Tabletop Gaming news 13/05/2013: Immortal Cultists, Juggernauts and Star Wars

Hello everyone. I have a packed edition for you today!

Theres a lot happening at the moment in the wargaming world, as evidenced by the amount of news I have today! I keep the kickstarter news out of the regular news, so if you want the latest on that read here.

On we go!


Forge World have a new model for all you goblin lovers out there called the Night Goblin Squig Gobba. The model is up for pre-order and will be released on the 31st of May. You can read the experimental rules for the model here.

http://www.forgeworld.co.uk/New_Stuff/NIGHT_GOBLIN_SQUIG_GOBBA.html



Wave 3 of the Fantasy Flight Games X-wing Tabletop game has been revealed. Models include the B-Wing, Lambda-Class Shuttle, TIE Bomber and HWK-290, which may be familiar to fans of the Jedi Knight series of games.

Source: Bell of Lost Souls Blog

Legionnaire Games have put up a suppliment for their game The Prometheus Incident called Close Quarters: Infestation. From their release info

Close Quarters: Infestation allows players to re-create the overrun of the Earth Protectorate research outpost Contego by a previously unknown alien race, the Llysa’ath. This Close Quarters module includes:

New terrain rules, including outdoor terrain such as trees, depressions, bushes, and low walls;
Rules for operating the Llysa’ath, a reptilian peoples with four distinct classes of troopers;
A section on Night Fighting, plus new equipment specifically for use in dark environments;
5 new scenarios depicting the action in and around Contego Base, some of which occur across multi-level scenario maps;
15 pages of new room and corridor tiles rendered at 300dpi, including bonus tiles not used in the enclosed scenarios, and new counters and markers for the Llysa’ath;
Guidelines for converting Close Quarters into a 15mm- or 28mm-based tabletop miniatures game, including tabletop measuring templates and a point-based troop builder to help balance your miniatures-based scenarios.

http://www.wargamevault.com/product/114333/Close-Quarters%3A-Infestation


Clockwork Goblin Minatures have put up a CAD models of a Cultist of the Old Ones for the Achtung!Cthulhu game.

Talking of hoary old cultists,Knight Models have put up a very impressive green of their work in progress Ra’s a Ghul model on their facebook page.

Assault Publishing have are allowing pre-orders for their new game PMC 2640. I managed to get an interview with the owner Marcin about the game and hes got another interview over on the Dropship Horizon Blog.

http://assaultpublishing.com/?p=975


Warlord Games have released Armies of the Soviet Union, a Bolt Action supplement focusing on, well the Soviet Union. They also have some models of the Type 95 Ha-Go and the Type 94 tankette for you to pick up if it tickles your fancy. Both are available from their webstore.


Produs Games have their latest pre-orders up, Captain Thomas and Bauhaus Juggernauts.

http://warzonegame.com/

Thats it everyone. Come back on Friday for our Kickstarter edition!

As always, if you have any tips of news you want featured, email me at blackcherry_359@hotmail.com or let me know on Twitter @Nerditis.

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