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12 Realms Expansion on Kickstarter

12 Realms returns with Ancestors Legacy! A fairy tale, coop, miniature game for 1-7 Heroes. Choose, equip, challenge, exploit, protect! Exciting adventure begins as 12 Realms returns with an expansion entitled Ancestors Legacy! Four exciting new realms lie hidden in the Fairy World and you must prepare yourself to explore them so as to defeat all of their enemies. Kievan Empire, Golden Caliphate, Olympia, and Nile Valley are the new lands you will get to explore to learn their secrets. Ruslan, Sinbad, along with the rest of the heroes, will unite to fight...

Rio Grande Branding

Rio Grand products continue to be seen throughout television. On May4, in "Signaling Risk" (season 1, episode 6) of the new HBO comedy, Silicon Valley, character Erlich (played by T.J. Miller) carries Arctic Scavengers through the house and places it upright on a top shelf. The founder of Rio Grande Games stated , "Rio Grande Games is responsible. We have hired a firm that specializes in product placement on TV shows. This is just one of the appearances for Arctic Scavengers." Arctic Scavengers is a bluffing card game where each player is a leader of a...

Coming in June from Fantasy Flight Games

Android Netrunner: The Spaces Between The Spaces Between is the second Data Pack in the Lunar Cycle for Android: Netrunner, and its sixty cards (three copies each of twenty different cards) continue to reestablish the game’s cyber-struggles amid the moon’s reduced gravity, recycled air, and corporate-sponsored colonies. Meanwhile, it creates an entirely new game within the game as every faction gains a new current, an event or operation that isn’t immediately resolved and discarded after it’s played, but continues to reside in the data streams somewhere between a state of transience and a state of permanence. ...

I Say, Holmes! The Case Solving Card Game

Sherlock Holmes and his companions are at your disposal as you try to catch the most notorious villains of Victorian era London. The Game is Afoot and it’s up to you to solve the case! Sherlock Holmes and his cadre of clue-seeking companions are at your disposal as you attempt to catch some of the most notorious villains of Victorian era London in Victory Point Games I Say, Holmes! You’ll have a variety of different cards at your disposal, including Arrest, Clue, Alibi, and the I Say? cards, which call...

Coming Soon - Seventh Hero

Releasing in July from AEG

The Prophecy warns of the return of Maedoc the Corruptor, and of his dark hand stretching once more upon the land. It also speaks of seven heroes, bound by destiny to defeat him. In Seventh Hero, players recruit wandering heroes but must remain vigilant against some of Maedoc’s minions who pose as heroes in order to find and eliminate the true seven. The first player to assemble six heroes of Prophecy wins the game! The deck consists of cards numbered 1 to...

Coming in June....

VivaJava: The Dice Game Just like in the original VivaJava board game, in VivaJava Dice, players take on the roles of employees at the VivaJava CoffeeCo., scouring the globe for the best beans to keep the company on top while trying to keep themselves one step ahead of the rest of the executives. VivaJava Dice puts a quick, new twist on the crucial decision of the game: the choice between blending beans or research. Players may now use the dice in their pool to blend - using the beans to create a best-seller for quick points, then...

Kickstarter: Capes And Villains Remastered

Capes and Villains is a scaleable 1-12 Player Dice and Card Game with several modes of play including Solo, Tag Team, Multiplayer, and Versus! 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. With various modes of play and a large roster of characters at your disposal, Capes and Villains offer up great re-playability and a mashup...

Coming June from Studio 9 Games

Villagers & Villains: The Borderlands Expansion

The Borderlands adds new cards to Villagers & Villains; a humorous fantasy game where you build a village on the edge of civilization. For those who have played the game, you know the fun comes in the variety of how the game will unfold with 100 unique cards. The unusual card combinations, and diverse ways to score, make each experience feel fresh and the path to victory different each game.

The Borderlands expansion provides 26 additional unique cards to bring even more variety to this favorite fantasy...

Coming in June from AEG

Valley of Kings In Valley of the Kings, 2-4 players are Egyptian nobles at the time of the pharaohs, preparing for their death and burial in the Valley of the Kings. In the Egyptian religion, when you die you can take it with you! Egyptians therefore stocked their tombs with food, shabti (statuettes of servants who will work for them in the afterlife), canopic jars (to preserve their organs), statues of the gods, household items, and amulets. You compete with the other players to accumulate the best artifacts for your tomb. At the end of the game,...

Scott Haring Returns to Car Wars

AUSTIN, Texas (April 23, 2014) – Rev those engines and load up the rocket launchers – Car Wars is coming back, with old hand Scott Haring in the driver’s seat. Haring, the former editor or Autoduel Quarterly magazine, the developer of Deluxe Car Wars , and the author and editor of many more titles released in the game’s heyday, will serve as Car Wars Line Editor for publisher Steve Jackson Games.

When SJ Games launched the amazing Ogre Designer’s Edition campaign on Kickstarter, one of the stretch goals was a promise...

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