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WizKids, Inc. is a Seattle-based company that first made its mark in the non-electronic game industry producing collectible miniatures wargames. The company was founded in 2000 by Jordan Weisman, a veteran of the game company FASA. It was purchased by sports-card manufacturer Topps, Inc. in 2003. Wizkids developed a collectible miniatures game entitled Halo ActionClix which was released on September 18, 2007, several days before the launch of Halo 3.