Games Workshop

By Polar_Bear
In 40K
Nov 17th, 2017
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It was kinda hard to decide which of these two I wanted to feature. On one hand, you’ve got Necromunda, which I know has been a fan favorite for quite some time and is about to hit gaming tables again. On the other, you’ve got a superheavy tank, which is just below giant robots on [&helli...
By Polar_Bear
In Games Workshop
Nov 13th, 2017
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Well, this is a blast from the past. If you’re a fan of old-timey Games Workshop games, you’ll want to see what we’ve got for you here. Necromunda. Yes, grab your gang and head to the Underhive. The game is making its way back to your tabletops soon. You can get your order in for [&...
By Polar_Bear
In 40K
Nov 10th, 2017
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It wouldn’t be Games Workshop if there weren’t multiple versions of vehicles and units. In this case, you’ve previously had the Tau Tiger Shark AX-1-0, but you’ve not had the “standard issue” Tiger Shark. Well, that’s what you’re getting this week (like...
By Polar_Bear
In 40K
Nov 6th, 2017
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One of my first armies back when I started playing miniatures games was a Tyranid force for 40k. They were still relatively new back in 2nd edition. They were just so cool and alien (and I’d not even seen Alien at the time). Well, for those that might want to get into the faction, there’s...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Oct 30th, 2017
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Games Workshop has started taking orders for a batch of new Shadespire releases. They include a pair of new warbands. Seeing as it’s Halloween, they’ve got an undead band. They’ve also got an Ork band, because it’s never a bad time for a WAAAGH!! There’s also dice. Becau...
By Polar_Bear
In Ancients
Oct 27th, 2017
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Here we are, once more at the threshold to the weekend. I know I’m ready for it. It’s been a busy week with a lot of work going on here at the office. I could use a day of just hanging out and playing with my toy soldiers with some good friends. At least, that’s […]...
By Polar_Bear
In Games Workshop
Oct 26th, 2017
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Do you words good? If you want to words good for White Dwarf (I really shouldn’t have to describe what White Dwarf is at this point, but for those of you just joining the gaming world, it’s Games Workshop’s magazine about all things GW), they are looking to add to their staff. Just ...
By Polar_Bear
In 40K
Oct 23rd, 2017
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You know, it’s been a while since I’d seen anything new coming out for the space elves. But that’s changing right now as Games Workshop has started taking orders for a new Codex: Craftworlds. You can get the new book, or a fancy version of the new book, some new model bundles, and s...
By Polar_Bear
In 40K
Oct 20th, 2017
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Man, space-janitors have all the cool gear. There’s a new laser cannon available for the Legio Custodes’ dreadnaughts over in the Forge World webshop. Oh how helpful that’d be after a football game… Also available to order is the huge Tau Tiger Shark. Having a problem with ene...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Oct 19th, 2017
11 Comments
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It was a pretty big announcement when Fantasy Flight Games and Games Workshop parted ways. At the time, it seemed as though it was going to be Games Workshop that was going to be making all of their board games. But we’ve just gotten a new announcement from WizKids that they are now partnered w...
By Polar_Bear
In Age of Sigmar
Oct 16th, 2017
3 Comments
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Games Workshop has started taking pre-orders for the next of their board games. This time they head to the world of Age of Sigmar with Warhammer Underworlds: Shadespire. The city of Shadespire’s rulers were so powerful that they told death that they weren’t really going to be doing that a...
By Polar_Bear
In 40K
Oct 13th, 2017
0 Comments
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Friday is here! Woo! Gateway to the weekend. I’m hoping yours will be filled with all sorts of gaming. I might get in some Guild Ball on a brand-new gaming mat this evening. Tomorrow, I’m gonna be hanging out with friends for an early Halloween party. Should be a good time filled with tas...
By Polar_Bear
In 40K
Oct 10th, 2017
10 Comments
871 Views
Cold and Flu season is coming, and by that, I mean that the forces of Nurgle are amassing and will soon be spreading their virulent pestilence all across the galaxy. … Best stock up on orange juice, Kleenex, and Baneblades. Yes, along with some new Nurgle releases, Games Workshop is taking pre-...
By Polar_Bear
In 40K
Oct 6th, 2017
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One of the more-popular Imperial Guard groups is the Death Korps of Krieg. I’ve always loved how they look, with their trench coats and gas masks. It’s a very WWI-feel to me, which I think is awesome, since I think that war gets overlooked a lot more than it should. Anyway, there’s ...
By Polar_Bear
In 40K
Oct 2nd, 2017
1 Comment
888 Views
We’re not quite to cold and flu season, but it’s certainly on its way. And what do you use to fight against it? Why, the power and fury of the Imperial Army, of course! Well, that’s what happens in 40k when you’ve got Plague Marines on the rampage; the Imperial Guard steps in ...
By Polar_Bear
In 40K
Sep 29th, 2017
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I tend to repeat myself around here. It’s just in my nature, really (you should hear my dad tell the same story a dozen times). Two things I’ve often said is that walking to battle is for suckers. Also, the Legio Custodes have some of the best janitorial equipment I’ve ever seen. Th...
By Polar_Bear
In 40K
Sep 25th, 2017
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Games Workshop is looking to be all-inclusive with this week’s set of releases. There’s new Nurgle releases for 40k. There’s a bunch of new box sets for Age of Sigmar, as well as a campaign system. There’s even a pair of Hobbit releases. Let’s take a look....
By Polar_Bear
In 40K
Sep 22nd, 2017
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As I’ve said with pretty much every Legio Custodes release, I wish I had that kind of gear back when I was a janitor. This one, in particular, would’ve been nice. Trust me, I’ve come across many, many, many things in those previous jobs that made me go, “Kill it with fire!!!&#...
By Polar_Bear
In 40K
Sep 18th, 2017
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In the grim dark of the far-off future, the line between man and machine has certainly blurred. Cyborg implants help the servants of the Emperor with their everyday tasks, from filing things in the grand libraries to taking on the Heretic. The machine-makers are highly revered as they walk off to war...
By Polar_Bear
In 40K
Sep 15th, 2017
3 Comments
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Over the next three days, high school, then college, and then pro football players will be hitting the gridiron to see who is the best. I’m sure that there are many of you out there that will also be hitting the tabletop gridiron to prove much the same in games of Blood Bowl, as well […]...
By Polar_Bear
In 40K
Sep 11th, 2017
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Well, it’s not quite Cold and Flu Season, but we’re getting there soon. And Games Workshop is certainly prepared. They have a bunch of Nurgle-related releases available over in their webshop. There’s a new Death Guard codex (available in several different forms, along with extras li...
By Polar_Bear
In 40K
Sep 8th, 2017
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In the grim dark of the far-future, there’s lots of armored pieces around you might have to worry about when going into battle. From huge titans and gargants to terminators and crisis suits, you’re gonna need a way to get those enemies off the board. Bathing them in balls of plasma is a g...
By Polar_Bear
In 40K
Sep 5th, 2017
7 Comments
984 Views
One of the games that’s been around seemingly forever is Warhammer 40k. Hell, for most of you reading this, it might as well have been around forever, since it’s probably older than you are. To celebrate 30 years of the game, Games workshop has created a commemorative Primaris Space Marin...
By Polar_Bear
In 40K
Sep 1st, 2017
0 Comments
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Just this morning, we were talking about The 10 Commandments. Obviously, there’s strong Egyptian themes in that movie. Well, then I log on to check news stories, and the strong Egyptian themes follow me here. Forge World has started taking orders for their new Thousand Sons Legion Praetor figur...
By Polar_Bear
In 40K
Aug 31st, 2017
5 Comments
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While I might personally have preferred Gorka-Morka (greenskin that I am), many people out there are excited for Necromunda, Games Workshop’s other sci-fi skirmish miniatures game of gangs of thugs fighting against one-another. If you’d like a few more details about what you can expect fr...
By Polar_Bear
In Age of Sigmar
Aug 28th, 2017
1 Comment
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Time and again I’ve said how much I love the 2-player starter box. Well, Games Workshop is the undisputed rulers of coming out with them for their games. They have a new Age of Sigmar set coming out. It pits the righteous and true Stormcast Eternals versus the putrid and fetid forces of Nurgle....
By Polar_Bear
In 40K
Aug 25th, 2017
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Janitors in the 41st Millennium have the coolest gear. I know I’ve mentioned this before, but every time something new comes out for the Legio Custodes, it just reinforces my thoughts on the matter. They’ve got some new Aquilon Terminators you can pick up. Also, the Sisters of Silence hav...
By Polar_Bear
In Age of Sigmar
Aug 23rd, 2017
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Games Workshop is looking to make sure that Age of Sigmar is well-supported on their end. To do that, they are coming out with the 2017 General’s Handbook. This book gives players multiple ways to play the game, as well as updating the various rules from previous editions. It’s available ...
By Polar_Bear
In Age of Sigmar
Aug 23rd, 2017
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I am a greenskin. Deep down, the WAAAGH!! flows through my veins. Gork and Mork are my deities of choice. So, when I see that Forge World has started taking orders for a new Rogue Idol miniature, I’m certainly interested....
By Polar_Bear
In Games Workshop
Aug 13th, 2017
10 Comments
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I’d been hearing some rumors floating around that this was going to be the case, but it looks like it’s now officially being announced. Games Workshop, who has been bringing back a lot of their older stand-alone games such as Blood Bowl, has announced that fan-favorite Necromunda will be ...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Aug 12th, 2017
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Usually, I’m all like, “hey! It’s Saturday! Go get your gaming on!” and, in a way, I’m still that. But I’m also, “It’s the Saturday before Gen Con… … … I Have So Many Things I Still Need To Do!!!” A couple people have asked me, &...
By Polar_Bear
In Blood Bowl
Aug 11th, 2017
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It’s Friday, so that means it’s new-order-day over at Forge World. Today’s releases could’ve partially ended up in a Terrain Corner post, too, but since everything’s all in one place, we’ll put them here. They’ve got a new set for The Hobbit in the form of Ba...
By Polar_Bear
In Games Workshop
Aug 7th, 2017
16 Comments
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Well, this is interesting. Many of you that know LGS owners know that there’s some… tension at times between shop owners and Games Workshop. That usually has to deal with required ordering numbers and minimum purchases and such. Well, one shop owner has decided that the way it’s don...
By Polar_Bear
In 40K
Aug 7th, 2017
0 Comments
855 Views
The long-standing nemesis of the Space Marines, the forces of Chaos continually try to bring their foul gods to the real universe. Some of the staunchest anti-demon forces, the Grey Knights are always doing their best to stay ahead of them. Well, both sides of the conflict are getting new codices as ...
By Polar_Bear
In 40K
Aug 4th, 2017
0 Comments
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Tanks! “You’re welcome!” There’s certainly plenty of heavy metal vehicles making their way through Forge World’s pipeline. They’ve got the new Legion Sicaran Arcus Strike Tank, a bunch of upgrade kits for Predator tanks, a Relic Datalink Telemetry set, as well as I...