Play Unplugged

By Polar_Bear
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Dec 13th, 2014
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Time for another Review Roundup here on TGN. Here’s the review articles we found this week and thought you’d like to check out. Here’s a list of the games/products on review this week. -Heroes of Normandie: a video review -Dungeons & Dragons 5e Dungeon Master’s Guide -She...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Oct 17th, 2014
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Play Unplugged has another Gold Medal in 100m Dash-winning review up. This time it’s Level 7: Invasion from Privateer Press. Source From the website: I have A Thing for the end of the world. Apocalypse books and zombie movies are absolutely my cup of tea. As a philosopher once said, “Some peopl...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Sep 10th, 2014
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Play Unplugged has posted a new episode of their podcast up online for your listening pleasure. Source In this episode: Still haven’t heard enough about “The Best Four Days in Gaming?” Good! Play Unplugged’s Enrico Nardini and Matt Snodgrass return with their final thoughts on the awesomeness that wa...
By Polar_Bear
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Sep 2nd, 2014
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Play Unplugged takes a look inside CIA Game’s Chaos in Cochise County in this preview of the models from the game. Source From the post: Howdy Pardners! Play Unplugged received a box of preview figures for Chaos in Cochise County from Chaos In Action Games (now on Kickstarter). Enrico travels t...
By Polar_Bear
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Aug 26th, 2014
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Play Unplugged takes a look inside the Cerci Speed Circuit Faction Starter box in this unboxing video. Source From the post: Play Unplugged’s Enrico Nardini returns from Gen Con Indy 2014 with a deluge of miniature gaming goodness! In this episode, he takes a look at the Cerci Speed Circuit Faction S...
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
Aug 11th, 2014
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Play Unplugged has a new MTV Viewer’s Choice Award-winning review up. This time it’s the Rat King and Rat Queen mini-expansion packs for Ascension. Source From the post: Pass the cheese and mind the traps; here comes the Rat King and Queen for the Ascension deck-building game from Stone B...
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
Aug 9th, 2014
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Play Unplugged has a new Silver Slugger Award-winning preview up. This time it’s Teratozoic. Source From the post: Play Unplugged’s Mike Eaton previews Teratozoic from Modern Evil Press (now on Kickstarter)....
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
Aug 6th, 2014
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Play Unplugged has posted a new Heavyweight Champion of the World-belt winning review. This time it’s Allegiance. Source From the post: Choose your side! Play Unplugged’s Enrico Nardini reviews Allegiance from Digital Capricorn Studios....
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Aug 5th, 2014
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Play Unplugged continues their Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Award-winning review of Shroud of Ancients with part 3. Source From the post: Play Unplugged’s Matt Snodgrass finishes up his review of Shroud of the Ancients D5 Roleplaying Game from Dark Tavern Press. Can he navigate the perils of ...
By Polar_Bear
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Jul 17th, 2014
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Play Unplugged has posted another ESPY-award-winning review. This time it’s Song of Shadows and Dust. Source From the post: Play Unplugged’s Scott Pyle travels the mean streets of ancient Rome to bring you a review of Song of Shadows and Dust from Ganesha Games....
By Polar_Bear
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Jul 15th, 2014
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Play Unplugged gives us a look inside Ars Victor in this unboxing video. Source From the article: Play Unplugged’s Enrico Nardini prepares for another battle. This time he unboxes Ars Victor: The One-Hour Wargame. Ars Victor is a science fiction wargame from Trip West Games....
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Jul 7th, 2014
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Play Unplugged gives us a look inside the new starter set for D&D 5th edition. Source From the post: It’s finally here! Fans of Dungeons & Dragons have been waiting for what seems like ages for the first official release for 5th Edition, also known as D&D Next. Play Unplugged’s Enrico ...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Jul 4th, 2014
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Play Unplugged has a new World Cup-winning review up online. This time it’s the first part of their Shroud of the Ancients article. Source From the post: Check out Part 1 of Matt Snodgrass’s deep dive review into Shroud of Ancients from Dark Tavern Press....
By Polar_Bear
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Jun 25th, 2014
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Play Unplugged takes a look at the latest Mage Wars expansion in this unboxing article. Source From the post: Play Unplugged’s Enrico Nardini dives into another Mage Wars spell tome in an attempt to divine its arcane secrets. In this video, he unboxes the latest Mage Wars expansion: Forged in Fire....
By Polar_Bear
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Jun 5th, 2014
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Play Unplugged has posted another Nebula-award-winning review up on their website. This time it’s for Scrapyard. Source From the post: Play Unplugged’s Mike Eaton reviews Scrapyard Empire from Galliant Games, the card game of racing to finish your dream inventions by hook or by crook!...
By Polar_Bear
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May 28th, 2014
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Play Unplugged posted another Grammy-Award Winning review over on their website. This time it’s Zombies Keep Out from Privateer Press. Source From the review: Can Play Unplugged’s Dan Bidwa repulse the zombie hordes with only a handful of gobbers on his side? Find out in his review of Zom...
By Polar_Bear
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May 27th, 2014
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Play Unplugged posted up a little preview of a new sci-fi minis line, Dark Vacuum. Source From the post: Play Unplugged, LLC posts preview pictures of their new 28mm science fiction miniature range: Dark Vacuum....
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
May 22nd, 2014
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Play Unplugged takes a look at the Simple System RPG rules and gives you their thoughts on the situation. Source From the article: Play Unplugged’s Enrico Nardini previews Simple System, now on Kickstarter!...
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
May 16th, 2014
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Play Unplugged posted another Louisiana State Fair Cook-off award-winning review. This time it’s High Command: Savage Guardians. Source From the review: Play Unplugged’s Matt Snodgrass gets feral with his review of Privateer Press’s Savage Guardian expansion for Hordes: High Command...
By Polar_Bear
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May 15th, 2014
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Play Unplugged has posted another Golden Demon-award winning review. This time it’s 7 Wonders. From the review: When it comes to reviews, Play Unplugged’s Paul Carboni will not leave you “wondering” about his opinions. Check out his latest review: 7 Wonders by Repos Production...
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
May 8th, 2014
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Play Unplugged posted up another of their Nobel Prize in Physics reviews wherein they take a look at the Into the Breach expansion for Privateer Press’ High Command card game. Source From the article: Play Unplugged’s Tony Borzok charges Into the Breach, to review the eponymous High Comma...
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
May 1st, 2014
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Play Unplugged posted another Nickelodeon Kid’s Choice Award-winning review article. This time it’s Hordes: High Command. Source From the review: Play Unplugged’s Matt Snodgrass reviews Hordes: High Command from Privateer Press. Will it bring a boost to his tabletop collection or ca...
By Polar_Bear
In Dice Games
Apr 24th, 2014
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Play Unplugged has a review up of Space Cadets: Dice Duel all done in poetic form. Source From the review: Because April is National Poetry Month, we bring you a sonnet about Space Cadets: Dice Duel from Stronghold Games (English form, because Shakespeare, bitches)...
By Polar_Bear
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Apr 22nd, 2014
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Play Unplugged comes back to the airwaves with a new episode of Play Unplugged radio. It’s up now for your listening pleasure. Source In this episode: It’s finally here! The long awaited return of Play Unplugged Radio is here, and we have a doozy of a first episode for you. Our podcast is indee...
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
Apr 20th, 2014
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Play Unplugged has posted another Rubber Stoat of Zurich-award winning review. This time it’s What the Food. Source From the review: Play Unplugged’s Mike Eaton loads up with powdered mashed potatoes and salisbury steak. It’s What the Food?! review time!...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Apr 19th, 2014
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Four-Color Studios posted up their next game play preview for SuperSystem 4th edition up on their Kickstarter page. Source From the update: Four-Color Studio’s Enrico Nardini and Scott Pyle present the second of a series of Let’s Play videos featuring the new SuperSystem 4th Edition (now ...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Apr 1st, 2014
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Play Unplugged has our one April 1st post for the day with a look at the Chess two-player box set. Source From the review: Play Unplugged’s Enrico Nardini is always tackling the latest releases in miniature wargames. Check out his review of the Chess: Two Player Battle Box. Will this game live ...
By Polar_Bear
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Mar 27th, 2014
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Play Unplugged posted up another of their Nickelodeon Kid’s Choice Award-winning reviews with a look at Tomorrow. Third base! Source From the review: Play Unplugged’s Dan Bidwa is playing with population control in the world of Tomorrow from Conquistador Games. Is it the end of the world ...
By Polar_Bear
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Mar 25th, 2014
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Play Unplugged takes a look at the new Father Lucant miniature from Privateer Press and gives you their thoughts on the subject. Source From the review: I’d love to tell you how excited I am to get my hands on the new Father Lucant, but this is not the first time that the Divinity Architect […...
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
Mar 23rd, 2014
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Play Unplugged takes a look at and gives you their thoughts of Battle for Stalingrad… the game, not the actual historical event, though the former is based on the latter. Source From the review: Play Unplugged’s Damian Mastrangelo is back in the trenches with a review of Battle for Stalin...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Mar 21st, 2014
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SuperSystem has a little over 2 weeks until the launch of their Kickstarter campaign for the 4th edition of their game. They’ve got a teaser trailer posted up to help entice and excite you. Source From the preview: There are 18 days left to sign-up to Four-Color Studios mailing list, and receiv...
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
Mar 15th, 2014
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Play Unplugged has a review up of Body Builders: A Tale of Taxidermy. … and here I thought it was going to be Rico telling us how he got his washboard stomach and 30″ biceps… Source From the review: Play Unplugged?’s Matt Snodgrass? stitches together his thoughts on Body Build...
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
Mar 13th, 2014
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Play Unplugged takes a look at AEG’s Smash Up card game in this review post. Source From the review: Nerd culture likes it’s in-jokes. Unfortunately, nerd culture is also really good at driving those in-jokes straight into the ground and beating the proverbial dead horse into a fine paste. For ...
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
Mar 9th, 2014
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Play Unplugged is a bit late for Valentine’s Day, but they wanted to send you this letter anyway. Source From the review: Play Unplugged’s Mike Eaton wants to know what love is. He wants AEG to show him. Will he find true romance in Love Letter: Legend of the Five Rings Edition?...
By Polar_Bear
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Feb 28th, 2014
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Play Unplugged posted a new Play Unplugged Academy post. This one’s about sorting out the world that is the RPG gaming lifestyle. Source From the article: It’s time to get that RPG campaign out of your head and onto the tabletop! Play Unplugged’s Dan Bidwa discusses the use of rando...