Game Industry News for June 12th

Some highlights of what has been happening in the industry this past week.

New Crowdfunding Projects

  • Live Now: Archmage from Game Salute

Archmage is a strategy board game where you build and lead an order of mages towards your epic destiny of becoming Archmage, a wizard that weaves all six spheres of magic into one.

  • Live Now: Deception: Undercover Allies from Grey Fox Games

An all new expansion to the hit game Deception: Murder in Hong Kong, Undercover Allies expands the base game by bringing new cards, new roles and new scenes.

  • Live Now: Rise of Tribes by Breaking Games

Spread across the world, taking advantage of mild winters and discovery of new tribes, or plant your roots and establish powerful villages. Share the land with the other players peacefully, or push them out of your territory. There are many paths to victory in Rise of Tribes!

  • Live Now: Tiny Wastelands from Gallant Knight Games

The minimalist TinyD6 roleplaying system hits the roads in this post-apocalyptic ruleset.  You’ll be able to play survivors of lost and destroyed civilizations, mutants rampaging the wastelands and so, so much more.

  • Live Now: The Lost Citadel from Green Ronin

Welcome to Zileska, a world ravaged by death and undeath. In the Lost Citad’el Roleplaying game, you take on the role of a last remaining survivor of your race, be it human, dwarf, elf, or ghûl.

New Products, Expansions, etc

  • Coming Soon: D&D Icons of the Realms Miniatures Epic Level Starter from WizKids

The heroes have all leveled up with all new equipment and effects to continue your epic level Dungeons & Dragons adventure.

  • Coming Soon: Cities of Splendor from Asmodee

With four expansions in a single box, Cities of Splendor offers you four thrilling new ways to experience the game, opening the door to new levels of replayability without sacrificing any of the original game’s unique elegance.

  • Coming Soon: Covert Ops from Z-Man Games

In SpyNet, two to four players work alone or with a teammate to gather the information they need to recruit the best agents and disrupt their opponents’ plans.

  • Coming Soon: Whitehall Mystery from Fantast Flight Games

In this new standalone game in the Letters from Whitechapel Series, the hunt for history’s most notorious serial killer continues. Take on the roles of Jack himself or the real-life Investigators who famously took on the case at the height of the Ripper’s reign of terror.

  • Coming Soon: Echoes of the Past, the first Mythos Pack in The Path to Carcosa cycle for Arkham Horror: The Card Game! from Fantasy Flight Games

The King in Yellow has come to Arkham, you caught the performance, you found yourself drawn into a maddening series of events, and now—however hard you might try—you cannot erase them from your mind. Nor can you ignore the play’s sinister history of disappearances, suicides, delusions, and insanity.

Other News

  • New RPG announced from Evil Hat Productions

Evil Hat Productions and John Harper/One Seven are joining together to bring Agon 2nd edition, an updated version of the ancient greek role-playing game.