News & Views
The Citadel Paint app boldly claims to enable users to 'paint Warhammer miniatures like a master'. I've been exploring it over the weekend, so let's dive in and find out how well that statement bears up. I'll cover each of it's five sections in order; Get Started, Paint By Colour, Paint By Miniature, Paint Bases and Inventory & Wishlist.
Here is my current matched play brainthink; I don't think the minimum battleline requirements in The General's Handbook 2017 are necessary. Then again, I didn't think they were necessary in 2016 either. I also don't think we need restrictions on heroes, behemoths and artillery.
There was a time not so long ago when 'multi-part kit' meant 'multi-pose kit'. There was a sense that Games Workshop wanted to give hobbyists choice and an opportunity to make their army feel unique and personal. Today, this degree of freedom and opportunity for expression during the modelling stage is becoming increasingly rare.
The release of Grand Alliance: Death is just around the corner, and we've seen a flurry of concern over which units from the two original undead armies will make it into the book. Ever since Warhammer 40,000's Squat army was unexpectedly erased from existence in the 1990s, the community has lived with the ever-present threat that something similar may happen again. But what does it really mean to be squatted in the Age of Sigmar?