After more than forty thousand years of war and strife among the stars, Humanity stands on the brink of extinction. Beset on all sides by hostile aliens and threatened from within by traitors, HumanityÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã¢â€žÂ¢s only chance for survival rests with the continuation of the cruel and bloody regime known as the Imperium. Yet few among MankindÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã¢â€žÂ¢s untold population realise the full truth of their situation. If there is any future at all, it is a grim oneÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã‚Â¦
A 280-page hardback, this is the essential book for any fan of Warhammer 40,000 ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã¢â‚¬Å“ everything you need to know to collect, build, paint and play with Citadel miniatures.
The Core Rules explain everything you need to play to play Warhammer 40,000. Moving, shooting, using psychic powers, charging, fighting and morale tests are covered, giving you the basic framework to play with. You can play a game using only these 8 pages, bolting on more advanced and complex rules when you and your opponent are ready.
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