- Battlestations had sold
out its initial print run but it will be
going back into print:
Gorilla Games is
pleased to announce the June 2008 release
of the long-awaited revised edition of the
"Battlestations 1.1" core boxed
set, due to arrive at Origins.
The revised edition
will feature all the excitement of the
original game, benefiting from 4 years of
experience in the field. The only starship
adventure game is finally back in print!
This product replaces
the original sold-out smash hit
"Battlestations Boxed game
ooc0401" and is fully compatible with
all Battlestations products.
The Battlestations 1.1
rulebook will also be available separately
as 'Revised Core Rulebook' (ooc0812) for
A list of the
substantial changes from the original
edition is available
has an MSRP of $59.95 and comes with the
page rulebook (ooc0812)
full-color double-sided modules
full color double-sided map board/control
full color double-sided map board/cheat
color markers: (80) .7" markers (32)
starships (New to this edition!)
...all in a sturdy box!
since the last update is Pirates of
the wake of peace, veteran soldiers and
mercenaries have begun a new campaign of
profit. Cruise your starship through the
galaxy with your own plans for greater
riches! (Just make sure to update your
clone at a facility you can trust, and
make sure to make a full payment...)
equipment, a new species (Trundlians), new
special abilities and new actions.
Pirates of Trundlia
includes 6 double-sided modules, 30
double-sided Game Markers, a 96 page
rulebook and a complete campaign for
playing as a pirate, pirate hunter, or
- Starship miniatures will be available
for Battlestations and they
look modular, just like the modules used
for the ship interiors. Pictures of
the all the minis are available at the Battlestations
Website. They will debut at GenCon
(August 15th) and should be available for
order after the convention.
- The Planet of Dr Moreau, a RPG
mini-campaign for Battlestations
is now available. This 48 page
mini-campaign contains 12 new
anthropomorphic species, 2 complete
campaigns with 5 missions each, The
Beastmen – roleplaying campaign, The
Seeker – traditional Battlestations
campaign, Maps for Dr. Moreau's island
compound, and new Special Abilities and
next supplement, Pirates of Trundlia
is due out at GenCon is August.
crew minis are available and 3D modules
are in the works.
- The second supplement for Battlestations
is now available. Pax Galacticum
includes challenges of skill, rescue
missions and puzzling space anomalies will
add intrigue and depth to your adventures
plus New Combat skill actions and
equipment allow an easy translation for
'marines' to become brave rescue workers!
available are 15mm miniatures of crew
members of several different races.
- Now available for pre-order, Galactic
Civil War, the first supplement for Battlestations.
What you will find in GCW is new equipment, a new species, new special abilities and new actions (like sideslip, Piloting skill check vs. speed + Size to have your ship maintain its facing, but move forward into the port or starboard hex on its next move).
GCW includes 6 double-sided modules, 30 double-sided Fighter/mine markers, a 96 page rulebook and a complete Civil War campaign.
GCW will be available on May 27th,
- Battlestations debuted at
Origins last weekend. Here are the
full product details:
Product Code: OOC 0401
11" x 11" x 2" Boxed set
48 full color double-sided gorgeous
8 full color double-sided hex maps with
play aids on reverse
120+ full color double-sided counters
96 fold-up full color character markers
10 color coded glass beads
6 black dice
112 page rulebook with full color cover.
(Rulebook also sold separately for $19.95
as OOC 0411)
Suggested retail price $49.95 US.
additional information is available on
first campaign game expansion: Galactic
Civil War (OOC 0402) is coming Fall of
outside the law (or privateering) in
Pirates of Trundlia (OOC 0501) Winter 2004
dangerous challenges of space beyond
combat in the exciting mission expansion
Pax Galacticum (OOC 0403) coming in Spring
the light hearted economic expansion, How
Much for Your Planet? (OOC 0502) Coming in
- Due out in June is Battlestations,
is a science fiction Roleplaying Game
integrating character actions with
spaceship actions. Each player takes
on a classic role of pilot, marine,
engineer, or scientist in simultaneous
ship-to-ship and character action.
retail price is $49.95 and in the box you
get 48 double-sided ship modules, 100+
die-cut counters, 8 mounted star map
boards, 3D cardstock character markers, 10
glass marker beads, 6 dice and a 96 page
rulebook with 6 species, 35 ship layouts,
dozens of special abilities, missions
& more. The first supplement, Galactic
Civil War, is a 96 page book scheduled
for release in July.
Is it a roleplaying
game or a board game?
splits the difference. As an RPG you have
continuing characters and experience. As a
boardgame the sequence of play is tight
and the action flows.
What makes this game different from
other sci-fi games?
Most space games
either focus on the individual characters
or the ships. Battlestations
integrates both aspects so you feel like
you are a fully fleshed out character
onboard a ship that has real capabilities