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Star Trek: Attack Wing is a multi-player table game set within the Star Trek "universe". It is produced by WizKids and premiered at retail in August 2013.

Players assume the roles of commanders who customize, upgrade and assign famous crew members to their starship fleets. Players and their fleets then compete against each other in various combat and exploration scenarios during the game.

These fleets are drawn from factions such as the Borg, the Dominion and the Federation. Each fleet has its special statistics, abilities and maneuvers displayed on separate "HeroClix Combat Dials". For its gaming mechanics, a unique version of the "FlightPath maneuver system" is used, under license from Fantasy Flight Games. [1]

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Many of the game's painted starship miniatures are very similar to those produced for the Star Trek: Tactics game but Attack Wing's Federation ships do not have names or registries painted onto their hulls, allowing them to represent more than one vessel of the same class. A number of the ships feature new paint schemes or are molded from translucent plastic. Unpainted versions of some of the miniatures were also released earlier in the Star Trek: Fleet Captains game and subsequently in the Star Trek: Frontiers game, the latter in a scaled-down form.

Attack Wing introduced a number of canon starship designs that had never been produced for the public as licensed miniatures. Some starships have names and registries taken from non-canon sources including Star Trek novels and the Star Trek Customizable Card Game.

Additional gaming scenarios, unique starships and a space station are playable on maps distributed through a series of Organized Play Program tournaments. [2]

Starter setsEdit

Starter SetEdit

The first starter set was released in August 2013 and includes a Rule book, Quick Start rules, Ship, Captain, Crew, Tech, and Weapons Upgrade cards, Range Ruler, game tokens, and the following starships:

Federation vs Klingons Starter SetEdit

A second starter set was released in December 2017 and contains an updated Rulebook, Quick Start rules, Ship, Captain, Crew, Tech, and Weapons Upgrade cards, Range Ruler, game tokens, and the following starships:

Expansion packsEdit

Expansion starships include Ship, Captain, Crew, Mission, Tech, and Weapons Upgrade cards with game tokens and movement dials. Excepting the Borg cube and sphere set, each ship is retailed individually.









Mirror UniverseEdit


Species 8472Edit



* Announced but subsequently removed from release schedule; currently listed as "Wave X"

Faction packsEdit

Each Faction pack includes four pre-painted starship miniatures with cards, token sheets, dial connector pieces, bases, and pegs. Many of the cards and tokens are unique to each pack and allow a player to field a newly constituted fleet from a particular faction, straight out of the box.

Dominion – December 2017Edit

Romulan – December 2017Edit

Ferengi – February 2018Edit

Mirror Universe – The Kelvin Timeline – October 2018Edit

Independents – A Motley Fleet – October 2018Edit

Borg – Resistance Is Futile – July 2019Edit

The Animated Series – September 2019Edit

Vulcan – Live Long & Prosper – August 2020Edit

Dominion – Cardassian Union – August 2020Edit

Federation – To Boldly Go... – October 2020Edit

Klingon – Blood Oath – October 2020Edit

Deep Cuts starshipsEdit

As part of its "Deep Cuts" series, WizKids began to retail unpainted versions of many of the game's starship miniatures. Each ship is coated in Acrylicos Vallejo primer, features deeper hull detailing for easier paint application, and includes a connector piece, two pegs, a base, and a decal sheet.

Wave 1 – February 2018Edit

Wave 2 – November 2018Edit

Wave 3 – January 2019Edit

Card packsEdit

Card packs include cards, token sheets and dial connector pieces that incorporate updated icons and rules. For use within the game, each card pack requires the addition of a starship miniature and other elements from an earlier expansion or starter pack, as identified (by class) below.

Wave 1 – September 2017Edit

Wave 2 – January 2018Edit

Wave 3 – March 2018Edit

Wave 4 – October 2018Edit

Organized PlayEdit

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Many retailers host game tournaments where players can engage in a series of single or multiple event Organized Play competitions.

Storyline Organized Play EventsEdit

Each month, players collected participation prizes and vied for unique ships or cards. The player who had the best overall record at the conclusion of the monthly events was crowned Fleet Admiral and awarded a "Grand Prize". Each game included instructions and score sheets. Some events incorporated random ships packaged in "blind boxes".

The Dominion WarEdit

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Operation Return – October 2013Edit
The Battle of Chin'toka – November 2013Edit
The Siege of AR-558 – December 2013Edit
  • PWB Aj'rmrD'deridex-class* × 3
  • Reinforcements sideboards/Reference cards† × 12
  • 4 bases and 8 pegs in 4 colors† × 12
The Attack On Earth – January 2014Edit
The Battle of Cardassia – February 2014Edit
The Last Battle of Deep Space 9 – March 2014Edit
Grand PrizeEdit
  • Deep Space 9 – 12-inch diameter Nor-Class space station (model)

The CollectiveEdit

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First Contact – July 2014Edit
  • Ti'MurSuurok-class* × 3
  • Randomized expansion pack ship† × 10
  • Counter Attack dice† × 10
  • Map element sets × 5
The Battle of Wolf 359 – August 2014Edit
The Battle of Sector 001 – September 2014Edit
Randomized Expansion ShipsEdit
Grand PrizeEdit

Resistance Is FutileEdit

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Dark Frontier – October 2014Edit
Unimatrix Zero – November 2014Edit
Endgame – December 2014Edit
Randomized Expansion ShipsEdit
Grand PrizeEdit

The Q-ContinuumEdit

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Encounter at Farpoint – April 2015Edit
Deja Q – May 2015Edit
All Good Things – June 2015Edit
Grand PrizeEdit
  • Q-Continuum card pack × 2

Temporal Cold WarEdit

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Shockwave – October 2015Edit
Future Tense – November 2015Edit
Zero Hour – December 2015Edit
Grand PrizeEdit
  • Temporal Cold War card pack × 2

The Classic MoviesEdit

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The Wrath of Khan – April 2016Edit
The Search for Spock – May 2016Edit
The Voyage Home – June 2016Edit
Grand PrizeEdit

Klingon Civil WarEdit

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Attack On Gowron – September 2016Edit
Battle of Mempa – October 2016Edit
Baiting The Romulans – November 2016Edit
  • IKS ToralB'rel-class card pack* × 3
  • All Stop cards† × 10
Grand PrizeEdit

Monthly Episode Organized Play EventsEdit

These single events included new starships or cards as prizes and provided new scenarios for tournament play.

The Tholian Web – April 2014Edit

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  • Tholia One (β) – Tholian ship* × 3
  • Red Alert Upgrade cards† × 10
  • Full About maneuver templates and Reference cards† × 10
  • Map element sets × 5

Arena – May 2014Edit

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A Matter Of Honor – February 2015Edit

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Peak Performance – March 2015Edit

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Year of Hell – August 2015 – Edit

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Balance of Terror – September 2015Edit

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The Void – January 2016Edit

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The Doomsday Machine – February 2016Edit

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Tin Man – July 2016Edit

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The Corbomite Maneuver – August 2016Edit

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The Trouble with Tribbles – September 2016Edit

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Yesterday's Enterprise – January 2017Edit

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In a Mirror, Darkly – March 2017Edit

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Drive – April 2017Edit

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2015-2016 Organized Play Series Tournament Expansion PackEdit

In September 2015, ten ships were released in a brick of "blind" booster boxes to reinforce the 2015-2016 Organized Play Series. Similar to many gashapon toys, the contents of each box was not printed on its exterior.

Randomized Expansion ShipsEdit

Monthly Organized Play EventsEdit

These single events include new cards as prizes and provide new scenarios for tournament play.

Chronological Chaos – August 2017Edit

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Resource Rumble – October 2017Edit

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Trap Travesty – December 2017Edit

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Escort Exhort – December 2019Edit

  • TBA

Diplomatic Dilemma – June 2020Edit

  • TBA

Black Hole Brawl – October 2020Edit

  • TBA

Holographic Hullabaloo – TBAEdit

  • TBA
* Competitive prize
Participation prize
Flex prize

Convention exclusivesEdit

Gen Con 2013Edit

A unique promotional Khan Singh Captain card was released exclusively at the Gen Con gaming convention in August 2013. [3]

Gen Con 2014Edit

At the August 2014 Gen Con gaming convention, a Cloaked Ships Pack and DS9 Crew Upgrade Card Pack were released. The twelve ships were produced in black-tinted translucent plastic with white speckles to simulate the appearance of cloaked ships in space.

Cloaked Ships PackEdit

See alsoEdit

External linksEdit

Official site
Collector sites
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