Posts by Polar_Bear


Magical Kitties Save the Day RPG Up On Kickstarter

There's problems out in the world. Problems like witches. Problems like aliens. Problems like hyper-intelligent raccoons. And modern problems call for modern solutions. I mean, of course, magical kitties. And that's exactly what you'll be becoming in Magical Kitties Save the Day, a new RPG from Atlas Games that's up on Kickstarter now.


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Gatefall Chapter One: Fantasy Vs Post-Apocalyptic Miniatures Game Up On Kickstarter

The barrier has been broken. A rift has opened. And different realities are clashing, literally. Gatefall is a new strategic miniatures game where players fight against one-another to see whose reality will survive. The theme allows for all types of characters to interact and battle, and the first chapter includes Fantasy and Post-Apocalytpic miniatures. The game is up on Kickstarter now.


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Zenit Miniatures Running Neko Fantasy Football Team Kickstarter

Cats are fast. They are clever. And they are sharp. Sounds like the perfect addition to a football pitch. And that's what you can do with the new Neko Team that Zenit Miniatures has up on Kickstarter now. It's a full team with plenty of extras all set to go. Grab the team that'll have your opponent screaming, "That darn cat!"


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Midweek Snippets

We're halfway there. The weekend will soon be once more upon us. I know I can't wait. I've got game again this weekend. The continuing saga of our D&D group of adventurers that... still really aren't that much of a cohesive group and don't really like each-other that much. ... Yeah, our party dynamics are weird. :P

But anyway, that all aside, we need to nosh on some bite-sized gaming stories.

Today on the platter we have: New Jigswords Available From Puppets War, Kraken Dice Previews Bugaboo Set, and Munchkin Bricks 2 Up on Kickstarter.


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Conan: Savage Legends Up On Kickstarter

The heroes and villains of Robert E. Howard's Conan stories have found themselves thrown together and trapped in a savage land. Seeing as most of them aren't really big fans of one-another, they've taken to fighting. But who will come out on top of this battle royale? That's for you to decide in Conan: Savage Lands. This strategic combat board game is up on Kickstarter now.


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Privateer Press Previews The Wild Hunt Theme Force for Hordes

As Theme Forces are going to be drastically changing with the Oblivion expansion for Warmachine and Hordes, Privateer Press has been giving us a look at just how those themes will be altered. Theme Forces have been a big part of the game for quite a long time, and changing them up is a big overhaul for the game. This time around, we get a look at Circle Orboros and the The Wild Hunt theme force.


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Fantasy Flight Announces Covert Missions Expansion for Star Wars: Destiny

As the latest expansion for Star Wars: Destiny starts to fill out your decks, Fantasy Flight has announced a new one on the horizon. It's called Covert Missions and it adds game-changing missions to the game. With cards like Construct the Death Star, players can have an alternate way to win the game.


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CMON Posts New God of War: The Card Game Preview

The Norns are looking to stop Ragnarok. They're looking into the well of Fate, trying different combinations of heroes and situations in order to do it. That's what you're up to in God of War: The Card Game, coming soon from CMON. In this preview, we get a look at how the heroes work, and some of what makes them unique from one-another.


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Corvus Belli Announces Operation Wildfire Starter Set for Infinity

Corvus Belli is taking pre-orders for a new 2-player starter set for Infinity. It's called Operation Wildfire and it is not only a great place for new gamers to get into the game, but for Infinity veterans, it contains the beginning of a whole new army. They're the 0-12, an organization designed to take over for the U.N. as an international (and interplanetary) peacekeeping force. Those that pre-order the set will get an expanded set of figures as well as an exclusive one.


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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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