Warhammer Combat Cards

The Warhammer 40,000 card battling game. Download for free from:

Welcome to CombatCards.com

Warhammer Combat Cards is a digital card game made by Well Played Games in conjunction with Games Workshop. Read on for an overview of the game, or click here for our detailed ‘how to play’ game guide. We also have our weekly developer blog on the making of the game, and a look at the classic, paper Combat Cards from Games Workshop.

Latest News

Developer Update: Balance Changes and Nightlords Season

Developer Update: Balance Changes and Nightlords Season

Greetings, Citizens, From the beacon of hope that are the Custodes, we now find ourselves in the dark with the master of despair, the Night Lords! First of all, I wanted to start with a quick reflection on last season and the changes made to a large number of...

Developer Update: Supreme Commander Trajann Valoris

Developer Update: Supreme Commander Trajann Valoris

Hello everyone! As alluded to by the current Custodes season, and the most recent balance blog, against the great Waaagh! Of Ghazghkull arriving this season, another Supreme Commander emerges. Descending from the Imperial Palace on Terra, the Golden Host is led by...

Developer Update: Balance Changes and Custodes Season

Developer Update: Balance Changes and Custodes Season

The new season begins on Monday, the 15th of April. Greetings, Citizens, As we leave the mastery of technology and warfare of the T’au behind, we dive straight into the martial prowess and determination of the Custodes, the mightiest of humanities warriors. As with...

Developer Update: Supreme Commander Ghazghkull Thraka

Developer Update: Supreme Commander Ghazghkull Thraka

Hello Everyone! We are pleased to announce the latest of the supreme commanders today! He’s the meanest, greenest and greatest Prophet of the Waaagh! Ghazghkull Thrakka. To face Ghazghkull Thraka in battle is to die. Messily. He is a totemic war leader of great...


Build your unique collection of cards, each featuring a new or classic Warhammer 40,000 miniature painted by Games Workshop’s ‘Eavy Metal team.


Select a Warlord and create a deck around their special rule. Will you include allies? Should you spend your points on a few, powerful cards, or a horde?



Take on enemy decks in quick, turn-based, tactical battles. Easy to play but with great depth, use timing, positioning and combo’s to crush their Warlord.


Take part in Campaigns and Missions based on iconic Warhammer 40,000 battles. Defeat AI opponents, climb the leaderboards and win great prizes.


Learn about the Warhammer 40,000 universe and the characters in your collection. Enjoy references from the first to the most recent edition of the game.


New characters are added to the game at the same time Games Workshop releases them, so you can battle with classic and the very latest releases.

Combat Cards

Each card is based on a character from Games Workshop’s Warhammer 40,000, and includes stats which reflect how that miniature plays in the tabletop game. 

The more powerful a card, the more points it costs to include in your deck.

As you upgrade cards you increase their Wounds, and their ranged, melee and psychic attack stats. 

Upgrade them enough and you unlock the card’s ‘trait’, adding more depth to the combat with special powers, like Distract, Furious Charge and Fear.


Build decks from every Warhammer 40,000 army, grouped into eight factions: