Keeping the good news coming tonight, Slitherine and Games Workshop have announced that they're working on a new turn-based strategy game set in the Warhammer 40k universe. Due out in Q1 2014, "Warhammer 40,000: Armageddon" puts you in control of the Armageddon Steel Legion and Space Marines as they attempt to fend off Ghazghkull Thraka's Ork invasion. Here's a little snippet from the press release:
"It is very exciting to see a game like this come alive - I just can't wait to play it!", said Iain McNeil, Development Director of the Slitherine Group. "It's been almost 15 years since a turn-based strategy game set in the Warhammer 40,000 universe has been released and we think it is now time to deliver that experience to all fans around the world".
"The Battle for Armageddon is a classic event in the lore of the Warhammer 40,000 universe, having been detailed in games, models and novels over the past 20 years." said Jon Gillard, Head of Licensing at Games Workshop. "Slitherine's masterful use of their classic digital wargame style applied to this seminal setting will delight fans of both."
Full details after the break: