GCT Studios

By Polar_Bear
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Jul 9th, 2015
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Gordon over at GCT got a special surprise for his birthday. He was shipped the first production-run copy of their Rise of the Kage board game that they funded over on Kickstarter. He took a moment from the birthday celebrations to snap some photos of what the box, the components, and the board looks ...
By Polar_Bear
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Jun 29th, 2015
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A new faction is always an interesting thing to add to a game. Suddenly, the whole meta can change as a whole swath of new figures enter the field. And not only that, but they tend to bring along new special rules with them. There’s all new spells and special ability combinations to have to [&h...
By Polar_Bear
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Jun 22nd, 2015
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GCT has been hinting about another faction coming out for Bushido for a while. Well, they’ve finally announced it. The Tengu are coming down from their roosts to take part in the battles across the Jwar Isles. GCT has posted up photos of the first two figures for the faction, but are being stil...
By Polar_Bear
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Jun 9th, 2015
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The Bushido world is full of little spirits, or kami, that occasionally get involved in the various battles. The Temple of Ro-Kan is probably the most known for bringing them along when a fight is brewing, but The Silvermoon Trade Syndicate has spirits of their own. Since the syndicate runs a lot of ...
By Polar_Bear
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May 25th, 2015
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GCT Studios will be headed to the UK Games Expo next week and they’re bringing their Bushido Grand Masters Tournament with them. Is your kung-fu the best to be able to come out on top? If it is, you could just have access to the GCT design team and help create your own mini for […]...
By Polar_Bear
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May 15th, 2015
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GCT Studios keeps rolling along with their new Bushido previews. This time around, we get a look at a new type of Shisa for the Temple of Ro-Kan. The original Shisa have been around since pretty much the beginning of the game and offered a fairly unique piece as part of the Temple’s armory. Wel...
By Polar_Bear
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Apr 3rd, 2015
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GCT Studios has started showing off preview art for their next wave of Bushido models. This time, the cult of Yurei gets into the Kami business with the Kamis of Choking Fog and Blighted Earth. Watch out, Temple, you’re not the only ones that can have the various natural spirits on your side. F...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Apr 1st, 2015
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GCT Studios has posted up a preview shot of what the plastic models for their Rise of the Kage board game will look like. The team has really been working closely with the manufacturer in order to make sure the minis are as detailed as any of the metal ones for Bushido would normally be. […]...
By Polar_Bear
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Mar 31st, 2015
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GCT Studios is now taking orders for their 22nd wave of Bushido minis. With these last two previews, they’ve shown off everything and you can now put your name on the list to get these figures when they’re available. Be the first gamer on your block with them! The orders are happening now...
By Polar_Bear
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Mar 20th, 2015
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GCT Studios is showing off a new mini for Bushido. This time it’s Yuui for the Ito Clan. If you want to add to your ranks of half-snake minis, they certainly have your number with this one. From the preview:...
By Polar_Bear
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Mar 6th, 2015
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GCT Studios has two new previews up for the next wave of Bushido releases. The first is Kyuubi for Temple of Ro-Kan. And then, to offset the cuteness of a fox-man, they have Yama Uba for Cult of Yurei. They’re part of Wave 22 that should be hitting stores soon. As part of the update, […]...
By Polar_Bear
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Feb 24th, 2015
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GCT Studios posted up a pair of new Bushido preview art pieces, including the first for the Tengu Descension (there’s also a Silvermoon Trade Syndicate piece). Along with those, they’ve posted the most recent Errata update for the game. Be sure you’re playing correctly! Source From ...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Feb 16th, 2015
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GCT Studios not only has a new concept art preview for a new Temple model, but they’ve got silhouettes of the first minis of a whole new faction to show off! The new faction’s the Tengu Descension. GCT’s having a poll for which silhouette gets their full art previewed first. Source ...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Feb 9th, 2015
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GCT Studios has started taking orders for the next wave of Bushido releases. Grab yourself one of the new Wave 21 models and be the first gamer on your block with these figures when they’re released. Along with that, they’re showing off some artwork for the next wave of releases with a pr...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Jan 20th, 2015
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We’ve got another set of shorter news stories for you this afternoon. These stories include: Sally 4th launches range of Fantasy Football Terrain & Accessories, The Siege of Monstral from Irrational Number Line Games released, New 10mm Sci-Fi Buildings from Brigade Models, new Drop Sled an...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Jan 13th, 2015
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GCT Studios has a bit going on in this update. They’ve got a new Special Card Competition like they’ve been running. There’s an update about Rise of the Kage’s production. And they’ve got a look at the new Rashka for Bushido’s Savage Wave faction. Take a look. Sour...
By Polar_Bear
In Accessories
Jan 7th, 2015
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Hey everyone. Here’s another batch of news snippets for you. Remember, snippets aren’t “leftovers” or “scraps” or anything like that. They’re news like everything else. They’re just… smaller. There’s good stuff in here and we want you to kno...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Nov 29th, 2014
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GCT Studios shows off another Wave 21 preview for Bushido as well as gives some info about pre-orders for Rise of the Kage. Source From the website: Not all those children raised in the monasteries and taught the teachings of Subarashi Baransu are able to complete their training, return to their home...
By Polar_Bear
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Nov 23rd, 2014
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GCT Studios lets us see some minis and artwork in this new preview for the 21st wave of Bushido releases. Source From them to you: As Bushido’s December release of Wave 21 moves closer we are happy to show off some more artwork and a brand new model for that release. This week’s offering ...
By Polar_Bear
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Nov 20th, 2014
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GCT Studios posted up some new preview minis and artwork for their upcoming Rise of the Kage board game. Source...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Nov 18th, 2014
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GCT Studios has their Pledge Manager opened up for Rise of the Kage, their ninja board game. Missed out on the Kickstarter? You can join in now. Source From them to you: Following Rise of the Kage’s successful Kickstarter the game is being opened up to new backers. This is the last chance to pi...
By Polar_Bear
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Nov 16th, 2014
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GCT Studios keeps on rolling with their Bushido Special Card competition as well as a preview of the next Temple miniature. Source From them to you: We are delighted to put the last two faction’s special card finalists up for the vote. These are fan made and one lucky winner will win silver moo...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Oct 27th, 2014
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GCT Studios has announced the launch of their Rise of the Kage pledge manager in one week. If you didn’t get a chance to be part of their Kickstarter campaign, now you can jump in. Source From the announcement: We are delighted to announce that the pledge manager will be open during the month o...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Oct 20th, 2014
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GCT Studios posted up their first concept piece for Wave 21 for Bushido. In the theme of the season, it’s a mighty creepy-lookin’ bit of art. Source From the preview: Check out the latest addition that is going to swell the ranks of the Cult of Yurei....
By Polar_Bear
In Contest
Oct 13th, 2014
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GCT Studios posted a pair of previews for Bushido. They’ve also got a competition going for their special card packs to check out. Source From the post: Wave 20 has been successfully delivered and we round out the promos with these two for the Ito and Savage Wave. We are also having a vote on [...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Oct 3rd, 2014
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GCT Studios is in their final days over on Kickstarter for their Rise of the Kage board game. They’ve come quite a ways from the initial goal, bringing the game to now include 123 models (at time of posting here). Source From them to you: Over on Kickstarter we’ve been smashing through st...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Sep 29th, 2014
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GCT Studios has started taking orders for their latest wave of Bushido minis over in their webshop. Source From the website: That’s right over in the store the Wave 20 models are available for Pre-Order, these have a street date of October 10th. Who are you most looking forward to getting your ...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Sep 28th, 2014
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GCT Studios has just under a week left for their Rise of the Kage Kickstarter campaign. They’ve made their goal and gone through several stretch goals as well. How many more can they get through? Well, that’s up to you. Source From them to you: The campaign has been ticking along nicely a...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Sep 25th, 2014
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GCT Studio made it through another stretch goal in their Rise of the Kage game, adding a new game board to the mix. They’ve also added in ninja special cards as an add-on and posted up a new stretch goal. Still a little more than a week left to get in on the action. Source […]...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Sep 22nd, 2014
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GCT Studios is making their way through stretch goals for Rise of the Kage. The couple of add-ons they’ve put in certainly didn’t hurt. Source From the campaign: Over on Kickstarter Rise of the Kage is going all shurikens blazing, we have smashed through some great stretch goals and the R...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Sep 22nd, 2014
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GCT Studios posted up a new Wave 20 preview for Bushido. This time it’s Silvermoon Trade Syndicate. Source From the post: The oyabun of the Silvermoon do not consider age a restriction to the entrance to their service. Many fill their numbers with youngsters eager to establish themselves within...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Sep 14th, 2014
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GCT Studio shows off some Wave 20 models with a double-preview. Source From the website: With the release of Wave 20 scheduled for October we are happy to reveal two of the models that will form part of the Wave. We also have a few reasons you should play from Geek and Sundry’s Teri Litorco [&h...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Sep 11th, 2014
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Rise of the Kage, from GCT Studios, is a new board game where ninjas must stealthily infiltrate a samurai’s mansion in order to carry out their mission. The game is currently funded over on Kickstarter with a lot of time still on the clock for stretch goals. GCT’s Gordon gave me an in-depth demo of [...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Sep 11th, 2014
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GCT Studios has made it up and over their funding goal for Rise of the Kage. They’ve also double-checked their numbers and have updated their stretch goals. Source From the campaign: Well what a great start, you guys have certainly got us off to a great start and still 23 days to go! We are [&h...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Sep 7th, 2014
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GCT Studios has launched their Kickstarter for their new ninja infiltration board game, Rise of the Kage. Source From the campaign: In a game of Rise of the Kage, 2-4 players can choose to play as the ninja of the shadow wind clan. Deadly warriors, tasked with a variety of missions all ultimately foc...