By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Apr 30th, 2015
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Mechanical Muse has released Heroes of Thornwall, their new Pathfinder adventure. Your party (of 4-8 1st level characters) must save the town of Thornwall from the rampaging goblins that keep attacking. The adventure is meant as an introduction to the Aetaltis campaign world. The Heroes of Thornwall ...
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
Apr 30th, 2015
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Spellforge Games has launched a Kickstarter campaign for Foe Hunters, their new cooperative deck-building card game. Players in Foe Hunters each pick a powerful fantasy-themed hero that they will lead into battle. The party is working to defeat the Foe, who is controlled by their own deck of cards. P...
By Jared Miller
In Board Games
Apr 30th, 2015
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Game Salute has launched a Kickstarter campaign for Fast & Furious: Full Throttle. Designed by Jeff and Carla Horger (Thunder Alley), this licensed game promises to deliver the high-speed excitement of the successful The Fast and The Furious film franchise to your tabletop. In the game, racers wi...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Apr 30th, 2015
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North Star Games is running a Kickstarter campaign for their new edition of Evolution, their game where you must create the perfect creature to a rather harsh environment. Food is hard to come by and predators lurk everywhere. Can you create the ultimate organism to survive? Not just are they bring y...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Apr 30th, 2015
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Altema Games is running a Kickstarter campaign for Cauldron, their new board game of potion-building. Players pick one of 7 characters who are trying to brew the most powerful alchemical concoctions they can. Resources are limited, though, and not every ingredient will be available when you need it. ...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Apr 30th, 2015
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AntiMatter Games has added some new minis to their webshop for ShadowSea. These are some of the Draconid minis they had made from their Kickstarter campaign a while back. Now, if you missed out, you can get yourself some of the figs. And hey, they’re having a sale, too. They’ve extended t...
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
Apr 30th, 2015
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District Games is running a Kickstarter campaign for No!, their quick and casual card game. The object of No! is pretty simple. You just want to be the first player to play all your cards. The only problem is that other players can disrupt your plans by playing No! cards. And since potentially every ...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Apr 30th, 2015
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Cryptozoic has announced that they will be shipping their Ghostbusters board game to retailers in October. Seems a rather fitting month for a board game about ghosts to hit shelves, doesn’t it? This cooperative board game has players taking on the roles of the Ghostbusters as they try and send ...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Apr 30th, 2015
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giochix has a Kickstarter campaign up and running for The Foreign King, their new historical board game. In this worker-placement-style game, players are trying to build as many factories and gain as much population as possible in their Belgian provinces. Turn order is crucial, as once a player takes...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Apr 30th, 2015
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Artipia Games has launched their Kickstarter campaign for Project: ELITE, their new real-time sci-fi board game. A game of Projet: ELITE takes just 30-45min. The game consists of numerous 2-minute rounds where players must decide between defeating aliens or completing objectives. You don’t have...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Apr 30th, 2015
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WizKids lets you experience one of the classic modules for Dungeons & Dragons in a whole new way. They’ve released their Temple of Elemental Evil board game. This new cooperative board game pits 1-5 adventurers against the horrors of the Temple of Elemental Evil. Brave traps and monsters i...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Apr 30th, 2015
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Fantasy Flight Games is bringing you another expansion for their Talisman board game. The Harbinger has come to the world of Talisman and brings with him omens of the end times. The Harbinger wanders the board, and if they’re in your characters section, you draw from the peril-packed Harbinger ...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Apr 29th, 2015
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WizKids gives us another look inside the upcoming Avengers Assemble HeroClix set with a preview of Immortus. The time-traveling Nathaniel Richards has gone by a couple names over the years, including Kang. The version for the Avengers Assemble set certainly takes advantage of time-hopping abilities t...
By Polar_Bear
In Job Opportunity
Apr 29th, 2015
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Warlord Games is looking to add to their team. Could you be the right gamer for the job? They want to add a new Mail Order Assistant. The job description includes pulling product from the shelves and packing them for delivery, weighing boxes and assigning correct postage, as well as other various dut...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Apr 29th, 2015
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Paizo has released their new Pathfinder Unchained book for their beloved Pathfinder RPG. Unchained takes what you knows about Pathfinder and updates it. After years of working with the system, the designers felt things could use a bit of work. So they’ve taken several core classes and monsters ...
By Polar_Bear
In Accessories
Apr 29th, 2015
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Here we are again. Half-through with the week. With any luck, you’ve had some gaming opportunities. Or at the very least, have some coming up. Looks like I’ve got D&D again this weekend. Should be a good time, though we’ve got a player moving to Ohio soon. So we’re gettin...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Apr 29th, 2015
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Warlord Games had some preview material for Terminator Genisys on display recently, including a look at the box contents, the rulebook covers, and some of the sprues. There’s also a (slightly grainy) photo of some painted-up human survivors. They also remind us that pre-orders are to begin next...
By Polar_Bear
In Magazine/webzine
Apr 29th, 2015
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Wargames Illustrated has their May issue of their magazine now available. This month’s focus is on the battle of Waterloo. Articles include a guided tour of the Waterloo battlefield, a culmination of a Hundred Days miniatures campaign, and a guide to painting figures based on the main armies th...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Apr 29th, 2015
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Iron Wind Metals has launched a Kickstarter campaign for Chaos Wars from Ral Partha. This is a re-release of the classic fantasy miniatures skirmish game. The 48 miniatures in the set were sculpted by the legendary Tom Meier. The minis for this campaign will be all-new casts of the master minis. The ...
By Polar_Bear
In Accessories
Apr 29th, 2015
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Syrinscape has another pair of SoundSet Packs in order to enhance your gaming sessions. This time they go to the sci-fi side of things with Mech Battle and Nuclear Submarine. The exciting, explosion-filled Mech Battle is great not just for your rpgs, but could bring a lot of flavor to your sci-fi min...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Apr 29th, 2015
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Star Trek.com posted up a new preview for the upcoming wave of Star Trek Attack Wing release from WizKids. Along with the new ship, of course there are new upgrade cards to be had as well. This one gets you some pretty nasty new weapons, including a once-per-game shot that rolls 8 dice for attack [&h...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Apr 28th, 2015
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Petersen Games has just a few days left to go for their Orcs Must Die! board game Kickstarter project. The game, based on the award-winning video game, is a cooperative tower-defense style game where players must protect their castle from… well… orcs. They’re closing in on being 5x ...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Apr 28th, 2015
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Rolljordan is running an Indiegogo campaign in order to fund their new Icelanders Norse Fantasy Football team. Good for use in your favorite fantasy sports miniatures game, there’s a variety of poses and different players available. You can check out previews below. The campaign is set to run f...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Apr 28th, 2015
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CMON and The Second Gate Games has launched their Kickstarter campaign for B-Sieged, (Click Here) their new cooperative board game. This cooperative game pits players, who take command of heroes defending the city of Modhelm, against the Abyssal hordes, who are looking to wreak death and destruction ...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Apr 28th, 2015
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On the Lamb Games has announced a new expansion for Endless: Fantasy Tactics, that will be coming to Kickstarter next month. Gaiden Series looks to expand Endless: Fantasy Tactics with new minis with new abilities, and new scenarios to test you and your opponent’s mettle on the field of battle....
By Polar_Bear
In Events
Apr 28th, 2015
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Welcome once again to Tuesday, fellow gamers. Hopefully the start of the week has been treating you right. For those that were at Salute or KingdomCon over the weekend, I’m sure you’re having a bit of a time getting back into the “regular swing” of things. But as you sit, pote...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Apr 28th, 2015
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BlackChapel Miniatures has their April releases now available over in their webshop. This month it’s all dwarves. I’m sure my friend Halfi will be excited about that. Along with new Dwarf Reinforcements, they have also changed over some of their Dwarfs of the White Mountains range from re...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy Flight Games
Apr 28th, 2015
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Fantasy Flight Games wants to make it easy for anyone to get into their Star Wars RPG system. Any time a player gets into a new game, it can be very confusing, even for veterans. If you’re a totally new player to RPGs, the concepts may seem incredibly foreign to you. If you’re a long-time...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Apr 28th, 2015
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Garphill Games are in their final hours over on Kickstarter for their new Raiders of the North Sea board game. They’ve certainly done well, making over 5x their goal so far. In the game, players are vikings who must go do what vikings do: pillage, plunder, and raid! Select your crew and choose ...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Apr 28th, 2015
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Spiral Arm Studios launched their Kickstarter campaign for Maelstrom’s Edge, their new sci-fi miniatures skirmish game. The Kickstarter aims to bring you their first starter set, the Battle for Zycanthus, has already been funded. So it’s on to adding more to the box and unlocking extra pi...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Apr 27th, 2015
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WizKids has another pair of preview minis posted for their upcoming Avengers Assemble HeroClix set. This time around it’s a brother-sister pair. We’ve got the Gardener, Ex Nihilo, and his sister with a big case of gas, Abyss. From the preview:...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Apr 27th, 2015
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MidKnight Heroes has launched their Season 0 Kickstarter campaign. They are looking to fund their initial release of fantasy-inspired sci-fi minis. While just miniatures for this campaign, MidKnight Heroes is looking to release a skirmish game uses these figures. The game promises to be innovative an...
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
Apr 27th, 2015
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John Kovalic, the world-renown artist for almost countless games and the comic Dork Tower, is going to be going on another of his charity bike rides. This time it’s for Diabetes research. He’d love it if you would donate to the cause and support him in his ride. There’s prizes for t...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Apr 27th, 2015
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Okumarts Games has released their Save the Day Playtest Adventure. This pay-what-you-want adventure is designed as an introduction to their Save the Day Super Heroes RPG (that’s up on Kickstarter). The adventure comes complete with pre-generated characters, as well as all the encounters laid ou...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Apr 27th, 2015
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Assault Publishing has released Heroic Ballads. The game is a fantasy miniatures game that is heavily scenario driven. One player plays as the heroes, looking to defeat the hordes of evil monsters played by what would be considered the Dungeon Master. The game is meant to be a bit more lighthearted, ...