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By Polar_Bear
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Jan 23rd, 2015
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Games Workshop started taking pre-orders for their new 40k Codex for the Necrons. There’s the regular version, plus their fancy, limited-edition version that they only made 1000 of. Source From the announcement:...
By Polar_Bear
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Jan 23rd, 2015
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Forge World has started taking orders for their new Deredeo Pattern Dreadnaught and the first couple weapon systems for it. I know I’ve lamented the look of some of Forge World’s dreadnaughts before, but this one I like. Granted, I think it’s because it reminds me of Mechwarrior (ki...
By Polar_Bear
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Jan 22nd, 2015
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Games Workshop and Crooz Inc., have a new, free, video game app that you can download and play. This one’s The Horus Heresy: Drop Assault. Seems GW’s really letting the IP fly in terms of video games lately. I’ve been making a lot of announcements of this sort recently. Though, as t...
By Polar_Bear
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Jan 16th, 2015
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Tindalos Interactive and Focus Home Interactive (very interactive names there) have announced that they’ll be creating a real-time strategy video game based on the Battlefleet Gothic miniatures game from Games Workshop. You’ll be able to create and customize your own ships and fleets of n...
By Polar_Bear
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Jan 16th, 2015
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Forge World has a whole bunch of new pieces available to order over in their webshop. For starters, if you play either Alpha Legion or Iron Warriors, they’ve got new hatches and doors for both Rhinos and Land Raiders with their chapter logo on them. Also for Alpha Legion, they’ve got new ...
By Polar_Bear
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Jan 9th, 2015
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Forge World has begun taking orders for their new Castellax-class Battle-Automata (no modern kitchen is complete without it!) over in their webshop. I must say, I like the look of the Mechanicum line (I won’t be starting an army any time soon, but I do like the way they look, at least). It̵...
By Polar_Bear
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Jan 2nd, 2015
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Forge World has several new kits available to help spruce up your Imperial Fists armies for 40k. They’ve got new MkII, III, and IV shoulder pads, plus Legion Phalanx Warder and Legion Templar Brethren upgrade kits. Customizing your forces was always my favorite part of the hobby. When I played ...
By Polar_Bear
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Dec 23rd, 2014
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Forge World knows people love bundles (because why just get one thing when you can get multiple?). As such, they’ve got some new bundle deals over on their website. You can get a Primarch and an accompanying squad, or several of their Imperial Armour books, or MkII, MkIII, or MkIV tactical squa...
By Polar_Bear
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Dec 22nd, 2014
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Forge World is now taking orders for their new Solar Auxilia Flamer Section over in their webshop. Always be ready for a weenie roast or making s’mores with these guys in your barracks. And considering the effectiveness of flame weapons in the game, that’s another good reason to have thes...
By Polar_Bear
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Dec 20th, 2014
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As usual, here’s the reviews we found during the week. There’s quite a few of them. We’ve got a pair of reviews for Blurble, a look at Dice Crawl from SoulJar Games, an Imperial Assault unboxing, a look at Rivet Wars, a review of the Malifaux terrain by PlastCraft, and more! Check i...
By Polar_Bear
In 40K
Dec 19th, 2014
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Forge World has a pair of new Tech-Thrall Covenant units for you to order this holiday season. They’ve got both Las-Locks and Metralocks varieties (no word yet on when the Las-Key and Metrakey units will be released). The fluff for them is rather like the Cephalyx and Drudges from Privateer. Gr...
By Polar_Bear
In 40K
Dec 12th, 2014
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Forge World is taking orders for two new Contemptor Dreadnaught body styles. They’ve got the Alpha Legion and the Word Bearers. Like their other dreadnaught releases, it only includes the torso and legs. You gotta buy the weapons separately. But then again, that lets you just buy the weapons yo...
By Polar_Bear
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Dec 12th, 2014
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Games Workshop has some new models up for pre-sale on their website. This time it’s Blood Angel Terminators and a Blood Angels Termiantor Librarian (feel free to call him Conan). It’s interesting how the Terminator suits have evolved over time. Back when I played, they were just slightly ...
By Polar_Bear
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Dec 6th, 2014
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Games Workshop has some new Blood Angels units, books, and datacards available to pre-order over in their webshop. And we continue to see the shift to 32mm bases, as all the troopers and the new Sanguinary Priest come with them. Though the priest’s base is listed as “scenic” due to ...
By Polar_Bear
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Dec 5th, 2014
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Forge World has added a new Primarch to their Horus Heresy Character line. This time it’s Konrad Curze, Primarch of the Night Lords. He’s sort of part-Wolverine, part-Dracula. I’ve yet to figure out how someone in power armor can be a “master of stealth” but hey, it̵...
By Polar_Bear
In 40K
Dec 2nd, 2014
14 Comments
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Games Workshop seems looks like they’re switching it on ‘em (yeah, Flipmode. Flipmode’s the greatest) and coming out with 32mm bases for their minis. Ravage Magazine US Editor-in-Chief Jared Miller gives us his thoughts on the change in this editorial. Jared: All Your Bases Belong t...
By Polar_Bear
In 40K
Dec 2nd, 2014
30 Comments
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Games Workshop has started taking orders for a new Warhammer 40k starter set, Shield of Baal: Deathstorm. This set pits Blood Angels vs. the ravenous hordes of the Tyranids on the planet Phodia. The set is priced at $125, which isn’t too bad considering the models included inside the set, such ...
By Polar_Bear
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Nov 21st, 2014
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Forge World brings the boom with a pair of new Solar Auxilia Siege Tanks, their versions of the Basilisk and Medusa, now available to pre-order over in their webshop. Source...
By Polar_Bear
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Nov 19th, 2014
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Forge World has a bunch of new bundles over in their webshop. There’s bundles for their Knight models, as well as for their various Chaos products. Source...
By Polar_Bear
In 40K
Nov 19th, 2014
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Slitherine Ltd is just a week away from the launch of their new turn-based, hex-board, 40k strategy video game. Will you be trying it out? Source From the website: Platforms: iPad, PC Genre: Turn-Based Strategy Setting: Sci-Fi Rel Date: 26/11/2014 Langs: English Features:...
By Polar_Bear
In 40K
Nov 18th, 2014
6 Comments
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Games Workshop apparently scrounged up some more copies of Space Hulk and are shipping them to the US. They could show up just about any time. Source From the announcement: Many of you have contacted us to say how frustrated you were that our US and Canadian webstores sold out so quickly. We listened...
By Polar_Bear
In 40K
Nov 10th, 2014
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Forge World is now taking orders for their new The Horus Heresy Book Four – Conquest over in their webshop. Source From the website: The Conquest Special Edition contains The Horus Heresy Book Four – Conquest, four exclusive quick reference cards and an A1 sized poster featuring original artwor...
By Polar_Bear
In 40K
Nov 10th, 2014
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Graven Games gives you their thoughts on the Nagash Book 2 from Games Workshop in this new review article. Source From the article: Following on from the mammoth First Book of the End Times, the second book doesn’t scrimp to deliver in terms of changing the landscape of Warhammer Fantasy. There are a...
By Enrico Nardini
In 40K
Nov 8th, 2014
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TGN’s Enrico Nardini takes a look at Games Workshop’s latest digital marketing push: Warhammer: The App. Games Workshop is combating their stock exchange woes with an aggressive implementation of new strategies. We have seen a number of bundle deals on miniatures that actually represent a net savings...
By Polar_Bear
In 40K
Nov 7th, 2014
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Forge World is taking orders for their new Questoris Knight Styrix kit over in their webshop. Source from the website: Housing machine spirits which some say became too accustomed to wholesale slaughter during the Age of Strife and the Great Crusade that followed it, many of the more conservative Hou...
By Polar_Bear
In 40K
Nov 7th, 2014
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Slitherine Ltd has announced they’re working on a hex-board, turn-based Warhammer 40k video game. Source From the website: Warhammer 40,000: Armageddon is set during the Second War for Armageddon. In this hex-based, turn-based game developed by Flashback Games and The Lordz Games Studio, player...
By Polar_Bear
In 40K
Nov 1st, 2014
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Games Workshop added a pair of new Tyranid models, as well as some Tyranid dice, to their pre-order page. Source...
By Polar_Bear
In 40K
Oct 31st, 2014
3 Comments
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Games Workshop has a new pocket-sized 40k rulebook up on their website. Source From the post: This portable, small-format rulebook has been specifically designed to be the gamer’s ideal companion. Don’t let its size fool you though. Measuring a convenient 205mm x 150mm, this handy book contains...
By Polar_Bear
In 40K
Oct 31st, 2014
2 Comments
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Forge World is now taking orders for their new Vorax Class Battle-automata over in their webshop. Source From the post: Vorax class Battle-automata are hunter-killer units, their design based on an ancient template pattern said to date back to the Dark Age of Technology. Created on pre-Imperial Mars ...
By Polar_Bear
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Oct 29th, 2014
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Forge World posted up a little teaser video for us to check out. Source From the post: Conquest is coming....
By Polar_Bear
In 40K
Oct 24th, 2014
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Forge World has started taking orders for their new Solar Auxilia Dracosan Armored Transport over on their website. Source From the website: The Dracosan Armoured Transport is manufactured to standards only usually required of war machines destined for service with the Legiones Astartes. It is large ...
By Polar_Bear
In 40K
Oct 20th, 2014
5 Comments
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It’s not just a review, and it’s not just a painting guide; it’s a TGN Review N’ Paint. TGN’s Enrico Nardini reviews the Dark Eldar Haemonculus and takes you step-by-step through his painting process....
By Polar_Bear
In 40K
Oct 17th, 2014
3 Comments
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Forge World has started taking orders for their new Solar Auxilia Lasrifle Sections over in their webshop. Flashlights of death! Source From the website: The image of Solar Auxilia Lasrifle Sections arrayed in multiple, disciplined ranks standing firm against hordes of alien foes is a celebrated one,...
By Polar_Bear
In 40K
Oct 3rd, 2014
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Forge World is now taking orders for their new Tau XV109 Y’vahra Battle Suit kit. They’ll be sent out next week. And remember the Tau melee battlecry, “Not the face! *hides face with hands*” Source From the website: The Y’vahra battlesuit originates with the same Earth c...
By Polar_Bear
In 40K
Oct 3rd, 2014
6 Comments
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Games Workshop added the Succubus and Archon sets to their Dark Eldar pre-order page. Source...