The Gathering Storm - The Complete Story
A galaxy-shaking story, filled with unprecedented events, unlikely alliances and the rise of an incredible force against Chaos, The Gathering Storm is a series like no other in the history of Warhammer 40,000. This bundle is the perfect opportunity for you to own all 3 of the books, filled with stunning narrative and rules content:
Fall of Cadia
Fall of Cadia is the first book in the Gathering Storm series. A 136-page hardback, it introduces the Triumvirate of the Imperium â Celestine, the Living Saint, Tech-priest of Mars Archmagos Dominus Belisarius Cawl, and Inquisitor Katarinya Greyfax of the Ordo Hereticus â and chronicles the bitter battle to protect Cadia from the grasp of Abaddon the Despoiler.
Fall of Cadia contains a wealth of new rules content for Warhammer 40,000:
- full rules for fielding Saint Celestine, Belisarius Cawl and Inquisitor Greyfax with any army of the Imperium:
- Saint Celestine confers Act of Faith on nearby units
- Belisarius Cawl confers the Canticles of the Omnissiah on nearby units
- Inquisitor Greyfax brings 6 new Inquisition Tactical Objectives
- the Triumvirate of the Imperium â a formation bringing these three characters together;
- 6 new Ecclesiarchy Relics and 6 Arcana Mechanicum, usable by Adepta Sororitas and Cult Mechanicus forces;
- the Grand Convocation and Imperial Crusade detachments â combine Cult Mechanicus, Skitarii and Mechanicus Knights in one army, and Black Templars and Adepta Sororitas in another;
- Battlezone: Empyric Storms â rules for raging Warp Storm effects, some of which can be quite drastic: potentially removing invulnerable saves, or halving the effective range of psychic powersâ¦
- 5 new Echoes of War missions.
Fracture of Biel-Tan
Fracture of Biel-Tan is the second book in the Gathering Storm series. A 136-page hardback, it introduces the Triumvirate of Ynnead â The Visarch, Sword of Ynnead, Yvraine, Emissary of Ynnead and The Yncarne, Avatar of Ynnead â and chronicles the desperate battle to determine the future of the Eldar, and the uneasy alliance that will potentially dictate the fate of the galaxy.
Fracture of Biel-Tan is packed with new rules content for Warhammer 40,000:
- Forces of the Aeldari â with these sections of background and rules, you can combine Eldar, Dark Eldar, Harlequins and Ynnari models (including the new Triumvirate of Ynnead) into a single combined force in games of Warhammer 40,000;
- 5 new Formations, Artefacts, Tactical Objectives, the Revenant Psychic Discipline, Army rules and Warlord Traits for the Ynnari faction;
- Datasheets for Yvraine, the Visarch and the Yncarne, as well as datasheets for the Black Guardians of UlthwÃ©;
- Rules for weapons and equipment used by Craftworld UlthwÃ©âs strike forces;
- Echoes of War missions â replay key battles from the Fracture of Biel-Tan.
Rise of the Primarch
Rise of the Primarch is the third book in the Gathering Storm series. This 136-page hardback introduces the Triumvirate of the Primarch â a trio of heroes including Roboute Guilliman, Primarch of the Ultramarines â and draws the threads of the thrilling story of the Gathering Storm together in dramatic fashion. Heroes new and old rise in defense of the Imperium, and the universe of Warhammer 40,000 will be changed forever.
As is appropriate for such an apocalyptic tome, Rise of the Primarch is packed full of rules content for Warhammer 40,000:
- Datasheets for the Triumvirate of the Primarch â field Cypher, Grand Master Voldus of the Grey Knights and Roboute Guilliman in games of Warhammer 40,000;
- Warlord Traits and Relics for Ultramarines forces;
- Formations allowing you to field The Fallen, the Grey Knightsâ Bulwark of Purity, the Victrix Guard of the Ultramarines and the Triumvirate of the Primarch;
- Daemonic Adversaries â these special rules allow you to field Grey Knights against enemies that are not necessarily Daemonic in nature, meaning your Grey Knights can be fielding without breaking narrative;
- 5 Echoes of War missions, detailing key battles from Rise of the Primarch;
- 3 Cataclysm of War missions â these represent desperate battles fought during the Gathering Storm.
- In Pursuit of the Fallen â special objectives to be used when fielding Cypher, units of the Fallen, and models of the Dark Angels faction.