Posts by Polar_Bear

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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Dungeon Discoveries Card Decks Up On Kickstarter

When you're a GM, it can be difficult to come up with literally everything possible in the entire world at any given moment your players ask for it. Even the best improvisers will sometimes be at a lack for anything truly interesting, so they just go with, "eh, you don't see anything." Kinda dull. That's where Dungeon Discoveries card decks come in from LoreSmyth. They're up on Kickstarter now and aimed at adding all sorts of interesting details to your games.

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Keymaster Games Announces New Edition of Control

We've got another addition to the Year of New Editions. In this case, Keymaster Games has announced they're coming out with a 2nd edition of Control, their time-travelling card game. This new version will be more portable than the previous, as well as have updated rules. Pre-orders will take place along with their Campy Creatures Expansion I Kickstarter Backerkit.

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Fantasy Flight Previews Monsters in Arkham Horror 3rd Edition

The Year of New Editions continues along into its last quarter. Still plenty of time to check out how games you love have been updated. In this post, we get a look at the monsters and combat coming in the 3rd edition of Arkham Horror. What sort of digusting otherworldly creatures will you be fighting? Check it out.

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Games Workshop Taking Pre-Orders For Warhammer Underworlds: Nightvault

It's officially Autumn (or Spring, for you in the Southern Hemisphere). So that means it's officially the season for spoopy. Games Workshop is certainly jumping in on that with their latest pre-releases. They're taking orders for Warhammer Underworlds: Nightvault, as well as extra sets and accessories (including several sets of dice).

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Review Roundup

Saturday! Woo!

I know some of my friends are down at AWA downtown. I'm currently safely at home, grooving to some Sims 4 while I wait for this evening's D&D session. Gotta go take care of that Strahd murder house, y'all! But I know what you are here for are the reviews I know you so desperately desire. So let's get to it.

Today we have: Super Mario Bros. Party Card Game, Snow Time, D100 Dungeon, Tower of Madness, The Deck of Many Animated Spells, Kariba, Deities Domination, Seal Team Flix, Nanty Narking, Brass, Yellow & Yangtze, Menara, and Quests of Valeria.

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Steamforged Taking Pre-Orders For Season 4 Guild Ball Players Deck

Season 4 of Guild Ball is just around the corner. How just around the corner? Well, Steamforged has started taking pre-orders for a new deck of cards that will contain the stat cards for all the players currently in the game, up to and including the Falconer's Guild. If you're looking for a quick way to get all the updated cards at once, this is your chance.

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Two New Releases Available From RoosterFin Games

A pair of new games are soon hitting tabletops all over as players pick up a pair of releases from RoosterFin. Rabbit Pirates and Might Pig Tug are family-friendly tiles that are easy to teach and learn. Along with the new releases, RoosterFin has started doing regular live sessions over on the Facebook page talking about not just their games, but all aspects of gaming. Be sure to check those out, too.

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Arkham Nights 2018 Coming Next Month

Finally... Finally, the temperature is starting to go down. Monday is supposed to be 10 degrees cooler than today. And by then, we'll have more night than day. The season of scaring will be here. And Fantasy Flight is ready to celebrate with their Arkham Nights event. It's all things horror and Lovecraft.

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Friday Snippets

Happy freakin' Friday and stuff.

That's how we greet each other here at the office (though that version above might be cleaned up some). Seeing as it's Friday, I hope you've got some cool weekend plans. Some of my friends are headed up to another friend's mancave-gamer-basement-of-doom. I've got a spoopy D&D game (just because it's not actually October doesn't mean you can't start the spoop early). And so, if it's not too early for tricks and treats, lets treat ourselves to some bite-sized gaming stories.

Today on the platter we have: WizKids Releases New Magic: The Gathering Token Miniatures, Dungeonfog Releases Dynamic Lighting System, and New Pulp Alley Releases Available From Sally 4th.

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