News for October 2011
The Blood Bowl Season Has Started! 7
Blood Bowl: Team Manager - The Card Game is now on sale
Blood Bowl: Team Manager | Published 07 October 2011

Say, Jim, that is impressive. You don’t often see that, do you? An Orc who picks up the ball when he’s done flattening the opposition.
          Sure don’t, Bob. Oh, ouch! That move’s illegal! Where is the ref looking?
Gouged Eye have the ball again, and are going for the end zone.
          Right, Jim. But Grim Ironjaw's gaining on Varag Ghoulchewer!
I’m afraid he’s not going to make it. Varag’s almost there...almost...

The stands are filled with screaming fans, the teams are taking the pitch, and the wait is finally over. Blood Bowl: Team Manager – The Card Game, the bone-crushing game of exciting sports action, is now on sale at your local retailer and on our webstore!

One of the hits of Gen Con Indy 2011, this exciting game lets you lead a team of Dwarf, Wood Elf, Orc, Human, Chaos, or Skaven players to victory as they compete in head-to-head weekly highlights over the course of a brutal five-week season. Survive the competitions, draft the most promising Star Players, hire talented staff, and grab the best equipment, and you’ll be sure to end up with Spike! Magazine’s “Manager of the Year” award.

Rules are made to be broken

Not sure how Blood Bowl: Team Manager – The Card Game works? Download the rules (pdf, 6.4 MB) from our support page or check out our detailed video tutorial by clicking the link below:

Click the link above to view the tutorial
You can also view it on YouTube, or with QuickTime from the support page.

Faces only a team manager could love

Not everyone will have to blitz their local retailer, however. Two weeks ago, we announced the Show Us Your Game Face contest, an opportunity for fans to put their dedication on display by sending in photos of themselves wearing their best game faces. We received a number of entries ranging from the inspiring to the repulsive, and while the final decision was a difficult one, our panel of referees tallied the bribe money and ultimately decided on these three winners:

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Congratulations to Shawn S, Andrew W, and Tom H. Your prizes are on the way! And thanks to everyone who participated; you helped make this competition a success.

Ready for the first week of match-ups? Head to your local retailer, and grab your copy of Blood Bowl: Team Manager – The Card Game today!

Blood Bowl: Team Manager – The Card Game is a bone-breaking, breathtaking card game of violence and outright cheating for two to four players. Customize your team by drafting Star Players, hiring staff, upgrading facilities, and cheating like mad. Lead your gang of misfits and miscreants to glory over your rivals as you strive to become Spike! Magazine’s Manager of the Year!

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Published: 10/11/2011 11:35:47 PM

Got my wife to play and she cleaned house with all of us.  Lots of fun!  Very Chaotic.

Published: 10/11/2011 1:26:38 PM

Played last night........GREAT Game, very FUN

Published: 10/10/2011 10:20:29 AM

Did a rules deep dive last night can't wait to get some games in with the ABBL table top league!

Published: 10/7/2011 6:54:06 PM


Just played first games since GenCon. More beautiful than I remember. 


Published: 10/7/2011 6:48:19 PM

Yes, unfortunatelly can't persuade my wife to play this with me. Damn.

Published: 10/6/2011 2:50:41 PM

AT LAST! Months of cruel waiting are at an end! Ordered a copy!

Published: 10/6/2011 2:34:50 PM

... and to think I was going to wait for a while for this. Wohoo! Real Fantasy Football, here we come!

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