The release of a new Marvel tabletop game has been announced.
Marvel fans have a lot of wonderful tabletop games to pick from, and that list is about to get a little longer. Roxley Games’ popular Dice Throne franchise is partnering up with Marvel for a whole new edition of their hit game, and Marvel Dice Throne will be available on Kickstarter on October 25th. No other details about the Kickstarter or the new Marvel version of Dice Throne have been revealed yet, but as we get closer to the big launch, we’ll hopefully learn more about which heroes will be included in the core game, any updated mechanics, and which heroes or villains will be used as stretch goals in the campaign. In the meantime, take a look at the teaser video embedded below.
For those unfamiliar with Dice Throne, it lives up to its name in that you have five unique dice to roll, and those rolls allow you to strike your adversaries and activate your character’s unique abilities on every given turn.
Something HUGE is about to happen… pic.twitter.com/yeKymz8L1o You can choose from a variety of characters, like Treants, Moon Elves, Gunslingers, and Vampire Lords, and you can now include Marvel heroes and villains in the mix. Captain America, Spider-Man, Black Widow, and Thor are almost certainly in the mix, but we’re hoping to see characters like Captain Marvel, Wolverine, Scarlet Witch, Moon Girl & Devil Dinosaur, and other unique characters make their first appearances as well.
The official Dice Throne description can be found below.
“A fast-paced, adrenaline-pumping game of adept card and die manipulation. The game is played in rounds, with each round requiring you to roll your hero’s dice up to three times. To attack your opponent, you’ll utilize a combination of dice symbols or numbers to trigger your hero’s abilities (s).
Dice Throne is a dice-based strategy game with tactical card play, powerful heroes, and one-of-a-kind abilities.
It’s a fast-paced battle game for 2 to 6 players (1v1, 2v2, 3v3, 2v2v2, or free-for-all). Choose from a selection of heroes, each of whom plays and feels uniquely different. By rolling your hero’s unique set of five dice, you can attack opponents and activate powers. Accumulate combat points and spend them on cards with a variety of effects, such as permanent hero upgrades, status effects, and so on. Summary of Entertainment News from Brinkwire.