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New: Markov’s Prize

Written by Mark Barber, Markov’s Prize is the latest in our series of Gates Of Antares novels, setting the scene and delving deep into the 7th age of mankind and…

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: Ghar Stench Vent + Ghar Bunker + Ghar Entrance

The Ghar are colonising planets and bring with them some of their Brutalist looking habitation in the form of the new Ghar Stench Vent, Ghar Block House, and Ghar Entrance….

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…

Gharlopolis Invaded by a Coalition!

(Special to Warlord Games by Lieut. Col. Sam Wilson, Jr., USA (Ret.) Wildwood Crest, NJ (March 14, 2017) — An unusual but highly effective allied military force of Beyond the…

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…

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….

The Antares Initiative – Month 4 – Mark from October Wargames

Mark Croft of October Wargames has spent his 4th article reflecting on some of the rules along with a look at a recent battle which great images showing various turns!…

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…

The Antares Initiative – Month 3 – Ghar French Touch Group

French Touch Group member Jonathan has provided you with his Month 3 update! The Ghar Empire is strong and if that is your army, expected By Jonathan Manon Firstly, I’am very…

The Antares Initiative – Month 3 – Artur from October Wargames

October Wargames member Artur who is of the Boromites has shared his account of his first game from Month 3 in this article! By Artur Sliwinski First Blood or Where Did…

The Antares Initiative – Month 3 – Mark from October Wargames

October Wargames member Mark who is of the Ghar Empire has shared his account of his first game from Month 3 in this article! By Mark Croft I’ve played about 8 games…

New: Outcast Ghar Rebels!

The Ghar Outcast Rebel Army, led by Fartok, has to rely on what they can capture, repair or fabricate using the modest resources available to them. This has resulted in a force with…

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…

Introducing: Ghar

The Ghar are one of the main antagonists in Beyond the Gates of Antares, they also form one of the armies within the ‘The Xilos Horizon’ starter set. The Ghar The…

The Antares Initiative – Month 3 – The Ghar

Jeremy of Fresh Coast Gaming shares his Ghar infested Month 3 of the Antares Initiative complete with a fantastic airbrush painting guide… By Jeremy Goat Flat out, I am in…

New: Ghar Bombardment crawler

Available to order today is the Ghar Bombardment crawler. Not even the heaviest cover will save your enemy from this heavy war machine! View in Store Packing the heavy disruptor…

The Antares Initiative Month 2 – October Wargames Association!

Painting and building for the  Antares Initiative with the October Wargames Association! By Mark Croft I’ll start with the easiest elements, the Ghar outcasts and tectorists, these came as white metal…

The Antares Initiative Month 2 – Tupperforge!

Scout Force from French Touch Group! By Jonathan Manon Here we are with the Month 2 article! With my others friends of the French Touch Group we are moving deeply…

Beyond the Gates of Antares: Your First Game – Drone Integration Scenario

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

Scenario: Drone Integration

We’ve had a few requests from the community for a copy of the ‘Drone Integration’ scenario – which is being used by out trade stockists to demo Beyond the Gates…

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…

New: Fartok’s Black Guard & Ghar Outcast Rebel 500 pt. Scout Force

View in Store The core of Fartok’s rebel army is the Black Guard comprising the most experienced and loyal of his fighters. This is mostly made up of veterans of…

New: Ghar High Commander Karg 12-40-9

View in Store Karg commands his armies from his mobile Command Crawler which has the added benefit of space for the pampered human slaves with which he surrounds himself. Karg…

Xilos Characters: Ghar High Commander Karg 12-40-9

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…

New: Ghar Attack Scutters

More reinforcements arrive for the forces of the Ghar Empire this week, as the brand new boxed set of Ghar Attack Scutters enter the battlefield! View in Store The box…

Xilos Characters – Fartok, Leader of the Outcast Revolt

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 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…

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: The Complete Ghar

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 Fiction – Abominable Tech by Tim Bancroft

The sheltering caves were sealed once more. What Ghar he had left were being treated, suits and weapons repaired. The success had come at a heavy price. Shaltok felt exhausted,…

Disturbances in the IMTel – 03 May 2016

What follows is a series of intercepted and decrpyted transmissions of unknown origin – we are still working to fully triangulate the exact location of broadcast… there seems to be some…

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…

Showcase: Hel’s Ghar (now with Command Crawler)

Checking out the community we come across some amazing pieces which impress, inspire, and motivate us all to do more. To see what we mean just take a look at…

New: Ghar Tectorist Scouts

Recon the battlefield for your Ghar armies with the arrival of the Tectorist Scouts! View in Store Tector rods are simple direction finding instruments that detect the presence of enemy and enable…

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…

Showcase: Community Ghar Command Crawlers

The Command Crawler is a mobile headquarters vehicle for a Ghar Commander which – if included in your army, allows you access to some of the extra killy Support options from…

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…

Preview: Ghar Tectorist Scouts

Today we have something rather special for all you Ghar players out there – a little preview of what’s to come…. an as-yet unseen unit from the Ghar Army List…

Antares Fiction: ‘Storm’ 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…

Tactics: Ghar Command Crawler

With the biggest Ghar creation yet stalking the battlefield creator Rick Priestley examines the tactical options provided by the Ghar Command Crawler: The Command Crawler is a mobile headquarters vehicle for a Ghar…

New: Ghar Command Crawler and Bomber Squads!

We’ve some Ghar-tastic releases available today to expand your conquest of Antarean space. Here are the new plastic Bomber Squad and the superbly detailed (and huge!) resin and metal Command…

Antares Fiction: ‘Questions?’ 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…

Pre-Order: Ghar Command Crawler

Made available last week as part of the Ghar Support Force bundle, this week the Ghar Command Crawler is available to Pre-Order separately! Pre-Order in Store The Command Crawler is…

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…

Hobby: Ghar Battlesuit Conversion

Nicky P Gardiner recently answered the call to arms and posted in with a fantastic bit of work on the new Outcasts box set and a Ghar battlesuit conversion: Nicky:…

Pre-Order: Ghar Support Force with Command Crawler!

Following last week’s release of the Algoryn, Boromite, and Freeborn Combat Forces – this week we have EVEN MORE Antares forces on their way in the form of Support Force bundles…

Antares fiction: Refurbished Part Two

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: Refurbished Part One

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…

Work-in-Progress: Fartok, Leader of the Outcast Revolt

12 Days of Christmas – Day 9 For day 9 of this year’s ’12 Days of Christmas’ preview series, we have something rather special for the forces of the Ghar…

New: Ghar Battle Squad and Assault Squad

You’ve all been waiting for them, and this week they’re finally here! Where the majority of advanced Antarean civilisations have long since progressed to a post-mechanical age based upon structural suspensor technology,…

New: Ghar Outcasts, Command Squad, Flitters and more!

Ghar who displease their leaders might be lucky to become outcasts, slaves whose lives are to be expended in any way their superiors choose. Ghar Outcast Squad View in Store…

Community Ghar Colour Schemes

Following last week’s article on the Community’s Concord Colour Schemes, this week we’re keen to show-off their plastic adversaries from the ‘Strike Vector One: The Xilos Horizon‘ starter set –…

New: Antares Army Deals

Now released, the first of our boxed army deals for Beyond the Gates of Antares are heading out into the eager hands of players and hobbyists across the globe! Ghar…

Pre-Order: Ghar Empire Starter Army

The Ghar – Created in ages past as soldiers in an ancient war, the details of which are long forgotten even by the Ghar themselves. Their distant ancestors were undoubtedly…

Hobby: Painting a Ghar Battle-suit

Andy Singleton of Volley Fire Painting Services recently had an invite to Warlord HQ for beer & pizza but of course we didn’t want him to go away empty handed….

Out Now: Beyond the Gates of Antares Launch Edition Starter Set

Beyond the Gates of Antares is the new science-fiction skirmish wargame from the mind of industry legend Rick Priestley (the creator of Warhammer 40,000) that pitches technologically advanced human civilizations…

Scenario: Run, Fartok, Run!

This Saturday sees the launch of our much-anticipated new Sci-fi game, Beyond the Gates of Antares! As part of a set of exclusive bonus items – if you pre-order the…

Fartok, Leader of Battle Group Nine, Unarmoured

Here we are focusing on the Limited Edition Fartok model which we will be giving away to everyone who pre-orders before the end of the day (6th November 2015) directly…

Beyond The Gates Of Antares: Ghar Military Formations

Ghar Military Formations Ghar military formations are built around units of battle-armoured infantry armed with multi-functional scourer cannons. These troops make up the overwhelming proportion of Ghar forces together with…

Beyond the Gates of Antares: Ghar Sighted

Last week, the first sightings of Ghar models and sprues appeared across the internet via the exclusive Beyond the Gates of Antares Newsletter (Sign-up here!) – which goes-out twice weekly…

Work in Progress: Ghar Outcast Disruptor Cannon

Preparation for the full launch of Beyond the Gates of Antares continues apace, and our miniatures designers are working at fever pitch. Digital sculptor Russ Charles has been concentrating on…

3D Renders: Ghar battle suits

12 Days of Christmas – Day 2 Our next Christmas treat is a 3D render of a previously unseen race for Beyond the Gates of Antares – the Ghar Empire….