Posts by Polar_Bear


Awaken Realms Running Etherfields Board Game Kickstarter

Awaken Realms has launched their highly-anticipated Etherfields Board Game Kickstarter. Created by Michal Oracz, players head into the realm of the Dream Crawlers. It's a strange, ethereal world where your decisions will have lasting impacts on the game. Build your character up over time and become the ultimate master.


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Renegade Game Studio Taking Pre-Orders for Paladins of the West Kingdom

The West Kingdom series from Renegade Game Studios is getting a new addition. You can head over and put in your pre-order for Paladins of the West Kingdom. West Francia is under attack on all sides from the likes of Saracens, Vikings, and even Byzantines. The nobles of France must find soldiers to defend their territory. In the end, one will be hailed as the savior of France.


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CMON and IDW Announce Dragon Ball Z Miniature Mayhem Board Game

AAAAAAAAAAAARRRRRGGHHHHH!!!!

I don't know. That's what I think of when I think of DBZ. Though I've since found out that all that padding was put in because the animators were under such a schedule that they just needed more time to get more animating done, and that was a great way to stretch things out. But anyway, that's all beside the point. You can power up your attacks as much as you want in the upcoming Dragon Ball Z Miniature Mayhem board game, coming from CMON and IDW.


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New D-Day Americans Available For Flames of War

The Normandy invasion not only changed the course of WWII, but the course of world history. But if you in charge of the various forces, would you have done things differently? That's for you to decide in Flames of War. Battlefront is featuring that momentous day with their recent releases, and they're adding to it with some new American sets available now.


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Friday Snippets

Friday! Gateway to the weekend! You know I'm happy about it, because I have gaming tomorrow. Also, I did end up getting my sauces yesterday. They're all delicious. Any other hot sauce afficionados out there? Since gaming has become my 9-5, food has basically become my hobby. And speaking of bite-size morsels, let's take a look at some gaming-related appetizers.

Today on the platter we have: New Triad Bases Available From Micro Art Studio, Crit Dice Up On Kickstarter, and New Rolling Slaughter Vehicle Attachment Available From Puppets War.


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Wyrd Posts Gen Con Newsletter Showing Show Releases, Hiring Game Designers

Wyrd Games loves to go all-out for Gen Con. And, I mean, why not? It's 4 days of gaming with tens of thousands of gamers from all over the world. For those that'll be at the show, they've posted up what Malifaux and The Other Side releases they'll have at the show.

They're also hiring a pair of game designers. Considered by many to be the "holy grail" of gaming jobs, if you think you have what it takes, send in your resume.


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USAopoly Announces Disney Geek Out

Many of us know someone who knows every Disney movie inside and out (or maybe that person is you). If so, I've got a game for them/you. It's Geek Out! Disney edition from USAopoly. Test your Disney movie trivia in multiple rounds of questions, trying to get the high score. Just don't get answers wrong, or you'll lose points. Will you live your happily ever after in the winner's circle?


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Privateer Press Previews Sons of the Tempest Theme Force for Warmachine

Privateer Press is continuing their look at the updated Theme Forces coming in Oblivion. We've seen a lot of Hordes ones, but how about a Warmachine one? That's what we get today. Cygnar's the faction. It used to be my main faction. Will this new update bring me back into the lightning shrouded fold? Let's find out.


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Artipia Games Running Rush M.D. Board Game Kickstarter

No, it's not a game about Geddy Lee diagnosing your stomach pains. Let's just get that out of the way.

I used to work in a hospital. And, yeah, it can be a really hectic, crazy place. When something goes wrong, there's usually only seconds to help out in these very real life-and-death scenarios. Thankfully, in Rush M.D., you're not actually holding someone's life in your hands, but you still need to be able to make split-second decisions in this real-time, cooperative game. It's up on Kickstarter now.


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CMON Announces Teburu Gaming System

CMON and Xplored have announced the Teburu Gaming System. It's a new evolution in gaming technology that melds the electronic and the physical in new ways. Utilizing an electronic board and RFID chips in miniatures, as well as smart dice, players' actions and rolls are automatically registered by the gaming system and displayed on the main screen while player's individual smart devices show a player's personal dashboard.


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