Unveiling the Stompa Boyz Ork Battleforce: A New Wave of WAAAGH! in Warhammer 40K

Unveiling the Stompa Boyz Ork Battleforce: A New Wave of WAAAGH! in Warhammer 40K

Unveiling the Stompa Boyz Ork Battleforce: A New Addition to Warhammer 40K 10th Edition

In the realm of Warhammer 40K, 2024 is shaping up to be the year of the WAAAGH!, with Games Workshop showering attention on everyone's favorite green-skinned xenos. With the recent launch of the novel "Da Big Dakka" and a slew of new models, anticipation has been building for the upcoming release of the Ork Codex.

Now, to add fuel to the WAAAGH! fire, GW has announced the arrival of their new Stompa Boyz Ork Battleforce, marking a significant milestone for the 10th edition.

But does this new Ork battleforce pack enough dakka? Let's dive into the details.

What's Inside the NEW Stompa Boyz Ork Battleforce?

The Stompa Boyz Battleforce includes 23 individual models, comprising:

- 10x Boyz
- 10x Lootas
- 1x Stompa
- 1x Big Mek
- 1x Trukk

While most of these units have graced the tabletop before, the Ork Big Mek is a fresh addition. Additionally, the Lootas can be reconfigured as Burna Boyz, adding versatility to your WAAAGH! forces.

Revealing the Datasheets and Point Values of the Stompa Boyz

Complete datasheets for the Stompa Boyz will be unveiled in the upcoming Ork Codex for the 10th edition. However, preliminary stats can be found in Games Workshop's free Ork rules PDF.

According to the latest Munitorum Field Manual, the point values for the Stompa Boyz are as follows:

- 10x Boyz: 85 points each
- 10x Lootas: 50-150 points (depending on configuration). Convertible to Burna Boyz, ranging from 60-180 points.
- Stompa: 800 points
- Big Mek: Exact point value pending the release of the 10th edition Ork Codex, estimated at 75-80 points.
- Trukk: 65 points

In total, the Stompa Boyz will likely range from 1,075 to 1,210 points, pending official confirmation upon the release of the Battleforce.

Anticipating the Release Date of the New Ork Battleforce

While Games Workshop has yet to confirm the release date, it's expected to coincide with the launch of the upcoming Ork Codex in spring 2024.

Given recent supply challenges, it's advisable to stay informed through your local retailer regarding availability.

Exploring the Price of the Stompa Boyz Ork Battleforce
Although the price has not been officially disclosed, the Stompa Boyz Battleforce is anticipated to have an MSRP of approximately $230 USD when purchased directly from the Games Workshop website. This presents significant savings compared to individual purchases, making it an enticing offer for Ork enthusiasts.

Previous Ork Battleforce Sets

In recent years, Games Workshop has released various Ork battleforce sets, including the "Best Snagga Stampede" and "Kult of Speed" sets for previous editions.

Prepare for the WAAAGH! with the Stompa Boyz Ork Battleforce, an exciting addition to the ever-expanding universe of Warhammer 40K.
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