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Further explanation, where it may help you to understand concepts or relationships between rules.

You and your opponent are much less likely to dispute or misinterpret rules if you understand why they are written the way they are.

Notes to highlight significant differences in the rules as compared with Epic 40,000.

We might change the way we do this in future; but the main idea is to help players who are familiar with Epic 40,000 to adjust to Epic Remastered and perhaps to decide which differences they want to use or ignore.

Notes to highlight an alternative or additional way to play that some players prefer to the default. If you want to use an option, you and your opponent must both agree.

Advice to help you learn the rules more effectively or get the best out of the game.
Reminders about things that are important to get right but easy to miss or forget in the heat of battle.
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