Miniatures Game

By Polar_Bear
In Miniatures Game
Jul 21st, 2017
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You know, bull sharks have been seen in fresh water. They have been found in rivers in Australia and in places even as far away from the ocean as St. Louis. And that’s with them swimming in the water. Just think if those sharks could run across the land. Well, unfortunately (or fortunately, dep...
By Polar_Bear
In Miniatures Game
Jul 21st, 2017
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I remember when Dropzone Commander was just coming out. I was exceedingly interested in this new miniatures game. A lot of my friends back in the day had played Epic, and it looked like that same sort of feel to it. However, after watching a couple games, I realized it just wasn’t quite for me....
By Polar_Bear
In Historical
Jul 21st, 2017
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As you all know, I’m a big fan of seeing rules for a game before I buy it. Well, Warlord Games’ newest endeavor, Blood Red Skies, has its rulebook now posted up online as a free .pdf download. If you’d like to check out this new game where you are in charge of squadrons over [&helli...
By Polar_Bear
In Accessories
Jul 21st, 2017
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And here we are once more. It’s Friday. And I’m having a conversation with a friend in Wales about chip butty, because that’s how life works sometimes. It’s really got me wanting some poutine, actually. … or just anything, I’m starving. Well, before I head out of h...
By Polar_Bear
In Corvus Belli
Jul 21st, 2017
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The next set of releases are available from Corvus Belli for Infinity. Head on down to your LGS or make your way to their webshop and pick you up some high-tech soldiers....
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Jul 21st, 2017
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Hut! Hut! Omaha! Hike! You know, the football season (that’s the American variety of football, mind you) isn’t all that far away, really. I mean, we’re almost to August, after all. So I’m sure some of you are going to be getting out your fantasy football teams, both on paper a...
By Polar_Bear
In Miniatures Game
Jul 21st, 2017
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Hopefully you’re enjoying the Wicked Harvest releases for Hordes that just came out. I’m sure some of you have picked up the new faction. But what if you just want to fight against them? Well, there’s some new releases coming out for other factions as well, including the original cr...
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 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 Hordes
Jul 20th, 2017
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The other day, a friend of mine snapped a picture outside of her local Kroger. They had Halloween decorations for sale. It seems Privateer Press is much in the same spirit, as the Grymkin, the latest faction for Hordes, full of creepy and scary monsters, is now available....
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Jul 19th, 2017
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WWII saw many different new weapons and tactics used out on the battlefield. It’d be impossible to represent each and every single way a trooper was kitted out during the conflict… but that doesn’t mean companies can’t try. Baueda has added 6 new characters as add-ons as part ...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Jul 19th, 2017
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This week feels like it’s going by quickly. I was waking up this morning and went, “whoah… it’s already Wednesday.” Seems those podcasts are helping. Either that, or it’s because I’m pretty busy over here. Lots going on behind the scenes. My screen’s pr...
By Polar_Bear
In Miniatures Game
Jul 19th, 2017
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Underestimated Games has completed the rulebook for their miniatures game, Purgatory, and have posted it on their Facebook shop for your downloading, reading, and playing pleasure. The book also has 40 pages of background about the world the game takes place in, giving you a full grounding in what is...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Jul 18th, 2017
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Goblins are pretty prolific. They seem to end up all over everywhere. As such, they can end up being mutated by magic, or environmental factors, or just genetics gone awry. The NurGoblins certainly aren’t your garden-variety greenskin. They’ve been twisted and made evil (well, evil-er), a...
By Polar_Bear
In 19th Century
Jul 18th, 2017
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Firelock Games is coming to the end of their latest Kickstarter for Blood & Plunder. The No Peace Beyond the Line expansion looks to add to everyone’s factions. But how best to keep track of it all? Well, that’s where the Unit Decks come in. Instead of having to flip through the rule...
By Polar_Bear
In Alternate History
Jul 18th, 2017
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There’s a new 2-player starter set coming out for Dystopian Wars. You all know my love of 2-player starters. This one is called Operation North Star. It pits the Teutonic Order from Scandinavia against the Dominion of Canada. Along with the 2-player kit, there’s numerous other sets for th...
By Polar_Bear
In Miniatures Game
Jul 18th, 2017
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For the 15th anniversary set of HeroClix, WizKids is headed to the Elseworlds, a group of alternate-realities from the DC Universe we normally know. We all know that Wonder Woman is pretty big right now, what with her hit movie and all. But, in the comics, she was big, literally. Like, a walking buil...
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 Miniatures Game
Jul 17th, 2017
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The first time I was typing out that headline, I started typing, “Knew.” Caught myself just at the last minute. Anyway, there’s some new releases over on the Knuckleduster Miniatures website. They’ve got new characters, a new six-pack, and even some terrain for your games....
By Polar_Bear
In Miniatures Game
Jul 17th, 2017
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So yeah, Monday may not be most people’s favorite day, but Wyrd does what they can to make it better with their regular previews. This time around, it’s a look at the artwork for the Guild Investigator....
By Polar_Bear
In Historical
Jul 17th, 2017
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Warlord Games has some new Bolt Action releases available over in their webshop. They’ve also started taking pre-orders for their next campaign book. This time, they’re headed back to the Pacific, specifically the islands of New Guinea. If you’re gonna get there, you’re gonna ...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy Sports
Jul 17th, 2017
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The Blacksmith’s Guild is looking to reshape the world of Guild Ball like a smith reshapes metal. Their Master/Apprentice dynamic gives you a team with no mascot and no official captain (you pick who is in charge at the start of the game). So there’s a lot of anticipation on what these pl...
By Polar_Bear
In Miniatures Game
Jul 14th, 2017
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Fridays are pretty awesome already. But throw in that Wyrd is regularly showing off art and renders for The Other Side and man… it’s hard to beat Friday in terms of awesome. This week, we get a look at the Abyssian faction with a peek at Prince Unathi....
By Polar_Bear
In CMON
Jul 14th, 2017
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The next set of releases is available for Dark Age from CMON. This month, we have the new Haniel Triad Unit Box, as well as the continued repackaging of unit boxes for the Fire Caste, with boxes for the Cinder Slaves, Brimstones, Volcanic Helots, Volcanic Phalanx, and Infernos. Along with all that, t...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy Flight Games
Jul 14th, 2017
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Three new ships are available for the X-Wing Miniatures Game from Fantasy Flight. This is because Wave XI of ships is out now in their webshop as well as your LGS (well, hopefully at your LGS, anyway). They’re the new Auzituck Gunship, the Scurrg H-6 Bomber, and the TIE Aggressor....
By Polar_Bear
In 40K
Jul 14th, 2017
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Who doesn’t love giant chain guns? Nobody, that’s who. If you’d like to add a new, giant chain gun tank to your arsenal, then Forge World has what you’re looking for. They’re taking orders for their new Legion Sicaran Punisher Assault Tank over in their webshop now....
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 Contest
Jul 14th, 2017
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Vive la France! Man, you ever want to read about a strange time of turmoil, go read about the French Revolution. But, it’s over with now (and has been for quite some time) and to celebrate, as usual, Corvus Belli is having an Infinity giveaway....
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 Miniatures Game
Jul 13th, 2017
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Forge of Destiny is a new sci-fi miniatures game that has been in development for quite some time. Well, the creators feel they’re close enough now to launch to let everyone know about it (the rules are on their last run through playtesting). The game has 3 races mostly-done, with a 4th on the ...
By Polar_Bear
In Historical
Jul 13th, 2017
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The greatest German Tank Ace (and, actually, the top tank ace from the whole war) of WWII was Kurt Knispel. If you’d like to add him to your forces in Bolt Action, you only have a small window in which to recruit him. Warlord Games is taking orders from now until the 16th....
By Polar_Bear
In Miniatures Game
Jul 13th, 2017
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Knight Models has posted up their July releases for the DC Universe Miniatures Game as well as the Batman Miniatures Game (since their figures come with stats for both). This time around, it’s quite a set. There’s a new version of Batman, as well as several Justice League members. And you...
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 Accessories
Jul 12th, 2017
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Is the week going by fast for anyone else? I woke up this morning and was like, “whoah… it’s already Wednesday!” I guess being busy will do that for you. Monday was All the News! Yesterday was more news, a regular meeting, and then working on a new article. Today’s headi...