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Year 2017


I'm always a big fan of seeing new twists on classic miniatures types. There's been troll miniatures around for seemingly forever, but I have to say, I've not seen so many whale trolls. Well, for thos
Judge Dredd is getting a new game based on the long-running comic series. In this case, it's Osprey Games creating a new adventure card game. It's called Judge Dredd: The Cursed Earth. The game uses m
The invasion is on! Aliens are raining down from the skies. But the people of the world aren't going to idly sit by as some bug-eyed monster tries to push them over. Take the fight to those extraterre
I mean, being in charge of a starfighter is pretty cool. So is being in charge of a couple of them. But for those that want real power, being an admiral in charge of a fleet of capital ships and their
Thursday, Thursday, Thursday... never could get a handle on Thursdays. I certainly enjoy them, as it means we're getting close to the weekend, but we're obviously not quite there yet. So, it's like, "
The study of how history changes over time is called Historiography. Yes, history can and very often does change over time. As new evidence and sources come out, and more analysis is done on the subje
Thanksgiving was just a week ago, and I know I've still got plenty of leftovers to go through. But when one is trapped on a desert island, there's not a lot of sweet potato casserole and cornbread stu
The release of Stuffed Fables grows ever-closer. People are excited to try out taking on the role of those snuggly characters and head into the dream world to protect their dreamer. You know who else
The ubiquitous starfighter for the Empire is the TIE. The standard form is almost entirely convertible into new forms. There's many different varieties out there because of it. This has gone forward i
It's a country's National Day. Hooray! This time around, it's Scotland. So grab your kilt, bagpipes, and whiskey. Also, be sure to head over to Corvus Belli's Facebook page, as they have their traditi
This year is ending and a new one is set to begin. It's never a bad time to think about the future and see what's coming up. In this case, HobbyHorse Games has announced that they're working on a new
Hill Gaming Company has been pulling together some of the best card game artists and designers out there to bring you Arkon, their first card game. In the game, players are looking to control the clan
Gaming is good. Giving to those that are less-fortunate is also good. So when you put the two together, you get something great. And that's just what Club Fantasci is doing again this year. They've st
Arabian niiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiights,like Arabian daaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaays!Ok, now that I've got that song stuck in your head, you should go check out Capharnaum, a new Arabian Nights-themed R
I don't know about you, but I've still got tons of leftovers from Thanksgiving. That was by design, mind you, and the original intent behind Thanksgiving 2: Thank Harder that I had last Friday. And no
Having a pre-made adventure can really make a GM's life that much easier. Even if you don't go through the scenario directly, they're usually a treasure trove of information about a new location, alon
Originally, I had high hopes to make a rhyming entry for this post. But then I realized that I'm really terrible at that kind of thing. However, with Dumb Thumb, I might get better at it. In the game,
Many of us wish that we were superheroes. Unfortunately, spider bites, gamma radiation, and cell mutations don't really work that way. But we can still live vicariously through our RPGs, such as Save
I enjoy a good game of Chess. It's been a while since I played, but I used to get in a game just about every day during lunch. I like the game just fine, but occasionally I wish there was a bit... mor
What do you want to play?I dunno. I'm up for playing whatever.*gets out a copy of Whatever, the party card game* Gotcha!Whatever is a new party card game that's up on Kickstarter. Participate in truth
Just about all of us have played some version of Munchkin in our time as gamers. It's a fun, little card game from Steve Jackson that takes the usual tropes of dungeon delving (or going into space, or
Sure, many of us play video games. But how many of us actually get to play inside video games? That's where NuÆther comes in. It's a new RPG that puts you in the world of video games. And not just a f
Not every Kickstarter makes it the first time around. But with some retooling, reconfiguring, and a good relaunch, they can make it further than ever. Well, Andoria Battlefields is back up on Kickstar
The galaxy is a large place. But when there's 14 different races looking to colonize it, it can seem really small really quickly. Each faction has things it specializes in and ways to play. So, when s
During the midst of the Great War, the skies opened up and the heavens rained down. But this wasn't the enemy's shells. This was vehicles from another planet. The Martians are invading and both sides