Friday, 20 October 2017
WizKids Announces New Partnership with Games Workshop
Reveals Plans to Release New Games set in the Critically Acclaimed Warhammer 40,000™ Universe
October 19, 2017 – Hillside, NJ – WizKids, the leader in high-quality pre-painted miniatures and established board games, today revealed a multi-year partnership with acclaimed fantasy miniatures company, Games Workshop. The new partnership will extend the Warhammer 40,000 universe IP across multiple categories, including, Dice Building Games™, board games and more!
“We’re thrilled to be working with Games Workshop and the Warhammer 40,000 license,” said Justin Ziran, president of WizKids. “This beloved franchise is known the world over and our partnership will allow us to create amazing products and experiences for fans everywhere.”
The multi-year deal will span numerous categories and include the most iconic Warhammer 40,000 characters and more. WizKids will create two new board games, along with dice games based in the Warhammer 40,000 universe, with additional plans to republish classic board games Fury of Dracula and Relic.
WizKids will begin rolling out the new product lines in mid 2018.
Thursday, 19 October 2017
X-Men First Class is released this week.
The new set draws from the wide history of the X-Men, ranging from the first comic team gathered by Professor Xavier to What If? characters and stories. Both heroes and villains from Xavier’s school and the Brotherhood of Mutants round out the collection of 30 new characters in the complete set.
Marvel Dice Masters: X-Men First Class is packaged in foil packs, each with two cards and matching dice for the game.
From October 20th to November 2nd, you’ll find some spooky new friends in Pokémon Go. It’s not full-on gen three yet, but hey: new faces!
Here’s the trailer, where you’ll spot Hoenn-region critters like Sableye and Banette. And, as always, there will be a new type of Pikachu to capture:
Monday, 16 October 2017
Yesterday I had my first game of Legend of the Five Rings and whilst it was a very good game, I am pretty sure I got some of the rules wrong so I thought I would have a look for a tutorial video.
Here is what I found...
Friday, 13 October 2017
Tuesday, 10 October 2017
Number of Cards: Two 60-card decks
Release Date: November 10, 2017
Currently there is not much information about this product. Watch this space for more details once we have them.