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So Isee that on GW's website they have the defiler, heldrake, mauler/forge fiends and the chaos rhino listed as new releases. Did they update the models?
   
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Armpit of NY

No. The packaging has been updated to 8th edition. Thus, new box and stock number. Nothing to see here. /thread.
   
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Waaagh! Ork Warboss on Warbike





Probably also new style assembly instructions...

 Daedalus81 wrote:
SemperMortis wrote:
Yes, because everyone lines up on the deployment line when facing off against orkz, especially when said orkz are fielding 3 Bonebreakers...which rely exclusively on getting into CC to inflict any kind of actual harm. All of your arguments rely upon your opponent being a brain dead muppet who just lets you maul him.


Yea...that's called board control.
 
   
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They've also done this to aid their new releases by bumping some of the key tie-in releases too. So those models not only got an update to new boxes, but they also got synergies with the recent Chaos release. I figure its just a store limitation that they can only shoehorn them into "new releases" by listing them as such and that its easier to do that than to create another tab "suggested purchases" or some such.

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 Overread wrote:
They've also done this to aid their new releases by bumping some of the key tie-in releases too. So those models not only got an update to new boxes, but they also got synergies with the recent Chaos release. I figure its just a store limitation that they can only shoehorn them into "new releases" by listing them as such and that its easier to do that than to create another tab "suggested purchases" or some such.


Well they only paid kirby's wife 4 million for a job people in the industry said should be 200-400k tops.

Can't expect miracles.
   
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 Jidmah wrote:
Probably also new style assembly instructions...


More likely they’ll just be amended to add the power level/no points data sheets in six languages. That’s typical in reboxings now.
   
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Those are part of that assembly instruction tough. I recently bought a box of ork bikers and it was exactly that - same sprues as ten years ago, new box, new instruction manual with datasheet in the back.

 Daedalus81 wrote:
SemperMortis wrote:
Yes, because everyone lines up on the deployment line when facing off against orkz, especially when said orkz are fielding 3 Bonebreakers...which rely exclusively on getting into CC to inflict any kind of actual harm. All of your arguments rely upon your opponent being a brain dead muppet who just lets you maul him.


Yea...that's called board control.
 
   
 
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