BoLS Network
Article Categories

Loading Posts...


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.

Battle Report: The Bloody Plains of Adel IV

As I was noodling around with my latest 2000pt Eldar list this week, word came through the grapevine that a gauntlet had been thrown down. This week’s gamenight had been declared a 3000pt per player Imperium vs Chaos Apocalypse grudge match. From the moment word came down, the Fly Lords each turned inwards and began […]

NEWS: Space Marine Spearhead Up for Order

Today GW put up the Space Marine Spearhead up for advance order. This would seem to be the earliest way to get your hands on the new codex as well as the new minis. Space Marine Spearhead “This box set contains: one 144-page Codex: Space Marines, one multi-part plastic Drop Pod, three multi-part plastic Scout […]

Friday Odds and Ends

Hi guys, We have had a dearth of news this week. It would seem we are in a bit of the doldrums as GW shifts over the Fantasy Dark Elves release window. Here a few little things we have going on. ApocalypseYesterday we had a great 50,000pt Apocalypse Imperial vs Chaos down here in Austin […]

NEWS: Codex Space Marine Dates

I thought you all would want to see these images that drifted our way through the tubes. It looks we have a solid date for Codex Space Marines now doesn’t it. Tick, tock, tick tock… ~T-minus less than 2 months and counting… I can’t wait for my Land Raider Redeemer, its killing me.

BoLS Polls: Battlefield Reports Edition

Hi guys, On this slow Thursday, lets turn the mike over to you, our trusty readers. 5th has now been out for long enough for all of us to get our feet wet. For months everyone had every kind of crazy prediction as to what the new ruleset would being and now here we are. […]

TUTORIAL: Designing a Mini-dex

Today I have something a little different. We here at BoLS really enjoy working our little creative brains to churn out our little mini-dexes and campaign books for you guys. To this day, our number one mail request is for a brief rundown of how we make these. So hey, this is your lucky day. […]

NEWS: AdeptiCon 2009 Dates and Location

AdeptiCon News AdeptiCon will return April 3 – 5, 2009 for its seventh year of Games Workshop miniature wargaming madness. Mark your calendars, put in for the time off work, and start making your travel plans, because AdeptiCon just keeps getting bigger and better! This year we will be moving to the Westin Lombard Yorktown […]

RUMORS: Codex Space Marines Odds and Ends

Hi guys. Here are a few more morsels from some agents in the know: Honour GuardHonour Guard (available to Chapter Master’s only) have artificer armour, bolters, bolt pistols, grenades, and power weapons. They can replace their power weapons with relic blades (S:6, two-handed power weapons) and also have various other options such as storm shields […]

PLAY-AID: Genestealer cult v2.0

Hi Everybody, As promised, with the advent of 5th Edition, the Fly Lords are working through our older publications and updating them for the new edition. First up is the Genestealer Cult. This new version 2.0 list is ready to go! Within this 22 page mini-dex you will find: Background Modeling section Army List 4 […]

PRODUCT REVIEW: Apocalypse Reload

Hi guys, This is the first of what will hopefully become a regular review column. I have recently finished reading my copy of Apocalypse Reload and wanted to go over it in detail with you guys who may be debating whether its worth your time. Basics88 PagesFull colorOversided format (same as the Apocalypse hardcover)SoftbackPrice: $25 […]

NEWS: Black Reach is in the Mail

Images brought to the community by tauonline’s: gareth Word on the street is that some lucky folks have already recieved copies of the Assualt on Black Reach boxed set. It looks like the advanced orders are in the mail. Here’s a look at the contents. ~That looks a mini-rulebook to me. Hey, look the red […]

Games: Death Guard vs Emperor’s Children

Hi guys, just a quick one for now, more coming tomorrow. Mkerr and I have been playing 5th a whole lot of late, but hadn’t had a good chance to go after each other. So tonight he brought his latest Emperor’s Children army up against my Death Guard Triple Vindy list. After playing this list […]