When the Sky Falls Down: AD Troop Guide
Infinity
Phew! It’s been a while, comrades! Pride of Rodina is a busy man and he’s been extremely busy cooking up a few projects here and there. However, he has returned and wishes to spread the good word about airborne deployment troops. However, before we dig into the article, I would like to thank the fine folks of the Infinity Brasil …
Closing the Gap, a Guide to Close Combat in Infinity
Infinity
“But, Pride of Rodina, Infinity’s a game about shooting stuff, how is close combat a viable option?” Hear me out, I promise you’ll understand by the time I’m done here! Yes, Infinity’s focus is on shooting, but don’t let that steer you away from close combat. If used properly, close combat can be a real game changer. As pointed out …
Protecting Your Lieutenant and Staving Off Assassins
Infinity
Keeping your Lieutenant alive has been a sacred art in Infinity ever since the dawn of the game. Gunning for the Lieutenant is a great way to cripple your opponent’s force; however, protecting your lieutenant is not always the easiest. There’s a lot of crazy things out there in the world of Infinity, all geared towards eliminating that poor Lt. …
Growing an Infinity Community
Infinity
As a brand new WarCor and someone who’s been growing Infinity communities for four years, I know how hard it can be. Sometimes it can feel like you’re rowing a boat up stream with a paddle. Other times it can feel like you’re trying to steer a rowboat through a tsunami with nothing more than your hands. It can be a …
“AR, Who? AR, Oh!” Effective ARO-ing
Infinity
Corny title aside, it’s been made apparent to me that I use the term ‘ARO pieces’ a lot, but I’ve never actually explained what this means to me.  I touched on the subject a little bit in this article from my own blog, but I didn’t exactly explain what makes a good ARO piece or how to properly apply them.   What …
Making TR Bots (and other ARO pieces) Go Boom
Infinity
Do you ever have trouble with those pesky Total Reaction bots, sitting up high in their perches, tearing your team to shreds? Don’t worry, Pride of Rodina has a few tricks for you to keep your troops kicking and to make that TR bot go boom!   Know Thy Enemy First thing’s first, to really beat your enemy, you must …
Dealing With Impersonators (Silly Bob)
Infinity
Sure they -seem- like your friend when they first appear. Being all cool and nonchalant about life and the doom and gloom of warfare. You think to yourself, “Silly Bob from accounting! Why are you in the hot zone?” Then you lose sight of him and you think to yourself again, “Huh, I hope he’s okay. Hopefully he doesn’t get …
Why Play the Elite and Few In Infinity and How
Infinity
Infinity is a game about using the best of the best to accomplish some crazy awesome missions, but why is it that you rarely see the best of the best on the table? Why do players not use TAGs? Why do players love spamming cheap crap? What will I have for dinner tomorrow? These are all questions that haunt me every night …
GenCon 2016 Infinity Seminar Notes
Infinity
For those of you who couldn’t make it to GenCon or to the Infinity seminar, but really want the scoop on what’s coming up, this is for you! There is a video uploaded on YouTube that covers that entire thing, but sometimes it can be a wee bit hard to understand between all of the excited screaming, chanting, etc. I …
Pride of Rodina’s Guide to GenCon
Infinity
Howdy everyone! Many of you might recognize me as the residential Infinity ‘connoisseur’, but this time around I’m here to talk about GenCon and how to get ready for it… First things first, supplies: Snacks. Oh my, I am not kidding when I say this. Please bring some snacks with you, you’ll need them. Water bottle. You -will- need this …