I Just Bought a Warhammer 40,000 Set. How do I Play 10th Edition?


Congratulations on buying your first Warhammer 40k set! Here are the steps on how to play:
  1. Read the core rules. The core rules are the basic rulebook for Warhammer 40k. They cover everything you need to know to play the game, from setting up the battlefield to resolving combat.
  1. Choose your army. There are many different factions to choose from in Warhammer 40k, each with its own unique units and playstyle. Once you've chosen a faction, you'll need to build your army.
  1. Assemble your miniatures. The miniatures in your set will need to be assembled before you can play with them. This can be a bit daunting, but there are plenty of tutorials online that can help you.
  1. Paint your miniatures. Once your miniatures are assembled, you can paint them. This is a great way to personalize your army and make it your own.
  1. Find an opponent. Once your army is ready, you'll need to find someone to play against. You can find opponents at your local game store or online.
  1. Learn the rules. The core rules are a good starting point, but there are many other rules that you'll need to learn in order to play the game effectively. There are plenty of resources available online and in print that can help you learn the rules.
  1. Play the game! Once you've learned the rules, you're ready to play the game. Warhammer 40k is a complex game, so it's best to start with a small, introductory game before you move on to larger, more complex games.
Additionally, here are some additional tips for playing Warhammer 40k:
Don't be afraid to ask for help. There are many experienced players who are happy to help new players learn the game.
Don't worry about winning or losing. The most important thing is to have fun.
Be creative. There are no right or wrong answers in Warhammer 40k. Experiment with different tactics and strategies to find what works best for you.
I hope this helps you get into one of the best hobbies that the tabletop industry has to offer!