Dark Mechanicum Part 9 – London Heresy 2017

The London Heresy consisted of a two day / 5 game narrative Horus Heresy event run alongside the London Warhammer 40k Grand Tournament.

My final list in the end consisted of my Dark Mechanicum/House Atrax themed Questoris Knight’s list. I won’t go through the minutiae of the list, but to give a broad brushstrokes idea: Continue reading

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Dark Mechanicum Part 8 – Counting Down to London Heresy

So close to the finish now – just the last few transfers, some weathering and a matt varnish:
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Warhammer 40k 8th Edition Count Down: Touching up my Blight Bringer Plague Marines

The drip feed of a pending release of 8th Edition WH40k and prospect of a new Nurgle Chaos Marine release has got me excited enough to dust of and touch up some old favourites: The Blight Bringer Warband.
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Dark Mechanicum Part 7 – Cyclothrathe Mechanicum – Atrapos & Warden

I am rapidly running out of time to finish my army in time for London Heresy next month, but the end is in sight at least!
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Heresy @ HATE: Doomsday campaign – Part 2

I managed to get in my second campaign game last night – a quick 1000pt skirmish versus Loyalist Raven Guard: Continue reading

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The Chapel Project – Part 10 – Inquisitor Kallidon Fell Background

Kallidon Fell was orphaned at a young age, his parents having died in military service and so he was raised within the Schola Progenium of San Leor.

A physically able student equally skilled in bolter and blade, he would have been destined to join the ranks of the Tempestus Scions, had he not come to the attention of Inquisitor Salvator Moncada due to his equally keen mind and fervent belief in the Imperial Creed. Moncada recruited him to his retinue and Fell quickly rose from humble Acolyte to the rank of Interrogator and then finally Inquisitor of Ordo Hereticus. Continue reading

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Heresy @ HATE: Doomsday campaign – Part 1

The London based, Hackney Area Tabletop Enthusiasts (HATE) Club are dedicated to gaming in many forms, tabletop war gaming (primarily Warhammer and Warhammer 40,000), board games, roleplaying games and collectible card games.

Fragmonkey has organised a Horus Heresy 30k narrative escalation campaign to encourage people to get their armies painted (search for ‘Heresy @ HATE: Doomsday campaign’ on Facebook). All in there are 32 players in all, with a mix of Heresy veterans and newbies covering the full range of Legions, Mechanicum, Militia and Talons of the Emperor.

I managed to get in my first game last night – a simply 900pt skirmish versus Loyalist Dusk Raiders: Continue reading

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