8th Edition Wood Elf Tactica

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8th Edition Wood Elf Tactica

Postby godswearhats » 20 Dec 2013, 00:01

I'm trying to compile a list of tactica and discussions that are truly valuable for the 8th edition Wood Elf player. This should be a list of great articles and discussions which provide a fantastic base of knowledge for every player, whether new or seasoned. I've searched through the site and come up with a starting list. Anything with a question mark :question: is the best I could find: not really a tactica, but worth reading. It may need updating or more focus, or could provide a good basis for a solid tactica. You'll see a lot of question marks!

Anything with a :thumbsdown: currently has no up to date articles or tactica that I could find. Anything with a :thumbsup: has been promoted to the LEAF already. Nice job!

Please volunteer to write anything that is :thumbsdown: or :question:, or recommend a thread that already exists. Also, if you think there is a great article or thread that belongs in here, maybe in a sub-section I don't have yet, please tell me. This list is imperfect, and always will be, but let's strive for the best.

Thanks,
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Special Units

Rare Units

Specific Armies

Edits:
2013-12-19: Added section vs specific armies
2013-12-20: Added Warhawk Riders Tactica - thanks Akaba!
2013-12-30: Added Banners article - thanks Akaba!
2014-1-13: Added Ogre Kingdoms Tactica - thanks LandonElf!
2014-1-28: Added Daemons of Chaos Tactica
2014-2-6: Added Experimental Character Builds thread
2014-4-4: Promoted a bunch of articles to the LEAF
Last edited by godswearhats on 21 Dec 2013, 00:24, edited 2 times in total.
The top Wood Elf tactica and painting/modelling guides are on The LEAF.
Read this guide if you'd like to contribute.

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Re: 8th Edition Wood Elf Tactica

Postby CauCaSus » 20 Dec 2013, 08:04

Wow, this is a great source, good job!
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Re: 8th Edition Wood Elf Tactica

Postby Avalon101 » 20 Dec 2013, 10:24

Thanks for this!!!! :D
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Re: 8th Edition Wood Elf Tactica

Postby frogboy » 20 Dec 2013, 14:52

Thank you Godswearhats for taking the time to put this together :thumbsup:
Its been too long since we burned a heretic, witch hunt anyone !??

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Re: 8th Edition Wood Elf Tactica

Postby Wargaming93 » 29 Dec 2013, 21:12

Thanks for getting this all organised!

Il especially need the starting a wood elves army section seen as I'm new! Haha
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Re: 8th Edition Wood Elf Tactica

Postby Akaba » 30 Dec 2013, 10:41

Wargaming93 wrote:Thanks for getting this all organised!

Il especially need the starting a wood elves army section seen as I'm new! Haha


It will be of use to us if you ask the dumb questions when you have them and the answer is not obvious. This will help us in figuring out what kind of guides need to be written (+ you learn stuffs)
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Re: 8th Edition Wood Elf Tactica

Postby Wargaming93 » 30 Dec 2013, 12:15

Akaba wrote:
Wargaming93 wrote:Thanks for getting this all organised!

Il especially need the starting a wood elves army section seen as I'm new! Haha


It will be of use to us if you ask the dumb questions when you have them and the answer is not obvious. This will help us in figuring out what kind of guides need to be written (+ you learn stuffs)



Exactly :-)
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Re: 8th Edition Wood Elf Tactica

Postby Akaba » 01 Jan 2014, 16:05

Eagles: http://www.ulthuan.net/forum/viewtopic.php?f=66&t=33028

Not from here but still good info (was trying to decide what to write next, surprised that this wasnt done :P )
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Re: 8th Edition Wood Elf Tactica

Postby Taringtoshnir » 01 Jan 2014, 19:01

I've found this really helpful thanks for putting this together has really helped in some games
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8th Edition Wood Elf Tactica

Postby godswearhats » 02 Jan 2014, 03:39

Akaba: I knew about the Ulthuan tactica on Eagles but I think we need a Wood Elf specific one.
The top Wood Elf tactica and painting/modelling guides are on The LEAF.
Read this guide if you'd like to contribute.

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Re: 8th Edition Wood Elf Tactica

Postby SquidBoy » 02 Jan 2014, 23:54

brilliant stuff. It will be very useful when it grows and becomes more and more complete. I'm sadly too inexperienced to contribute with articles. But my games count is increasing and someday I might write a tactica of my own to be included here.. :)

very nice initiative gwh.
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Re: 8th Edition Wood Elf Tactica

Postby godswearhats » 06 Jan 2014, 23:27

Is there anyone who plays another army (or against another army a lot) who would like to write a tactica vs them? Especially the ones we have no discussions for.

I'm looking @popisdead for a Beastman one maybe :-) ? Any other takers?
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Re: 8th Edition Wood Elf Tactica

Postby LandonElf » 06 Jan 2014, 23:54

godswearhats wrote:Is there anyone who plays another army (or against another army a lot) who would like to write a tactica vs them? Especially the ones we have no discussions for.

I'm looking @popisdead for a Beastman one maybe :-) ? Any other takers?


I run dwarfs as my secondary, but their new book is allegedly less than a month away. So i will refrain from making a tactica on them until after I get some games under my belt
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Re: 8th Edition Wood Elf Tactica

Postby godswearhats » 06 Jan 2014, 23:56

OK, I'll hold ya to it ;-)
The top Wood Elf tactica and painting/modelling guides are on The LEAF.
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Re: 8th Edition Wood Elf Tactica

Postby Talarian » 17 Jan 2014, 20:47

Great post gwh! Helped a lot! I hope to contribute once I've acquired enough experience myself.
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Re: 8th Edition Wood Elf Tactica

Postby godswearhats » 17 Jan 2014, 21:24

Thanks :-)
The top Wood Elf tactica and painting/modelling guides are on The LEAF.
Read this guide if you'd like to contribute.

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Re: 8th Edition Wood Elf Tactica

Postby AegonTheConqueror » 22 Jan 2014, 06:36

Tomb kings is my main army, so maybe when I get some more games under my belt with wood elves I could help with an article against them. If nobody else tackles it first of course.
 
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Re: 8th Edition Wood Elf Tactica

Postby godswearhats » 22 Jan 2014, 19:39

That would be sweet! I've never faced them, so I'd be very interested in reading it myself.
The top Wood Elf tactica and painting/modelling guides are on The LEAF.
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Re: 8th Edition Wood Elf Tactica

Postby popisdead » 22 Jan 2014, 20:06

godswearhats wrote:
I'm looking @popisdead for a Beastman one maybe :-) ?


A few years ago when the leaf was fairly dormant I talked to Beither about it and wrote something up but it stayed in draft mode.

I will go looking for it, maybe send it along.
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Re: 8th Edition Wood Elf Tactica

Postby godswearhats » 23 Jan 2014, 00:20

Cool, thanks.

On my todo list is to migrate all of these to the Leaf.
The top Wood Elf tactica and painting/modelling guides are on The LEAF.
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Re: 8th Edition Wood Elf Tactica

Postby godswearhats » 04 Feb 2014, 22:02

Calling for volunteers! If there's an article up there you'd like to write, let me know! If you've got another cool idea, write it and send me a link :-)
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Re: 8th Edition Wood Elf Tactica

Postby Pawiie » 09 Apr 2014, 11:48

I'm really hoping for something good around Drycha - I'm going to try and field her this weekend...
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