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In the finals of the Warmachine Weekend 2018 Champs, Jaden got to try playing into Siege 2 once more, this time dropping Morvahna 1 and all the Ravagers.
In the semi-finals of Warmachine Weekend champs, Jaden gets to play the Circle Civil War of Morvahna 1 into Krueger 2 on Recon II!
For Round 3 of Champions at WMW 2018, Jaden plays Morvahna 1 in Dev Host against Lylyth 1 in Oracles of Annihilation!
Round 2 of Warmachine Weekend Champs saw Jaden drop Krueger 2 into Siege 2 on Invasion!
Round one of WMW champs has Jaden dropping Krueger 2 into Stryker 2 on Mirage!
In the finals of Jeffcon, Jaden breaks out the Kaya 3 Good Bois list to take on Helynna with TWO hyperions!
For round 4 of Jeffcon, Krueger 2 takes on the High Reclaimer double Judicator list!
It’s round 3 of Jeffcon here, and this time it’s Krueger 2 vs. Skarre 1!
Round 2 of Jeffcon sees Krueger 2 take on Issyria in Legions of Dawn.
It’s been a while! Jaden went to a local Iron Gauntlet Qualifier and has five battle reports for you coming down the pipe! In the first one, Krueger 2 takes on Stryker 3!
My first event taking out the new Exemplar Interdiction pieces! With a mass of Judicators and weapon masters, Menites bring the pain in this event report for the Gate City Brawl!
Feora has been tasked with cleansing the area of heathenous Farrow beasts, lead by the great Midas. To this end she has brought along two great names of the Protectorate, the young Initiate Tristan Durant, and a man of middle age oddly resembling the recently deceased Hierarch… the flow of time in Immoren is convoluted, it seems, with heroes fading in and out…
The swamps are perilous, even more so when the ferocious gatormen are on the prowl. The High Exemplar himself, Kreoss, takes to the field to stamp down the menace of Jaga-Jaga and her heretical magics… but many armed creatures come to her beck and call, and threaten to tear down the faithful. Can Kreoss take down the might Death Charmer herself?
The vile Gators are encroaching on the Protectorate’s territory, and Severius himself takes the Faithful Masses out to combat the vicious zombified army of Maelok the Dreadbound!
A rare occasion indeed, Jaden and Chandler get to sit down and knock out a real life game of Warmachine! Jaden already posted his point of view of the whole escapade, but how is it from the point of view of the REAL good guys?
The LoS crew recently hit up the Las Vegas Open! The first of a set of articles detailing Chandler's lists and rounds going through the Masters Heat 1 and Masters Finals. This shows the lists used for Masters Heat 1 and a description of the first round, keep an eye out for the follow up articles for the rounds after this!
Remember that list Chandler is so hyped about? Well SURPRISE! Jaden gets to write about it first ;) Come watch Thyra and Dreamer get into the most epic cat fight over Dartan Vilmon that the Iron Kingdoms has ever seen....
On to the second round of this three round steamroller, Thyra faces the forces of Cryx, with Iron Lich Asphyxious himself leading the Satyxis to battle against Thyra's Faithful Masses. The Masses must steel themselves against the violent horde of Satyxis running them down!
Recently hit a local steamroller in a meta I didn't know was absolutely Cygnar-ridden. In the first round, Thyra faces off against Captain Jeremiah Kraye and his hit squad of elite Trenchers. Can the Flame of Sorrow defeat the boys in blue?
The second round of the Vancouver Team Tournament and the four huge bases take on a fellow Troll caster - Kolgrima!
Alright, the first publicized battle report with Operation: Huge Bases is live. Please give this a read and put your thoughts down, I’d love to hear them!
The finals of the Seattle Open is Kolgrima vs. Ossrum!
In the Semi-Finals of the Seattle Open, there’s a Trollbloods civil war with Borka 2 taking on Madrak 1!
Round four of Seattle Open and Jaden gets his rematch with Borka 2 into Slayer Spam under Asphyxious 3!
For round 3 of Seattle Open, Jaden played Kolgrima into Skarre 1!
Round 2 of the Seattle Open has Jaden taking Borka 2 into Rahn!
For round 1 of the Seattle Open, Jaden takes Borka 2 into Butcher 3 piloted by Ryan!
Jaden’s pre-tournament thoughts and lists for Seattle Open!
Sea Kings and Templars and Zealots, oh my! Jaden and Chandler play the final game of Warmachine of Jaden's single life in an epic throwdown between the virtuous Hunter Grim Angus and the....also virtuous (which is rare for Protectorate) Anson Durst!
In part 2 of our positioning guide series, we talk about how to quickly position for troopers against blast damage with a handy widget, and talk a bit about how to approach enemy sprays.
In part 1 of a series on positioning in Warmachine, Chandler details the very basic premises of infantry screening, how to position, what basic things to account for, and how facing applies to a screen. This will be a baby steps series in which we build on basic foundations to learn more about the extremely complex concept of positioning in Warmachine and Hordes.
The World Team Championship is a huge endeavor every year, and the faithful of Menoth are there to represent! What does the Protectorate look like this year at the WTC, and how wrong will everything I say turn out to be once dice hit the table?
Bret was kind enough to write out some thoughts on playstyle and list composition for the most Metal Warlock unit in existence - Barnabas, Lord of Blood!
Charles was gracious enough to write a second article for the Wiki page!
A breakdown of the four huge base list that Jaden recently took to the Lock and Load 2018 Masters!
The first of our Warmachine University articles, Charles Soong was kind enough to give his thoughts on building a good list pairing in Mercenaries!
We’re up to 2 months of meditation, stress coaching, techniques on how to analyze threats, and how you test lists, and even win games. Now its time for me to put the list where my mouth is!
Jaden takes a stab at discussing one of the core strategic ideas in any wargame - controlling the center of the table.
You’ve got this great tech, it looks like it’ll take down half the field, you’ve played it a few times, it works, you have a really good feeling about this list, but now you need to go to a tournament this Saturday… what’re you going to pair with your new baby?
In the first part of a ten? fifteen? twenty? part series, Jaden begins taking you through the hobbying side of wargaming, starting at the very beginning with model assembly. He’s got some awesome info for beginning hobbyists and a few tricks vets might like as well - enjoy!
If you’ve ever been frustrated in your painting with hand cramps or pain in the hand holding your model, it might be time to invest in a good model holder for you to paint with. Many of these guys are expensive, clocking in at $20+ each, but this innovative little gadget can cost you pennies per use. Come check out this super fast, super cheap DIY project that will change the way you paint forever!
A reader request turned into a full blown article, Jaden goes through a quick tutorial on making Red Glow and Black Obsidian!
After a few requests on his process for painting the planks on the Hooch Hauler, Jaden sat down and took some pics, wrote some thoughts, and brought you a step by step of his method!
Jaden breaks the current LoS picture count record as he details a painting method he's fallen in love with over the last few months - Sketch Style! He'll take you step by step through the process from priming to finished product. Come have a look!
Jaden goes over his take on Bruised and Necrotic flesh, applicable to Grymkin, Skorne, Cryx, and other gross looking models.
Jaden goes over his process for making fire bases - it's quick, easy, and looks pretty great on the table (If he does say so himself).
I get asked about my Judicator quite a bit, and luckily back when I originally worked on him I took a good handful of pictures so I thought I would just go over exactly how I got him built up.