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Warhammer Skulls Reveals New Darktide, Vermintide 2 Content, Lots of Wargaming Goodies, and a New RTS

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The Warhammer Skulls showcase today unveiled some new games, collaborations, and upcoming Warhammer-based content. Among the announcements was a collaboration with Wargaming, new content for Darktide, Vermintide 2, and much more.

Fatshark’s Warhammer Vermintide 2 and Darktide will get some new free DLC. Darktide is getting the ‘Rejects Unite’ content update, with two new missions, and a new enemy, the Chaos Spawn. Fatshark will also release its revamped cosmetics shop and reopen the premium store after taking time since launch to improve the game before adding back the monetization options.

Vermintide 2 will get Karak Azgaraz, on PC June 13th. This DLC will bring three maps from the first game to the second with the new content. Console release will follow in the future. 

Frontier Developments announced a brand new Warhammer RTS, Age of Sigmar: Realms of Ruin at the event. There will be a single player campaign with new story content, set in the Age of Sigmar, and based on the Dawnbringer Crusades. There will be four factions that you can control in real time battles and aside from the single player campaign, you'll be able to engage in 1v1 and 2v2 cross platform online multiplayer. Expect a release on PC (via Steam and Epic Games Store), PlayStation 5, and Xbox Series X|S.

Warhammer 40,000: Space Marine 2 debuted some new gameplay in its latest teaser. The video gives a peek at the Tyranid onslaught coming when the game launches.

Wargaming also has a few Warhammer 40K-shaped surprises on the way. As announced at the event, World of Tanks PC will get special Warhammer 40K content through June 1st. This includes free DLC with a new 2D style that you can get by completing a mission. There are some discounts on a Warhammer bundle with themed styles, and the return of some of last year's Warhammer 40,000 Battle Pass customization items.

World of Tanks Modern Armor also gets some Warhammer 40,000 universe items through June 6th, including five premium vehicles inspired by Warhammer 40,000, two fully voiced commanders–Ultramarines and Sisters of Battle–and more. Also in this event is the console only Warhammer 40,000 Lehman Russ tank. Additional Warhammer  promo events are happening in World of Warships, World of Tanks Blitz, and World of Warships Legends.  


Christina Gonzalez

Christina is MMORPG.COM’s News Editor and a contributor since 2011. Always a fan of great community and wondering if the same sort of magic that was her first guild exists anymore.