Monthly Archives: September 2014

The Haqq Attack (N2)

Barid – Religious Hacker Lt. Option I see Haqqislam as a faction of aggression. We do not have high ARM or many Wounds to survive hits and the best defense is a strong offense. This manifests in a variety of … Continue reading

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Important People- Mission Mondays

Another “very simple” Scenario for Infinity- this one so simple- I think it could even be injected into a normal game- an easy element that is described in the rules but not implemented- civilians. This scenario feels like a special … Continue reading

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Painting Tunes

I do a lot of painting.  Well, I try to do a lot of painting, when I have the time.  In the background, I’m either watching tv shows that don’t require the most attention or listening to music that inspires me to … Continue reading

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How Does Superhero Crime Shows Stack Up?

Last month, I made the comparison between Person of Interest and The Blacklist to Gotham as superhero crime shows. Their debut episodes of this season have aired and now it’s time to compare. First, I’ve got to praise The Blacklist … Continue reading

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Deadshot – Bang, You’re Dead

“Hello Batman. I see you decoded my message. Well done. But I’m afraid playtime’s over. Come meet me at the bank so I can put a bullet in you and collect my prize. Oh – and in case you’re thinking … Continue reading

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The Perfect Composition

A lot of new players in Infinity are simply bewildered by choice. They read a bit, slap together a list and then ask to have it rated. Here’s a check list you can go through. First, you must try to … Continue reading

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Heroic Archetypes and Batman’s Abundance of…?

There are a few archetypal roles when it comes to superheroes and villains. You’ve got the strong, the fast or the smart. Typically, a hero can consist of two or more of these archetypes and only their greatest foes may … Continue reading

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Countering the Surprise Attack (N2)

Let’s talk about the AD/Infiltration surprise attack.  Surprise attacks are the order of the day in Infinity, after all, but how can you react to threats you don’t see coming? You already have to deal with multiple possible attack vectors … Continue reading

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Mission Monday – Dirty Bomb

In the midst of a bloody civil war, remote scout units have discovered a buried heap of strange metal just outside a recently-bombed command post.  Rumour has it that the command post was set up to coordinate a dig, and … Continue reading

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Those Without A Name

Ah, the Wu Ming – one of the least-played links in the Imperial Service, and one of the even less-often played units in Yu Jing.  There’s a small handful of reasons these heavies received so little attention in N2, but … Continue reading

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