Developer Blog

Written by Stu Maine – designer at Well Played Games – check in every Friday for the latest developer blog, covering:

  • The design decisions behind the gameplay
  • Tactics and tricks for each of the card Factions
  • Upcoming changes, events and the studio’s plans
  • Insights and behind the scenes at a games studio
  • A look at the Warhammer 40,000 references used
  • Warhammer 40,000 hobby content

If there’s a subject you’d like to see the blog cover or you have a question, get in touch via [email protected] and let us know.

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Developer Update: Introducing The Battle Pass

Developer Update: Introducing The Battle Pass

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Developer Update: Rewarded Clan Leaderboard

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Developer Update: Improvement to VFX Timings – Part 1

Developer Update: Improvement to VFX Timings – Part 1

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Developer Update: Introducing The Battle Pass

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Second Iteration of Changes to the In-Game Economy

Hello Citizens!We know many of you have been waiting for this for some time now; we’re rolling out the second iteration in our series of updates to the in-game economy of Combat Cards on Monday the 13th of June! You’ll be pleased to know that the headline changes we...

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Developer Update: End of Season 31 Balance Changes

Its Balance Time! Over the last season its been flat out here on the Dev Team with Skulls week and with the delivery of the features revealed in the Roadmap. As such we've opted to go for a smaller, but high impact balance change targeting only Warlords and so we have...

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Developer Update: Rewarded Clan Leaderboard

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SKULLS 2022 IN COMBAT CARDS – Events of Titanic Proportions

Warhammer Combat Cards is proudly participating in the Warhammer Skulls Event 2022! Having put together a massive event last year, we’re coming back this year stronger than ever, with our biggest event to date. There’s loads in store - from new cosmetics, new cards,...

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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...

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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...

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Developer Update: Introducing the Clan Leaderboard

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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...

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Developer Update: Some Adjustments to the Economy

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