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December 2011

Wargames Gallery 12-31-11


I can smell the feathers from here… Caption contest 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 of War shots […]

BattleTech 101: The Bare Necessities


Hey, y’all, Voices here with another gem for thought on BattleTech. Since we’ve been doing mostly product reviews, I thought a series of articles for the absolute beginner might be nice. At least, I hope that the prior articles have inspired some of you who’ve never played to give it a go… Previously, we’ve covered […]

EDITORIAL: If I Were GW Ceo -Part 1


Uh-Oh! Duke’s been trying on his business analyst hat.  His first test subject – Games Workshop… Lord of the BoLS Lounge Duke wants you to help him out with his breakdown of the basics of Games Workshop as a business.  Help a Duke out! Games Workshop SWOT Analysis Duke’s Inferno ~So, what’s your thoughts on […]

Wargames Gallery 12-30-11


It’s gonna get kinky! Caption contest 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 of War shots are welcome.

Warhammer Ogres: ‘Allo Beasties!


Brent:  Greetings, Mob!  I know you’re itching to use your torches and pitchforks… and while I hate to disappointment you, the article I’m dropping for your viewing pleasure isn’t actually mine.Disappointing, I know!   Still, in the spirit of community I occasionally set aside bandwidth for irregular authors to share their fare on this, the […]

NEWS: Gamesday 2012 Miniature (Pics)


Sometimes the Gamesday miniatures is really something special.  Enjoy: via warseer’s ZAlpha  So, anyone remember this piece of art from the cover of Warhammer 40,000 2nd Edition? It looks like John Blanche is getting a nice homage miniature.  I kind of like this one – Ahh, maybe he’s carrying a virus grenade on that batman […]

40K EDITORIAL: How to Fix Codex Orks


by Paintraina With 6th edition fast approaching and Necrons recently updated, Orks are starting to show their age. I firmly believe that with the right unit comp, Orks can still be a competitive force. The problem arises in that many of the options in the Ork codex are rarely if ever used, which is never […]

Wargames Gallery 12-29-11


NERD-FIGHT!!! Caption contest 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 of War shots are welcome.

HOBBY: Islands in 30 Minutes


So you need some islands and don’t know where to start.  Lets get you up and running in under 30 minutes. Islands – from Dystopian Wars, to Uncharted Seas, Dreadfleet and maybe even just a cool water themed board – you need em.  Islands are tricky based on your gaming needs.  You need to take […]

40K RUMORS: Tau Upgrades


So, here’s the latest word on the rumored upcoming Codex: Tau Empire They say the Tau are ever expanding their empire with not only new member races, but steadily updating and improving their equipment.  Lets get to it: -Demiurg Units ~plural-New Vespid unit and a new weapon for the wasp-men.-New FireWarrior heavy weapons – expect […]

40K REVIEW: IA 11: The Doom of Mymeara


The Eldar are under the spotlight in Forgeworld’s latest campaign book. Lets take a look. review by DrLove42 Part One: THE FLUFF spoiler free (mostly) DoM is a story of a massive craftworld and corair invasion on the desolate ice world of Betalis III, seemingly for no reason. The Eldar launch a huge assault on […]