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Warhammer 40,000 turn-based strategy coming from Slitherine

Warhammer 40,000 turn-based strategy coming from Slitherine

Warhammer 40,000 fans, your prayers to the Emperor (or Gork, Mork, Isha, or whichever vile daemon you heretics worship) have been answered. A turn-based strategy adaptation of Games Workshop's grimdark tabletop wargame is coming, but not from the usual source. While Relic developed and THQ published the 40K RTS series Dawn of War, this is by specialist strategy developer and publisher Slitherine.

Read more: Few details for now »

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Warhammer 40K: Space Marine demo deploys next week

Warhammer 40K: Space Marine demo deploys next week

Sniveling servants of the false emperor can can walk a mile in the clonking great ceramic boots of Ultramarine Captain Titus next week with the launch of the Warhammer 40,000: Space Marine demo. It'll hit PC and Xbox 360 on August 23, then PlayStation 3 on August 24.

Read more: But there are ways to play it early »

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Dawn of War 3 combines DOW1 and 2

Dawn of War 3 combines DOW1 and 2

Even without being formally announced, Warhammer 40K: Dawn of War III is starting to see a slow drip of details. The game is looking to combine elements from both of its previous main-series installments, along with a few elements of its own, reports Eurogamer.

"We're working on the next generation of that franchise right now," said THQ core games head Danny Bilson in an interview. "Preserving some things that have always been great about the first two generations of it, going back to 1 on some things, 2 on some things, and 3 will bring some new things." Read more »

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Warhammer 40k: Space Marine Collector's Edition, pre-order bonuses announced

Warhammer 40k: Space Marine Collector's Edition, pre-order bonuses announced

Publisher THQ has gone Warhammer 40,000: Space Marine-crazy today, announcing the Collector's Edition and pre-order bonuses for Relic's action game, on top of releasing new screenshots and a video developer diary about its bloody combat.

The Collector's Edition of Space Marine contains a 10" replica Purity Seal--aka "cool medal thing"--along with a hardback art book, the soundtrack, 25 "foiled character information cards," and a copy of the game, packed into "a premium box set." It'll be available exclusively from THQ's own online store, priced at $99.99 for the console editions and $79.99 on PC. Read more »

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THQ's Warhammer 40,000 license extended

THQ's Warhammer 40,000 license extended

THQ's exclusive license to publish video games based upon Games Workshop's grim tabletop wargame has received a multi-year extension, the two companies announced today.

THQ is the publisher behind Relic Entertainment's lovely 40k RTS series Dawn of War, which has shipped--not sold--6.5 million units to date. The most recent DoW title was Dawn of War II - Retribution - The Last Standalone, a $10 downloadable spin-off of the co-op survival mode from Dawn of War II - Retribution. Read more »

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