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July 2011

Editorial: White Dwarf, or Not, Your Option

Brent 5 Minute Read Jul 18

Picture this – and try to keep up, because seriously, it’s a super-difficult, super-complex idea and I just don’t want to lose you.  Ready?  Here goes… why oh why am I buying White Dwarf? At this point, I’m wondering how many of you are thinking, “What’s he talking about?  I stopped buying ages ago.”  Or […]

Wargames Gallery 7-18-11


“Sarge, I don’t thinking charging is a good idea…”Cowardly Battle Brother quote-a-thon – GO! Enjoy. If you have an awesome wargames shot you think would make a great BoLS pic of the day, email us. We love spectacle and characterful shots so lets see what you budding photographers can do! Warhammer 40k, Fantasy, Warmachine/Hordes, Mantic & Flames […]

REVIEW: Blood Reaver, by Aaron Dembski-Bowden

Guest Columnist 3 Minute Read Jul 18

The Night Lords return for more blood-soaked, carnage-fueled hi-jinks in Aaron Dembski-Bowden’s latest novel from the Black Library. Have you ever read a story and thought, “Wow, I wish the bad guys would win?” Have you ever wondered what life would be like in an Astartes Traitor Legion? Do you like your gore, cannibalism and […]

Warmachine: Lord Exhumator Scaverous

Ben Williams 6 Minute Read Jul 18

This June saw the release of 5 new warcasters for Warmachine including, of course, the newest agent of the Nightmare Empire. Cryx players should be quite pleased with their new acquisition. Lord Exhumator Scaverous is a real beast with an extremely competitive bag of tricks. He has a spell list that’s every bit as impressive […]

Spacecurves’ War Games Con Report

Guest Columnist 3 Minute Read Jul 18

I’m back in Boston and mostly recovered from War Games Con this past weekend.  Just like last year, the convention was a great weekend full of intense games of the highest caliber, Texas BBQ, and drinks with friends.  I played in the mirror match and the 40k grand tournament.  In the mirror match on Friday […]

Goatboy’s 40k Thoughts – Thinking About Ard Boyz

Thomas / Goatboy 3 Minute Read Jul 17

Goatboy here again – loathing the name of that tournament so much, but still thinking about Ard Boyz. Really I hope the guys who came up with it at GW laugh all the time at that name. I know I would. I’m still thinking about it this year because I actually get a chance to […]

Wargames Gallery 7-17-11


pic submitted by Jeremy brunner Re-roll, or target removed from play? Enjoy. If you have an awesome wargames shot you think would make a great BoLS pic of the day, email us. We love spectacle and characterful shots so lets see what you budding photographers can do! Warhammer 40k, Fantasy, Warmachine/Hordes, Mantic & Flames of War […]

Heroes Of Armageddon Charity Project: Time Is Running Out!


Just a reminder to all you hobby fanatics out there that would like to see some ultra-cool armies while helping out your fellow human beings, the Heroes Of Armageddon Charity Project benefiting Doctors Without Borders ends shortly. Please visit the project website for full details, to bid on the auctioned armies, to contribute or to […]

Privateer Press Weekly Roundup – 7/17/2011


 Master Ascetic Naaresh – Skorne Another week and two new unveilings from Privateer, including one nasty piece of work from Skorne (what else would you expect)? Redeemer (Plastic)- Menoth Who doesn’t like a Skorne guy with this flavor text: A warrior-philosopher who seeks enlightenment through his own extreme suffering… Before each engagement he submits to […]

Outside the Box 07-17-11

Tabletop Fix 3 Minute Read Jul 17

  Hello again, this time I will focus on just four companies: Wyrd Miniatures, Warlord Games, Corvus Belli (Infinity) and Spartan Games. But no worries – You won’t be disappointed! Warlord Games Warlord Games added some reinforcements to their Bolt Action Soviet range in form of an Anti Tank Team (including the infamous Tankhunter dog) […]

EDITORIAL: In Defense of Codex Creep

Larry Vela 3 Minute Read Jul 16

I’ve been thinking about the con results, what people brought, and how they did.  I’ve come to the conclusion codex creep is real – and good. Now before you break out the pitchforks, hear me out.  I think codex creep is not only real, but its good.  First off, put yourself in the shoes of any […]

Wargames Gallery 7-16-11


“I love the smell of napalm – it smells like…victory” Air cav movie quote-a-thon – go! Enjoy. If you have an awesome wargames shot you think would make a great BoLS pic of the day, email us. We love spectacle and characterful shots so lets see what you budding photographers can do! Warhammer 40k, Fantasy, […]