Pathfinders are the recon troops used by the GSCP Enforcers as scouts. They are not an individual faction but chosen from the Enforcer list. Thankfully, there are enough choices to field an entire Pathfinder strike team and the multipart plastic sprues included with the Deadzone: Infestation Kickstarter campaign are quite lovely. Troops: Specialists: LeadersRead more "Deadzone 2.0: Pathfinders Faction."
Ver’myn are Mantic Games’ version of space Skaven, giant rat-people who live in the underbellies of futuristic cities. Ver’myn have existed in the Warpath universe for many years, however, the successful completion of the Deadzone expansion Infestation Kickstarter campaign and the Deadzone 2.0 rules brought new multi-part plastic sprues for the race. The Ver’myn act […]Read more "Deadzone 2.0: Veer’myn Faction Starter."
Mercs: Recon makes use of a blip-movement system not dissimilar to Space Hulk to build tension as unknown “Agents” occupy the office building. Agents represent different types of opposing forces (OpFor) that the player’s mercs may encounter. Some are simply administrators and office workers while others may be powerful security forces or high-value targets. These unknown […]Read more "Mercs: Recon. Employees."
I’ve been pushing to have a fully-painted setup for running demos of Mercs: Recon. The Kickstarter pledges included a massive amount of SecFor, more SecFor 2 and 3 than one could possibly need in a single game, so I’ve decided to paint up several different colors of uniform and equipment to bring variety to the […]Read more "Mercs: Recon. Security Forces revisited."
The second megacon merc unit I’ve been working on for Recon is the Brazilian-ninja Casa de Guerra of KemVar. I really like their sleek aesthetic over the bulkier Yellow Jackets of CCC. It should be mentioned that I did not purchase the “All In” level of Kickstarter pledge, which would have purchased all available expansion models […]Read more "Mercs: Recon. KemVar Additional Units."
Time for a Mercs: Recon update. The second wave of Kickstarter materials shipped out early this month, bringing new unit types and expansion missions. First up, the megacon CCC and their signature merc unit the Yellow Jackets. I’m still working on the bases. I’m undecided on how to finish them. Recon takes place inside buildings, […]Read more "Mercs: Recon. CCC Additional Units"