CMON Announces God of War: The Card Game

CMON and Sony are teaming up to bring you God of War: The Card Game. Players take on the role of characters from the classic video game as they work to stop Ragnarok. The game utilizes a mosaic of cards that create a sort of "board" that players will be fighting on, moving to different columns to attack different sections. As pieces are defeated, the cards are flipped. Players' deck of attack and defense cards grow and change as they adventure. If they can complete 3 quests, they are able to stop the end of everything.

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Pre-Orders Available For Wacky Races: The Board Game Deluxe

Wacky Races, the beloved Hanna-Barbera cartoon, is making its way to your tabletops. CMON has started taking pre-orders for the deluxe version of Wacky Races: The Board Game. This version includes pre-painted versions of the 11 Racer figures, as well as redesigned player dashboards, and thicker, punchcard terrain tiles. The pre-order is limited, so hurry over now.

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CMON Announces New Night of the Living Dead Game

Night of the Living Dead came out 50 years ago this month. It's an icon of the horror movie genre, basically laying the groundwork for all zombie movies to come. George A. Romero's classic is soon to be getting an official board game, as CMON has announced that they've procured the license and will be making a new game based on the property.

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ESSENtial Retailer Summit Coming Back to Essen

Someday, I hope to make it out to Essen. I would really love that. I've been to Gen Con, but from what I hear Essen is all that and then some. But the drive from Atlanta is kinda rough. But if you are headed to Essen, and you're a retailer, you'll want to check out the ESSENtial Retailer Summit while you're there. If you really want to know what companies will be coming out with that you will want to stock in your store, it's the place to be.

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New Releases Available from CMON

The latest batch of releases is now available from CMON. They've got two sorts of releases. Starting off, a popular comic book series hits tabletops with Kick-Ass: The Board Game. Go help a New York overwhelmed with crime as you balance your superhero schedule with your work schedule. Then there's nine new releases for the A Song of Ice and Fire: Tabletop Miniatures Game. Both the Starks and Lannisters get some heroes, some melee, and some ranged support (pting! pting!).

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Review Roundup

Saturday! Woo!

I hope everyone out there being affected by the hurrican is staying safe. A good way to do that is to stay inside and play some board games. And while it's a bit late to pick up a new one for the current storm, having some around for when the next shows up is a good idea. But what games should you get? Reviews can help sort that out.

Today we have articles on: Guild Master, Zero Gravity, Z War One: Exodus, Bad Maps, Draconis Invasion: Wrath, Prowler's Passage, GoTown, Blue Lagoon, Dragon Castle, and Spirits of the Wild.

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Latest Releases Available From CMON

A whole new crop of releases are available from CMON. They've got Gizmos, a family-friendly board game. Then there's a pair of Zombicide: Green Horde expansions in the form of Friends and Foes and No Rest for the Wicked. Topping things off, there's the Stark vs Lannisters 2-player Starter Set for the A Song of Ice and Fire: Tabletop Miniatures Game.

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CMON Launches Starcadia Quest Kickstarter

CMON has launched a Kickstarter campaign for a new addition to the Arcadia Quest franchise. It's called Starcadia Quest, and as you'd expect, it takes players out into the cosmos. This new version of the PvPvE game includes streamlined setup and play, along with more random elements to make games different each time you play. The campaign is up and running now.

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