Salamanders

New Kings of War: A massive book, Orcs, Ogres, and even an App!

G’day Goonhammer readers! In the last week Mantic has revealed a huge range of upcoming releases for Kings of War, from a new book to models and even an app! We summarize all that is known, sprinkling a little...

Competitive Innovations in 9th: Global Spectacular pt. 1

It's happening agaiiiiinnnn. We've hit another week where truly spectacular amounts of Warhammer has happened all around the world, with just over seven hundred players participating in an event of GT size or larger before you count the main event of...

Liber Astartes: The Goonhammer Review

  Containing all the information you need to play the Loyalist Legions in the new edition of Horus Heresy, the Liber Astartes is nevertheless a little smaller than its traitorous sibling.  It's still a gigantic tome, though. What exactly can...

Competitive Innovations in 9th: Talos Terrorize Texas

This week the Balance Dataslate has fully hit, and there's a huge number of events to talk about including the latest GW Roadshow supermajor, so this week's column is bumper sized, and shows off what look to be some...

Competitive Innovations in 9th: Skitarii Super Sunday

It's a short introduction from me today - we've had another blowout weekend with five GT+ events to cover, and there's lots to talk about, so after one quick note we're going to dive straight in. That quick note is...

Competitive Innovations in 9th: Age of the Machine

As promised, this week is a big one for Competitive Innovations - four events to cover and the first big set of results for the powerful new Adeptus Mechanicus and Adepta Sororitas books. There's so much to write about,...

The 2021 Big FAQ Update Hot Take: Imperium Edition

Games Workshop dropped an absolute bombshell of an update today, with FAQs for the majority of factions, tons of clarifications, and big adjustments to everything from core rules to key faction abilities. There’s a ton to sift through but...

Competitive Innovations in 9th: Ratcon 2021 & Comic Quest GT

Results are rolling in once more, and this week we've got two events to look at - a major in Australia (featuring the debut of the Drukhari codex) and the top 8 pod of a special GT that's been...

Lord Twisted’s Year in Review: 2020

My god. What happened? Has it been a year? WHAT YEAR IS IT? WHAT HAPPENED? I seem to remember having a pretty fun January and February, and then blacking out into some sort of coma, and waking up surrounded by...

The Horus Heresy Legion Overview – The Salamanders

The Space Marine Legions of the First Founding make up the core factions and conflict of the Horus Heresy. In this article, our fifteenth entry in the series, we dust off our anvil and ready the hammer for work...