Midweek Snippets

The middle of the week and the start of a new month. 2017 is already 1/12 in the books. January sure did go by quick (at least for me). Before you know it, we’ll be announcing Black Friday sales. Ok, maybe that’s a bit much. Plenty of things to do between now and then. And if we want to keep up our strength, we should nosh on some bite-sized gaming stories.

Today on the platter we have: Mighty Meeples: Ghostbusters Collection Released by Cryptozoic; 4th Edition Preview Flames of War Preview: New Paint Sets, Spray Cans, Token Sets and Gaming Aids; Eye for an Eye: Arena Coming To Kickstarter; Acheson Creations announces two “Big Events” for February 2017; Numenera Audio Collection from Plate Mail Games; The Dragon Tray Up On Kickstarter; Aenor Miniatures Releases New Zombie Survivor; New Line of SCI-FI Miniatures by RBJ Game Company; Dice Base: Master GM Screen Up On Kickstarter; Black Earth tabletop wargame coming on IndieGoGo in February; F’aa’thum, Greater Stygian Wardemon of Fate Available From Kromlech; Baueda New DBA 3.0 Norse Irish Army Pack is Now Available; Elder Dice Coming to Kickstarter; and New Circular Ruler From Micro Art Studio.

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Plate Mail Games Kickstarter – Pro Tabletop Gaming Audio Hunt For The Missing Tracks

Plate Mail Games has launched their third Kickstarter campaign for Pro Tabletop Gaming Audio. This one’s the Hunt for the Missing Tracks.


From the campaign:

Professional sound designer and gamer Wes Otis is back with another tabletop gaming audio Kickstarter campaign from Plate Mail Games: The Hunt For The Missing Tracks! After two highly successful projects Plate Mail Games is raising funds to complete (at least) 40 all new background audio loops. These tracks are 10 minutes long, loop seamlessly, and are meant to add depth to any tabletop game (including fantasy, historical, horror, modern/sci-fi, and more). Check out the Kickstarter and join today; the more successful the projects the more stretch goals are unlocked for everyone.

Plate Mail Games Revamps and Relaunches Tabletop Gaming Audio

Plate Mail Games has reconfigured their Pro Tabletop Gaming Audio Kickstarter campaign and relaunched it.


From the campaign:

After listening to backers suggestions, Plate Mail Games revamped and relaunched their tabletop gaming audio Kickstarter. They have lowered the pledge levels, lowered their funding goal and added stretch goals to all levels.

Plate Mail Games has also extended their Kickstarter to fund by November 30th. Their goal is to provide professional sound effects, and music for tabletop gaming.

Check out there relaunched Kickstarter today

Plate Mail Games posts free RPG background music, Volcanic Cavern

Plate Mail Games has released a free background music track for your RPG sessions. Go and have a listen to the Volcanic Cavern.


From the release:

Plate Mail Games has released a brand new free tabletop Mp3 called Volcanic Cavern. This 10 minute long track is meant to be played in the background while the adventure unfolds. The track delivers steady location sound so the GM can control the pace of the action while at the same time adding depth to the story. This free track if meant to be an introduction to tabletop gaming audio produced by Plate Mail Games. Volcanic Cavern is available on RPGnow.com for download now.

Plate Mail Games running Pro Audio for RPGs Kickstarter campaign

Plate Mail Games is running a Kickstarter campaign to bring you professionally created soundtracks for RPGs, board games and LARPs.


From the campaign:

Welcome to the second Plate Mail Games audio Kickstarter. If you play RPGs, board games, LARPs, or war games, we have something for you. These professionally sound-designed tracks will enhance your games, adding depth to the stories you play. Each background loop and music track is 10 minutes long with no high or low moments, while the traps, spells, weapons, and monster sounds vary in length. All Mp3s are 320 Kbps/44.1K and if you are at the $75 dollar level, once we fund you get 238 tracks before we even get to stretch goals. Click on the banner above for a full track list. Samples as well as lists of stretch goals and add-on packs are below

Plate Mail Games Releases Two New Audio Tracks – The Playroom & Jurassic Forest

Plate Mail Games gives your gaming sessions some ambiance with two new audio tracks.

From the announcement:

Plate Mail Games, hot off its recent Kickstarter success, has released two new audio tracks for gamers. Available now are:

-The Playroom, a super-creepy compilation of children laughing and playing and haunting music!

-Jurassic Forest, a sweltering landscape full of buzzing insects and far away (and not so far away) dinosaurs!

Both tracks are available as 10 minute long MP3s that loop seamlessly on RPGNow, and were created by professional Golden Reel and Emmy nominated sound designer and editor Wes Otis. Whether you’re playing a modern horror game investigating a burned down orphanage or a high fantasy adventure in a land of thunder lizards, Plate Mail Games’ MP3s add depth and atmosphere to your encounters.