Well that’s another week gone and we’re now past the longest day and almost half way through the year. It’s been a pretty crazy year so far in the real world and the hobby world has been an exciting one too and not showing any signs of letting up with things like the Age of Sigmar Generals Handbook on the horizon and the new summer campaign which I’m sure we’ll hear more about soon.
Age of Sigmar Generals Handbook
Unless you’ve been living in a box, I think that the vast majority of Age of Sigmar players should now be aware that the Generals Handbook has now been completed and preview copes sent out to some suppliers and a handful of individuals. There are plenty of photos appearing on the internet that contain the long awaited points system and how it work. Needless to say you’ve still got the nay-sayers who don’t like how the new Battleline unit system works (roughly equivalent to Core troops in the old system) or some other minor things.
From the pictures I’ve seen the impression I get is that the Generals Handbook has actually hit the nail on the head and some of the potential problems and questions have been handled really well. One good example is you have to pay for summoned units out of your points allowance and if you choose to use a Battalion then that has an associated cost too. Apparently the app will be updated to include points too. Continue reading