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Games Workshop and Bandai Reveal a New White Scars Figure

Games Workshop and Bandai have revealed a new Made to Order Space Marine Intercessor figure. After the Ultramarines, Imperial Fists, and Salamanders comes… the White Scars!

This warrior features the colors of the Eagle Brotherhood, the White Scars 3rd Company.

The figure will be available for pre-order from the Games Workshop website starting March 27 for one week only.

Dark Angels, Space Marines, Khagra’s Ravagers, Blood Bowl, and More Come to Games Workshop’s Pre-Orders Next Week

Next Sunday, the sons of the Lion make their Warhammer 40,000 9th Edition debut. With the new Dark Angels companion to Codex: Space Marines, they’ll once again be able to take up their search for the Fallen once more.

The new Codex Supplement: Dark Angels will be available for pre-order next weekend. It features datasheets, Warlord Traits, Relics, psychic discipline, as well as Crusade campaign rules.

You can get it as a regular and collector’s edition.

You can keep better track of your forces with Datacards: Dark Angels.

Datacards: Dark Angels

But what about expanding your force? The Combat Patrol: Dark Angels has you covered. It features a Primaris Chaplain, Redemptor Dreadnought, Inceptors, and Intercessors. The force has a Power Level of around 25 and a solid way to get a start.

Combat Patrol: Dark Angels

There’s also new reinforcements for Space Marine forces in general!

The Storm Speeder is coming and can be assembled into three variants. You can build the anti-infantry Hailstrike, the armour-melting Hammerstrike, and the warhead-launching Thunderstrike.

A multipart kit of Bladeguard Veterans delivers three elite Space Marines, each with master-crafted power swords, storm shields, and heavy bolt pistols.

Bladeguard Veterans

If you need some tank-busting power, the Primaris Eradicators are coming as well. Featuring reinforced Mark X Gravis armor, they can be equipped with a deadly melta rifle or heavy melta rifle as standard. There’s also a single multi-melta as an optional upgrade.

Primaris Eradicators

The Necrons also get some reinforcement with the Psychomancer. They use their knowledge to overload their opponent with a mental onslaught.

Psychomancer

A new warband comes to Warhammer Underworlds: Direchasm. Khagra’s Ravagers have the ability to desecrate objectives forcing opponents to face the warband in combat to win.

Black Library has a bunch of new releases.

Dawn of Fire: The Gate of Bones is the second book in the Dawn of Fire series. It’s written by Andy Clark and is available in a special edition, paperback, ebook, and MP3 audiobook.

Siege of Terra: Saturnine returns but this time in paperback.

Siege of Terra: Saturnine

The second season of Warhammer Horror stories continues with The Deacon of Wounds by David Annandale. What happens when faith is misplaced and light becomes darkness?

The Deacon of Wounds

Blood Bowl gets two new additions from Forge World.

Skrull Halfheight is an Undead Dwarf which is rare but one that specializes in passing!? Skrull Halfheight can play for Sylvanian Spotlight and World’s Edge Superleague teams.

Skrull Halfheight

Gretchen Wächter is coming as well and she’ll deliver the hits easily slipping through the smallest gaps to sack the ball carrier.

Gretchen Wächter

Kill Team is Back!

During today’s online preview, Games Workshop teased a lot of what’s coming in 2021. Kill Team is returning with a new boxed set!

Kill Team: Pariah Nexus focuses on skirmishes in close confines and is a new expansion for the game. It features Space Marines and Necrons building off of the 9th Edition Warhammer 40K starter sets.

The expansion features new rules for close combat encounters in confined spaces. Plus, lots of new miniatures!

The Space Marines feature a Captain with master-crafted heavy bolt rifle and five Heavy Intercessors.

The Necron kill team features a Chronomancer and five Flayed Ones!

Kill Team: Pariah Nexus features everything you need to play the game. Check out what’s in the box before it drops later this year!

Kill Team: Pariah Nexus Contents

Games Workshop Reveals Three New Land Speeders

It was only a matter of time before the classic Land Speeder got a Primaris upgrade. Games Workshop has revealed three new versions of the vehicle for Warhammer 40,000. In a retrospective looking at the Land Speeder over the years (which weirdly skipped actual classic models) the game company showed off new “advanced modifications” to the vehicle that’ll be out soon.

The three variants for the Storm Speeder include the Hammerstrike, Thunderstrike, and Hailstrike. They’ll be out in early 2021 to quickly deliver death on the battlefield.

The Sons of Sanguinius and Army Boxes Arrive in this Week’s Games Workshop Pre-Order

Games Workshop gets loaded up for the holidays with the release of a new codex for Warhammer 40K and army boxes for 40K and Warhammer: Age of Sigmar. Check out below what you can pre-order now!

Fall into the red thirst with the new codex for the Blood Angels. The sons of Sanguinius get the spotlight with a new book covering their history, heraldry, and specialized units. There are unique rules for the Blood Angels and their successor Chapters. The codex has a regular and limited edition.

You’ll be able to show off your devotion to the army with datacards and dice. The Blood Angels Datacards help keep track of Strategems, psychic powers, and new Death Visions. You’ll also be able to deal some damage with new red and black Blood Angels dice that fit the army featuring blood drops!

But you’ll need a force to do battle with and Games Workshop has you covered with all new models!

Build a force quickly with Combat Patrol: Blood Angels. The box features some core troops and a Librarian to lead them, an Impulsor, and a pair of Blood Angels upgrade frames.

Combat Patrol: Blood Angels

But, what’s a Blood Angels force without the Death Company?! You’ll be able to get Death Company Intercessors to strike terror in your opponents. The kit features five Intercessors and a Blood Angels upgrade frame.

Death Company Intercessors

But, it’s not just Blood Angels in the spotlight, Space Marines as a whole get some reinforcements.

You’ll be able to get Assault Intercessors to add to your force. The multipart kit contains loads of new weapon options and poses including several options to equip your Sergeant. There’s enough to build a full squad of 10.

Assault Intercessors

The Primaris Space Marines also get their first main battle tank in the Gladiator. With it you’ll be able to build the Valiant, Reaper, or Lancer tanks!

Gladiator

Army boxes are an easy way to build your forces and Games Workshop is releasing a handful for both Warhammer 40,000 and Warhammer: Age of Sigmar.

For Age of Sigmar, you’ll be able to get:

You can also start a whole new force or bolster an existing one with these Warhammer 40,000 army boxes:

Black Library has you covered with Guy Haley‘s Astorath: Angel of Mercy which will be available as a hardback limited edition. The release is limited to 1,250 copies and it’s signed by the author. The book also contains Haley’s short story, “The Redeemer”.

Astorath: Angel of Mercy

If audiobooks are more your thing, Nexus + Other Stories will be available to pre-order as well. This collection includes a novella, plus more than a dozen short stories that explore many of the factions across the galaxy. It’s as exciting for someone just getting started with Warhammer 40,000 as it is for seasoned veterans.

Nexus + Other Stories

Games Workshop Reveals Army Boxes, Blood Angels, and More for Next Week’s Pre-Orders

Next weekend Games Workshop gets loaded up for the holidays with the release of a new codex for Warhammer 40K and army boxes for 40K and Warhammer: Age of Sigmar. Check out below what you’ll be able to pre-order starting Saturday, November 28.

Fall into the red thirst with the new codex for the Blood Angels. The sons of Sanguinius get the spotlight with a new book covering their history, heraldry, and specialized units. There are unique rules for the Blood Angels and their successor Chapters. The codex has a regular and limited edition.

You’ll be able to show off your devotion to the army with datacards and dice. The Blood Angels Datacards help keep track of Strategems, psychic powers, and new Death Visions. You’ll also be able to deal some damage with new red and black Blood Angels dice that fit the army featuring blood drops!

But you’ll need a force to do battle with and Games Workshop has you covered with all new models!

Build a force quickly with Combat Patrol: Blood Angels. The box features some core troops and a Librarian to lead them, an Impulsor, and a pair of Blood Angels upgrade frames.

Combat Patrol: Blood Angels

But, what’s a Blood Angels force without the Death Company?! You’ll be able to get Death Company Intercessors to strike terror in your opponents. The kit features five Intercessors and a Blood Angels upgrade frame.

Death Company Intercessors

But, it’s not just Blood Angels in the spotlight, Space Marines as a whole get some reinforcements.

You’ll be able to get Assault Intercessors to add to your force. The multipart kit contains loads of new weapon options and poses including several options to equip your Sergeant. There’s enough to build a full squad of 10.

Assault Intercessors

The Primaris Space Marines also get their first main battle tank in the Gladiator. With it you’ll be able to build the Valiant, Reaper, or Lancer tanks!

Gladiator

Army boxes are an easy way to build your forces and Games Workshop is releasing a handful for both Warhammer 40,000 and Warhammer: Age of Sigmar.

For Age of Sigmar, you’ll be able to get:

  • Disciples of Tzeentch – Fatesworn Host – Massed mortal infantry supported by a greater daemon of Tzeentch
  • Kharadron Overlords – Barak-Nar Skyfleet – Plunder the realms and turn a tidy profit with this airborne force of Kharadron Overlords, led by none other than Lord-Magnate Brokk Grungsson.
  • Gloomspite Gitz – Fungal Loonhorde – Loads of troggoths and loads of squigs, a mix of heavy-hitters and cheap-and-cheerful infantry
  • Ogor Mawtribes – Meatgrinder Warglutt – An army of ogors is ready to devour the realms, led by a Tyrant and supported by an Aleguzzler Gargant!

You can also start a whole new force or bolster an existing one with these Warhammer 40,000 army boxes:

  • Space Marines – Interdiction Force – A highly mobile force of Vanguard units, including an Impulsor and an Invictor Tactical Warsuit, plus all the Phobos armor
  • Necrons – Eradication Legion – A great way to expand on the contents of the Indomitus box or any of the starter sets, and it includes an imposing Triarch Stalker and a swift and deadly Doom Scythe!
  • Astra Militarum – Bastion Platoon – Ground-pounding units, along with a few choice support vehicles, will form the core of a great collection. Also works as a Genestealer Cult or Chaos Cultists!
  • Chaos Space Marines – Decimation Warband – Stuffed with heavy infantry, a Chaos Lord to lead them, and a massive Maulerfiend (or Forgefiend) to offer support.
  • T’au Empire – Starpulse Cadre – Loads of battlesuits, a variety of infantry, plus a Piranha for good measure!
  • Tyranids – Brood Swarm – Genestealers, Gargoyles, and a bunch of big beasties!

Black Library has you covered with Guy Haley‘s Astorath: Angel of Mercy which will be available as a hardback limited edition. The release is limited to 1,250 copies and it’s signed by the author. The book also contains Haley’s short story, “The Redeemer”.

Astorath: Angel of Mercy

If audiobooks are more your thing, Nexus + Other Stories will be available to pre-order as well. This collection includes a novella, plus more than a dozen short stories that explore many of the factions across the galaxy. It’s as exciting for someone just getting started with Warhammer 40,000 as it is for seasoned veterans.

Nexus + Other Stories

Forge World also has a release for the Middle-Earth Strategy Battle Game! If you need a unit to help harass the enemy for your Azog’s Legion army, they’ve got you covered. War Bats are bred by Azog’s servants in Gundabad. They soar ahead of Bolg’s armies, flying behind enemy lines to snatch at vulnerable archers and war machine crews with their razor-sharp talons. They’ll be available for pre-order on Friday!

War Bats

Codex Drukhari and Death Angels are out in January 2021

Drukhari

Games Workshop revealed the first two codexes to be released in 2021. The Drukhari and Death Angels will each kick off the new year with new rules to freshen up the armies for the 9th edition of Warhammer 40K.

The Drukhari are the first xenos codex of 2021 and the updated rules make the army faster and deadlier than before.

The force features:

  • More attacks
  • Higher damage
  • Lethal combat output across the board

The new rules allow for a raiding force without being penalised in Command points. Don’t want that? How about a Wych Cult or Haemonculi COven? You’ve got that too. There’s also new Crusade rules for the force.

Here’s a taste of what’s coming with the new stats and rules for Incubi. With klaives now Damage 2, the Incubi can challenge Space Marines in combat.

Drukhari Incubi Warhammer 40K 9th edition

Death Angels Codex

The Death Angels are the next Space Marine force to get a spotlight with their own codex. (Insert joke about the first Chaos codex release of 2021). Not only will you get the background on the secretive Space Marine Chapter, but there are also rules for:

  • Ravenwing
  • Deathwing
  • New Stratagem and Relics

A change already mentioned is Deathwing Vanguard Detachments and Ravenwing Outrider Detachments both getting the Objective Secured ability on some key units.

There are also new Crusade rules very focused on hunting the Fallen. Once you catch the Fallen, how about interrogating them!?

Interrogation Crusade rule Death Angels Warhammer 40K 9th Edition

Space Wolves, Deathwatch, and more are Here in this Week’s Games Workshop Pre-Order

Space Marines get more options in this week’s new pre-orders from Games Workshop. Deathwatch and Space Wolves get their codex releases along with Combat Patrols and more. There’s also something for Ork players and those looking for a better way to hold on to their figures for painting. Check out what you can pre-order now.

Space Wolves are here with two versions of their codex. You can get the collector’s edition for $65 and the regular version for $30.

You can keep track of your Space Wolves with Datacards: Space Wolves for $15 and show off your loyalty with the Space Wolves Dice Set for $35.

But what’s a codex without some models to build your force? GW has you covered!

Combat Patrol: Space Wolves retails for $140 and features 1 Primaris Lieutenant, 1 Invictor Tactical Warsuit, 10 Primaris Intercessors, 5 Primaris Reivers, and 2 Space Wolves Primaris Upgrade Frames.

Combat Patrol: Space Wolves

The Hounds of Morkai retail for $45 and are an elite choice who are adept at hunting enemy psykers! The set includes 5 Primaris Reivers and a Space Wolves Primaris Upgrade Frame.

Hounds of Morkai

Ragnar Blackmane is here to lead your force. The miniature retails for $40.

Ragnar Blackmane

The Deathwatch have arrived as well. You can now build your force of xenos-hunters with their brand-new codex. The collector’s edition retails for $65 while the regular edition is $30.

You can keep track of your Deathwatch with Datacards: Deathwatch for $15 and show off your loyalty with the Deathwatch Dice Set for $35.

The Combat Patrol: Deathwatch retails for $140 and features 1 Primaris Lieutenant, 1 Primaris Apothecary, 10 Primaris Intercessors, 3 Primaris Aggressors, and 2 Deathwatch Upgrade Frames.

Combat Patrol: Deathwatch

But, there’s also something for Space Marine players as a whole. You add some fast attack forces to your force with a set of Outriders. The box set retails for $60 and features 3 miniatures that are push-fit! There’s also a Primaris Space Marines Transfer Sheet included.

Outriders

Orktober is over but you can pre-order Ghazghkull Thraka is now available for pre-order. The figure previously only available in a limited box set retails for $65 and features Ghazghkull Thraka and Makari!

Ghazghkull Thraka

And GW is making it easier to get a grip and paint those new figures. An upgraded Citadel Colour Painting Handle is now avaible for $12.50. It features an extended grip to make it easier to hold.

Citadel Colour Painting Handle

Black Library has some new releases as well!

Experience a classic tale of Captain Leonatos and his Blood Angels in the full-color update of Bloodquest. Created by Gordon Rennie and Colin MacNeil, it retails for $30.

Bloodquest Vol. 1

Deathwatch: The Long Vigil retails for $27 in hardback and is an all-action tales of alien-killing from a variety of authors in an anthology that showcases the Deathwatch at their very best.

Stories include:

  • Messiah Complex by Steve Parker
  • The Shadow of the Saints by Ben Counter
  • The Crueltymaker’s Kingdom by Marc Collins
  • The Nihilus Edge by Justin D. Hill
  • Sorrowcrown by Nicholas Wolf
  • Awakened by Sarah Cawkwell
  • Brother to Dishonour by David Guymer
  • The Last Word by Phil Kelly
  • Entombed by Andy Clark
Deathwatch: The Long Vigil

Darkness in the Blood retails for $27 in the hardback version focuses on rebuilding a broken empire after the Devastation of Baal. It’s written by Guy Haley.

Darkness in the Blood

Unboxing: McFarlane Toys’ Warhammer 40K Ultramarines Primaris Assault Intercessor

The world of Games Workshop‘s Warhammer 40K comes to McFarlane Toys with the first four releases in their new Warhammer 40,000 line of figures. We already gave our general thoughts about the figures but now it’s time for a deep dive.

We unbox and review the Ultramarines Primaris Assault Intercessor. It’s a hefty figure that feels like it’s truly the Emperor’s finest!

What do we think? Find out!

You can get your own:
Amazon
Entertainment Earth
Big Bad Toy Store
Dorkside Toys

McFarlane Toys provided us with a FREE copy for review
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A First Look at McFarlane Toys’ Warhammer 40K Action Figures!

The world of Games Workshop‘s Warhammer 40K comes to McFarlane Toys with the first four releases in their new Warhammer 40,000 line of figures.

The first four figures include the:
Ultramarines Primaris Assault Intercessor
Necron Warrior
Space Marine Primaris Intercessor Artist Proof
Necron Warrior Artist Proof

We go over the four releases before doing further unboxing videos diving deeper into what you get and what we think!

You can get your own:

Space Marine Primaris Intercessor Artist Proof
Amazon
Entertainment Earth
Big Bad Toy Store
Dorkside Toys

Necron Warrior Artist Proof
Walmart

McFarlane Toys provided us with a FREE copy for review
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