Last week, Ravensburger, the renowned board game publisher, made an exciting announcement that has thrilled Star Wars fans worldwide. In their pursuit of expanding the immersive Star Wars Villainous universe, Ravensburger revealed the highly anticipated first expansion for the game, aptly titled “Star Wars Villainous: Scum and Villainy.” Scheduled for release this coming August, the expansion promises to deliver an exhilarating gaming experience by introducing the notorious bounty hunter Boba Fett into the mix.
The inclusion of Boba Fett in Star Wars Villainous: Scum and Villainy is a significant development that has generated tremendous buzz and anticipation within the gaming community. Known for his formidable skills and mysterious allure, Boba Fett is a beloved character in the Star Wars franchise. Players will now have the opportunity to step into the shoes of this iconic anti-hero and mastermind their way to victory.
While the announcement showcased the thrilling addition of Boba Fett, Ravensburger tantalizingly hinted at two more villains to be included in the expansion. Although the identities of these characters have not yet been officially disclosed, fans eagerly await further information, which is set to be revealed next month when pre-orders become available. With the expansion’s release just a few months away, the anticipation surrounding the remaining villains is reaching a fever pitch.
Drawing from the vast Star Wars universe, fans have speculated on the possible identities of the two additional villains. Considering the expansion’s theme of “Scum and Villainy,” many enthusiasts have postulated that the chosen characters may be renowned bounty hunters, further enriching the gameplay experience. Among the fan-favorite contenders are Bossk and IG-88, both well-known figures within the Star Wars canon. These formidable bounty hunters possess distinctive characteristics and fascinating backstories, making them strong candidates to join the roster of Star Wars Villainous.
As the clock ticks closer to the release of Star Wars Villainous: Scum and Villainy, fans eagerly anticipate the upcoming pre-order phase, where more information about the two additional villains will finally be unveiled. With the promise of enhanced gameplay, the expansion is poised to captivate players with its new characters, expanded strategies, and immersive storytelling. The Star Wars Villainous community eagerly awaits the chance to dive deeper into the dark side of the Star Wars universe and indulge in the thrill of being the most cunning and formidable villains the galaxy has ever known.
In Star Wars Villainous: Scum and Villainy, players will choose to play with one of three iconic Villains from the Star Wars galaxy, including Boba Fett. Depending on their Villain’s unique power, players will use their Villain’s “Ambition” to perform actions that power effects based on the Villain’s use of the Force, strategic leadership, or sheer luck. The game also incorporates Villain-specific missions and rules for iconic ships and transports from all corners of the Star Wars galaxy.
Talking about bringing Boba Fett into the game, Florian Baldenhofer of Ravensburger shared:
As we near 4 million Villainous games sold worldwide, we are excited to expand the Star Wars Villainous galaxy, with Boba Fett, the most highly requested Villain in the galaxy. But Boba Fett isn’t the only beloved bad guy for hire in ‘Scum and Villainy,’ as we’ll reveal two more notorious Star Wars characters that fans are sure to recognize.
You can look forward to play Star Wars Villainous: Scum and Villainy this August with an MSRP of $29.99.