Fantasy


Fantasy Flight Previews Kethra A'laak For Runewars

Fantasy Flight has a new preview up for Runewars. This time, it's the Kethra A'laak, the Ynfernael Mistress of the Uthuk Y’llan. She's got both a mounted and on-foot version. But really, who wants to have to walk into battle?
You can check her out below.
(cue up the "wait, they're still making that game?" comments) :P

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Steve Jackson Games Running The Fantasy Trip Kickstarter

One of the original fantasy role-playing games out there, The Fantasy Trip (no relation to a magical mystery trip), created by Steve Jackson, is back. Steve's got the license to make it back again, and that's just what he's doing. He's tossed the game up on Kickstarter in a new Legacy Edition format that take the original rules, updates and expands them.

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Paizo Previews Druids in Pathfinder 2.0

The tree-hugging hippies of the fantasy world, Druids are in complete contact with nature. They can feel the changes of the seasons, the cycles of life and death, and even communicate with the woodland creatures and the woods themselves. But how will they change from the way they operate in Pathfinder to Pathfinder 2.0? That's what we get to see in this preview.

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Wizards of the Coast Announce Eberron, Ravnica Books

Two big books are coming from Wizards of the Coast For Dungeons & Dragons. Wizards of the Coast has announced the release of a new guide to Eberron, their semi-steampunk-themed game world. They're also crossing over into Magic: The Gathering territory with another one set in the world of Ravnica.

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Thornwatch And Expansion Available to Pre-Order

Lone Shark Games are teaming up with Penny Arcade creators Gabe and Tycho to bring you Thornwatch, a new board game/rpg/graphic novel all rolled into one. The game is meant to be adaptable to playing styles and times. If you want a shorter experience, do a one-shot for an hour or so. Want something that'll fill the evening with entertainment? Go into full-on adventure mode and play until the sun comes back up again. The game and its first expansion will be available July 31st, but if you want to get it as soon as possible, you can put your name on the pre-order list now.

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Fray: The Restless Sea RPG Up On Kickstarter

Yo ho, yo ho, a sailor's life for me. Take to the oceans with Fray: The Restless Sea, a new RPG setting and system that's up on Kickstarter now. Two coastal city-states are on the precipice of war. Into this, you find your PCs. Will you favor one place over the other? Try and avoid war? Or relish in its arrival?

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Friday Snippets

Happy Weekend Eve!
As always, I'm excited that it's Friday. I've got D&D tonight and then a weekend of cleaning. But hey, there's still some gaming in there. But before I pretend I'm a blue dragonborn and then go all domestic on my domicile, I need to fill up on some bite-sized gaming stories.

Today on the platter we have: Elder Dice Now Available To Order, Animal Adventures: Tales of Dungeons and Doggies Up On Kickstarter, New Master Commander Available From Brother Vinni, Deraj Studios Announces Fantastical Sub-Saharan Miniatures Kickstarter Relaunch Date, Lost Kingdom Miniatures: Cuetzpal Empire Up On Kickstarter, and Dark Art Summer Sale Happening Now.


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Skirmisher Publishing Releases Men & Monsters of Polynesia

All around the world, different peoples have their various tales and legends. Strange monsters, mythical heroes, lost civilizations, fantastic locations. Skirmisher Publishing looks to bring those to your tabletop. Their latest release heads to the islands with Men & Monsters of Polynesia.

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Minimoto Clan Available For Pre-Order From GCT Studios

The bears are back in town.
Or at least, they're making their way to town. The Minimoto Clan is coming to Bushido, and you can pick up the first couple items now from GCT's webshop. The pre-order includes the starter, a couple support packs, and the Theme Card Pack. Orders will start to ship from August 1st.

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Fantasy Flight Previews Outland Scouts for Runewars

We've gotten quite a few previews of upcoming releases for Runewars that were monsters, or some elves, or some undead. It feels like it's been a while since the humans have gotten anything new for Runewars. Well, that ends... well... soon, as the Outland Scouts will be making their way to tabletops in the near future.

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