Ninja Division and Mage Company join hands

Ninja Division Publishing are teaming up with Mage Company Ltd to bring some Mage games to the North American market (and by relationship also more easily to the Australian market). The games “Raid & Trade”, “12 Realms”, and the upcoming “Aether Captains” are all part of the deal.

Beginning immediately, distributors and retailers may contact Ninja Division Publishing with all trade enquiries regarding Raid & Trade, 12 Realms, and their associated expansions, which are scheduled for release Q2 2016. Aether Captains will be coming to Kickstarter this February by Mage Company.

Below is the press release info and box arts:

12 Realms board game from Ninja Division and Mage Company - Australian tabletop board game news and reviews12 Realms – Does beautiful box art make for a beautiful board game.

12 Realms is a fast and light hearted cooperative game for 1 to 6 players. Playing as classic fairytale and historical heroes such as Snow White, Red Riding Hood, Siegfried, and Jeanne D’Arc, players must band together to stop the Lords of Darkness from pillaging the 12 Realms. Travel through enchanted realms of myth and legend battling the minions of the Lords of Darkness to reclaim powerful artifacts to stop their reign of terror once and for all!

Raid and Trade game from Ninja Division and Mage Company - Australian tabletop board game news and reviewsRaid and Trade cute post apocalyptic scavenging.

Raid & Trade is a strategic game of survival for 3 to 5 players. Play as a survivor of the third world war seeking to gain refuge within the Golden City, the last bastion of civilization. To prove yourself worthy of entrance you must complete one of the regents’ bizarre quests. Work cooperatively with fellow players through trading, scavenging materials, and crafting useful goods, or simply take what you need with force. How will you earn your way into the Golden City?

Aether Captains board game from Ninja Division and Mage Company - Australian tabletop board game news and reviewsAether Captains coming to Kickstarter soon

Aether Captains is a steampunk themed, scenario-based, asymmetric board game for 2 to 5 players. One player commands the mighty naval zeppelins of the Grand Compact. With your staunch crew of steam welders, engineers, navigators and gunners, you have been tasked by the Emperor to defend the Grand Compact from the merciless sky pirates. The remaining players command waves of attacking sky pirates, each with their own unique objectives which may pit them against any player when it results in the greatest profit for themselves. Coming to Kickstarter this February from Mage Company!

Lots of publishing deals going on at the moment. How long before they all just merge into one or two giant entities eh?