Thief’s Hoard Card Game Up On Kickstarter

There’s money to be made in thievery. However, those that pick pockets might also have their own pockets picked. In Thief’s Hoard, the goal is to create a horde worth $10,000. But you’re not the only thief on the block, and what you steal might not remain yours forever. The card game is up on Kickstarter now.
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Crusader Kings Board Game Up On Kickstarter

While nowadays, it seems like everything is moving from the analog world to the digital, there’s still items headed the other direction. For example, take Crusader Kings. This computer strategy game is now coming to your gaming tabletops as Crusader Kings The Board Game. Free League Publishing and Paradox Interactive have teamed up to bring this game to life, and you can pledge for their Kickstarter campaign now.
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From Beyond: First Strike Starfinder Adventure Up On Kickstarter

Being a relatively new game on the block, there’s not a lot of extra resources out there for Starfinder GMs. Well, Angry Golem Games is looking to fix that. They are creating their From Beyond adventure path. The third installment, First Strike, is up on Kickstarter now.
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Friday Snippets

We’ve finally made it to Friday! I don’t know about you, but this was a really long week for me. Partially because I’ve been anxious to get back to playing D&D. Our second session will be tomorrow, and I can’t wait. Later today, I’m going to pick up snacks and whatnot for the game. But I also need to nosh on some bite-sized gaming stories. And that’s just what we’ve got for you here.

Today on the platter is: New Orc Rokkets From Kromlech, Titan-Forge Taking Orders For Dragon Empire Minis, Late Pledges Open For Elder Dice, and Historical Metal Coins Up On Kickstarter.

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Rainbow Massacre Card Game Up On Kickstarter

It’s never good when a population is forced to the margins. In the case of horses, the Zebras, long having looked at the love and affection given to Unicorns, have finally snapped. They’ve picked up whatever weaponry they can find and are going on the warpath. Those multi-hued, single-horned horses haven’t got a chance when the Zebras come fighting. That’s the story behind Rainbow Massacre, a new card game that’s up on Kickstarter now.
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Daggers Card Game Up On Kickstarter

You all know my love of “gaming backpack games.” They’re the ones you toss in your pack and carry with you, ready to be played at a moment’s notice. Well, Daggers is such a game. It’s a quick, two-player card game that’s easy to teach. It’s also up on Kickstarter now.
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Imaginarium Board Game Up On Kickstarter

Think of the things you can build in your dreams. The possibilities of fantastic creations unknown of before. Now, make those dreams a reality. That’s what you’ll be doing in Imaginarium, a new board game that’s up on Kickstarter. Create, fix, and dismantle wondrous machines in an effort to create ever-bigger and better creations. The one with the greatest creations at the end is the winner.
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IDW Launches Nickelodeon Splat Attack! Kickstarter

Food fight!
Tacos and burgers and ice cream is flying all over the cafeteria in Nickelodeon Splat Attack!, the new game from IDW that’s over on Kickstarter now. Players gather teams of four characters and look to score Cool Points. But watch out for that flying bowl of soup or you’ll lose all the points you were acquiring.
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OrcQuest WarPath Board Game Up On Kickstarter

I know I go on and on about being a polar bear, but before that, and still deep down inside, I’m a greenskin. Being orcy is just who I am. So, when I see a new board game featuring orcs not as the bad guys, but as the crew you put on the table? I’m instantly interested. And that’s just what you’ve got in OrcQuest WarPath, a new cooperative dungeoncrawl board game that’s up on Kickstarter now.
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Dream Askew and Dream Apart RPGs Up On Kickstarter

Feelings of being “not part of the crowd” can transcend time and place. Though the initial description of the two RPGs, Dream Askew and Dream Apart, sound very different from one-another, they both still touch on those same feelings. In Dream Askew, the queer community struggles with life in a post-apocalyptic world. Meanwhile, Dream Apart takes place in a Jewish community in the shtetl. The two games are up on Kickstarter now.
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Reprint of No Thank You, Evil! Up On Kickstarter

Many parents are starting to get their kids into gaming. But it can be hard to find the right game. You don’t want anything too complex. You probably don’t want anything with too violent of theme. So finding something just right can be difficult. Well, No Thank You, Evil! is made with younger gamers in mind. It’s even won awards for it. Now, a reprint of the game is up on Kickstarter. They’re also adding in new expansions.
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Villagers Card Game Up On Kickstarter

Who hasn’t thought that they know more about city design than whomever it was that created the place they live? I’m in Atlanta, and I certainly think I could do things better. Well, Villagers lets you do just that. Players will draft cards in order to build their own medieval European village. Create the most thriving location and win. The game is up on Kickstarter now.
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World of Alessia Campaign Primer Up On Kickstarter

There’s a lot of settings out there that can feel rather “samey.” You know, there’s the elves and the orcs and the castles and the dragons. Or even if it’s a sci-fi campaign, it seems like just a re-hash of something you’ve seen. World of Alessia looks to create an all-new universe that, while inspired by others, is its own thing. It’s got technology. It’s got magic. It’s got… well, there’s still dragons, but dragons are cool. The Campaign Primer is up on Kickstarter now.
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A Delve in the Cave Adventure Up On Kickstarter

Burial chambers are supposed to be just left alone. The bones of the dead are supposed to just be able to rest eternally. However, in the ancient caves that hold the remains of the founder of Shadowhaven, all is not still. But exactly what is going on is your task to find out in A Delve in the Cave, a new adventure for 5th Edition that’s up on Kickstarter now.
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Legends of Signum: Battle for Vallor Miniatures Game Up On Kickstarter

(Two gamers are sitting in a horse-drawn carriage as it goes down the road. One is carrying his decks of cards, while another has a tacklebox full of minis. They hit a bump, and the two fumble their belongings onto each other)
Gamer 1: Hey! You got your minis game in my CCG!
Gamer 2: Hey! You got your CCG in my minis game!
(They play a few rounds) Actually, this is pretty good!
Legends of Signum: Battle for Vallor is a new minis game up on Kickstarter that also uses CCG elements as part of list creation and game play.
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Creatures of Vathis Monster Book Up On Kickstarter

As you know I’ve said before, there’s no such thing as “too many options” when it comes to resources for a GM when they need to make their game. In this case, Creatures of Vathis: Volume One looks to bring a whole host of monsters and other creatures to games of 5th edition. The book is up on Kickstarter now.
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Get to Know Me Card Game Up On Kickstarter

Getting to know you. Getting to know all about you… is tough! Sometimes, you just don’t know what to ask to get to know someone. Or maybe you know, but you’re just too shy. Well, Get to Know Me is a new card game up on Kickstarter that’ll help out. It’s a set of question cards that you can ask your opponent. In the end, find out your compatibility scores and see how well you did!
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Thursday Terrain Corner

The week rolls on. We’ve gotten all the way to Thursday. And as you read this, I’m busy helping set up for CMON Expo. Yeah, they did a lot of set-up yesterday, but there’s always more to do. If you’re in Atlanta this weekend, stop on by. I’ll be down by the Media Room, hobnobbing with all the stars. ūüėÄ
But, in the meantime, I need to make sure your tables look as good as possible.

Today in the Terrain Corner we have: Gale Force 9 Previews Galactic Battlezones Terrain Boxes, Papierschnitzel Releases Samurai Village Builder, Deep-Cut Studio Releases Limited-Edition Space Mat, and Laser Terrain Co Modular Painted Terrain Up On Kickstarter.

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Mantic Announces Hellboy In Mexico Expansion

Hellboy has gone on all sorts of adventures, hunting down strange creatures, spirits, and deities all over the world. In particular, he’s had some adventures South of the border, down Mexico way. As part of the Hellboy board game Kickstarter, Mantic has decided to toss a new expansion into the ring. If you ever wanted Luchadore-Hellboy, now’s your chance. However, it’s only available during the Kickstarter, so this add-on is a “now or never” deal.
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Tyto Games Launches Azimuth Kickstarter

The sea is a cruel mistress. And waking up adrift on some small chunk of wood in the middle of some ocean leave little chance for survival. But survive you must, as you must work at fighting through all the hardships, get yourself a bit of breeze, and make your way back to dry land. That is your task in Azimuth, the new board game up on Kickstarter from Tyto Games.
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Part-Time Gods 2nd Edition Up On Kickstarter

The trials and trappings of modern, everyday life is tough enough. Work, rent, balancing social time. It’s not easy. Throw in having to deal with the trials and trappings of being a god, too, and it can be even tougher. But that’s what you’ll be doing in Part-Time Gods. Third Eye Games is looking to create a 2nd edition of their popular RPG, and they’ve taken to Kickstarter to get it made. And it looks like it’ll happen, as the campaign is already over its funding goal.
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Fix the World Card Game Up On Kickstarter

Without going into political territory or getting too detailed: there’s a lot of things in this world that aren’t the greatest. Certainly, there’s various problems that need to be solved. But what’s the solution to these huge, world-arching problems? Probably something like Dinosaur DNA or Dolphins or maybe Duck Tape (along possibly with things that don’t start with the letter D). Those solutions to these huge problems are what you’ll be finding in Fix the World, a new card game up on Kickstarter.
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Midweek Snippets

We’re halfway there, folks. And, for me, the prep for CMON Expo is ramping up. Tomorrow is set-up, and then the show proper begins on Friday morning, bright and early (ok, not as early as I’m usually up, which is about 4am, but still, pretty early). If we’re gonna make it through the show, we should nosh on some bite-sized gaming stories.

On the platter today we have: New Releases Available From Dark Sword Miniatures, Presidemon of Destruction Up On Kickstarter, and Victoria Miniatures Releases New Winter Female Officer Sprue.

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Indie Boards and Cards Launches Kodama Duo: Kindred Spirits Kickstarter

Not every game out there is great for 2 players. Some say they can be played there, but really can’t. And others are honestly just for 3+ players. So what’re you to do if it’s just you and your buddy? Well, if you want to play Kodama, you can back Kodama Duo: Kindred Spirits from Indie Boards and Cards that’s up on Kickstarter now. It’s a 2-player version of the tree-growing game, that also brings the classic version up to 6 players if you want.
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Forsaken Forest Card Game Up On Kickstarter

Despite being a flatlander at heart, I do still enjoy a good forest. The trees. The animals. The haunting, malicious force that is looking to corrupt those that enter into its domain. The scent of trees. You know, that kind of thing. Forsaken Forest is a new social deduction card game up on Kickstarter where players are a group of travelers going through a forest. Some have been corrupted. Some are still pure. The object is for your side to overtake the other, without being 100% sure who is who.
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core::2050 Sci-Fi RPG Up On Kickstarter

Hacking computer system. Laser rifles. Flying cars. Elves. Monks. Bards. You usually see the first trio mixed together, but not so often with the last three. code::2050 looks to change that. The core::2050 book for the game is a setting book and set of rules to bring 5th edition to a cyberpunk dystopian world. The book is up on Kickstarter now.
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Azimuth Coming to Kickstarter Tomorrow

Come sail away. Come sail away. Come sail away with me, lads!
Sailing away is what you’ll be doing in Azimuth. Though it’s not all sand, sun, and sea. You wake up adrift with very little in the way of supplies and even less idea of exactly where you are. This isn’t a 3-hour tour, but a fight for survival in the cruel sea. The game will be setting sail on Kickstarter tomorrow, with early bird pledges, so be sure you get in right at the beginning for the best deal.
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JabberJot Storytelling Game Up On Kickstarter

Writing can be really hard. Trying to figure out what to write about, what sort of story you want to tell, and what type of tone it should all have isn’t easy. But that’s where JabberJot comes in. It’s a story-creation party card game that’s up on Kickstarter now. Can you use all the elements together and come up with the best story?
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Godslayer Miniatures Game Up On Kickstarter

The ancient world is being rocked by conflict. Gods, monsters, heroes, all are all coming together to assert their dominance. That’s what’s happening in Godslayer. And they’ve taken to Kickstarter in order to get new starter sets made for the game. If you’ve been looking at the game for a while and weren’t sure where would be a good place to jump in, that time is now.
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Awaken: The Blood of Salvora RPG Up On Kickstarter

Awaken! Awaken! Awaken! Awaken! Take the land that must be taken!
Man, just all sorts of musical references these posts. Anyway, in this case, it’s a new book for the Awaken RPG. In this case, it’s a new sourcebook called The Blood of Salvora to flesh out the overall world, giving you more details in regions, cities, and the people that inhabit it. The book is up on Kickstarter now.
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Mashed Battle Card Game Up On Kickstarter

I could attempt to try some potato-related puns for this story, but the campaign-creators have already done all of that heavy lifting, and anything I did would pale in comparison. So, I’ll just let you know what the potatoes are marching to war. Grab your commander and legions of potato soldiers and hit the trenches, looking to come out victorious and avoid getting turned into whipped potatoes. Mashed, the strategic card game, is up on Kickstarter now.
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2nd Edition of Dig and New Expansion Up On Kickstarter

Dig in the dark is a gas. Baby, can you dig it?
Mangrove Games has launched a Kickstarter campaign to create a new edition of Dig. They’re also bringing along a new expansion, the Dragon set. Two guesses as to what you’ll be able to find down in those dark caverns with that one.
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Pathfinder/5th Edition Adventures Up On Kickstarter

Having pre-made adventures to toss at your players is always a handy thing for a GM. It really helps cut the prep time for games, and makes it so they can enjoy what’s going on as much as the players do, since a lot of the heavy lifting is done. Dark by Design is currently running a Kickstarter campaign that’s got two books just full of adventures for your parties to go on.
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Friday Snippets

Weekeeeeend! Woo!
Ok, so it’s not exactly here yet, but it will be soon enough (That’s not soon enough!). Just gotta get through the rest of today and we’ll be there. I’ve got gaming lined up for tomorrow. I hope you do, too. But, as always, if we’re going to be spending a day gaming, we should be sure to snack on some bite-sized gaming stories so we have our strength with us.

Today on the platter we have: Artis Opus Series S: Brush Set Up On Kickstarter, Reclusive Phoenix Entertainment To Run Kickstarter For Cthulhu-inspired Miniatures Line, Campaign Coins Running Deluxe Metal Meeples Kickstarter, Ultra PRO International to make Munchkin and Munchkin Collectible Card Game accessories, and Brigade Models – New British and German Aeronef Released.

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Sol 3 Card Game Up On Kickstarter

Giant robots alert! We have a giant robots alert! Sol 3, a new card game that’s up on Kickstarter now, is chock-a-block full of them. In fact, you’re not just in charge of a single suit, or just a small squad, you’ve got an entire capital starship full of them that you can throw at your opponent. Come up with a winning battle plan, push on through your opponent’s forces, and secure victory.
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