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What have the Sentry Box staff been doing this week?

Posted by on Feb 16, 2018 in Store News

Here is what our staff have been up to this week. Games Colony Wars – a deckbuilding game in the Star Realms series which is both a standalone box set for two players and an expansion for the base Star Realms set that allows it to be played as a four-player game. Great Western Trail – America in the 19th century: You are a rancher and repeatedly herd your cattle from Texas to Kansas City, where you send them off by train. This earns you money and victory points. However, the “Great Western Trail” not only requires that you keep your herd in good shape, but also that you wisely use the various buildings along the trail. Galaxy Trucker – A tile laying game that plays out over two phases: building and flying. The goal is to have the most credits at the end of the game. You can earn credits by delivering goods, defeating pirates, building an efficient ship, and being the furthest along the track at the end of the flying phase. Tokaido – Each player is a traveler crossing the “East sea road”, one of the most magnificent roads of Japan. While traveling, you will meet people, taste fine meals, collect beautiful items, discover great panoramas, and visit temples and wild places but...

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Games Industry News for February 16th

Posted by on Feb 16, 2018 in Store News

Here are this week’s announcements and news stories. New Kickstarters Aeon’s End: Legacy from Indie Boards and Cards A cooperative deck-building legacy game of post-apocalyptic fantasy survival, that also expands all previous Aeon’s End content. Aeon’s End: Legacy is a full “campaign” where you’ll build your character over multiple “chapters,” fighting increasingly powerful nemeses to defend Gravehold, the last bastion of humanity. The Reckoners from Nauvoo Games A cooperative board game based on the books by Brandon Sanderson where you must defend the city of Newcago and defeat Steelheart! Dice Throne from Roxley Game Laboratory A heart-pumping, fast-playing game of skilled card play & dice manipulation that will have your game nights cheering! Viceroy: Times of Darkness Expansion from Mayday Games This expansion for Viceroy supplies your pyramid of power with fastidious aristocrats and shady underworld figures.  You will earn precious diamonds and fend of invading monsters.  This expansion actually consists of three separate expansion modules all in one box, as well as revised law cards for the base game and new game modes for one and two players. New Stuff Coming April: Explorers of the North Sea:Rocks of Ruin from Renegade Game Studios Rocks of Ruin adds new ways to play Explorers of the North Sea. Score with salvaging Shipwrecks, building Structures and...

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What have the Sentry Box staff been doing this week?

Posted by on Feb 9, 2018 in Store News

Here is what our staff have been up to this week. Games Queendomino – Build up the most prestigious kingdom by claiming wheat fields, forests, lakes, grazing grounds, marshes, and mountains. Your knights will bring you riches in the form of coins — and if you make sure to expand the towns on your lands, you will make new buildings appear, giving you opportunities for new strategies. You may win the Queen’s favors … but always be aware of the...

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Games Industry News for February 9th

Posted by on Feb 9, 2018 in Store News

Here are this week’s announcements and news stories. New Kickstarters Agents of Mayhem: Pride of Babylon from Academy Games Agents of Mayhem – Pride of Babylon is a team vs. team skirmish boardgame for 2 to 4 players. The game is played on a modular 3D board that is fully destructible. You and your opponents will play through a radiant story where every choice you make will have effects that ripple throughout the campaign. Subatomic: An Atom Building Board...

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Star Trek Adventures – Voyages of the USS Black Sail

Posted by on Feb 8, 2018 in Blogs

WARNING: If you intend to play adventures from "These Are the Voyages Vol. 1" stop reading now!Back in the summer of 2017 preorders were announced for a new roleplaying game series called Star Trek Adventures, to be published by Modiphius. At the time I'd been playing with a regular group in a Dresden Files campaign and had just begun running my first Mutants and Masterminds 3E campaign as well. So when the Star Trek game was announced I was all over it...

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What have the Sentry Box staff been doing this week?

Posted by on Feb 2, 2018 in Store News

Here is what our staff have been up to this week. Games Space Empires – Space Empires is a game in the finest tradition of 4X space games – eXplore, eXpand, eXploit, and eXterminate. Each player builds up a space empire and uses it to conquer the other players. Colony Wars – Colony Wars is a deckbuilding game in the Star Realms series which is both a standalone box set for two players and an expansion for the base Star Realms...

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Games Industry News for February 2nd

Posted by on Feb 2, 2018 in Store News

Here are this week’s announcements and news stories. New Kickstarters Planet Apocalypse from Petersen Games An exciting co-op board game in which post-apocalypse heroes confront the hordes of Hell. New Stuff Coming Soon: Smiths of Winterforge from Passport Game Studios Smiths of Winterforge is an exciting new game coming this year from Passport Game Studios and partners Rule & Make. The forges of the Dwarven city of Winterforge have fired up once more. The royal centenary contract is up...

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