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: Introducing The Battle Pass

Developer Update: Introducing The Battle Pass

Hello everyone! Today we’re going to go into detail about the Battle Pass which will be going live on the 6th July, at the beginning of the next Season. We’ll be covering how it works, what rewards will be on offer and what elements in the game will be changing.So to...

Second Iteration of Changes to the In-Game Economy

Second Iteration of Changes to the In-Game Economy

Hello Citizens!We know many of you have been waiting for this for some time now; we’re rolling out the second iteration in our series of updates to the in-game economy of Combat Cards on Monday the 13th of June! You’ll be pleased to know that the headline changes we...

Developer Update: End of Season 31 Balance Changes

Developer Update: End of Season 31 Balance Changes

Its Balance Time! Over the last season its been flat out here on the Dev Team with Skulls week and with the delivery of the features revealed in the Roadmap. As such we've opted to go for a smaller, but high impact balance change targeting only Warlords and so we have...

Developer Update: Rewarded Clan Leaderboard

Developer Update: Rewarded Clan Leaderboard

Hello everyone! As many of you will be aware, this week (Skulls week!) is a big week. Not just for events and new content though; this Wednesday the 1st of June will also mark the first time an event features a fully-fledged Clan Leaderboard, complete with rewards....


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: