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Desperados of Dice Town

Coming soon from Matagot Games

Later this year, the designers (Bruno Cathala & Ludovic Maublanc) of 2009's Dice Town will bring a prequel to gaming tables. In this American West dice rolling game, players are trying to free their bandits from jail and pick up jobs. On a player's turn, roll the dice up to three times, setting aside any to save them. Combine hits and symbols to desperadoes to help them move closer freedom. Once a desperado is free, the player can use him to rob from the other players.

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Warhammer: Diskwars Expansions

Hammer and Hold & Legions of Darkness Fantasy Flight Games has announced two upcoming expansions for their Warhammer themed, disk flipping battle game. These expansions will include at least fifty disks and ten command cards, tokens, terrain, and ways to modify your battles with scenario cards. In addition, new mechanisms like Poison, Stalwart, Fear, and Reanimate will provide new strategies in combat. Poison adds tokens to opponents that will cause wounds faster. Stalwart allows pinned units to use focus abilities or perform ranged attacks. Units pinned by enemies with Fear have a lowered counterattack...

Get Greed-y on Kickstarter

Greed is the latest game from Donald X., the award winning designer of Kingdom Builder and Dominion. Greed is a card drafting game in which 2-5 players each take the role of a gangland boss, intent on becoming the one true power in the city. As post-war immigration and migration change the demographics of the US, gangs re-emerge as a form of identification, protection and ultimately...wealth. And they are no longer armed with just switchblades and bats. The Gun Control Act of 1968 has not been passed into law yet and automatic weapons move freely into the...

Patchistory News!

On March 5, StuntKitePublishing.com will start accepting pre-orders for their upcoming release Patchistory. In addition, Lula da Silva will be replaced with Nelson Mandela and Big Ben will replace Disneyland. If you are not already familiar with Patchistory, it debuted at Spiel 2013. Patchhistory is a civilization building game for 2 to 4 players using worker placement and auction & bidding mechanisms to score victory points. Players bid on land cards with money. After winning a card, the player patches that land card. Each land card is divided into colored sections and the card is placed under...

Game of Thrones: The Card Game - The Prize of the North

Fantasy Flight Games has announced the fifth Chapter Pack in the Conquest and Defiance cycle for the Game of Thrones LCG scheduled to release second quarter of 2014. This Chapter Pack introduces a new keyword, Prized, and provides additional support to broader decks. New, powerful cards are given to the Great Houses and eminent threats from over the wall rise against the Night's Watch. Quite a few cards like, Defenders of the Wall & Deserted Castle, carry rich theme by linking House Baratheon to the Night's Watch.

Demigods Rising: Clash of Heroes

Kickstart Some Demigods In the Time of Chaos, the God of War was the supreme ruler over all the other gods. When the Time of Peace came, it lasted so long that the God of War started to lose his power. He grew weaker as the years went by and was pushed aside by the other gods. As his power faded and he felt that the end was near, he gave task to his four children, the demigods, to prove themselves as the most exemplary commanders on the field of battle. The one who emerges victorious will...

Stronghold Games Press Release

Stronghold Games Proclaims 2014 “The Year of Space Cadets”, Announces 3 New Game Titles in the Space Cadets line Stronghold Games is proud to declare 2014 as “ The Year of Space Cadets ” as it announces 3 new game titles for their award-winning and best-selling Space Cadets line of games. Space Cadets: Away Missions is a standalone game in the Space Cadets universe. It is a cooperative, tactical action game for 1-6 players, artistically set in the Golden Age of science fiction, and thematically a prequel to the original Space Cadets . Players...

Cipher Ops

Coming Soon from Nazca Games Cipher Ops is a high-tech cat-and-mouse game between a spy and mercenary unit. One player takes on the role of a specially trained covert operative whose mission is to infiltrate a top-secret remote military base and disable their communication and defense systems. The other player controls the highly trained counter-espionage task force who must stop the infiltrator at all costs. Cipher OPS is a ‘Stealth Action Game’ for 2 players scheduled to be released at GenCon 2014. Nazca Games is a small game development company located...

Coming Soon From Worthington Games

Hearts and Minds: The Vietnam War - 2nd ed.

Hearts and Minds: The Vietnam War is a card driven area movement game that allows players to recreate the Vietnam War between 1965-1975 in the full campaign game or yearly scenarios starting and ending in any year. Designed by John Poniske and Developed by Stan Hilinski. The game is playable in 1 hour for the scenarios to 3-6 hours for the campaign game. HoldFast: Russia 1941-42

On June 22,...

IDW Games Press Release

IDW Games and Pandasaurus Expand Relationship San Diego, CA (February 27, 2014) – IDW Games launched in a big way with recently announced games like Kill Shakespeare and 30 Days of Night . To help bolster a board game line already hotly anticipated by fans around the world, IDW is growing its games division by expanding its partnership with Pandasaurus Games. This partnership includes bringing Pandasaurus’ vault of popular games into print, many of which are sold out. The first title in this partnership is Tammany Hall , launching in June, in which the players “take...

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