Warhammer 40,000: Gladius – Relics of War turn-based strategy releases today on Linux and Windows. Bringing with it a world of terror and violence. Where four factions engage in a brutal war for dominance over the planet’s resources. Available on Steam, GOG and Humble Store
While in the first 4X turn-based strategy game set in Warhammer 40,000. Players will lead one of four factions: Astra Militarum, Space Marines, Orks and Necrons. Since each comes with their own unique gameplay, technological tree, units and heroes.
Explore a randomly generated world filled with special features and threatening wildlife that can crush your troop’s morale. Secure control of powerful ancient artefacts to grant you an edge against rival factions.
Warhammer 40,000: Gladius – Relics of War will have you eXplore and eXpand. While playing on the newly rediscovered Gladius Prime planet.
Warhammer 40,000 Gladius Relics of War Trailer (Linux, Windows)
So to eXploit its immense richness of ancient and forsaken artefacts. You will need to eXterminate all living creatures that you meet. On Gladius there is no space for diplomacy, as the only good Xenos are dead Xenos.
You can choose to play with four Factions on Linux or Windows. But here is video and a little closer look at the Orks and what the Astra Militarum releases.
Orks Faction Preview in Warhammer 40,000: Gladius – Relics of War
Construct cities, buildings and fortifications to expand your empire and produce an army to vanquish your foes. Harvest resources and research new technologies to fuel and upgrade your machinery of war.
Progress through a different storyline with each faction as their destiny on Gladius Prime, a world tainted by the warp, unfolds. In the end, when all the dust has settled, only one faction can emerge victorious.
Command a wide array of devastating weaponry, issue city edicts and deploy tactical operations. Recruit hero units that possess distinct special abilities and can be equipped with items, ranging from advanced grenades to mighty relics of the past. As they become more and more powerful with each rank, they turn into true champions of your cause.
Warhammer 40,000: Gladius – Relics of War is available today priced at $44.99 USD on both Steam, GOG and Humble Store. But also just happens to release on Linux and Windows. Hopefully the small but special discount will continue for the glorious Deluxe edition.