POWERGAMING WITH JAY #1

I had paused writing articles for the blog in an effort to develop a theme that would hopefully be interesting for a series of posts.  I have decided upon on a format that is going to join my two favorite hobbies.  It may surprise many people, but Warmachine is actually my second favorite hobby.  My first true love is reading.  In the Power Gaming with Jay blog posts I am going to write about strategy books that cover a wide range of...

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Hordes Faction Overview
Jun15

Hordes Faction Overview

Last week I covered the strengths, weaknesses, and storylines behind each of the Warmachine factions: http://museonminis.com/warmachine-faction-overview/ This week I am continuing the topic by covering each of the Hordes factions. Trollbloods Strengths:  Trollbloods have strong infantry and solos.  Their warrior models have Tough.  The faction has some of the best fast-strike and multi-wound units in the game.  Many Trollbloods...

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Warmachine Faction Overview
Jun08

Warmachine Faction Overview

Have you ever had a friend ask you for information on each of the Warmachine & Hordes factions and not known how to reply?  Is there a faction or two that are underrepresented in your local play group that you would like to learn a little bit more about?  This week on Chain Attack: Baby Seal Boots Camp, I will give a short summary of the strengths, weaknesses, and fluff of each of the Warmachine & Hordes factions. Cygnar...

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Tournament Preparation
May25

Tournament Preparation

Most players feel intimidated when they consider attending their first tournament.  Other players have been to some events, but feel ready to elevate their play to the next level.  Even players that have dominated events in the past have areas where their gameplay can have improvement.  By spending time consciously preparing to attend an event, you can increase your confidence and improve your performance.  I have recently been...

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Sportsmanship
May18

Sportsmanship

Greetings wargamers!  I am Jay Larsen, one of the hosts of the Chain Attack podcast.   This is the first installment of my weekly article, “Chain Attack: Baby Seal Boots Camp”.  Each week this article will focus on a different topic that has been suggested by a Chain Attack listener or reader. We’ll start with my background.  I have owned and operated Gameopolis, a friendly local game store in Idaho Falls, Idaho, for the last seven...

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