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IGWARG1 Supporting Member of TMP Fezian06 Mar 2018 5:55 a.m. PST

How do get models and cards for the game. Are there alternative models sold by other companies?

TheWhiteDog06 Mar 2018 8:17 a.m. PST

There's a few alternative options out there, mainly Onslaught or Vanguard miniatures if you want metal, and some designers on Shapeways. The original models have been unavailable from Forgeworld for a while now.

I have Lightnings and Thunderbolts in 3mm, as air-cover for my 3mm Epic Guard, that come from Shapeways.

Legion 406 Mar 2018 3:21 p.m. PST

Yes, in 6mm there are a number of alternatives … Onslaught and Vanguard being probably the best choices.

IGWARG1 Supporting Member of TMP Fezian07 Mar 2018 6:28 a.m. PST

Thanks for your info guys! Can you recommend which models from above company will be the best substitudes?

TheWhiteDog07 Mar 2018 12:57 p.m. PST

What are you looking to collect? Space Marines, Guard, Eldar, Tau, etc? That will determine which is the best option.

IGWARG1 Supporting Member of TMP Fezian07 Mar 2018 3:00 p.m. PST

I am not sure yet. I want factions that fly very different. For example, as far as I know, human planes are tough and shooty where Eldar are easy to damage, but very maneuverable. Ork interest me because of the look/painting point of view. Not sure what the others are, probably interested in all of them as each race has strengths and weaknesses.

I have the basic rules, but not the book or cards. I played it couple of times when it came out,liked it, but was not interested in investing money in it. Now I feel like that is something I want to have and play more often.

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