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 10 Balance Changes

Developer Update: End of Season 10 Balance Changes

With the end of Season comes the Balance Pass, and we’ve had a lot of interesting things to shake up the meta with the past season, with more to come with the upcoming season. While Berserk had hit the chart and is clearly popular it hasn’t dominated the pick rate at...

Developer Update: New Trait – Big Game Hunter

Developer Update: New Trait – Big Game Hunter

As it comes to the end of another Ranked season we are releasing another new Trait: Big Game Hunter. The Rule reads as follows: "When this card attacks a card with a cost of 40 or greater, all attacks deal an additional 25/50/75% damage" This represents cards with...

Developer Update: Rarity Drop Changes

Developer Update: Rarity Drop Changes

While it's always exciting to be bringing out new features and content it’s also really important to keep looking at the existing game and make sure that it adjusts and grows at the correct pace as we add more content. As such we are looking to adjust the rarity drops...

Developer Update: New Trait – Endless

Developer Update: New Trait – Endless

As mentioned in the balance change notes for the end of this season, going live today, along with Berserk, is a second new trait: Endless. This trait encaptures a number of abilities and themes in the Warhammer tabletop. The most common theme are large units, or...


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: