Tag: WizKids

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 22, 2013
   New Collectibles Hit Shelves This Summer Hillside NJ – May 22, 2013—WizKids Games, the leader in collectible miniatures gaming, has announced a new collection to the HeroClix line-up; BioShock Infinite HeroClix miniatures, featuring themed collectible figures based on the highest rated game of the year to date. The latest collection to join the HeroClix…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 16, 2013
Offer a Seat at the 2013 HeroClix Worlds Event Developers of HeroClix Online today announced a new six-week tournament series titled ‘War of the Shards’ in which one lucky hero will receive an invitation to this year’s HeroClix World event, to be held at Gen Con 2013 in Indianapolis, IN August 15-18. Each week of…

 

by Erik "Superfriend" Skov
April 22, 2013
Mid May will see the next release of HeroClix miniatures for that game, this time themed on the various eras, friends and enemies of the Teen Titans.  But it comes with a twist.  A new type of piece, the team base, is being added. In the past, it has often been difficult to field a…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 5, 2013
Expanded App Capabilities, Featuring DC Comics Hillside, NJ & Cary, NC—April 4, 2013—Game creators WizKids/NECA and MFV are expanding the TabApp™ experience with TabApp™ Elite, featuring advanced gameplay, new figures and technology. Partnering with Warner Bros. Consumer Products and DC Entertainment, the first announced physical figures include popular Super Heroes from DC Comics. The free…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 6, 2013
 4K Media Inc. Announces Collectibles and Accessories Deal with NECA Worldwide excluding Asia  6 March 2013 – (New York, NY)  4K Media Inc., the newly formed, wholly owned subsidiary of Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc. announced today that it is making available for license, for the first time, artwork from its world record setting trading card…

 

by Erik "Superfriend" Skov
February 23, 2013
One of the great things about HeroClix was being able to build a team of whatever characters you wanted. Case in point: I was always disappointed that in the late 70’s Black Lightning had turned down membership in the Justice League of America. HeroClix gave me the chance to build a team of Superman, Batman,…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 11, 2013
 NECA/WizKids, the leader in collectible gaming, is proud to announce the launch of Trains and Stations a new take on train games designed by Eric M. Lang. Players must make deliveries, develop buildings and profit from their decisions while working with and against other players. Are you going to focus on mines or play a…

 

by Erik "Superfriend" Skov
February 9, 2013
I was remiss in not reporting that the latest WizKids HeroClix release was last Wednesday.  So here is the picture checklist (minus the chase figures). Here is an example of a chase piece.  Notice the red base.  The chase pieces since the Incredible Hulk set have had different colored bases from the normal black base…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 7, 2013
Hillside, NJ—February 7, 2013—Leading entertainment conglomerate and game creator NECA/WizKids is taking puzzle gaming to a new level, today announcing Connect With Pieces™, an upcoming puzzle building platform and game combining strategy and challenge designed by Joel Weinshanker, president and COO at NECA and board game designer Mike Elliott. “Our goal has been to drive…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 8, 2013
 Hillside, NJ—January 8, 2013—Players, fans and collectors need not wait for the physical HeroClix Amazing Spider-Man set release next month to check out some of the latest figures to join the realm! HeroClix Online today announced a preview, making four famed figures from the collection—straight from the pages of the long running comic Amazing Spider-Man—…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 3, 2013
Batman™ Streets of Gotham Fast Forces Hillside, N.J. & Cary, N.C. – January 3, 2012 – Developers of HeroClix Online today announced the latest DC Comics collection to hit the server—Batman™ Streets of Gotham Fast Forces. The latest pack adds six new figures to the online game, with free virtual redemption codes available in physical…

 

by Erik "Superfriend" Skov
December 23, 2012
Wow.  Titans across the ages.  We already knew that the 80’s Perez Teen Titans and the modern nu52 Teen Titans were in this set.  Now we can see that the whole spectrum of Titans history is in the set, from the earliest team.  And this preview also shows us a new team base, the four…

 

by Erik "Superfriend" Skov
December 22, 2012
The Spiderman set due out in February will include a sub theme of classic monsters.

 

by Erik "Superfriend" Skov
December 20, 2012
My initial reaction was that this was the Iron Man movie set.  Apparently it is a comic based set.  But it must be very far off.  Spider-man, Teen Titans and Wolverine and the X-Men sets are coming before this one.  Glad to see Iron Monger and War Machine represented.  War Machine was conspicuously absent from both the…

 

by Erik "Superfriend" Skov
December 19, 2012

 

by Erik "Superfriend" Skov
December 18, 2012

 

by Erik "Superfriend" Skov
December 17, 2012

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 3, 2012
Gifts festive Holiday Objects and Figure Hillside, N.J.—December 3, 2012—WizKids Games today announced a special holiday celebration for players and fans of HeroClix Online, entitled Season’s Grootings. As part of the celebration, developers have delivered a free Marvel Groot figure to all active accounts and are giving away several in-game objects including a festive Season’s…

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 20, 2012
50% off ClixBux, Festive Tournament Prize Developers of HeroClix Online today announced a Thanksgiving Special, offering 50% off ClixBux today through Sunday, November 25. Additionally, a special in-game Thanksgiving Turkey object will be awarded to all tournament participants today through Wednesday, November 28. Unlike previous objects, the Thanksgiving Turkey has power to restore clix health…

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 15, 2012
Hillside, N.J.—November 15, 2012—Developers of HeroClix TabApp™ today announced the availability of new game content, which includes six DC Comics Super Hero figurines that can now be found in stores. In addition to the new DC Comics Super Heroes, the update includes over one dozen new maps, more than 30 DC Comics Super-Villains, and all…

 

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