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Bios - Origins 2nd Edition
Preorder April 2019 (eta)Bios origins is the 2nd edition of Origins - How we became human. The game is redesigned from the bottom up and made to fit into the Bios Trilogy. The theme is similar to the first edition, the evolution of an intelligent species from the time they become self aware until the time they start sending things into space. The game takes place during the time period from 3 million years ago up until now. Each player represent one of the sub-species of the kind of animal that first developed a more advanced language and embarked on developing into intelligent creatures that spread all over the world. The game ends as they enter space. You evolve your population both through spreading on a world map (to acquire land and resources) and spreading on the market of visionary thinking (to acquire action possibilities and technologies). The vision market...
City of Gears
Preorder- due April 30th 2019 (estimated) City of Gears is a unique steampunk game of exploration, area control, worker placement, and engine building. From your incredible Factory, you must race to claim ownership over the magnificent ruins of an abandoned clockwork metropolis. Each game plays in under an hour, and because only nine of the city tiles (from dozens available) are randomly chosen and placed each game, no two games ever play the same. Each turn, you roll a number of production dice and activate City Tiles, then you move your automaton workers and perform a variety of actions (such as drawing and placing gears to reactivate areas of the city, sabotaging opponents, and activating unique steam powers) as determined by your resources. Along the way, you will develop your Factory with special powers which set it apart and provide you with powerful bonuses. As the city is revealed and its...
Bosk board game
Preorder- due Oct 2019 (estimated) Over the course of a year, players control a species of tree, thriving in the beautiful terrain of a National Park. In the Spring, players carefully grow their trees, scoring as hikers enjoy traveling the trails in Summer. When Autumn comes, leaves fall in the ever-changing direction of the wind, covering the ground and other players’ leaves. Points are awarded in Winter for the most coverage of each region in the park! Control the grove and be victorous in Bosk.
Preorder- due March 2020 (estimated) 5 games in 1 box! Use 18 gorgeous cards and 24 gems to play five completely different games: Bandersnatch: A solo puzzle game.Borogoves: A 1-2 player asymmetrical map-making game.Gyre: A 2-3 player area control game.Mimsy: A 2-3 player mancala game.Slithy: A 3-7 player negotiation game.
Kickstarter Railroad Rivals - Robber Baron Expansion
Preorder- due Aug 2019 (estimated) The Robber Baron Expansion adds new content to the game. Also adds everything to allow 6 Railroad Rivals to play the game. Base game required to play
Arraial board game
Preorder- due June 2019 (estimated) "Arraial" is the name given to traditional Portuguese summer celebrations during which people take to the streets eating, drinking, and having fun in the old neighborhoods that are bedecked with arches, colorful balloons, popular music, and the aroma of sweet basil. In the game Arraial, players try to make their neighborhood traditional event the most popular by attracting visitors to their celebration. Grab the most beautiful decorations, hire the most inspired performers, serve the most traditional delicacies, take to the streets, and host the party of the year! Arraial is a fast-paced game in which players take turns spending action points to get the best tiles (decorations, artists...) and place them on their player boards to form the perfect match and attract visitors to their party. In the end, whoever attracts the most visitors in their neighborhood wins.
My First Castle Panic
Preorder- due early April 2019 (estimated) A group of monsters is racing out of the woods and coming right at your castle! Players need to catch all the monsters before they smash the Castle flat. Send out your brave defenders to match the colour and shape of the space where a monster is to catch it. But watch out! The monsters move closer to the castle every turn, and more monsters keep coming!
Gorus Maximus (Board Game)
Preorder- due March 24th 2019 (estimated) Gorus Maximus is a bloody trick-taking game of gladiatorial combat in which the trump suit can change mid-trick! The game can be played "player vs. player" or in teams. Dispatch your strongest gladiators and most ferocious beasts to earn crowd favor! Match the rank of the last gladiator played, and the trump suit changes immediately! Players are dealt a hand of ten gladiator cards and must contribute one gladiator to each bout (trick). There is a preferred school (trump suit) and the strongest gladiator from this school wins the bout. If no preferred gladiator entered the fight, then the strongest initiating gladiator (suit called for) wins. Players must follow the initiating school if possible, or they may "challenge" by matching the strength of the last gladiator played, immediately changing the preferred school to that of their gladiator! Players compete to collect gladiators with positive crowd...
Valeria Card Kingdom Shadowvale
Preorder- due 20th March, 2019 (estimated) Darkness looms upon the Kingdom of Valeria. Werewolves, Vampires, and other shadowy creatures reach out in the night to tear apart your people. But never fear, new Citizens have joined the fray - some specializing in taking out these dark creatures! Valeria: Card Kingdoms – Shadowvale brings in a whole new set of Citizens, Monsters, Domains, and Dukes that you can play stand-alone using components from the base game, or mix with card stacks from the base game for all new experiences
Disney Kingdom Hearts Talisman
Preorder- due July 2019 (estimated) In Talisman: Kingdom Hearts, Sora, Kairi, Riku, King Mickey, Goofy, and other comrades must acquire the needed strength and magic to seal the Door to Darkness and keep Heartless from consuming the communal worlds. An artful game board with three regions, custom marbleized six-sided dice, tokens, and cards maintain the beloved aspects and exploratory spirit of earlier versions of the Talisman board game while offering lighthearted Disney nostalgia. Memorable locations such as Neverland and Traverse City, Munny-themed currency, Gummi Paths and more comprise a brand new journey to the delight of sentimental fans.
D&D Ghosts of Saltmarsh
Preorder- release date 21st of May, 2019 Explore the waves above and the fathoms below in these watery adventures for the world’s greatest roleplaying game. Nestled on the coast of the Azure Sea is Saltmarsh, a sleepy fishing village that sits on the precipice of destruction. Smugglers guide their ships to hidden coves, willing to slit the throat of anyone foolhardy enough to cross their path. Cruel sahuagin gather beneath the waves, plotting to sweep away coastal cities. Drowned sailors stir to unnatural life, animated by dark magic and sent forth in search of revenge. The cult of a forbidden god extends its reach outward from a decaying port, hungry for fresh victims and willing recruits. While Saltmarsh slumbers, the evils that seek to plunder it grow stronger. Heroes must arise to keep the waves safe! Ghosts of Saltmarsh combines some of the most popular classic adventures from...
Atlantis Rising 2nd Edition
Preorder- Due Sept 2019 (estimated) The isle of Atlantis, your home, is sinking. Will you be able to save your people in time? Atlantis Rising is a co-operative worker placement game in which you must work together with up to five other players to deploy citizens across your homeland, gathering resources in order to build a cosmic gate that can save your people. Workers placed close to the shoreline are more rewarding, but are more likely to be flooded and the actions lost. Every turn, each player draws a misfortune card that will flood certain locations along the ever-shrinking Atlantis shoreline, or may otherwise work to undermine your efforts to save your people. So you must race to gather the necessary resources to build and power the gate, before the island disappears beneath the waves forever. This edition contains all new art and graphic design, created to bring even more attention...
Call to Adventure
Preorder- due late March 2019 (estimated) Make your fate! Inspired by character-driven fantasy storytelling, Call to Adventure challenges 2-4 players to create the hero with the greatest destiny by acquiring traits, facing challenges, and overcoming adversaries. Call to Adventure features a unique "rune rolling" system for resolving challenges, a point-based system that encourages storytelling, and over 150 unique cards. Players begin each game with an origin card that provides their backstory as well as two "starter" abilities. Each round they may either acquire trait cards from the board or face a challenge. Challenges each have two possible paths a player can choose from. For example, players who encounter the Thieves' Guild may choose to Train as a Spy, or Train as a Killer. Each Challenge has a difficulty that must be overcome by rolling successes on carved runes. The more a player has of the abilities required to overcome the Challenge, the more...
Tiny Epic Mechs
Preorder- due Aug 2019 (estimated) It's the year 3030, and technology offers humankind unimaginable entertainment. What used to be virtual reality is now reality, and sports that once occupied your flat-screen now occupy the world stage. The largest of them embodies the evolution and integration of athleticism and machinery. Once every five years, hundreds of millions of viewers tune in to witness the spectacle that is M.E.C.H.s: Mechanized Entertainment Combat Heroes. Tiny Epic Mechs is an arena-style player-vs-player action-programming game. It features ITEMeeples with plastic molded power armors and a Mech suit that the ITEMeeples actually go inside of. In Tiny Epic Mechs, players take on the roles of highly skilled and athletic Mech pilots. They compete in a free-for-all battle royale over the span of six rounds. In each round, players select four of eight available actions to program. These actions keep you moving around the arena while allowing you to...
kickstarter Fire in the library
Preorder- due end of March 2019 (estimated) Fire in the Library is a press-your-luck game in which players must try their best to rescue books and accumulate knowledge. The game is played in rounds with a variable turn order in which earlier players have more risk but a higher possible reward. Everyone starts with tools to help mitigate their luck or change the probabilities for their opponents! Gain more tools when your luck runs out or if you take the safe route and exit the library before things get too risky. Hurry, as the game ends immediately when any one wing of the library completely burns. Take your chances, be the bravest, and save books in Fire in the Library!
Tuscany Essential Edition
Preorder- due 27th of March 2019 (estimated) Tuscany Essential Edition features 3 expansion modules to Viticulture that can be used in any combination: special workers, the extended board, and structures. Play with all 3 expansion modules at the same time, or try them out 1 at a time!Contents: • 1 extended board (matte, double-sided) and 36 wooden stars • 6 structure mats and 36 structure cards • 11 special worker cards and 2 special worker meeples per player (plus 2 generic)
Scythe 80 Realistic Resources
Preorder- due 27th March 2019 (estimated) These realistic resource tokens replace the wooden tokens in the retail, special edition, and premium versions of Scythe. They include 80 tokens (20 each) for oil, wood, metal, and food, and they're made out of resin and metal (depending on the token).
Preorder- due 27th Feb 2019 (estimated) In June 2018, Scythe fans were invited to make a design for ONE encounter card using specific art. Jamey reviewed the submissions, selected his favorites (often mixing and matching various submissions), and developed them. Now the Scythe Encounters promo boxed set is a reality! Scythe Encounters is a boxed set of 32 brand-new promo encounter cards. These cards feature a number of innovations in the encounter system. We recommend that you play with them on their own for a few games; after that you can shuffle them into the regular encounter deck.
New Frontiers - The Race for the Galaxy Board Game
Preorder- due 6th March 2019 (estimated) In New Frontiers, a standalone game in the Race for the Galaxy family, players build galactic empires by selecting, in turn, an action that everyone may do, with only the selecting player gaining that action's bonus. The developments to be used are determined during setup, allowing players to make strategic plans based on them before play begins. One group of eight developments is always in play. The game includes a suggested set of sixteen additional developments for your first game; in later games, players randomly select which side of eight double-sided "small" developments and eight double-sided "large" 9-cost developments to use during setup. Many worlds that players can acquire have special powers, with these worlds being drawn from a bag during the Explore phase. Unlike in Race, in New Frontiers worlds need colonists to be settled, in addition to either payments or conquest. Some worlds are "windfall" worlds and receive...
Cerebria the Inside World Forces of Balance Expansion
Preorder- due 6th of March (estimated) As Bliss and Gloom struggle for control of the Inside World, a new force enters the fray. Neither judge nor spectator, Balance is an active participant, striving to ensure that no side achieves dominance. Both Bliss and Gloom are important for the health of Cerebria, and Balance seeks a way for them to coexist in harmony. The Forces of Balance expansion extends the world of Cerebria by adding a third side to the game with two new Spirits; unpredictable Intuition and wise Reason. The Balance game mode makes it possible for six players to play at once, and it also works for fewer numbers of players. The Balance side has also some new mechanics. Their Emotions, the way they Invoke Emotions, gain Essence or Fortify are all uniquely tied to the playstyle of Balance. Balance players have their own method to gather final scores during the game. They do...
Cerebria the Inside World
Preorder- due 6th of March (estimated) Cerebria is a dynamic, team-based, objective-driven area control game, where players play as Spirits, powerful entities representing Bliss or Gloom. These opposing forces - the two sides of human nature - struggle to control and shape the Inside World, the metaphorical representation of an evolving personality. Cerebria introduces a unique theme and numerous innovative mechanisms. The game is centered around the player-controlled Spirits, and the Emotion cards controlling Cerebria’s areas, each with their own stats and abilities. The Spirits can perform up to three actions on their turn. These include moving between Cerebria’s Realms and Frontiers, using the specific powers of the Realms, invoking and upgrading Emotion cards, removing opposing Emotions, and building Fortresses to consolidate their influence on certain areas. The Actions cost Willpower, gained primarily by absorbing from the Origin’s Spheres in the middle of the board. Both Bliss and Gloom also have a rare shared team resource,...
Cerebria the Card Game
Preorder- due 6th of March (estimated) Cerebria: the Card Game focuses on occasions when the landscape of your mind interacts with the world and other people. In this turn-based card game, the players build their Mindsets, filling it up with Bliss or Gloom Emotions. The outside world is represented by the Impulse, a dynamically changing pool of available Emotion cards. Whenever the Impulse is emptied of Emotions, each player's Mindset is scored, granting Bliss or Gloom Identity Fragments. The goal of the game is to collect enough Fragments to fully develop the Identity. Players can get Fragments by invoking Emotions into their Mindset, however, these Fragments can be spent for the effect of the Emotions' Abilities, so it is up to the players to decide wether they hold on to their victory points or spend some of them to be more efficient. Emotion effects can interact with other Mindsets, other players'...
Folded Space Game Inserts - Terra Mystica
Preorder- due May 2019 (estimated) This Campaign 3 insert is designed to be compatible with Terra Mystica®, and the Fire and Ice® expansion. The design provides both efficient storage and improved game play. The trays can be utilised during the game, and they greatly aid set-up and clear-away times.
Folded Space Game Inserts - Scythe Fenris & Wind Gambit
Preorder- due May 2019 (estimated) This Campaign 3 insert is designed to be compatible with Scythe Fenris®, the Wind Gambit® and Scythe Encounters® expansions. The design provides both efficient storage and improved game play. The trays can be utilised during the game, and they greatly aid set-up and clear-away times. The rules and boards act as a lid on top of the trays. Spoiler Alert: the images below include all of the Fenris game components. If you have not yet played the Fenris campaign and do not want to know in advance what it includes please do not scroll down.
Folded Space Game Inserts - Robinson Crusoe
Preorder- due May 2019 (estimated) This Campaign 3 insert is designed to be compatible with Robinson Crusoe® and the Voyage of the Beagle Vol. 1 ® expansion. The design provides both efficient storage and improved game play. The trays can be utilised during the game, and they greatly aid set-up and clear-away times. The rules and boards act as a lid on top of the trays. The insert is arranged in two layers as shown. Note that the island hexagon tiles and first player token are stored in between the other trays at the bottom of the image.
Folded Space Game Inserts - Pulsar 2849
Preorder- due May 2019 (estimated) This Campaign 3 insert is designed to be compatible with Pulsar 2849®. The design provides both efficient storage and improved game play. The trays can be utilised during the game, and they greatly aid set-up and clear-away times. The rules and boards act as a lid on top of the trays.
Folded Space Game Inserts - Mansions of Madness Second Edition
Preorder- due May 2019 (estimated) This Campaign 3 insert is designed to be compatible with Mansions of Madness 2nd Edition®, and Beyond the Threshold®, Streets of Arkham®, Sanctum of Twilight®, and Horrific Journeys® expansions. The design provides both efficient storage and improved game play. The trays can be utilised during the game, and they greatly aid set-up and clear-away times.
Folded Space Game Inserts - Isle of Skye
Preorder- due May 2019 (estimated) This Campaign 3 insert is designed to be compatible with Isle of Skye® and the Journeymen® and Druids® expansions. The design provides both efficient storage and improved game play. The trays can be utilised during the game, and they greatly aid set-up and clear-away times. The rules and boards act as a lid on top of the trays.
Folded Space Game Inserts - Imperial Settlers & 51st State
Preorder- due May 2019 (estimated) This Campaign 3 insert is designed to be compatible with Imperial Settlers® and the Aztecs, Atlanteans, Amazons, Why Can't we be Friends®, 3 is a Magic Number®, We didn't Start the Fire® expansions. The design provides both efficient storage and improved game play. The token trays can be utilised during the game, and they greatly aid set-up and clear-away times.