WizKids


"Blade Runner 2049: Nexus Protocol" Coming Soon

"Blade Runner 2049: Nexus Protocol" Coming Soon

WizKids is coming out with a new game based on the Blade Runner franchise![caption id="attachment_1163388" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Source: WizKids[/caption]Called Blade Runner 2049: Nexus Protocol, the game is a game of evidence, deduction, and investigation Three-to-six players take the role of blade runners, sent to hunt down a rogue Replicant who is in hiding[...]

WizKids Set to Drop Village People Miniatures in June

WizKids Set to Drop Village People Miniatures in June

They act as an immersive element for the setting that the game master has created, and having the right miniatures for that setting can go a long way towards pulling the players into the game.So, what do you do when you need the population of a small village, right now?WizKids is coming to the rescue[...]

Wizkids Announces New Pre-Painted Terrain System

Wizkids Announces New Pre-Painted Terrain System

Wizkids, one of the biggest movers and shakers in the table top gaming market has just announced something that could be another huge game changer from the company I'll have more on that after this here press release:...... WizKids Announces New Line of RPG Miniatures for Player EnvironmentsStorytelling is Getting an Upgrade with All-New WarLock™ Dungeon[...]

WizKids Announces Release of 'Europa Base Alpha' Game

I don't have much more than the press release on this, but WizKids just sent out some details on their upcoming board game, Europa Base Alpha:[caption id="attachment_1004022" align="aligncenter" width="600"] //Credit: WizKids[/caption]There is no Cold War that is more chilling or isolated than on the untouched surface of Jupiter’s moon, Europa[...]

Renegade Game Studios and WizKids to Partner on Wardlings Story

Some cool news from Renegade Game Studios and WizKids this week as the two companies will partner to create a Wardlings story campaign If you're not familiar with Wardlings, these are pre-painted figures designed by industry veteran Elisa Teague that come with animals designed to work with D&D's 5th Edition, but could also be used[...]

Review: Wizkids' D&D Icons of the Realms Ravnica Figures

A few weeks ago we received a large box of figures from WizKids related to D&D, chief among them was a case of Icons of the Realm figures for Guildmasters' Guide to Ravnica If you're not familiar with these, it's essentially a blind box of figures related to a specific book or series, as you[...]

Hasbro and Wizkids Announce Enhanced Licensing Deal

File this under '80's Kids Are Going to Lose Their Minds: WizKids, the industry leader in high quality pre-painted & unpainted miniatures and established board games, announced a new licensing partnership with Hasbro today with the addition of beloved properties G.I Joe, My Little Pony and Transformers to WizKids’ extensive line of miniatures.Fans can expect to see their favorite characters first[...]

PAX Unplugged: Curation and Podcasts' Effects on the Tabletop Industry

This year's panel included Renegade Game Studios' Scott Gaeta, CEO of Wizkids Justin Ziran, Alliance Game Distributors' Vice President Mike Web, Millennium Games' Owner Travis Severence, and Mandi Hutchinson of The Dice Tower.According to the PAX site, this year's talk focused on the following themes:Was 2018 the best year ever for tabletop games? What types of games stood[...]

WizKids Unpainted Sets Review June 2018-15

Exploring Painting Options with a Few WizKids Figure Sets

When we talked about WizKids sending us a bunch of different sets to play with and paint up, we could not imagine the amount we would receive The company was super gracious to send us several sets, which we'll show you below as we go over how all of them look and play out.The sets[...]

Pre-Painted Companion Fun as We Review WizKids' Wardlings

When WizKids recently sent us a series of figures to review, we were pretty stoked to find the complete set of Wardlings in the mix If you haven't seen these figures, they're worth paying attention to for a couple of reasons beyond being pre-painted As we review them, we're going to take a look at[...]

This Board Needs Decoration: We Review Wizkids' Pools & Pillars Set

So for those who have a budget, there are options to make your game pop, and Wizkids is pretty awesome and making some things come to life Today we're going to review one of their Deep Cuts Miniatures sets as we explore their Pillars & Pools set that they sent us.The whole contents of this[...]

More Ways To Die Horribly with Wizkids D&D Icons of The Realms Figures

The cool people over at Wizkids have been producing various figures for multiple role-playing games over the years and we've really come to respect the designs they're able to crank out for games like Dungeons & Dragons and Pathfinder Recently, the company sent us a big 'ol box of fun with several different figures and series[...]

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Enter HeroClix Fray

By Christopher HeltonAt the opening of the Origins Game Fair in Columbus, Ohio today WizKids (makers of the popular HeroClix games) announced a partnership with Nickelodeon to produce games based on the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Games will include HeroClix and DiceMaster games based on the TMNT properties.According to the information released, the games will cover "all iterations of the comics from classic[...]


The 2014 Origins Award Winners For Tabletop Gaming – With A Few Surprises

Andrew Jr., Michael WichBest Role Playing SupplementNight’s Watch – Green Ronin Publishing, designed by: Joseph Carriker, Lee Hammock, Brett Rebischke-Smith, Ian Ireland, Michelle Lyons, John HayFan Favorite: DC Adventures Universe – Green Ronin Publishing, designed by: Darren Bulmer, Seth Johnson, Steve Kenson, Jon Leitheusser, John Polojac, Aaron SullivanBest Board GameTrains- Alderac Entertainment Group, designed by:[...]