Warhammer 40,000: Conquest

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Warhammer 40,000: Conquest
Warhammer 40,000- Conquest - card game box.png
Warhammer 40,000: Conquest - core set
Designer(s) Eric M. Lang
Publisher(s) Fantasy Flight Games
Publication date 2014
Players 2
Age range 13 and up
Setup time < 2 minutes
Playing time ~ 1 hour
Random chance Some
Skill(s) required Card playing, Logic, Strategy
Website Warhammer 40,000: Conquest
Gameplay for 2 players

Warhammer 40,000: Conquest is a Living Card Game (LCG) produced by Fantasy Flight Games, set in Games Workshop's Warhammer 40,000 universe. It was announced in March 2014[1] and was released October 3, 2014.

Extensions[edit]

Core set[edit]

Core Set[2] includes 7 playable factions: Space Marines, Chaos, Eldar, Dark Eldar, Tau, Orks, and Astra Militarum (former Imperial Guard).

Deluxe extensions[edit]

Each deluxe expansion contains 3 copies of every card.

  • The Great Devourer[3] which adds Tyranids as a playable faction.
  • Legions of Death[4] which adds Necrons as a playable faction.

Cycles[edit]

Every cycle has 6 packs associated with it. And every pack contains 3 copies of every card released in that pack.

  • WarLord cycle: Each pack contains various cards to improve Space Marines, Chaos Space Marines, Eldar, Dark Eldar, Tau, Orks and Imperial Guard
  • The Howl of Blackmane
  • The Scourge
  • Gift of the Ethereals
  • Zogwort's Curse
  • The Threat Beyond
  • Descendants of Isha
  • Planetfall Cycle: Each pack contains various cards to improve Space Marines, Chaos Space Marines, Eldar, Dark Eldar, Tau, Orks, Imperial Guard and Tyranids.
  • Decree of Ruin
  • Boundless Hate
  • Deadly Salvage
  • What Lurks Below
  • Wrath of the Crusaders
  • The Final Gambit
  • Death World Cycle: Each pack contains various cards to improve Space Marines, Chaos Space Marines, Eldar, Dark Eldar, Tau, Orks, Imperial Guard, Tyranids and Necrons
  • Jungles of Nectavus
  • Unforgiven
  • Slash and Burn
  • Searching for Truth
  • Against the Great Enemy
  • The Warp Unleashed

Card Types[edit]

In Warhammer 40K Conquest, there are 6 main types of cards:

  • Warlords: commanders; powerful combatants. Iif they die you lose the game.
  • Army units: main combatants; you deploy these units to do battle.
  • Support cards: played in your HQ and have various game effects.
  • Attachments: placed onto a Warlord or an Army unit. To grant them extra attack or health.
  • Events: played during the battle, and often have drastic effects that change the battle. But only last for 1 turn.
  • Planets: places where you will be deploying your Warlord and Army units to. If you manage to win 3 planets with the same symbol you win.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Warhammer 40,000: Conquest". Fantasy Flight Games. Retrieved 13 December 2015. 
  2. ^ "Warhammer 40,000: Conquest - Core set". Fantasy Flight Games. Retrieved 3 October 2014. 
  3. ^ "Warhammer 40,000: Conquest - The Great Devourer". Fantasy Flight Games. Retrieved 13 December 2015. 
  4. ^ "warhammer 40,000: Conquest - Legions of Death". Fantasy Flight Games. Retrieved 17 May 2016. 

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