Warhammer Underworlds is now becoming more accessible than ever before with the introduction of an all-new starter set. Designed to provide an easy entry point for beginners while offering exciting updates for existing players, this comprehensive set is the perfect way to embark on your Warhammer Underworlds journey.
Returning to the game’s original setting, the cursed city of Shadespire, the new starter set includes everything a new player needs to dive into the action-packed world of Warhammer Underworlds. Two warbands, Farstrider’s Fighters and the Sepulchral Guard, take center stage in this set, complete with updated fighter cards and their own Rivals deck. Additionally, players will find a 52-page rulebook, a 52-page playthrough booklet, and all the necessary boards, dice, and tokens.
The playthrough booklet guides players through a full, predetermined game of Warhammer Underworlds, providing step-by-step explanations of each warband’s activations, the use of Ploys and Upgrades, the securing of Objective cards, and the acquisition of Glory Points—the coveted currency of the game. By following along with their miniatures and cards on the game board, new players can grasp the mechanics and strategy in a practical and engaging way. The playthrough booklet even allows for solo play, enabling individuals to familiarize themselves with the game at their own pace. Furthermore, the booklet analyzes alternative outcomes, highlighting how minor adjustments can significantly impact the game’s results. It concludes by offering helpful next steps and primers to maximize the potential of the included warbands.
Accompanying the playthrough booklet is a 52-page rulebook, which provides comprehensive rules for playing Warhammer Underworlds. This updated guide includes all the latest changes from Wyrdhollow, such as the introduction of new mechanics like Barge and Salvage. In addition to the gameplay rules, the rulebook offers valuable insights on various formats available, suggestions on engaging in organized play, and tips for constructing your own powerful decks.
The Warhammer Underworlds: Starter Set is set to be available for pre-order very soon, inviting both new and experienced players to immerse themselves in the captivating world of Warhammer Underworlds. With its refined warbands, updated rules, and an abundance of resources to aid beginners, this starter set promises to be a valuable addition to the ever-expanding Warhammer Underworlds universe.