CI-TA-DELS! (In Eric Summerer’s Voice)

Z-Man Games has announced that it is publishing a revised edition of its well-known card game, Citadels . Citadels was originally published in 2000 and reprinted as a deluxe version in 2016. The game is designed by Bruno Faidutti. It plays 2-8 players, ages 10 and up, in 30-60 minutes.

The new, revised edition is a reimplementation of Citadels Deluxe . This edition repackages that deluxe version into a streamlined, more portable package. The gameplay remains the same, however. Each round the players will draft the role that they want to represent. All of the...

Enter the Wizarding World

The OP (aka USAOpoly) has announced a reimplementation of the classic roll-and-move game Talisman with a Harry Potter spin, Talisman: Harry Potter . No designer or artist have been named for the game, which plays 2-6 players, ages 13 and up, in 90-120 minutes.

In Talisman: Harry Potter , the players can play as Harry Potter, Draco Malfoy, and various other Harry Potter characters as they try and either defeat Lord Voldemort as a member of the Order of the Phoenix or impress Voldemort with their loyalty as one of the Death Eaters. It is a...

Get Your Game(wright) On!

Gamewright Games has announced several games that are anticipated to deliver some time in the month of August 2021:

Hedgehog Roll : Billed as a “fun and fuzzy racing game,” Hedgehog Roll can be played either cooperatively as all players try to beat the fox or competitively to see who can get their hedgehog home first. The game is for 1-4 players, ages 4 and up, and takes about 20 minutes to play;

Coffin Full of Zombies : Coffin Full of Zombies is a dexterity game in which the players use...

Corrosion Coming Soon

Capstone Games has announced a new game coming out this fall, Corrosion , which is designed by Stefan Bauer. Corrosion is his first published game. The artwork for the game is provided by Dennis Lohausen. Corrosion supports 1-4 players, ages 12 and up, and plays in 1-2 hours.

In Corrosion , the greatest enemy of the players is time. Players will gather gears and steam in order to build machines, but these machines are subject to time - and rust. The players will have multiple engineers in play, all of whom do different things...

Hockey with a bat and ball

Asmodee is bringing Hero Hockey to retail, a dexterity game published by Oy Marektoy. Reminiscent of Klask , two players each control a hero via a magnet underneath the board. There is a ball that players try to get into their opponent's goal, and the first player to six goals wins. Each hero is a cylinder with a dome on top, holding a bat. Each goal is in the shape of a half circle near, but not up against the end walls of the rectangular board, which is surrounded by walls to allow for bank shots....

Lucky Duck Has Found a Partner

Lucky Duck Games has announced that it is partnering up with HYBR, a publisher based in Germany, to produce the cooperative children’s game, Yummy Yummy Monster Tummy , a reimplementation of HYBR’s game, Soviet Kitchen Unleashed . Yummy Yummy Monster Tummy is designed by Andreas Wild and the artwork is provided by JocArt. The game plays 2-4 players, ages 6 and up, and takes about 15-30 minutes.

Yummy Yummy Monster Tummy uses an app to support the game play. The players will be using the QR codes on the back of the cards...

Rio Grande Games gets dicey, artsy, and Friese

Rio Grande Games has five games scheduled to hit shelves later this year.

Dice Realms is a dice customization game from Tom Lehmann, of Race for the Galaxy and Res Arcana fame. In Dice Realms, two to four players each control a realm represented by two dice. Each face of the dice represents a different element of your kingdom: farming, mining, military, etc. You can acquire additional dice as well as mitigation assets to reroll your dice or set a dice. Your dice can be updgraded by changing out the removable faces, and not...

New Game of Time Travel ... and Murder

Pandasaurus Games has announced a new 2-player only abstract game, That Time You Killed Me . The game is designed by Peter C. Hayward with artwork provided by Jor Ros. The game is for ages 10 and up. It plays in 15-30 minutes.

That Time You Killed Me is a scenario-based narrative game in which the players are time travelers, each of whom is trying to erase the other from history. The game is played across era boards with each of the players having a copy of themselves in the past, present and future....

HeroQuest Companion App Coming Soon

Hasbro has announced that a companion app for their HeroQuest Game System is scheduled to come out in late 2021. The app developers are still working on it currently as they are hoping to provide an immersive HeroQuest experience through the use of the app.

One of the most notable things about the app is that no longer will one of the players have to take the role of Zargon, the Dark Sorceror. This will allow for both solo and co-op play of the game. They will also be supplying content for both the Kellar’s Keep...

Disney Villains Get Immersive

Asmodee Group has announced a new Disney villains game, Gathering of the Wicked , which is a reimplementation of The Werewolves of Miller’s Hollow . Gathering of the Wicked is designed by Philippe des Pallières and Hervé Marly with artwork provided by Thibault Prugne and Alexios Tjoyas. The game plays 6-12 players, ages 10 and up, in about 30 minutes.

In Gathering of the Wicked , the players are Disney villains such as Maleficent or Captain Hook, who have been thrown into a dark realm. In this hidden role game, each villain character has...

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