Thursday, November 15, 2018

Masks: Unbound! New from Magpie Games!

Order by Date: November 15, 2018
Street Date: December 6, 2018


Masks: Unbound
$19.99 SRP

Unbound is a supplement for Masks: A New Generation, a tabletop roleplaying game in which you play young superheroes in a city with a multigenerational history of superheroic deeds, crises, and champions. 

This supplement details new playbooks and playsets for Masks: A New Generation, including:
New limited edition playbooks, along with advice for using them in your game, including The Harbinger, The Nomad, and The Scion.
Two new playsets that allow you to take your game of Masks into all new directions, including a galactic road trip to stop Lord Ominous from ending reality and a school-themed adventure set in the Phoenix Academy. 

Masks: A New Generation make use of the same rules-light engine as Apocalypse World, Monsterhearts, Urban Shadows, and Epyllion to create stories about young superheroes in the vein of Young Justice, Young Avengers, and Teen Titans. Unbound opens up the world of Masks to new "What If..." stories that take players to the far reaches of the cosmos, the dark streets of a crime-ridden metropolis, the most famous school in Halcyon City’s history, or the fledgling rebellion against alien oppressors.

Wednesday, November 14, 2018

The Quacks of Quedlinburg! New from North Star Games!

Street Date: November 15, 2018

The Quacks of Quedlinburg
$54.99 SRP
SDI

2018 Kennerspiel Winner

Toadstools, mandrake, African Death’s Head Hawksmoth–It is the 9-day Quedlinburg festival of quack doctors. Purchasing good ingredients for your brew can help you make the best "healing" ointments in the land, winning you fame and fortune! You can use that fortune to buy even more powerful ingredients to put into your pot. But be careful, one ingredient too many and your potion will explode! Winner of the 2018 Kennerspiel des Jahres, The Quacks of Quedlinburg perfectly blends deck, i.e. ‘pot’, building strategy with a press your luck element that ratchets up the excitement each turn as the stakes get higher!


2-4 players
Ages 10+
60 minute play time

Tuesday, November 13, 2018

New TANKS releases from Gale Force 9!

Order by Date: November 16, 2018
Release Date: December 2018

MTANKS: PAH
$17.50 SRP 

PAH expansion for TANKS The Modern Age

Contents:
  • Unassembled Plastic PAH Helicopter
  • PAH Helicopter Card
  • 2 Hero Cards
  • 4 Crew Cards
  • 4 Upgrade Cards






MTANKS: Lynx 

$17.50 SRP

Lynx expansion for TANKS The Modern Age


Contents:
  • Unassembled Plastic Lynx Helicopter
  • Lynx Helicopter Card
  • 2 Hero Cards
  • 5 Crew Cards
  • 3 Upgrade Cards






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MTANKS: Gazelle

$17.50 SRP 

Gazelle expansion for TANKS The Modern Age

Contents:
  • Unassembled Plastic Gazelle Helicopter
  • Gazelle (20mm) Helicopter Card
  • Gazelle (HOT) Helicopter Card
  • 2 Hero Cards
  • 5 Crew Cards
  • 3 Upgrade Cards 

Monday, November 12, 2018

Detective Promo! Available this November from Portal Games!

November Special
Brick & Mortar Stores Only,
While Supplies Last

Bundle and save! Purchase 1 PLG1375PKIT to receive 4 copies of Detective (PLG1375) and 1 Detective Demo Kit: Suburbia (PLGDETPRO).

The Detective Demo Kit: Suburbia includes:
  • 1 Case 6: Suburbia Introduction
  • 36 Lead cards
  • 1 game board
  • 4 Authority tokens
  • 3 Stress tokens
  • 5 character boards
  • 9 Skill tokens
  • 3 markers

This Demo Kit is completely stand alone and does not require the base game to use. Promoting Detective for purchase, a store can run as many groups through the shorter, one to one-and-a-half hour scenario while spoiling nothing from the base game.

The Detective Demo Kit: Suburbia (PLGDETPRO) is also available for individual purchase.  

New releases from Capstone Games!

Order by Date: November 16, 2018
Release Date: December 5, 2018

Counterfeiters
$29.95 SRP
SDI

Players act as Counterfeiters, printing fake bills and exchanging them for the real thing. The Godfather can help them avoid the police, but his protection comes at a cost..

The game ends then the police complete their investigations into the counterfeiting industry. The winner is the player with the most real (non-counterfeit) money!

2-4 players
Ages 13+
30-45 minute play time 






Firenze

$69.95 SRP
SDI

In Firenze, you are master builders working on the family's construction commissions for these towers. Each player competes to earn the most prestige points by completing the commissions from families and the church and by placing their seals on the work they have done. When someone plays their final seal , the other builders get one more turn before final scoring! 

2-4 players
Ages 10+
60 minute play time 







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Raiatea

$74.95 SRP
SDI

In Raiatea, players act as members of the Arioi, a secret Polynesian religious society. The Arioi will build colossal To'o statues in order to win the favor of their god, Oro.

During the action rounds, players take turns leading the group to various action locations. In ceremony rounds, players call upon the gods for help in building the massive To'o. Construction may fail without the help of the gods, so players must plan their rituals carefully and know how much mana to sacrifice. At the end of the game, the player who has collected the most victory points will guide the group as their new High Priest!

3-5 players
Ages 12+
60-120 minute play time 

Sunday, November 11, 2018

Magic the Gathering: Ultimate Masters! New from Wizards of the Coast!

Order by Date: November 14, 2018
Street Date: December 7, 2018

Magic the Gathering: Ultimate Masters Booster Display
$335.76 SRP
SDI 

Ultimate Masters is a limited run, premium set that is unique and collectible.

Every box will come with a sealed pack containing a single box topper, sealed inside the box.
 Open it up, and you'll get one of 40 different cards with extended art. This set of 40 box topper cards includes extended art versions of some of Magic's most popular cards, including every mythic rare in the set, many of the rare cards, and two uncommons that are among the most beloved in Magic's history. Every box topper also has a main set counterpart, just with a normal frame treatment.

Contents:
  • 24 packs per box
  • 15-card booster packs, one premium foil per pack
  • One Ultimate Box Topper per box

Saturday, November 10, 2018

New Frontiers! Coming Soon from Rio Grande Games!

Release Date: November 2018

New Frontiers
$74.95 SRP

New Frontiers is an exciting addition to the award-winning family of Race for the Galaxy games! Players create their own galactic empire by conquering wolds, developing new technologies and producing trade goods to stay one step ahead of the competition. Each game can have different goals, so no two games will be alike.

On a player's turn, they choose one of several actions. The auctions, such as exploring new worlds, constructing a development, setting a world and gaining colonists, dispatching diplomatic envoys or retreating into isolation generally trigger an action for all players as well as some kind of bonus for the active player. Play continues until one of four game ending conditions is reached and the player with the most victory points wins.

2-5 players
Ages 14+
45-90 minute play time

Contents:
  • 8 empire mats
  • 60 goods cubes
  • 60 colonists
  • 60 world tiles
  • 2 development mats
  • 56 development tiles
  • 7 action tiles
  • Setup tile
  • Summary tile
  • 40 victory point chips
  • 56 credit chips
  • Priority tracker
  • 10 player disks
  • Rulebook
  • Bag 

Friday, November 9, 2018

John Carter of Mars! New from Modiphius!

Release Date: February 2019

John Carter of Mars: Adventures on the Dying World of Barsoom
$60.00 SRP

Modiphius Entertainment presents John Carter of Mars®: Adventures on the Dying World of Barsoom. A roleplaying game from the mind of Edgar Rice Burroughs that transports you to Barsoom, an arid, dying land of ancient civilizations and fearsome creatures. John Carter of Mars is a science-fantasy roleplaying game using a pulp-action inspired variant of the 2d20 System. A 288 page full colour, landscape hardback book with everything you need to play the game and introduce new players to the world of Barsoom. Uses a pulp-action, narrative driven version of the 2d20 system with a character generation system designed to create diverse and unique heroes. Detailed narrator’s section with information on how to run genre and setting appropriate campaigns. Detailed information on the people, cultures, technology and secrets of Barsoom. Introductory adventure Mind Merchants of Mars to help you begin to explore John Carter of Mars and the world of Barsoom.

Thursday, November 8, 2018

Warhammer Quest: Blackstone Fortress! New from Games Workshop!

Order by Date: November 8, 2018
Street Date: November 22, 2018

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BF-01-60 Warhammer Quest: Blackstone Fortress Eng
$150.00 SRP
SDI 

Warhammer Quest: Blackstone Fortress is an adventure game that puts you in the heart of an unfolding mystery in the 41st Millennium. Working with your friends, you’ll use your wits to battle right to the heart of an ancient citadel, pursuing hidden agendas and attempting to discover its secrets. Using an innovative system of procedural generation, no two adventures will be the same, with new layouts, enemies and more in every play through.

In Warhammer Quest: Blackstone Fortress, you’ll pick an explorer and embark on adventures – either solo or with your friends – accommodating 1-5 players per game. Your character will grow, develop and pick up new gear between runs, with each journey offering greater rewards – and greater dangers.

The game has been designed to be fast-paced, tactical and fun. Encounters are as much about wit and cunning as they are sheer force, with each hero offering unique abilities and challenges. Will you snipe your foes at range? Charge in as a living bulwark? Or support the rest of your party? The system is easy to pick up but offers huge depth for those looking to master it.

Blackstone Fortress is a stand-alone a sci-fi dungeon bash board game using the Warhammer Quest brand and format. A legacy game set in the Warhammer 40,000 universe with a "pause game" mechanic. 

1-5 players
Ages 12+
120-180 minute play time

Contents:
  • 44 all brand-new, push-fit, coloured plastic Citadel Miniatures
  • 16 page rules booklet
  • 24 page background booklet
  • 16 page combat booklet
  • 24 page precipice booklet
  • 16 page datasheet booklet for using all miniatures in games of Warhammer 40,000
  • 40 board tiles
  • 234 cards
  • 70 counters and markers
  • 28 dice