Starting Armies: What Warmachine Faction should I play?
Nov18

Starting Armies: What Warmachine Faction should I play?

A Faction is Warmachine & Hordes is a set of models which are legal to take in the same army. Most armies can also recruit mercenary soldiers, but the core of the game is in collecting a Faction and building armies from those models. Factions have strong themes, both aesthetically and in their rules. In many ways Factions are defined by both what they do well and what they don’t do as well as other Factions. Choosing your...

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Starting Armies: What is playing ‘Warmachine and Hordes’ like?
Nov12

Starting Armies: What is playing ‘Warmachine and Hordes’ like?

So you’ve been thinking about playing Warmachine, or Hordes? Maybe you have watched others playing in your local gaming store and it looked fun. Perhaps you just love the models, smashy steampunk robots will have that effect on a person. This article is designed to explain, in very general terms and with minimal technical language, how the game works, including a crude overview of the kinds of broad strategies used. When you...

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