Kickstarter

By Polar_Bear
In 19th Century
Mar 29th, 2017
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The week marches on. We’re through the first half and headed towards the finish. Just gotta make it 2.5 more days and it’ll be the weekend once more. The first couple days have been sort of a mixed bag. Hopefully things will smooth out for everyone and we can make it to Saturday intact. W...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Mar 28th, 2017
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You all know I’m a big fan of items that can help GMs along in their mission of making a good game for their players. Pre-made adventures, maps, and other materials can really cut down the prep-time needed to run a game. Well, J. over at PenguinComics is making it so your sci-fi games are [&hel...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Mar 27th, 2017
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There’s rampaging dinosaurs on the cover. So I’m certainly interested in what this adventure has in store. The Folio #14 is an adventure that’s compatible with both 1E AD&D as well as 5th Edition (plus, is easily transferable to other rules sets). Players will have to deal with...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Mar 27th, 2017
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It’s about to get really warm here in Georgia. We’ve had a mild winter, and I can only imagine what the summer’s going to be like. Best to think about colder times. Though, when thinking about them, not letting your mind be melted into insanity by Great Old Ones is probably a good i...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Mar 27th, 2017
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At a quick glance, the world of Dhovaine might look a lot like our “average world” we live in now. However, start looking deeper and you’ll start to see the differences. Technology is just a bit ahead of where we’re at now. What’s more, there’s strange, unknown tec...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Mar 27th, 2017
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Games go through new editions all the time (heck, I dubbed last year the “Year of New Editions” since it seemed a new one was coming out almost weekly). Well, when a system gets changed, any sort of supplemental material for it must also be updated. That includes things like settings for ...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Mar 24th, 2017
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In a distant future in a faraway solar system, you go about your everyday life. But something just doesn’t… feel… right. You’re sometimes hit by a sense that you don’t really belong there. Like you had another life that you’ve seemingly forgotten. Then, one day, yo...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Mar 24th, 2017
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Why do you climb the mountain? Because it’s there. Just, y’know, what out for yetis as you’re climbing. You don’t think there’s yetis? Should I remind you that the mountain you’re about to climb is called Yeti Mountain? There’s yetis, alright! And you should ...
By Polar_Bear
In Accessories
Mar 24th, 2017
1 Comment
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Hey kids. We have made it. It’s Friday at last. This certainly has been an eventful week. It’s also gone by quickly, at least for me. I hope everyone at Adepticon is having a good time. If you’re not there, I still hope you have a weekend of gaming planned. And if you’re going...
By Polar_Bear
In Alternate History
Mar 23rd, 2017
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Good news, everyone! We have defeated the Martians! The problem is that the world alliance that was able to do so didn’t really last, and it looks like all the nations are gearing up for what will surely be called The Great War. That’s the broad story behind Shattered Crown, a new alterna...
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
Mar 23rd, 2017
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Aeon’s End, the deck-building game from Indie Boards and Cards is getting a stand-alone expansion. It’s called War Eternal and it continues on the fight with the last bit of The World that Was trying to hold on against The Nameless. Will you be able to push them back and save the little b...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Mar 22nd, 2017
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Are you ready to continue on your adventures in the Chronicles of the Throne of Thorns cycle? That’s good, because Jarningen has launched a Kickstarter campaign in order to fund it. It’s called Karvosti – the Witch Hammer and it’s 152 pages of adventure as the sequel to Thistl...
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
Mar 22nd, 2017
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Politics play a huge part in our lives, whether we’re thinking about them or not. Most of us have an opinion on how things are run and feel we could do better. But to do that, first you have to be elected. Politics With Allies lets you test your ability to be elected. It’s a […]...
By Polar_Bear
In Ancients
Mar 22nd, 2017
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Hey kids. I see from my friends feed that quite a lot of you are headed to Chicago for Adepticon. I really wish I was going. I would be, but there’s a bunch of proofing projects that are coming along, and I know how you gamers get if you have to wait even an extra […]...
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
Mar 22nd, 2017
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Soon, I discovered this “rock” thing was true. Jerry Lee Lewis was the devil. Jesus was an architect, previous to his career as a prophet. All of a sudden, I found myself in love with the world, so there was only one thing that I could do was ding-a-ding-dang my dang-along ling-long. I wo...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Mar 22nd, 2017
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Our good friends over at Burning Games are at it again. Their award-winning sci-fi RPG, Faith, is getting an updated version. They’re also adding in miniatures to the mix, because everyone loves high-quality minis! They’ve launched a Kickstarter campaign for them, and have been so kind as...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Mar 22nd, 2017
1 Comment
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We all know the story of the 3 Little Pigs. They built their houses out of straw and sticks and bricks in order to remain safe from the Big Bad Wolf. Well, those pigs had siblings who had piglets of their own. These little nieces and nephews also live in an enchanted forest and are […]...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Mar 21st, 2017
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In an ancient land, different factions look to pass on their knowledge to the next generation. Martial Arts Masters are all training promising students, hoping that they will carry on the power of their moves. Meanwhile, the Emperor is also looking to solidify their rule and create a dynasty. Only on...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Mar 21st, 2017
2 Comments
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Garage Gaming has launched a Kickstarter in order to fund their Anazi Dynasty miniatures for their Code Zero game. These will be the first miniatures produced for the game (which will come at a later date). Code Zero is a sci-fi miniatures skirmish game, with players collecting together their own tro...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Mar 20th, 2017
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Printing books is expensive. You’ve got to get together all the writing, all the artwork, and the layout done. Then you’ve got to send those files off to the printer. And you want to get as good a quality product as you can. Well, quality costs money. Even for popular titles, it might tak...
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
Mar 20th, 2017
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You know, normally, you’re trying to keep various Lovecraftian horrors from invading our mortal realm. But, you know, sometimes you just want your brain melted into insanity. Amirite? That’s what you do in Necronomicards. There’s a new expansion for the game that’s up now on K...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Mar 17th, 2017
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Since gaming has become my 9-5, I needed to find a new hobby. Well, that became cooking. I’ve always enjoyed it, but in the past several years, it’s really taken off. So, what do I do when I see a book that combines my “old” hobby with my “new” hobby? I take immedi...
By Polar_Bear
In Accessories
Mar 17th, 2017
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This has been quite a week. There’s been all the excitement coming out of GAMA, with lots of great announcements being made. And tomorrow I’ve got Board Game Day up at the library. I’m feeling a bit drained from it all. Better nosh on some bite-sized gaming stories. Today on the pla...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Mar 17th, 2017
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You’re just out walking the parapet, taking a look around, when you see something off in the distance. At first, you think your eyes are playing tricks on you. But as you look more, you realize that, yes, you are seeing what you’re seeing, and it’s not looking good. A seemingly endl...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Mar 16th, 2017
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It’s good to be king. Or so they say. They also say that everybody wants to rule the world (in this case, “they” is Tears for Fears). Well, Manifest Destiny lets you potentially do just that. You’ll be placed in control of a country and have total control of its economic, envi...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Mar 16th, 2017
14 Comments
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Shattered Tabletop Games is running a Kickstarter campaign for their new fantasy RPG called Shattered Dawn (apparently, the crack of dawn spread and the whole thing broke). The rules for the game have been written primarily with new players in mind. They’re as uncomplicated as possible in order...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Mar 16th, 2017
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I originally started typing “Monday Terrain Corner” there in the headline. I’m not entirely sure what that means. I do know that it’s been a rather long week. Lots of stuff going on. Busy weeks usually mean quick weeks, but not so much the case this time around. I guess I̵...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Mar 16th, 2017
5 Comments
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Well, with a company name like Impact! Miniatures, it seems only right that they’ve got some teams out there for fantasy football (it’s sort of what they were known for before they went into the chibi and dice market for a while there). Well, they’re back with not one, or two, but t...
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
Mar 15th, 2017
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I know it barely classifies as food, but I do enjoy fast food. Taco Bell, Arby’s, Burger King. I don’t go as often as many (maybe going once every-other week or so), but I still go. Well, now I can bring that love of fast food to my tabletop as I watch various food items […]...
By Polar_Bear
In Accessories
Mar 15th, 2017
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Well, quite a week we’re having, aren’t we? But that’s what happens during big shows like GAMA. I’m sure all the surprises aren’t finished, either. Well, if we’re going to be hitting F5 on all our gaming sites, hoping for the latest updates, we’ll need to sta...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Mar 15th, 2017
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You know, when you kill off your greatest foe and threat to peace in the land, you kinda expect that’ll be it. You’re done. There will be prosperity. But not so much. The Dead King has returned and he’s looking to finish the plans he didn’t quite complete in life. Who will sta...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Mar 14th, 2017
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One of the reviews for a game I did seemingly so long ago was Color Warz: Paint Brawl by Fluo Games. I rather enjoyed the game. It was a rather rich world with some interesting concepts, I felt. Well, now I can dive back into that universe with Color Quest, a new miniatures game based […]...
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
Mar 14th, 2017
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Well, aliens are invading. Doesn’t that just ruin your work week? I guess we should try and defend our home planet. You know. It’s the only one we’ve got right now. Of course, humans being the competitive species that we are, the person who kills the most of these invaders will be c...
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
Mar 14th, 2017
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Omen Quest is a new trick-taking card game that’s up on Kickstarter. You can either play head-to-head, or as a team of two facing off against another team of two. Choose either good or evil and play your cards right in order to defeat your opponent’s plays....
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Mar 13th, 2017
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When most of us think of 5th edition, we think of high fantasy. There’s elves, dwarves, bows and arrows, magic, getting around on horseback. All that kind of stuff. But what if you want some a bit more “galaxy far, far away” than “long ago”? Well, that’s where Espe...