Matt Leacock is most well known for the the Pandemic games, but he has a few other designer credits to his name.  One of those is Thunderbirds from Modiphius Entertainment.  It must have had a successful run, because Modiphius has announced a second expansion for the game.

Today we’re really pleased to announce Thunderbirds are go for Above & Beyond, the second expansion for Matt Leacock’s award-winning Thunderbirds the 50th Anniversary Co-operative Board Game!

Thunderbirds: Above and Beyond is available exclusively on the Modiphius store!

Following hot on the jets of Thunderbirds expansion #1 Tracy Island, Above & Beyond adds a whole new dimension to the game, with four new ways to play, new modes, new models, new cards and new vehicles to expand your International Rescue adventures, plus the option to customise your own unique games.

But beware the Hood’s schemes are also more deadly than ever! So International Rescue must develop their skills and learn to work together under pressure to thwart his dastardly wiles.

Fortunately the completion of some missions and certain rescues will now help International Rescues worldwide operation and save even more human lives.

Thunderbirds: Above & Beyond features:

  • Rule book
  • 4 new ways to play the game:
  • 5 new level 5 scheme cards
  • 18 Tarot sized character cards, enabling characters to level up skills during the game
  • 10 iconic disaster vehicle models and 10 disaster vehicle cards, that gives an alternate reward for averting disasters.
  • A sand timer to play a timed version called crisis mode
  • Blank scheme, disaster, event and F.A.B. Cards to create your own.
  • Extra F.A.B. And event cards

We hope you’ll enjoy this chance to explore the Thunderbirds: Above & Beyond expansion, which is available now and be sure to check out all our Thunderbirds page which features accessories and expansions like the Thunderbirds RPG,  Tracy Island plus special dice and cards sets.

If you are a fan of cooperative games, then be sure to give the Thunderbirds cooperative board game a shot.