Card Games


Charmed & Dangerous Princess Adventure Card Game Up On Kickstarter

Editorial: I love everything about this campaign. Just so you know going in.
Charmed & Dangerous: The Sisters Grimm is a new tactical RPG card game that's up on Kickstarter now. It reimagines classic heroines and sets them out on adventure. You've got characters like Briar Rosa the Necromancer, Snow White the Ranger, and (my personal favorite) Gretel the Barbarian.


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Runes & Regulation Card Game Up On Kickstarter

Who doesn't want a yard full of amazingly cute fantastical creatures? Nobody, that's who. And that's what you're trying to get in Runes & Regulations. However, your neighbors don't want to be outdone, so they'll be looking to steal your pets or get the Home Owner's Association on your butt if you don't follow the rules. This new card game from the creators of Unstable Unicors is up on Kickstarter now.


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Plaid Hat Games Previews Super Punch Fighter

Z-Man is bringing all the button-mashing action of fighting video games to your tabletops. They're coming out with Super Punch Fighter, a new card game where you take on the role of fighters duking it out for ultimate victory. In this preview, we get a look at how the game's general fundamentals work like pushing buttons and playing combos.


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CMON Announces God of War: The Card Game

CMON and Sony are teaming up to bring you God of War: The Card Game. Players take on the role of characters from the classic video game as they work to stop Ragnarok. The game utilizes a mosaic of cards that create a sort of "board" that players will be fighting on, moving to different columns to attack different sections. As pieces are defeated, the cards are flipped. Players' deck of attack and defense cards grow and change as they adventure. If they can complete 3 quests, they are able to stop the end of everything.


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Grimm Tales of the Wood Card Game Up On Kickstarter

"That's rather grim." Yeah, those tales are rather grim, or Grimm, if you so choose. The original fairy tales are really, really dark when you get down to it. They're basically horror stories, and in Grimm Tales of the Wood, you can make your way into that horror show and see if you can surivive. The card game is up on Kickstarter now.


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Cryptozoic Announces Challenge of the Superfriends Card Game

Crytpozoic is going all-in with their new Gryphon card game engine. Their new Rick & Morty game uses it. And their Challenge of the Superfriends game will use it, too. Though, in their case, players will take the role of characters like Batman, Wonder Woman, and Superman to fight against the dastardly Legion of Doom.

Solomon Grundy wants pants too!


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Fantasy Flight Games Announces Spark of Hope Expansion for Star Wars: Destiny

A new set of cards for Star Wars: Destiny has been announced. It's called Spark of Hope, and while I'm sure people will be excited about many of the new cards and dice that will be coming, all I can see is that there's Grand Admiral Thrawn. And, like so many, I'm a huge Thrawn fanboy. So that's really what I'm singly focused and excited about.


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K’uh Nah Now Available From WizKids

Everyone wants to honor the gods by building the greatest pyramid they can. But only certain blocks will stack on top of others, unless you want everything to come toppling down. So, choosing the right stones and being adaptable to what's ahead matters a lot. And that's what you'll be doing in K'uh Nah, a new card game available now from WizKids.


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Ignite Board Game Up On Kickstarter

Ignite is a little bit of everything. There's deckbuilding. There's tactical movement on a board. There's terrain. There's 5 different game modes. There's solo and co-op versions. It's a board game. It's a card game. It's a little bit country. It's a little bit rock 'n' roll. As I say, it's got a little bit of everything. It's also up on Kickstarter now.


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Wasted Nights Drinking Game Coming to Kickstarter

So, I don't drink. But I know that most gamers do. And that's fine, as long as they do it responsibly. And one way to do it responsibly is to involve a game with it. That's where Wasted Nights comes in. It's a new drinking game that's coming to Kickstarter on April 14th. And for you teetotalers like me, you can play without having to get sloshed in the process.


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Cryptozoic Announces Rick and Morty: Look Who's Purging Now Card Game

Cryptozoic has a new Rick & Morty card game on the horizon. It's called Look Who's Purging Now and it uses their Gryphon game engine, letting players act simultaneously to rack up kills during the annual Festival. Who will have the greatest kill count? That's up to you to decide.


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FlamingOs Card Game Up On Kickstarter

Flamingos aren't born pink. They become pink because they eat shrimp, that contain pink pigments that eventually make its way into the bird's feathers. Just a random factoid for you as we look at FlamingOs, a new card game that's up on Kickstarter where players are Flamingos looking to collect Os, which are acquired by getting shrimp.


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Two New Star Wars: Destiny Starter Decks Available From Fantasy Flight

A pair of new starter decks area available for Star Wars: Destiny. They head back to the Prequel era of the Star Wars Saga, as players can either pick up the mantle of General Kenobi or General Grievious. Me? I'd go for the coughing robot, but that's just my take on the situation.


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Shardhunters Card Game Up On Kickstarter

Shardhunters is a new card game that's up on Kickstarter now. It's been designed from the ground up to be easy and accessible to new gamers, while still having a depth of play and strategy to keep veterans engaged. Play hunters and monsters, looking to battle against your opponents while recruiting only the best heroes for your own side.


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Renegade Game Studios Taking Pre-orders for Artsee

I'm an art fan. I enjoy going to museums and seeing great works of art. I would love to have my own gallery to show off great paintings of the past. In Artsee, I can actually do that. Build up your collection and gain enough prestige to house truly historic pieces. In the end, the player with the best gallery wins. You can pre-order your copy from Renegade Game Studios now.


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Renegade Game Studios Taking Pre-orders For Time Chase

I think all of us wish we could control time. We could speed up the things we don't want to do and slow down the things we're enjoying. You could even bounce around to different places in time. And that's what you'll do in Time Chase, in a way. It's a trick-taking game where you can even go back to previous Tricks in order to try and win them. Renegade Game Studios is taking pre-orders for this new game now.


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AEG Running Valley of the Kings Premium Edition Kickstarter

You might have the previous version of Valley of the Kings. You might even have all 3 games in the series. But AEG's still bringing you something new with their Premium Edition Kickstarter. There's new elements, a new box ready to hold everything in one, a special price, and the chance to get it several months before the expected general release (and we all know how much gamers love to be the first ones on the block with the latest and greatest games).


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Cheapass Games Retrospective Book Up On Kickstarter

For about as long as I can remember going to the gaming store, I remember seeing little bags with Cheapass Games on the side. They were a couple bucks each, and they were just fun, little games you could play in-between bigger games. I'd played a few over the years, but I never really realized just how many of those games there were. Now, Cheapass is running a Kickstarter campaign for an anthology of their products.


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River Horse Launches Krowd Funder Card Game Kickstarter

River Horse has launched their Kickstarter campaign for Krowd Funder, their new card game all about the exciting world of crowdfunding projects. This tongue-in-cheek look at the various steps of, and potential pitfalls of, crowdfunded campaigns contains some really cute artwork, if you ask me.


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Z-Man Games Posts Aerion Design Diary

We only have so many resources at our dispsoal. Nobody has control of everything. So, we must decide how to best put to use the resources that we have. That's a skill that's at the forefront of Aerion, a new game coming from Z-Man Games. In this preview, they talk with designer Shadi Torbey and look at just how resource management is the heart of the game.


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