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[15 Aug 2015 | No Comment | ]
Star Trek: Frontiers Board Game

WizKids, maker of quality board games and miniatures, is pleased to announce the upcoming release of Star Trek: Frontiers. Designed by Andrew Parks, Star Trek: Frontiers puts a new spin on the bestselling board game Mage Knight, by Vlaada Chvátil.
“Like the Mage Knight board game, Star Trek: Frontiers allows players to explore areas that are new and different each time they play. I can’t wait for Star Trek fans to start commanding their Federation and Klingon ships as they encounter Romulan Warbirds, send carefully chosen away teams down to …

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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 | ]
WizKids’ Temple of Elemental Evil Board Game Arrives in North American!

WizKids, makers of quality board games and miniatures, is pleased to announce the release of the latest title in the D&D product series – the Temple of Elemental Evil board game. In the Temple of Elemental Evil board game, you and your friends play as heroic adventurers. Using your amazing abilities, spells and magic weapons, you must explore the dungeons beneath the mysterious and dangerous Sword Coast, where you will fight monsters, overcome hazards and find treasure. Grab a copy of Temple of Elemental Evil and get ready for the …

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[11 Mar 2015 | No Comment | ]
WizKids Releases “Dice Masters Battle for Faerûn” in North America

WizKids has great news for fans of the Dungeons & Dragons Forgotten Realms universe as they have released Dice Masters Battle for Faerûn. Available in game retailers across North America, and soon-to-be launched in other regions, Dice Masters Battle for Faerûn lets players collect and assemble a party of warriors and battle one another with dice-based combatants including dragons, mind flayers, beholders and kobolds.

To celebrate the launch, while supplies last, purchasers will receive a free Minsc and Boo—the iconic hero and his miniature giant space hamster—promo card and die to …

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[31 Mar 2014 | No Comment | ]
WizKids Partners with Asmodee for German Board Games!


WizKids Games, the pioneer of pre-painted miniature gaming, today announced that the company has entered into an partnership agreement with Asmodee Germany to localize several award winning game titles.
“We have chosen Asmodee to be our German language partner in Europe for the award winning titles including— the Mage Knight Board Game, Attack Wing: Dungeons & Dragons, Quarriors! Dice Building Game and Star Trek: Attack Wing.  We aim to replicate the successful growth and support we’ve experienced in Europe with our English language products and look forward to expanding our …

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[13 Mar 2014 | No Comment | ]
“Quarmageddon” Expansion for Quarriors!™ for iPad® Available Now

“Quarmageddon” Expansion for Quarriors!™ for iPad® Available Now
Quarriors! goes free for a week, while its new expansion offers fresh monsters, cards, magic and gameplay updates
March 12, 2014, Hillside, N.J.– WizKids Games is pleased to announce Quarmageddon, the digital expansion to its incredibly popular dice “deck-building” game Quarriors! for iPad®, is now available for just $1.99 as an in-app purchase. Quarmageddon adds 40 additional dice to the base game, along with additional spells and new creatures to expand upon the humor and gameplay of the original. (Note: Quarriors! is required to play Quarmageddon.)
To …

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[8 Jul 2013 | No Comment | ]
Critical Review – Quarriors! Quartifacts


Quartifacts is the latest expansion for Quarriors from Wizkids and brings a new mechanic, called Questing to the gameplay. The story goes that powerful Quartifacts like the Holy Quail, are lost and you and your brave quarries, which you’ll be capturing from the wilds, are questing for them. Will you achieve your goal and gain glory or will you be thwarted by a challenger to your brave questing party? More importantly, is this a good addition or a bad addition to a game that is already a highly dividing 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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[16 Jun 2013 | No Comment | ]
WizKids Games Announces Pacific Rim: HeroClix

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Game creator WizKids Games today announced the latest collection to join HeroClix, the most popular collectible miniatures tabletop game on the market, featuring characters from the much-anticipated Warner Bros. and Legendary Pictures film PACIFIC RIM. The exclusive video debut was offered by Legendary Pictures and NECA.
The new line is set to launch on July 10 in a variety of forms designed to welcome new players and challenge established ones. It includes 10 new mini-figures from the upcoming film; five Jaegers and five Kaiju sculpts, including Gipsy Danger, Striker Eureka, …

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[24 May 2013 | No Comment | ]
The Dominion War – Star Trek Organized Play!


WizKids Games proudly announces the start of the Dominion War in Star Trek: Attack Wing!
Hillside, N.J. – May 22, 2013 – WizKids/NECA, LLC (WizKids), the leader in collectible gaming, announced the Dominion War Organized Play event for the forthcoming Star Trek™ HeroClix™ miniatures game line-up— Star Trek: Attack Wing.
In September, WizKids Games kicks off a six-month storyline Organized Play program centered around The Dominion War. In The Dominion War, the Alpha Quadrant is in a time of struggle and chaos. The Jem’Hadar and the Breen Confederacy have established a …