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by Rob Lane
Mon Mar 23, 2020 10:10 am
Forum: Work in Progress
Topic: Rixx's Norse and Jutes WIP
Replies: 9
Views: 4160

Re: Rixx's Norse and Jutes WIP

Lovely work Rixx - loving the rusty armour. Very nice!

Cheers
Rob
by Rob Lane
Fri Mar 13, 2020 2:18 pm
Forum: Work in Progress
Topic: Rixx's Norse and Jutes WIP
Replies: 9
Views: 4160

Re: Rixx's Norse and Jutes WIP

That's a lovely Steinn!!

Keep up the good work Rixx!

Cheers
Rob
by Rob Lane
Thu Mar 12, 2020 12:24 pm
Forum: Europe
Topic: France
Replies: 23
Views: 9612

Re: France

Great job, looks like a great battle report! Thanks for the link.

Could one of you get the guy to go on here and post it? Or did you do it?

Also, for those people that are interested in the lore, please get them to ask questions here!! I'd be happy to answer them.

Cheers
Rob
by Rob Lane
Fri Mar 06, 2020 1:46 pm
Forum: Darklands Kickstarter Projects
Topic: Darklands: Savage Hordes III - Fulfilment
Replies: 23
Views: 9942

Blokes Riding Things

It's the Anglecynn and Ysian show this week, folks! VETERAN RIDERS OF MAUNSFELD, DUGUTH UNIT Our Bob has been working hard on the Veteran Riders of Maunsfeld, the Duguth Ēored (DUG-uth EE-or-ed), and he's really come up trumps with these guys. Our first cavalry unit is here! Osgar, Duguth Ēored Wolf...
by Rob Lane
Fri Mar 06, 2020 11:14 am
Forum: Darklands Kickstarter Projects
Topic: Darklands: Mighty Monsters Part Deux - Fulfilment
Replies: 15
Views: 7805

The Lightning Trolls

The Norse get themselves a lovely little update today thanks to Bob's ministrations! TROLLS OF VARTHEIM, LEIPTROLL UNIT It's early days for these guys but the Leiptrolls is are showing progress with one miniature out of five done. Sadly Bob's on holiday now for a couple of weeks so we won't see them...
by Rob Lane
Tue Feb 25, 2020 3:08 pm
Forum: Darklands Lore
Topic: Ice Ice Baalor
Replies: 3
Views: 2344

Re: Ice Ice Baalor

Can Fomoraic Sorcerers turn large expanses of water into ice to create ice bridges? I'm aware that Baalor created the Great Ice Sheet but can his sorcerous minions do this to a lesser extent? I'm looking to create some games effects for the Salute table this year with the ice sheet. Possibitiy have...
by Rob Lane
Mon Feb 03, 2020 11:53 am
Forum: Painting and Modelling
Topic: Painted Armies
Replies: 42
Views: 6874

Re: photography requirements.

Ok, so as per Rob's whatsapp instruction, what follows below is my list of questions related to the photography. Most of the queries are predominantly for myself and Scott (Ministry_of_fear) because physically being on the same landmass as the rest of you is likely to be hurdle. Let me preface by s...
by Rob Lane
Mon Feb 03, 2020 11:40 am
Forum: News and Announcements
Topic: New Karnun Beast!
Replies: 3
Views: 2642

Re: New Karnun Beast!

Well, the new one is what the old one was supposed to be, so I guess we got there in the end ;o)

Glad you like 'em Lee!

Cheers
Rob
by Rob Lane
Fri Jan 31, 2020 2:02 pm
Forum: Painting and Modelling
Topic: Painted Armies
Replies: 42
Views: 6874

Re: Painted Armies

Hi Rob, I've just stumbled across this thread. Thank you for the invite. I'll happily submit my Jutes but there's one snag, they're all on clear acrylic bases. I doubt I'll have the time to rebase in time due to Salute commitments. Also I have an Albainn army as a back up if required but also on cl...
by Rob Lane
Fri Jan 31, 2020 1:56 pm
Forum: Darklands Lore
Topic: Albainn Tattoos
Replies: 2
Views: 1768

Re: Albainn Tattoos

The Albainn penchant for painting themselves with mysticalagical symbols in blue woad; is tgat specific to the humans or does it spill over to the Oghurithne, Oghurs, etc? Or is it rhe other way round; am adaption or bastardization of an Oghurithne or Oghur custom adopted by the humans? A very good...
by Rob Lane
Fri Jan 31, 2020 12:49 pm
Forum: Darklands Kickstarter Projects
Topic: Darklands: Savage Hordes IV - Fulfilment
Replies: 9
Views: 5507

A Ratty Report

The first update of 2020 for Darklands: Savage Hordes IV is here - and it includes some long-awaiting rattiness! Metal Production As some of you are aware of, metal production has kind of stalled over the last year or so - for the simple reason that we've been trying to get metal production in-house...
by Rob Lane
Fri Jan 31, 2020 11:38 am
Forum: Darklands Kickstarter Projects
Topic: Darklands: Savage Hordes III - Fulfilment
Replies: 23
Views: 9942

Kerazek and Hedroc and Metals

The first update of 2020 is here, for Darklands: Savage Hordes III, and the Ysians get some more love! We interrupt your normal programme to bring you a newsflash: Metal Production As some of you are aware of, metal production has kind of stalled over the last year or so - for the simple reason that...
by Rob Lane
Thu Jan 16, 2020 10:19 am
Forum: Other Topics
Topic: Compel and Influence - An Unofficial Darklands and Mierce Miniatures podcast
Replies: 63
Views: 15826

Re: Compel and Influence - An Unofficial Darklands and Mierce Miniatures podcast

Sorry to hear that Paul - hope you get back on the wagon soon. Really enjoyed listening!

Cheers
Rob
by Rob Lane
Wed Jan 08, 2020 9:41 pm
Forum: Darklands Events
Topic: Darklands Weekend
Replies: 78
Views: 12190

Re: Darklands Weekend

So what's the crack, Andy / Dayle - do you still want to go?

Cheers
Rob
by Rob Lane
Wed Jan 08, 2020 3:57 pm
Forum: Darklands Events
Topic: Darklands Weekend
Replies: 78
Views: 12190

Re: Darklands Weekend

Got you. How many people are you chasing for monies and confirmation?

Cheers
Rob
by Rob Lane
Wed Jan 08, 2020 11:42 am
Forum: Finished Models Gallery
Topic: Gus' Jute Horde
Replies: 6
Views: 2515

Re: Gus' Jute Horde

Looking good Gus!

Cheers
Rob
by Rob Lane
Wed Jan 08, 2020 11:41 am
Forum: Darklands Events
Topic: Darklands Weekend
Replies: 78
Views: 12190

Re: Darklands Weekend

Lee,

How many people have you got attending right now?

Cheers
Rob
by Rob Lane
Tue Jan 07, 2020 12:03 pm
Forum: News and Announcements
Topic: Happy New Year 2020
Replies: 2
Views: 1868

Re: Happy New Year 2020

Happy New Year guys!! We're back and working hard...

Cheers
Rob
by Rob Lane
Fri Dec 20, 2019 3:18 pm
Forum: Darklands Kickstarter Projects
Topic: Darklands: Savage Hordes III - Fulfilment
Replies: 23
Views: 9942

Kerazek on Bobbo

It's time for a lovely Darklands: Savage Hordes III update, so it is, but first... MERRY (HIC) CHRISTMAS EVERYONE! https://ksr-ugc.imgix.net/assets/027/555/134/4a1015b5e65a682abb49c4e8b099ce44_original.jpg?ixlib=rb-2.1.0&w=700&fit=max&v=1576853596&auto=format&gif-q=50&q=92&am...
by Rob Lane
Thu Dec 05, 2019 11:01 am
Forum: Painting and Modelling
Topic: Painted Armies
Replies: 42
Views: 6874

Re: Painted Armies

You're looking at March 2020 for the photography mate.

Cheers
Rob
by Rob Lane
Thu Dec 05, 2019 10:22 am
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Darklands: First Edition - Official Addenda
Replies: 4
Views: 5901

Re: Darklands: First Edition - Official Addenda

Slight change to the above, adding shaken: Page 328: 7·10·6·11·1 IMPAIRED MOBILITY Sometimes a Hold and... reaction can affect an Engaging unit's mobility, perhaps from an invocation that causes such problems, or their heart. Should this occur, the Engaging unit finds it rather more difficult to get...
by Rob Lane
Mon Dec 02, 2019 3:47 pm
Forum: Work in Progress
Topic: Potential conversion parts discovery
Replies: 1
Views: 1550

Re: Potential conversion parts discovery

We do sell the components for all of our miniatures separately - if you can't see them, it's because I haven't put them up there yet and all you have to do is ask.

Cheers
Rob
by Rob Lane
Mon Dec 02, 2019 2:17 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Scouting Commanders
Replies: 1
Views: 1766

Re: Scouting Commanders

Question: If your Commander has the Scouting ability and can start the battle off the Table, does all it's commands have to have the Scout ability and start off the table? Thinking... Savrarch with Akontion and Skirmish upgrade, with 10 Savrakontars as Mainstay, along with Szalamandra's and a Szala...
by Rob Lane
Thu Nov 28, 2019 2:03 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Scouting and Unseen or Unseen (x) units
Replies: 10
Views: 2744

Re: Scouting and Unseen or Unseen (x) units

If they are within Range of their Ranged weapon, then based on your earlier post, that although the unseen unit cannot be seen clearly there is some kind of mist/smoke/darklight/invocations zapping off...whatever around them so you know they are in that area you just don't know exactly where, then ...
by Rob Lane
Thu Nov 28, 2019 10:46 am
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Scouting and Unseen or Unseen (x) units
Replies: 10
Views: 2744

Re: Scouting and Unseen or Unseen (x) units

Brightblade wrote:If that's the case then why can't Ranged units outside of the x inches shoot into that area albeit with heavy modifiers?


Because they're too far away. Is this a trick question?

Cheers
Rob
by Rob Lane
Wed Nov 27, 2019 2:59 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Scouting and Unseen or Unseen (x) units
Replies: 10
Views: 2744

Re: Scouting and Unseen or Unseen (x) units

I know i'm doing myself out of something now... But do you not think that there should be an element of chance involved that your Scouting unit or indeed any unit on the battlefield would run in the direction of an unseen unit to see them? In reality if you couldn't see something it would only be b...
by Rob Lane
Wed Nov 27, 2019 12:48 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Scouting and Unseen or Unseen (x) units
Replies: 10
Views: 2744

Re: Scouting and Unseen or Unseen (x) units

Nope, no rules against that at all.

Cheers
Rob
by Rob Lane
Tue Nov 26, 2019 12:09 pm
Forum: Darklands Tactics and Musters
Topic: Blinding and how to stop it
Replies: 17
Views: 3534

Re: Blinding and how to stop it

Yes indeed, he is Stubborn, and I forget about that, but again with the doubling of Frenzied Blood the modified Fortitude was pretty low, quite a bit below 50 if I recall, so a 50/50 chance of failing twice.. I believe the probability is 25% you'll fail on that... An easy way to remember stubborn /...
by Rob Lane
Tue Nov 26, 2019 10:49 am
Forum: Darklands Tactics and Musters
Topic: Blinding and how to stop it
Replies: 17
Views: 3534

Re: Blinding and how to stop it

Brightblade wrote:...the Szalamakh from a failed Wild test from an attacking Manticore...


A what test? Not sure what a Wild test is - do you mean a VALOUR TEST?

Cheers
Rob
by Rob Lane
Fri Nov 22, 2019 3:32 pm
Forum: Other Topics
Topic: Forum bugs
Replies: 3
Views: 1811

Re: Forum bugs

I have moved a couple of posts from SH3 to SH3PD - that might be your issue... try closing your browser and trying again...

Cheers
Rob
by Rob Lane
Fri Nov 22, 2019 12:23 pm
Forum: Darklands Kickstarter Projects
Topic: Darklands: Savage Hordes III - Fulfilment
Replies: 23
Views: 9942

Horsey Annik

Again it's just the one miniature to show this week, but she's bloody awesome and for the Ysians! FALCHION-ANNIK OF CARN WRACH, BATTLE-DRUNE ON HORSE Rafael Dioli continues to surprise us with his awesomeness: so much so that we've decided he is The Ysian Sculptor from now on. Expect lots more Ysian...
by Rob Lane
Fri Nov 22, 2019 11:59 am
Forum: Darklands Kickstarter Projects
Topic: Darklands: Savage Hordes III Part Deux - Fulfilment
Replies: 9
Views: 5150

Uuroch Rocks

Again, just the one miniature this week, but it's utterly fantastic and it's for the Fomoraic kindred, Conand realm... UUROCH, SCION OF CONAND So Allan Carrasco continues to churn out the awesome, and we continue to be astounded by his latest masterwork, Uuroch . You would have thought it could get ...
by Rob Lane
Tue Nov 19, 2019 4:42 pm
Forum: Darklands Lore
Topic: Fiends and hellfire
Replies: 3
Views: 1875

Re: Fiends and hellfire

Ahh nice Was just thinking for my demilegionaiires, painting the skin a little different around the fiendish parts Also does the hellfire have a particular colour ?green or blue etc,etc Or is it just like normal fire, reds oranges yellows? Good question. A deeper, darker red to orange and yellow. C...
by Rob Lane
Tue Nov 19, 2019 3:11 pm
Forum: Darklands Lore
Topic: Fiends and hellfire
Replies: 3
Views: 1875

Re: Fiends and hellfire

See Malacant: Image

Basically swarthy flesh colour, you can go darker around the hairy bits.

Cheers
Rob
by Rob Lane
Tue Nov 19, 2019 2:09 pm
Forum: Darklands Tactics and Musters
Topic: Blinding and how to stop it
Replies: 17
Views: 3534

Re: Blinding and how to stop it

Much better. That should give Andy something to think about!

Cheers
Rob
by Rob Lane
Mon Nov 18, 2019 4:42 pm
Forum: Darklands Kickstarter Projects
Topic: Darklands: Savage Hordes III Part Deux - Fulfilment
Replies: 9
Views: 5150

Uuroch!

It's just the one miniature this week, but it's awesome and it's for the Fomoraic kindred, Conand realm... UUROCH, SCION OF CONAND I've run out of superlatives for Allan Carrasco, and I can waffle: so he must be bloody good at sculpting. All hail Uuroch , the incredible Scion of Conand! https://ksr-...
by Rob Lane
Mon Nov 18, 2019 4:40 pm
Forum: Darklands Kickstarter Projects
Topic: Darklands: Savage Hordes III - Fulfilment
Replies: 23
Views: 9942

Duguth, Foot

So here's lots of Anglecynn! VETERANS OF MAUNSFELD, DUGUTH UNIT As mentioned previously, Bob Płociennik has the task of making some lovely Anglecynn cavalry, the Duguth Ēored (DUG-uth EE-or-ed), and thanks to his amazing skills and the.... less than satisfactory size of the old Duguth miniatures, we...
by Rob Lane
Mon Nov 18, 2019 4:34 pm
Forum: Darklands Kickstarter Projects
Topic: Darklands: Savage Hordes III - Fulfilment
Replies: 23
Views: 9942

Digging the Duguth

So here's some more Anglecynn, and this time it's for many realms... VETERANS OF MAUNSFELD, DUGUTH UNIT Our Bob Płociennik has the task of making some lovely Anglecynn cavalry, so named the Duguth Ēored (DUG-uth EE-or-ed), and thanks to his amazing skills and the.... less than satisfactory height of...
by Rob Lane
Mon Nov 18, 2019 4:30 pm
Forum: Darklands Kickstarter Projects
Topic: Darklands: Savage Hordes III - Fulfilment
Replies: 23
Views: 9942

Timmy's Travails

One subject, but many miniatures... here's the latest work on some mounted and foot Anglecynn! TIMOTH, SMITH OF LANGWITH ON FOOT AND ON HORSE That there Bob Płociennik has begun work on the cavalry, starting with Timoth on horse... and while he was at it, we decided to get him to resculpt Timoth on ...
by Rob Lane
Mon Nov 18, 2019 4:28 pm
Forum: Darklands Kickstarter Projects
Topic: Darklands: Savage Hordes III - Fulfilment
Replies: 23
Views: 9942

Rending Terror

Just the one miniature to show this week, and it's for the Vras... BLACK-FANG, KILL-VRAS ON REND-TERROR Rafael Dioli has continued his work on the Vras and he's only gone and done the AWESOME Black-Fang on Rend-Terror ... expect more from him for us over the next few months! Rafa's a keeper! https:/...
by Rob Lane
Mon Nov 18, 2019 3:57 pm
Forum: Darklands Tactics and Musters
Topic: Blinding and how to stop it
Replies: 17
Views: 3534

Re: Blinding and how to stop it

With the augur and seer drunes being individuals, you can't Join them to units so they are very vulnerable to Shooting and sorcery. And Scouts!

Cheers
Rob
by Rob Lane
Mon Nov 18, 2019 3:45 pm
Forum: Darklands Tactics and Musters
Topic: Blinding and how to stop it
Replies: 17
Views: 3534

Re: Blinding and how to stop it

I was using 20 Savrakontar, 20 Savra, with the Savrach as General, with two Savragos, this was one unit, I built it this way to try and prevent it being blinded as it would have been a lot of Temper points. That's your problem - it's too big a target. Split them into 5x Sávrakontar, 5x Sávrakontar ...
by Rob Lane
Mon Nov 18, 2019 3:41 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Darklands: First Edition - Official Addenda
Replies: 4
Views: 5901

Re: Darklands: First Edition - Official Addenda

A fairly big one thanks to Scott, Andy and Dayle... Page 328: 7·10·6·11·1 IMPAIRED MOBILITY Sometimes a Hold and... reaction can affect an Engaging unit's mobility, perhaps from an invocation that causes such problems. Should this occur, the Engaging unit finds it rather more difficult to get into c...
by Rob Lane
Mon Nov 18, 2019 2:53 pm
Forum: Darklands Tactics and Musters
Topic: Blinding and how to stop it
Replies: 17
Views: 3534

Re: Blinding and how to stop it

All of the above, plus: 1 - Force the Initiative ; using two units to Engage means he can only Blind one of them. 2 - Shoot his wizards. You have Sávrakontar, which are scouts; use them as such. I find them very distracting. Two units of 5 is all you need for that. Give me your list and Andy's list ...
by Rob Lane
Mon Nov 11, 2019 11:27 am
Forum: Painting and Modelling
Topic: Painted Armies
Replies: 42
Views: 6874

Re: Painted Armies

What's your names again ministry / ranaglan? I have too much unimportant stuff in my brain to remember the name behind the nickname...!

Cheers
Rob
by Rob Lane
Fri Nov 08, 2019 12:23 pm
Forum: Painting and Modelling
Topic: Painted Armies
Replies: 42
Views: 6874

Re: Painted Armies

Scott / Ranaglan - forgive me, I've not replied to your requests: I do not mind at all, but the photography of your armies will be an issue. Basically, if you can't make it over here you need to find a photographer willing to take a photo of you behind a tabletop with your army on it. Preferably wit...
by Rob Lane
Fri Nov 08, 2019 11:39 am
Forum: Darklands Events
Topic: Darklands Weekend
Replies: 78
Views: 12190

Re: Darklands Weekend

Moi

Cheers
Rob
by Rob Lane
Wed Nov 06, 2019 1:48 pm
Forum: Darklands Rules and Musters - Updates, Errata and Addenda
Topic: Death melusine authority value
Replies: 2
Views: 1656

Re: Death melusine authority value

It's correct my friend... the Melusines are second only to Euryalia.

Cheers
Rob
by Rob Lane
Wed Nov 06, 2019 1:47 pm
Forum: Darklands Lore
Topic: Tarask again
Replies: 1
Views: 1700

Re: Tarask again

The short answer is, no it can't grab... it's just a knuckle walker, that's all.

Cheers
Rob
by Rob Lane
Fri Nov 01, 2019 9:48 am
Forum: News and Announcements
Topic: Penda's Golden War Trophy
Replies: 4
Views: 2727

Re: Penda's Golden War Trophy

Mate if it's not Penda's weapon hoard (or one of his son's hoards) I'll eat my hat. A fantastic find... your house could be on more!! Get digging!

Cheers
Rob

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