[[wysiwyg_imageupload:6061:]]First announced back in December of 2011, the Marvel Heroic Roleplaying: Annihilation Event Book is now available.
Players can play as various cosmic characters including Nova, Quasar, Drax and even Beta Ray Bill.
The premium edition is a 384 page hardcover also featuring art from the series.
A digital Essentials version is available as well at a discounted price.
You can order the Annihilation Event Book from Amazon.
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Here's the info via Margaretweis.com:
AN UNSTOPPABLE FORCE
A wave of invaders from the Negative Zone spreads from galaxy to galaxy, bringing chaos and ruin to everything in its path. Starfaring empires and intergalactic peacekeeping forces are torn asunder. When Annihilus and his conquering hordes threaten even mighty Galactus, can your cosmic heroes hope to stop the Annihilation Wave?
MARVEL HEROIC ROLEPLAYING Event Books capture the drama and action of pivotal Marvel Universe blockbuster events, with hero and villain datafiles, detailed sourcebook entries, and story material. Rewrite history, make your own choices, and change your hero’s fate. With MARVEL HEROIC ROLEPLAYING Event Books, the worlds of What If? are yours to explore.
This Premium Edition Event Book includes:
Operations Manual: Easy to learn game rules for playing characters from the Marvel Universe and playing out your favorite Marvel Blockbuster Events!
Annihilation: Based on the sweeping cosmic saga of the blockbuster Annihilation storyline! Cosmic-level heroes and villains rising up against the invasion. Includes rules to scale up the game to cosmic level as well as key game Milestones and interstellar locations you expect from such a star-shattering event.
Hero Datafiles: Game play sheets for many of your favorite cosmic Marvel Super Heroes, from fan-favorites like Nova and Quasar to the awe-inspiring Heralds of Galactus!
For two to eight players, ages 13 and up. Requires game dice.
Written by Cam Banks, Joseph Blomquist, Dave Chalker, Jason Corley, John Donoghue, Rob Donoghue, Matt Forbeck, Matthew Gandy, Dean Gilbert, Will Hindmarch, Richard Hirsch, Judd Karlman, Mike Lafferty, Brad McMillan, Philippe-Antoine Menard, Jack Norris and Morgan Peer.
MWP 6201 - ISBN: 978-1-936685-22-6
Hardcover - Color - 384 Pages