Fantasy Sports


Burning Games Announces CoreBall Kickstarter

Burning Games will soon be throwing their hat into the arena of fantasy sports games. CoreBall takes place in the far-off future, full of sci-fi action and great miniatures. Players float around the arena, gaining inertia as they move. Just make sure you don't overshoot your target. the Kickstarter campaign will launch on April 16th.


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Steamforged Previews Fissure and Mule for Miner's Guild

Here we get a look at the last couple figures for the Miner's Guild for Guild Ball, the minor guild for the Engineer's Guild.
Seriously: Guild, guild, guild, guild, guild... You type it and say it in your head so much that the word just starts to sound weird.

Anyway... it includes a tank. Because that seems legit for a fantasy sports game. It worked for Blood Bowl.


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New Nurgle Blood Bowl Team Available to Order From Forge World

I'm not entirely sure how effective a giant bloated slug-thing would be in a game of Blood Bowl. Seems like it wouldn't really be able to keep up with the action all too well. But that's for you to work out on the pitch. A new Nurgle team, including a new Rotspawn, is available to order from Forge World.


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Cutiemals Fantasy Football Teams Up On Kickstarter

I told you it was all adorable stuff these days. Greebo Games is running a Kickstarter campaign for some adorable fantasy sports teams that're collectively called the Cutiemals. There's Walruses, Penguins, and Bears (guess which ones I'm interested in), as well as Goats, Cats, Bunnies, and more.


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Steamforged Posts Guild Ball Errata and Rulebook Update

Games are continually evolving. As players get a chance to work through the rules and figures, there's always the potential to find something that's not working as intended, or is more powerful, or less powerful than the designers wanted. As such, updating things is a good way to go. Steamforged has just done that with Guild Ball and posted up the results.

Along with that, today's the official realease of the Miner's Guild as well as the four new captains that have been previewed.


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Steamforged Posts New Miner's Preview, Taking Pre-Orders For Team and Captains

Steamforged has the next preview up for the Miner's Guild, who are the Minor Guild for the Engineer's Guild in Guild Ball. Guild, guild, guild, guild, guild, guild, guild. I just wanted to type that word out some more. Anyway, along with the new preview for Spade, they've also started taking pre-orders for the team. But that's not all they're taking pre-orders for, as they are also getting names down for those that want the first four previewed extra Captains as well.


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Steamforged Previews New Hunter's Captain

Another day, another preview for the upcoming captains in Guild Ball. In this instance, it's the Hunter's Guild. They're getting a captain that, on appearances alone, looks to really play into the "setting traps" aspect of the faction. Since that's the way I like to play them, I'm certainly excited about the prospects.


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Steamforged Announces New Captains Coming for Guild Ball

The major guilds in Guild Ball only have two captains apiece. So it can sometimes feel like a "well, I don't like that one, so I'm forced to use this one, even though I'm not a fan of them, either" at times. It's looking like Steamforged will be rectifying that, giving everyone a 3rd pick, as they've announced they're coming out with new Captain minis.


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Steamforged Previews Spade for Miner's Guild

The Miner's Guild is the Minor Guild for the Engineer's Guild.

Guild, Guild, Guild. I just like typing Guild.

Anyway, they are apparently going to be a very shifty team, able to get just about anywhere they need to on the pitch, partially because the ground is like Swiss cheese and thus, full of holes. In this preview, we get a look at Spade, who looks to be arguably one of the better Strikers in the game, along the likes of Flint and Angel.


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Cook's Guild Available To Pre-Order From Steamforged

The latest in the line of Minor Guilds for Guild Ball is now available to pre-order from Steamforged Games. The Cook's Guild is the Minor Guild of the Butcher's Guild. They're rough and tough on the field, ready to take out opponents and grill them up for dinner. You can get the box, as well as the faction dice.


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New Blood Bowl Star Players and Necromunda Bits Available To Order From Forge World

Forge World is heading to the supplemental games from Games Workshop this week for its new releases. There's a pair of Blood Bowl Star Players that you can pick up in the form of Karla von Kill and Helmut Wulf. If Fantasy Sports aren't your thing and you'd prefer some sci-fi skirmish gang action, they've got a bunch of kits for Necromunda that you can pick up as well.


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New Blood Bowl Orcs, Necromunda Weapons, and Lord of the Rings Pre-orders From Forge World

A shotgun of new pre-orders this week from Forge World. There's new Orcs for your Blood Bowl teams. There's new new House Cawdor weapon packs for Necromunda. And there's Denethor and Irolas for the Lord of the Rings. So, Fantasy Sports, Sci-fi skirmish, and fantasy army game. It's a little for everyone.


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New Blood Bowl Team And Army Bundles Available to Order From Games Workshop

There's a holiday feeling in the air over at Games Workshop. They've got a whole bunch of bundle deals for 40k as well as Age of Sigmar they're taking orders for. Along with that, they've got a new Blood Bowl team with a decidedly Halloween feel to them.


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