The Barranai Nui is our BIONICLE G1 tabletop wargame, set in an alternate reality in which the BIONICLE universe is plunged into a new era of darkness known only as the Great War. Across the universe, a variety of factions vie for power, each with their own unique take on warfare.
The Barranai Nui is currently in its Second Edition, which brings a complete game overhaul and a full balance pass for every unit, weapon, and ability.
All rules documents for the Barranai Nui, including the Core Rulebook and all faction Codexes, are available for free and can be downloaded using the links below. Each document can be downloaded individually, or the entire set can be downloaded as a single bundle. Click on each faction's icon to learn more about them!
THE BOHROK SWARM
XIAN CORPORATE ALLIANCE
BROTHERHOOD OF MAKUTA
METRU NUI LOYALISTS
THE VISORAK HORDE
THE LEAGUE OF SIX KINGDOMS
THE MATORAN GUARD
Want to read more about the world of the Barranai Nui? The War Chronicles tell the tale of this strange and distant universe, with its clashing factions, heroes and villains, and all who are caught in between...
Looking for an older version of the game? Previous versions of the Barranai Nui are available from the Archived Content page.