Welcome to this week's BoLS Prime Insider. Let's talk industry whispers, what's coming in the week ahead, and a look behind the scenes of the studio.
Welcome back to this week's Insider. This will be an ongoing weekly column where you get a behind the scenes look into the BoLS office, what our core team is up to, and working on, as well as what we are hearing in the industry. Our promise to Prime members was to give you greater insight into what we are up to, excited about, and what we are seeing and hearing out there in the industry.
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We are now past the initial shock of 40k's new edition and getting into the weeds with new rules. We know the new Edition is a small number of weeks away and are tentatively penciling in the weekend of June 27th as a prime release target.
Rules-wise, what a week. We are discovering that the game is going to be a bigger shakeup than first anticipated. We got the new rules for vehicles and monsters, whilch will bring up potency and see more of them on the tabletop. Blast weapons are coming back as a weapon characteristic and will be better at destroying large horde units. These two changes will really upend the game and bring in a lot of units who were sidelined in 8th Edition...