So ok I lied, real life caught up to me last night, but finally we have the last game of doubles. with 2 loses a win and a dra under our belts, A.D. and I had no idea how this last game would go. We met Dan and Matt (cheers for putting your name on the list guys) on a corner table surrounded by several players not happy about being on the middle tables. The four of us were all pretty relaxed, turned out they had a fun weekend to so we all vowed to make this games a good one to top off the weekend.
This game started like many others with people looking at the guard element of the list and freaking out, they depoloyed second and there was much dbate about my corner bunker, this increased when A.D. once set up his screen infront on my troops.Their responce was to bunker in an opposite corner and hide their two daemon princes bhind a bastion.
A note about the mission, as the weekend was the 25th anniversay of 40k the final mission was down as "Cleanse" the old table quarters mission. Our opponents had clearly played this misson more.
So the game began with the speeders swooping forward to deal with the closet unit of bezerkers, A.D. and I decided that eliminating the close combat threat would allow us to deal with the high toughness models at our leisure.
As an avid chaor player GMort disliked that who paragons of the dark gods hid for 3 turns.
The immobilised rhino spat the second squad of bezerkers into the same wood as the plague marines, where both would stay and vex my long range shooting for the rest of the game.
The remaining Ravens move to the "woods of death"
A great game with in our eyes what was the closest to a doubles lit we played all day. I think we have these guys a best games vote as well as the cornish boys but I'm not sure.
Coming up hopefully this week I have my overview of doubles and why ToS sucks in comparison and a little look at black library live, my favourite WHW event.
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