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[28 Jul 2013 | No Comment | ]
Star Wars X-Wing (Video Review)

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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[16 May 2013 | 2 Comments | ]
Hexica (Video Review)

Hexica is a 2-4 player capture the flag/fleet combat game set in space. At the start of each player’s turn, a flag spawns on a random spot. After three rounds, flags run out and players are forced into combat to steal each others flags. Aside from the specialized six ships that compose each fleet in the game, players also have access to twenty Advanced Systems cards. Each player starts with two of these cards and more can be purchased throughout the game. These cards temporarily affect four aspects of the game: the economy, movement, attack, and defense of each player’s fleet.

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[8 Apr 2013 | One Comment | ]
Gunship First Strike (Video Review)

Gunship: First Strike! is Escape Pod Games’ core release in a planned series of tactical space combat games. Players fight to win battles in a futuristic civil war with a variety of ship types. From the agile and speedy Fighters, to lethal Gunships and intimidating Capital Ships, every battle is a well-balanced slugfest that comes right down to the wire.

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[11 Jan 2013 | No Comment | ]
Damocles Mission (A Video Review)

On 15 September 1988, a dark spherical object approximately 1.2 kilometers in diameter of unknown origin assumed a geosynchronous orbit over the Galapagos Islands. Upon orders of the president, an investigating shuttle mission was configured (code name Damocles)…

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[7 Jan 2013 | No Comment | ]
Star Trek the Adventure Game (Video Review)

In Star Trek: The Adventure Game, you send forth a starship, exploring unknown planets across the immense distances of space. One player represents the mighty United Federation of Planets; the other, the powerful and mysterious Klingon Empire. Solo play is also possible.

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[1 Jan 2013 | No Comment | ]
Dust Tactics: Operation Zverograd (Video Review)

Operation “Zverograd” is a Dust Tactics campaign expansion that delivers new scenarios, rules, and background for the Sino-Soviet Union.

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[14 Dec 2012 | One Comment | ]
MERCS (A Video Review)

MERCS is a skirmish game of miniature combat taking place in the future. Games consist of two squads of 5, which have all special equipment and skills.

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[7 Dec 2012 | No Comment | ]
Dust Tactics: Operation Cerberus (A Video Review)

Massive combat walkers tread the streets, armored troops storm the buildings of Southern England, and Dust Tactics pushes deeper into urban warfare with the campaign expansion Operation “Cerberus”,

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[1 Dec 2012 | No Comment | ]
Imperium ( Video Review)

Imperium is a 2-player game of space empire conflict set in 22nd Century AD, and in the history of the Traveler role playing game.

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[28 Nov 2012 | No Comment | ]
Imperial Crusade Armada (A Video Review)

Imperial Crusade Armada is a tactical space combat card game that uses plastic cards made of the same material as credit cards to represent each ship on the tabletop.