Renegade Game Studios, has announced new categories and properties for hobby gaming by extending their partnership with Hasbro, Inc.. This expanded partnership includes the G.I. Joe, Transformers, and My Little Pony brands that join Renegade's Power Rangers line. For those who are excited by this news, they can expect new roleplaying games such as a Dungeons & Dragons 5e compatible Power Rangers RPG, along with deckbuilding games hitting store shelves in 2021.
“Hasbro has brought so much joy to fans through these worlds filled with rich narratives and iconic characters. We are excited to expand our relationship with Hasbro to help bring these stories to hobby tabletops in a new way, “explains Scott Gaeta, President and Publisher at Renegade Game Studios.
“We’re thrilled to expand our relationship with Renegade Game Studios to include more fan favorite brands from our portfolio,” said Casey Collins, Senior Vice President and General Manager, Global Consumer Products at Hasbro. “The tabletop and roleplaying games Renegade Game Studios innovated for the Power Rangers franchise have proved to authentically connect with both gamers and the Ranger Nation and we are confident that G.I. Joe, Transformers and My Little Pony fans will love the exciting games coming soon.”
Hasbro and Renegade Game Studios' first partnership resulted in Power Rangers: Heroes of the Grid Miniatures Board Game in 2018, and there has been 11 expansions released since then. There will also be a new Renegade website released later this fall to support the communities that have formed around its line-up of Hasbro games. Current programs will add organized play, achievements, and in-store and home events such as the Morphin Monday Twitch programs and Power Rangers free monthly scenarios.
There's a virtual version of Renegade Con next month, so be sure to check it out if you're interested. Why go? There's some panels featuring former Power Rangers, and there are going to be news and announcements that may just capture your attention.
If you're intrigued by this news, be sure to sign up for the new Renegade Game Studios newsletter here for more details on the upcoming G.I. Joe, Transformers, and My Little Pony games. The first game coming is the Power Rangers Deck-Building game, which be available for pre-order in Q4 2020.