Last weekend I attended the inaugural Shadespire Event at Rebel Base Gaming, with the new shiny OP Kit in use! I REALLY WANT A GLASS TROPHY! We had to submit our deck lists a week before the event and I thought I’d try something a little bit different, whilst still being objective focussed I thought I’d see how it went removing some of the ‘auto-include’ … Continue reading Rebel Base Gaming – Event Review
Just thought I’d drop a quick note to let you know which events I’m attending this and next weekend – hopefully I’ll see some of you there, and for those who can’t attend I’ll be writing a short update of how I got on & how I feel about the changes to my Skaven Deck. I was originally going to be attending Adepticon & taking … Continue reading Upcoming Events!
This is a follow-on article to How to Deploy Skaven I’ve been playing Skaven since their release last month and have had a good string of success with them. Placing 1st, 2nd, 2nd at a local events and 10th at the March Grand Clash. In all my games I’ve always found myself making the same few starting moves regardless of opponent, and then I have … Continue reading How to Play Turn One
In my previous article I was asked by a reader “How do you deploy the Skaven Warband and Objectives?” and it got my brain whirring. In all my games with Skaven I’ve only ever used one board facing and regardless of which way it is flipped I’ve never felt on the back-foot – unlike slower warbands which can have a bad Turn 1 due to … Continue reading How to Deploy Skaven
This weekend I attended two events, the first at my LGS Element Games and the second at JustPlay Games in Liverpool. In both events I managed to place Second Overall which was fantastic but being so close to gold both times has spurred me on to continue with Skaven and keep honing my deck. I’m getting close readers. I can feel it in my bones. … Continue reading Always the Bridesmaid…
If you read my previous blog post about how I got on at the recent Warhammer World Grand Clash then you’ll know I favoured an Objective focused Skaven deck but had some flex slots that I felt could be improved upon. I’m heading to two local scrambles this weekend and will be putting my reworked deck through it’s paces. After the two events this weekend I’ll … Continue reading Skaven Deck Re-worked
Are you attending a Grand Clash? Want to win the delicious swag? Nothing can replace practice, but these 5 Tips will improve your play! Jamie’s Top 5 Tips When Playing Shadespire Ask yourself “How am I scoring Glory this turn?” – Don’t be tempted to go and hit someone just because you can. You have 12 activations in which to score Glory. Make every single … Continue reading Top 5 Tips for Competitive Play