(written from a Production point of view)
WizKids, Inc. is a Seattle, Washington-based game company primarily known for its production of the "Clix" series of "collectible miniatures games" (CMGs) which include HeroClix, Mage Knight, MechWarrior, and HorrorClix. The company was founded in 2000 by Jordan Weisman, a veteran of the game company FASA.
The company was acquired by NECA in 2009 and began to release licensed Star Trek games in 2011.
The company has released three Star Trek-related games which utilize variations of the "Clix" combat dial system, cards, and grid-mapped gameboards:
- Star Trek: Expeditions - set in the Alternate reality depicted in the 2009 Star Trek film
- Star Trek: Fleet Captains - set in the "Prime Universe" depicted from ENT to Star Trek Nemesis.
- Star Trek: Tactics - set in both "universes"