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

St. Patrick Giveaway Contest

St. Patrick Giveaway Contest

How does your miniature collection look?As St. Patricks Day approaches, we want to start the festivities early with a community miniature painting challenge! What does this mean? Simply put, show us your most greenish or St Patrick Themed miniature! What can you win...

Developer Update: End of Season 40 Balance Pass

Developer Update: End of Season 40 Balance Pass

Hello Citizens. It’s been a while since our last Balance pass, and I’m thrilled to be at the head of this one, bringing a much needed shake-up to the current meta. We’ve been doing a really careful review of where things are in need of adjustments. Beyond a few very...

Developer Update: Thoughts on Balancing

Developer Update: Thoughts on Balancing

Citizens!We survived the server upgrade with all of our limbs, and without losing our sanity to the warp. Huzzah! I’m Tom, the Designer on Combat Cards who’s taken over from Harry (MadEmp). Harry has moved on to a new project here at Well Played Games, but is still on...

Developer Update – Planned Server Upgrade 23rd of January

Developer Update – Planned Server Upgrade 23rd of January

UPDATE 23/01: If you have been active in the game during the last 48 hours leading up to the server upgrade, there is a chance you will need to restart your device before being able to access the game post-update. The latest version should also now be available on the...


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: