New German Grenadier Starter Army for Bolt Action from Warlord Games

By Polar_Bear
In Historical
May 19th, 2015
Grenadiers Starter Feature

With the release of the German Grenadier plastic box set, Warlord Games figured it’d be a good time to create a whole starter-set for Bolt Action that features these new figures. Whether you want it to be Heer or Waffen-SS, this starter set is a great place to jump into the game. Usually they create these starter forces to be 1,000 points. But this time around, they’re giving you a bit extra, letting you make around a 1,250 point force (suggested, since you can theoretically outfit your figures differently from how they do it) with these kits.

Starter Army Contents

This particular army deal contains: 6 Grenadier sprues, Heer 81mm medium mortar, Heer MG42 medium machine gun team, Heer PaK 40 anti-tank gun, Sd.Kfz 234/4 Puma armored car, and a Stug III G/StuH42 assault gun.

Here’s a suggested list that they give for what you can build with the models:

Suggested Army List

1 Lieutenant and 2 Riflemen* 70pts.
10 man squad of regular German Grenadiers* (2x SMG, 1x LMG, 4x panzerfaust). 146pts.
10 man squad of Veteran German Grenadiers* (10x Assault rifles, 4x panzerfaust). 200pts.
10 man squad of Veteran German Grenadiers* (2x LMG, 3x SMG, 2x panzerfaust). 189pts.
Stug III Ausf G with Schürzen (veteran). 276pts.
Plastic Puma armoured car (regular). 160 pts.
Pak 40 anti-tank gun (regular). 110pts.
81mm Mortar team (regular). 50pts.
MG42 MMG team (regular). 50pts.

Units marked with an asterix (*) are to be assembled from the plastic German Grenadier sprues


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