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Games Workshop sponsor the UK Games Expo 1st – 3rd June 2018

 

Big news today! Games Workshop are sponsoring the UK Games Expo 2018 taking place the 1st to the 3rd June 2018!

The UK Games Expo has been the biggest gaming event in the UK for a long time, covering board Games, card games, wargaming, role-playing and much more! Games Workshop had a large presence there last Year, but are taking it a step further by sponsoring it for 2018!

Read on for more details and our coverage from last year!

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WizKids and Games Workshop partnership – new version of Fury of Dracula on the way!

Interesting news – looks like Games Workshop have a new partner for board games after parting ways with Fantasy Flight!

WizKids Announces New Partnership with Games Workshop

Reveals Plans to Release New Games set in the Critically Acclaimed Warhammer 40,000™ Universe

October 19, 2017 – Hillside, NJ – WizKids, the leader in high-quality pre-painted miniatures and established board games, today revealed a multi-year partnership with acclaimed fantasy miniatures company, Games Workshop. The new partnership will extend the Warhammer 40,000 universe IP across multiple categories, including, Dice Building Games™, board games and more!

“We’re thrilled to be working with Games Workshop and the Warhammer 40,000 license,” said Justin Ziran, president of WizKids. “This beloved franchise is known the world over and our partnership will allow us to create amazing products and experiences for fans everywhere.”

The multi-year deal will span numerous categories and include the most iconic Warhammer 40,000 characters and more. WizKids will create two new board games, along with dice games based in the Warhammer 40,000 universe, with additional plans to republish classic board games Fury of Dracula and Relic.

WizKids will begin rolling out the new product lines in mid 2018.

For more information on WizKids, visit: www.wizkids.com.

 

Shadespire Release date!

Games Workshop have revealed that their new competitive miniatures game Shadespire is up for preorder on the 14th October and out the following weekend on the 21st October!

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On that day you will be able to get hold of the Shadespire Boxed game (£40) containing the Stormcast and Khorne forces, the baords and all the cards you need to get started playing!

These will be followed by yet more pre order goodies on the 28th (released the 4th of November) – two brand new expansion boxes for the game, one for the The Sepulchral Guard and the other for Ironskull’s Boyz. Each expansion contains the miniatures needed to play that faction, unique cards for them and also cards that can be used by any force in the game!

 

Shadespire looks to be an interesting blend of a miniatures game and a card game, and by all accounts from those that have played it the game is excellent!

We will have our review and thoughts on this brand new game when it is released on the 21st!