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By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
Sep 20th, 2017
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It’s the dawn of time… Eh, that’s too early. Someone wake me up at the noon of time… No, wait, I need to get up and make my bed… though I should probably build a hut and get a village going. But to have a village, I need resources. But there’s other villages out th...
By Polar_Bear
In Events
Sep 20th, 2017
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Battlefront is awesome at having big, worldwide campaigns for their games. Firestorm: Red Thunder is their latest, and it’s been extended for another weekend to let you get involved. It’s more than just bragging rights for having your side win, participants will possibly win cool prizes f...
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
Sep 20th, 2017
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Steve Jackson Games’ Munchkin has been around for quite some time. In all those years, it’s gotten quite a lot of expansions, alternate sets, special add-ons, and all those great custom dice. Well, for this holiday season, Steve Jackson has put together Holiday Grab Boxes just filled with...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy Flight Games
Sep 20th, 2017
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Information is everything. Being informed of the situation at hand, especially in something as chaotic as a warzone can mean the difference between victory and defeat. And when an enemy is captured, getting accurate information from them is a good skill to have. Such is what you’ll be doing as ...
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
Sep 19th, 2017
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Memes are pretty much an everyday part of our lives right now. Hell, I used a couple earlier today when talking with friends. Gaming is also a part of our everyday lives (well, if you’re visiting here, it probably is, anyway). So, why not mix the two? That’s when you get Memeology, a card...
By Polar_Bear
In Accessories
Sep 19th, 2017
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There’s no such thing as “too many dice.” Also, it’s cool to have dice that match your team/army. Well, For those playing Techno Bowl from Bombshell Games, they’re giving you a chance to get custom dice for your team over on their website. *urge to know more intensifies*...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Sep 19th, 2017
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Well, it’s happened. The world has once more come to an end. Damnit, Todd! I told you to not push that button labeled, “don’t push this button.” But the nuclear bombs have fallen and it’s time to see what’s left. Unfortunately, that means dealing with all the radio...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Sep 19th, 2017
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It’s back to Tuesday we go. The Work Week will be conquered and we will make it back to the weekend. And a good way to help out with that is by listening to some gaming podcasts. Put one on, and before you know it, you’ve got some great gaming information as well as several […]...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Sep 19th, 2017
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Star Trek wouldn’t be nearly so interesting if they didn’t… y’know… trek anywhere. It’s not called Star Stay At Space Dock, after all. Only by boldly going will your crew complete its however-many-year mission. And, thankfully, Modiphius is here to help. They’...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Sep 19th, 2017
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The Curse of the Statuettes ended with the ponies headed down into the deep underground beneath Equestria. But what happened down there? Well, now we can find out. River Horse has released The Festival of Lights, the next adventure for the Tails of Equestria RPG. Note: River Horse doesn’t ship ...
By Polar_Bear
In Magazine/webzine
Sep 19th, 2017
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Well, we’ve come full circle. At least, Wargames Illustrated has, of sorts. They have issue 360 of their fine gaming publication now available to order. So if you want to fill up more of your day with great gaming content, you don’t have to look much further....
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy Sports
Sep 19th, 2017
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The article, itself, already uses “Home is where the Hearth is,” so I can’t really do that one again. So, I’ll go with “Happy Hearth’s-Warming, everyone!” A few of you might get that, anyway. But enough on puns of this player’s name, Steamforged is show...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Sep 19th, 2017
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When it comes to the Latari Elves in Runewars, they don’t need a Lorax to speak of the trees. The trees are perfectly capable of expressing themselves on their own. Which means woe to those that would try and do harm to them or those that protect them. They are the Aymhelin Scions, and theyR...
By Polar_Bear
In Miniatures Game
Sep 18th, 2017
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We all know my love of getting to see the rules for things before I buy them. I like being an informed consumer. Well, Mantic is known for having rules online, and that includes for things that aren’t even out yet. The GCPS is the new faction coming for Deadzone, and to get you excited [&hellip...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Sep 18th, 2017
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Studies show that cheese works on the brain much like narcotics and you can be, basically, addicted to it. Well, I certainly know that I am addicted to cheese. It’s really hard to ever say that I’ve had “enough” of it. So I’m always on a cheese quest, of sorts. But I can...
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
Sep 18th, 2017
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The latest set for Ascension, the fantasy deck-building game, is now available. If you weren’t able to get a copy at Gen Con (I did, hehehehe), now you can get one for yourself. This set is called Valley of the Ancients and it brings in several new abilities such as Echo and Serenity, as well [...
By Polar_Bear
In Horror
Sep 18th, 2017
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Wyrd, in their quest to make the last day of the week even more awesome and the first day of the week not so bad, have a regular preview schedule. They’re sticking with it today as they give us a preview of the Bone Pile, a new figure coming in Broken Promises. Extra bonus: this […]...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Sep 18th, 2017
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And here we are, back at Monday. Thinking back, this is the first Monday in the last 3 that I’ve been at the office. Last week was the storm, and the week before was Labor Day. My Monday shirts got a bit of a vacation, I suppose. But they’re back it today, and that means […]...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Sep 18th, 2017
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Cats. On the internet. It’s a thing. And while I may be more of a “bear” person than a “cat” person, I certainly have nothing against our feline friends. But you don’t have to be a super-cat-person to enjoy CATaclysm, a new RPG coming from Akinji Entertainment. Hum...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Sep 18th, 2017
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In a world where body modification means even more than just getting a tattoo or some cosmetic surgery, pretty much the sky’s the limit. Sure, you might just want to stay fully human, but why not look into getting all sorts of upgrades and enhancements? Well, for players in The Future Belongs t...
By Polar_Bear
In Alternate History
Sep 18th, 2017
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It’s never easy when a loved one is lost to us quickly and tragically. Unfortunately, such is the case for Lady Edith Tillington. Her husband had been on board the ship London Bridge when it went down in the deserts of Mars. Now, she would like to get his remains in order for a proper […...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy Flight Games
Sep 18th, 2017
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The first thing you do when playing in an RPG is create your character (unless you’re the GM, in which case you’re creating everything else in the world, but that’s getting ahead of ourselves). Not much of an RPG if you don’t have a character to role (roll) as. It’s a pr...
By Polar_Bear
In 40K
Sep 18th, 2017
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In the grim dark of the far-off future, the line between man and machine has certainly blurred. Cyborg implants help the servants of the Emperor with their everyday tasks, from filing things in the grand libraries to taking on the Heretic. The machine-makers are highly revered as they walk off to war...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Sep 16th, 2017
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Hey everyone. We’ve made it around to another weekend. I said I was going to probably be doing some baking. Well, I’ve got some magic cookie bars cooling right now. I love these things… probably too much… *looks at my stomach* … definitely too much. But issues with my wa...
By Polar_Bear
In Miniatures Game
Sep 15th, 2017
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Resistance is futile! Well, the Resistance faction in Eden might disagree with you there. And they’re being featured in this month’s releases from Happy Games Factory. They are getting a new starter set. There’s also new figures for the Khan Clan and ISC. But don’t worry, just...
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
Sep 15th, 2017
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You belong in a zoo! Can’t say I’ve ever had that actually yelled at me, but I do enjoy going to the zoo (though it’s been quite a long time since I’ve been to one). As one would expect, I tend to head to the polar bear enclosure and hang out there. If I could […]...
By Polar_Bear
In Historical
Sep 15th, 2017
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Warlord Games is expanding their Black Powder range. This time around, it’s the Polish and Prussians getting new units. I guess it’s the “P” month for new releases. Anyway, if you’re looking to bulk up your forces with some new line units, or a new set of cavalry modelsC...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Sep 15th, 2017
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There are many amazing creatures in the lands of Equestria. Hydras, dragons, cave eels, and much, much more. Soon, you’ll be able to bring all of those characters to your Tails of Equestria games, as River Horse and Ninja Division will be releasing the My Little Pony: Bestiary of Equestria book...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Sep 15th, 2017
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As we stand here, on Friday afternoon, on the precipice of the weekend, it seems appropriate to make a profound and meaningful statement about life, itself… … … … Anyone got anything? … Anyone? … Ah well, instead how about we just munch on some bite-sized gaming st...
By Polar_Bear
In CMON
Sep 15th, 2017
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The latest releases for Dark Age are now available. There’s some Wind and some Shadow to check out. Both Dragyri casts are getting new Leadership Boxes. Plus, each one’s also getting a “big baddie.” For the Air Caste, it’s the Storm Elemental, while the Shadow Caste gets...
By Polar_Bear
In Miniatures Game
Sep 15th, 2017
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Fridays are already pretty damn cool. But Wyrd does their best to make it even moreso with their regular previews. And today is no different. This time around, we get a look at the Striped Skulkers for The Other Side. They’re not as big and flashy as some of the things that’ve been previe...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Sep 15th, 2017
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It’s a small world after all. You’re welcome. Well, as I wait here for the people coming to hunt me down for doing that, I guess I should tell you about Sky Islands, the new expansion pack announced for Small World. The tiny world hasn’t ever really paid much attention to what goes ...
By Polar_Bear
In Miniatures Game
Sep 15th, 2017
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I know a lot of people have been waiting for this one. The new edition of the Batman Miniatures Game is now available. Well, it’s at least available as a download. You can get your copy and check out what all has changed in this new version. To celebrate the digital release of the game, [&helli...
By Polar_Bear
In 40K
Sep 15th, 2017
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Over the next three days, high school, then college, and then pro football players will be hitting the gridiron to see who is the best. I’m sure that there are many of you out there that will also be hitting the tabletop gridiron to prove much the same in games of Blood Bowl, as well […]...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Sep 15th, 2017
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It’s not quite cold and flu season yet, but that just means it’s time to stock up on disease-fighting knowledge. It also means to get prepped for the upcoming 2018 Pandemic Survival Series. Yes, Pandemic is usually a cooperative affair, but in this format, you’re racing against anot...