YOUKO HAMASAKI

Youko HamasakiOur 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

Crews Pictures for Battlefield Broadcast (ep 2) Revealed!

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?

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Mighty Model Spotlight – Monk of High River

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