Battlefleet Gothic: Armada 2 - Jellyfoosh


Greetings Admirals!

The Skulls for the Skull Throne event has arrived, bringing discounts and free new content to Battlefleet Gothic: Armada 2. Enjoy 70% off the base game and 33% off the Chaos Campaign Expansion while the event is live, from May 28th to June 1st.

Five new Chaos portraits will also allow you to embrace the darkness within as you raze the galaxy and establish your dominance.

The Skulls for the Skull Throne event encompasses far more games in the Warhammer and Warhammer 40,000 universes, including deals for games such as Space Hulk: Deathwing, Blood Bowl 2, and even the eagerly anticipated Necromunda: Underhive Wars, with a 20% pre-order discount.

Blood for the Blood God! Skulls for the Skull Throne!

https://store.steampowered.com/app/573100/Battlefleet_Gothic_Armada_2/

Battlefleet Gothic: Armada 2 - Netheos


Hi everyone,

We're excited to unveil an exclusive partnership with Wargaming for the release of the Battlefleet Gothic + World of Warships Bundle, including Battlefleet Gothic: Armada 2 base game, World of Warships base game, and the newly released World of Warships x Warhammer 40,000 Themed DLC.

Get both games together at a discounted price and lead your fleets to victory!

As you know, Battlefleet Gothic: Armada 2 is the real-time strategy game adapted from Games Workshop’s famous tabletop game that portrays the epic space battles of the Warhammer 40,000 universe.

Expanding on the groundwork laid out by the first game, Battlefleet Gothic: Armada 2 is a full-blown sequel - bigger, richer, more impressive and more ambitious than the original game. It includes all 12 factions from the original tabletop game and its expansions it is based on: the Imperial Navy, Space Marines, Adeptus Mechanicus, Necrons, Chaos, Aeldari Corsairs, Aeldari Craftworld, Drukhari, the T’au Merchant and Protector Fleets, Orks, and finally, the Tyranids.

World of Warships

Experience epic, free-to-play naval combat when you helm one of over 300 historic vessels in the exciting balance of strategy and real-time combat that World of Warships offers. Outfit your fleet with flags, camouflages, modifications, talented Commanders, and more!

World of Warships x Warhammer 40,000 Themed DLC

In the grim darkness of the far future, there is only war! Prepare yourself—soon you'll take command of the imposing ships themed to Warhammer 40,000 in World of Warships. In the meantime, use the new flags and patches to show everyone which side you belong to—the Imperial Navy, bringers of order; or the bloodthirsty followers of Chaos.

Get the bundle now!

https://store.steampowered.com/app/573100/Battlefleet_Gothic_Armada_2/

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Battlefleet Gothic: Armada 2 is the new real-time strategy game adapted from Games Workshop’s famous tabletop game that portrays the epic space battles of the Warhammer 40,000 universe.

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Battlefleet Gothic: Armada 2

Battlefleet Gothic: Armada 2 is really good, but it's also kind of a niche thing: Tactical capital ship combat in the 41st century isn't going to be everyone's cup of tea, after all. If you're not sure which side of that particular line you stand on, now you can find out for free.

From today until until 11 am PT/2 pm ET on August 26, Battlefleet Gothic: Armada 2 is free to play on Steam. Just go to the store page, click the "play now" button, and have at it. It's the full version of the game so you can dive as deeply into it as you can manage over a three-day stretch in solo, co-op, or versus multiplayer (although that might not be the best idea ever if you're just getting into it), but the Chaos Campaign expansion released in June is not included.

Battlefleet Gothic: Armada 2 is also on sale for 40 percent off during the free weekend, dropping it to $24/£21/€24. The Chaos Campaign expansion is also on sale, for $11/£10/€11.

Battlefleet Gothic: Armada 2 - Jellyfoosh


The Emperor calls for new Admirals!

Battlefleet Gothic: Armada 2 is free to play on Steam right now until August 26, 6pm GMT, and can be purchased at 40% off, the biggest discount yet. If you have a friend who has been on the fence about conquering the galaxy in co-op with you, this could be the right moment to invite him to bask in the glory of the Emperor.

The Chaos Campaign Expansion, that brought a brand new Chaos arc in June, is also available at 15% off, but is not free to play during this time.



In the recent Campaign update, the game got a huge amount of new content: secondary objectives on every map, significantly improved fleet management, A.I. ultimate powers, a ton of quality of life additions, and in-depth campaign options that allow you to tailor every facet of a campaign to your liking.

As a result of numerous updates, the game is currently in the best state it has ever been in. Whether you play solo, co-op, or versus multiplayer, there has never been a better time to delve into the grim darkness of the far future.

Season 4 begins!

For veterans of the grim darkness of space, we have more news! Season 4 of competitive has now begun! Rewards corresponding to your position on the leaderboard have already gone out. Return to the chaos of war and claim your spoils: portraits, frames, and achievements await!

Battlefleet Gothic: Armada 2 is free to play right now and all weekend long on Steam! You can also get the game and its DLC at respectively 40% and 15% off until August 26.

https://store.steampowered.com/app/573100/Battlefleet_Gothic_Armada_2/
Jul 15, 2019
Battlefleet Gothic: Armada 2 - Jellyfoosh


Admirals!

We’ve put together a patch with a series of bug fixes, mainly addressing issues with the campaign and some faction specific abilities and upgrades. It's available right now, so check it out! As always, thank you very much for the great feedback.

Patch Notes

General Campaign
  • Several localization fixes
  • The hp percentage of a ship after a battle in campaign is no longer rounded down (to avoid an issue when finishing a battle at very low health)
  • Fixed a white box being displayed when using the transfer fleet UI on a fleet without a flagship
  • The retreat command is now properly available even if the combustion gauge is still refilling
  • Fixed a crash for the guest player in the campaign if using the auto-battle feature during an invasion
  • The AM Rad-Tempest device skill now displays properly
  • The guest now properly sees the amount of Gifts of Chaos remaining after the host recruits a Marked Admiral

Tyranid
  • Fixed Adrenal glands displaying the wrong area of effect
  • Fixed a crash when capturing a system with the Imperium AI superpower with the Infested space hulk Vanguard force
  • Fixed a localization and missing portrait during the secondary objective breakthrough against the Sons of Malice
  • Fixed some POI which where displaying the Devoured UI while it could not progress

Chaos
  • Fixed Raptors Cult Secrets POI
  • Ynnari Sacred Ground: now works as intended with the Gift of Chaos mechanic
  • The weapon critical chance gain on leveling a fleet is now working as intended
  • It is now possible to scuttle a ship if it becomes a drifting hulk after being in a mutiny state
  • Fix some localization issue in the customisation menu
  • A King's Head mission: Fixed a blocking issue where the cutscene would trigger two times in a row
  • Blind Rage mission: Fixed a blocking issue if you put the Phalanx in drifting hulk before Threxos’ arrival
  • Kill the Undying mission: If Maltrius dies during this mission, a game over is now properly applied
  • Imperial Refugees mission: The transporter ships in Imperial Refugees are now immune to morale changes to avoid an issue when in mutiny
  • Imperial Refugees mission: The transport ships can no longer spawn in each other
  • Legend of the Past mission: When Abaddon retreats, he is no longer blocked by his escort ships.
  • Legend of the Past mission: The objective to put the Maccrage Honor in a Drifting Hulk state now appears when the Maccrage shows up in the battle
  • Fixed the dialogue played when Drang’s ship was made into a drifting hulk
  • The Shards of Nyadra'zatha upgrade now has the proper icon and description

Imperium
  • Setting a new ship to the flagship position no longer causes an issue with gaining xp on the fleet
  • The Dark Throne mission: Droptime timers are now properly displayed during this battle
  • The Preparation for the End of Times objective can now be properly finished when using a fleet transfer

Necron
  • The Residual Absorption upgrade now properly cancels asteroid field damage
  • The Navigational Shields upgrade and its faction variants now properly cancels the damage caused by spore fields
  • The Residual Absorption upgrade now works as intended
Jul 4, 2019
Battlefleet Gothic: Armada 2 - chaton


Greetings, Admirals!

We just rolled out a patch with some bug fixes and improvements, including battleplans and secondary objectives in auto combat. You can find the patch notes below. Please continue to give us any feedback regarding the changes or the game.

Patch Notes


Features
  • Added possibility to win battleplans and secondary objective rewards in autobattle
    • The more fleet power by which you exceed your opponent’s fleet power, the more likely you are to win a reward
  • Added the possibility to destroy AI mines on the map for 1 battleplan
  • Added an option that allows you to delay or cancel assaults in the campaign

General fixes
  • Fixed a random rare crash in co-op
  • Fixed an issue with localisation key displayed on the battle or post-battle screen in the Escort Secondary Objective
  • “The Seventh Path” should now display the correct information
  • The “Revoke Ship” button should now display the correct value in the tooltip while scaling with customisation settings
  • Fixed a localisation issue in the battleplan tooltip
  • Added a security to prevent drifting hulk ships stealing battleplans if a boarding was still ongoing

Campaign
  • Made some tweaks on the reward text of the Assassination Secondary Objective
  • [Chaos] Fixed an issue with some repeating texts above the timer in “Chorus of Despair” mission
  • [Chaos] Fixed an issue where the cost logo of Slaanesh and Tzeentch were inverted in the enemies’ system panel
  • [Chaos] The “Changer of the Ways” should now display the correct reward description for the extra upgrade
  • [Chaos] The Red Corsairs sub-faction should now display the correct name in the fleet creation menu.
  • [Chaos] Fixed an issue with the mission outro of the scripted mission “She Who Thirst”
  • [Chaos] Fixed an issue where the “spell Chaos” cost icon would grey out, while that was available for players
  • [Chaos] Fixed an issue where the hp and armor points of Space Titans were duplicated in a tooltip during The Tribute mission
  • [Chaos] Fixed an issue where the Chaos symbol would stay on the screen after the ritual in “Chorus of Despair” for the guest
  • [Chaos] Fixed an issue where transport ships could leave the maps without warping out in the Imperial Refugees mission.
  • [Imperial] The “Dark Throne” will no longer show in the cutscenes in the middle of the mission
  • [Imperial] If fought outside a scripted mission, the Phalanx will now properly disengage in all situations.
  • Fixed an issue with the UI being displayed during the Ork Annihilation cutscenes

Co-op
  • [Chaos] Fixed an issue where the guest would not be able to see the webway gate during the Unexpected Alliance mission
  • [Chaos] Fixed an issue where some Aldaeri fx would stay visible for the guest during the Unexpected Alliance mission

Multiplayer
  • Necron Shards of Nyadra’zatha should now have the correct icon
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