Here’s the latest rumors doing the rounds on the contents of the Blood Angels vs Tyranids campaign box set:
Latest word on starter set 10-30-2014
Blood Angels 5 death company 10 assault marines 1 furiouso dreadnaught 1 New Exclusive captain w jump pack
Tyranids 3 warriors 20 gaunts 3 lictors (editor’s note: this makes no sense, perhaps Hive Guard?) 1 NEW Exclusive Prime
Campaign is slated to kick off the week after Tyranids
Rumors are rated: Average-Low coming from known and unknown sources
Now this set certainly dovetails nicely with the latest rumors that have been breaking over the last 48 hours. But it sounded oddly familiar, so we did some digging. Compare today’s above rumor to this set of rumors that came out 10 months ago and were off the mark – but everyone figured they were confused reporting of the later StormClaw set:
Early “Blood Angels boxed set” rumors: 1-27-2014
Launch Window – @September Rules Summary: Updated Mini-rulebook contains FAQs, minor tweaks and clarifications, and much of Stronghold Assault rolled into a new shiny package. Miniatures included: @70 Armies: Blood Angels (plastic quick assembly) – Assault Marine Squad – Tactical Marine Squad – Death Company Squad – Captain (kitted out for assault) – Chaplain – Sanguinary Priest (limited edition, similar to the Dark Vengeance mini was)
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