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Year 2017


We're about to hit August here, and that means that the football season (that's American football) is about to fully get underway. Heck, preseason games will be happening this week! Seems like a perfe
Patreon is a crowdfunding campaign a lot of you still maybe haven't tried. If you're interested in it, and what it can do for a game, check out the one being run by Shades of Vengeance. They've recent
Gen Con's just a couple of weeks away. The show's going to be the biggest it ever has been, and many new games will be making their way into people's hands. Ares Games will be there and they're bringi
I've been seeing lately where one expansion for a game isn't just one expansion, but a whole bunch of them in one whole package. That's the case with the Star Realms Frontiers Kicksterter. It's a new
Monday's aren't traditionally known as people's favorite day of the week. But Wyrd does their bast to make it a bit better by having regular previews. This time around, it's some Goblin artwork for th
It's back to the office for most people, me included. It'll be alright, though, the weekend will make it back eventually. And, hey, we're about to finish up another month and make our way into August.
Awful Fantasy Games has announced their next foray into the Awful Fantasy world. They had a successful campaign with their Kickstarter. This time around, it's Awful Fantasy Adventures, a quick-playing
I mentioned earlier not wanting to just walk to battle. Where's the fun in that? No, you want to in style, like in some awesome combat vehicle. Well, the Enforcers and Forge Fathers in Warpath don't w
Carcassonne has been entertaining gamers since its release in 2000. And it certainly has critical acclaim, having won the Spiel des Jahres in 2001. It's also had quite a lot of expansions over the yea
The Primaris Marines are the new kids on the block for Warhammer 40k. They're much like older Marines, but bigger and more badass. Well, with new Marines comes new characters for them. This week, Game
The A Song of Ice and Fire: Tabletop Miniatures Game Kickstarter continues on. The campaign has more than doubled its funding goal as players look to pick up the starter set for the game. Well, starte
Saturday!Saturday!Saturday!Umm... read that like Elton John.Anyway, it's Saturday (if you hadn't noticed), so that means it's time to hang out and play some games. But it's also time for some reviews.
I love Fridays. I mean, it's awesome. And Wyrd helps out with making Fridays even that much more awesome. They have regular previews of The Other Side, their upcoming miniatures game. In this case, we
It's great when companies give you new things to keep your game fresh. For Team Yankee, that's Firestorm: Red Thunder. It's the first part in what will be an ongoing campaign. Sign up with either the
Well, Crazy Bobby has escaped his restraints. He's gotten free and is loose in the Mantic warehouse. And, like usual, he's driving prices down. You can get select books at 50% off from now until the 7
The latest set of releases are now available from CMON. It's a gang-heavy month, it seems. There's 3 organized crime games available (Banana Bandits, The Godfather: Corleone's Empire, and Gang Rush: B
We have made it to the weekend. Well, almost, anyway. Just gotta finish up today and we'll get there. It'll be fine. But to make sure we can get to the cool stuff of the weekend, we should stock up on
We're getting a little something from two different major theaters of WWII in today's Bolt Action releases from Warlord Games. On one side of the world, there's the new Type 91 So-Mo Armoured Car, whi
Runebound is a competitive game. While all the players want to avoid a defeat via the scenario overwhelming them all, it's still every hero for themselves. But many people these days like cooperative
As usual for a Friday, Forge World has a new model in their webshop that you can order. This time around, it's Gabriel Angelos, Master of the Blood Ravens. I honestly know nothing about the Blood Rave
We all know those friends who just don't get along, but occasionally have to be brought together for some sort of gathering. You know, like a wedding or some other feast. As a host, you do your best t
Nothing is perfect. And the more complex something is, the more chances that something not being quite right getting through. Well, miniatures games can be pretty complex, and sometimes things need to
Just. One. More. Stretch. Goal!That's how a lot of companies and backers feel about campaigns. It seems there's always just that one extra cool thing you want to add. Sometimes you make it there. Othe
So, having the core rulebook for a game is nice and all, but it's really just the start, especially if you're talking about an RPG. In this particular case, we're talking about 1879. They have a ruleb
Like a phoenix, Legend of the Five Rings will be experiencing a rebirth in just a couple weeks at Gen Con. Though, y'know, since it's a big gaming convention, hopefully fire won't be involved (anyone