This hardcover book sports more than 100 pages of narrative history and new gameplay options set during one of the pivotal battles of the galactic civil war. Cthonia is the home world of the arch-traitor Horus, under siege by Imperial Fists and loyalist Thousand Sons when Vheren Ashurhaddon and the True Sons of Cthonia arrive to reclaim it.
Rounding out the volume are new rules for Zone Mortalis battles, campaign rules for linked battles, and new Imperial Fist and Sons of Horus characters, weapons, and vehicles. The release date and MSRP have not been announced.Games Workshop Preview ‘Warhammer: The Horus Heresy – Age of Darkness’” and “Review: ‘Warhammer: The Horus Heresy – Age of Darkness’ (Miniatures Game”).
The Siege of Cthonia was announced at Adepticon 2023, alongside a new edition of the core Warhammer 40,000 game system (see “Games Workshop Announces New Edition of ‘Warhammer 40,000’”).
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