Category Archives: Mercenary

Then & Now: There is ONLY ONE!


I wrote the title before the new NQ came out, so now there are two… Cephalyx caught my eye when they first came out back in Mk1 (working with Cryx). The Deneghra2 theme was attractive. Then the Cephalyx Mercenary Contract. … Continue reading

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Then & Now – The Commodore


I expect to see the Commodore on the table a little more in Mk3. The fact that this unit can work with Fiona the Black and Captain Bartolo Montador will see to that. The Stat line for the Commodore didn’t … Continue reading

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Grace O’Malley – Update #25 – is a project ever really complete???


I am updating this post that I never finished. I was hoping The Devil’s Shadow Mutineers would work with Fiona the Black. Nope, nothing for my favorite Thamarite. The sure looked like they might be Thamarites.  Shrug.. Little did I know … Continue reading

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Grace O’Malley – Update #28 this post is overdue…


A couple of weeks ago the mother ship dropped the Theme Forces Sept 2017 pdf in our lap. It will take time to judge how this changes the meta. One thing is for certain, we now have options we didn’t have … Continue reading

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Rant – Log Jam!!!


It has been about a month. Why, I don’t know (third base). Well, maybe I do. A lot of March has been taken by conventions. Four days for PAX East and over a week for AdeptiCon. Preparation and planning for … Continue reading

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Grace O’Malley – Update #27 – Donate or Paint!


I think of this as Donate & Paint!! Yesterday, Sunday 22 Feb, I was informed that my arch nemesis had challenge me. Donate or Paint is a charity Chain Attack started. A member of the Wm/Hd community has medical troubles. Because … Continue reading

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Grace O’Malley – Update #25 – Is a project ever really done?


Two things are happening in the next few weeks. There is a new sculpt of Fiona the Black (everyone favorite Thamarite) and a new Sea Dog Unit. For me,  there is nothing wrong with the original one, but what the … Continue reading

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Project Ambidextrous Toucan: Update 12- A lot of Purple


Days go by. I watch the dog, run some errands, help with Peggy or go to Whiz and paint. Everything changes and I can’t plan anything. I got the basing done of the Precursor Knights. One thing is obvious looking … Continue reading

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Project Ambidextrous Toucan: Update 11 Winter is Coming!


It has been over a month. My apology…. The Jacks took a little longer than I thought. Over the last month I have increased my painting time a little. Mostly painting at home. The Talon was the first to get … Continue reading

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Project Ambidextrous Toucan: Update 10 – Jack Time


Honestly, there isn’t much left besides jacks…. The weekend didn’t give me much time to work on hobby stuff. I had a sixteen hour days on Friday. Saturday -> Tuesday didn’t give me a chance to catch up. Wednesday gave … Continue reading

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