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: End of Season 19 Balance Changes

Developer Update: End of Season 19 Balance Changes

This month’s balance change has a smaller number of Bodyguard changes after last season's larger changes. Overall it's looking pretty positive across the board with very few cards falling into a clear category of low win and pick rate. That said we have a few trait...

Developer Update: End of Season 18 Balance Changes

Developer Update: End of Season 18 Balance Changes

Hi all! It's that time again. We've got a few changes to Warlord Special Rules and a Trait this time round having left the largely untouched for the past few changes to let the impact of Trait Rank 4 settle down. This will also be a smaller pass as we've all been flat...

Warhammer Skulls is now live!

Warhammer Skulls is now live!

The annual Warhammer Skulls event has begun! To celebrate, Warhammer Combat Cards is putting on a full week of jam-packed activities and content. Here's what to expect:More rewards than ever before!Daily giveaways for the full 7 days!Be sure to log in each day to...

Developer Update: v33.0 – Combat Cards comes to PC! Explorations!

Developer Update: v33.0 – Combat Cards comes to PC! Explorations!

Hey everyone! Version 33.0 will be appearing in app stores later today. We recommend updating as soon as it's available as it contains some important features for our participation in Games Workshop's upcoming event.Games Workshop recently announced their upcoming...


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: