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[25 Jun 2015 | No Comment | ]
Stronghold Games Announces the Publication of “504” Designed by Friedemann Friese

Stronghold Games is proud to announce the publication of “504”, a game designed by the renowned game designer Friedemann Friese, co-published with 2F-Spiele.  504 is a revolutionary concept in game design.  504 offers the game enthusiast 504 different games in a single box, achieving this via the use of nine game modules, which can be merged together to form 504 unique play experiences. The nine modules are Pick-up & Deliver, Race, Privileges, Military, Exploring, Roads, Majorities, Production, and Shares.   In 504, players use the spiral bound “Book of 504 Worlds”, …

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[17 Jun 2015 | No Comment | ]
Dice City coming in October! From AEG and Artipia Games

ROLL, BUILD, WIN!
By decree of the Queen, there needs to be a new capital!
The Kingdom of Rolldovia is in turmoil. Her royal highness the Queen, has decreed that there will be a new capital, after the old one was sacked by hordes of barbarians and bandits from the south. As leaders of one of the country’s influential noble families, players vie with each other to establish their provincial city as the best home for Rolldovia’s new capital.
You must choose your city’s path in gaining the approval of all others in …

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[7 Jun 2015 | No Comment | ]
Battalia: The Creation – OTSBGR

Battalia: The Creation is a fantastic game that is currently on Kickstarter.

Battalia is a strategy game for 2-4 players ages 12+ with an average play time of about 30 minutes per player.
“Battalia the land of the Sun Oracle ORAC, the almighty ancient monument, all at once friend, foe, lord, servant, tool, and masterpiece of creation. Eternal apprentice of nature itself and the hand of the gods among humans and beasts. The Oracle creates advantages and it could support you, if you catch the lucky moment on a sunny day…
Four folks, …

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[1 Jun 2015 | No Comment | ]
Stronghold Games Announces “The Golden Ages”, a Euro-style Civ Building Game

Stronghold Games is proud to announce the release of The Golden Ages, the highly-acclaimed game originally published by Ergo Ludo Editions for Essen Spiel 2014.
The Golden Ages is a euro-style civilization building game, where players lead their civilizations through 4 eras of history. During each era, the civilizations develop technologies, create fine arts, erect buildings, and build wonders. They send explorers to discover the continents, establish cities in distant lands, and send soldiers into battles.
The Golden Ages offers players varied paths to victory. Civilizations may achieve greatness via the arts, …

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[31 May 2015 | No Comment | ]
12 Realms Bedtime Story

We all remember the days where someone read us a fairy-tale at night.
And we dreamed of being a mighty hero that would defeat all villains and evil in their way. Fairy-tales have an important place in our lives. They nurture our soul, inspire us to fight and remind us that no matter how dark life gets, there’s always hope. “This is why 12 Realms was created”, says Ignacio Corrao, designer of the game. 12 Realms is a fairy-tale themed cooperative game , which is constantly expanding. So if you ever wanted to be a hero, this is your …

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[25 May 2015 | No Comment | ]
The Game Pit: Episode 44 – Lobstercon

In this episode, Ronan and Sean discuss their exploits at Lobstercon, which is a twice yearly event where London On Board pack their bags and head down to the seaside to play games, games and more games.
The boys talk about the great games they played during the event but as usual don’t really hold back when discussing the less than great games played.
THE GAME PIT: EPISODE 44 – LOBSTERCON

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[19 May 2015 | No Comment | ]
Gruff: The Tactical Card Game of Mutated Monster Goats  by Studio Woe

Gruff: The Tactical Card Game of Mutated Monster Goats

Gruff is a tactical combat card game where you take the role of a Shepherd who has used black magic, foul science and forbidden breeding practices to create the meanest battle goats in the world. Crush your enemies and prove that your herd is the strongest!

Gruff is halfway through it’s Kickstarter campaign and is over 250% of it’s funding goal. You can support it now by going to https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/31839895/gruff-the-tactical-card-game-of-mutated-monster-go

Game Overview

Players choose from a wide variety of mean weird and fat goats to create …

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[12 May 2015 | No Comment | ]
Magic Fans Gear Up to “Make Magic History”

Make Magic History!
That’s what tens of thousands of Magic: The Gathering players and fans will be doing at the end of this month when the biggest Magic Premier Play event ever comes to three continents across the globe.
Taking place May 28-31, Modern Masters Weekend will be a visual and competition-filled spectacle, simultaneously taking place in Las Vegas, Chiba, Japan and Utrecht, Netherlands over the course of one weekend. This unprecedented worldwide event is expected to draw 20,000+ players across the three locations, with hundreds of thousands of fans watching in …

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[30 Apr 2015 | No Comment | ]
X-Men: Mutant Revolution Strategy Game Now Available in North American Stores

WizKids and Gale Force Nine are pleased to announce the release of the new HeroClix strategy game X-Men: Mutant Revolution, in North American retail today.
X-Men: Mutant Revolution allows you to play as classic X-Men characters — including Wolverine, Cyclops, Magneto, and Storm — as they lead their school against its rivals. In the game, 3-4 players will recruit heroes and students, training each team and sending them on missions to spread your vision for mutants to the world.
For more information, please visit: http://wizkids.com/x-men-mutant-revolution/

Game Overview:
In the aftermath of …

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[30 Apr 2015 | No Comment | ]
Stronghold Games Proclaims 2015 “The Year of Survive!”

Stronghold Games is proud to declare 2015 as “The Year of Survive!” as it announces the new game Survive: Space Attack!, plus several new expansions in the Survive! line of light-strategy, family games.
 
Survive: Space Attack! is a reimagining of the best-selling game, Survive: Escape From Atlantis! The redesign of this classic game has been done by Brian, Sydney, and Geoff Engelstein, who have previously designed Space Cadets and Space Cadets: Dice Duel, plus expansions for each of these games, for Stronghold Games. 
 

In Survive: Space Attack!, players are escaping from …