King of Tokyo is going black
King of Tokyo Dark Edition
In late 2019 after an exclusive media preview at Essen SPIEL’19, it was revealed that a new spin-off of King of Tokyo, called King of Tokyo – Dark Edition is scheduled to be released this year!
Description from the Publisher
King of Tokyo: Dark Edition is a collector’s edition of King of Tokyo, with the fight taking place in an alternative and darker world in which the struggle for control of Tokyo has never been so fierce…and wicked!
This edition includes deluxe components (such as an embossed box and lightning-bolt-shaped energy) and all-new art by Paul Mafayon. The game is based on the classic KoT rules, with the addition of a new mechanism exclusive to this edition to offer a fresh gaming experience.
There are also new look dark versions of the two of the most recognizable monsters that have been released in the King Of universe: Gigazaur and The King!
Designed as a collector edition, King of Tokyo – Dark Edition this game will only be printed once in 2020 for the fans who have played the classic game since 2011, as well as for newcomers in the board gaming hobby who appreciate IELLO’s unique Editorial line.
The game will be released in April 2020 with it arriving in stores on April 23, 2020, online sales May 7, 2020.