With the release of Age of Sigmar, the Black Library have started a new series called The Realmgate Wars, to tie in with the new game and the campaign presented in the starter box and the first book released. After a spectacular trip around the world, I finally got my hands on the first book of the series, The Gates of Azyr, and tore through the pages. But is it any good?
By now, I’m sure you’ve all heard about the current rage in the Age of Sigmar speculation pens – that the Dark Prince is gone/dead/replaced/retconned or something similar. Add swearwords, clickbait and endless threats of quitting the game for dramatic effect. But what do we really know about the subject at this point?
With the release of the Age of Sigmar rules and warscrolls this weekend, a friend and I got together today to test the rules with our old fantasy armies, Dark Elves (now known as the more IP-friendly Aelven Exiles) and Warriors of Chaos. Khorne and Khaine rubbed their respective hands as carnage was being prepared in their names…