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In the Iron Kingdoms Unleashed Roleplaying Game Adventure Kit scenario Hogwash, the bog trog Lurk and the farrow Knor are bitter enemies, having nursed a grudge against each other for several years. So, what’s the source of this animosity?

Path of Devastation: Riven Bonds Begins Today!

Mist speakers are a career unique to the bog trog race. In bog trog culture they fill a role somewhere between that of a shaman and a chieftain’s advisor, hearing and interpreting the whispers of the great swamp beast Ashiga. The bog trogs believe this powerful entity slumbers in a mythical swamp and communicates with the mist speakers in its dreams. The fact that Ashiga’s wishes often align with a mist speaker’s own is entirely a coincidence, we promise.

If you’ve read any of the fiction in our anthology books, in No Quarter magazine, in the organized play league seasons, and even in the occasional Skull Island eXpeditions product, you’ve likely seen the names Aeryn Rudel and William Shick on a fairly regular basis.

Week 2 of the Journeymen League has come to an end and it’s going great! In this particular league there are 36 participants in total with only six having played the game previously. As such, at this point in time the majority of games have been learning experiences for the participants. Learning the mechanics of Focus, Fury and power attacks can be a daunting task, but the slow grow style of the league gives players lots of time to learn and practice. That’s my favorite part about this league: all the new players and all the excitement they bring to the game.

We’ve talked a bit about bone grinders, one of the new Iron Kingdoms Unleashed careers available in the new Unleashed Adventure Kit. Bone grinders are a versatile Gifted career able to perform the messy wilderness version of alchemy.

Week 1 of my local Journeyman League is done, and it’s time to reflect on some basic tactics and to ponder how to move ahead to week 2.

Being in charge of Privateer Press’ forums and social media means I get to spend a lot of time looking at the amazing models our community shares online. Our Twitter feed is basically a 24/7 feed of incredible paint jobs and conversions, as our thousands of followers Tweet their hobby projects. From beginners painting their very first models to award-winning painters, I get to see everything across the spectrum of our models in color schemes that never cease to amaze me. Today I wanted to share a few things I’ve found both on Twitter and on our own forums over the past few months, and I hope you’ll contribute your own pics soon!

The next fiction vignette explores a question many of you might have: where exactly did that gator get his giant gun? Longchops has been infatuated with the accouterments of mankind for years by the time the Hogwash scenario in the Unleashed Adventure Kit begins, but once he was a simple gatorman living in the Widower’s Wood, preying on unfortunate travelers who wandered too far off the path.

I tend to hop through factions like a hummingbird, giving in to the temptation of the new and shiny perhaps a bit too often. But this year is going to be different! For 2015, my New Year’s resolution is to commit myself to a single HORDES faction and a single WARMACHINE faction. I’ve been dying to answer the call of the kriels for years, and in 2015 I’m finally going to focus on Trollbloods.

It’s that time of year again—the Privateer Press 2015 Keynote presentation is almost here! On February 6 at 10 A.M. EST, 7 A.M. PST, you’ll get your first look at some of the exciting 2015 new releases coming your way from Privateer Press. We’ll be streaming live from TempleCon, so whether you’re with us at the convention or watching over the Internet, you’ll be among the first to know what you can look forward to in the coming year. Then, on Saturday at around noon EST, 9 A.M. PST, be sure to come back for live-streaming coverage of the final rounds of the Iron Gauntlet from TempleCon. Watch some of the best players in the world compete for a spot in the Iron Gauntlet World Championship at Lock & Load GameFest 2015!

A lot of thought goes into which Privateer Pins to do next—in fact, we had a month-long discussion about how to balance the pins for release in 2015. Which pins would best be released at conventions? Which pins should be limited editions? Which pins should be unique to an event? Faction vs. character vs. insignia vs. variants, chibi vs. zombie vs. gobber. What gets translucence, which pins should be pin-on-pin, what special features can any given pin have?

Monster hunters. Their name says it all. They are the men and women (and bog trogs, farrow, gatormen, et cetera) who strike out into the territories of the biggest, meanest, and most dangerous creatures in western Immoren hoping to bag a few trophies. They are experts at tracking down and eliminating the deadly wildlife of western Immoren, and they possess a number of talents that make them excel at the task.

Hello, everyone! I wanted to tell you a bit about my 25-point Convergence of Cyriss army I painted for Lock & Load GameFest 2014. I just loved how it looked all put together on the table, and quite a few people seemed very interested in the color scheme, so I thought I’d take this opportunity to share my process with the community.

Last time we talked about Zocha’s careers and what she can do, so for this installment of Fridays Unleashed we’ll focus on who she is, what’s driving her, and what she can become. The following piece of new short fiction gives you a brief glimpse into the backstory of Zocha the Outcast.

The WARMACHINE & HORDES Journeyman League is Privateer Press’ official slow-grow league, designed to encourage new players to learn the game beginning with their chosen faction’s Battlegroup box. The Journeyman League rewards both a player’s in-game exploits and his or her skill with a paintbrush.

With the New Year at hand, the time feels ripe for a little self-reflection and the establishment of a few resolutions for 2015.

Today we are taking a closer look at one of the careers new to Unleashed, the Bloodweaver. Bloodweavers are a special group of Gifted characters who use their sacral blades to perform powerful magical attacks. This blood magic is a kind of sacrificial ritual that allows the Bloodweaver to invoke the awesome power of the Devourer Wurm.

The New Year has arrived, so I thought I’d give you a sneak peek at a couple of releases coming your way from Skull Island eXpeditions in 2015. It’s going to be a great year, chock full of exciting fiction highlighting characters from WARMACHINE and HORDES and a few characters and stories beyond the comfortable confines of the Iron Kingdoms.

Steamroller 2015 is here!

That’s right, ladies and gentlemen, the new tournament documents are now live and ready for download. Before you start reading, let’s go over some of the major changes you should note for each format.