News for October 2012
The King of Ashes Is on Sale Now
Pick Up Your Copy of the New Expansion for Cadwallon: City of Thieves
Cadwallon: City of Thieves | Published 04 October 2012

The King of Ashes, an exciting expansion for Cadwallon: City of Thieves is now on sale at your local retailer and on our webstore! Plunge your gang of thieves into the Catacombs and take advantage of all new adventures, characters, equipment, Arcana.

The Catacombs house treasures and troubles alike. Clever thieves will find the best way to plunder its depths while avoiding the potential pitfalls that lurk beneath the city. Guilds choosing to brave the Catacombs may encounter the trap-laden treasure room of Sophet Drahas himself, or perhaps take a trip to the Scriptorium to stock up on Arcana.

As they explore, the thieves of Cadwallon must take care to avoid the eye of the dreaded Cyclops of Mid-Nor. This fearsome creatures stalks the Catacombs, and will attack any unfortunate explorer on sight. Take our tour of the Catacombs to find out more about the riches and dangers that dwell beneath the streets of the Cadwallon.

New Blood for the Gangs

With the opening of the Catacombs, new faces have flocked to the City of Thieves to try their hand at finding fortune. New mercenaries have arrived on the scene with a range of special abilities and stats. Each gang has a new recruit that they can choose to put in play in place of one of their usual members.

Sienne and Isabeau, two heroes from the base game, have also decided to throw their hats in the ring. These two characters can now be recruited as mercenaries, giving each gang three new cohorts to choose from. To learn more about these potential allies, check out our full breakdown of the characters both old and new in The King of Ashes.

Exploration, Experience, and Equipment

Beyond the new map and characters, there are a whole host of new mechanics to augment your adventures in The King of Ashes. Combat now includes the chance to gain Experience tokens or become Wounded. Exploration tokens add traps, treasures and your key to the Catacombs. Thieves can now get an extra edge by grabbing Equipment cards, and Intrigue cards can give a gang a secret Mission to complete for extra rewards.

Six new adventures introduce the inhabitants of the City of Thieves to a whole host of new challenges and chances at untold riches. All of these adventures can be played as standalone experiences, or four of them can be linked together to create a larger campaign. Our preview article has much more information about all of these new mechanics and adventures.

With six new adventures, new mercenaries, the monstrous Cyclops of Mid-Nor, and dozens of new Arcana, equipment, and Intrigue cards, The King of Ashes expansion greatly enriches your games of Cadwallon: City of Thieves. So download the rules, prepare for plunder, and pick up your copy The King of Ashes expansion for Cadwallon: City of Thieves today!

Cadwallon: City of Thieves is a fast-paced board game of cunning thievery and ruthless skullduggery in a fantasy city steeped in magic and intrigue. Two to four players each control their own gang of four thieves, competing to amass the greatest haul of loot from the many carefully locked chests scattered about the city.

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