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: Summer Roadmap

Developer Update: Summer Roadmap

Hello everyone! It’s a very exciting moment to be writing this! In this post we’ll be sharing our first player-facing roadmap in quite some time. This is something that many of you have been asking about for a while, and so we are incredibly excited to be in a...

Developer Update: Changes to Community Channels

Developer Update: Changes to Community Channels

Hi everyone, ThisCaptain is coming to you for my very first official blog post! The topic at hand is Community.Combat Cards is incredibly lucky to have a very engaged and active community, who help each other as players and us as developers on a daily basis. It really...

Developer Update: Introducing the Clan Leaderboard

Developer Update: Introducing the Clan Leaderboard

Today we’re here to reveal the latest new feature to hit the game, which comes in the form of an improvement to Clans; The Clan Leaderboard! We know Clans has been in need of something more since its introduction and we see this as an exciting start to expanding Clans...

Developer Update: End of Season 30 Balance Changes

Developer Update: End of Season 30 Balance Changes

This season we’re making a few small changes to bodyguards, as a lot of the balance groundwork over the last few seasons should now be starting to settle down. The last few have been targeting cards that have fallen behind in overall stats, mainly due to age, and...


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: