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Games Workshop is Back for Pre-Orders Next Week with Necromunda, Blood Bowl, Warhammer Underworlds: Direchasm, and More

After a few weeks of no new pre-orders, Games Workshop is back with a pretty packed week of new releases. You’ll be able to pre-order all of the below starting next Saturday!

Necromunda gets a new boxed set with Necromunda: Hive War. The new set has everything you need to play and a perfect way for new players to get into the game. The set comes with two gangs, Escher and Delaque with 10 plastic miniatures for each gang and a variety of weapons to arm them.

Also included is a 10-page softback rulebook which includes everything you need to play from how to generate gangs, to the rules, scenarios, and more.

There’s also modular scenary with which you can use to do battle as well as a double-sided gaming mat, dice, tokens, cards, and templates.

Also coming is a Necromunda Underhive Propaganda Transfer Sheet that features 499 decals that you can use to help make your scenery unique and add finishing touches to your own Underhive.

Necromunda Underhive Propaganda Transfer Sheet

You’ll need to upgrade your gangs which means the need for new weapons. The Weapons & Upgrades Sets has you covered with over 60 alternative components to make your gang even more unique. Two will be released, one for Escher and one for the Goliaths. They include different heads, weapons, and more.

Blood Bowl is getting some love with new releases as well for the Chaos Chosen.

You can get a set of pitch and dugouts for the Chaos Chosen so you can play Blood Bowl honoring the Dark Gods.

Blood Bowl Chaos Chosen Pitch and Dugouts

You’ll be able to better keep track of your team with the Chaos Chosen Card Pack which is a handy reference. It also includes 20 blank cards to keep track of your team as it develops as well as Special Play cards exclusive to Chaos Chosen teams.

Chaos Chosen Card Pack

Finally, show your allegiance to the Chaos Gods with the Chaos Chosen Team Dice Pack.

Chaos Chosen Team Dice Pack

Warhammer Underworlds gets two releases to expand your games with.

Hedkrakka’s Madmob is a new warband of four feral Orruks led by a mask-wearing Shaman. They’re an aggressive warband sure to mix games up and deliver new elements to the Underworlds.

Hedkrakka’s Madmob

Warhammer Underworlds: Silent Menace Universal Deck is an expansion perfect for every warband. It offers new card options and a greater variety of deckbuilding combos. The release features 32 cards – 12 objectives, 10 gambits, and 10 upgrades. They’re all themed around the treasures and tactics of Beastgrave’s Silent People. The set doesn’t include any spells meaning you don’t need a wizard to get everything out of it.

Warhammer Underworlds: Silent Menace Universal Deck

Black Library has a bunch of releases coming too.

Warriors and Warlords is available in paperback and is a collection of short stories set in the world of Warhammer 40,000. It includes stories by Rachel Harrison, Graham McNeill, and Chris Wraight.

Warriors and Warlords

The Sisters of Battle Collection brings together works by James Swallow. It includes his full collection of novels and short stories focused on the Sisters of Battle in a limited edition release that features two hardbacks. It includes five tales – Faith & Fire, Hammer & Anvil, Red & Black, and Heart & Soul, as well as a brand new story, Iron & Bone.

Sisters of Battle Collection

Sisters of Battle: The Book of Martyrs has more adventures focused on the Adepta Sororitas. It has three action-packed stories by Danie Ware, Alec Worley, and Phil Kelly.

Sisters of Battle: The Book of Martyrs

Dive into the world of Necromunda with Fire Made Flesh by Denny Flowers. Danger is afoot as Tempes Sol of the Guild of Light seeks the dark secrets that lurk in the Fallen Dome of Periculus.

Fire Made Flesh

Sons of Sanguinius: A Blood Angels Omnibus features 20 short stories and novellas from Dan Abnett, James Swallow, and Gav Thorpe. It’s the ultimate book for fans of the Blood Angels and their successor Chapters!

Sons of Sanguinius: A Blood Angels Omnibus

Ultramarines: Dead Sky, Black Sun is out as an MP3 audiobook. Graham McNeill tells the tale of Uriel Ventris’ daring attack on the Iron Warriors home world, deep in the Eye of Terror itself.

Ultramarines: Dead Sky, Black Sun

Slaanesh invades in this Week’s New Games Workshop Pre-Orders

This week’s new pre-orders from Games Workshop is packed with Hedonites of Slaanesh for Age of Sigmar mixed with some releases for the Daughters of Khaine. Check out below for the full list of releases!

What’s an army without a Battletome? Battletome: Hedonites of Slaanesh has everything you need to battle and is your ultimate guide to the servants of Slaanesh. You can get a limited edition for $80 and a regular edition for $40.

Battletome: Hedonites of Slaanesh

The Daughters of Khaine are not to be outdone and they get Battletome: Daughters of Khaine also in a limited edition for $80 and regular edition for $40.

Battletome: Daughters of Khaine limited edition

Warscroll Cards: Hedonites of Slaanesh features 33 warscroll cards for easy reference during your games. They retail for $25.

Warscroll Cards: Hedonites of Slaanesh

Show off your allegiance to Slaanesh or Khaine with a set of dice. Each retails for $35.

Sigvald, Prince of Slaanesh allows you to command the favored son of Slaanesh and put one of the finest swordsmen of the Mortal Realms on the battlefield. The figure retails for $55.

Sigvald, Prince of Slaanesh

Glutos Orscollion, Lord of Gluttony is a centerpiece for any force. A powerful hero that mixes wizardry with melee and strong aura abilities. The kit retails for $115.

Glutos Orscollion, Lord of Gluttony

Blissbarb Archers deliver a ranged option for the Hedonites of Slaanesh. Unleash volleys of arrows with this unit that retails for $50.

Blissbarb Archers

Slickblade Seekers are deadly Slaaneshi cavalry atop daemonic steeds ready for melee battle. Blissbarb Seekers give you a maneuverable unit to unleash arrows upon the enemy. You can get one kit for $65 which will allow you to make 5 of either.

Slickblade Seekers

What’s an army without a leader? The Lord of Pain is the hero you’re looking for and allows you to reflect wounds back onto your attackers. The miniature retails for $30.

Lord of Pain

The Shardspeaker of Slaanesh destroys the souls of your foes helping support your force making the enemy vulnerable to your trips. The kit retails for $30.

Shardspeaker of Slaanesh

Slaangor Fiendbloods are a fast and deadly melee unit. The kit creates 3 and retails for $50.

Slaangor Fiendbloods

Symbaresh Twinsouls is a unit of merciless fighters ready to unleash the ego-driven excess of the Symbaresh Twinsouls. The same kit can also be used to create Myrmidesh Painbringers, a graceful and deadly infantry unit. The kit makes 5 of either and retails for $60.

Myrmidesh Painbringers

Harness the magic of blood and shadow and unleash Endless Spells: Daughters of Khaine. The kit features three miniatures to represent the spells and retail for $35.

Endless Spells: Daughters of Khaine

White Dwarf #461 features Maelstrom of War for Warhammer 40,000, part two of David Guymer’s duardin tale and more! It’s available for $9.

White Dwarf #461

Black Library has four releases available as well!

The Harrowed Paths is out in paperback and features six stories from Graham McNeill, Jake Ozga, Lora Gray, and more. The book retails for $16.

The Harrowed Paths

Fortress of Ghosts: Book 5 is written by Tom Huddleston and features an escape from a haunted castle! The paperback book retails for $8.99.

Fortress of Ghosts: Book 5

Plague of the Nurglings: Book 5 is written by Cavan Scott and has the young heroes facing Chaos on a forge world. The book retails for $8.99.

Plague of the Nurglings: Book 5

Stormvault is out in hardback. Written by Andy Clark it delves into the darkness of the Stormvaults! The book retails for $27.


Highlander: The Board Game from River Horse. Now on Kickstarter.

With stories by famous novelist Graham McNeill, and games design by award-winning designer Alessio Cavatore and Jack CaesarHighlander the Board Game is a quick-playing game for up to 6 players in which you duel throughout the ages in order to be the last immortal standing and claim the prize.

You will choose an immortal from the timeless movie (and maybe even all new characters!). You will collect allies and live entire lives to give you the greatest chance at winning your duels – but you do not get to decide when exactly you will meet your foes on the battlefield – all you can do is prepare in the hope that you are the more powerful!

You can back it now on Kickstarter.