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Black Templars and Amazon and Khemri Blood Bowl are Up for Order from Games Workshop

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Games Workshop’s pre-orders for this week are here and the Black Templars are front and center. The Black Templars Army Set is available for order starting to bring updated rules for the army to the latest edition. The box set also has a “guarantee” in that all who want one can get one.

The Army set features 13 miniatures, 12 of which are available for the first time in the set. You get the brand-new Emperor’s Champion and Marshal figures to lead and inspire your force. Also included is a Primaris Crusader squad which features four Neophytes, five Initiates, and a Sword Brother. The one not-new figure is a Redemptor Dreadnought.

Also included is a transfer sheet with contains 226 decals to help make your Space Marines look proper before the Emperor. There’s also an early copy of Codex Supplement: Black Templars with an exclusive cover featuring John Blanche artwork. Also included are Black Templar datacards to help better manage your force in battle.

The box office also features a Pre-order Weekend Promise that no Black Templar fans will miss out on. Everyone who wants one can get a hand on a copy.

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Blood Bowl features two Made to Order teams! You’ll have from Saturday, October 9th to Sunday, October 17th to order the teams or miss out on the latest offer.

The Amazons return from Lustria to lay damage on the pitch and score some touchdowns. This set features 12 metal miniatures containing six Tribal Linewomen, one Eagle Warrior Thrower, two Piranha Warrior Catchers, and three Koka Kalim Blitzers.

Purchase: Games Workshop

Blood Bowl Amazons

Khemri Tomb Kings shuffle their way onto the pitch with up to four Strength-5 Tomb Guardians to smash other teams. This is good because this isn’t a team known for its ball-handling skills. The 12-piece set of metal miniatures includes six Skeleton Linemen, two Anointed Throwers, two Anointed Blitzers, and two Tomb Guardians.

Purchase: Games Workshop

Khemri Tomb Kings

White Dwarf #469 is also be available to pre-order. The issue features Seraphon with a battletome update including rules for matched play and Path to Flory.

Thousand Sons also come to Kill Team with a comprehensive rule set for a Warpcover Kill Team.

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White Dwarf #469

Black Library also features a new release with Siege of Terra: Mortis by John French. The god-machines of the traitorous Legio Mortis and the stalwart Legio Ignatum clash at the Mercury Wall.

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Siege of Terra: Mortis

Black Templars and Two Blood Bowl Made to Order Teams for Next Week from Games Workshop

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Games Workshop has revealed next week’s pre-orders and the Black Templars are up for Warhammer 40,000. The Black Templars Army Set will be available for order starting to bring updated rules for the army to the latest edition.

The Army set features 13 miniatures, 12 of which are available for the first time in the set. You get the brand-new Emperor’s Champion and Marshal figures to lead and inspire your force. Also included is a Primaris Crusader squad which features four Neophytes, five Initiates, and a Sword Brother. The one not-new figure is a Redemptor Dreadnought.

Also included is a transfer sheet with contains 226 decals to help make your Space Marines look proper before the Emperor. There’s also an early copy of Codex Supplement: Black Templars with an exclusive cover featuring John Blanche artwork. Also included are Black Templar datacards to help better manage your force in battle.

The box office also features a Pre-order Weekend Promise that no Black Templar fans will miss out on. Everyone who wants one can get a hand on a copy. More details on how that’ll work will be released later this week.

Blood Bowl features two Made to Order teams! You’ll have from Saturday, October 9th to Sunday, October 17th to order the teams or miss out on the latest offer.

The Amazons return from Lustria to lay damage on the pitch and score some touchdowns. This set features 12 metal miniatures containing six Tribal Linewomen, one Eagle Warrior Thrower, two Piranha Warrior Catchers, and three Koka Kalim Blitzers.

Blood Bowl Amazons

Khemri Tomb Kings shuffle their way onto the pitch with up to four Strength-5 Tomb Guardians to smash other teams. This is good because this isn’t a team known for its ball-handling skills. The 12-piece set of metal miniatures includes six Skeleton Linemen, two Anointed Throwers, two Anointed Blitzers, and two Tomb Guardians.

Khemri Tomb Kings

White Dwarf #469 will also be available to pre-order. The issue features Seraphon with a battletome update including rules for matched play and Path to Flory.

Thousand Sons also come to Kill Team with a comprehensive rule set for a Warpcover Kill Team.

White Dwarf #469

Black Library also features a new release with Siege of Terra: Mortis by John French. The god-machines of the traitorous Legio Mortis and the stalwart Legio Ignatum clash at the Mercury Wall.

Siege of Terra: Mortis

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

Get Ready for Kick-Off with this Weekend’s Blood Bowl: Season Two Pre-Order

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This week’s pre-orders from Games Workshop and Forgeworld are full of Blood Bowl goodness. The second season box set has arrived with lots of new releases to help you get into the game too! All the prices below are in US dollars.

Blood Bowl: Second Season Edition has everything you nede to dive into the game of fantasy football. It includes the full hardback rulebook, two new teams and so much more. On top of the teams, there’s a pair of referees, a double-sided pitch, two dugouts, two sets of dice, and all of the templates, tokens, and counters you need to play.

Pre-Order – $140

Blood Bowl: Second Season Edition

The Imperial Nobles is a brand new team to the game. The Bögenhafen Barons, is made up of Linemen, Bodyguards, Blitzers, and Throwers. They can also call on the talents of Star Player Griff Oberwald and the brute force of an Ogre, both are included in the box set!

Bögenhafen Barons

They’ll face another new team to the pitch, the Black Orc team, the Thunder Valley Greenskins. They feature a line-up of Black Orcs and Goblin Bruisers, they also have legendary Star Player Varag Ghoul-Chewer and a Trained Troll. Both are included in the boxed set too!

Thunder Valley Greenskins

But, if you don’t want the new box set and instead are just focused on the new rules, Games Workshop has you covered. Blood Bowl: The Official Rules will also be available as a separate hardback book and ePub. It has the updated rules, lots of lore, rules for league and exhibition games, a roster for all 21 current Blood Bowl teams, and details for 23 Star Players.

Pre-Order – $50 for Book, ePub

 Blood Bowl: The Official Rules

Along with the box set and rulebook, you’ll also be able to get Special Play cards. These are useable by all of the Blood Bowl teams and have help even the odds against better teams. There’s Dirty Tricks, Magical Memorabilia, and even Prayers to Nuffle!

Pre-order – $27

Special Play cards

And with a new edition comes new teams! The Wolfenburg Crypt-Stealers features Zombies, Ghouls, Wraiths, Werewolves, and Flesh Golems mixing up speed and strength… with a little Regeneration too!

Pre-Order – $40

Wolfenburg Crypt-Stealers

You’ll be able to show off your Necromantic Horrors appreciation with a dedicated set of dice, pitch, and a team card pack. The pitch comes with two dugouts and optional special rules. The cards help track the team’s stats and includes 16 Special Play cards.

Pre-Order Cards – $27
Pre-Order Pitch – $47
Pre-Order Dice – $15

You’ll also learn all about the team with a new issue of Spike! Issue #11 of the Blood Bowl Journal focuses on the Necromantic Horrors and everything you need to know to get the team on the field.

Pre-Order – $15

Spike! Issue #11

And how about a new treeman to field for your teams? Akhorne the Squirrel is also making his long-awaited Blood Bowl debut… there’s also a Treeman underneath! The kit allows you to build two different Treemen to hire for your team.

Pre-Order – $32

Blood Bowl Treeman

What about old teams already released? No need to worry, they’ll be repackaged for the new edition featuring rules for the second season. A number of them will also be released for pre-order this coming week as well.

White Dwarf #458 is coming with some gifts! The issue features new cards for Adeptus Titanicus, Necromunda, Aeronautica Imperialis, Warcry, and Blood Bowl. Inside there’s also a continuation of the Warhammer 40,000 Flashpoint series, looking at the Argovon Campaign, a Battle Report for Warhammer Age of Sigmar, and a Wizards’ Duel minigame for the Middle-earth Strategy Battle Game.

Pre-Order – $9

White Dwarf #458

Forge World gets into the Blood Bowl fun with… a Zoat!? Zolcath the Zoat is a star Blitzer ready to be hired and add strength and toughness to any team he plays for. He’ll be released on Saturday, unlike the usual Fridays for Forge World releases.

Pre-Order $58

Zolcath the Zoat

On Friday, Forge World will release two new patterns of Questoris Knight for Adeptus Titanicus. The Magaera is armed with the destructive lightning cannon, which can obliterate smaller targets and cause damage to larger ones thanks to the Blast and Rending traits. Its sister Knight, the Styrix, is armed with a volkite chieorovile – the perfect weapon for stripping void shields from enemy Titans. Both are armed with a Hekaton siege claw, meaning they can finish off anything that survives their deadly barrages at close range.

These Knights are also equipped with ionic flare shields, giving them great protection as they quickly move into position. Any Princeps will definitely want to add a Banner of these Knights to their force.

Pre-Order Magera – $50
Pre-Order Styrix – $50

And Black Library is also getting to the game with some Blood Bowl collections, Death on the Pitch: Extra Time and The Blood Bowl Omnibus!

Pre-Order Death on the Pitch: Extra Time – $16
Pre-Order The Blood Bowl Omnibus – $21

The first volume of Dan Abnett‘s classic Inquisition series, Ravenor is being re-released in a limited edition signed by the author.

Pre-Order – $60

Ravenor

The Solar War is the first part of the Siege of Terra series and sees the Traitors take on the might defenses of the Sol System.

Pre-Order – $9.99

The Solar War

You can keep track of Horus’ approach with a new map of the Sol System as it was when the Traitors arrived.

Pre-Order – $65

Sol System

Warhammer gets some love too with the fifth Gotrek & Felix omnibus. It sees the duo taking on the forces of Chaos, the Serpent Queen Khalida, and a host of other dangerous foes across two novels, four novellas, and a series of short stories.

Pre-Order – $21

fifth Gotrek & Felix omnibus

For two weeks, ten classic editions of Inferno! will be available for Print on Demand. They’re full of short stories, artwork, and articles diving into the world of Warhammer.

Pre-Order – $80

Inferno!

Finally, The Guns of Tanith will soon be getting an audiobook!

The Guns of Tanith

There’s Blood on the Pitch as Blood Bowl: Season Two Arrives for Pre-Order Next Week Plus a Zoat Starplayer!

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Next week’s pre-orders from Games Workshop and Forgeworld are full of Blood Bowl goodness. The second season box set arrives with lots of new releases too!

Blood Bowl: Second Season Edition has everything you nede to dive into the game of fantasy football. It includes the full hardback rulebook, two new teams and so much more. On top of the teams, there’s a pair of referees, a double-sided pitch, two dugouts, two sets of dice, and all of the templates, tokens, and counters you need to play.

Blood Bowl: Second Season Edition

The Imperial Nobles is a brand new team to the game. The Bögenhafen Barons, is made up of Linemen, Bodyguards, Blitzers, and Throwers. They can also call on the talents of Star Player Griff Oberwald and the brute force of an Ogre, both are included in the box set!

Bögenhafen Barons

They’ll face another new team to the pitch, the Black Orc team, the Thunder Valley Greenskins. They feature a line-up of Black Orcs and Goblin Bruisers, they also have legendary Star Player Varag Ghoul-Chewer and a Trained Troll. Both are included in the boxed set too!

Thunder Valley Greenskins

But, if you don’t want the new box set and instead are just focused on the new rules, Games Workshop has you covered. Blood Bowl: The Official Rules will also be available as a separate hardback book and ePub. It has the updated rules, lots of lore, rules for league and exhibition games, a roster for all 21 current Blood Bowl teams, and details for 23 Star Players.

 Blood Bowl: The Official Rules

Along with the box set and rulebook, you’ll also be able to get Special Play cards. These are useable by all of the Blood Bowl teams and have help even the odds against better teams. There’s Dirty Tricks, Magical Memorabilia, and even Prayers to Nuffle!

Special Play cards

And with a new edition comes new teams! The Wolfenburg Crypt-Stealers features Zombies, Ghouls, Wraiths, Werewolves, and Flesh Golems mixing up speed and strength… with a little Regeneration too!

Wolfenburg Crypt-Stealers

You’ll be able to show off your Necromantic Horrors appreciation with a dedicated set of dice, pitch, and a team card pack. The pitch comes with two dugouts and optional special rules. The cards help track the team’s stats and includes 16 Special Play cards.

You’ll also learn all about the team with a new issue of Spike! Issue #11 of the Blood Bowl Journal focuses on the Necromantic Horrors and everything you need to know to get the team on the field.

Spike! Issue #11

And how about a new treeman to field for your teams? Akhorne the Squirrel is also making his long-awaited Blood Bowl debut… there’s also a Treeman underneath! The kit allows you to build two different Treemen to hire for your team.

Blood Bowl Treeman

What about old teams already released? No need to worry, they’ll be repackaged for the new edition featuring rules for the second season. A number of them will also be released for pre-order this coming week as well.

White Dwarf #458 is coming with some gifts! The issue features new cards for Adeptus Titanicus, Necromunda, Aeronautica Imperialis, Warcry, and Blood Bowl. Inside there’s also a continuation of the Warhammer 40,000 Flashpoint series, looking at the Argovon Campaign, a Battle Report for Warhammer Age of Sigmar, and a Wizards’ Duel minigame for the Middle-earth Strategy Battle Game.

White Dwarf #458

Forge World gets into the Blood Bowl fun with… a Zoat!? Zolcath the Zoat is a star Blitzer ready to be hired and add strength and toughness to any team he plays for. He’ll be released on Saturday, unlike the usual Fridays for Forge World releases.

Zolcath the Zoat

On Friday, Forge World will release two new patterns of Questoris Knight for Adeptus Titanicus. The Magaera is armed with the destructive lightning cannon, which can obliterate smaller targets and cause damage to larger ones thanks to the Blast and Rending traits. Its sister Knight, the Styrix, is armed with a volkite chieorovile – the perfect weapon for stripping void shields from enemy Titans. Both are armed with a Hekaton siege claw, meaning they can finish off anything that survives their deadly barrages at close range.

These Knights are also equipped with ionic flare shields, giving them great protection as they quickly move into position. Any Princeps will definitely want to add a Banner of these Knights to their force.

And Black Library is also getting to the game with some Blood Bowl collections, Death on the Pitch: Extra Time and The Blood Bowl Omnibus!

The first volume of Dan Abnett‘s classic Inquisition series, Ravenor is being re-released in a limited edition signed by the author.

Ravenor

The Solar War is the first part of the Siege of Terra series and sees the Traitors take on the might defenses of the Sol System.

The Solar War

You can keep track of Horus’ approach with a new map of the Sol System as it was when the Traitors arrived.

Sol System

Warhammer gets some love too with the fifth Gotrek & Felix omnibus. It sees the duo taking on the forces of Chaos, the Serpent Queen Khalida, and a host of other dangerous foes across two novels, four novellas, and a series of short stories.

fifth Gotrek & Felix omnibus

For two weeks, ten classic editions of Inferno! will be available for Print on Demand. They’re full of short stories, artwork, and articles diving into the world of Warhammer.

Inferno!

Finally, The Guns of Tanith will soon be getting an audiobook!

The Guns of Tanith

The Lumineth Realm-lords Have Arrived for Pre-Order

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With a heavy focus on Warhammer 40,000, Games Workshop‘s gaze turns upon Age of Sigmar for this week’s releases.

The Lumineth Realm-lords Army Set is now up for pre-order allowing you to bring the updated High Elves to the battlefield.

The box set is limited in quantity and has almost everything you need to bring your army to the table. Numerous kits give you options how you want to arm your forces and it’s all led by the Light of Eltharion.

The kits will be available as separate kits but there are exclusives within the box you won’t be able to get on their own. Along with miniatures you get rules and lore you’ll need as well as accessories you’ll need to game.

This limited set retails for $185.

A trio of books are available from Black Library. Mephiston: City of Light continues Darius Hinks’ series following the most sinister champions of the Space Marines, The Court of the Blind King puts you at the heart of the undersea intrigues of the Idoneth Deepkin, while Titandeath is an epic war story from Guy Haley that sees Titans clash in one of the fiercest conflicts of the Horus Heresy.

White Dwarf 454 is up for pre-order. It’s a 160-page “mega-size” issue. The issue features “Index Xenos: Godd Orks” with 3 datasheets for open play (and hints of Goff Rockers), new rules for Aeldari Harlequins, a battle report featuring Lumineth Realm-lords, Lumineth Realm-lords in Warcry, Sisters of Silence rules for Kill Team, and articles for Warhammer Underworlds, Blood Bowl, Middle-Earth Strategy Battle Game, and more! It retails for $9.

Psychic Awakening Rules for Harlequins in White Dwarf #454

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Games Workshop has teased what we’ll be seeing from them over the next week and that includes a preview of what’s inside White Dwarf #454.

Along with a Battle Report debut of the Lumineth Realm-lords, we’ll also be getting Psychic Awakening rules for Harlequins!

As teased on the cover, the second part of creating a new Space Marine Chapter, an Index Xenos covering Goff Orks, and rules for Lumineth in Warcry will all be covered in the issue.

White Dwarf #454

Waaargh! The Orks Have Arrived for Warhammer 40K

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Games Workshop latest pre-orders are up and it’s Ork-tastic as the latest army has been released for Warhammer 40K.

You can now field the Ork army you always dreamed of, complete with new Stratagems, rules for the Clans, new datasheets and much more with the new codex, available in print, enhanced and strictly limited collector’s edition of Codex Orks.

Spearhead your new Ork vehicles with the Deffkilla Wartrike – a fast-moving HQ option that crosses a mighty Warboss with a jet-powered buggy.

Capable of blasting enemies with no fewer than FOUR deadly varieties of Squig, the flexible Rukkatrukk Squigbuggy has a spot in any army.

Combine the firepower of a Dakkajet, the speed of a buggy and the insanity of an Ork in the armour-destroying Megatrakk Scrapjet, a grounded Ork Flyer armed to the teeth with guns and explosives.

Few vehicles boast as much firepower as the Boomdakka Snazzwagon, specialized in annihilating enemies in a single burst of it’s “mek speshul”.

Available to all Ork armies, the Mekboy Workshop is a terrain piece can repair anything from buggies to Stompas – as well as providing them with all sorts of Orky enhancements.

Blessed by Gork and Mork themselves (okay, not really), these dice have been specially designed to match your Ork army.

If you’re facing Orks, you’ll need an Ork hunter. Did you miss Sly Marbo last year? Here’s your second chance to grab the infamous one-man army for your own Astra Militarum collection.

From Brian Blessed-starring audio drama Realmslayer to the first book starring Neave Blacktalon, check out the latest releases in the world of Warhammer fiction.

November’s White Dwarf is also available. Learn how to model your Ork vehicles, discover Speed Freeks and pick up painting tips in your essential monthly hobby update.