The Ninth Realm #52 Slayers By the Score

Ninth Realm Episode 52 “Slayers By the Score”

Intro and topic:  Hello all and welcome to the 52nd episode of the 9th realm, an Age of Sigmar podcast.  Brought to you by Frontline Gaming where you can get all your gaming goodies every day at a discount.

 

Our topic this week “Fyreslayers” With a new Allegiance abilities, new points, and a box on the way!

 

New Releases: What does this picture mean.  The symbols tell all?

New Rumor mill photo:

Walk about the Realms:

Big Thank You! to everyone who came out to the Dicehammer SoCal GT!

 

Main topic: One of the previews of The Generals Handbook 2017 was lower points for Fyre Slayers making them an effectively a horde army.  Vulkite Berzerkers, Hearthguard Berzerkers, and Auric Hearthguard have each been lowered by 20 points.  Heros are all 20 to 60 points cheaper!

Scott – Allegiance: Order

 

Heroes

Auric Runeson on Magmadroth (240)

– General

– Ancestral War-axe

Auric Runesmiter (80)

– Runic Iron

 

Units

30 x Vulkite Berzerkers (360) – War-Pick & Slingshields

30 x Vulkite Berzerkers (360) – Paired Handaxes

30 x Vulkite Berzerkers (360) – Paired Handaxes

15 x Hearthguard Berzerkers (240) – Broadaxes

10 x Auric Hearthguard (160)

10 x Auric Hearthguard (160)

 

Battalions

Warrior Kinband (40)                    Total: 2000/ 2000

Heroes: 2/6  Battlelines: 6 (3+) Behemoths: 1/4 Artillery: 0/4

 

 

ITC Championship Rankings

https://www.frontlinegaming.org/2017-aos-itc-rankings/

 

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4 Responses to “The Ninth Realm #52 Slayers By the Score”

  1. Chris July 14, 2017 6:07 am #

    I have played just a few fyreslayer games with the old points so far but man those vulkites with shields can stick around. I have a 25 man unit with shields and I keep the Battlesmith nearby. In my first fame they held against 10 brutes and 6 gore gruntas. They ended up killing most of them but it took the ironjawz 4 rounds to kill 6 models. In the second game it was against a megaboss and 9 brutes and it still took 2 rounds to kill 6 dwarves. The Runemaster with the volcanos call is good for making your opponent avoid large central prices of terrain. I can’t wait to get the next 60 vulkites I need though. And with the getting started box ill probably end up with 6 more magmadroths too!

    • Reecius
      Reecius July 14, 2017 12:53 pm #

      Yeah, right?! Your army will get so much bigger, lol.

  2. Requizen
    Requizen July 14, 2017 6:35 am #

    Can’t wait for GHB2017 to hit, really looking forward to the point changes. I think those + Allegiance Abilities will really shake up what armies you see on the tables, pushing people to try out older armies as well as the shiny new ones.

    • Reecius
      Reecius July 14, 2017 12:53 pm #

      Yeah, I can’t wait to get it! Stoked to see the new rules and points.

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