Breaking Down Warhammer 40,000 Conquest’s Rumoured Contents and Value

Update: The image below showing off the collection can now be found on the Warhammer 40,000: Conquest site. As a result, I have removed a paragraph concerning speculation over the inclusion of the terrain as part of the standard or premium subscription. Looks like it’s all in there, fellow hobbyists! It is also worth noting that the numbers below are estimates based on the cheapest possible alternative. Some of the miniatures I figured as Easy To Build may in fact be the completely poseable versions. 

Two days ago I wrote about Warhammer 40,000: Conquest, its return and what it might contain. We’ve had a few hours since then, some from Hachette and Games Workshop themselves, and some from exceptional internet sleuthing. Part of which gives me the chance to present you with an estimated value of the entire thing. So let’s dive in to the new stuff that we know and then, finally, get to the full value of the set as we know it.

The Warhammer 40,000: Conquest website now confirms that the series will run for 80 issues. Sounds good and sounds like Hachette’s normal method. That means, with some math culled from yesterday, the roughly £625 cost of the collection still stands, assuming you subscribe straight away.

But wait. There’s more. Sorry about that. I’ve been watching lots of infomercials recently. Don’t judge me. Continue reading →

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Project Furor Shield Part 1: It Begins

Look at this guy under here. Look at him real good. This – all of this here – is his fault.

Deathwatch 1

Me and Warhammer have what might generously be called a history. For close to thirty years now I’ve devoured rulebooks and codexes like a Haruspex breaking its keto diet. Novels, short stories, background snippets and fan theories kept me obsessed. Even the numerous licensed RPG books set in the 41st Millennium and the World-That-Was fed my yearning desire for more grimness and darkitude.

I know that isn’t a word. You get the idea. Continue reading →