Warhammer 40,000: Inquisitor - Martyr - Buyer's Guide

Embark on a perilous journey through the grim 41st millennium. A fun ARPG with a Warhammer theme, but flawed. Worth trying for fans of the genre and setting.
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Embark on a perilous journey through the grim 41st millennium, where the Imperium’s agents must purge the corrupt Caligari Sector from the grasp of Chaos. As a powerful Inquisitor, wield the Imperium’s will and utilize unique classes, specializations, and abilities to vanquish the unclean. Explore a vast, open-world universe replete with diverse missions, brutal combat encounters, and destructible environments. Gather like-minded allies in cooperative mode, and together, take on the darkness that threatens the Imperium.

Should I play Warhammer 40,000: Inquisitor - Martyr in 2024?

The good

Things that people like, or the general feeling from all reviewers

Overall, the game seems to be enjoyed by many players for its:

The good

  • Nice game for ARPG fans
  • Offline mode and ability to play any season
  • Fun to play with a decent progression system
  • Varied builds and itemization options
  • Offers a lot of replayability
  • Fun co-op experience
  • Great ARPG with a Warhammer theme
  • Satisfying gameplay and sounds

The bad

Some stuff that is bad, but keep it short if there is not much to discuss

  • Some reviewers find the story incomprehensible without prior knowledge of the Warhammer 40k universe
  • The progression system can be grindy
  • Some voice lines and sound samples can get annoying
  • Character builds can become obsolete in later levels
  • Crafting can be confusing
  • Gear variety is lacking

The ugly

Parts that gamers really hate about this game, but keep it short if there is not much to discuss

  • Some reviewers experienced bugs, like the negative skill bug
  • Multiplayer loot is busted, making it difficult to play with friends
  • Some players find the environment too repetitive


Should you still buy or play this game in 2024? Based on the reviews, it seems that this game has its flaws, but it can still be enjoyable for fans of ARPGs and Warhammer. If you’re looking for a fun cooperative experience or a game to play offline, this might be worth checking out. However, if you’re expecting a perfect game, you might want to wait for a sale or consider other options. Overall, I’d say it’s worth a try, especially since it’s available at a lower price point due to the online issues.

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