Thursdays with Thanan: Cryx Battle Box
Feb16

Thursdays with Thanan: Cryx Battle Box

Welcome, dear readers, to this, my final battle box article! We shall explore the nefarious and sinister Cryx battle box. Cryx as a faction is one that relies on trickery and subterfuge, as well as super powerful casters and a few key units. Cryx offers the ‘nightmare empire’/’evil undead’ feel, if you’re looking for that. The battle box contains Deneghra 1 (aka pDeneghra or pDenny), a slayer helljack,...

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Thursdays with Thanan: Trollbloods Battle Box
Feb10

Thursdays with Thanan: Trollbloods Battle Box

Welcome dear readers to my latest exploration of battle boxes: the Trollbloods battle box!  Trollbloods have some of the toughest infantry and beasts around, with high armor and the great tough rule being standard, and many of their beasts can regenerate damage lost in one of several ways.  Some of their beasts can simply eat whatever they kill, others have the regeneration rule.  Trollbloods are ace at infantry spam, have some...

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Thursdays with Thanan: Protectorate of Menoth Battle Box
Jan27

Thursdays with Thanan: Protectorate of Menoth Battle Box

Welcome back dear readers, to this, my 6th post. Today, we delve into the Menoth battle box. The Menoth faction is similar in many respects to the Skorne empire from my last post. While the Menoth army is traditionally slow, it is high armor, high power attacks, with some of the most powerful support pieces in the game at their disposal. The Menoth battle box contains Kreoss 1 (aka pKreoss), the Repenter, the Revenger, and the...

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Thursdays with Thanan: Skorne Battle Box
Jan19

Thursdays with Thanan: Skorne Battle Box

Welcome to another titillating episode, dear readers! So far we’ve examined Circle Orboros, Cygnar, Legion of Everblight, and Khador (in that order, no less). Today, we delve into the Skorne empire. The Skorne army is one that lives and breathes by a warrior code, similar to the Japanese empire of old. The Skorne have turned that idea into a way of life – and death. The Skorne emphasize a heavy melee approach, having some...

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Thursdays with Thanan: Khador Battle Box
Jan05

Thursdays with Thanan: Khador Battle Box

Why hello there dear readers, welcome to the 4th installment of Thursdays with Thanan! Today’s topic is the Khador battle box. The Khador battle box is tough as nails and offers a strong assassination vector in it’s leader Sorscha 1 (aka pSorscha). It also contains two heavies, the destroyer and the juggernaut, which is a wee bit different than the other battle boxes we’ve covered so far. But there’s a good...

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