Yavin Base: Wookiee Warriors

The warriors of Kashyyyk join the fight as the Rebellion’s first melee specialists. They are also unique as one of the first multi-wound infantry units, along with their counterparts, the Imperial Royal Guard. Sporting a high overall health pool and excellent weapon options, the Wookiee Warriors are versatile brawlers that excel at both melee and

Continue reading after the jump: https://yavinbase.wordpress.com/2019/01/22/databank-wookiee-warriors/

Sorastro: Star Wars Imperial Assault Painting Guide Ep.11: Chewbacca and Gaarkhan

I hope you all had a great holiday season! I meant to post this up but alias I’ve been sick!

Incase you needed some tips in painting those lovable fur balls you most certainly picked up last week, here is another wonderful tutorial from the master miniature painter himself, Sorastro. The tutorial features Chewbacca of course, but also includes Gaarkhan which gives you a second option for those Wookiee Warriors. After following these guides you should be able to create your own custom paint jobs for the rest of your walking carpets.

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Legion Outriders Podcast: Let the Wookiee Win

Latest episode is now available from the gang over at Legion Outriders:

Laugh it up, fuzzballs…the Wookies are here! We also wrap about the new OP kits, new theme missions, and what role Nick Nolte could play in the new TV series.

Listen after the jump: http://legionoutriders.libsyn.com/episode-41-let-the-wookies-win

Available Now – December 20: Chewbacca and the Wookiee Warriors

Today marks the long awaited day that the wookiees join the fight against the Galactic Empire. And of course FFG has a little write up about their release:

As Han Solo’s ever-faithful companion, Chewbacca isn’t afraid to follow his friends into battle. Once there, it isn’t hard to see how he can aid Rebel commanders as they attempt to capture crucial objectives or secure a foothold on the battlefield. His immense strength and personal connection to Solo, Luke Skywalker, and Leia Organa make him a natural choice to join these iconic heroes on the battlefield as an operative.

Inside the Chewbacca Operative Expansion, you’ll find everything you need to add Chewbacca to your Rebel army in Star Wars™: Legion. A single unpainted, easily assembled miniature depicts Chewbacca roaring into battle, his trusty bowcaster at the ready. Three upgrade cards provide more tools for preparing Chewbacca and your other units for battle, and three command cards can add more variety to your hand, allowing Chewbacca to team up with the three Rebel commanders.

Pick up your copy of the Chewbacca Operative Expansion at your local retailer or online through our website today!

Despite their imposing size, Wookiees are normally peaceful and proud. After years of suffering under Imperial rule, however, many Wookiees have taken to the battlefields of the Galactic Civil War as members of the Rebel Alliance. Although they are a rare sight on the battlefield, Wookiees can quickly enter a berserker rage that any surviving enemies will not soon forget.

Within the Wookiee Warriors Unit Expansion for Star Wars: Legion, Rebel generals will find everything they need to add a group of Wookiees to their army as a special forces unit. Four unpainted, easily assembled miniatures display the Wookiees charging into the fray brandishing their Ryyk Blades, while five unique upgrade cards can prepare them for whatever they may face on the battlefield.

Pick up your own copy of the Wookiee Warriors Unit Expansion at your local retailer or online through our website today!

Check out the rest of the article which announces other games (are there others??) today after the jump: https://www.fantasyflightgames.com/en/news/2018/12/20/available-now-december-20/

Impact X: Wookiee Warriors – Unit Analysis

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Nicholas Freeman posted his analysis of the Wookiee Warriors on LegionImpact.com earlier today:

Wookiee Warriors are self sufficient skirmishers, they are melee power houses, and they are hardy enough to shrug off even the most vicious attacks. In Star Wars: Legion the Wookiee Warriors are a Rebel elite unit option. They are fast, sturdy, and efficient in melee – and as such see specialized use in of Rebel forces.

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FFG: Preview the Wookiee Warriors Unit Expansion for Star Wars: Legion

With Chewy and his band of Wookiee (remember, kids, there are two “e”s in “wookiees) Warriors Fantasy Flight Games dropped their full preview of those fatal fury troops.

Read the write up after the jump: https://www.fantasyflightgames.com/en/news/2018/12/18/fatal-fury/