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Games Workshop Previews Dragon Cult Acolytes for Middle-earth Strategy Battle Game

The civilizations of man stretch all over Middle-earth. One of the groups that had a role to play in the events of the Lord of the Ring trilogy but we don't see too much of are the people of the East. But soon, these warriors will be headed to battlefields in the Middle-earth Strategy Battle Game. In this preview, get a first look at the Dragon Cult Acolytes.

From the preview:

Welcome to the Road Goes Ever On and On, a new series of articles looking at the future of the Strategy Battle Game and what’s coming up for fans of all things Middle-earth. In this article, we’re joined by Middle-earth rules writer Jay Clare to talk about the mysterious, shadowy individuals we teased you with on New Year’s Eve. Who could they be? Over to Jay to tell us more.

Jay: At the end of last year, we showcased a little teaser of three silhouetted models for the Middle-earth Strategy Battle Game. Since then, speculation has been rife with what they might be. As many people correctly deduced, these models are a brand new unit for the Easterlings – the Dragon Cult Acolytes! But who actually are they?