Dead of Winter

By Polar_Bear
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Sep 28th, 2017
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We’re just a couple days away from October. That means a whole new set of releases coming soon from Plaid Hat Games. But what, exactly, is coming out? And when will it be available? All your questions will be answered. (well… those two questions, at least… But not, like, anything re...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
May 31st, 2017
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Warring Colonies, the new expansion coming out for Dead of Winter, gives players the chance to team up against one-another and fight over the meager resources to be found. But what happens when there’s an odd number of players? That’s where the Lone Wolf variant comes in. It’s rules...
By Polar_Bear
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May 24th, 2017
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The end of civilization is bad enough. You’ve survived so far, but resources aren’t going to last the winter if they’re spread too thin. The various survivors are banding together and now attacking one-another in order to survive. That’s what’s happening in Warring Colon...
By Polar_Bear
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May 3rd, 2017
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When resources get scarce, people gather together to work as a team to survive. But what happens when to competing groups are looking to get the same resources? There might not be enough to go around. And so, even with all the other things that are happening, the groups have to fight with one-another...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Aug 27th, 2016
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So, since I spend all my regular workdays gaming, I will often step away from it on my time off. You know, you don’t want to get burned out on a thing. However, last weekend and this, I’ve been all-out gaming just about every chance I can! Last week was game day at the Milton, […]...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Jul 30th, 2016
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It’s the Saturday before Gen Con. A week from now we’ll be shoulder-deep in the show. Of course, that means this weekend is full of running around like a chicken with its head cut off, trying to get everything done before heading to Indy. But, even with all the brouhaha, there’s tim...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Mar 17th, 2016
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Temperatures are heating up here in Atlanta. And along with it comes the pollen. Lots… and lots… and lots of pollen. It’s almost enough to make you pine for those long, cold, pollen-less winter nights. Since we can’t speed up time to make it winter again, it looks like just do...
By Polar_Bear
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Feb 13th, 2016
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It’s time once again for Saturday. I think that’s really all that needs to be said about it. This Roundup we have: Camel Cup, Dead of Winter, Tash-Kalar, Ryu, Through The Ages, Mombasa, Raptor, Fury of Dracula, Monster My Neighbor, Grand Austria Hotel, Neue Heimat, Pi mal Pflaumen, Modern...
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
Oct 23rd, 2015
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Welcome to Friday, ladies and gentlenerds. We’ve made it here once more. Congratulations! It means the weekend is just about here. Time to rejoice. It also means we have a batch of bite-sized stories to bring to you now. Let’s dig in. Today we have: Arena Rex new release: Hagal, Dead of W...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Jul 24th, 2015
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Did you know that Gen Con is next week? I know. We’ve not really been talking about it much, so you might’ve missed the subtle and scattered news stories about it. It’s ok. We forgive you. Anyway, Plaid Hat Games will be at the show, and they’ve got plenty in store for the wee...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Nov 24th, 2014
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The Esoteric Order of Gamers posted up a review article for Plaid Hat Game’s Dead of Winter. Actually, the weather’s not so bad here today. Source From the article: No. Please no. Not zombies again. NOT ZOMBIES AGGGGAAAAAIIIIINNNNNN!!!!!! Such is the cry you’ll hear, torn from the throats...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Nov 13th, 2014
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Gettin’ Higgy With It takes a look at Plaid Hat Game’s Dead of Winter in their new review video. Source From the post: We take a look at the board game, Dead of Winter, by Isaac Vega & Jon Gilmour. Distributed by Plaid Hat Games. Dead of Winter is for 2-5 players, age 13+ and [&helli...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Sep 29th, 2014
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Nerds on Earth has posted a review of Plaid Hat Games’ new Dead of Winter board game. Source From the post: I’m here to tell you that you and a few friends can gather around your dining room table, play with some cardboard zombies, and have a wonderful time. Plaid Hat Games have released Dead [...