New Releases Available For Arena Rex

Are you not entertained!?
I know I am by the miniatures that Red Republic Games releases for Arena Rex. A bit of editorializing: I think they’re some of the highest-quality figures out there. Their modelling is masterful. And they’ve got two new ones available for you. Cato and Ladon comprise the newest faction for the game. You can order them now.
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Review Roundup

Saturday and I have all the baking to do. Baking for friends. Baking for coworkers. Baking for friends that are coworkers. Baking for coworkers that are friends.
I mean, I bought 4 pounds of unsalted butter. I’m going to be busy today.
But before I get up to my elbows in cookie dough, I need to type up those review articles I know you all so desperately desire.

Today we have: Arena Rex, Seikatsu, New York Slice, Dragonfire, Sid Meier’s Civilization: A New Dawn, Macroscope, Kingdomino, and 1750: Britain vs. France.

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Arena Rex Holiday Sale Happening Now

I foresee making a lot of similar posts along this line in the upcoming week or so. The fine fellows have wrapped up their stay at PAX Unplugged and are ready to tackle the holidays. They’ve got their seasonal sale going on over in their webshop now. If you want to get some of the (IMO) prettiest models out there on the market today for a bit cheaper than you’d usually have to spend, head over to their store now.
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Iocasta Now Available For Arena Rex

The gladiator pits are equal-opportunity. Man, woman, beast, all can take to the pits and fight for supremacy. Iocasta left her whole tribe and their way of life in pursuit of something more. What she found was joy in hearing her name shouted while she fights in the arenas. Now, you can add her to your collection for Arena Rex.
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Friday Snippets

It feels like a short week, but it’s certainly been a busy week. Yesterday, got pulled aside for a vital project before the A Song of Ice and Fire Miniatures Game Kickstarter launches later this month. That was a cool couple of hours. But yeah, just been busy all-around. Ready for that weekend! Gonna be making some dark-chocolate-orange confections (cookies, candy sticks, and candied orange peel) over the weekend. … Might make some gumbo, too. Haven’t gotten that far ahead. But when making that stuff, I should fill up on some bite-size gaming stories, so I don’t eat all the cookie dough or something.

Today on the platter we have: Red Republic Games Previews Special Arena Rex Dice, Everlasting Wet Palette Coming To Kickstarter, The Board Game Table Mat by Tabletop Companion Now Available, Final Day for DeepWars Kickstarter Campaign, dice.run Dice Rolling Tool Up Online, and Brigade Models release 6mm Combat Cars.

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Leika Now Available For Arena Rex

Last month, Red Republic Games made their second ever trip to Adepticon. Their booth was insanely popular, yet again, as people swarmed it, looking to get their Arena Rex goodies. One of those goodies included Leika, a new fighter. Well, those of us that couldn’t make it to the show can now pick up our own. She’s available over in the company’s webshop.
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Arena Rex Saturnalia Sale Happening Now

So, we had a couple board game sales launch. We also had a couple terrain sales going on. But what about miniatures games, themselves? Well, the folks at Red Republic Games have you covered there. They’ve started their Saturnalia Sale over in their webshop.
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Ywain Released For Arena Rex

Being labeled a bastard is generally a death sentence for anyone with true ambition. However, Ywain has used his privileges as the son of a well-loved courtesan to gain training and equipment that most people could never afford. Now, he fights in the arena in order to make a true name for himself and to prove that bastards can be badass.
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New Gladiator and Gaming Mat Available For Arena Rex

The attendees of Gen Con often get a chance to pick up minis before they’re available to the general public. Such was the case with those that stopped by the Red Republic Games booth, as they could get themselves Valen, as well as the new gaming mat. Fret no longer, those that couldn’t get to the show (and didn’t get a ninja shopper). Both are now available in the Arena Rex webshop.
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New Releases Available For Arena Rex

It was really cool getting to catch up once more with the guys from Red Republic Games while at Gen Con. It was their first year at the show and their booth was always loaded with people looking to get the latest and greatest. It was agreed, from several other people I talked with, that the figures for Arena Rex were some of the best at the show. And now they’ve added two more figures to their line. Check out Hroka and Cao-Ta.
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Gen Con Day 1

Hey Everyone!

It’s really hard to believe the first day of Gen Con’s already over and I’m here getting prepped for Day 2! It was such a whirlwind, I didn’t get a chance to make this post last night. But don’t worry, I’ll be sure to get plenty more pictures today and get ’em up this evening for you. Remember, follow the TGN Facebook page to get these as they’re posted if you simply cannot wait to see what’s going on here at the show.
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Red Republic Games Coming to Gen Con

The last convention I attended was Adepticon. It was a great time. One booth that was constantly swamped with people was the Red Republic Games booth. People were waiting in line to get their Arena Rex miniatures. Now Red Republic will be at Gen Con, and they’ve got some cool, new stuff they’ve brought with them.
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Khepros Now Available For Arena Rex

One of the biggest hits at Adepticon this year was Red Republic Games and Arena Rex. The gallery I had of their display case was, by far, the one most liked, commented on, and shared (it’s here in case you missed it). They pretty much sold out of everything they had. Granted, this is one time where “going home empty handed” is a good thing. Well, they’d had Khepros available as a pre-release at the show. If you weren’t able to pick one up there, or weren’t at the show to begin with, you can now get your own, as he’s available for general release over in their webshop.
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More Photos From Adepticon

Man! Today sure has been busy! I’ve gotten a bunch of photos taken. I’ve talked to a lot of really cool people. I’ve gotten a demo of a brand new game (demo report forthcoming). And I’ve had Portillo’s. Can’t get any better than that, really. So if you’ve not been following the coverage over on the TGN Facebook Page, here’s what you’ve been missing:
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Arena Rex Adepticon Sale Happening Now

One of the best things about conventions is usually the companies will have special convention pricing for items. Well, what if you can’t make it to the show? A lot of companies will run sales online during the show as well. Red Republic Games is doing just that this weekend.
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Review Roundup

Yeehaw!
Get on there, little dogie! Hup! Hup!
Hey there, pardners, it’s time once more for a Review Roundup.
So let’s get this rodeo on the road!

Today we have: Super Dungeon Explore: Forgotten King, Mage Knight, Lil’ Cthulhu, Fleet Wharfside, Patchwork App, Techno Bowl, Rubicon’s Opel Blitz, Arena Rex, Black Hat, Captain’s Wager, T.I.M.E Stories: A Prophecy of Dragons, Quadropolis, Orphan Black, City of Spies, and Empires: Age of Discovery.

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Geek Nation Tours Announces Two New Tours

Gamers are sort of known, stereotypically, for never really going anywhere. We’re supposedly the type to stay in basements, only to come out to slink our way in the darkness to the LGS and then back again. Occasionally we go to a convention. But the reality is that gamers are just like other people. Some love to travel and see the world. Many of us are history buffs of some form or another. Well, Geek Nation Tours is here for those types of gamers with a pair of new tours they’re doing.
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Red Republic Games Saturnalia Sale Happening Now

Red Republic Games recently gave you the chance to download their rulebook for free from their website (and you can still go do that, if you want). Well, now they’re giving you an opportunity to pick up their minis for cheaper than usual with their Saturnalia Sale.
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Red Republic Games Posts Arena Rex Rules PDF

Gamers today have to be thrifty with their time and money. I’d love to be able to just buy up every rules set I find, but it’s just not feasible. So I like to get a look at a rules set, if possible, before I spend money on a game that I might not end up liking. Thankfully, various game companies have started putting their rules up online for people to try out. I like that. It shows trust in their product. “Look, we think we have an awesome game that you’re gonna want to play. Read the rules for yourself.” is what they’re saying. Well, you can add Red Republic Games to the list of companies, as they’ve posted their rules for Arena Rex online for you to download for free.
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Friday Snippets

We have made it to Friday, ladies and gentlemen. Rejoice!
And, like, go eat some candy or something because of Halloween. Have yourself a good time.

Speaking of bite-size items such as those “fun” size candies (never did quite figure out what was so “fun” about them, but there we are, then), we have our usual platter of stories for you. These, however, know exactly why they’re fun.

In this batch we have: Free 15mm personality figure: Gaius Marius in Baueda Indiegogo Campaign, Final Day for Anarchy Models HD Stencils Wave 2 Kickstarter, The Prang by Eli Arndt moving to The Ion Age soon, Arena Rex Faction Dice Now Available, New Modern Adventurers & Mercs From Warhansa, and Plaid Hat Games Posts Halloween Downloadable Content for Mice & Mystics.

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Friday Snippets

Welcome to Friday, ladies and gentlenerds. We’ve made it here once more. Congratulations!
It means the weekend is just about here. Time to rejoice.
It also means we have a batch of bite-sized stories to bring to you now. Let’s dig in.

Today we have: Arena Rex new release: Hagal, Dead of Winter Roberta Plum Promo Available From Plaid Hat Games, New Black Plague Zombicide Paint Set From The Army Painter Coming Soon, New Dawrves from Scibor, Kromlech New Release – Gentleorc Heads, New Maneuver Dials for X-Wing From Fantasy Flight Games, Dragon Queen finally available From Kabuki Models, Little Orc Wars: Human Troopers Available From Skirmisher Publishing, New Wild West Exodus Previews Posted, Cul-De-Sac Conquest Kickstarter Campaign – Week in Review, and Relicblade: Adventure Battle Game Inbound.

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Red Republic Games Offering Free Shipping For Arena Rex

If you’ve been looking to get into Arena Rex, the fantasy gladiator game from Red Republic Games, but have been maybe waiting for a special deal to tip you over into actually buying in, this might be the deal you’ve been looking for. Qualifying orders will get free shipping.
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Midweek Snippets

We’re just chugging right along in the week. We’ve already made it back here to Wednesday. Hopefully the week has been treating you well.

As for us here, we’ve got another batch of bite-sized stories for your enjoyment to nibble on.

This time around there’s: Iron Brigade New from All the King’s Men, Vurt RPG Updates their Stretch Goals, Final Week for Lobotomy On Kickstarter, Blackwater Gulch Kickstarter – Croatoan Deeper Look, Arena Rex Emissaries Wanted, Proxie Models Releases New Card Game Tokens, 15mm Command Decision infantry for sale, Denizens of Galaxy III released at 15mm.co.uk, and Dogmen of ruined Pudigrochumsberg coming for Flintloque.

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New Release for Arena Rex Now Available from Red Republic Games

Red Republic Games has their Arena Rex webshop now open. They’ve got all their goodies from their Kickstarter campaign now available. Adding to that group is their first new release since the aforementioned opening. Medusa takes her place as the head of the Gorgons. Just… don’t look to closely at that head. It might be the last thing you look at.
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Red Republic Games Opens Arena Rex Webstore

It’s always cool to see a game that had been funded on Kickstarter see a general release. This is one of those times, as Red Republic Games has opened up their Arena Rex webshop. Now, if you missed out on the campaign, you can get your hands on the miniatures originally only available there. You can recreate your own alternate-reality gladiator battles.
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Arena Rex Progress Report

Red Republic Games has posted another progress report on how things are coming along with their Arena Rex Kickstarter. There’s some delays, but some new art and WIP models to show off, too.

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From the update:

Greetings all,

Delayed Shipping:

Shipping will be delayed further than anticipated. The project is running smoothly, if a bit slower than we hoped. Don’t worry, the project will be fulfilled. We apologize for the additional delay, we know the wait can be frustrating. We want Arena Rex in your hands as much as you do. At this time we have decided to simply continue updating you on our progress rather than setting another estimated ship date.
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Arena Rex website revamp

Red Republic Games has done a major overhaul of their Arena Rex website. It can now be a one-stop-shop for all thing related to the game.

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From the update:

Arenarex.com was due for a solid update. We’ve reworked the site and included new galleries that showcase everything that’s been created thus far thanks to our Kickstarter campaign. Now, thankfully, everything is in one place. It’s a great resource for new fans who are discovering Arena Rex, and those who backed us from the start.

Red Republic Games previews more for Arena Rex

Red Republic has some more previews up for Arena Rex that they’ve been working on.
Plus dice. I love dice.

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From the update:

Hello hello all, the RRG team is preparing to spend some quality holiday time with our families this week. But first, we wanted to be sure our backers got a nice holiday update 🙂 Let’s begin with some new minis.

Red Republic Games posts new WIPs for Arena Rex

Red Republic Games has new previews up for minis for Arena Rex they’ve been working on. The one below’s Marcus Furius.

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From the preview:

Greetings backers! We have several new sculpts to share with you today, let’s jump right in with the latest. Marcus Furius was sculpted by Patrick Masson, this is his second sculpt for the Arena Rex line and we think it’s mighty good. We hope to work with Patrick again in the future. Each Marcus Furius mini will come with the optional shield visible in the second half of this GIF