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Fantasy Flight Previews Resistance Transport From X-Wing

While taking a transport into a dogfight might seem like taking a conversion van into a NASCAR race, there are definitely upsides to doing so. Namely, all the upgrades and crew you can generally put on them. In this case, we get a look at the Resistance Transport for X-Wing. It's versatile, because if you want to ditch the bottom 3/4 of the ship, you can do so and just fly around in the cockpit.


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Fantasy Flight Posts New Spark of Hope Preview

While the Force-users often take center stage in the Star Wars saga, there are plenty of other notable leaders and troopers that the conflicts revolve around. In this preview of the upcoming Spark of Hope expansion for Star Wars: Destiny, we get a look at some of the cards and dice for a few of the leaders and troopers coming to the game.


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Star Wars: Outer Rim Now Available

Out on the fringes of the galaxy, the Empire's grasp on star systems is much more tenuous. There, smugglers of all form ply their trade, dealing with various criminal organizations while still trying to stay ahead of the few Imperial agents that exist there, as well as a plethora of bounty hunters. How will you make your living? That's what you have to figure out in Star Wars: Outer Rim, the new board game available now from Fantasy Flight.


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Fantasy Flight Previews Shinobi Characters From Courts of Stone

The world of Rokugan is filled with specialists. Those that have trained hard to hone their bodies into instruments to impose their Clan's will. In this preview of the upcoming Courts of Stone book for the Legend of the Five Rings RPG, we get a look at the Shinobi and see what makes these deadly warriors so dangerous.


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Fantasy Flight Announces Dead of Night Expansion for Arkham Horror

I wake up at a ridiculously early hour. I know people who generally go to bed later than I wake up. So, I am often up during the "dead of the night." And yes, even just sitting in my apartment, things can get weird. Though, I've yet to have other-dimensional horrors try and show up. You're not so lucky in Dead of Night, a new expansion coming for Arkham Horror from Fantasy Flight Games.


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Fantasy Flight Previews Dathomirians and Nightsisters in Collapse of the Republic

Darksaber. If you've read it, you might regret it. If you haven't read it, you might've heard about it. It was one of the least-liked Star Wars EU books that came out years ago. And while the Disney purge of the EU wiped it from existence, elements from it remain, such as the planet Dathomir and the Force Witches that live there. And soon, they'll be making their way to the Star Wars RPG. Have yourselves a look in this peek into Collapse of the Republic.


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Fantasy Flight Previews Solo Mode in Star Wars: Outer Rim

Yes, yes, yes. I know. "Get it!? Solo mode!?! In a Star Wars game?!?" You're very clever for making the joke. Anyway, for those that find themselves with no other gamers about but they still want to get their Star Wars: Outer Rim fix, there's rules for playing solitaire-style, you versus the game. In this preview, we get a look at how that works.


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KeyForge: Age of Ascension Now Available

KeyForge was the world's first totally unique-deck card game. Every single deck was different from every other. And now, a whole slew of new decks are hitting streets. Age of Ascension, the new set, is available now. The decks have all new cards, as well as some familiar old ones mixed together so that, as before, no two decks on Earth will ever be the same.


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Fantasy Flight Previews the Deer Clan in Courts of Stone

Oh deer, oh deer, oh deer. While Legend of the Five Rings has several major houses that you probably know about, there are numerous lesser houses that also exist in Rokugan. In this preview, we get a look at the newest, the Deer Clan. They'll be coming out in the Courts of Stone supplement for the Legend of the Five Rings RPG. Let's check 'em out.


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Fantasy Flight Posts New Collapse of the Republic Preview

Black Sabbath, Dead Kennedys, and System of a Down all asked why politicians don't go out there and actually fight on the front lines of the wars they start. In the Star Wars saga, that actually is often the case. In this preview of the upcoming Collapse of the Republic book for the Star Wars RPG, we get a look at the stats for some of the soliders and politicians that you can find in the game.


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Fantasy Flight Previews Combat in Star Wars: Outer Rim

On the edges of civilized space, there's bound to be some conflict. You've got smugglers looking to trade goods. There's the Empire looking to stop them. And, of course, a smuggler might get double-crossed by the person they're working for. In this preview for Star Wars: Outer Rim Fantasy Flight looks at how combat will work in the game.


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Fantasy Flight Previews Naboo Royal N-1 Starfighter For X-Wing

Let's try spinning!

Fantasy Flight continues their foray into Prequel territory with their various Star Wars games with a look at the Naboo Royal N-1 Starfighter. It will be zooming its way into X-Wing soon, and they've posted up a preview so you can know just what you're going to get.


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Fantasy Flight Previews Castles in Courts of Stone RPG Book for L5R

Courtly life is just as important as the goings-on out in the battlefields of Rokugan. And both can be just as deadly. Having a layout of the terrain is important in both situations. In this preview from the upcoming Courts of Stone book for the Legend of the Five Rings RPG, Fantasy Flight shows us some of the castles that dot the land.


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Fantasy Flight Posts New Collapse of the Republic Star Wars RPG Book Preview

Overthrowing a government is generally a pretty messy thing. And the toppling of the Galactic Republic certainly wasn't without its atrocities. That's the era of the Star Wars saga focused on in Collapse of the Republic, a new book coming for the Star Wars RPG. In this preview, we get a look at the Death Watch and their items of war.


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Fantasy Flight Previews Sabine Wren For Star Wars: Legion

Boba Fett had some really cool armor. Most of us can agree with that. It's probably what made him so popular from the original movies (because, when you look at it, he didn't really do all that much). As such, Mandalorians all over the Star Wars universe are hailed as badass. In this preview for Star Wars: Legion, we get a look at Sabine Wren, a new operative in her Mandalorian armor.


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Fantasy Flight Previews Jobs and Skill Tests in Outer Rim

Get a job. Sha-na-na-na, Sha-na-na-na-naaaa
Ba-doom. Sha-na-na-na, Sha-na-na-na-naaaa

50's Do-wop aside, in Star Wars: Outer Rim, you're gonna need to get a job, or probably several, if you're going to get ahead in the world of smuggling. In this preview, we get a look at just how that works, as well as what skill tests are like in the game.


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Fantasy Flight Previews Hyena-class Droid Bomber For X-Wing

The Separatists mainly relied on droid fighters in their fleets. Through variations in programming and design, different fighters can fill different roles. For example, the Hyena-class served as a bomber for the faction, able to carry and deliver all manner of heavy ordinance to the opposition. We get a look at what that will be like on your X-Wing tabletops in this preview.


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New Sourcebook and Adversary Deck Announced For Star Wars RPG

A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away, they had a lot of really cool whatsits and thingies that did all sorts of whatnots. I am talking, of course, about all the gadgets and gear in the Star Wars universe. And Gadgets and Gear is exactly what the new sourcebook for the RPG is called. There's also a new Adversary Deck for the Republic and Separatists that's coming.


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Friday Snippets

Woo! Friday! Woo!
The weekend is nearly upon us. Just gotta break on through to the other side of today's work day and we'll be golden. I've got some hanging out and streaming tomorrow planned, as well as having some yummy food. Speaking of tasty snacks, let's nosh on some bite-sized gaming stories.

Today on the platter we have: The Realm of the Dragon Fantasy Miniatures Up On Kickstarter, Hinterland Wooden Dice Collection Up On Kickstarter, Iconic Envy Dice Releasing Today From Kraken Dice, New Shoulderpad Designs Available to Pre-Order From Puppets War, and New Star Wars: Legion Paints Coming From Fantasy Flight.


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Rise of the Separatists Now Available From Fantasy Flight

Ok, so not everyone thought the Prequel movies for Star Wars were all that great. However, just as many people feel that the Clone Wars cartoons were pretty badass. If you'd like to enjoy that chapter in the overall saga for yourself, you'll want to pick up the Rise of the Separatists book for the Star Wars RPG from Fantasy Flight. Copies are available now.


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Fantasy Flight Posts New Super Star Destroyer Preview For Star Wars: Armada

Though it's taking longer to assemble than originally expected, that just means that there's more time to post up previews of the upcoming Super Star Destroyer set for Star Wars: Armada. In this article, they give us a look at how to fight against it. Being a fleet in its own right, what sort of things can the Rebels even think of throwing at it with a chance to come out on top?


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Fantasy Flight Posts New The Outer Rim Preview

Space is big. You just won't believe how vastly, hugely, mind-bogglingly big it is. I mean, you may think it's a long way down the road to the chemist's, but that's just peanuts to space. Travelling around that vast area takes time and effort and a good navigation computer. In this preview for Outer Rim, Fantasy Flight shows us just how travel works in the upcoming board game.


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