12/9/2012 - The
first set of new ships listed below have
been delayed until a February 2012 release,
but a limited number of these ships were
available and will be used for a special Kessel
Run event at your local retailer during
the December 14-16 time period. More
information is available here.
has been a good amount of talk about X-Wing
online including fan made ships, painting tutorials,
terrain like laser towers and turrets, and
more, just search the web.
few options are now available so instead of
using a black space mat for gaming on, you
can game on a certain very large space
station (not a moon).
Games released Warscapes: Star Base
Trench-Run - A pdf download from RPGNow
of fifteen 8 inch by
10 inch terrain tiles recreating the surface
of a massive space station.
Dragon Games released E-Z
Battlefields: Starship Attack - A pdf
download from RPGNow
of nine 8"x10" tiles that have
layered graphic options which allow you to
customize each tile before printing. Add
construction areas and blast damage as
desired, or leave these layers off for a
'new' look to your surface. Also included
are 3D gun turrets and asteroids, both
featuring layered graphic options as well.
Force 9 previewed
some new game mats including a
36"x36" vinyl mat with a certain
space station as a background.
- X-Wing was released at
GenCon. It was also announced that
miniatures of the Millennium Falcon, Slave
1, A Wing and the TIE interceptor will be
released later this year.
7/21/2012 - Fantasy
Flight has posted some interesting information
about X-Wing on their site:
Preview of the game and how it works
making of X-Wing
It also looks like this
game will be available at GenCon 2012 in
August with the first tournament later
during the convention.
5/13/2012 - Now
listed as a Summer 2012 release, the
Expansion packs have been announced -
X-Wing, Y-Wing, TIE Fighter, and TIE
Advanced (Darth Vader's fighter)
expansion pack contains one starfighter
miniature plus upgrade cards and several
Ship cards featuring some of the most
iconic Star Wars fighter pilots.
3/3/2012 - X-Wing
is scheduled for a 2nd Quarter 2012
release date from Fantasy Flight Games.
is a tactical ship-to-ship combat game in
which players take control of powerful
Rebel X-wings and nimble Imperial TIE
fighters, facing them against each other
in fast-paced space combat. Featuring
stunningly detailed and painted
miniatures, X-Wing recreates
exciting Star Wars space combat
throughout its several included scenarios.
Select your crew, plan your maneuvers, and
complete your mission!
X-Wing starter set includes
everything you need to begin your battles,
such as scenarios, cards, and fully
assembled and painted ships. What's more, X-Wing's
quick-to-learn ruleset establishes the
foundation for a system that can be
expanded with your favorite ships and
characters from the Star Wars
from demos at GenCon 2011 and more are
available at the BGG