Your Turn Next 0, 1, & 2 – Catching Up
Jul03

Your Turn Next 0, 1, & 2 – Catching Up

Hey everyone. This is DC. Many of you know me from my work on Warmachine and Hordes. I’ve worked at Privateer Press here in Bellevue since 2008 and as a freelancer since 2004. What you may or may not know is that I’ve also freelanced for a number of other game companies before joining Privateer Press staff or that I recently switched over from full-time staff at Privateer to part-time staff in order to have some time to...

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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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