Posts by Spartan Games

Core Nation Expansion Boxes

Posted by on Feb 7, 2017

Core Nation Expansion Boxes

Our Core Nation Expansion Boxes are an important part of the Kickstarter Campaign, appealing as they do to many thousands of existing Dystopian Wars players around the world. The new models inside these boxes have been chosen by our rules writers as an important expansion which either adds ‘narrative flavour‘ to an existing fleet or plug a tactical ‘gap’ for that Nation. The first models we have elected to make are a mix of either Naval or Aerial and the following narrative text and images will bring you up to speed on what we have developed for the Core Seven Nations....

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Four Go To Battle

Posted by on Feb 4, 2017

Four Go To Battle

  Our first four brand new modular Battleships have been refitted and are now ready to set sail for battle again. We asked Spartan Mike to explain the changes to their statistics and give us the lowdown as to why they were made. Prussian Empire Eider Class Mk I and II – Design Revision Notes Prussia’s new modular warships designs harken to the classic Emperor Battleship, a revered veteran of the Dystopian Wars world that still holds itself as a mighty vessel still today. To ensure that this new era of mainline Battleships stand on their own and can begin to make their own mark in...

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Three new DW Modular Battleships Arrive!

Posted by on Feb 1, 2017

Three new DW Modular Battleships Arrive!

Three new DW Modular Battleships Arrive! As we roll out our latest Dystopian Wars modular battleships Spartan Mike has created us a blog that discusses the design ideas behind our cool new models. Read on to find out more about these beasts of the waves…  Covenant of Antarctica Descartes Class Battleship (DWCA54) The Covenant entered the Great Conflict, reluctantly, to stymie the swell of destruction and halt the nightmare of a world at war. Years of brutality later, it has become logically evident to the Lord Marshals of Antarctica, that this nightmare has crested the edge of hell...

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Adepticon 2017

Posted by on Jan 10, 2017

Adepticon 2017

Greetings Admirals, Commodores, Generals and Supreme Commanders. As you may have read on various social media sites and on the Community Forum, Spartan Games will be supporting the Spartan events at Adepticon 2017 which is taking place in Schaumburg Illinois in the United States. Spartan Linde is heading up the crew of Vanguards running the six events on the schedule this year. These include Dystopian Wars, Firestorm Planetfall, Halo: Fleet Battles and Halo: Ground Command tournaments account for four of the events. The Flashpoint Amber FSA Narrative and The 3rd Schaumburg Prime Offensive...

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Getting ready for DW 2.5!

Posted by on Nov 17, 2016

We’re very excited to be able to tell you more about our new Dystopian Wars Version 2.5 Core rulebook. This edition is set to be one of our most important Dystopian Wars releases, helping set the scene for a huge amount of game expansion during 2017. Delivering a new rulebook is always a busy time for us, and whilst it is exciting it is also slightly nervy at the same time! During 2016 we have been looking closely at what to do next with our rulebook, commonly prompted by the impending deadline of a reprint. This task befell Spartan Derek and his brief was a simple one: make it better,...

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