Wednesday, November 30, 2011

'Thomas the Tank Engine' and HotT

One of my two losses at HotT carnage was against one of the most innovative HotT armies I have ever seen - Stan's 'Thomas the tank engine' army. Thomas wasn't the rage when our kids were little, so I never really got to know the characters.. if you are a fan, you'll recognise them immediately. However the army certainly included a flyer, riders, a paladin, a knight and a God.



Stan brought the riders into action against Carruthers' line very quickly.


Carruthers' aerials tried to get around the flank ..


But his battle line fell apart far too quickly... ouch!!



A great game, albeit a little short for Carruthers' taste...

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