Modiphius Entertainment has announces today the line-up of activities planned for the historic Gen Con 50. Gen Con runs August 17-20 in Indianapolis, Indiana. Modiphius will be launching the highly anticipated Star Trek Adventures: The Roleplaying Game, the first new Star Trek RPG to release in more than a decade.
With an all-star design team behind the bridge, Star Trek Adventures uses the Modiphius 2d20 game system designed by Jay Little. The accompanying Star Trek miniatures line features 32mm-heroic scale resin figures of classic Star Trek characters and crews, landing parties and away teams, all of which will be on display at Gen Con. Attendees will be able to purchase the Star Trek Adventures core rulebook, along with custom Q-Workshop Star Trek Adventures dice, at the Modiphius booth #2461.
Attendees of Gen Con will also be among the first with an opportunity to demo the forthcoming Fallout: Wasteland Warfare miniatures wargame and preview select miniatures. Set to release in December 2017, Fallout: Wasteland Warfare puts players in the midst of the apocalypse with the stories from the video game franchise, as well as unique random missions with narrative-style objectives, played out with high-detail 32mm heroic-scale miniatures, including iconic characters, factions, creatures, robots, scenery and settlement buildings from the Fallout universe.
Attendees will also be able to pick-up the Thunderbirds cooperative board game for only $20, available at the Modiphius booth with the special voucher from the Gen Con coupon book.
Modiphius Entertainment has announced the development of Star Trek Adventures, the first new official Star Trek roleplaying game to be produced in more than a decade. The news comes as Star Trek fans worldwide celebrate Star Trek‘s 50th anniversary in 2016.
Fans of the legendary Star Trek television series’ and films will not only boldly go to the final frontier, but they will shape the voyages and missions through the Star Trek Adventures living campaign playtest. Each player will experience the game differently based on the ship they are assigned to and attendees of Gen Con will have the exclusive North American opportunity to choose their ship, as well as claim a free Captain Kirk or Captain Picard miniature, while supplies last, when they register for the playtest. Registration will take place daily at the Modiphius booth #2737 in the Gen Con exhibit hall August 4 – 7, 2016.
Additional sign-ups will launch online from late August and fans in Europe will have their chance to claim Kirk or Picard at the Modiphius booth at Essen-Spiel in Germany in October and at Dragonmeet in the UK in December. The living campaign playtest will launch in the fall.
Star Trek Adventures will use the Modiphius 2d20 game system (Mutant Chronicles, Infinity, Conan, John Carter of Mars) designed by Jay Little. Modiphius is also sculpting an accompanying Star Trek miniature figure line, the first to be produced in 17 years. Resin and metal 32mm-scale hobby figures will feature classic Star Trek characters and crews, boarding parties and away teams. Geomorphic tile maps of burning Federation ships, mysterious colonies and embattled Klingon cruisers will set the scene for dramatic new voyages in the Final Frontier.
Star Trek Adventures is slated for a Summer 2017 release and the playtest crews will be listed in the Star Trek Adventures book manifest.