July ’10 releases for Infinity

Review
by Grant Hill

Several new releases for Infinity were announced by Corvus Belli at the end of July 2010. The company are kind enough to provide us with review samples on a relatively regular basis. The average miniature for the Infinity range tends to have a good level of detail and be well cast, with small mould lines. To avoid repetition across our Infinity reviews, the detail and casting will only be mentioned if the particular miniature is different to the rest of the range. Review samples were sent to us for the following July 2010 releases:
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Infinity November releases

Corvus Belli have sent details and photos of their November releases for the Infinity sci-fi skirmish game.

William Wallace (EXP CCW) 7,75 Euros
The ALEPH’s Recreation of William Wallace, the legendary Scottish hero, was created to subvert the Caledonian clan society. But after his defection, he has become a symbol for the freedom and autonomy of Ariadna. His leadership skills are innate, but his greatest virtue is that he has the heart of a warrior, always advancing, ignoring enemy projectiles and proving his predilection for hand to hand combat. Wallace can join any Caledonian Fireteam, leading his savage Highlanders from the front line of any battle.

Military Order (PanOceania Sectorial Starter Pack) 33,25 Euros
This new Sectorial Starter Pack, unlike the precedent ones, is a miniature box containing a compilation of not released figures. The best choice to start, at least, a Military Order Sectorial Army, also known as the Knights’ Army. Despite all their advanced and ballistically oriented technology, the PanOceanian players also can call on the religious fervour and unique combat styles of its Military Orders. In this box you will find: 3 Sergeants of Order, with Combi Rifle, the core of this Sectorial Army; 1 Sergeant Specialist, the TO camouflaged infiltrator, providing advance support with his sniper rifle; 1 Magister Knight with Panzerfaust, the most CC oriented Order Knight with powered armour; and 1 Teutonic Knight with Combi Rifle, known by his outrageous warlike fervor, the deadly Teutonic is the most fanatical warrior knight in the battle. Infinity combat is all about action, right? So put the action back in your PanOceanian army lists with the Military Orders, in the name of the Lord and the Hyperpower.
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October releases for Infinity

Corvus Belli have posted details of their October 2010 releases for Infinity.

Ariadna Métros (Rifle, Rifle and Light Grenade Launcher) 13,25 €
The French-Ariadnan basic troopers are back. These reinforcements for the Métros are ready to complete any Merovingian or Ariadnan army list. Armed with a new support weapon, the Light Grenade Launcher, this light infantry’s ability to infiltrate enemy territory opens a range of tactical options. With this new Merovingian release, in October the word “victory” must be written in French.

PanOceania Hexas (Spitfire) 7,75 €
The PanOceanian bad guys have arrived. These Intelligence operators are equipped with Thermo-Optical Camouflage and the best technology to accomplish the secret agenda of the PanOceanian Military and Intelligence High Command. The Hexas lack scruples or conscience. They will do anything necessary as they think that the end, PanOceania’s triumph, always justifies the means.

Haqqislam Saladin, Liaison Officer (Combi Rifle) 7,75 €
This Haqqislamite special character is an AI Recreation of the historical warrior king, created to act as liaison officer between Haqqislam and O-12. Possessing the Strategos Special Skill, Saladin is absolutely necessary to give any Haqqislamite player a positive start in battle. With his enhanced biosynthentic body and advanced AI mind, Saladin is, like his original, one of the finest strategists of the Human Sphere and an excellent warrior, tempered by his legendary chivalry and a merciful character.
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May ’10 releases for Infinity

Review
by Grant Hill

Several new releases for Infinity were announced by Corvus Belli at the end of May ’10. The company are kind enough to provide us with review samples on a relatively regular basis. The average miniature for the Infinity range tends to have a good level of detail and be well cast, with small mould lines. To avoid repetition across our Infinity reviews, the detail and casting will only be mentioned if the particular miniature is different to the rest of the range. Review samples were sent to us for the following May 2010 releases:
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Infinity September releases

Corvus Belli have sent details of their September 2010 releases for Infinity.

Haqqislam Ghulam Infantry (Rifle + Light Shotgun) New version 2010 € 13,25
Ghulam Infantry (Rifle + Light Shotgun). The Ghulam Infantry comprise the backbone of the Sword of Allah, the Haqqislamite army. These newly sculpted light infantry, previously released in the new Haqqislam Starter Pack, are now sold separately for all players who want to enhance their army lists. These multi-part figures have interchangeable arms, so you can have a wide variety of core soldiers for your army. Haqqislamite players cannot miss this.

Yu Jing Imperial Agent: Pheasant Rank (Combi Rifle + E/Mitter) € 7,75
Imperial Agent Pheasant Rank. (Combi Rifle + E/Mitter). New release. The light version of the spooky Imperial Agents has arrived, and is ready to take command and turn the course of battle if his superior officer is down. No matter if the Emperor’s enemies are at medium range or in close combat, the Pheasant Agent is armed with weaponry that can stop them with a single strike. This highly skilled enforcer of Yu Jing’s Imperial Service doesn’t hesitate to stain his hands with blood, just to maintain the Empire of Law.
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Infinity August release details

Corvus Belli have sent details of their August 2010 releases for Infinity. We posted photos of these releases previously.

Combined Army The Hungries: Gakis and Pretas 33,25 Euros
The Hungries (Gakis and Pretas). (Combined Army) New version. The Hungries are a bastard race found by the Evolved Intelligence on some forgotten planet. The female version, the Gakis, are pure CC rage, instead the Pretas, females carrying a male symbiont, can perform template attacks too. As the Combined Army players desired, The Hungries are now released in a four multi-part figures box which allow to build both versions. Cry Havoc and let slip these alien beasts of war.

Shock Army of Acontecimento (PanOceania Sectorial Starter Pack) 33,25 Euros
Shock Army of Acontecimento, Sectorial Starter Pack. (PanOceania) New release. A new miniature box containing a compilation of previously released figures. The best choice to start a Sectorial PanOceanian army from planet Acontecimento. The soldiers of Acontecimento are used to winning tactical superiority through sweat and hard work, and fighting in the stifling heat of jungles. In this box you will find: 3 Acontecimento Regulars, 2 with Combi Rifle and 1 with Combi Rifle + Light Grenade Launcher, the backbone of this Sectorial Army; 1 Bagh-Mari with Combi Rifle, a jungle specialist elite trooper; 1 Akal Sikh Commando with Boarding Shotgun, an airborne warrior who never surrenders; and 1 Knight of Montesa with Combi Rifle, an armoured knight who always deploys in advance ready to fight, thanks to his Mechanized Deployment Special Skill. The operations of the Shock Army are characterized by their dynamic and aggressive tactics. Join them in the midst of battle.
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Corvus Belli adds YouTube channel

Corvus Belli have added a channel on YouTube with introductory videos for Infinity.

From their website:

Greetings.

We are glad to introduce you to the new Corvus Belli Youtube channel. In the next days we will be uploading videos that will show the rules and background of “Infinity the Game”.

These videos were made to be shown as an introductory help and tutorial for new players and costumers, they will show some of the most basic rules of the game and the generic looks and fluff of the armies.

We hope you enjoy them and share through the internet to your friends and people interested in Infinity and miniature games.

Remember that you can activate or deactivate the captions using the “CC” button in the lower right corner of the video.

July Infinity releases

Corvus Belli have posted details of their July 2010 releases for Infinity

Ariadna Moblots (Rifle, Panzerfaust) €7.75
Moblots (Rifle, Panzerfaust). The fast and versatile Merovingian Heavy Infantry is back! Now in a female version armed with the powerful Panzerfaust to provide heavy support to Ariadnan forces. This figure is the perfect match for those players who want to create a Moblots Infinity Fireteam. The Moblot girl is a sure choice for any Ariadnan player!

Nomads Sin-Eater Observants (Sniper) €7.75
Sin-Eater Observants (Sniper) New release! The military tasks of the male counterparts of the Reverend Moiras are to cover the advance of Observance troops by providing support fire and to protect Nomad settlements. The Sin-Eaters will stand out during your enemy’s active turn, when you can take advantage of their Neurocinetics Special Skill, allowing them to shoot the complete Burst of their weapons. A single Sin-Eater Observant can become the key element of any Nomad defensive tactics!
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May Infinity releases

Corvus Belli have announced their May 2010 releases for Infinity.

Chasseurs (Adhesive Launcher) €7.50
Get ready to get into the enemy territory with this sexy Merovingian infiltrator. Her Adhesive weapon can stop any enemy, regardless his size or strength. This French-Ariadnan girl can be a dream or a nightmare, depending if you are on her side or in the opposite, and the High Command is sure she will be the spearhead of all your attacks.

Knights of Montesa (Combi Rifle+Light GL) €8.50
Here is the first armoured knight of the year. The Knight of Montesa, thanks to the Mechanized Deployment Special Skill, is the spearhead of PanOceania, always deployed in advance. This figure means a double joy for the PanOceanian players, as they can use this model not only in the Military Order Sectorial Army but too in the Acontecimento Shock Army.

Shàng Jí Invincible (Combi Rifle+Light Flamethrower) €8.50
Corvus Belli listens to the Infinity community. One of the most expected figures, as it has been called by the fandom, the outstanding Shàng Jí from the Yu Jing Starter Pack, is now released separately. This highly mobile and well protected heavy infantry is equipped with the state-of-the-art powered armour. Specially fitted for the close quarters combat, the Shàng Jí is ready to get into action.
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March 2010 Infinity releases

Corvus Belli have sent along details of their March releases for Infinity.

Caledonian Mormaers (T2 Rifle) €8,50
The Mormaers are the elite in the Caledonian forces and the most heavily armoured and bulkier of the Ariadnan infantries. Thanks to their Teseum armour, they ignore the enemy fire as it would be a gentle rain. Also, the Mormaer’s powerful T2 Rifle has been optimized with a X-Visor to dominate the development of the battle. This proud Scottish Heavy Infantry is going to make room in your Ariadna army lists.

Salyut Zonds (EVO Repeater Combi Rifle) €27,50
The Nomads are the first to deploy a Remote with an EVO Repeater, an info-warfare device that boost the capabilities of the highly skilled Nomad tactical Hackers. Plus, the Salyut Zonds can be a cheap Total Reaction platform, specially fitted to protect the rearguard. If you want to conquer the cybersphere, you can not miss these exceptional Remotes.
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February Infinity release details

Corvus Belli have sent along details of their February releases for Infinity.

From their announcement:

Moderators from Bakunin (Combi Rifle, Combi Rifle+Marker) 13,00 €
Moderators (Combi Rifle, Combi Rifle + Marker). This Nomad light infantry troopers, dressed up with a strong manga style, are the core of the Jurisdictional Command of Bakunin where they can take profit of the Infinity Fireteams: Link Troops rule. Moreover, the Marker weapon option, which can increase the Hackers’ area of effect, becomes this release in a “must have” for any Nomad player.

Kempeitai (Combi Rifle) 7,50 €
Kempeitai (Combi Rifle). The versatile Combi Rifle is a very interesting weapon option for this second-in-command figure to defend the Zone of Deployment of the Yu Jing forces and the Japanese Sectorial Army, but even more interesting if it is used as Mercenary Impersonator against any Yu Jing army. This sinister and subversive female warrior is ready to fight for the independence of the Japanese people.

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Infinity new releases

The Infinity website has been updated with background information and photographs of the new miniatures for January release.

There is also a new page describing the Caledonian Highlander Army. This is a starter pack that collects six previously released Ariadna figures.

Infinity Human Sphere now available

human.jpgCorvus Belli have added English, Spanish and French editions of their Infinity Human Sphere expansion.

From their website:
“Infinity Human Sphere” is an expansion. It is necessary to have “Infinity” rulebook, or to download the free core rules from http://www.infinitythegame.com to play Infinity.

Hard cover book, 204 pages, in full color. With pictures, illustrations, and everything you need to enhance your experience to play Infinity: background, new rules, enhanced army lists, markers and templates.

€ 35,00