MoM’s Podcast #180
Jul09

MoM’s Podcast #180

  MoM’s Podcast #180 — A Warmachine and Hordes Podcast Topics:   Timestamps: 0:01:10 = News and Announcements 0:18:35 = Dojo 0:44:45 = Dice as related to gambling/poker 1:14:45 = Iron Gauntlet List Building 1:54:55 = Nigel’s Thoughts on the Forums Follow us on Twitter @museonminis and like us on Facebook! Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 2:26:44 —...

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Strength in Numbers: A Warmachine Math Article
Dec04

Strength in Numbers: A Warmachine Math Article

Hey there Warmachine community, my name is Robert and my username on the forums is Reik. I’ve been following Warmachine since the release of MkII and while I haven’t been able to play as much as I’d like, I have been able to put a fair amount of time in to the Probabilities behind the game. I went to school for a degree in Mathematics with a focus on Statistics and am currently working as an Actuary. If you aren’t familiar with what...

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Mathematically Proving John Demaris’ Feelings
Nov11

Mathematically Proving John Demaris’ Feelings

This article is a follow-up to Episode 122.  The MoM crew asked me to do two things:  Prove John’s feelings with math. Illustrate the breaking points in significance for DEF and ARM. That first bullet is going to be challenging.  John is a complex guy.  He’s like an onion: comprised of layers.  I’ll do my best to construct a postulate based on those layers, but like an onion, when you get into one the wrong way… things might go...

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Breaking the Rubber-Band
Dec17

Breaking the Rubber-Band

This is a beginner article about a common game mechanic, some fools playing with dice and how both concepts relate to Warmachine and Hordes.  I’m going to walk you through what a rubber band is (the common game mechanic), how they’re made, and how you can apply this to your Warmachine and Hordes shenanigans. Definition:  A rubber band is a gaming element that constrains players performing well and/or assists players performing poorly...

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Why S&P Feels Like S&M
May25

Why S&P Feels Like S&M

This is a foundation/mid level article on Signs and Portents.  The gentlemen on MoM posed a question on Podcast 11.  Here’s my stab a response. Does Signs and Portents affect your chance to roll a critical attack? The short answer is yes.  I’ll walk you through the intuition behind it and then give you a few pretty pictures with math to show you that I’m not a liar. Critical effects occur when dice outcomes on two or more dice are the...

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