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Important European Release Date Update!

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Greetings WizKids Retailers and Supporters,

In our continuing efforts to keep everyone abreast of the latest news, we have the following release date announcements:

Important Release Date Information

In our continuing efforts to keep everybody abreast of the latest news and information regarding WizKids products, we would like to share the following release date updates for Europe.

DC HeroClix: War of Light Month One Organized Play Kit – SKU 71198
The North American release date is 26 May 2014
The European release date will be 21 June 2014

DC HeroClix: War of Light Wave One Booster Brick – SKU 71193
The North American release date is 26 May 2014
The European release date will be 21 June 2014

Godzilla Collectible Figures Series One: 24-Ct Gravity Feed – SKU 71417
The North American release date is 14 May 2014 (Rolling Release)
The European release date will be 5 July 2014

Pathfinder Battles: Reign of Winter 8-Ct Booster Brick – SKU 71459
The North American release date is 4 June 2014
The European release date will be 5 July 2014

Pathfinder Battles: Reign of Winter Case Incentive – SKU 71461
The North American release date is 4 June 2014
The European release date will be 5 July 2014

Star Trek: Attack Wing Wave Five – SKUs 71444, 71445, 71446
The North American release date is 11 June 2014
The European release date will be 5 July 2014

By informing everybody of these release date updates as soon as possible, our hope is to minimize as much confusion as we can. As always, thank you for your continued support.

Best,
-The WK Team

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WizKids Games and HeroClix European National Championship at Essen Spiel 2013!

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Greetings WizKids Games Supporters!

This fall, WizKids Games returns to Essen Spiel in Germany to celebrate the debut release of Trains and Stations, The Hobbit: Journey to the Lonely Mountain strategy game, and the Mage Knight – The Board Game: Krang Character Expansion!

  • Trains and Stations, designed by Eric M. Lang, is a light strategy dice-game wherein players construct railways and industry buildings to score victory points as they expand their railway empire!
  • The Hobbit: Journey to the Lonely Mountain strategy game, also designed by Eric M. Lang, places players in the roles of Bilbo Baggins, Gollum, the Goblin King, and Azog as they each compete to achieve different objectives during the quest to reach Middle-earth’s Lonely Mountain.
  • Mage Knight – The Board Game: Krang Character Expansion, designed by Vlaada Chvátil, adds a new playable character to the award-winning epic fantasy board game series.  The Orc Chaos Shaman, Krang, is sure to delight new and established fans of the Mage Knight Board Game series!

Essen Spiel 2013 will be the first opportunity the public has to purchase these three incredible strategy game offerings.  Also available for sale will be the 2013 DC HeroClix: Trinity of Sin and the Marvel HeroClix: Shuma Gorath exclusives in limited quantities.  Be sure to come to Essen Spiel Hall 1, Booth #F117 to get your copies at the show!

That’s not all!!! HeroClix fans from all over Europe will have the opportunity to play in a tournament event at Essen Spiel 2013 as WizKids Games hosts the 2013 European National Championships! More details will be announced soon, but players can count on the following:

  • HeroClix side events (type and schedule TBD – stay tuned!) on Thursday, 24 October 2013
  • HeroClix European National Qualifier event to seat players in the HeroClix European National Championship on Friday, 25 October 2013

The HeroClix European National Championship will be held on Saturday, 26 October 2013 and the winner will be crowned the 2013 HeroClix European National Champion, win great prizes, and earns a seat in the finals of the 2014 HeroClix World Championship at Gen Con Indy 2014!

Will you be attending Essen Spiel 2013? Do you have what it takes to become the 2013 HeroClix European National Champion? Then RSVP with us on the WizKids Facebook and let us know!

Look for more news soon WizKids fans!