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The Empire Strikes Back!
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Tuesday, April 3rd, 2012

If you haven’t been paying attention to WHFB news lately, the Empire is getting redone along with the Citadel Paint line on April 7th.  I’d been considering starting an Empire army, and now we have an idea what new toys will be available.  Let’s take a look at what’s coming out this weekend:

Imperial Griffon

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The new Griffon kit is massive.  You get a 50x100mm base for it, and options to make one of a three Griffons — a generic one for your Empire General, an Amber Wizard on a two-headed Griffon, or the Emperor Karl Franz and his trusty steed, Deathclaw.  The generic Griffon’s gotten beefed up to match the size of the new Imperial breed: T5, S6, and 5 wounds!  This is definitely something to look forward to.

Demigryph Knights

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What are they feeding those animals down at the Imperial Zoo?  In addition to the enormous Griffon above, the Empire now gets monstrous cavalry in the form of Demigryph Knights.  These guys boast a 1+ armor save and a Movement value of 8, and count as a special choice in the Empire army (Inner Circle Knights).  In addition to the beautiful models, your trusty new steeds confer a trio of S5, armour-piercing attacks, meaning -3 to Armour Saves.

Hurricanum

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The Hurricanum, just like all of the carts in this release, are a love it or hate it item.  I personally love it, because it adds some whimsy to the Empire line and is a really unique kit.  The rings are rumored to be completely movable post-assembly.  The actual rules are rumored to be even better: additional power dice, +1 to hit in close combat for nearby units, and the ability to create storms.  At the very least, you know you’ll be getting a ton of cool bits with it!

Luminark of Hysh

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The Luminark is the other “wizardmobile” you can make out of the dual kit.  This means that you’ll be using the horse and cart base for either one, but you’ll either end up with a death ray or planetarium left over for conversion or terrain bits!  The Luminark is reportedly a more defensive unit.  It’s rumored to confer a ward save to nearby units, as well as generating extra dispel dice.  The Archimedes-style lens magnifying array on top is said to function as a bolt thrower of sorts.  It’s worth pointing out that either of these kits can be used as a mount for a Wizard, or as their own rare choice.

War Altar

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Finally, the War Altar has its own model!  Wait a minute, this looks really familiar.  Can you build this out of the Luminark/Hurricanum kit as well?  No, fortunately there’s no triple-kit.  That would only serve to jack up the prices and leave you with 2 sets of bits for each model you wanted to build.  Instead, GW’s got a separate box that uses the cart sprues as well as the War Altar/Volkmar sprues.  The War Altar is rumored to confer Hatred to nearby units, and boasts a 4+ Ward Save.

And more!

Of course, we can’t forget the half-dozen new characters that GW’s doing in Finecast.  If you were hoping for new Engineers, Captains, Witch Hunters, or Wizards you’re in luck!  GW’s also re-cast a fair number of old metal characters in Finecast, with corresponding price increases.  Stay tuned next week, where we try and take a look into the new Empire book!

Malifaux Releases Arrive
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Wednesday, May 18th, 2011

New arrivals and individual repacks to add to your forces.  The following are instock and ready to ship.

$22.50 Nekima, The Dark Sibling (Neverborn)

$6.75 Black Blood Shaman (Neverborn)

$8.63 C. Hoffman character pack (Guild)

$9.38 Guardian (Guild)

$7.50 Hunter (Guild)

$6.75 Watcher (Guild)

$6.75 Mechanical Attendant (Guild)

Hordes Before the Holiday
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Wednesday, November 24th, 2010

These books, miniatures and token sets have just arrived from Privateer Press.

GW Monster Figure Case
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Saturday, November 13th, 2010

Monster Figure Case

Chaosmailorder.com received a stock of the Monster Figure Case from GW today.  GW has this listed as a “While Stocks Last” item which means it is a limited release.  Once GW’s stocks are gone, we won’t be able to get it again.  Due to the limited release and large size (orders will probably be shipping in 2 boxes), Chaosmailorder.com is charging $82.50 for the Case.  The $82.50 will count towards free shipping, so you’re just $17.50 away from it.

Open case with 4" Foam on display.

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New Releases and Restocks
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Thursday, November 11th, 2010

New releases this week from Steve Jackson Games, Privateer Press, Reaper Miniatures and Paizo, plus a complete restock of the Dark Eldar for Warhammer 40,000

Scars of Mirrodin Releases
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Friday, October 1st, 2010

The newest Magic: the Gathering set is upon us as the forces of Mirrodin and Phyrexia clash. Choose from the new Scars of Mirrodin products; we have Fat Packs, Booster Boxes, Booster Cases and single Boosters available

Malifaux: Show Girls and Spirits
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Wednesday, September 29th, 2010

Preorders from Wyrd Miniatures have arrived. The minions of Kirai and Colette are available in the store.

Resurrectionists
$6.75 Kirai Ankoku
$6.75 Ikiryo
$9.00 Seishin
$12.00 Onryo
$7.88 Datsue-Ba
$12.00 Gaki

Arcanists
$6.75 Colette DuBois
$6.75 Cassandra
$10.50 Performer and Mannequin 1
$10.50 Performer and Mannequin 2
$12.00 Coryphee

Trollbloods, Battlegroups and more
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Wednesday, September 22nd, 2010

Great books and box sets have arrived from Privateer Press this afternoon. We have the second of the Forces of Hordes books in stock, new all-plastic Battlegroups for the main four Warmachine factions, Circle Stonkeepers and Legion Ravagores. Prices and product links are listed below:

$29.39 Hardcover – Forces of Hordes: Trollblood
$22.39 Softcover – Forces of Hordes: Trollblood

The Mk II all-plastic Battlegroups are $34.99 each
Cygnar – contains Warcaster Commader Coleman Striker, Ironclad Heavy Warjack, Lancer Light Warjack, and Charger Light Warjack.
Protectorate of Menoth – contains Warcaster Grand Exemplar Kreoss, Crusader Heavy Warjack, Revenger Light Warjack, and Repenter Light Warjack.
Khador – containsWarcaster Kommander Sorscha, Destroyer Heavy Warjack, and Juggernaut Heavy Warjack.
Cryx – contains Warcaster Warwitch Deneghra, Slayer Helljack, 2 Deathripper Bonejacks, and a Defiler Bonejack.

$6.99 Circle of Orboros Stone Keeper
$32.19 Legion of Everblight Ravagore

Essentials for D&D
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Monday, September 13th, 2010

New books and a boxed set have arrived for the D&D Essentials line.

$13.97 Rules Compendium complete game rules, updates, clarifications and DM guidelines.

$13.97 Heroes of the Fallen Lands creation and advencement rules for clerics, fighters, rogues and wizards as well as racial rules for human, elf, dwarf, eladrin and halfling characters.

$13.97 Dungeon Tile Set – The Dungeon This boxed set contains 10 double sided terrain sheets and the storage box and lid are gridded to be used as large rooms or platforms.

Face down the Hordes
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Thursday, September 9th, 2010

A new wave of Hordes miniatures has washed upon the shore. Can your troops withstand their fury?

$34.99 Skorne Nihilators unit box
$9.09 Legion of Eveblight Spell Martyrs
$5.59 Circle Orboros Druid Wilder
$12.59 Trollbloods Captain Gunnbjorn