The Games Workshop Steamroller Marches On!

Even. More. Gaming. News. From. Games. Workshop. Today, Fatshark Games announced Vermintide, a first person shooter/melee fighter for PS4, Xbox One, and PC. Set in the world of Warhammer’s End Times, Vermintide is a co-op fight-for-your-life against swarms of the rat-faced Skaven. ‚ÄúCombining gritty combat with cooperative multiplayer action, Vermintide will provide the player with…

Traitors and Loyalists: Thoughts on “The Horus Heresy: Drop Assault”

The world of Warhammer 40,000 has always been one of my favorites in the sprawling landscape that is the back alley parking lot of genre universes. Bleak and compelling, Games Workshop has built up this world over the course of several decades of miniatures, roleplaying games, card games, computer games, and fiction. And in the past 5 years, they’ve basically handed the license over to just about everyone who asked. This led to some ups (Space Marine, Space Wolf) and some downs (Storm of Vengeance, Space Hulk).