By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
May 25th, 2017
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What love “What if…?” scenarios and to see match-ups between our favorite characters. Who would win in some sort of mythical fight between two icons? Horror Boards lets you live out some of those fantasies by pitting different horror movie characters against one-another in a no-hold...
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
May 25th, 2017
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Normally, we hear about Kickstarter campaigns being pushed back from the posted release date. Things happen, and even when seemingly everything is taken into account, a release date may be missed. Shoot Again Games is, technically speaking, not releasing Pinball Showdown when they originally expected...
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
May 25th, 2017
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Let’s get schwifty! A new Rick and Morty game is coming out soon from USAopoly’s partnership with Steve Jackson Games. This time around, it’s a game that, I’m sure, you’ve played at some point in time: Munchkin!...
By Polar_Bear
In Miniatures Game
May 25th, 2017
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Whenever Warlord Games comes out with a new book, they have a pre-order for it. And whenever they have their pre-order going, those that get the book directly from them will get an exclusive figure to go along with it. In the case of the upcoming Beyond the Gates of Antares book, Chryseis Shard, that...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
May 25th, 2017
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We’re making our way there, everyone. A 3-day weekend is nearly upon us. Have you gotten your plans set yet? I’m… still feeling mine out a bit. We’ll see how it goes. But I do hope to get in at least one game of Guild Ball tonight after work. I’m going to finally get to ...
By Polar_Bear
In Corvus Belli
May 25th, 2017
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Next week, Corvus Belli is going to be running a sale on some Infinity sets over in their webshop. They want to make sure you’re ready for them, so they’ve posted a preview of what you can expect....
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
May 25th, 2017
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With the new edition of Legend of the Five Rings coming out, many long-time players are wondering what their favorite clans will look like. Fantasy Flight Games has started taking a look at them, beginning with the Crane Clan....
By Polar_Bear
In Miniatures Game
May 25th, 2017
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The latest set for HeroClix is now available. Headlining her own set for the first time is Wonder Woman. It certainly seems about time for that to happen. Anyway, you can head over to your LGS and pick up your booster packs now....
By Polar_Bear
In Hordes
May 25th, 2017
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The next batch of releases for both Warmachine and Hordes are available both in the Privateer Press webshop and at an LGS near you (hopefully, anyway). There’s some biggest of the big and some rather small things coming out. I mean, one figure has part of a ship on his back. Others are just hum...
By Polar_Bear
In 40K
May 25th, 2017
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The new edition of 40k isn’t the only thing going on with that particular universe. Devil Pig Games is taking their game system used for Heroes of Normandie and sending it into the far future and far from Earth. Heroes of Black Reach will be a new game set in the grimdark future where there [&h...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
May 24th, 2017
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So let’s say that you don’t manage to stop the Metal Dawn and humanity is overthrown. That’s kinda terrible. But with the robots now in charge, that doesn’t guarantee that things are going to be smooth sailing from there on out. Robosapiens aren’t perfect, and criminals ...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
May 24th, 2017
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We all know I’m a big fan of giant robots. The one time I’m not so excited about them is when they’re trying to overthrow the world and kill at the humans. Unfortunately, that’s just what’s happening in Metal Dawn. An AI has gone rogue and is causing all sorts of mayhem,...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
May 24th, 2017
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Conan had quite a lot of adventures where he wore quite a few different hats. He had his crown when he was a king. He had his headband when he was a Barbarian. He had his… umm… something when he was the Destroyer. He’s also a thief from time to time. It’s that part of [&hellip...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
May 24th, 2017
7 Comments
468 Views
Tails of Equestria is a bit different than the other RPGs we usually feature here on TGN. As such, while most of us are pretty sure in adventure-writing for our games, it might take a bit of fiddling to figure out how to make one for Tails. River Horse is helping out by posting a […]...
By Polar_Bear
In Accessories
May 24th, 2017
3 Comments
583 Views
The week of “getting back to usual” continues along. Of course, we’ll get back off schedule a little, since it’s a 3-day weekend here in the States. But still, good to be on schedule while you can. But, seeing as we’re getting ready for a 3-day weekend, that means we sho...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
May 24th, 2017
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H.E.A.D. Hunters is a new type of miniatures game. In it, you’re in control of your own warrior as you battle against your opponents. What sets H.E.A.D. Hunters apart is that everything you need to play is contained right in the head of your figure. Special ability cards, live tracker cards, mo...
By Polar_Bear
In Miniatures Game
May 24th, 2017
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We recently saw some of the cool things that the Freeborn will be getting to go along with the upcoming expansion, The Chryseis Shard – Ascent of the Locus, for Beyond the Gates of Antares. But what about some of the other factions? Well, they’ve put up some previews for them, too....
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
May 24th, 2017
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The end of civilization is bad enough. You’ve survived so far, but resources aren’t going to last the winter if they’re spread too thin. The various survivors are banding together and now attacking one-another in order to survive. That’s what’s happening in Warring Colon...
By Polar_Bear
In Miniatures Game
May 24th, 2017
1 Comment
592 Views
Knight Models has started taking orders for their next wave of releases for both the Batman Miniatures Game and the DC Universe Miniatures Game. They’ve got the World’s Finest version of Superman coming. It’s a good thing, too, since the other releases are the likes of General Zod, ...
By Polar_Bear
In CMON
May 24th, 2017
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Lots of distribution news coming out lately. Must be the season for it. This time around, it’s CMON updating who they will be using as distributors for their games, as well as announcing a universal MAPP policy for their games....
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
May 23rd, 2017
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Sometimes, games really take off when they’re released and that can mean it’s hard to get a copy for yourself. Such is the case with Aporta Game’s Avenue. It came out at Essen last year and sold out quickly when the English-language version was released. Well, Aporta’s teamed ...
By Polar_Bear
In Corvus Belli
May 23rd, 2017
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We’re about a week from the start of a new month. Seems like a pretty good time to start prepping for what will be coming out in June. In this case, Corvus Belli is giving us a look at what you can expect for Infinity....
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
May 23rd, 2017
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Sedis is a set of hexagonal game tiles with various markings along the edges. They can be used to play a variety of games, so they’re rather versatile. The tiles are up on Kickstarter now....
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
May 23rd, 2017
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While the rank-and-file troopers might get much of the job done, they wouldn’t be nearly as effective without the strong leaders that spearhead the charges and direct the arrows. For the Latari Elves, the upcoming faction for Runewars, one of their leaders is Aliana of Summersong. Fantasy Fligh...
By Polar_Bear
In News
May 23rd, 2017
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While it’s good to be back in the office and once more in my regular routine, after last week’s ordeal with my apartment, I’m still looking forward to the weekend. For those of us here in the US, it’s even (potentially) a long weekend, what with Monday being Memorial Day. So I...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
May 23rd, 2017
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The world of business is pretty cutthroat. But in the far-off future, it’s even rougher. Corporations go at one-another not just with ad campaigns and targeted marketing, but with mechs and bombs and machine guns. That’s just what you’ll be doing in Farsight, a new sci-fi tactical g...
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
May 23rd, 2017
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Hand of Fate *Torgo’s Theme plays* … No, that’s Manos… Anyway, Hand of Fate: Ordeals is an adventure deck-building game that’s based on Defiant Development’s video game series. It’s up on Kickstarter now....
By Polar_Bear
In 40K
May 23rd, 2017
14 Comments
1011 Views
June 3rd. That’s not that far away, really. A week and a half. That’s when you’ll be able to get your name on the list to get the newest edition of Warhammer: 40k from Games Workshop. Once your name’s on that list, it’ll be a 2-week wait until you get your game, as the o...
By Polar_Bear
In News
May 23rd, 2017
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Ares Games has announced that they will now be distributing Galakta’s games across the world (except for Europe… So most of the world, anyway). This includes titles such as Age of Thieves, Champions of the Arena, and the upcoming This War of Mine....
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy Flight Games
May 23rd, 2017
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Another TIE variant is making its way to your tabletops in the X-Wing Miniatures Game from Fantasy Flight. This time, it’s the TIE Aggressor. This isn’t the first time we’ve see a TIE with a turret on it, to be fair. But it will give you some more options for your squadrons....
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
May 22nd, 2017
2 Comments
558 Views
“What goes around, comes around.” “You reap what you sow.” “Do unto others as you would have them do unto you.” “Don’t be an ass.” “You brought this upon yourself.” Basically, all of those say much the same thing. The way you act and t...
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
May 22nd, 2017
1 Comment
435 Views
Being able to laugh at one’s self is important. None of us are perfect, individually, or as a group. And so, taking a tongue-in-cheek jab at ourselves is sometimes warranted. That’s just what Le Neckbeard, a new card game up on Kickstarter, does....
By Polar_Bear
In News
May 22nd, 2017
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The folks over at Wyrd do their best to make our lives better. One way they do that is by giving us previews on Mondays. Because, let’s face it, Mondays aren’t generally considered that great. So any help they can get is good. So, let’s check out some new artwork that’s coming...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy Flight Games
May 22nd, 2017
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If there’s one thing that the space battles in Star Wars taught us, it’s never underestimate the power of a fighter squadron. X-Wings and a light cruiser take out the Death Stars. An A-Wing crashing takes out the Executor. Squadrons of fighters can really swing a battle in your favor. And...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
May 22nd, 2017
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Well, I’m back in the office. The tub was fixed. The carpet’s been cleaned. And while I certainly can do what I need from basically anywhere with an internet connection, it’s good to get back to the regular routine. What can I say? I’m a creature of habit. It’s also my h...