Battlestar Galactica – Starship Battles: a first look to the game

By Ares Games

The Cylons were created by Man. They evolved. They rebelled. After 4,571 days, the Cylon War ended with a sudden armistice. Peace lasted 40 years. But now the Cylons are back, as fierce and combative as ever. They want to exterminate what remains of Mankind. And they have a plan. The Twelve Colonies are wasted and in ruins. But the Colonial Fleet is there, to face …

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Sword & Sorcery: Errata

By Ares Games

The updated errata for all Sword & Sorcery producst is available on the Sword & Sorcery website, and reproduced below. We incorporate corrections we know of when we reprint, so some of these errors may be already fixed in your copy. You can also download the latest (1.6) version of the S&S Immortal Souls booklets in the Items/Manuals section. Immortal Souls Rulebook 2. Before The Adventure, …

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Warriors of Middle-earth Limited Edition shipping from factory

By Ares Games

Warriors of Middle-earth Limited Edition. Ares is glad to announce that Warriors of Middle-earth Limited Edition will ship next week from factory, and should arrive to customers in about 6-8 weeks. This special edition of Warriors of Middle-earth, the second expansion for War of the Ring Second Edition, includes a high quality version of all the components featured in the regular version of the expansion, complemented …

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Waterloo: Enemy Mistakes – Rulebook and Strategy Guide available for download

By Ares Games

The strategic game Waterloo: Enemy Mistakes. The complete rulebook and the Strategy Guide for Waterloo: Enemy Mistakes, the grand-tactical game about the last battle of Napoleon Bonaparte, are available for download. Waterloo: Enemy Mistakes is published by Pendragon Game Studio and distributed in North America by Ares Games. To get the English rules, click here. For the Strategy Guide, click here.

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Hannibal & Hamilcar: Rome vs Carthage – Expansions

By Ares Games

The long-awaited Hannibal & Hamilcar: Rome vs Carthage will be in stores soon! In our preview articles we offered you an overview of this special and renewed edition of the game, the development of the side game Hamilcar, and historical and game information about the Roman and Carthaginian armies of the Hannibal era. Now, to close the series written for us by the PHALANX team, it’s …

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Sword & Sorcery: Arcane Portal and new Hero Packs in US stores from June, 29th

By Ares Games

Arcane Portal: campaign expansion for Sword & Sorcery. The campaign expansion Sword & Sorcery Arcane Portal, two new Hero Packs – Ryld and Morrigan, and the accessory pack Ghost Souls Form Heroes Set are now shipping to distributors and will start to hit the US stores from June, 29th. In other countries, the new items must be available by half July. Arcane Portal is the first …

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Rules School videos teach how to play Hunt for the Ring

By Ares Games

Do you want to start playing Hunt for the Ring but you don’t have the time – or the mood – to read the rulebook? TheGameBoyGeek has read it for you, and he teaches the rules in two Rules School videos. The first video presents, in 35 minutes, an overview of the game and the Part 1 – the Hobbits’ journey to Bree. The second video …

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Hexemonia: Rulebook and Scenarios available for download

By Ares Games

Hexemonia: mighty city-states struggle for dominance in ancient Greece. The epic, ancient-Greece themed game Hexemonia, published by Pendragon Game Studio and distributed in North America by Ares Games, will be soon in stores. The complete rulebook and three scenarios for the game – “Marathon”, “Thermophylae” and “Salamis”, are available for download. To get the English rules, click here. For the scenarios, click here.

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Sword & Sorcery – Arcane Portal: the legend continues…

By Ares Games

The epic campaign started in Sword & Sorcery — Immortal Souls continues with Arcane Portal, the long-awaited first big expansion for the game. Arcane Portal introduces new maps, treasures, monsters, Event and Emporium cards, in addition to four new adventures, significantly longer than Core Set ones, increasing the epic level of the challenges for Heroes. The players can go on or start again a new campaign …

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Hannibal & Hamilcar, Master of the Galaxy and S&S Arcane Portal to debut at Origins

By Ares Games

Hannibal & Hamilcar: Rome vs Carthage, new edition of the classic game. Ares Games will exhibit at Origins Game Fair 2018 (Hall A, booth #503, June 13-17, Columbus, OH) launching several new games. The long-awaited Hannibal & Hamilcar: Rome vs Carthage will release at the show, with the first copies for sale, while the 4X board game (eXplore, eXpand, eXploit, eXterminate) of galactic conquest Master of …

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Ares to publish a new edition of classic fantasy adventure game “City of Chaos”

By Ares Games

Ares Games announces an agreement with game designers Martyn Oliver and Colin Thornton to publish a renewed, updated edition of “City of Chaos”, a break through board game originally published in 1996 and one of the first board games to use extensive storytelling in their gameplay. The new edition is planned to release in the second half of 2019. City of Chaos: new edition planned to …

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