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.