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Tango01 Supporting Member of TMP28 Mar 2019 9:28 p.m. PST

"Since I spend most of my work hours attached to a computer, I deeply appreciate that tabletop games get me away from a glowing screen. The more tactile, the further from a browser, the better. Naturally, I have pined for the forbidden fruit that is miniatures wargaming, a cross between a hardcore tactical board game and an elaborate train set. The hardest part has been determining which system I want to invest my time and money in.

After hemming and hawing, I've finally settled on the Warhammer 40,000 universe. The franchise, known for its many pricey parts, feels more financially accessible than it has in a decade. Best of all, there's an entire ecosystem of products and tutorials available from the manufacturer, Games Workshop, to get me started…."
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coopman29 Mar 2019 5:16 a.m. PST

Welcome to the abyss.

robert piepenbrink Supporting Member of TMP29 Mar 2019 6:57 a.m. PST

Another one lost to historical miniatures.

Tango01 Supporting Member of TMP29 Mar 2019 11:39 a.m. PST



von Schwartz31 Mar 2019 5:35 p.m. PST

Yes robertp, let us have a moment of silence for our friend, Tango01 lost forever, lost to the sensual pleasures of the flesh and science fantasy wargaming.

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