Year 2018


Forsaken Forest: Revival Up On Kickstarter

It's always good when companies listen to their customers. How better to find out what they want than to simply go, "what do you want?" and being receptive to the answers? Well, Forsaken Games has listened to the people backing their Forsaken Forest Kickstarter and decided there were enough good ideas that they cancelled their previous campaign and have started up a new one for Forsaken Forest: Revival.

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Kitten Casualty - The Remastered Edition Up On Kickstarter

It's not just older games that can sometimes use a freshening up. Relatively recent ones can, too. Take, for example, Kitten Casualty. It's still a young one, games-speaking, but they've got a Remastered Edition up on Kickstarter now for you to check out.
... Yeah, I used up my Misfits quote with the "it's coming to Kickstarter post" and didn't think I could get by with using it again, as much as I wanted to.

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Thursday Terrain Corner

The week continues along. Just gotta make it to that sweet, sweet Saturday. That's when I'll be getting my D&D on. I'm hoping you've all got some gaming lined up as well. If you do, you'll want those gaming tables to look good. That's just what we're here to help with today.

In the Terrain Corner we have: AT Gun or HMG position Available From Warlord Games, Indirect Artillery emplacement Available From Warlord Games, Lunette + 5 Pointed Star Fort Available From Warlord Games, New Railing Gateway From Warlord Games, New Orkenburg Signs From Tabletop Scenics, 3D Printable Medieval Terrain Up On Kickstarter, and Cyber City Mat Available From Pwork Wargame.


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The King Of Party Card Game Up On Kickstarter

There's a lot of party card games out there. Most of them are for a bit more adult crowd. The King Of party card game, however, is safe to bring out with kids and grandparents present. A topic card is drawn, then players go, one by one, saying an answer to the topic drawn. Best answer wins the card and is declared The King Of that topic. The game is up on Kickstarter now.

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Immortal Kings Miniatures Game Up On Kickstarter

As you long-time readers know, I love big minis (and I cannot lie), especially if they're robots or armored suits. Well, it seems a game has come along made just for me. It's called Immortal Kings, and it's a miniatures game that uses a larger scale for its figures, giving you more detail and differences in sculpts, and it includes a faction of giant mecha and suits and such. The game is up on Kickstarter now.

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Plaid Hat Games Posts New Starship Samurai Preview

A good military relies on accurate, appropriate, and quickly-issued orders. How can you take on the enemy with disarray as your military strategy? That's never going to work. In this preview of Starship Samurai, Plaid Hat Games gives us a look at how Orders work in the game, and how choosing the right order at the right time will make all the difference.

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CMON Announces Cthulhu: Death May Die

An unspeakable evil is ready to descend upon the Earth. The only chance to avoid utter annihilation is in the hands of a few investigators. Those investigators are already going a bit mad from knowing what they know, but they're more than willing to sacrifice themselves if it means saving humanity. That's the story behind Cthulhu: Death May Die, the new board game from CMON.

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Vast: The Mysterious Manor Board Game Up on Kickstarter

In most games, players are all pretty much doing the same thing. Sure, they might have different classes or abilities, but they're generally all working the same way. In Vast: The Mysterious Manor, things couldn't be more different... pretty much literally. The things that players take on the role of are drastically different, have different abilities, different goals, different play styles. This is a game where changing what you play as really makes a difference. You can check it out on Kickstarter now.

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Heroes of Land, Air & Sea: Pestilence Expansion and New Print Run Up On Kickstarter

Gamelyn Games is looking to expand the world of Heroes of Land, Air & Sea, and they've taken to Kickstarter to do it. Pestilence is said new expansion, and it brings in a new floating island to conquer. Along with this new set, though, they're looking to do a reprint of the base game. So if you've been wanting to jump in, this is the perfect time to do so.

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Midweek Snippets

The week continues to roll along. We're already halfway through, technically, as we make our way to the weekend again. I'm excited, since it's another D&D weekend coming up. There's still a lot of work to do before we get there, though, so we need to be well-fed on bite-sized gaming stories.

Today on the platter we have: New Iron Reich Orc Driver From Kromlech, Dungeons & Dragons Spellbook Companion Up On Kickstarter, Undead Skeletal Orc Kickstarter Now Live, and Zen Bins Quick Draw Card Holders Up On Kickstarter.


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Heroes of Estaria Fantasy RPG Up On Kickstarter

Silentcandle Games is running a Kickstarter campaign for Heroes of Estaria, their own fantasy RPG game world and system. It uses a D6 dice system and includes 40 classes, many diverse weapons and spells, localized wounds, and much more. If you've been looking for a new RPG system to try out, this one might just be it.

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Fantasy Flight Previews Combat in X-Wing 2nd Edition

All the fancy flying and pretty ships don't mean much if you aren't trying to blow your opponents out of the sky. X-Wing is getting a new edition, and many aspects of the game are being updated. But what about combat? How has that changed? In this preview, we get a look at exactly that and see how primary weapons, secondary weapons, turrets, and the Force all come together during these dog fights.

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Ares Games Announces New Edition of City of Chaos

There's a lot of board games out there than many of us haven't tried, simply because they were here and gone before many of us got involved in the gaming hobby. Many of those are beloved titles that were very innovative for their time. One such is City of Chaos. Well, you don't have to worry about finding a copy in resell shops, as Ares Games is going to be coming out with a new edition. Though there's still a bit of a wait, as it'll be coming in the second half of next year.

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Latest Issue of Tabletop Gaming Magazine Now Available

When filling up your day with gaming, a gaming magazine is a perfect way to go. And if you're looking to find a magazine about tabletop gaming, Tabletop Gaming Magazine is a good place to start (just like how you come to Tabletop Gaming News to find your tabletop gaming news ;) ). Anyway, their latest issue is available to order now.

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