RUMORS – New 2016 Tyranids Model Rundown

By |2015-10-22T07:00:08+00:00October 22nd, 2015|Categories: News / Rumors, Warhammer 40k|

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Checkout the latest word on the street about upcoming Tyranids in the 2016 release!

Here’s what the grapevine has told BoLS:


Tyranid Release Window:

These are next up after Horus Heresy

Look for these to appear in early Q1 2016 after the new year

Several new kits including:

– Broodlord (plastic – clampack)

– Genestealer Kit (plastic completely redone)

– XX-vores combo kit (plastic and includes build options for, Biovore, Pyrovore, a new “psychicvore”)

– Termagants Kit (plastic completely redone with “new” weapon options)

– New codex, including:

All Shield of Baal bugs, and the new ones.


There is scattered chatter of a …


wait for it…


– plastic Gargantuan Creature (no further details)

The Tyranid rumorfront has been deader than a doornail for over a year.  If you recall the closest we got to the Hivefleets this year was a rumor about Genestealer Cult returning as a small Harlequin sized release back in FEBRUARY by 79Hastings69, who has been right about pretty much everything.  Sometimes he’s called things over a year out… so who knows – 2016 may be VERY GOOD for you bug fanatics.  With the return of Harlequins and the launch of Adeptus Mechanisus this year – I don’t put anything past GW at this point.

Genestealer Cult Rumor Roundup


~So what gargantuan creature do you most want to see, and do you think the Tyranid codex needs a “Tau-reprint” or a complete teardown-rebuild?


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