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40K: Armoured Assault Pricing Breakdown

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Dec 12 2016
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Twelve new boxed sets are coming from GW so lets take a look at the pricing breakdown for each!

Games Workshop announced the new Armoured Assault boxes coming in January. We still don’t have any solid confirmation about the price of these boxes but we can take a look at the MSRP of each box if you bought those contents individually.

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Dark Eldar Kabalite Skysplinter

Raider – $37.25

Kabalite Warriors – $29

Individual MSRP – $66.25

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Tau Optimised Pathfinder Team

TY7 Devilfish – $38

Pathfinder Team – $35

Individual  MSRP Р$73

 

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Chaos Desolator Squad

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Chaos Rhino – $39

Chaos Space Marine Squad – $39

Individual MSRP – $78

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Blood Angels Gauntlet Tactical Squad

Space Marine Rhino$37.25

Blood Angels Tactical Squad$43

Individual MSRP – $80.25

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Space Wolves Skyhammer Wolf Pack

Drop Pod $37.25

Space Wolves Pack $37

Individual MSRP – $74.25

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Tyranid Tervigon Brood Progenitor

Tervigon $57.75

Tyranid Termagant Brood $29

Individual MSRP – $86.75

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Space Marine Skyhammer Tactical Squad

Drop Pod $37.25

Space Marine Tactical Squad $40

Individual MSRP – $77.25

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Orks Trukk Boyz

Trukk $37.25

Ork Boyz $29

Individual MSRP – $66.25

 

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Dark Angels Gauntlet Tactical Squad

Space Marine Rhino$37.25

Space Marine Tactical Squad $40

Individual MSRP – $77.25

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Astra Militarum Cadian Armoured Fist

Chimera $37.25

Cadian Shock Troops $29

Individual MSRP – $66.25

 

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Necron Warrior Ark Phalanx

Ghost Ark $49.50

Necron Warriors$36.25

Individual MSRP – $82.75

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Wave Serpent$44.50

Dire Avengers$35

Individual MSRP – $79.50

 

Now that we’ve got a look at all these boxes and the MSRP of what the kits would cost if you bought them individually we can make some educated guesses at the price point. We can also assume that each one of these boxes is going to be the same price point (based off the Start Collecting model).

At the high end, the Tyranid, Necron and Blood Angel boxes look to be the best value (again, assuming these are all the same price point). Each of those boxes clock-in at over $80. The Astra Militarum, Orks and Dark Eldar are all on the other end of the spectrum with an MSRP Value of $66.25.

So now the big question is “how much are these going to cost!?” If I had to guess – and this is all speculation – I’d peg them right around the $50 price point. Why? Well on the lower end it’s going to be a 20-25% discount and on the higher end it’s going to be 40-45% discount. That lines up with the same pricing discount we’ve seen with those Start Collection bundles. It also puts them at a good dollar amount so you have a reason to buy it vs the Start Collecting bundles.

Part of me is expecting them to be more expensive and another part is hoping they will be even cheaper. Guess we’ll have to wait a little longer to find out for sure!

 

Based on the MSRPs for these kits individually, what price do you think these boxes will be? Also, which one is your favorite “deal” of the bunch?

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