|+++ Contact Initiated with the Traitors. Taking heavy fire. Send Reinforcements!|
+++ Tranmission Ends. Squad Unresponsive.
|My buddy Marky generously brought out his 4'x6' Zone Mortalis boards for us to battle over the|
|My troops look so nice and ready to deal out death and destruction. This was a pipe-dream unfortunately.|
|Who needs and army when two of these things can just wipe your opponents off the map?|
|Here I am marking my Contemptor with a damage die rather than just removing him like I would have |
to anyway when he was annihilated.
Our second game saw me tangling with the more cultured gentlemen of the Emperor's Children - this went slightly better as I got to shoot and fight somewhat more in this game. In the end, we lost the second game but it was much, much closer than the previous game.
|"Everyone can fit, Brothers! You! On the left! Snuggle in there trooper! In the next 10,000 years you'll look back at this as one of the least awkward things you've done!"|
|After being wiped out earlier in the game, my Sword Brethren rushed back onto the board and acquitted themselves much better the second time around.|
|The brave troops of the Iron Hands pour through the doorway. This area would become choked with the dead when the Iron Warriors advanced a Leviathan into the hall.|
It was a lot of fun, but I am looking to see how the game plays on a more open battlefield with less crazy rules. Zone Mortalis has given me some motivation to get the last of my Breachers done this week, though. They definitely would have come in handy the battle zone.