River Horse

By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Oct 20th, 2017
0 Comments
518 Views
I have not yet seen the My Little Pony movie. I just don’t like going to the theater, honestly. I do want to see the flick, though, at some point. It’ll just be on Netflix in a couple months. By then, I also might be getting a copy of the official Tails of Equestria Movie […]...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Oct 17th, 2017
0 Comments
531 Views
The next book release is now available for the Tails of Equestria RPG. It’s the Bestiary of Equestria and it details many of the fantastic creatures that inhabit the world. Not only that, but there’s also rules for allowing the first-ever non-pony player characters. Maybe you’d pref...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Sep 19th, 2017
0 Comments
640 Views
The Curse of the Statuettes ended with the ponies headed down into the deep underground beneath Equestria. But what happened down there? Well, now we can find out. River Horse has released The Festival of Lights, the next adventure for the Tails of Equestria RPG. Note: River Horse doesn’t ship ...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Sep 15th, 2017
3 Comments
845 Views
There are many amazing creatures in the lands of Equestria. Hydras, dragons, cave eels, and much, much more. Soon, you’ll be able to bring all of those characters to your Tails of Equestria games, as River Horse and Ninja Division will be releasing the My Little Pony: Bestiary of Equestria book...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Aug 30th, 2017
0 Comments
1278 Views
River Horse has started taking pre-orders for their next board game inspired by a beloved Jim Henson movie. This time, it’s The Dark Crystal. Will Jen and Kira be able to defeat the terrible Skeksis, skekSil and skekUng? That’s up to you to decide. The game will be released early in 2018....
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Jul 14th, 2017
0 Comments
1388 Views
River Horse is going big with this one. They have started taking pre-orders for their upcoming Deluxe Game Pieces for the Labyrinth board game. And by big, I mean big. These figures are many times over the size of the original figures for the game. Heck, they’re more like statuettes at this poi...
By Polar_Bear
In Accessories
Jul 14th, 2017
0 Comments
1102 Views
This fast week (or so it felt) is coming to an end. We’re steaming our way full-speed ahead towards Saturday. Hopefully, you’ve got some gaming lined up. I’ve still gotta figure out what I’ll be up to. … Something, I’m sure. But no matter what, I should fill up on ...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Jun 24th, 2017
5 Comments
2370 Views
I’m an unabashed fan of My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic. I put it in the same league as something like Animaniacs and Tiny Toons, where, sure, I may not be the real target audience, but I feel it’s a quality cartoon product that has enough references to keep me interested (they dress up as [&hell...
By Polar_Bear
In Accessories
Jun 14th, 2017
0 Comments
1529 Views
The week continues on. We’ll eventually be getting back to the weekend. Just another couple days. In the meantime, we need to keep our energy up. To do that, we should nosh on some bite-sized gaming stories. Today on the platter we have: Tikki Trolls Metal Minis Up On Kickstarter, June Releases...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Jun 13th, 2017
0 Comments
845 Views
The first big adventure pack is now available for the Tails of Equestria RPG. Something is causing ponies to turn into little statuettes and you’re the only ones that can help. Picking up where the starter adventure in the Tails of Equestria handbook left off, Curse of the Statuettes is sure to...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
May 24th, 2017
10 Comments
1156 Views
Tails of Equestria is a bit different than the other RPGs we usually feature here on TGN. As such, while most of us are pretty sure in adventure-writing for our games, it might take a bit of fiddling to figure out how to make one for Tails. River Horse is helping out by posting a […]...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Mar 19th, 2017
27 Comments
7128 Views
Many of my friends have young kids who are just getting to the age where they’ve started to show an interest in gaming. They see mom and dad playing their tabletop games and want to join in. Several of those kids are also huge fans of My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic. Heck, my niece […]...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Mar 14th, 2017
4 Comments
1380 Views
Well, I know some people who have been waiting for this since it’s been announced. Today’s the official release date for the Tails of Equestria Storytelling Game from River Horse, Shinobi 7, and Ninja Division. In it, players will create their own pony character, choosing between earth po...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Feb 28th, 2017
0 Comments
1534 Views
Dance! Magic! Dance! Man, I need to watch Labyrinth again. And while doing so, I can put in a pre-order for the Goblins! expansion coming for the board game from River Horse....
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Feb 16th, 2017
0 Comments
1279 Views
*party cannon* We’re less than a month away from being able to take on Ursa Majors, Timberwolves, and Changelings (before they go good, of course). River Horse has announced March 14th as the official release date for the Tails of Equestria main rule book. *party cannon*...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Jan 18th, 2017
2 Comments
1980 Views
We’ve been having a small discussion about My Little Pony in the comments section. Mostly about whether or not the show is ubiquitous enough that people can just use the acronym “MLP” and have it be known what they are talking about. Whether you feel the show has gotten to that poin...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Dec 20th, 2016
1 Comment
1663 Views
One of the most iconic characters of Jim Henson’s Labyrinth was sort of an ensemble cast. Jareth was the Goblin King, and you can’t have a king of the goblins without goblins to be the king of. Coming next year, you’ll be able to add more goblins to your games of the Labyrinth board...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Dec 8th, 2016
7 Comments
1814 Views
There’s a big mash-up of companies working together in order to bring you a new, family-friendly RPG next year. River Horse (makers of Terminator Genisys, among others) has made a deal with Shinobi 7 (co-owned by Ninja Division and Seven Seas Publishing) to release the Tails of Equestria RPG (b...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Jul 18th, 2016
0 Comments
1668 Views
The machines will stop at nothing to destroy all of humanity. Skynet has made that its prime goal. Then, afterward, it will… uh… Well, it’s gotta finish step 1 before it can move on to step 2, right? In order to do that, two new weapons are coming out for the Terminators side for th...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Jun 25th, 2016
0 Comments
2940 Views
Saturday! Glorious Saturday! As you read this, I’m at a library that a friend works at. They’re having their first Board Game Day and so I’m playing some board games. Actually, there’s a very high likelihood that I’m playing Guild Ball, which isn’t really a board g...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Feb 26th, 2016
0 Comments
1713 Views
Come with me if you want to get some new miniatures for your Terminator: Genisys armies. And really, you don’t even have to come with me. You can sit right there. You just have to read on. It’s actually quite simple. A lot simpler than time-travel, anyway. But I’m getting off-track....
By Polar_Bear
In News
Oct 20th, 2015
0 Comments
1918 Views
Warlord Games is gearing up for the DVD and Blu-Ray release of Terminator Genisys by getting some new character packs for the miniatures game. River Horse has made them all up and now Warlord is selling them over in their webshop. Click through to read more if you want to live… and to, likeR...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Sep 16th, 2015
0 Comments
1819 Views
The machines have been getting a lot of the attention in recent releases for Terminator Genisys. Well, if humanity is going to have any chance to not go the way of the dinosaurs (… though now the idea of a tyrannosaurus with a minigun is in my head… and it’s an awesome idea), they&#...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Aug 11th, 2015
4 Comments
2306 Views
I mentioned earlier that Warlord’s been rather busy lately. One of their big, new properties is Terminator: Genisys. The box game comes with some standard endoskeletons as well as a fold-out paper play mat. Well, if you want to add a bit more of a punch to your robot armies, or if you want to [...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Jul 17th, 2015
0 Comments
2193 Views
Skynet may be a machine, but it’s a thinking machine, able to plan. It knows that one tool isn’t going to solve all problems. It takes a whole toolbox in order to get a complex job done. Well, “killing all the humans” is a pretty complex job (just ask Bender). A single type of...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Jul 6th, 2015
0 Comments
2224 Views
Terminator Genisys opened up in theaters over the weekend. I was busy cooking and didn’t head out to see it. Did anybody here? If so, what did you think? For those that have also played the game, designed by River Horse and released by Warlord Games, how do you feel the game matches up to [&hel...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Jul 6th, 2015
1 Comment
2674 Views
Jim Henson was a cultural icon and his legacy continues on to this very day. Heck, I just watched The Dark Crystal last night. With such items The Muppets, Sesame Street, and countless other projects to his name, Jim Henson and his group of puppeteers has left a lasting impact on society. Now, you ca...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Jun 8th, 2015
34 Comments
2889 Views
No fate… Unless you roll it, anyway. Hey everyone. Here at the TGN office, we got ourselves a copy of the new Terminator: Genisys game created by River Horse and distributed by Warlord Games. We put together a little video showing off what you get in the War Against the Machines starter set. Ch...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Jun 2nd, 2015
0 Comments
2245 Views
Alessio Cavatore over at River Horse has just been a busy little bee lately. Along with Terminator Genisys that’s going to be on your store shelves any time now (my copy here came in the other day. Expect extra coverage of that soon), he’s been working on Waterloo – Quelle Affaire. ...
By Polar_Bear
In News
May 8th, 2015
0 Comments
2517 Views
Warlord Games has started taking pre-orders for starter sets for the upcoming Terminator Genisys miniatures skirmish game. The game pits the stalwart defenders of the last of humanity against the incessant Terminators. The starter box has everything you need to get started, with a special Kyle Reese ...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Apr 29th, 2015
0 Comments
2627 Views
Warlord Games had some preview material for Terminator Genisys on display recently, including a look at the box contents, the rulebook covers, and some of the sprues. There’s also a (slightly grainy) photo of some painted-up human survivors. They also remind us that pre-orders are to begin next...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Jan 7th, 2015
2 Comments
1846 Views
Warlord Games has announced that they will be the exclusive distributor of the upcoming Terminator Genisys miniatures game. Genisys will still be a River Horse property, but the game will be only available from Warlord (sort of like how they are with Judge Dredd). The connection between the two compa...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Jan 5th, 2015
1 Comment
1885 Views
River Horse, Alessio Cavatore’s game company, has posted up a teaser photo about a new miniature game they’re apparently working on. A tie-in with the upcoming Terminator movie, the new game hasn’t had much in the way of beans spill about it yet. So feel free to let your imagination...
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
Nov 18th, 2013
0 Comments
472 Views
River Horse launched their next Kickstarter based in the world of Loka. This time it’s a Tarot deck. Though it’s the original use of Tarot cards, that is, for gaming. Source From the campaign: The tarot has an ancient lineage dating back to the 15th century. During the Renaissance period,...