Game Arrivals: June 23rd – 29th

Ooh, some really nice game expansions came in with this week’s shipment.

Dominion Guilds
Rio Grande Games

Just released from Rio Grande Games is Dominion: Guilds, the 8th addition to Dominion.

This expansion adds 13 new Kingdom cards, coin tokens that you can save to spend later, and cards you can get more out of by paying extra for them – 150 new cards in total to add to your Dominion game play.

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New from Fantasy Flight is Elder Sign: Unseen Forces.  This is the first expansion to Elder Sign,  the cooperative game set in H.P. Lovecraft’s world of horror.

Elder Sign – Unseen Forces
Fantasy Flight

Powerful new Ancient Ones have awoken, bringing with them dangerous monsters and terrifying new mysteries.

In these dark times, the investigators seek new allies, spells, items, & blessings from mysterious powers. Two custom dice along with new Ancient Ones, investigators, monsters, and adventures await you in this expansion.

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Pandemic – On The Brink
Z-Man Games
Also in is Pandemic: On The Brink an expansion to Z-Man Games’ newest edition of the cooperative board game, Pandemic. In Pandemic  players are members of an international disease control team, working together to research
cures and prevent additional outbreaks.

In this expansion there are 7 new roles, 8 new special events, and these 3 challenges:
     1. Virulent Strain Challenge: makes one disease become particularly deadly in unpredictable ways.

      2.  Mutation Challenge: adds a fifth (purple) disease that behaves differently than the original four.
      3. Bio-Terrorist Challenge: one player plays against the others.

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Munchkin – Holiday Surprise
Steve Jackson Games
Surprise Munchkin fans! Steve Jackson Games has released this collection of previously released holiday-themed boosters, Munchkin: Holiday Surprise.

In this expansion there are 68 cards total, including four new ones created just for Holiday Surprise. Additionally, there are 2 new Christmas Munchkin dice and a special holiday Munchkin Kill-O-Meter to track your combat.

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Another newly released 1st expansion is Marvel Legendary’s Dark City.
Marvel Legendary – Dark City
Upper Deck Entertainment
Sample Cards from Upper Deck Entertainment 
Dark City comes with 350 total cards that include 17 new heroes (Cable, Professor X, Blade, and more), 6 new villains (The Marauders. Mutant Liberation Front, and more), 5 incredibly tough masterminds (Apocalypse and more), 2 Henchmen groups, and schemes.
Additionally, there are 4 original art pieces per hero card.
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Adding to our kids selection of games are Rory’s Story Cubes from Gamewright.   Rory’s Story Cubes are winners of the Dr. Toy 10 Best Games.

Let your imagination roll wild in Rory’s Story Cubes, a pocket-sized creative story generator.
The game contains 9 cubes with 54 images.  You can play each game its own or combine with other sets to really get your imagination rolling.

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  • Alhambra
  • Arkham Horror: The King In Yellow
  • Cosmic Encounter
  • Love Letter

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Continue to Tune in for the latest in board games!
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Come and visit us at 30 NW 2nd Street in Historic Downtown Gresham. We have a full range of family games, strategy games, Euro-style games, war games, card games, dice games and more. Also for the puzzle enthusiasts we carry quality puzzles from Ravensburger, TDC, White Mountain, and Cobble Hill.

We proudly serve Gresham and the greater Portland and Vancouver area.

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