Sci-Fi related Board and Card games

Sci-fi releated board and card games, such as Core Worlds, Terraforming Mars, Race for the Galaxy, and Eclipse. Obviously also expansions.

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On Mars by Vital Lacerda

On Mars by Vital Lacerda

The Portuguese designer Vital Lacerda, known for titles such as Vinhos, Lisboa, and CO₂, is working on a game named On Mars.

Like the name suggests, the game is set on Mars, and the players take the roles as chief austronats working for private space exploration companies. They are to develop the biggest, most advanced colony on mars scoring points for different mission goals and hidden corporate agendas.
Mining, building, exploring, upgrading buildings, recruiting and managing settlers are their tasks, aswell as getting power to the colonies.
In the end, the colony should be self-sufficient.

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Underwater Cities

Underwater Cities

Rio Grande games has announced that Underwater Cities is hitting the stores in US this spring. This version has upgraded components such as thicker boards. The game, which was released in 2018, has been designed by the Czech designer Vladimír Suchýwhich (Pulsar 2849 and Last Will), has reached a high ranking on BGG, and looks very solid.

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Roll for the Galaxy: Rivalry

Roll for the Galaxy: Rivalry

The highly anticipated second expansion for Roll for the Galaxy is being released some time in February/Mars 2019.

MSRP $80, which is 20$ more than the base game, so there should be plenty components.

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Terraforming Mars rumours

Terraforming Mars rumours

Huge news for you TM fans! Terraforming Mars: Turmoil, the 5th expansion for Terraforming Mars is underway, and Terraforming Mars Legacy, like the title suggests, a standalone "Legacy" style of game set in the same universe is being designed in this very moment!

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Core Worlds: Empires

Core Worlds: Empires

According to Stronghold Games, a standalone board game set in the Core Worlds universe is under development by designer Andrew Parks and his Quixotic Games development team.
No exact release day has been announced but we are guessing some time after the summer 2019.

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Marvel Legendary: Venom coming in February 2019

Marvel Legendary: Venom coming in February 2019

What is so far is known this:

  • NOT related to the recent Venom movie. (You know the sucky one with Tom Hardy)
  • Small expansion with 100 cards.
  • 5 new heroes, Carnage and Venom comfirmed so far.
  • 2 mastermind, one of them a Thanos version.
  • 2 new villian groups
  • 4 new schemes
  • Return of the Excessive Violence keyword, and some brand new mechanics.
Update 2018-12-11: NEW Information avaible, click below!

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Terraforming Mars Colonies

Terraforming Mars Colonies

Just in case you have missed it, another expansion for the excellent board game Terraforming Mars, is out now in a store near you. Go pick it up already.

Below there is more information, and also a tutorial video.

 

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