Current thread in the “Dear WizKids” forum, some of the more devoted DC Comics fans wanting something similar to the Marvel AVENGERS ASSEMBLE and NICK FURY, AGENT OF S.H.I.E.L.D. sets’ “Avengers ID card” game mechanics for use with DC characters. — http://www.hcrealms.com/forum/showthread.php?t=539747 For a primer on the ID cards — http://heroclix.com/marvel-heroclix/marvel-heroclix-avengers-id-cards/#axzz3a86pHoeH Plucking some comments from the HCR thread– Hatut Zeraze: I say let this be a Marvel thing. Ebontail: It’s based on A well established marvel theme, why force it […]
Picked up my order of Marvel HeroClix AVENGERS ASSEMBLE yesterday after work. Wasn’t able to crack them open last night. Getting ready for work, decided, “I’ll just open *one* booster, sorta whet the appetite for this Saturday.” First pull: Red Wolf! And his wolf, Lobo! Yeah, baby. Character selection, character designs, continual rules refinement. That’s what keeps this game going. AVAS has a wonderful character selection, by the way. Old and new, hero and villain.
Whoa! Nice dial! Since I only pick up the occasional Captain America trade paperback collection anymore, I have no idea who this guy is. Clint “Hawkeye” Barton has a brother?! Who happens to be using the name of Hawkeye’s old mentor-turned-villain?! Whoa! Wonder how “Barney” here compares to 4 recent renditions of Hawkeye…? http://www.history.com/shows/top-shot
Finally had the chance to watch this 2014 Alliance Open House video of the various WizKids’ product previews: http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=SalfaekKbNU HCRealms.com has a had a couple of threads going about it, and here’s one http://www.hcrealms.com/forum/showthread.php?t=520242 Obviously, I’m only paying attention to the HeroClix stuff — don’t care about their DiceMasters to Attack Wing lines of games — and even then, I’m mostly concerned with the major Marvel release, AVENGERS ASSEMBLE, and its related Storyline Organized Play Event, AGE OF ULTRON. AVA [didn’t […]