The Op Games unveiled Talisman: Harry Potter Edition
, a new version of Games Workshop's Talisman
board game, for release on September 28, 2021.
In Talisman: Harry Potter Edition, players assume the daring roles of members of either the Order of the Phoenix or Death Eaters. The goal of the game is to race around Hogwarts and in an effort to gain access to Lord Voldemort. Players can equip themselves with Objects, Spells, and Followers to add skills or use as protection. The game ends if one of the players can present Voldemort with one of the Deathly Hallows as a dutiful Death Eater or use it to destroy their evil leader.
The game box comes with a custom illustrated game board, 8 Character cards, a Lord Voldemort card, 9 custom sculpted character figures (Harry Potter, Minerva McGonagall, Rubeus Hagrid, Albus Dumbledore, Draco Malfoy, Lucius Malfoy, Bellatrix LeStrange, and Peter Pettigrew), a custom sculpted Lord Voldemort figure, 100 Encounter cards, 21 Purchase cards, 24 Spell cards, 3 Hallows cards, 2 Ferret cards, 4 six-sided dice, 6 stat boards with dials, 20 Galleon tokens, 36 Fate tokens, an Advantage token, and rules. This game is for two to six players, ages 11 and up, and plays in 90 minutes. It will retail for $59.99
Arcane Tinmen recently released Harry Potter licensed card accessories (see "'Harry Potter' Licensed Card Accessories").