View Deals

Warhammer 40,000: Boltgun

4.6 out of 5
33 User Ratings
5 Stars
73%
5 Stars
73%
4 Stars
18%
4 Stars
18%
3 Stars
6%
3 Stars
6%
2 Stars
3%
2 Stars
3%
1 Stars
0%
1 Stars
0%
steam logo
Wishlist
Load up your Boltgun and unleash the awesome Space Marine arsenal to blast your way through an explosion of sprites, pixels and blood in a perfect blend of Warhammer 40,000, frenetic gameplay and the stylish visuals of 90’s retro shooters.
£16.62
£18.99
-12%
GBflagActivates in United Kingdom
Payments:
paypal
visa
mastercard
googlepay
american-express

Special Offers

About Warhammer 40,000: Boltgun

About this game

Load up your Boltgun and plunge into battle headfirst! Experience a perfect blend of Warhammer 40,000, classic, frenetic FPS gameplay and the stylish visuals of your favourite 90’s retro shooters.

Play a battle-hardened Space Marine on a perilous mission across the galaxy, as they battle against the Chaos Space Marines and daemons of Chaos.

In glorious boomer shooter style, unleash your devastating Space Marine arsenal as you blast through an explosion of sprites, pixels and blood. Run, jump and charge across huge levels to shoot, shred and slice the worst heretics across the galaxy!

  • Dive into a visceral combat experience, complete with viciously satisfying gunplay, high mobility and buckets of blood to reward your skills
  • Dominate the battlefield with the awesome firepower and heavy metal of a Space Marine’s devastating arsenal
  • Experience the ultimate homage to retro shooters, blending stylish visuals with fluid, modern FPS gameplay

Game Details

Release Date:
May 23, 2023
Developer:
Auroch Digital
Publisher:
Focus Entertainment
Supported Languages:
English +
Franchises:
Warhammer
Warhammer 40000
Genres:
FPS
Shooter

Action

Arena Shooter
Themes:
Retro
Violent

Pixel Graphics

Old School

1990s

Demons

Sci-fi

Fantasy
Play Styles:
First-Person
Singleplayer
Features:
Steam Achievements
Full controller support

Product Requirements

Minimum:

  • Requires a 64-bit processor and operating system
  • OS: Windows 10
  • Processor: AMD Phenom II X4 965 / Intel Core i3-2120
  • Memory: 8 GB RAM
  • Graphics: 1 GB VRAM, AMD Radeon HD 7770 / NVIDIA GeForce GTX 560
  • DirectX: Version 11
  • Storage: 5 GB available space
  • Additional Notes: Requires a 64-bit processor and operating system, 30 FPS, 1920x1080 in low.

Recommended:

  • Requires a 64-bit processor and operating system
  • OS: Windows 10
  • Processor: AMD Ryzen 5 1500X / Intel Core i5-8400
  • Memory: 8 GB RAM
  • Graphics: 3 GB VRAM, AMD Radeon RX 580 / NVIDIA GeForce GTX 780 Ti
  • DirectX: Version 11
  • Storage: 5 GB available space
  • Additional Notes: Requires a 64-bit processor and operating system, 60 FPS, 1920x1080 in ultra.

Critic Reviews

75

We Got This Covered

40 / 100
"Warhammer 40,000: Boltgun belongs in every game dev's syllabus, filed under "why encounter design is a pillar of any retro shooter."

God is a Geek

80 / 100
"Warhammer 40,000: Boltgun is a game that knows exactly what it wants to be. It sets out its stall early and rarely deviates from the plan."

TheSixthAxis

80 / 100
"Warhammer 40,000: Boltgun is a brisk, brutal boomer shooter and another great reason for a visit to Games Workshop’s science fiction theatre."
Reviews provided by MetaCritic

Warhammer 40,000: Boltgun Statistics

Statistics Powered By

Play Time Statistics

0%
10%
20%
30%
40%
50%

Time Played

< 1 Hour
0%
~1 Hour
0%
~2 Hours
0%
~4 Hours
0%
~8 Hours
46.67%
~12 Hours
26.67%
~20 Hours
13.33%
~40 Hours
6.67%
~60 Hours
0%
>= 80 Hours
6.67%
Achievement Hunter?
6.67% of players played this game for >= 80 Hours!

Difficulty Statistics

Difficulty Rating

Simple
4.76%
Easy
9.52%
Just Right
47.62%
Tough
28.57%
Unforgiving
9.52%
Relax & enjoy! 47.62%  of players consider this game to be Just Right

Completion Statistics

0%
10%
20%
30%
40%

Play Behaviour

Tried It
4.35%
Played It
21.74%
Halfway
4.35%
Beat It
39.13%
Conquered It
30.43%
Completionist! 30.43%  of players have Conquered It

Warhammer 40,000: Boltgun User Reviews

All our customer reviews are open and honest. We publish all reviews that are relevant and follow our guidelines.

User Rating

Average score from 33 ratings
77% of users would recommend this.
4.6

User Ratings Breakdown

5 Stars
73%
5 Stars
73%
4 Stars
18%
4 Stars
18%
3 Stars
6%
3 Stars
6%
2 Stars
3%
2 Stars
3%
1 Stars
0%
1 Stars
0%

Review this product

Share your thoughts with other customers.
11 - 13 of 11 Reviews

Recommended

James
Verified purchase
Really fun boomer shooter, also for the price its really good.
Did you find this review helpful?

Recommended

RottenBobby
Verified purchase
Great game, the Emperor approves
Did you find this review helpful?

Perfect fusion of Doom and Warhammer

DarkEarthAgent
Verified purchase
Fantastic! The DOOM aesthetic and gore perfectly compliments Warhammer's grim dark world. Space marines were already shooting demons so this seems like the next logical step.
Did you find this review helpful?

Frequently Asked Questions

Somewhere in the middle. 14% of GameFAQs users said Warhammer 40,000: Boltgun is Simple or Easy. 48% of GameFAQs users said the difficulty is Just Right. 38% of GameFAQs users said Warhammer 40,000: Boltgun is Tough or Unforgiving.
Yes, Warhammer 40,000: Boltgun is Steam Deck Verified.
Minimum:
  • Requires a 64-bit processor and operating system
  • OS: Windows 10
  • Processor: AMD Phenom II X4 965 / Intel Core i3-2120
  • Memory: 8 GB RAM
  • Graphics: 1 GB VRAM, AMD Radeon HD 7770 / NVIDIA GeForce GTX 560
  • DirectX: Version 11
  • Storage: 5 GB available space
  • Additional Notes: Requires a 64-bit processor and operating system, 30 FPS, 1920x1080 in low.
Recommended:
  • Requires a 64-bit processor and operating system
  • OS: Windows 10
  • Processor: AMD Ryzen 5 1500X / Intel Core i5-8400
  • Memory: 8 GB RAM
  • Graphics: 3 GB VRAM, AMD Radeon RX 580 / NVIDIA GeForce GTX 780 Ti
  • DirectX: Version 11
  • Storage: 5 GB available space
  • Additional Notes: Requires a 64-bit processor and operating system, 60 FPS, 1920x1080 in ultra.
The average playtime for GameFAQs users is 18 hours. 53% of users played Warhammer 40,000: Boltgun for over 12 hours.
72% of critics on Metacritic recommend Warhammer 40,000: Boltgun. The Metascore is 75 out of 100.
77% of Fanatical users recommend Warhammer 40,000: Boltgun. The average review score is 4.6/5
Warhammer 40,000: Boltgun was released on May 23, 2023
Warhammer 40,000: Boltgun is published by Focus Entertainment
Warhammer 40,000: Boltgun was developed by Auroch Digital
Fanatical users tagged Warhammer 40,000: Boltgun as FPS, Shooter, Action, and Arena Shooter
Fanatical users tagged Warhammer 40,000: Boltgun as Retro, Violent, Pixel Graphics, and Old School
Yes, Fanatical users tagged Warhammer 40,000: Boltgun as FPS
Yes, Fanatical users tagged Warhammer 40,000: Boltgun as Shooter
Yes, Fanatical users tagged Warhammer 40,000: Boltgun as Action

Related games

Warhammer 40,000: Boltgun © Copyright Games Workshop Limited 2022. Boltgun, the Boltgun logo, GW, Games Workshop, Space Marine, 40K, Warhammer, Warhammer 40,000, 40,000, the ‘Aquila' Double-headed Eagle logo, and all associated logos, illustrations, images, names, creatures, races, vehicles, locations, weapons, characters, and the distinctive likeness thereof, are either ® or TM, and/or © Games Workshop Limited, variably registered around the world, and used under licence. Focus, Focus Entertainment and its logos are trademarks or registered trademarks of Focus Entertainment. Auroch Digital and its logos are trademarks or registered trademarks of Auroch Digital. All rights reserved to their respective owners.

Less than 1% of orders are flagged for manual authorization. This process can take up to one working day, but orders are normally reviewed within a few hours.