New US Starter Armies Available For Bolt Action

It's the beginning of a new year and Warlord Games is looking to get you into a new army for Bolt Action. They have two new US Starter Armies available over in their webshop, whether you want the regular army or the airborne variety, you can get everything you need to get going right away.

New: US Army starter army

One of the best-equipped armies in the world at the time, the Americans took on, and beat, their German, Italian and Japanese adversaries.

This boxed set contains a great starting point for a force of US Army troops in uniforms ideal for service in the Mediterranean, Italy, or North West Europe between 1941 and 1945. This starter force has all bases covered – firepower, boots on the ground and speed – providing the perfect core for your GI army. Check your weapons and load up with ammo. America has joined the fight against the Axis – send the boys in!

US Army starter army contains:

  • 36x multi-pose US Army infantry (plastic)
  • 1x M3A1 half-track (plastic)
  • 1x US Army 105mm artillery (metal)
  • 1x US Army MMG team (metal)
  • 1x US Army medium mortar team (metal)
  • 1x M4 Sherman medium tank (plastic)
  • Assembly and painting instructions, full-colour decal sheets, vehicle damage markers & stat cards and plastic bases

New: US Airborne starter army

From their role in the ill-fated Operation Market Garden to the crossing of the River Rhine and the push into the German homeland these battle-hardened fighting men have been immortalised in film and television.

This great value boxed set gives you all you need to start playing with the elite forces of the US Airborne. Equipped in the M-43 paratrooper uniforms, introduced in 1944 they are perfect for actions during Operation Market Garden, the liberation of mainland Europe, crossing the Rhine or the final push into Germany itself!

Whether you plan to field them as the 101st ‘Screaming Eagles’ , 82nd ‘All American’, 17th ‘Thunder from Heaven’ or 13th ‘Golden Unicorns’ Airborne Divisions this starter force is built around a strong core of battle-hardened paratroopers and vital support teams the US Airborne are a match for all but the most heavily equipped opponents.

US Airborne Starter Army contains:

  • 36x US Airborne infantry (plastic)
  • 4x US Airborne HQ figures (metal)
  • 1x US Airborne .50 Cal HMG team (metal)
  • 1x US Airborne medium mortar team (metal)
  • 1x US Airborne 57mm anti-tank gun (metal)
  • Assembly instructions
  • Full-colour decal sheets
  • Plastic bases