Algoryn

New: Algoryn Heavy Support Team with Mag Heavy Support

Cover your advancing forces with the new Algoryn Heavy Support Team with Mag Heavy Support. View in Store The mag heavy support gun – often abbreviated to Mag HS –…

New: Algoryn AI Bastion Heavy Combat Skimmer

The Bastion heavy combat skimmer is the largest and most powerful of the military grade semi-autonomous weapon platforms in the armoury of the Algoryn Prosperate. View in Store It is…

New: Algoryn AI Specialist Heavy Support Team with Fractal Bombard

The Fractal bombard is designed to destroy fortresses, buildings and other large static constructions from long range. View in Store They are essentially siege weapons that are designed to break…

New: Algoryn AI Defiant transport skimmer

Transport your troops into the midst of a battle with the new Algoryn AI Defiant transport skimmer. Algoryn AI Defiant transport skimmer View in Store The Algoryn are a proud…

New: Algoryn Infiltrators

Trained for espionage or reconnaissance, these Algoryn Infiltrators provide essential intelligence on the enemy. Algoryn Infiltrator leader View in Store Even amongst a group of experts of espionage or reconnaissance,…

New: Algoryn specialist support team

Providing their comrades vital cover, the new Algoryn specialist support team with plasma light support makes short work of whatever is caught in the open. View in Store The plasma…

New: Antares Drones

Arguably one of the most useful assets within the Antarean universe, you can now expand your automated force even further with these specialist drones! Synchroniser Drone shard View in Store…

New: Algoryn AI Plastic Frame

Fill out your squads and battle lines with the new Algoryn AI plastic frame. View in Store This plastic sprue allows you to create 5 Algoryn AI troopers, 3 marching…

Drones and tanks: Antares in 2018

Before the Antares activity for 2018 gets underway…let’s take a look back at 2017 and what a year it has been! Happy New Year! 2017 saw a continued expansion to…

New: Algoryn AI Heavy Support Team with X-Howitzer

Provide long-range cover for your Algoryn forces with the new heavy support team with X-howitzer. View in Store The Algoryn are a proud warrior race ruled by military elites who…

Weapons of the AI Part I – Mag Weapons

Weapons of the AI Part I – Mag Weapons From ‘Mag guns & Plasma’ magazine – The Best Reviews this side of the Determinate By Jon Harrington   Note from…

Start Antares – A Journey through the Gates! Part 3

A Journey through the Gates of Antares (or your further steps into painting) – part 3 by Jon Harrington Read Part 1 here. Read Part 2 here. Stage 3: Finishing the…

Some thoughts on the recent Warlord HQ Antares Day

Antares Day was a fantastic event held here at Warlord HQ Nottingham! One of the Primaris Shard group members, James Bowen, managed a close second place and has written down his…

Start Antares – A Journey through the Gates! Part 2

A Journey through the Gates of Antares (or your first steps in painting guide) Read Part 1 here. Stage 2: First steps in painting. A quick note on painting equipment. …

Start Antares – A Journey through the Gates! Part 1

A Journey through the Gates of Antares (or how to build and play your first game) Welcome, I’m Jon and over the next few weeks I’m documenting my entry in…

Discover the Strike Vector

Strike hard and fast with a fully legal 1000 point Vector force of new Hazard troops Hazard Vector formation   View in Store Featuring the first, full & truly elite…

New: Algoryn Special Division Commander Ess Ma Rahq + Hazard Squads + More!

The Algoryn are going in full force to Chryseis with the new Hazard squad, being led by the Hazard Command Squad and the Special Division Commander Ess Ma Rahq. Algoryn…

The War Gamer: Gates of Antares Painting Tutorials

Pete at TWG has done some fantastic videos on each of our Antarean races, simple and effective guides allowing you to get cracking with your own painting schemes! We’ve shown…

A look inside The Chryseis Shard!

To accompany The Chryseis Shard we have 3 fantastic new individual Antarean characters whom you’ll find are heavily involved in the backstory. Aside from these newcomers, three other characters involved in…

What is next for Antares?

Do you want a look ahead into the future of Antares? We thought you might! The Chryseis Shard – Ascent of the Locus supplement is fast approaching, starting this Friday 26th May,…

Showcase: Antares Terrain!

It has been a while since we last posted some of our recent favourites in the terrain department! Antares’ landscapes are diverse, tough and there for the conquering! We’ll start off…

Algoryn Liberator Weapons Hi Mag + X10 Special

Update December 2017: While people back in April were expecting there to be a plastic Liberator by now, problems with the mould have led to this being put back in…

New: Algoryn Plastic Command, Hvy. Mag Cannon and New Starter Army!

Bolster your Algoryn forces now with these strong and capable units and hard hitting weaponry! As one of the factions found in the introductory set Strike on Kar’a Nine, the Algoryn troops…

Algoryn Liberator with Plasma Destroyer

Update December 2017: While people back in April were expecting there to be a plastic Liberator by now, problems with the mould have led to this being put back in…

Antares Community Showcase!

We have scouted Xilos for creations from our community recently and thought some of them deserve to be shared with you! Two Tone Algoryn Forces! Seb Jacquet uploaded an album…

Antares event report: Shamasai Simulations

By Tim Bancroft +++++ IMTel Alert: Combined Command Shard Confidential +++++ The IMTel has determined that the existence of systems containing hostile nanospore are dire threats to its existence. An…

New: PDF Antares Army Lists FREE!

PDF downloadable army lists for each faction in the Antares universe are now available… for FREE! These FREE Antares Online Army Lists replace the lists in the Antares rulebook itself….

Jungle Invasion! – Algoyrn Painting Showcase

James Wappel, who we showcased recently for his great painting live stream, has created an amazing jungle themed look to an Algoryn AI trooper! By James Wappel The Algoryn invade…

Antares Livestream Painting Feature!

Antares player, James Wappel, used Facebook Live to stream his freehand painting of Algoryn! We thought his work was fantastic so we are sharing it with you! James tells us “this is…

Focus: Algoryn AI Sprue – bit-by-bit

Tim  Bancroft takes an in-depth look at the plastic Algoryn sprue. By Tim Bancroft View in Store The new Algoryn plastic sprue is out giving a complete AI squad, with…

New: Antares Objective Markers!

Create your ideal scenario or litter the battlefield with the fallen with the new Antares Objective markers! Destroyed Ghar View in Store This unfortunate Ghar took a direct hit from…

Gallery of Awesomness – Antares

It’s been a while since we last showed off your skills to the world so new Warlorder JoshB was sent on a mission amongst the Forum and Facebook pages to find…

Antares Initiative: Mersey Scythes Battle Report

Mersey Scythes Martin Otten and the guys spent the month of December in close quarter combat to bring this battle report and a rather handy pass fail table for us all…

NEW: Algoryn Orbital Transmat from Sarissa precision!

A new Gates of Antares Orbital Transmat has been deployed! View in Store In Antarean space, Transmats come in many forms – they allow units to be lowered effortlessly in a transmat…

New: Algoryn Drop Fortress

The Algoryn set up a command hub on a hostile planet with the new Drop Fortress from Sarissa Precision. View in Store Every planetary drop in a capsule is a…

New: Algoryn Weapon sprues!

Equip the Algoryn war machine with the latest weaponry and convert your troopers with these new weapon sprues! Algoryn Mag guns + Mag pistol! View in Store The mag gun fires…

Gates of Antares: Strike on Kar’A Nine starter set

Start here with your adventures into the Gates Of Antares and Beyond, We’ve some superb values starter sets including Strike on Kar’A Nine – a bitter duel between the Algoryn…

Beyond the Gates of Antares: Factions and Races

THE SEVENTH AGE Humanity has spread throughout space, to new worlds and distant galaxies, to places and realities undreamt of by our distant ancestors. Interplanetary civilisations have flourished and fallen…

Focus: Algoryn Intruder Skimmer Armies

The Algoryn are always striving to perfected their means of war and the Intruder Strike force is one of their prized tools: View in Store We created the Intruder Strike force…

New: Algoryn Armoured Infantry Plastic Box Set

The Algoryn war machine builds up its power base with the brand new Algoryn AI Armoured troopers plastic box set: View in Store The Algoryn are proud people, and it…

New: Algoryn Mag Cannon

The Algoryn AI Troopers know their art of war, and now their combined arms tactics become stronger with the new Mag Cannon in their ranks! View in Store Sometimes one…

New: Algoryn AI Intruder Skimmer Command

As the Algoryn war machine builds and the AI Troopers head into battle their commanders cover the advance with the fast striking Intruders, and now the Intruder Command are available…

The Antares Initiative: Noise Sector, month 2 – part 3

Selected for the Antares Initiative Noise Sector is a band of opportunistic hobby corsairs plying their trade across time, space, dimensions and systems using MAXIMUM VOLUME!!! By Mick Porter “The…

The Antares Initiative: Noise Sector, month 2 – part 2

Selected for the Antares Initiative Noise Sector is a band of opportunistic hobby corsairs plying their trade across time, space, dimensions and systems using MAXIMUM VOLUME!!! By Asher Longley Welcome…

The Antares Initiative: Noise Sector, month 2 – part 1

Selected for the Antares Initiative Noise Sector is a band of opportunistic hobby corsairs plying their trade across time, space, dimensions and systems using MAXIMUM VOLUME!!! By Mitch Thomas Hello…

The Antares Initiative: Noise Sector – Month 1

The first month in Antarian space has been a challenging one for the villainous scum of The Noise Sector. Cast adrift from the main star cluster in unfamiliar territory we…

New: Avengers Assemble!

Algoryn Commanders, it’s time for war… attacks flare across the Determinate, and the foes of the Prosperate grow more menacing by the day. Support is needed, and is being hurried to…

Beyond the Gates of Antares Battle Report: Algoryn vs Boromites

Amidst a universe vast beyond comprehension, a universe of human endeavour stretches eons into a dark and turbulent past, a universe of embattled civilisations possessed of unimaginable power. Across millions of worlds rival empires are locked…

Antares Fiction: In To Darkness, The Belly of the Beast – by Andrew William Tinney

Continued from part 2: Squad Kale Part 2 A maelstrom of ash engulfed them. Kale’s visor flickered with static as the tunnel entrance cascaded down, shutting them off from the…

Antares Fiction: In To Darkness Pt 2 by Andrew William Tinney

Continued from part 1: Read Part 1   Kale “Open fire!” Her squad regrouped and sent a volley into the new enemy. The ambush had downed two of her squad…

Hobby: Justin Shearer, building my next army- part 3

Justin Shearer of the Freeborn Shard Podcast continues talking us through his thought processes when starting a new army for Beyond the Gates of Antares – if you missed the first…

Results: The gaming groups starting Antares funded by us are…

We recently contacted hundreds of clubs across the UK (and the rest of the world) to see if there would be interest in an Antares project and were stunned by…

Antares Fiction: In To Darkness Pt 1 by Andrew William Tinney

Kale Radiation. The whole planet was saturated in it. Vegetation had turned brown and wilted, the primitive cement blocks of outmoded settlements were corroded, and vast fields that once produced…

New: Algoryn AI heavy support team with Compression bombard

This weapons huge range combined with the compression effect removing all cover makes for one devastation addition to your Algoryn forces! View in Store Compression weapons use compression field technology…

Hobby: Justin Shearer, building my next army- part 2

Justin Shearer of the Freeborn Shard Podcast continues talking us through his thought processes when starting a new army for Beyond the Gates of Antares – if you missed last week’s…

Hobby: Justin Shearer, building my next army.

Justin of the Freeborn Shard Podcast has been in a quandry of late – which Beyond the Gates of Antares army should he collect next, and how?  We previously featured his…

New: Algoryn Mag Mortar and 500 point Scout Force!

The Algoryn Mag Mortar makes it’s heavy presence felt as the Battle For Xilos rages! View in Store Mag mortars very large calibre magnetic launchers designed to lob a very…

Insight: AI vs. Ghar by Tim Bancroft

It can sometimes take a while to acclimatise to a new game – and one of the questions we see amongst the community quite regularly is that of tactics… how exactly…

Hobby: Justin Shearer, spoilt for choice & what army next?

Have you ever found yourself in a quandary over where to start, or even what army next? Justin Shearer of the Freeborn Shard podcast takes on the challenge: Justin: Like…

Showcase: Battle for Xilos Characters

To accompany The Battle for Xilos, we have created six new Antarean character models to represent the leaders and chief antagonists involved in the backstory. Perhaps you’ll be using one…

Showcase: Georg Malter’s Algoryn

Facebook group member Georg Malter recently finished his first 500pts of Algoryn in a striking vibrant yellow colour scheme – which couldn’t fail but to catch our eye! Georg insists…

New: Algoryn Compression Cannon

Arriving as the first troops head for the surface of Xilos in the new Antares Online Campaign comes a new support option for the Algoryn army list, the compression cannon!…

Antares: 500pt Beginner’s Battle Report

With the launch of the Antares Opponent Finder a few weeks ago, Warlorders Rich.C and Rich.D decided to throw-down in one of their first games… Rich.C assumed command of the…

Incoming: Algoryn Drop Capsules head down to Xilos

Hansa Nairoba and Bovan Tuk have brought aid for the beleaguered Concord expeditionary force, and now the full Algoryn martial might is ready to descend on the Ghar. Leading the assault…

New: Algoryn Reinforcements

‘The Battle for Xilos’ is nearly here – and so the forces of the Algoryn Prosperate prepare for war. Algoryn ships have been sighted converging upon the planet – with reinforcements pouring…

Antares Fiction – ‘Aftermath – Part Two’ by Tim Bancroft

Batu came to. There was weight across his legs, beating pain, an insistent voice. ‘Sire, sire?’ He kept his eyes closed, groaned. ‘He’s coming round. Hold on, sire.’ There was…

Showcase: Jez Allum’s Concord

In preparation for the ever-sooner approach of ‘The Battle for Xilos‘ – we thought it time for a little more Antarean eye-candy – in the form of Jez Allum’s Concord force……

Antares Fiction – ‘Aftermath – Part One’ by Tim Bancroft

  To Batu, the battle was a chaotic. His combat display was confused, alternately flickering between ‘aboriginal animals’ and ‘Ghar Outcast’ tags, from ‘neutral’ to ‘foe’ identifiers and back. Worse,…

Antares: What’s to come…

Over the coming weeks, the Warlord staff are due to re-boot our Beyond the Gates of Antares staff campaign – and once more, forces can be sighted amassing around Warlord…

Antares: The Complete Algoryn

Beyond the Gates of Antares has been gathering momentum ever since release – and we’re seeing an ever-increasing amount of activity over in the official Facebook group – with painted forces,…

Warlord Studio Update – 5th May 2016

Studio update time! Steve has now pretty much finished the Skark squad for the Freeborn. As a special treat – see below the first pics of one of the Mhagris…

Battle report: Antares: Locate & Destroy

It’s been a few weeks but we’re back from Salute 2016 and raring to go as Bernard and Charlie escalate their mini campaign with a new scenario, with a twist!…

Antares Fiction – Pyrrhic Success by Tim Bancroft

The rapid stuttering of distant lugger gun fire coincided with the tuneful roar of plasma grenades sending pillars of dust and rock into the air. Shaltok grunted in appreciation. The…

New: Buddy Drones

Buddy drones are small equipment drones that are often included in units of troops, weapon teams, vehicles or other larger drones. They float in the air upon suspensors and are extremely nimble and…

Antares Fiction – ‘Shaltok’s Sheep’ by Tim Bancroft

Since the launch of the Beyond the Gates of Antares Rulebook, we’ve been contacted by several community members who wanted to share their own writings – and we’ve been hugely…

New: Algoryn and Boromite Scout Probe Shards

Out today, to expand your Antares armies, Algoryn and Boromite scout probe shards! A Scout Probe is the name given to a Spotter Drone when it operates as part of…

Preview: Algoryn Mag Mortar

Today we bring you another preview – straight from the Warlord studio painters’ desks – the Algoryn AI Heavy Support Team with Mag Mortar! The Mag Mortar is a very…

Antares Battle Report: Swift Strike!

Charlie and Bernard continue their battles… This next engagement sees the Algoryn act upon the information gained from the rescue of a data package on-board a crashed skimmer during the

Antares Battle Report: Rescue!

Warlorders Bernard and Charlie have been gathering their forces ready for combat and as the Isorians are launched this week Bernard seemed to be rather purple about getting a game…

New: Algoryn AI Intruder Scout Skimmer Squad

View in Store Available to pre-order today, we have reinforcements for the Algoryn forces of Beyond the Gates of Antares – in the form of the AI Intruder Scout Skimmer…

New: Individual Beyond the Gates of Antares Miniatures

After countless requests via the Warlord forums, Facebook page and various Facebook groups – this week we’re making individual miniatures from our Beyond the Gates of Antares range available to…

New: Antares Combat Forces

A few weeks ago now, we revised the content of a large number of box sets and support teams for Beyond the Gates of Antares, and today we’re hugely excited…

Work-in-Progress: Algoryn Bastion Heavy Combat Skimmer

12 Days of Christmas – Day 11 It’s time for the eleventh entry in this year’s ’12 Days of Christmas’ series of previews! This is a render of the Algoryn Bastion…

Community Algoryn Colour Schemes

Continuing our recent article series showcasing community colour schemes for Beyond the Gates of Antares, this week we’re dipping into the Warlord Forums and Facebook Group to track-down some fantastic…

Work-in-Progress: Algoryn Liberator Combat Skimmer

12 Days of Christmas – Day 1 That’s right – we’re at it again! On the run-up to the big day, we’ll be showing off a few previews of what’s…

Update: Antares Skirmish Forces Nearly Gone!

Demand has been huge for the 3 Antares Skirmish Force deals, so much so that we anticipate stocks will only last until this Friday! View Antares Army Deals in Store…

Refit: Antares Armies – Algoryn Skirmish Force

The Algoryn military is one of the most efficient and effective fighting forces in the entirety of Antarean Space. The whole of Algoryn society is geared for war and survival…

Beyond the Gates of Antares: 3-Way Battle Report – Part Two

Welcome to part 2 of the 3 player battle report of Beyond the Gates of Antares. The fight intensifies as the Algoryn army and the Boromite horde surround the compound…

Beyond the Gates of Antares: Oddball’s Algoryn

Behind closed doors, Rick is busy scribbling and scrawling the finishing touches to the Beyond the Gates of Antares Rulebook manuscript. Then it’ll be into production and released later this…

Beyond the Gates of Antares: First Game…

With more releases and information spilling out into the eager hands of playtesters worldwide, Beyond the Gates of Antares is popping up all over the web on wargaming forums, videos, blogs…

Beyond the Gates of Antares – Andy Singleton and Jez Allum invade!

This month, Andy Singleton and Jez Allum paid a visit to Warlord HQ to tour the premises and get a flavour for the Beta Edition of the Beyond the Gates…

New: Algoryn and Concord heads available

As we have used our Figure Head system of separate heads for the models in Beyond the Gates of Antares the obvious next step was to make the heads available…

Beyond the Gates of Antares – Algoryn Caste System

With excitement for Beyond the Gates of Antares growing by the day and the sound of tumbling dice being heard all across the Warlord site, we plumbed Rick’s brain for…

Battle Report: Beyond the Gates of Antares Playtesting #2

On Wednesday 18th February 2015, Warlord article writer, Sam Phillips came down to Warlord HQ to sit in on a Beyond the Gates of Antares playtest session with Rick Priestley…

Beyond the Gates of Antares: Matt Houghton’s Algoryn

Week-by-week we’re seeing more and more Beyond the Gates of Antares projects from around the community – over on the Facebook Group there are some fantastic painted models, conversions, and…

Beyond the Gates of Antares: Jez Allum’s Algoryn

2015 is shaping-up to be a very exciting year for Beyond the Gates of Antares – over the coming months, we’ll be ramping-up the amount of Antares-related articles, new rules and…

New: Algoryn and Boromite army deals

With the first wave of releases for the Algoryn and Boromites now complete, we’ve put together an army deal for each force to kickstart your Antares battles! Each contains an…

New: Algoryn AI Assault Squad

Out today for Beyond the Gates of Antares, we have more reinforcements for the Algoryn – the AI Assault Squad: As well as Mag Repeaters, Algoryn Assault AI are equipped…

New: Algoryn AI Squad, X-Launcher, Plasma Cannon and Targeter Probes

Out today for Beyond the Gates of Antares, we have reinforcements for the Algoryn Prosperate – the Armoured Infantry squad as well as X-Launcher and Plasma Cannon teams, and Targeter…

Battle Report: Beyond the Gates of Antares Beta Playtesting

On 19th November 2014, I had the privilege of sneaking-into one of the playtesting sessions for Beyond the Gates of Antares. I joined gamescribe Rick Priestley, and his loyal playtesting…

New: Algoryn command team, Mag Light Support and Infiltration Team

Algoryn command team The Algoryn military is one of the most efficient and effective fighting forces in the entirety of Antarean Space. The whole of Algoryn society is geared for…

3D Preview: Algoryn Commander

Following the amazing NuHu preview, we have another render of a forthcoming Beyond the Gates of Antares model to show off, this time an imposing Algoryn commander. ALGORYN BACKSTORY There are millions…

Beyond the Gates of Antares: Playtesting Battle Report

On the evening of Wednesday 10th September 2014, some of the Mail Order Team descended upon John Stallard’s Gaming Den to sample the latest incarnation of the Gates of Antares….

Preview: Painted Algoryn Command & Concord renders

Here’s another update from the development of our science fiction game, Beyond the Gates of Antares, written by none other than Rick Priestley. Firstly we have the fully painted command…

Preview: Algoryn AI Team with X-Launcher

More new painted miniatures from our forthcoming science fiction game, Beyond the Gates of Antares. This time we introduce the Algoryn AI team with X-launcher… An X-Launcher is a portable…

Showcase: Beyond the Gates of Antares – Jo Bain’s Algoryn

Here we have a first look at an Algoryn AI squad painted by the very talented painter Jo Bain. Not only did he paint these miniatures for the forthcoming Beyond…

Beyond the Gates of Antares: Salute Round-Up

As I write this, the Warlord Games team have just returned from this year’s Salute, the annual wargames show put on by the South London Warlords (no relation!) at the…

Beyond the Gates of Antares: Overview

Beyond the Gates of Antares is our forthcoming Science Fiction wargame – we call it Antares for short. The first model releases are currently in preparation – we hope to…

Beyond the Gates of Antares: Boromite Gang Fighters

We’ve just about completed sculpting the first batch of Boromite models for the Antares game, so this week I thought we’d take a look at the completed paint jobs of…