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Alderac Entertainment Group

Alderac Entertainment Group
Privately held company
Industry Role-playing, Collectible card games
Founded 1993
Headquarters Ontario, California, USA
Key people
John Zinser, Todd Rowland, Mark Wootton
Products See article
Website www.alderac.com

Alderac Entertainment Group, or AEG, is a publisher of role-playing game, board game, and collectible card game products. AEG was formed by Jolly Blackburn[1] in 1993 and is based in the city of Ontario, California. Prior to getting into their current markets, AEG was involved in hobby gaming magazines, with their first product the magazine Shadis (winner of the 1994, 1995, and 1996 Origins Awards for Best Professional Gaming Magazine[2][3][4]).

Including the three for Shadis mentioned above, AEG products have garnered eight Origins Awards (see the individual articles noted below for more details).

In 2009, AEG entered the board games market with 10 new board game releases. Notable successes include Thunderstone and Smash Up.

Contents

  • Products 1
    • Collectible card games 1.1
    • Board games 1.2
    • Deck-building card games 1.3
    • Role-playing games 1.4
    • Miniatures 1.5
  • References 2
  • External links 3

Products

Collectible card games

Board games

Deck-building card games

Role-playing games

Miniatures

  • Clan War[13] (Legend of the Five Rings Miniature Combat)

References

  1. ^  
  2. ^ "Origins Award Winners (1994)". 
  3. ^ "Origins Award Winners (1995)". 
  4. ^ "Origins Award Winners (1996)". 
  5. ^ "Alderac Entertainment Group (description)". RPG Resource. Archived from the original on 25 October 2007. Retrieved 2007-09-26. 
  6. ^ "Evil (Review)". RPG Resource. Retrieved 2007-09-26. 
  7. ^ "Dungeons (Review)". RPG Resource. Retrieved 2007-09-26. 
  8. ^ "Sundered Faith (Review)". RPG Resource. Retrieved 2007-09-26. 
  9. ^ Newquist, Ken. "Stargate SG-1 Roleplaying Game (Review)".  
  10. ^ Kohler, Alan. "Review of Swashbuckling Adventures". Psion. 
  11. ^ Mix, Brad (2002). "Review of Swashbuckling Adventures". D20 Magazine Rack. 
  12. ^ Bassingthwaite, Don. "The SF Site Featured Review: 7th Sea". Archived from the original on 25 August 2007. Retrieved 2007-09-26. 
  13. ^ "Listing for Alderac Entertainment Group".  

External links

  • AEG's official site
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