Catalyst Game Labs

By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
May 21st, 2015
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Catalyst Game Labs has announced the first expansion for their Shadowrun: Crossfire deck-building game. High-Caliber Ops is soon to be headed to print. This isn’t just a couple of cards, but a pretty large expansion that will definitely change the way you play the game....
By Polar_Bear
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May 12th, 2015
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Comic books and tabletop gaming have a long history together. I don’t know many comic book readers that don’t also dabble in gaming or vice-versa. So when a major comic book company gets their own RPG, it’s a pretty neat melding of these two “sectors of geekdom.” Catalys...
By Polar_Bear
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May 11th, 2015
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Catalyst Game Labs expands your Shadowrun resources with two new campaign books. You can get them in pdf now, or if you prefer something a little more solid, you can pre-order the print versions over in their webshop. The two books differ much from one-another, and will test your players in very diff...
By Polar_Bear
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Apr 24th, 2015
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Catalyst Game Labs has a pair of new Battletech books available over in their webshop. There’s the House Kurita book, that covers the history, politics, and cultures of this feared House. Not just a history book, though, it also covers game rules for various resources for both BattleTech and Ti...
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
Apr 16th, 2015
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Catalyst Game Labs is looking for a few, good playtesters. Do you want to be one of the first to try out their new card game Vikings: Longships, the new fast-paced bluffing game based on the History Channel TV series? Well, Catalyst would like to hear from you. Just send them an e-mail with a [&helli...
By Polar_Bear
In Events
Mar 23rd, 2015
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Catalyst Game Labs will be making their way to Emerald City Comicon next weekend and are showing off a bit of what they’ll be bringing with them to the show. They’ll be running demos of many of their games, as well as have a special Oni card for Shadowrun: Crossfire. You can win a special...
By Polar_Bear
In Events
Feb 25th, 2015
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Catalyst Game Labs will soon be making the trek to Boston for PAX East. Get a look at what they’ll be bringing with them to the show. If you’re going to be there, make sure to give Randall a hug. Tell him I sent you. Source From the post:...
By Polar_Bear
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Feb 3rd, 2015
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Catalyst Game Labs has posted up the street dates for products they’ll be releasing this month. In there, we’ve got Shadowrun: Run Faster (in both standard and limited edition models), a book designed to expand your options with your Shadowrun character. There’s also London Falling,...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Jan 12th, 2015
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Catalyst Game Labs has opened up voting for their Shadowrun: Crossfire Mission Contest. You sent in your missions, now it’s time to decide which is the best. You can either vote on their forums or send an e-mail directly to Randall. Source From the announcement:...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Dec 2nd, 2014
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Catalyst Game Labs takes you into the future with two new ShadowRun books (one an e-release) available now. The first is Aetherology. When the real-world (full of ogres and dragons) and the net-world (with its sentient programs) aren’t strange enough, there’s Aetherology. This book explor...
By Polar_Bear
In Accessories
Nov 21st, 2014
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CorSec Engineering helps you keep track of where you are in cyberspace with their new Shadowrun: Crossfire token sets. Source From the release: CorSec Engineering has released a brand new set of tokens for Shadowrun: Crossfire. This set is available as a set and as individual components. It features ...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Nov 11th, 2014
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Catalyst Game Labs has announced a new expansion for The Duke tile-laying game. This one’s based on The Vikings TV series. Source From the announcement: COMING SPRING 2015! In the long winters between raiding seasons, warriors keep their intellect sharp through games of wits and chance. Ragnar,...
By Polar_Bear
In Alternate History
Nov 8th, 2014
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Catalyst Game Labs gives us a look at some Ship Crew & Ship Quirk cards for Levithans in this new preview article. Source From the post: Been a good while since we’ve had an update for Leviathans. Things are still moving behind the scenes. For example we’ve been making progress with smaller, les...
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
Nov 5th, 2014
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Catalyst Game Labs is running a contest wherein you could get your mission added as part of the official organized play for the kit. Source From the announcement: Shadowrun: Crossfire is in the wilds, being played and enjoyed by thousands of gamers. Not only has it had great critical acclaim, but it’...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Oct 28th, 2014
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Catalyst Game Labs has posted up their November and December street dates list for various BattleTech and Shadowrun products. Source...
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
Oct 17th, 2014
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Board Game Quest plugs into the net and gives us their review of Shadowrun: Crossfire. Source From the post: You’ve entered the gritty, cyberpunk fantasy world of Shadowrun. It’s a world filled with danger from the most unlikely sources: ultra-violent gangers, flesh-eating ghouls, backstabbing corpor...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Sep 24th, 2014
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Catalyst Game Labs gives us another look inside the design philosophy of their Hostile Takeover board game with a new entry in their designer’s blog. Source From the website: Greetings and salutations! I’m back, grabbing some notes and sharing some information about the upcoming Shadowrun: Host...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Aug 27th, 2014
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Catalyst Game Labs has posted up their release dates for the rest of August and into September. There’s quite a lot these guys have headed your way very soon. Source...
By Polar_Bear
In Events
Aug 26th, 2014
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Catalyst Game Labs is headed to PAX Prime and would love to see you there. Give Randall a big hug. Tell him I sent you. Source From the announcement: Catalyst Game Labs will be at Pax Prime 2014 in force! We’ve got a slew of great gaming and games to check out at Room 213...
By Polar_Bear
In Contest
Aug 21st, 2014
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Gamers on Games will be giving away a certificate for Catalyst Game Labs to one of their Patreon contributors next month. Source From the announcement: Gamers on Games will be giving away a Catalyst Game Labs gift certificate in September 2014! Want a chance to win it? Become a Gamers on Games patron...
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
Aug 12th, 2014
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Catalyst Game Labs is showing off more Crossfire action with a look at a new mission. Source From the post: This week? Time for another Mission to use alongside your Demo Kit. Below are the front and back of the Mission; you can also scroll to the bottom of the Downloads page and click on […]...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Aug 10th, 2014
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Catalyst Game Labs has announced they’ve acquired the license to make games based of the “Vikings” television series. Source From the website: Catalyst Game Labs announced they have licensed rights to the hit drama series “Vikings” from MGM Consumer Products, a division of Metro-Gol...
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
Aug 6th, 2014
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Catalyst Game Labs has posted the Shadowrun: Crossfire rulebook up online so you can all see how the game works before it comes out. Source From the announcement: Continuing our weekly release of Shadowrun: Crossfiregoodness, we started with our Crossfire Virtual Run, then we announced a Street Date ...
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
Jul 30th, 2014
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Catalyst Game Labs posted a new Shadowrun: Crossfire mission to use with the demo kits while the full release works its way towards us. Source From the post: Time for a new Mission to use alongside your Demo Kit. Below are the front and back of the Mission; you can also scroll to the bottom […...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Jul 29th, 2014
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Catalyst Game Labs gives us our 3rd look into the design of their Shadowrun: Hostile Takeover board game. Source From the post: Hello again! Yeah, here I am again, filling the Matrix with fresh information about the upcoming Shadowrun: Hostile Takeover. Last time we looked at the employees that the p...
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
Jul 23rd, 2014
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Catalyst Game Labs has announced that Shadowrun: Crossfire’s street date will be August 27th. Source From the announcement: Shadowrun: Crossfire is the hotly-anticipated deck-building game in one of the most popular game settings of all time. Crossing cyperpunk with fantasy and plunging players...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Jul 20th, 2014
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Catalyst Game Labs has released their Valiant Universe Quick Start Rules supplement, Valiant Wars: H.A.R.D. Corps. Go check it out. Source From the release: The final chapter in the Valiant Universe RPG Quick-Start Rules supplementals allows players to tackle Major Palmer, Shakespeare and others as t...
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
Jul 18th, 2014
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Catalyst Game Labs is running a special promotion. Track down the hidden icons across the web and take part in the Virtual Run. Source From the announcement: The highly-anticipated cooperative deck-building game, Shadowrun: Crossfire, is currently on a ship heading towards US shores, our warehouse, a...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Jul 17th, 2014
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Catalyst Game Labs is now taking orders for their Valiant Universe and Cosmic Patrol pdfs and physical copies over in their webshop. Source From the announcement: For the last two months we’ve been releasing the Valiant Universe RPG Quick-Start Rules (in conjunction with Free Comic Book Day and Free ...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Jul 16th, 2014
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Catalyst Game Labs lets us know how things are coming along with with Shadowrun Missions. Source From the update: Where We’ve Been Shadowrun Missions Season 5 launched with great fanfare last fall, released a single Missions adventure, and then fizzled for over six months before the second adventure ...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Jul 15th, 2014
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The Dice Tower gives us their thoughts on Shadowrun: Crossfire from Catalyst Game Labs. Source From the post: Players: 2–4 Time to Play: minutes Recommended Ages: + Designed by Mike Elliott, Rob Heinsoo, Jim Lin, Gregory Marques, Rob Watkins Published by Catalyst Game Labs Published in 2014 Reviewed ...
By Polar_Bear
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Jul 3rd, 2014
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Catalyst Game Labs is showing a bit of insight into the design of the Valiant RPG in this editorial post. Source From the post: Every game company publishing roleplaying games is looking to try and present RPGs in a way that’ll be easier than ever for people to understand. To get RPGs. To see why [&h...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Jul 1st, 2014
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Catalyst Game Labs has started taking orders for their new Street Grimoire book for Shadowrun. Source From the website: And the books are really starting to flow…ready for the next Shadowrun Core Rulebook expansion, cause it’s here: Street Grimoire! Magic can burn your brain and sear your soul. It ca...
By Polar_Bear
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Jun 29th, 2014
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Catalyst Game Labs is taking orders for their Alpha Strike companion book over on their website. Source From the post: Alpha Strike Companion adds legions of new rules and expanded options for BattleTech: Alpha Strike, the miniatures war game. With this expansion, players will unlock new tactical abi...
By Polar_Bear
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Jun 27th, 2014
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Catalyst Game Labs is showing off the table of contents for their Alpha Strike Companion. Go check out what’ll be inside the book. Source From the post: I’ve seen a fair bit of discussion about what exactly will be in the Alpha Strike Companion. Well, the book was uploaded to the printer this w...