Fantasy

By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Aug 1st, 2017
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Where there’s dungeons, there’s monsters. There also tends to be treasure. As such, explorers are always headed into them to find that treasure and kill the monsters. The dungeon in Dungeon Hustle is no different. Though the tiles are a bit more color-coded than just the dull grey floor o...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Aug 1st, 2017
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While the Elves are usually known for their prowess with the bow and arrow, those ranged weapons might not always be the best during a fight, especially if things get up close and personal. Thankfully, many elves are also proficient with swords, such as the Darnati Warriors. We get a preview of their...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Aug 1st, 2017
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The mages of Sorcado may not be in charge anymore, but that doesn’t mean they’re weak. They regularly face challenges to their might, with each mage showing that they are true masters of their chosen school. That is the story behind Dawn of the Archmage, a new fantasy miniatures skirmish ...
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
Jul 31st, 2017
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Awful Fantasy Games has announced their next foray into the Awful Fantasy world. They had a successful campaign with their Kickstarter. This time around, it’s Awful Fantasy Adventures, a quick-playing cooperative card game. They will look to fund the base game as well as three Adventures as par...
By Polar_Bear
In A Song of Ice and Fire
Jul 31st, 2017
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The A Song of Ice and Fire: Tabletop Miniatures Game Kickstarter continues on. The campaign has more than doubled its funding goal as players look to pick up the starter set for the game. Well, starter sets are just that, a start. You’ll want to add to that, and now you can with these new [&hel...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Jul 27th, 2017
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Just. One. More. Stretch. Goal! That’s how a lot of companies and backers feel about campaigns. It seems there’s always just that one extra cool thing you want to add. Sometimes you make it there. Other times, you fall a bit short. But that doesn’t mean you have to leave that out, e...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Jul 27th, 2017
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Man, most of yesterday, I felt like it was Thursday. This morning, I was thinking, “man, it’s Friday. Nice.” And then I realized that sad truth: the weekend was still another day away. Probably doesn’t help that I’ve not been feeling all that great the last day or so. So...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Jul 26th, 2017
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The latest releases for Kings of War, Mantic’s fantasy battles miniatures game, are now available over in the Mantic webshop. There’s quite a lot to check out. There’s the Edge of the Abyss summer campaign supplement book for you veteran players. But you don’t have to be a vet...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Jul 25th, 2017
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DSG Games has a couple new releases available for Freeblades, their fantasy miniatures skirmish game. It includes a couple bard miniatures. I’ve always loved playing bards in games. I might pick up this set to use as PCs, even away from games of Freeblades....
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Jul 25th, 2017
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Where you have elves, you’re going to have elven archers. It’s just one of those things. The Latari elves from Runewars are certainly no different. They’ll be getting a Deepwod Archers expansion set soon, and so you can know what you’re getting into (whether they’re figh...
By Polar_Bear
In A Song of Ice and Fire
Jul 25th, 2017
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Well, this is one that a lot of you have been anticipating, I’m sure. CMON has launched their Kickstarter campaign for A Song of Ice and Fire: Tabletop Miniatures Game. In the game, players take control of the forces of one of the major Houses of Westeros. The starter set brings you House Stark...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Jul 25th, 2017
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Felix Paniagua, the creative force behind Avatars of War, has announced a new, limited edition set of figures, the first of which is available now. How limited are these figures? Very limited. Meaning that there’s 1. This first figure is the Dwarf Dragon Seeker figure....
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Jul 25th, 2017
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Hunted throughout the Jwar Isles, the Blood Brothers and their servant are mercenaries who will sell their services to various factions in order to gain some coin and continue on their flight from the law. They’ll be a new edition to your Bushido choices, working for many of the factions, each ...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Jul 21st, 2017
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A bit all over the map with this week’s set of pre-orders from Forge World. In one corner, we’ve got a new armored vehicle for 40k, particularly the Sisters of Silence. In another corner we’ve got a Blood Angels Legion Transfer Sheet. And, in the final corner, there’s some Iro...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Jul 20th, 2017
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Civilization’s gotta start somewhere. And that’s just what’s happening in the world. Tribes are banding together in the deserts, in the forests, and on the plains. But tribes of what, exactly? That remains to be seen. It’s certainly not just humans out there building huts and ...
By Polar_Bear
In A Song of Ice and Fire
Jul 20th, 2017
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Sure, many times, you might just want to set up your armies on the board and go crashing them against one-another. There’s absolutely nothing wrong with that. But maybe you want something a bit different. Well, for the A Song of Ice and Fire Miniatures Game, coming to Kickstarter soon, there ar...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Jul 19th, 2017
2 Comments
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While no, I don’t really go out into the sun too often, it doesn’t actually burn my skin. Such is not the case for the dark elves. They do what they can to avoid the light, staying in the twisting corridors in the city of Spire. There, the high elves are the rulers, and have […]...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Jul 18th, 2017
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The Uthuk Y’llan are coming soon to Runewars games. These desert-dwelling monsters once had control of most of Terrinoth. They’ve decided it’s time once again for their rule to extend across the land. To help out, they’re bulking up their numbers. Fantasy Flight Games has anno...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Jul 17th, 2017
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And we’re back once more in the office. The start of the work week is upon us. It feels like it’ll be an eternity until next weekend, but we’ll make it there. I hope your weekend was good. I spent all day Saturday playing games with my friend, as I mentioned. There was Ascension, Mu...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Jul 14th, 2017
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You know, for a company called WizKids, they don’t have a lot of miniatures that are kids that are wizards. Well, they’re looking to fix that issue. They’re also going to have kid clerics and kid rangers and all other sorts. That’s what their Thistleguard range of miniatures i...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Jul 14th, 2017
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Fantasy Flight has a pair of new releases available for Runewars. They’re the Carrion Lancers and Rune Golems sets to help you expand out from what you got in the main box. So if you’d like to add a bit more giant worm cavalry or some semi-sentient magic rock monsters, now’s your ch...
By Polar_Bear
In A Song of Ice and Fire
Jul 13th, 2017
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Well, I mentioned that it was going to be this month that the Kickstarter campaign for A Song of Ice and Fire Miniatures Game was going to happen, and I was right. And we’re just a couple weeks away from it! July 25th and 3pm (Eastern), you’ll be able to put in your pledge for […]...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Jul 12th, 2017
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The comeback for Alkemy continues. The skirmish game is on the road to recovery, a road which passes through another Kickstarter campaign. Alchemist Miniatures has announced they will be running a new Kickstarter campaign in order to create new box sets designed to help new players get into the game,...
By Polar_Bear
In Accessories
Jul 12th, 2017
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Kings of War is exploding this July. Mantic’s Edge of the Abyss campaign looks to greatly add to the game, and hopefully bring in lots of new players. Mantic has filled up their webshop with lots of new releases, and they continue to add to it. This time around, it’s the Tree Herder, Vamp...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Jul 11th, 2017
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Fantasy Flight is heading back from the harsh demon-like Uthuk Y’llan to the deep and lush forests in this preview. The Latari Elves need themselves some command upgrades, and so that’s what is on display here....
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Jul 10th, 2017
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SolarFlare Games is looking to create a new miniatures skirmish game. It’s called Dawn of the Archmage. Players take the roll of said Archmages and will compete against one-another to show the dominance of their particular school of magic as well as their command of various fierce beasts. The g...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Jul 10th, 2017
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It’s one thing to play a game where you’re worried about just winning or losing. It’s another when that win or loss really means something as it’s part of an overall narrative or campaign. That’s just what’s coming to Grimdark Future: Firefight and Age of Fantasy: ...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Jul 6th, 2017
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Arcana Games has a new fantasy RPG available. It’s called Blood and Bone. It’s being touted as “Game of Thrones meets Dungeons & Dragons“. The game uses a streamlined D20 system, and characters don’t have classes. Instead, what your character is capable of is based ...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Jul 6th, 2017
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Seems like a pretty good time for some Amazonian miniatures to hit the tables. If you’re looking for some, you might want to go no further than Crocodile Games. Their new range of figures for the Amazons is available now....
By Polar_Bear
In A Song of Ice and Fire
Jul 6th, 2017
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The Kickstarter campaign for the A Song of Ice and Fire Miniatures Game launches later this month. I’m sure a lot of you are excited about that. I’m always excited to see the new miniatures. One such group is the Stark Outriders. We get a look at their 3D renders in this preview....
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Jul 5th, 2017
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The Edge of the Abyss campaign is Mantic’s summer event for Kings of War. In it, there’s several stand-out characters, whose actions will determine the fate of all. If you’d like to add these characters to your armies, you will soon be able to, as Mantic has begun taking pre-orders ...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Jul 5th, 2017
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We’re less than a week into July, but Tercio Creativo certainly isn’t taking a summer vacation. They’ve got a new batch of releases available that were initially funded by their previous crowdfunding campaign. Also, they’re having a special deal until the end of August. Want t...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Jul 5th, 2017
4 Comments
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The Uthuk Y’llan are a dastardly race that terrorized Terrinoth centuries ago. Over that time, they were reduced to legends. Scary tales to tell children around campfires. But those tales were true. And now they’re back to reclaim what had been theirs. At the end of their units, the comma...
By Polar_Bear
In A Song of Ice and Fire
Jun 30th, 2017
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Are you excited about the A Song of Ice and Fire Miniatures Game? I’m guessing you are. It’s alright. It’s only natural. I know a lot of you are wanting to know more about the game before its Kickstarter launches next month. Well, to help with that, CMON has posted up a short interv...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Jun 29th, 2017
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The end of the month is just a day away, but that doesn’t mean it’s too late to get your June releases out to the public. That’s just what Zenit Miniatures has. If you’re a fan of Kensei or their new sci-fi game, Last Saga, they’ve got new releases available for you, fro...