Dungeons & Dragons

By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Jun 6th, 2015
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Weeeeekeeeend! Hopefully you’re having a good one, even if you’re not at Origins or Lock & Load or the Board Game Challenge… like how I’m not at any of those. But it’s ok! We can have a good time gaming, anyway. As usual for our Saturdays here (except for that weird...
By Jared Miller
In Board Games
Jun 3rd, 2015
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Gathering some friends together for Dungeons & Dragons (D&D) can be fun, but if your group is anything like mine, the position of Dungeon Master is not sought after. Everyone usually wants to play a carefully crafted character, which is understandable considering how much time can go into dev...
By Polar_Bear
In Dungeons & Dragons
May 6th, 2015
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Wizards of the Coast brings fan-favorite Drizzt Do’Urden to the forefront once more with their new Rage of the Demons storyline for Dungeons & Dragons. Stock up on lanterns and sunrods, players will be headed into the Underdark in order to halt the nefarious plans of various demon lords. P...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Apr 30th, 2015
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WizKids lets you experience one of the classic modules for Dungeons & Dragons in a whole new way. They’ve released their Temple of Elemental Evil board game. This new cooperative board game pits 1-5 adventurers against the horrors of the Temple of Elemental Evil. Brave traps and monsters i...
By Polar_Bear
In Dungeons & Dragons
Apr 24th, 2015
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Gale Force 9 expands their Collector’s Edition line of Dungeons & Dragons miniatures with two new kits available to pre-order from their webshop. Last time around we had wind-theme miniatures. We continue around the elemental circle this time with water. Sure, every living thing needs wate...
By Polar_Bear
In Dungeons & Dragons
Apr 23rd, 2015
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Fantasy Grounds is now letting you play Dungeons & Dragons 5th edition online. They’ve got new, officially licensed, D&D modules available on Steam. The first products available are the Complete Core Class Pack, the Complete Core Monster Pack, and The Lost Mine of Phandelver. The syst...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Apr 11th, 2015
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It’s Saturday! Hope you’re getting in some gaming. As I mentioned yesterday, I’m currently getting my arm repeatedly jabbed and ink permanently applied to it. It’s fun!… Really!… Actually, it’s not so bad, honestly. And I’m sort of a wimp when it comes ...
By Polar_Bear
In Accessories
Apr 4th, 2015
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Saturday night’s alright for fighting… your enemies on the tabletops around the world! Hopefully you’re doing that, anyway. I’ve got various whatnots I’m working on at home, one of which is spring cleaning. Joy of joys. But hey, it means next weekend I can have a game da...
By Polar_Bear
In Dungeons & Dragons
Mar 30th, 2015
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Gale Force 9 has two new air-themed sets (seems appropriate) that they have released as part of their collector series of D&D miniatures. The first is the Air Myrmidon, which is an elemental bound to a magical set of armor and used at the whims of its creator. The other is the Aerisi Kalinoth &#...
By Polar_Bear
In Dungeons & Dragons
Mar 27th, 2015
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io9 gives us a look at what it takes to make a D&D mini. The article goes from art concept to finished mini that Gale Force Nine goes through to make their figures. The “tour” is guided by GF9’s Matt Parkes, the creative manager for the company. If you’ve ever wondered wh...
By Polar_Bear
In Accessories
Mar 26th, 2015
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Gale Force Nine has some new Elemental Evil previews they’re showing off. First, don’t let the players know what you’re doing with their new DM screen. Gotta keep those notes secret. Next up are new Spell Cards to help you keep track of your spells available and their various effect...
By Polar_Bear
In Dungeons & Dragons
Mar 18th, 2015
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Wizards of the Coast is all about giving players the options they need to make the characters they want. To tie-in with the Elemental Evil Encounters Season that starts today, they’ve posted up a free-to-download Player’s Companion with some new elemental-themed options. Want to create a ...
By Polar_Bear
In Accessories
Mar 11th, 2015
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Gale Force 9 is showing off some new accessories they have in store for the upcoming Elemental Evil D&D books that are coming out. They have things like a DM screen as well as some new miniatures to coincide with what you’ll find in the book. Will your players make it through? From the pre...
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
Feb 28th, 2015
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S-a-t-u-r-d-a-y, Night! Ok, so it’s not exactly “night” yet… unless you’re East of here. So those of you in Europe might consider it night. I’m getting off track. Anyway, it’s Saturday and hopefully you’re getting your gaming groove on. We’ve got ...
By Polar_Bear
In Dungeons & Dragons
Feb 27th, 2015
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Gale Force 9 will be adding something big to their D&D Miniatures line. One of the most iconic creatures from the game, the Red Dragon will be soon coming to your tabletop. I’m certainly interested. I’ve been wanting to get a nice, big, red dragon mini for a while now. Source From th...
By Polar_Bear
In Dungeons & Dragons
Feb 21st, 2015
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We hope your week has gone by well. It’s been a busy one over here. Lots of news and lots of work on the next issue of Ravage US. However, we have had time to collect our regular group of reviews for you to look over. This time we have reviews/previews of: D&D Miniatures: Tyranny […...
By Enrico Nardini
In Dungeons & Dragons
Feb 4th, 2015
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Dungeons & Dragons has returned with a 5th edition of the classic fantasy RPG. TGN’s Enrico Nardini shares his adventures and experiences in this newest rendition of the Forgotten Realms. Spoiler Alert! This article contains spoilers for Chapter 2 of the Hoard of the Dragon Queen campaign. If you...
By Polar_Bear
In Dungeons & Dragons
Jan 20th, 2015
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Gale Force 9 released another pair of minis sets for their D&D Collectors Series of miniatures. This time the releases are Naergoth Bladelord & Rath Modar and a Remorhaz. They don’t just have to be bad guys in your D&D games, but could be used as characters and monsters in your f...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Jan 17th, 2015
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As you read this, I’m out playing D&D with my friends. I’m taking my new bard out for a spin. Hopefully, “we’ll hide behind the pile of dead bards!” isn’t uttered halfway through the adventure… hopefully… But anyway, on to the review round-up! This...
By Enrico Nardini
In Dungeons & Dragons
Jan 1st, 2015
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Dungeons & Dragons has returned with a 5th edition of the classic fantasy RPG. TGN’s Enrico Nardini shares his adventures and experiences in this newest rendition of the Forgotten Realms. Spoiler Alert! This article contains spoilers for Chapter 2 of the Hoard of the Dragon Queen campaign. If you...
By Enrico Nardini
In Dungeons & Dragons
Dec 23rd, 2014
3 Comments
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Dungeons & Dragons has returned with a 5th edition of the classic fantasy RPG. TGN’s Enrico Nardini shares his adventures and experiences in this newest rendition of the Forgotten Realms. Spoiler Alert! This article contains spoilers for Chapter 1 of the Hoard of the Dragon Queen campaign. If you...
By Enrico Nardini
In Dungeons & Dragons
Dec 11th, 2014
4 Comments
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Dungeons & Dragons has returned with a 5th edition of the classic fantasy RPG. TGN’s Enrico Nardini shares his adventures and experiences in this newest rendition of the Forgotten Realms. Spoiler Alert! This article contains spoilers for Chapter 1 of the Hoard of the Dragon Queen campaign. If you...
By Enrico Nardini
In Accessories
Dec 9th, 2014
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TGN’s Enrico Nardini delves into the tomes of arcane lore that are the D&D Spellbook Cards from Gale Force 9. Will these 5E compatible accessories cast a spell on him? Did I mention that I love accessories? I am sure I’ve mentioned that before. It’s practically an addiction, and my wife has...
By Enrico Nardini
In Dungeons & Dragons
Dec 4th, 2014
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Dungeons & Dragons has returned with a 5th edition of the classic fantasy RPG. TGN’s Enrico Nardini shares his adventures and experiences in this newest rendition of the Forgotten Realms. Dungeons & Dragons 5th Edition (D&D Next, 5E)  dropped a few weeks prior to Gen Con 2014. I can say i...
By Polar_Bear
In Dungeons & Dragons
Dec 1st, 2014
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Planet Arbitrary has posted up a new episode of Game Classy for your listening pleasure. Source In this episode: Wherein the boys review the Monster Manual for Dungeons and Dragons 5th edition. If you wanna send some stuff to be on “What’s in the Box?” or just get in contact, email us at Joe@planetar...
By Polar_Bear
In Dungeons & Dragons
Nov 21st, 2014
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Gale Force 9 has updated their Dungeons & Dragons website with new hobby, assembling, and painting sections. Go check ’em out. Source From the announcement: We have just given our Dungeons and Dragons site a bit of a facelift to celebrate the new edition of the game. We have also added som...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Nov 17th, 2014
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Nerds on Earth takes a look at the Tyranny of Dragons D&D minis and gives you their thoughts on the situation in this review. Source From the post: So…I won’t follow the anonymous internet commenter and describe the D&D Icons of the Realms: Tyranny of Dragons miniatures as blisteringly sexy...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Nov 5th, 2014
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Seventh Crown is a new fantasy RPG setting for the new D&D 5th edition. They’re up on Kickstarter and looking for some funding love. Source From the campaign: Welcome to Seventh Crown Based initially within the heavily populated continent of Kanis, Seventh Crown is a setting that places th...
By Polar_Bear
In Accessories
Oct 31st, 2014
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Gale Force Nine has some new D&D accessories like status tokens and a DM screen now available over in their webshop. Source From the release: The GF9 range of licenced Dungeon and Dragons accessories is growing with the addition of a new DM Screen and set of Character Tokens! This screen has bee...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Oct 30th, 2014
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Club Fantasci’s David Lowry gives us his thoughts on the new D&D 5.0 Monster Manual in this new review article. Source From the post: The 5th Edition Dungeons & Dragons Monster Manual is a bestiary tome packed full of denizens, god like creatures, undead aberrations and monsters of an...
By Polar_Bear
In Contest
Oct 29th, 2014
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6 Squared Studios is running a contest for follows of them over on Twitter. Source From the announcement: Win a DnD Starter Set & a pack of our Rocky Outcroppings! Follow & RT w/ #6SSContest. Random draw Nov. 2 9:00pm EDT...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Oct 24th, 2014
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Through Gamer Goggles posted up a new flip-through video. This time they look at Rise of Tiamat for Dungeons & Dragons. Source From the post: In this Flip Through Matt takes a good look at The Rise of Tiamat without spoiling it. This book is full of content, very few pictures....
By Polar_Bear
In Editorial
Oct 10th, 2014
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Nerds on Earth posted up a list of 7 great blogs for those of you that are newbs to the world of RPGs. I know most readers of TGN aren’t RGP newbs, but you probably have friends or family that might be. So you can direct them this way to help them out. Source From […]...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Oct 7th, 2014
5 Comments
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Gale Force 9 has some of their Dungeons & Dragons gaming mats now available in their webshop. They’ve been out of print, but not for now. Source From the release: We just updated our DnD store to include some DnD mats that were previously out of print. These DnD vinyl mats really bring the...