Image via Fatshark

Which Home World Should You Choose in Warhammer 40K Darktide?

A very personal choice.

Warhammer fans often know a truly stunning amount of lore about their favorite army. The franchise has enough backstory to fill a few thousand encyclopedias. Character building might be very important to some players when playing a game like Warhammer 40K Darktide. From classes to the weapons that best fit them, every character is unique. However, if you don't know anything about the lore, you might not get much out of some choices.

Recommended Videos

Choosing a Home World in Warhammer 40k Darktide

The most important thing to understand about Home Worlds is that the choice does not affect gameplay. You can pick any of the eight planets, and your gameplay experience will be identical. Choosing a Home World only has two main effects. It changes some small lines of dialogue and locks off one visual customization option. With that in mind, you will suffer no penalty for making any particular choice.

Related: How to Apply Trinkets in Warhammer 40k Darktide

There are eight worlds to choose from, they are:

  • Crucis: A shrine world devoted to the worship of the Imperial Cult.
  • Messelina Gloriana: A forest planet with few resources and fewer residents.
  • Rocyria: A tiny rural farming planet often mocked for being backward.
  • Branx Magna: A titan of industry with a massive population and many factories.
  • Incron: A planet covered almost entirely by water.
  • Cadia: A once-great fortress that is now space dust. Only characters from this planet can have pink or purple eyes.
  • Mornax: A mining planet that is renowned for its nightmarish conditions.
  • Pavane: Probably the nicest planet, a beautiful newly colonized bounty of resources.

Choose whichever planet you'd like to imagine your character being from. The effect on dialogue is minimal. If you'd like your character to have pink or purple eyes, you'll have to choose Cadia. Other than that, any option is equally valid.

For more on Warhammer 40k Darktide, check out How to complete On Overwatch Penance in Warhammer 40k Darktide here on Pro Game Guides.


Pro Game Guides is supported by our audience. When you purchase through links on our site, we may earn a small affiliate commission. Learn more
related content
Read Article All Type Soul Emotes and how to use them
Read Article Tower Defense X (TDX) Boss Tier List
Roblox Tower Defense X screenshot showing a female Roblox character standing on a platform with yellow lights surrounding it.
Read Article All Character Combos in Jujutsu Shenanigans & How to do them – Roblox
A player starting a combo move in Jujutsu Shenanigans
Read Article How to transfer clan ownership in Blade Ball
Blade Ball Clan ownership transfer menu
Read Article Legacy Piece Fruit Tier List (Update 0.5) – Roblox
Legacy Piece character overlooking an island
Related Content
Read Article All Type Soul Emotes and how to use them
Read Article Tower Defense X (TDX) Boss Tier List
Roblox Tower Defense X screenshot showing a female Roblox character standing on a platform with yellow lights surrounding it.
Read Article All Character Combos in Jujutsu Shenanigans & How to do them – Roblox
A player starting a combo move in Jujutsu Shenanigans
Read Article How to transfer clan ownership in Blade Ball
Blade Ball Clan ownership transfer menu
Read Article Legacy Piece Fruit Tier List (Update 0.5) – Roblox
Legacy Piece character overlooking an island

Write A Comment

Which Home World Should You Choose in Warhammer 40K Darktide?

Comments are on moderation and will be approved in a timely manner. Please read the following rules before commenting:

  • All comments must be on topic and add something of substance to the post
  • No swearing or inappropriate words
  • No asking or begging for anything free
  • Do not attempt to start a poll in the comments
  • Comments in all CAPS will be removed
  • We reserve the right to remove a comment for any reason
  • Do not impersonate a staff member or influencer

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.