Originally Posted by Stephen_Newman
The early rumours for Nids suggested that they would get an expanded force organisation chart. I.E it suggested that Nids could take a 3rd HQ choice as long as 2 extra troops choices were taken. This would make up for the Nid inability to take allies.
Well maybe they thought it wasn't necessary. We have to remember GW writes the rules based on how they play 40K at Games Workshop. Not how anyone else plays it, lol.
This is the company that allows self-allied quadruple Riptide lists just because it never occurs to them that people would do that.