August 31, 2012 by dracs
To promote the release of their new board game Spartacus: A Game of Blood and Treachery Gale Force 9 are releasing a selection of special Gladiator character cards to bring the past champions of House Batiatus to the Arena!
Gladiators, are you ready?
But Sam, I hear you cry, where can I get my hands on these great character cards? Well here’s the details from Gale Force 9:
“The intimidating Gladiator Dolor was available at Gen Con 2012 for participating in a demo of Spartacus: A Game of Blood and Treachery at the Gale Force Nine booth. Dolor’s next appearance will be at Spiel in Essen, Germany; be sure to stop by hall 5 stand 12 and play a demo game to add Dolor to your ludus. The Dolor card will be available at future GF9 show and convention appearances.
Order Spartacus: A Game of Blood and Treachery direct from the Gale Force Nine online store and you’ll receive the punishing Magnetius. This offer applies to all pre-orders and future orders.
Specialty retailers who order Spartacus: A Game of Blood and Treachery from their distributors will be issued the deft Acerbitas Gladiator card. Be sure to ask your local game store about this legendary fighter.
Two more celebrated Gladiators are ready to hear the call to glory. Cards for Hadrianus and Zephyros will be available soon. Gale Force Nine will announce details on obtaining these cards at a later date.” – Gale Force 9
So if you happen to be at Spiel or plan on ordering a copy of Spartacus: A Game of Blood and Treachery than be sure to pick up your special promo Gladiator character cards to bring greater glory to your House in the sands of the arena!
Are any of you fans of the show? Would you want to pick up any of these characters?