In Memoriam: Johan Jansen

As a club, the Cabal generally strives to be a place of happiness and enjoyment. However, there can be no joy when we have lost one of our oldest and dearest members and friends. Johan Jansen, known as Joppie to most in the club, has been a strong part of the club over the years…

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Looking Back On 2020

It has been a year of firsts for the Cabal. First one we’ve had to deal with a real-life plague. I not sure if the Horned Rat or Grandfather Nurgle take the blame for this or if those filthy Nomads and Haqq have let something out the labs. As such the club has not met…

Annual General Meeting 2020

It’s that time of year when we meet to discuss the past year and our plans for the Cabal going forward, our Annual General Meeting (AGM) When: Saturday, 31 October 2020 @ 12:00 Where: The Cabal Discord Channel – https://discord.gg/qD8gwN Please review our AGM 2019 minutes. If you are unable to attend and want another…

The Amundsen Gambit Round 1 – Narrative

Just before COVID-19 hit and shutdown face to face gaming, we completed the first round of our global Dropfleet Commander campaign, The Amundsen Gambit. The campaign will continue once most of the world has returned to some sense of normality. In the meantime though, we have some fiction based on the results and comments left…

A Prelude to the Amudsen Gambit – Battle Report: Incident# 0037546-387A

On a routine training exercise, Task Group FA-1 picked up a distress call from a nearby planetary outpost. The Task Group, comprising of the UCMS Vengeance, Defiant, and Hawkins capital ships of classes Moscow, Berlin and Seattle respectively, and supported by a frigate flotilla comprising of the Normandy, Hastings, Surprise and Bounty of classes Toulon…

Painting Rubric Marines – Part 1

I’ve always wanted to play Thousand Sons all the way back to 2nd edition, and these days it is a definite possibility. With that in mind, I recently acquired a couple of Thousand Sons Rubric Marines to join into the Kill Team and Grimdark Future fun at the club. Those that know me well know…