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Fantasy Fisticuffs #38: Do We Even Want Balance?

Building off of last week’s discussion, we ask the question, “How much balance is a good thing?” (more…)

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Fantasy Fisticuffs #37: Musing on Balancing Games

Something a little different this week as we discuss how games outside of tournaments get played, by competitive gamers. (more…)

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Fantasy Fisticuffs #36: General’s Handbook 2020

With a new General’s Handbook and FAQs come a chance at a new competitive scene.  Let’s discuss what is on offer. (more…)

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Fantasy Fisticuffs #35: Over and Under (Legions of Nagash)

A former meta-king, finds itself becoming a finesse-needing contender.  What units still do work, and which deserve their eternal slumber. (more…)

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Fantasy Fisticuffs #34: Over and Under (Lumineth)

Something new, returning High-Elves, or a bit of both, this new AoS army is bringing some dangerous changes to competitive Age of Sigmar. (more…)

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Fantasy Fisticuffs #33: Over and Under (Beasts of Chaos)

Sometimes you’re up for a challenge, and sometimes the challenge just beats you.  This week I try to see if I can do absolutely anything with Beasts of Chaos. I am a glutton for punishment.  Trying really hard to find, through real experience, the most over and under performing units in every army has been […]

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Fantasy Fisticuffs #32: Over and Under (Idoneth Deepkin)

While the sea-weed may indeed always be greener in someone else’s lake, you would be making a mistake to think Deepkin don’t have a couple tricks up their sleeves. What works about these fishy fellows, and what just stinks. (more…)

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Fantasy Fisticuffs #31: Over and Under (Seraphon)

Dread it, run from it, the dinosaurs are still coming for your meta. What are the stars and weakspots on this wildly diverse book. (more…)

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Fantasy Fisticuffs #30: Over and Under (Kharadron Overlords)

Going out of my comfort zone, I spent two weeks with a loaner army, attempting to figure them out.  Here are my thoughts on what was best and worst from our time together. (more…)

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Fantasy Fisticuffs #29: Over and Under (Fyreslayers)

The Flamin’ Hot flavored Dwarves continue to do well competitively, but lets see if any surprises remain to be had in the Fyreslayer Battletome. (more…)

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