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Press release: Arclight to publish and distribute Professor Evil and The Citadel of Time

Press release: Arclight to publish and distribute Professor Evil and The Citadel of Time

Paris (France) – November 29, 2017

 

PRESS RELEASE
Arclight to publish and distribute Professor Evil and The Citadel of Time


 

Today, Funforge is very pleased to announce that Arclight is now the distributor of the Japanese version of Professor Evil and The Citadel of Time.

Category: Board Game
Number of players: 2 – 4
Authors: Brett J. Gilbert & Matthew Dunstan
Illustrator: Biboun
Playing time: 30/45 minutes
Age: 8+

 

About the game
Professor Evil and The Citadel of Time is a cooperative game: team up with your fellow adventurers to sneak into the mansion and recover the treasures! Plan carefully and use your unique skills to unlock doors. Deactivate the traps, distract the Professor and stay out of his way. You’ll have to work together if you want to beat him!

Can you grab the Mona Lisa, The Rosetta Stone and Excalibur before time runs out, or will these priceless artefacts be lost forever? The race is on!

Access the rules.
Access the press review. 

 

About Arclight
Formed in 1998, Arclight is now one of the biggest board game publishers in Japan, and the biggest board game distributor. Arclight Inc. also houses over 30 TCG shops all over Japan aswell as a board game store in Tokyo, and hosts the biannual board game marketplace “Game Market” that is held twice a year in Tokyo and once per yer in Osaka, now being the home for over 10,000 attendees daily.

Having a huge success with the Call of Cthulhu role playing game, with over 400,000 copies sold in Japan, Arclight profiles itself with releases of everything from beginner board games to heavier games. Arclight also boasts a line of in-house anime-esque card games such as the Tanto Cuore and Barbarossa line, and also does re-issuing of Japanese indie board games, giving them a much wanted facelift.

 

 

About Funforge
Created in 2008, Funforge is a privately held company with office located in Paris – France, which publishes and distributes fun and beautiful card and board games for a wide audience, with great replayability. Since its creation, Funforge became a recognized publisher in the boardgame industry, being distributed worldwide (France, US & North America, Germany, United Kingdom, Poland, Scandinavian countries, Russia, Japan, China…).

The publishing of the Tokaido™ product line, and its 350,000 units sold worldwide (at the present day) achieved to establish Funforge as one of the world’s leading boardgame publisher. The quality of its products and the prestige of internationally renown authors gave the publisher several prices in jury and international press.

Press contact:
Charlotte NOAILLES
Marketing & PR Manager
charlotte@funforge.fr

Funforge Community:
Facebook,
Twitter,
Instagram,
LinkedIn.


Press release: Gemklub to publish and distribute Professor Evil and The Citadel of Time

Press release: Gemklub to publish and distribute Professor Evil and The Citadel of Time

Paris (France) – November 24, 2017

 

PRESS RELEASE
Gémklub to publish and distribute Professor Evil and The Citadel of Time


 

Today, Funforge is very pleased to announce that Gémklub is now the distributor of the Hungarian version of Professor Evil and The Citadel of Time.

Category: Board Game
Number of players: 2 – 4
Authors: Brett J. Gilbert & Matthew Dunstan
Illustrator: Biboun
Playing time: 30/45 minutes
Age: 8+

 

About the game
Professor Evil and The Citadel of Time is a cooperative game: team up with your fellow adventurers to sneak into the mansion and recover the treasures! Plan carefully and use your unique skills to unlock doors. Deactivate the traps, distract the Professor and stay out of his way. You’ll have to work together if you want to beat him!

Can you grab the Mona Lisa, The Rosetta Stone and Excalibur before time runs out, or will these priceless artefacts be lost forever? The race is on!

Access the rules.
Access the press review. 

 

About Gémklub
Gémklub, the leading board game publisher of Hungary was founded as a gaming club 31 years ago and became an actual publisher and distributor 15 years afterwards. Our mission is to help the board game culture spread through the country, and show the people, that “playing board games is good”. In order to do this, we select, publish, distribute and promote a wide range of board games from the easiest casual games to the hardest strategy games.
We, as gamers and true fans of the board game world hold player mentality and game-knowledge as main principles, in order to always be capable of selecting and advising the best games to the Hungarian people.

 

 

About Funforge
Created in 2008, Funforge is a privately held company with office located in Paris – France, which publishes and distributes fun and beautiful card and board games for a wide audience, with great replayability. Since its creation, Funforge became a recognized publisher in the boardgame industry, being distributed worldwide (France, US & North America, Germany, United Kingdom, Poland, Scandinavian countries, Russia, Japan, China…). The publishing of the Tokaido™ product line, and its 300.000 units sold worldwide (at the present day) achieved to establish Funforge as one of the world’s leading boardgame publisher. The quality of its products and the prestige of internationally renown authors gave the publisher several prices in jury and international press.

Press contact:
Charlotte NOAILLES
Marketing & PR Manager
charlotte@funforge.fr

Funforge Community:
Facebook,
Twitter,
Instagram.


Press release: Professor Evil available in US stores

Press release: Professor Evil available in US stores

Paris (France) – November 22, 2017.

 

PRESS RELEASE

Professor Evil and The Citadel of Time is now AVAILABLE in US stores!

 


The release date in the US is 22nd of November, 2017. Check with your favorite shop 🙂

>> Access videos and articles.

 


Authors: Brett J. Gilbert & Matthew Dunstan
Illustrator: Biboun
Category: Board Games
Nbr of players: 2 – 4
Gametime: 30 to 45minutes
Age: 8+

 

About the game
Professor Evil and The Citadel of Time is a cooperative game: team up with your fellow adventurers to sneak into the mansion and recover the treasures! Plan carefully and use your unique skills to unlock doors. Deactivate the traps, distract the Professor and stay out of his way. You’ll have to work together if you want to beat him!

Can you grab the Mona Lisa, The Rosetta Stone and Excalibur before time runs out, or will these priceless artefacts be lost forever? The race is on!

>> Access the rules.

 

Game components
1 game board showing the castle and the main clock
5 character tiles
5 character standees: Nathan Godspeed (Master of Movements), Edward Wyre (Lord of the Gears), Irene Edler (Queen of Time), Leroy Johnson (Ruler of Switches), Destiny Bradshaw (Mistress of Randomness).
30 action cards (5 decks of 6 cards)
12 room cards
1 black Professor Evil standee
7 markers: 6 treasure markers (2 red, 2 green, 2 blue) and 1 clock marker
18 locked doors
18 treasures tiles
12 switch tiles
3 dices (Professor, Color and Clock dice)

 

 

Twitter, Facebook, Instagram
You can share your pictures and videos about Professor Evil and The Citadel of Time with:
#ProfessorEvil #PrEvil @funforge

Community: Professor Evil Facebook album.

 

About Funforge
Created in 2008, Funforge is a privately held company with office located in Paris – France, which publishes and distributes fun and beautiful card and board games for a wide audience, with great replayability.

Since its creation, Funforge became a recognized publisher in the boardgame industry, being distributed worldwide (France, US and North America, Germany, United Kingdom, Poland, Scandinavian countries, Russia, Japan, China…). The publishing of the Tokaido™ product line, and its 350.000 units sold worldwide (at the present day) achieved to establish Funforge as one of the world’s leading boardgame publisher. The quality of its products and the prestige of internationally renown authors gave the publisher several prices in jury and international press.

Press contact:
Charlotte NOAILLES, Marketing & PR Manager
charlotte@funforge.fr +33 (0) 9 84 27 96 40

Funforge community:
Facebook,
Twitter,
Instagram.

 

 

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