HeroCraft are pleased to announce a licence partnership with Games Workshop®. Warhammer 40,000: Space Wolf will be a new turn-based tactical combat video game, using collectible cards to drive the on-screen actions of the 3D characters. Set in the Warhammer 40,000 universe, the free to play game is in full development for a 2014 release on iOS, Android and PC.
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Boom! Studios has announced Warhammer: Crown of Destruction will include an exclusive in-game ittem for the MMORPG Warhammer Online: Age of Reckoning.Â Look inside each trade for a code to unlock the Book of BOOM! a bonus item that “has an explosive effect on a player’s character”.
“I’m so happy to bring together the fans of WARHAMMER gaming and WARHAMMER comics,” said BOOM! Studios’ Games Workshop editor Ian Brill.Â “BOOM! is all about telling stories with visual art, conveying our tales of adventure and human drama as comics.Â Video games are interactive stories, and while their interfaces may differ from ours, the goal of escapism and fun is still present.Â This promotion is meant to expose readers of comics and video games to see what the other side has to offer.”
Warhammer: Crown of Destruction arrives in January.
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Boom! Studios has announced the appointment of Ian Brill as the company’s Games Workshop Editor.
Brill will helm BOOM!’s Warhammer, Warhammer 40,000 and Blood Bowl line of comics while providing steady leadership and unique insight to the expanding BOOM! catalog as the company continues its explosive growth.
“I’m thrilled to see what ideas Ian will bring to the table,” said Mark Waid, BOOM! Studios Editor-in-Chief in a prepared statement. “BOOM! continues to bring in top talent with various backgrounds, which gives us a cutting edge in what used to be a two-company market.”
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