What is going on fellow Wyrdos?
Week 1 and 3’s update from Waldo gave us some amazing information on the upcoming 3rd Edition release of Malifaux. With changes in everything from card draw to movement, there’s a lot to digest on what looks to be a much-needed streamlining.
Wyrd’s articles can be found here (general) and here (movement). Continue reading
Our first look at a new master has hit; say hello to Youko Hamasaki of the Qi and Gong!
Youko was described as a master who could manipulate the enemy’s hand, generate pass tokens and gain soulstones. Her crew was teased as having heavy access to lures, and a new leverage mechanic that worked off your opponent’s revealed schemes. She was far and away the master I was most excited to see in M3E. And while her crew is still a mystery, the time for speculation on Youko has passed. Emerging from the shadows, she’s ready for her introduction to Malifaux. Continue reading
We are hard at work getting the next episode of BB ready and online. In the meantime – below is the strategy and pictures of the two crews that face off in the episode. What schemes do you think each crew picked? Are there models they should of included considering the pool? Does a post-nerf academic have a chance against the fastest gun in Malifaux?
Editor’s note: Ray Flynn, co-founder of Third Floor Wars gives us the keys to an enjoyable first tournament. Many casual players are scared of entering their first event. Ray gives some great tips to lessen first-event anxiety.
With Yokai, Thunder Brothers and Charm Warders, the five-stone slot is hyper-competitive in Ten Thunders. The Monk of High River has stiff competition, but with a solid (0) action, some great model/master synergies and a couple of key abilities, the monk has plenty of play.
The Monk of High River (especially with certain masters) should always be considered. He is both a solid anti-scheming model and a cheap aggression piece. Continue reading
Editor’s Note: We continue our “Ways to Lose Less” series with another great article from a top player. This week Duncan Bilz, the top player in the Great Lakes Conference (and the only reason anyone still plays Sonnia) shares 8 tips that can help you lose less.