general's handbook

Warhammer Age of Sigmar: August FAQ Update – The Goonhammer Hot Take

A surprise FAQ drop yesterday, largely a hot fix for some...troublesome issues with Flesh-Eater Courts that have cropped up and some more changes to the General's Handbook. While the number of changed books is small, the impact is quite...

Age of Sigmar: Battlescroll 2023 July – FAQ

Surprise! That wasn't all! In addition to the General's Handbook, Battlescroll and Point Changes there were FAQs released yesterday for several armies. With the huge number of concerns about some of the newer books that have come out it...

Age of Sigmar: Battlescroll July 2023 – Points Changes

Coupled with the Battlescroll is the expected list of point changes along with it. It's been a tough first half for the year. All of the tomes released so far are widely considered to have been beneficiaries of power...

Age of Sigmar: Battlescroll July 2023 Part 1 – Rules Updates

As expected, every General's Handbook is going to be followed by the Battlescroll and Point Changes. The past few months have released with some battle tomes that can generously be described as...overtuned. On the other hand, a lot of...

General’s Handbook 2023-2024 – The Goonhammer Review

This review was completed with a free copy of General's Handbook 2023-24 provided to us by Games Workshop. It's been 6 months and as promised another General's Handbook is upon us. Games Workshop experimented with a 6 month season and...

General’s Handbook Season 2 – The Goonhammer Review

This Review was completed using a free copy of the General's Handbook Season 2 given to us for free by Games Workshop. It's time for another season of Matched Play. With the last General's Handbook Games Workshop declared they were...

Age of Sigmar 3.0 – Listbuilding with GHB 2021

Today I’ll be discussing how I believe the rules changes that came along with GHB 2021 will impact list construction for matched play. While I am a firm believer that ultimately a player who becomes intimately familiar with a...

Age of Sigmar General’s Handbook 2021: Matched Play Missions

With a new edition comes a new General's Handbook. This essential tome includes everything you need to play matched play, which is likely going to be your primary mode in playing Age of Sigmar. It contains all the point values...

Goonhammer Hot Take: General’s Handbook 2020 and Lumineth FAQs

Games Workshop has blessed us with another unceremonious drop of FAQs. Not a ton of them this time, just the two most recent releases: General's Handbook 2020 and Lumineth Realmlords. There's not a ton here but it does matter so...

Narrative Forge: The Anvil of Apotheosis

Here at the Age of Sigmar department in the Goonhammer offices we're a bit baffled by all the loud noises coming from the 40k team. No idea what's got them all so excited, probably a new type of bolter...