Tag: Icarus Miniatures

Icarus Project Battle Report: Playtesting the Praesidians

In today’s video battle report: We get to try out the Praesidians for the first time, G gets to try out playing as The Alliance for the first time, and we get a lesson in how speed kills… The Video The Facebook Page https://www.facebook.com/thedailydial/


Hobby Table: Icarus Project Alliance Outrider Bike Conversion

Too be honest I’m not sure why I thought this would be a good idea, or an easy job. Unlike the Nexus bike conversion I had previously done the Alliance Outrider is not even remotely in a pose to suit being mounted on a bike. This was by far my boldest conversion to date and…


Icarus Project Battle Report: Playtesting the URC

In today’s video battle report: We try out the URC against the Alliance using the Breakthrough scenario and the 0.2.3 version of the rules and discover that URC mechs are utterly terrifying… The Video The Facebook Page https://www.facebook.com/thedailydial/


Icarus Project Campaign Report: Game 3 – Attacker Extraction

In today’s video: G’s attacking Nexus force attempts to escape from the defending Alliance base with whatever intelligence they were able to grab, Lorenzo gets to try out Alliance Marines in his efforts to stop the Nexus from escaping to their waiting transports, and we get issued a hot-fix for missile launchers to make them…


Icarus Project Campaign Report: Game 2 – Experimental Tech Evac

In today’s video campaign report: Lorenzo’s Alliance tries to evacuate an experimental walker while G’s Nexus attempt to storm the facility and destroy it. Then the extra objectives start kicking in and its consoles, tanks and Gabriel Crosses, oh my!…


Hobby Table: Icarus Miniatures MDF Terrain Large Pod

In this article were going to take a closer look at the MDF terrain being produced by Icarus Miniatures in support of their game. Honestly I’ve never had any experience with MDF terrain before buying these packs through the kickstarter so I didn’t know what to expect. Now however I think I can safely say…


Icarus Project Campaign Report: Game 1 – Midnight Raid

In today’s video: We take the Icarus Project 0.2.2 rules out for a test drive in the first game of a three game campaign devised by G, Lorenzo tries to keep the Nexus from obtaining vital intelligence that will aid them in planning their next move, and G comes to appreciate the subtle changes made…


Icarus Project Battle Report: Brawler Dance Party Using the Beta 0.2.1 Rules

In today’s video battle report: We finally play a kill ’em all scenario, G tries out an all Brawler Nexus list, and Lorenzo camps harder than Bear Grylls……


Icarus Project Battle Report: Breakthrough Using the Beta 0.2.0 Rules

In this video battle report: G finally plays a close combat oriented Nexus list, Lorenzo sees the value of massed Def 5, and G repeatedly shouts “THE CHAMPION” between takes……


Icarus Project Battle Report: Prisoner Escape Using the Beta 0.2.0 Rules

In this video battle report: We try out a fun narrative oriented scenario, G discovers that the Nexus are actually pretty good at the whole facepunching thing, and Lorenzo makes a mad dash towards a merc in a box……