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  1. EDIT: Welcome to my thread. I'm a fairly new Infinity player, YuJing, former sinology-student, obsessed with tabletop. I think the game is incredible, CorvusBelli has the fire of a young, early 90's certain other tabletop company. Keep burning guys! I strive to create a gritty cyberpunk-table with asian theme. Feel free to follow me on my path to create the whore of YuTang, the twisted, cabled beauty of Neo-Shanghai. This section is new to give newcomers a quick and rough overview of what's going on in the thread and let you to know what you're getting into. Projects: Container crane, p.1: Shinawatra Tower, p.2: Malaysia Gate, p.3: IN PROGRESS> SuZhou Jie Slum, p.4: I hope you enjoy the thread. Thanks for watching. -Yunzhi, Sep.'15 --- Original section --- My old thread got archived. *sigh* I'm just too unfrequent a poster to keep a proper blog-thread running.Anyway, here's the link to the old thread if you wanna catch up on some wip. those who remember, the container crane is finally finished! God knows when it'll be painted though, I have to focus on some minis first.Let me know what you think!
  2. Hello fellow Yu Jing Commanders! As all of you know we Yu Jing Commanders are a blessed people, honoured by our opportunity to serve our proud Nation Yu Jing and to bring glory to our Celestial Emperor. But today I would like to inform all of you that even though we already are blessed and couldn't possible ask for any more than that, our Emperor, Lord of Complete Abundance, has seen fit to inspire us with a little competition, even going so far as to reward those of us that serve Yu Jing especially well with some magnificent prizes! Competition and Prizes: To bring some additional fun and incentive to fight hard and write awesome battle reports for Yu Jing into this Campaign, the awesome guys from Customeeple have decided to sponsor the Yu Jing High Command with some swag to give as prizes for those Yu Jing commanders that put in that extra bit of work to help Yu Jing achieve greatness. I would like to take this moment to thank Customeeple for this awesome support of our little contest idea, as I know from first hand experience just how awesome their Terrain is, and how great looking the prizes that we are about to show you are! Please keep in mind that this competition is also meant to promote good quality battle reports, so only participants who's average battle report quality is slightly above average (7 Stars or higher) will be able to win one of these awesome prizes. So without further delay, here are the prizes, and how you can achieve them: 1 x Pack of Yu Jing Bases and Stencils This little reward will be our easiest to achieve, and is meant to show appreciation for all of you that took part in this campaign in support of Yu Jing, from the commander that only managed to participate in a few operations, up to those that went completely nuts and crafted the fate of Yu Jing in this campaign with their own two hands! To win this pack all you need to do is participate in this campaign as a Yu Jing commander, and reach one of the below listed Achievements: Every Yu Jing Commander that manages to get the "Blooded" Achievement during this campaign will get one entry in a raffle to get this Reward. Every Yu Jing Commander that goes even further than that and manages to get the "War is my Arena" Reward will get a second entry into the raffle for his hard work! Those Yu Jing Commanders that go really bonkers, and manage to get the "The longest War" Achievement, will be further rewarded with yet another entry into this raffle! 1x Forbidden Palace Walls set (containing 1 Door, 2 big sections and 1 short section). This awesome reward has a bit more specific requirements, and is meant to reward one of our commanders that put in special effort to defend what rightfully belongs to Yu Jing! To win this pack all you need to do is to participate in the Campaign as a Yu Jing commander, and achieve any of the "Battle scarred at XX" achievements in any region deemed important by the Yu Jing High Command during the Campaign. If you are a Commander of Yu Jing you will most likely know what those areas will be, but we will publish a list of areas that where selected once we draw the prize as well. For each "Battle scarred at XX" Achievement, you will get 1 entry in the raffle to obtain this prize. Example: Additional Entries can be gained for each "Hold the Line at XX" Achievement gained at those locations as well, though we hope those will be very rare ;-) Example: Now as for our biggest prize, the truly magnificent: 1x Forbidden Palace. This truly glorious prize will be given to one Yu Jing commander that really managed to shine among all the other commanders around him. Since this is quite the reward a bit of extra work will be needed to obtain it, and thus only those stout heroes of Yu Jing that managed to get one of the "War is my Arena" , "The Hammer" or "The Longest War" Achievements during this campaign will get an entry into the raffle for this awesome prize. One entry will be given for each of those Achievement you got. The winners will be decided once the Campaign is finished, and the quality of the winners reports will be checked as they are drawn, should a winners battle report on average not reach the required 7 Star or higher rating, another winner will be drawn. To claim the prizes the winner will need to respond to the message I will send them on this forum after they have been selected, at which point I will establish contact to Customeeple to handle the prize delivery! Should you be selected as one of the winners, and your campaign name is not your Forum name, please contact me as quickly as possible ;-) The winners will obviously also be announced on the Yu Jing Faction Subform on the Warconsole. Shipping of the prizes will be free world wide, and Customeeple has also informed me that as a little bonus and incentive, should any of the winners want to order something from their store alongside the awesome prize they got, it too will be delivered together with the prize without any shipping costs! So if you are one of the lucky winners, think about using this awesome opportunity, I know I would, their stuff is just awesome! UPDATE: Hello fellow Yu Jing Commanders!! Great News everyone! Our Emperor has decided to call upon another loyal business partner of the Empire, and has managed to organize some more Prizes for our proud commanders! The awesome guys from Every Little War have decided to sponsor our little Motivation Contest during Phase 3 of this Campaign, and it's truly about damn time someone sent in them ninjas to take that objective room! Master of Control This awesome prize is 1x Objective Containment Field designed by Scar_Hand Painting and donated by Every Little War and is, as the name implies, a fine example of an Infinity Objective Room. To win this awesome prize all you need to do is be a Yu Jing Commander with an average battle report rating of 7 stars or above, and having gained at least one of the following Achievements: "Recruited-to-raxora-wcd", "Battle-scarred-at-raxora-wcd" or "Cleared the Decks of Roxara". For each of those Achievements you will get one entry into the raffle for this prize, drawn at the end of the Campaign for Strikezone Wotan. Should you get the "Cleared the Decks of Roxara" you will actually get 5 entries at once, but it is a very hard to get achievement, so you will have to work hard for that one... Master of Disguises Our second awesome prize is 1x Full Set of N3 CONTOUR SILHOUETTES - YU JING created by Osman Naskali and sponsored by Every Little War! Yes you heard that right, this set contains EVERY single Yu Jing Silhouette there is at the moment, and I can tell you from personal experience that they are truly awesome! You'll be able to drive your enemies mad with your Masters of Disguises all over the board! With this prize we want to thank all those of you who really fought hard for Yu Jing, giving your best for our Empire no matter how hard it might have been some times. To win this glorious prize all you need to do is be a Yu Jing Commander with an average battle report rating of 7 stars or above, and having gained at least one of the following Achievements: "Blooded" or "War is my Arena". For each of those Achievements you will get one entry into the raffle for this prize, drawn at the end of the Campaign for Strikezone Wotan. As mentioned before the winners of these awesome prizes sponsored by Every Little War will be drawn at the end of Strikezone Wotan, and the winners will receive a Code that they can enter at to claim their awesome prize! Please keep in mind that the winner of these prizes sponsored by Every Little War will have to pay the shipping cost for the prizes, but don't worry, they pack their things very nicely so it shouldn't be too expensive compared to the worth of these awesome prizes! :-) To claim the prizes the winner will need to respond to the message I will send them on this forum after they have been selected, at which point I will establish contact to Customeeple to handle the prize delivery! Should you be selected as one of the winners, and your campaign name is not your Forum name, please contact me as quickly as possible ;-) The winners will obviously also be announced on the Yu Jing Faction Subform on the Warconsole. So there you have if fellow Yu Jing Commanders! I hope you'll all enjoy this little contest, and give your best for the Yu Jing Empire! And as a little reminder....Yu Jing is a honourable nation, so please don't bring shame upon it by cheating in any way shape or form. See you on the battle fields of Strikezone Wotan! Shogun Yasashii Fuyu, speaking for the Wotan Yu Jing Jade Circle High Command. Additional Information: If you are a producer of Terrain, a painter of Infinity Miniatures, or want to sponsor our little competition in some other way shape or form with some sort of prizes, please contact me on this Forum here as we'd be more than glad to work together with you! PS: Obviously I myself won't be participating in this competition as I'll be doing all the drawing and filtering and whatnot.
  3. Hello there, A few weeks ago, I sat at my room, doing nothing and wasting my time, so I decided to start painting all the miniatures that keep pilling up in a corner of my room. The troops of YuJing were the first victims to my newly found motivation and I even got to the point were I thought painting yellow is a nice idea (The nightmare of my early days). I bought the Imperial Service starter and some other to bolster the rank of everything Operation: Red Veil brought with it ( The Haqqislam part is almost finished, too) and at some point I fall in love with them. They are not as good as I would have liked (especially the base. Still a mystery to me) but i'm still proud of them ( and my continuing motivation to paint yellow ) Always open for criticism
  4. I have a blog. Give me feedback, attention, and topics to write on please! C: Main Page Creativity, Casevac, Kuang Shi, and You. The King Should Lead. Event Report. Infinity ITS: Concilium Convention Clash Army List Archive Event Report: Terracrux Limited Insertion
  5. Welcome to my making-of ISS thread. I am a veteran of tabletop, absolvent of China studies, Cyberpunk nut, and heavily inclined to painting and crafting, and I love to take atmospheric pics of models on great backdrops. Infinity has me very impressed with its great ruleset, and gorgeous models. I keep this and my terrain thread (see link below) as a hobby-project on the side. Updates are rather irregular and tend to come in bursts. I hope you will find this blog enjoyable, and that you will find something to your liking. Thanks for reading! So, for a start, my second finished Infinity model! I'm terribly slow with progress in gerneral though, I was pretty invested in making terrain ( check out my "Neo Shanghai container crane" in arcologies: ). Looking forward to some replies! The base is scratchbuild. Don't know why I chose red L&M, I actually hate those.
  6. Recently I've been expanding all of my armies. My panoceania and Haqqislam forces in particular have been growing rapidly. But it occured to me recently that I don't really have anything other than vanilla and QK units for my haqqlists. I was going to expand a bit and buy the hassassin starter and was wondering. Would you take Vanilla or Hassassin forces? Which do you think is more fun or more difficult to pull off well? Also since folks are here I suppose I should also ask what hassassin units are a must have in vanilla or the hassassin sectorials? Military orders as well if you wouldn't mind.
  7. Infinity at 500pts level: YuJing vs PanOceania at ‘Capture & Control’ 500pts is unusual. It’s a great excuse to get your HI and TAGs, and generally field more of your larger collection at once in the same game. You have a much higher SWC cap but remember that AVA doesn’t increase. Some people think you need a 6’/4’ table, but I disagree. Infinity isn’t cramped with two full control groups, and unless you are trying to go out to 40 models or something, 4/4 is still fine. Generally you’ll see your ‘cheerleaders’ turn into more expensive ARO-capable guys. The list I tried is meant to synergize SunTze a bit better. At smaller scale, he’s paying a bit too much for his benefits while not having a profile that takes the game to the enemy. In a bigger game however, winning the LT becomes more important, and you can take other big investments that benefit from advanced command. I also like the synergy whereby strategos denies the enemy the ability to reserve drop their TAG somewhere that Shinobu can’t get to them after she uses superior infiltration. YanHuo is a disappointment as usual. He’s great against weak players… but against someone who knows what they’re doing, it’s too slow to reposition and the enemy can simply deny him the chance to shine. 500 points ────────────────────────────────────────────────── GROUP 19 1 1 SHINOBU Combi Rifle, Nanopulser, Smoke Grenades / Pistol, Monofilament CCW. (0.5 | 47) SUN TZE Lieutenant (Advanced Command) Boarding Shotgun, 2 Nanopulsers, Flash Pulse / Pistol, Knife. (0 | 60) GŪIJIĂ MULTI HMG, Heavy Flamethrower / AP CCW. (2 | 88) GŪIJIĂ PILOT Pistol, Knife. (0) YĀN HUǑ Hyper-Rapid Magnetic Cannon / Pistol, Knife. (2 | 54) GŬILÁNG Hacker (Assault Hacking Device) Combi Rifle, Antipersonnel Mines / Pistol, Knife. (0.5 | 31) CELESTIAL GUARD Hacker (Hacking Device) Combi Rifle / Pistol, Knife. (0.5 | 21) HÙSÒNG Yaókòng HMG / Electric Pulse. (1 | 25) TOKUSETSU EISEI Doctor (MediKit) Combi Rifle / Pistol, Knife. (0 | 14) TOKUSETSU KOHEI Engineer Combi Rifle, D-Charges / Pistol, Knife. (0 | 14) SHAOLIN Chain Rifle, Smoke Grenades / Pistol, Shock CCW. (0 | 5) GROUP 29 1 5 NINJA Hacker (Assault Hacking Device) Combi Rifle / Pistol, Shock CCW, Knife. (0.5 | 40) WÈIBĪNG Yaókòng Combi Rifle, Sniffer / Electric Pulse. (0 | 16) RUI SHI Spitfire / Electric Pulse. (1 | 20) GŬILÁNG (Forward Observer, Deployable Repeater) Combi Rifle, Antipersonnel Mines / Pistol, Knife. (0 | 27) CELESTIAL GUARD (Kuang Shi Control Device) Combi Rifle + Light Smoke Grenade Launcher / Pistol, Knife. (0.5 | 13) KUANG SHI Chain Rifle / Pistol, Knife. (0 | 5) KUANG SHI Chain Rifle / Pistol, Knife. (0 | 5) KUANG SHI Chain Rifle / Pistol, Knife. (0 | 5) KUANG SHI Chain Rifle / Pistol, Knife. (0 | 5) SHAOLIN Chain Rifle, Smoke Grenades / Pistol, Shock CCW. (0 | 5) 8.5 SWC | 500 Points Open in Infinity Army
  8. Supremacy is a mission that really rewards taking second turn, just like all of the other missions that score at 'end of game round'. However, I do like the fact that it is difficult to have more quadrants than your opponent, and if they are defending well, the consoles become tiebreakers. It's a decent mission.
  9. Firefight is an interesting take on the old annihilation scenario. It's possible to come out with more points than your opponent, but still lose because he/she sniped out more LT's, specialists, as well as completing more panoplies/classifieds. But that's rare. What's more interesting is the increased 16" DZ and the ability for regular drop troopers to be Van Zant for a day. Check out the commentary on Youtube:
  10. 300pts ITS: Antennae Field. Brawlin' it out against Ariadna.
  11. Check out the full report here. More pics of my army here:
  12. Hello All, I'll be relocating from Maryland to Palm Coast / St.Augustine in a few months for a job and was wondering if there was an Infinity community nearby? I've done a little research and found CoolStuffGames in Jacksonville and D20Gamespot in St.Augustine but am not sure what the infinity scene is like at either shop. Seems like Orlando might have the biggest player base, but I could use some guidance from my fellow gamers here. I've been playing for a couple years now, and have had plenty of ITS experience. Thanks!
  13. On the southern bank of the TianXian River, west of the sea, is an army,Hammered drums and sounded bells are heard beneath the sky.The Light Infantry stomps out loud, I cannot tell their number,The High-nosed tribe of Nomad Pirates are moving in great numbers.On the Northern bank of the Tianxian River lies my own Zhurong Power Plant,I yearn to do my duty and provide for my home, without millet.I wish I could expel the horde in honour of my Emperor,And for one Combi Rifle or TAG I'd abandon gold and jade. JOIN US COMRADES>>> YUJING NEEDS YOU!!
  14. Task Force Blue November Supplies Seizure After Action Report: As Submitted by Weibing Firefly Bard Upon the placid shores off plant Zhurong, Yet another barbaric, uncouth, and evil wrong, Joan, Jotum, and co verily and greedily descended. Brave Yan Huo Hydra Mammoth would see that amended, Securing the monthly batch of tasty footlong. The blue devils moved with naked aggression. The great Jotum hunkered down in suppression. The doctor knight stole our first sandwich crate. And the Nisse watched across the long straight. Quickly did the Pan O secure their half section. Calmly Guilang stole the crates on their route. Courageous but reckless the Shaolin ran out, Straight into the the Jotum’s deadly fire. The Nisse was drowned in hyper sonic mire, As Mammoth lumbered to a forward redoubt. The blue giant became the heart of the storm, Yuriko fell first to the devastating bullet swarm. The Jotum crashed forth, machine gun ablaze. While the Su Jian did loose rocket into the haze. But it too fell before being able to transform. Brave a Hydra Mammoth stood agape and stunned, For the secret love of his life had just be outgunned. Distant cold Yuriko, who set bombs with cold ease Whose driven focus could make his breath seize, Was now one more death among the great many hund. Forth the titan strode, coated in most fresh gore But broken was Mammoth’s steel clad core Yet within his central void a spark did ignite An inferno, a white star, an all consuming light. For all is not fair, in love and, especially, war. Onward did the impassioned Yan Huo hotly trek For it was time to cash the blood soaked check. The air flared hot white with their mighty volley Till finally the Jotum paid for it’s barbaric folly And a Kuang Shi thoroughly finished that wreck. Still Roaring loud as tempestuous Zeus, More of his swift projectiles did he loose. Against tearing anguish did Mammoth strive. Whirling and screaming the bullets did arrive, Nipping at Joan’s ALEPH sculpted caboose. In panic and terror did Pan Oceania hide, Such dishonor Mammoth could not abide. Forward to the knight who held last footlong. Bullets bouncing off him like many ping-pong, Till the sandwich was rightfully at his side. Thus in the sun’s quickly fading glow in crushing the great and dire foe, Mammoth’s deeds carried the day, Securing enough sandwiches till May. But, alas not his dear beloved Yuriko. Had lots of fun with this one. Trying to pull a narrative from the void while making it rhyme was maddening work. Even got half way through before realizing I had gotten the rhyme scheme wrong... Classifieds were Telemetry for my opponent and HVT designation for myself. Both of which were accomplished. All hail the FO!
  15. The nice people over at Guerrilla Miniatures Games on youtube have posted a 360 degree view video of the shiny new Hac Tao Hacker. Looks pretty good to me: <iframe width="560" height="315" src="" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe> But the most interesting part to me was the comment: "When Human Sphere N3 is released, he will also have access to a Killer Hacking Device!" Now Hac Tao Hackers are already a great assault specialist and general combat unit, what do we think HS N3 will do to change their Hacking Device?
  16. Hello friends, i'm a new french gamer, here is my first Yujing painted squad. I'm not a great painter, but more will come later as soon as it will be painted! <3
  17. Hello, Here I am another new infinity player saying, "hello!", and oh dear please help me. I have been playing with a friend for about four months now. He has the operation ice storm starter, got me interested, and has been playing Nomads. I loved the models and started collecting some Yu Jing troops. I really like the fluff, and the mechanics (as I understand them) as well. If your sensing a but coming, it is, and I think its probably a pretty typical question(s). But... I feel like I am struggling to get a real grip on the game. In terms of mechanics, I think I get the rules, but in play, situations keep coming up that I don't know how to resolve. It is also hard for me to see the purpose of some of the abilities. For example, Kinimatica seems super cool! But, in so many situations it seems better to shoot back, or to not provoke the ARO. CC is another good example. Its neat that I have some many units with high CC, but given how infrequently it comes up, and how inexpensive and devastating shotguns are, it feels like I'm paying (in points) for a skill I can't use. In general its sort of hard for me to see why the tricks and abilities the different factions get make up for Pan O's BS privilege. What made me decide to write this post is this. I have read, and in the case of many sections repeatedly reread, the rule book. I have read many of the beginners guides, and starting with Yu Jing articles that I've been able to find. I've watched a fair few battle reports. Unfortunately, I don't know of anyone else playing in our area.I was starting to feel like I was finally getting to grips with how the basic game works. Then in my last game my friend used his gecko to alpha strike me. It was a total wash, and that wouldn't be so bad, if I felt like I understood why it happened, but I thought I had prepared well for that exact eventuality. So my questions are these. Does anyone have any recommendations for learning and getting better at the game? Are there any articles you would specifically recommend? Do you have any general advice? Is there hope, or am I destined for re-education in one of the Dragons camps for criminally bad players. I mean, I'm just saying, I wouldn't want to be one of my troopers. Poor guys. TL;DR Hi, Any recommendations for how to learn and get better at playing infinity, especially Yu Jing. Thank you
  18. Hello, I'm looking to build a yu jing army for my brother, I run nomads and my friends are PanO and CombinedArmy. I know almost nothing about the yu jing except that they look like they would be super good at CC and slightly less at BS. So I'm asking for a functional list of 200pts that can be played by anyone, preferably with abilities or skills that can introduce him to the basics of everything(hacking for example) He says he'd like a slightly more offensive build, less defensive. Thanks in advance and thanks for taking the time to help me/us.
  19. This is what I'll be fielding, roughly based on what models I have and what I can comfortably proxy (and by "comfortably" I mean proxying Kuangshi with actual Zombie models... I'm working on it). Some comments: I don't know what I'll be facing, but clubmates play rather friendly than cheesyI read up on the hacking rules and I love my hacker model, would love to keep him in, unless you tell me otherwiseI'd appreciate comments on the overall equipment of the group, I don't really have a feeling for that stuff yetshould I absolutely try to cram a MSV in there for smoke shenanigans?is it a big deal to have 4pt. left? I know 1 more point would grant me another KuangShi, but I don't feel like changing anything that I've chosen so far Please c&c away 玉京 万岁!
  20. So i wanted to show you some of my works as i am at last happy with the standard i oaint things. Here we go: Combined Army And the begginings of my Yu Jing force: Photos of good quality thanks to Shizune C&C welcome Cheers Varred
  21. Greetings fellow Yu Jing players. I play Vanilla Yu Jing for the most par. I have the ability to run ISS or JSA, I just personally prefer vanilla. I don't consider myself a bad player, I'd like to think I'm pretty ok. However, since reading the forums a lot more now, I find that the Yu Jing community here is rife with very knowledgeable players, with a lot of insight into the game. I'd like to try up my game to the next leve. As far as my list building mentality goes, I like to try to fit in as even a balance as I can of specialists vs firepower in my list, and try to keep versatility as component of the list. 300pts : Zanshi FO x2 Zanshi - Lt Tiger Soldier Hacker Hac Tao HMG Pheasant Agent Oniwaban Tokusetsu Eisei Yuriko oda Shinobu Yao Zao alt. Zanshi Hacker x2 Zanshi Lt Tiger Soldier Hacker Hac Tao HMG Pheasant Agent Oniwaban Tokusetsu Eisei Yuiko Oda Tiger Solider Boarding Shotgun Yao Zao These are the lists I'm currently working experimenting with. I like the Oniwaban, Shinobu, and Hac Tao, they were some of the units that really drew me to Yu Jing but I also want to maximize my versatility and effectiveness of my specialists. o my main question is how do you go about approaching list building? How do you balance fire power and specialists in Yu Jing, ISS or JSA? What criteria do you use to judge whether a unit is worth taking or effective in regards to capability and points cost? Any wisdom and advice you could pass on would be greatly appreciated.
  22. Relatively new to Infinity, and new as of today to the forum. With the O-Yoroi TAG (and any other model like this), when you shoot do you shoot the HMG and the Heavy Flamethrower with one short skill? I ask because in the equipment section it's not listed as "HMG, Heavy Flamethrower", it's listed as "HMG + Heavy Flamethrower". Thanks!
  23. hello there in this post I will be posting all the Infinity miniatures I paint. To start this post I put my last work. This is a commission work for a spannish distributor I do with Angel Giraldez. this client has various armyes and we usually paint the new minis for him every two or three months. this time is a batch of Panoc and some aleph, they are mostly painted by me and retouched by my master Angel Giraldez . the aleph: