Therion - To Release New Board Game


011, the new fantasy board game from Scribabs featuring members of Therion will be released later this year... Wait, what?




The game 011, dubbed "An adventure by Therion", is designed by Marco Valtriani and based on a novel by Paolo Vallerga. The back-story can be read here (scroll down for English).

Commented mainman Christofer Johnsson: "Paulo Vallerga from the famous game developer Scribabs approached the band at the show in Milano last year with this great idea of making a fantasy boardgame based upon the stage characters mixed with mythology. And we instantly thought it was the coolest thing we've heard in ages and loved the idea! The name of the game is 011 and you will find me and the rest of Therion appearing as even more fantastic characters than we are in reality!"

Board game geeks can find more info on boardgamegeek.com. A music video accompanying the game is said to be released in June. Stay tuned, I guess.

Source: megatherion.com
Band profile: Therion
 
Posted: 18.02.2011 by __SpOO__


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18.02.2011 - 13:08
Darkside Momo
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Geekiness FTW!

I'm sure to check that!
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18.02.2011 - 13:19
ImperialTroll
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Hahahahaha OMG this is so cool gotta check it out
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18.02.2011 - 13:31
Tranquillizer
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Cant wait for this to come out
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18.02.2011 - 13:33
LeChron James
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WHA. DA. FACK. Therion is so weird.
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18.02.2011 - 14:19
Malevolent-Jim

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....Did Sitra Ahra sell that little?
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18.02.2011 - 14:22
Tranquillizer
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Written by Malevolent-Jim on 18.02.2011 at 14:19

....Did Sitra Ahra sell that little?


Even if it did, I doubt they seriously think this will make them truck loads of cash.
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18.02.2011 - 14:37
Ellrohir
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18.02.2011 - 15:55
Ag Fox
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Weird,lol
guess fans would be happy though
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18.02.2011 - 18:13
Dominus
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I want it on my table.
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18.02.2011 - 18:33
Jiri

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I'll play this game with a few 4 year olds.
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18.02.2011 - 22:00
Vitriolic Hate
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Haha,seems interesting!
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18.02.2011 - 22:16
Troy Killjoy
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Does it come with a beginner's magic set?
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18.02.2011 - 22:38
Introspekrieg
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Written by Jiri on 18.02.2011 at 18:33

I'll play this game with a few 4 year olds.

Not if Megan's Law warns their parents first!





I can't wait to collect the whole "In The Desert Of" set.
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18.02.2011 - 23:03
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April fools has come early this year.
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19.02.2011 - 01:30
Daggon
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This is very, veeeery weird.
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19.02.2011 - 12:55
Elodie Artour
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Written by The Shape 1973 on 18.02.2011 at 23:03

April fools has come early this year.

Fair said, man.

Therion have always been extremely weird. No wonder they/their management have come up with such an idea.
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19.02.2011 - 18:20
Thryce
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Written by Elodie Artour on 19.02.2011 at 12:55

No wonder they/their management have come up with such an idea.

Except that it wasn't their idea at all. As the report clearly states, the game developers approached Therion first. All Therion did was give their approval. Just saying.
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19.02.2011 - 19:07
Elodie Artour
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Written by Thryce on 19.02.2011 at 18:20

Written by Elodie Artour on 19.02.2011 at 12:55

No wonder they/their management have come up with such an idea.

Except that it wasn't their idea at all. As the report clearly states, the game developers approached Therion first. All Therion did was give their approval. Just saying.

Okay, then, my bad. That statement of mine was just an assumption, though.
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20.02.2011 - 01:22
Black Conundrum

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A board game probably has never been applied to a metal band before (I'm not saying that it certainly hasn't, however). That's a pretty original undertaking.
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