Christmas Eve, 41st millenium.
On the planet North Pole, the bomber of Santa Klaus and Santa Kraut is shot down by the Grinch, a terrible Necron Lord.
A team of squats is sent to retrieve the 2 proud pilots while the terrible Necrons are on their way too.
- The Necron and the Squat deploy on both sides.
- Moving within 3" of a Santa take control of the Santa.
- Whoever controls more Santa wins.
- You can move Santa out of the map on your border
- Uncontrolled Santa move d6" in a random direction (standard scatter dice)
|the Necrons are approaching
|Enemy at the gate
|the squat are fast moving but Santa moved toward the Necrons
|Form a line
|Turn 2: one Santa moved toward the Squats
|the Squats are contesting a Santa
|Using cover as much as possible
|Squat are fighting close combat
|Melta vs Necron
|the Melta wins
|the Squats are clearing the South side
|More squats are closing in
|Scion Lieutenant engaging Necron's leader
|4 squats vs 2 necrons seems a winnable
|The Squats starts to feel the effect of the low Imperial Guard leadership
|One Santa out
|the Necrons are slowly but surely clawing back at the Squat
|Protecting the last Santa
|Final battle view
|Aerial view of the battle, last turn
With the 7th turn finished, the Necrons were getting back in control. The squat got quite a beating but stayed in, thanks to lucky rolls.
The Santas are back to Rain-Dear base, and ready to drop more gift to the Necrons in this war.
A very funny game.