Fantasy

By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Jul 21st, 2017
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A bit all over the map with this week’s set of pre-orders from Forge World. In one corner, we’ve got a new armored vehicle for 40k, particularly the Sisters of Silence. In another corner we’ve got a Blood Angels Legion Transfer Sheet. And, in the final corner, there’s some Iro...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Jul 20th, 2017
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Civilization’s gotta start somewhere. And that’s just what’s happening in the world. Tribes are banding together in the deserts, in the forests, and on the plains. But tribes of what, exactly? That remains to be seen. It’s certainly not just humans out there building huts and ...
By Polar_Bear
In A Song of Ice and Fire
Jul 20th, 2017
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Sure, many times, you might just want to set up your armies on the board and go crashing them against one-another. There’s absolutely nothing wrong with that. But maybe you want something a bit different. Well, for the A Song of Ice and Fire Miniatures Game, coming to Kickstarter soon, there ar...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Jul 19th, 2017
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While no, I don’t really go out into the sun too often, it doesn’t actually burn my skin. Such is not the case for the dark elves. They do what they can to avoid the light, staying in the twisting corridors in the city of Spire. There, the high elves are the rulers, and have […]...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Jul 18th, 2017
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The Uthuk Y’llan are coming soon to Runewars games. These desert-dwelling monsters once had control of most of Terrinoth. They’ve decided it’s time once again for their rule to extend across the land. To help out, they’re bulking up their numbers. Fantasy Flight Games has anno...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Jul 17th, 2017
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And we’re back once more in the office. The start of the work week is upon us. It feels like it’ll be an eternity until next weekend, but we’ll make it there. I hope your weekend was good. I spent all day Saturday playing games with my friend, as I mentioned. There was Ascension, Mu...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Jul 14th, 2017
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You know, for a company called WizKids, they don’t have a lot of miniatures that are kids that are wizards. Well, they’re looking to fix that issue. They’re also going to have kid clerics and kid rangers and all other sorts. That’s what their Thistleguard range of miniatures i...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Jul 14th, 2017
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Fantasy Flight has a pair of new releases available for Runewars. They’re the Carrion Lancers and Rune Golems sets to help you expand out from what you got in the main box. So if you’d like to add a bit more giant worm cavalry or some semi-sentient magic rock monsters, now’s your ch...
By Polar_Bear
In A Song of Ice and Fire
Jul 13th, 2017
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Well, I mentioned that it was going to be this month that the Kickstarter campaign for A Song of Ice and Fire Miniatures Game was going to happen, and I was right. And we’re just a couple weeks away from it! July 25th and 3pm (Eastern), you’ll be able to put in your pledge for […]...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Jul 12th, 2017
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The comeback for Alkemy continues. The skirmish game is on the road to recovery, a road which passes through another Kickstarter campaign. Alchemist Miniatures has announced they will be running a new Kickstarter campaign in order to create new box sets designed to help new players get into the game,...
By Polar_Bear
In Accessories
Jul 12th, 2017
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Kings of War is exploding this July. Mantic’s Edge of the Abyss campaign looks to greatly add to the game, and hopefully bring in lots of new players. Mantic has filled up their webshop with lots of new releases, and they continue to add to it. This time around, it’s the Tree Herder, Vamp...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Jul 11th, 2017
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Fantasy Flight is heading back from the harsh demon-like Uthuk Y’llan to the deep and lush forests in this preview. The Latari Elves need themselves some command upgrades, and so that’s what is on display here....
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Jul 10th, 2017
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SolarFlare Games is looking to create a new miniatures skirmish game. It’s called Dawn of the Archmage. Players take the roll of said Archmages and will compete against one-another to show the dominance of their particular school of magic as well as their command of various fierce beasts. The g...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Jul 10th, 2017
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It’s one thing to play a game where you’re worried about just winning or losing. It’s another when that win or loss really means something as it’s part of an overall narrative or campaign. That’s just what’s coming to Grimdark Future: Firefight and Age of Fantasy: ...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Jul 6th, 2017
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Arcana Games has a new fantasy RPG available. It’s called Blood and Bone. It’s being touted as “Game of Thrones meets Dungeons & Dragons“. The game uses a streamlined D20 system, and characters don’t have classes. Instead, what your character is capable of is based ...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Jul 6th, 2017
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Seems like a pretty good time for some Amazonian miniatures to hit the tables. If you’re looking for some, you might want to go no further than Crocodile Games. Their new range of figures for the Amazons is available now....
By Polar_Bear
In A Song of Ice and Fire
Jul 6th, 2017
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The Kickstarter campaign for the A Song of Ice and Fire Miniatures Game launches later this month. I’m sure a lot of you are excited about that. I’m always excited to see the new miniatures. One such group is the Stark Outriders. We get a look at their 3D renders in this preview....
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Jul 5th, 2017
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The Edge of the Abyss campaign is Mantic’s summer event for Kings of War. In it, there’s several stand-out characters, whose actions will determine the fate of all. If you’d like to add these characters to your armies, you will soon be able to, as Mantic has begun taking pre-orders ...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Jul 5th, 2017
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We’re less than a week into July, but Tercio Creativo certainly isn’t taking a summer vacation. They’ve got a new batch of releases available that were initially funded by their previous crowdfunding campaign. Also, they’re having a special deal until the end of August. Want t...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Jul 5th, 2017
4 Comments
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The Uthuk Y’llan are a dastardly race that terrorized Terrinoth centuries ago. Over that time, they were reduced to legends. Scary tales to tell children around campfires. But those tales were true. And now they’re back to reclaim what had been theirs. At the end of their units, the comma...
By Polar_Bear
In A Song of Ice and Fire
Jun 30th, 2017
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Are you excited about the A Song of Ice and Fire Miniatures Game? I’m guessing you are. It’s alright. It’s only natural. I know a lot of you are wanting to know more about the game before its Kickstarter launches next month. Well, to help with that, CMON has posted up a short interv...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Jun 29th, 2017
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The end of the month is just a day away, but that doesn’t mean it’s too late to get your June releases out to the public. That’s just what Zenit Miniatures has. If you’re a fan of Kensei or their new sci-fi game, Last Saga, they’ve got new releases available for you, fro...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Jun 29th, 2017
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The work week continues on. We’ll make it to the end, though. Just another day and a half and we’ll be back at the weekend. And with weekends comes gaming (hopefully). And with gaming comes gaming tables. So let’s do our part to make your gaming tables look as good as possible. Toda...
By Polar_Bear
In A Song of Ice and Fire
Jun 29th, 2017
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We’re just a couple weeks away from the launch of the A Song of Ice and Fire Miniatures Game Kickstarter (as we know it will begin sometime in July). As such, it’s a good time to show off some more renders for figures that’ll be part of the game. In this preview, we get a […]...
By Polar_Bear
In A Song of Ice and Fire
Jun 28th, 2017
11 Comments
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As with the end of every CMON Kickstarter, they’ve announced when the next one will be. In this case, it’s going to be the A Song of Ice and Fire Miniatures Game. And while we don’t have the exact date yet, we are being told that it will be sometime next month. So start saving [&hel...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Jun 27th, 2017
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So you’re a settlement on the English coastline. Things are going fine until, one day, you see ships on the horizon. Viking longships. And you’re like, “oh, this is bad.” And then you realize that those ships are getting bigger and bigger and bigger as they’re getting cl...
By Polar_Bear
In Age of Sigmar
Jun 27th, 2017
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Age of Sigmar really took of when the General’s Handbook came out. The updated warscrolls, with points, as well as the three modes of play really gave players a lot of options. Well, Games Workshop has announced they’re coming out with General’s Handbook 2017, which will update and ...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Jun 27th, 2017
1 Comment
886 Views
We’ve got the humans. We’ve got the undead. We’ll soon be getting the elves. And now Fantasy Flight has announced the 4th faction for Runewars. It’s the Uthuk Y’llan. They’re savage demon-like things ready to spread their evilness all across Terrinoth once more....
By Polar_Bear
In Age of Sigmar
Jun 26th, 2017
3 Comments
878 Views
Well, you’ve had the new 40k set for a couple weeks now. I’m sure you’re all just so tired of that and want to get back to the Fantasy side of things… or not. But if you’ve been playing 8th Edition and had someone go, “do they make it with, like, wizards and chario...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Jun 24th, 2017
5 Comments
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I’m an unabashed fan of My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic. I put it in the same league as something like Animaniacs and Tiny Toons, where, sure, I may not be the real target audience, but I feel it’s a quality cartoon product that has enough references to keep me interested (they dress up as [&hell...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Jun 23rd, 2017
4 Comments
843 Views
Well, it’s been almost a week. So, I’m sure all of you are all extremely tired of 40k already and want to play something else… I’m kidding. But if that actually is the case, and you want to play some The Hobbit, well, Forge World has some new figures you can order for the game...
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
Jun 22nd, 2017
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Steve Jackson Games has announced a new version of Munchkin will be making its way to Walgreens stores in the near future. This one’s aimed at a slightly younger audience (though no version of Munchkin, that I know of, is too adult in nature). This one’s called Munchkin Spell Skool....
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Jun 22nd, 2017
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We’re getting closer to that weekend. Just another day and a half and we’ll be there. Hopefully, you’ve got some gaming plans lined up. I’ve got some partial ones, myself. We’ll see how it goes. But if you are going to be gaming, you should have a good-looking gaming tab...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Jun 20th, 2017
3 Comments
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Under the sea… Well, now that I’ve got that song stuck in your head, let’s take a look at DeepWars. AntiMatter Games is running a Kickstarter to expand their DeepWars line, including a new submarine as well as various other sea creatures and characters....
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Jun 20th, 2017
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Tercio Creativo, arguably, has some of the best-looking models out there. They’re certainly near the top, at least, and they’re giving us a look at some greens of figures they’re working on. This includes Bruxa Teurgia, the first figure from a new faction for their game....