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We're back...and so is Heroscape!

Posted June 12th, 2023 at 09:52 AM by truth
We apologize for the long downtime. We had a server failure and our efforts to restore the service kept getting stymied by issue after issue, most of it not within our control. If you followed the status page while we were down you know some of the story. The important things now are that:
  • we are back and there was no data loss, and
  • we're putting a plan in place to try to ensure this sort of thing doesn't happen again.
Part of the plan will involve us moving to a new hosting provider. Details of exactly when are TBD, but "soon."

All of the aside the really big news is that

Heroscape is back!


On June 8th, Renegade Game Studios announced that they are picking up the Heroscape license and will be bringing the game back! Details are still sketchy, but you can read the press release. Time to get hyped!!!
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caps's Avatar
Not sure if I should be more excited the site is back after so long or that Heroscape is back after even longer :thinking:

I'm going to go with the latter.
Posted June 12th, 2023 at 10:08 AM by caps caps is offline
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BloodyBaroness's Avatar
Kudos to all the hard work getting the site back online!
Posted June 12th, 2023 at 10:17 AM by BloodyBaroness BloodyBaroness is offline
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MrWookiee's Avatar
Scape is back, back again
Posted June 12th, 2023 at 10:22 AM by MrWookiee MrWookiee is offline
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SuperSamyon's Avatar
Welcome back Heroscapers! Oh, and welcome back Heroscape. Hope you can stick around this time. ��
Posted June 12th, 2023 at 10:24 AM by SuperSamyon SuperSamyon is offline
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Skyver's Avatar
Exciting times indeed. Can't wait to see what the future holds for Heroscape!
Posted June 12th, 2023 at 10:32 AM by Skyver Skyver is offline
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gatormustang's Avatar
Really glad Heroscapers is back up. Thank you for all of the effort it took to getting the community back online. This may seem pessimistic, but AoA/Hasbro put a very bad taste in my mouth. Needless to say I am not holding my breath with the Renegade announcement or what it may look like if it does come to fruition.
Posted June 12th, 2023 at 11:13 AM by gatormustang gatormustang is offline
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TheAverageFan's Avatar
Glad to see the site back up w/out any data loss

I donít know much about Renegade, but hopefully they approach the ip less cynically than Hasbro did with the crowdfunding-or-bust stunt they did. Even if this new comeback is official and successful, AoA will forever be shrouded in mystery and what-ifs

~TAF
Posted June 12th, 2023 at 11:27 AM by TheAverageFan TheAverageFan is offline
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IAmBatman's Avatar
Thanks for all the hard work you do behind the scenes on this stuff, Xorlof!
Posted June 12th, 2023 at 02:23 PM by IAmBatman IAmBatman is offline
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Seb from space's Avatar
Heroscape and heroscapers are back !!!!
Posted June 12th, 2023 at 04:53 PM by Seb from space Seb from space is offline
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Dragon4201976's Avatar
It’s great the site is back up.
I was quite intrigued about the news of the new Agreement between Renegade and Hasbro. It will be interesting to see what will come from this License Agreement. I can not wait to see what we will get as the new Heroscape is Released!
Posted June 12th, 2023 at 07:04 PM by Dragon4201976 Dragon4201976 is offline
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mstachiw's Avatar
Welcome back gang!
Posted June 12th, 2023 at 07:55 PM by mstachiw mstachiw is offline
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lefton4ya's Avatar
Welcome back! Was not the best time to be down during huge announcement and planning for tournaments including ScapeCon, but that just makes us appreciate it more.
Posted June 13th, 2023 at 10:44 AM by lefton4ya lefton4ya is offline
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Scapemage's Avatar
Wonderfully surprising news. I must say, I am way more cautiously optimistic this time around, alas I trust Renegade a lot from my experience in board gaming and hope to get vastly excited as more news comes.
Posted June 13th, 2023 at 12:05 PM by Scapemage Scapemage is offline
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TGRF's Avatar
I'd like to thank Xorlof and whoever else was involved in restoring the site. Many thanks!

~TGRF.
Posted June 13th, 2023 at 02:13 PM by TGRF TGRF is offline
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Nukatha's Avatar
I'll echo all the above. Thank you Xorlof and all others involved!
Posted June 13th, 2023 at 07:08 PM by Nukatha Nukatha is offline
 
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