**NEW CODEX!** Orks vs Craftworlds 1500pts | Warhammer 40,000 Battle Report

Avatar The Chef August 14, 202163  61 63 Likes

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The new Orks rampage onto Freeview, but can the Aspects of Biel-Tan halt their Waaagh!?

00:00 Intro

01:52 Craftworlds List

03:57 Orks List

07:21 Mission

08:17 Game Intro

09:43 Game

1:28:26 Boing!

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The Army Lists are:

Orks

++ Battalion Detachment ++

Clan Kultur: Goffs

+ HQ +

Warboss in Mega Armour: Warlord- Brutal But Kunnin’, Relic- Da Krushin’ Armour

Weirdboy: Extra Gubbinz- Scorched Gitbonez

+ Troops +

20x Boyz
Boss Nob: Big Choppa, Slugga
19x Ork Boyz: Choppa, Slugga

20x Boyz
Boss Nob: Big Choppa, Slugga
19x Ork Boyz: Choppa, Slugga

20x Boyz
Boss Nob: Big Choppa, Slugga
19x Ork Boyz: Choppa, Slugga

10x Gretchin

10x Gretchin

10x Gretchin

+ Elites +

5x Meganobz
Boss Meganob: 2x Killsaws
4x Meganob: 2x Killsaws

Painboy

+ Fast Attack +

Megatrakk Scrapjet

Megatrakk Scrapjet

+ Heavy Support +

Battlewagon: ‘ard Case

++ Total: 1500pts ++

Craftworlds

++ Battalion Detachment ++

Craftworld Attribute: Biel-Tan

+ HQ +

Farseer Skyrunner: Warlord- Natural Leader, Singing Spear, Powers- Doom, Executioner

Jain Zar

Warlock Skyrunner: Relic- The Spirit Stone of Anath’lan, Witchblade, Powers- Smite, Protect/Jinx

+ Troops +

5x Dire Avengers
Dire Avenger Exarch: 2x Avenger Shuriken Catapults, Exarch Power- Bladestorm
4x Dire Avengers

5x Dire Avengers
Dire Avenger Exarch: 2x Avenger Shuriken Catapults, Exarch Power- Bladestorm
4x Dire Avengers

5x Dire Avengers
Dire Avenger Exarch: 2x Avenger Shuriken Catapults, Exarch Power- Bladestorm
4x Dire Avengers

+ Elites +

10x Howling Banshees
Howling Banshee Exarch: Executioner, Shuriken Pistol, Exarch Power- Decapitating Strike
9x Howling Banshees

10x Howling Banshees
Howling Banshee Exarch: Executioner, Shuriken Pistol, Exarch Power- Decapitating Strike
9x Howling Banshees

10x Howling Banshees
Howling Banshee Exarch: Executioner, Shuriken Pistol, Exarch Power- Decapitating Strike
9x Howling Banshees

+ Dedicated Transport +

Wave Serpent: Shuriken Cannon, Twin Bright Lance

Wave Serpent: Shuriken Cannon, Twin Bright Lance

Wave Serpent: Shuriken Cannon, Twin Bright Lance

++ Total: 1,500pts ++



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Daniel Wright
Daniel Wright
1 year ago

Well done Beard – gave them Guardians and that Yan Zeer a roight good krumpin, dincha? Noice!

Christoph Grossmann
Lodge Warrior Member
Christoph Grossmann
1 year ago

In Ork Round 3 – Couldn’t Beard raise the banner with the boyz in case da jump doesn’t go off and it would count as have been set because the unit haven’t done anything.

Christopher Skeggs
Lodge Warrior Member
Christopher Skeggs
1 year ago

Great battlerep. I had a similar match up vs Orks on Tuesday.
And managed to table the Orks.

Do you guys have any scorpions? Deep striking, warlock on JetBike to speed over and support. Lovely combo!

De_Polignac
De_Polignac
1 year ago

Beard is literally the best

KilljoyHexx
Lodge Member
KilljoyHexx
1 year ago

Katie throwing memes out gives me strength

Beverley Martin
Beverley Martin
1 year ago

I love Beard’s banner talk, “Yeah, I pulled them down from the pole and blew me nose!” Katie, real ladylike-Eldar like, “that’s so disrespectful.”
Yeah, Katie, it’s the ORKS!

DroopyUnicorn
DroopyUnicorn
1 year ago

Jinx! Jinx! Jinx!, yep definitely Jinx

Jeremy Taylor
Jeremy Taylor
1 year ago

You can tell Katie is getting more at home with being behind a camera and playing 40k. She is going to be a great asset to your team as you continue to develop reports and a rhythm with her as part of the team. I laughed a lot during this game, so good job, and thanks for the entertainment as always! beard, I don’t know who, or what you sacrificed to the dice gods, but it’s nice to see you not rolling all ones and twos all of the time. it’s quite scary how good you really are when you… Read more »

Optimisticpaint
Lodge Warrior Member
Optimisticpaint
1 year ago

Great batrep!
Have you considered doing an overlay of deployment zones during the setup part of the video?

Altansar
Lodge Warrior Member
Altansar
1 year ago

I think that you might have forgotten that Biel-Tan has reroll 1’s for shuriken weapons for aspect warriors

James Wildman
Lodge Member
James Wildman
1 year ago

Excellent bat rep, team. Fab to see Katie taking on a new army, and great to see a little of what the Orks can do in 9th too – can’t wait for the faction focus. Cheers everyone!

Miles Scholl
Miles Scholl
1 year ago

OI LADS, THAT WAS A GOOD WAGHHHH

Pickledham
Pickledham
1 year ago

I had commented a few videos ago about some of the banter directed at Beard maybe going a little too far. I just wanted to write that all the games since then have been really good. The camaraderie amongst everyone seems amazing, with just enough banter to keep it interesting. Katie is doing a fantastic job and has fit in seamlessly. This is just another example as to why you guys are the best warhammer content on the internet.

Viktor
Lodge Member
Viktor
1 year ago

Could you please use some Lynxes in a CWE League game, I know you have 3 Warp Hunters and those have nearly identical dimensions so it won’t be a stretch to proxy Lynxes with them.

BloatedGoat
BloatedGoat
1 year ago

Great show as ever – one thing that’s confusing me a little is the breaking heads strat – its costs 2 CP (so the same as insane bravery) but it also causes you to lose models – why then would you ever pick it rather than insane bravery?

Navarras
Navarras
1 year ago

Great episode, loved the banter, felt really fun – just can’t understand why anyone thought this wouldn’t be a complete walk over for the orks?! Anyway, great to see Katie noticeably more at home and everyone having a good time

Michael Gilbert-Hill
Michael Gilbert-Hill
1 year ago

Really enjoyed watching this game. Beard as entertaining as ever and Katie seems to be settling in well and has taken the feedback from her first game on board.
Eldar really need some love, hopefully not too much longer.

Viktor
Lodge Member
Viktor
1 year ago

CWE are in such a sorry state, it’s sad to see the Aspect warriors reduced to absolute garbage. Let’s take a howling banshee 15 points per model: 1.4+ save, no invuln, T3 (with an exarch power to get 5+FNP only in melee) 2. Garbage ranged output, 2A at S4 AP-3 and D1 in melee. 3. Incredibly reliant on inherently unreliable psychic support to get anything done. 4. +3 to charge after advancing 5. only one loadout (no special weapons) Now let’s compare them to, let’s say, AdMech Vanguard only *8p*: 1. Obsec, troops, Alpha can take Melee weapons including power… Read more »

Caleb Wood
Lodge Member
Caleb Wood
1 year ago

Post-punk new waagh-ve perhaps?

Huw Tindall
Huw Tindall
1 year ago

Are 1500pt batreps, outside of league games, the new thing for TT? Personally I like 1500 point games as there are less assets on the field so playing the mission suddenly becomes a lot harder and list selection needs to adjust. 2000 points games on 9th edition board sizes feel so crowded.

Sam Reed
Lodge Member
Sam Reed
1 year ago

Lovely Game! Excellent Orking friend @Beard – great to see you on board. @Katie, smashing it – and lovely to see you broaden the army base, the mighty @spider, mighty as ever, bringing order to the madness.

DelinquentBunny
Lodge Member
DelinquentBunny
1 year ago

Katie, demand to play the World Eaters. just take them off Lawrence, flick his nose if you must, but take them. I just want to see a Katie based Kharn phase…

Willi
Willi
1 year ago

This was actually the first time I heard Beards real name 😀

Beverley Martin
Beverley Martin
1 year ago

So stoked that you ran the Goffs. I new the green tide would come back with a vengeance. Up the ORKS!

Last edited 1 year ago by Beverley Martin
Robert Harrison
Robert Harrison
1 year ago

interestingly the meganobs have 5 attacks each with dual killsaws.
each kill saw has the wording “….it makes 1 additional attack with this weapon”
meaning they get 1 additional attack per killsaw

This might be a mistake (sadly 1 of many in this codex) as previously they only got 1 extra attack for having 2 killsaws equipped.
but rules as written they have an extra attack with 5 each now

Last edited 1 year ago by Robert Harrison
William
Lodge Warrior Member
William
1 year ago

Katie already seems way more confident as a presenter, the banter is awesome. Keep up the good work!

Katie
Crew Member
1 year ago

👀

Smythe
Lodge Member
Smythe
1 year ago

May I put forth the following, since there’s already an Operatic Waagh.
The Speedmetal Waagh (may or may not include a 15min guitar solo) as Speedwaagh
The Final Waagh (to the tune of Final Countdown) as Ghaz’s Waagh.

Metalfist
1 year ago

when it STARTS with an operatic WAAAAAGH, you know it’s gonna be a good one.

Brett Pettitt
Lodge Member
Brett Pettitt
1 year ago

It’s almost like watching an episode of the 3 stooges with the sound effects added.

And I hope she uses protect today… 😁

Stefano
Lodge Warrior Member
Stefano
1 year ago

Really fun, you had an awesome mood in there! The operatic Waaagh was great, too. I want to rehiterate that the setup with three of you is perfect and enhance everything, Katie is growing as a player really fast and Beard is doing a great job in editing too.

Uddhava
Lodge Member
Uddhava
1 year ago

the operatic waaaghh!

Ashnaradak
Lodge Warrior Member
Ashnaradak
1 year ago

Lawrence, could you please tell me if I as a Craftworlds player, can have some hope for decent future codex?