Game Industry News for July 28th

Here are some of the latest announcements and news stories from the past week.

New Crowdfunding Projects

  • Live Now: Diesel Demolition Derby from LudiCreations

Diesel Demolition Derby is the latest game set in the world of Crisis, after Crisis itself and the dieselpunk-themed version of Long Live The Queen. A tactical drafting card game for 2-6 players, you are in an underground fighting league for dieselpunk mechas in a society in Crisis.

  • Live Now: Princess Bride 30th Anniversary Celebration Card Pack from Game Salute

Game Salute are releasing a new 30th Anniversary Pack, new accessories, card sleeves, a special doubledeck box, and a new playmat to complement their line of Princess Bride games – A Battle of Wits, I Hate To Kill You, Prepare to Die!, and Prepare To Die! Again!!

  • Live Now: Argent 2nd Edition

Return to the intrigue, splendor, and secrets of Argent University of Magic! Upgrade Kit available for 1st Edition owners!

  • Live Now: Legacy: Life Among the Ruins 2nd Edition from Modiphius

A tabletop RPG about rebuilding after the apocalypse, now funding its second edition. Tell your saga of rediscovery across generations!

  • Live Now: A Song of Ice and Fire: Tabletop Miniatures Game from Cool Mini or Not

Lead the Starks or Lannisters into battle using amazing preassembled miniatures based on the characters of the best-selling novels in this competitive miniatures game for two or more players. Each player controls one of the Great Houses of Westeros, commanding battlefield units, recruiting legendary Heroes, and manipulating the political stage, in the attempt to claim the greatest prize of all: The Iron Throne.

3D Renders of Robb Stark, Grey Wind and Ser Gregor 'The Mountain' Clegane

New Things Coming!

  • Sneak Peak at the new General’s Handbook from Games Workshop

There’s a lot of content – and nearly every single bit of it is new or updated. This isn’t just a new edition of the General’s Handbook, this is a completely new guide to gaming in the Mortal Realms – new ways to play, new Alliance Abilities, tonnes of new battleplans, allies, updated units and more.

  • Preview of the Deepwood Archers Unit Expansion for Runewars Miniatures Game

Whether raining death upon their enemies or providing pin-point accurate covering fire for their allies, the Deepwood Archers stand as a true testament of Latari skill

  • Coming Soon: Dragon’s Hoard from Renegade Game Studios

In Dragon’s Hoard, each player plays a dragon hunting for treasure. Collect chromatic sheep from the farmer’s fields and use them to acquire marvelous treasures, but watch out! Other players will send angry mobs and wizards your way to stop you. Defend yourself and battle your way to riches.

  • Coming Soon: 2017 Carcassonne Big Box from Z-Man Games

With the Carcassonne base game and first two expansions as a foundation, the Carcassonne Big Box adds even more diversity with nine mini-expansions, include the The Abbot, The River, The Flying Machines, The Ferries, The Messengers, The Gold Mines, Mage & Witch, The Robbers, and The Crop Circles.

Other News

  • Renegade Game Studios to release Kepler-3042 at Essen

Renegade Game Studios™ will release Kepler-3042 at the International Spieltage 2017 in Essen, Germany. Designed by Simone Cerruti Sola, Kepler- 3042 was originally published through Placentia Games and Post Scriptum.  The game play in this version has not changed, but some rules have been slightly clarified. The major difference is that the art has been redone by famed artist, Kwanchai Moriya.


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