Sci-fi


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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Monday Terrain Corner

Well, after a weekend that was exceedingly full of D&D (for me, at least), we're back at Monday.
Can't say I'm that thrilled about that, but waddyagonnado? So, while we start that long climb back to some days off, let's make sure your gaming tables look as good as possible.

Today in the Terrain Corner we have: Priority Supplies Set Available From Fantasy Flight Games, Deep-Cut Studio Updates and Improves their Asteroid Game Mat, and New Infinity Terrain (and Tokens) from Micro Art Studio.


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New Strontium Dog Releases Available To Order From Warlord Games

Strontium Dog is the latest minis game from Warlord Games. It delves back into the world of 2000 AD, and all the strange sorts of things that, uh, happened therein. You can order the rulebook, as well as various minis kits, plus markers and dice. Because everyone loves dice.

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Flotsam: Adrift Amongst the Stars RPG Up On Kickstarter

While space travel might be only for the scientists and soon for the hyper-elite, one day it will be the usual course of things. And as space expands to the everyday people, there will be those that go about their regular lives always in the more downtrodden areas of space stations. That's where you find yourself in Flotsam: Adrift Amongst the Stars. It's the life of the lessers, in the world of off-world. The sci-fi RPG is up on Kickstarter now.

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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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Star Trek Adventures: Command Division Supplement PDF Now Available

Modiphius has expanded their Star Trek Adventures RPG with a new supplement. It's the Command Division book, and it, as you would expect, expands on the Command Division in Starfleet. The commanders of starships have a lot on their shoulders. They have to be tacticians, diplomats, and negotiators. This book expands on those various roles, as well as offers more content like extra ships to be in charge of. PDF copies are available now, with pre-orders being taken for the print version.

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Fantasy Flight Previews Emperor Palpatine and Royal Guards for Star Wars: Legion

Few figures in the Star Wars universe are more feared than Emperor Palpatine. His rise to power was dramatic. He caused the Jedi to be almost completely wiped out. He may seem frail, but he's still quite an imposing figure in battle, and he has a keen strategic mind. So, with that all together, you can see why he'd make a great figure for your games of Star Wars: Legion. But, of course, he's not alone. His crimson Royal Guards are there, too. We get a look at both in these previews.

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Fantasy Flight Previews Fang Fighter For X-Wing

The headline for this article gets an F, obviously. Fantasy Flight is showing off the new Fang Fighter for X-Wing. While most of the populace only knows the Mandalorians by Boba and Jango Fett, there's much more to this warrior race. That includes a space force with the Fang Fighters as a major part of the armada.

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Fantasy Flight Previews Han Solo Expansion For Star Wars: Legion

Han Solo started off as just a scoundrel pilot, taking Luke, Obi-Wan, and some droids to Alderaan. However, he came to be a major leader in the Rebellion... before going back to being just a scoundrel pilot. But that last bit's beside the point. The Han Solo Commander expansion for Star Wars: Legion depicts Han at his most... leader-ful. Check it out.

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30th Anniversary Star Wars RPG Book Now Available

Many of us weren't gaming 30 years ago when the original Star Wars RPG book came out. But then, I guarantee there's those of you out there with a very well-worn and probably well-loved copy. Either way, if you've never played it but want to, or have played it for 30 years, there's the new 30th Anniversary book available now from Fantasy Flight.

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Fantasy Flight Previews the Slave I Set for X-Wing

Fan-favorite Boba Fett is going to be making his way back into X-Wing for the new edition in the Slave I set. But what's changed from the original version? In this preview, get a look at the new components and check for yourself.
Just remember, no disintegrations.

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New Virai Available For Beyond the Gates of Antares

The Virai are the latest threat to make its way into human space in Beyond the Gates of Antares. These mechanical creatures are unlike anything else in the galaxy, and their relentless push forward will challenge the defenses of anyone they come across. New Dronescourge units are available to order now.

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