Is Warhammer based on Lord of the Rings?

Is Warhammer based on Lord of the Rings?

I know some Warhammer races are heavily inspired by LOTR races, such as High Elves, Wood Elves, Dwarves, Orcs, Goblins, Trolls and whatnot. I know there is no gunpowder in LOTR, so Dwarven and Human factions must have some other uniqueness in their military.

What scale are Lord of the Rings miniatures?

25mm

Why is 40k so popular?

Warhammer 40k is literally not popular. At all. It’s well known among nerds because it’s one of only scant few surviving and successful table top miniature wargames. It’s well known among nerds because it’s one of only scant few surviving and successful table top miniature wargames.

What is age of Sigmar lore?

It is a new age in the Mortal Realms. Sigmar has returned for vengeance against the Chaos Gods and his legions are myriad. Age of Sigmar wiki is your encyclopedic repository of the lore of the Eight Realms in this new age. Stormcast Eternals. Fyreslayers.

Are age of Sigmar and 40k in the same universe?

No. If anything AoS has killed the theory that 40k is in the same universe as the old Fantasy setting. The way worlds and universes exist in AoS are also completely different than in 40k. 40k and fantasy were linked thanks to the realms books but they are no longer canon so the answer is no.