Hobby World

By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Aug 25th, 2017
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Well, it seems that Catalyst Game Labs isn’t the only company making Master of Orion products. Cryptozoic and Hobby World are also coming out with games based on it. Their game will be available in just a couple weeks....
By Polar_Bear
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Aug 22nd, 2017
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I know. I know. I know. It’s Tuesday, not Saturday. But I was a tad busy Saturday, if you didn’t notice. 😉 So, after flying home yesterday, and then getting around 12 hours of sleep overnight, I’m looking to get back into the swing of things here. Most companies “shut downR...
By Polar_Bear
In Age of Sigmar
Feb 11th, 2017
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Ah, Saturday. Don’t know about you, but I’m going to be putting together a pair of Guild Ball players (Granite and Veteran Siren) that Ray picked up for me at LVO. Then I’m gonna make my own protein bars (like Clif bars, for those that know about them) since I’m trying to get ...
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
Jan 30th, 2017
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When something is super-successful and is nominated/wins awards, there’s a good chance that there will be a follow-up sequel or expansion to it. Well, the original Spyfall card game was super-successful and was nominated/won some awards. As such, Cryptozoic and Hobby World are bringing you Spyf...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Dec 24th, 2016
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It’s Christmas Eve and the first night of Hanukkah, so there’s a good chance you’re hanging out with friends and family. Hopefully that includes playing games of some sort. But how do you know which game might be the best? Good thing there’s reviews out there. And that’s...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Oct 24th, 2016
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Cryptozoic Entertainment and Hobby World are teaming up to bring a new game to US tabletops next year. Master of Orion takes its theme and gameplay from the classic strategy video game, putting you in control of either the humans or one of the various alien races in an attempt to prove that you have ...
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
Jan 29th, 2016
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Another day, another game ported to English. This time it’s the supergroup of Fantasy Flight Games and Hobby World as they team up to bring you Mafia: Vandetta, the party card game of murder. The little town of Omerta was no stranger to the occasional murder. But now, it’s a daily event. ...
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
Dec 10th, 2015
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Licensing properties can cause some… interesting situations for us, the consumers. Things like “regional DVDs” and such can make it so a thing we want might be a bit tougher to get than usual. Well, such is the case with Star Wars Love Letter. Yeah, it’s available from Hobby W...
By Polar_Bear
In Accessories
Oct 24th, 2015
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As we tend to do after Friday, we are now deposited here on Saturday. That means all day getting the chance to do some gaming. It also means we have our Review Roundup. So without further ado… This week we have stories on: Rory’s Story Cubes: Batman, King’s Pouch, Space Movers 2201, Wareh...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Aug 29th, 2015
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If you’re a regular reader, I’m sure you’ve figured out that my favorite day of the week is Saturday. And, I mean, it’s gaming day. What’s not to love about it? Hopefully you’ve found some gaming to be had. And if you’re looking for a new game, I’ve got...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Aug 22nd, 2015
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Welcome back to Saturday, everyone. With any luck, you’re having some fun gaming with friends, or will be having such fun soon. I mean… it’s Saturday. Gaming is just what you do! But at the moment, what we are doing is looking at some review from the past week. This batch we have re...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Sep 30th, 2014
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Hobby World will be at Spiel Essen and they’ve got quite a lineup planned for the show. Source From the press release: Hobby World at Essen 2014 It’s that special time of the year again — the long-awaited Essen show is upon us! October 16th-19th Essen becomes the center of the world for all boa...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Sep 16th, 2014
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Club Fantasci is giving you a chance to win Hollywood from Hobbyworld Games. Lights! Camera! Action! Source From the announcement: Enter for your chance to win Hollywood: How To Make Your Own Blockbuster + The Other Side of Hollywood Add-on from Hobbyworld Games and Club Fantasci....
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Jun 18th, 2014
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Hobby World is in their final day on Kickstarter for their Hollywood board game. They’re still breaking through stretch goals, with more posted to check out. Source From the campaign: Thanks to all of you for backing and spreading the word about Hollywood! Every effort helps! Getting to $45,000...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Jun 16th, 2014
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Hobby World has added the Location Scout to Hollywood. They’ve got just under 3 days left to get through some more stretch goals. Source From the update: Hollywood is now entering the final days of Kickstarter campaign with only 3 days to go! A new stretch goal unlocked – Location Scout. ...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Jun 13th, 2014
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Hobby World made it past $30k and has unlocked the player aid cards for their Hollywood campaign. Next up is the Location Scout. Source From the campaign: We passed another milestone. Hollywood is funded at $30,000! Your support does have a very noticeable effect. We still have a way to $45,000 but n...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Jun 12th, 2014
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Hobby World is showing off a new stretch goal for Hollywood. If they make it to $45k in the next 6 days, they’ll add a new Festivals deck to the game. Source From the campaign: A whole new Festival Deck of 12 cards has become the stretch goal of Hollywood campaign! Each card of Festival [&helli...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Jun 10th, 2014
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Hobby World has posted up the Spanish edition of their rules for Hollywood over on their Kickstarter page. Source From the update: This is a short update with excellent news for our Spanish speaking backers. Rules of Hollywood were translated to Spanish language by Miguel Viñas. We’ve added the link ...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Jun 8th, 2014
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Hobby World is unlocking more and more cards for their Hollywood Kickstarter campaign. But as always, there’s still more to go! Source From the campaign: Another strong Star card is added to Hollywood! Actor/Actress stretch goal is unlocked! What’s the deal with the question mark? As you may kn...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Jun 5th, 2014
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Hobby World has unlocked another card in their Hollywood Kickstarter campaign. This one’s the Director of Photography. Source From the update: We have a new Star card in Hollywood – Director of Photography! As you may know, the idea for this card was suggested by you – Hollywood’s backers. It i...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Jun 3rd, 2014
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Hobby World has added their The Other Side of Hollywood add-on to their Kickstarter campaign. They’re also through several more stretch goals, with a few more posted, too. Source From the update: We have already unlocked a lot of stretch goals and added 14 cards to the base game. We are gratefu...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Jun 1st, 2014
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Hobby World has added a new card to their Hollywood Kickstarter campaign. Source From the update: Actor/Director is a star card and… Well, he comes right after Actress-Director so I guess you already know everything about him: he is an Actor or a Director, but not both at once! 😉...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
May 29th, 2014
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Hobby World made it through more stretch goals in their Hollywood Kickstarter campaign and added the Actress-Director to the game box. Source From the update: A fresh new stretch goal is unlocked in Hollywood! Actress-Director joins Hollywood movie-making team! Actress/Director is a Star card. Thos c...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
May 28th, 2014
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Hobby World added a new pledge level to their Hollywood Kickstarter campaign. They’ll add your likeness to a card in the game. Source From the campaign: With this update, we are introducing new pledge level: MOVIE LEGEND. Some of you asked us for it! At this pledge level our artist will draw a ...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
May 24th, 2014
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Hobby World will bring your Hollywood game to Essen for you to pick up at the show, if you want. Source From the update: Hollywood: Make Your Own Blockbuster will be possible to get at Essen fair 2014. Hollywood team decided to make this option in a 3 days from start of Kickstarter campaign, after [&...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
May 23rd, 2014
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Hobby World made it up and over their funding goal for Hollywood in just under 2 days. Now it’s on to stretch goals. Source From the update: It’s happening! International edition of Hollywood will become real! Now that the funding goal is reached, the most interesting part of our project starts...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
May 21st, 2014
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Hobby World has posted an update for their Hollywood Kickstarter campaign. The update links to several reviews the game’s gotten. Go see what others are saying about the game. Source From the update: First and foremost we would like to thank all of you for the amazing support of Hollywood! Less...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
May 20th, 2014
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Hobby World has launched their latest Kickstarter campaign. Hollywood is a game where you’re in the producer’s and director’s chairs and need to make the greatest blockbuster movie of them all. Source From the campaign: Hollywood is a board game for 2-6 players and it plays in about...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Nov 8th, 2013
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Board to Death posted another of their video reviews. This time it’s for Septikon: Uranium Wars. Source From the review: In Septikon we have tried to re-create a retro-futuristic atmosphere which was popular in games like Fallout and BioShock. The players take role of the owners and leaders of ...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Sep 18th, 2013
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Hand Cannon Online posted up a review of the print-and-play version of Septikon Uranium Wars by Hobby World. As it was their first time ever dealing with a print-and-play product, much of the article focuses on the experiences therein. Source From the review: Hand Cannon Online reviews the print and ...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Sep 9th, 2013
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Hobby World made it to their funding goal for Septikon Uranium Wars over on Kickstarter. How many stretch goals do you think they’ll break through in the next 16 days? Source From the update: Excellent news everyone! Klondike Industries is excited to announce, that our mining battle station pro...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Sep 4th, 2013
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ModernTablegamer takes a look at the new board game up on Kickstarter from Hobby World with a video overview of Septikon. From the video: Learn how to obliterate your opponent’s mining station so you can have exclusive rights to all the uranium. Learn the rules to Septikon and see how this game...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Aug 26th, 2013
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Hobby World launched their latest Kickstarter project. This one’s Septikon Uranium Wars, the board game where you’re in control of an orbiting mining station. From the campaign: Septikon is set in a retro-futuristic atmosphere, resembling the atmosphere of such popular games as Fallout an...
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
May 30th, 2013
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Hobby World has launched a Kickstarter in order to fund an English version of their tactical card game called Berserk. They’ve just made it over their funding goal, so it’s stretch goals for 25 days. From the campaign: Berserk is a tactical card game of skill and strategy. Created and dev...