Steel Brain: Literally. The Necrons Edition.

Steel Brain: Literally. The Necrons Edition.

Minis by Jayne Whittaker Today we release the Necrons opus at long last! With a shining legion of new models and plenty of flashy new rules to sink our metal teeth into, this is a super exciting time for skirmish Necrons. If we could feel. Which we don’t remember if we can or not. Let’s look at two different warband builds through the cold metallic lens of having fun gaming!  #1 – The Proclaimers First I thought of a Royal…

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Angles of Death: Daemonkin of Malal

Angles of Death: Daemonkin of Malal

Since the ongoing pandemic is still rampant (at least here in Italy) and we can’t get some games in, I decided to start a small series of articles providing a small knowledge base for people who want to hop in Heralds of Ruin with a new faction. Today for you I have an oddball Opus, showing the staggering amount of variety we can get with some dedicated fans and writers. It’s still in a beta stage, but we can get…

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Power From Paint: New Necron Metal

Power From Paint: New Necron Metal

Power From Paint: New Necron Metal!   Over the weekend, we got some exciting news of a new edition of Warhammer 40,000! It came alongside a whole load of new Necron models in a very cool new colour scheme, and I wanted to try and replicate the look as quickly as possible. This post will really just focus on the worn-down coppery metal of the body. It makes use of the self-highlighting and transparent nature of Contrast paint, to produce…

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Markerlight #3: Alex’s Genestealer Cult

Markerlight #3: Alex’s Genestealer Cult

Markerlight #3: Alex’s Genestealer Cult Prepare for the uprising, players. We’re communing with the Hive Mind via Alex, aka thatsafistin on Instagram. Praise! This grimy, subterranean mob of mining aliens is the latest incarnation of a Herald with, like plenty of us, a new-found excess of hobby time. If you head back to the start of @thatsafistin you’ll find a lot less grit and dirt, and instead the shiny yellow of the glorious VII legion reinforcing some sweet ruined industrial…

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Tournament Report: The Second Terran Classic

Tournament Report: The Second Terran Classic

++ Inhuman howls ring through the underhive as humanity’s defenders hunt its own mutant aberrants. Eldritch rituals commence, runes are cast and balefire roars. In the shadows beneath Terra’s deepest underhives, a deadly enemy mobilises. Devices of untold power wait to be discovered, harnessed… unleashed. To the victor, the victory. Nothing more, and nothing less. The time is nigh, and Winter will take its tithe…++ Heralds, this has been a long time coming. We hosted the second Terran Classic at…

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Steel Brain vol 1: Team Building – Weaknesses And Why They Don’t Matter

Steel Brain vol 1: Team Building – Weaknesses And Why They Don’t Matter

Good evening players, and welcome to the beginning of the end…of summer. Getting ready for cosy days indoors, painting miniatures and obliterating your foes? Today we’re looking at building your team, and why you shouldn’t worry about what it can’t do, but instead should focus on what it can do better.

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