Fantasy Flight Games

By Polar_Bear
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Jan 30th, 2015
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Fantasy Flight Games gives us another look inside Star Wars Armada with a preview of the Rebel expansion packs for Wave 1. The game is soooo close to release, I can almost taste it! I can’t wait for this to hit store shelves. Source From the preview:...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Jan 29th, 2015
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Fantasy Flight Games tells you to watch the skies, their new XCOM board game is now available. Players must attempt to thwart an alien invasion, played by an application on your smart phone, tablet, or online, in order to protect the world. But it’s not just the aliens you have to worry about. ...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy Flight Games
Jan 23rd, 2015
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Fantasy Flight Games gives us a look inside the new Scum & Villainy Faction for X-Wing Miniatures straight from the horse’s mouth. The game’s developers, Alex Davy and Frank Brooks, show us some of what can be done with the range, including some same fleets you can put together with ...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy Flight Games
Jan 23rd, 2015
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Fantasy Flight Games is looking to add two new people to their company. They’re still on the hunt for an application developer (or are looking for yet another) as well as a cook for their Game Center. I really do want to visit their HQ some day. It must be a heck of a place. […]...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy Flight Games
Jan 16th, 2015
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Fantasy Flight Games has a new preview up for Star Wars: Armada. This time, they’re branching out to the expansion packs, looking inside the Victory Star Destroyer and Gladiator Star Destroyer sets. As always, there’s plenty of things to see, with new upgrades, new ship cards, new pilots ...
By Enrico Nardini
In Board Games
Jan 15th, 2015
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It’s that time of the year again. Enrico Nardini reports on 5 CMON staff members and their gaming resolutions for 2015 (in no particular order)....
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy Flight Games
Jan 13th, 2015
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Fantasy Flight Games is looking to add to their team in their Minnesota HQ. They’ve got two spots open: Application Developer and Temporary Associate. So anyone that might want to head up to Minnesota this time of year (I used to live in Chicago, and I’m not sure I’d want to go thro...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy Flight Games
Jan 12th, 2015
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Fantasy Flight Games posted up a new preview for X-Wing with a look at the IG-2000 pack. The name of the game with the IG-2000 is “Location, Location, Location.” With a very versatile maneuver dial and lots of ways to tack on extra actions for more movement, it shouldn’t be too hard...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Jan 7th, 2015
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Fantasy Flight Games is happy to announce that they’ll be bringing the classic game, Tigris & Euphrates, back to your tabletop. The game will stay true to its original roots, but get a new design from the ground up. They will also be including the advanced modes of play, including civiliza...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy Flight Games
Dec 31st, 2014
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Fantasy Flight Games gives us another look inside the Scum and Villainy faction for X-Wing with a preview of the M3-A Interceptor. Not exactly the most iconic ship in the Star Wars universe (in fact, I can’t say I remember hearing about it, but it’s been a long time since I read any of th...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy Flight Games
Dec 26th, 2014
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Fantasy Flight Games gives us a Boxing Day treat and lets us know how fleet building works in their upcoming Star Wars Armada miniatures game. They’re showing off how the different ship cards can turn one ship into potentially many different ones, depending on what extras you add. Much like the...
By Polar_Bear
In 40K
Dec 20th, 2014
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As usual, here’s the reviews we found during the week. There’s quite a few of them. We’ve got a pair of reviews for Blurble, a look at Dice Crawl from SoulJar Games, an Imperial Assault unboxing, a look at Rivet Wars, a review of the Malifaux terrain by PlastCraft, and more! Check i...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy Flight Games
Dec 19th, 2014
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Fantasy Flight Games is bringing big ships to the Imperial side of X-Wing with the announcement of the Imperial Raider. In the same league as the Corvette and the Medium Transport, the Imperial Raider is too big for standard play, in X-Wing, so the scale has been reduced so it can fit on the table. [...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Dec 19th, 2014
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Fantasy Flight Games knows how the holiday season can drive you crazy… and they’re here to help!… drive you crazy-er, that is. The Mountains of Madness expansion set for Eldritch Horror is now available. Researchers must head to the poles (yes, there’s a North Pole adventure a...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Dec 15th, 2014
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Fantasy Flight Games now has their Imperial Assault game available in their webshop as well as at fine gaming stores (hopefully near you!). The game is really two in one. First is a Descent-style narrative game where multiple Rebellion players face off against a single Imperial opponent. The second i...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy Flight Games
Dec 10th, 2014
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Fantasy Flight Games has a pair of spots in their giant, game-creating machine in need of new gears. They’re looking for both an application developer and a graphic designer. Me, being neither technically inclined (I can make these posts, but that’s about the extent of my technical, compu...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Dec 10th, 2014
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Fantasy Flight Games is showing off another preview from the upcoming Imperial Assault game with a look at the Luke Skywalker and Darth Vader expansion packs. Unlike other expansion packs, though, these are included right in the base game (not sure how that doesn’t just make them part of the ba...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy Flight Games
Dec 5th, 2014
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Fantasy Flight Games shows off how squadrons work in Star Wars: Armada in this new preview article. In Star Wars, it’s almost always shown that fighters are what really wins battles, and in Armada, while it’s not required that you take stands of fighters, an admiral worth his space legs w...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy Flight Games
Nov 26th, 2014
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Fantasy Flight Games has released their 5th wave of ships for the X-Wing Miniatures game. Source From the website: Fly at full throttle. Blast through asteroids and debris fields. Pummel your foes with big guns. The fifth wave of X-Wing™ starship expansions has arrived! Now available at retailers eve...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy Flight Games
Nov 24th, 2014
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Fantasy Flight Games gives us a look inside the Star Viper expansion pack for the X-Wing Miniatures Game in this preview. Source From the post: In the sixth wave of starship expansions for X-Wing™, the galaxy’s Scum and Villainy take to the stars to defend their territory and their profits. They head...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy Flight Games
Nov 20th, 2014
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Fantasy Flight Games has launched their Holiday Sale over in their webshop. Source From the post: The Fantasy Flight Games Holiday Sale is back for 2014! This year, celebrate the holidays early by taking advantage of great deals on nearly 300 titles from the Fantasy Flight Games catalog. You can brow...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Nov 19th, 2014
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Fantasy Flight Games gives us another look inside Imperial Assault with a look at some of the Mercenary faction. Source From the post: Command the massed forces of the Galactic Empire in Imperial Assault, an upcoming board game of Star Wars adventure and combat for two to five players. When you play ...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Nov 18th, 2014
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Fantasy Flight Games gives us a look inside their upcoming Mountains of Madness set with a look at an Ancient One and one of the adventures. Source From the preview: Eons ago, sentient life forms stronger and more ruthless than mankind ruled the earth. These Elder Things enslaved other species and bu...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy Flight Games
Nov 17th, 2014
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Fantasy Flight Games and Asmodee are joining forces to become the Voltron of board games… or something like that, anyway. Source From the announcement: Today, Asmodee – a leading international publisher and distributor – and Fantasy Flight Games – a worldwide recognized hobby games publisher – ...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Nov 14th, 2014
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Fantasy Flight Games posted up the rules for and a video over view of The Witcher, their new adventure board game. Source From the post: Adventure and renown are yours for the taking in The Witcher Adventure Game! Although danger awaits you on your quests, new secrets of the Northern Kingdoms will be...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy Flight Games
Nov 13th, 2014
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Fantasy Flight Games gives us a look inside the design of their zombie apocalypse RPG, The End of the World, with this new article. Source From the piece: Designing the rules system for The End of the World was a unique and fun experience for us. The roleplaying game line is based on an RPG […...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy Flight Games
Nov 11th, 2014
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Fantasy Flight Games is looking to hire a new Application Developer for their team. Are you the right gamer for the job? Source...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy Flight Games
Nov 10th, 2014
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Fantasy Flight Games has posted up what will be in the first expansion wave for Star Wars: Armada. I went “Squee” in my office here when I saw it. Source From the announcement: Fantasy Flight Games is proud to announce the upcoming release of the first wave of Star Wars™: Armada expansion...
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
Nov 7th, 2014
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Fantasy Flight Games has released their new 2-player strategy card game, Star Wars: Empire vs. Rebellion. Source From the release: Side with the Galactic Empire or the Rebel Alliance and battle for the fate of the galaxy in Star Wars™: Empire vs. Rebellion, a card game of skill and deception for two ...
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
Nov 6th, 2014
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Fantasy Flight Games has announced they’re going to be starting a rotation system for their Living Card Games. Source From the post: The Living Card Game model is all about growth and evolution. Now, having recognized the problems inherent within the natures of constantly expanding card pools, ...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Nov 5th, 2014
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Fantasy Flight Games has shown off some of the various Rebel pieces for Imperial Assault, but it is “Imperial” assault, after all. So let’s see some of those Imperials. Source From the post: Take command of highly-trained Stormtroopers and fearless Rebels in Imperial Assault, an upc...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy Flight Games
Nov 3rd, 2014
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Fantasy Flight Games gives us another look inside the Most Wanted expansion for X-Wing with a second preview. Source From the post: In our last preview of Most Wanted, we looked at how the expansion reinvents the Y-wing and Z-95 Headhunter for use within the Scum faction. Not only does the expansion ...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Oct 28th, 2014
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Fantasy Flight Games is showing off another couple heroes from the upcoming Imperial Assault Board Game. Source From the website: Seize the chance to be a hero of the Rebel Alliance in Imperial Assault! This board game of tactical combat and adventure in the Star Wars universe offers two complete gam...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Oct 27th, 2014
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Fantasy Flight Games has another preview up for their XCOM board game. This time, they give us a look at the Resolution Phase. And no, they’re not talking about pixels on your screen. Source From the post: XCOM: The Board Game is divided into two phases: the timed phase and the resolution phase...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Oct 27th, 2014
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Board Game Quest takes a look at Kingsburg, from Fantasy Flight Games, and gives us their thoughts on the subject (of subjects). Source From the review: I can’t imagine it was easy to be a territorial governor in the Middle Ages. Imagine dealing with all the issues they had to deal with; like the dem...