Dark Angels vs World Eaters | Warhammer 40,000 Battle Report

Avatar Jinx April 15, 202396  84 96 Likes

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It’s a Primarch showdown!! The Lion has finally risen to guide Bard against the heretic Chef, but will he be able to stand toe-to-toe with the Daemon Primarch of the World Eaters?

**NOTICE** This was filmed before the April 2023 Balance Dataslate change to Inner Circle. We’re good, but we’re not see-into-the-future good!

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The Chef
Crew Member
7 months ago

If you’ve scrolled this far to comment “BuT DeaTHWinG Don’T hAVe TRanSHuMAn AnYMore!1!”
We know.
We filmed and edited this last week.
Before the Dataslate was even released.
We can’t see the future (well, at least).
We can’t film and edit a game in a single day, especially since we’re moving our entire Studio (so many boxes)
We even acknowledged that fact in the video description as well, which you scrolled past.
Thanks for letting us know though ๐Ÿ˜…

Kieran Dale
Kieran Dale
6 months ago

We need to see a rematch of this

Simon Collins
Simon Collins
7 months ago

Blimey Fletcher, them primarchs. And a game that did them justice

Robert Sildatke
Robert Sildatke
7 months ago

What an EPIC GAME. THANK YOU ! btw. those Paintings from Flechter are not of this World!!!!

Christopher Greenhill
Christopher Greenhill
7 months ago

It’s great seeing people playing and just having fun….watching you guys play is how I wish my gaming group played. A greater focus on fun and story telling a little less on outright blitzing each game.

Tomas Fisher
Tomas Fisher
7 months ago

who is he and what has he done with the bard? There were noowhere near enough 1s rolled in this game lmao

Imperial Grunt
Lodge Member
Imperial Grunt
7 months ago

Super fun Batrep! I really love the classic matchups. But there were two things that would have pushed things to the absolute limit!
1) The turn the Lion arrived, Bard you had to say โ€œGuards! Knights! Squires! Prepare for battle! and que โ€œO Fortunaโ€
2) After the Lion arrived, as many Tywin Lannister quotes as possible!

I have to go watch Excalibur now, for the 20th timeโ€ฆ

Pirran
Pirran
7 months ago

Pretty interesting seeing Azrael finish off Kharn, given that when they met in the fluff in the audiobook “The Trials of Azrael”, Kharn soundly beat the Chapter Master of the Dark Angels and forced him to sneak away from the fight.
Lots of old grudges in this match.

Jake Conroy
Jake Conroy
7 months ago

Absolutely enjoyable game fellas, cinematic as always. Each turn was just clap back and forth hahahaha love it โค๏ธ

Daniel Hawthorne
Daniel Hawthorne
7 months ago

This game was dooooooooope.

Jason Beardsley
Jason Beardsley
7 months ago

Bard and Chef, what a fantastic game! That was a lot of fun!
Fletcher, you do such wonderful work, I can’t wait to see what else you’re working on!
Jinx, you’re a riot! ๐Ÿ˜‚

Matt Hall
Matt Hall
7 months ago

The Lion looks like Charles Dance, in the Golden child he played a demon in disguise as well!๐Ÿค”๐Ÿ˜†

Beren
Beren
7 months ago

The poor tree never had a chance ๐Ÿ™

Molkiern
Molkiern
7 months ago

Good to see the Bard cashed in on his good luck rolls. Two games in a row that have been rather good !

Joshua Bates
Joshua Bates
7 months ago

Do you guys know, in a normal game if you take assassination as a secondary, do you get points every time you kill Angron, if he comes back, or only the once?

Tom Griffiths
Tom Griffiths
7 months ago

I can’t stop hearing the Exalted Egg-Bound.

Frozenwidget
Frozenwidget
7 months ago

How do you guys think the game would have faired if this was filmed post balance data slate?

Edward Coates
Edward Coates
7 months ago

Wow!! Just wow!! What a game and what a last game in the studio. Hats off to you all for making such fantastic content a real joy to watch.

NMsGhost
NMsGhost
7 months ago

The Bard had some of his best rolling ever in this game. This was a lot of fun to watch. Thanks for putting it together.

Huw Tindall
Huw Tindall
7 months ago

Fun report guys! Feel liked peak 9th with so much OP stuff all over the place. 10th can’t come quick enough where I hope it gets less killy by a large degree.

Christopher Krueger
Lodge Member
Christopher Krueger
7 months ago

The Faceman does it again. The Lion looks even more like Charles Dance then other versions do.

Dale Johnson
Dale Johnson
7 months ago

This one was special ๐Ÿ™

Nils Martin
Nils Martin
7 months ago

the return of Dave’s epic chainmail! love it

James Thistleton
Lodge Member
James Thistleton
7 months ago

This was the most epic batrep ever dudes!!! ๐Ÿค˜๐Ÿค˜๐Ÿค˜ also just holy heck Fletcher ๐Ÿ‘Œ๐Ÿ‘Œ๐Ÿ‘Œ

Elias Spiller
Elias Spiller
7 months ago

What a game!! Nail biter right through

SETH DUNAVANT
Lifetime Member
SETH DUNAVANT
7 months ago

Chef, there’s one box of exalted Eightbound on Ebay for 55 American dollars. all the others are way over costed ;/

moonalex17
Lodge Member
moonalex17
7 months ago

SUCH AN EPIC GAME!!!!

Yann
Lodge Member
Yann
7 months ago

great game!!! love the show down.. what a boss that lion!! Amazing paint job Fletcher.. respect ๐Ÿ™‚

Philip Beickler
Lifetime Member
Philip Beickler
7 months ago

@Stig oh look! Here is where those Dark Talons ended up!

Brian Sterling
Brian Sterling
7 months ago

Loved this one! Sadly, I’ve had the same experience with Kharn, I want so much for him to be better than a CSM cultist, but sadly, they at least hold objectives and screen out backlines, where as he can’t even deal a single wound to a Terminator most of the time. So surprised to see so many berzerkers, thank you for doing the list that way, I don’t know for sure whether you would agree that maybe it was too many, but watching this I really did get the feeling of like, sure there’s a lot, but at 1dmg each,… Read more ยป

Andreas Jensen
Andreas Jensen
7 months ago

Fletcher’s paint jobs are just so freaking gorgeous!!!

Steve Day
Steve Day
7 months ago

Can someone explain how a chaplain is wounding Angron on 2s. Not saying itโ€™s wrong just donโ€™t know how.
Cheers

Jonathan Haynes
Lodge Member
Jonathan Haynes
7 months ago

Blood for the Blood God, Skulls for the Skull Throne!
Yay, I get a rare opportunity to root for Chef.

Dalton ODonald
Dalton ODonald
7 months ago

Absolute joy to watch! Fletcher has done an amazing job painting the Lion and Angron. Always enjoy your content. Hopefully the brothers will meet again in 10th Edition for another epic showdown ๐Ÿ™‚

Ashwin Anenden
Ashwin Anenden
7 months ago

Great BR guys well done!

Wael Riad
Lodge Member
Wael Riad
7 months ago

What an epic game, I really loved this one, everyone was happy ๐Ÿ˜Š and I am happy.

Seeing the lion fighting Angron was the fight we were waiting for, and what an amazing paint job ๐Ÿ‘

Commissar Pen
Commissar Pen
7 months ago

PASTRIES FOR THE PASTRY CHEF!! Mmmmmmmm, pastries ๐Ÿคค
Peak silliness guys! Much love!

Paul Flory
Paul Flory
7 months ago

I stead of chaos terminators have you got wrath mongers or skull reapers for aos? They make amazing eight bound

Paul Flory
Paul Flory
7 months ago

The narrative bunny in me screams yes! this is the battle that should be available for a Saturday excellent choice. Kill maim burn for the win I hope!

Erih Pazanin
Erih Pazanin
7 months ago

After a failed attempt to get the limited edition Lion novel today I really needed something to cheer me up.
To answer your question – yes, you peaked with this one. Battlefield was thematic, armies looking great and Fletcher’s primarchs are my 2 favorite versions of them painted I’ve seen so far (he even did the Watcher carrying the helmet I wanted to do).

Thanks guys! Perfect send off for the studio.

Greg Gonzalez
Greg Gonzalez
7 months ago

Awesome battle report! And that Lion is amazingly painted. Greta work Fletcher.

Chris Clarke
Chris Clarke
7 months ago

Kharn slaying the terrain when no models are near by needs to be house rule from now on.

James Mowatt
Lodge Member
James Mowatt
7 months ago

FOR THE LION! That was a banger! That Chaplain is an absolute chad. Weโ€™ve also discovered Chefโ€™s latest gripe: models surviving on 1 Wound.

kyle weaver
kyle weaver
7 months ago

What can I say fletcher you’ve done it again. Fair play on what you have done with the lion

Hobby Hooch
Hobby Hooch
7 months ago

Daddy Lion comes back and cures the curse on James’ dice! This was all he needed it seems!

Stefano
Lodge Warrior Member
Stefano
7 months ago

I never played Dark Angels, but I like the Lion model so much that I preordered him anyway.
And what an incredible, stunning, amazing job did Fletcher on him!
I will give my all in painting him even though I will not be able to come close to Fletcher’s work, I am really looking forward tohave him on my desk.

Last edited 7 months ago by Stefano
Guillaume Corbe
Guillaume Corbe
7 months ago

BRAVO @Fletcher for the magnificent painting job on Papa Johnson ๐Ÿ‘ !

Archmike
Lodge Warrior Member
Archmike
7 months ago

Intelligence is knowing tomatoes are a fruit.

Wisdom is not putting them in a fruit salad.

Stompy the Bear
Lodge Member
Stompy the Bear
7 months ago

Fletcher – your Lion is absolutely incredible. Please please please do a tutorial on how you do faces?

Lorenz Berger
Lorenz Berger
7 months ago

Are Terminator lists still valid for dark angels? Or are they not worth it anymore?

Archmike
Lodge Warrior Member
Archmike
7 months ago

Some say he was found wandering in a forest as a child having been raised by squirrels.

Some say he’s followed around everywhere by midgets in robes. It may just be Katie though. Or Jawas.

Some even say he’s spent the last 10,000 years asleep under a rock.

All we know is… He’s called the Bard.