Where to start with Warhammer 40k

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Azreck (Over a year ago): - delete
@RisingTide: I know you asked for Dave's advice, but your trouble got me thinking. If I were you, if this is definitely something you want to do, I would talk to mom about perhaps getting a paper route so that you can earn your own money and you aren't taking any money from your parents' pocket that would normally go toward bills. The other option, if you're just wanting to get into painting minis, I suggest that you might want to check out Reaper minis...they are MUCH cheaper than 40k and as such might be an easier thing to sell your mom on! hope this helps, man. Looking forward to having you in the hobby whichever way you go!

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rex537 (Over a year ago): - delete
ausome descriptions dave

spacemarine252 (Over a year ago): - delete
im from ireland im new to the game im the ultra marines what should i do?

Ulysses848 (Over a year ago): - delete
@SpahesMareen: Oil based paints are okay but they don't last as long as the water based paints, plus they are slightly toxic. Hope this helps.

Orangebob41 (Over a year ago): - delete
I'm new to war hammer 40k and am confused on how the codex and the table you use to Find out there initiative for example can anyone help please

Zaphax (Over a year ago): - delete
Great video, Dave!

wargamer010 (Over a year ago): - delete
@deathknighte317: same problem here

RisingTide (Over a year ago): - delete
My mom just said that i can't buy any space marines. I talked to her about it but she says it's too much money and we don't have enough space. What should I do?

I'm 12 years old and live in colorado

leo242242 (Over a year ago): - delete
thanks for the tips dave

deathknighte317 (Over a year ago): - delete
hi my names brenton and i like 40k but there is no war gaming club in my town i was wondering if you could help me

SpahesMareen (Over a year ago): - delete
are oil based paints good too?

soccer13 (Over a year ago): - delete
Hi Dave and Matt

I have ultra marines and i was wonering if u could tell me a good HQ? thxs for this video.

jamesewelch (Over a year ago): - delete
This is a great video providing a lot of information that's usually not covered in other introduction videos. Everyone looking to get into Warhammer 40k should watch this video before watching the Intro series and history videos. Thanks for the great video and information.

theorkyguy (Over a year ago): - delete
you cant use a meganob as a HQ cuz that is the model that i did buy first but i dident know what HQ i should get first but meganobs are just fun to paint

Sethside (Over a year ago): - delete
Yo! I first watched this on youtube and was inspired to further my knowledge on how to play 40k. I originally started to play to understand how to build terrain better suiting for exciting battles. Now, I'm out to dominate with a nids swarm! Thanks Dave!

CptValerius (Over a year ago): - delete
As somebody who is browsing around deciding what to get first (when i have the spending money) this video is really helpful

quix42 (Over a year ago): - delete
Awesome video, thanks for the tips!

dink (Over a year ago): - delete
nice video very informative

EwokAssassin (Over a year ago): - delete
Nice video Dave. Its interesting that one of my friends just started and was asking me these questions only a few days ago, I suppose I should get to sending this to him.

BeastlyBiscuit (Over a year ago): - delete
what types of transport can mephiston choose

direavanger (Over a year ago): - delete
What if the color for my space marines is grey?

Jonesyboy (Over a year ago): - delete
Nice vid Dave. Thanks!

CaptainThule (Over a year ago): - delete
thanks dave,now i know know what first miniatures to field when playing 40k after getting the terrain ready(im the only one who plays in my country,they prefer the CoMpUtEr games,and theyre wrong)PS:my first terrain will be a willderness outpost,not the one from the rule book,a bigger outpost with more trees,and a made up rule for exploding barrels,one barrel,small blast,three barrels,BIG BLAST,flames on barrel,flames going in what ever direction using the scatter die,i lost mine,i can use regiular d6 to fix that,just paint up arows,an d leave some places without arows,just with puny arrows.

hobnailedtomb03 (Over a year ago): - delete
space marines are sick im going to start collesting them

Icefang (Over a year ago): - delete
Hello Dave and Matt!

Whanted to say may thanks for these "Intro to 40K" Videos. There made very good and helped me to understand the game basics a hole lot better. I dont have all the material to get started yet but thanks to you guys i know exactly what i need. Great job! And keep' em Videos coming

Matt1910 (Over a year ago): - delete
thanks Dave this video helped alot.

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Dave addresses the often asked question of "So I want to play Warhammer 40k, what do I need to do?"

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