Masters of the Night funded on Kickstarter 48 hours from the launch

By Ares Games

Masters of the Night, the solo/cooperative game by Igrology and Ares Games, hit its initial funding goal of $25,000 on January 16th, 48 hours after its launch on Kickstarter. As we write, the project has over $29,000 pledged, with more than 640 backers, with the two first stretch goals unlocked and the third goal unveiled. The campaign will run until February 5th. Graveyard district tile: the …

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Masters of the Night is now live on Kickstarter

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Masters of the Night, a new solitaire or cooperative game by Igrology and Ares Games, is launching today on Kickstarter, with an initial funding goal of $25,000. The campaign will run until February 5th, and the game is due to release in December 2020 in four languages – English, Italian, Polish and Spanish, with various publishing partners. Watch the trailer video. In Masters of the Night, …

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Masters of the Night to launch on Kickstarter with four language editions

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The new fully cooperative/solo game (1 to 5 players) Masters of the Night, developed by the Russian design studio Igrology and produced by Ares, will launch on Kickstarter on January 14th. In addition to the English edition, the game will also be crowdfunded in other three languages: Italian, in partnership with with Pendragon Game Studio, Polish, with Galakta, and Spanish, with Last Level. The partners will …

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Countdown for Masters of the Night on Kickstarter: launching on January 14th

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Masters of the Night, the new solo and cooperative vampire boardgame by Ares and Igrology, will launch on Kickstarter on January 14th. As the launch date gets closer, the game’s page is now online in the Euro and Thematic Games section of our website. Check it out for more information and images of the game! Some preview copies of Masters of the Night are in the …

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Three new releases to hit US stores from January 3rd

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WW2 Quartermaster General Second Edition, a fast–paced game putting you in command of the major powers of the Second World War, is now shipping to distributors and will be available in US stores on January 3rd. Two additional releases set to arrive on shelves at same time are: Days of the Siege, the second expansion for This War of Mine: The Board Game, and the Battlestar …

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Battlestar Galactica – Starship Battles: “Looking for Water” Scenario available for download

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This PDF file includes a Battlestar Galactica – Starship Battles scenario, designed to introduce the new rules on Orbiting planetoid to the players. The complete rule will be oficially presented in the next rules set. Battlestar Galactica – Looking for Water (Scenario) (3 downloads)

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Masters of the Night: the teaser trailer is now online!

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As you wake up from the rattling sounds of a train, you realise that you will soon arrive to a new place, destined to become either a new haven or a final grave for your family… Masters of the Night, a new solo/cooperative game where players are members of a Vampire family, just arrived after a long journey in a new, unfamiliar city and challenged to …

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Ares to launch Masters of the Night project on Kickstarter in January 2020

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Ares Games announces a new crowdfunding campaign to fund the fully cooperative/solo game (1 to 5 players) Masters of the Night, in partnership with Igrology – the Russian design studio of the 4X board game Master of the Galaxy and the card game Nightmarium. The project will launch on Kickstarter on January 14th, 2020, ending on January, 30th. Masters of the Night: solo and cooperative game. …

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PAX-Unplugged: Last clash of Battlestar Galactica “33” Campaign, new games and previews

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Ares Games will be at PAX Unplugged (December 6-8, Philadephia, PA) presenting three new games – the atypical dungeon crawler Dungeonology: The Expedition, the Victorian board game Nanty Narking, and the historical card-driven game WW2 Quartermaster General 2nd Edition. Ares will also host the final battle of the Battlestar Galactica Starship Battles – the “33“ Campaign”, on Saturday morning, with the booth #3437 turning into a …

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Ares to distribute the English edition of Hexy Studio’s games

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Ares Games and Polish Hexy Studio announce a partnership to distribute the English edition of Hexy Studio’s games in the United States and non-European countries. The first games to launch will be the tactical adventure game Hard City and game of pretense and deceit Slyville, due to release in retail in Spring 2020 (after the fulfillment of Hard City’s Kickstarter rewards). Hard City: a “1 vs …

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Nanty Narking starts to hit the US stores on November 29th

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The board game of of wit and podsnappery Nanty Narking, by Martin Wallace, starts to hit the shelves in US stores on November 29th. Based on Wallace’s acclaimed previous design “Discworld: Ankh-Morpork,” Nanty Narking is immersed deeply in the world of Dickens’s and Doyle’s literature. Published by PHALANX, the English edition of the game is distributed in the United States and non-European countries by Ares Games. …

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PHALANX: Freedom!

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Freedom!, a siege game for two players. The PHALANX Games section is now updated with information and images of two new games coming in Spring 2020: Freedom! and its Solo Mode Expansion, and Europe Divided. These games were funded on Kickstarter in the first half of 2019 and they will arrive at retail by April 2020, after the fulfillment to the KS backers has been completed. …

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