Mantic Games

By Polar_Bear
In Magazine/webzine
Dec 4th, 2014
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Ironwatch, the Mantic fan magazine, has released issue 28 up online for your downloading and reading pleasure. Inside you can check out a pair of painting tutorials (including non-metallic metal, which I personally am terrible at and so I should probably check it out), along with the continuing saga ...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Nov 28th, 2014
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Mantic is in their final couple days over on Kickstarter for their Kings of War campaign. They’ve come a long way. Go check out the add-ons and extras that are part of it. Source From them to you: There are just three days of the Kings of War Kickstarter left – it finishes 11:59pm Monday [&hell...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Nov 26th, 2014
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Mantic gives you more options over on their Kings of War Kickstarter campaign with another Add-On Wednesday. Source From the campaign: It’s big, it’s bad and it’s back. Yes it’s Add-on Wednesday! Just to recap, Add-on Wednesday is that special time of the week where we release a number of cool add-on...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Nov 25th, 2014
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Mantic unlocked another stretch goal in their Kings of War 2nd edition Kickstarter. Now you can add Abyssal Iffrits to your party. Just in time for these winter nights as they move in. Source From the update: With this stretch goal broken, we’ve now included the Abyssal Iffrit free in every Forces of...
By Polar_Bear
In Mantic
Nov 23rd, 2014
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Ohiohammer posted episode 24 of their Mantic Radio podcast up online for your listening pleasure. Source In this episode: Today’s episode Mark, Rob, and Andrew are back talking to Ronnie Renton about Kings of War 2.0, and all things Mantic! We were going to do an LGF coverage, but with the new KoW Ki...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Nov 21st, 2014
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Mantic has added new add-ons to their Kings of War Kickstarter campaign. Plus, if you’re only there for the add-ons, they’ve created a pledge level just for that. Source From the campaign: The title says it all, new to the Kings of War Kickstarter: – The $1 Adventurers Pledge level:...
By Polar_Bear
In Mantic
Nov 20th, 2014
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Mantic is now taking pre-orders for their new Forge Father minis over in their webshop. Source From the announcement: Are you guys looking forward to the new Forge Fathers mining their way into Deadzone in December? Go check out the new Mantic blog and find out a little bit more about the new faction...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Nov 17th, 2014
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Mantic has made it to more than 5x funded for their Kings of War Kickstarter. As such, the Abyssals have burst forth into the campaign. Source From the campaign: The Kings of War 2nd Edition Kickstarter had a great weekend, not only funding the 2nd Edition Rulebook as hoped, but also the foundations ...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Nov 14th, 2014
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Mantic is now taking orders for their new Flatbed Truck for Mars Attacks over in their webshop. Be the first gamer on your block to get one when they’re released (except for those that got one in the Kickstarter, I suppose). Source From the announcement: With the majority of their vehicles dest...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Nov 14th, 2014
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Mantic got their new Kings of War Kickstarter underway. It’s already more than 3x funded. Source From the campaign: Kings of War is the two-player fantasy miniatures game where epic armies of brave warriors and devastating cavalry clash against powerful wizards and fantastical monsters – all on...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Nov 13th, 2014
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Mantic has been prepping for this campaign for a while. Now they’re ready to launch (almost, anyway). It’ll be going up tomorrow. Source From the update: With this mini-kick we’re looking at funding the new 2nd Edition Kings of War Hardback rulebook. It will feature all new background, re...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Nov 10th, 2014
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Mantic has started taking pre-orders for their Humanity Resists expansion for Mars Attacks. Also, Ravage US readers, be on the lookout for a review of the core set for Mars Attacks, written by yours truly, in Issue 17. Source From the announcement: While the base Mars Attacks game is designed to be r...
By Polar_Bear
In Events
Nov 8th, 2014
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Mantic is having another of their Open Days in a couple weeks. Will you be in attendance? I wish I was going. Source From the announcement: Are you ready for the Mantic Open Day on the 29th November? Check out this blog to find out what’s happening on the big day and get yourself over […...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Nov 7th, 2014
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Mantic gives us another look into Kings of War 2nd edition with a new video and article. Source From the post: When big news drops like this I always get that little bit of spark in my hobby that ignites a full blown hobby meltdown as I sit and dream up all the wonderful things […]...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Nov 6th, 2014
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Mantic’s own Ronnie Renton talks to us a bit about the new Kings of War. Source From the post: Get yourselves over to our Youtube channel to hear from the king of Mantic Games,Mr Ronnie Renton, about the new Kings of War Kickstarter! Find out what this means for the future of Kings of War, [&he...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Nov 4th, 2014
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Mantic gives us a look at how things are coming along with a little bit of everything. But the big announcement for the blog post is a mini-Kickstarter campaign they’ll be launching next week. Source From the post: We’ll have a low buy in pledge. It will get you a hard cover book, with rules, [...
By Polar_Bear
In DreadBall
Oct 30th, 2014
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Mantic lets us know how things have been moving along with a couple of their projects, plus a tease at the next one they’ve got coming up. Source From the post: We are continuing this year and next to keep investing in our two worlds – The Kings of War realm and the Warpath universe. […]...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Oct 28th, 2014
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Mantic posted up a little video showing off the progress of the Mars Attacks shipping. Source From the post: I meant to post this last night but put it on my personal page by mistake! Anyway here is an insight into shipping the Mars Attacks kickstarter. We started the beginning of the end yesterday w...
By Polar_Bear
In Deadzone
Oct 12th, 2014
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Mantic gives gamers what they want: the ability to play solo and to add zombies to Deadzone. Source From the release: Nexus Psi has been overrun by the Plague, and it’s everyone for themselves as the living dead wander the streets! Every faction must react to this new threat, fighting to free themsel...
By Polar_Bear
In Horror
Oct 10th, 2014
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Mantic knows you can never have enough zombies, so they’ve added a mega deal to their webshop. Source From the post: This month sees the highly anticipated release of our Plague Zombies kit! It must be said that zombies as a whole are a fairly well-trodden ground, so what excites me about this ...
By Polar_Bear
In Horror
Oct 7th, 2014
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Mantic’s webshop is overrun with zombies! Seems this time of year this sort of thing happens a lot… I wonder if there’s a connection… Source From the announcement: Zombies. The brain-dead scourge of mankind have returned to wreak havoc, feasting on the flesh of the living. New...
By Polar_Bear
In DreadBall
Oct 4th, 2014
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Mantic has released the rules for Dreadball for free via their digital downloads program. Source From the announcement: Mantic Games have announced that they’ve released the rules for Dreadball for free via thier publishing arm, Mantic Digital. These releases are the refbot, giving an at a glan...
By Polar_Bear
In Mantic
Oct 1st, 2014
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ACK! MARS ATTACKS!! Only in Mars Attacks can you take command of a bunch of Martians to chase down and slaughter humans, avoid flying cars hurled by giant robots, engage in heroic battles with a knight in shining armour and oh, set fire to cows! What more could you ask for from a game?! Mars [&hellip...
By Polar_Bear
In Mantic
Oct 1st, 2014
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Mantic has posted up their 2nd North American podcast episode for your listening pleasure. Source From the website: In Episode 2, Jonny P and Chopper Pat bring on guest host, Heath “BA” Foley, a Mantic sketch artist to give his take on all the games including finding out how many characters he really...
By Polar_Bear
In Magazine/webzine
Oct 1st, 2014
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Ironwatch, the Mantic fanzine, has released issue 26 of their magazine online for your reading pleasure. Source In this issue: In this issue we have epic Kings of War campaigns, great stories for fantasy and scifi alike including the stunning conclusion of The Escape, Deadzone terrain tutorials, and ...
By Polar_Bear
In Mantic
Sep 24th, 2014
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Mantic will soon have their Mars Attacks sets available in retail stores. In the meantime, they give us a look inside the Red Brick Terrain Pack they’ve put together for the game. Source From the post: Today, Mantic focusses on the scenery included in the Mars Attacks game! As the game is rapid...
By Polar_Bear
In Events
Sep 19th, 2014
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Mantic posted up some details about their upcoming Clash of Kings event coming next month. Source From the website: Clash of Kings will be held at the Mantic HQ in Nottingham on the 11th and 12th of October. There are less than 15 tickets on sale so join in before they’re gone! The ticket includes [&...
By Polar_Bear
In Events
Sep 14th, 2014
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Mantic posted up some more details about their upcoming Open Day. Source From the website: Mantic has announced it’s open day and put tickets on sale, along with it’s Clash of Kings (October 11th and 12th), so that people can come to the open day, meet the team, check out and learn new ga...
By Polar_Bear
In Events
Sep 12th, 2014
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Mantic will be holding their Clash of Kings event in October in Nottingham. Will you be there? Source From the announcement: Mantic Games are hosting a two day event for its Kings of War universe – Clash of Kings is an up to 24 player, two day, six games each event. Uproariously fun, and amazingly [&...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Sep 11th, 2014
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Mantic now has their Kings of War books available digitally for all you gamers with tablets and smarty cell-phone telephones and stuff like that. Source From the announcement: Mantic Games have recently released their Kings of War rulebook and three expansions to Mantic Digital. With the Kings of War...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Sep 10th, 2014
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Mantic announced that they are now taking pre-orders for their Mars Attacks game over in their webshop. Source From the website: Mantic Games are showing off their new pieces for Mars Attacks – from the base board game to Attack from Space! Kickstarted last year, the board game is about to go t...
By Polar_Bear
In Magazine/webzine
Sep 2nd, 2014
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Ironwatch has released issue 25 of their Mantic fanzine online for your reading pleasure. Source In this issue: Now that Dungeon Saga’s buzz has started to wear off, enjoy the latest issue of the Ironwatch, chock full of campaigns, stories, amazing art and paintjobs, and much more!...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Aug 30th, 2014
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Mantic has just about a day left in their Dungeon Saga Kickstarter campaign. They’ve come quite a long way and unlocked quite a lot of stuff. Check out the campaign for all you can get. Source From the campaign: That’s the last of the Abyssals now completed – two in the Infernal Crypts expansio...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Aug 27th, 2014
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Mantic has had quite a run on Kickstarter for their Dungeon Saga game, but it’s coming to a close. They’ve just got a few days left, but still plenty of stretch goals to go through (even with the bunches they’ve already passed). Go and check it out before it’s too late. Source...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Aug 24th, 2014
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Mantic is in their final week for Dungeon Saga over on Kickstarter. They’re keeping the heat going with their Infernal Crypts add-on and other demon-y goodness. Source From the campaign: The denizens of the Abyss march forth! Infernal Crypts is the second expansion for Dungeon Saga, adding this...