Warhammer 40K is basically a tabletop miniature wargame produced by Games Workshop, set in a dystopian science-fantasy universe. Its space-fantasy setting spans a vast fictional universe set in the far future of the forty-first millennium. Its various factions and races include the Imperium of Man. Daniel Høgh and Justina Šniukštaitė of Roses and Boltshells decided to create an Imperial Fists Terminator Captain Tancred suit for their cosplay prop manufacturing business. Continue reading for a video, more pictures, and additional information.
The Warhammer 40,000 game takes place in a very dystopic science-fantasy universe set in the late-41st to early-42nd millennium AD. Most of the major storylines that provide the backdrop and history span over millennia. In the WH40K setting, mankind is very largely united in the Imperium of Man, a dark and oppressive Christian-themed civilization loosely based on the Black Legend, which has expanded throughout the Milky Way galaxy and is constantly at war with three enemies : the one “without”, the one “within”, and the one “beyond”.