News | Comprehensive look at Warhammer 40,000: Darktide

Following a more cinematic trailer at Summer Game Fest, developer Fatshark is now showing off four minutes of gameplay from Warhammer 40K: Darktide.

In thes four minutes worth of footage in which players battle the hordes of the Darktide. The trailer shows a lot of melee combat and gives a look at classes like the Ogryn, Psyker, Zealot and Veteran. Some weapons and skills are also reviewed, such as powerslides and the ability to sprint.

The gameplay is accompanied by music by Danish composer Jesper Kyd, known from the likes of Assassin’s Creed II, Hitman: Blood Money, Borderlands 2 and Warhammer: End Times – Vermintide, the spiritual predecessor of Darktide.

The game is set to release on September 13 for PC and Xbox Series X/S, and will be available immediately on Game Pass.


News | Warhammer 40,000: Battlesector Coming in December

Warhammer 40,000: Battlesector will be available digitally on December 2 on PlayStation and Xbox.

The game will also be available on Xbox Game Pass for consoles and PC on the same day. Battlesector already appeared on PC earlier this year, but the console version has controls and an interface suitable for consoles.

In Warhammer 40,000: Battlesector, players control a Blood Angels army. The Space Marines take on the creepy Tyranids. The campaign takes place after the Devastation of Baal.

There will also be new DLC coming out in the coming months. New elite units for both console and PC versions, consisting of Assault Terminators and Sanguinary Guard, will be released on December 2nd. The second dlc has no date yet, but contains the Broodlord and Hive Guard.

Finally, on December 14, a new faction for the game will be revealed during the Wargamers live event.


News | Warhammer Age of Sigmar: Storm Ground Revealed

Focus Home Interactive has announced the strategy game Warhammer Age of Sigmar: Storm Ground.

The game, developed by Gasket Games, was unveiled at Gamescom Opening Night Live last night. The trailer does not show any gameplay, but some screenshots have been released.

In Storm Ground, the first strategy game based on Games Workshops Age of Sigmar, players take on the role of a commander to engage in epic battles. Players can customize their own troops for turn-based combat in a non-linear campaign.

Warhammer Age of Sigmar: Storm Ground is set to release on Steam, PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Switch sometime in 2021.