Games Industry News Roundup- June 18th, 2024

Here at Goonhammer, we know that it’s hard to keep track of all the news happening all the time in the games industry. So much is always going on with games of all sorts, and their related media, it can be a real blink-and-you’ll miss it situation.  That's why every week, we round up five of the biggest stories in the gaming sphere from the past week in the Games Industry News Roundup. Our trusty news boy, Dan “Swiftblade” Richardson,...

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Warhammer 40K

Warhammer 40k Detachment Focus: Dread Mob

We dive into the Orks Dread Mob Detachment and look at how to play and build lists around big, stompy robots and the Meks who build them.

Age of Sigmar

Lore Explainer & Review – Dawnbringers VI: Hounds of Chaos

With the 4th edition of Age of Sigmar about to erupt into our realm, Dawn Bringers V: Hounds of Chaos draws the lore of 3rd edition to a close. It concludes the story of the Twin-Tailed Crusades, two massive city-planting missions that left from their respective halves of Hammerhal, the sprawling inter-realm mega-city, to found two new Sigmarite settlements in Ghyran and Aqshy. Until now, crusades were smaller affairs and as such often failed. But the twin-tailed crusades were massive, tying up huge amounts of Hammerhal’s resources. Both tails of...

Columns

Modern Horizons 3 Review, Part 3 of 3: Colorless Cards

Magic’s newest set is on the way, the hotly anticipated Modern Horizons 3. Printing a bunch of powerful new cards that can't go in Standard, the previous two iterations both were seismic events in Modern, Legacy, and Commander massively shifting the meta and providing valuable reprints. This time around we're getting another bumper crop of cards including a bunch of new Eldrazi and a welcome reprint of fetchlands. A new set means new cards, and we're wrapping up our review with the colorless cards. As usual we won't be looking at everything, and we'll be doing this primarily but...

Magic the Gathering

Hobby

HTPE: Rockfish’s Iron Warriors

The horrors and life in general have been easing up a bit, and there's nowhere better to start writing again than to talk about yet another new army I've started. In this case, Iron Warriors! I've managed to avoid the call of painting a chaos army for years due to trim hell that has plagued every conceptualization of a colour scheme I've thought of. Sadly the beckon of some spiky marines appears to have overpowered my dread at the thought of painting that much trim. I was a bit strategic with this scheme though, I went for one where...

Games Industry News Roundup- June 18th, 2024

Here at Goonhammer, we know that it’s hard to keep track of all the news happening all the time in the games industry. So much is always going on with games of all sorts, and their related media, it can be a real blink-and-you’ll miss it situation.  That's why every week, we round up five of the biggest stories in the gaming sphere from the past week in the Games Industry News Roundup. Our trusty news boy, Dan “Swiftblade” Richardson, is here with the scoop IGN Lays Off Dicebreaker Staff Following Gamer Network Acquisition Earlier this year, IGN surprised the game industry...

Gaming