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by Rob Lane
Fri Sep 13, 2019 10:46 am
Forum: Work in Progress
Topic: 2019 - One hundred minis challenge
Replies: 103
Views: 4676

Re: 2019 - One hundred minis challenge

Looking very cool Jon!

Cheers
Rob
by Rob Lane
Thu Sep 12, 2019 5:00 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Summoned creatures, orders and states
Replies: 8
Views: 109

Re: Summoned creatures, orders and states

Correct, frenzied units are subject to the compulsory orders rule.

Cheers
Rob
by Rob Lane
Thu Sep 12, 2019 5:00 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Flanking orders
Replies: 5
Views: 59

Re: Flanking orders

Question on Binding; If two Maximum unit size warriors of the same warrior type Bind Together can they still act as one unit as they now break the Maximum size rule for that Warrior Unit Class.. So say I had 2 groups of 3 Guthwulfs, their maximum size is 3, but could they Bind together on the Battl...
by Rob Lane
Thu Sep 12, 2019 9:24 am
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Flanking orders
Replies: 5
Views: 59

Re: Flanking orders

Excellent, thanks, Rob. So, as I understand it, I'm OK to position an entire command as flanking where that command has: Commander (flanking) joined to unit (flanking) non-flanking unit bound to another non-flanking unit This is just what I want to hear. Correct. I also believe that a general can n...
by Rob Lane
Thu Sep 12, 2019 8:55 am
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Flanking orders
Replies: 5
Views: 59

Re: Flanking orders

I may be imagining this, since I can't find it now, but I think I remember reading in the rulebook at some point that a command could be placed flanking if the commander and the majority of the units has the flanker ability. That's right, see p95, under 3.6.2.3: FLANK UNITS. Assuming that's right, ...
by Rob Lane
Thu Sep 12, 2019 8:48 am
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Summoned creatures, orders and states
Replies: 8
Views: 109

Re: Summoned creatures, orders and states

demyse wrote:ah, so my 'keep wizards on hold' aint gonna work for a load of fiends...


I guess not, unless your general is nearby so he can change orders...

Cheers
Rob
by Rob Lane
Wed Sep 11, 2019 8:52 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Summoned creatures, orders and states
Replies: 8
Views: 109

Re: Summoned creatures, orders and states

demyse wrote:Ok, and what orders are they on?


Oh yes, sorry. Whatever orders their commander is; so whatever orders the wizard creating them is under.

Cheers
Rob
by Rob Lane
Wed Sep 11, 2019 6:01 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Summoned creatures, orders and states
Replies: 8
Views: 109

Re: Summoned creatures, orders and states

Lively. I do need to add this into any animation invocations, if they're not already there.

Cheers
Rob
by Rob Lane
Wed Sep 11, 2019 12:49 pm
Forum: Darklands Lore
Topic: Albainn Cemetery
Replies: 2
Views: 62

Albainn Cemetery

For all you Albainn players...

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland- ... s-49661125

Cheers
Rob
by Rob Lane
Tue Sep 10, 2019 9:11 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Questions about norse - new kindred, same numpty
Replies: 5
Views: 147

Re: Questions about norse - new kindred, same numpty

Text violation? The brutality of the man!?! That's reminded me of something I needed to ask. When a model, who is in base to base contact with other models, uses a grab soar weapon and successfully grab soars, can the unit they were attacking reflex attack them? I'm assuming they can as its a speci...
by Rob Lane
Fri Sep 06, 2019 2:34 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Acuity Upgrades
Replies: 6
Views: 90

Re: Acuity Upgrades

It's actually a good question, I'm not sure I've ever specifically said anywhere that's what happens. (But yes, you can't stack acuity upgrades).

This is why we all need Scott!

Cheers
Rob
by Rob Lane
Fri Sep 06, 2019 11:00 am
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Atalantes: Athority test for the Force action
Replies: 15
Views: 172

Re: Atalantes: Athority test for the Force action

It's 2nd edition - so not yet publicly available. Scott was naughty for raising it here...

Cheers
Rob
by Rob Lane
Thu Sep 05, 2019 1:15 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Atalantes: Athority test for the Force action
Replies: 15
Views: 172

Re: Atalantes: Athority test for the Force action

Well, now the issue is can the Tekhnomantis use the Strategos' AUTH if it's in range? EDIT: I quite like that the test is performed with Tekhnomantis now, it's still risky but initially a 66% chance of succeeding is good enough that I'm willing to take the risk. No, I've made sure it's only his AUT...
by Rob Lane
Thu Sep 05, 2019 12:50 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Atalantes: Athority test for the Force action
Replies: 15
Views: 172

Re: Atalantes: Athority test for the Force action

Yeah, I could see it was becoming an issue.

Cheers
Rob
by Rob Lane
Wed Sep 04, 2019 10:16 am
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Questions about norse - new kindred, same numpty
Replies: 5
Views: 147

Re: Questions about norse - new kindred, same numpty

I think I edited your post rather than quoted it Hugh... apologies...

Cheers
Rob
by Rob Lane
Wed Sep 04, 2019 10:16 am
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Quick shot and strike
Replies: 2
Views: 74

Re: Quick shot and strike

What Jon said.

Cheers
Rob
by Rob Lane
Wed Sep 04, 2019 10:15 am
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Run and Shoot action
Replies: 12
Views: 185

Re: Run and Shoot action

It would be split into Walk and Shoot or Run and Shoot; so it would be +1 and +2 to the shoot value.

Walk and Shoot means you can move 2", shoot, move 3", Run and Shoot move 6", shoot, move 4" (both for a PACE 5 warrior).

Cheers
Rob
by Rob Lane
Fri Aug 30, 2019 10:13 am
Forum: Scenery
Topic: Bases, what are your plans?
Replies: 8
Views: 1891

Re: Bases, what are your plans?

Ranaglan started it...

Cheers
Rob
by Rob Lane
Fri Aug 30, 2019 9:30 am
Forum: Scenery
Topic: Bases, what are your plans?
Replies: 8
Views: 1891

Re: Bases, what are your plans?

I love showing off my miniatures on scenic bases, I have used lots of different manufactures in the past to tie the bases in with the models eg Secret weapons Creeping infection for my Death Guard/Nurge Daemon armies and Fantascapes Gothic Ruins for my Grey Knights.... The issue I have is what do I...
by Rob Lane
Fri Aug 30, 2019 9:07 am
Forum: Darklands Events
Topic: Darklands Weekend
Replies: 50
Views: 564

Re: Darklands Weekend

Scott is now Dayle's dad, as Scott's with Dayle's new mum, as Jo (who is with Dayle) is Scott's bird's daughter.

Andy is the unpaid court jester.

Cheers
Rob
by Rob Lane
Tue Aug 27, 2019 10:16 am
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Kindred Musters Update - 1st October 2018
Replies: 29
Views: 3820

Re: Kindred Musters Update - 1st October 2018

antoine wrote:Hi,
the Byzantii Muster states that Skorpio is on 60mm bases. I thought it was supposed to be smaller than an Onager, and the same size than the megakontabolos, 40mm. Is that a mistake?


Until I make the miniature, it's not a mistake...

Cheers
Rob
by Rob Lane
Tue Aug 27, 2019 10:15 am
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Run and Shoot action
Replies: 12
Views: 185

Re: Run and Shoot action

No you can't, but it's something I could introduce.

Cheers
Rob
by Rob Lane
Thu Aug 22, 2019 8:55 pm
Forum: Darklands Lore
Topic: Ask Me Questions!
Replies: 63
Views: 4523

Re: Ask Me Questions!

Grizzle wrote:Oh yeah, Rob...what is an under-goblin?


'Tis just a word they use to describe them - just like the Angles would use elves to describe spirits, etc.

Don't get excited - there's no goblins in this game. The word still exists though, in its original meaning. Orc too.

Cheers
Rob
by Rob Lane
Thu Aug 22, 2019 8:53 pm
Forum: Darklands Lore
Topic: Ask Me Questions!
Replies: 63
Views: 4523

Re: Ask Me Questions!

Icchan wrote:https://mierce-miniatures.com/index.php?act=pro&pre=mrm_dkl_jut_wht_inf_203_000
Aelgar is a wihtgar herald and he chooses to play the horn. How?
Can humans even hear the sound?


No, but his mates can, and that's the point.

Remember...

WIZARDS DID IT

Cheers
Rob
by Rob Lane
Thu Aug 22, 2019 11:00 am
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Casting beneficial spells on allies
Replies: 1
Views: 68

Re: Casting beneficial spells on allies

demyse wrote:Is this something that can be done?

For example if I have a Vras force, with Ysian allies, could I cast 'hurry hurry' on an ally unit of axe drunes, as it only specifies friendly unit?


Yes, if it doesn't specify a non-Allied friendly unit, you can cast it on anything in your host.

Cheers
Rob
by Rob Lane
Thu Aug 22, 2019 10:31 am
Forum: Darklands Lore
Topic: Ask Me Questions!
Replies: 63
Views: 4523

Re: Ask Me Questions!

Hey Rob, I've thought of a lore question that may well have been asked many times before, but it's concerning the Terror of Fortriu. Now here is the text from the website: " The cold mountains of Fortriu, in the far north where ice and snow hold sway, was the domain of a horror that none dare ...
by Rob Lane
Tue Aug 20, 2019 12:50 pm
Forum: Other Topics
Topic: Compel and Influence - An Unofficial Darklands and Mierce Miniatures podcast
Replies: 56
Views: 7563

Re: Compel and Influence - An Unofficial Darklands and Mierce Miniatures podcast

demyse wrote:now now, all opinions are valid


Some opinions are more valid than others, of course... ;)

Cheers
Rob
by Rob Lane
Tue Aug 20, 2019 11:18 am
Forum: Darklands Events
Topic: Darklands League
Replies: 23
Views: 335

Re: Darklands League

Well if you have any questions, please ask!

Cheers
Rob
by Rob Lane
Tue Aug 20, 2019 11:04 am
Forum: Other Topics
Topic: Compel and Influence - An Unofficial Darklands and Mierce Miniatures podcast
Replies: 56
Views: 7563

Re: Compel and Influence - An Unofficial Darklands and Mierce Miniatures podcast

Well I liked it Paul, don't listen to Scott, he's just jealous of your hair.

I especially enjoyed the pronunciations ;) ;)

Cheers
Rob
by Rob Lane
Tue Aug 20, 2019 11:03 am
Forum: Darklands Events
Topic: Darklands League
Replies: 23
Views: 335

Re: Darklands League

Good luck Ronnie...! Who's your opponent?

Cheers
Rob
by Rob Lane
Tue Aug 20, 2019 8:51 am
Forum: Work in Progress
Topic: 2019 - One hundred minis challenge
Replies: 103
Views: 4676

Re: 2019 - One hundred minis challenge

That looks ace Grizz!!

Cheers
Rob
by Rob Lane
Mon Aug 19, 2019 9:49 am
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Questions about norse - new kindred, same numpty
Replies: 5
Views: 147

Re: Questions about norse - new kindred, same numpty

First question: battle blinder the gythja appears to have her own version of this spell that is significantly different in its effect and also in its cost to that mentioned in the norse spell list. Is this intended or is this an error? The spell sheet records this as making a unit unsighted 1"...
by Rob Lane
Mon Aug 19, 2019 8:39 am
Forum: Work in Progress
Topic: 2019 - One hundred minis challenge
Replies: 103
Views: 4676

Re: 2019 - One hundred minis challenge

Damn, sorry Icchan... What Icchan said...

Cheers
Rob
by Rob Lane
Mon Aug 19, 2019 8:38 am
Forum: Work in Progress
Topic: 2019 - One hundred minis challenge
Replies: 103
Views: 4676

Re: 2019 - One hundred minis challenge

Brightblade wrote:Image

EDIT: Nope doesnt like me... :cry:


That's linking a page, not the image. You need to do this:

[IMAGE CODE]https://i.imgur.com/TyvjiuS.jpg[/IMAGE CODE]


So:

Image

Cheers
Rob
by Rob Lane
Thu Aug 15, 2019 2:06 pm
Forum: Painting and Modelling
Topic: Painted Armies
Replies: 19
Views: 467

Re: Painted Armies

Will do mates

Cheers
Rob
by Rob Lane
Wed Aug 14, 2019 7:23 pm
Forum: Battle Reports
Topic: Tonight, Byzantii v Khthones
Replies: 12
Views: 369

Re: Tonight, Byzantii v Khthones

Glad you liked it Andy!

If there's more interest I'll do more battle reports.

Cheers
Rob
by Rob Lane
Wed Aug 14, 2019 11:08 am
Forum: Battle Reports
Topic: Tonight, Byzantii v Khthones
Replies: 12
Views: 369

Re: Tonight, Byzantii v Khthones

Right then! Been a while since I've done this so excuse me... and my photographs. We used a few proxies on both sides so please excuse that too! Jon was the Defender and Rob was the Attacker; Rob added a patch of rocky ground and Jon swapped a hill for a field. HOUR 1 Jon took the initiative and imm...
by Rob Lane
Wed Aug 14, 2019 9:49 am
Forum: Battle Reports
Topic: Tonight, Byzantii v Khthones
Replies: 12
Views: 369

Re: Tonight, Byzantii v Khthones

Right! I will be updating this shortly, with pics and everything.

Cheers
Rob
by Rob Lane
Wed Aug 14, 2019 9:49 am
Forum: Darklands Lore
Topic: Ask Me Questions!
Replies: 63
Views: 4523

Re: Ask Me Questions!

There may well be some more, yes...

Cheers
Rob
by Rob Lane
Tue Aug 13, 2019 1:18 pm
Forum: Darklands Lore
Topic: Ask Me Questions!
Replies: 63
Views: 4523

Re: Ask Me Questions!

demyse wrote:what happened to conjunct 1-9,11 and 12?


They got deaded.

Cheers
Rob
by Rob Lane
Tue Aug 13, 2019 10:53 am
Forum: Battle Reports
Topic: Tonight, Byzantii v Khthones
Replies: 12
Views: 369

Tonight, Byzantii v Khthones

Right, I'm travelling down to Jon Chester's tonight and I'll try and do some kind of battle report. Been ages since I've done one. My list: KHTHONES General: Sávrarchon 16 Sávrar -> 3x Sávrakar Krokod Host's Command: Sávrargós with Bleed Sávrarch -> Ikon Warrior Sávrarch - Ákontion 10x Sávrakontar 5...
by Rob Lane
Tue Aug 13, 2019 10:41 am
Forum: Painting and Modelling
Topic: Painted Armies
Replies: 19
Views: 467

Re: Painted Armies

Brightblade wrote:You'd better send me another 10 Tuanagh then so I can get them painted... ;)


I will if you order and pay for them!

Cheers
Rob
by Rob Lane
Tue Aug 13, 2019 8:54 am
Forum: Painting and Modelling
Topic: Painted Armies
Replies: 19
Views: 467

Re: Painted Armies

Brightblade wrote:Ive got 15 painted Sling throwers and 10 unpainted Tunagh Axemen..


Get some more Tuanagh mate, then you can have a proper unit...

Cheers
Rob
by Rob Lane
Tue Aug 13, 2019 8:30 am
Forum: Painting and Modelling
Topic: Painted Armies
Replies: 19
Views: 467

Re: Painted Armies

Brightblade wrote:I'm happy to do Erainn or Fomoraic, or both, I already have them all painted and ready to be photographed, and you know me I'm not short on a few words...lol


Let's go with your Érainn dude, as long as you put some infantry in there!

Cheers
Rob
by Rob Lane
Tue Aug 13, 2019 8:29 am
Forum: Painting and Modelling
Topic: Painted Armies
Replies: 19
Views: 467

Re: Painted Armies

Tim's changed to Norse, so the Albainn are open...

Cheers
Rob
by Rob Lane
Sat Aug 10, 2019 12:05 pm
Forum: Painting and Modelling
Topic: Painted Armies
Replies: 19
Views: 467

Re: Painted Armies

Nice one Jon.

Something I forgot to add:

I'll need a few words from you as to why you love Darklands, why you chose your kindred and why you chose your colour scheme, plus anything else you might want to throw in there!

Not now, when the time comes.

Cheers
Rob
by Rob Lane
Sat Aug 10, 2019 9:27 am
Forum: Painting and Modelling
Topic: Painted Armies
Replies: 19
Views: 467

Re: Painted Armies

demyse wrote:Will work out points over the weekend but put me down for a tentative demi centric byzantii force

Unless I can make a legal force of vras....


Cool, okay... maybe both!?!?

Cheers
Rob
by Rob Lane
Fri Aug 09, 2019 7:09 pm
Forum: Painting and Modelling
Topic: Painted Armies
Replies: 19
Views: 467

Painted Armies

Everyone, At some point over the next few months I am getting the second edition Darklands / Savage Hordes books ready for publication. One of the cool things I'd like to do is get hosts that are already out there and painted nicely by you lot into the book, featuring the person that painted / uses ...
by Rob Lane
Wed Aug 07, 2019 1:47 pm
Forum: Darklands Events
Topic: Darklands Weekend
Replies: 50
Views: 564

Re: Darklands Weekend

I'm up for it, definitely... any time is good for me really. Advance notice is all that is required!

Cheers
Rob

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