Month: May 2018

Who Said Combat Was About Killing Things?

Today, in another lovely tactical segment, I go over some sneaky pile in tricks for you guys! Last week I covered how to charge things, so I figured it’d only be fitting to go over a trick I love to use when actually fighting things….

2 Live Streams 1 Channel…

Hey guys, I have two options for you! This week I’ll be playing and streaming 2 games. The first is tomorrow (May 31st) at 6pm EST and will be me playing ynari/eldar/de/harlequins vs former Nova Open winner and ETC team America player Justin Cook…

A Good Clown Will Turn That Frown Upside Down

It’s been roughly 40,000 years since Harlequins got a fully functional codex that was tournament legal with HQ’s and troops, but our Games Workshop overlords have finally delivered! For all you competitive 40k clown lovers out there I have good news and bad news…

Cheater No Cheating!

Hey everybody—my name is Justin Curtis. I’ve been rather heavily involved in the 40k tournament scene for the past 5+ years; my team has won the American Team Championships for 3 consecutive years, I was on the USA ETC 2016 team, and I had…

London GT Results Breakdown

This past weekend was the London GT, the largest 40k event in all of Europe. Over 450 players from across the world traveled to London to participate. This was set to be one of the premier events in the 40k tournament series. I’m sure…

Charging For Dummys

Hello fellow nerds! I’m here today to teach you about one of the most important phases in the game, the second Movement Phase! I mean the Charge Phase… The Charge and Fight phases are easily some of the most intricate in all of 40k,…

Nick Nanavati vs Jack Harpster- Imperial Tomato Bisque vs Imperial Chicken Noodle- Live Stream 5/16 at 1:30pm EST

Tomorrow, Wednesday May 16th at 1:30pm EST I’ll be battling my buddy Jack and his Imperial Soup with my Imperial Soup! Now wait! Before I bore you to death with 300 guardsmen and 11 factions, my list will be featuring the new Death Watch!…

Black is the New Black: A Deathwatch Codex Review

Hellllllo, I’ve missed you all so much. It’s been so long since our last chat.  Doctor Root has had you guys all to himself for the past 3 articles with his excellent series on How to Win the ITC, but now I’m back! And boy do…

The Brown Magic Goes to an RTT

Tomorrow I’ll be going to an RTT at The Only Game in Town in Somerville NJ. Classic 2k, ITC format with solid terrain. I’ve been going back and forth all week about what to play. I could play Eldar for ETC practice, which would…

Live Debate Nick Nanavati vs Matt Root 5/13 4:00pm EST

This Sunday Nick Nanavati will be debating Matt Root LIVE on The Brown Magic Premium! The debate will be held over facebook live for premium subscribers to watch live, so they can interact with us as we debate, and it will be saved onto…

How to Win the ITC Part 3

A How To Guide: Winning The ITCs Part 3 The Thoughts and the Thinkings of a Matt Root Buckle up kids, this is going to be the most contentious part of the series. Up until now, my articles on tournaments and how-to-do-that-thing-they-call-winning has all…

Nick Nanavati vs John Parsons Live Stream Thursday 5/10

Tomorrow I’ll be live streaming a game with John Parsons on my twitch channel https://www.twitch.tv/brownmagicnick. John is actually using my own personal tournament tested CSM/TS list against me, while I’m trying out something new. While our (my) lists have some similarities, most notably the TS…