Cryptozoic and Warner Bros. Consumer Products Announce Release of DC Deck-Building Game Crossover Pack 6: Birds of Prey

By Shahriar Fouladi

Cryptozoic and Warner Bros. Consumer Products Announce Release of DC Deck-Building Game Crossover Pack 6: Birds of Prey

Pack Can Be Added to Any DC Deck-Building Game to Play as the Birds of Prey and Add New Card Rotation Mechanic

Lake Forest, CA – September 13, 2017 – Cryptozoic Entertainment, leading creator of board games, trading cards, and collectibles, and Warner Bros. Consumer Products, on behalf of DC Entertainment, today announced the release of DC Deck-Building Game Crossover Pack 6: Birds of Prey. The expansion for the popular DC Deck-Building Game series allows players to play as the popular all-female DC Super Hero team the Birds of Prey. The team utilizes a brand-new “Rotated Cards” mechanic.

DC Deck-Building Game Crossover Pack 6: Birds of Prey

“Lots of the cards in the set have Ongoing, so they stay in play turn after turn,” said Matt Hyra, Lead Game Designer at Cryptozoic. “They can be rotated through card effects and they keep that rotation. When they rotate upright, you get a big bonus, and they remain in play to do it all over again!”

Each player chooses a Birds of Prey Super Hero to play as—Oracle, Black Canary, Huntress, Catwoman, Katana, or Batwoman—and then they shuffle in the pack’s 23 new main deck cards into any DC Deck-Building Game base set, instantly adding all-new Equipment, Villain, Hero, Super Power, and Location cards. The pack even comes with eight Super-Villains for the Birds of Prey to battle.

With the “Rotated Cards” mechanic, certain card effects allow players to rotate their cards. There are many bonuses simply for controlling rotated cards, making Ongoing cards especially beneficial since they maintain their rotated status. Moreover, some Ongoing cards generate a large bonus when they rotate for a fourth time, returning upright.

DC Deck-Building Game Crossover Pack 6: Birds of Prey is available at retailers nationwide now for a suggested retail price of $13. It requires a copy of the original DC Deck-Building Game or one of its standalone expansions—Heroes Unite, Forever Evil, or Teen Titans—to play.

 

Product Details:DC Deck-Building Game Crossover Pack 6: Birds of Prey game components

  • Number of players: 2-5
  • Ages: 15+
  • Playtime: 30-45 minutes
  • Contents Summary:
  • 6 Oversized DC Birds of Prey Super Hero Cards
  • 8 Super-Villain Cards
  • 23 Main Deck Cards
  • Requires a copy of DC Deck-Building Game or one of its standalone expansions: Heroes Unite, Forever Evil, or Teen Titans

 


For more information, check out the DC Deck-Building Game Crossover Pack 6: Birds of Prey product page.


 

About Cryptozoic
Since 2010, Cryptozoic Entertainment has been dedicated to the concept of “Fans First,” striving to develop the most creative and sought-after products for pop culture enthusiasts worldwide. As an entertainment company with a diverse portfolio of licensed and original IPs, its catalog covers a broad spectrum of tabletop games and collectibles. The passionate team at Cryptozoic aims to inspire gamers and collectors all around the globe, while bringing fans together as part of the Cryptozoic community. Visit www.cryptozoic.com for more information about product releases, events, and news.

About Warner Bros. Consumer Products
Warner Bros. Consumer Products (WBCP), a Warner Bros. Entertainment Company, extends the Studio’s powerful portfolio of entertainment brands and franchises into the lives of fans around the world.  WBCP partners with best-in-class licensees globally on an award-winning range of toys, fashion, home décor, and publishing inspired by franchises and properties such as DC, J.K. Rowling’s Wizarding World, Looney Tunes and Hanna-Barbera. The division’s successful global themed entertainment business includes groundbreaking experiences such as The Wizarding World of Harry Potter and Warner Bros. World Abu Dhabi (opening 2018). With innovative global licensing and merchandising programs, retail initiatives, promotional partnerships and themed experiences, WBCP is one of the leading licensing and retail merchandising organizations in the world.

About DC Entertainment
DC Entertainment, home to iconic brands DC (Superman, Batman, Green Lantern, Wonder Woman, The Flash, etc.), Vertigo (Sandman, Fables, etc.) and MAD, is the creative division charged with strategically integrating across Warner Bros. and Time Warner. DC Entertainment works in concert with many key Warner Bros. divisions to unleash its stories and characters across all media, including but not limited to film, television, consumer products, home entertainment, and interactive games. Publishing thousands of comic books, graphic novels and magazines each year, DC Entertainment is one of the largest English-language publishers of comics in the world.

 

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Shahriar's picture Shahriar Fouladi

Shahriar has been working as a writer and editor for Cryptozoic since 2014. When not berating people about incorrect usage of commas, he enjoys staring at walls, eating fruit, and telling toddlers he's taller than them. He also likes superheroes, comic books, TV shows, and Alfred Hitchcock movies. In his free time, you can usually find him hanging out with his wife Laura, enacting some sort of mischief together.