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By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Mar 26th, 2015
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Second Gate Games has posted up a teaser trailer for their upcoming board game B-Sieged. In the game, players are trying to defend their town from the rampaging hordes coming at them. They must also make sure that a messenger makes it through the melee and out to get help in the form of the Grand [&h...
By Jared Miller
In Board Games
Mar 19th, 2015
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Announced at the GAMA Trade Show, the French game Les Poilus (first release in France in February 2015) is receiving an English translation and release in America as The Grizzled thanks to Sweet Games and CoolMiniOrNot. Les Poilus was designed by Fabien Riffaud and Juan Rodriguez, with art by Tignous...
By Polar_Bear
In Blood Rage
Mar 16th, 2015
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Blood Rage is in their final day up on Kickstarter. The viking-themed board game from Guillotine Games and the mind of Eric Lang has come a long way since the launch. Check below the break for a graphic showing all you get for your $75 pledge. It’s quite a lot. There’s all sorts of extra ...
By Polar_Bear
In CMON
Mar 13th, 2015
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CMON Expo continues to make its way towards us (bravely fighting through two Friday the 13ths to do so!). We’ve posted up a new update, showing off two new events as well as a spotlight on Eric Lang, one of our special guests for the show! If you’re a fan of Zombicide or HeroClix, youR...
By Polar_Bear
In CMON
Mar 13th, 2015
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Dark Age is showing off a green for a new mini over on their Facebook page. Check out the Frenzied. Just… don’t try and shake her hand. From the preview:...
By Polar_Bear
In Blood Rage
Mar 12th, 2015
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Blood Rage continues to make its way through stretch goals over on Kickstarter. The most-recent unlock is the god of thunder, himself, Thor. Next up is bringing the connection between Midgard and Asgard to the table: shamans. There’s still 5 days to get in on the campaign. From the campaign:...
By Polar_Bear
In CMON
Mar 6th, 2015
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CMON Expo approaches still. June will be here before you know it and it’ll be time to party in downtown Atlanta with some great gaming going on. We’ve announced 3 more vendors that will be coming to the show: Brush 4 Hire, Impudent Mortal, and The Witchborn. So we’ve got some terrai...
By Polar_Bear
In CMON
Mar 5th, 2015
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CMON expands their Dark Age line with their new releases for March. It’s Outcasts this month with 5 new minis sets. Actually, that’s 6 if you count the exclusive one that comes with the Outcasts book. The whole faction got a re-do from the ground up, rules-wise. You can pick up the new Ou...
By Polar_Bear
In Blood Rage
Mar 3rd, 2015
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Monolith Games is doing a crossover with their Conan board game and the Blood Rage Kickstarter. The Conan game will now include a scenario using models from the Blood Rage game, since they’re the same scale, same theme, and heck, even have some of the same concept artists! From the update:...
By Polar_Bear
In Blood Rage
Mar 3rd, 2015
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Guillotine Games launched just shy of 24 hours ago and they’ve certainly taken no time to get through some stretch goals. There’s been several new monsters added, some sculpted tokens, and each clan also has a new sculpt added to their lineup for warriors. The campaign isn’t running...
By Polar_Bear
In Blood Rage
Mar 2nd, 2015
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Guillotine Games brings out the viking in you with Blood Rage, their latest board game to hit Kickstarter. The campaign just launched. Go check it out. The game design is from Eric Lang, creator of such games as Dice Masters, Quarriors, and the Battlestar Galactica board game. You want cool-looking m...
By Polar_Bear
In Blood Rage
Feb 27th, 2015
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Guillotine Games gives us another look at some of the minis and artwork for their upcoming Blood Rage board game, which will be launching on Kickstarter on the 2nd. Have yourself a look-see, while learning a bit about the sculptors and the design philosophy for the game’s minis. Source From the...
By Polar_Bear
In Blood Rage
Feb 24th, 2015
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Guillotine Games has a bunch more information and preview photos of their upcoming game, Blood Rage, to show off. The game is part resource management, part worker placement, part battle strategy, and all a good time had by all (I know. I’ve played it). Players are in charge of their own viking...
By Polar_Bear
In Blood Rage
Feb 20th, 2015
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Guillotine Games has posted an announcement about the next board game project they’re going to be bringing to Kickstarter. This time it’s Blood Rage, a viking-themed board game where your clan looks to gain the most influence before the world ends… and then it ends again… and ...
By Polar_Bear
In CMON
Feb 20th, 2015
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CMON Expo creeps ever-closer, and with each week, we get more exciting news about what’s going to be at the show. This update adds two new events (one for Rum & Bones and one “Ultimate” event) and a spotlight for On the Lamb Games, who will be at the show. Source From the annou...
By Polar_Bear
In CMON
Feb 19th, 2015
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CMON has posted the updated version of the Outcasts and Bounty Hunters faction description and stat cards up on their website. The faction got an overhaul in the latest book release, but you can download the new unit cards for free from the website. That’s very nice of them, isn’t it? Sou...
By Polar_Bear
In Arcadia Quest
Feb 17th, 2015
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CMON posted up 5 new releases on their website. They’ve got two new expansion packs for Rivet Wars in the form of Battle of Brighton (where players can take to the air) and Heavy Metal (where some of the biggest tanks in the world of Rivet can be yours to command). They also have 3 […]...
By Polar_Bear
In Arcadia Quest
Feb 14th, 2015
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Love is in the air. We here hope you’re spending the day playing the games you love with the people you love. And as usual, we’ve got our Review Roundup for Saturday. Did the reviewers love the games they tried? Only reading on will find out. In this week’s installment, we’ve ...
By Polar_Bear
In CMON
Feb 13th, 2015
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CMON Expo continues to grow. They’ve added another trio of events for this upcoming year. (I know, because I put them there) First off is a fan favorite, Frankenfest. Modelers work all weekend making whatever they can with a plethora of random bits. It’s great fun and I can’t wait t...
By Polar_Bear
In CMON
Feb 12th, 2015
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Last weekend at TempleCon 2015, Dark Age held their first March To Immortality tourney of the year. March To Immortality is the championship series qualifiers for the finals at Gen Con. The event at TempleCon is one of the largest MTIs, with 31 players. Here’s a short recap of what the event wa...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Feb 6th, 2015
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The Army Painter is giving you a chance to win all 3 of the Zombicide Paint Sets. All you’ve got to do is go over to their Facebook page and give them a “Like.” That’s potentially a lot of paint for very little work. You’ve got until February 15th. Source From the announ...
By Jared Miller
In CMON
Feb 5th, 2015
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Those of you looking forward to the new Dark Age: Outcasts releases but bummed they were hitting first at TempleCon 2015 should turn those frowns upside down. CMON has announced that all the goodies on sale at TempleCon will be available on the Dark Age store at the same time! The sale is live today,...
By Jared Miller
In CMON
Feb 4th, 2015
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Dark Age fans attending TempleCon 2015 will be among the first to get their hands on the new Dark Age: Outcasts book and figures! Outcasts marks a new direction in CMON’s release format for Dark Age. Originally, a new book was put out yearly at GenCon, but now players can expect to see a new [&...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Jan 24th, 2015
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We’ve got another Saturday here on TGN and that means a collection of the review stories we found throughout the week. What are others saying about the games you’re interested in playing? Read on to find out. This time we’ve got reviews (and a couple previews) for games/models like:...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Jan 23rd, 2015
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The Army Painter is celebrating their release of their new Survivors paint set and is bundling together all their Zombicide paint kits and offering them at a special price. The kits are currently on pre-order over in their webshop. Source From the announcement:...
By Jared Miller
In CMON
Jan 15th, 2015
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CoolMiniOrNot Annual 2013 is now available. The yearly publication from the miniatures hobby web site of the same name celebrates the best and the brightest that community has to offer. Categories represented in the Annual include Fantasy, Sci Fi, Terrain, Crystal Brush winners, and more.  For those ...
By Polar_Bear
In CMON
Jan 9th, 2015
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CMON Expo is headed to its third year. The first couple events have just been posted on their website (I know, because I put them there). There’s a Dark Age March to Immortality, an Infinity event, and a Wrath of Kings narrative event, which is pretty cool since it changes each day, depending o...
By Polar_Bear
In CMON
Jan 9th, 2015
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CMON starts off the new year with a Dark Age release. They’ve got some models for both the Saints and the Forsaken (sort of the two ends of the spectrum there). Go check them out. Source From the release:...
By Polar_Bear
In CMON
Jan 5th, 2015
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Dark Age has one of the coolest prizes for their world championships every year at Gen Con. The winner gets to work with the design team to create a miniature of their choosing to be added to the game. This year’s pdf. of the guidelines have been posted, and you can check them out through [&hel...
By Polar_Bear
In CMON
Dec 31st, 2014
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CMON Expo will be here before you know it! It’s a great convention because the special guests aren’t sequestered away in some back room until their panel and then hidden once more. No, they’re out there on the convention floor, just talking with anyone and everyone. Want to play Kao...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Dec 26th, 2014
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CoolMiniOrNot is in their final couple days on Kickstarter for Rum & Bones. Their MOBA-style board game has come quite a long ways since launch. They’ve added new factions in the form of the French and the Chinese. They’ve got boatloads (no pun intended) of of mercenaries and extra c...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Dec 22nd, 2014
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CoolMiniOrNot heads into the final week of their Rum & Bones Kickstarter with a bang. They’ve added the new Skullkickers add-on to the campaign. For $25, you can add the heroes from the Image Comics series to your crew (and that’d be any crew, since they’re Mercenaries). These ...
By Polar_Bear
In 40K
Dec 20th, 2014
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As usual, here’s the reviews we found during the week. There’s quite a few of them. We’ve got a pair of reviews for Blurble, a look at Dice Crawl from SoulJar Games, an Imperial Assault unboxing, a look at Rivet Wars, a review of the Malifaux terrain by PlastCraft, and more! Check i...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Dec 19th, 2014
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CoolMiniOrNot knows 3 factions are good, but 4 factions are better. As such, they’ve brought the French into Rum & Bones. Far from being the “cheese-eating surrender monkeys” that the Simpsons and other pop culture has recently made them out to be, the new faction for Rum &...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Dec 18th, 2014
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CoolMiniOrNot has posted up the rulebook for Rum & Bones over on their Kickstarter page. It’s interesting to think back to all the various iterations the game has gone through during development, getting better and better with each new update. During the middle of development, I’d mi...
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