Fantasy

By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Aug 31st, 2015
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It’s Monday. Let’s not try and dwell on that fact too much and instead just think about what cool things you might be planning for next weekend. If plans include gaming, you’ll possibly need some terrain. That’s why we’re here with our Terrain Corner. Today’s batch...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Aug 31st, 2015
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The Ganesha Games Kickstarter for their Song of Blades: Hammer and Forge dwarves sets just keeps on rolling along. They are closing in on 3x funded with still 16 days to go. They’ve unlocked several new sculpts, letting backers add-on even more to their pledge....
By Polar_Bear
In Age of Sigmar
Aug 31st, 2015
3 Comments
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An army’s gotta have a leader. Otherwise, you just have an unruly mob. A highly-armed unruly mob. Way at the head of the Sigmaran army is the Celestant-Prime. This figure is now available to order from Games Workshop....
By Polar_Bear
In Accessories
Aug 28th, 2015
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Friday! Glorious Friday! Time to kick back, relax, and hopefully get some gaming on. It’s also time for another group of bite-sized stories before we head into the weekend. In this batch we have: Kromlech Releases New Battle Dice colors, Syrinscape Launches In Hell’s Bright Shadow for the...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Aug 27th, 2015
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The reactions to Plaid Hat Games’ announcement about Tail Feathers, their new miniatures skirmish game based in their Mice and Mystics universe, has been overwhelmingly positive. Looks like people are really excited about the set. For those of you on the fence, who may want to know how the game...
By Polar_Bear
In Accessories
Aug 26th, 2015
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We’re just chugging right along in the week. We’ve already made it back here to Wednesday. Hopefully the week has been treating you well. As for us here, we’ve got another batch of bite-sized stories for your enjoyment to nibble on. This time around there’s: Iron Brigade New f...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Aug 25th, 2015
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The concept artists have been busy over at GCT Studios. They’ve whipped up another couple pieces for some upcoming Bushido figures. We’ve got a bird and a snake to show off today....
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Aug 25th, 2015
2 Comments
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Come on, lemme see you shake your tail feather! Aaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaw, twist it! Shake it! Shake it! Shake it! Shake it, baby! Shame on you if you don’t get that reference. Anyway, Plaid Hat Games has announced Tail Feathers, their new miniatures skirmish game set in the Mice & Mystics univers...
By Polar_Bear
In Age of Sigmar
Aug 24th, 2015
1 Comment
896 Views
Aaaaaand it’s Monday and we’re back in the office. Hopefully your job isn’t one where the above statement is a tragedy. You can always reminisce about the gaming that occurred over the weekend. You did get some gaming in, right? Hopefully you did. And hopefully if you were a minis g...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Aug 23rd, 2015
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When you wake up in the morning to the sounds of a gentle thunderstorm rolling through the area… you go back to bed. Needless to say, it was a rather slow, but glorious, start to the day. Now it’s time to get some stuff done, starting with bringing you a couple bite-sized stories from the...
By Polar_Bear
In Accessories
Aug 21st, 2015
2 Comments
1015 Views
Friday has once again blessed us with its presence. Let us bask in its warm glow of warming glowing… or something. Suffice to say that the weekend is almost here. What sort of plans do you have coming up? Gaming? Cooking? Or just boring, old “yard work” and the like? For the moment,...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Aug 21st, 2015
3 Comments
793 Views
You know what they say about “rabbits” and “multiplication.” Apparently the same can be said about raccoons. The reason i say that is that Dark Sword Miniatures has been almost inundated with new releases of the critters over in their webshop for this month....
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Aug 21st, 2015
1 Comment
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Parallax: Warbands is a new fantasy skirmish miniatures game that’s over on Kickstarter and looking for some funding love. The name of the game is customization, as there’s RPG-style character building for each of your figures that make up your 4-8 character warband. Did I mention the ant...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Aug 20th, 2015
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It must be a Thursday. I never could get a handle on Thursdays. Actually, I’m navigating the day just fine so far. I just like quoting Hitchhiker when I can. And seeing as it is, indeed, Thursday, it’s time again for a Terrain Corner. In today’s installment we have: Amera Plastic Mo...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Aug 20th, 2015
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As summer transitions into fall (my local grocery store has had Halloween candy displays for 2 weeks now), it’s time to start thinking of spooky and horrifying things to inflict upon your players. A tomb would fit the bill. Though… hmm… just a tomb on its own would be enough. It sho...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Aug 20th, 2015
2 Comments
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Kings of War keeps rolling along. The new edition seems to be going over rather well and new army lists are being released online. But while army lists might be nice, we know one of the real draws of miniatures games is right there in the title… miniatures. So what does Mantic have up its [&hel...
By Polar_Bear
In Contest
Aug 19th, 2015
0 Comments
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Paizo is looking for the next RPG Superstar and they need your help to find them. Voting has begun on the 9th season of the RPG Superstar Search over on the Paizo website. Contributors from all around the world are vying to be the best. They’ve made their submissions and now you get to go [&hel...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Aug 19th, 2015
1 Comment
962 Views
Mantic has a new army list up on their website for Kings of War 2nd edition. This time around it’s the Twilight Kin. Yeah, I wasn’t exactly thrilled with the name of the army, either. It’s their evil elves faction. Do they sparkle in the sunlight? Perhaps. You could use some iridesc...
By Polar_Bear
In Accessories
Aug 19th, 2015
0 Comments
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We keep chugging along, beautiful TGN readers. The week rolls by and we continue on as well. It’s that time once more to bring you some bite-sized stories we’ve come across in the past few days. In this batch we have: New Goodies in the Advanced Deployment store, New Warthrone approved ar...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Aug 18th, 2015
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Ganesha Games has just launched a Kickstarter campaign for their Song of Blades and Heroes miniatures skirmish system’s new supplement, Hammer and Forge. More than just a new set of rules, they’re also looking to fund a set of miniatures, particularly of the various dwarven cultures that ...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Aug 17th, 2015
1 Comment
1559 Views
Cut To The Chase Games doesn’t mince words. They want RPG groups to be able to run exciting, linked gaming modules full of adventure, danger, intrigue, and, of course, treasure. They’re currently running a Kickstarter campaign to fund several such modules....
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Aug 17th, 2015
0 Comments
862 Views
I just realized that I wear a blue shirt on Mondays. I know you, and The Cure don’t care, but I wanted to mention it anyway. The other thing Monday has going for it is one of our Terrain Corner features we tend to have. Want a kick-ass looking gaming table? These stories can help. […]...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Aug 17th, 2015
0 Comments
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GCT Studios has a couple previews to show off for their two major projects they’re working on. There’s a new art piece preview for Wave 25 of Bushido and we’ve got some painted minis they’re giving us a look at for Rise of the Kage (which can also be used, eventually, for Bush...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Aug 17th, 2015
0 Comments
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Corvus Corax Miniatures is running a Kickstarter campaign for their new Dawning miniatures line. Though they’re just some cool minis for the moment, Corvus would really like to turn the figures into a skirmish-style miniatures game. So while some companies will get you the rules before the figu...
By Polar_Bear
In Age of Sigmar
Aug 17th, 2015
0 Comments
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The Sigmarites have been getting almost all the limelight since the release of Age of Sigmar. Well, you can’t have good without evil. Those Sigmarites have to fight against someone, right? … Ok, so yeah, they could fight against themselves, but where’s the fun in that? Well, Games W...
By Polar_Bear
In 19th Century
Aug 16th, 2015
0 Comments
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Those lazy, hazy, crazy Sundays of summer. We don’t have many of them left. It’s already noticeably cooler here in Atlanta. You don’t go outside and instantly curse. Anyway, we’ve got a selection of bite-sized stories for you. In this batch of Snippets we have: Purgatory Minia...
By Polar_Bear
In 40K
Aug 14th, 2015
1 Comment
1101 Views
Forge World hasn’t had a fantasy release in quite some time. Now that Age of Sigmar is out, though, it seems they’re getting back into it. They have a new figure available to order. Granted… that dragon looks pretty familiar… but hey, you gotta start somewhere. For those that ...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Aug 13th, 2015
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The advent of crowdfunding has made it so people who have had their own home-brewed gaming systems can share them with the masses. The options are more vast than ever before. Some of these games and settings have been in the works for decades. Chronicles of the Orb is one such case. The game has [&he...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Aug 13th, 2015
0 Comments
988 Views
Is it Thursday again already? This week seems to be just flying by. So that means it’s time once again for a Terrain Corner, so we can make your tabletop look as good as possible while you’re out there gaming. In this batch we have: Heroic Maps releases Pyrringham Village, Deep-Cut Studio...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Aug 13th, 2015
3 Comments
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I’ve gone on record as saying that I think the real, true success of a Kickstarter is when the product being Kickstarted is made available to the general public. This is another such of those success stories. Pre-orders for the Open Combat skirmish game system hardcover rulebook are now being t...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Aug 12th, 2015
1 Comment
1126 Views
In Warthrone, massive armies clash for dominance on the battlefield. Countless footmen, pikemen, and bowmen fight while the various heroes of the armies blast and bash huge holes in the enemy forces. It’s those heroes that we’re here to focus on at the moment. Two new ones are available o...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Aug 12th, 2015
0 Comments
982 Views
Welcome back to Wednesday, beautiful readers. As is our custom, we’ve collected up some of the bite-sized stories we’ve come across in the past few days and present them to you now. In this batch we have: Expedition Adventure Card Game Coming to Kickstarter, New Undead Warband releases at...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Aug 12th, 2015
0 Comments
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While a lot of the focus on Fantasy Flight Games might be for their various Star Wars properties, that doesn’t mean they’re not working hard on everything they make. They have just put up a new preview for Treaty of Champions, their seventh Hero and Monster collection for Descent: Journey...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Aug 11th, 2015
2 Comments
1275 Views
Red Republic Games has their Arena Rex webshop now open. They’ve got all their goodies from their Kickstarter campaign now available. Adding to that group is their first new release since the aforementioned opening. Medusa takes her place as the head of the Gorgons. Just… don’t look...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Aug 11th, 2015
2 Comments
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Pulposaurus Entertainment has been running their Conan: Rise of Monsters Kickstarter campaign for a little bit now. The campaign had made it over the $100k mark, but that was still below 50% of their goal. I got to see the miniatures at Gen Con and thought they looked very good, especially for pre-pa...