Age of Sigmar

Age of Sigmar

What is Warhammer: Age of Sigmar?

Age of Sigmar is a tabletop wargame set in the Mortal Realms. The game is played with miniatures and is made by Games Workshop. Each player picks an army and fight each other in a glorious battle game.

On this category page, you will find all my Age of Sigmar guides and all the other content related to this awesome wargame. If you are a beginner, the beginner content should be especially helpful. 

Age of Sigmar is a wargame set in the setting of the Mortal Realms. It is played with miniatures made by Games Workshop.

Below you will find all my Age of Sigmar guides and all the other content related to this awesome wargame.

Age of Sigmar guides and articles

What is Age of Sigmar? (Explained for Beginners)

What is Age of Sigmar? (Explained for Beginners)

So you want to know what the heck Age of Sigmar? You are not alone! The game is really picking up steam and a lot of new (as well as old) players are starting to look into it. What is Age of Sigmar? Warhammer: Age of Sigmar is a tabletop wargame created by Games...

An Overview of the Points Changes in Big December FAQ 2019

An Overview of the Points Changes in Big December FAQ 2019

Point changes Chaos in big FAQ December 2019 Below you can find the point changes for the December FAQ 2019. Everything appears to be up now (including GW's official article) and the last things have been updated. I had missed some Cities of Sigmar stuff and one of...

Intro and Explanation of the Mortal Realms in Age of Sigmar

Intro and Explanation of the Mortal Realms in Age of Sigmar

A central idea to the lore of Age of Sigmar is the setting’s concept of its realms. Existing in stark contrast to most fantasy settings that have one extremely defined world, the realms of Age of Sigmar are a multitude of worlds that are left purposely vague. They are...

Slaves to Darkness Release -Everything we Know so far

Slaves to Darkness Release -Everything we Know so far

What is the Slaves to Darkness? The Slaves to Darkness is a release for the Chaos: Grand Alliance in Age of Sigmar.The army merges the Slaves to Darkness and the Everchosen. This means the Everchosen Battletome is about to become outdated (it pretty much was already)....

Aroscon 2019 Age of Sigmar Tournament Coverage

Aroscon 2019 Age of Sigmar Tournament Coverage

Aroscon is an amazing weekend  of different miniature games tournaments held in Denmark. This post is coverage of the Age of Sigmar tournament. It is a 20 man 5 games event held the 23-24 november 2019. Hastag for the whole convention is #aroscon Results of the...

Ossiarch Bonereapers Release -Everything we Know so far

Ossiarch Bonereapers Release -Everything we Know so far

What is the Ossiarch Bonereapers? The Ossiarch Bonereapers is the next release for the Death: Grand Alliance in Age of Sigmar. It will be an army comprised of all new models and are based around heavy "skeleton" infantry, cavalry and war machines. They also have quite...

Newbies Introduction to the Lore for Age of Sigmar Factions

Newbies Introduction to the Lore for Age of Sigmar Factions

This article is an overview of the lore and story for each Grand Alliance in Age of Sigmar, as well as description and lore for some of the biggest factions in Age of Sigmar. If you are looking for an overview about the factions in the game of Age of Sigmar (so not...

Age of Sigmar Lore and Storyline: Explained and Summarised

Age of Sigmar Lore and Storyline: Explained and Summarised

So, let's say you are new to Age of Sigmar and know practically nothing about the game and world(s) of Warhammer.  Maybe you just went to your buddy’s place or a Games Workshop store, saw all those cool models, and wondered what the game is all about. Maybe you played...

Age of Sigmar Armies Guide: a Faction and Race Overview

Age of Sigmar Armies Guide: a Faction and Race Overview

As a new player, it can be insanely hard to figure out how the armies in Age of Sigmar are comprised. Can I take I take Stormcasts in my Idoneth Deepkin army? Why are the Aelves and Duardin split in so many multiple sub-factions? Is legions of Nagash and Nighthaunt to...

Ironjawz: Army Overview, Rules, Units, Tactics and Guide

Ironjawz: Army Overview, Rules, Units, Tactics and Guide

Note: Ironjawz got some updated (and much better) Allegiance Abilities in the Generals handbook 2019. Also, a new Battletome called Orruk Warclans will contain the Ironjawz and the Bonesplitterz - so things will certainly change in the future. This is an overall...

Bonesplitterz: Army Overview, Rules, Units, Tactics, Guide

Bonesplitterz: Army Overview, Rules, Units, Tactics, Guide

Note: a new Battletome called Orruk Warclans will contain the Bonesplitterz and the Ironjawz - so things will certainly change in the future. This is an overall information article about the Destruction Faction the Bonesplitterz. It will cover the following topics:...

Malign Sorcery Artefacts: reviewed and compared

Malign Sorcery Artefacts: reviewed and compared

We all have that problem: we need a great artefact for our army. We know that there was something useful in one of those realms, but we cannot be bothered to scan through all of those filler items again. This rundown of the artefacts is my attempt at ranking the...

Malign Sorcery Endless Spells Reviewed for Competitive Play

Malign Sorcery Endless Spells Reviewed for Competitive Play

So it has been quite a while since the release of AoS 2.0 and the Malign Sorcery Endless spells. A few are seeing competitive play and some are only used as pretty models (I am looking at you beautiful bus useless Ravenaks Jaws...) In this article, I will go through...

Exactly the books you need to play Age of Sigmar (a guide)

Exactly the books you need to play Age of Sigmar (a guide)

One of the big questions new Age of Sigmar players will have is: what books do I need to play the game? This question is surprisingly difficult to get an answer to, at least if you look on games workshops website. Luckily, most veteran players can answer this question...

Endless Spells: what are they and how do the rules work?

Endless Spells: what are they and how do the rules work?

I have seen a lot of questions regarding the new Endless spells and thought I would write a bit about them. These questions have also regularly been asked by my opponents and before reading the ruleds thoroughly I made some mistakes as well. This is how the rules for...

This is how Command points work in Age of Sigmar 2.0

This is how Command points work in Age of Sigmar 2.0

The command points system in AoS can be a bit confusing, even for me as a veteran player. The rules are quite simple, but the nuances and possibilities can make your head spin. This is how command points work in Age of Sigmar: You get one command ability at the start...

What exactly changed in Age of Sigmar's second edition?

What exactly changed in Age of Sigmar's second edition?

Overview of the changes in Age of Sigmar 2 In this article, I will go through the exact changes in Age of Sigmar's second edition (AoS 2.0). The core rules can be found on the Official AoS page her. The Age of Sigmar second edition brings a lot of welcome changes to...

What is Age of Sigmar? (Explained for Beginners)

What is Age of Sigmar? (Explained for Beginners)

So you want to know what the heck Age of Sigmar? You are not alone! The game is really picking up steam and a lot of new (as well as old) players are starting to look into it. What is Age of Sigmar? Warhammer: Age of Sigmar is a tabletop wargame created by Games...

An Overview of the Points Changes in Big December FAQ 2019

An Overview of the Points Changes in Big December FAQ 2019

Point changes Chaos in big FAQ December 2019 Below you can find the point changes for the December FAQ 2019. Everything appears to be up now (including GW's official article) and the last things have been updated. I had missed some Cities of Sigmar stuff and one of...

Intro and Explanation of the Mortal Realms in Age of Sigmar

Intro and Explanation of the Mortal Realms in Age of Sigmar

A central idea to the lore of Age of Sigmar is the setting’s concept of its realms. Existing in stark contrast to most fantasy settings that have one extremely defined world, the realms of Age of Sigmar are a multitude of worlds that are left purposely vague. They are...

Slaves to Darkness Release -Everything we Know so far

Slaves to Darkness Release -Everything we Know so far

What is the Slaves to Darkness? The Slaves to Darkness is a release for the Chaos: Grand Alliance in Age of Sigmar.The army merges the Slaves to Darkness and the Everchosen. This means the Everchosen Battletome is about to become outdated (it pretty much was already)....

Aroscon 2019 Age of Sigmar Tournament Coverage

Aroscon 2019 Age of Sigmar Tournament Coverage

Aroscon is an amazing weekend  of different miniature games tournaments held in Denmark. This post is coverage of the Age of Sigmar tournament. It is a 20 man 5 games event held the 23-24 november 2019. Hastag for the whole convention is #aroscon Results of the...

Ossiarch Bonereapers Release -Everything we Know so far

Ossiarch Bonereapers Release -Everything we Know so far

What is the Ossiarch Bonereapers? The Ossiarch Bonereapers is the next release for the Death: Grand Alliance in Age of Sigmar. It will be an army comprised of all new models and are based around heavy "skeleton" infantry, cavalry and war machines. They also have quite...

Newbies Introduction to the Lore for Age of Sigmar Factions

Newbies Introduction to the Lore for Age of Sigmar Factions

This article is an overview of the lore and story for each Grand Alliance in Age of Sigmar, as well as description and lore for some of the biggest factions in Age of Sigmar. If you are looking for an overview about the factions in the game of Age of Sigmar (so not...

Age of Sigmar Lore and Storyline: Explained and Summarised

Age of Sigmar Lore and Storyline: Explained and Summarised

So, let's say you are new to Age of Sigmar and know practically nothing about the game and world(s) of Warhammer.  Maybe you just went to your buddy’s place or a Games Workshop store, saw all those cool models, and wondered what the game is all about. Maybe you played...

Age of Sigmar Armies Guide: a Faction and Race Overview

Age of Sigmar Armies Guide: a Faction and Race Overview

As a new player, it can be insanely hard to figure out how the armies in Age of Sigmar are comprised. Can I take I take Stormcasts in my Idoneth Deepkin army? Why are the Aelves and Duardin split in so many multiple sub-factions? Is legions of Nagash and Nighthaunt to...

Ironjawz: Army Overview, Rules, Units, Tactics and Guide

Ironjawz: Army Overview, Rules, Units, Tactics and Guide

Note: Ironjawz got some updated (and much better) Allegiance Abilities in the Generals handbook 2019. Also, a new Battletome called Orruk Warclans will contain the Ironjawz and the Bonesplitterz - so things will certainly change in the future. This is an overall...

Bonesplitterz: Army Overview, Rules, Units, Tactics, Guide

Bonesplitterz: Army Overview, Rules, Units, Tactics, Guide

Note: a new Battletome called Orruk Warclans will contain the Bonesplitterz and the Ironjawz - so things will certainly change in the future. This is an overall information article about the Destruction Faction the Bonesplitterz. It will cover the following topics:...

Malign Sorcery Artefacts: reviewed and compared

Malign Sorcery Artefacts: reviewed and compared

We all have that problem: we need a great artefact for our army. We know that there was something useful in one of those realms, but we cannot be bothered to scan through all of those filler items again. This rundown of the artefacts is my attempt at ranking the...

Malign Sorcery Endless Spells Reviewed for Competitive Play

Malign Sorcery Endless Spells Reviewed for Competitive Play

So it has been quite a while since the release of AoS 2.0 and the Malign Sorcery Endless spells. A few are seeing competitive play and some are only used as pretty models (I am looking at you beautiful bus useless Ravenaks Jaws...) In this article, I will go through...

Exactly the books you need to play Age of Sigmar (a guide)

Exactly the books you need to play Age of Sigmar (a guide)

One of the big questions new Age of Sigmar players will have is: what books do I need to play the game? This question is surprisingly difficult to get an answer to, at least if you look on games workshops website. Luckily, most veteran players can answer this question...

Endless Spells: what are they and how do the rules work?

Endless Spells: what are they and how do the rules work?

I have seen a lot of questions regarding the new Endless spells and thought I would write a bit about them. These questions have also regularly been asked by my opponents and before reading the ruleds thoroughly I made some mistakes as well. This is how the rules for...

This is how Command points work in Age of Sigmar 2.0

This is how Command points work in Age of Sigmar 2.0

The command points system in AoS can be a bit confusing, even for me as a veteran player. The rules are quite simple, but the nuances and possibilities can make your head spin. This is how command points work in Age of Sigmar: You get one command ability at the start...

What exactly changed in Age of Sigmar's second edition?

What exactly changed in Age of Sigmar's second edition?

Overview of the changes in Age of Sigmar 2 In this article, I will go through the exact changes in Age of Sigmar's second edition (AoS 2.0). The core rules can be found on the Official AoS page her. The Age of Sigmar second edition brings a lot of welcome changes to...

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