Tagged: Beyond the Gates of Antares

WARLORD ANTARES DAY, 30TH MARCH 2019

View in Store   THE INTERFACE WARS The reappearance of the Dronescourge is causing chaos on Antares. Their scavenging is spreading south: no longer are the Virai a problem confined…

Pre-order: Gates Of Antares, Askar Mercenary Warriors

A race long thought extinct now reveals itself! The Askar – Mercenary Warriors, psychologically and physically specialised as fighters, now enter the Antarean arena as mercenaries for (almost) any force!…

New: C3M50 heavy support drone Turret

Obliterate the enemies defences and cast aside all forms of opposition with the new C3M50 heavy support drone turret. View in Store The M50 heavy support series is a variant…

New: Ghar Outcast Rebels Wrecking Squad

It’s time to bring in the wrecking crew! The new Ghar Outcast Rebel Wrecking squad that is! View in Store The Outcast Rebels are very short of fighting machines and…

2018: A year in Review

With 2018 coming to a close we sought to round up some of our favourite releases of the year! January We started off 2018 with a bang with the Bolt…

New: C3 Krasz Assault Squad

Charge the enemy front line and pummel them into submission with the new C3 Krasz Assault Squad. View in Store The Krasz are one of the larger panhuman morphs to…

New: Isorian Support team with Plasma Bombard

Blast the threat to oblivion with the new Isorian Support team with Plasma Bombard. View in Store The plasma bombard is the most powerful and largest kind of mobile plasma…

New: Na’Alene Scent Traps

Whilst the allure of the new Na’Alene Scent Traps can be overwhelming, they are, undeniably, a great asset on any battlefield! View in Store Once amusing household plants that caught…

New: Virai Dronescourge Deep Mining Team with Heavy Frag Borer + Heavy Mag Cannon

The Virai adopt more technology within their arsenal, they now wield a Heavy Frag Borer and Heavy Mag Cannon. Virai Dronescourge Deep mining team with heavy mag cannon View in…

New: Boromite Rock Brood

The upper percentile of their kind, these Rock Brood really do dwarf their smaller brethren, the Lavamites. View in Store Lavamites or ‘rock dogs’ are six-legged creatures whose outer shells…

New: Fartok’s Black Guard Leader + Ghar Rebel battlesuit add-on pack

The war effort for the rebel cause is intensifying with the latest Ghar Rebel battlesuit add-on pack and the addition of Fartok’s Black Guard Leader. Fartok’s Black Guard Leader with…

New: Isorian Andhak SC2 Medium Support Drone with Plasma Light Support

Lay down an overwhelming torrent of plasma fire with the new Isorian Andhak SC2 Medium Support Drone with Plasma Light Support. View in Store The plasma light support gun –…

New: Boromite Lavamite Handler on Suspensor Platform

Control your gribblies with the new Boromite Lavamite Handler on Suspensor Platform! View in Store Suspensor platforms are disc‐shaped platforms that are used to carry, lift and transport anything up…

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: 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: Virai Dronescourge Deep Mining Team with mag heavy support + with Fractal Disintegrator

The Virai continue their mining operations – they arm their support teams with the new mag heavy support and Fractal Disintegrator to keep the enemy at bay! Virai Dronescourge Deep…

New: Isorian Senatex Phase-shift projectors

Bolster your Isorian Senatex with these two new Phase-shift projectors. Isorian Andhak SC2 Medium Support Drone with Phase-shift Projector The Phase-shift projector is a specifically Isorian field engineering weapon. It is based…

GoA Battle Report: Incident at Kivan Prime

Warlorders Bernard and SteveM go head to head with an Isorian V Boromite 2000 point battle – The Incident at Kivan Prime! The backwater planet of Kivan Prime was not…

New: Virai Dronescourge Weapon Drone with Mag Cannon

The Virai Dronescourge arm their weapon drones with the destructive Mag Cannon! View in Store The Virai are sometimes forced to build weapon drones for purely militaristic purposes, though even…

New: Virai Dronescourge mining support team with Fractal DBC/frag borer

The Virai Dronscourge repurpose the Boromite Fractal Frag Border and turn it into a devasting siege weapon, capable of tunnelling through almost anything! View in Store This is an adaptation…

New: Virai Dronescourge Mining Team

The Virai Dronescourge unleash their labour hordes with the Mining Team. View in Store Virai Mining drones are specialised versions of Constructor drones. Typically placed under the command of, or…

New: Virai Dronescourge Weapon Drone with Mag Light Support

The Virai Dronescourge provide overwatch for their advancing troops with the new Weapon Drone with Mag Light Support. View in Store The Virai are sometimes forced to build weapon drones…

Workbench: Marco’s ?

We infiltrated the studio whilst they all had their headphones on. No one noticed as we gathered some intriguing IMTel from Warlorder Marco’s Workbench… Tasked with top-secret 3D modelling Marco is…

New: Virai Dronescourge Tertiary Instance

Usually controlling constructor drones, the Virai Tertiary instance is always ready to mount a fierce defence in case of a threat. View in Store To manage the inherent weakness of…

New: Virai Dronescourge Scavenger squad

Foraging around for usable resources the new Virai Dronescourge Scavenger squad double up as a breaching unit for the swarm! View in Store The Virai Dronescourge Scavenger squad make use of…

Workbench: Big Gribblies

Summer is here and bringing all the creepy crawlies with it. Your typical Boromite Lavamite blows them out of the water, but… there’s something bigger and nastier out there in…

New: Virai Dronescourge – First Instance

Lead the armies of the Dronescourge with the new First Instance Command. View in Store The Virai Dronescourge are a species of artificial life, drones with machine intelligences conforming to…

New: Virai Dronescourge weapon drone with flamer array

A typical armament of the Virai, torch your opponents to cinders with the new weapon drone with flamer array. View in Store This is the main support weapon carried by…

New: Virai Dronescourge Constructor squad

Forming the bulk of the Virai infestation are the Constructor drones. View in Store The most numerous drones in a Virai Hive are the Constructor drones. Typically placed under the command…

New: Virai Dronescourge – Virai STAA probe shard

Providing intelligence and performing a variety of secondary roles within the Virai army are the STAA probe shard. View in Store Virai drones are occasionally equipped with enhanced sensors and…

New: Virai Dronescourge Secondary Instance command

Leading the second wave of drones into battle is the Secondary Instance command. View in Store The command drones most often seen leading a Virai combat group are the Secondary…

New: Virai Dronescourge Defender Squad

Forming the main front line of the Virai army is the Defender drone, protecting the first instance and the hive from all biologics… View in Store The most dangerous of…

New: Round + Oval Clear Acrylic Bases

Skip the basing and place your models seemingly directly onto the battlefield with the new clear acrylic bases… Each acrylic base is completely transparent and each come with a backing…

Antares Day 2018

———————— Antares Games Day – 26th May 2018 Lenton Business Centre, Lenton Boulevard, Nottingham. The Taking of Taskarr This year Antares Games Day is a faction league – it is not…

Pre-order: The Dronescourge Returns

The Dronescourge Returns – Gates of Antares supplement The action intensifies in Beyond the Gates of Antares as a long-forgotten threat re-emerges. Introducing a new range of exquisite Sci-Fi models…

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…

Pre-order: Concord Intelligence NuHu Mandarin Jai Galeyous

Jai Galeyous is cautious, but extraordinarily intelligent, even for a NuHu. View in Store Having studied the Chryseis Locus and the Shamasai Shard, she is aware of just how vulnerable…

Pre-order: Privateer Admiral Taras Kalemon

View in Store Captain, now Admiral, Kalemon is one of Antares’ most opportunistic adventurers. Privateer Admiral Taras Kalemon is wily and ambitious and has been accused of lacking any morals….

The Rise of the Boromites – 1000 Point Event

The Rise of the Boromites is a 1000 points – 3 Game Tournament. Book here http://events.constantcontact.com/register/event?llr=g9v8kzdab&oeidk=a07eevi9pysfc0e3bb8 Force restrictions are as follows: 1000 Point Force. Games: 3 games total Registration 8.45…

New: Isorian Phase Squad Singular Troopers

The Isorian Phase Squad is now available as singular troopers, including some never available before now. Get your dynamic looking squads with these new individuals! Isorian troops are equipped with…

New: Ghar Outcast Rebel Army

Rebel and crush the tyrannical Ghar empire with the new Ghar Outcast Rebel Army! View in Store The Ghar Empire is torn asunder by rebellion! From the world of Gharon…

New: Boromite heavy support team with X-Howitzer

The Heavy Support arrives for the Boromite clans, using mixed ammunition dependant on the target the Boromite X-Howitzer is a powerful artillery piece ideally suited to digging out entrenched troops….

New: Nano Probes

Arriving to support your Antarean forces are the Nano Probes and buddy drones. Used to accomplish a variety of roles from protection, defence and communications these drones are commonplace in…

C3M25 Heavy Combat Drone + Concord Drone Force

C3M25 Heavy Combat Drone View in Store The M25 series provides the basis for the ultimate fighting machines available to the armed forces of the Concord Combined Command or C3….

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: 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: Boromite Gang leaders

Lead your Boromite forces with these sturdy and proud warriors, the Boromite Gang leaders. View in Store Boromite Gang leaders set themselves apart from their brethren by showing prowess in…

New: Boromite Support + Specialists Team

The Boromites have sought to upgrade their field weaponry to give their troops a much better fighting chance. Boromite Support Team with Frag Borer View in Store The frag borer…

New: Deep Cut Wargames terrain mats

Get your models ready as they scour the globe and all types of battlefields with our new selection of detailed mats from Deep Cut Wargames! All these mats have a…

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…

The Xilos Incursion – 750 Pt Event

Force restrictions are as follows: 750 Point Skirmish Force. Games: 3 games total Registration 8.45 to 9am Game 1 (9:15AM-11:45AM) Lunch 12:00 -12:30pm Game 3 (12:45 to 3:00PM Game 3…

New: Isorian Mahran Vesh MV5 combat drone

Hold the front line with the new (and extremely deadly looking) highly detailed resin Isorian Mahran Vesh MV5 combat drone. View in Store The Mahran Vesh type 5 Combat Drone,…

New: Isorian Tograh MV2 transporter drone

Transport your phase troops and provide close range support with the new resin Isorian Tograh MV2 transporter drone… Isorian Tograh MV2 transporter drone View in Store The Tograh is a…

New: Isorian Pulse Bike Command Squad

Excelling in hit and run tactics, the new resin and metal Isorian Pulse Bike Command Squad lead the attack onto the enemies flanks. Isorian Pulse Bike Command Squad View in…

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: 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…

OrcCon 2018

OrcCon 2018 offers the chance to play, watch and buy a variety of board games, card games, miniatures, roleplaying, collectables, and computer games. The convention opens on Friday at noon…

New: Concord C3D2 medium support drone with plasma light support

The Concord have deployed the new C3D2 medium support drone with plasma light support onto the battlefield! View in Store The D2 medium support drone is a more heavily built…

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…

New: Boromite heavy support team with Mag Mortar

The Boromite crew unleashes a hellish barrage onto their opponents positions with the new Mag Mortar! View in Store Boromites are practically-minded, physically strong human morphs whose ancestors were bio-engineered…

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: Flying Stands

Mount up and fly your own conversions into battle with the clear plastic flying stands from Warlord Games… Large Flying Stands Found supporting a variety of Gates Of Antares flying…

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…

Gates Of Antares Base One Nexus – GoA Light Rules

Thinking of starting Antares? Download these light rules for FREE and watch for more info over on the Nexus! View in Store A free rulebook? Absolutely! Just released is a…

New: Boromite Hauler

Providing essential transport to the front lines, the new Boromite Hauler offloads battle-ready troops on the battlefield. View in Store Haulers are general utility vehicles and whilst they are not…

Bounty Hunters and the Antares Nexus!

The Nexus is an excellent repository for Antares and a great place in which, and from which, we can expand the game and the universe. We already have a small,…

New: Hükk Bounty Hunter and Hunting Angkriz

Once the Hükk has their sights on you, there are only two ways out…kill or be killed. View in Store The Hükk are intelligent, have a sparse and narrowly focused…

New: Outcast Rebel Commander in Battle Armour

One of Fartok’s many Lieutenants, the new Outcast Rebel commander is outfitted in battle armour, equipped with the awesomely destructive Scourer Cannon and deadly Claw… View in Store The Outcast Rebels…

New: Ghar Outcast Rebel Attack Crawler

Providing intense fire support, the Ghar Outcast Rebels utilise their Attack Crawler to the utmost efficiency. View in Store Across the Ghar Empire rebellion spreads as Outcast forces led by…

New: Beyond Antares – Dimensional Gates

Delve deeper into the Antarean universe with the new anthology from the Beyond the Gates of Antares game! View in Store This is the universe of the Seventh Age of…

A Gateway to Antares

The Nexus is coming…but what exactly is it? There’s been a lot of excitement here at Warlord recently, with an idea of Rick Priestley’s coming to fruition: the Antares Nexus….

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…

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…

Antares Charity boot camp

  The Primus Shard club, together with Warlord Games, is holding a BootCamp charity day with proceeds going to the Firefighters and Air ambulance service! Buy Ticket in store Tickets…

Reactions in Beyond the Gates of Antares

By Rick Priestley and Tim Bancroft (This replaces an earlier article written to support the Alpha version of the playtest rules). This is one of a number of articles explaining…

Start Antares – A Journey through the Gates! Part 5

Journey through the Gates of Antares (terrain time) – part 5! By Jon Harrington Read Part 1 here. Read Part 2 here. Read Part 3 here. Read Part 4 here. Terrain. The Kar’A…

Hobby: How I built a Spaceship

An Antares hobby article by Wayne Clayton   It has often struck me as odd how rare it is to see a spaceship on the gamers table, and the ones…

Start Antares – A Journey through the Gates! Part 4

Journey through the Gates of Antares (Concord time) – part 4! By Jon Harrington Read Part 1 here. Read Part 2 here. Read Part 3 here. The Concord. The Concord. If you’ve…

New: Tsan Ra Command Squad + Tsan Ra Torus Squad

The Tsan Ra can now attack in force with their new Tsan Ra Command squad and Tsan Ra Torus squad: Tsan Ra Command Squad View in Store The Tsan Ra…

New: Isorian Iso-Drones

The Isorians are getting ready to take on the rogue shard as they deploy the new Iso-Drone. Isorian Iso-Drone View in Store Isolator or Iso­shields are a kind of force­field…

New: C3 Drone Commander + C3 Iso-drone

Explore the outer gates beyond the extremes of human endurance by sending the C3 Drone commander. C3 Drone Commander View in Store There are any number of situations that the…

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…

A big Welcome to Tim Bancroft!

We’d like to extend a warm Warlord welcome to Tim Bancroft who is joining the Warlord team to help out with all our Antarean development and communications. Tim Bancroft (far right)…

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…

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….

New: Crystalline Outcrops

Put some bling onto your battlefields with the new Crystalline Outcrops. NFX studio has developed a fantastic glitter effect in a variety of startling resin colours that’d fit with many a game…

New: Antares Concord Specialist Assault Forces

As the dust settles from the release of Chryseis Shard, we couldn’t resist putting together a cracking set of armies that will test you and your opponents skill in handling such…

ANTARES CAMPAIGN NIGHT Every Wednesday

10 week campaign running every Wednesday. Week 6:Xilos Landing (Xilos rulebook pg 12) Xilos is here! The factions will be fielding 750 points each from this point on! This weeks…

A quick word from the Ref!

A quick word from the ref… By Tim Bancroft I’ve ref’d a fair few wargames competitions. Before each, to be honest, am always a little apprehensive as some competitions get…

Antares Day Tournament Round Up + Results

After an excellent day of fun and games, Antares Day has come to a close, but to those who didn’t have the chance to come don’t fret – in this…

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. …

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…

Chryseis Shard – Designer’s Notes

Rick Priestly gives us his insights on Antares latest expansion – Chryseis Shard. The Chryseis Shard book is the second in our series of Antares supplements following The Battle for…

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…

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…

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’….

New: The Chryseis Shard – Ascent of the Locus

In Stores Saturday 1 July In the Chryseis Shard campaign the fighting is represented by six new narrative style scenarios, six key battles leading to the discovery of the artificial…

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…

New: Boromite Miner Tas Geren’do + Rover Drone Surveyor

Roam the depths of the Chryseis III mines with venerable Rock Father Tas Geren’do, and accompany him with the new Rover Drone Surveyor… Boromite Miner Tas Geren’do View in Store…

Antares Rule Amendments

Rick Priestley has been putting in those long hours by candlelight one finger typing to get this rule amendment out in time for Antares Day! Download PDF We wanted to…

Antares Day 1st July 2017 featuring the Chryseis Shard!

At last we can announce the First Ever Day Of Games for Gates Of Antares! This day is going to be packed with activity to take you to the furthest…

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…

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…

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…

Nurk 27: The Chryseis Shard Special Miniature

  With the Chryseis Shard now available for pre-order, it is time to look into the intriguing back story of the special book figure, Nurk 27! Deep in the caverns…

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,…

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…

Focus: Ghar Outcast Rebel Weapons!

Donok joins the Rebels A run through of Rebel Weapons, by Tim Bancroft In the gloom of the warehouse, Donok-17 glared at the Rebels in front of him. All had…

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 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,…

New: Ghar Outcast Rebel Mag Light Support Walker

The latest Rebel Ghar contraption has been delivered – the new Ghar Outcast Rebel Mag Light Support Walker, GORMLSW for short, get ready to test their new loot! View in Store…

Focus: Concord and the Plasma Bombard

Antares builder Tim Bancroft has been taking a detailed look at the plasma bombard and reveals his findings:   by Tim Bancroft There’s a host of strategic options coming out…

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: C3 Plasma Bombard

The Concord release a merciless barrage upon their foes with the new C3 Plasma Bombard! View in Store The plasma bombard is the largest and most powerful mobile plasma weapon…

The Antares Initiative – Month 6 – WNW

After 6 months of constructing, designing and battling, the WNW group are here to say thank you and goodbye (for now) as their Antares Initiative journey concludes… watch out for more…

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….

The Antares Initiative – Month 5 – WNW

WNW are back delivering their Month 5 article! This month’s PDF details their beginning to 2017 with Antares and anything else they have been getting up to with Antares: Catch up…

Boot Camp Stonehenge: The Shamasai Simulations

A ‘Beyond the Gates of Antares’ learning event for newcomers to Antares on 18th March 2017. Boscombe Down and Amesbury Wargames Club has joined with the Gate Builders to present…

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…

‘Spring’ into a new game and get a FREE plastic set!

Winter has withered away and greenery is blooming – much like your new-to-be army in a different game system! Haven’t you always just looked at the Romans and just thought…

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…

Weapons of the Concord Combined Command – Part 2

Here is part 2 from Tim’s, Weapons of the Concord Combined Command article! By roving UWC reporter Tim Bancroft As our United World Convocation has signed the Treaty of Confederation…

Weapons of the Concord Combined Command!

Weapons of the Concord Combined Command By roving UWC reporter Tim Bancroft Now we’ve signed the Treaty of Confederation with the Panhuman Concord, we’re being allowed closer access to their…

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!…

The Antares Initiative – Month 4 – Brett from October Wargames

Brett who is part of the October Wargames has played some games using his Concord Army! In this month, he shares his battles with the Boromites! By Brett Dawson Scenarios…

The Antares Initiative – Month 4 – Artur from October Wargames

Artur returns with a short but sweet month of Antares warfare! By Artur Śliwiński December in October Wargames Association was short since there were only two evenings when we could have…

New: Boromite Mining Facility!

Mining deep into the depths of a molten planet, the new Boromite Mining facility is a centre piece to any battlefield! Boromite life is centred around mining and general hard…

Showcase: Brood Mother in crystal

There is even more on Momma Blue from Chase this week…but if you missed part 1, click here. By Chase Murphy Momma Blue as she’s affectionately known is perhaps one…

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: Boromite Work Gang with Heavy Tractor Mauls

Get ready for a new level of brutal combat with the new Boromites armed with Heavy Tractor Mauls! View in Store Heavy Tractor Mauls are carried by senior and important…

New: Boromite Rock Riders Overseer Squad

Charging through the front line with teeth, claw, and fiery death, the new Boromite Rock Rider Overseer squad are ready to bring the fight to the enemy!   View in…

New: Boromite Engineers and Vorpal Charges!

Ready to create havoc or restore broken war machines; the new Boromite Engineers and Vorpal Charges are standing by… The Engineers are here with tools for the battle!   View…

New: Boromite Mag Cannon and Heavy Mag Cannon

Ready to support your advancing forces is the new Mag Cannon and it’s heavier brother, the Heavy Mag Cannon! Boromite Mag Cannon View in Store The mag cannon is a…

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…

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…

The Antares Initiative – Month 4 – WNW

WNW are here with their Month 4 article! This month’s PDF details how their gaming over the Christmas period went and anything else they have been getting up to with…

Antares Workshop: Brood Mother assembly

Just before Christmas the mighty large Brood Mother arrived for the Boromites in Beyond the Gates Of Antares – Warlorder RichD had a chat with Chase Murphy fairly soon after…

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…

The Holiday of a Lifetime part 3

  Too Many Stars to Count Interstellar travel in Beyond the Gates of Antares, part III By Tim Bancroft In the previous parts of this series of articles, we looked…

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…

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…

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…

New: Concord Weapon Sprues!

The collective conscious of IMTel only arms it’s soldiers with the finest weaponry in the galaxy using the new metal Concord weapon sprues! Concord Plasma Carbine! View in Store Plasma…

New: Boromite Weapon Sprues!

Reinforce your Boromite Guild with the latest technology they can offer. Boromite Mag guns! View in Store All mag guns fire a burst of shots and can vary the rate of…

New: Ghar Outcast Weapon Sprue!

Whether you’re a Ghar Outcast Rebel plundering from the aftermath of a brutal battle – or a regular Ghar outcast, it’s time to equip yourself with some fine new weaponry –…

New: Isorian Weapon Sprues!

If it’s by the councils’ will, then your Isorian warriors will be equipped with the latest weaponry – time to prepair your conversion equipment and use the new metal Isorian weapon sprues!…

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…

New: Antares Terrain!

Customise your unknown worlds and unexplored landscapes with the latest addition of Antares terrain, complete with random shaped plates to define the area affected! Termite mounds! View in Store Whether these…

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…

The Antares Initiative – Month 3 – Brett from October Wargames

October Wargames member Brett Dawson who has a Concord army has shared his battle accounts from Month 3 in this article! By Brett Dawson So wow November time already seems to be…

New: Antares Dice Game!

The ancient Gates of Antares link or isolate worlds across countless galaxies. The evolved panhuman races wage unending war to control the Gates and the undiscovered systems beyond. View in…

The Antares Initiative – Month 3 – WNW

WNW are back again with their Month 3 article! The PDF for this month explores what they have been getting up to with Antares. Their 500 point armies are now…

The Antares Initiative – Month 3 – S&T Liverpool

The Month 3 Article from Scythe and Teacup Gamer cafe has come in! Phil Millar – 500 points Army Phil has been building his well painted Boromite army adding multiple units….

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…

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…

New: Isorian Drone Commander Xan Tu

Entering the fray on Xilos via the chronophasic transport come the Isorians with a rather unique commander – Xan Tu; View in Store In a previous and entirely organic existence,…

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…

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…

The Antares Initiative – Month 3 – Painting Boromite Lavamites

Fresh Coast Gaming member (and one of our younger gamers) Oscar has been painting Boromite Lavamites in Month 3 and here is his article! By Oscar Brownfield Hi! This is Ozzy….

The Antares Initiative – Month 3 – Delve into the Isorian Senatex

Fresh Coast Gaming has gotten Month 3 underway. Will, from the group, is an Isorian player & here he is with painting tips and more… By Will Kochis We continue…

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…

New: Isorian X Howitzer

The Isorian Senatex brings the big weapons to bear as the X Howitzer takes aim at your enemies battle lines! View in Store The X-howitzer is a large magnetic launcher…

The Antares Initiative – Month 2 – S&T Liverpool

We have an awesome read for you from S&T Liverpool! The Scythe and Teacup Gamer cafe team from Liverpool, UK have created a PDF that includes a bunch of their members…

Just for fun – Wordsearch time!

More fun and games, getting ready for the Christmas break! Answers for last weeks Anagram! 1.Band of Brothers 2.Waterloo 3.The conquest of Gaul 4.Strike on kar’a nine 5.For King &…

New: C3 Interceptor Command Squad

Available to order today is the C3 Interceptor Command Squad as they race to deal with the Isori insurgence. View in Store The ST500 Interceptor bike is a fully sentient…

New: Concord C3 Support team with plasma cannon

Available to order today is the C3 Support team with the state of the art plasma cannon! View in Store The culmination of technology has created the ultimate support weapon….

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…

New: Ghar Outcast Rebels Quad Mag repeater & Mag Cannon teams plus Flitter Bombs

Available to order today come Fartok’s reinforcements – the Ghar Outcast Rebel Quad Mag repeater team and heavier Mag Cannon team lay down destructive firepower as the Ghar Outcast Rebel Flitter bombs…

New: Ruined Stanchion Building Set

Create that devastated feel as your battlefield lies smouldering in the aftermath of a Ghar Bombardment… View Set in Store Available for order today is the ruined Stanchion Building set from…

Event: Warlord inaugural Antares Boot Camp

Twenty answered the call, twenty fought a day of battles, twenty went home battered and bruised, but not broken. Much was learnt and fun was had, check out some of the…

6shooters Amsterdam – Beyond The Gates of Antares Narrative Campaign (Netherlands)

Beyond The Gates of Antares Narrative Campaign   Name of event: The Battle for Xilos – Amsterdam Type of event: Narrative campaign as per expansion book Venue: Amsterdam6shooters, Roomtuintjes 233…

New: Battle for Xilos ready for PDF download

Follow the Battle for Xilos campaign in full as we make it even easier for you to get started with a new PDF version: View PDF in store View hardback…

Where To Start: Comparing The Xilos Horizon and Kar’A Nine

With the New Introductory set Stike On Kar’A Nine now available, the question arises… which set do I need to get? View in Store   Strike On Kar’A Nine introductory set –…

The Holiday of a Lifetime Part 2

Interstellar travel in Beyond the Gates of Antares, part II By Tim Bancroft In the previous part of this series of articles, we looked at the first interstellar flight of…

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…

Focus: Warlord Rule Book & Gamer Bags!

Want to transport your Rulebooks, Dice, Templates, Tape Measure and Pin Markers in style? – Look no further! We’ve created the ultimate in geek chic – in the form of…

Rick Priestley investigates Mixed Heavily Armoured Units in Antares

Rick: With the release of the Boromite Brood Mother I was reminded of a pending Q&A enquiry about units that comprise both heavily armoured and ordinary models. For example, the…

New: Beyond the Gates of Antares Boromite Brood Mother

Rampaging through your battle lines, and the first huge creature to be released for Antares, comes the Boromite Matronite Brood Mother to truly scare your foe into submission! Order in Store…

New: Isorian NuHu and Plasma weaponry

Welcome the Senatexis, the support team with plasma cannon, plus new drones to your Isorian army. Female Isorian NuHu Senatexis   In past ages the ancient Isorians were governed by…

New: Boromite Rockfather and Borer Drones

Organise your Boromite troops and increase your tactical options with the male clan chiefs – the Rock Fathers and the new Borer drone. Boromite Rockfather View in Store Although you…

New: The Army Painter Warpaints – 2017 Sets now available!

The Army Painter have updated their best wargamer paints sets giving you even more choice for your armies colours, plus are now offering a superbly huge and complete range in…

Hobby: Antares Initiative Month 2 – October Wargames Association

Antares Initiative October by Artur Śliwiński (October Wargames Association) Although I usually do an extensive research on uniforms, badges, camouflage patterns and the like for my historical miniatures, I avoid…

The Holiday of a Lifetime Part 1

Interstellar travel in Beyond the Gates of Antares, part I By Tim Bancroft This is an Beyond the Gates of Antares story intro. Interstellar travel using the gates of Antares is both…

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: St Aidens Warriors – Month 1

The Antares Initiative – part 1. Evening chaps. As I am sure you will be well aware, Warlord Games is trying to spread the word about their ‘Beyond the Gates…

Advance Order: Antares Dice Game plus Mercenary Togg

The ancient Gates of Antares link or isolate worlds across countless galaxies. The evolved panhuman races wage unending war to control the Gates and the undiscovered systems beyond. Advance Order…

New: Antares Paint Sets

This week we’re proud to release the very first Paint Sets for Beyond the Gates of Antares. We consulted studio painter Andrés, to get his suggested paints for those wishing…

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: Poole Gaming Society – Month 1

Howdy Ladies and Gents, Dan from Poole Gaming Society(PGS) here. May I start by saying how pleased we all at PGS that the club has been chosen to take part…

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…

The Antares Inititive: Scythe and Teacup Gamer Cafe – Month 1

Team Background We are four gamers from the Merseyside area who regularly play a large and varied number war games, we applied for the Antares four gamers Initiative as a…

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…

Xilos Horizon Campaign Day (sold out!)

SOLD OUT!!   Name: Xilos Horizon Campaign Day. Price: £30 including lunch & pizza for dinner and Antares goody bag When: Saturday 8th October 2016 Where: Warlord Games, Nottingham UK…

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…

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…

Antares: Inspirational Isorians from James Wappel

We’re always on the look-out amongst the community to see what you’re all up to… what you’re working on, what you’re playing, and to hear your thoughts… Over the past…

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…

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…

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: Antares Ghar Outcast Rebel Creeper Box Set

Fartok’s Outcast Rebels have been diligent in their scouring of the battlefields to produce the Creeper: View in Store Ghar Outcast Rebel Creeper One of the accomplishments of Fartok’s Outcast engineers…

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…

The Antares Initiative: Initial Photos are in!

Back in July, we offered gaming clubs across the globe the opportunity to take their first steps Beyond the Gates of Antares, to try a new game system – and…

Antares: Book Bundle & C3T7 Attack Incoming!

There have been some interesting meetings around Warlord HQ lately… lots of hushed chatter, with rumours of waves-upon-waves of reinforcements being prepared for consignment – support teams, auxiliaries, and VEHICLES,…

The Construction of the Ruined Bio Dome of Alpha Prime

Back in April this year RichC of the Warlord Web Team spent some time working with the fantastic chaps at Sarissa Precision to come up with a set of battlefields…

Hobby Town USA now stocking Warlord Games products

Warlord Games is very pleased to announce that we are working with HobbyTown USA in a number of cities across America. These are fantastic hobby stores and the ones listed…

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…

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…

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…

Phat Katz & Clockwork Goblin at The Other Partizan

Will any of you guys be at the show on Sunday with a camera? Ready to roll some dice with the games designers? This year Partizan moves the show to…

In Focus: Mateus Carneiro’s Antares Forces

We’re regularly bowled-over by the level of craftsmanship displayed by our beloved community – and particularly with the creativity used on our models from the Beyond the Gates of Antares…

Updated: Beyond the Gates of Antares Q&A

This is the new Q&A for the Antares game and it’s quite a long one because it contains not only the old Q&A and the new one (which starts at…

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…

Antares Painting Competition – Winners’ Models!

The inaugural Beyond the Gates of Antares painting competition has come to a close – and we here at Warlord HQ have been bowled over by the quality and quantity of…

Antares: Index now available

As requested by the community Mr Priestley has prepared a rather useful index for the Antares rulebook now available to download, print and use… Download PDF Article written by Richard…

IMTel Newsletter – The Final Edition

Today sees the end of an era – with the release of the final edition of our IMTel Newsletter! The IMTel Newsletter was conceptualised as a tool to help advertise…

Antares Fiction – ‘Epilogue’ by Tim Bancroft

Soft light; gentle sounds of breakers on a nearby shore; a musty, slightly spicey smell. He opened his eyes to see a smile, dark eyes. ‘Baray.’ ‘Welcome home, sire.’ ‘Where…

Antares Painting Competition – Time, Gentlemen Please!

The inaugural Beyond the Gates of Antares painting competition has come to a close – and we’ve had some superb entries! Over the past month, there’s been a near-constant wave…

Antares Fiction – ‘Staking Claims’ by Tim Bancroft

The emergency rescue ships – stealth lifeboats – had landed less than ten yan apart in the secluded valley. To Batu, their design spoke volumes of the Ma’req’s commitment to…

C3 – From Starter Force to Offensive Force – by Tim Bancroft

There are a few recurring questions which regularly crop-up around the Antares community from new players… “I’ve bought the Xilos Horizon starter set – how should I assemble the models?” “What…

Final Call! Antares Painting Competition

The end of the month is fast approaching – and with it comes the deadline for the inaugural Beyond the Gates of Antares Painting Competition   Be sure to have…

Attack 2016! Devizes, Best Participation Game: Beyond the Gates of Antares

by Tim Bancroft and the Boscombe Down & Amesbury Wargames Club On the 16th and 17th July a wargames convention was held in Devizes. Attack! is a popular, annual event…

Battle For Xilos Campaign: Episode 5, The Slave Pits

Come and join us for Episode Five of the Battle For Xilos Campaign where the forces of Warlord Games’ Beyond The Gates Of Antares clash in this epic struggle. The…

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…

Antares Fiction: ‘Underground, Overground’, by Tim Bancroft

Shots echoed down the tunnels and a gabble of voices erupted from Ceahray’s commlink. She listened briefly, then jogged back through the tunnels to the small group of injured. Batu…

Quantum Gravity Generator – by Tim Bancroft

The first scenario of the Battle for Xilos is a raid by Algoryn Infantry in drop capsules to seize a vital defensive asset: a Ghar Quantum Gravity generator (QG generator)….

A closer look at Transports, by Tim Bancroft

Tim Bancroft strikes again! Tim is becoming a more-and-more regular contributor to the Warlord Games Newsletter – having shared a wealth of his own Antares Fiction, and some of his…

Antares Fiction: Deductions, by Tim Bancroft

Batu came round. His thinking was fuzzy, suggesting extraordinarily powerful analgesics. The world around him was dark, vague patches of light on walls and a low ceiling. ‘He’s got to…

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…

Showcase: Jez Allum’s (Glowing!) Isorian force

Notorious paint-wizard, Jez Allum of Jez’s Painting Blog is becoming something of a regular feature on the Warlord site… his paint work can be seen across all kinds of Warlord-related Facebook…

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…

New: Boromite Hatchling Swarms and 500point Scout Force!

The Boromites Lavan hatchlings make their first appearance and are available today! View in Store Lavan species abound within Boromite enclaves, kept, bred, and made use of as part of…

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…

Scenario: Hungry, Hungry, Gulpers!

Writen by David Horobin If the IMTel can be described as one thing, inquisitive would certainly be a leading contender. With the landing on Xilos successful, the opportunity to learn…

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…

Antares Gamers, Clubs, Events & Stockists map

OK Antareans we have created a Google map to try and link together people and places to play as well as upcoming events and stockists of Beyond the Gates of…

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…

Antares Fiction : ‘Field Promotion’ by Tim Bancroft

The Tectorist stood its ground. ‘There was nothing. All we could find was the wreckage and bodies from the Freeborn Algoryn already on the surface.’ Shaltok pulled at his lip….

Antares: Gaming Stores running Introductory Games

Want to try an introductory game of Beyond the Gates of Antares? The following gaming stores have a demo pack and are more then willing to run you through a…

The Battle for Xilos Online Campaign – The First Week

The first week of the Antares online campaign has been frantic, furious, and action-packed… with the fighting focused around the Landing Zones, and all factions rushing to establish a tentative foothold…

Battle for Xilos: Reinforcements Inbound!

The Battle for Xilos rages – the Beyond the Gates of Antares online campaign is well under-way, and initial reports suggest that it is the forces of the Concord Combined…

Battle for Xilos: Goodies Galore!

With battle raging across the Landing Zones, the fate of builder planet of Xilos lies in your hands…. register now and submit your results in order to determine the outcome…

New: Commander Josen & C3 Drop Command Squad

View in Store The Kamrana Josen of the Xilos expedition is an older and more responsible commander than the hero Josen of Aan Four (depicted in the Antares rulebook on…

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: Tsan Ra & Isorian 500 pt. Scouting force

View in Store After the Isor-Tsan Kiri War and the disaperance of the remanents of the enemy Tsan Kiri it was some time before the Isorians were to discover an…

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…

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!…

Contest: Antares Painting Competition!

With the recent announcement (and launch!) of the first Antares narrative supplement, ‘The Battle for Xilos‘ – we’ve seen a huge influx of new players… and with that comes an…

Battle for Xilos: Initial Reports Received

With last week’s launch of the ‘Battle for Xilos’ Online Campaign, the first Battle Reports have been coming through to Warlord HQ – the Drop Sites are ablaze – with…

Concord vs. Concord – some background notes

With the vast scale of the Beyond the Gates of Antares universe, there is scope for countless races, near-infinite worlds to explore, and of course – this somewhat inevitably leads…

Antares: Xilos Creatures

With the recent launch of ‘The Battle for Xilos’ – both the narrative supplement, and the online campaign – there are a whole bunch of new exciting additional rules, new…

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…

New: Xilos Gulper

The long-abandoned subterranean ruins of the Builders have become the lairs to many creatures, and some even appear to have evolved to take advantage of this considerable ecological niche in…

Free Box Set when you purchase ‘The Xilos Horizon’

That’s right! To celebrate the recent launch of the first narrative supplement, ‘The Battle for Xilos’ – we have a stonking offer! For a very  limited time only, when you…

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…

Battle for Xilos Online Campaign – Overview

The Battle for Xilos online campaign is now live! As you probably guessed the campaign is strongly linked with the new Battle for Xilos supplement for Gates of Antares. It follows the…

Focus: The Battle for Xilos! An Introduction.

The Battle For Xilos hits the shelves this weekend so it’s time for the deep thinking writer extraordinaire, Mr Rick Priestley to take us into ‘The Battle For Xilos!’ An…

New: Xilos Gaming Aid Downloads

With the recent launch of the first Beyond the Gates of Antares narrative supplement, the Battle for Xilos rages. The supplement is shipping out of the Warlord warehouse, and it…

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: The Battle for Xilos – the 1st Antares Supplement!

Preparation for the online Gates of Antares campaign is moving into overdrive as we prepare for imminent arrival of the first narrative supplement book – The Battle for Xilos –…

New: Boromite Reinforcements

With the official release of the first Beyond the Gates of Antares narrative supplement, ‘The Battle for Xilos’ – the forces of the Boromite Labour Guilds receive an influx of…

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…

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…

Xilos Characters: Isorian Drone Commander Xan Tu

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…

Xilos Characters: Boromite Guildess Arran Gestalin

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…

Incoming: Beyond the Gates of Antares Online Campaign

In conjunction with the release of the new ‘The Battle for Xilos‘ narrative supplement for Beyond the Gates of Antares, we’re working with our friends over at Beasts of War on…

UK Games Expo 2016

UK Games Expo aims to have all aspects of the gaming hobby represented under one roof: Card Games Boardgames Role-playing Games Miniature Games Family games The goal is to create…

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…

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…

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…

Warlord Studio Update – 28th May 2016

Time for another glimpse into the Warlord design studio to see what everyone’s working on, and perhaps a hint at what’s to come… Wojtek has completed the sculpting on an…

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……

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: Commander-in-Chief Josen C3 XEF

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…

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: The Complete Concord

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 – where you’ll find…

C3M4 Combat Drone – World Wide Launch Day

GATES OF ANTARES: MAY 21ST WORLD WIDE IN-STORE EVENT! Warlord Games are celebrating the launch of the new plastic Gates of Antares vehicle, the awesome Concord C3M4 Combat Drone with…

Pre-Order: The Battle for Xilos – the 1st Antares Supplement!

Preparation for the online Gates of Antares campaign is moving into overdrive as we prepare for imminent arrival of the first narrative supplement book – The Battle for Xilos –…

New: Beyond the Gates of Antares PDF in German, French, and Spanish

Last month, we released the Beyond the Gates of Antares rulebook and ‘The Xilos Horizon’ starter sets in German, French and Spanish… and we’re certainly not stopping there! The Antares…

Live: Beyond the Gates of Antares Opponent Finder (Beta)

The beta edition of the brand new opponent finder for Beyond the Gates of Antares is now live! With the system created by the chaps at RUMBL, the team asked…

Announcement: Battle for Xilos Antares supplement and online campaign

Major developments are just around the corner for all Beyond the Gates of Antares players with the imminent arrival of the first narrative supplement book – Battle for Xilos. Battle…

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 : 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,…

New: The C3M4 Combat Drone

The first full-plastic large model for Beyond the Gates of Antares arrives at your battlefields!   View in Store The M4 series Combat Drone is the standard template designed fighting drone…

New: Isorian Phase Sniper & Probe Shards

Senatex Commanders rejoice! – Reinforcements are inbound, and boy have we got a treat for you! This week sees the release of three much-anticipated packs for the Isorian Senatex in Beyond…

Antares: The Complete Boromites

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: 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,…

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!…

Coming Soon: Beyond the Gates of Antares – Opponent Finder

Almost ready to go live, and being polished as we speak, we thought it was time to show you the brand new opponent finder for Beyond the Gates of Antares….

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…

Warlord Studio Update – 23 April 2016

  A little overdue but here’s a wee studio update for you… Steve continues to design the Skarks. There are looking AMAZING. We’ll preview them when the sculpting is finished….

New: Beyond the Gates of Antares in German, French, and Spanish

After countless requests from community members, trade stockists, and hobbyists around the globe, we’ve begun work translating Rick Priestley’s ‘Beyond the Gates of Antares’ into a number of different languages…

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…

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…

Report: Beyond the Gates of Antares at Salute 2016

This last Saturday saw gamers and hobbyists descend upon London’s EXCEL centre by the thousand for Salute 2016 – the UK’s largest wargaming show! The Warlord team have returned to…

Warlord Studio Update – 15th April 2016

Just before this weekend’s chaos at Salute 2016, head of the Warlord design studio, Paul Sawyer, posted an update on the latest goings-on behind the scenes at Warlord HQ…. As…

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: 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…

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…

Warlord Studio Update – 07th April 2016

The Beyond the Gates of Antares Facebook group is a hive of activity – be sure to join-up for regular updates, previews and input from the likes of the game’s creator –…

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…

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…

Warlord Studio update – 01 April 2016

The Beyond the Gates of Antares Facebook group is a hive of activity – be sure to join-up for regular updates, previews and input from the likes of the game’s creator –…

Gallery: Isorian Paint Schemes

Ever since the first concept sketches and sculpts were previewed way-back-when, the Isorians have caused a tremendous hubub amongst the wargaming community… They finally saw their initial releases a few…

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…

Warlord Studio update – 23 March 2016

The Beyond the Gates of Antares Facebook group has, over the past few weeks, been flooded with photographs of the first community-painted Isorian forces to be sighted (and rather lovely they’re…

Free: Antares Quick Start Rules PDFs!

Yet to dabble into the Gates of Antares? Want to learn in a different language? We’ve FREE Beyond The Gates Of Antares Quick Get Started Rules PDFs available for FREE…

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 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…

Short Stories: Winged Hussar Publications

Winged Hussar Publishing are now accepting short story submissions based upon our sci-fi game –  ‘Beyond the Gates of Antares’ until June 1 2016. Submissions can be between six and…

Warlord Studio update – 18 March 2016

Over the past few months, the Beyond the Gates of Antares Facebook group has not only become a hub of all Antarean activity – regularly flooded with photos of the armies and…

New: Isorian Releases

A new threat emerges… During the long period of isolation that followed the collapse of the Sixth Age many human settlements failed altogether. Advanced civilisations declined to barbarism. Only in a…

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 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…

Pre-order: Isorian Skirmish Force

Something sinister is stirring at Warlord HQ… After much outcry from the community, we’ve pulled-forward the initial releases for the Isorian faction for Beyond the Gates of Antares – and…

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: Boromite Matriarch

Available to order this Mothers Day weekend the new Matriarch arrives to take control of your Boromite forces! View in store Boromites consider themselves members of one of the many…

Final Week: Diorama Challenge 2016

With our Warlord Games Day unfortunately still on hold pending repairs to the venue’s roof, we launched something of a challenge back in December in an attempt to stir your collective…

New: Beyond the Gates of Antares Rules PDF

Available to buy and download now – the full rulebook for Beyond the Gates of Antares in PDF format. The PDF is fully updated by the writer Rick Priestley to fix…

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…

Update: Gates of Antares Errata and FAQs

Building on the release of Beyond the Gates of Antares and the many battles that are being fought across the Antarean universe, designer Rick Priestley has updated the living errata…

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: ‘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…

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…

Tactics: The Concord X-Howitzer

With the X-Howitzer comes devastation! Games Designer Rick Priestley introduces us to this awesome piece of artillery and how he conceived its use tactically within the Gates Of Antares game:…

Update: Warlord Games Diorama Challenge 2016

Following the December launch of the inaugural Warlord Games diorama challenge – the Warlord forums have been alight with project logs and progress reports – so, almost two months into the…

Beyond the Gates of Antares – Extended Interview with Rick Priestley

Back in October 2015, we sat down with a number of key Warlord Games staff involved in the creation and execution of Beyond the Gates of Antares – the footage…

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: C3 Support Team with X-Howitzer

The X-howitzer is a very large magnetic launcher built for lobbing shells over great distances. It is a common battlefield heavy artillery support weapon used by practically all forces. It…

New: Commander Kamrana Josen and C3 Strike Squad with Drones

Brand new special character … “Even in his youth Kamrana Josen had never been one to enjoy the easy life of the Concord – volunteering for exploration service in his…

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…

Pre-Order: Concord Support Force with X-Howitzer!

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…

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…

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…

Pre Order: Concord Strike Squad plastic set

Strike Squads form the core of the Concord Combined Command’s armed forces wherever they are deployed. Pre Order in Store Strike Troopers are amongst the best-equipped fighters in all of…

New: C3 Intercept Squad

Interceptors form part of the Concord’s Strike Forces, the most advanced and most lavishly equipped fighting formations in all of Antarean space. View in Store Interceptor Squads ride high-speed Interceptor…

New: C3 Strike Troopers and Scout Probe Shard

Out today, to expand your Concord armies, come the strike troopers with the feared plasma lances and scout probes to hunt down your enemies! C3 strike trooper with plasma lance…

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…

Beyond the Gates of Antares – Video Showcase

For those who aren’t yet subscribed to the Warlord Games YouTube channel, we’ve put-together a round-up of the past few months videos which we’ve released! If you like what you…

Daves Antares Terrain

Warlords Dave Lawrence has been grafting away at his armies, but in between these long… term projects he’s managed to fit in a bit of terrain building: Dave: Since GoA…

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…

Work-in-Progress: Concord C3T7 Transporter Drone

12 Days of Christmas – Day 5 It’s time for the fifth entry in this year’s ’12 Days of Christmas’ series of previews! Click here This is a render of the…

Pre Order: Concord Interceptor Squad

Interceptors form part of the Concord’s Strike Forces, the most advanced and most lavishly equipped fighting formations in all of Antarean space. Pre Order in Store Interceptor Squads ride high-speed…

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…

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…

New: Antares Dice Bags & Dice

With our range of Bolt Action Dice and Dice Bags proving ever popular we’d like to introduce the brand new Beyond the Gates of Antares Dice Bags & Dice which…

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…

Antares: TOR 701 terrain update

The Warlord staff campaign is getting well under-way – over the past few weeks, we’ve all been hurriedly studying the rulebook, scribbling-out potential army lists, assembling and painting models, and…

New: Hoodoos

Hoodoo’s – a fantastic name given to equally fantastic rock formations – perfect for your Antarean battlefield! Common Name (preferred): Hoodoo, goblin Geologic Name: Hoodoo Size Range: 5-150 ft. tall…

Community: Boromite 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 Boromite forces!…

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…

Updated: Antares Product Range

With the finalised version of the Beyond the Gates of Antares Rules having been released a few weeks ago now, and further supporting releases pouring-out over the coming months, we’ve…

Stage-by-Stage: Andrés Amián’s Concord army

Our resident paint specialist Andrés Amián takes us through his Concord army that graces the pages of the Beyond the Gates Of Antares Rulebook, and shows us just how easy it…

Stockist Highlight: Rochester Games & Models

Warlord friend Andy Singleton has been out and about waving the Antares flag and dropped us a line to share the excitement this weekend at his local stockist Rochester Games…

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…

New: Transmat Station & Pads

Introducing the first scenery sets for Beyond the Gates Of Antares! Orbital Transmat Station   View in Store Transmats come in many forms, the one we have available is of…

New: Antares Skirmish Forces

With the official release of Beyond the Gates of Antares a few weeks ago, today we launch Skirmish forces for the Algoryn, Boromites, and Freeborn! We have revised the previous army…

Refit: Antares Armies – Boromite Skirmish Force

The Boromites were bred as a specialised workforce – adapted to handle incredibly difficult and dangerous tasks in hostile environments. Though they are naturally a itinerant and insular species, they…

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…

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…

New: Kinetic Barriers & Barricades

Following the game’s launch just a few short weeks ago, we’ve been inundated with photos, battle reports, army lists, and excited questions from Antares players across the globe… One of…

New: Stanchion Buildings

Buildings in the Antarean universe take many forms – from immense floating buildings soaring into the air like spires, virtual habitats enclosing diverse biospheres as well as hab areas and recreational facilities. Easy to…

Antares: Area Terrain

Terrain is very important in Beyond the Gates of Antares and impacts on a game in three ways. It can effect line of sight – blocking shooting opportunities, it can…

Antares: Templates Explained

These great templates are made in a clear blue plastic and allow you to show a variety of things on the battlefield. The sprue is packed with a wide variety…

Community Concord Colour Schemes

With the starter set – ‘Strike Vector One: The Xilos Horizon‘ having arrived in the eager hands of scores of players across the Antarean universe, over the past few weeks we’ve…

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…

Pre-Order: Concord Combined Command Starter Army

The military of the Panhuman Concord is organised and directed by a branch of the IMTel called the Concord Combined Command – otherwise known as CoCom or more commonly as…

Download: Quick Reference Sheet & Weapons Summary PDF

We have made available a download of the Quick Reference Sheet & Weapons summary as a PDF to be used as a handy reference during your games of Gates of…

T.O.R Seven Zero One

The Warlord troops have – rather unsurprisingly – gotten themselves a little carried-away in all of the excitement currently buzzing around Beyond the Gates of Antares – and we’re launching a campaign…

Rick Priestley: Introducing Antares

With Saturday’s official launch day for Beyond the Gates of Antares – the game’s illustrious designer, Rick Priestley sat down to offer us a bit of a primer on the…

Beyond the Gates of Antares – Video Round-up

With Saturday’s official launch of ‘Beyond the Gates of Antares’ – with the ‘Strike Vector One: The Xilos Horizon’ being seen upon store shelves across the world, we’re starting to…

Beyond the Gates of Antares: Concord Armour Designer

Following last Saturday’s official launch of ‘Beyond the Gates of Antares, we’ve created a handy tool for all you Concord players who might not have yet decided how you’d like…

Army Painter: 8 Year Anniversary

The Army Painter celebrate their 8th Anniversary with a fantastic PRIZE DRAW! Plus this week we also got a fantastic video guide to painting Concord Strike troopers with The Army…

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…

New: Antares Battle Supplies

Out today alongside the fantastic starter box Strike Vector One – The Xilos Horizon come all the Supplies you need to play battles in the Antarean universe! Templates These great…

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…

Video: Beasts of War journey Beyond the Gates of Antares

Warren and John over at Beasts of War are delving into our new Science Fiction wargame, Beyond the Gates of Antares. They’ve been keeping a plog of their progress –…

New: Beyond the Gates of Antares Rulebook

Available to order from today, we present the Beyond the Gates of Antares Rulebook View in Store At 260-pages, this full-colour hardback tome contains everything you need to know in…

Introducing: The PanHuman Concord

The PanHuman Concord form one of the main armies represented in Beyond the Gates of Antares and are also one of the armies in both the ‘The Xilos Horizon’ and the ‘Strike…

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…

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…

Preview: Beyond the Gates of Antares

Strike Vector One: The Xilos Horizon is the starter set for Beyond the Gates of Antares. This set contains everything you need to start gaming including complete tabletop wargame rules,…

Beyond the Gates of Antares: Ask Rick! – Episode 3

It’s been a few months now since our last installment of the ‘Ask Rick’ Beyond the Gates of Antares article series… and behind the scenes at Warlord HQ, we’ve been…

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…

New: Concord C3 Drop Squad

View in Store Powering in from above ahead of the launch of the Beyond the Gates of Antares boxed game (yes, there is a rumour that there may be a…

New: Female Concord NuHu Mandarin

View in Store NuHu elites are often placed in charge of missions of exploration or retrieval – especially where new or alien technologies are involved. A typical force would include…

Beyond the Gates of Antares: Incoming!

The launch of our new sci fi wargame Beyond the Gates of Antares is now only weeks away, and the design studio is in a frenzy of sculpting, painting, new…

News: Beyond The Gates Of Antares Beta

As the full release of Beyond The Gates Of Antares draws ever nearer we have made the decision to withdraw the Beta Edition as a PDF download from our website…

Pre-order: Concord C3 Drop Squad

Powering in from above ahead of the launch of the Beyond the Gates of Antares boxed game (I heard a rumour that there may be a special launch edition…) are…

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…

Beyond the Gates of Antares: Artwork unveiled!

Games Developer extraordinaire, Rick Priestley, has been locked away. Fear not though – he isn’t (well, as far as we know…) being held at Her Majesty’s pleasure. No, Rick has…

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…

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…

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

Behind closed doors, things are progressing at pace for the up-coming release of Beyond the Gates of Antares – with more new models (and races!) being worked upon in the…

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: Plastic and Wooden Base Sets

Our new plastic bases have gone down a storm so, along with laser-cut wooden bases, we’re making them available in stores! View in Store First up is a collection of…

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: Fun with Army Lists

Rick says: For the last few weeks I’ve had my head buried inside the deepest, darkest and stickiest gubbins of the Antares army lists (NB. this article was first published…

Updated: Concord Strike Force Starter Army

We have some good news for prospective Concord Commanders – having playtested further, we have deciced to update the content of the Concord Strike Force Starter Army deal! We have…

Beyond the Gates of Antares: Ask Rick! – Episode 2

Beyond the Gates of Antares is moving forward at a roaring pace – with momentum snowballing! As we see more and more pictures of painted armies, battle reports, and community…

New: Concord Combined Command reinforcements!

The Concord are the largest and most powerful Panhuman civilisation of the Seventh Age – having colonised almost a quarter of all the known human worlds in Antarean space. The…

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: Concord Strike Squad firing & Targetter Probes shard!

Concord Strike Squad firing Headed by Strike Commanders, C3 Strike Units form the bulk of Concord forces, which is why this week we are releasing a second strike squad to…

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: Ask Rick! – Episode 1

As we move forward through the development stage of Beyond the Gates of Antares, we’re seeing more and more activity and excitement in the community which, in turn, feeds our…

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…

New: Concord Combined Command

The Concord are the largest and most powerful Panhuman civilisation of the Seventh Age – having colonised almost a quarter of all the known human worlds in Antarean space. The…

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…

New: A Glimpse of Concord Backstory

Following the emergence of the Concord Combined Command faction for our new science fiction game – Beyond the Gates of Antares – last week, we’ve plumbed the deepest, darkest depths…

Pre-order: Concord Strike Force Starter Army Deal

The Concord are the largest and most powerful Panhuman civilisation of the Seventh Age – having colonised almost a quarter of all the known human worlds in Antarean space. The…

Pre-order: C3 Strike Squad

The largest and most powerful civilisation of the Seventh Age is The Panhuman Concord comprising almost a quarter of all the human worlds of Antarean space. The military of the…

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…

3D Preview: Commander Kamrana Josen

Beyond the Gates of Antares players are in for a treat today with Commander Kamrana Josen – the first special character for the Concord. Check out the 3D digital render from…

New: Boromite team with Heavy Frag Borer

Boromite forces receive some serious firepower with the Heavy Frag Borer: View in Store The Boromites are amongst the mostly heavily mutated of all human morphs in Antarean Space, with…

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…

Rules: Scenarios for Beyond the Gates of Antares

Rick Priestley has been hard at work (amazing what the threat of his rum ration being cancelled will do) playtesting Beyond the Gates of Antares, ably assisted by everyone on the…

Sneak Peek: Concord Interceptor Squad

In case you missed it – over the Christmas break, the official Beyond the Gates of Antares Facebook Group reached a milestone, unlocking an exclusive preview and… well, we wouldn’t want…

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…

3D Renders: Concord Drop Troops

12 Days of Christmas – Day 9 For today’s Christmas treat we have an exciting first look at the Concord Drop Troops. Often it is necessary to land troops directly through…

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….

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…

New: Boromite Work Gang, Lavamites and Mag Light Support

New for our Beyond the Gates of Antares science-fiction game – Boromite reinforcements! This week, they receive three new sets – the Work Gang, Lavamites and Mag Light Support team: Boromite…

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…

Preview: Boromite Lavamites

Here’s more eye candy from our up-coming science-fiction game – Beyond the Gates of Antares. This week we take a look at the ferocious Lavamites – creatures enslaved by the…

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…

New: Boromite Overseer team, X-launcher and Gang Fighters!

Boromite Overseer team As humanity spread rampant across all of Antarean space, colonies arose upon a vast variety of worlds – each uniquely dissimilar to Earth. Over generations, these isolated…

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…

Background: Concord NuHu

THE RISE OF THE NUHU Of all the countless descendant species of Antarean space, the NuHu are unique in claiming lineage from a single human progenitor: a woman called Nayam…

Preview: Concord Heavy Plasma Cannon and Plasma Drone

We’ve got even more eye candy from our up-coming science-fiction game – Beyond the Gates of Antares. This week we’ve got a preview of some hardware for the Concord Combined…

Preview: Boromite team with Mag Light Support

We’ve got even more eye candy from our up-coming science-fiction game – Beyond the Gates of Antares. This week – how about some fire support for the Boromite forces in…

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: More Concord Renders

Following on from the Concord Troopers we showed you last week, we have some new renders from our forthcoming range for Beyond the Gates of Antares – the Concord Combined…

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…

Preview: Boromite Team with Heavy Frag Borer

The Boromite guilds create huge fractal cannons to defend themselves and sometimes try to take what they believe is rightfully theirs too. They weaponise their industrial machinery, trusting in solid…

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…

Webstore: Bovan Tuk, Mhagris Mercenary Leader (resin)

The Mhagris are a primitive tribe that live upon a feral world

Webstore: Bovan Tuk, Mhagris Mercenary Leader

The Mhagris are a primitive tribe that live upon a feral world

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…

Beyond the Gates of Antares: Concord Strike Trooper

This week we’d like to show you the first result of the work we’ve been doing for the next Antarean force – the Panhuman Concord. This is very much an…

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…

Free Miniature with Salute Pick-up Orders

Exciting news for everyone going to the Salute wargames show this year – everyone who places an order to be picked up at the show will also receive a free…

Beyond the Gates of Antares: the Game Setting

Beyond the Gates of Antares game designer, Rick Priestley explains more about the game setting and answers the burning question – what are the Gates of Antares? Rick: So far…

Beyond the Gates of Antares: Support Weapons

This time we have a bit of a round up of the work we’ve been doing on crewed support weapons for the Antares project. As you will see, all of…

Competition: Hansa Nairoba Painting Challenge

Taking a momentary break from playtesting Beyond the Gates of Antares, his forthcoming science-fiction game, Rick Priestley came up with a great idea: the Hansa Nairoba Painting Challenge. Rick explains:…

Beyond the Gates of Antares: Algoryn

Algoryn spotted in the nanosphere! This week I’m very pleased to be able to reveal something of our work-in-progress on our next force for Beyond the Gates of Antares: the…

Beyond the Gates of Antares: Rules System

(Note: This article is relates to the pre-release play test rules for Beyond the Gates of Antares and is now out of date. It has been replaced by an updated…

Beyond the Gates of Antares: Boromites

Rick Priestley succumbs to Boromite infestation – news of Warlord’s forthcoming science-fiction project. 2013 was a busy year for the Warlord team. What with the astonishing success of our WWII-based…

New: Hansa Nairoba, Freeborn Mercenary Captain

Today is an exciting day here at Warlord Games as we’re releasing our first miniature for the Beyond the Gates of Antares science-fiction game that is being developed here. That…

Webstore: Concord Combined Command Starter Army

The military of the Panhuman Concord is organised and directed by a branch of the IMTel called the Concord Combined Command – otherwise known as CoCom or more commonly as…

Webstore: 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…

Webstore: Boromite Work Gang

Note: Models supplied unassembled and unpainted