Series of Orphan Black games to be released by IDW Games.
March 20, 2015 - 10:56pm
The first Orphan Black comic book, based on a popular Canadian sci-fi TV series, released in February and it became the #1 sold comic for that month. Now IDW Games has announced that a series of tabletop games will be released based on this property. The first one will be Orphan Black: The Card Game and is expected to be released in July 2015.
Description from the publisher: In Orphan Black: The Card Game, you are secretly assigned to one of three teams: the Proletheans, Neolutionists, or the Bird Watchers. The goal of the game is to influence as many clones into joining your faction as possible, while also keeping your opponents guessing as to which of the three factions you're really working for. If you can keep other players in the dark while secretly exerting influence on your targets, you'll come out on top.The art for the game is said to be stills from the show, MSRP has not yet been announced. Read the full post here. If you're a fan of hidden role/bluffing games this one sounds like it will be right up your alley. Keep an eye on the Dice Tower News website for more information. Orphan Black: The Card Game on Board Game Geek.