DIY Guild Ball mat
Guildball
Guildball mats have been difficult to come by lately. All my local retailers are on month-long delays so I decided to make my own pitch! Step one: Go to your nearest hobby supply store or fabric store (Michaels, Hobby Lobby, JoAnne’s fabrics, etc.,) and purchase a bolt of green felt, a stencil for a 2″ circle and some fabric tape. In …
A Gravedigger’s Handbook, #6: Scoring
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This articles series is meant to provide tips and tricks for intermediate Guild Ball Morticians players who have a grasp on the basics of their faction but want to take their play to a higher level. Scoring is a vital part of playing Guild Ball to win. Some teams are geared towards winning almost entirely through scoring, but even teams …
Up The Pitch: My first experience with Guild Ball
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Author’s Note: I wrote this up after my first game, and then promptly forgot about it.  I found it, and figured it still made sense to put it up, even though the games were 6+ weeks ago. I’ve been watching Guild Ball for a while now. It started off when I noticed just how many Warmahordes players were picking up Guild …
A Gravedigger’s Handbook, #5: Scalpel Review
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This articles series is meant to provide tips and tricks for intermediate Guild Ball Morticians players who have a grasp on the basics of their faction but want to take their play to a higher level. I’d like to quickly thank Jamie Perkins for discussing Scalpel with me at Adepticon. He definitely helped me grasp her quicker and a lot …
A Gravedigger’s Handbook, #3: Presenting Threats and the Tug-of-War of Positioning
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In any miniatures game worth its salt, good positioning is one of the most important strategic goals for achieving victory. Guild Ball, however, may have taken the requirement for good positioning to a new level, at least among the miniatures games I’ve played in the past. This is due to three major factors in my mind: The ball, specifically how …
A Gravedigger’s Handbook, #1: What to Do With Rigor Mortis
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This articles series is meant to provide tips and tricks for intermediate Guild Ball Morticians players who have a grasp on the basics of their faction but want to take their play to a higher level. A lot is made of the innate pressure Obulus’s Legendary Play, Rigor Mortis (RM), exerts on your opponent in how they manage their momentum. …
Steamforged customer service
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This is an ode to Steamforged customer service and how great they are. I bought a metallic Brisket recently and when I looked at her face my heart was broken: her great grin was not present! I did not know what to do, so I mini-ranted on facebook (after all, was that not the reason facebook was created to begin …