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The Old World Cometh Again !!! / Re: Tournament composition
« Last post by The Peacemaker on Today at 04:50:40 PM »
The more you comp, the better it is to just rewrite the rules entirely.
Indirect shooting is good.
Blast templates might scatter but they scatter into other units.
Mortar is cheaper.

Sounds like you guys play with low points so there isn't enough units on table to block line of sight or scatter into.
The Old World Cometh Again !!! / Re: Tournament composition
« Last post by Skyros on Today at 03:13:54 PM »
These particular comp rules seem pretty inoffensive, honestly, and wouldn't really negatively impact any empire list I'd consider running in any case.
To the Galaxy and Beyond / New GW Game Incoming ...
« Last post by GamesPoet on Today at 02:13:29 PM »
A new miniatures oriented game is incoming from GW ...

... it is called Darktide: The Miniatures Game ... and set in the 40K universe ...

The Old World Cometh Again !!! / Re: Getting started with TOW 1000pts
« Last post by Warlord on Today at 01:22:51 PM »
So with TOW, your hitty infantry (both halberds and greatswords) make sense to be wider than deep.
So consider making the halberds 7 wide - think a unit of 28.
Greatswords donít need to be 4 ranks deep, but 7 wide is still good for them too. Consider taking them as a unit of 14.

That should spare you some points for knights or outriders.

Make the crossbows a detachments so they can support stand and shoot if the situation comes up.
Make the archers scouts for some interesting deployment options.

Donít but a lance if you have a magic weapon. You have to use the magic weapon, so you are wasting points. Also, no shield? Consider Charmed Shield for a single use 5+ ward save.

Otherwise, this is a solid list IMO. Welcome, and Good luck!
The Old World Cometh Again !!! / Re: Tournament composition
« Last post by commandant on Today at 09:52:16 AM »
Likewise I do want to stress that I fully support organizers to do what they want but I also think that they need to worry less about being accused if bias. Its not like the blanket restrictions are protecting them fron the charge of bias.
The Old World Cometh Again !!! / Re: Tournament composition
« Last post by Dazgrim on Today at 09:45:00 AM »
But then you run the risk of being accused of biasing the game towards or away from a particular army.

But tournament organisers can and will put in the comp rules they think are fair - I can disagree and not go to future tournaments (assuming I find out they are on early enough) and deprive myself of an opportunity to play, or I can comply.

Australia doesn't have so many events that players can refuse to play without losing out.
They haven't said yet. IF its like the last big celebration Gotrek they did however, it will come with two bases. A "normal" gaming base, and that bigger display one. IF its the same.
Age of Sigmar / Re: Rumours and what's new to be expected of WAoS
« Last post by GamesPoet on April 22, 2024, 04:58:45 PM »
Yes, yes, definitely the reason they aren't showing up in full via The Old World, GW's current business structure doesn't allow for it.
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