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Three New Titles Coming From Ares Games in the New Year

Ares Games is gearing up for the new years with some new titles dropping right at the beginning of the year. First of those three titles is a second edition of the euro game Quartermaster General . The first edition was released by Griggling Game back in 2014 and it has seen some success with a respectable score on BGG. The game while based in the second world war, is not so much about the fighting, but about keeping the supply lines open to support the troops on the front line. Play is easy to pick up...

Ixians & Tleilaxu Houses expand Dune the board game

Dune is a 2-6 player strategic board game where players are leaders of six great factions, who each wish to control the most valuable resource in the universe, a mysterious spice called melange , found only on the planet Arrakis . The expansion adds two new houses who are mortal enemies, the Ixians and the Tleilaxu , to the Dune board game.

The Tleilaxu are fanatical and xenophonic, and are led by a small council of Tleilaxu Masters . Though underestimated by rival factions, they hope to dominate all through superior...

Test your Game of Thrones Knowledge with the Seasons 5-8 Expansion for Game of Thrones Trivia

Game of Thrones the Trivia Game was released in 2016, around when the 6th season was or was about to air, so they could only include so much in the game. Now, however, with the epic saga concluded, Fantasy Flight Games is set to release Game of Throne: The Trivia Game Seasons 5-8 Expansion to bring the second half of the series to the trivia game.

Games of Thrones the Trivia Game is not quite like other trivia games where knowing the answer wins the day, in this one you are...

Into Espionage? Have We Got a Game for You!

Jay Cormier, co-designer of such diverse games as Belfort , Akrotiri , and Junk Art , has announced that his new company, Off the Page Games, will be publishing Mind MGMT: The Pyschic Espionage Game in 2020. According to the press release for the game, it is based on the NY Times best-selling comic book, MIND MGMT, by Matt Kindt. This game features all new art as well as numerous mini-comic books that are revealed as you play the game.

MGMT: The Pyschic Espionage Game is a deduction game designed for 2-5 players, one of...

Welcome to The Adventure Zone!

Twogether Studios has announced a preorder for The Adventure Zone: Bureau of Balance designed by the husband-wife design team Keith Baker and Jenn Ellis, who are known for their RPG Phoenix: Dawn Command, a card-based roleplaying game.

In The Adventure Zone: Bureau of Balance, 2-5 players work together cooperatively to pit their team of adventurers against whatever they may find in the deadly dungeon they are exploring. The game provides over 120 hours of challenges for the players due to the dynamic modular system that is used to generate the challenges for them....

Cowboy Bebop: Space Serenade from Japanime

Cowboy Bebop: Space Serenade , designed by Johan Benvenuto and Florian Sirieix , has players traveling across the solar system with limited resources catching outlaws!

In this 1-4 player game, players will take on the role of bounty hunters as part of the infamous crew on the spaceship Bebop going after criminals, and gaining reputation. This is all done through deck-building as players move from planet to planet managing their resources and using their special abilities. Whoever has the most reputation points, is the best bounty...

Big guns and fast cars! Car Wars 6th Edition is on Kickstarter now

Car Wars as a game has been around for quite a while, with the first edition having been released in 1981 and consisted of only paper components and a rulebook. Now in it's 6th edition, Car Wars is making the jump to miniatures, and in the process trimming down the complexity for a fast and furious auto dueling game.

Car Wars 6th Edition is an arena battle miniatures game where you will outfit a car with armor, weapons, crew, and anything else you can think or in order to survive the...

Wild World of Keyforge

Since Keyforge 's hit the gaming scene last year, it's notable hodge-podge of alien races and settings felt particularly distant among science-fiction IPs. The only way to discover how this diverse cast came together has been from little snippets of lore found in marketing materials and flavor text. In June 2020, Aconyte, a fiction-writing subsidiary of Asmodee Entertainment, plans to change that with their first published book of stories within the world of Keyforge , titled Tales From the Crucible: A KeyForge Anthology. As wild, diverse, and mashed together as this universe seems to...

Z-Man releases new mini expansions

Looking to add a little spice to some of your games? Z-Man Games may have you covered with new mini expansions for several of their games.

The tile-laying puzzle game, NMBR 9, now has two small items you can add to the game. The Starting Tiles Mini Expansion provides each player with a unique starting tile shape which is played before the first number tile. The E xtra Tiles Mini Expansion gives each player a pair of generic tiles which can be used to fill in space allowing for more...

Lord of the Rings: Journeys in Middle-Earth gets an Adventure Mode

For those familiar with Lord of the Rings: Journeys in Middle-Earth from Fantasy Flight Games , there was threat ever looming and many times the cost of exploration was too great. Now, players have the opportunity to play Adventure Mode to discover what they could not before!

When selecting a difficulty in the companion app for Journeys in Middle-Earth, players can now select Adventure Mode instead of Normal or Hard. This mode lowers the difficulty of the campaign to allow for more exploration and questing without the increasing threat level getting in the way....

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