Review Roundup

Saturday. How wonderful a day. I hope you’re taking advantage of it. I ran a bunch of errands this morning. Now I’m working on painting, of all things. I can’t tell you the last time I painted minis. It’s been quite a while.

But while I wait for this color to dry, lets get you the reviews I know you all so desperately desire.

This week, we have articles on: Alphas Volume #1, Lucky’s Misadventures, Act of Treason, Wildcatters, Konja, Hero Realms: Ruin of Thandar, Hunt for the Ring, Decrypto, Minute Realms, Civilization: New Dawn, and Star Trek Adventures.

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New Character Sheets Available For Star Trek: Adventures RPG From Modiphius

The Star Trek series’ main elements are the original series and The Next Generation. Sure, there’s been dozens of spin-offs and expansions from those, but those two ship crews are the ones we mostly think about when we think about the franchise. If you’re interested in bringing those to your games of Star Trek: Adventures, the RPG from Modiphius, you’re in luck. You can get copies of character sheets representing those iconic crews now.
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Midweek Snippets

The week continues along. We’re halfway to the end. Just gotta put our heads down and power through. Not that the week’s been terrible, mind you. Just busy. Lots of things on my metaphorical plate before I get lots of things on my actual plate next week. But before we can get there, let’s snack on some bite-sized gaming stories.

Today on the platter we have: New Star Trek Dice Available From Modiphius, New Female Military Figure Available From Brother Vini, X-Case Clear Expandable Miniatures Display and Transport Up On Kickstarter, Conan: Gamemaster Screen + Gamesmaster Toolkit Available From Modiphius, and Arcane Scrollworks: First Level Spell Scrolls up On Kickstarter.

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Thursday Terrain Corner

We’re making our way through the work week. The weekend is coming soon. A little more and we’ll make it there. And with the weekend (hopefully) comes gaming. I know my LGS is going to be packed, with 2 different tourneys going on. And you know the tables are going to be looking good. So, let’s get your gaming table looking just as good.

Today in the Terrain Corner we have: New Starfleet Deck Tiles Available From Modiphius, Tabletop Scenics Now Open, Custom Mat Printing Now Available From Deep-Cut Studio, and Heroic Maps – Storeys: Hadeshill Abandoned Asylum Now Available.

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Adventure Pack 1 Available For Star Trek Adventures RPG

Star Trek wouldn’t be nearly so interesting if they didn’t… y’know… trek anywhere. It’s not called Star Stay At Space Dock, after all. Only by boldly going will your crew complete its however-many-year mission. And, thankfully, Modiphius is here to help. They’ve released the digital version of their Adventure Pack 1, titled These are the Voyages, for the Star Trek Adventures RPG. They are also taking pre-orders for print copies.
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Star Trek Adventures RPG Available In PDF Format

The galaxy is vast. It’s filled with all sorts of alien species in different stages of development. There’s various anomalies like electrical storms or gravity wells or giant energy ribbons. Heck, there might even be a plant full of Greek Gods or Nazis. It’s up to you to go out there and explore them in the Star Trek Adventures RPG from Modiphius, the core rules of which are available now in pdf format.
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Modiphius Taking Pre-Orders For Star Trek Adventures Borg Cube Collector’s Edition Set

Some people want it all and they want it now. Well, if you’re looking to get into the Star Trek Adventures RPG from Modiphius, you might not be able to get it now, but you can get it all. And you will be getting it as soon as possible. They have started taking pre-orders for the Borg Cube Collector’s Edition box set. It’s got a lot in it, from dice to minis to the rulebook to tokens to data sheets.
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Playtest Adventures Posted For Star Trek RPG From Modiphius

One of the bigger announcements from this Year of New Editions was that we’re getting a new Star Trek RPG from Modiphius Entertainment. Since back before Gen Con, people have been able to sign up for it, and certainly many people have. Well, those that did can now start to actually get a taste of the system, itself, with the first modules for the game posted over on the company’s website.
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Modiphius Post Gen Con Plans

It’s almost strange to think that we’re just about 12 hours away from Gen Con starting. I know the hall doors don’t actually open at 6am, though I have a feeling there’ll still be plenty of activity at that time. I don’t know if the folks from Modiphius will be up or not, but at some point they’ll be headed to their booth and showing off all the cool things they brought for the show.
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Modiphius Announces Star Trek Adventures RPG and Minis

We’ve got another bit of Star Trek news for you today. Modiphius, makers of such games as Mutant Chronicles and the Conan and Infinity RPG games has announced that they’re going to be making Star Trek Adventures, a new RPG as well as a line of miniatures to go along with it. This is the first official Star Trek RPG that’s come out in the last decade.
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