Tag: Tactica

Principia Belicosa. Word Bearers Legion Tactica: Tactical Overview and special units.

“Speak the truth, even if your voice shakes”. Unattributed. In this Principia Belicosa, Jan Dewet gives an overview of the Legion and highlights special units that will shape your collection. Take it away Jan! Let’s start with the rules that shape the army. True Believers: This one of the more interesting base-line Legion rules, as…
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Principia Belicosa. Word Bearers Legion Tactica: Introduction.

Wise men have interpreted dreams, and the gods have laughed. H.P. Lovecraft We continue the Shadow Crusade with a full tactica of the prime instigators of the Heresy: The Word Bearers. Join Jan Dewet as he leads us down the road of damnation, and the ugly truth behind reality. To play the Word Bearers you…
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Principia Belicosa, World Eaters. Sample Army Lists.

Sample Army Lists Mid Heresy: Armoured Berserkers (3000 points Frontline mode) This is a variant of a list I usually run in 3k games in my local club where it has done pretty well. I have given up Surlak and Inductii in favour of transports and mobility, but you could swap out the assault marines…
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Principia Belicosa, World Eaters: Allies & Tactics.

“You served well, Gharte.” Khârn disengaged the seals at the warrior’s throat, lifting the helm clear. There wasn’t much left of the sergeant’s face. Something must have reflected in Khârn’s expression, for Gharte made his devastated face into something like a grin. “That bad, eh?” he asked. His gurgling laughter became another cough. Khârn’s reply…
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Principia Belicosa: World Eaters Special Characters

“What would you know of struggle, perfect son? When have you fought against the mutilation of your mind? When have you had to do anything other than tally compliance’s and polish your armor? The people of your world named you “Great One”. The people of mine called me slave.” Angron. Betrayer, Aaron Dembski Bowden. Angron…
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Principia Belicosa: World Eaters Special Units

Freedom is the only thing worth fighting for. That is why tyrants always fall. Lord of the Red Sands. Aaron Dembski Bowden Our intrepid chronicler of the dreaded XIIth Dan takes a look at the specialist units of the World Eaters and highlights the most common legion units you will see in a Warlord’s Horde!…
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Principia Belicosa. World Eaters 30K Tactica: Tactical Overview.

“Glory? Glory is for those too weak to find their inner strength, leaving them hollow parasites, feeding on the affection of even lesser men. Glory is for cowards, too afraid to let their names die.” Bucher’s Nails – Aaron Dembski Bowden. Part 2 of the multi-article treatise on the Word Eater Legions. This week Dan…
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Principia Belicosa.World Eaters 30K Tactica: Introduction.

In the first of our Principia Belicosa series of articles, we host guest writer Dan Palfrey to deliver his World Eater tactica. The aim of these articles to give an overview of Horus Heresy armies offer and hopefully introduce a new generation of players to my favourite system Games Workshop produce. Without further preamble, take…
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