Games Workshop Group saw sales and profit growth in all channels in constant currency terms in the six months to 26 Nov.

It said preliminary estimates indicated first half sales of around £109m and an operating profit of around £38m.

The group said these results were in line with expectations for the year ending 3 Jun 2018 although the board was aware that it was still early in the 2017-18 financial year.

The group said it expected to announce its first half results on 9 Jan.

At 9:18am: (LON:GAW) Games Workshop Group PLC share price was +137.5p at 2095.5p