Thunderbirds Boardgame news!

Thunderbirds BoardgameModiphius Entertainment have announced a licensing deal with ITV Studios Global Entertainment to develop a co-operative tabletop board game based on the classic 1960s’ television series Thunderbirds.

Set in the year 2065, Thunderbirds follows the exploits of International Rescue: a secret organisation committed to saving human life, secretly founded and funded by the millionaire Tracy family. International Rescue has a host of technologically advanced land-, sea-, air-, and space-rescue vehicles and equipment ready to launch at a moments notice.

The game will be shown off at the London Toy Fair January 20th to 22nd.

To bring the ultimate Thunderbirds experience to the tabletop, Modiphius has partnered with Matt BrainsLeacock, designer of the hit games Pandemic, Forbidden Desert, and Forbidden Island.

Planned for release in Autumn 2015 and celebrating the 50th anniversary of the cult TV show, the game will feature the iconic Thunderbirds machines and a high octane world full of disasters for players to come to the rescue. The Thunderbirds co-operative game will have the usual high quality design and components that fans of games produced by Matt Leacock and Modiphius have come to expect.

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