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[31 Jul 2015 | No Comment | ]
Magic Duels: Origins now available on Steam and Xbox One

Wizards of the Coast today launched Magic Duels on PC via Steam with its initial content release, Magic Duels: Origins, enabling fans to play this brand new digital release for free. Magic Duels: Origins introduces an entirely new digital Magic experience, offering limitless free gameplay, hundreds of unlockable cards, many exciting multiplayer modes-including the return of fan-favorite Two-Headed Giant. Available today on Steam for PC and the Xbox Games Store for Xbox One on July 31, Magic Duels: Origins will be available on PlayStation 4 later this year. The game …

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[31 Jul 2015 | No Comment | ]
Mage Knight: Shades of Tezla Expansion Available Now!

WizKids is pleased to announce the release of Mage Knight: Shades of Tezla, the third expansion for the popular board game that includes all-new enemies, mechanics, adventures… and even a new playable character! Braevalar the Druid joins Mage Knight’s cast of playable characters, and he’s ready to leave the woods and fight against the destruction wrought by two warring Avatars. Head to your FLGS and grab Mage Knight: Shades of Tezla for a suggested retail price of $29.99 USD.
The Mage Knight: Shades of Tezla Expansion Set features:

Braevalar the Druid
Two Faction …

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[31 Jul 2015 | No Comment | ]
Res Publica 2230 AD

Recently MAGE Company added to its game line Reiner Knizia’s Res Publica, but this time as Res Publica 2230 AD. In this version, Res Publica travels into the future, where races migrate through Space searching for new areas in which to settle. Intensive trading brings together strong Races, encourages new settlements, and promotes the development of civilization. This is a space themed card game for 3-5 players.

Each turn is divided into three different phases: Trade, Display, and Draw cards. Each player on their turn can make a trade offer and …

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[19 Jul 2015 | No Comment | ]
Marvel Dice Masters: Age of Ultron Available

Ultron and his minions have come to your tabletop today, as WizKids is pleased to announce that Marvel Dice Masters: Age of Ultron has shipped to North American retailers. Marvel Dice Masters: Age of Ultron will have players battling head-to-head with heroes and villains from the Marvel Universe, featuring, of course, the diabolical “living automaton” — Ultron!
The Marvel Dice Masters: Age of Ultron Starter Set is available for a suggested retail price of $19.99 USD, and includes 44 custom dice, 38 cards, two dice bags and a rulebook – everything …

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[19 Jul 2015 | No Comment | ]
Magic Origins set launches today!

July 17, 2015 – RENTON, WA – Wizards of the Coast today released Magic Origins, the latest Magic: The Gathering trading card game (TCG) set. This pivotal new set reveals the origin stories of five of Magic‘s most beloved Planeswalker characters, as well as ushering in the new block set release structure. Magic Origins sets up an expansive, epic storyline that will inform the creative direction for future sets of the world’s most popular TCG.
For the first time ever, players will learn how five of Magic’s most iconic Planeswalkers – …

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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 …