By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy Flight Games
Jan 31st, 2014
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Fantasy Flight Games is showing off a preview of their first larger-scale mini for the X-Wing Minis Game with a look at the Medium Transport. Source From the preview: The first huge ship expansion for X-Wing™, the Rebel Transport will soon provide players with all-new ways to experience epic space ba...
By Polar_Bear
In Accessories
Jan 31st, 2014
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Catalyst Game Labs has released their Shadowrun Digital Tools Box to help make playing Shadowrun 5th edition easier than ever. Source From the announcement: The Shadowrun Digital Tools Box is 2 box sets in 1! Whether you’re just getting into Shadowrun or you’re a runner that’s been hitting the street...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Jan 31st, 2014
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Lost Hemisphere has posted episode 86 of their Radio podcast up online for your listening pleasure. Source In this episode: Hot diggity, the Losties are back with No Quarter Editor In Chief Michael G Ryan to natter about the latest issue of Privateer Press’ in-house periodical of awesomeness, No Quar...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Jan 31st, 2014
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Miniwojna sat down and had a chat with Maciej Zylewicz about Pulp City that’s currently breaking through stretch goals on Kickstarter, and figured you’d like to know what they had to say. Source From the interview: An interview with Maciej ?ylewicz, author of the popular “comic̶...
By Polar_Bear
In Modelling
Jan 31st, 2014
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Tabletop-Art has released their first Schicksalspfade accessoires, made for the popular German game (but obviously useable elsewhere, too!). Source From them to you: We announce the first five items we created for Schicksalspfade, a tabletop game in the world of “Das Schwarze Auge”, the m...
By Polar_Bear
In Alternate History
Jan 31st, 2014
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Dust Tactics has their starter rulebook available for a free download from their website. Source From the announcement: This weeks starter set spotlight is the starter rulebook itself. The whole book is now available as a free PDF download. The starter set rulebook covers rules for the starter sets a...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Jan 31st, 2014
2 Comments
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Megalith Games has some greens up of their new Wycca Warriors for you to check out. Source From the preview: Death-Cultists worship Dhannya in her aspect of Morrigu the Crone – the avenger, cleanser, and guardian of the passage of the dead. Wycca Warriors form the foot soldiers of the Death-Cult; the...
By Polar_Bear
In Accessories
Jan 31st, 2014
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Sheet Yourself is a character sheet application for your smartie cell-phone telephones and little tablet computers that all the kids these days are using (and since I don’t have either of those types of products, cements me clearly in the “old fogey” generation). Source About the Ap...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Jan 31st, 2014
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Shiny Model Syndrome has posted episode 42 of their podcast up online for your listening pleasure. Source In this episode: This week we do another terrain centric show. We cover desert terrain this time around, along with the the different types of deserts and how to make terrain for those climates. ...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Jan 31st, 2014
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Dark Ice Games has a teaser video up for the game they’re working on, Darklight: Memento Mori and they figured I would like to share it with you. Well, I would like to share it with you. So here it is. Source From the website: Welcome to Darklight: Memento Mori and to our first developer’s [&he...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Jan 31st, 2014
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BioSyndrome is a new Tabletop Horror Survival game that’s up on Kickstarter and looking for a bit of funding. Source From the campaign: Like wargaming and zombies? Look no further! Help finish and produce a professional digital rule book free for the community! The Rule book is only 33% finishe...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Jan 31st, 2014
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Avatars of War is taking pre-orders for their Vestals of Nemesis regiment and have a special deal going on with it as well. Note: Not all figures SFW. Source From the announcement: Many of you let us know that the exclusive Concubine of Nemesis miniature provided with the Vestals of Nemesis preorder ...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Jan 31st, 2014
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Dream Pod 9 has posted the Heavy Gear Open alpha rules set for everyone to try out and give their thoughts on the subject back to them so the game can be the best it can possibly be. Source From the announcement: Let the play test begin! It’s a pretty exciting time here at the […]...
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
Jan 31st, 2014
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Machinas has posted up a game play video over on their Indiegogo campaign page. They’ve made their goal with still 19 days to go. Source From the update: Here’s a how to video for Machinas, Death Racing over the Wasteland. Machinas can be played with the cards or you can use minis as well...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Jan 31st, 2014
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WizKids shows off another pair of previews for the upcoming Days of Future Past HeroClix set with a look at Sprite and Ariel. Source From the preview: Today’s preview from the upcoming Marvel HeroClix: X-Men – Days of Future Past gravity feed set is 2 of the same character, but one is from the past [...
By Polar_Bear
In Modelling
Jan 31st, 2014
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Dragon Forge Design has a new style of Aztec-inspired bases available over in their webshop. Source From the release: I’ve added the first six sets of the new Aztex square base style base series to the Dragon Forge Store. All 20 mm and 25 mm square bases are done in 20 base sets to build [&hell...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Jan 31st, 2014
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Mirror Box Games has just over 2 days left on Kickstarter for their Chaosmos board game. They’re closing in on yet another stretch goal for the game in the meantime. Source From the campaign: We’re hours away from unlocking our biggest stretch goal of all – our final two aliens, Vlachlos ...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Jan 31st, 2014
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Black Locust Games is showing off the stretch goals for Kingdom over in their Kickstarter campaign. They’re getting ever-closer to their goal with still 3 weeks to go. Source From the update: We are excited to reveal two new Stretch Goals: $30,000 – Upgrade to Angel Wing meeples that will...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Jan 31st, 2014
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Theory 12 Games have made it up and over their funding goal for Xenofaction with still 11 days to hopefully get through some stretch goal goodness. Source From the update: Theory 12 Games has hit their funded mark and still have 11 days left to go, which means they are anticipating stretch goals to b...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Jan 31st, 2014
5 Comments
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Underground Lasers has their 2nd Kickstarter campaign up and running. Want some new sci-fi terrain? Check these guys out. Source From the campaign: We are looking to purchase a second laser and maybe a 3D printer to expand our options. To that effect we are releasing some new kits, these Items will n...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Jan 31st, 2014
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Zucchini People Games have collected the poll results and so have rearranged their stretch goals in accordance with the will of their backers. Source From the update: Happy Chinese New Year! It’s the Year of the Horse! I collected a lot of worthwhile information from the survey! While it wasn&#...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Jan 31st, 2014
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World’s End Radio has posed episode 76 of their podcast up online for your listening pleasure. Source In this episode: When engaged in any hobby over time, people tend to build a repertoire of ways to get things done in their own unique fashion. In this episode, Luke & Mike delve into thei...
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
Jan 31st, 2014
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Glass Road sounds a lot like the driving conditions around here the past couple days… but it’s actually a card game that’s now been reviewed by the experts over at Play Board Games. Source From the review: Glass Road is a card game that requires you to manage your hand and resources...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Jan 31st, 2014
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Blacksmith Miniatures released Bismuth, their new Coal miner miniature over in their webshop. Source From the release: Concept by Naïade Sculpted by Valentin Ammon ZAK Matérial:Resin Total Height: 43 mm Scale:54mm Kit: 7 pieces...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Jan 31st, 2014
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Board Game Quest has posted another game review. This one’s for Freedom: The Underground Railroad. Source From the review: As an American, I have a love/hate affair with my country’s history. We’ve done some things we can all be proud of: Kicking some British butt in the revolutionary war, the ...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Jan 31st, 2014
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Wargames Emporium has bought the Cabinet range off of Tor Gaming and will now be your source for these unique miniatures. Source From the announcement: Wargames Emporium is delighted to announce that we have purchased the Cabinet range from Tor Gaming. The range will be marketed under the EMP Games b...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Jan 31st, 2014
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Historical Wargames has posted episode 18 of their podcast up online for your listening pleasure. Source In this episode: In this episode Mike and I discuss a lot about various happenings in the hobby. This issue includes a review of two books: Henchmen of Ares, and Vikings, Saxons and Celts. We cont...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Jan 31st, 2014
0 Comments
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Warlord Games has released their Chief Judge Cal’s Personal Retinue over in their webshop. Source From the website: Out now is the insane lunatic, Chief Judge Caligula with his retinue of Judges and the monstrous Klegg mercenaries. As we’ve seen from our own Judge Dredd campaign, this force is ...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Jan 30th, 2014
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The Ion Age has released their new Legion 2nd Tesseran Pioneers over in their webshop. Source From the announcement: IAF019 Legion 2nd Pioneers The Shia Khan Empire expands again this week with the second code of 15mm Legion Pioneers in their distinctive Segmentum armour plates. We present IAF019 Leg...
By Polar_Bear
In Historical
Jan 30th, 2014
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Battlefront is showing off their upcoming Heavy Rocket Mortar Battery for the Desperate Measures expansion for Flames of War. Source From the article: Following on from the success of the BM-13-16 Katyusha during the close of 1941, the need for a larger rocket quickly became apparent. The response to...
By Polar_Bear
In Historical
Jan 30th, 2014
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Ares Games has burned through their initial print run of Sails of Glory really quick. But don’t worry, more will be headed to shores of stores this spring. Source From the announcement: After more than 2 years of development, and after completing the shipment of the Kickstarter rewards to more ...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Jan 30th, 2014
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Gamers on Games has posted up episode 93 of their vidcast for your viewing pleasure. Source In this episode: Anthony J. Gallela (12SP) shares his thoughts on DRAGON CHESS by Knighthawk Games! DRAGON CHESS and RAMPAGING JOTUNN are two amazing games from Knighthawk Games that are available to be option...
By Polar_Bear
In Historical
Jan 30th, 2014
1 Comment
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Man Battlestations gives you their thoughts of Sails of Glory from Ares Games in their latest article. Source From the review: Ruckdog is back with another blog post on Sails of Glory. This time, he provides some initial impressions on the game play....
By Polar_Bear
In News
Jan 30th, 2014
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Hitech Miniatures has released their new Gorguts sci-fi mini over in their webshop. Source From the post: Devilyn Of Despair GORGUTS Multipart (9 pieces) 28mm scale miniature represent “Dethroner ” . This is a high quality resin miniature , which comes unpainted and requires assembly. 1) ...
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
Jan 30th, 2014
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Play Unplugged is after yer booty! In this Hugo Award Winning review, they take a look at Dread Curse from Smirk and Dagger. Source From the review: Arrrrr matey! Play Unplugged’s Dan Bidwa reviews Dread Curse, a game from those scurvy dogs at Smirk&Dagger!...