Midweek Snippets

The week rolls along, just as the thunder outside rolls along.
I have to say, obviously I hope that everyone stays safe and there’s no property damage, but at the same time, the Midwesterner in me is going, “Squeee! Thunderstorms! Yay!”
I miss the storms that’d roll through Kansas and Missouri back when I lived there.

Anyway, as long as lightning doesn’t knock out the power or internet, let’s get you a platter full of bite-sized gaming stories.

Today we have: Final Hours for Frazetta Miniatures on Kickstarter, The Drowned Earth comes to Kickstarter April 16th, New Miniatures For Lance & Laser Available, New Sizes of Crystal Fields Bases Available From Tabletop-Art, EZPainter April Special Happening Now, Legends of the Colosseum 28mm Miniatures Up On Kickstarter, and New Legionary Heavy Heat-Ray From Kromlech.

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Thursday Terrain Corner

We’re just one week away.
A week away from what? My favorite day of the year, of course! I’ve already got one turkey. I’ll pick up another this weekend, along with a bunch of other stuff so I can make dinner for my friends when I go over there on Thursday. It should be a great time.

But before we get there, we need to get your gaming tables looking as good as your dining room tables (which is often the same table, just utilized at different times).

In today’s Terrain Corner we have: Heroic Maps – Valdisfjell Market Now Available, Amera Plastic Mouldings New Releases Posted, Sally 4th Fantasy Football Deals to celebrate Bloodbowls re-release, North Pass: Pwork Wargames Fantasy Gaming Mat Now Available, and Armorcast Holiday Sale for November Happening Now.

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Midweek Snippets

We’re reaching the peak. After this, it’s a slide back down to the weekend. I’m hoping to have some friends over for gaming and cooking, as well as basically a “mini-Halloween” party (my apartment’s not really that big. Hard to have more than 4-5 people over 😛 ). There will be Cryx Necrotite Sugar Cookies, Atomic Peanut Butter Balls, and a bubbling cauldron of gumbo.
But that’s as may be. Right now, we’ve got a bunch of bite-size gaming stories to give you.

On the platter today we have: Zucati Dice: Retro Classic Pure Aluminum Dice On Kickstarter, Totentanz Miniatures to Make Corvus Belli’s 15mm Historical Miniatures Range, Purgatory Shows off 2 freshly completed models for the Kickstarter, New Swan Faction Tokens from Advanced Deployment Now Available, Ramshackle Abomination and Robot Sale, Armorcast LLC announces the Fifth Cinematic Effects Modeling Contest, Last Days To Enter Tercio Creativo’s Wipley Drawing, New Releases Available From Micro Art Studio, Ouroboros Miniatures’ First Release Now Available, 5-Minute Dungeon Coming to Kickstarter Next Week, and Era: The Consortium – A Universe of Expansions Kickstarter in the last week.

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Monday Terrain Corner

The weekend is over. It’s back to the office. But, hopefully, you got some gaming in over the past couple days. Me? I played some Guild Ball (Masons beat the Morticians) and then some Dogs of War (my favorite game that CMON makes). I also got to watch a game of On Her Majesty’s Service. They already had 4 for the game, so I was just a spectator, but that game looks pretty cool.

But that’s as may be. Currently, we’re here to make your gaming tables look as good as possible. So, with that in mind…

Today we have: Maki Games Launches Modular Underground Project Kickstarter, Badlands Terrain returning soon to Gale Force Nine, Heroic Maps – Sowthistle Farm, Badlands: Pwork Wargames Gaming Mat Now Available, New From Skull Forge Scenics: Resin Graveyard Entrance, New Terrain and Miniatures at Armorcast, and Terra-City One Dual Carriagway Sections Available From Sally 4th.

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Thursday Terrain Corner

It’s still really hot here in Atlanta. Personally, with Gen Con being over, it’s “autumn” in my mind. I realize that the official season doesn’t start for a month still, but my grocery store already has Halloween decorations for sale (so, to you that think the Christmas stuff comes out too early, but want Halloween to last a couple months, your wish is being granted). I know I’m ready for falling leaves and cooler temperatures. As it is, though, I’m still hiding out inside, playing games. And as such, I want my gaming tables to look good. Y’know, mimicking the outside world that I refuse to participate in. 😛

Anyway, in today’s Terrain Corner we have: 6mm Scale “Genatorium” Sci Fi Power Plant available from HoneyBee Works, Heroic Maps release – Abandoned Dwarven Hold & Mines, Maki Games – MUP Modular Underground Plastic Dungeon is coming to KS, The Valley: Pwork Wargames Fantasy Gaming Mat Now Available, Tabletop Cartographer: Large Scale Fantasy Maps Up On Kickstarter, and New Plastic Modular Jersey Barriers 28mm – 1/48th Scale at Armorcast.

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Midweek Corner

Seeing as how Monday I was in a car for about 13-14 hours, I didn’t get a chance to do the regular Terrain Corner piece. So, much as I did Friday, with the combined Snippets/Terrain Corner post, I’m giving you another of those today. Gotta catch back up from Gen Con.

Anyway, today we have: Live Q&A For Tablescapes Dungeons Today, Blood Moon expansion is out for Talisman: Digital Edition, Holistic Design Inc. and Canivete Films Announce Portuguese Fading Suns Translation, Heroic Maps release Modular Kit: Forest Glades, Khurasan releases multiple pose crabmen set, New Statuesque Fine and Pulp Scale Female Heads 2 on sale, Armorcast Announces: All Hail the Mesmofrog, RPG Combat Maps: Pwork Wargames grid gaming mats now available, Hitech Miniatures Releases Traveler Priest Dante, Brassed Off – etched brass modelling details On Indiegogo, New Model 30 Billboard From Mechanical Warhorse, Sports Inspired Card Deck Up On Kickstarter, Khurasan releases The Great Swamp Lizard, and Final Days for Unit RPG Up On Kickstarter.

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Monday Terrain Corner

And we’re back to Monday. We knew it was going to happen, eventually. Doesn’t mean we have to like it. I hope everyone’s weekend went well. Mine was… productive. Lots of things to get ready for Gen Con. The new shoes will help. And I got an industrial-sized pack of cough drops. Also, some granola bars, for when I can’t make it out for any real food. The weekend also went by super-fast, I felt. I remember going, “wait, when did it get to be 7pm?” on Saturday. Seems the whole day flew past. It’s alright, though. We’ll get back to another weekend.

Anyway, in today’s Terrain Corner we have: Mousepad Woodland Gaming Mat Available For Pre-order, Armorcast Xmas in July Sale Happening Now, and Streetscape: 28mm Resin and MDF buildings Up On Kickstarter.

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Monday Terrain Corner

It’s once again time for Monday. But it’s ok, it happens every week. We should be used to it by now.
Right?
… Right?
Ok, so every week it’s not always easy, but what is easy is making your gaming table look great, with the help of our Terrain Corner.

Today we have: Manorhouse Workshop Kickstarter Ends, Deep-Cut Studio releases new Alien Planet gaming mat, New Terrain From Mechanical Warhorse, Battlefield: Pwork Wargames Science Fiction Gaming Mat Now Available, New Cinematic Effects Now Available at Armorcast, and New GBHQ Firehouse Available From Burn In Designs.

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Thursday Terrain Corner

We’ve made it to Thursday, everyone.
Is it just me or has the week sort of slowed to a halt? I think it’s because next week’s going to be a short one. As such, we have to make this week longer to compensate. Otherwise, space-time and all that gets messed up. Thankfully, Powerhouse is seeing me through the day. Also, I’m looking forward to playing some games tomorrow night. So that’s something to look forward to. In the meantime, let’s make sure your gaming tables look as good as possible.

Today in our Terrain Corner we have: Warlord Games Taking Pre-orders For Project Z Terrain, Deep-Cut Studio releases nature tiles on mousepad material, New 28mm Shopping Mall from Sally 4th Coming Soon, New Armorcast Ruined Highway Overpass Coulmns, and Urban Sector: Pwork Wargames science fiction gaming mat Now Available.

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Monday Terrain Corner

Well, we’re back once more to Monday. The weekend is gone and we can only bask in the memories. I hope yours was good. Mine was certainly productive. Got a lot of stuff done around the apartment, as well as putting together all those Guild Ball models. But that’s all done. Now it’s back in the office. But it’s alright, there will be another weekend. In the meantime, we gotta make sure our gaming tables look the best.

Today’s Terrain Corner articles include: New Mid February Armorcast Terrain Products, Micro Art Studios Infinity Terminus Segments Up On Kickstarter, Pwork Wargames releases fantasy gaming mat: Arid Plain, and New Releases Available from Eslo Terrain.

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Monday Terrain Corner

Despite what you feel about Mondays, it’s easy to say that my Pandora was ready to get going. When I loaded it up this morning, the first song to come on was Giuseppe Verdi – Il Trovatore. You may not initially recognize the name, but I can all but guarantee you’ll recognize the tune, especially if you grew up watching Warner Brothers cartoons.

Anyway, let’s hammer out some terrain stories for you (see what I did there?).

Today’s entries include: Tabletop Towns Gaming Mats Up On Kickstarter, New Star Wars Gaming Mats From Fantasy Flight Games, Manorhouse Workshop Forgotten Halls Update 4: about the stairs and flooring up, Heroic Maps – Modular Kit: Ancient Dungeon Corridors Available, and Latest Releases From Armorcast Available.

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Armorcast Black Friday Sale Happening Now

The “big day” is getting closer. By “big day,” I mean Thanksgiving, of course. Then, there’s the “day after the big day.” But, as we’ve seen, some companies aren’t waiting until Friday to start their sales. Armorcast is one such company. They’ve got their black Friday sale happening now.
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25% Off Sale on Lance & Laser Miniatures at Armorcast

Armorcast jumps into the holiday sale pool with their 25% sale on Lance and Laser minis over in their webshop.

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From the announcement:

Lance & Laser Xmas Sale, now through the end of 2014 all Lance & Laser miniatures are 25% off. Use Coupon code at check out: LanceLas. This is good on all Fantasy, Historical and Science Fiction miniatures.
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Armorcast Release New Cityscape Terrain

Armorcast has some new accent terrain pieces available over in their webshop.

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From the release:

New at Armorcast are Victorian Street Lights and modern Plastic Garbage Cans. The models are in 28mm scale, supplied unpainted and cityscape bases and Narc Squad figures shown for scale and not included.

ACCS024 Victorian Street Lights (3 pcs) $6.00 USD

ACCS025 Plastic Garbage Cans (5 pcs) $5.00 USD

Armorcast’s Gallery Base Sale on Now

Armorcast has a sale going on in their webshop for their Gallery Bases. It’s a 50% discount, so you might as well at least check it out.

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From the announcement:

Now until the end of June Armorcast is having a 50% off sale on selected Gallery bases. During some our clean up and re-organization of the workshop we found a crate full of bases! All items on special are now posted in Armorcast’s webstore. The sale will last while supplies last or until June 30th, whichever comes first!

Baelor and Armorcast Release the Raider

Baelor Miniatures released their new Raider Killbot over on Armorcast’s website.

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From the release:

Baelor Miniatures and Armorcast are happy to announce the release of the Raider, a maniacal carnivorous killbot for all of your post-apocalyptic or sci-fi needs. Fast and agile, the raider is not high on processing power, but it makes up for that with a chain-blade feeding apparatus that fills its conversion chamber rapidly and bloodily.

We have Raiders up as singles in the Armorcast store, but if you want a three-pack, check back in a day or so.

We are also planning a combi-pack with one Reaver and two Raiders. If you don’t know what a Reaver is, you’d better hit the Baelor Store and find out!

New Robot Townie and New Armorcast Online Store

Armorcast updated their online store software as well as added a new Robot Townie to the mix.

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From the announcement:

Just out of the workshop is the new Nerobot 3000 to take charge of all of your partying needs!. This multimedia model has a resin body and pewter arms, legs and a bowl of grapes. This mini and the rest of the Robot Townies are back for a limited time.

New Webstore you say? Yes we have rebuilt the online store and have added many improvements to your online experience. The store will have what most people asked for, direct credit card payments! We use PayPal for our credit card processor as well as accept PayPal payments and and snail mail Checks & Money orders. The new site has also addressed the occasional glitch that the old cart had with PayPal. We have reorganized some products to make it easier to find items in various themes. I am also pleased that there are many admin functions added so we can make our service to our customers better!

Coming soon will be the new Armorcast Blog and Mobocracy’s own Blog as well.

New Hazard Sign Decals from Ginfritter’s Gnomish Workshop

Armorcast has some new hazard sign decals available in their webshop.
I’m always happy to see assists for my caffeine hands.

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From the release:

Want to add some extra detail to your modern or Sci-Fi Industrial area? Ginfritter’s Gnomish Workshop has decals to represent warning signs for:
1. Flammable materials
2. Explosion risk
3. Toxic
4. High voltage
5. Biohazard
6. Radiation
The sign are printed on clear decal film with a white cardstock backing. The modeler can either place the decal using normal watersilde decal instructions or can cut the decal and the backing out and apply as a sign on a pole. It is recommend to apply the decal over a light colored surface for the yellow to show up the best. The decals are 5mm equilateral triangles.

Armorcast’s Third Cinematic Effects Contest announced

Armorcast launched their new Cinematic Effects Contest. Rev up your modelling skills and see what you can do.

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From the announcement:

Armorcast LLC announces the Third Cinematic Effects Modeling Contest. We at Armorcast LLC want to see who has made the coolest miniature or model using Armorcast’s Cinematic Effects accessory products. This is an online contest, so get your digital cameras out send us your best photos! Armorcast LLC will be accepting entrants from 4-1-2014 until 5-4-2014 11:59 EDT.
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Can’t keep the good undead down

Armorcast has re-released some old Lance and Laser undead minis they’ve not been available for quite some time.

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From the re-release:

More undead miniatures have been re-released in 28mm scale and sculpted by Kevin Contos and Pete Boundy.

LL20308 Swamp Zombie Arising $3.99
LL21601 Ghoul $3.99
LL21606 Two Headed Undead Aberrant $7.99

New High Tech LCD Numeral Decals by Ginfritter’s Gnoish Workshop

Armorcast has some new high-tech LCD numeral decals in their webshop from Ginfritter’s Gnomish Workshop.

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From the release:

New High Tech Science Fiction style LCD Numeral decals are available by Ginfritter at the armorcast.com webstore. The designs work well with any anime inspired miniatures. The design is available in black or white.

New Lance & Laser Sci-Fi Orcs at Armorcast

Armorcast has some new Sci-Fi Orcs as part of their Lance & Laser line available over in their webshop.

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From the release:

Oc Master Shawn Lux adds to his line up of Post Apoc and Zombie Orcs. A fat and gnarled Orc boss with tech gear and guns leads the way. Jumping into action is a mutant two-headed orc from the wastes and finally a putrid zombie Orc.

LLSC302 Wasteland Orc Boss $9.99
LLSC301 2 Headed Mutant Orc w/ Bionic Arms $9.99
LLSC200 Zombie Orc w/ Club $9.99

Available now. Remember, All Lance & Laser miniatures are 20% off until 1-31-14 and check out the Robot Townies as well!

Armorcast Reissues Ruined Building Corners for Modern & Sci-fi Gaming

Armorcast has reissued their Ruined Building Corners terrain pieces in their webshop after a long hiatus.

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From the release:

Armorcast has reissued the modern to Sci-Fi era ruined building corners. These brick structures are cast in resin and supplied unpainted and unassembled.

ACRB003 Small Brick Ruins (4) $12.00
ACRB006 T Section, 3 1/2″ Tall $10.00
ACRB007 Long Two Story Corner with Floor: 3.5″ Tall $20.00
ACRB008 Corner, 3 1/2″ tall, $17.00
ACRB009 Corner, 3 1/2″ tall, long $17.00
ACRB010 Corner, 2 1/2″ tall, $12.00
ACRB011 Corner, 2 1/2″ tall, long $12.00
ACRB012 2 Corners, low ruins $12.00
ACRB013 2 Corners, low ruins with shell holes $12.00

Lance & Laser minis sale going on now in Armorcast webshop

Armorcast is having a sale on their Lance & Laser line of minis over in their webshop.

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From the announcement:

All Lance & Laser miniatures are 20% off during the month of January at Armorcast. Select from a wide variety of fantasy, monsters and sci-fi miniatures. Use discount code “lance” during check-out.

New Dance Bot 3000 available from Armorcast

Armorcast released their new Dance Bot 3000 as part of their Robot Townies line.

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From the release:

Now available is the new Dance Bot 3000. He keeps a beat, Unce, Unce, Unce, claps as he dances and can’t shut his trap either. Cast in leadless pewter in four parts in 28mm scale. Supplied unpainted and unassembled.

Dance Bot 3000 $7.00

Armorcast Announces Black Friday Sale

Armorcast will be having themselves a Black Friday sale. Go and get some minis for cheaper than usual.

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From the announcement:

Armorcast is having a sale until 12-9-13.
All orders purchasing between $25.00 to 49.99 use customer code “Santa Orc” to receive a 10% discount.
All orders purchasing between $50.00 and $99.99 use customer code “XmasGnome” to receibe a 15% discount.
All orders over $100.00 use customer code “KandyKane” to receive a 20% discount.

The discounts are calculated before shipping costs. Also be sure you use the right code to get the best discount!

Also new at Armorcast is a Sci-Fi or Post Apoc objective marker “Two Murdered Martian Colonists”

ACOM002 Murder Martian Colonists Objective Marker $6.00

Armorcast Releases New Murdered Martian Colonist Objective Marker

Armorcast released their new Murdered Martian Colonist objective marker over in their webshop.
Also good for farmboy motivation to leave with an old guy on a space ship crewed by a guy who misuses the term “parsec” and a walking shag rug.

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From the release:

The troopers stormed the sleepy Martian farm colony in search of information. When they didn’t find what they wanted they made the settlers pay with their life. Two murdered Martian colonist burnt remains set on a 50mm round base. This piece makes an excellent sci-fi objective marker as well as a mini vignette. Cast in resin and supplied unpainted. Skeletons by Ebob used under license and designed by Ginfritter.

Ginfritter’s Gnomish Workshop Releases New Decal

Ginfritter’s Gnomish Workshop has new warning stripe decals in red/black for your detail-adding pleasure.

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From the release:

New industrial decal designed by Ginfritter – Warning Stripes (Red & Black). I have been receiving requests for more industrial as well as numerals and I am responding to the requests. Over the past month I have released several numeral sets and now I am focusing on industrial markings and then onto new tattoo decals.

WARN008 Warning Stripe Decal in Black & Red $6.00

Also, in the Armorcast store we are still running the Veteran’s Day Sale until 11-18-13.

Armorcast Veteran’s Day Sale & New Releases

Armorcast is having a sale this week in honor of Veteran’s Day. They’ve also posted up their new releases over in their webshop.

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From the announcement:

Armorcast is having a Veteran’s Day Sale through 11-18-13. On purchases over $25.00 receive 20% off with the purchase code “Veteran”

Also new in the Armorcast shop are more Dungeon Decor:
ACID003 Alchemist Shelves w/ Potions & Books $12.00
ACID004 Unmade Bed $6.00
ACID005 Bed w/ Bearskin Blanket $6.00

New Computer Readout Numerals from Ginfritter’s Gnomish Workshop

Armorcast has released some new computer readout numerals from Ginfritter’s Gnomish Workshop.

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From the release:

New Computer Readout Numerals are available from Ginfritter’s Gnomish Workshop. The designs are available in black or white print.

Armorcast Releases More Dungeon Decor

Armorcast has some new Dungeon Decor pieces available to spruce up your dungeons a bit.

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From the update:

Armorcast has secured a majority of Mega Miniatures Dungeon Décor product line. Over the next few months the remaining line will be added to the web store. The current line up is:

ACID001 Fireplace Set $17.50
ACID002 Trophy Heads $12.00
ACID007 Treasure Horde (7pcs) $12.50
ACID013 2 Round Table w/ Food $5.00
ACID014 Wooden Chair (5 pcs) $5.00
ACID015 (2) Round Wooden Table & Chair Sets $15.00
ACID016 (2) Long Wooden Table & Chair Sets w/ Food $15.00
ACID050 Bushel Baskets of Food (8pcs) $12.50
ACID051 Pottery & Vases (19pcs) $10.00
ACID100 Torture Rack set $15.00
ACID101 Guilotine Active $15.00
ACID102 Hangman’s Gibbet and Victim $15.00
ACID103 Stocks with Woman Peasant $7.00
ACID104 Boy in Leg Stocks $5.00
ACMB1300 Blacksmith Accessory Pack $15.00

These items are great to dress up any dungeon or fantasy village scene for your wargame or RPG.

New Decal Designs from Ginfritter’s Gnomish Workshop now available

ARmorcast has some new Ginfritter’s Gnomish Workshop waterslide decals available to help out your caffeine hands.

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From the release:

New decal designs are now available from Ginfritter’s Gnomish Workshop. Ginfritter will be adding more Numeral designs over the next few weeks.

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[num006] Gothic Numerals 0 – 9 Decals in Black $6.00
[num007] Gothic Numerals 0 – 9 Decals in White $6.00
[num008] Anime Numerals 0 – 9 Decals in Black $6.00
[num009] Anime Numerals 0 – 9 Decals in White $6.00

Heraldry
Sword001 Crossed Swords in White $6.00

4th of July weekend sale going on over at Armorcast

Armorcast is having a sale over on their website for their Lance and Laser line this 4th of July weekend.

Form the sales sheet:

Armorcast is having a 15% OFF 4th of July Sale on all Lance & Laser Miniatures. Use the code 4thJuly during checkout to receive the discount. This sale is good through 7-7-13 until midnight EDT.

Armorcast Announce a “Not Going to Origins Sale”

Armorcast won’t be at Origins later this week (neither will I, sadly enough). But they’re not letting that get them down. They’re holding a sale anyway.

From the announcement:

Armorcast will not be attending Origins Game Fair 2013. Since many Con Special items would not be available at the show we are putting them on sale on the site! The Robot Townies return until 6-12-13 and we are introducing a new dungeon torture set and an black smith accessory pack as well. Check back throughout the month of June for Specials and new product