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By Polar_Bear
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May 1st, 2015
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Forge World is a little bi-polar in this update. On one hand, they’ve got their new Solar Auxilia Tactical Command squad. This squad is headed by the Lord Marshal, who has the ability to call in tactical air strikes and command entire legions of men and tanks to defend the Imperium from whateve...
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Apr 26th, 2015
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Games Workshop is now taking pre-orders for a brand new stand-alone board game over in their webshop. Assassinorum: Execution Forces is a fully-cooperative game where players take on one of the Empire of Man’s greatest assassins on a mission to kill off a powerful Chaos Lord before he completes...
By Polar_Bear
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Apr 24th, 2015
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Forge World has a whole bunch of new releases posted on their website that you can order. They’ll be sent out next week. For those that want a bit of punch, they’ve got both their Vindicator Laser Destroyer tank as well as their Deredeo Dreadnaught Hellfire Plasma Cannonade (say that 3x f...
By Polar_Bear
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Apr 23rd, 2015
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Forge World is gearing up for Salute. It’s just 2 days away. They’ve posted up their exclusives and pre-releases that they’ll have at the show. If you didn’t get in your pre-orders, don’t worry, they’ll have lots on hand at the show. And even if they do sell out of...
By Polar_Bear
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Apr 17th, 2015
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Games Workshop has a new codex up on their website for pre-order. Codex: Craftworlds gives a detailed history of the Eldar craftworlds, as well as rules for a new unique detachment, the Craftworld Warhost. There’s several editions you can get, including the Limited (only 800 available) Farseer ...
By Polar_Bear
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Apr 17th, 2015
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Games Workshop is also on the 40k web bundle train like Forge World is and has some new ones available over in their webshop for their new faction, the Skitarii. There’s 3 different “full army” web bundles, from just a couple units, all the way up to a pretty significant fighting fo...
By Polar_Bear
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Apr 17th, 2015
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Forge World helps you get the minis you want in the easiest way possible with some new web bundles in their shop. There’s both Night Lords and Word Bearers “Pride of the Legion” sets. And if you want to upgrade some of your marines to a particular chapter, they’ve got kits for...
By Polar_Bear
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Apr 15th, 2015
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Forge World posted up a new teaser video for their Horus Heresy book. Book Five, called Tempest, will be available spring 2015. Which, considering it’s April, means it could be coming out just about any time now. Check out the video below the break and stay tuned for the release of the book, wh...
By Polar_Bear
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Apr 10th, 2015
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Games Workshop knows big guns are where it’s at when it comes to an army. As such, they’ve added two to the Skitarii pre-orders. There’s the mobile Onager Dunecrawler, a light walking tank that can quickly get into position to blast the enemy. Then there’s the Plasma Obliterat...
By Polar_Bear
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Apr 10th, 2015
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Forge World has a big one for you this week. They have started taking orders for their new Thanatar-Calix class Siege-automata. For you Mechanicum players who want a bit more punch on the tabletop, this is the mini for you. It’s a heavy-weapons platform with an emphasis on the “heavy.R...
By Polar_Bear
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Apr 8th, 2015
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Forge World will be one of the many vendors headed to Salute, the UK’s premier gaming convention. They want to make sure that if you want to buy something from them that they’ll have it on hand (because nobody likes going away disappointed and empty-handed). So to make sure they have what...
By Polar_Bear
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Apr 6th, 2015
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Games Workshop adds to their Adeptus Mechanus Skitarii pre-orders with two new units and the codex. Of course, you need the Codex to play the army, that’s sort of the point of it. The two units are the Ruststalkers and the Infiltrators. I’m not sure how one stalks rust. I’m guessing...
By Polar_Bear
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Apr 3rd, 2015
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Forge World has started taking orders for their new Primus Redoubt terrain piece (apparently, they doubted Primus once and have decided to do it again. No comments yet from Les Claypool on the topic). The piece is 2′ square and has a bunker built right into it, along with a giant double turbo l...
By Polar_Bear
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Mar 27th, 2015
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Games Workshop has announced a new army is coming for Warhammer 40k. They are the Adeptus Mechanus: Skitarri, the shock-troopers of Mars. They currently have two units available on pre-order. They’re the Rangers and the Vanguard. They also have a walker (which has two variants), the Syndonian D...
By Polar_Bear
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Mar 27th, 2015
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Forge World has begun taking orders for Armillus Dyant, the Harrowmaster of the Alpha Legion, another mini in their Horus Heresy Character Set. He comes with both a 32mm and a 50mm scenic base, so you can pick how you want to mount him. This model isn’t as flamboyantly posed or adorned as a lot...
By Polar_Bear
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Mar 20th, 2015
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Fantasy Flight Games recently announced their new board game set in the Warhammer 40k universe, Forbidden Stars. Well, they had the game on display at GAMA during the week and our very own Jared Miller was able to grab some photos before he was whisked away to Chicago. Check them out below the break....
By Polar_Bear
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Mar 20th, 2015
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Forge World has started taking orders for their new Mechanicum Scyllax Guardian-automata over in their webshop. They’re kinda like “Squiddies” from The Matrix brought to the 40k universe. You can order the minis now and they’ll ship out next week. From the website:...
By Polar_Bear
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Mar 18th, 2015
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Forge World will be at Adepticon this weekend (will you be?). And, seeing as it’s sort of the “GW event of the year” here in the US, they’ll have plenty of goodies with them. Check out all they’ll have in store for the show. From the announcement:...
By Polar_Bear
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Mar 18th, 2015
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Fantasy Flight Games has announced that they’re coming out with a new board game based on the Warhammer 40k universe. Forbidden Stars takes place in a section of space where fierce warp storms have diminished and once more allowed access to this broken-off region. All the races of the universe ...
By Polar_Bear
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Mar 13th, 2015
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Forge World rolls out more of their models they had at their Games Day into public purchase mode with the two Solar Auxilia artillery pieces: the rapier quad multi-laser and the quad mortar. Apparently, four is the magic number when it comes to Solar Auxilia barrels. Whether you prefer the direct-fir...
By Polar_Bear
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Mar 6th, 2015
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Forge World gets you some muscle for your Solar Auxilia army with the release of their Charonite Ogryn squad. You can order them now and they’ll be shipped out next week. So, you take an Ogryn, give him some extra armor and some big guns and there you go. I know I wouldn’t be interested [...
By Polar_Bear
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Feb 27th, 2015
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Forge World has started taking orders for their new Worder Bearers Mhara Gal Tainted Dreadnought over in their webshop as they continue to release the miniatures they had at their Games Day. This fearsome abomination takes the idea of a dreadnought and ramps it up to demonic levels, able to take on t...
By Polar_Bear
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Feb 26th, 2015
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Dark Nexus Arena is Games Workshop’s entry into the MOBA-style game stage. Pre-Sale Early Access is going on now, if you want to be one of the first to jump in on the action. The game is being developed by Whitebox Interactive. Source From the website:...
By Polar_Bear
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Feb 20th, 2015
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Games Workshop has another couple Harlequin models up for pre-order on their website. These are the Shadowseer and Death Jester. At least here in the Northern Hemisphere, the Shadowseer definitely saw its shadow, since we’ve definitely got more winter coming. Source From the post:...
By Polar_Bear
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Feb 20th, 2015
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Forge World continues to release the minis they had on sale at their Gamesday event. The next one in line’s a biggie. You can now order the Stormhammer supherheavy tank on their website. They’ll start shipping next Friday. If you don’t feel you’ve got enough guns on the board,...
By Polar_Bear
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Feb 18th, 2015
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Forge World lets you get the collections you want in a single click with their new bundle sets. They’ve 17 of them, total. There’s collections for if you want their Horus Heresy characters with a squad with them, or a group of tanks, or a group of dreadnaughts. Check them out over in thei...
By Polar_Bear
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Feb 17th, 2015
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AdeptiCon 2015 will be here before you know it. Forge World will be there with a plethora of new minis. They’re a popular place for gamers to go to, and they can only bring so much stuff with them. So if you want to make sure you get the figures you want from them, it’s […]...
By Polar_Bear
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Feb 13th, 2015
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Games Workshop added some more pieces to their Harlequin pre-order page. You can pick up some dice in a tin, the new codex (including LE version), and a pair of new jet bike variants. Here come the jesters! 1, 2, 3!! Source From the website:...
By Polar_Bear
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Feb 13th, 2015
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Forge World has started taking orders for their Alexis Polux, 405th captain of the Imperial Fists mini over in their webshop. He was for early-release at their Games Day event, but now you can get your own version for your tabletop if you didn’t make it to the show. Orders will be sent out next...
By Polar_Bear
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Feb 9th, 2015
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Forge World has started taking orders for their new Imperial Armor: The Siege of Vraks book over on their website. 288 pages long, it contains lots of updated background information, as well as army lists for some Death Korps and the Renegades of Vraks (though sadly, not the renegades of funk). You c...
By Polar_Bear
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Feb 6th, 2015
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Games Workshop added their Harlequin Skyweavers to their pre-orders on their website. Take to the skies flamboyantly and go order yours. Source From the website:...
By Polar_Bear
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Feb 6th, 2015
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Forge World gives you more weapon choices for your Reaver Titans with the release of their new Volcano Cannon and Chainfist kits. So whether you want to attack your enemies at long range, or muck it up in melee, your options are there. They’re taking orders now, and will start shipping next wee...
By Polar_Bear
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Feb 4th, 2015
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Games Workshop is just a couple days from their Forge World Horus Heresy Weekender event. They’ve posted up photos of the models they’ll have for pre-sale at the show. If you’ll be there, you can grab these figures before any of the other gamers on your block. Source From the announ...
By Polar_Bear
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Feb 1st, 2015
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I know that gamers aren’t generally known for their sports knowledge, but you’d have to be willfully ignorant not to know that it’s Big Game time (because the NFL is about as litigious as GW, I’ll skip out on using the actual term for what’s going on today). That’s...
By Polar_Bear
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Jan 31st, 2015
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It’s another Saturday. Hopefully you’ve got something fun going on. Anyway, here’s the reviews we found during the week (it was apparently a big week for posting reviews. There’s quite a lot to go through). We’ve got reviews/previews of: Chaos & Alchemy, Fields of A...