Mansions of Madness

By Polar_Bear
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Sep 5th, 2017
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Well, it would seem as though the system took a vacation over the long holiday weekend, as it ate the Review Roundup post. Such things happen occasionally. It’s alright… I’ll just make a new one this morning for you. Today we have: Dragons Hoard, Andoria Battlefields, Masters of Ele...
By Polar_Bear
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Aug 7th, 2017
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Unfortunately, people go missing all the time. It’s a sad reality of life. But when people go missing around Arkham, there’s an extra layer of mystery associated with it. What sort of otherworldly horror is at work this time? That’s what players will have to figure out in Dark Refle...
By Polar_Bear
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Jun 22nd, 2017
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The strangeness of Arkham isn’t just limited to its creepy buildings like the Asylum and Miskatonic University. It’s making its way out into the streets. Everyday people are becoming corrupted by the malevolent forces at work. Before everyone becomes scaled, tentacled, slime-spewing…...
By Polar_Bear
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Mar 11th, 2017
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Hello, Saturday! It… was quite a week, I have to say. Very busy. With all the goings-on for GAMA, I almost forgot that PAX East was going on. Hope everyone is having a good time out there. I’m, obviously, not there. I will be at Adepticon in a couple weeks, though. That’ll be fun. L...
By Polar_Bear
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Jan 13th, 2017
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A very good friend of mine is getting married today. Tradition has it that he’ll carry his new bride across the threshold later. I’m hoping that his evening doesn’t turn into a Lovecraftian horror story after that point… Though I have a feeling he’d find that pretty cool...
By Polar_Bear
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Dec 29th, 2016
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Early next year, Fantasy Flight Games is coming out with the first full expansion for Mansions of Madness, 2nd Edition. Beyond the Threshold brings you all new investigators to the horrific house that is Arkham. But along with just some new investigators, they’ll also be coming out with new sce...
By Polar_Bear
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Dec 22nd, 2016
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As board games and technology look to merge together more, I foresee this type of story becoming more regular than they are now. Fantasy Flight Games has released the first DLC expansion for Mansions of Madness Second Edition. There’s no new figures or cards or anything physical to get, but you...
By Polar_Bear
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Dec 1st, 2016
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Mansions of Madness 2nd edition will soon be getting their first full game expansion. They’ve had some bits that simply bring 1st edition things to the new version, but this one’s got some all-new content for you. If you want to greatly expand your Mansions experience, you’ll be wan...
By Polar_Bear
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Oct 12th, 2016
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It seems no matter where you go, there’s always another otherworldly horror looking to destroy everything you know and love. It’s enough to make even the strongest of minds begin to crack and strain under the pressure. But you know that your goals are true and that you must save the world...
By Polar_Bear
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Sep 23rd, 2016
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Sort of two ends of the spectrum for this batch of releases from Fantasy Flight Games. On one side, you’ve got starships flying around in a galaxy far, far away. On the other, you’ve got investigators searching through an old house. Well, both involve “hokey religions” anyway....
By Polar_Bear
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Sep 10th, 2016
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And we’ve once more made it to the weekend successfully. The natural order has been maintained. I mean, just think if we woke up the day after Friday and it was, like, Wednesday or something. Man, that’d be a mess. But, as I said, that’s not happened. As such, we should get on with ...
By Polar_Bear
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Aug 29th, 2016
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When you come out with a new edition of a game like Mansions of Madness, you’re going to have a lot of gamers wondering what’s going to happen to all that material that you came out with for the previous edition. New gamers, who might take the new edition as a jumping-on point for the [&h...
By Polar_Bear
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Aug 15th, 2016
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As we’ve seen, Mansions of Madness is getting a new edition. This new set makes the game into a 100% cooperative game, using an app to control all the monsters and create the map. But what about some of the 1st edition things that weren’t in the main box? Will those be getting updated? Fa...
By Polar_Bear
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Aug 13th, 2016
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Hey there everyone, We’ve made it to Saturday, so that once again means it’s time for a Review Roundup. A bit lighter this week than usual. I’m sure that’s due to Gen Con last weekend. I expect, though, that the next couple weeks will be pretty full of new reviews. I know seve...
By Polar_Bear
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Aug 5th, 2016
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So, it’s coming up to 8pm. Day 2 is definitely in the books for Gen Con 2016. It’s been a very busy day. I’m tired, but still pretty amped about everything that’s gone on. And I’m sure you all would like to know about some of it. There’s been about a billion things...
By Polar_Bear
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Jul 29th, 2016
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With the new edition of Mansions of Madness being announced, the thing that got most people’s attention was the inclusion of a companion app that would now “run the game.” As such, that would turn Mansions into a fully cooperative experience. There’s been a lot of questions on...
By Polar_Bear
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Jul 27th, 2016
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Well, the big news from yesterday was Fantasy Flight Games adding a bit to the Year of New Editions by telling us that they’re coming out with a new edition of Mansions of Madness. And while there was a 3-question FAQ at the bottom of the preview, a lot of you had a lot more […]...
By Polar_Bear
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Jul 26th, 2016
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The Year of New Editions will happily bring in all types of games. From card games to miniatures games to board games. Well, Fantasy Flight Games is stepping up by announcing that Mansions of Madness is getting a new edition. Don’t worry, you’re still going to be hunting down strange mons...
By Polar_Bear
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Nov 7th, 2015
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Well, as I sit here, assembling The Horus Heresy set, working on articles related to it for next week and beyond, I think about other games and other review articles. Oh hey, here’s a whole bunch of them in one, convenient spot for you. It’s today’s Review Roundup. In this installme...
By tgn_admin
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Sep 13th, 2011
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Fantasy Flight Games have posted the first details of the Forbidden Alchemy expansion for the Mansions of Madness boardgame. From their website: Inside abandoned hospitals, secret laboratories, and forgotten cellars, scientists are conducting depraved experiments that will drag humanity to the brink ...
By tgn_admin
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Aug 24th, 2011
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Fantasy Flight Games have announced a print-on-demand expansion for the Mansions of Madness boardgame called The Silver Tablet. From their website: A promising professor has absconded with university property – an ancient and mysterious silver tablet. Now, you’ve been hired to search her manor for cl...
By tgn_admin
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Jul 5th, 2011
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Fantasy Flight Games is reporting that copies of the print-on-demand Season of the Witch expansion for the Mansions of Madness boardgame are now available....
By tgn_admin
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Jun 25th, 2011
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Fantasy Flight Games have announced a print-on-demand expansion, Season of the Witch, for the Mansions of Madness baordgame....
By tgn_admin
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Apr 25th, 2011
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Fantasy Flight Games have posted a new article looking at some tactics and strategies for the Keeper player in the Mansions of Madness boardgame....
By tgn_admin
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Apr 14th, 2011
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The latest episode of the D6 Generation podcast looks at the Mansions of Madness boardgame and talks with some of the folks from Privateer Press. From their announcement: Fantasy Flight Games has recently released Mansions of Madness. The D6G team take a look at this spooky game that pits 4 players a...
By tgn_admin
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Apr 1st, 2011
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The Games Paradise blog has posted a Mansion of Madness Painting Guide. From their announcement: You’ve bought the game and braved the dark corridors of the Mansions of Madness; you’ve solved challenging puzzles and tracked down hidden clues—you’ve even confronted the most horrific eldritch creatures...
By tgn_admin
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Mar 30th, 2011
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Play Unplugged have posted a review of FFG’s Mansions of Madness boardgame. From their announcement: Editor-in-Chief, Enrico Nardini dares to explore the Mansions of Madness. Will he survive with his sanity intact?...