Halfway through the week, and I realize that this is the one week this month that I've had that's a "normal" week. No going out of town. No extra days off. Just the regular 5-day workweek. ... Yay?
But anyway, as you finish up the leftovers from Thanksgiving, let's also snack on some bite-sized gaming stories.
Today on the platter we have: New Imperial Tomb Bases Available From Dark Art Miniatures, New Add-On for Ophidian Menace Kickstarter by Barbaric Splendor, Final Week For Canitaurs & Felitaurs: Miniatures and Cards Set for DnD 5E Kickstarter, and X Table 2.0 Folding Table Up On Kickstarter
Well hello there, middle of the week. Nice to see you. I tell you what, I'm really ready for the weekend. I'm still trying to catch up from Expo on my sleep. But that's what you get when you're up late gaming for several nights in a row, followed by full days hanging out with some really awesome people. So, as I try and keep my eyes open, I need to snack on some bite-sized gaming stories.
Today on the platter we have: Imperial Palace bases Available from Dark Art Miniatures, New Flagstone bases now Available From Tabletop-Art, and 20mm Vehicle Armor Plates Available From Ramshackle Games.
Fridaaaaaaaaaay! Woo! *coughcoughcough* Ok, so I'm still a bit sick. But having slept for... oh... about 15 hours, give or take, last night, I'm feeling a bit better. Also, my appetite is coming back. So there's that. As such, I'm not just having soup, I'm also noshing on these bite-sized gaming stories.
Today on the platter we have: New 32mm Infested Bases From Dark Art Miniatures, PeltaPeeps in Mensa Mind Games 2018, New Ancient Oval Bases Available From Micro Art Studio, and Mystery Dice Weekend Sale at Kraken Dice.
Well, it's certainly been a busy week. But, that also means that things have gone by rather quickly. You know me, I'm always trying to get back to that weekend. But before I get there, I just got a decent-sized proofing project I need to work on. So I'd better make sure I have enough energy by downing some bite-sized gaming stories.
Today on the platter we have: Introducing The Cocked Roll D&D Web Series, New Imperial Palace Bases Available From Dark Art Miniatures, Ancient Dice Up On Kickstarter, and New Orcs Available From Kromlech.
Friday! Woo! *runs around with arms over my head* Yeah, I'm excited for the weekend. Some of the toy soldiers I ordered a couple weeks ago finally came in at the LGS (yes, it's Guild Ball stuff) and so I'm planning on being there bright and early at 10am when they open to get 'em. I hope you've got somewhat similar plans. But if we're going to be at the gaming shop good and early, we need to munch on some bite-sized gaming stories.
Today on the platter we have: Cy-Co Western Cyberpunk Board Game Coming to Kickstarter, Bagthulhu Dice Bag Up On Kickstarter, New Releases Available From Hitech Miniatures, 40mm Imperial Palace bases Available From Dark Art Miniatures, Ogroid-fighter by Brother Vinni Now Available, RN Esutido's Kickstarter Drahontyr the Mountain King unlocked, and Norsaga: Odds and Endings Coming To Kickstarter
Hey kids. I see from my friends feed that quite a lot of you are headed to Chicago for Adepticon. I really wish I was going. I would be, but there's a bunch of proofing projects that are coming along, and I know how you gamers get if you have to wait even an extra day to get your games. ;) Anyway, if you're on the road or the plane or the pogostick, you're going to need to keep your energy up. So here's a bunch of bite-sized gaming stories to tide you over until you can get to Portillo's.
Today on the platter we have: Higher Grounds is Gearing Up for their Dhovaine Kickstarter, Privateer Press Bringing Nemo Bust To Adepticon, Killbox Games Running Frazetta Miniatures Kickstarter, Reichguard Knights Medieval Miniatures On Kickstarter, Early Imperial Roman Legionaries Available From Victrix, Hannibal & Hamilcar Coming To Kickstarter Next Month, Treasure Island reached Full Captain Kickstarter News, Dark Art Miniatures Releases British Motor Platoon Passenger Trays, Khurasan releases Southeast Asian baggage elephants, Win A Copy of the Outlands Rulebook, Casual Game Revolution Posts Top 5 Takeaways from GAMA Trade Show 2017, The Third Law: Kickstarter date confirmed, Acheson Creations Releases Megatherium (Giant Sloth), Weapon Platform Weapons Now Available Separately from Kromlech, The Iron Crows and other Dwarves of Kazhuk Izril, and Final Days For Dinosaur Island on Kickstarter.
We've arrived, beautiful readers. Friday is here and we're making our way through it to the weekend. It won't be long now and there'll be a couple great days of just hanging out and maybe doing some gaming. I'm happy because my friend came back from LVO and brought me the new Season 3 cards and a couple players for Guild Ball. So I'll be assembling Granite and Veteran Siren either tonight or tomorrow, with them hopefully seeing the pitch soon. Best to make sure I'm well-fed on some bite-sized gaming stories.
Today on the platter we have: AEG Announces Thunderstone Quest Coming To Kickstarter, Sacred Sword Chibi Minis Up On Kickstarter, Nuclear Shrimp Posts Black Earth Indiegogo Preview, Tabletop-Art Releases Ancestral Ruins banderoles and symbols, Apocalyptic Upgrades Sci-Fi Minis Up On Kickstarter, Chronicles: The Game Coming To Kickstarter Later This Year, MidKnight Heroes Super Chibi Round 2 - Reboot Pledge Manager Now Open, Trollkins Minis Up On Indiegogo, 28mm Greek/Macedonian Figures Up On Kickstarter, Simeon and His Buffalo Available From Golem Miniatures, and Soviet Passenger Trays Available From Dark Art Miniatures.
Friiiiiiiidaaaaaaay! Woo! We've made it, everyone! At least for me, it was a nice, calm, "standard" week. As a creature of habit, I'm very grateful for that. Many of us here in the US are also getting a 3-day weekend, what with Martin Luther King Jr. Day being this upcoming Monday. So that's cool. I hope you have some cool weekend activities planned and that today being Friday the 13th doesn't mean anything bad for you. But as we go into the weekend, we should stock up on bite-sized gaming stories.
Today we have: New Ruler Designs From Kromlech, Cryptozoic Releases Mighty Meeples: DC Justice League Collection Tin, New Aufklarungs Passenger trays from Dark Art Miniatures, New Warbikes and Trikes from Raging Heroes, Rebel Minis Releases New 28mm Sci-Fi Packs, Cardstock Warriors Site is Live, Weekend Promo from Kromlech, and New Bases Available From Micro Art Studio.
It's a hive of activity here in the office. We've got a lot of extra people in the office in town for the Expo this weekend. And it sounds like they're building something in the warehouse (which is right behind my desk). Everything for the show is in "Final check" phase. That means utter chaos, of course, but in a good way. :P In the meantime, let's fill up on some bite-sized gaming stories, shall we?
Today we have: Rotten Factory Miniatures - Rise of the Dark Power On Wspieram, Totentanz Miniatures Tercio May releases Posted, Last 5 Days For Aether Captains on Kickstarter, New Ancestral Ruin 32mm and 40mm base deals from Tabletop-Art, Junk Spirit Games announces By Order of the Queen, Dark Siren Available Now From Kabuki Models, Load Board Game Coming To Kickstarter Soon, 15mm WW2 and Vietnam Passenger Trays Available From Dark Art Miniatures, A new design appears From Red Panda Miniatures, Khurasan releases 15mm Soviet T-64B, Brigade Models Release 15mm Neo-Soviet Conscripts, Final Day For Aeon's End Up On Kickstarter, Hope Board Game Coming To Kickstarter June 9th, and Cross promotion between Fragged Empire and FAITH: The Sci-Fi RPG.
Well, Thursday is here. I know a lot of people are on their way to Boston for PAX East this weekend. I'm not. But for those that are, here's some travel music for you. I hope you all find your wooden legs. Meanwhile, the rest of us will try and make our gaming tables look as good as they can via the Terrain Corner.
Today we have: Manorhouse Workshop Update #22 – Tough life for our 3D Bases, New Ruined City Bundle from Demo's Laser-Cut Designs, 15mm MG nests and log dug-in markers released by Dark Art Miniatures, Pwork Woodland - Mousepad Wargame Mat Now Available, and Tabletop-Art Previews New Rune Stones.
We continue to move forward, not backward, upward, not forward, and always whirling, whirling, twirling towards the weekend. We might also be dizzy now... Anyway, we have made it halfway through the week. And someone brought a giant bag stuffed with candy and put it in the break room here. So, while I can't give you a "fun-size" Kit-Kat through the screen (I tried, but then I has to go clean my monitor), I can give you some bite-size gaming stories.
So, for today we have: H.E.A.D. Hunters Coming to Kickstarter This Fall, Unity: A Brand New Indie RPG on the Horizon, New Fire Forge themed bases Available From Dark Art Miniatures, Pipmen Playing Cards (Relaunch) On Kickstarter, Rockabilly Heads Now Available From Tabletop-Art, Golem Miniatures shop is online, New Multi-Mini Deal From Nexus Miniatures, North Star Military Figures Takes Over Day-to-Day Activities of Copplestone Castings, Winter War: Free Combat Patrol supplement for 1939 Russo-Finnish War From Sally 4th, New Stygian Torsos Available From Bits of War, Lands of Ruin Kickstarter reaches the funding goal, and Final Day for Battle Arena Show On Kickstarter.
It's time to head back to the office. Hopefully that's not too bad of a thing for you. I don't mind it so much. Been talking with coworkers about all the cool stuff they did over the weekend. Lots of gaming to be had. Good times.
Anyway, for future gaming sessions, you want your tables to look as good as possible, and that's what we're here to help with today.
This Terrain Corner we have: Real 3D Fantasy Scenery to print for RPG and Wargames On Kickstarter, Pwork Wargames science-fiction gaming mat: Combat Plaza Released, and Pre-painted modular sci-fi interiors available now from Sally 4th.
Well, while it seems like we dodged one bullet here in Georgia the other day, only getting some rain. It's looking tonight like we might get a bit of accumulated precipitation. Though considering tomorrow it's supposed to get to 38 and the day after it's supposed to be sunny and 51, I'm not really worried about it. I can't really say the same for the rest of GA. They seem like they're going freaking nuts. But waddyagonnado? I'm just looking forward to tomorrow when I'm getting my next tattoo. *squee with excitement!*
Before then, though, we need to get you some bite-sized stories. So let's go ahead and do that.
Today we have: ArmiesArmy 15mm Cold war Kickstarter Breaking Through Stretch Goals, Khurasan releases 15mm PMCs (or special ops), Gob'z'heroes Breaking Through Stretch Goals On Kickstarter, New Iron Reich Goblin Squad Available From Kromlech, FatMan Productions introduces Awakening: Recon, Prang Raider packs and platoon now released From the Ion Age, The Guildmate Half Rack Tray Available From Tectonic Craft Studios, New alternative driver for Titan-Forge zeppelins, Khurasan releases 15mm Middle Eastern Heavy Weapons set, Alternative Armies: 28mm Undead and Monsters range released with freebies, and New Lava Bike/Cavalry bases Available From Dark Art Miniatures.
Taking a break from the RPG Kickstarters for a minute. Is the week going by quickly for anyone else? On my ride in to work today, I looked down at my dashboard and saw my odometer and, for a moment, went, "why is that so high? It's only Tues... oh... wait... it's Wednesday. Ok, that makes sense." But seeing as it is Wednesday and all, we should have ourselves a Midweek Snippets. Man, this is also the first Wednesday in a couple weeks where I don't have tomorrow off. Makes me a little sad, but I'll get through it, somehow.
Anyway, today's batch of bite-sized stories includes: Skirmisher Publishing Releases 100 Oddities for a Wizard's Tower, New Year's Sale Happening Over at Advanced Deployment, Pulposaurus Entertainment Updates About the future of Conan: Rise of Monsters, New Praetorian Helmeted Heads From Puppets War, Chemical Spill: the Chemistry Card game: two weeks left on Kickstarter, Massive Awesome Announces Launch Date For Shattered Earth Kickstarter, Purgatory Posts New Previews, New Year's Sale From Dark Art Miniatures, Iron Cross Miniatures Posts New Fireteam Release, New Dwarf King from Scibor, Too Fat Lardies Christmas Special, BattleGateGames Releases New Bust, New Battlefields XP Tufts From The Army Painter, ArmiesArmy 15mm Cold War Kickstarter is Live, New Paint Storage Systems from Burn In Designs, New Lower Pricing on Legends of Kalidasia Starter Sets, New Releases Available From Hinterland Miniatures, "Shieldwolf vs Orcs" launches on Kickstarter Tuesday 12th January, and Chicago Shootout reaches 50% funded on Kickstarter.
Well, Black Friday, Small Business Saturday, ... umm... Sunday... and Cyber Monday are all done. So that means no more sales, right? Wrong! At least in the case of Dark Art Miniatures. They're just starting up their Winter Sale.
Secret Weapon Miniatures and Dark Art Miniatures (Secrets of the Dark Art Weapons Miniatures?) are running themselves a little contest. They are looking to promote the possibilities of the Malice RPG line by giving you a chance to win some terrain. Everyone likes terrain. All you have to do is write a little story.
Well, it's the first Sunday of autumn and yeah, it's easy to tell here in Atlanta. Yesterday was a heavy drizzle all day. Today it's overcast with a little bit of a breeze. Rather nice.
And, as usual for Sundays, we've got some bite-sized stories to give to you.
Today's batch includes: Crystal Field 30mm and 40mm Round-Lip Base Deals from Tabletop-Art, New Titan Lava Base From Dark Art Miniatures, Mage Company Taking Essen Pre-Orders, and All-New Nova Aetas in January 2016.
Summer is coming to an end, but there's still some time to have a summer sale. Gotta stock up on gaming gear for the coming cold months (if you're in the Northern hemisphere) or for when it's so hot it'll melt your face off (if you live in the Southern hemisphere). Dark Art Miniatures is having themselves a sale over in their webshop.
We continue on with the post-Gen Con week's work. Though I was able to keep up with a lot of things, obviously, things are going to fall behind in some areas. I'm almost out of the mountain of e-mails I'd gotten over the weekend. If I've not replied to you yet, don't worry, I will. There's just a lot to sort through.
At the moment, though, it's sorting through a bunch of bite-sized stories.
This time around we've got: Age of Tyrants Updates Rulebook, New Heroic Scale Female Heads from Statuesque Miniatures, Fablestone Dice: Bone Origins now on Kickstarter - fantasy themed dice with innovative features, Another Warthrone approved army list: High Elves from Warhammer, Khurasan releases 15mm Middle Eastern Irregulars, Free Miniature for August from The Ion Age, Pay What You Want Adventure Module Now Available, New 32mm Lava themed bases Available from Dark Art Miniatures, Evil Bear Wargames First Release: Bear Tactical Hardsuits, and some more installments of The Fiver from The Meeple Mechanic.
We're halfway there, ladies and gentlemen. Halfway to the weekend. If you haven't started making plans, now would be a good time. For those of you in the US, the 4th of July is Saturday. I'm sure cookouts will abound. And if you're at one, why not bring along a game or two to play? There's plenty of party games that would be most welcome at just about any gathering. For me? I'm going to keep things low-key this weekend. I had two rather busy weekends in a row. So this weekend I'm going to stay at home and cook. What am I going to cook? ... I've not figured that out yet. Suggestions would be welcome (and any accompanying recipes also welcome).
But as for right now, it's time for some bite-sized stories.
This batch includes: Fury is funded with 24 day left, Some More Installments of The Fiver from The Meeple Mechanic, New 32mm Resin bases (Tomb, Urban & Sci-fi Deck) from Dark Art Miniatures, Armorcast's 4th Annual Cinematic Effects Contest is Here, Apex TDBG Expansion Kickstarter is now EU Friendly, Club Fantasci Editorial: Kickstarter Press Releases and Free Promotion, Old Dominion Gameworks posts Post Captain Bonus Ship files, Vending Bot free for July at The Ion Age, and Bullets & Brains Tokens Now Available from Sally 4th.
Dark Art Miniatures released some new Tomb Bases over in their webshop to help you customize your models.
From the release:
As promised I have released more Tomb bases. A second set of 10x 25mm bases which is now included in the Tomb Core Pack, 1 120x95mm oval Tomb base (variant 1) and 1, 120x95mm oval Tomb base (variant 2) Take a peep ;) Regards Klaus