Its strange isn't it. What pointed it out to me was the wording in eldrads rules, which i thought ahh thats bad wording, and then i re-read the farseer entry and lo and behold it implies the same thing.
I think this means they are seperate, but if that was the intention or not is a totally different story.
The squad was changed intentionally. You can take a warlock squad AND have the farseer leave the squad. This way you can have the squad hang out with one wreaithlord and the farseer hang out with another (Or whatever other uses you have for seperating them).
It's labeled as a Squad, not a Retinue. Your HQ choice cannot leave its Retinue.
Like PW said, taking a warlock squad is essentially taking a retinue, yet you can exit at will. I like the feel it gives the Farseer. More of a director from afar and joining only when needed. It gives your seer council a huge variable now.
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