By Polar_Bear
In Editorial
Feb 28th, 2014
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International Tabletop Day, organized by the fine people over at Geek & Sundry is coming up in just over a month. As part of the run-up to the event, they’ve asked me to be part of a group of bloggers who would share a bit about their experiences with gaming. So in the first TGN […]...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Feb 28th, 2014
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LudiCreations has launched a Kickstarter campaign for Town Center’s 4th edition. They’ve already doubled their funding goal with still 30 days to go. Source From the campaign: Town Center has been through a lot. It has been done in tiny 10mm cubes, in Lego bricks, in big 16mm cubes, even ...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Feb 28th, 2014
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Steve Barber Models will be having themselves a sale for the month of March over on their website. Source From the announcement: Our BIG MARCH DEAL!!! 10% OFF ALL ORDERS OVER £100 This does not apply to any previously discounted items. From the 1st of March to the 31st of march....
By Polar_Bear
In News
Feb 28th, 2014
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Easy Painter has added some new deals to their website. You don’t have to play with an unpainted army. Source From the update: EASY PAINTER has added three new fantastic deals on his website. The deals include introductory deals, regiments and armies. Offering up to £50 in savings and a great w...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Feb 28th, 2014
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The Ion Age gives your little mans a quick way to get around with the release of their Khamel Bikes set. Source From the release: We are super happy to release the second bike code for the Ion Age 15mm Range. Following on from the Canthus Monocycle (IAF007) we have code IAF028 Khamel Tracked Bike [&h...
By Polar_Bear
In Interviews
Feb 28th, 2014
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On Board Games chatted a bit with Universal Head and figured you’d like to know about it. It’s posted up by the Esoteric Order of Gamers. Source From them to you: Universal Head talks to On Board Games about the strangely compelling practice of creating rules summaries … and whether he’s ...
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
Feb 28th, 2014
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Turn of Phrase is a party game where teams of players try and guess the phrase being drawn out by their teammate. The game is available for free over on their website. All they ask is you share the game with others. Source From the website: Turn of Phrase is a card game designed to […]...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Feb 28th, 2014
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Kaha Miniatures shared a photo their sculptor posted of the Koa miniature that they’re working on. Source From the preview: Hi friends today news I present you an habitant Native of Oroko he’s name is Koa and he is smiling because he is happy to see you : have a great day and a nice [&hel...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Feb 28th, 2014
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Action Games Miniatures makes it through some more stretch goals over on Kickstarter for their Drake II Kickstarter project. Source From the update: Stretch Details: $82K – Crotalis – The Sand Viper of Death – Shi Nation – Dragon – Pledge $39 Only a few of these terrifyi...
By Polar_Bear
In Historical
Feb 28th, 2014
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Battlefront is showing off their new plastic Panzer IV H Platoon over on their website. Source From the article: Panzerkampfwagen IV Ausf H entered production in April of 1943 as the ninth variant of Panzerkampfwagen IV tank family. Designated Sd Kfz 161/2 it was produced between April 1943 and July ...
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
Feb 28th, 2014
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Board Game Quest has a preview up of Primary, a new strategic card game from Nosidam Games. Source From the post: When you think of the color spectrum, invariably you get transported back to your high school science class where you first learned about ROYGBIV. In Primary, the powers of the color spec...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Feb 28th, 2014
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Play Unplugged posted a new Play Unplugged Academy post. This one’s about sorting out the world that is the RPG gaming lifestyle. Source From the article: It’s time to get that RPG campaign out of your head and onto the tabletop! Play Unplugged’s Dan Bidwa discusses the use of rando...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Feb 28th, 2014
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Arcadia Quest continues to bust through stretch goals and show off new stuff over on their Kicsktarter page. The big post for the day, though, is the game play video that’s just been posted up. Watch how this new PvPvE system works. Source From the campaign: We’re happy to announce the Arcadia ...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Feb 28th, 2014
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Gale Force 9 has another D&D preview posted up. This one’s for the Creatures of the Icewind Dale. Source From the preview: Far from the civilized south, Icewind Dale sits on the edge of the map. The vicious yeti and the ferocious ice troll are two of the many creatures that stalk the tundr...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Feb 28th, 2014
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Assault Publishing is proud to release Hell on Echnida, their free demo version of PMC 2640 which also doubles as a mini-expansion. Source From the release: Today “PMC 2640: Hell on Echidna!” was released. Hell on Echidna is free demo version of Assault Publishing sci-fi PMC 2640 miniatur...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Feb 28th, 2014
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Gamepunting has posted a new episode of their podcast up online for your listening pleasure. Source In this episode: This week on Gamepunting, the podcast about crowdfunded tabletop games, we look at Arcadia Quest, Guild Ball, Dreadball Xtreme, and Virgil Games’ Dwarf Team....
By Polar_Bear
In News
Feb 28th, 2014
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Dungeon Share is a new resource for DMs, bringing together gamers from all over the world in order to improve everyone’s games. Source About the site: Dungeon Share is a new website hoping to bring together all the game masters of the Tabletop RPG world. The website itself is a collaboration; v...
By Polar_Bear
In Alternate History
Feb 28th, 2014
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Ghost Train Games has a contest going where one lucky winner will get a copy of their Stonewall Jackson miniature for Alternative Civil War. Source From the contest: To commemorate our newsletter is ready, we wanted to launch another raffle: March 15th we will draw a winning name that will get one co...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Feb 28th, 2014
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MK1881 is in their final couple days on Indiegogo for their Honos Pro Cult Elf Fantasy Sports Team. Go get them before the final buzzer. Source From the campaign: Both campaigns are now fully funded. Several new Special Characters where unlocked and are now available. Last chance to get them at an in...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Feb 28th, 2014
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Soda Pop Miniatures has announced The Forgotten King, a new expansion for Super Dungeon Explore, will be coming to Kickstarter next month. Source From the announcement: Hello from Soda Pop Miniatures! We are happy to announce the next edition for Super Dungeon Explore, Forgotten King! This companion ...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Feb 28th, 2014
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Lost Hemisphere has posted episode 88 of their Radio podcast up online for your listening pleasure. Source In this episode: We live in exciting times, fellow gamers. Lost Hemisphere’s favourite game, Warmachine, is on the verge of a new book release, we’re moving out of the colder months and inching ...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Feb 28th, 2014
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Kromlech brings even more armored orcs to your tabletop with this set of releases. Source From them to you: No time to waste. We’re adding two more deals with the new armoured orcs. The first one is an Armoured Orc Assault Squad, consisting of Commander Kromm and his 9 tough lads. They are all ...
By Polar_Bear
In Historical
Feb 28th, 2014
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Empress Miniatures has some new squads of Modern Australian troops available over in their webshop. And they’re all named Bruce. Source From the release: From our recently completed Kickstarter 20 Modern Australian troops suitable for Afghanistan or anywhere in the Pacific....
By Polar_Bear
In News
Feb 28th, 2014
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The Shiny Model Syndrome has posted episode 44 of their podcast up online for your listening pleasure. Source In this episode: This week we return with a newly ripped off New Release Rating System (TM), and then jump into an overview of the game Dark Age. We all bought in at Templecon, and we’r...
By Polar_Bear
In Contest
Feb 28th, 2014
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Upshot, over at Tales of a Tabletop Skirmisher, is giving away some Pulp City squads in commemoration of the last days for the Pulp City Kickstarter. Source From the announcement: Do you want to get your hands on these 2 stunning Pulp City teams? Of course you do! From left to right – Heroes &#...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Feb 28th, 2014
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Thon released a new beta test version of their rules and is looking for more people to give them a look. Source From the announcement: Brand spankin new update to the BETA rules. Shoot me an email if you want to join Note: That’s “send the Thon guys your e-mail, not me here at TGN....
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Feb 28th, 2014
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Chest of Colors has a review article up taking a look at the Howling Horde set available from Norsgard Miniatures. Source From the review: Recently I came into possession of this set. I decided to make a short review of it’s contents and the minis’ quality. This starter box contains five metal models...
By Polar_Bear
In 40K
Feb 27th, 2014
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Games Workshop has started taking orders for their new eCodex: Legion of the Damned. Reserve your copy now. Source From the announcement: Codex: Legion of the Damned allows you to add Legion of the Damned squads into your Warhammer 40,000 army, or field them as a detachment in their own right. It inc...
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
Feb 27th, 2014
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Crone, a fantasy RPG card game, has posted up a preview of their upcoming Kickstarter campaign and are looking for your feedback on how things look. Source From the campaign: CRONE RPG has launched a “pre-funding” campaign for their upcoming tabletop roleplaying card game, Crone. Interest...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Feb 27th, 2014
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Anarchy Models has their HD Stencil System, that’d been successfully funded on Kickstarter, available over in their webshop now. Source From the announcement: Thanks to our Kickstarter campaign last year, we are now producing a great range of stencils to add camo, detailing, symbols and words t...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Feb 27th, 2014
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Nazca Games will be releasing their first board game, Volt: Robot Battle Arena, at the start of next month. This is their first board game and are hitting the ground running, already announcing Cipher Ops, their next game. Source From the announcements: VOLT: Robot Battle Arena is a tactical game of ...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Feb 27th, 2014
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Copplestone Castings released a pair of new 15mm cavalry units over in their webshop. Source From the release: FM20 Northlander Cavalry – 6 different hairy tribesmen with a couple of horse poses. FM21 Barbarian Cavalry – 6 clean-shaven warriors in more of a Conan style. Command packs for ...
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
Feb 27th, 2014
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Legends and Lies has unlocked their first expansion for their Kickstarter campaign. There’s still a week left, so hopefully they can make it through some more. Source From the update: With only a week to go in their Kickstarter campaign for Legends and Lies, Shoot Again Games announced that the...
By Polar_Bear
In Accessories
Feb 27th, 2014
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Battle Foam has several new custom foam trays to help get your Wild West Exodus minis to their destination in tip-top condition. Source...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Feb 27th, 2014
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Airlock Games has posted up some stretch goals for their relaunched Counterblast Kickstarter campaign. Bubble Helmets ahoy. Source From the update: CONGRATULATIONS! You have now unlocked the Edo Leader Prototype for everyone! It is added FREE automatically to backers at the MISSiON TECH level and abo...