Mantic

By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Feb 8th, 2016
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Mantic’s Kickstarter campaign for The Walking Dead: All Out War continues to shuffle along over on Kickstarter. But then again, zombies shuffle. It’s what they do. With just over a week gone in the campaign, they’ve made it to over 5x funded, breaking into several stretch goals alon...
By Polar_Bear
In Magazine/webzine
Feb 1st, 2016
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What do you get when you multiply 6 by 9? 42, of course! And it’s that issue that we have for you today for Ironwatch, the Mantic fan-zine. This latest issue is now available for your downloading and reading pleasure....
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Feb 1st, 2016
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Get ready! Get set! Shamble! Mantic has launched their Kickstarter campaign for The Walking Dead: All Out War. And though the finish line is still almost a month away, they have already reached their goal. The game funded very quick (as pretty much everyone expected) and they’re working their w...
By Polar_Bear
In DreadBall
Jan 27th, 2016
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With all the news about The Walking Dead, this one almost got by. But Mantic’s not just working on their upcoming zombies game. Oh no. They’ve also got all the pulse-pounding action of DreadBall that they’ve been working on. Every team is looking to be the best. But how do you know ...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Jan 26th, 2016
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We’re just under a week away from the launch of the Kickstarter campaign for The Walking Dead: All Out War, Mantic’s new miniatures game based, obviously, on The Walking Dead series of comics. With this time, Mantic’s giving us a look inside what the starter set will consist of, as ...
By Polar_Bear
In Mantic
Jan 20th, 2016
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Here on TGN, in one of the first The Walking Dead: All Out War, there was a comment that the person’s wife had not ever been a minis gamer, but now she probably will be once this game comes out. A game such as this, that is based on a property that engages a lot […]...
By Polar_Bear
In Horror
Jan 13th, 2016
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Iiiii can’t dance. Iiiii can’t talk. The only thing about me is the way that I walk. And I’m sure you thought I would go with Aerosmith at the start of this post. Well ha! I didn’t! Anyway, Mantic is giving us a bit more information about The Walking Dead with a look into the ...
By Polar_Bear
In Horror
Jan 12th, 2016
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Mantic Games is bringing a much-beloved comic series The Walking Dead to gaming tables near you with The Walking Dead: All Out War. This you know. But do you know what the game mechanics are going to be like? Maybe you’ve heard little bits here and there, but now Mantic is helping out by giving...
By Polar_Bear
In Horror
Jan 6th, 2016
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Well, the “big news award” of the week would probably go to Mantic announcing that they’ll be making a miniatures game based on The Walking Dead comic books. We got only a few details during the actual announcement yesterday, and many people are hungry for more (like zombies want br...
By Polar_Bear
In Horror
Jan 5th, 2016
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Braaaaaaaaaaaaaains! No, it’s not Halloween, but there’s never a bad time for some undead. Or, there’s never a good time for some undead, if you have to run from them or be turned into one, I guess. In this case, though, undead is a good thing, as Mantic has announced that they̵...
By Polar_Bear
In Magazine/webzine
Dec 30th, 2015
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Well, it’s just rainy all over everywhere. Probably shouldn’t be out driving around too much if you can avoid it. Might not be a bad idea to stay inside and do some reading. Oh, hey, look at that. Ironwatch Issue 41 is now available. You can read that....
By Polar_Bear
In Mantic
Dec 30th, 2015
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Do you like to get random stuff for your hobby? You know the type of people that do. The ones that see something useful in every bit, piece, and heck, even parts of sprue can be useful. Well, for those people, Mantic is once more running their Crazy Box special....
By Polar_Bear
In Dungeon Saga
Dec 14th, 2015
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Mantic is pleased to announce that Dungeon Saga: The Dwarf King’s Quest is now available. It’s also out of stock. Well… sorta. They don’t have any more sets, themselves, in their webshop (though they’re getting more in sometime in January, and pre-orders are up for that)...
By Polar_Bear
In Magazine/webzine
Dec 7th, 2015
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For those that want to get in some good gaming-related reading, the folks over at Ironwatch are here to help. The 40th issue of their fan-made magazine is now available online, with printed versions available to order as well....
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Dec 5th, 2015
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Hello to everyone on this cold Saturday. I hope you’re having a good day. I’m cracking nuts… for that fruitcake I’ve been telling you all about all week. They don’t use the phrase, “nutty as a fruitcake” for nothing, you know. I hope you have your own project...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Nov 27th, 2015
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And our TGN broadcast day will end with one of the bigger sales for the weekend. Mantic Games doesn’t disappoint with their Black Friday sales announcement. This weekend you can pick up Deadzone for 50% off. Yeah, half off. I know. Pretty good deal....
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Nov 14th, 2015
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Welcome once again to Saturday. It’s been quite a morning over here. Rather busy for a Saturday. Biggest thing I’ve been working on is my decision to magnetize my Betrayal at Calth set (yes, this means it’s not 100% assembled yet. The games I’ve been playing of it have been us...
By Polar_Bear
In Magazine/webzine
Nov 3rd, 2015
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Hey all you Mantic Maniacs out there, the latest issue of Ironwatch, the Mantic Games fan-created webzine is now available for your downloading and reading pleasure. Get your fill on some exclusive content in this issue....
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Oct 27th, 2015
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Do you like Kings of War but want something a little different in terms of the faction you play? Well, Mantic is here to help. They’ve started taking pre-orders for their new Kings of War: Uncharted Empires book over in their webshop. Feel free to go and order yourself a copy so you’ll be...
By Polar_Bear
In DreadBall
Oct 21st, 2015
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For those of you not in the US, you probably already know about the Rugby Championships that are going on. For those of you in the US… The Rugby Championships are going on. Also for those of you in the US, rugby is a sport that’s sort of like soccer and football put together (and [&hellip...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Oct 7th, 2015
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The Warpath campaign over on Kickstarter is coming to an end. The clock for Mantic’s sci-fi miniatures game is at 4 days and dropping fast (at a rate of 1 day every 24 hours or so). There’s still plenty of stretch goals to go through, though, and with the addition of a 6th faction, the [&...
By Polar_Bear
In Magazine/webzine
Oct 5th, 2015
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Ironwatch, the fan-made Mantic webzine, has Issue 38 now available for your downloading and reading pleasure. If you’re interested in any of the Mantic properties, you’ll want to give it a read, as it gives you an outsider and yet insider look on everything that’s going on. Plus, it...
By Polar_Bear
In Mantic
Oct 1st, 2015
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Comin’ down the mountaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaain! *guitar, guitar, guitar* Seeing as that’s what Ray and I were just talking about that, and we are sliding down the mountain towards the weekend. Because segue! Mountains can also be used as terrain for your minis games. Because another segue!...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Sep 29th, 2015
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The Warpath Kickstarter campaign is inching ever closer to 10x funded. That would be a pretty big milestone for the campaign and the game, and not just in terms of having gotten to 10x their funding level. That will unlock the Asterians, a new faction for the game. Yes, they’re rather lithe and...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Sep 24th, 2015
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The Plague is coming… and I don’t mean cold and flu season here in the northern hemisphere. The Warpath Kickstarter keeps on chugging along at a pretty steady pace. Backers are pushing the campaign closer and closer to 10x funded. As such, the Plague is soon to be unlocked....
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Sep 21st, 2015
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Mantic is wasting no time this week with the big news. They’ve launched their Kickstarter campaign for Warpath. Seems that people are pretty excited about the launch (as they should be, to be fair), as the campaign rocketed past their initial goal and has more than doubled that total (quickly h...
By Polar_Bear
In Mantic
Sep 11th, 2015
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Ronnie and the fellows over at Mantic have been very busy lately They’ve been sending out thousands of boxes of Kings of War and DreadBall XTreme to the various backers of those campaigns. Dungeon Saga will be the next one to get to the warehouses and shipped out to a grateful gaming community....
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Sep 7th, 2015
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Though it’s been quite a while since I’ve played a game that has them, part of me will always be an Orc player. They were the force that I played the longest back in my 40k days. Though one “problem” with them is that getting a whole army could be a bit costly. The figures [&h...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Sep 3rd, 2015
2 Comments
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Mantic is good about putting rules up for free on their website. That way, you get a look at what you’re getting into when you put down your money for figures. As I’ve mentioned before, I think it’s a wonderful idea. They continue in that tradition with the release of their rules fo...
By Polar_Bear
In Kings Of War
Sep 2nd, 2015
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For you Mantic fans, the latest issue of Ironwatch, the Mantic Fanzine, is now available for your downloading and reading pleasure. This is a painting-heavy issue, with a lot of pictures of figures and terrain....
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Aug 20th, 2015
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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 Fantasy
Aug 19th, 2015
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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 15th, 2015
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Hey there, TGN readers. It’s time again for another Review Roundup. So without further ado, today we have reviews of: Dark Tales, Litko Age of Sigmar Tokens review, Deadzone Contagion Expansion, LUGU, Cacao, The Burning Wheel RPG, Rhino Hero, Bad Beets, Spyfall, and Systema Gaming Base-0 Level ...
By Polar_Bear
In Kings Of War
Aug 11th, 2015
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It’s Tuesday and that means it’s time for another Podcast Roundup. Tired of listening to your coworkers? Grab your headphones and get your nerd on. In this batch we have: Multiple videos from Through Gamer Goggles as they tooled around at Gen Con, Mantic posts an unboxing of Abyssal Dwarv...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Aug 10th, 2015
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Mantic is always happy to put the rules for their Kings of War game up online so you can get a look at them for free. It’s not just the base rules for the game that they do this for, but also the army lists. That way, you can actually proxy-test some armies if you […]...