Play Unplugged

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Sep 18th, 2013
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Play Unplugged has a new show in the works that’s designed to help everyone become better painters. The Painting Detail is coming soon to a computer screen near you. Source From the announcement: It is with an unbelievable amount of excitement that I announce our newest web-series The Painting ...
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Sep 16th, 2013
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Play Unplugged talks about a subject near and dear to all of us gamers… dice. How many do you have? At one point, I played a 2000pt game of 40k (3rd edition) with my Orks and never rolled the same D6 twice. Source From the video: Play Unplugged‘s Enrico Nardini and The Geekadrome‘s Paul Drabick...
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Sep 12th, 2013
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Play Unplugged stopped by Harebrained Schemes’ area at GenCon 2013 and tried out Golem Arcana. Source From the article: Almost a month after Gen Con Indy 2013 and we still have more awesome stories to share with you! This one took a particularly long time to edit because we had a microphone err...
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In Board Games
Sep 8th, 2013
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Play Unplugged posted another of their MTV Movie Awards-winning reviews up on their website. This one’s for Gunship: First Strike. From the review: Ensigns, man your battle stations! Captain Chris Snyder takes us on an interstellar combat adventure with his review of Escape Pod Games’ Gun...
By Polar_Bear
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Sep 4th, 2013
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Play Unplugged has yet more GenCon interviews for you. This one’s with Wargames Factory. From the interview: Wargames Factory continues to impress with competitively priced, quality plastic kits. Play Unplugged‘s Enrico Nardini drops by their booth to get an update on their new Apocalypse Survi...
By Polar_Bear
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Sep 2nd, 2013
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Play Unplugged has some more GenCon coverage up with their interview with the fellows from Mercs. From the interview: Play Unplugged‘s Enrico Nardini stops by the MERCS booth, but it’s their new game MYTH that is on his mind. Game designer Kenny Sims discusses this new game and its success on Kicksta...
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Aug 26th, 2013
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Play Unplugged has another of their Nobel Prize in Chemistry award winning reviews up. This one’s for the Mage Wars expansion Conquest of Kumanjaro. From the review: If there is one thing a mage is always looking for, it’s a way to expand their spellbook. Play Unplugged’s Matt Snodg...
By Polar_Bear
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Aug 24th, 2013
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Play Unplugged continues their GenCon interview series from GenCon 2013 with CoolMiniOrNot. From the interview: Play Unplugged‘s Gen Con Indy interview series just got cooler! Enrico spends some time hanging out at the giant collection of figures that is the Cool Mini Or Not booth. While there he cha...
By Polar_Bear
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Aug 21st, 2013
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Play Unplugged has some more GenCon coverage with an interview with Simon Berman from Privateer Press. From the interview: Prepare to get jacked up! Play Unplugged‘s coverage of Gen Con Indy 2013 continues with an interview with Simon Berman of Privateer Press (the kings of smoke belching engines of ...
By Polar_Bear
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Aug 21st, 2013
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Play Unplugged was at GenCon Indy (though how I managed to not run into them is beyond me. Enrico’s apparently a slippery one) and talked with the guys from Mage Wars while there. From the interview: It’s Gen Con Indy time! Woot! We start our interviews off with the bang of a conjured bolt of [...
By Polar_Bear
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Aug 12th, 2013
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Play Unplugged has another of their MTV Move Award-winning reviews up. This one’s for the Scrap Tank from Ramshackle Games. From the review: This is the one time when saying, “What a hunk of junk!” is a very good thing! Play Unplugged reviews Ramshackle Games’ Scrap Tank....
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Aug 8th, 2013
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Play Unplugged has posted up another of their Golden Globe-winning reviews. This one’s for Quicksilver: The Great Airship Race. From the review: Fly away on a steampunk adventure with Play Unplugged’s Damian Mastrangelo. Our brave aeronaut takes his head out of the clouds for a minute to ...
By Polar_Bear
In Horror
Aug 6th, 2013
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Play Unplugged posts up another of their world-famous unboxing videos with Wargames Factory’s Apocalypse Survivors: The Men set. From the article: Urrrrr… Brains… Wargames Factory knows how to survive an encounter with the walking dead: Grab the nearest thing that can be used as a weapon and ge...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Aug 5th, 2013
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Play Unplugged posted up another of their world-famous unboxing articles. This one’s for the board game Quicksilver. From the article: Fancy a leisurely ballon ride? Well, forget it! Play Unplugged‘s Enrico Nardini unboxes Quicksilver from Split Second Games. Quicksilver pits rival ballon aeron...
By Polar_Bear
In Events
Aug 3rd, 2013
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Play Unplugged posted up another in their series of interviews from Historicon. This time it’s Battlefront. From the interview: Play Unplugged‘s Enrico Nardini visits the Battlefront Miniatures booth at Historicon 2013. Jason Mathews shares information on their new Early War Japanese releases f...
By Polar_Bear
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Jul 30th, 2013
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Play Unplugged has another one of their Grammy-award-winning reviews up. This one’s for the Battletech: Alpha Strike rules, new from Catalyst Game Labs. From the review: Play Unplugged’s veteran MechWarrior Scott Pyle jumps back in the cockpit to review Alpha Strike, a Classic Battletech ...
By Polar_Bear
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Jul 27th, 2013
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Play Unplugged continues their Historicon interview series with their talk with Sgt. Major Miniatures. From the interview: Play Unplugged‘s Historicon 2013 coverage continues! Andy Turlington takes some R&R from working the dealer’s hall to discuss his company, Sgt Major Miniatures. Andy discuss...
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Jul 26th, 2013
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Play Unplugged continues their interview series from Historicon with the talk they had with Warlord Games. From the interview: What would a visit to Historicon be without a little World War II? Play Unplugged storms the beaches of the Pacific with Warlord Games. Chris Woodward chats with us about all...
By Polar_Bear
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Jul 25th, 2013
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Play Unplugged’s “Uncle” Enrico Nardini was busy at Historicon. Here’s his interview with GHQ Models while at the show. From the interview: What more is their that can be said about GHQ? They have been in business since 1967, making them the oldest existing miniature wargaming...
By Polar_Bear
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Jul 23rd, 2013
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Play Unplugged gives us another of their interviews from Historicon. This one’s with Old Glory Miniatures. From the interview: Old Glory Miniatures has one of the deepest ranges of historical figures you will find anywhere. They carry 10mm, 15mm, and 25mm figures from ancient, to modern, to fan...
By Polar_Bear
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Jul 23rd, 2013
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Play Unplugged has posted up another of their interviews while at Historicon. This one’s with Alien Dungeon. From the interview: Play Unplugged‘s coverage of Historicon 2013 continues! In this episode Enrico Nardini makes contact with Alien Dungeon‘s Ernie Baker. Ernie discusses Alien Dungeon’s...
By Polar_Bear
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Jul 21st, 2013
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Play Unplugged talks with Daisy Nanton from Wargames Factory while at Historicon 2013. From the interview: Play Unplugged?‘s Enrico Nardini travels to Historicon 2013 in search of all things awesome in gaming! First up is a stop to Wargames Factory‘s booth to catch up with Daisy Nanton?. Daisy shares...
By Polar_Bear
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Jul 15th, 2013
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Play Unplugged ruins the mystery and shows what comes in the Ramshackle Games Mystery Box. From the article: It’s time for a mysterious adventure in the world of the Nuclear Renaissance! Ramshackle Games recently sent us a box loaded with post-apocalyptic goodness. Check out all the mutants, cyborgs,...
By Polar_Bear
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Jul 12th, 2013
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Play Unplugged takes a look at the Kobolds of Golarion Pathfinder book in their latest Oscar-winning review. From the review: There is no fantasy race as critically underestimated in every way as the humble kobold. These tiny dragon kin have spent much of their existence in the universe of fantasy RP...
By Polar_Bear
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Jul 8th, 2013
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Play Unplugged posted another of their Nobel Prize winning reviews with a look at Viticulture. From the review: Play Unplugged’s Andrew Lotz wants to know if you are up to the task of running a winery in Old-World Tuscany. Check out his review of Viticulture, the wine making game from Stonemaie...
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Jul 5th, 2013
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Play Unplugged had a chat with Dice Hate Me Games while at the Origins Game Fair. See what was talked about. From the interview: The dice may hate them, but gamers love them. Matt Snodgrass chats with four of the folks from Dice Hate Me Games. First up is company founder Chris Kirkman, followed by [&...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Jul 3rd, 2013
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Play Unplugged unboxes A Few Acres of Snow from Treefrog Games. From the article: Load those muskets and prepare for adventure and battle in the frigid forests of what would become Canada. A Few Acres of Snow is a board game detailing the conflict between the British and French for domination of Nort...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Jul 1st, 2013
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Play Unplugged posted up another of their Tony-award-winning reviews. This one’s Monsters & Magic. From the review: Play Unplugged asks, “Have you joined the Old School Renaissance?” If you haven’t yet, you may want to adventure in the land of Monsters & Magic from M...
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Jun 27th, 2013
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Play Unplugged stopped and talked with Daniel Griego while at the Origins Game Fair and thought you’d like to know what they talked about. From the interview: Friend and fan of Play Unplugged Damian Mastrangelo, helps us with Origins 2013 coverage by reporting on reinvigorated Shadowfist and th...
By Polar_Bear
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Jun 24th, 2013
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Play Unplugged posted up another of their great review articles. This one’s for the Pathfinder book, Fey Revisited. From the review: Play Unplugged’s Enrico visits the mystical realm of the fairies to review Fey Revisited, a campaign supplement for the Pathfinder RPG by Paizo....
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Jun 24th, 2013
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Play Unplugged had an interview with Paizo Publishing while at Origins. They taped it and are now showing it off for everyone to see. From the interview: Like a lithe elven ranger, Play Unplugged‘s Andrew Lotz tracks down to of the creative individuals behind Paizo Publishing‘s runaway RPG success Pa...
By Polar_Bear
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Jun 20th, 2013
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Play Unplugged has another of their famous review articles up. This one’s for Pathfinder’s Ultimate Campaign. From the review: Play Unplugged’s Scott Pyle examines a product for the Pathfinder RPG by Paizo that contains the promise of something all game masters are searching for: Th...
By Polar_Bear
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Jun 18th, 2013
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Play Unplugged had a chat with Larry Elmore while at Origins and figured everyone would want to see what they talked about. From the interview: This post marks both Play Unplugged‘s 500th piece of gaming content and our 100th episode of Play Unplugged TV! How awesome is that?!?! Well, we have just th...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Jun 17th, 2013
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Play Unplugged posted another of their unboxing articles up on their website. This one’s for Mage Wars: Conquest of Kumanjaro. From the article: Play Unplugged‘s intrepid adventurer can’t be held back by a little surgery. Enrico is back, and he had better remember his pith helmet, as he is set ...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Jun 14th, 2013
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Play Unplugged posted up another of their unboxing articles. This one’s for Gold Mine. From the article: Grab your pick or shovel Play Unplugged fans! It’s time to strike it rich! In this episode, the intrepid Enrico grabs his spelunking gear and digs in to Gold Mine: A Game of Exploration, Ric...