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By Polar_Bear
In A Song of Ice and Fire
Aug 4th, 2017
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One thing that CMON really does go out of their way for their games is making some great artwork for them. In order to show that off, they have added the Deluxe Rulebook for their A Song of Ice and Fire: Tabletop Miniatures Game to their Kickstarter campaign....
By Polar_Bear
In A Song of Ice and Fire
Aug 3rd, 2017
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This week is still rushing by. That’s not a complaint, mind you. This weekend I plan on helping a friend get settled into his new place. Of course, that means unpacking board games. And if a couple of those games just happen to get played before they get sorted onto the shelf, that’s just...
By Polar_Bear
In A Song of Ice and Fire
Jul 31st, 2017
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The A Song of Ice and Fire: Tabletop Miniatures Game Kickstarter continues on. The campaign has more than doubled its funding goal as players look to pick up the starter set for the game. Well, starter sets are just that, a start. You’ll want to add to that, and now you can with these new [&hel...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Jul 29th, 2017
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Saturday! Saturday! Saturday! Umm… read that like Elton John. Anyway, it’s Saturday (if you hadn’t noticed), so that means it’s time to hang out and play some games. But it’s also time for some reviews. Today we have: Unearth, Zooscape, Moonquake Escape, Balloon Pop, Pur...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Jul 28th, 2017
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The latest set of releases are now available from CMON. It’s a gang-heavy month, it seems. There’s 3 organized crime games available (Banana Bandits, The Godfather: Corleone’s Empire, and Gang Rush: Breakout), one about investigating a murder scene in Sherlook, and finally, there...
By Polar_Bear
In A Song of Ice and Fire
Jul 25th, 2017
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Well, this is one that a lot of you have been anticipating, I’m sure. CMON has launched their Kickstarter campaign for A Song of Ice and Fire: Tabletop Miniatures Game. In the game, players take control of the forces of one of the major Houses of Westeros. The starter set brings you House Stark...
By Polar_Bear
In A Song of Ice and Fire
Jul 20th, 2017
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Sure, many times, you might just want to set up your armies on the board and go crashing them against one-another. There’s absolutely nothing wrong with that. But maybe you want something a bit different. Well, for the A Song of Ice and Fire Miniatures Game, coming to Kickstarter soon, there ar...
By Polar_Bear
In CMON
Jul 14th, 2017
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The next set of releases is available for Dark Age from CMON. This month, we have the new Haniel Triad Unit Box, as well as the continued repackaging of unit boxes for the Fire Caste, with boxes for the Cinder Slaves, Brimstones, Volcanic Helots, Volcanic Phalanx, and Infernos. Along with all that, t...
By Polar_Bear
In A Song of Ice and Fire
Jul 13th, 2017
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Well, I mentioned that it was going to be this month that the Kickstarter campaign for A Song of Ice and Fire Miniatures Game was going to happen, and I was right. And we’re just a couple weeks away from it! July 25th and 3pm (Eastern), you’ll be able to put in your pledge for […]...
By Polar_Bear
In CMON
Jul 7th, 2017
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One of the oldest factions for the game, The Brood have a storied history in Dark Age. They’re what happens when genetic testing doesn’t just go wrong, it goes wrong, then jumps fence and breeds wild in the swamps. Well, they’re getting an update, and you can check out what all will...
By Polar_Bear
In A Song of Ice and Fire
Jul 6th, 2017
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The Kickstarter campaign for the A Song of Ice and Fire Miniatures Game launches later this month. I’m sure a lot of you are excited about that. I’m always excited to see the new miniatures. One such group is the Stark Outriders. We get a look at their 3D renders in this preview....
By Polar_Bear
In A Song of Ice and Fire
Jun 30th, 2017
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Are you excited about the A Song of Ice and Fire Miniatures Game? I’m guessing you are. It’s alright. It’s only natural. I know a lot of you are wanting to know more about the game before its Kickstarter launches next month. Well, to help with that, CMON has posted up a short interv...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Jun 29th, 2017
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No matter how long a Kickstarter campaign is, there’s always the chance you just don’t have the funds available at the time. It’s happened to all of us. Well, if it happened to you during the Zombicide: Green Horde Kickstarter campaign, never fear! The Late Pledges have opened up an...
By Polar_Bear
In A Song of Ice and Fire
Jun 29th, 2017
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We’re just a couple weeks away from the launch of the A Song of Ice and Fire Miniatures Game Kickstarter (as we know it will begin sometime in July). As such, it’s a good time to show off some more renders for figures that’ll be part of the game. In this preview, we get a […]...
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
Jun 28th, 2017
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I really think there needs to be more focus on WWI. Much of the world as we know it today comes from that conflict. Thankfully, there are games like The Grizzled. Speaking of which, CMON Limited has announced that they are purchasing the game from Sweet Games. Along with that, they’ve announced...
By Polar_Bear
In A Song of Ice and Fire
Jun 28th, 2017
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As with the end of every CMON Kickstarter, they’ve announced when the next one will be. In this case, it’s going to be the A Song of Ice and Fire Miniatures Game. And while we don’t have the exact date yet, we are being told that it will be sometime next month. So start saving [&hel...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Jun 24th, 2017
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It’s Saturdaaaaaaaaaaay! Woooooooo! Due to the rain, my initial plans for the day fell through. But I’m hoping to rebound and maybe hang out with some people here and just chill. Yes, just me, them, and a whole pan of homemade banana pudding cheesecake… But at the moment, I know wha...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Jun 23rd, 2017
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Lots of releases coming out today. CMON’s got several, themselves. If you’re a fan of Rum & Bones, there’s a new faction, some new mercenaries, as well as some deep sea creatures available. If you’re a fan of simple bluffing games, there’s Kronia, which is one I per...
By Polar_Bear
In A Song of Ice and Fire
Jun 20th, 2017
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When you’re wealthy, you can trick out your troops with the best. That’s just what the Lannisters do in A Song of Ice and Fire Miniatures Game coming from CMON. Their swordsmen have better arms and armor than just about anyone else out there. Though, since you can’t spend money when...
By Polar_Bear
In CMON
Jun 19th, 2017
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The Earth Caste are the new kids on the block, even though they’re part of one of the oldest factions for Dark Age. They’re making their presence known in the battles on the planet’s surface, as well as on tabletops, as they’ve got a new box set available. Not to be outdone, t...
By Polar_Bear
In CMON
Jun 16th, 2017
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Tabletop Gaming News, the industry’s leading source for board and miniature gaming news, is for sale by the site’s owners CMON Limited. Originally launched in 2006, CMON took over the site in 2012 to help grow its presence and deliver the latest news to the community, no matter the publisher or game....
By Polar_Bear
In A Song of Ice and Fire
Jun 16th, 2017
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One of the most-anticipated miniatures games that will be hitting your gaming tables is A Song of Ice and Fire, a game that will let you recreate the George R.R. Martin book series right on your tabletops. CMON has posted up an overview article about the game, giving you a bit of a look at […]...
By Polar_Bear
In CMON
Jun 13th, 2017
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The Dragyri are getting a new caste in Dark Age. They’re the Earth Caste. You thought the Ice Caste was big on heavy-hitting and some armor. Well, the Earth Caste has that as well, plus several other tricks up their sleeve. The stat cards for the new subfaction have been posted online (I know, ...
By Polar_Bear
In 40K
Jun 11th, 2017
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I know. I know. This was supposed to go up yesterday. Well, WordPress has been flaky lately and it missed its posting window. Hence why it’s going up now with a reworded opening talking about it not being posted on Saturday instead of saying, “I’m going to the LGS and gonna pick me ...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Jun 6th, 2017
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As with the big-box releases for Zombicide, there’s a smaller-box expansion that goes along with it. In the case of Green Horde (currently up on Kickstarter), it’s the Friends and Foes box. There’s some new survivors, new familiars, and some new tiles, full of zombie goodness....
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
May 30th, 2017
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The Black Plague games have shown us that it’s not just humans that can succumb to the forces that cause you to be raised from the dead and seek to feast on the living. We’ve seen crows and wolves, but other sentient races can be affected as well. I Green Horde, the orcs have had [&hellip...
By Polar_Bear
In Dark Age
May 29th, 2017
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Hey everyone. I hope you’re enjoying your Monday. For those of you with the day off, I hope you’re having a great time. I’m still posting, obviously, though from home. That’s after yesterday spending most of it playing games and eating some great food with friends. We got in s...
By Polar_Bear
In Arcadia Quest
May 27th, 2017
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It’s Saturday. But it’s not just any Saturday. It’s the Saturday of a 3-day weekend. Hopefully, you’re out, enjoying yourselves somewhere. Be it gaming, out at the lake, a camping weekend, or whatever. But if you’re stopping by here, I know it’s because you still c...
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 CMON
May 22nd, 2017
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Sometimes we post stories about companies teaming up. This is the opposite. CMON Limited and Ankama Products are no longer going to be working together for game distribution....
By Polar_Bear
In Arcadia Quest
May 19th, 2017
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This month brings you quite a lot of releases from CMON. There’s a new robot fighting game (so you know I’m on board). There’s a new worker-placement game (again, right up my alley). There’s also a bunch of Arcadia Quest releases, including new pets and dragons (gee, did they ...
By Polar_Bear
In CMON
May 18th, 2017
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As you all know, last weekend we had the CMON Expo. While there, players of Dark Age were able to pick up the latest releases, and now they’re available for anyone who wasn’t able to make it to the show. This is one you want to check out if you play, as it includes the […]...
By Polar_Bear
In CMON
May 14th, 2017
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One of the big events that happens at CMON Expo is the Dark Age Immortals tournament. This is the culmination of an entire year’s worth of qualifying events, with the winners of those getting a Bloodgelt that lets them participate in the finals. The prize? Being able to work with the design tea...
By Polar_Bear
In CMON
May 13th, 2017
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As we should all know, A Song of Ice and Fire is not CMON’s first foray into a miniatures game. They’re long-standing game, Dark Age, as well as Wrath of Kings, are both still being developed. They’ve had a couple panels for these two games, hosted by Bryan Steele, Dave Taylor, and ...
By Polar_Bear
In CMON
May 12th, 2017
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Hey everyone. We’re here at CMON Expo 2017 at the A Song of Ice and Fire panel. This is the first real chance people are getting to hear about the upcoming miniatures game from designers Michael Shinall and Eric M. Lang. On the panel, we have Eric, Michael, and Guille (producer for the project). This...