Tyranids vs Ravenwing 1750 BAO Match

Video Battle Report

Video Battle Report

Reecius knocks the dust off his bugs and gets a game in after some time away from playing due to the store being so busy. He faces Captn Dees who is considering running his Biker army as Ravenwing!


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The fearless leader of the intrepid group of gamers gone retailers at Frontline Gaming!

12 Responses to “Tyranids vs Ravenwing 1750 BAO Match”

  1. dr.insanotron January 24, 2013 9:35 pm #

    His army looks a lot like MikhailLenin’s army

    • Reecius January 25, 2013 10:39 am #

      I think that may have been the inspiration for his army.

  2. Tangentical January 25, 2013 5:36 am #

    If/when I build a Ravenwing I’m going for a squadron of 5 speeders with two hvy bolters each. Decent value and hard kill point to give up (10 hull points) for 30 st 5 shots. Tasty.

    • Reecius January 25, 2013 10:38 am #

      I love Typhoons myself, they are just insane good.

  3. Corbeau January 25, 2013 7:45 am #

    How can the second attack bike charge from outflank? special DA rule?

    • Reecius January 25, 2013 10:38 am #

      It can’t, we just goofed.

      • Captn Dees January 25, 2013 12:03 pm #

        Yep, we certainly missed a few things this game. At that point we were in the ‘how could this game possibly get turned around at all” mode.

        Some games just go so sideways in the first turns you questions whether to go on or not… but we gave it the old college try!

  4. D-ManA January 25, 2013 10:10 am #

    Correcting me if I’m wrong but I thought you couldn’t assault when coming in from reserves? Just wondering because he assaulted with his attack bike after coming in from reserves.

    • Reecius January 25, 2013 10:38 am #

      You are correct, we just goofed. Haven’t played in a while.

  5. winterman January 26, 2013 12:30 pm #

    Dakka fexes were workhorses for me at TSHFT. I think people disregard units that are overpriced rather then give them a chance. Its not like tyranids can’t makeup the points by taking undercosted stuff elsewhere.

    • Defeatmyarmy January 26, 2013 5:53 pm #

      Iirc dakkafexes did really good at the bao with a shooty army. Think he won all but last 2 games. With a lot of str 6+ ap4 could be useful since wounded on 3+ instead of 2+. You might be on to something…

    • Reecius January 27, 2013 1:58 pm #

      They perform quite well for me as well, I am contemplating putting 1 or 2 in my list, too.

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