- New Special unit: Ozutsu Ashigaru - ashigaru wielding giant matchlocks: 18", S5.
- Kenjutsu removed - the effect is instead moved to the Katana (which really makes more sense, since Kenjutsu means way of the sword, and the parry move would only really used with a single katana. It also makes Katana Samurai more worthwhile as your defensive "tank" option).
- Cheaper samurai cavalry, Sumo Warriors, Onna Bushi, Red Devils, Wako Pirates, Warrior Monks.
- Samurai Warriors no longer have 2HW option.
- Ronin can take 2HW for free.
- Great Guard no longer has Imperial Armour or Armour Piercing, 60 pts.
- Yamabushi can have great weapon, light armour.
- Shinobi/Sarutori Hanzo no longer have ASF, 75/210 pts.
- Red Ronin subject to stupidity from his sword, 200 pts.
- Warrior Monks have LA.
- Mikoshi have LA, 120 pts.
- Kirin have Scaly Skin (6+).
- Some new art.
- 9th Ed Rulebooks
- 8th Ed Forces of Order
- 8th Ed Forces of Destruction
- 8th Ed Non-Aligned Forces
- 9th Forces of Order
- 9th Ed Forces of Destruction
- 9th Non-Aligned Forces
- Other Downloads
- Alternative Miniatures
- WAP Google Group
Saturday, 28 January 2017
New Nippon update and 9th ed version out now!
This update changes the following: