Developer- and Publisher-specific Articles: Warhammer

Warhammer: End Times – Vermintide out now for PS4 and Xbox One

The console version Warhammer: End Times – Vermintide has been released for PS4 and Xbox One. The four-player co-op battler tasks a team of players with driving out the ratmen’s forces from the city of Ubersreik. Players choose from five hero classes and arm themselves with guns, bows, hammers, and staves to fight through 18 levels, including all PC DLC maps. The game supports drop-in/drop-out multiplayer but is also playable solo.

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Warhammer: End Times – Vermintide gameplay, pre-orders live

Warhammer: End Times – Vermintide has gone up for pre-order for PS4 and Xbox One. To see if it’s your cup of tea, check out the recently released console gameplay trailer, posted below. It’s two minutes of first-person action, with pistols, swords, hammers, and spells used to cut a path through a horde of ratmen in a quest to free the city of Ubersreik.

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Warhammer 40,000: Armageddon – Da Orks out for iOS, PC

Slitherine has released a new campaign set during the Second War for Armageddon. Warhammer 40,000: Armageddon – Da Orks tackles the war from the perspective of the Orks in a standalone three-act campaign. The game features a revamped interface as well as a new tutorial and skirmish mode. The tutorial is a mini-story in itself that follows the battles of the warlord Ghazghkull Thraka. Players can also utilize cross-platform play via PBEM.

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Apple Handheld, PC News

Chilled Mouse brings Warhammer Quest to PC, now on Steam

Chilled Mouse has released Warhammer Quest for Linux, Mac, and Windows PC. The turn-based strategy game is based on Games Workshop’s board game, which pits a team of heroes against hordes of enemies scattered throughout the dungeons that dot the border of the Empire. Players can control and level up the Marauder, Wood Elf Waywatcher, Dwarf IronBreaker, and Grey Wizard as they battle Orcs, Night Goblins, River Trolls, and Skaven. Two versions are available, a $14.99 standard edition and a $27 expanded edition.

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Slitherine gets Warhammer 40,000 license, title in development

Games Workshop has signed a deal with strategy game developer and publisher Slitherine for a new title set in the Warhammer 40,000 universe. No details were revealed as to the features, however, JD McNeil from Slitherine did state that it will be turn based, and the announcement also noted that Slitherine have already begun development “on multiple platforms.”

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Warhammer 40,000: Space Marine – Exterminatus DLC up for PC, PS3

Warhammer 40,000: Space Marine (360, PC, PS3) Co-op Exterminatus DLC Announcement - Screenshot 3

Warhammer 40,000: Space Marine’s free co-op mode Exterminatus is now available to download for the PC and PS3. Xbox gamers will be able to download it “soon.” Exterminatus will be accessible through the main menu and allow teams of four to squad up as a Space Marine Tactical Marine, Devastator, or Assault Marine. Players will be able to kit out their marine with a customized weapon and perk loadout as they take them through the two dynamic-challenge-filled scenarios, Assault on Hab Center Andreas and Escape From Kalkys Facility.

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PC News, PlayStation 3 News

Space Marine eager to please the Emperor, launches for 360, PC, PS3

Warhammer 40,000: Space Marine (360, PC, PS3) Launch Announcement - Screenshot 1

Relic’s Warhammer: 40,000: Space Marine has shipped to retail for the 360, PC, and PS3. The third-person action title mixes melee and ranged combat as players take on the role of a hulking Space Marine sent to an Imperial Forge World to fend off an Ork invasion.

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Warhammer 40,000: Space Marine – free co-op DLC announced

Warhammer 40,000: Space Marine (360, PC, PS3) Co-op Exterminatus DLC Announcement - Screenshot 1

THQ has announced that Relic’s upcoming action title Warhammer 40,000: Space Marine will be receiving some post-launch co-op action in the form of Exterminatus.

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Warhammer 40,000: Space Marine – Five Days of 40k promo kicks off

Warhammer 40,000: Space Marine (360, PC, PS3) Five Days of 40k Announcement - Screenshot 1

With Relic’s action-shooter Warhammer 40,000: Space Marine just around the corner (September 6), publisher THQ has announced a five-day contest in which different prize types will be given away each day until launch. The giveaways will take place on the game’s official Facebook page, with prizes ranging from merchandise to in-game content.

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Warhammer Online: Wrath of Heroes announced, to be Play4Free

Warhammer Online: Wrath of Heroes (PC) Announcement - Screenshot 1

Not content with a Star Wars-based MMO, BioWare has announced that they are now tackling Warhammer with the new Warhammer Online: Wrath of Heroes. Based off of Age of Reconing, Wrath of Heroes is a player-versus-player Play4Free title feature three-team, 18-player arena battles. Players will be able to use a “variety of characters and iconic Warhammer Online heroes, settings, and weapons” as well as switch between heroes and teams mid-battle in a chaotic form of jump-in/jump-out play.

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