War of the Ring and Sword & Sorcery products back in stock

By Ares Games

The reprint of War of the Ring Second Edition and its first expansion Lords of Middle-earth are now available in Ares’ warehouse and shipping to distributors. These two products will be soon in stores – if you were waiting the reprint, ask your retailer to order a copy. In the Sword & Sorcery line, several items which were sold out are also coming back this month: …

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Dungeonology – The Expedition to be available before year’s end

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The upcoming game Dungeonology, an atypical dungeon crawler by Ludus Magnus Studio, is now online on our website. Dungeonology was successfully funded on Kickstarter in May 2019 by over 5000 backers, and Ares Games will publish and distribute the English Edition of the game, expected to release in November 2019, following the fulfillment of Kickstarter backers. In Dungeonology, players take the role of Scholars sent from …

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WW1 Wings of Glory: notes about new pilots of the first series’ reprint

By Ares Games

The first series of airplane packs of WW1 Wings of Glory was recently reprinted and refreshed by new versions of each aircraft. The history and information about the SPAD XIII, Sopwith Camel, Albatros D.Va and Fokker Dr.I were already presented at the time they first released in specific previous articles, together with the pilots and units featured in each pack (links for those articles are listed …

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Wings of Glory Tripods & Triplanes starts to hit US stores on August 23rd

By Ares Games

Following the complete fulfillment of Kickstarter backers in North America, Wings of Glory – Tripods & Triplanes, the new stand-alone game, fully compatible with WW1 Wings of Glory, is now shipping to distributors and will start to hit the US stores on August 23rd. In addition to the Tripods & Triplanes Starter Set, two Tripod Packs – Mk.I “Locust” and Mk.II “Scarab” – and three accessories …

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Nanty Narking: Victorian board game by Martin Wallace coming soon

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Nanty Narking: a Victorian board game of wit and podsnappery. The upcoming game Nanty Narking, Martin Wallace’s best-selling title in a brand new version, is now online on the PHALANX Games section. Nanty Narking is a board game of wit and podsnappery immersed deeply in the world of Dickens’s and Doyle’s literature, with all game locations, events, and characters tied to real and fictional characters and …

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Ares to release Tripods & Triplanes at Gen Con 2019

By Ares Games

Ares Games will exhibit at Gen Con 2019 (Booth #341, August 1-4 in Indianapolis) and will release the long awaited Tripods & Triplanes game. At the show, Ares will also pre-release the second wave of Battlestar Galactica – Starship Battles spaceships, introducing the Colonial Raptor and the Cylon Heavy Raider. The upcoming games WW2 Quartermaster General Second Edition and Waste Knights will be previewed at the …

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Ares releases Nightmarium Revised Edition and MvH: Cthulhu Mythos

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Two new titles are now arriving in Ares’ Family and Card Games: the horror-themed Nightmarium Revised Edition and Monsters vs. Heroes: Cthulhu Mythos start to arrive in US game stores from June 20th and will be available in other countries in the coming weeks. Nightmarium: create monsters by combining cards of body parts. Nightmarium Revised Edition is a fast-playing card game for 2 to 5 players …

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S&S Vastaryous’ Lair and two Hero Packs start to hit the US stores on June…

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Vastaryous’ Lair, the final campaign expansion for the “Immortal Souls” cycle of Sword & Sorcery is now shipping to distributors and will start to hit the US stores from June 20th, together with its last two Hero Packs, Volkor and Skeld. These expansions will be available in our countries in the following weeks. Vastaryous’ Lair: the huge five–headed dragon, Vastaryous, ending the Immortal Souls campaign. Vastaryous’ …

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Brides & Bribes: a glance at the Renaissance Genoa

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Brides & Bribes game board presents the Renaissance Genoa. The worker placement and resource management board game Brides & Bribes is set in Genoa during the Renaissance period. The Republic was an oligarchy ruled by a small group of merchant families, from whom the Doge (the city’s Lord) was chosen. That’s why Brides & Bribes designers defined Genoa as the right location: to let players feel …

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Battlestar Galactica “33” Campaign: follow the balance of the Cylon x Colonials war!

By Ares Games

Players at the first event of the 33 Campaign, at UK Games Expo. The Battlestar Galactica – 33 Campaign is a series of massive events inspired by “33” – the first episode of the first season of the Reimagined series to be held at all major shows the company attends during 2019 – UK Game Expo, Origins, Gencon, Essen, and Pax Unplugged. The flow of the …

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Pendragon launches “Last Aurora” on Kickstarter

By Ares Games

Pendragon Games Studio’s first Kickstarter is live! Ares Games’ publishing partner, developer of Last Friday, Stay Away, Monsters Vs. Heroes Victorian Nightmares, Monsters Vs. Heroes Cthulhu Mythos, debuts on Kickstarter with Last Aurora, a post-apocalyptic game for 2-4 players set in a frozen, desolate land. Launched on June 11th, the project got funded in 18 hours, and unlocked four stretch goals by its second day. Last …

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Ares at Origins 2019: Battlestar Galactica 33 event, new games and previews

By Ares Games

U-BOOT: The Board Game – an underwater cooperative war thriller. Ares Games will be at Origins Game Fair 2019 (June 12-16, in Columbus, OH, booth #A105) presenting several new games. The horror-themed card games Nightmarium Revised Edition and Monsters vs Heroes: Cthulhu Mythos, new expansions for Sword & Sorcery, including the last campaign set, Vastaryous’ Lair, and new WW1 Wings of Glory Airplane Packs, will release …

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