Category Archives: Deadzone

Deadzone Scenery Details

I’ve been collecting interesting bits to do a series on building Deadzone scenery. The idea was to start with the basics and explore various ways of adding detail as we went on. This is partly because it’s something I’m asked … Continue reading

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Mantic Open Day Piccies

Got the pictures to work now. No idea what that was all about. Anyway… I’ll cover DKH in another post. These are some pics of the different stuff that was going on during the day, to give you a flavour. … Continue reading

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DZ Experimental Rule Number 2

This was actually something that got removed while we were simplifying things during Deadzone’s development. However, I rather like it. Simple, easy to remember, and helps balance out the opening moments of the battle. It also nicely reflects the confusion and … Continue reading

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Latest DZ FAQ Update

I thought I might finish going through all the comments today. Didn’t quite do that, though I got pretty close. I’ve got a bunch of odds and ends from various places to tie in, plus a handful left on the … Continue reading

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Climb, Sprint And Move Actions In DZ

There have been a number of questions around the 3 different movement based actions in Deadzone. I thought I’d take a moment to discuss some of the decisions behind using this particular mix.   Move This is the basic action … Continue reading

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Posted a new FAQ for DZ. I said it would go up today, and though it’s a bit later than I’d expected as far as I’m concerned it’s still “today” till I’ve gone to bed :) There’s more to do, … Continue reading

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I’ve decided to post the next iteration of the DZ FAQ tomorrow rather than today, as originally planned. Some of the answers I’ve been working on are a bit involved and need some more cross referencing before they’re published to ensure … Continue reading

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DZ FAQ Update As Promised

Well here we are at the end of the week, and as I said I would, I’ve added some more updates to the Deadzone FAQ. Most of the time I’ve been able to spend has been on the long discussions of defender … Continue reading

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Deadzone: Infinite Fights

Probably the most common question I’m asked about Deadzone are about linked Fights. This has been called several things like daisy chain combats, infinite fights and so on, and according to some folk it’s the most over-powerful thing going. Opinions differ … Continue reading

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Deadzone: Defender Shields

Even though you guys haven’t got the models yet, there are obviously people who want to proxy some Enforcers with defender shields. Alternatively, you might be playing in a campaign and have acquired them there. Either way, here are not only the … Continue reading

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