Friday, June 21, 2019

What's New At Labyrinth: 6/21/19

What's New At Labyrinth: 6/21/19

What's old is new this week, with several things that have been out of stock making their return (alongside our usual new releases)!


D&D 5e: Acquisitions Incorporated



Based on the D&D adventures of the creators of the gaming webcomic Penny Arcade! When you’re just starting out in the adventuring business, it might be nice to have a leg up. It can be a big help to have access to the powerful artifacts, expertise, and jobs that Acquisitions Incorporated (Acq Inc) has to offer a new franchise. Join Omin Dran, Jim Darkmagic, and Viari like never before with the new Acquisitions Incorporated campaign book for Dungeons & Dragons!


Night Witches



Based on real events, Night Witches is a role-playing game about women at war. As a member of the 588th Night Bomber Regiment, you’ll answer the call of your Motherland in her darkest hour. Can you do your duty and strike blow after blow against the Fascists? Can you overcome discrimination and outright sabotage and rise above your sexist comrades? Are there limits to patriotism—or endurance? Play Night Witches and find out!

Harry Potter Hogwarts Battle: Defense Against The Dark Arts


With the noticeable rise in Dark Arts activity, Headmaster Albus Dumbledore has authorized practical Defence Against the Dark Arts lessons to ensure that students are prepared to defend themselves. In this two-player deck-building game, players will cast spells and hexes and gain allies in their efforts to Stun their opponent three times to win!

More Monikers
Monikers is back with a new expansion that adds 440 brand new cards to the mix, in a box that can hold up to 2000 Monikers cards for future expansions!

Imperial Settlers Roll & Write


Imperial Settlers: Roll & Write is a standalone game set in the universe of Imperial Settlers and Imperial Settlers: Empires of the NorthIt has two game modes. The standard mode is a 2-4 player competitive challenge in which you try to gain more points than your opponents. The adventure mode for a single player offers 48 unique game sheets. Each sheet presents unique challenges and gameplay as players have different buildings at the start. Tweak your engine and get as many points as you can! Grab your pencil, roll your dice, and create the most prosperous empire!

Game of Thrones LCG: Pit of Snakes



The latest expansion pack for Game of Thrones continues the King's Landing cycle, introducing new versions of old characters, a new City plot, and development of the Shadow keyword. Visit the Statue of Baelor and wield The Most Devout to stop your enemies from marshaling too many forces, and use a variety of other neutral cards to make a deck centered on The Seven.

Legend of the Five Rings: For The Empire 


For The Empire is the first Dynasty pack in the Inheritance cycle. With the Emerald Empire becoming more dangerous than ever, iconic samurai must disguise themselves in their travels, only revealing their true identity when they are needed most. Furthermore, Bushi and Courtiers alike are now more valued than ever, fighting for their clans as Rokugan shifts around them.

Back in Stock:

Inis


Inis focuses on Celtic lore, with various clans vying for the throne. But don't make the mistake of thinking this is all about battle. Often the surest path to leadership is peace. Careful drafting, hand management, bluffing (especially once players understand the importance of passing their turn), good timing, and a precise understanding of the balance of power are the keys to victory.

Cryptid


Cryptid is a unique deduction game of honest misdirection in which players must try to uncover information about their opponents' clues while throwing them off the scent of their own. Each player holds one piece of evidence to help them find the creature, and on their turn they can try to gain more information from their opponents. Be warned; give too much away and your opponents might beat you to the mysterious animal and claim the glory for themselves!

Kittens in a Blender


This fast-paced card game has players working to save all of their own kittens before the unthinkable happens. But sometimes the only way to save your precious litter of kittens is to let those curious little cats learn the lesson of why you should never play in a blender!

Werewords


In Werewords, players guess a secret word by asking "yes" or "no" questions. Figure out the magic word before time is up, and you win! However, one of the players is secretly a werewolf who is not only working against you, but also knows the word. If you don't guess the word in time, you can still win by identifying the werewolf! To help you out, one player is the Seer, who knows the word but must not to be too obvious when helping you figure it out; if the word is guessed, the werewolf can pull out a win by identifying the Seer! A free iOS/Android app provides thousands of words in hundreds of categories at various difficulty levels, so everyone can play.

Friday, June 14, 2019

What's New At Labyrinth: 6/14/19

What's New At Labyrinth: 6/14/19

It's going to be hot this week, so come inside and cool off with one of our great new releases!

We Rate Dogs


This adorable card game for 3-6 people lets players choose their favorite dogs to adopt from the shelter and put them into a good-hearted dog show! Each round of judging starts by choosing the best dog to send forward and then playing event cards to increase their ratings, change the judging category, distract dogs out of the competition entirely, and more. Compete to see who will end up being the Goodest Dog!

Brikks


Brikks is a new roll-and-write that introduces Tetris-like elements into the mix. Roll dice to determine the shape and orientation of the piece that will fall onto your grid, and collect points based on what you can cover. Whoever has the most points at the end wins, but you can also use points to rotate pieces, so plan your moves carefully!

Star Wars: Outer Rim


Take to the stars and become a living legend in Star Wars: Outer Rim, a game of bounty hunters, mercenaries, and smugglers for 1-4 players! In Outer Rim, you take on the role of an underworld denizen, setting out to make your mark on the galaxy. You'll travel the outer rim in your personal ship, hire legendary Star Wars characters to join your crew, and try to become the most famous (or infamous) outlaw in the galaxy!
For The Queen
For the Queen is a card-based, story-building game (located in our newly restocked RPG section) that you and up to five other players can begin playing in minutes. Choose your queen from among fourteen gorgeously varied illustrations—or start from scratch—and use the prompt cards to collaboratively tell a story of love, betrayal, doubt, and devotion.

Realm of Sand



Realm of Sand takes a little bit from Patchwork, Tiny Towns, and Splendor and mixes it all together into a tile placement game where you arrange polyominoes to satisfy building requirements and save the realm from crumbling away into oblivion. Plan your moves, gather points, and try to save as many buildings as you can before someone accrues 10 hourglasses and ends the game.

New Chess/Backgammon/Go!


We just got a huge shipment of new Chess, Backgammon, and Go boards and pieces. Stop by the store to see what's available!

MtG: Modern Horizons


In case you hadn't heard the massive hype, Modern Horizons has officially released! The first set designed to skip Standard format entirely and go straight for Modern is here and available to order. We'll be holding several sealed drafts in the coming weeks as well, with the first one happening this coming Tuesday (6/18) at 6:30pm. Slots are filling up quickly so make sure to sign up on our website today!

Friday, June 7, 2019

What's New At Labyrinth: 6/7/19

What's New At Labyrinth: 6/7/19


It may be cloudy outside but it's getting downright electric at Labyrinth with this week's new releases!

Let's Play, Pikachu and Eevee! Theme Decks



Inspired by the Let's Go, Pikachu and Eevee! video games, these constructed decks come with everything you need to play. After being available in Japan for a year, we finally get them! Like other Theme Decks, Let's Play, Pikachu and Eevee! includes damage counters, a custom coin, one play mat, a Pikachu/Eevee deckbox, and a code card to play this deck online. In addition, it contains a mini poster featuring Pikachu and Eevee. And for those looking for a nice Charizard to bolster their decks, the Eevee deck comes with two!

Pokemon Kangaskhan GX Box


Our newest Pokemon GX Box features the powerful Kangaskhan GX card, perfect for giving your decks a big punch. Combining the always tough Kangaskhan and the powers of a Pokemon-GX gives us this intimidating force. Additionally, you'll receive four Pokemon booster packs with 10 cards each, and an oversize foil promo card for your collection. 

Lanterns Dice


We're getting Lanterns Dice a full 2 weeks before its official release, and the first several ones we sell come with a special promo!

The harvest is in, and now it’s time to celebrate! Players act as artisans, decorating the palace lake with floating lanterns and launching fireworks to light up the sky. The player who earns the most honor will make the best impression on the emperor and win the game. Roll dice and choose which colored lanterns players can fill in on their score sheets. Earn gifts to perform special actions, fill in additional colored lanterns, and create powerful combinations. Cover completed shapes with fireworks tiles to score points and put on a spectacular show!

Legendary: Marvel Dimensions


This expansion to the very popular Legendary: Marvel deck building game brings some fan-favorite heroes across dimensional space and into the fray! Heroes including Squirrel Girl, Man Thing, and Ms. America take on the new villainous mastermind J. Jonah Jameson. This 100 card expansion is a must-have for any fans of the base game.

A Game of Thrones LCG: Fury of the Storm Expansion


This deluxe expansion features three copies each of 52 new cards that invite you to explore the King and R’hllor traits, as well as new versions of key Baratheon characters like the warring brothers Robert, Stannis, and Renly Baratheon. While Fury of the Storm focuses on the Baratheons, every House in A Game of Thrones: The Card Game is represented with two new non-loyal cards. This expansion also includes a collection of neutral cards that any player can turn to their advantage. For example, the Lannisters, bound to House Baratheon by marriage, gain access to the grand Warship Lionstar, while anyone can take hold of the new Valyrian Steel blade, Lady Forlorn.

Arkham Horror LCG: Union and Disillusion Pack


Union and Disillusion is the fourth Mythos Pack in The Circle Undone cycle for Arkham Horror: The Card GameAfter your brush with the Silver Twilight Lodge in For the Greater Good, you journey to the banks of the Miskatonic River in search of the four souls who went missing from one of the Lodge’s events. Between two of the bridges that span the river, there stands the Unvisited Isle. As you explore the island, you will find braziers scattered at various locations, that you can either light or douse with the new Circle action ability. Lighting these braziers may help push back the heavy mist, allowing you to further explore the island, but it may also be the key step in completing the ritual that has already begun. How far can you push Arkham to the brink of chaos without surrendering the city to the dark forces battling for control of it?

The Lord of the Rings LCG: The Fate of Wilderland Pack


Your mission in Rhovanion has challenged you like never before, forcing you to climb treacherous mountain paths and stand steadfast in the face of a Dragon's fire to restore peace to a troubled land. You were pushed to within an inch of your life, but you managed to survive. It should be over. You should be allowed to go home, but Fate has other plans. Throughout this cycle, which began in The Wilds of Rhovanion, you have sought to resettle your Haradrim friends into a new life far from the shadow of Mordor, but safety has always been just out of reach. Now, when all should be said and done, you must fight for your lives as the mountain you have liberated falls under siege.