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Warhammer Meets a Board Game Classic in 'Warhammer 40K: Chess - Regicide'

Games Workshop is continuing its push to license out the Warhammer brand to video games with the newly-announced Warhammer 40K: Chess - Regicide, Polygon reports. The game is being headed up by Hammerfall Publishing, and as you can probably guess by the title, is a version of chess set in the Warhammer 40K universe. According to the official press release, "The game has gone beyond the standard boundaries of chess to revolutionize the way it is seen." Hammerfall wants to keep the brutality of the W40K universe intact, and Regicide will feature "hundreds of merciless kill and death animations that were created in a state-of-the-art motion capture studio utilizing military trained fight and stunt choreographers." Wow, sounds intense. Here's a brief teaser for Warhammer 40K: Chess - Regicide, which feels ripped straight from Terminator 2...