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big squig
31-05-2010, 05:14
Necron Scarabs (http://www.games-workshop.com/gws/catalog/productDetail.jsp?catId=cat380012&prodId=99060110003), packaged with large basses too!

I thought these were discontinued years ago.

trapper
31-05-2010, 05:28
Well thats...I was going to say new, but they models are old so...not sure what to call it. I remember those things from years ago when I first started to play, I also thought they stoped making them when they came out with the new ones, and I swear I saw the new ones on the fast attack page a few weeks ago. Intresting find, wonder what that means, if anything.

chromedog
31-05-2010, 06:17
It means you can pay more for what you already get in a warrior squad - only they're metal.

Good if you already have old-school necrons - but then you also run the risk of GW numptys not being old enough to know they are GW models.

Darnok
31-05-2010, 08:31
I'm in the process of collecting an army of the old models. I know, I'm weird, but I just like the older metals a lot. So getting some of them directly (and not via Ebay or worse...) is a good thing. :)

They also sell the old Necron Lord (http://www.games-workshop.com/gws/catalog/productDetail.jsp?catId=cat1491460&prodId=prod1130422) again.

stroller
31-05-2010, 08:34
They were discontinued when the new range came out. They were then re-introduced as "classic" models. Several armies have equivalents. Look on the GW site under Warhammer 40,000 Collectors. WHFB has some too....