Many Bothans Died to Bring News of Star Wars Edge of Darkness

February 13, 2013 by dracs

Fantasy Flight Games are releasing a new expansion for the Star Wars card game; Edge of Darkness, bringing with it a new affiliations for both the forces of the light and the dark side of the force.

Star Wars Edge of Darkness Expansion

This expansion brings with it 22 new objective sets and 132 new cards. These include two new affiliations. The Dark side will be getting the Scum and Villainy affiliation, focusing on capturing an opponent’s cards using such iconic figures as Jabba the Hutt and Slave I.

The Light side get the help of the Smugglers and Spies, which focuses on taking gambles on high risk, high gain strategies, as well as stealthy tricks, such as allowing you to strike even out of engagements.

Star Wars Edge of Darkness Cards

This set of course focuses primarily upon the events we witnessed in the original three films, but will also allow you to play out events that may have been happening at the time. The example Fantasy Flight give is the infiltration efforts of the Bothans. Don’t know what a Bothan is? Don’t worry, they just died trying to bring you that information.

So guys will you stand upon the Edge of Darkness? For the Bothans!