|A Game of Thrones LCG | Published 19 April 2010|
Beneath the castle ruins, the lower slopes of the hill were so thickly forested that half a hundred outlaws could well have been lurking there. They could be watching me even now. Merrett glanced about, and saw nothing but gorse, bracken, thistle, sedge, and blackberry bushes between the pines and grey-green sentinels. Elsewhere skeletal elm and ash and scrub oaks choked the ground like weeds. He saw no outlaws, but that meant little. Outlaws were better at hiding than honest men.
- “A Storm of Swords” by George R.R. Martin
Fantasy Flight Games is pleased to announce the next exciting Chapter Pack for A Game of Thrones: The Card Game, Illyrio’s Gift! This first pack in the Brotherhood Without Banners cycle will introduce a new era of factions and subfactions to your deck. Check out “They Swear Allegiance to None,” and article previewing this upcoming cycle and including insights by the game’s designer.
Illyrio’s Gift is the first monthly installment of 60 fixed cards for the Brotherhood Without Banners expansion to A Game of Thrones: The Card Game. The never-before-seen cards in this expansion were designed to augment existing decks and add variety to the A Game of Thrones metagame. Featuring the hard-to-kill lightning lord Beric Dondarrion, as well as other popular characters like Edric Dayne and Rakharo, Illyrio’s Gift will bring a new level of theme and strategy to A Game of Thrones!
What’s more, Illyrio’s Gift is the first Chapter Pack for A Game of Thrones: The Card Game to adopt the versatile new collation format, meaning you’ll receive three copies each of all twenty cards in one convenient purchase!
This summer, decide where your loyalties lay...
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Based on George R.R. Martin's bestselling fantasy epic A Song of Ice and Fire, A Game of Thrones: The Card Game, playable by 2-4 players, brings the beloved heroes, villains, locations, and events of the world of Westeros to life through innovative game mechanics and the highly strategic game play. The Living Card Game format allows players to customize their gaming experience with monthly Chapter Pack expansions to the core game.
These 2 articles made my day a great DAY!!! Thank you FFG!!!
...a good representation of the Merry Men, I mean the Brotherhood Without Banner as it were.