Why is Warhammer so expensive?
The reason they feel so expensive is because the games that Games Workshop supports require a large quantity of models, while companies like privateer games support games with a low count of models. As such, it is cheaper to buy an army for, say warmachine, than it is for Warhammer 40k or Age of Sigma.
Why was Warhammer discontinued?
Perhaps the biggest reason why to end warhammer fantasy was due to the success of warhammer 40k. 40k is their best selling game, and games workshop would have to focus on that, since it was raking in most of the dough. Secondly, the setting wasn't all that different from other fantasy universe.
Is Warhammer still popular?
Tournaments are now being held fairly regularly with 500+ attendees, and “normal sized” tournaments with only 100 people tend to be sell-outs. It's not just “still popular” it's “more popular than ever”. 2018–2019 is the golden age for Warhammer 40k.
Is Warhammer 40k worth?
40k is a premium hobby and absolutely worth it. It will provide you decades of enjoyment. But only if you can spend thousands of dollars comfortably on your hobby. Only if manually assembling, painting, and crafting your army most evenings sounds ok.
Is Warhammer worth getting into?
TL;DR: Yes, it is worth it. Your brain has matured more and there is plenty of good reference with regards to painting. Use the Warhammer TV tutorials and you will be just fine. I can't comment on actually playing however.
Is Warhammer 40k pay to win?
Tl;dr: No 40k isn't pay to win because it has no randomness like Magic the Gathering, or loot boxes like video games. Even if you get the “best” list in 40k, you will still struggle against more experienced players.