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Celebrating 30 Years of Space Marines!





Can you believe Games Workshop's Space Marines are 30 this year?! From their beginning way back in the Rouge Trader days to their current form its been a long and glorious journey. They have come to epitomise the dark and war torn universe of Warhammer 40,000, as well as becoming somewhat of an icon for Games Workshop itself (a proud Space Marine statue stood in front of Games Workshop HQ in Nottingham for many years until it was recently replaced by a Stormcast Eternal).
The look and feel of what we now think of as the Space Marine was crafted over the decades by some truly amazing artists. John Blanche, Adrian Smith and Mark Gibbons are just some of the awesome talent that Games Workshop worked with to realise these protectors of humanity.

So to celebrate Games Workshop has released a limited editionreimagining of the very first Space Marine kit released (RTB01).
Its a beautiful model and numbers will be extremely limited so jump on it! The model will be available form the 16th to the 17th of April.

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To celebrate here at The-GamesWorkshop-GP we've decided to collect a sample of just some of our favourite Space Marine images form our galleries to showcase some of the amazing artists here on deviantART.

Check out the gallery below to see some of our favourites and of course let us know some of yours! Are there any particular images you feel capture the essence of the Space Marines? What's your favourite chapter? Talk anything Space Marine you want!

Ultramarine veteran by SkirillLost but not forgotten by SharpWriterSpace Marines by RadoJavorMarneus Calgar by StTheoImperial Fists by skor2dBlack Library Ravenwing by faroldjoBlack Templar: The Crusade Begins! (Complete) by NicholasKayCautious Approach by DiegoGisbertLlorensCaptain Fabian by DiegoGisbertLlorensAngels Vindicant-Vanguard Veteran by DiegoGisbertLlorensSPACE MARINES 30th ANNIVERSARY by HarryOsborn-ArtEmperor's Shadows - Warhammer 40,000 Fan Art by jubjubjediImperial Fist Space Marine by DiegoGisbertLlorensSpace Marine - Ultramarine by Phil-MossBlack Library: Soul Drinkers Omnibus #1 by ukitakumukiRhino - copyright Games Workshop 2014 by NookiewLast Chapter by ukitakumukiEternal Crusade-Key Art by DiegoGisbertLlorensWarhammer 40k Death Company Blood Angels Tribute. by pierreloyvetWarhammer 40K: Conquest Box Art by wraithdt


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:groups: The Games-Workshop Group (GP) is a group dedicated to showcasing artistic works inspired by the vision of Games Workshop.

Our goal is to make a place for artists with a common passion to meet, share and discus there ideas about the Warhammer and Warhammer 40,000 universes. It encourages high quality art and will only accept pieces that meet their standards.
We only accept drawings/paintings and illustrations (traditional and digital); no models, no literature, etc.
Artworks that do not show an obvious link to the world of Games Workshop will not be accepted.
Artworks from the whole Games Workshop range, form Warhammer to Blood Bowl, to Gorkamorka to Space Hulk and so on will be accepted (providing they meet the quality standards).
In this way we cater for the whole Games Workshop spectrum, we have galleries for both Warhammer Fantasy Battles and Warhammer 40,000 (40k), as well as a gallery covering all of the Specialist Games.


This group is completely unofficial and in no way endorsed by Games Workshop Limited.
For full disclaimer go to "About Us"

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:police: The Games-Workshop Group only accepts drawings/paintings and illustrations (both traditional and digital). We do not accept models, photo-manipulations, literature, screen-shots, 3D, etc.
Images that are deemed 'inappropriate' as a result of adult content or otherwise by the moderators will not be accepted.

Our moderators will review all requests before accepting in order maintain a standard of quality in our galleries.

:bulletblue:Please do not try to submit your works to 'Featured'. The gallery administrators will select pieces which they found impressive or otherwise interesting enough to deserve being brought to the attention of the community. We attempt to limit our Features to one per deviant to keep them balanced.
Please do not feel put out if you piece is not placed in 'Featured' after submission. All works that are accepted into our galleries are of exceptional quality.

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:iconjohn-stone-art:
John-Stone-Art Featured By Owner Feb 27, 2016  Professional Digital Artist
Good to see you are up and running again, thank you for the request! :) 
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zahnib Featured By Owner Feb 28, 2016  Hobbyist Digital Artist
We look forward to seeing more of your art :)
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PlumpOrange Featured By Owner Aug 18, 2015  Hobbyist General Artist
Thank you for accepting my artwork! It is clearly seen that you collect only neat and VERY high qualited arts, so I appreciate your accept that inspired me and made me feel proud of the work I had done. 
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zahnib Featured By Owner Aug 21, 2015  Hobbyist Digital Artist
We look forward to seeing more of your work in the future :)
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gnugazer Featured By Owner Jun 13, 2015   General Artist
Thanks for adding my work :)
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:iconzahnib:
zahnib Featured By Owner Jun 16, 2015  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Glad to have you in our galleries
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TheDarkHeretic Featured By Owner May 14, 2015
Thanks for accepting :) !
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benji-dude Featured By Owner Mar 21, 2015
Does anyone know the name of the artist that is doing all the 40k codex covers at the moment?  Do they have a presence on DA?

Thanks.
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zahnib Featured By Owner Mar 21, 2015  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Kai Lim has done a fair amount of the recent cover art,  Anna Steinbauer has also done at least three current codex covers from memory. Both are contributors to our galleries.
Hope that helps!
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benji-dude Featured By Owner Mar 25, 2015
Sweet!  Thank you!
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