Posts by Polar_Bear

Bunnies and Burrows RPG Up On Kickstarer

You young'ins might not remember this one, or wonder what the heck's going on when someone talks about an RPG where you play a rabbit out in a field, but Bunnies and Burrows is a beloved RPG from back in the day. Now, Frog God Games is looking to update the rules and bring a 3rd edition to tabletops. They're up on Kickstarter now.

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Happy Gorilla Game Studio Running War for Indagar Strategy Board Game Kickstarter

Sometimes you really want to stretch your brain out with a game. You've got simpler fare, but occasionally you want to really sink your teeth into a tactically deep affair. That's what you get in War for Indagar, up on Kickstarter now, by Happy Gorilla Game Studio. The game features several factions, all of which have different strategies of play, as well as various heroes that work differently, too. Since the game board is randomly determined each match, you're guaranteed a wealth of replayability.

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Podcast Radio

Monday's gone. Tuesday is upon us. It's cooler outside and off-and-on rainy. I've got my Type O Negative playlist going on Spotify. I couldn't be much happier. Though I'm about to swap out for some gaming podcasts. Which ones? Well, these...

Today on the dial we have: Chance of Gaming Episode 115; Rolling Dice & Taking Names Episode 153: Cryptid, Taj Mahal, and Gizmos with special guest, David Waybright; The Cardboard Herald Episode 97: Andy "The Game Maker" Mazeika, with guest host Andrew Birkett; Blue Peg, Pink Peg episode 131: Detective; The Secret Cabal Episode 167: War Chest, Massive Darkness and A Short Topic Extravaganza; and Geeks of the North Episode 46: Season 2: We are back!

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Steamforged Previews Boiler For Guild Ball

It's just a couple more weeks until Steamforged releases Season 4 of Guild Ball. I know I've already got my new deck pre-ordered. And I definitely want to keep seeing previews. In this one, it's a player I've seen across the pitch a lot, as Ray loves to use him. It's Boiler, the kid on the Butcher's Guild. How's he changing in Season 4? Let's take a look.

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Fantasy Flight Previews Enemies From Heroes of Terrinoth

There's not much to do for a hero if there's no enemies to fight. Sure, you could go help Farmer Johnson fix the wheel on his wagon, but c'mon, you've got this armor and this axe and these lightning bolt spells. You need some foes to fight! Some wrongs to right! Some broccoli caught in your teeth. In this preview, we get a look at the enemies you'll find in Heroes of Terrinoth.

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Arcane Wonders Previews Onitama: Way of the Wind

They call me the breeze. I keep blowin' down the road.

The wind is a wild and fickle thing. Sometimes, we're happy for a cool breeze on a hot day. Other times, it's a hurricane gale destroying all around us. Arcane Wonders is bringing the wind to Onitama. The new expansion, Way of the Wind is coming next month. In this preview, we get a look at how you have to both deal with and can harness the wind in the game.

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Z-Man Games Announces Party Bugs

I'm always a fan of a game with a unique angle on things. So here we have Party Bugs from Z-Man Games. You and your friends are having a disco dance party, when a group of costumed cockroaches show up. Of course, nobody wants costumed cockroaches at their party, so you're trying to get the annoying bugs to go bother your friends. That's... not a set-up for a game you hear very often.

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Petals and Thorns Adventure for 5th Edition and Pathfinder Up On Kickstarter

Actions have consequences. That's true in real life as it is in fake life. Petals and Thorns, a new adventure for 5th Edition and Pathfinder that's up on Kickstarter now places players in a region being fought over by five different factions. Who will they ally themselves with? Which group has the true thoughts of the region in mind? That's up for you to figure out.

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Whispers of Persephone Necromantic Guide For 5th Edition Up On Kickstarter

Death doesn't have to be the end of it all, especially not in a fantasy setting. While the basic rules cover certain necromantic spells, there's not a whole ton of it going around in detail in 5th Edition. That's where Whispers of Persephone come in. It's a new Necromancy Sourcebook that's up on Kickstarter now. (This post typed while Love You To Death plays on Pandora. Seemed fitting).

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Assault Publishing Releases Shadows in the Void Rulebook as Free Download

I always think it's cool when a company has the rules for their game available to the public. I realize the need to make money on a rulebook, but I also love trying before I buy. The folks over at Assault Publishing have decided to release the rules for their Shadows in the Void sci-fi ship combat game as a free pdf download over on their website. If you've been wanting to check them out, now's your chance.

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Monday Terrain Corner

Well, it's the price we pay for having a weekend: there has to be a week to go with it. Can't have up without down, light without dark, left without right, weekend without week. But we'll make it back to the weekend eventually. Also, it's Autumn! Woo! *dances around with pumpkins in the falling leaves* So, as it's Monday, lets get your gaming tables looking good.

Today in the Terrain Corner we have: Tabletop Scenics Taking Orders For Genetorum, Badlands Gaming Mat Available From Pwork Wargame, and The Wizard's Tower 3D Printable Terrain Up On Kickstarter.

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Tails of Equestria Starter Set Now Available from River Horse

Even though the original Tails of Equestria rulebook has an intro-adventure in the back, some players would like to have something a bit more involved. That's where the new Tails of Equestria Starter Set comes in. It's available now from River Horse and has everything you could need to start on your pony adventures.

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