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.
Remember you can always hop into the DISCORD channel and directly chat any of us up or ask questions. So enjoy and don't be a stranger. On with the show.
The 40K floodgates are open. GW appears to be up and running at full speed and is rapid-firing out releases. We just got 3 army books (Marines, Necrons, Sons of Behemat) in the space of 2 weeks, with 4 more coming before the end of the year. Early meta results look like this:
Space Marines - Strong, but fair. All the obvious broken combos from 8th have been removed, and so many units have been added and tuned that it will take some time for a new 9th Astartes meta to arrive. Classic Marines aren't entirely dead and have some budget builds, mainly around the fact that many of their characters can take jump packs, and lots of wargear options, so there are some speed and equip...