The first spoilers for the next VtES (maxi-) expansion “Blood Dimmed Tides” (BDT) have surfaced on the Usenet Newsgroup. This new and exciting expansion will contain approx. 500 new cards with ~150 new vampires and ~450 new library cards. The tagline for the expansion is “We put depth into strategy“.
Along with the usual boosters, there will be 6 brand-new starter decks with all-new vampires:
- Assamite SEALs
- Aquatic Gangrel
- Lasombra Pirate Captains
- Ravnos Mermaids
- Samedi Zombie Pirates
- Tzimisce Squid Ghouls
There are at least three new keywords/game mechanics
- Depth — a new combat range, similar to close or long range.
- Aquatic — a new trait for all minions.
- Shiplane — this mechanic is not yet known to the public.
Other cards which names have been spoiled, but we have no further details about:
- Harpoon of Ahab
- Lost Temple of Set
- Reinforced Hull
- Spear Gun
- Squid Ghoul