Freeborn

Beyond the Gates of Antares: Tales of Batu & Baray

We’ve got a fantastic treat for all you Antares fans – a collection of short stories from the pen of Tim Bancroft! Follow the exploits of Prince Batu & his…

New: Freeborn Heavy Support Team with Mag Mortar

Lay down a powerful barrage with the new Freeborn Heavy Support Team with Mag Mortar. View in Store The mag mortar is a very large calibre magnetic launcher built to…

New: Freeborn Sky Raider Command Squad

The Freeborn speed into action as the Skyraiders receive their Command Squad… Freeborn Sky Raider Command Squad View in Store There are few sounds so dreaded as the foreboding drone of…

New: Freeborn Domari Plastic Frame

Fill out your squads and battle lines with the new Freeborn Domari plastic frame. View in Store This sprue allows you to create 8 men, 2 marching and 6 in…

New: Freeborn Support Teams with Plasma cannon plus Fractal Cannon

The Freeborn outfit their support teams with the new plasma cannon and fractal cannon. Freeborn Support Team with Plasma Cannon View in Store The plasma cannon is the hardest hitting…

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…

Weapons of the Freeborn

Weapons of the Freeborn Adam Murton takes us through the weapons of the Freeborn in this two-part article – from the viewpoint of an unscrupulous, Freeborn arms trader! Ralea strode…

Antares Mercenary Togg

For the first time and this weekend only, get your Antarean Mercenary Togg as you descend to fight on Chryseis III. Togg Kin’Ru is a unique human-morph whose origins remain…

Freeborn Garrison Patrol Rules!

Tim Bancroft brings us an official update to add a garrison/patrol list to your Freeborn forces in Beyond The Gates of Antares.   Given their role and background, the units…

Heads up! – Chryseis Short fiction

Heads up: Baray meets a Mandarin Chryseis ‘Beyond the Gates of Antares’ short fiction by Tim Bancroft Dated some time while after ‘The Claiming of Shamasai’,  ‘Batu and the SITAI’….

Antares: New Terrain sighted

Hazard Strike Capsules Descend from the sky as the Freeborn trading post comes under fire! Freeborn Trading Outpost Begin your trade meeting in the relaxed atmosphere of the outpost, beware…

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…

Freeborn Story – Plaguespore Part V

Plaguespore Part V By Tim Bancroft Dated a short while after ‘The Claiming of Shamasai’ and ‘Batu and the SITAI’ Read part IV in this series here. Read part III in…

Freeborn Story – Plaguespore Part IV

Plaguespore Part IV By Tim Bancroft Dated a short while after ‘The Claiming of Shamasai’ and ‘Batu and the SITAI’ Read part III in this series here. Read part II in this…

New: Domari Squad

The Freeborn house levies are made up of the new plastic Domari Squads, ready to protect their house interests or explore new planets… View in Store The Freeborn Domari Squad box…

New: Freeborn Starter Army + Expansion Set

Arriving on their huge trading ships come the Freeborn – ready to wage war or trade depending on what they find… View in Store The Freeborn are raised and live…

New: Freeborn Solar Command Skimmer

The Freeborn have attained a new level of command and control, leading the charge is the new Solar Command Skimmer. View in Store The Solar Skimmer is a reconstructed Concord Transporter…

New: Prince Batu Delhren & Commander Baray Tsulmari

Faced with adversity, Batu takes up his peoples mantle and leads a force into the mysteries of the Chryseis shard. View in Store Prince Batu is a young scion of…

Freeborn Story – Plaguespore Part III

Plaguespore Part III By Tim Bancroft Dated a short while after ‘The Claiming of Shamasai’ and ‘Batu and the SITAI’ Read part II in this series here. Read part I in…

New Freeborn Showcase!

The new Freeborn units are coming soon… We can now reveal the upcoming Freeborn units (in stores from the 3rd June), with plenty of advancements for those who have been…

Freeborn Story – Plaguespore Part II

Plaguespore Part II By Tim Bancroft Dated a short while after ‘The Claiming of Shamasai’ and ‘Batu and the SITAI’ Read part I in this series here.   Previously Prince…

Antares Fiction: Plaguespore Part I

Plaguespore Part I By Tim Bancroft Dated a short while after ‘The Claiming of Shamasai’ and ‘Batu and the SITAI’ Previously Prince Batu Delhren was infected by the Shamasai Dust,…

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….

New: Freeborn Monsters, Guns and Rejects!

Available for hire, the Freeborn are ready to bring their latest weaponry to bare with deadly Skarks, Heavy X weaponry, and Misgenic creations to the highest bidder… Skark squad box View…

Focus: The NuHu with Tim Bancroft

Learn more about the NuHu as Tim Bancroft meticulously picks them apart to describe their inner workings! The advanced humans known as NuHu are directly linked to the nanosphere (p.127…

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…

The Antares Initiative – Month 3 – Freeborn French Touch Group

French Touch Group member Guillaume has been busy in Month 3! Expect an update on battles and more Freeborn related news! By Guillaume Pastor Yeti’s FREEBORN FEEDBACK My first games unwound during last November…

New: Freeborn Weapon Sprue!

Fighting for the right cause…or the right price, you can now equip your freeborn and assorted mercenaries  with the latest loot using the metal Freeborn Weapon Sprue! View in Store…

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…

Hobby: Rich.D’s Freeborn Ferals Part Five – The ranks are swelling!

For the fifth installment in the series, Warlord’s Rich.D has been working on a whole fresh batch of reinforcements to bolster his Feral-themed Freeborn army for Beyond the Gates of Antares…

The Antares Initiative: The October Wargamers – Month 1

The October Wargamers took the opportunity to write up month one of their Antares Initiative experience separately giving us four individual takes on the The Drone Integration scenario as well as…

Hobby: Rich.D’s Freeborn Ferals Part Four – Initial Terrain

For the fourth installment looking at Warlorder Rich.D’s Freeborn Feral force, Rich talks us through the initial ideas and first steps in creating terrain to bring their homeworld of Pellemar to life on the…

Hobby: Rich.D’s Freeborn Ferals Part Three – Creating a World

For the third installment looking at Warlorder Rich.D’s Freeborn Feral force, Rich talks us through the processes he used when creating their home world – Pellemar… In case you missed…

Hobby: Rich.D’s Freeborn Ferals Part Two

Rich Dando of the Warlord Web Team loves nothing better than taking some of our expertly sculpted models home in the evening, unpacking them onto his hobby desk, and subjecting…

New: Freeborn NuHu Renegade Male, Female & Meld

View in Store NuHu –a contraction of New Human – are extremely tall, long‐limbed morphs with bodies that are slight or even frail. However, it is their considerable mental abilities…

New: Freeborn 500 point Scout Force

For all you budding rouges and traders across the stars it’s time to pull out your paint brushes and take on the most flamboyant, and sometimes ferral, Antarean races –…

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…

New: Plastic C3T7 Transporter Drone

Concord forces can now arrive in the elegant C3T7 Transporter Drone! View in Store The T7 series Transporter Drone is a variant of the M4 series Combat Drone and shares…

New: Freeborn Striker Attack Skimmer

The Freeborn shard accept the latest equipment and the skies of Xilos hear the scream of the Striker! View in Store The Striker Attack Skimmer is a templated two man…

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…

Hobby: Rich.D’s Freeborn Ferals

Rich Dando of the Warlord web team has something of a reputation (well… several, but that’s quite another matter) for a Dr. Frankenstein-like obsession with chopping-up Warlord models, and re-assembling…

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…

New: Freeborn Reinforcements

With ‘The Battle for Xilos’ almost upon us, – the forces of the Freeborn gather – reinforcement and resupply ensure that they are ready for whatever awaits them upon the planet’s…

Xilos Characters: Amano Harran, Oszoni Freeborn Mercenary Captain

The forthcoming Beyond the Gates of Antares narrative supplement, ‘The Battle for Xilos’ features six key new characters who find themselves (for better or for worse) at the heart of…

Antares : The Complete Freeborn

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,…

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…

C3M4 Drones Sighted!

Due for worldwide release Saturday 21st May in a major local store event (Available to order now and being dispatched from Friday 17th) , the C3M4 Combat Drone is the…

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…

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…

IMTel: C3M4 Drone

Yes, it’s nearly here! The first full-plastic large model for Beyond the Gates of Antares. And a lucky few who made it to Salute2016 last weekend have all ready been blazing…

New: Freeborn Skyraider Squad

Swift reinforcements are on their way for the Freeborn forces – in the form of the Skyraider Squad! View in Store The Skyraider design is a templated solo transporter concept…

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…

Preview: Freeborn Skyraider Squad

Following last week’s preview of the Algoryn Mag Mortar, this week sees swift reinforcements on their way for the Freeborn forces – in the form of the Skyraider Squad! View…

Antares Fiction – ‘A Curious World’ 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…

Antares Fiction: ‘Bait’ 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: 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…

Community Freeborn 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…

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 – Freeborn Skirmish Force

The Freeborn are the most diverse of the civilisations of Antarean space comprising numerous different independent Houses or Vardos. Unlike the civilisations of the Concord and Isori the Freeborn inhabit…

Showcase: Andy Singleton’s Freeborn Domari Squad

Volley Fire Painting Studio’s brushmaster, Andy Singleton has been eagerly preparing his forces for the up-coming release of Beyond the Gates of Antares. No only has he been gathering reinforcements…

Showcase: Jez Allum’s Freeborn

Jez Allum has been at it again – following our previous showcase of is fabulously painted Algoryn army, he’s turned his hand to our recently released Freeborn… Hello all you…

Hobby: Matt Houghton’s ‘Beyond the Gates of Antares’ Freeborn

Beyond the Gates Of Antares is coming and Matt Houghton picked up his set of Freeborn to get in some early action. Let’s take a look at Matt’s new force… Matt: My…

New: Second Wave of Freeborn Reinforcements

This week sees further reinforcements sighted in the Antarean universe – the recently released Freeborn see their ranks bolstered with the inclusion of four new units… Freeborn Command Squad The…

New: Freeborn Domari Squad and X-Launcher team

Following the first sightings of Freeborn troops in last Friday’s Warlord Newsletter, Beyond the Gates of Atares’ latest faction is now bolstered with several new releases on sale now… The…

New: Beyond the Gates of Antares – Freeborn Starter Army

This week sees the release of a new faction for our Beyond the Gates of Antares game – the Freeborn! Whilst many of these models won’t be available for a…

Preview: Freeborn Domari squad

Exciting news for Beyond the Gates of Antares – our first look at the next faction to be introduced into the game – The Freeborn. The Freeborn are merchants and traders,…

New: Bovan Tuk – Mhagris Mercenary Leader

Our second model release for Beyond the Gates of Antares is the fearsome Mhagris Mercenary Leader, Bovan Tuk. The Mhagris are a primitive tribe that live upon a feral world…

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…