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Tabletop Wargames

Evading the Australia Tax: Buying Warhammer from the UK

Looking for ways to avoid paying extra for Games Workshop products in Australia? We’ve found a way to avoid the Australia Tax on Warhammer products. Continue reading

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Including Roleplaying Characters in Large Battles

In this article we explore a couple of possibilities of how you might run an epic conflict or battle with your players and maintain the interest of being personally involved in the success (or otherwise) of the effort. Continue reading

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And it’s official: New Games Workshop Citadel Paints

Following up on our report on the cryptic teaser trailer, we demonstrate again that the internet doesn’t like: the new Games Workshop news is indeed a new paint line. It looks like they’ve got a pile of new kinds of … Continue reading

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Games Workshop: 145 Teaser Trailer

Games Workshop has just released a somewhat cryptic trailer, revealing not much but the number 145. So what’s it all about? Well, news around the internet is that it’s probably a new line of paints. Yep, they’re revamping the Citadel … Continue reading

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Warhammer Magic Guide: Lore of Death

This entry is part 6 of 7 in the series Warhammer Magic Guide

The Lore of Death is a very powerful offensive Lore, focusing on spells to assassinate enemy Characters, along with the almighty army-destroying Purple Sun of Xereus. It is popular amongst new and experienced players alike, and is undeniably one of the most powerful Lores in 8th Edition Warhammer Fantasy. Continue reading

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Warhammer Magic Guide: Lore of Shadow

This entry is part 6 of 7 in the series Warhammer Magic Guide

The Lore of Shadows is a powerful offensive Lore, with a solid mix of Hexes, Augments, and Direct Damage. It can allow any army to take on solid targets such as Monsters, as well as permitting fancy tactics by moving … Continue reading

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Warhammer Magic Guide: Lore of Heavens

The Lore of Heavens is an averagely powerful spell Lore in Warhammer Fantasy Battles, with a mix of Augments, Hexes, and Direct Damage. It notably features the (in)famous Comet of Casandora spell. It has an interesting selection of spells for both defensive and offensive purposes. It is somewhat a jack-of-all-trades Lore. Whilst primarily used by those who have no choice, like Skink Priests, the Lore of Heavens has some interesting options available, particularly for movement control and area denial, and can perform well in the hands of Level 1-2 Wizards. Continue reading

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Warhammer Magic Guide: Lore of Life

This entry is part 5 of 7 in the series Warhammer Magic Guide

The Lore of Life is very powerful spell lore in Warhammer Fantasy Battles that has a good mix of Augments and Direct Damage spells. It contains features of both a defensive and an offensive spell lore. Continue reading

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Comic: Recent Games Workshop Announcements

A comic showing the full story of recent Games Workshop announcements. Continue reading

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Dice of Doom Podcast 024: Games Workshop Switch to Resin Models and Do Rules Really Matter, Duncan’s Right of Reply

In this fun filled episode of the podcast we discuss the TV show that nearly was Korgoth of Barbaria, the switch by Games Workshop to move to Finecast resin for their models and we give Duncan a chance to discuss his views on whether rules matter or not. Continue reading

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