Steamforged Previews Veteran Chisel for Guild Ball

As the players in Guild Ball grow, they change (as we all do). Their careers go through different phases. That’s where the Veteran versions come in. The player has seen some stuff, and they’re now focused on new aspects of the play and themselves. In today’s preview, we get a look at Chisel. A bit of a wild-child, going out and just stabbing anyone she could, she’s mellowed over the years and is now more team-focused.
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Steamforged Taking Orders For Erskirii Wolves Guild Ball Team

In Guild Ball, teams are made up of players from all over the world. But, like the Olympics, they occasionally band together nationally for a competition. That’s what the World Cup is for. Well, Steamforged is bringing together the Erskirii Wolves, a team made up of players from Erskirad, and offering them as a team full of alternate-sculpt minis. They’re only available to order for a short time, so get in your orders now.
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Steamforged Previews Veteran Sakana For Guild Ball

So, we had the Exiles, the various Union members that left for other Guilds. The next set coming for Guild Ball is The Faithful. They’re players who stuck with their teams (for the most part, there’s Spigot in there). In this case, it’s Sakana. A pirate’s life is for him (yarr arr yarr. I loddie the hotpants). We get a look at how he’s changing from his original incarnation in this preview.
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Zenit Miniatures Running Orphans Fantasy Football Team

Hut! Hut! Omaha! Hike!
The US Football season is actually getting close to starting, if you can believe it. Teams are getting prepped and ready to once more hit the gridiron. Zenit Miniatures is looking to expand the league with their own new team. They might be a little young, but they’re just as ready to toss the pigskin around and take on all comers. They’re the Orphans team and they’re up on Kickstarter now.
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Steamforged Previews Ikaros and Rundaas For Falconer’s Guild

The Falconer’s Guild is the next of the Minor Guilds to hit the pitch in Guild Ball. As one would expect, they’re the Minor Guild for the Hunter’s Guild. We’ve seen just about everyone, but there had been two left. In this final preview, we get a look at them. Say hello to Ikaros and Rundaas.
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Rebel Minis Releases Qwik: A Game of the Wastelands

Rebel Minis is pleased to announce that they’ve released Qwik: A Game of the Wastelands. It’s a new fantasy sports game set in a post-apocalyptic world. Hey, when not running away from nuclear mutants, you still wanna just play around some, right? Grab the dog skull and get in there!
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Steamforged Previews Frelsi For Falconer’s Guild

Almost every team in Guild Ball has a mascot (Blacksmiths just have to be different like that…). In the case of the Falconer’s Guild, as one would expect, it’s a bird of prey. Specifically, Frelsi, a bald eagle. Get a look at her stats in this new preview.
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Steamforged Previews Devana For Guild Ball

Every team needs a captain. Someone needs to be in charge to lead the other players to victory. In the case of the Falconer’s Guild, that falls to Devana. In this preview, we get a look at her rules and model, and see just how she interacts with the rest of her team. Arguably, the captain is the most important figure on the pitch, so that makes this the most important preview for the team.
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Steamforged Previews Minerva, Takes Pre-Orders For Morticians Resin Team, Has Spring Sale

Man, Steamforged Games is, pardon the pun, full steam ahead as we head into the weekend. They’ve got a preview up of a new Falconer’s Guild player (even though she uses an owl). They’ve announced that the Main guilds are going to be moving over to colored resin. They’ve got the first pre-order up for that resin team (the Morticians). And they’re running a general Spring Sale over on their website, which includes a lot of alternate sculpt minis.
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Steamforged Previews Pride For Guild Ball

The Solthecian Church has taken over the Union in Guild Ball. In Season 4, they’re going to be the Minor Guild for the team, and a bit of restructuring will be done as some players get shifted around as to who can and can’t work for whom. But, since they’ll be their own Minor Guild, that means they need a mascot. That mascot comes in the form of Pride, a huge lion. We get a look at his rules in this preview.
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Time Vault Soccer Card Game Up On Kickstarter

Soccer (or football, as most people actually know it), is the world’s most popular sport, with a history that stretches back quite a long time, with quite a lot of notable players throughout the years. In Time Vault Soccer, a new card game that’s up on Kickstarter, you’re not only put in charge of your own club, but you’re also given access to a time machine and can go to whenever and wherever in your quest to design and recruit the perfect team.
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New Idoneth Deepkin, Necromunda, and Blood Bowl Figures Available From Games Workshop

Games Workshop’s hitting a bit of everything with this week’s pre-orders over in their shop. There’s some new Idoneth Deepkin heroes to fill out your army. There’s a new book for Necromunda, as well as a new gang. There’s also a new Chaos Blood Bowl team. And dice. There’s also lots of dice.
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Steamforged Explains Solthecian Minor Guild

Season 4 for Guild Ball will be coming out this year, and along with it, some rebalancing of some figures for various Guilds to bring them up to speed with others that see the pitch more often. This is also the year of Minor Guilds. It’d been announced that the Solthecian Church was going to be the Minor Guild for the Union, but there’s been some odd releases if that was the case. Well, we get an explanation of how all that’s going to work in this post.
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Corvus Belli Announces Smoke & Mirrors Expansion for Aristeia

Spectator sports are half physical contest and half entertainment, after all, so having a few mirrors and some smoke makes sense, especially in a contest like Aristeia. As such, a quartet of new players will be making their way to the pitch. And they’re coming in the appropriately titled Smoke & Mirrors set. We get a look at them here.
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Steamforged Previews Mataagi For The Falconer’s Guild

With the Ratcatcher’s hitting pitches, it’s time to start looking at the next of the Minor Guilds that will be coming to Guild Ball. They’re the Falconers, a Minor for the Hunter’s Guild. Today’s our first look at what they’re capable of and, man, it’s quite a bit, getting an eyeful of this first figure. He’s one of the 2 that will be able to play alongside the Hunter’s. It’s Mataagi.
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Steamforged Previews Veteran Honour and New Box

The last of the Exiles is Veteran Honour. While not part of the Union in Chains storyline specifically, she was on the losing side of a bit of a coup within the Mason’s Guild which led to her leg being hurt and her moving on to become coach of the Farmer’s Guild. We get a look at her upcoming Guild Ball card here.
Also, not every team got an Exile figure. But those teams aren’t going to just be left behind. There’s a preview up of a new box set that contains figures for the teams that didn’t end up with something new. Though, at the moment, we’ve just got the picture and little else.
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Steamforged Previews Harriet The Hat for Guild Ball

I guess that headline should have “spoiler warning” in it, but at this point, if you’ve not read the fluff for the Exiles box for Guild Ball, that’s on you. Long story short, not everybody made it out alive, and Harry is no more. However, his hat lives on and has found a new owner in the form of a young Engineering student. And so we get Harriet the Hat. Check out her new cards below.
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Steamforged Previews Veteran Hemlocke For Guild Ball

The next in the list of figures from the Exiles set, the end result of the Union in Chains event, is Veteran Hemlocke. She was originally being fought over by the Hunters and the Morticians, but that changed when Veteran Minx came on the scene. As such, Hemlocke is trading in for all-goth gear and going with the dead-lovers. We get a look at her new card here.
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Steamforged Previews Veteran Minx For Guild Ball

As many of you know, I play Guild Ball. The Hunter’s Guild is one of my teams (I mean, they have a bear). So, of course, I’m excited to see what new minis they’re getting. In this case, it’s one of the models from the Union in Chains event. It’s Veteran Minx, and she adds some cool abilities to the pitch.
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Veteran Captain Salt Available To Order From Steamforged

So, yesterday was April Fool’s. Honestly, I don’t really like the holiday much, as you get all sorts of stories coming out that could maybe be true, and would be really cool if they were, but they aren’t. So you never quite know what’s real and what isn’t. As a reporter, that can be very frustrating. However, this story isn’t a joke. Well, it is, kinda, but it’s also real. Steamforged has created Veteran Captain Salt for Guild Ball, and you can order yours now (better hurry, today’s the last day to order her).
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Steamforged Previews Veteran Decimate For Guild Ball

The Union in Chains event for Guild Ball saw the Union players spread out among the other Guilds. In the case of Decimate, she’s ended up with the Brewer’s Guild. Her knowledge with the sword is no longer employed with a foil or rapier, but a broadsword. So, what sort of changes does that mean for her card? We get a look at just that in this preview.
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Fantasy Football: Alastoran – Demons and Chaos Up On Kickstarter

While the American Football season might be a while away, you can get yourself a game of tabletop fantasy football just about any time. But you might be thinking you’d like a new team to hit the field. Have no fear, for Greebo Games is here with just that. Well, maybe fear a little. They are demons and whatnot. The team’s up on Kickstarter now.
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Steamforged Previews Bonesaw and Graves For Ratcatcher’s Guild

Well, ok, in a way, this isn’t so much a preview. Veteran Graves and Bonesaw have been around for quite a long time as part of the Mortician’s Guild. However, that doesn’t mean that things haven’t changed. The figures were originally created when the idea of Minor Guilds wasn’t around yet, and Veteran Graves, in particular, really needed a bit of touching up to really make him shine with the new team. So that’s what Steamforged has done, a touch-up.
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Falconer’s Guild Available To Pre-Order For Guild Ball

Buccaw!
The Falconer’s Guild is the second of the Minor Guilds that will be making their way to the Guild Ball pitch. They’re the Minors for the Hunter’s Guild. The two teams will be able to share a pair of players between them, as well as the Falconer’s being able to be used on their own (of course). If you want to get these high-flying new figures, you can order yours now, as well as special dice. If you pre-order through your LGS, be sure to ask about the LE alt-sculpt figure, too.
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Steamforged Previews Veteran Gutter For Guild Ball

The Union is going through changes. The Solthecian Church has taken over, and many of the players that used to be on the team have looked elsewhere for employment. One such is Gutter. Back during the Union in Chains event for Guild Ball, Gutter could’ve ended up with the Butchers or the Fishermen. In the end, the Butchers won out. In this preview, we get a look at what they can expect when she hits the pitch.
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Steamforged Previews Last Two Ratcatcher Minis’ Stats

The Ratcatcher’s Guild is the first Minor Guild to hit the pitch. They’ll be making their way to tabletops soon, but it’s best to know what you’ll be getting into. As such, there’s two final players to preview for them. One’s Miasma, the other is Squeak, their mascot. Because, yes, you get a giant rat to use on the pitch.
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Steamforged Previews Falconer’s Guild

The Falconer’s Guild is the new Minor Guild coming for the Hunter’s Guild in Guild Ball. (Guild, Guild, Guild)
They’ll be taking to the skies in a couple months, but you can get a look at what they’ve got in store, as well as previewing the retailer-exclusive figure you can get if you pre-order through your LGS.
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What’s Changed in DreadBall Second Edition?

Whenever a game goes through an edition change, there’s going to be things that stay the same and things that change. I mean, there’s a new edition, so there’s gotta be changes. But many players might be anxious to see what those are. Did a favorite mechanic get an overhaul? Did a model’s rules change? There can be a lot of anxiety over all of that. Well, Mantic’s here to put your worries at ease with a look at what’s changed in the new edition of DreadBall.
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Rookie League Minis Available To Pre-Order From Steamforged

Steamforged is working on bringing you the new Rookie League for Guild Ball. This new format allows players to use a Rookie in their games, then build them up throughout the League, choosing several different options as they go. Steamforged is taking pre-orders for the whole bundle of players, as well as selling them individually.
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Ratcatcher’s Guild Available To Pre-order From Steamforged

Steamforged Games has a trio of new pre-releases available over in their webshop. One is the first of the new Minor Guilds that are making their way to the Guild Ball pitch. It’s the Ratcatcher’s box. You can also pick up special team dice for them. But even if you’re not interested in the new Guild, every Guild Ball player will be wanting to pick up the Game Plan Deck. These cards take over for the old Guild Plot cards and also roll in the Initiative Roll into their uses.
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Steamforged Announces Gameplan Deck For Guild Ball

Guild Ball is getting a bit of a shake-up this morning. Steamforged had mentioned the Gameplan deck, but the details were thin on the ground. Now they’ve been fully revealed. The deck replaces the Guild Plots from the game, but also change how Initiative works at the start of a turn. They can even change how much Influence a player has during their turn. It’s a little change that makes big changes in the potential for the game.
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Steamforged Previews Piper For Ratcatcher’s Guild

“It’s time to pay the Piper.”
It’s an old saying, taken from the fairytale of the Pied Piper of Hamelin. You know, the town had a rat problem and they paid a dude with a magic flute to make them go away. Of course, when they didn’t pay, he led the children of the town away. In Guild Ball, the Ratcatcher’s Guild is being led by just such an individual. Piper’s his name and he’s also got a magic flute that will also cause players around the field to end up in spots they weren’t originally expecting. Take a look at his cards in this preview.
Also: Aaaaaaaaqualung!
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February Releases Available For Infinity

5 days from the end of the month and Corvus Belli is finishing off February in style. You thought all the love was gone a couple weeks ago, but such is not the case. The latest releases for Infinity are now available over in the Corvus Belli webshop as well as at an LGS near you (well, hopefully that last part, anyway).
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Steamforged Previews May Releases

The Union in Chains event left the Union decimated, with players being pulled away to join different Guilds as the Solthecian church took over the organization. In May, the results of that event will start hitting players’ tables. There’s two box sets coming, one based on all the characters that had been Union but are now gone, and another on the Chruch’s new leadership role in the Union.
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Steamforged Previews Scourge for Ratcatcher’s Guild

The Minor Guilds will change the dynamic of Guild Ball. They’re their own teams, but also tied with a Major Guild. The Ratcatchers are the Minor Guild for the Morticians. So death and decay is part of what they’re about. Also, rats are well-known to carry diseases. The Ratcatchers bring a new Condition to the game, Disease. And Scourge is one of the main carriers. Get a look at this stat cards and mini in this preview.
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