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By Polar_Bear
In Accessories
Apr 25th, 2015
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I hope Saturday is treating you well and is currently, or soon will be, full of gaming goodness. I’ve got a little hobby project I’m working on for an upcoming review article. Obviously, details on that will be made specific soon when the piece goes up on the site. Anyway, it’s time...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Apr 24th, 2015
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Friday is once again upon us, dear readers. Oh what a glorious day it is, indeed. The weekend stretches ahead of us with all sorts of possibilities. Hopefully those possibilities include gaming-related goodness. My D&D game last week included using Unseen Servants to use an ogre corpse like a ma...
By Polar_Bear
In Accessories
Apr 22nd, 2015
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You’ve made it successfully halfway through the work week. Congratulations! The weekend will be here before you know it. Hopefully you’ll have some sort of chance to get a game in before then, but if not, your wait’s almost over, anyway. So, as we tend to do, we’ve collected s...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Apr 21st, 2015
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Secret Weapon Miniatures is well-known for their bases, bits, and washes and pigments. But they want to help you with every aspect of your game’s aesthetics, including the surface you’re playing on. That’s where their line of Tablescape Tiles comes in. Originally funded through Kickstarter, the tiles...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Apr 19th, 2015
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It’s Sunday, Sunday, Sunday! Hopefully your weekend has been going well. D&D was rather epic yesterday. At one point, it involved using Unseen Servants and Glibness to move an ogre corpse around Marionette-style in an elaborate plan to scare/intimidate other ogres and giants. It… was...
By Polar_Bear
In Accessories
Apr 17th, 2015
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Friday. One of the most beloved of days. Just make it through today and the weekend is your reward. Hopefully you’ve got some gaming lined up. I’m going to be playing some D&D. I’ve got a bard named Lead, because he’s heavy metal, man! *devil horns* Anyway, as is our cust...
By Polar_Bear
In Events
Apr 14th, 2015
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Critical Mass Games will be headed to Salute (which is on April 25th) and will have a bunch of minis and terrain along with them. But if you want to make sure they’ve got what you want, you can pre-order from their site and they’ll bring it with them. They’ve also got some new relea...
By Polar_Bear
In Accessories
Apr 12th, 2015
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I hope everyone had a great International TableTop Day yesterday. Though, of course, the spirit of International TableTop Day is with us always, and we should celebrate as often and with as many people as we possibly can. As for us here at TGN, it’s another Sunday. So as my arm heals from getti...
By Polar_Bear
In 40K
Apr 10th, 2015
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Games Workshop knows big guns are where it’s at when it comes to an army. As such, they’ve added two to the Skitarii pre-orders. There’s the mobile Onager Dunecrawler, a light walking tank that can quickly get into position to blast the enemy. Then there’s the Plasma Obliterat...
By Polar_Bear
In Accessories
Apr 10th, 2015
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You’ve survived another week! You deserve something special. You know, you’ve worked hard. Take the next two days off, on me. (Note: offer only valid if you work Monday-Friday. I don’t need anyone messaging me saying I got them fired over the weekend. ) Hopefully you have some gamin...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Apr 8th, 2015
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Wednesday. Is there a day that personifies the progression of the week more than Wednesday? We’ve made it through Monday and Tuesday. Thursday and Friday are ahead. Stuck in the middle is Wednesday. Saying “it’s all downhill from here” isn’t exactly the right phrase, but...
By Polar_Bear
In Accessories
Apr 3rd, 2015
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Friiiiiiiidaaaaaaaaay!! Woooo! I hope everyone’s got some gaming scheduled for the weekend. I’ve got some minis to put together from DreamForge-Games, myself. Should be a good time. Anyway, we’ve got our collection of bite-sized stories we want to share to you before the weekend. Th...
By Polar_Bear
In 40K
Apr 3rd, 2015
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Forge World has started taking orders for their new Primus Redoubt terrain piece (apparently, they doubted Primus once and have decided to do it again. No comments yet from Les Claypool on the topic). The piece is 2′ square and has a bunker built right into it, along with a giant double turbo l...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Apr 1st, 2015
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Dave Graffam Models wants you to be able to fill up your gaming table with all the terrain you want. As such, they’re helping out by having a big sale on their paper terrain kits. They’ve made it so dozens of their kits are now just $1. $1! for terrain downloads! Go grab yourself some. [&...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Apr 1st, 2015
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We’re once again between the weekends. With any luck, the week is treating you right. Anyone got some mid-week gaming planned? League nights at the shop? Some after-work RPG sessions? Bueller? Bueller? Anyway, we’ve collected some bite-sized news stories and now present them to you. In th...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Mar 29th, 2015
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Sunday! Sunday! Sunday! The weekend is halfway done. Hopefully you got a chance to get some gaming in, or will be doing some today. I’ve got some photos of minis to take. Or at least, that’s the plan. We’ll see if that actually happens, what with other various whatnots to attend to ...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Mar 27th, 2015
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Friday is once more upon us. I hope you’ve got plans for gaming over the next couple days, be it FNM, some miniatures action, or maybe an RPG or two. I’ve got some projects on my desk to work on in the form of some minis to build for review articles. Should be a good […]...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Mar 26th, 2015
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Mantic continues to roll along with their Deadzone Kickstarter campaign. Though, for those of you that just want the terrain that they’ve got as part of the game, they’ve heard your pleas and have created a terrain-only pledge level. The sets utilize the same terrain system that Mantic ha...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Mar 25th, 2015
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We’ve made it to another Wednesday. The previous weekend is as far away as the next one is. Some comment about camels. Hopefully the week has been treating you well. Anyway, we’ve got some of those bite-sized stories to give you. In this installment there’s: Angry Mojo Games opens u...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Mar 24th, 2015
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Mantic has been making their way through stretch goals over on their Deadzone Kickstarter campaign. Next to be unlocked is the Brood Mother add-on for the Veer-Myn faction. They also have deluxe gaming mats that you can add to your campaign, either with a single one, or a pack of four (the mats are 2...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Mar 24th, 2015
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Assault Publishing is running a special deal for the month of march on their laser-cut terrain pieces. Usually costing 120euro, you can get their new starter set for just 99euro. You get quite a bit of terrain in this pack, including rooms and hallways, plus 16 doors to keep them separated. The deal ...
By Polar_Bear
In Accessories
Mar 22nd, 2015
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Sunday, rainy Sunday. At least, here in Atlanta it’s raining. Due to gaming much of the day yesterday (rpg variety for me, though electronic in nature. Hey! I’m allowed!), it’s “do all the chores!!” day here. Most important is the giant stewpot of red beans simmering on ...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Mar 21st, 2015
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Welcome to another Saturday. This week went by quick (at least for me). I hope you’ve been enjoying the Adepticon photos we’ve been posting. Be sure to check out the ones of the Desert Hydra. Makes me almost wish I played Skorne. I might get one of those just to paint up. Anyway, as is [&...
By Polar_Bear
In Accessories
Mar 20th, 2015
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Friday! Friday! Friday! It’s Friday… and while I wouldn’t say “I’m in love,” I’m at least happy that it’s Friday. Hopefully you’ve got some gaming planned for the weekend. Some of you will be gaming at Adepticon. Those are the lucky ones. Some of ...
By Polar_Bear
In American Civil War
Mar 18th, 2015
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I don’t know about the rest of you, but for me, the week is just flying by! Can you believe it’s already Wednesday? I hardly can. Hopefully the week is going well for the rest of you. I know a lot of readers are either on their way to, or about to make their way […]...
By Polar_Bear
In Historical
Mar 18th, 2015
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Warlord Games and Sarissa Precision help you make your gaming table look like an actual European town during WWII with some new factory terrain pieces. They’ve got their large factory, the office/warehouse, and the power room. Go check ‘em out and see if you’d like to have your litt...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Mar 16th, 2015
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Dwarven Forge is running a Kickstarter campaign for their new City Buildings terrain pieces. So now, instead of just various hallways and caverns and such that you’re used to getting from them, they have full buildings of all shapes and sizes, from little huts to tall inns to castle towers. Of ...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Mar 16th, 2015
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Warmill has started taking orders for their new, huge, sci-fi terrain set, the C.A.S.Hstak sci-fi city block. This modular terrain is full of buildings and walkways and all sorts of nice hiding places for your sci-fi miniatures gaming. And as if that weren’t enough, until April 3rd, their terra...
By Polar_Bear
In Accessories
Mar 15th, 2015
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Happy Ides of March! If your name is Caesar, maybe want to not go out amongst friends today, just in case. Anyway, we’ve got another set of bite-sized stories we wanted to share with you. In this grouping, we’ve got: Now available Undead Ground and Shaleground 40x40mm diorama from Tableto...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Mar 14th, 2015
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Saturday night’s alright for fightin’… orcs, and zombies, and evil robots, and elves, and any other sort of nasty you can think of. Saturday’s also the day for rounding up all the reviews we found over the past week and presenting them to you. In this batch, we have reviews of...
By Polar_Bear
In Accessories
Mar 13th, 2015
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Though it’s raining here in Atlanta on this Friday the 13th, we’re not letting it get us down. GAMA is next week, as well as AdeptiCon. So there’s plenty to be looking forward to. And, of course, there’s gaming this weekend. For me, there’ll be D&D. What do you have...
By Polar_Bear
In Accessories
Mar 11th, 2015
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We’ve made it to another Wednesday. And at the time of this posting, it’s halfway through the workday. It’s like the Wednesday of hours on the Wednesday of days. If only it were the 15th of the month, too. Then it’d be the Wednesday of the month on the Wednesday of the week on...
By Polar_Bear
In Accessories
Mar 8th, 2015
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Welcome to the world of the 1-hour-in-the-future. I hope everyone enjoyed their little time-jaunt this morning (everyone being “everyone who lives with daylight savings time,” that is). So, fellow time-travelers, let’s see what bite-sized stories we found in the past couple days. In...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Mar 7th, 2015
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Well, well, well. Here we are at another Saturday. I hope that those of you out in Boston for PAX East are having a good time, enjoying the cold and snow and all that. Here in Atlanta, it’s rainy and decently warm. Not the greatest weather to be outside, so that’s why everyone should be [...
By Polar_Bear
In Accessories
Mar 4th, 2015
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A dense fog falls over Atlanta this Wednesday. Though it’s supposed to actually be a nice day later on. A lot of people are headed towards Boston for PAX East this upcoming weekend. If you’re traveling, travel safe, and listen to some Dropkick Murpheys along the way. I’m shippinR...