Warhammer 40,000: Deathwatch - Enhanced Edition
Strategy 16 July 2015
A turn-based strategy game set in a science-fiction world and based on a 2010 RPG set in the universe of the popular battle system created by Games Workshop. Warhammer 40,000: Deathwatch - Enhanced Edition was created by Rodeo Games - a studio popular for Warhammer Quest and the Hunters series (similar in terms of genre). The game is set on the edge of imperial space, where Space Marines from the Deathwatch chapter fight extreme battles against an aggressive, non-humanoid species known as the Tyranids. The player assumes control over a team of five commandos (chosen from among over 40 elite figures) - they are your Space Marines with their own active and passive skills. During turn-based missions, the player's subordinates gain experience that can be spent to unlock new, useful abilities. Although the game is played from an aerial view, the player can rotate the camera angle to their liking.
Space Hulk: Ascension
Strategy 12 November 2014
A refreshed and enhanced version of Space Hulk, a turn-based strategy game created by Full Control, which builds upon a popular board game experience. The game offers 3 campaigns comprising over 100 missions, during which the players get to lead Space Marine Terminators to battle against Tyranid Genestealers. When compared to the original installment, Space Hulk: Ascension features a much more elaborate array of options, allowing the players to command their squad. Moreover, each Terminator at the player’s command can be customized. They also gain experience points, which in turn can be used to develop their skills and attributes. To top it all off, Space Hulk: Ascension delivers us new Genestealer variations, along with previously unavailable weaponry. Warhammer 40K fans are bound to enjoy the visuals implemented herein, as the atmosphere they create brings the players onto the stories from the Warhammer 40K universe.
Talisman: The Horus Heresy
Strategy 22 February 2016
A digital board game by Nomad Games combining the iconic Warhammer universe with the rules of the popular board game, Talisman. The story is based on the “Horus Heresy” trilogy by Dan Abnett and takes place in 31st millennium, when humanity flourishes under the rule of a gracious Emperor. When he had suddenly withdrawn from the frontlines, and Horus, his favorite son whom he promoted to the rank of Warmaster, objected to his ambitious plans, a great civil war breaks out. In Talisman: The Horus Heresy, the players assume the role of one of 8 playable characters divided into two groups: the loyalists or the traitors and take command of one division of Space Marines. The gameplay mechanics employ the solutions of the Talisman series, although the scale is incomparably bigger because the board spans across the entire galaxy.
Warhammer 40,000: Kill Team
Action 13 July 2011
Warhammer 40,000: Kill Team is an action arcade game produced by THQ, set in the popular science fiction universe. Players take on the role of members of the elite Space Marines and are sent on a mission to destroy a giant orc ship heading towards a planet inhabited by humans. The game is offered only in electronic distribution and is part of the Warhammer 40,000: Space Marine promotional campaign.
Action 10 August 2016
A third-person action game by Pixel Hero Games (the developer of Spiral: Episode 1). The title focuses on Inquisitor Gregor Eisenhorn – one of the most iconic characters from the Warhammer 40,000 universe. The plot is based on the first volume of the “Eisenhorn trilogy”, written by Dan Abnett, and depicts the initial period of the eponymous Inquisitor’s reign. Mechanically, Eisenhorn: XENOS resembles the Batman: Arkham and God of War series. The hero can use a wide variety of weapons – including both guns and a sword, which he uses most of the time. Combat consist of rhythmic attack combinations that are become increasingly stronger as long as you match the rhythm, which requires skills and good timing. Additionally, the protagonist can use tactical skills, such as temporary invisibility, psychic powers, and slow-motion inspired by the Fallout's V.A.T.S. system. In combat and when solving puzzles, Eisenhorn is accompanied by two other characters chosen by the player.
Warhammer 40,000: Regicide
Strategy 08 September 2015
Set in the popular science-fiction universe, a turn-based strategy game employing chess mechanics. The title is one of the first independent productions licensed by Games Workshop. The game is developed by Hammerfall Publishing from Australia. The name refers to the board game described in the Warhammer novels. Gameplay features a modified version of classic chess and offers two game modes. In the classic mode, you choose one of the available races, fight, and gradually unlock new characters and abilities. In the Regicide mode, rules are slightly more complicated – during their turn, players can move, open fire at enemies and environment elements, and use a whole range of psionic powers. Attractive visuals use motion capture technology and feature characteristic elements of the Warhammer stylistics.
Warhammer 40,000: Squad Command
Strategy 12 November 2007
Warhammer 40,000: Squad Command is a game based on the famous figure battle game from the Games Workshop. It is a dynamic and extremely spectacular strategy, organised in a classic turn-based system and depicting the futuristic armed conflict between the Empire and Choas.
Warhammer 40,000: Dakka Squadron
Warhammer 40,000: The Dakka Squadron is a shooter set in the Warhammer 40,000 universe, in which we play the orc-pilot and control one of the flying machines created by this race. The game was developed by Phosphor Games Studio.
Warhammer 40,000: Rites of War
Strategy 28 July 1999
Warhammer 40,000: Rites of War is a real-time strategy (RTS) embedded in the popular Warhammer 40K universe. The plot of the game depicts the conflict between the mystical Eldar, representing the forces of the Empire, and the biotechnologically modified Tyranides. The player chooses the side, which will be guided by his actions and tries to tip the scales of victory. Game was produced by Strategic Simulations studio.
Warhammer 40,000: Storm of Vengeance
Strategy 27 March 2014
Warhammer 40,000: Storm of Vengeance is another war hammer production by Eutechnyx studio, authors of games such as Ride to Hell and NASCAR. The title belongs to the strategy genre and we command the cosmic marines of the Dark Angels order.
Warhammer 40,000: Chaos Gate
Strategy 10 December 1998
Move into the dark world of Warhammer 40,000, where in the vast plains there is a great war between the forces of good and order, represented by the forces of the Emperor, and the forces of evil and chaos.
Warhammer 40,000: Dark Millennium Online
Warhammer 40,000: Dark Millenium Online is an action game produced by Vigil Games studio, set in a popular universe combining elements of science fiction and fantasy. Players direct the actions of characters entangled in hundreds of years of conflict between people, orcs, eldars, forces of chaos and other factions.
Warhammer 40,000: Carnage
Action 08 May 2014
Warhammer 40,000: Carnage is an action game produced by Roadhouse Games team. We play the role of Cosmic Marine and set off to fight the enemies of mankind. The game was realized in the form of a platformer, where we smuggle mainly to the right side of the screen and murder hordes of enemies.
Warhammer Epic 40,000: Final Liberation
Strategy 15 December 1997
Warhammer Epic 40,000: Final Liberation is a turn-based strategy embedded in the popular science fiction universe, produced by Holistic Design development studio. The plot of the game depicts the conflict between people and orcs fighting for control of the planet Volistad. The player takes control of one side and tries to tip the scales of victory to his advantage.
Warhammer 40,000: Armageddon - Vulkan's Wrath
Strategy 19 March 2015
Warhammer 40,000: Armageddon - Vulkan's Wrath is the first big expansion to Warhammer: 40,000: Armageddon, a real-time strategy developed by The Lordz Games and Slitherine. This add-on expands the plot of the first game and tells the story of the second war for the planet Armageddon. Three chapters of Space Marines join the battle in its crucial moment. The expansion's story focuses on the Salamanders chapter. The game is divided into ten missions, during which we will use all assets and special abilities of our Space Marines unit while defending the planet's inhabitants from the ferocious Orcs. Vulkan's Wrath does not introduce any technical changes to the game. Just like in the base game, we can play alone or compete with other players in asynchronous multiplayer played through PBEM++.
Battlefleet Gothic: Leviathan
Strategy 07 July 2016
A mobile battle-strategy game set in the world of Warhammer 40,000. It is a virtual rendition of Battlefleet Gothic - a tabletop game published by Games Workshop. Battlefleet Gothic: Leviathan was developed by Grand Cauldron and offers an extensive campaign based on the stories from expansions, comic strips and novels belonging to the Shield of Baal series. Battlefleet Gothic: Leviathan follows the Tyranids' invasion of the Cryptus system, as a result of which humanity loses majority of their ships together with Admiral Julius van Avacor. The player assumes the role of his successor who tries to hold the system until backup arrives. The player participates in turn-based battles set in space and based on the rules of the original tabletop game. The pace of the gameplay here is slow, resembling sea battles. Taking into account both the advantages and disadvantages of different ships having their individual features and weaponry is the key to achieve success in battle. In the campaign, the player is free to pick a side, choosing either the Empire or the Tyranids. Subsequent races and missions are added over time in post-release updates.
Warhammer 40,000: Armageddon - Da Orks
Strategy 18 August 2016
A standalone expansion to turn-based strategy game set in the Warhammer 40,000 universe from the duo of The Lordz Games Studio and Flashback Games. It takes place at the end of 40th millennium, when a derelict ship is discovered in a system of the planet Armageddon. When humans attempt to investigate the wreck, it turns out to be a ruse of Orks, who plan to start the biggest offensive on the Empire of Man yet and end humans once and for all. We play as a warboss of Orks, Ghazghkull Thraka, known from the original board game, leading his forces against Space Marines and Armageddon Steel Legion in various locations – from open space to cities. Warhammer 40,000: Armageddon - Da Orks offers new dynamic campaign consisting of 18 missions and complements it with base game’s multiplayer through PBEM++. Players can choose from over 400 new units, equipped with 200 different kinds of weapons.
The Horus Heresy: Drop Assault
Strategy 14 January 2015
A tactical strategy game based on the Warhammer 40,000 franchise and inspired by such games as Clash of Clans. The Horus Heresy: Drop assault is a free-to-play game, which takes the player to the times of the titular Horus Heresy – a long military uprising, which resulted in the deaths of millions of people. Gameplay takes place on two layers – the first one comes down to gathering resources and expanding one’s base by erecting new structures, conducting research, and creating defensive structures. The second layer revolves around the military – the player has to train their army and send the troops to battle in order to conquer the neighboring territories as well as bases belonging to other players (it is also worth considering to form strategic alliances with some players) or the AI. Unlike Clash of Clans, in The Horus Heresy: Drop Assault, the player can move his fighting units with fewer limitations. Both factions fighting the war – forces of the Emperor of Mankind and the rebels supporting Warmaster Horus – offer unique structures, technologies, and units, all of which makes for a diversified and interesting game.
Warhammer 40,000: Dark Nexus Arena
A MOBA game set in the world of Warhammer 40,000, developed by Canadian studio Whitebox Interactive. The story of Warhammer 40,000: Dark Nexus Arena takes us to a futuristic universe, specifically to the grim town of Commoragh – the biggest metropolis of the cruel Dark Eldar race. We control an abducted warrior, forced to take part in brutal fights for life and death, similarly to gladiators in ancient Rome. Skirmishes take place on closed arenas, where two teams clash using wide variety of guns. The game let us choose fighters from every known race of the 41st millennium, and they must cooperate and use their skills properly to succeed. There are also some RPG features in the game, allowing us to develop characters’ skills.
Space Hulk: Ascension - Dark Angels
Strategy 15 April 2014
The third DLC for Space Hulk: Ascension, which, along with the two previous expansions (Imperial Fists and Salamanders), was developed by Full Control. In this add-on, the players get to control an elite Space Marine faction – The Dark Angels chapter, whose main objective is to eliminate the Tyranids preparing a full-scale assault on the planet of Corinth from the space hulk orbiting around it. The story campaign includes twenty new missions. Additionally, the Flash Mission game mode has been expanded by 20 new scenarios. When adding the new features, the developers did not omit the gameplay mechanics, introducing new plasma weapons, available in the battlefields, as well as the aforementioned Dark Angels chapters, whose members - the Apothecaries - serve as support units.
The Horus Heresy: Battle of Tallarn
Strategy 08 February 2017
The Horus Heresy: Battle of Tallarn is a turn-based strategy set in the Warhammer 40.000 universe. It was developed by HexWar. The game begins after the Iron Warriors bomb Tallran, which leads to the planet becoming a barren wasteland. Those who survived by hiding in the underground hideouts join their forces and call all the tank legions - from Leman Russ to Baneblade - for help. Gameplay in The Horus Heresy: Battle of Tallarn is based on the classic rules of turn-based strategies. Key to victory lies in thought-out placement of our units and in taking advantage of their assets. The game consists of three campaigns (Apocalypse, Resurrection, Revenge). Each of them offers six missions. Battle of Tallarn also offers a tutorial for players not acquainted with the genre. The Horus Heresy: Battle of Tallarn features rather simple visuals, but the 66 available units where designed with high attention to detail.
Space Hulk: Ascension - Salamanders
Strategy 24 February 2015
The second official DLC for Space Hulk: Ascension - a turn based science-fiction strategy game created by Full Control as an attempt to translate the popular Space Hulk board game, set in the Warhammer 40K universe, into a video game setting. This time around, the players get to control a new Space Marine faction – the Salamanders chapter. The new story campaign includes twenty missions, in which the Salamanders attempt to retrieve the precious Tomes of Fire and punish those who profaned them. The Salamanders expansion introduces new special abilities and tactical options building on the Salamanders squad members’ biggest advantage – Fire Resistance trait resulting from their modified DNAs. The last but not least among the novelties delivered by this add-on is a set of twenty new Flash Missions.
The Horus Heresy: Legions
Strategy 26 July 2018
A digital card game based on the popular universe of Warhammer 40,000, created by the Games Workshop company. The Horus Heresy: Legions has been developed for mobile platforms by Everguild studio.
Space Hulk: Ascension - Imperial Fists
Strategy 18 December 2014
The first DLC for Space Hulk: Ascension, a game developed by Full Control. The Imperial Fists expansion delivers a completely new faction: the titular Imperial Fists chapter, as well as a story campaign tailored to the Fists, adding 15 new missions to the entire experience. The main objective is to retrieve an ancient imperial spaceship from the hands of Genestealers. What is more, the Imperial Fists add-on features 20 new Flash Missions, in which one can lead to battle either the new Space Marine chapter or the ones from the base game. Even though the gameplay has not been revised significantly, Space Hulk: Ascension – Imperial Fists introduces powerful Tarantula Sentry Turrets, available in two versions with different spin angles and clip sizes.