Fantasy Flight Games just announced Star Wars: Rebellion, a new board game based on the classic trilogy, is coming early 2016. The game for two to four players aims to span the entire original Star Wars Trilogy with an epic conflit between the Galactic Empire and Rebel Alliance.
With players divided on the role of the Empire and as Rebels, the boards get joined together to create a Star Wars galaxy containing 32 popular star systems from the movies. Players will command side’s starships, move troops and battle for dominance of the universe using over 150 minis, including X-Wings, Y-Wings, TIE Fighters, AT-ATs, Star Destroyers, and two versions of the Death Star. Memorable heroes and villains such as Luke Skywalker, Princess Leia, Han Solo, Emperor Palpatine and Darth Vader will be available and instrumental in your plans.
“This is the Star Wars game I have always wanted to play, but couldn’t because it didn’t exist until now,” said Board Game Manager Steve Kimball in a press release.
The 2-4 player game will include more than 150 plastic miniatures and two game boards. Star Wars: Rebellion will be released in the first quarter of 2016 and will retail for $99.95.
The fate of the galaxy will soon be in your hands! Pick your side, be prepared!