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‘Horus Heresy’ (FFG) Boardgame Review 3

‘Horus Heresy’ (FFG) Boardgame Review

A great review of the Horus Heresy boardgame by Shroudfilm, of The Great Crusade notoriety:

The first thing that everyone has commented on when opening the box is the miniatures. Dear sweet holy Terra… there are hundreds of the things in all the colours of the rainbow. Well, all the colours of the Chaos gods. Plus grey.

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Coming soon: Codex Crusades 4

Coming soon: Codex Crusades

Before you continue, this is strictly a fan-developed project and as such has no official bearing. This should not quell your excitement, but do not expect anything of this sort from Games Workshop!

With the ever-growing interest in the pre-Heresy era of the Warhammer 40,000 universe, we’ve seen fan-made rules and campaigns from many sources. Perhaps the two most impressive projects are the Age of the Emperor series from Tempus Fugitives and Warhammer 30,000 from Bell of Lost Souls. The Great Crusade team have also promised their own take on these events. While all impressive, MyWargame plans to take a wholly different approach.

Black Library release book trailer for A Thousand Sons and Prospero Burns 0

Black Library release book trailer for A Thousand Sons and Prospero Burns

The two upcoming Horus Heresy novels from Black Libary Authors Dan Abnett and Graham McNeill cover a dual-perspective of the siege of Prospero from the eyes of the Thousand Sons and the Space Wolves.

Both books will be available for purchase in early 2010. Check out the book trailer on Youtube!

Horus Heresy boardgame reborn! 1

Horus Heresy boardgame reborn!

The hottest news right now for pre-Heresy fanatics (and a great many others) is Fantasy Flight’s announcement of recreating the Horus Heresy boardgame.

You can checkout the full game information at FF’s website here.

What excites me most, at least until the game is in my hands, is the inclusion of models and Horus Heresy artwork. Some art seems to have been used from the Sabretooth games Horus Heresy cardgame, or at least heavily inspired by. This image, as far as I can tell, is unique however. Damn fine it is!