Quick overview from last weeks game. 2000 points Alpha Legion v Ultramarines. [[Future games I’ll include the lists of the day]]
The mission was secure & control (player with most victory points at the end of the game wins)
Ultramarines Turn 1•
Fireraptor blasted off the map (First blood) by mass fire from Primaris Hellblasters. Also Hellblasters sit on objective. Intersecessor squads advance toward nearest objectives.
Alpha Legion Turn 1•
Primaris Replusor destroyed by combined fire from Havoc squads. Chaos space marine (CSM) units advance to nearest objectives. Significant wounds made on Redemptor Dreadnought.
Ultramarines Turn 2•
Reivers & Inceptors drop on mid and left flank of Alpha Legion deployment zone, significant losses to one unit of Havocs & a CSM unit. Intersecessor squads sit on objectives.
Alpha Legion Turn 2•
All Reivers cleared by combination of CSM, Contemptor Dreadnoughts & Warlord, most Inceptors destroyed by mass fire from CSM & Havoc squad.
Ultramarines Turn 3•
One squad of Intersecessors advances onto middle objective, also Redemptor advances toward middle of map. Minor damage to Alpha Legion as Intersecessors sit on objectives.
Alpha Legion Turn 3•
Contemptor Dreadnoughts advance to middle of map, one fails to charge, other punches Redempor Dreadnought in half, then continues to move out of cover into Hellblaster firing line.
CSM unit on right flank advances towards enemy held objective.
Middle CSM unit & Warlord advance to middle objective, whilst Havocs hold rear objectives.
Ultramarines Turn 4•
Nearest Contemptor Dreadnought destroyed by Hellblasters, second destroyed by Primais Lieutenant & Intersecessors.
Right flank Intersecessors shoot at nearest CSM unit.
Middle Intersecessors sitting on objective shoot into CSM unit.
Alpha Legion Turn 4•
Middle of table objecive being held by Ultramarines is charged by reminent of CSM unit & Warlord. Now held.
Right flank in cqb for objective. [Contested]
Rear objective still held by Havocs.
We both agreed to call time as it was getting quite late in the day, and families to see.
Ultramarines held two objectives (6 points) & scored first blood (1 point)
Alpha Legion held three objectives (9 points)
final scores 9 – 7 to Alpha Legion.