Firestorm Armada

Adepticon 2017

Posted by on Jan 10, 2017

Adepticon 2017

Greetings Admirals, Commodores, Generals and Supreme Commanders. As you may have read on various social media sites and on the Community Forum, Spartan Games will be supporting the Spartan events at Adepticon 2017 which is taking place in Schaumburg Illinois in the United States. Spartan Linde is heading up the crew of Vanguards running the six events on the schedule this year. These include Dystopian Wars, Firestorm Planetfall, Halo: Fleet Battles and Halo: Ground Command tournaments account for four of the events. The Flashpoint Amber FSA Narrative and The 3rd Schaumburg Prime Offensive...

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Feedback from the Survey – Part II

Posted by on Oct 27, 2016

Feedback from the Survey – Part II

Feedback from the Survey – Part II By Spartan Neil Hi all and welcome to the second of my blogs to dig deeper into the survey results you so graciously assisted us in collecting. This time around I want to follow up the question we asked you: EXACTLY what does support mean to you? If we quickly recap on the top answers you came back with: 1) Release of new models 2) Scenarios and Battle Reports 3) Release of new Rules 4) Campaign Blogs 5) Painting Guides 6) Organised play materials Before you read on, my apologies for the length of this blog – there is lots to talk about. I will also...

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Flashpoint Amber – The Trap is Sprung!

Posted by on Oct 10, 2016

Flashpoint Amber – The Trap is Sprung!

The powers of the Kurak Alliance have begun their grand assault on the Amber System, but their Zenian League enemies have not been idle. Indeed, the conflict which now consumes the Amber System has come about at least partially by Zenian design! Having sown a web of lies about the secrets of the Amber System, Zenian Commanders now watch with amusement as their Kurak enemies open a new front in the galactic war. As equally frustrated as their enemies by the stalemate in the Storm Zone, the Zenian member races have made strenuous efforts to ensure that they will be well positioned to fight...

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In Focus – The Firestorm Galaxy

Posted by on Oct 6, 2016

In Focus – The Firestorm Galaxy

It is always fun to go back and look at the models you have made for a game, and recently a collection of photographs sent to me by a French painter I know inspired me to kick off a new series of articles where I pick on some of my favourite fleets/races and discuss them with you all. I’m going to simply call them In Focus, and they will cater for our games and products. My first choice of topic was a simple one after Francois Niaux, a talented painter who I had the pleasure of exchanging emails with two/three years ago, kindly emailed me images of his stunning Sorylian Collective models....

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Flashpoint Amber

Posted by on Sep 20, 2016

Flashpoint Amber

Flashpoint Amber: The Medusa Offensive Although the vast Terran-Dindrenzi War rolls on, the conflict has ground itself to a stalemate. The multitudes of warring races continue to slaughter each other with no sign of victory. Despite intensive Zenian League assaults managing to forge some inroads into Terran Alliance, Aquan Prime and Sorylian Collective space, such offensive thrusts have failed to turn the tide of the war. The Alliance of Kurak, as the triple pact between the Terran, Aquan and Sorylian dominions is known, has managed to absorb the initial shock, denying the Zenian powers the...

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Flashpoint Firestorm

Posted by on Sep 13, 2016

Flashpoint Firestorm

Flashpoint Firestorm Welcome all to the first of our new series of Firestorm Galaxy articles, Flashpoint Firestorm. We’ll be using these rolling articles to discuss both our Firestorm Armada and Planetfall games under the same umbrella. They are, after all, part of the same stunningly exciting Galaxy, and their fates are definitely intertwined. These articles will be used to discuss and deliver a wide range of information over the coming weeks and months, improving our communications with you and keeping you more up-to-date with our plans.  Subjects will include new and expanded narratives...

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