White Dwarf - Issue 461 February 2021
White Dwarf is Games Workshop's premium Warhammer magazine, packed with
amazing content each month such as new rules and background, short
stories, regular columns, special guests, and more.
Issue 461 features:
Letters, painting advice, and beautifully painted miniatures. Plus, Blanchitsu-inspired conversions.
Worlds of Warhammer
Phil Kelly returns with part three of his Ages of the Mortal Realms series. This time, it’s the Age of Sigmar!
Outside the Studio
We talk about the models we've painted and the games we've played while
working in our Administratum hab units. Includes an update on the Hobby
Bingo sheet included in December's issue, featuring updates on the White
Dwarf team's progress.
Warhammer 40,000 Flashpoint: Charadon
The Invasion of Alumax: The Alumax System is assailed by the Traitor
Legions, leaving Forge World Metalica no choice but to intervene.
They Are Us
A truly horrifying short story featuring the survivors of a Death Guard attack, written by Callum Davis.
The Alumax System
New rules for fighting in the Alumax System, including rules for four
different Theatres of War and three Crusade Relics. Exciting stuff!
Maelstrom of War
Maelstrom of War returns to the battlefields of the 41st Millennium with
a brand-new set of rules exclusive to the pages of White Dwarf.
Includes 30 different Tactical Objectives, a Maelstrom of War Mission
Pack, four Deployment Maps, four Stratagems, and six Missions.
Battle Report: Never Surrender
The Necrons take on the Genestealer Cults and their Tyranid ‘allies’
using the new Maelstrom of War rules in this month’s exhilarating Battle
Echoes From the Warp
Robin Cruddace joins us to talk about putting the rules in their place. Oh, those naughty rules!
Warhammer Age of Sigmar
Warhammer Age of Sigmar Flashpoint: Broken Realms
The Tome Celestial: The Charnel Kingdom – Arkhan the Black invades
Ymetrica, but more bodies are required if the Ossiarch legions are to
Rise of the Dead
Three new battleplans pitting the Flesh-eater Courts against the
Ossiarch Bonereapers, including new Realm of Battle rules for Region of
War: The Vertiginous Peaks.
Anvil of Death
New rules for creating heroes of undeath for Flesh-eater Courts and Ossiarch Bonereapers.
Paint Splatter: Crypt Ghouls
Two quick and easy stage-by-stage painting guides for Crypt Ghouls.
A Tale of Four Warlords
Four new warlords take to the fields of battle in the Mortal Realms.
This time it is Order versus Chaos, as the Lumineth Realm-lords, the
Cities of Sigmar, the Slaves to Darkness, and the Hedonites of Slaanesh
vie for supremacy over each other.
Realms of Chaos: The Realm of Slaanesh
Prepare yourself for a sensory overload as we delve into modelling and painting advice for the servants of Slaanesh.
Mollog’s packed up his squigs and gone for a wander in Direchasm. Dave
Sanders explains how to get the most out of this troublesome troggoth,
including an example Deck List to best help Mollog on the battlefield.
Path to Victory
Dave continues his exploration of Direchasm with an in-depth tactical
look at the core set’s two new warbands – Myari’s Purifiers and the
Dawn of a New Era
Guy Haley, Nick Kyme, and Andy Clark join us to talk about the ongoing
saga of the Dawn of Fire series and what the future holds for the
Chronicles of the Wanderer: Old Whitebeard’s Special
Part II in David Guymer’s series of tales about a mysterious duardin traveller. This time, ale is involved!