Here are this week’s news stories and announcements.
- Monumental from Funforge
Monumental is a massive board game for 2 to 4 players where you’ll compete with your opponents to lead your prestigious civilization through the ages. Assemble your military forces to conquer new territories, focus on scientific research to enhance your civilization’s abilities, build breathtaking wonders to harness their unique advantages, and develop your cultural policies to guide your people to victory. The fate of your civilization is upon you!
- Announcing Priority Supplies and Barricades for Star Wars: Legion
Fantasy Flight Games announce two new expansions for Star Wars: Legion, bringing your battlefields even closer to the Star Wars galaxy! With a total of twelve objective miniatures and eight barricades between these two expansions, you’ll have everything you need to bring a new level of Star Wars realism to your games of Star Wars: Legion.
- Announcing Two New Gamemats for Star Wars: Legion
Fantasy Flight Games announce two new gamemats for Star Wars: Legion. Upgrade your Star Wars: Legion collection with the Desert Ruins Gamemat and the Desert Junkyard Gamemat!
- Announcing a New Set of Booster Packs for Star Wars: Destiny
Fantasy Flight Games announce Way of the Force, a new set of booster packs for Star Wars: Destiny. Way of the Force revisits many of the saga’s most iconic characters in fresh new ways, focusing on their unique equipment, abilities, and tactics. The set includes the highest valued-die side to enter the game, a new way to bring back a defeated character, and a rare battlefield that comes complete with its own die.
- IDW Games and VIZ Media announce Death Note: Confrontation
Based on VIZ Media’s popular anime series and recently adapted into a Netflix live action film Death Note, players take on the role of either L, as he tries to deduce Kira’s true identity, or as Light, as he delivers justice to as the supernatural killer Kira.
- WizKids Reveals Upcoming Magic: The Gathering Board Game and Token Miniatures
WizKids announce an upcoming board game as well as a series of miniatures based in the world of Magic: The Gathering, both set to release later this year. In Magic: The Gathering: Heroes of Dominaria Board Game, players take on the role of a powerful Hero as they travel to the lands of Dominaria. As the player explores the ancient lands, they will need to build sites, rediscover lost artifacts, and confront the sinister Cabal in order to gain the resources needed to save the multiverse before rival Heroes do. Also, a brand-new series of token creatures comes to life in Wizkids’ newest miniatures release, Magic: The Gathering Creature Forge: Overwhelming Swarm. Bring a new dimension of life to your battleground with these token figures that are sculpted in scale with WizKids’ D&D minis line.
- Kill Team, Doom Lords, Van Saar and More – Gama Trade Show Reveals from Games Workshop
From a returning fan favourite to some highly anticipated news from Blood Bowl and the underhive, not to mention the confirmation of a certain mysterious faction from the Mortal Realms, here is what was revealed by Games Workshop at Gama Trae Show.
- Ares Games to distribute Pendragon Games to North America
Ares Games and Pendragon Game Studio announce they are extending the scope of their partnership, which began in 2016 with the release of the survival horror board game “Last Friday”. Ares Games will also distribute games directly published in English by Pendragon, starting with the epic, ancient-Greece themed “Hexemonia” and the Napoleonic game “Waterloo: Enemy Mistakes.”
- Architects to be Co-Published by Garphill Games & Renegade Game Studios!
Renegade Game Studios is partnering up with Garphill Games to co-publish a new trilogy of games starting with Architects of the West Kingdom! Architects of the West Kingdom is set at the end of the Carolingian Empire, circa 850 AD. As royal architects, players compete to impress their King and maintain their noble status by constructing various landmarks throughout his newly appointed domain.
- Renegade Game Studios and Saban Brands are partnering to create Saban’s Power Rangers tabletop games.
Inspired by the iconic, 25-year franchise, the upcoming tabletop games will be focused on fan experiences that uphold the Power Rangers’ brand core values of teamwork, inclusivity, and diversity. Featuring the globally recognized Rangers as well as well known villains, locations, and more, these games will reward super fans and also, intrigue players who have recently been introduced to the brand.
- Renegade and Frosted Games to Publish Uwe Rosenberg’s Reykholt
Renegade Game Studios and Frosted Games are pleased to announce a partnership to release upcoming games in English. The first game under this new agreement will be Reykholt, designed by Uwe Rosenberg.