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Wrath of the Lich King Pandemic Boardgame Coming!

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Blizzard is planning another foray into the board side of gaming, as we're getting a classic tabletop co-op game remade with a Wrath of the Lich King theme and a possible new ruleset, and to top it all off it's coming this year!

We've recently had Small World of Warcraft as well, but Pandemic is one of the biggest names in boardgames, and this is a very exciting theme to add to it, especially with the plague/Scourge angle coming with the Lich King (and maybe some soul-taking as well). We see Anduin, Thrall and Sylvanas in the trailer, so there should be some cool powers to be had (and hopefully more heroes as well).

 

Frostmourne hungers! Can you defeat the dreaded Lich King? Or will you fall to his power? Watch the first look at this exciting collaboration between Blizzard Entertainment and Z-Man Games bringing World of Warcraft to the tabletop.
More info to come soon.....
 
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Those look like some solid miniatures in the trailer (well, aside from Sylvanas - boy she's having a really bad week isn't she), and the board isn't too shabby either. I'm definitely adding this one to my collection. While we don't know exactly what the twist will be to the Pandemic formula with WotLK, you can check out the basic gameplay here for a quick look  or here for a longer and better one in case you're not familiar with the system (I just picked the shortest one). The Pandemic "system" aka franchise has had many iterations and variations over the years, from different themes to some relatively drastic mechanics and rules changes (including some awesome Legacy campaign style versions), so we might be getting a pretty big overhaul here for WoW.

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I think thats a Varian Miniature based on the tuft of hair at the back end rather than Anduins classic ponytail, but i do agree those models look great and i may have to purchase the game just so i can use them as hero models in my D&D campaigns xD

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