Space Hulk - All News
Wednesday - February 11, 2015
Space Hulk - New Salamanders Expansion
Full Control announced today they will be releasing a new expansion called Space Hulk: Ascension this February. Here are the details straight from the press release.
Drown them in Flames!” - Salamanders Expansion for Space Hulk®: Ascension to Launch this February
Introducing 20 New Story Missions and 20 New Flash Missions in a New Playable Chapter to Space Hulk: Ascension
Copenhagen, Denmark – February 10, 2015 - Independent developer Full Control today announced that the second expansion for S pace Hulk: Ascension will launch in February for Windows PC, Mac and Linux on Steam. The Salamanders Expansion unlocks the Salamander Chapter and brings 20 new unique story missions and 20 flash missions for players to conquer in Space Hulk: Ascension.
Based on the best-selling board game set within the Warhammer 40,000 universe, S pace Hulk: Ascension, is a 3D digital turn based strategy game, that features reworked mechanics and a host of new features, including RPG progression mechanics, new Genestealer variations, new rules, and mission structures.
“This is our most exciting chapter release to date, with a bucketload of new content for Space Hulk: Ascension players,” said Thomas Hentschel Lund, CEO of Full Control. “The 3D models of the Salamanders are fantastic with lots of new details, and their scorched skin and bright red eyes make them stand out as a force to be reckoned with in the iconic Space Hulk universe.”
Featuring over 30 hours content, Space Hulk: Ascension - Salamanders is turn-based strategy at its finest. The Salamanders board the Space Hulk - Virtue of Hatred - to find priceless pages from the Tome of Fire... or wreak revenge on any who have dared despoil them. Featuring new gameplay hooks to the story missions, in the Salamanders Expansion players will face environmental challenges as well as an onslaught of hordes of predatory, alien Genestealers.
The Salamanders bring new abilities to the table, as players can now have two Heavy Class Terminators in a squad, each with the option of having a Heavy Flamer to boot. The Salamanders also have an extra Flamer pattern too, and can walk unharmed through flames. The new Salamander Librarian also has some ferocious new pyromantic psychic powers.
Thursday - November 13, 2014
Space Hulk: Ascension - Now Available
Full Control announced today you can now buy the enhanced version of Space Hulk called Space Hulk: Ascension. Here are the details straight from the press release.
Forward to Victory - Space Hulk: Ascension Edition Available Now for Windows, Mac and Linux on Steam
Over 100 challenging levels, New Powerful Enemies and Reworked Mechanics Make Ascension a Unique Edition of Space Hulk.
Copenhagen, Denmark – November 12th, 2014 - Form ranks, draw steel and stand fast brothers! Today independent studio Full Control revealed that Space Hulk: Ascension Edition is now available for Windows, Mac and Linux on Steam. Space Hulk: Ascension Edition is a completely new experience that takes the game to a whole new level. With reworked mechanics and a host of new features, including RPG progression mechanics, new Genestealer variations, new rules, and mission structures, Space Hulk: Ascension Edition has 10 times the content of the original game, with 50-100 hours of gameplay, and is now available on Steam at http://store.steampowered.com/app/317620/
“Being massive fans of the Space Hulk tabletop game and Warhammer 40,000 universe, we are excited to launch Space Hulk Ascension Edition”, said Thomas Hentschel Lund, CEO of Full Control. “We’ve taken player feedback and added new content and features, which take the game to a whole new level. With 103 missions, new mechanics and deep customisation, Space Hulk: Ascension Edition will provide players with endless nerve shredding fun, as they lead a fearless team of Space Marine Terminators into battle, in the claustrophobic corridors of a Space Hulk”.
Features for Space Hulk: Ascension Edition include:
- Huge amounts of content - 103 unique missions spread out across 3 campaign chapters
- New enemies - new Genestealer variations for you to face in the depths of the Space Hulk.
- New mechanics - a complete reworking of the board game rules and mechanics. It’s still the Space Hulk game you love, re-imagined for a new experience.
- Customisation - RPG-style skill progression and player squad management allow you to create your own tailor-made team of hardened veterans.
- New weapons, more complex maps, combi-weapons and flash missions.
- 10 times the amount of content of the original game, with 50 - 100 hours of game time.
Tuesday - November 04, 2014
Space Hulk: Ascension Edition - Pre-Order Now
Full Control Announces you can now pre-order the Space Hulk: Ascension Edition, and released the second video developer diary fore the game.
Full Control Announces Pre-Order and Releases Second Video Developer Diary Outlining Design, Level Content and Gameplay Features
Copenhagen, Denmark – November 3rd, 2014 - Prepare yourself, Terminator! Today independent studio Full Control revealed that Space Hulk: Ascension Edition will launch on November 12th for Windows, Mac and Linux on Steam. Players who pre-order Space Hulk: Ascension Edition on Steam will get a 10% discount, and those that own the original Space Hulk will receive an additional 15% discount off the RRP: a total discount of 25%. Space Hulk: Ascension Edition is now available for pre-order at http://store.steampowered.com/app/317620/
Space Hulk: Ascension Edition is a completely new experience that takes the game to a whole new level. With reworked mechanics and a host of new features, including RPG progression mechanics, new Genestealer variations, new rules, and missions structure, Space Hulk: Ascension Edition has 10 x the content of the original game, with a playtime of 50-100 hours.
Features for Space Hulk: Ascension Edition include:
- Huge Amounts of Content - 103 unique missions spread out across 3 campaign chapters
- New Enemies - new Genestealer variations for you to face in the depths of the Space Hulk.
- New Mechanics - a complete reworking of the board game rules and mechanics. It’s still the Space Hulk game you love, reimagined for a new experience.
- Customisation - RPG-style skill progression and player squad management allow you to create your own tailor-made team of hardened veterans
- New weapons, more complex maps, combi-weapons and flash missions.
- 10 times the amount of content of the original game, with a playtime of 50 - 100 hours.
“We are so excited to announce the release date and pre-order for the next instalment of our Space Hulk game ”, said Thomas Hentschel Lund, CEO of Full Control. “In Space Hulk: Ascension Edition, we have taken player feedback and built a new experience, with deep RPG style progression that takes the claustrophobic, tense experience in the battle against Genestealers to a whole new level”.
Saturday - October 11, 2014
Space Hulk: Ascension Edition - Dev Diary 1
Full Control has released a new sixteen minute video development diary for the new Space Hulk: Ascension Edition that talks about the new features of the game.
First Developer Diary for Space Hulk Ascension Edition. Covers the general ideas behind the game, several design elements, VFX and Animations.
Wednesday - August 13, 2014
Space Hulk - Ascension Edition Announced
Danish developer Full Control announced the upcoming release of a new complete edition with all the Dlc for Space Hulk called The Ascension Edition.
Space Hulk: Ascension Edition is a 3D, digital, turn based, strategy game, which builds upon the classic board game experience, and adds new RPG style mechanics, additional weapons and enemy types, an all-new chapter and loads of other new features to both the single player and multiplayer experience. Set in the isolated corridors and tomb-like chambers of ancient vessels lost in the graveyard of space, players lead a small force of fearless Space Marine Terminators in a ferocious fight for survival against hordes of predatory, alien Genestealers. The game comes with over 100 missions spread out over 3 complete campaigns, and all new flash missions. These are opportunistic mini-missions encountered as you explore the deep unknowns of the Space Hulk that can yield a tactical advantage or be a deadly trap.
The introduction of squad management and skill progression lets players build their own squads of hardened veterans. There are also new variations of Genestealers to face, and more complex maps to overcome, making the game more fun, challenging and rewarding to play. Space Hulk: Ascension Edition also introduces the Ultramarine chapter, combi weapons and the mighty Cyclone missile launcher as new weapon options, which are sure to shake things up on the battlefield.
Wednesday - May 21, 2014
Space Hulk - Harbinger of Torment Campaign
Danish developer Full Control released news about a new campaign called Harbinger of Torment that adds a new Cooperative Mode to Space Hulk.
‘Space Hulk’ Gets Loaded with new Cooperative Mode and Introduces ‘Harbinger of Torment’ Campaign
Full Control Introduce Complete Overhaul of Multiplayer Mode and Releases New Five-Mission Campaign
Copenhagen, Denmark - May 20, 2014 - Danish independent studio Full Control today announced that Space Hulk now includes cooperative play mode, as part of the latest free game patch that also has a number of updates and bug fixes. The patch also coincides with the new campaign ‘Harbinger of Torment’ which is now available for PC, Mac and Linux. Space Hulk is the digital adaptation of the classic Games Workshop board-game, set in the Warhammer 40,000 universe, and is available on PC, Mac, Linux and iPad,
“We are excited to release the new co-op mode in Space Hulk. It’s been in development for several months now, as we made a complete overhaul of the multiplayer mode to make it a seamless experience so players can easily jump into a co-op game”, said Thomas Hentschel Lund, CEO of Full Control. “In honor of launching co-op we are also releasing a new five-mission campaign, ‘Harbinger of Torment’, that is now available to Windows, Mac and Linux players”.
Players can now challenge friends, in up to 4-player co-op battles where three gamers each control a squad of terminators and one player controls the Genestealers. To support co-op gameplay, Full Control has given multiplayer a complete overhaul and is introducing a lobby system where players can see other gamers who are online and ready to play. The new co-op functionality is free with Space Hulk, so all players need to do is log in, visit the new lobby and play.
About the Harbinger of Torment Campaign
As the Space Hulk, the Harbinger of Torment, emerged from the warp it was discovered to be on a collision course with the planet Baal. Several attempts were made to change course, but all failed. A team of the Imperium’s finest warriors is sent to the Harbinger of Torment to try and reverse the engines or stop them altogether. Failure is not an option. Harbinger of Torment has been specially designed for 4 player co-op and is now available for PC, Mac and Linux on Steam.
You can purchase Harbinger of Torment on Steam for $4,99/€4.99/£3.99
Thursday - March 13, 2014
Space Hulk - Space Wolves Expansion
Full Control sent a new press release with infomation the next expansion called Space Wolves is now available for Space Hulk on the PC, Mac, and App Store.
The Space Wolves Chapter joins Space Hulk on iOS, PC and Mac
Featuring Three New Missions, 11 New Unique Space Wolves Terminators and More, Space Wolves Expansion Now Available
Copenhagen, Denmark - March 11th, 2014 - Independent developer Full Control today announced the releases of the Space Wolves Expansion for S pace Hulk, the 3D digital turn based strategy game based on best-selling board game set within the Warhammer 40,000 universe is now available to purchase from digital distribution services for PC, Mac and on the App Store for iPad.
The Space Wolves Expansion comes with the 'Fangs of Fenris' campaign, which features three new missions set in a cool and chilly environment. There are 11 new unique Space Wolves terminators, which users can play in all other missions, new weapons with new rules such as the Frost Axe and Wolf Claw and the campaign also contains a Runepriest with the new skills Murderous Lighting and Hurricane. Furthermore, new chapter specific rules are introduced adding a new level to the game play.
“We’re excited to release the Space Wolves upon the Space Hulk Universe and are looking forward to the responses from the fans.” said Thomas Hentschel Lund, CEO of Full Control. “Introducing the fierce Space Wolves and Wolf Guard, players can play as these ruthless, savage warriors from Fenris in all of the other Space Hulk missions to exterminate even more Genestealers and take back more infested ships”.
About the Space Wolves Expansion
The Wolf Guard’s boarding torpedoes slammed into the side of the Messenger of Woe and the Terminators stormed out, quickly establishing a bridgehead from which to launch further attacks. Progress was good and hundreds of Genestealers fell to the Space Wolves’ assault cannon and chainfists. However, a relatively small force of the vile aliens managed to evade the fate of their brethren, slipping away into the shadowy depths of the hulk whilst the Wolf Guard fiercely battled their way towards them. Eradicating this knot of resistance would be the Space Wolves’ main, and most treacherous, task. The Space Wolves Expansion is priced at $4.99 and can be found here: http://store.steampowered.com/app/242570/ or https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/space-hulk/id742022720?mt=8
Thursday - January 30, 2014
Space Hulk - Linux Version Released
Full Control annouces that a linux version of Space Hulk is now available.
Turn Based Strategy Specialist Launches Linux Version of Popular Warhammer 40,000 franchise
January 28th, 2013, Copenhagen, Denmark - Danish independent studio Full Control today announced that Space Hulk – the digital adaptation of the classic Games Workshop board-game, set in the Warhammer 40,000 universe – is now available on Linux.
“We’ve always wanted to offer gamers different options on what platform they choose to play Space Hulk,” said Thomas Hentschel Lund, CEO of Full Control
“We actively support Valve's push for Linux as a gaming platform and the future release of steam machines, that will push PC gaming into the living room".
Space Hulk features a single player campaign with 15 missions, and head-to-head cross-platform multiplayer action. The Sword of the Halcyon, and Defilement of Honour campaigns are also available as DLC, and all future DLC will be available on Linux on the same day as the PC
Space Hulk Features
·Faithful adaption of the classic board game
·Set in the hugely popular Warhammer 40,000 universe.
·Thematic 3D environment - experience the dark labyrinth of a Space Hulk as never before.
·15 mission single player campaign.
·Multiplayer head-to-head recreating the board game experience against a friend.
·Asynchronous cross platform multiplayer across Windows PC, Mac, Linux.
To download Space Hulk via digital distribution service Steam please visit: http://store.steampowered.com/app/242570/
Sunday - December 01, 2013
Space Hulk - iPad Release December 5th
Full Control announces that the iPad version of Space Hulk will be released on December 5th. I always thouht the game would play better on the iPad so this is good news.
The first Warhammer 40,000 based iPad title soon to be available - Get the original board game experience with this fully featured digital version of Space Hulk
Copenhagen, Denmark - November 26th, 2013 - Danish development studio Full Control today revealed that the first Warhammer 40,000 based title will be available on iPad on December 5th. S pace Hulk, the 3D digital adaption of the best-selling board game will launch on the App Store for iPad this December priced at $9.99. Featuring cross-platform play between iPad, PC and Mac, the iPad release follows the successful PC and Mac launch earlier in summer 2013.
“We are excited to unleash Space Hulk, to a new generation of tablet players”, said Thomas Hentschel Lund, CEO of Full Control. “With single player turn based action, intense cross platform multiplayer battles, Space Hulk is destined to become a cult classic”.
Space Hulk is a 3D digital turn based strategy game that recreates the classic claustrophobic board game experience for single player and multiplayer. Set in the isolated corridors and tomb-like chambers of an ancient vessel lost in the graveyard of space, players lead a small army of fearless Space Marine Terminators to battle in a ferocious fight for survival against hordes of predatory alien Genestealers. Based on the "Sin of Damnation" campaign from the 3rd edition board game, Space Hulk includes a robust 12-mission single-player campaign.
Developed by Full Control, Space Hulk will be available on the App Store for iOS on December 5th, 2013. For more information about Space Hulk, please visit: http://www.spacehulk-game.com/
Saturday - November 23, 2013
Space Hulk - Two New Campaigns
Full Control has news in from a new press releases that announces two new campaigns for Space Hulk called Sword of Halcyon, and Defilement of Honour.
Two New Five-Level Campaigns With New Features and Challenges Now Available
Copenhagen, Denmark - November 22, 2013 - Full Control today announced that two new campaigns, ‘Defilement of Honour’ and ‘Sword of Halcyon’ are now available for purchase in Space Hulk, the 3D digital turn based strategy game based on the best-selling board game set within the Warhammer 40,000 universe.
Each campaign has five brand new levels to play and also offers new features, such as Bulkhead Doors (Sword of Halcyon) and Air Ducts (Defilement of Honour) to add new elements to gameplay. The Sword of Halcyon and Defilement of Honour are available today through Steam priced at $4.99 per campaign. The latest update includes full text localisation into French, German, Italian, Spanish and Russian. To learn more about the Defilement of Honour campaign visit: http://store.steampowered.com/app/246564/, and Sword of Halcyon: http://store.steampowered.com/app/246563/.
“We are excited to expand the universe of Space Hulk with the launch of two brand new campaigns”, said Thomas Hentschel Lund, CEO of Full Control. “These two popular campaigns from the vaults of White Dwarf introduce new features to the game that really shake up gameplay.”
Sword of Halcyon
The Space Marine vessel, The Sword of Halcyon, left the orbit of the planet Falkan, for its journey home. Upon entering the Warp, the ship crashed into a Space Hulk, infecting the ship with Genestealers. When the Battlebarge, Mayan, picks up the escape pods, they decide to recapture The Sword of Halcyon.Time is of the essence in this campaign, as players must complete objectives, and take out Genestealers as quickly as possible. To aid players in the race against the clock, Bulkhead Doors are introduced, which enable terminators to completely shut off certain areas.
Defilement of Honour
Space Hulks do not move through space on their own power; but are pushed by the winds and tides of warspace. The Defilement of Honour is different, with a partially functioning engine room and an ancient navigational device in control of its course. The Blood Angels, must shut down the engines before they can destroy the Space Hulk. This campaign comes as maps featuring Air Ducts, which can only be entered by Genestealers.
Saturday - October 12, 2013
Space Hulk - Fangs of Fenris Campaign
Full Control announces the Fangs of Fenris campaign for Space Hulk, and celebrates with a one day Steam sale on October 12th.
Copenhagen, Denmark - October 11, 2013 - Danish development studio Full Control today revealed the first chapter expansion for Space Hulk, the 3D digital turn based strategy game based on the best-selling board game set in the Warhammer 40,000 universe. Scheduled to launch in late 2013, the Space Wolves chapter expansion will includes a three missions based on the classic “Fangs of Fenris” campaign, that first introduced the ferocious warriors of the Wolf Guard into Space Hulk.
In celebration of the announcement of the new expansion, Full Control will launch their first Steam sale on Saturday 12th of October, where Space Hulk will be discounted by 33% for 24 hours. To purchase Space Hulk during the sale please visit the offical Space Hulk site at: http://www.spacehulk-game.com/ or via digital distribution service Steam: http://store.steampowered.com/app/242570/
“When it came to selecting the first expansion chapter for Space Hulk we felt that the introduction the Space Wolves would be both a great addition to the game, and a nod to the fact that our studio is based in the heart of Scandinavia – the Viking kingdoms of the past”, said Thomas Hentschel Lund, CEO of Full Control. “Devastatingly ferocious in attack and immovably resolute in defense, the Wolf Guard will be a fantastic addition to the Space Hulk universe introducing new gameplay styles and methodology into the classic turn based action”.
The three mission campaign “Fangs of Fenris” uses the elite Wolf Guard Terminators of the Space Wolves chapter. The campaign was originally posted in White Dwarf magazine #200 from 1996, and is now making the leap to the digital game. The chapter will also introduce new weapons including the Frost Blade, Frost Axe and Wolf Claws.
Tuesday - October 08, 2013
Space Hulk - Free Campaign Released
Full Control announces Messenger of Purgatory a new three-mission campaign for Space Hulk that's free to all owners. The free add-on also has a bunch tweaks and fixes.
We just released version 1.2 that includes the "Messenger of Purgatory" campaign. Its a cool 3 mission campaign we made ourselves from scratch.
We decided to say THANK YOU to you all and give it away for free to you for sticking with us through the launch and up to now.
We have lots of plans yet, and new content is going to be added continuously moving forward incl. new chapters and bigger campaigns.
To see the details of the 1.2 patch, check out the change log: http://steamcommunity.com/app/242570/discussions/0/864976115510136253/
Have fun and good luck retrieving Captain Atarius' remains.
Thomas and the Full Control team
Saturday - August 17, 2013
Space Hulk - Released On Steam
Full Control announces the release of Space Hulk on Steam.
August 15th, 2013, Copenhagen, Denmark - Danish independent studio Full Control today announced the release of Space Hulk, on both PC and Mac. Space Hulk is a digital turn based strategy video game adaptation of the 3rd edition of Games Workshop’s epic board-game set in the Warhammer 40,000 universe. Space Hulk features a single player campaign with 15 missions based on the "Sin of Damnation" space hulk and head-to-head cross-platform multiplayer action. Available on digital download now on PC and Mac, Space Hulk is scheduled for release on iPad through the App Store later in 2013.
“As a studio that specializes in turn based combat, securing and remaking the Space Hulk franchise has been a dream come true, but one that has come with many responsibilities,” said Thomas Hentschel Lund, CEO of Full Control. “Completely faithful to the classic claustrophobic board game experience and players will need to use their minds as well as their muscle to defeat the Genestealers and progress through the dark labyrinth of the Space Hulk”.
Information aboutSpace Hulk
SP/MP: Single + MP
Play-time: 10-20 hours
Voice-acting: Partially voiced
Regions & platforms
· Platform: PC
· Released at 2013-08-16
· Publisher: Unknown