the horus heresy

Digital Assault comes to iOS to coincide with this weekend’s Warhammer Fest!

UK studio to demo the newly released Talisman: The Horus Heresy on iOS
at this weekend’s festival.

Nomad Games has this week launched Talisman: The Horus Heresy on iOS as part of Games Workshop's 'Digital Assault' sale event on Apple App Store, which runs May 12th – May 19th.

Customers will be able to purchase Talisman: The Horus Heresy at a special 40% discount price to celebrate the launch.

The Nomad team will be demonstrating the game at this weekend’s Warhammer Fest and visitors will be given the opportunity to play Talisman: The Horus Heresy and Talisman: Digital Edition games on PC, iOS and Android. New Talisman: Digital Edition DLC The Nether Realm will also debut at Warhammer Fest.

Nomads will be giving away free games, posters and discount codes from their stand, and fans will be able to have their picture taken with a Chainsword.  

For those fans unable to make the event, Talisman: The Horus Heresy and Talisman: Digital Edition will be on sale for PC / Mac throughout the iOS sale period.

Warhammer Fest takes place on Saturday May 14th and Sunday May 15th at the Ricoh Arena, Coventry. An annual celebration of everything to do with the Warhammer and Warhammer 40,000 worlds, the event attracts fans from across the UK and beyond. 

A host of other Games Workshop licensed digital games will also be on show at Warhammer Fest. They include:-

Total War: Warhammer (The Creative Assembly)
Warhammer: End Times – Vermintide (Fatshark)
Man O’War: Corsair (Evil Twin Networks)
Battlefleet Gothic: Leviathan (Grand Cauldron)
Dark Future: Blood Red States (Auroch Digital)
Warhammer 40,000: Tactical Objectives App (Derp Studios)
Battlefleet Gothic: Armada (Tindalos Interactive, Focus Home Interactive)
Mordheim: City of the Damned (Rogue Factor, Focus Home Interactive)
Blood Bowl 2 (Cyanide Studios, Focus Home Interactive)
Warhammer 40,000: Armageddon – Da Orks (Flashback Games, Slitherine)
Warhammer 40,000: Eternal Crusade (Behaviour Interactive, Bandai Namco)
Warhammer: Snotling Fling (Wicked Witch)
Warhammer 40,000: Inquisitor – Martyr (NeocoreGames)

“Warhammer Fest is an important – and fun – date on the calendar of all Warhammer fans, and the same applies to us here at Nomad Games,” said Nomad Games’ Managing Director Don Whiteford.

“We’re delighted to be attending the event again, this time with the opportunity to show off Talisman: The Horus Heresy, as well as our best-selling Talisman games.”

Warhammer Fest takes place at the Ricoh Arena, Coventry on May 14th-15th. Tickets are priced at £20 for adults and £10 for children aged 12 to 16. Children under 12 go for free. Find out more here - http://bit.ly/1WIgeeM

For more information about Nomad Games visit www.nomadgames.co.uk.

Games Workshop iOS Digital Assault sale:
https://itunes.apple.com/collection/games-workshop/id25182?fcId=1107612129&ls=1&app=itunes   

To view the gameplay trailer for Talisman: The Horus Heresy head to https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a3laxkT8IkQ

To view the gameplay trailer for Talisman Digital Edition head to https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bqmGmxzXKEY

NOTES TO EDITORS
About Nomad Games
Nomad Games is an independent video games developer and publisher based in Lymm, Cheshire. It was formed in 2011 by a small team of veteran digital developers, with over 20 years of experience. The company has evolved from the team’s passion for digital gaming on PCs and mobile devices, and is expanding its business to offer publishing services to niche developers and license holders of table top games. The company is best known for its digital version of the classic Games Workshop board game Talisman, which has sold over a million units on PC, Mac, Android and iOS formats. It has this year released Talisman: The Horus Heresy.

About Games Workshop
Games Workshop® Group PLC (LSE:GAW.L) is based in Nottingham, UK. Games Workshop designs, manufactures, retails, and distributes its range of Warhammer® and Warhammer® 40,000® games, miniature soldiers, novels and model kits through more than 400 of its own Hobby centres, the Internet and independent retail channels in more than 50 countries worldwide. More information about Games Workshop can be found at www.games-workshop.com and further details about all of Games Workshop's licensees and their products are at licensing.games-workshop.com.
 
Press Contacts
EU Media: Mimram Media: Lisa Carter
Lisa.carter@mimrammedia.com
Tel: 07970 164201

US/NA Media: Critical Hit: William Murphy
Bill@TeamCriticalHit.com
Tel: 330-242-9311       
 
Nomad Games: Rebecca Bate
becs.bate@nomadgames.co.uk
Tel: 01925 759660

ENDS

Nomad Games launch Talisman: The Horus Heresy

Sequel to Talisman: Digital Edition brings the popular Talisman franchise to the Warhammer 40,000 Universe

LYMM, CHESHIRE, ENGLAND – FEBRUARY 23rd  2016: Nomad Games is pleased to officially launch Talisman: The Horus Heresy is now available via Steam for $24.99 / £18.99. 

Talisman: The Horus Heresy is a digital board game based on the Talisman rule system and set in the Warhammer 40,000 universe, during the cataclysmic events of the Horus Heresy.

Up to four players will be able to take control of one or more of the galaxy’s greatest heroes or most notorious villains. Taking the side of either traitor or loyalist, these Warlords will form a vast Legion of Space Marines, battalions of tanks and battlefleets of Spacecraft.

The new combative team play will appeal to fans of Talisman and the Horus Heresy alike. It’s a unique adaptation of Talisman that has been tailored specifically for digital platforms.  In Talisman: The Horus Heresy the player’s experience of Talisman is scaled up exponentially, exploring not a kingdom but a whole galaxy in the 31st Millennium. No longer will you be fighting for the Crown of Command, but for the very future of humanity…

“We’re absolutely ecstatic to release this version of Talisman to our fans. The Horus Heresy era, set 10,000 years before the main events of Warhammer 40,000, is an iconic and amazing time in the universe’s timeline. Our game allows players to take their favorite heroes (or villains) and vie for a chance to rule the galaxy.” – Nomad Games MD Donald Whiteford

Nomad Games first brought the multiplayer version of the Games Workshop board game Talisman to PC, tablets and mobile devices in 2014, with the brand selling over one million units to date. Talisman: The Horus Heresy will see several DLC packs throughout 2016, with new heroes, villains, and more as part of the optional add-on plans. Talisman: The Horus Heresy will also be released on mobile formats in the Spring. More news on those formats is forthcoming.

For more information - www.nomadgames.co.uk.
Steam Store Page - http://store.steampowered.com/app/358460
Gameplay Trailer - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a3laxkT8IkQ

NOTES TO EDITORS

About Nomad Games
Nomad Games is an independent video games developer and publisher based in Lymm, Cheshire. It was formed in 2011 by a small team of veteran digital developers, with over 20 years of experience. The company has evolved from the team’s passion for digital gaming on PCs and mobile devices, and is expanding its business to offer publishing services to niche developers and license holders of table top games. The company is best known for its digital version of the classic Games Workshop board game Talisman, which has sold over a million units on PC, Mac, Android and iOS formats. 

About Games Workshop
Games Workshop® Group PLC (LSE:GAW.L) is based in Nottingham, UK. Games Workshop designs, manufactures, retails, and distributes its range of Warhammer® and Warhammer® 40,000® games, miniature soldiers, novels and model kits through more than 400 of its own Hobby centres, the Internet and independent retail channels in more than 50 countries worldwide. More information about Games Workshop can be found at www.games-workshop.com and further details about all of Games Workshop's licensees and their products are at licensing.games-workshop.com.
 
Press Contacts
EU Media: Mimram Media: Lisa Carter
Lisa.carter@mimrammedia.com
Tel: 07970 164201

US/NA Media: Critical Hit: William Murphy
Bill@TeamCriticalHit.com
Tel: 330-242-9311       
 
Nomad Games: Rebecca Bate
becs.bate@nomadgames.co.uk
Tel: 01925 759660