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Wave 4 for X-Wing Now Available From Fantasy Flight

The next wave of X-Wing figures is available from Fantasy Flight. They're still catching up, bringing some older ships to 2nd Edition, such as the Millennium Falcon and TIE Silencer, but there's also new ships such as the Naboo Fighter, the Hyena-Class Bomber, and the Resistance Transport.


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Fantasy Flight Announces Epic Battles and Large Ships for X-Wing 2nd Edition

It's a Two-Fer Friday in X-Wing announcements from Fantasy Flight. Starting off, they are bringing back the huge ships to the game, offering an upgrade kit for those that already have them, or simply reissuing them for those that don't. Then, for those that have a million ships and want to use them all together at once, they are also adding in Epic Battles, taking the game from a skirmish game to a more mass-army type of game with new formations and larger point values.


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Fantasy Flight Posts X-Wing Wave 4 Designer's Diary

Tomorrow, the 4th wave for the X-Wing Miniatures Game 2nd Edition hits shelves. It includes a trio of new ships for the new factions the Separatists, the Old Republic, and the Resistance. But what will these new ships be bringing to the table and why did the designers make them that way? You get answers to that in this Design Diary preview.


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Fantasy Flight Previews Tauntaun Riders For Star Wars: Legion

Sure, it's summer here in the US, but those south of the equator are right in the middle of winter. They've got their heavy coats on and dealing with the harsh conditions of cold, wind, and snow (or maybe not, but they are for the sake of this intro). In such conditions, I bet they wish they had a nice tauntaun to ride around on. But even if they don't actually exist, your little mans will be able to ride them into battle with the Tauntaun Riders set for Star Wars: Legion. We get a preview of them here. No word yet on how the figures smell.


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Fantasy Flight Previews BARC Speeder and Droidekas For Star Wars: Legion

Continuing their look into the Prequel part of the Star Wars saga, Fantasy Flight has some new previews for Star Wars: Legion. There's a new speeder for the Old Republic (its BARC is worse than its bite... No, I'm not sorry for that) and then you have the Droidekas (or Destroyer Droids, if you're Obi-Wan).


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Spark of Hope Now Available From Fantasy Flight

Keep hope alive! Keep hope alive! That's what you can do with the new Spark of Hope set for Star Wars: Destiny. Of course, if you prefer, you can try and squish out that last bit of hope and rule the galaxy with an iron fist. You know, as some are wont to do. Either way, there's plenty of new cards and dice you can use to update your decks now.


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Fantasy Flight Previews Rebel Veterans For Star Wars: Legion

For the Rebel Alliance, every fight is a desperate one against the odds. Those that fight often have had many close calls and near-misses in combat before. But that makes them stand out and gives them knowledge that new recruits simply don't have. They are the Rebel Veterans. And soon, you'll be able to bolster your forces in Star Wars: Legion with these knowledgeable troops. Let's take a look at what they're capable of.


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New Releases Available From Fantasy Flight Games

Fantasy Flight is another company with a lot going on in terms of releases. They have several new kits for Star Wars: Legion, as well as the new Collapse of the Republic book for the Star Wars RPG. Staying in the RPG lane, but shifting over to the fantasy realm, Legend of the Five Rings has their new Courts of Stone book available, as well as a new downloadable adventure.


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Fantasy Flight Previews Jedi and Apprentices From Spark of Hope

Jedi and their Apprentices. They're the fulcrum around which much of the Star Wars saga rotates. The upcoming Spark of Hope set for Star Wars: Destiny brings more of those characters to your decks. So, you can pick up Yoda and add him. Or maybe pick up some Younglings (as opposed to Yuenglings). It's up to you.


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Fantasy Flight Announces Path of the Serpent Expansion for Mansions of Madness

While the game may be called Mansions of Madness, those mansions aren't always in New England somewhere. In Path of the Serpent, the new expansion announced by Fantasy Flight, the investigators will be making their way to the Amazonian rainforest, braving biting insects, ancient curses and traps, and huge snakes (as one would expect from the expansion's name). There's new tiles, new investigators, new monsters, and just a lot of new everything for you to check out.


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Lost Legends Expansion for Descent: Journeys in the Dark Now Available

Descent: Journeys in the Dark looks to bring the character building and adventure of an RPG and put it into a board game. Now, if you're like me, you are always looking for that cool, new character to play. Well, Fantasy Flight's helping out with the Lost Legends expansion. There's new standard classes and eight new hybrid classes. What sort of hero/class combinations will you come up with?


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Thursday Terrain Corner

Happy Friday Eve! I know I'm ready for the weekend, mostly because I get to play some D&D on Saturday. Need to see if we can go get our Rogue back after they got... somewhat-willfully-kidnapped. It's a long story. But anyway, D&D means possibly some terrain, and we want to make sure everyone's gaming tables look as good as possible.

Today in the Terrain Corner we have: Adventure Realm RPG Tiles Cave and Caverns Set Up On Kickstarter, Fantasy Flight Releases New Raid Mat For Imperial Assault, New Northland Mat From Deep-Cut Studio, and New Grassland Game Mat From The Wargaming Company.


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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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