Year 2017


Tercios Miniatures Running Tercios Team Fantasy Football Team Kickstarter

I'm always a fan of what different companies come out with in terms of fantasy sports teams. This time around, Tercio Miniatures has a distinctly Spanish-inspired group ready to hit the field and score some touchdowns. The team is up on Kickstarter now.

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WizKids Previews In-Betweener For HeroClix

You can't have light without dark. You can't have good without bad. You can't have up without down. These cosmic rules are kept in check by the In-Betweener, a being that's the embodiment of balance in the Marvel universe. And soon, he'll be making his way to your HeroClix games, as the new What If...? set is going to have him in it. Check it out.

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Fantasy Flight Previews the Aymhelin Scions For Runewars

Each faction in Runewars has their various troop units and characters, but they've also got that one "big" unit that stalks around the board, being rather intimidating and taking out enemies. For the upcoming Latari Elves faction, those are the Aymhelin Scions, of which we get a preview here.

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Midweek Snippets

The week continues along. It's a shortened week for many of us, but it's still a week. We'll make it to next weekend, eventually, though. No worries. But if we want to get there, we should re-energize with some bite-size gaming stories.

Today we have: New Magic Tokens Available From Advanced Deployment, New Releases Available From Purgatory Miniatures, Khurasan releases 15mm Parthians, New Crystal Tech blank Bases Deals Available From Tabletop-Art, Surreal Dice Tower Coming To Kickstarter, Acheson Creations Releases Daedon Miniature, Final Days for Hedgerows and Heroes On Kickstarter, New Glyphs Available From Bits of War, and Flat Bases for War Contraptions Now Available From Tabletop-Art.


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Take the Galaxy Card Game Up On Kickstarter

Take the galaxy, please!
Eh, I get no respect. *loosens tie*
Ok, so that might not truly be fitting with the theme of Take the Galaxy, a new empire-building card game that's up on Kickstarter, but we could all use some more Rodney Dangerfield in our lives. Anyway, in the game, you're looking to get the biggest chunks of a newly-discovered galaxy for yourself. There's only so many planets out there, and you want the best ones.

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WizKids Previews White Lanterns For Dice Masters

The Green Lanterns aren't the only color there is. Some of you might also know about the Yellow Lanterns. But even those are just two of the many, each one representing a different emotion or concept. The White Lanterns represent life, and it's a couple of White Lantern cards for Dice Masters that we get a preview of here. You can pick these up in the new Batman set, available now.

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Plaid Hat Game Previews Lone Wolf for Dead of Winter

Warring Colonies, the new expansion coming out for Dead of Winter, gives players the chance to team up against one-another and fight over the meager resources to be found. But what happens when there's an odd number of players? That's where the Lone Wolf variant comes in. It's rules for a single player that is independent from the other two factions. We get a look at how that works in this preview.

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Warlord Games Previews New British Cavalry and Regiment for Black Powder

For a long time, the British had some of the best fighting forces on the planet. Their various units of cavalry and regiments led them to conquest all over. Warlord Games is letting you bring some of that to your tabletop with some new cavalry units as well as an infantry regiment for Black Powder. They've posted up a preview of what you can expect coming out next month.

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Fantasy Flight Games Announces Guns for Hire Expansion for X-Wing

Just because you're out doing things just for credits doesn't mean you can't be one of the best of the best out there. I mean, if you're good, you get paid more, right? So it's with that in mind that Fantasy Flight is coming out with a new elite pack for their X-Wing Miniatures Game. It's called Guns for Hire and they've posted up a little preview.

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GCT Studios Headed to UK Games Expo

The UK Games Expo continues to grow, becoming one of the more-anticipated shows of the year. GCT Studios will be there, as usual, and they're showing off what they'll be doing while there, including having a new game you can demo, as well as having their World Championship Event for Bushido where the winner will get to work with the design team to make their own mini.
Also, in more "general news," they've got an alternate-sculpt set of Kami they are previewing.

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CMON Launches Zombicide: Green Horde Kickstarter

The Black Plague games have shown us that it's not just humans that can succumb to the forces that cause you to be raised from the dead and seek to feast on the living. We've seen crows and wolves, but other sentient races can be affected as well. I Green Horde, the orcs have had their populations turned into zombies. Now they're coming into the human lands. Green Horde is a new standalone expansion to Zombicide: Black Plague. It's up on Kickstarter now.
Also: Zombie Dragon.

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Godslayer Halodynes Faction Deal Available Now

Everyone likes getting their money's worth. And so, when you see a sale, you might want to jump at the chance to get something at a special price. Well, if you've been looking at trying out Godslayer, from Megalith Games, and particularly have been eyeing the Halodynes faction, now's a good time to get started.

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