Warhammer 40,000: Kill Team
|Warhammer 40,000: Kill Team|
|Developer(s)||THQ Digital Studios UK|
|Platform(s)||PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, Microsoft Windows|
|Release||July / August 2011 |
Warhammer 40,000: Kill Team is a top-down arcade shooter with twin-stick control, set in the Warhammer 40,000 future fantasy universe. Players play as Space Marines attempting to halt an Ork invasion spaceship, facing orks and, later, Tyranids. Four Space Marine classes are playable: ranged specialists Sternguard Veteran and Techmarine, and melee focused classes Vanguard Veteran and Librarian. The game supports single player and same screen multiplayer modes.
The game was developed and released by THQ for the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 in July/August 2011. A Windows PC port was developed by UK based company d3t Ltd and released in May 2014.
Table Top Game
Kill Team is also the name of a skirmish level table top game set in the Warhammer 40,000 universe published by Games Workshop.
- Wesley Yin-Poole (2 June 2011), "Warhammer 40k Kill Team announced", www.eurogamer.net, Eurogamer
- "US, Japan, Australia and UK releases of the Warhammer 40,000: Kill Team video game - Giant Bomb", www.giantbomb.com, Giant Bomb
- Mike Richardson (29 July 2010), "Warhammer 40,000: Kill Team Date Announced", blog.eu.playstation.com, PlayStation.Blog