Games Workshop show off the Island of Blood Warhammer Fantasy 8th edition Starter set.It's available for advance order from 10th August. There are 74 miniatures in the box including:- High Elf Griffon rider, Elf Mage, 2 Rat Ogres and a Skaven Warlord. The new rules handbook has everything you need (it does not include the background and art sections found in the hardback book) and is a lot smaller (check the pic).
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I can't wait although I will be smelting the ratties down into extra Eagle Claw bolts !
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