Space Marine Battles
From Warhammer 40k - Lexicanum
|This article is about the game sourcebook; for the novel series, see Space Marine Battles (Novel Series).|
|Author(s)||Grant Williams, Mark Watts, Ben Gate, Richard Helliwell, Andy Chambers, Jervis Johnson, Robin Dews|
Space Marine Battles is a source book for the 2nd edition of the Space Marine game containing a collection of articles originally published in White Dwarf magazine.
The book is printed in full color and in addition to the articles contains 8 pull-out card sheets of data sheets and templates for use with the rules and units presented in the book.
- Space Marine Tactics
- This section presents suggested tactics to use with 4 of the armies in the Space Marine game, namely:
- The Battle Reports
- 4 battle reports from White Dwarf magazine:
- Chaos at Kadavah - Space Marines vs Chaos
- The Battle for Golgotha - Orks vs Squats
- Assault on Barbarius - Imperial Guard vs Eldar
- Alaitoc Craftworld vs The Blood Angels
- New Rules
- Epic Personalities
- Background information, fluff and special rules are given for the following characters from the Warhammer 40,000 universe:
- Imperial Titan Weapons
- Here, all of the weapons available to the Imperial Warlord, Reaver and Warhound Titans are described and their game statistics presented in a summary table at the end of the article. This includes the weapons described in the Space Marine rulebook and the new weapons introduced in White Dwarf magazine.
- Background information and rules for using Ork Great Gargants are presented, including descriptions and details of the weapons available to them and a summary table for their game statistics.
- Rules for using fortifications in games of Space Marine.
- Modelling Workshop
- Epic Fortifications
- A companion article to Assault in the same issue of White Dwarf showing examples of how to model trenches, bunkers, razor wire and minefields.
- A second companion article to Assault with an example of how to model a fortification for use in Space Marine.
- Citadel Catalogue
- 9 pages from the Citadel Miniatures catalogue for some of the models available for the Ork, Eldar, Imperial and Squat armies.
- Card Data Sheets and Templates
- Cut out unit data cards, weapon blast templates, titan hit location charts, and titan damage tables for the new units discussed in the main body of the book.
Publications for the Epic game system
|Epic Scale Games|
|Epic||1989||Space Marine (1st Edition)|
|1991||Space Marine (2nd Edition) (Armies of the Imperium • Renegades • Ork and Squat Warlords • Hive War • Space Marine Battles)|
|2003||Epic Armageddon (Epic Swordwind)|
|Adeptus Titanicus||1988||Adeptus Titanicus (Codex Titanicus)|
|2000||Adeptus Titanicus II (2000)|
|2018||Adeptus Titanicus: The Horus Heresy (Titandeath • Doom of Molech • Shadow and Iron • The Defence of Ryza • Crucible of Retribution • Loyalist Legios • Traitor Legios)|
|Aeronautica Imperialis||2006||Aeronautica Imperialis (2006) (Game Rulebook • Tactica Aeronautica)|
|2019||Aeronautica Imperialis (2019) (Rynn’s World Air War • Taros Air War • Companion • Horus Heresy)|