Tuesday, 19 January 2016

Month 0 - Choices..

I want to start out by thanking Mr. Chalmers for getting this together (at that cost of getting banned from a FB group temporarily).

Now to the good stuff. I liked the idea Mark Riley suggested to BTJ of waiting until the 31st to make a final choice. So for this post I'm just going to outline my choices.

The Woe Tide - Slaanesh Warband for Path to Glory led by Torilax Scykia, the Denied.

So far I have purchased but only half built and unpainted:

Month 1

-Box of Chaos Warriors ($35) - The Painsworn
-Box of Marauder Horsemen ($29) - Harbingers of Torment

($21 left over for month 2)

Month 2

-Chaos Chariot ($40) - Valus Felwulf, Headsmen of the Woe Tide
-Box of Hellstriders ($33) - Sons of Excess
-Lord of Slaanesh on Demonic Mount ($30) - Torilax Scykia, the Denied

($3 over)

Month 3

-Chaos Shrine - The Court of Agony ($58)
-  ?

($26 left over)                                                
                                                                    OR

Cave to the pressure and purchase one of the Getting Started Maligants box. The fluff around this would be built around Mopus (Menuasaraz-Senuamaraz-Kemurzil) from The Realmgate Wars: Hammers of Sigmar novel.

Month 1

-Mortis Engine - Mopus and his three princes.

-Hexwraiths - Guardians of the Fane

-Spirit Hosts - The Librarians

Start Collecting! Malignants

Any thoughts?


7 comments:

  1. I like the Slaanesh idea, and there's a Grand Alliance: Chaos book coming out soon that, from what I read, sounds like it goes into slightly more detail on the followers of that god. The start collecting boxes are great of course. Personally, I do not like the coven throne/alternate model, as I found it quite fragile and difficult to paint. That's just me though. I know other people love that model. All comes down to what inspires you more to paint and play.

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  2. Vampire! Everybody plays chaos

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  3. Everyone plays Chaos but not many play Slaanesh! In terms of AoS playability, I hear VC are insane as they can just summon endless new units. Of course I can call a fair amount of reinforcements with my Khorne warlord, but nothing close to Nagash.

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  4. I'd love to see a Vampire Count army. Though Slaanesh is probably the least done army of chaos so it has potential!

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  5. Both good choices...why don't you combine them?
    An alliance of depraved Slaneesh cultists in some way able to shackle the souls of their victims to their service...

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