Tag Archives: Calgar

The Ultramarines are Back! Some Thoughts on Codex Space Marines for 9th Edition.

What follows is a combination of conversations covering my involvement and history with Ultramarines, and some quick takes on the new Codex units. It took some time, but they are finally back in my possession. For some context, let me say I have painted and sold a ton of armies in my time, and yes there are some regrets along

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New 8th Edition Space Marines have Landed: We’re Feeling out the Strange, New Meta!

Excuse me it’s been a while since I did a battle report but I soon discovered with the new codex that… there’s a lot to discover! In this article I will share some of my early findings (positives and negatives) while sprinkling in some various shots of games (not just my own.) I’ve been playing a lot of games whenever

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Testing Shadowspear and Vigilus Ablaze

Hello everyone! Sorry to have left such a gap. I haven’t been posting as much as usual but I have been playing, and painting a LOT. I’m several games in now with the reveal of the new Ablaze Detachments and I’ve tried every unit now from Shadowspear and tried to form my own conclusions on the new units. In a

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A Vigilus Battle Report: The Indomnitus Crusaders

The Ultramarines struggle to defend the Vigilus world and keep the Nihilus open for the Imperium. Marneus Calgar, fresh from his Primaris conversion process, struggles with the pain in the aftermath but the Orks care not for there is only war. I have played quite a few games using the new Specialist Detachment found in the Vigilus Campaign Book. In

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Games Workshop Vigilus Campaign Reveal: Calgar goes Primaris and so does the Victrix Guard. (Some Black Legion as well!)

I’m super excited by this, and I know it’s a very contentious issue in our hobby but we all have to understand; the hobby has to grow. To quote the most hated of Xenos scum… it’s for “The Greater Good”. Love or hate Primaris this weekend Games Workshop revealed what their teaser video had hinted at. Marneus Calgar would step

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