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[29 Jun 2013 | No Comment | ]
Preorders For TIME ‘N’ SPACE Open Sunday June 30 At Noon EDT

PRESS RELEASE:

Time ‘N’ Space 

Preorders open Sunday, June 30 at Noon Eastern time!

Exciting times continue here at Stronghold Games!
 
Preorders for our next 2013 Summer Game Release will open:
 
Sunday, June 30, 2013
at NOON Eastern time

Spend some time in space by Preordering…
Time ‘N’ Space
Click here to go to the Preorder Page!

Time ‘N’ Space is truly a unique game experience!It is an exactly 30-minute timed game,where each player also uses 2 one-minute sandtimers to take their actions!

Time ‘N’ Space
 
Here, where space is endless and time is precious, you face the challenges of a true …

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[29 Jun 2013 | No Comment | ]
Napoleon at Waterloo Review

The Battle of Waterloo is perhaps the best known battle in history. The time is 18 June 1815. The Duke of Wellington’s armies are drawn to defend the road to Brussels. Napoleon’s superior French forces begin their assault. Can the British thin red line hold until the Prussian army arrives to fall upon Napoleon’s flanks?

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[29 Jun 2013 | No Comment | ]
Fallen Preview

Fallen is a card and dice game in which two players battle deep within a dungeon. One player takes on the role of the Hero, exploring the twisting halls and deadly chambers of the labyrinth. Another player takes on the role of the Dungeon Lord, summon terrifying creatures and wielding dark magics.

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[28 Jun 2013 | No Comment | ]
Critical Preview – Give it to the King

Give It to the King! is a game for 2-4 players where you will become a Royal Messenger racing against the other players, as you try to be the first to deliver messages to the King at the end of a long hallway.

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[27 Jun 2013 | No Comment | ]
Nile Deluxor (Video Review)

Nile DeLuxor is a reprint of the card game Nile that includes a new expansion in the box. The expansion adds several new cards including two new crop types, monuments, and turn counter cards. The number of players is also expanded to allow for as many as 6.
Nile DeLuxor is available as a published version and a print and play edition through Minion games. The published version is a complete game that includes original Nile and the expansion.
~Minion Game

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[26 Jun 2013 | 4 Comments | ]
Star Trek: Attack Wing!

Star Trek: Attack Wing is a tactical space combat miniatures game that uses the Heroclix system and features prepainted ships from the Star Trek Universe.  Wizkids has licensed the FlightPath maneuver system from Fantasy Flight Games, to create a unique game of exploration and combat between all the well known (and even some less well known) star ships from the Star Trek Universe!
The latest issue of GTM magazine (06-20-2013) has a fantastic cover article talking about this exciting new release including the following release schedule:
“2013 Star Trek Attack Wing SKUs/Ships/Release …

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[26 Jun 2013 | No Comment | ]
MAGIC 2014 – DUELS OF THE PLANESWALKERS AVAILABLE TODAY!

Ignite Your Spark with Magic 2014—Duels of the Planeswalkers and join Chandra Nalaar in a quest for revenge, introducing you to new stories and new characters! This latest version of Magic’s hit Duels of the Planeswalkers video game franchise introduces players to the new sealed play game mode and makes Magic available for the very first time on Android tablet devices.

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[26 Jun 2013 | No Comment | ]
Seasons Video Review

Off The Shelf Board Game Reviews – Seasons By Asmodee Games – A Game For 2-4 Players Ages 14+.
“Assuming the role of one of the greatest sorcerers of the time, you will be participating in the legendary tournament of the 12 Seasons.
Your goal is to raise the most victory points by gathering energy, summoning familiars and magic items. If you amass enough crystals and symbols of prestige, you will become the kingdom’s most illustrious mage. Optimize the cards through skilful combinations, using the seasons wisely to access the energies of …

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[25 Jun 2013 | No Comment | ]
Star Wars: X-Wing Miniatures Game

Star Wars: X-Wing Miniatures Game is a tactical ship-to-ship combat game in which players take control of powerful Rebel X-wings and nimble Imperial TIE fighters, facing them against each other in fast-paced space combat. Featuring stunningly detailed and painted miniatures, the X-Wing Miniatures Game recreates exciting Star Wars space combat throughout its several included scenarios. Select your crew, plan your maneuvers, and complete your mission!

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[25 Jun 2013 | 2 Comments | ]
The Long View: Fleet

In this episode of The Long View, I’m pleased to be joined once again by Joel Eddy as we discuss the game of Fleet. Does a two player auction really work? Can you enjoy a game with a commercial shipping theme? Do the Kickstarter expansions add to the game, or should you throw them back? All of these questions and more will be answered in this episode of The Long View.