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Nickelodeon’s Splat Attack! Is LIVE On Kickstarter!

Nickelodeon’s Splat Attack! is a fast and frantic food fighting board game for 2 to 4 players, designed by Jonathan Ying and art by Troy Little. Featuring characters from SpongeBob SquarepantsInvader ZimHey Arnold!, and Rugrats! is LIVE on Kickstarter now!

In Splat Attack, players will take control of a team of 4 characters, grab a hand of food cards, and load up their team with Cool Points. Cool Points range in value from 0 to 3 points, and can be stolen from your characters when they get hit with food! However, additional Cool Points can be collected by reaching key locations on the game board.

When hit with food, splat tokens must be placed on the defending character. Placing these tokens strategically will be key to your success, as your character’s grid space is limited. Once a character’s grid is fill, the character is splatted and out of the game.

Players that are able to get the last hit in and splat a character, earn a golden Cool Point. Once the last golden Cool Point is taken, the game ends, and all players add up their Cool Points to determine a winner.

Every Pledge in this campaign includes the Reptar Rampage Expansion and the classic cartoon Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles!

Be a part of the Kickstarter and become King of the food-court and lunch your way into battle with Nickelodeon’s Splat Attack! 

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Nickelodeon’s Splat Attack! Kickstarter Launching May 16th!

We are excited to announce the Kickstarter campaign for Nickelodeon’s Splat Attack! Featuring Rugrats, Invader Zim, SpongeBob SquarePants and Hey Arnold!, in an all-out food fight for control of the food court! Coming to Kickstarter on May 16th, this campaign brings your favorite Nickelodeon cartoon characters to the tabletop!

Nickelodeon’s Splat Attack! is a 2-4 player game which puts players in control of teams from different brands as they fling food, fight for control of areas, use special abilities to come out the cleanest and avoid getting knocked out! The base game includes 16 highly detailed miniatures of your favorite characters and a whole plate filled with game components and card board elements. Designed by Jonathan Ying (Doom and Imperial Assault) this game is made for miniature games fans and new gamers. SpongeBob and Patrick taking on Tommy and Angelica for control of the food court is what this game is all about!

 

What characters do you want to see in this epic food-fight miniatures game?

Nickelodeon’s Splat Attack! will be coming to Kickstarter May 16th followed by a retail release in September 2018.

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Tabletop Spotlight: Galaxy Hunters

Galaxy Hunters is a highly thematic, euro-style board game for 2 to 4 players. Blending tried-and-true euro gameplay with massive miniatures, incredible art, and character upgrades often found in dungeon crawlers, Galaxy Hunters is a unique board game experience that gives players multiple impactful choices each turn, as well as a sense progression that develops over the course of the entire game.

Players will need to upgrade their mechs with more armor, new weapons, and ammo and energy pods in order to defeat the constant barrage of the deadly mutated monstrosities spawning from the heart of the devastated planet Ulaan!

Players earn victory points by earning skills for their pilots, upgrading their mechs, perfecting their mechs’ build outs, completing missions, and earning reputation with the galaxy’s different factions. While there are many options, there is no single correct path to victory in Galaxy Hunters. Players are encouraged to develop their own style of play in order to generate more victory points than their opponents. The player with the most points at the end of the game wins!

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Galaxy Hunters Kickstarter Launching March 28th

Galaxy Hunters, a game of giant robots and massive monsters. This sci-fi worker placement game puts players in the role of mercenaries hired by Megacorps to hunt and harvest rampant mutations. Featuring an inventive pilot and mech combination system that unlocks new abilities and powers, Galaxy Hunters is a blend of crafting a unique character with the strategy of euro-game style worker placement.

Designed by Daniel AlvesGalaxy Hunters lets 2-4 players dive deep into piloting their mech to fight against giant monsters and harvest the beasts for resources and money. Players upgrade their mechs with new weapons and items, giving them the ability to personalize their mech’s combat style while facing increasingly difficult monster mutations. It will take the galaxy’s best weapons, armor and wits in order to become the most renowned Galaxy Hunter. The game includes 4 Mega Mech figures, 14 ship miniatures, 4 player boards and a whole galaxy of cardboard tiles and game elements.

Galaxy Hunters Kickstarter is launching on March 28th, and will be available in stores in August 2018.

 

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We’ve Funded! Thank You For All The Support!

Hey Turtles Fans!

Thank you for all the support! We’ve only been live a few hours and already hit our funding goal! We are looking forward to an awesome campaign. Be sure to follow along as we share new reveals, cards, characters and more each weekday. Thank you and spread the word about Munchkin TMNT! Lets get that slice of pizza!

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Munchkin Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles LIVE on Kickstarter!

Munchkin: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles puts you right into the roles of the Turtles to team up and fight evil! This game takes the butt-kicking, backflipping ninja stylings of the TMNT and combines it with the dungeon-exploring, loot-hoarding gameplay of Munchkin! Play as LeonardoDonatelloMichelangelo, and Raphael along with April O’Neil and Casey Jones to take on ShredderKrang and even more as you race to level 10!

Adopt special fighting styles and learn powerful Katas as you gain Levels and collect gear. The monsters of Munchkin have never been tougher, so now more than ever it’s important to team up with other players to unleash powerful abilities against your foes. Don’t want to let your friends get ahead? Team up with one of over a dozen different classic allies — from Master Splinter to Sally Pride!

Based on the multi-generation inspiring Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles comics and the original Munchkin game by Steve Jackson GamesMunchkin: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles was developed by Jon Cohn with art by legendary artist and TMNT creator Kevin Eastman.

This 168 card standalone game is for 3-6 players, ages 10 and up. It takes around 1-2 hours to play.

Munchkin: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles from IDW Games, Steve Jackson Games and Nickelodeon is available on Kickstarter Now!

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IDW Games and Taberna Jogos Announces Galaxy Hunters

San Diego, CA (February 15th) IDW Games and Taberna Jogos announces Galaxy Hunters, a game of giant robots and massive monsters. This sci-fi worker placement game puts players in the role of mercenaries hired by Megacorps to hunt and harvest rampant mutations. Featuring an inventive pilot and mech combination system that unlocks new abilities and powers, Galaxy Hunters is a blend of crafting a unique character with the strategy of euro-game style worker placement.

Designed by Daniel Alves, Galaxy Hunters lets 2-4 players dive deep into piloting their mech to fight against giant monsters and harvest the beasts for resources and money. Players upgrade their mechs with new weapons and items, giving them the ability to personalize their mech’s combat style while facing increasingly difficult monster mutations. It will take the galaxy’s best weapons, armor and wits in order to become the most renowned Galaxy Hunter. The game includes 4 Mega Mech figures, 14 ship miniatures, 4 player boards and a whole galaxy of cardboard tiles and game elements.

Mega Minis in Galaxy Hunters stand approximately 50mm tall

Jerry Bennington, VP of Product Development said “We are excited to be working with Daniel, who is well known and respected game designer in Brazil, and look forward to bringing his game to the states. The art is outstanding and the miniatures are fantastic. We can’t wait to see people playing this massive game.”

Galaxy Hunters is coming to Kickstarter on March 28th, and will be available in stores in August 2018.

About IDW:

IDW Media Holdings, Inc. (OCTQX: IDWM) is a fully integrated media company, which includes publishing, games, entertainment, and the San Diego Comic Art Gallery.

IDW Publishing’s comic book and graphic novel catalog includes some of the world’s most popular entertainment brands, including Transformers, My Little Pony, Star Trek, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Ghostbusters, and Disney’s classic characters. At IDW’s core is its commitment to creator-owned comics including 30 Days of Night, Locke & Key, Wormwood, Ragnarök, V-Wars, and Archangel by bestselling sci-fi author William Gibson. IDW Publishing is also home to the acclaimed and award-winning imprints; Top Shelf, The Library of American Comics, Yoe! Books, and Artist Editions, showcasing the greatest original art ever published in American comic books.

IDW Games’ diverse line-up includes the international phenomenon Machi Koro, as well as hit licensed games such as X-Files, Dragonball Z, Atari Series, and TMNT.

IDW Entertainment serves as the worldwide distributor of Wynonna Earp airing on the Syfy Channel in the U.S. and is producing BBC America’s Dirk Gently, based on the bestseller by Douglas Adams starring Elijah Wood and Samuel Barnett. 

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IDW Games Announces Munchkin Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles with Steve Jackson Games and Nickelodeon

San Diego, CA February 13th, IDW Games, Steve Jackson Games, and Nickelodeon Consumer Products are excited to announce Munchkin Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. This collaboration brings the mega-hit Munchkin card game series to the next level. Players take on the roles of the Turtles and their friends to fight monsters and grab treasure. The card game will be available in standard, deluxe, and deluxe ultimate formats and features all-new art from iconic Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles co-creator, Kevin Eastman, along with artist Tadd Galusha, and gameplay developed by designer Jon Cohn.

Munchkin Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles brings Steve Jackson Games and IDW Games together for an action-packed card game combining iconic characters from Nickelodeon’s Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles universe with the engaging gameplay of the long-running Munchkin series. This latest version of Munchkin will be supported with a Kickstarter campaign set to launch at 11am PST on March 7th and will feature thrilling reveals and extras. Paired with unique and iconic art from Kevin Eastman, fans of the series will be able to enjoy the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles in a whole new way.

Along with the standard edition available at retail stores, Munchkin Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles will also be released in two special editions only available through the Kickstarter campaign, a Deluxe Edition and a Deluxe Ultimate Edition. Each Deluxe Edition will feature character standees and a fully illustrated mounted Level tracker. The Deluxe Ultimate Edition will feature variant, retro-style coloring on all components that will be reminiscent of the original Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles comics published over 30 years ago.

Jerry Bennington, Vice President of New Product Development for IDW Publishing, said, “We are excited to team up with Steve Jackson Games and Kevin Eastman for this incredible project. The Turtles are a perfect fit for the engaging world of Munchkin.”

Munchkin “Czar” and Line Editor Andrew Hackard stated, “Millions of kids in my generation grew up with the Turtles. I can’t tell you how thrilled we are to be working with IDW on this new game. Cowabunga!”

Munchkin Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles will be launching March 7th on Kickstarter with a $29.95 SRP for the Deluxe Editions.  The standard edition will carry a $24.95 SRP and all editions are scheduled be available in June 2018.

 

About IDW:

IDW Media Holdings, Inc. (OCTQX: IDWM) is a fully integrated media company, which includes publishing, games, entertainment, and the San Diego Comic Art Gallery.

IDW Publishing’s comic book and graphic novel catalog includes some of the world’s most popular entertainment brands, including Transformers, My Little Pony, Star Trek, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Ghostbusters, and Disney’s classic characters. At IDW’s core is its commitment to creator-owned comics including 30 Days of Night, Locke & Key, Wormwood, Ragnarök, V-Wars, and Archangel by bestselling sci-fi author William Gibson. IDW Publishing is also home to the acclaimed and award-winning imprints; Top Shelf, The Library of American Comics, Yoe! Books, and Artist Editions, showcasing the greatest original art ever published in American comic books.

IDW Games’ diverse line-up includes the international phenomenon Machi Koro, as well as hit licensed games such as X-Files, Dragonball Z, Atari Series, and TMNT.

IDW Entertainment serves as the worldwide distributor of Wynonna Earp airing on the Syfy Channel in the U.S. and is producing BBC America’s Dirk Gently, based on the bestseller by Douglas Adams starring Elijah Wood and Samuel Barnett. 

About Steve Jackson Games:

Steve Jackson Games, based in Austin, Texas, has been publishing games, game books and magazines since 1980. SJ Games recently released the Munchkin Collectible Card Game, based on its best-selling game Munchkin, which has over 9 million games and supplements in print worldwide. Other top sellers are Simon’s Cat Card Game, Zombie Dice and Illuminati. Past hits have included Car Wars and the GURPS roleplaying game system. Steve’s very first game, Ogre, originally published in 1977, has been recently released as a video game on the Steam platform, bringing a tabletop classic to a new generation of fans.

About Nickelodeon  

Nickelodeon, now in its 38th year, is the number-one entertainment brand for kids. It has built a diverse, global business by putting kids first in everything it does. The company includes television programming and production in the United States and around the world, plus consumer products, digital, recreation, books and feature films. Nickelodeon’s U.S. television network is seen in more than 90 million households and has been the number-one-rated kids’ basic cable network for 22 consecutive years. For more information or artwork, visit http://www.nickpress.com. Nickelodeon and all related titles, characters and logos are trademarks of Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ: VIA, VIAB).

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Masque of the Red Death Kickstarter has Funded! The First Guest has been Revealed!

Hello Nobles!

We’d like to take a minute to thank you for helping us get the Deluxe Edition of Masque of the Red Death funded! By backing this project you’re allowing us to really maximize the the ever so elusive “bling” factor of the game.

Already mentioned is the exclusive packaging that features spot uv “glossy” icons against a matte black box, and red foil on the filigree and the box features. It really is a spectacular looking box. Also, you’ll be getting Gris’s original art piece for the standard game box’s cover as a lithograph, and we’ve upgraded the player boards from card stock to punch board.

Beyond all of those upgrades, we also have a few surprises coming! Each day we’ll be revealing a new guest who has been upgraded from his or her standee to a miniature. Our miniatures are highly detailed and a little larger than average, coming in between 38mm and 48mm. Joining the minis are a special invitation card and a two tone wooden meeple to replace their punch popularity tracker. Our first guest has already arrived! The Archbishop Animus!

 

Note: color will change before production.
Note: color will change before production.

Check out the campaign page to see who next guest will be! Also continue to help us spread the word and share this campaign on your social media network!

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Edgar Allan Poe’s Masque of the Red Death Kickstarter is LIVE!

IDW Games is excited to present the social deduction board game, Edgar Allan Poe’s Masque of the Red Death on Kickstarter, featuring distinctive art fully illustrated by Gris Grimly. Game design by Adam Wyse and a Canadian Game Design Award Finalist, this game of deduction and movement programming places you as nobles at a party looking to gain popularity before the Red Death arrives.

The Deluxe Edition is only available through Kickstarter and includes exclusive art, packaging and miniatures. Each weekday will feature a reveal of a new guest and gameplay tips.

With art from Gris Grimly, this marks his first tabletop game, allowing his art to cover the cards, boards and game pieces all incorporating his unique style which captures the tone of this sinister story.

Masque of the Red Death is a deduction and movement programming game set in the grim world of the short story by the Edgar Allan Poe. Players are nobles attending an extravagant masked ball while a plague ravages the country. Players are trying to do what nobles do – feast, dance, celebrate –become as popular as they can. But rumors swirl as the night goes on, and everyone feels oddly nervous each time the clock chimes. The nobles might be wise to spend some time listening to these rumors. It is becoming increasingly clear as midnight approaches that something sinister awaits.

At midnight, a horrible figure in the guise of the Red Death appears at the masquerade! It stalks amongst the rooms of the abbey, killing the nobles it comes across. The most popular noble wins… but that only matters if you survive the night.

Your invitation is here! Follow along with this campaign as new guests are revealed, new art is displayed and live gameplay happens. Be a part of the beautiful and grim, Masque of the Red Death Kickstarter!