Genestealer Cults

Q1 2024 Balance Dataslate & MFM – Xenos – The Goonhammer Review

Today Games Workshop released a massive update for Warhammer 40,000 giving us a huge shake-up for competitive play. In addition to the balance dataslate for Q1 2024, we also saw the release of a new game-wide points update, rules/FAQ...

2023 World Championships 40k Player Profile: TJ Lanigan

The World Championships of Warhammer are next week and we’re prepping by talking to some of the key competitors at this year’s event - many of whom are also competing for top honors in the ITC. We sat down...

Competitive Innovations in 10th: Codex Chaos pt.2

Warhammer continues unabated, and while today we've got a few more Aeldari reminding people of why elves is best, we've also got some impressive showings for rarer factions, including one taking (I think?) it's first GT win. Lowest of Men...

Competitive Innovations in 10th: How Celestine Got Her Groove Back pt.1

Warhammer will continue until morale improves, apparently - we've got another gigantic week for your delectation, and more interesting builds at the top (plus the regular crop of Aeldari for you to boo and throw turnips at). Today I'll be covering: ...

The Goonhammer Hot Take: The September 2023 40k Balance Dataslate – Xenos Factions

The first balance dataslate of 40k's 10th edition comes screaming down from the Games Workshop Strike Cruiser and unloads a drop pod full of rules updates, accompanied by version 1.3 of the Munitorum Field Manual which incorporates a broad...

Competitive Innovations in 10th: Signature Look of Superiority pt.2

Ah, hey, didn't see you there. Welcome. Welcome back to the hell I have made for myself. I'm sorry I ever played Aeldari, OK? I'm a Necron player now. Please release me. Once again, President Stu, our metagame yearns...

Competitive Innovations in 10th: Signature Look of Superiority pt.1

Look - there's a lot of warhammer this week, a lot of elves, and we all know that balance changes are coming in the not too distant future. With that in mind, no big long pre-amble from me, we're...

Competitive Innovations in 10th: Wraithknights at the Warmaster pt.1

It's been another busy week in the 40K world, with hundreds of the world's best players gathering in Europe for the Warmaster GT, and a trio of healthily-sized majors alongside it. A certain gigantic robot has, admittedly, been somewhat...

Competitive Innovations in 10th? No, More Elves! pt.2

So, the way this ended up split in two, part 1 didn't live up to the title that well. Now, face to bloodshed. Today we are looking at: Battle To End Alzheimers GT 2023 (major) BMC Cup War in the Fort Wars...

Lore Explainer: Genestealer Cults

In The Lore Explainer, we take a deep look at the lore behind our favorite games, movies, and books, and talk about the story behind them and sum up what you need to know and how you can find...