Fantasy

By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Jan 25th, 2015
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Hey kids, Laundry’s getting cleaned, red beans and rice are in the pot for dinner, and I’m about to do some editing for the next issue of Ravage. In the meantime, he’s some of the shorter stories we found in the past couple days we wanted you to know about. Included are: the next up...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Jan 24th, 2015
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We’ve got another Saturday here on TGN and that means a collection of the review stories we found throughout the week. What are others saying about the games you’re interested in playing? Read on to find out. This time we’ve got reviews (and a couple previews) for games/models like:...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Jan 22nd, 2015
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Goodman Games are in their final couple days on Kickstarter. Their book, Grimtooth’s Ultimate Traps, collects all 5 volumes of Grimtooth’s Traps into one 460-page place. Want to really get at your players? Just set some of these incredibly diabolical traps in your dungeon and watch them g...
By Polar_Bear
In Events
Jan 21st, 2015
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Mantic has started selling tickets for their regional Clash of Kings events. See if you’re the greatest in your region for Kings of War and perhaps move on to the finals. Source From the announcement:...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Jan 21st, 2015
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Aegis Studios gives you dungeon masters what you all crave: more monsters. Their Bestiary II for their Fantasy8s game is now available. Granted, since the Crazy 8s system is pretty universal, you could theoretically use these creatures in any game or setting you’re playing using those rules. Ju...
By Polar_Bear
In Dungeons & Dragons
Jan 20th, 2015
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Gale Force 9 released another pair of minis sets for their D&D Collectors Series of miniatures. This time the releases are Naergoth Bladelord & Rath Modar and a Remorhaz. They don’t just have to be bad guys in your D&D games, but could be used as characters and monsters in your f...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Jan 20th, 2015
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We’ve got another set of shorter news stories for you this afternoon. These stories include: Sally 4th launches range of Fantasy Football Terrain & Accessories, The Siege of Monstral from Irrational Number Line Games released, New 10mm Sci-Fi Buildings from Brigade Models, new Drop Sled an...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Jan 20th, 2015
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Mierce Miniatures has launched a Kickstarter campaign in order to fund some new BaneBeasts miniatures. These are their Mighty Monsters. And they’re doing rather well, closing in on 2x funded already with still 20 days to go. Source From the campaign:...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Jan 20th, 2015
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Tor Gaming previewed these new releases for Relics a little bit ago, but now they’ve started taking orders for minis in their webshop. The minis will be shipped starting in February. Also, if you pre-order, you’ll get a 15% discount. Source From the announcement:...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Jan 19th, 2015
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Alternative Armies continues their re-mastering of some classic minis with the release of their Orrid Ogres. Preserving that old-timey look but with any imperfections fixed, the minis are once again available over in the Alternative Armies webshop. Source From the release:...
By Polar_Bear
In Accessories
Jan 18th, 2015
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Here we are again. Some shorter stories for Sunday surfing. Today we’ve got: new Commands and Colors storage options from Sally 4th, Club Fantasci Interviews Ed Teixeira of THW Game Designs about Heroes of the Colosseum, new Abscessus release from Hitech Miniatures, a new Wolsung preview, new 1...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Jan 17th, 2015
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As you read this, I’m out playing D&D with my friends. I’m taking my new bard out for a spin. Hopefully, “we’ll hide behind the pile of dead bards!” isn’t uttered halfway through the adventure… hopefully… But anyway, on to the review round-up! This...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Jan 16th, 2015
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Kabuki Models wants you to be able to get the Legio Praetoriana models you’ve all been wanting at a cheaper cost than you’d have to usually. For one week, they’re having a 20% sale on their Legio Praetoriana sets in their webshop. Source From the announcement:...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Jan 16th, 2015
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Games Workshop added a bunch of new Skaven to their pre-order page, including new Stormfiends, a new Grey Seer, a Skaven Warlord, and some Warlock Engineers. No extra word on bubble-universes, though. Source From the page:...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Jan 16th, 2015
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Avatars of War released another pair of minis for Arena Deathmatch. They’re the Orc Pit Fighter and the Cirlean Murmillo. Even if you don’t play Arena Deathmatch, these would make awesome miniatures for either stand-ins for your RPG character (or enemies) or as a general or hero for a myr...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Jan 15th, 2015
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Okumarts Games is here to help bring some height to your dungeon delving with their new Darkfast Dungeons Advanced Set: 3D Walls. This set has several sizes of walls for your various… umm… wall needs. The pieces are also designed to fold flat for easy storage. Source From the announcement...
By Polar_Bear
In Alternate History
Jan 14th, 2015
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It’s Wednesday already? This week’s going by like last week did. It’ll be Saturday before you know it (and time to play some D&D for me, anyway). So here’s another group of shorter stories we found over the past few days we wanted to pass along. After the break, we’...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Jan 14th, 2015
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Alternative Armies loves you all a lot. As such, they’re running several special deals over in their webshop until Valentine’s Day. Save up to 50% on various 28mm sets. Isn’t that a nice thing for them to have done? Source From the announcement:...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Jan 14th, 2015
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Don’t Panic Games has decided to extend their Pledge Manager allowance time by a month. It was to have closed on January 10th, but now it’s going all the way until February 10th. So if you’d like to join in the fun at the Kickstarter prices, you can. Just head over to their webshop ...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Jan 13th, 2015
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GCT Studios has a bit going on in this update. They’ve got a new Special Card Competition like they’ve been running. There’s an update about Rise of the Kage’s production. And they’ve got a look at the new Rashka for Bushido’s Savage Wave faction. Take a look. Sour...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Jan 13th, 2015
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Acheson Creations helps to populate your fantasy gaming tables with some whimsical terrain with the release of four new mushroom clumps. There’s walls, there’s wall corners, there’s mushrooms on a log. Super Mario would love it. Source From the release:...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Jan 13th, 2015
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Red Turban Press has released Iron & Honor, their new set of fantasy skirmish rules. The rules are posted for free over on their website until the end of February. So why not go and check them out? They’d love to hear your feedback. Source From the post:...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Jan 13th, 2015
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Warploque brings you more ArcWorlde goodness with the release of their Death Kiwis, because… death kiwis. Do you really need much more than that? Source From the release:...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Jan 12th, 2015
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Monolith Games has launched their Kickstarter campaign for their new Conan board game. The scenario-based game has several players playing as iconic heroes from Robert E. Howard’s books, while the other controls the various evil entities that stand in their way. The game even has solo modes, if...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Jan 12th, 2015
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Avatars of War send two new combatants out into the field with a pair of new Arena Deathmatch releases. For you stealth-lovers, there’s the Black Shadow, a Dark Elf with stealth to spare. On the other end of the spectrum is the Naga Queen, whose four arms are just that much more deadly than two...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Jan 10th, 2015
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It’s another Saturday and so that means it’s time for another Review Round-Up. We’ve got reviews for Ares Games’ The Battle of Five Armies, Red7 from Asmadi Games, Psycho Therapist, Gothic Invasion, and Mafia Casino. Along with those, there are a couple “favorites of 201...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Jan 9th, 2015
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Geek Native had themselves a chat with Matt from On the Lamb Games about what’s happening with Endless Fantasy Tactics. They’ve also got some new artwork they’re showing off for some new characters for the game. Go see why you should pick up EFT in the new year. Source From the post...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Jan 9th, 2015
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Alternative Armies has been teasing us with this release for a while. Well, now you can finally go and get it. Their Von Rotte command Set for Flintloque is now available over in their webshop. Because who doesn’t want redcoat dwarves (some of whom are riding pigs into battle)? Source From the ...
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
Jan 8th, 2015
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WizKids has announced a new set of pre-painted plastic minis. These are Pathfinder Battles: Iconic Heroes Set 1. The box contains 6 miniatures (5 heroes and an animal companion) that represent famous heroes from the Pathfinder world. Minis include: Valeros, Seelah, Seoni, Sajan, Lini and her animal c...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Jan 8th, 2015
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Ninja Division has a bit more information about their upcoming Ninja All-Stars with a look at some of the background fluff for the world. While Fluff =/= Rules (as we used to say back on the Privateer Press forums), looking over what fluff is seen as the base for the universe does give us some [&hell...
By Polar_Bear
In Deadzone
Jan 8th, 2015
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Mantic’s very own Ronnie Renton gives us a bit of a look back at 2014, but more so, a look forward to 2015 and what they’ve got in store. Sounds like they’ll have lots of (free) rules posted online about many of their games. Kings of War will be getting beta rules posted prior to [&...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Jan 8th, 2015
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Games Workshop’s rumor mill is running hot and heavy with speculation about the upcoming 9th edition. Much of it revolves around the losing of certain factions as well as the creation of new ones (sounds like there might be a “Space-Marine-Esque” one coming). Also, rumor has it that...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Jan 7th, 2015
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Ganesha Games will be looking to add Fightin’ Fungi to their catalog and they’ll be looking to Kickstarter in order to make it happen. The figures could also be used in any fantasy setting game where malignant mold might mangle and murder. The game they hope to fund will be stand-alone, b...
By Polar_Bear
In Accessories
Jan 7th, 2015
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Hey everyone. Here’s another batch of news snippets for you. Remember, snippets aren’t “leftovers” or “scraps” or anything like that. They’re news like everything else. They’re just… smaller. There’s good stuff in here and we want you to kno...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Jan 7th, 2015
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Hasslefree Miniatures turns 11 years old today! *gets out the cake and party hats and throws a party* They grow up so fast! Anyway, while they’re having the party, you get the presents. For today, only, you can save 11% off your order on their website with the coupon code: HAPPY11 Source From t...