Tripods & Triplanes KS enters in its second week over 160% funded

By Ares Games

The Tripods & Triplanes, The War of the Worlds in Wings of Glory crowdfunding campaign entered in its second week with more than 500 backers and $50,000 pledge. After the achievement of the initial funding goal of $20,000 in 29 hours, the project had three stretech goal unlocked, with important additions to the gameplay – solo rules and compatibility with WW2. The campaign will run until …

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Wanted: Rich or Dead – Designer’s Diary

By Ares Games

Wanted: Rich or Dead: a fast-paced game set in the Wild West. Wanted: Rich or Dead, a fast-paced and addictive game published by Galakta and distributed by Ares Games in North America, is due to release in early 2018. In October, the author of the game, Dariusz Kułak, posted its Design Diary on BoardGameGeek, and we are now sharing it here: “Hello! My name is Dariusz …

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Tripods & Triplanes KS funded in 29 hours; new Stretch Goals revealed

By Ares Games

The Kickstarter project to fund the release of Wings of Glory – Tripods & Triplanes, reached its initial goal of $30,000 in 29 hours and now flies toward its first stretch goal: $40,000 to unlock a gaming mat. Other two goals were revealed as the funding goal was achieved. The campaign will run until December 20th, and as we write, the project reached over $36,000 pledged …

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Tripods & Triplanes now live on Kickstarter!

By Ares Games

Ares Games launches today, at 03:00 PM EST (01:00 PM UTC/GMT), a new Kickstarter project to fund the release of Wings of Glory – Tripods & Triplanes, a new “weird war” setting for Wings of Glory, the best-selling aerial combat tabletop game, with an initial goal of $30,000. The campaign will run until December 21st. Wings of Glory is an airplane miniature game that recreates aerial …

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Galaxy Defenders: Rulebook and Storybook updated

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The Galaxy Defenders Rulebook and Storybook have been updated with the new 1.5 Optional rules. The new enhancements will make the game experience faster and more dynamic, and with the possibility to turn off the Player Elimination System. The revised chapters in these updates files are the following: Rulebook Galaxy Defenders (English Rulebook v.1.5) Page 12, 6.2.1 Page 12, 6.2.2 Page 16 Page 21, 7.5.3 Page …

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Countdown started to the launch of Tripods & Triplanes on Kickstarter

By Ares Games

The countdown for Tripods & Triplanes has started: the Kickstarter project to fund the new “weird war” setting for Wing of Glory will launch one week from today, on November 28th, at 03:00 PM CET (02:00 PM UTC/GMT). The campaign will run until December 21st, 10:00 PM CET (9:00 PM UTC/GMT). The new stand-alone game, fully compatible with WW1 Wings of Glory, will merge the Martian …

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Return to Camp Apache: Last Friday expansion starts to hit US stores

By Ares Games

Ten years after the tragic Camp Apache massacre narrated in Last Friday, someone or something seems to have awakened in the village of Spring Forest, close to Camp Apache… something the villagers have tried to forget for years: a Demon, able to live in the dreams and twist them into nightmares. It’s time to face the horror again with Return to Camp Apache, the first expansion …

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Tripods & Triplanes to launch on Kickstarter on November 28th

By Ares Games

Ares Games announces a new crowdfunding campaign to release a new SF “spin-off” of Wings of Glory: Tripods & Triplanes will bring the Martian invasion described by H.G. Wells in his novel ‘The War of the Worlds’ to the Wings of Glory game, merging it with the historical background of the Great War. The project will launch on Kickstarter on November 28th at 03:00 PM CET …

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Sails of Glory: grow your fleet with Series 4 Ship Packs

By Ares Games

The ex-merchant ship Bonhomme Richard, coming in the new series of Ship Packs. The fourth wave of Sails of Glory Ship Packs is now arriving in stores, with the 34-guns Mahonesa Class Frigates and the 64-guns Third Rate Ships-of-the-Line released in October, and the 80-guns Bucentaure / Tonnant Class Ships-of-the-Line and the East Indiamen Ex-Merchant Ships in distribution starting from November 17th. The new ships swell …

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Visit Ares Games at BGG.

By Ares Games

Hunt for the Ring: “prequel” to War of the Ring. Ares Games will attend this week two events in the USA: BGG.CON (November 15th-19th, Dallas-TX) and PAX Unplugged 2017, (November 17th-19th, Philadelphia-PA), introducing for the first time to the public several new games, including the hidden movement, deduction and adventure game Hunt for the Ring, “prequel” to War of the Ring, and the race and betting …

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PHALANX Games: new section is now online

By Ares Games

The English edition of the games published by the Polish company PHALANX Games are going to be distributed by Ares Games in North America and other parts of the world, excluding Europe. To present these games, our website is now updated with a new section dedicated to the PHALANX Games line. The first games by Phalanx that Ares will bring to customers, in January 2018, will …

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Sails of Glory: Point Values file updated with 4th wave ships

By Ares Games

The Sails of Glory Point System, used to create balanced scenarios and in tournament play, was updated to include the Series 4 Ship Packs. The new series presents 34-guns Mahonesa Class Frigates, 64-guns Ardent / Intrepid / Inflexible Ships-of-the-Line, 80-guns Bucentaure/Tonnant Ships-of-the-Line and Bonhomme Richard / Ex-East Indiamen ships. To see and download the updated file, click here.

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