OK, but they REALLY should have done, right? I mean, that would have been the correct next thing to do wouldn't it? This also leads me to a question thats been baking my noodle... Say a unit is inbetween a target and its attacker (and the attackers move rate is enough to reach the target with or wi...
by DrNO172000
Tue Jun 05, 2018 12:44 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Initiative and Reform questions
Replies: 13
Views: 338

Re: Initiative and Reform questions

Yay I got it right! Hahaha, sometimes through the haze in my brain I'm able to interpret things as written!
by DrNO172000
Tue Jun 05, 2018 12:42 pm
Forum: Norse
Topic: Trolls Trolls Trolls
Replies: 14
Views: 526

Re: Trolls Trolls Trolls

Ahh okay I think I understand the host command So the general (knonugr) can take a host command which for me would just be the troll gothi, but could also include a hearthguard unit or host banner, And then also create a normal command under him which would include the twin cleaver trolls and grimt...
by DrNO172000
Mon Jun 04, 2018 5:05 pm
Forum: Norse
Topic: Trolls Trolls Trolls
Replies: 14
Views: 526

Re: Trolls Trolls Trolls

There is a gothi in the list :) Missed with the first glance, but I agree with you. It could be mustered as part of the host command? Also, can you actually muster gothi as an individual without a command? It doesn't have the Individual rule. It could not be mustered as an Individual as individual ...
by DrNO172000
Mon Jun 04, 2018 2:10 pm
Forum: Brythoniaid
Topic: 1.5k List Thoughts
Replies: 19
Views: 869

Re: 1.5k List Thoughts

Unfortunately the guy I made this list for did not wish to get the Wocors. I tried to talk him into it but he simply didn't like the way they looked. I had not thought of the problem with Frenzied units, I don't field them much and don't face them much, I'll be sure to pass that on to him though. Th...
by DrNO172000
Mon Jun 04, 2018 1:41 pm
Forum: Work in Progress
Topic: Madmartigan´s Jutes WIP
Replies: 6
Views: 265

Re: Madmartigan´s Jutes WIP

That is amazing!
by DrNO172000
Mon Jun 04, 2018 1:35 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Initiative and Reform questions
Replies: 13
Views: 338

Re: Initiative and Reform questions

The initiative answer... now this seems to make a rule about initiative re-rolls hazy. Don't the rules say initiative re-rolls can be made by the general who did NOT GAIN the initiative on the previous hour. If, during standard play, BOTH generals ALWAYS gain the inititiative at some point during E...
by DrNO172000
Mon Jun 04, 2018 1:29 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Engagement query
Replies: 15
Views: 362

Re: Engagement query

@Darkgeoff No problem it was my pleasure. You are right though about blood token removal being the only portion of the Attack results step being applied. However, remember that the damage step occurs before the results step, so you still cause damage from Reflex Attacks. @Jonathon That is right, I h...
by DrNO172000
Mon Jun 04, 2018 2:56 am
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Roar usable once or multiple times?
Replies: 2
Views: 142

Roar usable once or multiple times?

On pg 123 under 4.2.3.2.5 "Multiple Command Actions" it states "Some command actions, however, can only be performed once per activation, such as the Roar action" However, on pg 307 under 6.65 Roar is listed as an effortless action and is not listed as having a single use. Is thi...
by DrNO172000
Mon Jun 04, 2018 2:50 am
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Initiative and Reform questions
Replies: 13
Views: 338

Re: Initiative and Reform questions

I'm not sure a Reform is effortless or not, there is a discrepancy in the rules on this one. Pg 141 Reform is listed under Vigorous actions and Wearying actions. Under the actual action itself, it does list it as an effortless action though. So that will need errata. Based on how the action is writt...
by DrNO172000
Sun Jun 03, 2018 8:33 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Engagement query
Replies: 15
Views: 362

Re: Engagement query

Ok a couple of things here, First, if Annik has joined a unit she is no longer a separate unit. She, in fact, becomes the unit's leader. Pg 293/6.58.4 Joined Units "Joined units, however, they are formed, activate as a single unit and perform actions and reactions as if they are a single unit.....
by DrNO172000
Wed May 30, 2018 2:53 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Thrown Warrior Template
Replies: 7
Views: 267

Re: Thrown Warrior Template

apologies Rob I meant I was after the dead warrior crush template. Hadn’t realised there were tokens! I just use the pig crush template, since that seems the closest thing. Not necessarily as what I take from Rob you will have a bigger template for the bigger warriors Have you seen the size of that...
by DrNO172000
Wed May 30, 2018 1:58 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Thrown Warrior Template
Replies: 7
Views: 267

Re: Thrown Warrior Template

Jonathon Chester wrote:apologies Rob I meant I was after the dead warrior crush template. Hadn’t realised there were tokens!


I just use the pig crush template, since that seems the closest thing.
by DrNO172000
Wed May 30, 2018 1:32 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Weather Changing Invocations
Replies: 3
Views: 140

Re: Weather Changing Invocations

Question 1: the whole battlefield, there is only one weather for the battlefield at any one time. Question 2: I believe you need to roll a 5+ on one of the invoke dice but without my book, I couldn’t reference for you. For number 2 it really depends on what the mark must be, both of the Fomoraic sp...
by DrNO172000
Wed May 30, 2018 1:08 pm
Forum: Darklands Kickstarter Projects
Topic: Sávrar - Allies of the Atalantians perhaps...
Replies: 3
Views: 179

Re: Sávrar - Allies of the Atalantians perhaps...

There is a Savrar of Ilios entry in the Atlantians muster!
by DrNO172000
Mon May 21, 2018 5:39 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Swooping/diving and grabbing gigantic units.
Replies: 16
Views: 508

Re: Swooping/diving and grabbing gigantic units.

Well when it says up to it actually means less than (so 80mm bases can't lift 80mm bases but then can lift 60mm bases). Looking at the muster sheets though - a gunnhrafn (80mm birdman) costs about 15 points more than a sronax tain (60mm character model). If he were able to soar and grab any model t...
by DrNO172000
Mon May 21, 2018 5:33 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Parry Modifier renders 30mm Infantry Redundant
Replies: 16
Views: 503

Re: Parry Modifier renders 30mm Infantry Redundant

Looking in the rule book I've not seen anything that says that. I might be missing it but the rules on page 161 right side under "Engage into Arcs..." states Engaging warriors may only Engage Move into the enemy warrior's arc of sight the majority of their base lay within when the Engaging...
by DrNO172000
Mon May 21, 2018 1:10 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Parry Modifier renders 30mm Infantry Redundant
Replies: 16
Views: 503

Re: Parry Modifier renders 30mm Infantry Redundant

This is just my experience, but I've found units of 10 which is often the bare minimum, just don't cut it vs bigger beasties. But 15 to 20 I've seen bring them down sometimes easily. Especially if you charge them with so many guys you're forced to start moving into rear arcs.
by DrNO172000
Sun May 20, 2018 11:18 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Parry Modifier renders 30mm Infantry Redundant
Replies: 16
Views: 503

Re: Parry Modifier renders 30mm Infantry Redundant

None of that, by the way, takes into account the exploding 9s.
by DrNO172000
Sun May 20, 2018 11:00 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Parry Modifier renders 30mm Infantry Redundant
Replies: 16
Views: 503

Re: Parry Modifier renders 30mm Infantry Redundant

Lighting Bolt ignores armour and Rob stated in a previous question I asked him that if you can't use the shield to add to armour you don't get the other benefits. Look under the thread "Under Strength and other questions". The implication here is that lighting bolt also would ignore even s...
by DrNO172000
Sun May 20, 2018 4:53 pm
Forum: Brythoniaid
Topic: 1.5k List Thoughts
Replies: 19
Views: 869

Re: 1.5k List Thoughts

Course that's all theory mongering and I'm not the one that's gotta pull it off lol!
by DrNO172000
Sun May 20, 2018 8:30 am
Forum: Brythoniaid
Topic: 1.5k List Thoughts
Replies: 19
Views: 869

Re: 1.5k List Thoughts

Well first of all that's 1500 points so that'd be played on a 6x4. Secondly why would you put them in one long line? You have Los through warriors in your own unit. No need to string them out in a single line or even have them all 4" apart just need them spaced where you intend to charge. Reali...
by DrNO172000
Sun May 20, 2018 5:34 am
Forum: Brythoniaid
Topic: 1.5k List Thoughts
Replies: 19
Views: 869

Re: 1.5k List Thoughts

I would have thought the General would have needed a Mainstay unit of his own.. Negative a General does not have to muster a command at all Muster Rules 1.1.3 "The general may muster a command of his own - that he directly commands and must join on the battlefield, thus called the general's co...
by DrNO172000
Sun May 20, 2018 5:00 am
Forum: Brythoniaid
Topic: 1.5k List Thoughts
Replies: 19
Views: 869

Re: 1.5k List Thoughts

An Abad, especially as a commander, is a frightening thing to see on the battlefield. Between the prayers, the fearlessness (of the unit they join too), the hate of all things, not a man, and the 3 retribution channel dice that has a huge 10" range, they are a utility powerhouse. Here is a Bryt...
by DrNO172000
Sun May 20, 2018 4:36 am
Forum: Jutes
Topic: 1500 Wiht army
Replies: 2
Views: 159

Re: 1500 Wiht army

I'm afraid that won't work like you want. In order for the Thains Ancestral Blood rule to work they have to be the general or a commander, in other words, they cannot be mustered as individuals. "If a Thain is mustered as the host's general or as a commander, one Wiht Thain included in his host...

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