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Beloved cartoon characters take to the battlefield, daemons get buffed and Han Solo flies... well, solo in this week's Frontline News! Yes, we know. There has been a glut of new and exciting information about a certain new edition for a certain grimdark sci-fi wargame. But if there's one person who can knock a Space Marine off his pedestal, it's Adam, Prince of Eternia - otherwise known as He-Man. Not content with bringing us a Scooby Doo boardgame, CMON have now announced that the Masters of the Universe Board Game will be launching on kickstarter in 2021. Thundercats Ho! (Oh no...

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It's time to touch base and talk hobby with another edition of Bunker Bustin' Frontline News!  Let's get one thing out of the way. It's a tough time for a lot of people right now, and although we're starting to hear positive news from Spain where the rate of Coronavirus infection has plummeted to a new low, we still don't know how long the current situation is going to last. So if there's a time for us to take solace in the hobby, and to appreciate the tabletop gaming community, it is now.  So before we take a look at...

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This week brings us a torrent of new rules for Warhammer 40,000, some gorgeous new space ships, proper elves and a host of reasons to lock your wallet safely in a bunker. It's time to face temptation with another edition of Frontline News! Games Workshop is truly the behemoth that never sleeps. This week, the tabletop giant leaked new rules for Ritual of the Damned, in which the Dark Angels, Grey Knights and Thousand Sons reveal some awesome new abilities. First up, Master Lazarus unsheathes Enmity's Edge, a fearsome -4AP blade designed to murder psykers. The Spiritshield Helm provides nearby units with the...

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Do you like High Elves? Do you like nuns with guns? How about archers who dash around the battlefield, executing wounded enemies? Well, you're going to love this edition of Frontline News!  Sisters of Battle players have plenty of reasons to rejoice in the wake of Games Workshop's New Year Open Day 2020. With a whole host of stunning new models, you'll be able to melt, burn and blow your opponents apart! The Penitent Engines are exquisitely (and grimly) detailed, and the plastic kits allow these large models to be posed in a more dynamic way, lurching towards the foe with flaying...

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Welcome back, everybody! We hope you had an amazing Christmas and got everything you wanted! Here's a look at what the end of 2019 has to offer with another edition of Frontline News! One of the releases that got under our skin recently was Godtear from Steamforged Games. Blasting out of the post-Christmas murk comes Blackjaw, a new champion for this fantastic game. Adept at destroying grouped enemy followers with a wealth of flame-based attacks, he's also capable of gaining a bonus action. With his Unburnt Reavers rushing across the battlefield to close with the enemy early doors, his force can intimidate opponents, reducing their...

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