Battle Report – Imperial Guard and Space Marines fight the Eldar xenos

This was a fascinating battle, and Daft Goblin’s first game in the Forces of Darkness! 1500 points of Imperial Guard dug in, with a 1500pts force of Ultramarines in drop pods (under the control of Leonidas) prepared to take the fight to the 3000pts Eldar of Kipparn craftworld.

Dicing for the scenario and turn resulted in a capture the objective, dawn of war situation. Placing only a few units of troops and HQ definitely didn’t favor the eldar, and losing the choice of side cost them cover and the first turn, depriving them of mobility.

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The Imperatoris Aquilae

The Imperatoris Aquilae, or the Emperor’s Eagles, are a Space Marine chapter with a strong heritage and adherence to the Codex Astartes. Primarily coloured in Red and Gold, with every company using a unique trim, they will be the new Imperial Space Marines deployed by Kipper! Strange rumours abound about their missing fourth company!