Posted by Jobi-Wan on September 21, 2023 at 08:29 AM CST
Greetings Rebelscum! For all the tabletop gamers out there, Fantasy Flight Games has a new Star Wars game coming out soon that you may want to pay attention to. Star Wars: Unlimited is a fast-paced, deck-building card game that is both easy to learn and strategically deep. This game features iconic heroes, villains, ships, and settings from all facets of the legendary Star Wars franchise, including movies, TV series, comics, video games, and everything in between. Star Wars: Unlimited has already had a few demo opportunities at conventions and further details have continued to trickle out.
For a first look at the game and to hear from the creative team, check out the reveal video:
If you want to see how the gameplay works, here's a quick game demo:
Now as we continue to creep closer to the early 2024 launch date, some additional details about booster pack breakdowns has been revealed:
Created with draft and sealed formats in mind, each Booster Pack includes at least one leader and base. Each pack is guaranteed to include:
- 16 cards with a leader card and a base card with an Experience or Shield token - 9 Common, 3 Uncommon, and 1 Rare/Legendary card - 1 foil card, potentially featuring any rarity card in the set.
And may include: Rare "Hyperspace" variants and the ultra-exclusive "Showcase" variants.
The team has stated that the variants are for collectors and bragging rights, the card mechanics are the same as the common versions of the cards.
For more on booster packs, you can watch the video here:
What do you think Rebelscum? Does this sound like a new card game you're ready to jump into? Or are you more into the miniatures games like X-Wing? Let us know in the forums!