Posts by Polar_Bear


Anxiety Attack! The Board Game Up On Kickstarter

Many people suffer from anxiety. Things that might seem mundane or everyday can set them off. I know I've got some of that. Anxiety Attack from The Awkward Yeti turns that into a game. Do your best to keep calm while others are trying to get you into the anxiety spiral. The game is up on Kickstarter now.


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Mutant: Elysium RPG Coming August 1st From Free League Publishing

The next expansion for Mutant: Year Zero is coming in August. Free League Publishing has announced that Mutant: Elysium will hit store shelves August 1st. So, what can you expect? New Enclave human character creation. A detailed description of Elysium I. A complete campaign. And much more.


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Justice Velocity RPG Coming August 15th

Who wouldn't want to star in an action movie? Cool gear. Cool clothes. You always have the best hair. Tear-ass around downtown with almost no traffic whenever you want. It'd be amazing. And while we can't be real-life action movie stars, we can in Justice Velocity. The RPG from Polyhedra Games was successfully Kickstarted, and soon it will be making its way to tabletops. The official release date is August 15th.


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Podcast Radio

And we find ourself securely deposited in Tuesday. Hopefully your start of the week went well. I know I want the rest of the week to go by quickly, mostly because it's a gaming weekend. So, in that vein, let's get some gaming podcasts going to speed things up.

This week on the dial we have: Morrus' Unofficial Tabletop RPG Talk Episode 56: Modiphius’ Sam Webb on The Spy Game; Geeks of the North Episode 79: Storage Wars; Tabletop Talk Episode 30: Zipp (Bayou) Deep Dive with John Fox; The Polyhedron Collider Cast Episode 65: Jonathan Strange, Dice Hospital Expansions, Empires of the North; Nerdherders Special Interview Episode 1; Game Classy 191: Neon Genesis Evangelion; Anonymous Tabletop Episode 35: The Original Toxic Wasteland; Singled Out Episode 90: Talking Meta And Beta Rules With Steve Cole; and Lords of the Dungeon Episode 29: Cyberpunk Red, AC’s Dice, Balanced Parties and Campaign Goals.


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Free League Publishing Announces Crusader Kings

It's good to be the king... or so they say. There's a ton of stuff you have to take care of and let's face it, you're going to make a lot of people mad in the process and there's always going to be someone out to get you and take over your kingdom. That's where you'll find yourself in Crusader Kings, a new fantasy board game coming from Free League Publishing this August.


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Modiphius Announces Organized Play And New Releases For Vampire: The Masquerade

Listening to Type O Negative while typing this seems rather appropriate. Anyway, one of the things about Vampire: The Masquerade is that they have a worldwide network of games that people will join in with. Sure, other games do this sort of thing as well, but it's sort of one of the things V:TM is known for. And Modiphius is making sure that the newest edition continues that legacy. They're signing up people now for their Organized Play system. They've also teased some new releases that you can look forward to.


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Forge World Taking Pre-Orders For Willow Rosebark for Blood Bowl

Seeing as the elves are getting a new Battletome as well as a new Blood Bowl team, it seems only fitting that Forge World would be taking orders for a new Dryad Star Player. And that's what we've got here. It's Willow Rosebark. Thankfully, she's faster than your average tree running through a field.


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Monday Terrain Corner

And we've made it back around to Monday. I had a nice, restful, relaxing weekend. Considering that Gen Con isn't all that far away, I need to get in as many of those as I can between now and then. We also can use to get your gaming tables looking good. So, let's do that.

Today in the Terrain Corner we have: Bugs: Into the Tunnels Available From Acheson Creations, New Infinity Terrain From TTCombat, and Wastelang Game Mat Available From Pwork Wargame.


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