HeroClix

By Polar_Bear
In News
Aug 21st, 2015
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One of the things that WizKids is doing with their new Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. set for HeroClix is, beyond just the common, uncommon, rare, super-rare, chase, and alternate figures, is randomly inserting pieces of the Hulkbuster MkII armor into booster packs. It’s like if you’ve ever gotte...
By Polar_Bear
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Aug 13th, 2015
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Well, so the Fantastic 4 movie isn’t doing so hot. Granted, it’s not like anyone predicted it was going to be the next Avengers to begin with. But that shouldn’t diminish your love of all things superhero. And to help take your mind off of the bad stuff and on to happy-gaming-things...
By Polar_Bear
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Jul 22nd, 2015
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A lot of heroes work for free. But you sorta have to be in the right place at the right time in order to get their attention. And you’re at the risk of them being pulled away for something bigger. What if you want a hero right here and now? Well, that’s where the Heroes […]...
By Polar_Bear
In Events
Jul 16th, 2015
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Gamers are all about getting the latest and greatest as soon as they can. When I humorously put “be the first gamer on your block with these figures when they’re made available” in posts, I know that there are at least some of you out there going, “Oh My God! I need to be the ...
By Polar_Bear
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Jul 15th, 2015
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Not every hero in the comic book world needs to be a super-hero. They don’t have to have super strength, or super speed, or telekinetic powers, or the ability to control weather, or magnetism, or they don’t have to be able to turn into ice cream (yeah… comic books are weird). Someti...
By Polar_Bear
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Jul 9th, 2015
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Collectable Miniatures Games give you the feel of a minis game with the “Christmas Morning” feel of opening up a package of randomized figures, like you get when you open up a pack of cards for Magic: The Gathering or such like that. There are rares, and for HeroClix, you even have Super ...
By Polar_Bear
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Jun 24th, 2015
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Well, Mad Max and Jurassic World may have made most forget about the Age of Ultron, but for those in the world of HeroClix, it’s still going on. The Organized Play series for the Avenger’s favorite robot menace continues and WizKids has a new preview up, with a look at Ultron-5 along with...
By Polar_Bear
In Dice Games
Jun 3rd, 2015
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Big news from Origins Game Fair: WizKids has partnered up with Nickelodeon and will be creating various tabletop games based on the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles IP. The first products to be produced will be a TMNT-themed HeroClix line of figures as well as a set for the Dice Masters game. You can exp...
By Polar_Bear
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May 29th, 2015
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WizKids brings us a preview that’s not a version of Hank Pym this time around. This hero doesn’t need science in order to be one of Earth’s mightiest heroes. He just uses his two fists and his joy of conflict to carry him through… and his lineage as the son of Zeus. This chara...
By Polar_Bear
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May 27th, 2015
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WizKids keeps on giving us more looks into their Storyline Organized Play (or SLOP, if you will…) kit with a look at another of the many alter-egoes of Hank Pym. This time, instead of getting small, they go big. Pym Particles can shrink or grow things, as required. Well, Hank decided that Golia...
By Polar_Bear
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May 20th, 2015
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There’s a lot of heroes in the Marvel universe. Very few, however, have as much tenure as Ant-Man. He’s had quite a few incarnations in his time, and WizKids is coming out with a special box set of Ant-Man figures (Ant-Mans? Ant-Men?). In this preview, they look at a time just after the p...
By Polar_Bear
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May 15th, 2015
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That SLOP thing still gets me… Anyway, we’ve got another pair of HeroClix Age of Ultron Storyline Organized Play previews from WizKids for you. This go-round we’ve got Hank Pym and Ant-Man. Yes, I know Hank Pym is Ant-Man (at least some of the time), and in fact, WizKids agrees with...
By Polar_Bear
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May 14th, 2015
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WizKids loves their previews and they love their organized play. Oftentimes, those two will merge together in a preview for an organized play miniature. That is what we have going for us today as we take a look at the new Black Panther mini from the Age of Ultron Storyline Organized Play (shortened t...
By Polar_Bear
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May 13th, 2015
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WizKids gets a bit magical with this preview for the upcoming Yu-Gi-Oh HeroClix set. They’ve posted up the preview for the Magician of Faith and the Witch of the Black Forest. While neither are going to be figures that draw all the attention on the tabletop, just leaving them alone isn’t ...
By Polar_Bear
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May 11th, 2015
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WizKids is well-known for their organized play. They create all manner of special pieces for it. From unique versions of miniatures to new maps and scenarios, to resculpts, and much more. For their Age of Ultron Organized Play event, they decided to go with something mean and green. They’ve hir...
By Polar_Bear
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May 8th, 2015
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WizKids starts off the previews for their upcoming Yu-Gi-Oh Series 3 HeroClix set in a big way. Right out of the gate is a new fusion mini, the B. Skull Dragon. This figure can either be part of your force from the beginning, or, if you field the Red-Eyes B. Dragon and Summoned Skull, you […]...
By Polar_Bear
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May 6th, 2015
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WizKids is showing off another 3 chase figures from the upcoming Avengers Assemble HeroClix set. Last time it was Black Widow and Hawkeye. This time it’s Iron Man, Hulk, and Steve Rogers. As before, these figures show “alternate versions” of the standard characters. Iron Man’s...
By Polar_Bear
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May 5th, 2015
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WizKids likes to sometimes delve into the less-known super heroes and villains for their sets, or similar to that, times when well-known super heroes were in different outfits or had different power sets than you’re used to seeing them. The Avengers Assemble set continues that tradition by brin...
By Polar_Bear
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May 1st, 2015
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WizKids continues to look at the upcoming Avengers Assemble HeroClix set with a look at The Hood. Not exactly the Red Riding Hood of fairy tales, The Hood comes with two mystical pistols and quite a penchant for using them. Fans have wanted a new version of The Hood for a while, and WizKids is [&hell...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
May 1st, 2015
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WizKids and Gale Force Nine have released X-Men: Mutant Revolution HeroClix Strategy Board Game to North American retailers. In this game, players pick one of four iconic characters from the Marvel universe (Cyclops, Storm, Wolverine, or Magneto) and must recruit and train students in their philosoph...
By Polar_Bear
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Apr 29th, 2015
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WizKids gives us another look inside the upcoming Avengers Assemble HeroClix set with a preview of Immortus. The time-traveling Nathaniel Richards has gone by a couple names over the years, including Kang. The version for the Avengers Assemble set certainly takes advantage of time-hopping abilities t...
By Polar_Bear
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Apr 27th, 2015
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WizKids has another pair of preview minis posted for their upcoming Avengers Assemble HeroClix set. This time around it’s a brother-sister pair. We’ve got the Gardener, Ex Nihilo, and his sister with a big case of gas, Abyss. From the preview:...
By Polar_Bear
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Apr 24th, 2015
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WizKids goes back to the “twofer” preview system for this update. Today’s preview we take a look at two versions of the god of thunder (and rock and rooooll!) with previews of Ragnarok and Thor. It’s hammer time! From the preview:...
By Polar_Bear
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Apr 22nd, 2015
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WizKids is showing off one of the new Rare models that’ll be in their upcoming Avengers Assemble HeroClix set. If you want to get from here to there but don’t want to use such pedestrian modes of transport like walking or running or even flying or swimming, Manifold is your guy. He can te...
By Polar_Bear
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Apr 21st, 2015
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WizKids gives us another look inside the upcoming Avengers Assemble set for HeroClix. This time it’s Hawkeye’s brother, Trick Shot. Seems the Barton brothers just have a thing for purple. Who’s the better marksman? Only you can decide that in your games. From the preview:...
By Polar_Bear
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Apr 17th, 2015
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WizKids has a new preview up for their new Avengers Assemble HeroClix set. This one’s a hero who doesn’t just have one person that’s taken up the mantle over the years. He’s also a super-rare, so you’ll be lucky if you get one. This preview we take a look at Ronin. From ...
By Polar_Bear
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Apr 15th, 2015
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WizKids begins their Avengers Assemble HeroClix set previews with Nova. He’s your “cop on the block,” being part of the Nova Corps, and quite a piece to have in a Nova Corps-themed force, considering he gives out Empower to all Nova Corps friendlies you’ve got. You won’t...
By Polar_Bear
In CMON
Mar 27th, 2015
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CMON Expo posted another trio of events for the upcoming show. I know I’m excited for it to be here. One of the new events is for Dogs of War. I don’t know if you’ve had a chance to play it or not, but it’s one of my favorite board games out there. It’s worker […]...
By Polar_Bear
In CMON
Mar 13th, 2015
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CMON Expo continues to make its way towards us (bravely fighting through two Friday the 13ths to do so!). We’ve posted up a new update, showing off two new events as well as a spotlight on Eric Lang, one of our special guests for the show! If you’re a fan of Zombicide or HeroClix, youR...
By Polar_Bear
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Feb 24th, 2015
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WizKids takes a look at a couple relics that can play a powerful part in your upcoming HeroClix games with a preview of Pandora’s Box and the Rock of Eternity. Harness the power of the 7 Deadly Sins to defeat your opponents. What’s in the box!?!!? Source From the preview:...
By Polar_Bear
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Feb 23rd, 2015
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WizKids gives us an update on how their releases are being affected by the work slow-down on the West Coast. Many things are being pushed back by about a month (a lot of them have already missed their release date). Source From the announcement:...
By Polar_Bear
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Feb 17th, 2015
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WizKids keeps tooling along with their Trinity War previews for HeroClix. This time they’ve got Scarecrow and Shaggy Man. Source From the preview:...
By Polar_Bear
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Feb 13th, 2015
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WizKids gives us another look inside the upcoming Trinity War set with a preview of a pair of Amazons. Take a look at Superwoman and Wonder Woman. Source From the preview:...
By Polar_Bear
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Feb 12th, 2015
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WizKids continues their looks into the upcoming Trinity War set for DC HeroClix with another couple previews. This time we get Green Arrow and Stargirl. Source From the preview:...
By Polar_Bear
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Feb 9th, 2015
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WizKids posted another couple of previews for the Trinity War set for HeroClix. Take a fast look at Johnny Quick and squint a bit to see Atomica. Source From the preview:...