For 'X-Wing' in Q1
Posted by Adrian Sullivan on January 10, 2017 @ 2:59 pm CT
The new expansion features the C_ROC Cruiser, a vessel that has long been popular on Outer Rim denizens engaged in the underhanded work of smuggling and crime. With four shield and ten hull, it is a massive tank for Scum fleets, at only 35 squad points.
Star Wars has been particularly hot lately, with Rogue One continuing to be a box office smash (see "'Rogue One' & 'Hidden Figures' in Box Office Dead Heat"). Ships from the popular movie were announced for the game late last year (see "'Rogue One' Ships Invade 'Star Wars: X-Wing'").
Despite Increased Game, Merch Sales
January 17, 2017
Two chains trying to pivot out of the packaged media business reported holiday sales down sharply from the previous year despite increased sales in their merch categories, including tabletop games.