Warhammer 40k Battle Report: Dark Angels vs Adeptus Mechanicus

In this Warhammer 40k Battle Report we see the new Adeptus Mechanicus vs The Dark Angels.

 

 

In this epic new codex battle report  Steve will be showing off the new 9th edition codex for the Adeptus Mechanicus. We will go through the army, its rules, Stratagems and abilities.

Joe will be running the resilient Dark angels, Deathwing and Ravenwing mix. Will the admech have the damage output to deal with all that transhuman physiology. 

For this Warhammer 40k 9th edition battle report we will be using 2000 point strike force armies along with the missions from Games Workshop Grand Tournament 2020 mission pack.

The mission for this battle report is Scorched Earth.

A 6 objective Mission, with a Hold 1, Hold 2 stipulation.

 

In this Warhammer 40,000 battle report we talk through the Adepta Sororitas army and the secondary objectives that work well for them.

We also go through the Dark Angels army list and their new secondary objectives. ...

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New Drukhari Warhammer 40k Codex - Tactics, Strategies and Top Combos

In this episode of the Competitive Warhammer 40k Podcast we cover everything you need to know about the new Drukhari Codex. 

We cover the different ways to build a Drukhari army list, some of the top units, characters, abilities and stratagems. 

If you are a Drukhari player then you will love this episode as there is so much to be excited about in regards to this awesome new codex as this episode will give you loads to consider. 

If you are thinking about playing Drukhari then this episode will help break down and distill the codex so you know exactly where to start. 

If you don’t play Drukhari then this episode will also help you understand what it is you need to look out for when playing them

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New ways to play Orks in Warhammer 40k 9th edition

Wondering how you can make an army do well but without following the crowd, doing what everyone else does and just copying the top meta lists?

In this show, new VT coach Aaron takes us through his approach to the game and how he has developed a super strong Warhammer 40k Ork list (see on the VT blog page) to succeed in 9th edition. 

Aaron covers some absolute gem units in the Ork codex and how he ius using them to score well on both the primary and the secondary.

 

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Tell the listeners a bit about your journey towards becoming a coach…

My story starts really at the beginning of this year. I had made the decision to make a big effort and travel around the country to really hit the competitive scene hard this year.

I signed up for the London Grand Tournament, Bristol Grand Tournament and a few other RTTs. The first of those was a 3 round RTT at the Hampshire Hammerers club.

It was my first large ITC...

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Top 3 Strats for Each Faction

Top 3 Strats for Each Faction

On this week's show of the Competitive Warhammer 40K Podcast brought to you by Vanguard Tactics.

Stephen Box, Joe Coles and Jack Downing talk about the top 3 most useful stratagems for each faction that you need to be aware of when playing in the world of competitive 40k.

With this podcast episode and last weeks we give you a baseline knowledge of each faction. 

If you want to keep on top of Warhammer 40,000 9th Edition competitive play, then check out this podcast.

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Top Units For Each Faction

Top Units For Each Faction.

On this week's show of the Competitive Warhammer 40K Podcast brought to you by Vanguard Tactics.

Stephen Box, Joe Coles and Jake Harding talk about the top 3 must have units for each faction. We divided all the factions in the game between us. Then we each selected a HQ Unit, Troops choice and the best must have unit it include in your competitive lists, when creating an army. 

If you want to keep on top of Warhammer 40,000 9th Edition competitive play, then check out this podcast.

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Space Wolves Codex Review: Everything You Need To Know

On this week's show of the Competitive Warhammer 40K Podcast brought to you by Vanguard Tactics,

Jack Downing and Myself (Stephen Box) talk about the new Space Wolves Codex Supplement and what it means for Warhammer 9th edition. We talk new units, new rules, combos and strategies. 

If you want to keep on top of Warhammer 40,000 9th Edition competitive play, then check out this podcast.

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The VT Academy takes you through everything you need to know about 40k, from how to write the optimal army list for your faction, to advance tactics on the tabletop and our step by step process to prepare for you a tournament. The VT Academy will not only help...

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Deathwatch Space Marines Codex Review

On this week's show of the Competitive Warhammer 40K Podcast brought to you by Vanguard Tactics,

Jack Downing and Myself (Stephen Box) talk about all thing Deathwatch with the release of their new Warhammer 9th edition Space Marine codex supplement. We talk new units, new rules, combos and strategies. 

If you want to keep on top of Warhammer 40,000 9th Edition competitive play, then check out this podcast.

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Cheating, Fair Play And Sportsmanship

Cheating, Fair Play And Sportsmanship

On this week's show of the Competitive Warhammer 40K Podcast brought to you by Vanguard Tactics,

Jack Downing, Ben Jones and Myself (Stephen Box) talk about cheating, fair play and sportsmanship in the world of  competitive Warhammer 40k.

Wether the cheating be intentional or a genuine mistake. This podcast will talk about how to deal with it at the tabletop and make sure both players still have a good game.

 

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How To Play And Beat Dark Angels

How To Play And Beat Dark Angels

 On this week's show of the Competitive Warhammer 40K Podcast brought to you by Vanguard Tactics,

Jack Downing and Myself (Stephen Box) talk about all thing Dark Angels with the release of their new Warhammer 9th edition Space Marine codex alongside the Dark Angels Index Supplement. We talk new units, new rules, combos, whats good, bad and needs fixing. 

We also talk about Steves success of being selected for the top 18 applicants for Team England, to hopefully make the final 8 and play for the country at the WTC next year in Austria. 

If you want to keep on top of Warhammer 40,000 9th Edition competitive play, then check out this podcast.

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Warhammer 40k Battle Report: Death Guard vs Orks

GAME 4 ON THE VANGUARD TACTICS LIVE STREAM
 
In the 4th game on the live stream today we have Francis Parker Running the Death Guard vs Jack Down running the Orks.
 
FRANCIS PARKER
++ Battalion Detachment (Chaos - Death Guard) ++
 
Plague Company: Mortarion's Chosen Sons
 
+ HQ +
Daemon Prince of Nurgle [195pts]
Powers: Blades of Putrefaction,
Warlord: Arch-Contaminator
. Hellforged sword, Wings
 
Daemon Prince of Nurgle [195pts]
. Powers: Miasma of Pestilence,
. Hellforged sword, Wings
 
+ Troops +
Plague Marines [342pts]
. Plague Champion: Boltgun, Plague knife
. 18x Plague Marine w/ boltgun: Blight Grenades, Boltgun, Plague knife
 
Plague Marines [162pts]
. Plague Champion: Boltgun, Plague knife
. 8x Plague Marine w/ boltgun: Blight Grenades, Boltgun, Plague knife
 
Plague Marines [90pts]
. Plague Champion: Boltgun, Plague knife
. 4x Plague Marine w/ boltgun: Blight Grenades,...
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