Tau stopped on drive to Malifax

Little news has been heard from the moon of Dar Sai (Sculptor System) since the fall of the port city of Aruna to Tau invaders on 3 571 740.M41. But, over the past two years, the xenos have been making a modest but methodical advance through the dense […]

Dark Mechanicum seizes Mechanicus vessel

“The path of the Omnissiah has left humanity dithering in the darkness, incapable of advancing on the paths of knowledge. Embracing the warp reveals technology that the primitives on Mars could never dream of wielding.“— Magos Caine of the Five-Fold Path, heretek of the Dark Mechanicum * * […]

Building ork huts with foam board

Although The Gaffer is our “ork guy,” I recently decided to build a few ork buildings for future skirmish games. Why not? My first decision was the aesthetic style I would use. I remember fondly the box-like ork buildings that appeared in White Dwarf  in its early years, […]

Crusade fleet routs Tau warships near Garrus Colony

“You have learned a great deal about tactics, maneuver, and leadership at this institution. These were important lessons. But understand this: You don’t win a battle solely through good tactics, maneuver, and leadership—you win a battle by killing your enemy.“—retiring  Admiral Aldous Collymore, speaking to graduating officers of […]

Captain Vivant of the 5th Company

Martel Vivant is captain of the 5th Company of the Knights of Altair, a Space Marine chapter that defends a significant region of the Segmentum Ultima. Vivant rose quickly through the ranks and is the youngest captain to serve in the chapter. The pace of his promotions, along […]