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Larry Vela

Dad, Gamer, Publisher. All games all the time since junior-high. I should go outside more... I started BoLS Interactive in 2006. I’m a tabletop gaming enthusiast, and internet publisher dedicated to entertaining and informing my readers every day. Before BoLS I was a software development director for over 12 years. I've been playing RPGs and Tabletop Games since the 1970s.

NEWS: Games Day Baltimore 2008

Picsbrought to the community by Bolter and Chainsword’s: Age quod agis Whew, what a day. It looks like Games Day: Baltimore has its own set of goodies to unleash in concert with the Design Studio Open Day. UPDATE: Ten more images added at the bottom from our own: Brassscorpion and Dakka Dakka’s dienekes96. Thanks a […]

NEWS: UK Design Studio Open Day

News and pics brought tothe community by warseer’s: Philbrad and Art is Resistance Hi guys, It likes like things are hopping in Nottingham. the Design Studio Open Day is opening our eyes to several upcoming releases. Tim Deakin, Rick Priestley, Andy Hoare, and Alessio gave the presentation. Here is what we know 40K “Mighty Empires”Confirmed […]

FLY WIRE: Armored Company Feedback

Mkerr’s at it again… As I’m mired in myriad details of the upcoming campaign book, he’s off in designer-land cooking up a new concept for a nice 5th Edition IG Armored Company list for us treadheads. Take a look at the top three armored company posts here and think them over. ~Let us know what […]

NEWS: Marine Scout Speeder Sighted

Here is a pic that has been floating around the tubes for a little while. Its only artwork, but sources say that it is in the new Space Marine codex, so a mini should be coming down the pipe at some point. ~Pretty neat, I’d reckon that can hold 5 scouts in it. What do […]

We’re on 40k Radio!

Hey everybody, Our good buddies Spencer and Philip over at 40k Radio but up an entire BoLS episode with your’s truly (bigred and mkerr). We talk about everything from the Age of Heresy book to our upcoming Macharian Crusade book, and everything in between. ~So head on over and check it out and let us […]

IG Regiment Challenge Voting ~ Round 1

Today is VOTING DAY! I would like to extend my sincere thanks to everyone who took the time to convert a mini, write some fluff and submit it to BoLS in such a short time. Congratulations to you all Now on to the voting. Listed below are the 30 Imperial Guard Regiments submitted for selection […]

Open Thread: The Future???

Some days there is just nothing going on… As our latest campaign book slides towards completion, thoughts turn inevitably towards the future. There are mini-dexes to update and re-address with 5th edition in mind, and a slew of new cool ideas I would like to explore. From my detailed “titan legions” ruleset to mkerrs “famous […]

SNEAK PEAK: Macharian Crusade and stuff…

Hi again guys. Two quick pieces of news then on to the fun stuff: 1) New GW FAQs for the Dark Angels and Orks are out. Go check em out. 2) Tomorrow is the deadline for the Macharian IG Regiment Competition, so get those submissions in!!! OK, on to the fun. Here is one of […]

Sleepy Sunday: Rumors and Stuff…

Rumors brought to the community by Warseer’s: Captain Ventris Hi Guys, A couple of things for you all this Sunday. RUMORED 2009 Schedule:First we hear that 2009 may be shaping up as follows: September-October 08: Space MarinesDecember-January 09: Space WolvesMarch-April 09: Imperial GuardJuly-August 09: Dark EldarNovember-December 09: Necrons The last two could get swapped as […]

RUMORS: Weekend Tidbits

Rumors brought to the community by the 40k Radio forums Space Marine Codex: Stand Alone 144pg Codex4 New Plastic Boxed Sets3 New Metal Boxed Sets4 BlistersSpearhead Built around Codex disciplines: Ultramarines, Crimson/Imperial Fists, White Scars, Raven Guard and Salamanders – and everyone else.Rewards 10-man Tactical squads as the core of the armyUnique Force Organization chart […]

TACTICA: 5th Edition Games – Retooling

So our LGS got in the 5th Edition preview copy and what a time we have had! As you can see from those pics, we’ve rolled out some of our favorite toys (included mkerr’s new Macharius Vulcan) and put the new rules through the ringer. Continuing on the heels of my earlier thread of 5th […]

SNEAK PEAK: Codex Space Marine Minis

Images brought to the community by Heresy-Online ~HOLY MOLY I’ll let the images speak for themselves. Land Raider Redeemer Drop Pod Scout Bikers Techmarine with Thunderfire CannonSternguard VeteransSternguard Veterans with Jump Packs Captain Sicarius Master Pedro CantorScout Sergeant Telion Sergeant Chronus ~Apparently on foot and in a vehicle…cool~I’m thinking that new Space marine codex is […]