Roll For It! Deluxe Edition
Designed by Chris Leder and first published in 2011, Roll For It is a dice rolling game where players match dice results to cards for points. This deluxe edition features artwork from Echo Chernik, 48 metallic and translucent dice, a velvet dice bag embroidered with the Roll For It! logo, and an embossed tin with hinged lid. The deluxe edition will be available during PAX Prime, August 29 through September 1 in Seattle, Washington.
Calliope Games also announced the Titan Series. This series of nine “gateway” games is a
…collaboration between Calliope and master designers including: Rob Daviau, Michael Elliott, James Ernest, Matt Forbeck, Richard Garfield, Seth Johnson, Eric Lang, Mike Mulvihill, Paul Peterson, Mike Selinker, Jordan Weisman, and Zach Weisman.
The Titan Series will be initially all funded through Kickstarter and delivered to backers. Afterwards, the series will be available in retail stores. The press release also reports that a “sizable discount” will be available to backers of all nine games.
“It was important to me that the soul of the game wasn’t lost in Tsuro’s transition from the table to the tablet” comments Ray Wehrs, President of Calliope Games. “Of all the developers who approached us looking to turn Tsuro into an app, Thunderbox proved to be uniquely qualified to enhance the game digitally while maintaining the feel and experience of playing around the table.”
This digital port is expected to release early 2015.