Episode 83: The Las Vegas Open 2019
In this episode, we talk about the Las Vegas Open 2019. We talk about our experiences at the event, including what we did well and what we learned about playing the game of 40K. We also discuss the state of the game and how the game has evolved since the last LVO. We also have in interview with Skarri from SkaredCast on his LVO experience and his thoughts on 40k.
The LVO is held at Bally’s Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas.
There were over 600 players in the Competitive 40K championship, making it the single largest competitive event in the world.
Our Thoughts on…
Terrain and the tables
Does slow play exist anymore?
Overview of the missions
Always hold one objective/kill a unit, try to deny your opponent easy kills each turn while holding objectives.
Secondaries are extremely important!
Keep track each round and verify points with your opponent
What did we learn about the missions after playing them for over a year in the lead up to LVO?
Did we meet our expectations?
How did our games go.
What we did well and what we learned.
State of the game
Where is 40K at right now?
What kinds of lists/playstyles does this edition in this format favor?
Interview with Skarri
YouTube channel: SkaredCast
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