Year 2016


Sit Down Games Posts Print & Play Version of Magic Maze

As I've said before, I'm very much a "try before you buy" sort of person. I'm sure a lot of you out there are the same. Well, Sit Down Games will be coming out with a new game called Magic Maze in February. But they've posted up a print-and-play version of it so you can give it a shot and see if it's something you'll want to get when it comes out.

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Happy Games Factory Announces Happy Factory Days Event, November Releases

There's never a bad time to start planning for the future. Well, next year is almost here and so it's time to fill out your calendar with all the events you want to attend. For those that are a fan of Eden, you might want to attend the Happy Factory Days event that Happy Games Factory will be holding in February.

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Midweek Snippets

It's the last day of November. We're 11/12s of the way through the year. We just might make it after all.
Actually, I'm looking forward to this weekend. It should be a good time, as they generally are. I mean, weekend, right!?
But, before we get there, we've got some more days to get through. To help, we should power up on some bite-sized gaming stories.

Today we have: Nomad Games adds Wizards and Tricksters to Steam Early Access of Smash Up!, Introducing Boxwood Genius Dice, Digital Edition of Colt Express Now Available, New Releases Available to Order From Victoria Miniatures, WarSeer Forum Relaunches Tomorrow, New Chaos Templates From Pyrkol, Old World Leather Gaming Mats for RPG Metal Dice Rolling Up On Kickstarter, Fantasy Football teams available at Flatminis as 2D plastic miniatures, New Release: Kromlech Battle Rulers, New Statuesque Fine & Pulp Scale Female Heads - Bald on sale, Special Artizan Service Miniatures Presents: Contractor On Kickstarter, Yet More Victoria Miniatures Releases, New Release: Kromlech Wound Markers, and Ouroboros Tales 54mm Fantasy Miniatures Up On Kickstarter.


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Battlefront Features Puma Panzerspäh Platoon For Flames of War

Sure, the Germans had their Tiger tanks, but they had plenty of other weapons of war at their disposal, especially late into the conflict. One of those vehicles was the Sd Kfz armored car. There were many different varieties of this vehicle, as the turret was easily modified to hold a different array of armaments.

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Wave 32 For Bushido Available To Order

Six new figures will soon be making their way to your gaming tables as you look to take over your own little bit of the Jwar Isles. Yes, Bushido players are getting some new figures next month, with the Jung Pirates making out like bandits (see what I did there?) with 4 new releases. The Ito get a new figure. The Savage Wave is getting a figure. And the Cult of Yurei gets two. Wait... isn't that more than 6? Read on.

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Into the Bayou Book for Through The Breach Now Available As PDF

Now when I was just a little boy, standin' to my Daddy's knee
My Poppa said, "son don't let the man get you and do what he done to me."
Ok, my dad never actually said that. But I can't read "Into the Bayou" without thinking of some CCR.
Well, whether you go running through the jungle when playing Through the Breach, or just sit on your back porch, you can get your copy of the pdf version of Into the Bayou now.

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Asmodee Announces Kharnage Fantasy Card Game

As the general of a marauding fantasy army, you're not always so concerned what you're marauding against, as long as you're marauding. Look! A hill! We should maraud against that! And look! There's other armies marauding that way as well! Now we've definitely gotta maraud in that direction. That's the story behind Kharnage, a new fantasy card game that was just announced.

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Shadowrun: Anarchy RPG Book Now Available

Shadowrun is where a lot of players go to get their cyberpunk on. It's a setting that's got a long and storied history, with lots of supplements and players all over the world. It... can be kinda intimidating, actually, if you're a new player and want to get into it. Where do you begin? Where's a good jumping-on point? Well, Catalyst Game Labs is here to help with Shadowrun: Anarchy, which is now available.

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New C'thu Available From Tor Gaming For Relics

It's always cool to see items that were on Kickstarter be available for general sale. It shows a real successful Kickstarter campaign. Well, Gavin over at Tor Gaming has started taking pre-orders for the latest C'thu models for Relics. They were originally on Kickstarter, and now you can get them (or, at least, you can get them soon).

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Way of the Fighter Relaunches on Kickstarter

Round 2... Fight!
So, round 1 didn't go so well for Way of the Fighter, the Street-Fighter-Style board game from Soda Pop Miniatures. The campaign was stagnating badly and hadn't reached its goal a week from the end. So it was taken down. With a bit of refactoring, the game's back up on Kickstarter not quite a week later. And this time around, they've already passed their funding goal.

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Fantasy Flight Games Posts New Angeles Rule Book

I don't know about you, but I can't afford to just go out and buy every game that comes out onto the market. Even games that fit a particular interest grouping of mine, there's just so many, and I only have so much storage space and gaming time, I like to know what I'm getting into before I put my money down. That's why it's so helpful when a company puts the rules for their games online. Well, Fantasy Flight Games has done that for New Angeles, their new game set in the Android universe.

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Shintiara RPG Up On Kickstarter

Time keeps on slippin' into the future.
Shintiara is a planet on the edge. Both its host star as well as a nearby black hole push and pull on it with strange consequences. Time paradoxes are an everyday part of life, but that doesn't always mean you're used to that sort of thing. Suddenly, the past and the future meet together in one spot. Will you be able to guide the planet to its ultimate destiny? That's the story behind Shintiara, a new RPG that's up on Kickstarter.

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Podcast Roundup

It's time once again to get you some gaming podcasts to listen to. Helps to get through the day when you can't actually do any gaming, but you still have gaming on the mind.

This week we have: Singled Out Episode 19: Changes In Season 3 With Jamie Perkins, Guild Ball Tonight Episode 50: Just 5 Hours on Season 3 (part 1), Guild Ball Tonight Episode 51: Just 5 Hours on Season 3 (part 2), Epic Gaming Night Podcast Episode 81: Hype!, The Polyhedron Collider Cast Episode 15: Knightmare Live, Legends Untold, and Mansions of Madness, Meeples & Miniatures Episode 185: Banter from the Bunker: Mid-November 2016, After Ullanor Episode 0, After Ullanor Episode 1, 40K Radio Episode 7: The Graham Files, and News of the North – 2016-11-29.


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