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Warhammer Is About To Get More Expensive Starting Next Month

Games Workshop has announced a general Warhammer price hike on most products that they produce, making the already expensive hobby even more expensive. The Warhammer price hike will be between 3 and…

May 7, 2024 | 11:48 EDT

Warhammer Age of Sigmar Spearhead header that shows several of the various units that can compete in this mode

Warhammer Age of Sigmar Spearhead Mode Introduced

As Games Workshop has been introducing more about the upcoming new Warhammer Age of Sigmar edition, they took the opportunity to introduce the new Age of Sigmar Spearhead mode. What is Warhammer:…

May 1, 2024 | 04:04 EDT

A screenshot of the cover for White Dwarf #500, showing the dwarf Grombrindal standing majestically with his axe planted in front of him.

White Dwarf #500 Previewed By Games Workshop

If you are familiar with any of Games Workshop's tabletop war games, you have heard of White Dwarf magazine. Debuting in 1977, the magazine has provided articles on the hobby, including optional…

April 29, 2024 | 03:11 EDT

An image of the Darkoath Army Set from Games Workshop for Warhammer Age of Sigmar

Warhammer Darkoath Army Set Units Ranked Worst To Best

The Darkoath Army Set is a new addition to the Warhammer: Age of Sigmar Slaves to Darkness army, which we previously covered in our Slaves to Darkness set review. With this box, which is up for…

April 21, 2024 | 11:29 EDT

An image from Marvel Crisis Protocol depicting the minis for Professor X Shadow King Bishop Nightcrawler Iceman and Shadow Cat

Marvel: Crisis Protocol - Professor X, Nightcrawler, and More Review

Here at TechRaptor we've always been big fans of Marvel: Crisis Protocol. The skirmish-level Marvel miniature wargame covers star characters and deep cuts alike, and this month's batch of new…

April 6, 2024 | 01:08 EDT

A screenshot of miniatures from a game of Warhammer Age of Sigmar

Warhammer Age of Sigmar Fourth Edition Preview Introduces Modularity

Recently, Games Workshop announced Warhammer Age of Sigmar Fourth Edition. This brand new edition of the fantasy tactical miniatures game will not only introduce new units, but a complete rebuild of…

March 28, 2024 | 03:32 EDT

Warcry Pyre and Flood

Warcry Pyre and Flood Guide - A Life vs Death Clash

Warcry Pyre and Flood is the second expansion in the latest season of Warcry. It follows the same format as the previous expansion release, Hunter and Hunted where it contains 2 new warbands and…

April 6, 2024 | 06:05 EDT

A promo image of Warhammer Age of Sigmar Fourth Edition, showing a Stormcast Eternal in silhouette. The slogan, "Hope Cast Into Ruin" is visible in front.

Warhammer Age of Sigmar Fourth Edition Signals A New Age

Warhammer Age of Sigmar Fourth Edition is coming. Games Workshop's fantasy tactical miniatures game has been a respectable staple of the publisher's output, sitting alongside the dark sci-fi world of…

March 21, 2024 | 01:34 EDT

Kill Team Nightmare

Kill Team Nightmare Guide - Learn To Fear The Darkness

Kill Team Nightmare is the second expansion in the Bheta-Decima campaign. Like Kill Team Salvation before, it breaks from the format of previous Kill Team seasons, and while still introducing 2 brand…

April 6, 2024 | 06:00 EDT

An image of a variety of All Game Terrain products laid out on a table, the header image to our All Game Terrain Review.

All Game Terrain Review - Battlefield Beauty

Ask any seasoned model train builder, wargaming expert, or miniature tabletop battlefield crafter about the biggest names in the scenery game, and invariably they'll mention Woodland Scenics. The…

March 20, 2024 | 09:00 EDT

An image of some of the minis include in the Warhammer 40K Tau Army Set - Kroot Hunting Pack

First Look: Warhammer 40K Kroot Hunting Pack

In the world of Warhammer 40K, the T'au army is often considered, well... not very Warhammer 40K. Instead of grim-dark, gothic, nuln-oil drenched minis, the T'au present sleek, futuristic, almost…

March 16, 2024 | 06:10 EDT

A screenshot of miniatures from the Warhammer Underworlds Zondara's Gravebreakers preview.

Warhammer Underworlds Zondara's Gravebreakers Brings Undying Love

Games Workshop has released a new preview for one of their Warhammer Age of Sigmar properties. Specifically, one of the new warbands for Warhammer Underworlds, Zondara's Gravebreakers. The Warhammer…

March 15, 2024 | 03:17 EDT

Space Marine Armor from Modern Warfare 3

Warhammer 40K Skins Coming to Call of Duty Warzone and COD: Modern Warfare 3 [UPDATED]

Today Activision announced that content dedicated to Games Workshop's tabletop IP Warhammer 40k is coming to Call of Duty Warzone and Modern Warfare 3. Revealed wia the franchise's official X (…

March 4, 2024 | 04:31 EST

An image of all of the new releases coming to pre-order this weekend for Warhammer 40K Dark Angels

Warhammer 40K Dark Angels New Release Review - The Green Dream Team

We've previously covered the Dark Angels, that Warhammer 40K Space Marines Legion synonymous with death, in our coverage of the release of their Primarch, Lion El'Jonson and the recent Deathwing…

February 24, 2024 | 05:20 EST

An image from our review of new Flesh-Eater Courts releases

New Warhammer Flesh-Eater Courts Review - Deluded Grandeur

Though the crusaders of the Twin-Tailed Crusade have fended off all sorts of threats from the forces of destruction, they now face a challenge unlike any they've yet faced: the undead! Grab your…

February 3, 2024 | 05:00 EST

An image depicting all of the new releases for A Song of Ice and Fire TMG from this past december.

A Song Of Ice And Fire TMG - Late 2023 New Release Review

This winter, CMON released a suite of new miniatures for A Song of Ice and Fire: Tabletop Miniatures Game featuring additions to the newest faction, House Bolton, as well as some powerful Neutral…

February 2, 2024 | 10:00 EST

A screenshot of miniatures, including several floating tanks, from Warhammer 40,000.

First Warhammer 40,000 Balance Dataslate of 2024 is Live

The first Warhammer 40,000 balance dataslate for 2024 is here. Games Workshop's grimdark sci-fi miniatures game can be complex, even with its latest edition streamlining some parts, so adjustments…

January 30, 2024 | 07:08 EST

Song of Ice and Fire TMG image depicting some elements of the House Bolton Starter Set

A Song Of Ice And Fire TMG Bolton Starter Set Review

Our Blades Are Sharp. Those are the official words of House Bolton. And any poor fool to cross them learns this the agonizing way. Now, this gruesome, brutal house is the newest army to join A Song…

January 29, 2024 | 05:47 EST

Golden Demon 2024 Art

Games Workshop Reveals Golden Demon 2024 Details

Games Workshop has released new details on Golden Demon 2024. In the tabletop space, this is the largest miniature painting competition in the world. This year will see the first leg of this…

January 26, 2024 | 04:27 EST

Official artwork of Kroot on a battlefield from Warhammer 40,000 as seen from the Warhammer Las Vegas Open

Everything Warhammer 40k, Age of Sigmar, and More Previewed At Las Vegas Open

Games Workshop has released its first Warhammer Preview of 2024. The tabletop publisher has routinely given fans sneak peeks of what is to come to both Warhammer 40,000 and Age of Sigmar. Below is…

January 19, 2024 | 08:57 EST

An image of the Deathwing Assault box as part of our review

Warhammer 40K Deathwing Assault Box Review - Lumbering Power

This week, we're taking a look at a brand new box set to boost our Dark Angels Space Marines forces. Games Workshop provided us a copy of this new release, so read on for our thoughts in our…

January 20, 2024 | 05:00 EST

An image depicting Warhammer: The Old World game box set against a backdrop of models from the box.

Warhammer: The Old World Review - Hit Refresh

Dust rises from ancient tombs. The clang of armored horses clopping to war rises above rolling thunder. There’s trouble brewing in the World-That-Was, but you’ll have no lightning-riding champions to…

January 6, 2024 | 05:00 EST

Classic artwork from Warhammer 40k, showing a group of Space Marines pinned down in a firefight.

Warhammer 40,000 Film Contract Signed by Amazon and Games Workshop, Production Can Now Begin

Last year, Games Workshop announced they had entered an agreement for an Amazon Warhammer 40,000 film deal. This deal would allow Amazon Studios to produce films and TV set in the grimdark sci-fi…

December 18, 2023 | 07:07 EST

An image of some of the models included in the new Flesh-eater Courts Army Set Review

Warhammer Flesh-eater Courts Army Set Review - Delusional and Deadly

In their own twisted and deluded minds, the Flesh-eater Courts think themselves high nobility. In reality, they're depraved, monstrous, cannibalistic vampire beasts who rend flesh with twisted claws…

December 3, 2023 | 09:00 EST

A featured screenshot of the Adeptus Mechanicus army from Warhammer 40,000

New Warhammer 40k Adeptus Mechanicus Codex Uncovers New Tech

Games Workshop has spotlighted another army codex coming to the latest edition of Warhammer 40k. Specifically, the new Adeptus Mechanicus Codex brings newfound ingenuity and technical cruelty to the…

November 24, 2023 | 07:03 EST

Featured screenshot of the Flesh-Eater Courts army, including the Ushoran: Mortarch of Delusion hero unit.

Warhammer Age of Sigmar Flesh-Eater Courts Battletome Brings Royal Bloodlust

Games Workshop has previewed another battletome. As part of the newest edition of Warhammer Age of Sigmar, various armies have been getting rules updates, as well as new mechanics and units. Now, the…

November 24, 2023 | 03:02 EST

An image depicting Warhammer 40K New Necrons and a new Adeptus Mechanicus release.

We've Got Your First Look At Warhammer 40K New Necrons Releases

With the release of the 10th edition of Warhammer 40K, we're beginning to see new Codex releases and models for a variety of armies. This week, timed to their official pre-release launch, Games…

November 25, 2023 | 05:00 EST

Warhammer 40K Dark Angels and Necron Miniatures

Warhammer 40k Reveals Codex Roadmap Until Summer 2024 and New Dark Angels and Necrons Miniatures

During the Warhammer World Championship Preview, Games Workshop has a few relevant reveals to share about Warhammer 40k. First of all, we get an extension of the roadmap of Codex releases for the…

November 18, 2023 | 08:39 EST

Legions Imperialis Preview header image featuring miniatures next to a glue bottle for size comparison.

Legions Imperialis Preview - I Love These Little Dudes!

With the upcoming release of Legions Imperialis, Games Workshop is set to bring back epic-scale warfare to the world of Horus Heresy. We reviewed the launch of the latest iteration of Horus Heresy …

November 18, 2023 | 05:00 EST

A screenshot of Da Red Gobbo unit, sitting on top of a gray iron Ork battlement.

Da Red Gobbo Returns This Holiday Season for Warhammer 40k

Halloween was just a few days ago, which means various companies have already pivoted to the Christmas season. Among those companies are tabletop giant Games Workshop with the return of Da Red Gobbo…

November 3, 2023 | 06:24 EDT

The header image of our Cities of Sigmar Winter 2023 Release Review depicting a man drinking from a bottle and a manticore

Warhammer Cities of Sigmar Winter 2023 Release Review - Tactical Powder Kegs

The mortal realms of Warhammer Age of Sigmar have a bold new batch of defenders in the Cities of Sigmar army! And with this Cities of Sigmar Winter 2023 release slate, we’re finally seeing the full…

October 28, 2023 | 02:18 EDT

An image of the box contents of Warcry Hunter and Hunted as part of our preview.

Warcry Hunter And Hunted Preview - Who Let The Dogs Out

Nobody has mastered the art of skirmish miniature wargaming quite like Games Workshop and their masterful Warcry. We've previously reviewed plenty of their boxed sets, including the wonderfully…

October 7, 2023 | 05:00 EDT

An image featuring new Warhammer 40K Fall 2023 Space Marines units.

Warhammer 40K Fall 2023 Space Marines Review - Strike Hard!

Space Marines. Whether we've covering them in the Warhammer 40K Leviathan launch box, or drooling at their gorgeous Joy Toy action figure treatment, we're always all-in on the poster children of the…

September 30, 2023 | 05:00 EDT

An image of new models for Destruction armies as part of our Warhammer Reign of the Brute Review

Warhammer Reign of the Brute Review - Big Lore, Bigger Monsters

As the Cities of Sigmar begin their twin-tailed crusade, powerful and brutish enemies seek out glory, destruction, and power. I recently reviewed the Cities of Sigmar army set box. And when it comes…

September 16, 2023 | 05:00 EDT

A screenshot of two armies of miniatures on a bridge from Warhammer 40k 10th Edition

Warhammer 40k 10th Edition Balance Dataslate Goes Live

This year, Games Workshop released Warhammer 40k 10th Edition. The newest edition of the grimdark sci-fi miniature war game brought a lot of streamlined features. But there are always hiccups with…

September 7, 2023 | 02:50 EDT

An image of the Tyranids 10th Edition Codex featuring the book overlayed atop an image of Tyranids going to war.

Our Five Coolest Finds In The Tyranids 10th Edition Codex

The latest, 10th edition of Warhammer: 40,000 kicked off with a bang with the release of Leviathan, a massive two-player starter set pitting the Space Marines against the evil Tyranids. In 2022, we…

September 2, 2023 | 12:15 EDT

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Warhammer Cities of Sigmar Army Set Review - Turn The Wheel

Whether we're covering the latest releases for Warhammer Underworlds, the newest entry-point into Warhammer's skirmish game Warcry, or flinging ourselves into the far-future with our review of the …

August 26, 2023 | 05:00 EDT

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Warhammer Warcry Crypt of Blood Review - Skirmish Gaming 101

In the realm of Shyish, the dead rule with a totemic silence that washes over heaps of bones and endless graveyards. But Nagash, the god of Death, craves more power, and there are corners of his…

July 29, 2023 | 05:02 EDT

An image of the Warhammer 40K Introductory Set Review alongside a classic meme image of 'First Time?' with a space marine's head overlayed over the actor's.

Warhammer 40K Introductory Set Review - The Perfect Start

Ever wanted to try out Warhammer 40K, but find the thought of getting into the hobby daunting? The folks at Games Workshop understand your plight, and have created a new starter set just for you! We…

July 15, 2023 | 07:08 EDT

Screenshot of an Aeldari army from Warhammer 40k 10th Edition

Warhammer 40k 10th Edition Update Nerfs Aeldari

Some balance changes are coming to Warhammer 40k 10th Edition. The latest edition of Games Workshop's grimdark sci-fi tabletop miniatures game has had a strong start thanks to revised rules, freely…

July 5, 2023 | 02:08 EDT

An image of four new regiments of renown and the new supplement book for Warhammer Dawnbringers

Warhammer Dawnbringers Review - Trouble's Brewing in the Mortal Realms

Trouble's brewing in the Mortal Realms as the forces of Order seek to rest control out from the clutches of the forces of Chaos, and we've got a sneak peek at a slew of new releases coming out for …

July 1, 2023 | 05:11 EDT

Artwork of a Space Marine army from Warhammer 40k 10th Edition

Warhammer 40k 10th Edition Space Marine Index Now Available

Games Workshop's support for Warhammer 40k 10th Edition continues. The latest edition of the popular grimdark sci-fi miniatures game has been packed with promotional events. These have included…

June 9, 2023 | 02:33 EDT

Tabletop Scenics Inaka Kobetsu Farm and Toshi Ochaya Gardens

Tabletop Scenics Inaka Kobetsu Farm and Toshi Ochaya Gardens Review

TTCombat the company behind the awesome tabletop games Carnevale, Rumbleslam, and Droopfleet Commander, along with their own line of hobby paints and tools, have been producing their own scenery sets…

June 19, 2023 | 11:00 EDT

An image of Frostgrave: The Wildwoods, a new expansion for Frostgrave set on top of a photograph of painted miniatures.

Frostgrave: The Wildwoods Review

A cold wind howls, as it always does, through the crumbling ruins of the frozen city. And as you look to the faces of your apprentice and your tired, hired soldiers, an odd thought strikes you. If…

June 8, 2023 | 11:00 EDT

A table of miniatures from Warhammer 40k 10th Edition, including Space Marines and Tyranids

Warhammer 40k 10th Edition Core Rules Available For Free

Games Workshop has revealed more info on Warhammer 40k 10th Edition. The tabletop publisher has revealed plenty of the latest edition of their grimdark sci-fi series recently. General rules, faction…

June 2, 2023 | 03:49 EDT

An image of the box contents, partially painted, of Warhammer 40K Leviathan

Warhammer 40K Leviathan First Look

With the announcement of their newest big box set, Warhammer 40K Leviathan, Games Workshop also propels the game into its latest iteration - 10th Edition. But what's going on in the Warhammer 40K…

June 4, 2023 | 03:29 EDT

Warhammer 40K

Warhammer 40K Guide

The forces of humanity alongside the superhuman creations of the Emperor are at constant war. Alien races press against all sides. Those of the Emperor's sons who turned traitor against Him lead…

June 3, 2023 | 05:10 EDT

An image of the Warhammer Age of Sigmar Seraphon Army depicting multiple units on a battlefield

Warhammer Age of Sigmar Seraphon New Releases

The Seraphon have landed once again in Warhammer Age of Sigmar and are bringing their dinosaur-meets-Aztec vibe to the game with a host of new models. From Wizards who can unwrite some of the basic…

May 27, 2023 | 05:00 EDT