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Fantasy Fisticuffs #17: Don’t Fear the Reaper… (Tool-box Armies in AoS)

While the world has gone a bit odd, there is no better time to enjoy the happy distraction of planning a new army. Maybe a “Tool-Box” is the right army for you? (more…)

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Fantasy Fisticuffs #16: Shoot That Poison Arrow (Shooting Armies in AoS)

For players who want to remove their opponent’s models from across the table, shooting-centric armies can be a siren song, but how do these armies fare competitively? (more…)

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Fantasy Fightclub: Ninja, Ninja (w)Rap (Infiltrators in Conquest)

With the most recent releases for Para Bellum’s Conquest, has the first over-powered unit revealed itself, or is it still the up-and-coming competitive fantasy darling? (more…)

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Fantasy Fisticuffs #15: I Put a Spell on You (Casting-Heavy Armies in AoS)

Having looked at horde and elite armies in competitive AoS, our Gaze (of Nagash) next falls to armies that build around a mastery of magic in their pursuit of wins. (more…)

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Fantasy Fisticuffs #14: Be Elite, Be the Elite (Low-model armies in AoS)

Last week we talked about the first archetype of AoS list-building hordes, but what happens at the other end of the spectrum?  (more…)

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Fantasy Fightclub: I Think I’m a Clone Now (Force-Grown Drones in Conquest)

With more and more games under my belt, I want to start talking about Conquest tactics with a discussion on its most mild-mannered unit, the Spire’s Force-Grown Drones. (more…)

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Fantasy Fisticuffs #13: Crowd Control to Major Tom (AoS Hordes)

A maturing competitive scene for Age of Sigmar means that we are learning more about broad styles of approaching the game.  Is a horde army right for you? (more…)

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Fantasy Fightclub: A Deeper Look at Conquest

Taking elements of the last thirty years of tabletop gaming, and mixing them with a fresh coat of paint, Conquest: The Last Argument of Kings is poised to be one of our hobbies next big games.  Let’s take a look at it in a little more depth. (more…)

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Fantasy Fisticuffs #12: We Can’t Be Heroes

With competitive AoS on the rise, what happens when units are unavailable?  What is the message to the community at large? Let’s discuss. (more…)

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Fantasy Fisticuffs #11: Turn and Face the Strange, Ch-ch-ch Changehost

While many of the recent competitive AoS events were revelatory in terms of what much-hyped armies failed to make their mark, the story of other events was all about what can happen when powerful interactions slip through the cracks. (more…)

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