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It’s a Big Week of Dragons, Dungeon Bowl, Necromunda Outcasts, and head to Middle-Earth and explore Balin’s Tomb

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Games Workshop newest pre-orders are here and it’s full of highly anticipated releases. There’s something for everyone this week!

For Warhammer: Age of Sigmar, Krondys and Karazai are coming! The Sons of Dracothian are here to fight on behalf of the Stormcast Eternals. Krondys brings powerful Draconith magic while Karazai lets his rage take over. The kit retails for $150.

Joining them are the Stormdrake Guard. These dragon-riding Stormcast pack a mighty punch, especially when fielded in all-dragon armies. You can also make them into Knight-Draconis. The kit retails for $110.

Stormdrake Guard

Fans of Blood Bowl have a lot coming.

Dungeon Bowl is the subterranean version of Blood Bowl. Full of chests and portals hiding the ball, the Colleges of Magic gather their teams to settle scores. The box set retails for $160 on the Games Workshop website but you can get it from other retailers for $136.

Dungeon Bowl

Expand your Goblin teams with accessories like a dice set, card pack, and double-sided pitch with dugouts. The dice retail for $18, the pitch retails for $47, and the cards retail for $27.

 Goblin team accesories

The Underhive Outcasts come to Necromunda! This new gang battles it out with the official Houses. While they may be outgunned, they make up for it in their numbers. The gang retails for $42.

Underhive Outcasts

You’ll need rules to play them and that’s where the Book of the Outcast comes in. The 136-page book features gang tactics, Hangers-on, Gang Strongholds, and Outcast scenarios as well as a whole Outlander Campaign, plus more! The physical book retails for $47 and a digital version is available.

Book of the Outcast

How about battling it out in a market? You can get the Zone Mortalis: Underhive Market which features the essentials to give your setting some nice flair. The scenery retails for $50.

Zone Mortalis: Underhive Market

Underhive Outcasts Gang Tactics are handy reference cards for your Outcast gang fighters, plus 18 tricksy Outcast gang tactics. You can get them for $15.

Underhive Outcasts Gang Tactics

Battle in Balin’s Tomb with The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring™ – Battle in Balin’s Tomb. This new boxed game allows for an easy way to dive into the world of Middle-Earth. Recreate the iconic scene with 22 plastic miniatures that include the Fellowship, 12 Moria Goblins, and a mighty Cave Troll. The game retails for $75.

The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring™ – Battle in Balin’s Tomb

Games Workshop continues to license things out with Starforged Warhammer 40,000 Keyrings and Purity Seal Pin Badge.

Show off your love of the game with new keyrings of a melta bomb, bolter round, and a Ultramarines storm shield. There’s also an Imperial Aquila Purity Seal Pin Badge.

If you enjoy your fantasy how about Starforged Warhammer Age of Sigmar Keyrings. You can choose from a Khornate Shield and a Sigmarite Shield.

Starforged Warhammer Age of Sigmar Keyrings

Black Library has some releases starting with the Forges of Mars Special Edition Boxed Set Collection. Graham McNeill’s explosive Forges of Mars trilogy – Priests of Mars, Lords of Mars, and Gods of Mars into a special edition boxed set. It also features a short story, Zero Day Exploit. The box set retails for $150.

Forges of Mars Special Edition Boxed Set Collection

If you want more tanks in your story, then check out Andy Clark’s Steel Tread that follows the footsteps of Hadeya Etsul as she takes charge of a dysfunctional Cadian tank crew. The book retails for $16 or get it for the same amount from an independent retailer.

 Steel Tread

It’s a Big Week of Dragons, Dungeon Bowl, Necromunda Outcasts, Adeptus Titanicus, and head to Middle-Earth and explore Balin’s Tomb

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Games Workshop has revealed next week’s upcoming pre-orders and it’s full of highly anticipated releases.

For Warhammer: Age of Sigmar, Krondys and Karazai are coming! The Sons of Dracothian are here to fight on behalf of the Stormcast Eternals. Krondys brings powerful Draconith magic while Karazai lets his rage take over.

Joining them are the Stormdrake Guard. These dragon-riding Stormcast pack a mighty punch, especially when fielded in all-dragon armies.

Stormdrake Guard

Coming for Warhammer 40,000 is some made-to-order Chaplains. These classic sculpts are back and here’s your chance to add some classics to your Space Marine forces.

 Chaplains

Fans of Blood Bowl have a lot coming.

Dungeon Bowl is the subterranean version of Blood Bowl. Full of chests and portals hiding the ball, the Colleges of Magic gather their teams to settle scores.

Dungeon Bowl

Expand your Goblin teams with accessories like a dice set, card pack, and double-sided pitch with dugouts.

 Goblin team accesories

The Underhive Outcasts come to Necromunda! This new gang battles it out with the official Houses. While they may be outgunned, they make up for it in their numbers.

Underhive Outcasts

You’ll need rules to play them and that’s where the Book of the Outcast comes in. The 136-page book features gang tactics, Hangers-on, Gang Strongholds, and Outcast scenarios as well as a whole Outlander Campaign, plus more!

Book of the Outcast

How about battling it out in a market? You can get the Zone Mortalis: Underhive Market which features the essentials to give your setting some nice flair.

Zone Mortalis: Underhive Market

Underhive Outcasts Gang Tactics are handy reference cards for your Outcast gang fighters, plus 18 tricksy Outcast gang tactics.

Underhive Outcasts Gang Tactics

It’s not all Outcasts, Escher get a new tool at their disposal with the Escher Khimerix. This gene-spliced monstrosity has an appetite and is ready to do some damage.

Escher Khimerix

Battle in Balin’s Tomb with The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring™ – Battle in Balin’s Tomb. This new boxed game allows for an easy way to dive into the world of Middle-Earth. Recreate the iconic scene with 22 plastic miniatures that include the Fellowship, 12 Moria Goblins, and a mighty Cave Troll.

The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring™ – Battle in Balin’s Tomb

Adeptus Titanicus gets some new tools of war with the Armiger Knights and Mechanicum Knights Moirax. They’re tiny but they bring speed and firepower.

Games Workshop continues to license things out with Starforged Warhammer 40,000 Keyrings and Purity Seal Pin Badge.

Show off your love of the game with new keyrings of a melta bomb, bolter round, and a Ultramarines storm shield. There’s also an Imperial Aquila Purity Seal Pin Badge.

If you enjoy your fantasy how about Starforged Warhammer Age of Sigmar Keyrings. You can choose from a Khornate Shield and a Sigmarite Shield.

Starforged Warhammer Age of Sigmar Keyrings

Black Library has some releases starting with the Forges of Mars Special Edition Boxed Set Collection. Graham McNeill’s explosive Forges of Mars trilogy – Priests of Mars, Lords of Mars, and Gods of Mars into a special edition boxed set. It also features a short story, Zero Day Exploit.

Forges of Mars Special Edition Boxed Set Collection

If you want more tanks in your story, then check out Andy Clark’s Steel Tread that follows the footsteps of Hadeya Etsul as she takes charge of a dysfunctional Cadian tank crew.

 Steel Tread

The Beast Snaggas are Coming in Next Week’s Games Workshop Pre-Order

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Orks are getting an update and to kick off the new Waagh is the Beast Snagga Orks boxed set. The set allows you to start your own Beast Snagga Waaagh! or add them to your existing Ork army.

The set is packed with miniatures as well as an exclusive version of the Ork Codex and a set of Ork datacards and a transfer sheet.

The miniatures include:

  • Zodgrodd Wartsnagga – the legendary Runtherder
  • Nob on Smasha Squig – oos the big bad boss to lead da new cavalry?
  • Squighog Boyz – cavalry are back!
  • Bomb Squig – a classic returns
  • 20 Beast Snagga Boyz – the core of an Ork army
Beast Snagga Orks boxed set

Black Library has to releases for pre-order as well!

Warcry Catacombs: Blood of the Everchosen by Richard Strachan takes readers into the vaults beneath the Eightpoints. Untamed Beasts, Scions of the Flame, and Splintered Fang fight for their very survival.

Warcry Catacombs: Blood of the Everchosen

Storm of Iron by Graham McNeill is a rerelease in a special hardback and includes two additional short stories. Limited to 1250 copies, it features a full art page, colored page edges, a ribbon bookmark, and is signed by McNeill!

Storm of Iron

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

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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

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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.

Stormvault

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

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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.