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Warhammer 40,000: Chaos Gate – Daemonhunters

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Critic Reviews: 13
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Leana Hafer (IGN)

Warhammer 40K: Chaos Gate – Daemonhunters is an excellent XCOM-like and one of the best 40K games since Dawn of War II.

May 10, 2022 |

A brutal but graceful and comprehensible mix of ideas from Warhammer, XCOM and Gears Tactics.

May 4, 2022 |
Recommended
Edwin Evans-Thirlwell (Eurogamer)
Recommended
Ewan Wilson (Polygon)

While there’s enough tactical depth and customization to sustain a playthrough, much of Daemonhunters’ battles feel like vehicles for getting across its great story, and not the other way around. For many, XCOM is as much about the long journey — failures and do-overs included — as it is the destination. And while I don’t think Daemonhunters offers that same kind of obsessive replayability, it does lay a crunchy, thrilling tactical base for its brazen aesthetic and brilliant story to tread upon.

May 4, 2022 |

Leana Hafer (IGN)

8/10 - (Read Review)

Warhammer 40K: Chaos Gate – Daemonhunters is an excellent XCOM-like and one of the best 40K games since Dawn of War II.

Edwin Evans-Thirlwell (Eurogamer)

Recommended - (Read Review)

A brutal but graceful and comprehensible mix of ideas from Warhammer, XCOM and Gears Tactics.

Ewan Wilson (Polygon)

Recommended - (Read Review)

While there’s enough tactical depth and customization to sustain a playthrough, much of Daemonhunters’ battles feel like vehicles for getting across its great story, and not the other way around. For many, XCOM is as much about the long journey — failures and do-overs included — as it is the destination. And while I don’t think Daemonhunters offers that same kind of obsessive replayability, it does lay a crunchy, thrilling tactical base for its brazen aesthetic and brilliant story to tread upon.

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Lead humanity’s greatest weapon, the Grey Knights, in this fast-paced turn-based tactical RPG. Root out and purge a galaxy-spanning plague in a cinematic, story-driven campaign, using the tactics and talents of your own personalised squad of Daemonhunters.

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