Writer Asmodee and Z-Man Video games introduced on Monday the newest entry within the Pandemic System board recreation collection, Star Wars: The Clone Wars – A Pandemic System Sport, is about to be launched as a web-based unique at Goal on Sept. 19, and worldwide in October at choose retailers.
Set in the course of the occasions of the Star Wars: The Clone Wars tv collection, the sport will process gamers with defending the Galactic Republic collectively as Ashoka Tano, Anakin Skywalker, Obi-Wan Kenobi, and different legendary Jedi in opposition to the machinations of the Separatist forces.
Constructed utilizing Z-Man Video games’ cooperative Pandemic System mechanics, gamers will select from a choice of seven Jedi, every with their very own distinctive Drive skills. Gamers will play throughout 4 epic situations, working collectively to defeat adversaries of the Darkish Facet like Rely Dooku and Common Grievous.
This new Star Wars-based spinoff comes within the wake of Z-Man Video games’ earlier World of Warcraft: Wrath of the Lich King spin-off of the Pandemic System franchise, which was launched final November. First launched in 2008, Pandemic (or the Pandemic System, as Z-Man is now referring to it) is a cooperative board recreation based mostly on the premise that 4 ailments have damaged out the world over, every threatening a selected area. The sport permits for as much as 4 gamers to select from seven potential roles and work collectively to resolve every disaster. The video games depend on a number of core ideas, resembling a deck of playing cards full of challenges that crop up semi-randomly all through the sport. Wildly in style, the Pandemic System video games have seen a number of profitable spinoffs up to now, together with the 2014 dice-based Pandemic: The Treatment and 2016’s Pandemic: Reign of Cthulhu.
Star Wars: The Clone Wars – A Pandemic System Sport will probably be launched within the U.S. solely on-line at Goal for $59.99 and be made accessible at different retailers on Oct. 1.