Crowdfunding

By Polar_Bear
In Accessories
Jan 18th, 2017
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And we’re already to Wednesday. It helps the week go along when you’re off on Monday. It’s also my friend Gilbert’s birthday! Yo. Gilbert. You old, dude. Anyway, along with cake and ice cream, we should fill up on some bite-sized gaming stories. Today on the platter we have: M...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Jan 18th, 2017
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Sometimes you just get the urge to build an empire. Or, at least, I do. Now, you can’t really be going out there, building an army, conquering neighboring territories while also advancing technology and creating diplomatic relations with your neighbors. However, you can live vicariously through...
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
Jan 17th, 2017
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It’s good to be the king. It’s so good, in fact, people are willing to raise armies and backstab their friends in order to get there. And that’s just what you’ll be doing in Reign, a new card game that’s up on Kickstarter now. Will you be the one to wear the onyx crown?...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Jan 17th, 2017
3 Comments
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The streets of London are choked with thick fog and smoke from the factories. People go about their everyday lives. The undead are used as a labor force, putting many out of a job. Strange creatures, tainted by the runoff from the factories, lurk the alleyways. In all of it, the Cult looks to bring [...
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
Jan 17th, 2017
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Well… hmm… *looks over the campaign and see what sort of things I can actually share about it, considering we try and keep TGN to a PG-13 rating, considering a lot of people browse while at work/school* Umm… well… it’s a card game. We can’t show you any of the artw...
By Polar_Bear
In Alternate History
Jan 17th, 2017
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Fiction is a wonderful thing. While there is certainly plenty of strange and wonderful things in our own, real world… we can’t ride around on dinosaurs or own a flying saucer or control lightning with our minds. But in a fictional world, anything is possible. And “anything is possib...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Jan 12th, 2017
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Behind football (or, as Americans call it, soccer), Cricket is the most popular professional sport on Earth. Sure, we here in the states might not get too involved in it, but that’s just our corner of the globe. And, like most sports, those of us in the gaming community would like to have a tab...
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
Jan 12th, 2017
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Kids love dinosaurs. At least, as a kid, I did. I never really grew out of it, either, to be honest. The giant lizards that used to roam our Earth seem almost too cool to be actually true. And while there are some dinosaur-themed games out there, a lot of them have you hunting the […]...
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
Jan 12th, 2017
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Who wouldn’t want a robot companion? You could have them do some of the chores around the apartment, have yourself some wild adventures, and do all those cool things you see in the movies. But you gotta build your robot first. And if you’re going to build your own robot, you might as well...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Jan 11th, 2017
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Well, it would seem as though we’re surrounded. There’s a seemingly endless army of demons outside the tower and all of them want to come in. We don’t want them to come in because demons never wipe their feet and we just got new carpeting. So it’s up to the four of us to defen...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Jan 11th, 2017
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For those that don’t know about the classic Chinese tale, Journey to the West, I’d highly recommend you check it out. There’s a version of it up on Netflix now, actually, that is just awesome. But what if you want to bring the demon-hunting action to your tabletop? Well, that might ...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Jan 11th, 2017
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We’re once more halfway through the week. So far, it’s been a pretty standard week. After the chaos of the week before, I’m not complaining about that at all. I’m also not complaining about the temperatures we’re supposed to get to today here in Atlanta. I might just ope...
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
Jan 11th, 2017
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Sure, despite being deaf, dumb, and blind, Tommy could play a mean game of pinball, but what about looking at the game from the ball’s point of view? That’s what you’ll be doing in Pinball Showdown, a new card game that’s up on Kickstarter now. Humongous shoes for Elton John s...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Jan 9th, 2017
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If you want to run a business, there’s a lot of hats that you have to be able to wear. You have to be a creator, a shipper, an accountant, and manager. Even if you have tools to help, such as Kickstarter, your first outing might not be just right. Thankfully, you can always regroup […]...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Jan 6th, 2017
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Ey! You’s a wizard, Tony! It’s like the New York version of that famous phrase. Why New York? Because Pigsmoke, the RPG about life at a wizarding school takes place in the US. But you won’t be taking the role of students, but the faculty. It’s a new RPG that’s up on Kick...
By Polar_Bear
In Accessories
Jan 6th, 2017
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Hey everyone. Well, the first week of the year is coming to a close. It’s been… an odd one. Monday I had off. Tuesday I had to take my car in for repairs (which got finished up on Thursday, since they had to order in a part). Wednesday and Thursday I had some stomach issues. […]...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Jan 6th, 2017
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We missed our December D&D session since everyone was busy with holiday stuff. But the January one is rapidly approaching. … I should probably figure out what I want to do with the characters… Good thing there’s a lot of resources out there for a DM like me. And there’s h...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Jan 5th, 2017
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I… I’m attacking the darkness!! Sure, that might just be a cute line from that old Dead Alewives skit, but it’s also what you get to do in Myth: Dark Frontier, a new cooperative board game up on Kickstarter. The city of Farrenroc is under siege by the Darkness (umm… not Charli...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Jan 4th, 2017
27 Comments
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There’s just a couple days left to get in on the Kingdom Death Kickstarter campaign. Though, chances are, you’ve already done so. How do I know? Because there’s over 16k backers that have raised over $9 million, making it the highest funding gaming project on Kickstarter, beating ou...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Dec 30th, 2016
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It’s the penultimate day of the year. 2016 is on its way out. Lots of people are going to be partying about it. I’m sure some of that will include gaming. At least, I hope it does for you. Anyway, if you’re going to be partying to midnight tomorrow, you’ll want to stock up on ...
By Polar_Bear
In Accessories
Dec 28th, 2016
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The final week of 2016 continues on. I know a lot of people are enjoying a bit of a break here at the end of the year. Many game companies are taking a little bit of time off. But that’s not to say we don’t have a good bit of bite-sized stories to snack on. […]...
By Polar_Bear
In Accessories
Dec 23rd, 2016
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Hey guys. You might’ve noticed we didn’t have a Terrain Corner yesterday. That’s because I was whisked away to help work on a super-ultra-deep-covert project. Or, being that a lot of companies are currently on holiday, there wasn’t much to report on. One of the two. Anyway, so...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Dec 23rd, 2016
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December has but a week left. Many people are going on vacation for the holidays. Christmas is in a couple days. Hanukah starts tomorrow. It’s time to wrap things up for the year for many people. Well, that includes the folks over at Wyrd Games who have posted up this month’s Newsletter, ...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Dec 22nd, 2016
3 Comments
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While many of us are focusing on Christmas coming up in 3 days, this time of year has many holidays associated with it. Certainly, the Festival of Lights known as Hanukkah is one that’s celebrated all over the world. During the 8 nights, one of the most popular things to do is spin the dreidel....
By Polar_Bear
In Accessories
Dec 21st, 2016
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The week rolls along. Hopefully it’s going well for you. Mine’s been very busy. But that’s meant things are going by quickly. Quickly is good and bad in some cases, as there’s a lot to still get done by the end of the year. With Christmas this week and then New Year’s th...
By Polar_Bear
In Alternate History
Dec 20th, 2016
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The world of Fasa’s 1879 is a bit different than the one you learned about in history class. Here, Albert and Victoria are still in control of the British Empire, but that empire now includes Grosvenor Land. Or, it would include it, if the natives weren’t being so persnickety about it. Fo...
By Polar_Bear
In Accessories
Dec 16th, 2016
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Man, it is busy over here on this side of the screen. Pretty much all week there’s been stuff going on. I’m sure that’s part of why it feels like it’s really flown by… And I’ve still not really gotten a handle on what I’m going to do with my D&D group to...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Dec 16th, 2016
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The world of Tronoe-17 seemed like your average alien planet. I mean, it was weird, especially what with the Slimezoids inhabiting it like they do. But everything seemed fine. That is until power crystals were found in abundance. Well, that’s just the sort of discovery that changes everything. ...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Dec 15th, 2016
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You know, if you’re going to have a pulp-style adventure, you should name it like one. And The Revenge of the Robots of Doom is certainly everything I’d expect from a pulp-style adventure. It would seem as though I keep saying that 2016 was the Year of New Editions, 2017 is looking to be ...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Dec 15th, 2016
6 Comments
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It’s already Thursday. At least, for me, this week has gone much like last week. That is to say, it’s gone by very quickly. That’s not a complaint, mind you. However, I do need to actually figure out what I’m going to be doing with my D&D group this Saturday… I̵...
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
Dec 15th, 2016
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The world is filled with wonders… valuable wonders. Down below our feet could be all manner of valuable minerals. Particularly, we’re on the hunt for gold and diamonds. But they’re not going to be easy to extract. You’re gonna need to build a mine and you’re gonna need h...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Dec 15th, 2016
5 Comments
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We’ve been privy to the goings-on in the world of Malifaux for quite some time now. It’s a dark, spooky, somewhat dream-like world where all sorts of dangerous creatures lay in wait to pounce on any unsuspecting passerby. But that world is connected with the real world. So, what about wha...
By Polar_Bear
In Accessories
Dec 14th, 2016
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Today’s a day to celebrate. Why? It’s my 5th anniversary with TGN. Yes, on this day, 5 years ago, I made my first post on the site. It was the new plastic Warp Wolf kit that Privateer Press was coming out with. Oh how gaming has changed since then. I remember having a conversation, a [&he...
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
Dec 14th, 2016
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Traveller is an RPG that’s been around for… heck… seemingly forever. Millions of players have taken Marc Miller’s game and used it to play out all sorts of interplanetary adventures. However, RPGs aren’t always for everyone. Sometimes you’d want something a bit qui...
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
Dec 13th, 2016
1 Comment
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Conquering the Overlord in the underworld wasn’t easy. In fact, the first time around, the Rebels didn’t quite make it. However, this second assault has proven much more successful. But defeating the Overlord was just the first step in the Rebel’s plan. Now, all the souls that the O...