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Year 2016


As I've said many times, I love when companies post the rules for their games online. That way, you get a chance to look them over and decide if the game's for you. It makes you a more-informed consum
Three treasures have been buried in a remote, tropical island. You know they're there, but you're not sure exactly where they're located. You've gotten to the island, but so have several other treasur
Perhaps you've had a conversation with a couple friends that included the game, (blank), Marry, Kill. In it, you're given three names, generally of people you know or celebrities. You then must pick o
We've made it to Thursday, everyone.Is it just me or has the week sort of slowed to a halt? I think it's because next week's going to be a short one. As such, we have to make this week longer to compe
Well, it would seem that the first time around, the dragon got the better of the townsfolk. But that's ok. There's rebuilding, restructuring, reconfiguring, and relaunching. And that's just what Aethe
Hello, everyone. My name’s Polar Bear and I’m an Ascension junkie.“Hi, Polar Bear.”I have every boxed expansion that’s come out for the game as well as most of the promo cards as well. So when I saw t
Sector Commander: WWII, from Grenzer Games, is now available. So you can now get your own copy via print-on-demand. Sector Commander: WWII is a turn-based, Divisional-level strategic board game. The c
Asmodee has announced the next in their StoryLine group storytelling series. This time, we go from the lighthearted whimsy of a fantasy tale to the dark and spooky with Scary Tales. You know, the kind
Well, in rather short order, we've gotten the preview for the Interdictor and now The Liberty for Star Wars Armada from Fantasy Flight Games. The MC80 (which is the Liberty's ship type) brings a new s
New Vigil seemed like it was going to be nice and peaceful for a bit. But such is not the case, as the creatures from the Void once more look to cause all sorts of havoc. Only the realm's heroes will
While you guys are out there reading your Star Trek: Ascendancy rulebooks, you can also be checking out Star Trek: Frontiers. The new strategy board game of boldly going places is available now from W
Spiders.I know I just scared off at least a couple readers there. That's the danger in posting about such a thing.Jumping spiders.Dang, a bunch more of you just ran off. I'm sure all the Australians a
District Games is running a Kickstarter campaign for their new card game, Warage (not sure if that's "war age" or "wa rage"... I think I like "wa rage" You know, like "Waaagh! RAGE!!"). It's gotten qu
The week continues along, as it tends to do. It's only just today that I really realized that this upcoming weekend is a long one for those of us here in the US. The 4th of July falls on Monday. So th
When it comes to games, I prefer a shorter game length to a longer one. While there's nothing wrong with games that take 4+ hours to play, they're not generally my cup-o-tea. Dungeon Time doesn't take
"Try before you buy." "Take a test drive." "First hit's free."Words to live by (Well... maybe not that last one). We all know my fondness for companies that post rulebooks for their games online. The
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 cas
Fantasy Flight Games has posted up a preview of their upcoming Interdictor expansion pack for Star Wars Armada. Getting pulled out of hyperspace into a trap, or using the ship's huge gravity wells to
Maybe you've been concerned that the monsters in Massive Darkness haven't been massive enough. Well, there's a new biggie ready to walk down the halls of the dungeons and it's more than prepared to ba
Sometimes you want to get away from your solo gaming books and go out and meet up with other gamers. It's ok. It happens to most of us at some point. ( ;) ) Well, the folks over at Wyrd are here to he
The folks over at USAOpoly (*waves to "The Legend"*) want to give you a free copy of their Munchkin: Marvel set. Don't know about that one? Well, you can check out the Review I did. Back from reading
WizKids is coming out with a new Marvel HeroClix set. The figure here's part of a 5-figure booster that will be coming out in August, but there will be pre-release events at the end of July. We're als
The week marches on. Monday's finished with and we're getting ourselves through Tuesday. Hopefully your Tuesday is going well. Mine's... dragging along a bit. You know what I need? Some gaming podcast
Modiphius continues to expand the game world of Mutant Chronicles by bringing you another new guide book. This time around it's Luna & Freelancers. As you can expect, you'll be heading to the moon in
We sometimes find ourselves without opponents/party-mates for our game nights. It happens. But what if you still want to get some gaming in? Well, Chronicles of Arborell has you covered. They've relea