GamesRadar writes: "Underneath this action lives a system of leveling up, gear upgrades and ability modification. The main focus may lie in beheading and disemboweling Orks with fisticuffs, but Space Marine is proud of its stat-crunching underbelly which brings more thought into the button-mulching action. Ready for war sometime in early 2010, this could be one to watch. No, really! Nobody knows how to make Warhammer games quite like Relic Entertainment, but the lack of experience outside PC RTS games – middling launch game The Outfit notwithstanding – is, we'll admit, a tiny bit worrying".