While Linemen, Throwers and Blitzers are fairly universal positions, there are a series of more specialised, more effective player roles that can be developed over time. This is a brief look at more advanced positions, from specific variants of the base positions, to entirely new player builds. All of these positions require two or three level-ups, and so are to be forged by a coach over the course of a player’s career, rather than units that can be pulled straight out of the box. Continue reading “Bloodbowl 2: Advanced Position Guide”
In a word, versatile. Sitting between 5th and 10th in each of my incredibly objective and useful categories, the Humans are a race comfortable adapting their gameplan to a range of opponents, and will rarely be caught off guard. They have an array of solid starting players, notably their Blitzers and Catchers, and between them and the Throwers their teams have easy access to the Agility, Passing and Strength skill trees, allowing them to develop in a number of directions. They suffer from an obvious lack of specialisation, and can often be passive in games, responding to their foes’ weaknesses rather than imposing their own will on a game, but they are excellent teams for a rookie coach, that can be developed into powerhouses with the right levels.
Running rank: 9th/16th
Pass defence: 5th
Total rank: 6th