CMON UPDATES, EXPANDS RELEASE INFO FOR 'BLUE MOON CITY,' 'NARCOS,' 'THE GRIZZLED ARMISTICE,' 'VICTORIAN MASTERMINDS,' 'RAILROAD INK'
And Adds a Game Night Kit
Posted by Nicole Bunge on July 5, 2018 @ 3:23 am CT
Arcadia Quest: Riders is an expansion for the miniatures-based board game Arcadia Quest releasing on July 27 (see "CMON Mounts Up for New 'Arcadia Quest' Expansion"). The expansion includes new heroes and villains, new campaign quests, and six Mount figures big enough for heroes to ride. MSRP is $64.99.
To welcome the new game in style, CMON is offering a Game Night Kit which includes exclusive mounts (a buffalo and a tiger), as well as pearlescent dice (black for attack, white for defense). The kit includes a promotional poster, a sticker, a welcome letter, 18 pearlescent black attack dice, 18 pearlescent white defense dice, 3 buffalo mounts and 3 tiger mounts.
Fantasy Flight's 2006 Board Game Schedule"), players are trying to restore the buildings of the ancient capital in hopes of becoming the next leader. The game includes 4 miniatures, 40 player markers, 1 obelisk, 54 tokens, 21 tiles, 80 cards, and a rulebook. The game is for 2 – 4 players, ages 14 and up, and plays in 30 -50 minutes. MSRP is $39.99. Release is planned for October 26.
Narcos: The Board Game, based on the Netflix story about the rise of drug lords and the international drug business, was announced in May (see "Netflix Series 'Narcos' Adapted as Board Game"). The box includes a game board, 1 hiding pad, 1 action board, 1 patrón dashboard, 19 miniatures, 7 counter-bases, 71 cards, 15 coca cubes, 15 hideout markers, 75 tokens, and a rulebook. MSRP is $54.99. Release is planned for October 26.
CMON Acquires 'The Grizzled'"). The new edition has players facing the trials and tribulations of WWI, working cooperatively from Boot Camp through nine Missions, with each action affecting everything that happens next. This edition includes miniatures, recruit cards to help the players, and an ability to save the game between chapters. MSRP is $49.99. Release is planned for November 23.
Victorian Masterminds was announced late last year (see "Antoine Bauza and Eric M. Lang's 'Victorian Masterminds'"). Players are evil masterminds building doomsday devices to take over the world in the absence of Sherlock Holmes. MSRP is $49.99 and release is set for November 23.
CMON already has announced several releases for summer (see "'Gizmos,' 'Sugar Blast,' and More 'Zombicide: Green Horde' Expansions"); plus more miniatures for the popular A Song of Ice & Fire: The Miniatures Game (see "Free Folk, Giants Invade 'A Song of Ice & Fire'").
GN Sequel Set 20 Years After 1960s Cult Classic
July 21, 2018
San Diego Comic-Con News: Titan Publishing has announced that it will be publishing a new edition of Dean Motter and Mark Asquith’s 1988 graphic novel collection, The Prisoner: Shattered Visage , last published by DC in 2000.
Female Creators & Kids Comics Honored
July 21, 2018
Two trends that have been growing steadily during this new century, the strong steady growth in comics for young readers, and the increasing importance of female creators, were on full display at the 2018 Will Eisner Comic Industry Awards Ceremony.