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Partnership with Roxley Games: Funforge to publish and distribute Brass Lancashire & Brass Birmingham in French speaking countries

Partnership with Roxley Games: Funforge to publish and distribute Brass Lancashire & Brass Birmingham in French speaking countries

Paris (France) – December 14, 2018

 

PRESS RELEASE
Partnership with Roxley Games.
Funforge to publish and distribute Brass: Lancashire Brass: Birmingham in French speaking countries.

 

Today, we are very pleased to announce our partnership with Roxley Games.

Funforge will handle the French edition and distribution of Brass: Lancashire Brass: Birmingham in French speaking countries.

 

 

The availability of both titles is scheduled for Q2 of 2019. Stay tuned on Funforge social networks for more details (Facebook, Twitter).

 

About Brass: Lancashire

Brass: Lancashire – first published as Brass – is an economic strategy game that tells the story of competing cotton entrepreneurs in Lancashire during the industrial revolution. You must develop, build, and establish your industries and network so that you can capitalize demand for iron, coal and cotton.

Category: board game
Number of players: 2-4
Designer: Martin Wallace
Artists: Lina Cossette, Peter Dennis, David Forest, Eckhard Freytag, Damien Mammoliti
Playing time: 60-120 minutes
Age: 14+

 

About Brass: Birmingham

 

Brass: Birmingham is an economic strategy game sequel to Martin Wallace’ 2007 masterpiece, Brass.

Brass: Birmingham tells the story of competing entrepreneurs in Birmingham during the industrial revolution, between the years of 1770-1870. As in its predecessor, you must develop, build, and establish your industries and network, in an effort to exploit low or high market demands.

Category: board game
Number of players: 2-4
Designers: Gavan Brown, Matt Tolman, Martin Wallace
Artists: Lina Cossette, David Forest, Damien Mammoliti
Playing time: 60-120 minutes
Age: 14+

 

About Roxley Games

Roxley Games specializes in games that are innovative. Whether it is a new theme or a new mechanism, Roxley strives to bring something different to the market under its brand. Roxley Games are also highly polished: they do not release games that are half baked, and do our absolute best to ensure the ones they do release are well balanced. The core team members are founders of the renouned game design group: Game Artisans of Canada. Extensive network of playtesters aids Roxley in ensuring that products are ready for market. They put their heart and soul into every game.

 

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 400.000 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.

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

 

 

 


Partnership with Awaken Realms: Funforge handles the French edition of Nemesis

Partnership with Awaken Realms: Funforge handles the French edition of Nemesis

Paris (France) – December 13, 2018

 

PRESS RELEASE
Partnership with Awaken Realms: Funforge handles the French edition of Nemesis

Today, we are very pleased to announce that Funforge will proudly handle the French edition of Nemesis.

On this agreement with Awaken Realms, Nemesis translation is currently in process by Funforge, which is honoured to work on this highly acclaimed game. Nemesis was a phenomenal success on Kickstarter with 30 553 contributors and 3 080 833 £ raised.

French edition of Nemesis will be sold directly by Funforge. The availability of the game is scheduled for Q2 of 2019.

 

 

About Nemesis

Nemesis, a board game designed by Adam Kwapiński, is the result of a collaboration between Awaken Realms (creators of This War of Mine: TBG, The Edge: Dawnfall and Lords of Hellas) and Rebel (creators of Drako, Dream Home and K2). It is a 1-5 players semi-cooperative Sci-Fi horror where you and your friends try to survive while attempting to fulfill your secret objectives that may sometimes collide. It will also enable full co-op as well as solo play experience.

Nemesis is a semi-cooperative SF horror game where you and other crewmembers desperately fight to survive – and fulfill conflicting objectives.

Category: board game
Number of players: 1-5
Designer: Adam Kwapiński
Artist: Piotr Foksowicz
Playing time: 90-180 minutes
Age: 12+

 

About Awaken Realms

Awaken Realms is a professional board game publisher and creators of Kickstarter hits such as The War of Mine: The Board Game, Lords of Hellas or The Edge: Dawnfall. Having started as the miniature painted studio, the company now has vast experience with creating excellent models and exciting games. Awaken Realms has also been making miniatures for other products, such as Cry Havoc.

 

About Rebel
Rebel is a publishing housen a wholesaler but also the largest Polish board game store run by real boardgame enthusiasts. The team does not only engage in board games nine-to-five but also outside of her work. For the past 15 years Rebel has spent in this business, the company not only expanded the interest in board games all over Poland by supporting over 450 board game events each year but also created the largest board game festival in the country – Gramy.

 

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 400.000 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.

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

 

 


Press release: Tokaido available on Steam

Press release: Tokaido available on Steam

Paris (France) – December 4, 2017

 

PRESS RELEASE
Tokaido is now available on Steam !

 

About the game
Discover the digital adaptation of Tokaido, the boardgame phenomenon that has already sold more than 350,000 copies worldwide and has been translated into 16 languages!
>> Now available on Steam.

 

A magnificent voyage
In Tokaido (both boardgame and video game), you are a traveler, in the heart of ancient Japan, walking the legendary East Sea road from Kyoto to Edo, trying to make the trek as fulfilling as possible.

Discover the most magnificent landscapes, taste numerous culinary specialties, acquire rare and precious souvenirs, bathe in hot springs, visit the temples, and meet other travelers….

Tokaido is a rite of passage for the heart, walking in serenity and contemplation. But do not be fooled by the peaceful appearance of the voyage, because you will have to demonstrate stronger strategy than your opponents if you want to win!

Whether you sneak along as a messenger, a geisha, or even a ronin, you must discover as many hidden marvels as you can along the road, so your journey is the most satisfying of all!

 

Discover characters and scenery in a new light!
Developed by Funforge, original publisher of the boardgame, the video game offers an entirely new graphical experience! Whether you are a first-time fan, in love with Japan, or merely a curious newbie, the digital version allows each player to discover the celebrated Tokaido road in a new form.

While Tokaido retains the famous clean graphic design of the boardgame, it offers unprecedented immersive 3D, realtime graphics, all accompanied by a superb and unprecedented soundtrack, composed specifically for the game.

 

Tokaido offers several play modes
– Solo against the AI,
– Pass & play,
– Online multiplayer.

Editor : Funforge
Developer : Funforge
Available on Steam, Google Play, App Store

 

 

 

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: 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.


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