Critical Mass, formerly called Starborne, is a fast-paced, fighting-strategy mech combat game designed by Kevin Chang. The two-player game has players choose their Mech and outfit it with weaponry, and then attempt to outgun, outmaneuver, and outplay their opponent. The game will be part of the Dice Towers Essentials line. MSRP is $29.99. Release is planned for August.
Vikings Clash in 'Spoils of War'”). Arcane Wonders is offering a free gold cup case-topper to retailers who preorder six copies of the game. MSRP is $39.99. Release is planned for June.
Sheriff of Nottingham: Merry Men Expansion was announced for the popular Dice Tower Essentials line game (see “'Sheriff of Nottingham' Game”). Although details were scarce, and art has not been finalized, the expansion is designed by Sergio Halaban (one of the game’s co-designers) and is planned for an August release.
Arcane Wonders has hired Dawn Studebaker as a Retail Consultant to facilitate brand education and outreach for retail partners, as well as help with distribution issues. Studebaker is the co-owner of The Game Annex in Fort Wayne, Indiana.
Arcane Wonders will be releasing its first Retail Support Kit for multiple titles in May (see “Arcane Wonders Releasing Retail Support Kit For Multiple Titles”).