View Full Version : Quick question about Horus Heresy books

Mr. Ultra
05-09-2014, 23:29
I am considering to start a Legion Astartes army, and after long consideration, I opted for the Imperial Fists. But I am a bit confused about the way Forge World is releasing the rules and models, specially considering I am no expert in HH lore and I haven't read any novel (yet).


1) In which book can I find the army list I need to build an Heresy era Imperial First army?

2) I need all three books?

3) Considering that, as far as I know, there are is no Rogal Dorn model in the horizon, and no Imperial Fists-only models aside from the torsos and helmets, maybe it is better for me to wait and see?

Thanks in advance.

06-09-2014, 01:48
Depends on how you want to build them.
The core legion rules that are shared with all legions are found in this book:
Crusade Army List (http://www.forgeworld.co.uk/The_Horus_Heresy/Horus_Heresy_Books/THE_HORUS_HERESY_LEGIONES_ASTARTES:_CRUSADE_ARMY_L IST.html)

The fluff and rules for the Imperial Fists stuff is in Book 3 (http://www.forgeworld.co.uk/The_Horus_Heresy/Horus_Heresy_Books/THE_HORUS_HERESY_BOOK_THREE_EXTERMINATION.html)

Or if you don't want the fluff, just the rules, you can do this bundle (http://www.forgeworld.co.uk/The_Horus_Heresy/Horus_Heresy_Books/THE_HORUS_HERESY_LEGION_ASTARTES_GAMERS_COLLECTION .html), which has the base legion rules, and the other book has all the legion specific characters and units so far.

Mr. Ultra
06-09-2014, 09:59
Thanks a lot!