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Star Trek: Fleet Captains Announcement!

Wizkids just announced a Dominion expansion to their popular Star Trek Fleet Captains board game. The following was officially announced: Victory is life! The Dominion seeks to conquer the Alpha Quadrant in this expansion set to Star Trek: Fleet Captains. The Dominion fleet brings together the forces of the Cardassians, the Breen, and the Jem’Hadar led by the Vorta and the Founders. This expansion set also introduces a new Saboteur sub-type: Shapeshifters! Star Trek: Fleet Captains – Dominion allows for up to four factions to play in an expanded Star Trek: Fleet Captains experience! The battle...

Super Dungeon Explore: Forgotten King

Super Dungeon Explore: Forgotten King is the all new companion edition of your favorite chibi board game! The fair land of Crystalia is under siege. The Dark Consul and his monsters plague the land, corrupting and destroying all before them. All that stands in the way are brave Heroes like you! Super Dungeon Explore brings classic video game style hack and slash adventures to your tabletop. Heroes are pitted against the evil Dark Consul in a fast-paced dungeon battle game. Gather powerful loot, customize your Heroes, and defeat the dungeon's boss in fully cooperative Arcade Mode...

Kickstart Capes & Villains

Capes and Villians is a 1-5 player card and dice game. In Capes and Villains , you are already in the heat of the battle. There are no preparation or equipment phases, no pre-planning or gradual movement into battle. Nope, you are there, getting your cape tightened around your neck or dishing out the pain yourself. Gameplay should seem a bit crazy and even spontaneous at times, but believe us when we say that under the mask is actually a lot of strategy. The closing date on Kickstarter is April 8, 2014, the...

Coming Soon from Victory Point Games

Mound Builders Mound Builders, from Wes Erni and Ben Madison, is a solitaire States of SiegeTM game where you represent the two largest pre-Columbian Indian “mound builder” cultures that dominated eastern North America from before the time of Christ until the coming of the European colonists in the 17th century. Your empire represents the earlier Hopewell culture and the later Mississippian culture that derived from it. Until the arrival of the Spanish late in the game, you will expand your control across the map of North America, extending it over the various chiefdoms encountered and incorporating them...

New from Upper Deck!

Legendary: Marvel Villains Deck Building Game The Legendary universe gets flipped upside down! Play as Villains trying to take out the Heroes protecting the city! The game will feature some of Marvel’s greatest Villains, including Venom, Magneto and Thanos, as they go to battle against some of the most heroic characters in the Marvel Universe, including the X-Men, the Avengers and Spider-Friends! Players can work both with and against other players to overcome the protectors of the city using the greatest Super Villains in the Marvel Universe! This set contains 15 playable Villains, 7 Hero groups, 4...

New from Greenbrier Games!

Hull Breach: Corporate Wars Hull Breach is a sci-fi cards-and-dice game set in the future and puts players in command of a space station out among the stars. Their mission is to improve their station, build a powerful fleet of warships and Marines, and then destroy their opponents with help from various events, tactics and technological breakthroughs! Players take turns drawing cards, managing their per-turn economic gain, and manufacturing what forces they can before deciding whether or not to attack their enemies or continue biding their time. Games can be short and brutal, or they can be...

The Walking Dead: Best Defense - Woodbury Expansion

In April, The Woodbury Expansion will be released from Cryptozoic Entertainment. This expansion is for their 2013 release The Walking Dead Board Game: The Best Defense. The Best Defense is a cooperative game where players take on the role of characters from AMC's The Walking Dead and defend four locations from Walkers. The Woodbury Expansion will bring Woodbury as a new location for the survivors. In addition, the Governor will now be moving around the game board, each turn arriving at a new location causing chaos. In the base game, players could experience two different modes,...

The Doom That Came To Atlantic City

Next week, Cryptozoic Entertainment will fulfill Kickstarter project backer rewards for last year's The Doom That Came to Atlantic City. In 2012, publisher The Forking Path began the Kickstarter project with a $35,000 goal and in June 2012 the project was successfully backed at $122,874. Over the next thirteen months, backers received a decline in communication from the publisher. In July 2013 the project was cancelled by Forking Path and no rewards had been delivered. By the end of the month, Cryptozoic Entertainment reached out to the game's designer, Keith Baker and Cryptozoic became the new...

VALIANT and CATALYST Partnership

Valiant Entertainment is proud to announce that it has partnered with Catalyst Game Labs to produce role-playing and tabletop games featuring Valiant’s award-winning library of comic book superheroes. The partnership will lead off in mid-2014 with the release of the Valiant Universe RPG —Valiant’s first-ever role-playing game, designed for the Cue System (the Origins and ENnie awards-nominated system first published in Catalyst’s 1950s Rockets/Rayguns/Robots RPG, Cosmic Patrol ). Subsequent releases, spotlighting a wide array of Valiant properties, will follow in 2015 and beyond. The edge between...

Kanban: Automotive Revolution

Stronghold Games Press Release Stronghold Games is proud to announce a major 2014 hobby board game release, Kanban: Automotive Revolution , an interactive resource management and economic strategy game, showcasing the automobile manufacturing process that introduced revolutionary efficiencies during the 1970s and is still in practice today. The term Kanban comes from a scheduling system for lean and just-in-time (JIT) production. This system was first adopted by Japanese automobile manufacturing, leading to a revolution in the automobile industry, enabling great cost reduction via efficiency and automation. Kanban and other systems like it have now transformed manufacturing in...

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