Flying Pig Games


Crowbar! The Rangers at Pointe DU Hoc Strategy Board Game Up On Kickstarter

There were many daring raids and operations during WWII. One possibly of the most was the assault on Pointe du Hoc. Now, you can bring the action and tension of that ranger raid to your tabletops with Crowbar!. The game is a solitaire tactical strategy game, with coop mode available as a stretch goal. The Kickstarter campaign is running now.

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Night of Man: Alone Against the Aliens Now Available As PDF

It's always good when companies listen to their consumers. Feedback from the people is a great way to know exactly what they want. Well, Flying Pig Games has heard you. They've made it so you can get their Night of Man: Alone Against the Aliens as a downloadable pdf file. You can get your copy now.

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Old School Tactical Volume II: West Front 1944-45 Now Available Digitally

Flying Pig is pleased to expand their Old School Tactical game with a new book of units. Volume II takes players to the Western Front during the years 1944 and 1945. It features all manner of American and German units that partook in late-war actions all across the plains of Europe. You can download your copy now and get to fightin'.

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Armageddon War: Armored Combat in the End War Up On Kickstarter

Most of us could see it coming. Corporations running amok. Diseases spreading through the land. Weather going all crazy. Society basically collapsed and there's little left except those nations that hung on going to war with one-another over what resources are left. That's what's happening in Armageddon War, a new tactical board game that's up on Kickstarter now.

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Review Roundup

The "busy day" at Gen Con is in full swing. I'm running around like crazy trying to get photos of things. What you're reading now is past me telling you about current me. But past me knows that current you also wants to read about some game reviews. So let's get to it.

Today we have: Scythe, Medici, Evolution: Climate, Kraftwagen, Bear Valley, Oh My Goods, Here, Kitty, Kitty, The Grizzled, Bureaunauts, Cigar Box Battle Mats, Viticulture, Euphoria, Old School Tactical, Star Bastards, and Ember.


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Review Roundup

Saaaatuuuuuuurrrdaaaaaaaaaay!
Saturday of a long weekend, too. All. The. Bonus!

But that doesn't mean I'm going to shirk my duties. You want your review articles, and I'm here to give them to you.

So I present to you: Who Knew, Everdawn, Flick 'Em Up, Night of Man, Ra, Through the Ages: A New Story of Civilization, Tyrants of the Underdark, VIII Corps: The Somme 1916, Wombat Rescue, Nefarious, Apotheca: The Secret Potion Society, Back to the Future: An Adventure Through Time, Dungeon Time, Bear Valley, and Millennium Blades.


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'65 Squad-Based Vietnam Board Game Up On Kickstarter

My dad was actually drafted during the Vietnam conflict (since, y'know, there was no declaration of war ever signed. Just as there hasn't been since WWII). He trained at Fort Knox in the mechanized infantry. He learned to drive an APC. He never actually made it to Vietnam, itself, though. His orders were sent to the wrong base when his time ran out. Strange to think that I probably wouldn't be here if those orders had gone to the right place. Anyway, '65 is a new squad-based board game that recreates the early battles of Vietnam. They're up on Kickstarter now.

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Old School Tactical game up on Kickstarter

Flying Pig Games is running a Kickstarter campaign for Old School Tactical, their military strategy games that harkens back to the cardboard chit games of the 70s. They're well over their funding goal with still 18 days to get in on the action.

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