Star Wars X-Wing miniatures game


New X-Wing, Legend of the Five Rings Releases Available From Fantasy Flight

It's quite a release day for Fantasy Flight. They've got Wave III for X-Wing that you can pick up, including fighters for pretty much every faction. They've also got new books for the Legend of the Five Rings RPG out. There's the Shadowlands book as well as Mask of the Oni adventure. All are available now.


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Fantasy Flight Previews Delta-7 Aethersprite For X-Wing

I remember when this was just known as "the Jedi Starfighter." But, in reality (or... fictionality?), it's called the Delta-7 Aethersprite. And you'll soon be able to add it to your X-Wing squadrons. In this preview, we get a look at just how it works, along with some of the different Jedi pilots for it.


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Fantasy Flight Previews ARC-170 For X-Wing

A heavy fighter used by the Republic, the ARC-170 had a lot going on. Both forward and rear-facing acs of fire, potential to carry some heavy munitions, and a whole army of clone pilots to take them into battle. In this preview for X-Wing, we get a look at what they'll be like out on the battlefield.


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Fantasy Flight Previews the Vulture Droid for X-Wing

The Trade Federation, and by extension, the Separatists, used primarily droid-fighters in their quest for control of certain parts of the galaxy. The main form used were the Vulture Droids. In this preview for X-Wing, we get a look at how these ships will look out in the skies of your tabletops.


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Fantasy Flight Previews the Sith Infiltrator for X-Wing

Equipped with advanced cloaking and surveilance technology, the Sith Infiltrator on its own is a pretty sneaky ship. Add in some force-attuned pilots and it becomes all the more deadly. Soon, Separatist players will be able to add it to their fleets in X-Wing. Check out its stats and some of the upgrades in this preview.


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Friday Snippets

Hello, and welcome to Friday. We're glad to have you here. I'm certainly ready for the weekend.

As we make our way to a glorious pair of days off, let's snack on some bite-sized gaming stories.

Today on the platter we have: New First Order and Resistance Dial Upgrade Packs for X-Wing From Fantasy Flight Games, New Samurai Heads Available From Puppets War, and President's Day Sale Happening at Kraken Dice.


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Massive New Wave for X-Wing Miniatures Game

The upcoming wave for the X-Wing Miniatures Game from Fantasy Flight is going to be massive. It's an entire squadron of releases all at once, and there's a bit of something for everyone. Now, a lot of is consists of updated versions of older ships, now coming out for the 2nd edition of the game. But there's several new releases as well for you to check out.


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Fantasy Flight Previews Guardians of the Republic Ships For X-Wing

The X-Wing Miniatures Game will soon be making its way into the past. Fantasy Flight is taking the game to the Republic era. We've seen a bit of what the Separatists are up to with their droid fighters. But who is protecting the Republic itself? That's what we get a look at in this preview.


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Fantasy Flight Previews Separatist Upgrades For X-Wing

The Star Wars sga covers quite a bit of time, with many conflicts. The first we see on film is the war between the Separatists and the Republic. These factions will be making their way to the X-Wing Miniatures Game from Fantasy Flight, with the Separatists getting a starter set soon. In this preview, we get a look at a few of the upgrades they'll have available for their robotic ships.


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Fantasy Flight Previews Deluxe Wave II Organized Play Kit For X-Wing

While playing a friendly pick-up game of X-Wing is certainly fun, there's also something thrilling to play some games in hopes of winning some cool swag. With the release of the 2nd edition of the game, Fantasy Flight is also updating their organized play kit. Get yourself a look at it in this preview.


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Resistance and First Order Releases Available For X-Wing

With the release of the 2nd edition of X-Wing from Fantasy Flight, the Resistance and the First Order are now their own factions apart from the Rebels and Imperials. And while those original factions have had their gear for a little bit now, the new factions have had to wait until now. However, the Conversion Kits, as well as some new releases are available now.


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Fantasy Flight Previews Mining Guild TIE For X-Wing

While most of the time when you think of a TIE Fighter, you're thinking of the Empire, they're not the only faction to use the cheap and nimble ship. For X-Wing, the Scum & Villainy faction is getting their own version of the TIE, brought in by the Miner's Guild. In this preview, we get a look at how it works.


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Fantasy Flight Previews the RZ-2 A-wing For X-Wing

The Resistance, much like the Rebel Alliance that preceeded it, uses a variety of different fighter craft in order to get the job done against the First Order. That includes their own versions of classics, such as the A-Wing. Nimble and fast, it's an interceptor of the highest order. Get a look at it for the X-Wing Miniatures Game in this preview.


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Fantasy Flight Announces Wave III of X-Wing

Fantasy Flight has announced the next wave of releases for the X-Wing Miniatures Game. And it includes a couple surprises in the form of two new factions. They're the Galactic Republic and Separatists Alliance. Yes, the prequels are making their way into the game. I'm sure we're all thrilled about that.


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Fantasy Flight Previews the TIE/fo For X-Wing

In the new edition of X-Wing from Fantasy Flight, the Resistance and the First Order are both their own factions, leaving the Rebels and the Imperials, respectively (and we hope respectfully. No need to be rude about it). That means that there's new options open and removed for each faction in terms of fighters. For the First Order, they still rely on a ship that's gone through many iterations, but was the iconic fighter of the Empire for a reason. Check out the TIE/fo and see how it's changed from older versions.


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Fantasy Flight Previews T-70 X-Wing For X-Wing

There's more than one version of the classic X-Wing starfighter out there. Incom never quit refining their design, and by the time the galaxy has gotten to the Resistence, they're using the T-70 to take on the New Order. Since the Resistance is now its own faction, that means there's some changes to how the ship works in the game. In this preview, we get a look at just that.


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Fantasy Flight Previews New Order Upgrades For X-Wing

Along with the Resistance, with the release of the 2nd edition of X-Wing, Fantasy Flight created the New Order faction. No longer ust a portion of the old Imperial forces, they're their own faction on the tabletop. Of course, that means they need all sorts of new New Order only upgrades. In this preview, we get a look at some of those.


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Fantasy Flight Previews Upgrade Cards for The Resistance in X-Wing

With the new edition of X-Wing, the Resistance has become its own faction. No longer just "future Rebels," they have struck out on their own to carve their own niche in the game. Of course, that means that they don't have access to any sort of Rebel-only upgrades anymore. But it also means that they have their own Resistance-only upgrades they can take. We get a look at those in this preview.


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X-Wing Miniatures Game 2nd Edition Now Available

This Year of New Editions is seeing the first time many games are getting a 2nd edition. Pathfinder, Black Powder, and this one: the X-Wing Miniatures Game from Fantasy Flight. For you long-time flyboys and flygirls, or those just looking to jump into the cockpit for the first time, now's your chance to pick up this new version of the game. The new box set is available now.


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Fantasy Flight Posts X-Wing 2nd Edition Launch Event Details

In this Year of New Editions, Fantasy Flight is bringing us the 2nd edition of their X-Wing Miniatures Game. Of course, such an event deserves a party. And that's what FFG is doing. They're having Launch Events all over, and they've posted up what sort of swag you can get for attending. We're just a couple weeks from release, so check out your LGS to see if they'll be holding one.


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New X-Wing Releases Announced By Fantasy Flight

With the new edition of the X-Wing Miniatures Game coming, the Resistance and the New Order are breaking off into their own factions. No longer simply part of the Rebels and the Imperials, respectively, these new factions are in need of a bit of a leg-up in defining what makes them unique and not just a sub-set of a previously larger set of ships. Fantasy Flight has new Conversion Kits coming that'll help you sort that all out. Also, a new Scum & Villainy variant of the TIE is up for preview.

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Fantasy Flight Previews TIE Advanced For X-Wing

In the first Star Wars movie, there's only two Imperial fighters that we see. We get the standard TIE Fighter and the special, advanced version that Darth Vader flies. That's the TIE Advanced. It's got shields and a hyperdrive, along with many other advancements (ooooh, now I get the name). But Vader's wasn't the only one produced. You could have a whole squadron of them, including in the X-Wing Miniatures Game. We get a look at the 2nd edition version of the ship in this preview.

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Fantasy Flight Previews the TIE Fighter For X-Wing

Besides the Star Destroyer, the most iconic ship in the entire Imperial fleet has got to be the standard TIE fighter, or TIE/ln for you that prefer such nomenclature. The "eyeball" was the main ship used by Imperial fighter pilots. Fast, maneuverable, and easy to build, what they lacked in shields, they made up for in being able to swarm the enemy. With the new edition of X-Wing coming out from Fantasy Flight, it's time to take a look at how this ship will be changing.

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Fantasy Flight Announces X-Wing Second Edition Tourney At Gen Con

Gen Con is, like, right friggin' around the corner. Geeze... Anyway, that realization (that I'm having at least a couple times each day) aside, another thing that's near is the release of X-Wing 2nd Edition. And if you'll be at Gen Con, it'll be your first chance to officially play the new set, as some will be available for purchase. Also, you can participate in a 2nd Edition tourney.

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