Archive | September, 2011

The GT Tickets Are Now on Sale!

30 Sep

Just click on the 40KUK Grand Tournament link on the right of this page and follow the instructions for payment. All credit and debit cards are accepted.

Could you also supply name and email address of every player if you are buying multiple tickets.

We haven’t yet added it to the rulespack, but this is a very competitive tournament in an adult environment and we would look for young people to be 16 years of age minimum.

We hope to see you all on the day!

Episode 23 – An Eldar Promise

25 Sep

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Episode 22: The Match Live II

18 Sep

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Tayne’s Dark Angels: The Tournament (part 2)

16 Sep

 

The Games:

750 vs Grey Knights

First draw and my first thought is “typical”. My psychic defence arrives in the next list. Never mind, it’s 750, he can’t have that many powers, right?

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Tayne’s Dark Angels: The Tournament (part 1)

15 Sep

 

Well, the T-day arrived and has passed so it’s now time for me to share the juicy details. This first half will focus on the tournament’s structure and the lists I used for it, the second half will detail the games themselves (three of them, it was a one day event) and the overall result I achieved.

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Match Up Makes Winners – A Story of Meta-Lists by Dave Symcox

13 Sep

Is there such a thing as the perfect army list in a tournament?

Some would say of course, that certain codex’s are overpowered and you can sit deep down in your laboratory to create the perfect concoction of death that will beat all comers.

I on the other hand think differently: there is no such thing as the perfect army list – it is skill, luck and match ups over a six game tournament that determines a winner. You can indeed create a perfect army list to play a game against a specific opponent; however I wonder whether the tournament winner is the one that has predicted his most likely matches and tailored his list to suit that gamble.

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Episode 21: The Ribble Rumble

11 Sep


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