984 Photos - Aug 23, 2012
Photo: Photo: Photo: Dark Angels v Dark Eldar, deploymentPhoto: Dark Angels v Dark Eldar, deployment, opposite viewPhoto: Dark Angels v Dark Eldar, deployment, alternate viewPhoto: Dark Angel Snipers deploy into mysterious terrain! The woods turn out to be Ironwood trees, improving cover for anyone within.Photo: Dark Eldar reserve forces - Dark Angel had a Librarian, Chaplain and 2 squads of 4 terminators each in reserve.Photo: Turn 1 - end of Dark Eldar turn - Moving up, Chaos Rhinos going through the middle and Dark Eldar Raiders moving on the flanks. No hits from the Dark Lances on the Raiders, no hits from the Rhino on the Snipers in the trees.Photo: Turn 1 - end of Dark Angel turn - Dark Angel missiles from the Land Speeder and ground troops wreck the Raider carrying 10 Wyches, the Wyches must move on foot. They pass their pinning test and prepare to assault!Photo: Turn 1 - end of Dark Angel turn - the Chaos Rhino explodes, forcing the Khorne Berzerkers within to huddle for cover in the smoking ruins of their Rhino! (we forgot to roll for explosion distance)Photo: Turn 2 - end of Dark Eldar turn - the other Chaos Rhino is stuck in the stupid crater! Normal movement was fine, but tried moving in the shooting phase, rolled a 1 and got stuck, which meant no shooting from within and no disembarking from the troops inside!Photo: Turn 2 - end of Dark Eldar turn - Two squads of 5 Reavers each have arrived from reserves! They make a swooping attack with their bladevanes while turbo-boosting, however only kill one Assault Marine. The Khorne Berzerkers in the first Rhino are able successfully move into the Ironwood trees, wiping out the Dark Angel Snipers in the first round of combat.Photo: Turn 2 - end of Dark Eldar turn - The Wyches at the end of the board successfully moved, ran and then assaulted the Land Speeder with Haywire Grenades, but only caused 1 point of hull damage! What a terrible roll!Photo: Turn 2 - end of Dark Angel turn - only one unit of terminators has been able to Deep Strike, but the Assault Marines have completely wiped out the Reavers...Photo: Turn 2 - end of Dark Angel turn - the Wyches were destroyed and the Land Speeder takes aim with its rocketsPhoto: Turn 2 - end of Dark Angel turn - the HQ Raider carrying the Dark Eldar Archon (Warlord) and 9 Incubi (including the Klaivex (sergeant)) is wrecked, so the Dark Eldar must disembark immediately.Photo: The state of the battlefield after turn 2.Photo: Turn 3 - end of Dark Eldar turn - The Scourges arrive from reserves and Deep Strike! With 12 shots from Splinter Carbines, they are able to take out 1 Terminator. The Archon and his Incubi retinue assault the Space Marine troops in the crater, taking out a few in the first round of close combat. The Khorne Berzerkers from the stuck Rhino move out and prepare to attack!Photo: Turn 3 - end of Dark Eldar turn - The Scourges arrive from reserves and Deep Strike! With 12 shots from Splinter Carbines, they are able to take out 1 Terminator. The Khorne Berzerkers from the stuck Rhino move out and prepare to attack!Photo: Turn 3 - end of Dark Angels turn - All but one of the Dark Angel troops is gone, and another Terminator has been killed, but the Archon stands alone, down to a single wound...Photo: Turn 4 - end of Dark Eldar turn - ...but then the Khorne Berzerkers move in, waiting to satisfy their bloodlust!Photo: Turn 4 - end of Dark Eldar turn - The Scourges have been forced to fall backPhoto: Unbelievable roll. Look at those 1's and 2's. 4+ to wound!Photo: Turn 4 - end of Dark Angel turn - Another Terminator has fallen, but the Dark Angel Chaplain is unable to cause any wounds to the Archon, thanks to the Dark Eldar's Ghostplate Armor. The Assault Marines seize their chance to assault, while the second squad of Terminators is moving in!Photo: Turn 5 - end of turn - The Archon still stands, however he is unable to take down the Chaplain while Khorne Berzerkers continue to die all around.Photo: Start of turn 6 - the die is cast...the battle is over. The Archon is the last surviving Dark Eldar unit.Photo: The state of the battlefield at the end of combat.Photo: The state of the battlefield at the end of combat, opposite view.Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: