Mercury’s Ashes The cryo dream was always the same. They wait for me there – two great arms reaching out from the sun, enfolding, encircling, a playful dance of light and heat. As a child, watching from orbit, it reminded me of a gentle caress, the blessing of Helios – his fatherly embrace. An eternity Read more about Helionox – Chapter 1[…]
Mercury Protocol 12 years have passed on Earth since the sun devoured Mercury – the first world lost in this war we call the Helionox. I’ll never forget the day my family took to the ships to escape the solar flares. Three generations all born on Mercury, we fled with millions of other refugees. Most of Read more about Helionox – Prologue[…]
April 19th, 2016 This blog post comes as an official date announcement. Our Kickstarter will commence on the Tuesday April 19th! Be there on day one and help us get a great start to this awesome new expansion for Helionox. The Core Set and the Expansion Helionox is a movement based deck building card game Read more about Zeroic Blog 004 – Mercury Protocol announcement part 2[…]
Obviously its been way too long since our last blog post but its not because we haven’t been busy. So, here we are – back with another post – and this one is pretty exciting. Zeroic Games is pleased to announce its first expansion and second release ever… Helionox: Mercury Protocol This expansion will bring Read more about Zeroic Blog 003 – Mercury Protocol announcement part 1[…]
Working on the card art for HELIONOX: The Last Sunset has been an exciting, fulfilling and educational process. When we started this game, I really had no concept of what digital art was or could be and spent roughly three years teaching myself the basics of color, anatomy, composition and, of course, Photoshop. I’ve learned Read more about Anatomy of a Card[…]
BGG.con 2015 Wow. That was a whirlwind of meeting new people, demoing games and watching a lot of people getting excited about Helionox! This was my first opportunity to actually meet and hang out with Sean Brown, president and owner of Mr. B Games. Sean has been amazing to work with – professional, knowledgeable, timely, Read more about Zeroic Blog 002 – BGG.con[…]
The first Zeroic Games blog post. Oh sure, we ‘ve had other posts, from time to time, but this our first coordinated effort to make it happen with any regularity. Perhaps a fitting day to start this process since at the time of writing this, I am on route to Dallas for BGG.con. Now the Read more about Zeroic Blog 001 – Introductions[…]
Many thanks to JD White and Sophie Lagace for their ideas for one of the Imagination Challenge images. Here’s what we started with: Both JD and Sophie saw a futuristic city, so I went with that. Here’s the finished product: Thanks again, guys, for the inspiring ideas!
Just a quick shout out to all the friendly gamers who took time to play Helionox at Dragonflight last weekend. We appreciate your ideas and feedback and hope you enjoyed playing the prototype of our game. Stay tuned for updates and news!