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Warhammer 40,000 8th Edition Launch

Dark Imperium & Launch Offers!

Special Over 15% off RRP Offer!

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Fantastic new starter set for  40K!

We are excited to announce our plans for the new edition of Warhammer 40,000! With demos, special offers and tournament play we hope to have something for everyone!

The new starter set for 8th Edition of Warhammer 40K has been revealed and to celebrate this we are offering over 15% off of RRP to people who pre-order. This means you will be able to pre-order your copy for £79.99!

We will be opening at 8:30am on Saturday 17th June so you won’t have to wait long to get your hands on the latest edition. With dedicated space available for demos, building and painting so you can get stuck in to assembling and playing with your models.

Can’t wait until 17th June or not sure about the new edition? Well as official Games Workshop stockists, we will have Dark Imperium box set, the rulebook and all the Indexes available in store from 3rd June for you to browse, plan armies and play games with.  So come on down to store, play some demos or work out how you are going to save/destroy the Imperium!

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Check them out in store from 3rd June!

Goodies!

We also have a whole heap of goodies to give away to people who pre-order or come down to the launch as a thank you for supporting your local gaming store. Although you may want to hurry as they are only available whilst stocks last!

Pre-order Dark Imperium with us and receive:

  • A4 double sided Roster Sheet
  • Ultramarine Range Ruler
  • A3 Art Poster
  • Exclusive Mission Sheet
  • Battle Primer Booklet.

Spend over £50 with us in store on launch day and receive:

  •  A4 double sided Roster Sheet
  • Ultramarine Range Ruler
  • Battle Primer Booklet.

Spend over £150 on Dark Imperium box set and other Warhammer 40k Products and receive a Limited Edition 40k Metal Coin (only 5 available!).

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As well as the Dark Imperium Box Set, we also have these other items that will be available on the day (And can be pre-ordered from 3rd June), all at our usual 10% off RRP:

Warhammer 40.000 – Rulebook The new rulebook (separately) £31.50
Index: Imperium 1 The rules and datasheets for all Space Marine chapters £13.50
Index: Imperium 2 The rules and datasheets for Astra Militarum, Adeptus Mechanicus, Imperial Knights and Agents £13.50
Index: Chaos The rules and datasheets for Chaos Space Marines and  Chaos Daemons £13.50
Index: Xenos 1 The rules and datasheets for Eldar Craftworlds, Harlequins and Necrons £13.50
Index Xenos 2 The rules and datasheets for Orks, Tau, Tyranids and Genestealer Cult £13.50
Tactical Objective Cards 36 card deck of new Tactical Objectives £7.20
Objective Markers Markers to be used on the battlefield £18
Combat Gauge Gaming Accessory £5.40
Command Dice 20x D6 dice to keep track of Command Points and status of squad £11.25

But I just want to play!

With the release date of the new edition now known, we are also happy to announce the date of our first Warhammer 40K tournament! Called The Wandering Star, this tournament will be on 29th July so be sure to keep an eye on our Facebook page and our events page for more details!

Jamie Grinstead on Email
Jamie Grinstead
Director at Athena Games
One of the owners of Athena Games and is often seen running the store. Plays a variety of games including card games, board games and miniature games. Jamie has over twenty years of gaming experience with various games.

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