Bay Area Open 2017: The Ban

July 12, 2017 1

Hey all, Danny here to talk about a local, big (relatively) event that will happen soon, Bay Area Open 2017.  The big scuttlebutt is that for this event (not necessarily all ITC events), all 31 Power Level (PL) and above models will be banned.  So […]

8th edition: Who goes first?

July 5, 2017 1

Hey all, Danny here, and today I want to ruminate on one of the bigger brouhahas in the competitive scene: Do Tournament Organizers (TOs) run the game purely as it is, including the mechanic that the first person to finish deploying automatically chooses to go […]

8th Edition: Rules snafus

June 14, 2017 0

Hey all, Danny here as always, and today, with 8th edition only a scant few days away from official release, let’s look at some of the rules questions that have already sprang up.  Gamers gonna game, and if you remember one of my past articles, […]

How to build armies in 8th Edition

June 7, 2017 0

Hey all, Danny here to talk about how we are going to start putting our armies together in the brave new world of 8th edition.   So long formations, and technically, so long CAD as well. In 8th edition, in terms of Matched Play, Battle-Forged […]

8th Edition: The Floodgates

May 31, 2017 0

Hey everyone, Danny here as always, and let’s just jump into it, yah? Well, the floodgates opened, and if you know how to use Facebook or google, you can probably find scans of just about anything. For sure, we have a full scan of the […]

40K 8th Edition Q&A (The Revenge!)

May 18, 2017 2

Hello everyone, Danny here again with another recap of the 40k 8th edition Q&A, part 2.  If you want, check out our coverage of the first Q&A as well. This all went down at 9:30 AM PST on 5/18/2017 with head rules writer, Pete Foley. […]

The Primaris Marines: Some thoughts

May 17, 2017 1

Hello everyone, Danny here to talk about the newest kids on the block: The Primaris Marines (we call them Primmies ® here at TFG).  Should we get dirt in our hair? Let’s see!

8th Edition: The Shooting Phase

May 10, 2017 0

Hey everybody, Danny here to talk about the big changes to the shooting phase in the fabled 8th edition.  Me-sa think people gunna die?

Looking to 8th: The Assault Phase

May 3, 2017 3

Hey-Hey everybody, Danny here to theorize about what 8th edition will look like when we finally get into it in hopefully the next 6 weeks or so.  Don’t worry, I am not going to wax too poetic about how right we were. But we were.

Why We Were Right: Vehicles

April 26, 2017 0

Hey all, Danny here, and with the end of 7th edition confirmed and a new dawn on the horizon, all of my work on formations is for nothing! Nothing I say! Anyway, for now, I am going to detail all the ways that the crew […]

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