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: Canoptek Season

Developer Update: Canoptek Season

Greetings, Citizens,Leaving the webway we find ourselves on an awakening Tomb World with the Necrons ready to reconquer the galaxy, led by none other than the Silent King! So, without further delay, let’s dive into the changes: Balance Changes Necron: Scuttling...

Patch Notes 37.11

Patch Notes 37.11

Version 37.11 is here, bringing with it exciting new changes. This update lays the groundwork for a new game mode to be released soon - the Apocalypse Mode. Let’s dive into the details: Gameplay Introducing a new game mode - Apocalypse Mode. This mode allows players...

Developer Update: Apocalypse Mode

Developer Update: Apocalypse Mode

Introducing Apocalypse Mode We understand that players want a place where they can enjoy playing with all the big cards. To fulfil this need, we have created the Apocalypse mode, a permanent game mode that allows you to create a deck of up to 400 points. Let's delve...

Developer Update: Card Shop Changes

Developer Update: Card Shop Changes

Greetings, citizens, We understand the challenges that come with collecting and upgrading cards. Therefore, we have made some changes in our Card Shop to make the desired cards more accessible for all players. Let's dive into the details:   Introducing a Dynamic...


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: