December 14, 2016
Gale Force 9 is giving us a first look at their upcoming Doctor Who board game, Time of the Daleks!
“All of time and space; everywhere and anywhere; every star that ever was. Where do you want to start?”
In Doctor Who: Time of the Daleks, players take on the role of the Doctor, travelling throughout time and space, finding new companions and having adventures to repair the web of time. Players do this by overcoming challenges. The Doctor can overcome most challenges he encounters, but he always needs his Companions to help give him an edge. Players must cooperate to stop the Daleks, while trying to get their TARDIS to Gallifrey first, to prevent Davros from invading the Matrix in the first place.
The Web of Time is used to monitor progress in the game, as the Doctors and Dalek progress towards Gallifrey. If the Daleks get to Gallifrey first, the Doctors Lose the game, If a Doctor gets there first, the Doctors win the game.
April 11th, 2016
Gale Force Nine has announced the summer release of Star Trek: Ascendancy, a strategy board game of exploration, expansion and conflict between the United Federation of Planets, the Klingon Empire and the Romulan Star Empire.
Star Trek: Ascendancy allows the player to control the great civilizations of the galaxy, striking out from your home worlds to expand your influence and grow your civilization. Will you journey for peace and exploration or will your travel the path of conquest and exploitation? You can command starships, establish space lanes, construct starbases and bring other systems under your banner. And with more than 200 plastic miniatures and 30 space systems representing some of the Star Trek galaxy’s most notable planets and locations, Star Trek: Ascendancy puts the fate of the galaxy in your hands.
October 17th, 2015
For over fifty years the Doctor and his companions have taken viewers on a journey into the unknown in Doctor Who. Now, Gale Force Nine is partnering with BBC Worldwide North America to bring the Time Lord’s adventures to life in a new series of hobby board games based on the legendary sci-fi television show.
“We are very excited to be able to immerse ourselves into this iconic material and make the game for a show that has shaped generations of viewers,” said John-Paul Brisigotti, CEO of the Battlefront Group. “Having a serious love of the property is how we make our games, and the Whovians in our design teams are creating something truly unique with this new series.”
“We have seen the effort and creativity that Gale Force Nine has put into its other properties. Doctor Who fans are in for a treat with this new hobby board game series,” said Soumya Sriraman, EVP Film, Home Entertainment, and Licensing for BBC Worldwide North America.
Gale Force Nine will be releasing more details about the game in the coming months. You will be able to learn more at doctorwho.gf9games.com and follow the game’s development at www.facebook.com/galeforcenine
September 11th, 2015
Looney Labs in partnership with Gale Force 9 have announced the newest, out of this world version of Fluxx .. Meet Firefly Fluxx! Shiney!
Join Mal, Wash, Zoe, Inara, Kaylee, Jayne, Simon, River, Book and more as Fluxx enters the ‘Verse at full speed. With the rules constantly changing, Firefly Fluxx is just as unpredictable as misbehaving in space!
A game of strategy, skill, and the
luck of the draw,Firefly Fluxx echoes the aesthetics of the futuristic western.
Featuring sumptuous art by Adam Levermore, Firefly Fluxx is perfect for fans and collectors of both Firefly and Fluxx!
Firefly Fluxx will be in stores in early 2016, selling at an MSRP of $20
August 25th, 2015
Great news for Family Guy fans, as well as everyone who enjoys hilarious and irreverent games.
The next release from Gale Force Nine games is a side-splitting, fast-paced word game of questional social value… not really suitable for anyone.
Stewie’s Sexy Party Card Game is coming
Spin the spinner! Earn martinis! Offend your friends and relatives!
August 3rd, 2015
Navigate the complete ‘Verse with the Firefly: The Game – The Whole Damn ‘Verse vinyl game mat now available from Gale Force 9.
Full Burn from the thriving Core Worlds of Alliance Space to the farthest reaches of Rim Space.
This comprehensive 50″ x 20″ game mat includes the planetary systems of Firefly: The Game and both its Rim Space Expansions, Blue Sun and Kalidasa
April 30th, 2015
Gale Force 9 expands their Collector’s Edition line of Dungeons & Dragons miniatures with two new kits available to pre-order from their webshop, Gar Shatterkeel & Priest (71041) and Water Myrmidon (71042)
Gar Shatterkeel & Priest (71041)
Dour and morose, Gar Shatterkeel is the water prophet of Elemental Evil, and the leader of the Crushing Wave cult. He is embittered by a life of suffering at the hands of others—pirates killed his family when he was young, he was forced into servitude aboard a merchant ship, and then another band of pirates left him to die on the open sea, where he lost his arm to a shark. Gar has come to hate all humankind, and sees the elemental power of water as the only thing of value in his life.
Contains 2 unpainted, unassembled resin figures.
Sculpted by Georgio Bassani
Water Myrmidon (71042)
Elemental myrmidons are elementals conjured and bound by magic into ritually created suits of plate armour. In this form, they possess no recollection of their former existence as free elementals. They exist only to follow the commands of their creators.
Contains 9 resin parts.
Sculpted by Charles Woods.
April 1st, 2015
Gale Force 9 has two new air-themed sets (seems appropriate) that they have released as part of their collector series of D&D miniatures. These are both limited edition sets, so if you want yours, you’d better get in on it.
Aerisi Kalinoth & Air Priest (71043)
Aerisi Kalinoth is the air prophet of the Elder Elemental Eye and leader of the Cult of the Howling Hatred. Tall and slender, with dark hair and (illusory) dark-feathered wings that gently fan the air, Aerisi Kalinoth speaks to her people in a whisper that belies her violent temper—a temper that reveals itself whenever she is denied.
Air Myrmidon (71044)
Elemental myrmidons are elementals conjured and bound by magic into ritually created suits of plate armor. In this form, they possess no recollection of their former existence as free elementals. They exist only to follow the commands of their creators.