By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
May 31st, 2013
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Over the past couple months, a bunch of games and gaming materials have been piling up on my desk as I was busy doing Convention Coordination for CoolMiniOrNot. Now that the CoolMiniOrNot Expo is passed (and it was a great time. You should all come out next year), I’ve had some time to get back...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
May 31st, 2013
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Trip West Games has made it to their funding goal for Ars Victor. Their campaign ends tomorrow, so how many stretch goals can they get through? From the update: LESS THAN TWO DAYS to get your very own Ars Victor! We are FUNDED, we’ve hit our first STRETCH GOAL, and we’ve unlocked THREE ne...
By Polar_Bear
In News
May 31st, 2013
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Manorhouse Workshop continues to prep for their upcoming Indiegogo campaign. Here’s some artwork for the big masterpiece for the event. From the preview: Hello to all. Today we present the new Manor, which will become the largest and most important piece of the whole Indiegogo project. As you c...
By Polar_Bear
In News
May 31st, 2013
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Assault Publishing has released their new sci-fi minis game, PMC 2640. Go and check it out on their website. From the release: Assault Publishing proudly announces that PMC 2640 sci-fi ruleset was released! In the rulebook you will find: – A short introduction to the world of the 27th century. ...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
May 31st, 2013
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Play Unplugged put up an unboxing article featuring Privateer Press’ latest board game for Level 7: Lockdown. From the article: Privateer Press has birthed a new alien horror upon the gaming world. Play Unplugged‘s Enrico attempts to escape from the halls of Subterra Bravo to bring you an unbox...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
May 31st, 2013
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Terragnosis has a couple more 54mm releases for their Ruination game over on their website. From the announcement: Two more figures are now available from the Terragnosis web store. This is part of their expanding range of 54mm fantasy figures – this time we have Malik the Rogue and Alina the d...
By Polar_Bear
In Accessories
May 31st, 2013
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CorSec Engineering continues to make their omni stands even more omni with these new releases. From the update: New Omni-Stand releases for June. Telescoping Rod with Gimbal (Flat) – $3.99 Telescoping Rod with Gimbal (Screw) – $4.99 Round Etched Bases with 30 degree firing arcs 30mm ̵...
By Polar_Bear
In News
May 31st, 2013
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Catalyst Game Labs has a new Shadowrun 4th edition pdf book available for purchase: Euro Wars Antiques. From the release: Want to know how the Euro Wars went down? Want to be able to buy some of the gear they used in those conflicts? Then you should check out the latest Shadowrun release, Euro War [&...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
May 31st, 2013
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Avatars of War is showing off some artwork they’ve got for a Barbarian Warlord for Arena Deathmatch. From the preview: From the cold steppes of Barbaria arrives the Barbarian Warlord, a fierce and brutal warrior who does not know or follow the “rules” of war, but with the power and ...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
May 31st, 2013
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Mantic adds more Faction Boosters to those that are unlocked and those that are yet-to-be-seen over on their Deadzone Kickstarter page. From the update: And that my friends, is the Plague Faction Booster UNLOCKED. You can now add on this awesome set of miniatures for just $20. Remember we’re running ...
By Polar_Bear
In Historical
May 31st, 2013
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Adalen Miniatures has released some new Swedish Interwar historical models over in their webshop. From the release: Ådalen Miniatures, in partnership with Histori Figs, are now releasing their Swedish Interwar range (1910-1936). The range is going to be fully supported by: – More figures! Morta...
By Polar_Bear
In News
May 31st, 2013
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Raging Heroes gets ever closer to launching their Toughest Girls of the Galaxy Kickstarter. They’ve posted up what the structure of the army will look once the campaign gets going. From the update: Meet General Ilsa Wolfenstein, the Commander of the Iron Empire Army, part of our toughest Girls ...
By Polar_Bear
In News
May 31st, 2013
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Game Classy has posted episode 36 of their podcast up online for your listening pleasure. In this episode: Joe and Steve hit all the latest and not so-latest news this week. Steve slobbers all over his AD&D 2nd ed. rereleases, and Joe covers the Eldar, GW’s latest DMCAing, and some new terrain c...
By Polar_Bear
In Dark Age
May 31st, 2013
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Dark Age Games is showing off some more of the stat cards they’ve been updating for the new version of Dark Age. Check ’em out. From the preview: We’ve come a long way, dear players, and we’ve shown you much of the world to come… But like all good things, you’ll ha...
By Polar_Bear
In Modelling
May 31st, 2013
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Tabletop-Art previews two big oval bases they’ll be adding to their Ancestral Ruins line. From the preview: Next extension for our Ancestral Ruins Set available on 21.06.2013...
By Polar_Bear
In Interviews
May 31st, 2013
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50 Shades of Geek sat down and had a talk with Ronnie from Mantic about all the fun things that the company is working on these days. From the interview: Ronnie Renton from Mantic Games joined the EdOnHi for a chat last night and was kind enough to let us record it. It runs to […]...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
May 31st, 2013
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Fantasy Flight Games posted up a preview of the upcoming expansion for Descent called Labyrinth of Ruin. From the preview: In February, we announced the upcoming release of Labyrinth of Ruin, a campaign expansion for Descent: Journeys in the Dark Second Edition. Set in a previously unexplored region ...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy Sports
May 31st, 2013
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Willy Miniatures has a new dwarf fantasy sports player armed with a chainsaw over on their website. From the website: Dwarf with chainsaw … 8€...
By Polar_Bear
In News
May 31st, 2013
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Kromlech’s website had been down and out (and not even in the Magic Kingdom) for quite some time, but they’re back (baby) and ready to take your orders. From the announcement: Hey guys! As some of you have undoubtedly noticed, our new website is up and running! Have a look around and enjo...
By Polar_Bear
In Accessories
May 31st, 2013
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Minion Games is running a Kickstarter in order to fund Squishable Foam Dice. Like the last story, they’ve made it well over their funding goal, so it’s stretch goals for the next 18 days. … You know you’d want to chuck them at your other players… I would… From the ...
By Polar_Bear
In Accessories
May 31st, 2013
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Alea Tools is running a Kickstarter in order to fund more colors for their Magnetic Status Markers line. They’ve made well over their funding goal, so it’s stretch goals for the next 28 days. From the campaign: Alea Tools, our little basement company, has just celebrated ten years of maki...
By Polar_Bear
In Events
May 31st, 2013
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Hand Cannon Online has posted up a video from the Lock & Load Gamefest, put on by Privateer Press, showing what’s available for the Cult of Cyriss and showing off a little unboxing of the various SKUs....
By Polar_Bear
In News
May 31st, 2013
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Kobblestone Miniatures gives you a chance to get some of their terrain pieces for cheaper than usual with their June sale on their Celtic line of products. From the announcement: June 1 – 15, 2013 – 15% discount off our entire Celtic line of products. There are many items to choose from –...
By Polar_Bear
In Accessories
May 31st, 2013
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PoweredPlay Gaming is in their final days over on Kickstarter for their revamped modular LED lighting kits. They’ve made it past their goal, so it’s looking to see how many more stretch goals they can make it through. From the campaign: We just received our first test run of the Mini 9V B...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
May 30th, 2013
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Artipia Games has launched a Kickstarter in order to fund an expansion for their Among the Stars game. The expansion’s called The Ambassadors. From the campaign: After a devastating war, peace is declared among all the major races of the galaxy and an Alliance is created to face mutual threats....
By Polar_Bear
In News
May 30th, 2013
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Puppets War is showing off a 3D render of a new heavy trooper they’re working on....
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
May 30th, 2013
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Troublemaker Games made it past their first stretch goal over on Indiegogo for their 6mm armies campaign. From the update: We’ve made it past £3500, so the Advanced Plastic Sprue is Funded! But in practical terms, what does that mean?! Well for starters, it means everyone who’s pledged for the 6mm sc...
By Polar_Bear
In News
May 30th, 2013
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15mm.co.uk has launched a new line of minis they’ve called Grinning Skull Miniatures. From Barking Irons: We have been a bit quieter than usual here at 15mm.co.uk for the last few weeks. You might ask why. Well a couple of things firstly the massive response to the free shipping offer which had...
By Polar_Bear
In Modelling
May 30th, 2013
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Kabuki Models has released their first weapons bits set over in their webshop. From the release: Here it is some of our Knight of Legends weapons! Perfect for personalization of wargames and boardgames models!...
By Polar_Bear
In Historical
May 30th, 2013
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Battlefront is featuring the 29th Infantry Division Assault Company for Flames of War over on their website. From the feature: 29th Infantry Division Assault Company (UBX09) includes Brigadier General Norman ‘Dutch’ Cota, one Company Command team, one 2iC Command team, four Boat Sections,...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
May 30th, 2013
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Crone, the role-playing game put out by Crone RGP, is in open beta test. Go download yourself a copy and get playing. From the announcement: Crone RPG, an independent game studio based out of Richmond, CA has launched an open beta for their flagship role-playing game, Crone. Interested players and re...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
May 30th, 2013
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Watchtower Games gives you more looks into the design of Fallen with their latest Design Diary entry. From the update: Fallen’s Designer Diary #3 wades deep into battle to see how Challenges are resolved. We’ll show how the custom dice are used as well as Power cards, Fortune dice, Ultima...
By Polar_Bear
In Contest
May 30th, 2013
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TableTopGuild announces their Model Mayhem painting contest. From them to you: TableTopGuild is happy to announce it’s 1st Annual Painting Competition: Model Mayhem! Running from June 1st, 2013 12:01 am EST until July 31st, 2013 11:59pm EST. The competition is open to all non-TTG employed resid...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
May 30th, 2013
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Mimic Miniatures has a Kickstarter campaign up and running to fund minis that look like, … well… that look like you. From the campaign: Have you ever dreamed of fielding a gaming miniature of you in your RPG, board game or on the battlefield of your favorite miniature game? Now you can! M...
By Polar_Bear
In Alternate History
May 30th, 2013
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Alien Dungeon is up and over $200k on Kickstarter for their All Quiet on the Martian Front campaign and have added new add-on options. From the update: We couldn’t be happier with how things are going! We now have the Martians, United States, and British Expeditionary Force unlocked for the gam...