Welcome to SCIU #57, for the week of November 10th.
This week the following new titles were announced:
Dragon’s Gold – Bruno Faidutti’s 2001 card game is finally being released in the USA by IDW Games. Surprisingly the hard part is not slaying the dragons, your team of dragon hunters are great at that, but deciding how to split the loot afterward. Players will need to decide within 60 seconds how to split the gold and magical objects.
Marvel HeroClix: Avengers Assemble – WizKids is staying on top of the Avenger hype by releasing Marvel HeroClix: Avengers Assemble in Q2 2015. It’s feature 71 characters from the current members of the Avengers as well as classic villains.
Star Munchkin Deluxe – For those of you who loved the Munchkin Deluxe box set, you can soon own the Deluxe version of Star Munchkin too. The box includes 168 cards, a unique six-sided die, a rule sheet, a board, and standees.
Legendary: Villains – Fear Itself – Upper Deck has announced the first expansion for it’s core box reboot Legendary: Villains. It includes 100 new cards, which feature six new Allies (Kuurth, Nul, Skirn, Nerkkod, Greithoth, Skadi), eight new “The Mighty” Adversary group (Spider-Man, Black Widow, Iron Fist, Wolverine, Ms. Marvel, Hawkeye, Red She-Hulk, Doctor Strange), and a new Commander (Uru Enchanted Iron Man).
In other news:
It’s been almost 9 months since the end of season 2, but TableTop season 3 is returning to Geek & Sundry on November 13th. Take a look at this list of games which will be played by Will Wheaton and friends.
The second trailer for Avengers 2: Age of Ultron has been released. It gives us an extended look at the Hulk buster scene, Hawkeye, Quicksilver, Scarlet Witch and more dialog by Ultron.