Catalyst Game Labs

By Polar_Bear
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May 2nd, 2014
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Club Fantasci took a look at the new Valiant RPG Quick-Start Rules from Catalyst Game Labs and lets you know how they feel about them. Source From the review: The Valiant Universe RPG Quick Start Rules are just 28 pages long packed with all you need to get started playing your favorite heroes right a...
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May 1st, 2014
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Catalyst Game Labs has posted up their Valiant RPG Quick Start Rules online and will be doing a lot of digital fun-times with this set of releases. Source From the announcement: In concert with award-winning comic book publisher Valiant Entertainment, Catalyst Game Labs is proud to announce theValian...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Apr 30th, 2014
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Catalyst Game Labs posted up the first Designer Blog for their upcoming Shadowrun board game, Hostile Takeover. Source From the post: Hostile Takeover needed to be epic in feel and execution. Not a game about individual runners sneaking around in the shadows and alleyways, like what happens in the ro...
By Polar_Bear
In Events
Apr 4th, 2014
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Catalyst Game Labs will be headed to PAX East next week to partake in the festivities. I’ll be there, too! Source From the announcement: Once again Catalyst Game Labs will be attending Pax East; you can find us at Table Top #C309....
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In Card Games
Apr 3rd, 2014
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Catalyst Game Labs has sent the files for Shadowrun Crossfire out to the printers. Source From the announcement: I think that’s worth saying again. Shadowrun: Crossfire is officially at the printers!!! My head does it feel so good to say that. Why all the delays? Well, as I mentioned in a previous bl...
By Polar_Bear
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Mar 28th, 2014
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Catalyst Game Labs has released their new and improved Battletech box sets to the world. Run (don’t walk) to your local gaming store and get your copy. Source From the announcement: Strap yourself into the ultimate suit of armor: the BattleMech. Thirty feet tall and weighing up to a hundred ton...
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Mar 24th, 2014
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Catalyst Game Labs is showing off their 4th Run & Gun preview, including tactical tips on how to use all your new-found knowledge. Source From the preview: Say, that there Run & Gun book we’ve been talking about from time to time is getting awfully close to electronic release. But before it...
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Mar 17th, 2014
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Catalyst Game Labs has announced a partnership with Valiant comics in order to publish games based on their superheroes. Source From the announcement: Valiant Entertainment is proud to announce that it has partnered with Catalyst Game Labs to produce role-playing and tabletop games featuring Valiant’...
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
Mar 7th, 2014
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Catalyst Game Labs has posted up previews of the character cards from the upcoming Shadowrun: Crossfire deck-building game. Source From the preview: Thought we’d share a slew of pre-final Character Cards for Shadowrun: Crossfire. Not all of these will appear in the base Crossfire set; some will go in...
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Mar 5th, 2014
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Catalyst Game Labs is showing off their 3rd preview for the Shadowrun: Run & Gun supplement. Source From the preview: Another Run & Gun preview has spun out into the wilds of the Internet—particularly the Battleshop and DriveThruRPG—and if you want a preview of some of the combat options th...
By Polar_Bear
In Alternate History
Mar 3rd, 2014
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Catalyst Game Labs has the next open beta PDF for Leviathans posted up online. Try it out and help shape the future of the game. Source From the update: irst, thanks to everyone that voted…got the tallies below. Really fascinating to see what the community is eager to try and what ranks lower on the ...
By Polar_Bear
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Mar 3rd, 2014
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Catalyst Game Labs has their second Shadowrun Run & Gun preview up. Now you can see an overview of the whole book. Source From the announcement: I guess it’s time for another Run & Gun preview, so we’ve got one posted! This time we’ve posted the entire introductory section to give you an id...
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Mar 2nd, 2014
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Catalyst Game Labs has started taking orders for a new introductory box set for BattleTech. They’ve got a special deal going on for people who put their name on the list, too. Source From the announcement: The reprint of the BattleTech Introductory Box Set has finally hit the US port and so we’...
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Mar 1st, 2014
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Catalyst Game Labs has some new BattleTech PDFs available to order over in their webshop. Source From them to you: Historical: Wars of the Republic Era describes the border conflicts that inevitably erupted in the decades after the Word of Blake Jihad. Covering the largest of these conflicts in parti...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Feb 25th, 2014
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Board to Death takes a look at Balance of Power from Catalyst Game Labs and gives you their thoughts on the subject. Source From the review: It is 1815 and the world has been turned upside down. Napoleon Bonaparte has finally been defeated after nearly conquering all of Europe through years of devast...
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Feb 23rd, 2014
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Catalyst Game Labs has their first preview for the core combat book for Shadowrun 5th edition up. Source From the preview: Did you know that Run & Gun, the Shadowrun, Fifth Edition combat core rulebook is coming soon? And that it will have new weapons, armor, explosives, combat and defense optio...
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Feb 17th, 2014
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Catalyst Game Labs is running an Open Beta for the Alpha Strike point value system. Go make sure all those mechs are properly balanced. Source From the announcement: Alpha Strike is a new, fast-playing form of the BattleTech game of futuristic, armored combat. Developed for the modern tabletop miniat...
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Feb 16th, 2014
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Catalyst Game Labs has posted up their Shadowrun Run & Gun cover for all to enjoy. Source From the preview: Naturally, Victor took the ideas in the art notes and made them better. One of the fun things about seeing the art come in after writing the art notes is to see how the artist […]...
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Feb 10th, 2014
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Catalyst Game Labs posted up the Shadowrun 5th edition Errata up online. Be sure you’re playing the game correctly! Source From the update: Working in gaming is really good for reminding you that you are far from perfect. Repeatedly. Anyway, after spending time playing and enjoying Shadowrun, F...
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In Accessories
Feb 5th, 2014
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Army Builder, the popular army-creations program, has been updated with BattleTech: Alpha Strike information. Go and get your update now. Source From the announcement: Alpha Strike is a new, fast-playing form of the BattleTech game of futuristic, armored combat. Developed for the modern tabletop mini...
By Polar_Bear
In Accessories
Jan 31st, 2014
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Catalyst Game Labs has released their Shadowrun Digital Tools Box to help make playing Shadowrun 5th edition easier than ever. Source From the announcement: The Shadowrun Digital Tools Box is 2 box sets in 1! Whether you’re just getting into Shadowrun or you’re a runner that’s been hitting the street...
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In Alternate History
Jan 24th, 2014
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Catalyst Game Labs is working their way towards another Leviathans Kickstarter, but in the meantime, they’ve still got some new previews up. Source From the post: Hey all, While we’re still in a holding pattern surrounding the Kickstarter due to production (still in negotiations but they’re dra...
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Jan 23rd, 2014
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Catalyst Game Labs is showing off the box contents for the upcoming BattleTech Intro Box. No release date set yet, but soon. Source From the article: I got in the following photos last week to approve…then promptly got really sick. As I dig my way out of that, sharing them. The photos came in a [&hel...
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
Jan 23rd, 2014
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Catalyst Game Labs has posted up a shot of what a game of Shadowrun: Crossfire might look like in their latest preview. Source From the preview: With holidays and sickness out of the way, time to get back to regular posts surrounding all the awesome-sauce Shadowrun stuff coming down the pipeline. Fir...
By Polar_Bear
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Dec 18th, 2013
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Catalyst Game Labs has a couple new pdfs available for Shadowrun and the GM screen should be on its way to you soon. Source From the announcement: Do you have some holiday shopping to do this week for the gamers on your list? Including yourself? Well, we’ve got good news for you—two new e-books have ...
By Polar_Bear
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Dec 18th, 2013
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Catalyst Game Labs is going to be splitting their Shadowrun introductory box into 2 boxes. Source From the announcement: As part of the Year of Shadowrun, Catalyst announced a Shadowrun Introductory Box Set, which would be the first ever “starter” box for Shadowrun. Unfortunately, as happens to us so...
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
Dec 11th, 2013
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Catalyst Game Labs has some preview cards posted up for the Mage for Shadowrun Crossfire. Source From the preview: In Shadowrun: Crossfire, the Mage is the master of deck manipulation and dealing damage. The Face is all about people skills, the Street Samurai is about smashing things in a fight, and ...
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Dec 7th, 2013
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Catalyst Game Labs has a pair of products dropping on the 18th of December. They’ve got the new Shadowrun DM screen as well as the Total Warfare sourcebook for BattleTech. Source From the announcement: Every shadowrunner knows the value of good information. The right fact, the perfect piece of ...
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Nov 28th, 2013
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Catalyst Game Labs has announced that Lone Wolf will be creating a Data Package for Hero Lab for Shadowrun, Fifth Edition. Source From the announcement: Catalyst Game Labs is pleased to announce that Lone Wolf Development will release Shadowrun, Fifth Edition data package files for Hero Lab in the fi...
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Nov 21st, 2013
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Catalyst Game Labs is taking orders for their new GM Screen and other resources for Shadowrun 5th edition. I’m sure weird sKetch has ordered his. Source From the announcement: Good news, Shadowrun players, especially those of you playing Fifth Edition! We have all sorts of new things available ...
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In Card Games
Nov 14th, 2013
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Catalyst Game Labs is showing off some of the hacking cards that’ll be part of the Shadowrun: Crossfire deck-building game. Source From the preview: In the Shadowrun: Crossfire adventure deck-building game, the Decker is all about data. We hack into terminals to bypass security and search the M...
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Nov 6th, 2013
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Catalyst Game Labs is showing off the box art for the upcoming Shadowrun Box Set and gives us an update about progress for it. Source From the announcement: We announced the coming of an Introductory Box Set way back in February, providing some solid details on why we’re doing a box set and an overvi...
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Nov 2nd, 2013
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Catalyst Game Labs is showing off a preview of the the cover artwork for Run & Gun for Shadowrun 5th edition. Source From the preview: First reveal, I believe, of art for Run and Gun, the first core rules expansion for Shadowrun, Fifth Edition…...
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Oct 27th, 2013
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Catalyst Game Labs has released a new eBook for Shadowrun 5th Edition. It’s the Assassin’s Primer. Source From the announcement: Here at Shadowrun HQ, the leaves are turning and starting to fall, which puts us in mind of falling bodies, which makes us think about assassination, because th...
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Oct 22nd, 2013
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Catalyst Game Labs hadn’t made an entry for a while, but now they’re back with Sprawl Gangers Design Diary entry #7. Source From the update: In the meantime, thought I’d try something a little different. I really enjoy pulling back the curtain, so to speak, and showing off how the whole p...