Used by Tactical marines, Traitor Units and Apothecaries, the Boltgun is the standard ranged weapon for every Space marines. It relies old weaponry technology driven to perfection, prouven to be durable and mostly free of jamming. A very simple, yet very effective against most enemies an Astartes might face. It provides auto-fire and a burst mode.



  • Highest amount of mods
  • High damage


  • Low rate of fire
  • High cost if fully modded


Choose your build depending on the opposing faction.

Since Eldar already take very few shots you might increase you damage even further on close range with a CQC barrel.

Orks on the other hand are very tough and use inaccurate guns, so you might find armour piercing rounds and scopes more effective against them.


With the option of CQC barrels, Long range scopes drum magazins and armor piercing rounds the Bolter is the most adaptable weapon of all and has a perfect build for every situation.

 Boltgun Mods

Optic Barrel Grip Ammunition
  • 2x Scope
  • 3.4x Scope
  • 4x Scope
  • 6x Scope
  • Compensator
  • Muzzle Brake
  • Extended Barrel
  • CQC Barrel
  • Textured Grip
  • Dampener Grip
  • Stabilizing Grip
  • Box Magazine
  • Fast Reload Magazine
  • Drum Magazine
  • Armour Piercing Rounds
  • Blazing rounds(for Vets)

For details see Bolter Mods

Mastercrafted version

Faction Additional Cost Effect Appearance
Loyalist Space Marines


Spread per Shot: -0.005°

Horizontal Recoil: - 0.04°

MC Bolter
Chaos Space Marines 30LP Spread per Shot: -0.005°

Horizontal Recoil: - 0.04°

MC CSM Bolter