Dark Age

By Polar_Bear
In CMON
Dec 3rd, 2015
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This Con Season may be over, but it’s not going to be long before next year’s starts up. With how wide the “Con Season” is, it barely ends at all. Besides, you gotta plan ahead for these things. You can’t just wake up the day before an event and think, “Yeah, IR...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Nov 28th, 2015
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The Black Friday/Cyber Monday sale that CoolMiniOrNot is running isn’t the only news they have going on this weekend. They have a bunch of new releases to show off as well. Blood Rage, Rum & Bones, Dark Age, and XenoShyft! Oh my!...
By Polar_Bear
In CMON
Nov 24th, 2015
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If you want to get the cool toys, you have to be able to find out where they’re being sold. Well, CMON Inc. and EBS Hobbies are teaming up to bring UK gamers the CMON minis games. These are Dark Age And Wrath of Kings....
By Polar_Bear
In CMON
Nov 14th, 2015
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Seems that giant robots and giant armor suits are just “the thing” right now. I’m 100% OK with this. The latest releases for Dark Age have been posted up and we get us some pretty sweet-looking battle armors for you to put into your Forsaken forces....
By Polar_Bear
In CMON
Oct 1st, 2015
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It’s the start of the month and you know what that means! “Rent’s due!” … Ok, yeah, sure, that. But there’s also the latest Dark Age releases available. This month it’s some new Forsaken, including two versions of Saint Mark....
By Polar_Bear
In CMON
Sep 2nd, 2015
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We’ve made it into September, but you’ll want to stay awake for this one. (do you kids even get that reference or has music forgotten that one?) The latest Dark Age releases are now available over in the CMON webshop. These continue with making some of the Gen Con pre-releases now availab...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Aug 18th, 2015
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While, for a lot of people, the convention may seem to end at Gen Con, that’s really not the case. There’s still shows after that. One of them is the NOVA Open, held in Arlington, VA. Many different gaming companies will be there holding events. CoolMiniOrNot is one of them. They’ve...
By Polar_Bear
In CMON
Aug 14th, 2015
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Dark Age made quite a showing at Gen Con a couple weeks ago. The gallery of early releases I posted was one of my most-viewed during the event. Those of you that were at the show had a chance to pick these up. But for the rest of you (or any that weren’t able to […]...
By Polar_Bear
In Arcadia Quest
Aug 2nd, 2015
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Saturday was everything one would expect from Gen Con. The hallways were certainly filled with gamers, geeks, and nerds of all type. All sorts of awesome things were happening. Too many to just have still photos cover it all. Thankfully, there’s video, and CMON has a Day 3 video wrap-up they...
By Polar_Bear
In Arcadia Quest
Jul 31st, 2015
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Gen Con is fully underway now. The first day went by in a flash. The energy in the air was palpable. Everyone I’ve talked to agrees that this year is much busier than last. When the doors open, there’s a huge rush as all the eager gamers head to the various booths in order to […]...
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
Jul 30th, 2015
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Wow! Gen Con got off to quite a start this morning! Seemed no sooner than I was awake than I was down at the hall looking over some things when Boom! The doors were opened! It was quite a mad rush in the hall. I don’t know actual numbers, but several people I talked with […]...
By Polar_Bear
In CMON
Jul 23rd, 2015
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The world of Dark Age is ever-changing and evolving. Characters grow and adapt as the storyline continues on. Well, obviously such a thing would happen in the fluff, but it also happens in the rules for miniatures. New versions come out that show how the characters have progressed. St. Joan is one su...
By Polar_Bear
In CMON
Jul 20th, 2015
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On Friday, CMON posted up their new board game releases they’ll have at Gen Con, but what about Dark Age, their post-apocalyptic sci-fi skirmish game? Well, you’ll be glad you asked when you look at the giant list of new releases that will be at the show. Like their previous book release ...
By Polar_Bear
In CMON
Jul 17th, 2015
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I told you that gaming companies were going to be putting up their announcements and such for Gen Con. Well, here’s another one. This time around it’s CMON. They’ve posted up both their pre-releases they’ll have at the show, as well as the various events they’ve got plan...
By Polar_Bear
In CMON
Jul 17th, 2015
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The other day we showed you a crop of new Dark Age minis. Well, that wasn’t the only set that CMON has been working on. The forces of St. John are also getting a bit of a revamp, as well as some new figures. And I know the mechanical dragon was pretty cool, but the […]...
By Polar_Bear
In CMON
Jul 16th, 2015
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CMON is showing off some new sculpts for Dark Age, specifically St. Mark on his mechanical dragon as well as a look at the new Shade sculpts they’ve been working on. I need to look into getting a mechanical dragon to ride to work on. Sure, you’re open to the elements and such, and it [&he...
By Polar_Bear
In CMON
Jul 14th, 2015
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Strange to think that Gen Con is just a touch over 2 weeks away. It’s going to be here before you even realize it. If you’re prepping for any of the events, you are hopefully well into it by now. If not, you’d better get a move on. One event you may be looking to […]...
By Polar_Bear
In CMON
Jul 3rd, 2015
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Well, for those of us here in the US, it’s time for a good, old-fashioned BBQ. And what good, old-fashioned BBQ would be complete if it weren’t for some cow meat on the grill? Well, I might suggest not trying to eat one of these new Dark Age releases from CMON. Instead, you can put [&hell...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Jun 21st, 2015
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Well, Day 3 is coming to a close here at the CMON Expo 2015. It has been a great time. There’s been a lot of laughs, a lot of games, a lot of smack-talk, a lot of looking at some awesomely-painted figures, and a lot of just… gaming stuff. It’s always fun to talk with […]...
By Jared Miller
In Arcadia Quest
Jun 19th, 2015
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The CoolMiniOrNot Expo 2015 (or CMON Expo if you’re hip) kicked off in Atlanta, Georgia today. For those of you unfamiliar with the event, it’s an annual tabletop gaming convention hosted by the folks at CMON where gamers get to try out the company’s past, present, and future games along with a wide ...
By Polar_Bear
In CMON
Jun 1st, 2015
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It’s the first of the month and we know what that means, new Dark Age releases are here! *sets off the alarm bells so everyone knows* The Slavers and the Salt Nomads are the ones getting new figures this month. One of them has huge water bottles on their back. He’s like a human camel. [&h...
By Polar_Bear
In Arcadia Quest
May 21st, 2015
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If you’re going to San Francisco, be sure to wear some flowers in your hair. Yeah, ask your parents about that song. Anyway, whether you have flowers in your hair or not, if you’re in San Francisco this weekend, be sure to stop by KublaCon for all sorts of fun gaming to be had. CMON [&hel...
By Polar_Bear
In CMON
May 1st, 2015
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CMON knows that one of the coolest groups in any setting is the Bounty Hunters. The sci-fi minis game, Dark Age, has their own set of guns-for-hire that can be added to your force. Their May releases this month focus on these sellswords. With a couple resculpts and a bunch of brand new faces to [&hel...
By Polar_Bear
In CMON
Apr 10th, 2015
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CMON has posted a painted-up preview of two new Frenzied models for Dark Age they’ll be coming out with soon. One of the new Outcast Slaver units, the Frenzied are actually captured Buzzblades that have been… persuaded to now work for the Slavers. You can find the stats for them in the re...
By Polar_Bear
In CMON
Apr 1st, 2015
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CMON expands their Dark Age line with new Forsaken releases. There’s 8 new skus to check out, including resculpts of the Brutes. They’ve also gotten a restock on Outcast books, in case you missed your chance previously. No foolin’, get your new models now! Check them out below the c...
By Polar_Bear
In CMON
Mar 13th, 2015
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Dark Age is showing off a green for a new mini over on their Facebook page. Check out the Frenzied. Just… don’t try and shake her hand. From the preview:...
By Polar_Bear
In CMON
Mar 5th, 2015
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CMON expands their Dark Age line with their new releases for March. It’s Outcasts this month with 5 new minis sets. Actually, that’s 6 if you count the exclusive one that comes with the Outcasts book. The whole faction got a re-do from the ground up, rules-wise. You can pick up the new Ou...
By Polar_Bear
In CMON
Feb 19th, 2015
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CMON has posted the updated version of the Outcasts and Bounty Hunters faction description and stat cards up on their website. The faction got an overhaul in the latest book release, but you can download the new unit cards for free from the website. That’s very nice of them, isn’t it? Sou...
By Polar_Bear
In CMON
Feb 12th, 2015
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Last weekend at TempleCon 2015, Dark Age held their first March To Immortality tourney of the year. March To Immortality is the championship series qualifiers for the finals at Gen Con. The event at TempleCon is one of the largest MTIs, with 31 players. Here’s a short recap of what the event wa...
By Jared Miller
In CMON
Feb 5th, 2015
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Those of you looking forward to the new Dark Age: Outcasts releases but bummed they were hitting first at TempleCon 2015 should turn those frowns upside down. CMON has announced that all the goodies on sale at TempleCon will be available on the Dark Age store at the same time! The sale is live today,...
By Jared Miller
In CMON
Feb 4th, 2015
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Dark Age fans attending TempleCon 2015 will be among the first to get their hands on the new Dark Age: Outcasts book and figures! Outcasts marks a new direction in CMON’s release format for Dark Age. Originally, a new book was put out yearly at GenCon, but now players can expect to see a new [&...
By Enrico Nardini
In Board Games
Jan 15th, 2015
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It’s that time of the year again. Enrico Nardini reports on 5 CMON staff members and their gaming resolutions for 2015 (in no particular order)....
By Polar_Bear
In CMON
Jan 9th, 2015
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CMON Expo is headed to its third year. The first couple events have just been posted on their website (I know, because I put them there). There’s a Dark Age March to Immortality, an Infinity event, and a Wrath of Kings narrative event, which is pretty cool since it changes each day, depending o...
By Polar_Bear
In CMON
Jan 9th, 2015
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CMON starts off the new year with a Dark Age release. They’ve got some models for both the Saints and the Forsaken (sort of the two ends of the spectrum there). Go check them out. Source From the release:...
By Polar_Bear
In CMON
Jan 5th, 2015
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Dark Age has one of the coolest prizes for their world championships every year at Gen Con. The winner gets to work with the design team to create a miniature of their choosing to be added to the game. This year’s pdf. of the guidelines have been posted, and you can check them out through [&hel...