Archive for September, 2010
Games Workshop’s moonscape pack is a pretty good value. For under $20 dollars and well under two hour’s time, you can have five nicely detailed 40k terrain craters. These craters are multi-functional. They can be used in Planetstrike to reflect the pre-game bombardments and fires storms; and they can be used in any Warhammer 40k game to show where tanks or fortifications blew up. In game terms and subject to… Continue reading
The October White Dwarf is mostly focused on the High Elves release. Not so much 40k Terrain stuff, but it does have a fantastic write up on 40k Chaos Terrain for Cities of Death. Take a listen to this audio post. Didn’t get much interest last month; maybe this month will be better. I could set this to a video montage — maybe that would make it more tolerable!… Continue reading
Great post on Warhammer Fantasy Battle Reporter Forum. Some really nice terrain pieces by Dreamspirit shows how easy it is to take a Goth style structure and turn it into a 40k building. Add a few metal girders and braces, a few copper pipes, and maybe some wire and you’ve got some nice 40k Terrain.
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Great post on Imperator Dominatus on rules. Has some good 40k terrain tidbits we should all remember. Some examples:
- If the dice roll is too short, you don’t have to move models through difficult terrain.
- If a unit fires between terrain elements i.e two trees it gets a 4+ cover save. (Comment: This is subject to interpretation and agreement between the two players because of