Tag: WizKids

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 22, 2019
Hillside, NJ – March 19, 2019 – WizKids is pleased to announce the upcoming release of Palm Trees, its new dexterity game of lush leaves and fabulous fronds! In this dexterity game of quite literal “hand management,” players compete to grow the most verdant trees on a tropical island. To start, players will place their elbows…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 20, 2019
Hillside, NJ – March 20, 2019 – WizKids is excited to announce the upcoming release of Merlin’s Beast Hunt, a fantasy game of mythic proportions! In this dice allocation game of mythical beasts, players are wizards competing in a grand tournament to become the Champion of Magic. Merlin has gathered a collection of the most extraordinary…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 12, 2019
Hillside, NJ – March 11, 2019 – WizKids, the industry leader in high quality pre-painted & unpainted miniatures, is pleased to announce a new partnership with premier hobby paint brand Vallejo. The first release as part of this partnership will be an all-new line of custom WizKids Paints. These paints will be specially formulated and…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 8, 2019
Hillside, NJ – March 6, 2019 – WizKids is pleased to announce that Thrown, a new trick taking game that takes a fresh approach to one of gaming’s most long-standing and popular mechanics, is now available in North American game stores! In this fantasy trick-taking game, players roll dice to determine the result of each trick….

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 5, 2019
Hillside, NJ – March 4, 2019 – WizKids is excited to announce the upcoming release of Nemo Rising, a cooperative adventure game based on C. Courtney Joyner’s thrilling sequel to Jules Verne’s classic novel! In this exciting 1-4 player adventure game, players become members of a reimagined version of the Nautilus’ heroic crew, and must carry…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 25, 2019
Transformers, G.I. Joe, and My Little Pony Characters to Be Featured in Upcoming Miniatures Lines February 25, 2019 – HILLSIDE, NJ– WizKids, the industry leader in high quality pre-painted & unpainted miniatures and established board games, announced a new licensing partnership with Hasbro today with the addition of beloved properties G.I. Joe, My Little Pony and Transformers to WizKids’ extensive line…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 17, 2019
Plans Upcoming HeroClix Product Releases   February 15, 2019—HILLSIDE, NJ—Once again expanding its licensing portfolio and suite of collectible miniatures, WizKids, the leader in high-quality pre-painted miniatures and established board games, has announced a licensing partnership to feature a popular sci-fi TV series, The Orville, in upcoming HeroClix releases. The new line is slated to…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 6, 2019
Dominate the Universe with The Expanse: Doors and Corners Expansion—Available Now! Hillside, NJ – February 6, 2019 – WizKids is happy to announce that The Expanse: Doors and Corners, the first expansion for The Expanse, based on the acclaimed television series, is now available in North American Game Stores! The Expanse: Doors and Corners expansion adds…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 22, 2019
Hillside, NJ – January 21, 2019 – WizKids is pleased to announce Kodachi, a new hand management game from Adam West, the designer of Deadline, is coming soon! In 12th century Japan, after the Gempei War, you, a great ninja, retired your ninjato, desiring a life of peace. But, once again, the ruling families call for…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 14, 2019
Hillside, NJ – January 8, 2019 – WizKids is pleased to announce that The Expanse: Doors and Corners, the first expansion for The Expanse, its game of politics, conquest, and intrigue, based on the acclaimed television series, is coming soon to North American Game Stores!   In The Expanse, players use characters and events in the Expanse…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 13, 2019
Hillside, NJ – January 10, 2019 – WizKids is thrilled to announce that The Rise and Fall of Anvalor, its upcoming co-opetition game taking place in the iconic Warhammer: Age of Sigmar setting, is coming soon! Long-warring factions have put their quarrels aside, endeavoring to build a stronghold, called Anvalor, on The Great Parch. But each…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 7, 2019
Hillside, NJ – January 9, 2019 – WizKids is pleased to announce that its new building-toppling, car-throwing, city-crushing dice game, Smash City, is coming soon to North American Game Stores! In this dice-rolling game designed by Stephen Avery, and inspired by Japan’s iconic kaiju creatures, players become giant monsters powered by different types of energy, battling for dominance….

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 3, 2019
Hillside, NJ – January 2, 2019 – WizKids is excited to announce that the 4th Edition of iconic asymmetrical horror game Fury of Dracula is now available in North American game stores! In Fury of Dracula, inspired by Bram Stoker’s classic novel, one player becomes the titular vampire while the remaining players take on the roles…

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 27, 2018
Hillside, NJ – November 26, 2018 – WizKids is thrilled to announce that Mage Knight: Ultimate Edition, the most comprehensive version of the critically acclaimed strategy game ever created, is coming soon to a friendly local game store near you! In this game of exploration and conquest, up to four players don the mantles of Mage Knights, warriors…

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 13, 2018
Hillside, NJ – November 12, 2018 – WizKids is pleased to announce the upcoming release of Bumuntu, designed by Timothy Blank.  Based on the Bakongo tribespeople of central Africa, Bumuntu explores their culture, symbols, and folklore in a strategic, innovative game that’s sure to be fun for the whole family! In Bumuntu, each player becomes a…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 24, 2018
Hillside, NJ – October 23, 2018 – WizKids is excited to announce that next year they’ll be sponsoring the ROC series! While many details remain to be worked out, the plan is that all maps released next year will be legal for HeroClix, that points earned under the ROC series can also be used for entry…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 7, 2018
WWE Superstars to be Featured in Upcoming Line   Hillside, NJ — September 7, 2018 — WizKids, the leader in high-quality pre-painted miniatures and established board games, today announced a new multi-year licensing partnership with WWE, with plans to bring the organization’s iconic Superstars to the tabletop with successful gaming platforms HeroClix and Dice Masters as well…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 30, 2018
Star Trek: Galactic Enterprises – Available Now! Hillside, NJ – August 30, 2018 – WizKids is excited to announce that Star Trek: Galactic Enterprises, the newest creation from the mind of veteran game designer Christophe Boelinger, is now available in North American game stores! Boarding the Deep Space 9 station as Ferengi merchants, players must buy…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 29, 2018
Hillside, NJ – August 29, 2018 – WizKids is thrilled to announce that Maiden’s Quest, its new hand-based card game, is now available in North American game stores! In this fun and easy game designed by Ken Shannon and a primarily female creative/playtesting team, a fair maiden, tired of waiting for her knight in shining armor,…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 22, 2018
Hillside, NJ —August 22, 2018 — WizKids is excited to announce that its new hidden traitor adventure game, Doppelgänger, is now available in North American game stores! In this exciting fantasy game, designed by Steve Avery & Robert Burke, most players will become Loyal Adventurers seeking three Artifacts of Light, but some among their number are secretly…

 

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