By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Jul 31st, 2012
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Red Box Games keeps rolling along over on Kickstarter, having made it to over 400% funded. How much higher can they make it go in these next 2 weeks? From the campaign: With the $20k mark being reached the highly cool and very multi-part hordesmen are now funded! Super cool evil barbarians to go with...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Jul 31st, 2012
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WizKids, for their preview today for their Justice League set, previews Firestorm, Firestorm and Fury. And no, that’s not a typo (nor is it one in the headline, either). From the preview: For today’s DC HeroClix: Justice League set previews, we head back to the classroom and visit with two teen...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Jul 31st, 2012
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Miniature Building Authority has a pair of new girls available on their website. From the update: This year we have a new Miniature Building Authority construction girl, the Plumber. No task too small for her. She is on her hands and knees with wrench and flashlight in hand. Also, Yoder’s Gentl...
By Polar_Bear
In Events
Jul 31st, 2012
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Catalyst Game Labs & Harebrained Schemes are going to be attending Pax Prime for the first time and they’d love it if you could stop by and say, “Hi.” Catalyst Game Labs is attending Pax Prime for the first time! Come check out all the latest releases for BattleTech, Shadowrun,...
By Polar_Bear
In Mantic
Jul 31st, 2012
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Mantic keeps the Enforce previews coming. Here’s another quartet of shots. From the preview: We hope you enjoyed the Enforcer treats last week… because we’ve got even more for you today! Enforcer armour have in built jets that allow them to “jump” across the battlefield. Couple this with one of...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Jul 31st, 2012
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Wyrd has some more plastic model previews up. These are for some special-edition figures they’re working on. From the preview: Let’s get to this years special edition miniatures – one of which features Eric and Nathan after a long day at work....
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Jul 31st, 2012
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All Flesh Must Be Eaten has a WWII sourcebook called Band of Zombie over on Kickstarter. Check it out. From the campaign: The Band of Zombies sourcebook for All Flesh Must Be Eaten now has a Kickstarter Project to help get it to press! Don’t let the zombie Germans win… become a supporter!...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Jul 31st, 2012
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Play Unplugged put up a review of the new D&D Dungeon Command games. I’ve actually been looking into these as well. Let’s see what they have to say about them. From the review: Play Unplugged looks at Wizards of the Coast’s return to prepainted plastic miniatures with a review ...
By Polar_Bear
In Modelling
Jul 31st, 2012
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Old Glory 25s has a bunch of new weapon packs available over on their website. From the release: New 15mm WWII Weapons Packs Ready to Go! We now have 9 new codes that we have added in with the Command Decision 15mm WWII range of figures. Ready to go are weapons packs that will add […]...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Jul 31st, 2012
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Lead Adventure Miniatures has released a new dwarf mage and a pair of dwarven barmaids (one they’d previewed earlier). From the release: two new Dwarf packs this week, a Dwarf Mage and two very tough Dwarf Maids...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Jul 31st, 2012
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Warlord Games is now taking pre-orders for their Black Powder line of Napoleonic French Infantry. Be the first kid on your block with them! From the announcement:Our next plastic boxed set is now ready for pre-order! Featuring French Line Infantry in uniforms ideal for battles from 1806 right through...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Jul 31st, 2012
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Shadowrun Online has another update for us as they get close to $200k for their project. But we all know you really want to see this gameplay video. So here it is: From the update: More news from Shadowrun Online campaign headquarters! We have 15 days to go, and we’ll hopefully get near the $20...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy Flight Games
Jul 31st, 2012
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Dust Chronicles is a new community webzine available for all you Dust Warfare and Tactics fans. Free to download! From them to you: Originated by fans on the Dust Tactics Facebook group, Dust Chronicles is a ‘By the Gamer, For the Gamer’ webzine. We are always actively taking submissions ...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Jul 31st, 2012
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Wyrd started a Kickstarter campaign for a new game they’re working on: Evil Baby Orphanage. From the campaign:Tiny, terrible, and in serious need of predeeming. Welcome to Evil Baby Orphanage, the world’s foremost time travelling facility for the preventive parenting of Evil Babies. Evil Baby O...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Jul 31st, 2012
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Miniatures of the North is previewing some more of their Crowmantian models. They’ve got a group shot of a squad as well as a WIP of a cultist. From the preview: The second squad from MOTN is about to be sent off to Anvil for mold making and production. A preview of WIP cultists is […]...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Jul 31st, 2012
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Goalsystem Delves has just 5 days left and $2k to go for funding. With that, they’ve got another update to get you interested in their cause. From the campaign: Be on your guard as the fifth Goalsystem Delves SE miniature has been revealed: the half-orc monk! This pugnacious pugilist is a fanta...
By Polar_Bear
In Modelling
Jul 31st, 2012
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Ramshackle Games has some more options for their quad-cannon turret set with some different weapons you can buy for it. From the release: Some new pieces have just gone up in the Ramshackle Games web store. These are based around the Anti Air quad cannon. It is available in the same way as the cannon...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Jul 31st, 2012
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The Black Ocean has done a bit of updating to make sure they’re current with Version 2 of Firestorm Armada. Welcome fans of Firestorm Armada. With the recent release of the version 2 hardback rulebook we felt it was a time for change on our website too. We have changed a few things around and [...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Jul 31st, 2012
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Tercio Creativo shows us the Arcabucero model they’re working on. Here’s the green: From the preview: Here you are a new miniature in progress: The Arcabucero (“Arquebusier”) of the Guard of Ysbilia....
By Polar_Bear
In Modelling
Jul 31st, 2012
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Micro Art Studio redesigned their graveyard bases and now has them available in their webstore....
By Polar_Bear
In News
Jul 31st, 2012
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Warlord Games wants to make it easy for your to get into Black Powder, so they’ve got some army deals up on their website to help you out. From the website: We’ve added a load more army deals to our webstore – this time we’ve focused on armies that fit within the Horse & Musket […]...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Jul 31st, 2012
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Geekdad has a review up of the retro-sci-fi Cosmic Patrol. Put on your fishbowl helmet and go check it out. From the review: My office is full of rockets, robots, and other retro sci-fi gizmos. I just love it. I’m the guy who watches Forbidden Planet anytime I see it playing on TV. I’m the […]...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Jul 31st, 2012
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AntiMatter Games gives us another preview for Deep Wars. This one’s a group-shot of several master molds they got in recently. From the preview: Some master models in resin came in so they were put together for a family photo. The Steel-Jaw Placodem fish and Breaching Mech finally have images o...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy Flight Games
Jul 31st, 2012
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Fantasy Flight Games continues their previews of their upcoming Star Wars X-Wing Miniatures game with the signature model for the game: The X-Wing. From the preview: Now, we’ll begin a series of previews that look at the upcoming expansion packs, their ship and upgrade cards, and the options they giv...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Jul 31st, 2012
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Wyrd put up some more plastic previews, this time of some more Arcanists. From the preview: Arcanists are the subject this time around, all of which will also be at Gencon. Oh and for you folks asking about the plastic, look for a post from Eric a bit later on it, but just to confirm, […]...
By Polar_Bear
In Accessories
Jul 30th, 2012
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Litko has a new set of multi-colored dials to help you keep track of, well, potentially all sorts of things during your games. From the release: The circle combat dials are available in packs of 4 unique colors. Now each of four different players can have their own color dial. There are ten different...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Jul 30th, 2012
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Victory Force Miniatures is having a 50-for-60 sale on zombies. From the sale sheet: The Victory Force 50 for 60 Zombie Special is back! For a very short period of time you can get 50 randomly picked zombie figures for $60 Thats a little over a dollar per figure! Use this opportunity to fill in [&hel...
By Polar_Bear
In Modelling
Jul 30th, 2012
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Victoria Miniatures has released new kneeling and running conscript legs over in their webstore. From the release: Conscript Legs are now available in the online store. There are 7 different poses and they come in two sets: 5x Standing Conscript Legs and 6x Kneeling Conscript Legs. As always, fully c...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Jul 30th, 2012
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Gale Force 9 is announcing their new board game: Spartacus. They hope to be releasing it in September. From the announcement: Spartacus: A Game of Blood & Treachery is an exciting game of twisted schemes and bloody combats inspired by the hit STARZ Original series. Players assume the role of the...
By Polar_Bear
In Historical
Jul 30th, 2012
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Battlefront has some Early War Flames of War PDFs available for download from their website for their 3rd edition of the game. From the announcement: With the release of Version 3 of Flames Of War in March, the game has stepped up to the next level. Battlefront has created a downloadable PDF for the ...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Jul 30th, 2012
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Impact! Miniatures reached Stretch Goal #2 in their Kickstarter campaign. Here’s an update from the mini-makers. From the update: Impact!’s KickStarter for the Little Urban Achievers has reached our 2nd stretch goal which means we’ll now also be producing Ronnie and the Cowboy Stran...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Jul 30th, 2012
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Warlord Games has released new neo-Hittites over on their website. And sure… I guess you could give them all short hair, sunglasses and trench coats… but why would you want to? From the release: As we start to come to the end of the re-release of the miniatures from our acquisition of Imm...
By Polar_Bear
In Modelling
Jul 30th, 2012
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Puppets War has a new set of shields they have available over in their webstore. From the release: Set contains 5 Light Shields , designed to fit 28mm tabletop wargames scale, supplied unassembed and unpainted. Designed by Puppetswar Art Team. Sculpted by Maciej Powarunas....
By Polar_Bear
In News
Jul 30th, 2012
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Grunts has a sample page of version 1.1 of their book up online for you to check out. So check it out. From the preview: Updates and work is still happening for the planned August release of the Gruntz 1.1. rules. This weekend I added the various introduction stories and started to tidy up the [&hell...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Jul 30th, 2012
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Okumarts Games, along with GRAmel Games to release Beasts & Barbarians customizable paper minis. Find them over at DriveTruRPG. From the release: Okumarts Games pairs up with GRAmel Games to present hundreds of variations for Beasts and Barbarians figures. Using an innovative PDF layers system y...