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Imperial Assault

Back in the office on Monday and Devo's telling me about workin' in a coal mine. Now, obviously, running TGN is nothing like actually being in a coal mine. First, I'm at a desk, typing news stories in
These aren't just not the droids you're looking for, you want to make sure that they're not the droids that are looking for you. While they might outwardly look like C-3P0 and R2-D2, don't expect BT-1
Did you see that ludicrous display last night?I know a lot of people did.Another American Football season is in the books. Time to look forward to next year. Also time to look ahead to next weekend an
Droids are an everyday part of the Star Wars world. They're basically everywhere, filling in roles in all parts of life. As such, they should also be pretty common in the various games made about the
Fantasy Flight has some expansions available for some of their popular board games. Whether you're a Star Wars fan or more into an Earth-centered sci-fi world in the form of XCOM, there's some new rel
One of the most notorious crime lords in the galaxy, Jabba the Hutt has a lot of power an influence over the actions of others. With his vast wealth and resources, he can afford to put out large bount
You know, I'm not really sure that a dewback really looks like all that great a way to get around a desert area. They aren't all that fast. They don't look that comfortable to ride (you think you get
The ability to disrupt enemy actions via well-placed firepower is crucial in winning a conflict. The Rebel Alliance knows that they're outnumbered and running behind the Empire in terms of technology,
When Luke Skywalker entered the domain of Jabba the Hutt on a rescue mission, it seemed that up to that point, everything had been going wrong. Han was still in carbonite. Leia had been captured, alon
Jabba the Hutt operated outside the realm of the law, be it the crushing restrictions of the Empire or the more open rule employed by the Rebellion. He was a gangster, after all. He did his own thing,
Tattooine's just not all that great a planet, it would seem. At least, nobody that comes from there seems to be all that happy about it. It's not got the most glowing endorsements from its long-time r
So, over the weekend, many companies had a lot of announcements about games and expansions they're coming out with. I was able to get photos of many of them. Here, now that Gen Con's over, it's time t
I swear this show is just screaming by this year. It's already the end of Day 3. Today will be the last day for Gen Con 2016. As usual for Gen Con Saturday, it was a whirlwind of activity. There was r
I hope your Monday is going along well. It's kind of a hot one here in Atlanta. Even inside the office it's not exactly comfortable. But it's ok. I'll make it through. Just gotta focus on one post at
In the Hero's Journey, you'll usually have the old sage who will impart wisdom on the young upstart and then, usually, they'll get killed off. There's no better example of that type of character than
Oota goota TGN reader?I try not to editorialize about the new releases and previews from companies, but man... I love this preview from Fantasy Flight, taking a look at the Greedo expansion coming out
The Jedi Order had been around for quite a long time before the Emperor decided, "well, that's enough of that" and started working at getting rid of them all. Sure, he got a lot of them right away wit
It's two, two, two previews in one! Fantasy Flight gives us a look at a pair of Villain Packs for Imperial Assault with a preview of both Bossk and the ISB Infiltrators. These figure sets couldn't be
Gee. Another day, another Imperial Assault preview from Fantasy Flight Games. That's not a complaint, mind you. It just goes to show how much cool stuff they have planned for the game. This time aroun
It would seem as though The Bespin Gambit isn't the only thing on the minds of Fantasy Flight Games when it comes to Imperial Assault. Today they're showing off a trio of new expansion packs, two of w
While both side of the Galactic Civil War were happy to hire people to help the cause (hey, that's how Han Solo got started in things), it's mostly associated with the Empire. Well, The Bespin Gambit
With Star Ware you just about have to have Bespin. If you have Bespin you just have to have Lando. Well, Imperial Assault is headed to Bespin. So that means Imperial Assault is going to have a Lando.
The characters of the Star Wars universe are what drive the action forward. Sure, there's millions in the Rebel Alliance, for example, but it's the heroes like Luke, Han, and Leia that we focus on. Su
With the new Bespin Gambit box expansion coming for Imperial Assault, it's only right that there'd be some Ally and Villain packs coming out as well. Well, Fantasy Flight Games has announced four. One
The gas giant planet of Bespin is a major source of tabana gas. This gas is used in blasters, so you can see how it would be vital for any military to have a good and steady supply of it. As such, the