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Only War: Shield of Humanity
Shield of Humanity (cover).jpg
Released 2014
Pages 144
ISBN ISBN 9781616616908

General Information

Shield of Humanity- supplement for Only War (RPG series). For new recruits and veteran guardsmen alike, it is time to stand in service to the Emperor in the Spinward Front. The Imperial Guard stands as humanity's shield from the myriad threats to the Imperium. This book consist the new rules for auxiliary regiments, advanced specialities, and rules for characters with religious backgrounds.


  • Introduction
  • Chapter I: The Beachhead
  • Chapter II: Something Wicked Lurks
  • Chapter III: Mechamorphosis
  • Appendix: NPCs and Adversaries


  • Lead Developer
Tim Flanders
  • Writing and Development
Tim Cox and John Dunn
  • Editing and Proofreading
Mark Latham and Dave Johnson
  • Managing RPG Producer
Chris Gerber
  • Graphic Design
Michael Silsby and Edge Studios
  • Graphic Design Manager
Brian Schomburg
  • Cover Art
Imaginary FS Pte Ltd
  • Interior Art
Dimitri Bielak, Alberto Bontempi, Alex Boyd, Matt Bradbury, Kevin Chin, Ioan Dumi,
Dave Gallagher, Ilich Henriquez, Nikolaus Ingeneri, Jason Juta, Nuala Kinrade,
Karl Kopinski, Sam Lamont, Mark Molnar, Marco Morte, Ameen Naksewee, Adrian Smith,
David Sondered, Javier Garcia Urena
  • Managing Art Director
Andrew Navaro
  • Art Direction
Andy Christensen and John Taillon
  • Production Management
Eric Knight
  • Licensing & Development Coordinator
Deb Freytag
  • Executive Game Designer
Corey Konieczka
  • Executive Producer
Michael Hurley
  • Publisher
Christian T. Petersen
  • Special Thanks
Playtest Coordinator Ronald DeValk, "No Guts No Glory!" Sean Connor with Stephen Pitson, Mathieu Booth,
Barry Sprying, Andrea Pitson, and Rachel Booth: "You Bid Babies?!?" Jordan Millward with Keri Harthoorn,
Kyle Harthoorn-Burton, Kieren Smith, Julia Smith, Malcolm Douglas Spence

Games Workshop

  • Licensing Manager
John French and Graham Nicoll
  • Head of Licensing
Jon Gillard
  • Head of Licensing, Legal, and Strategic Projects
Andy Jones
  • Head of Intellectual Property
Alan Merrett

Publication Details

  • ISBN 9781616616908

RPG Series
Dark Heresy Shattered Hope Edge of Darkness Core Rulebook Game Master's Kit Purge the Unclean Inquisitor's Handbook Disciples of the Dark Gods Creatures Anathema Radical's Handbook Salvation Demands Sacrifice Ascension Heed the Higher Call Blood of Martyrs Heresy Begets Retribution Daemon Hunter Book of Judgement Lathe Worlds The Lathe Worlds, The Lost Dataslate
Haarlock's Legacy Trilogy (Tattered Fates Damned Cities Dead Stars)
Apostasy Gambit Trilogy (Black Sepulchre Church of the Damned Chaos Commandment)
Path to Victory Hive of the Dead Herald of Oblivion
Dark Heresy Second Edition Core Rulebook Game Master's Kit Enemies Within Forgotten Gods Enemies Without Enemies Beyond
Rogue Trader Forsaken Bounty Dark Frontier Core Rulebook Game Master's Kit Secrets of the Expanse Epoch Koronus Drydock Lure of the Expanse Into the Storm Traitor's Nexus Edge of the Abyss Battlefleet Koronus Hostile Acquisitions Koronus Bestiary Soul Reaver Navis Primer Stars of Inequity Faith and Coin Shedding Light Twilight Crusade Tau Character Guide
Warpstorm Adventure Trilogy (Frozen Reaches Citadel of Skulls Fallen Suns)
Deathwatch Core Rulebook Game Master's Kit Know No Fear Emperor Protects Rites of Battle Mark of the Xenos Final Sanction Oblivion's Edge Nemesis Incident Achilus Assault First Founding Jericho Reach Rising Tempest Honour the Chapter The Outer Reach Ark of Lost Souls The Emperor's Chosen Falling Star
Black Crusade Broken Chains Core Rulebook Game Master's Kit Hand of Corruption Tome of Fate Tome of Blood Tome of Excess Tome of Decay Binding Contracts
Only War Eleventh Hour Core Rulebook Game Master's Kit Final Testament Hammer of the Emperor Enemies of the Imperium No Surrender Shield of Humanity Salvaging Solace
Wrath & Glory Blessings Unheralded Core Rulebook Dark Tides Forsaken System Player's Guide Rain of Mercy Redacted Records
Litanies of the Lost adventures (Grim Harvest Vow of Silence Dark Bidding Duty Beyond Death)
The Tora Armis Insurrection (Bloody Gates On the Wings of Valkyries The Lord of the Spire Affliction Ascendant)