Fans of WizKids HeroClix will be happy with the news that a Star Trek version of the collectible miniatures game will be released later this year.
A new press release announced the agreement between CBS Consumer Products and WizKids/NECA which made the Trek version of the game possible.
“WizKids/NECA and CBS Consumer Products today announced that they have entered into an agreement wherein WizKids/NECA will create HeroClix branded miniature games to be sold both physically and digitally, set in the Star Trek universe, including all of the Star Trek television shows and Star Trek feature films.
“‘Star Trek changed the way people think about the future,’ said WizKids/NECA President Lax Chandra. ‘We are thrilled at the opportunity to marry our innovative game design and exceptional miniatures with the incredibly rich Star Trek franchise. We believe HeroClix and the Star Trek Universe are ideally suited for cooperative gaming and table top miniature simulation and will speak to gamers in a new and compelling way.’
“The first WizKids/NECA Star Trek game will release around Christmas, 2010 with additional expansions to follow”
Below is an example of a typical HeroClix figurine set. These figures are from the Marvel HeroClix.