News — Warhammer 40000

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In the wake of 9th edition 40k, waves of new releases have been unleashed. Let's throw on some spandex and embrace our uniqueness with a special mutated edition of Frontline News! As the great behemoth that is Warhammer 40,000 9th edition passed overhead, we could forgive other tabletop gaming companies holding position until the field was clear. Now that the shock and awe of Games Workshop's launch campaign has started to fade, we can begin to examine what other delights the industry has to offer besides eternal war in the grimdark. First off, Atomic Mass Games have revealed a bustling...

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Ever felt that the Seperatists needed more droids, or that the Imperium didn't have enough tanks? Then this edition of Frontline News is for you! Star Wars Legion's Separatist faction has access to a wide array of units, weapons systems and unique tactical options, and can flood the field of battle with wave after wave of ruthless droids. In an attempt to provide a foil for the more elite units of the faction's enemies, Fantasy Flight Games has bolted together a new brand of deadly machine: the BX Series Droid Commando. With numerous combat options including vibroswords and sniper rifles,...

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Do you know what there hasn't been enough of during lockdown? Dragons, jet packs and death maidens. Let's rectify that immediately with another edition of Frontline News! Games Workshop has certainly ensured that Necromunda continues to get stunning new miniatures on a regular basis. The new stars of House of Blades, Death Maidens provide a new Champion option, and can really bring the pain. Armed with Venom Claws, these ferocious combatants can also reroll ones when rolling against the target's toughness, making those nasty poison attacks much more reliable. This new tome also includes some terrifying Bounty Hunter and House Agent units...

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Seeking to brush up on your negotiating skills? Looking for entry to the House of Blades? Wondering how your Inquisitors are going to handle the coming storm of Ninth Edition Warhammer 40,000? Frontline News has your back! With lockdown loosening, UK gamers are starting to reach for their dice bags again. All that remains is to negotiate a path through the labyrinthine rules and regulations of just what we can get away with under the present conditions. Talking of negotiations (what a silky-smooth segue!) Fantasy Flight Games has unveiled a new unit for Star Wars Legion: Senator Padmé "aggressive negotiations" Amidala!Players...

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Frontline News!

Posted by Chris Hobday on

With Warhammer 40,000 9th edition on the horizon, it's time to get under the hood and find out what makes it tick. So without further ado, let's kick off another instalment of Frontline News! It's impossible to ignore the juggernaut that is Warhammer 40,000. For decades it has dominated sci-fi tabletop gaming and soon we're going to be seeing the launch of ninth edition. There's already been a shed-load of speculation on how this edition is going to differ from the previous iteration, but Games Workshop has provided us all with enough information for us to start weighing things up. First up,...

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