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Expect Something from Marvel and Telltale in 2017

Telltale Games is known for impressive comic based games such as The Walking Dead and The Wolf Among Us. They teased today that the company is teaming up with Marvel for a new “game series” to come out in 2017.

A first look at Warhammer 40,000: Regicide

Hammerfall Studios has released a first-look gameplay trailer and walk-through for Warhammer 40,000: Regicide.

In it, Hammerfall Project Lead Cat demonstrates a brief bit of gameplay and talks about the inspiration for the title.

Warhammer 40,000: Regicide Releases May 5 on Steam Early Access; Watch the Opening Cinematic Now

Warhammer 40,000 Regicide Opening CinematicIndependent game developer Hammerfall Publishing has released the opening cinematic to the Warhammer 40,000: Regicide campaign, and announced that it will be available on Steam Early Access from May 5. Fans can get their first glimpse of the upcoming single-player campaign story in the opening cinematic below.

The video contains a mysterious transmission sent from the remote world of Hethgar Prime. The frontier world is in peril, and the feared warriors of the Space Marines are dispatched to investigate. On arrival, the Space Marines find themselves up against unexpected adversaries in the struggle to liberate Hethgar Prime and investigate the source of the ominous transmissions.

This transmission is linked to the multi-part Blood Angels campaign, featuring 50 thrilling story driven missions, narrated by voice actor Brian Dobson (famed for his past work on the Dawn of War series). The Regicide Blood Angels campaign will be revealed in several acts throughout the course of Early Access.

Regicide is a fresh take on the Warhammer universe, featuring an intense mix of strategy and cinematic gameplay. An original and brutal take on turn-based strategy, Regicide fuses characters, abilities and environments derived from the Warhammer 40,000 universe from Games Workshop, with traditional strategy and new action-heavy gameplay elements.

  • Cross-platform play.
    Regicide showcases a tactical, single-player Blood Angels campaign. It also features a cross-platform multiplayer experience. Go to war anytime, anywhere against opponents worldwide as traditional gaming meets highly detailed production.
  • Play anywhere versus anyone.
    After the game’s launch on PC, Regicide will arrive on mobile devices in mid-2015, and allow cross-platform matches with persistent progress.
  • Go to war. Anywhere. Anytime.
    With one unified account, experience cross-platform multiplayer gaming between PC, tablet and mobile; against friends and foes on another platform.

Due for release every few weeks after the launch of Early Access, these upcoming content drops will inject plenty of exciting new additions into Warhammer 40,000: Regicide‘s gameplay.

These include the full single-player campaign, new Chapters, Clans and a host of incentives, rewards and unlockables for participating in the Regicide online forums and community!

  • The Angels of Blood
    Free to Early Access purchasers, the RegicideAngels of Blood campaign will be revealed in multiple acts throughout the Early Access. The campaign opens with Guardsman Karthus and his fellow troopers garrisoned the Phaedrus Orbital Station above Hethgar Prime.
  • New Chapters and Clans
    Regicide has eleven planned Chapters and Clans to fill out the Space Marine and Ork ranks by the end of the Early Access phase.

Phase 1 features the Space Marine Blood Angels and Ork Goffs, plus White Scars and Bad Moons as exclusive community rewards for those who have supported the game!

Fans who participate in the Regicide forums will also be eligible for in-game rewards and bonus content, to be announced soon.

Unboxing: D&D Attack Wing: White Dragon

Wizkids‘ Wave 6 releases for their Dungeons & Dragons: Attack Wing have hit shelves. We open up and take a look at the White Dragon and see how it differs from the Ancient White Dragon which you could win during the first month of organized play.

You can order the White Dragon and add him to your forces now!

 

 

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Unboxing: D&D Attack Wing: Dwarf Fighter

Wizkids‘ Wave 6 releases for their Dungeons & Dragons: Attack Wing have hit shelves. We open up and take a look at the Dwarf Fighter. Dwarves get their second release for the game.

You can order the Dwarf Fighter now and add him to your forces!

 

 

 

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Unboxing: D&D Attack Wing: Water Cult Warrior

Wizkids‘ Wave 6 releases for their Dungeons & Dragons: Attack Wing have hit shelves. We open up and take a look at the Water Cult Warrior. The figure has some interesting cards that come with it, and absolutely adds a new interesting aspect to the game!

You can purchase the Water Cult Warrior and add him to your forces now!

 

 

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Cryptozoic Entertainment Expands Game Distribution

CryptozoicToday, Cryptozoic Entertainment announced a change in their hobby gaming sales distribution strategy. The exclusive relationship with Alliance Game Distributors for board games has been modified to allow for additional distribution through a select number of other companies.

Historically, Cryptozoic has utilized Alliance, Diamond, GTS and ACD to help it with specific product lines in specialized markets. The new strategy expands its relationships with each distributor to include Cryptozoic’s entire line of products. These new partnerships strategically align for the long-term by combining the strength of expanded distribution systems with Cryptozoic’s dedicated focus and expertise as a leading card, game, and soon to be toy producer. This updated distribution plan will be implemented in May 2015.

Stores should contact their distributor for more information and details.

IDW Games Gets Awesome With Kevin Wilson

AWESOME KINGDOM THE TOWER OF HATESKULLReady your steed, sharpen your blade, and crank the tunes to eleven, as you prepare to enter IDW Games‘ first entry into fantasy gaming. Awesome Kingdom: Tower of Hateskull, from legendary game designer Kevin Wilson is an over-the-top, tongue-in-cheek, sword-in-hand dungeon-crawling card game due out later this summer.

Awesome Kingdom is a lightweight, fast and funny dungeon-crawling card game for two to four players in which they compete to be the most awesome hero after three days of adventuring. Players enter the dungeon as one of eight epic characters, such as the Ragebarian, Prestidigimancer, or Paladude, each bestowed with an appropriately amazing ability. Over the course of play, players have to outmaneuver each other while battling ferocious beasts and avoiding enticing traps, all in the hope of emerging from the tower with the biggest haul and most spectacular trophies.

Look for Awesome Kingdom: Tower of Hateskull to hit stores in July 2015.

New 40K Releases Include Plasma Obliterator, Promethium Relay Pipes, and Mechanics Onager Dunecrawler

The new releases for Games Workshop‘s Warhammer 40K look impressive this week with the Onager Dunecrawler for the new Adeptus Mechanicus army and two new terrain pieces. The Plasma Obliterator adds a whole new weaponized fortress to your games and the Promethium Relay Pipes provide some handy cover and obstacles.

If you see the Plasma Obliterator on the shelves, you might want to grab it as the kit has been allocated and sold out.

plasma obliterator promethium relay pipes

Forgeworld Teases The Horus Heresy Book Five

Forgeworld released a new teaser video for their next book in their Horus Heresy series. The Horus Heresy: Book Five Tempest will be released this Spring 2015.

From previously released information, the book will feature Ultramarines, Word Bearers, Mechanicum, Imperial Militia, Warp Cults, Knights, and Titans. It also focuses on the Word Bearers assault on Calth as well as background on the chapter, the background on the Ultramarine Legion, more information on Knights and Titans, a campaign, lists for Imperial Militia and Cult armies, as well as new rules including new Legion units.

It will be followed by book six which is the Shadow Crusade which will be out some time in 2015.

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