Sunday, December 14, 2014

Anyone Have A Can Opener? Tyranids and the Challenge of Killing Armour

The revival of the Tyranid version of the drop pod, the Tyrannocyte, has brought tears of joy to many a 'Nid player.  But why?  For me at least, it once more gives the Hive Mind a chance to kill enemy armour without resorting to a Flying Circus or marching Dakkafexes.  Let's take a look at how the 'Nids chances of killing those iron boxes has changed.

Friday, December 5, 2014

Get Your 40K Another Way - Warhammer 40K Armagenddon

In addition to my plastic crack habit, I am an avid board gamer and computer (not video) game player.  For the most part, I play Real Time Strategy (RTS) games like StarCraft and Tiberium Wars.  This week, though, let's take a look at GWs latest addition to the family, a Turn Based Strategy (TBS) game called Warhammer 40k Armageddon.