HeroClix Watch List Q2 2015– Official Changes

By scottd

Dear HeroClix Players,

Please see below the official changes to the figures/game elements that were on the Q2 2015 Watch List (Click here to see the original Q2 2015 Watch List post).

The following errata/clarifications/rulings are effective immediately as of this posting. As such, these errata/clarifications/rulings will be in place for all events at GenCon 2015. We acknowledge and apologize for the late notice, however we feel that the benefits of implementing these changes immediately will make for a better GenCon experience for all players.

Felix Faust (WK #D-027)

Revised Game Text for Felix Faust’s powers below.

Additionally, please see the ruling regarding Probability Control in the Related Rules Changes below.

Revised Game text:

SEEK THE BOOKS OF MAGIC: Give Felix Faust a free action. Until your next turn, opposing characters within 7 squares may only be given ranged combat actions. Felix Faust must roll his d20 on his next turn.
GREEN BELL OF UTHOOL: Give Felix Faust a free action. Until your next turn, opposing characters within 7 squares may only be given move actions. Felix Faust must roll his d20 on his next turn.
WHEEL OF NYORLATH: Give Felix Faust a free action. Until your next turn, opposing …read more

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DC Comics Dice Masters: War of Light – Coming Soon from WizKids

By Lee

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DC Comics Dice Masters: War of Light – Coming Soon from WizKids

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Hillside, NJ – July 21, 2015 – Continuing to expand upon the incredible popularity of its Dice Masters series of dice-building games, WizKids is pleased to announce the upcoming release of DC Comics Dice Masters: War of Light. In the War of Light Dice Masters set, players will be able to choose from a selection of more than 30 heroes and villains, both old and new, including Batman, Green Lantern, Sinestro, the Teen Titans and the Lantern Corps. Set for a September 2015 release in North America, DC Comics Dice Masters: War of Light will take the Dice Masters battles to an intergalactic scale!The DC Comics Dice Masters: War of Light Starter Set ($19.99 USD) includes:

  • 44 Custom Dice
  • 38 Cards
  • 2 Dice Bags
  • Complete Dice Masters Core Rulebook
  • Mix ‘n match playability with previous DC Comics Dice Masters products

For additional information and images, please visit: http://wizkids.com/dicemasters/dc-comics-dice-masters-war-of-light/

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Collect and Battle! Marvel Dice Masters: Age of Ultron Available in North American Retail

By Lee

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Collect and Battle! Marvel Dice Masters: Age of Ultron Available in North American Retail

Hillside, NJ – July 15, 2015 – Ultron and his minions have come to your tabletop today, as WizKids is pleased to announce that Marvel Dice Masters: Age of Ultron has shipped to North American retailers. Marvel Dice Masters: Age of Ultron will have players battling head-to-head with heroes and villains from the Marvel Universe, featuring, of course, the diabolical “living automaton” — Ultron!

The Marvel Dice Masters: Age of Ultron Starter Set is available for a suggested retail price of $19.99 USD, and includes 44 custom dice, 38 cards, two dice bags and a rulebook – everything a new player needs to launch themselves into two-player dice-battling fun.

For additional information and images, please visit: http://wizkids.com/dicemasters/marvel-dice-masters-age-of-ultron/


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Magic the Gathering Origins Prerelease

Magic: The Gathering: Origins is a set that explores what it means to start out on a magical journey, and how people change as they progress through their lives. It focuses on five of Magic’s most prominent characters, letting players explore their backstories and transformations as they became Planeswalkers. 

Magic: The Gathering: Origins also plants the seed for Magic’s future storylines, allowing players an insider’s glimpse of what is to come. This set serves as the prologue for some epic stories, and it’s your chance to be there at the start of it all!

PreRelease Events are $30 including tax and begin at

  • Saturday, 11 July 12AM (right after midnight)
  • Saturday, 11 July 11AM
  • Saturday, 11 July 5PM
  • Sunday, 12 July 11AM

How Does the Prerelease Work?

You’ll choose from one of five iconic Planeswalkers and receive a Prerelease kit containing 6 Magic Origins booster packs, a 7-card seeded booster pack themed for your chosen Planeswalker’s color, a Story booklet and a spindown life counter. A pack’s theme does not guarantee a specific Planeswalker card. Construct the best 40 card deck that you can from your packs add land provided by the store, and have fun!

Magic the Gathering Origins PreRelease

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Magic: The Gathering: Origins is a set that explores what it means to start out on a magical journey, and how people change as they progress through their lives. It focuses on five of Magic’s most prominent characters, letting players explore their backstories and transformations as they became Planeswalkers. 

Magic: The Gathering: Origins also plants the seed for Magic’s future storylines, allowing players an insider’s glimpse of what is to come. This set serves as the prologue for some epic stories, and it’s your chance to be there at the start of it all!

PreRelease Events are $30 including tax and begin at

  • Saturday, 11 July 12AM (right after midnight)
  • Saturday, 11 July 11AM
  • Saturday, 11 July 5PM
  • Sunday, 12 July 11AM

How Does the Prerelease Work?

You’ll choose from one of five iconic Planeswalkers and receive a Prerelease kit containing 6 Magic Origins booster packs, a 7-card seeded booster pack themed for your chosen Planeswalker’s color, a Story booklet and a spindown life counter. A pack’s theme does not guarantee a specific Planeswalker card. Construct the best 40 card deck that you can from your packs add land provided by the store, and have fun!

2015 HeroClix World Championship: Top Builds

By Lee

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HeroClix Fans!

So many great players came out and attended the 2015 HeroClix World Championship at Origins Game Fair. See how your teams compare to the builds used by the Top 16 below.

1st – Paris Gordon – 299

  • Team
    • WXM-041 – Spiral – 106
      • WOL-065 – Parallax – 25
      • AVX-R100 – Phoenix Force – 3

    • WK-D027 – Felix Faust – 80
      • WOL-061 – Entity – 25
      • AVX-R100 – Phoenix Force – 3

    • FI-101 – Loki – 30
    • AVX-R100 – Phoenix Force – 12
      • AVX-R101 – Fragment – Cyclops – 3
      • AVX-R102 – Fragment – Namor – 3
      • AVX-R103 – Fragment – Colossus – 3
      • AVX-R104 – Fragment – Emma Frost – 3
      • AVX-R105 – Fragment – Magik – 3

2nd – Phil Isaacson Jr. – 298

  • Team
    • DOFP-G002E – Alpha Class Sentinel (Defense Mode) – 250
      • AVX-R100 – Phoenix Force – 3
      • Robot ATA – 4

    • DP-099b – Spider-Bot (Mark 2) – 10
      • Robot ATA – 4

    • AVX-R100 – Phoenix Force – 12
      • AVX-R101 – Fragment – Cyclops – 3
      • AVX-R102 – Fragment – Namor – 3
      • AVX-R103 – Fragment – Colossus – 3
      • AVX-R104 – Fragment – Emma Frost – 3
      • AVX-R105 – Fragment – Magik – 3

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      • DOFP-G001E – Alpha Class Sentinel (Attack Mode) – 250

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3rd – Luke Grace – 300

2015 HeroClix Team World Championship: Top Builds

By Lee

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HeroClix Fans!

At Origins Game Fair, players not only competed to be the HeroClix World Champion but also had the opportunity to unite with their friends in the 2015 HeroClix Team World Championship. See how these teams worked together in the sealed event to make it to the Top 8.

1st – Team Failboat

  • Player A – Tim Bold – 292
    • Team
      • TW-042 – The Grid – 115
      • TW-082 – Johnny Quick – 82
      • AVAS-013a – Triathlon – 60
      • TW-011 – Blackgate Inmate – 35

    • Player B – Nick Peterson – 298
      • Team
        • AVAS-002 – Hawkeye – 85
        • AVAS-047 – Master Pandemonium – 129
        • AVAS-024 – D-Man – 84

      • Player C – Derek Thompson – 291
        • Team
          • TW-023 – Madame Xanadu – 81
          • TW-061 – Mazahs – 210

2nd – Tequila Mockingbirds

  • Player A – Matt Brandt – 300
    • Team
      • TW-054 – Martian Manhunter – 300

    • Player B – Adam Giacalone – 297
      • Team
        • TW-049 – Sinestro – 200
        • TW-013 – Atomic – 64
        • AVAS-004 – Son of the Serpent – 33

      • Player C – Kent Munson – 291
        • Team
          • AVAS-017 – Falcon – 75
          • AVAS-037 – Manifold – 58
          • TW-041 – Deathstorm – 150
          • TW-S103 – Pride – 8

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3rd – Los Castigadores

2015 WizKids World Championships WINNERS!

By Lee

Origins Game Fair 2015 has sadly come to an end, but hopefully all who participated left with a lot of new friends, memories, and even some limited edition prizes! There was tons of intense gaming all week long as we witnessed many different kinds of strategies from all the players that took part.

With that being said, we’d like to congratulate those who emerged as the winners of the 2015 WizKids World Championships:

2015 HeroClix World Champion:

Paris Gordon

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2015 HeroClix Team World Champions:

Team Fail Boat (Tim Bold, Derek Thompson, and Nick Peterson)

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2015 Star Trek: Attack Wing World Champion:

Peter Smith

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2015 D&D Attack Wing World Champion:

Josh Warren

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2015 Dice Masters World Champion

Dean Leyland

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Thanks to all who came out to Columbus, Ohio this past week and see you again next year!

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“Pathfinder Battles: Dungeons Deep” Figure Set Available in North America

By Lee


Pathfinder Battles: Dungeons Deep” Figure Set Available in North America

Hillside, NJ — June 10, 2015 – The adventuring world of Golarian is coming to players’ tabletops today, as WizKids has released the exciting new Pathfinder Battles: Dungeons Deep figure series to North American retail. The Dungeons Deep series features 51 figures based on heroes and villains of the Pathfinder Battles universe and is sure to please fans and collectors alike.

The Pathfinder Battles: Dungeons Deep series comes in two configurations, a standard four-figure Booster Pack (MSRP $15.99USD), which contains 1 large figure and 3 medium or small figures, and the Standard Pathfinder Battles: Dungeons Deep Booster Brick, which contains 8 Standard Boosters (MSRP of $127.92USD for the Brick, which contains 32 figures).

More info is available at
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