Part of why I haven’t been blogging much as of late is because I haven’t been playing 40k. I’ve still been playing games, but for some reason I choose not to blog about board games for the most part. If I had to answer why that is, I think it’s to give me a break. Blogging can be a chore, so I try to keep it to a relevant minimum.
Well, in an effort to get back on the wagon, I scheduled an impromptu game over Memorial Day weekend in the hopes of inspiring myself to play. Mitch showed up with his “as few models as possible” list and we threw down.
Mitchell’s Daemons of Nurgle:
- Daemon Prince of Nurgle w/ Wings
- 3x Nurglings
- Fast Atttack:
- 1x Foetid Bloat-Drone
- 1x Myphitic Blight-Hauler
- Lord of War:
In fairness, he asked if I minded him using Mortarion in a game. I’d never faced him, but had read up on him. I don’t want to face him in any size game, let alone a small game, but the worst that could happen is I’d lose, so why not? It also helps me make an informed decision on a unit’s power level to see it in action, rather than just doing theory-hammer.
The rest of his list I’d seen in practice as well, some on an actual game table. Continue reading