Mice & Mystics: Downwood Tales – Jakobe Preview

jakobe playtest

Later this year, Plaid Hat Games will be releasing a new expansion for Mice and Mystics, Downwood Tales.  They have release a preview of one of the new characters, Jakobe, a quick-footed ranged attacker with very flavourful starting equipment: a returning boomerang, capable of hitting a target after missing on the first attack roll; and a leaf vest, which camouflages its wearer when on leafy trees and branches, thus increasing its armour bonus against ranged attackers.

Mice and Mystics: Downwood Tales is a box chock full of adventure and whimsy. New storybook, a pile of new miniatures, new heroes, new villains, new location tiles, new search deck items. Downwood Tales takes the adventure outdoors. Meet frogs, turtles, rabbits, the wise sages – the three blind mice, ride leaves like parachutes out of the trees and much, much, much more.

Downwood Tales gives you multiple playable characters, new villains, new minions, tiles, a ton of new mechanics, equipment, new story arcs and more! New to this big box expansion is the gecko named Jakobe and he’s not your run-of-the-mill gecko, he’s a smooth operator, a ranger of the forest, a lizard for hire who is leading our heroes through some of the greatest dangers they will ever face! With more fun elements then you can shake your tail at, Downwood Tales is the next exciting installment in the Mice & Mystics world!