GCT Studios

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 A Song of Ice and Fire
Aug 19th, 2017
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Once more it’s early in the A.M. and I’m up. That’s just my schedule. But I’ve got another batch of galleries to show off from Day 2 of Gen Con. Remember, the best way to see these immediately is to follow us over on our Facebook page. Anyway, let’s get to it!...
By Polar_Bear
In Accessories
Aug 4th, 2017
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Gamers love being the first one on their block with the latest releases when they’re made available. One of the best ways to insure that you’ve got your new figures first is to pre-order. Well, for those who are fans of Bushido from GCT Studios, you can put your name down on the list to [...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Jul 25th, 2017
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Hunted throughout the Jwar Isles, the Blood Brothers and their servant are mercenaries who will sell their services to various factions in order to gain some coin and continue on their flight from the law. They’ll be a new edition to your Bushido choices, working for many of the factions, each ...
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
Jul 7th, 2017
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Ecosystems are fragile things. Everything is interconnected. Change one thing and you change everything. This is certainly true out on the Seregeti. It’s that balance that GCT Studios looks to replicate in Seregeti: A Race for Life. It’s a new card game that they’ve got up on Kickst...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Jun 16th, 2017
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Wave 36 is apparently going to be bringing something new to Bushido from GCT Studios. What is it? I don’t know. I tried asking Odin but he was pretty tight-lipped on the whole thing. Cheeky bastard. I know he’s holding out on me. For now, we’ve just got this little art preview to go...
By Polar_Bear
In Events
May 30th, 2017
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The UK Games Expo continues to grow, becoming one of the more-anticipated shows of the year. GCT Studios will be there, as usual, and they’re showing off what they’ll be doing while there, including having a new game you can demo, as well as having their World Championship Event for Bushi...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
May 15th, 2017
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There’s some new minis coming soon for the Cult of Yurei. They’ve always got some of the creepiest miniatures for Bushido, and these two are no different. Orphan and Envy are an imposing pair....
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
May 1st, 2017
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Well, seems we have another “it could be part of the Terrain Corner” type of post. GCT Studios is showing off the next figure coming out for the Ito, as well as some terrain that they’re making in participation with 4Ground....
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Apr 18th, 2017
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It’s always cool to see new artwork coming out for the games we play. Will it be some cool soldier in armor? Maybe a monk in robes? Or maybe it’ll be a spider monkey. In the case of the new artwork preview for Bushido‘s Wave 35 from GCT Studios, it’s a bit of that. In-particul...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Apr 3rd, 2017
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A couple weekends ago, GCT Studios made it to their first ever Adepticon. They had a really good show and hope to see them at more American events. On their website, they’re showing off the first part of the artwork for Wave 35 of Bushido releases. When will we get Part 2? Well, for that, [&hel...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Mar 27th, 2017
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Several companies allow winners of their big tournament for the year work with the developers in order to come up with a miniature for the game. GCT Studios is one such company, and Hakzabo is one such miniature. He was created with the help of James Hasker, the current Grand Master for Bushido. Hakz...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Mar 14th, 2017
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Along with the various heroes and creatures that you can use in Bushido, you shouldn’t overlook some of the nameless troopers that can help fill out your force. They might not be as good a sorcerer or swordsman, but they can help out with completing objectives and tying up enemy pieces. The Ito...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Feb 27th, 2017
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The spirits (kami) that inhabit the Jwar Isles can take on all sorts of forms. There’s a spirit for just about everything. In this case, it’s the Kami of Reflection, which will be making its way to your tabletops in Bushido with the next wave of releases....
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Feb 13th, 2017
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The Savage Wave (of Mutilation) is mostly made up of the tricky goblins and the hulking Oni. In the next set of release for Bushido, a new Oni will be joining their ranks. Sporting a semi-set of armor as well as a pair of nasty-looking cleavers, Goro looks to make his mark on the battlefield....
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Jan 31st, 2017
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I know how gamers are. They want the latest and the greatest and they want it now, now, now! If they can’t be the first to get the new batch of toy soldiers, they can get rather agitated. Well, some of them, anyway. Well, whether you absolutely must have the greatest right away or not, [&hellip...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Jan 9th, 2017
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Cats vs. Dogs. Cubs vs. Cardinals. Coke vs. Pepsi. There are just some classic rivalries out there. One of the more recent ones that’s come out of nerd-dom is Ninjas vs. Pirates. Well, that’s just what we’ve got previews of from GCT Studios. There’s a new Jung Pirate to check ...
By Polar_Bear
In Events
Dec 27th, 2016
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The Tengu Descension brings together everyone on the bird-to-man spectrum. You’ve got 100% humans. You’ve got birdmen. And you’ve also got 100% birds. Well, you will, anyway, when the next release for them comes out. GCT has also posted up their show schedule for next year, includin...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Dec 6th, 2016
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GCT Studios has a bit of an update going on with this preview. First is an announcement that they’re going to be teaming up with 4Ground to make Bushido-specific terrain pieces. Expect more details about that in our Terrain Corners when that’s released. They also have a bit of a guide for...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Dec 3rd, 2016
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Another Saturday, another Review Roundup. It’s a calm and subdued Saturday here at the den. Just chillin’ for a cool, December day. So, let’s just head over to today’s articles. We’ve got: Rise of the Kage, Imhotep, Arkham Horror: The Card Game, Conan the Board Game Revi...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Nov 30th, 2016
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Six new figures will soon be making their way to your gaming tables as you look to take over your own little bit of the Jwar Isles. Yes, Bushido players are getting some new figures next month, with the Jung Pirates making out like bandits (see what I did there?) with 4 new releases. The […]...
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
Oct 27th, 2016
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Electronic versions of games can really be handy when you’re not at home but you want to play a game. I mean, most of us don’t have a whole game library at our offices that we can pull from during lunchtime. And even those of us that do, we might not always have the room […]...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Oct 25th, 2016
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Bannermen have a long tradition in warfare. A battle, after all, is rather chaotic. So having a bit of an idea where your guys are can be really handy. The Ito certainly are no strangers to battle. As such, they have their own bannerman, Jirou....
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Oct 18th, 2016
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GCT Studios posted up a couple of new previews for Bushido over on their website. I’ve you’ve been wondering what else will be coming out for either the Jung Pirates or maybe the Cult of Yurei, you’ll want to check them out....
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Oct 8th, 2016
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Weeeeeeeekeeeeeeeend! Wooooooooo! Always a fan of the weekend, as you all know. Today I’m just kind of hanging out before going to a friend’s birthday party later. Should be a good time had by all. But at the moment, I’m bringing you those review articles that I know you so desperat...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Oct 3rd, 2016
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Well, it’s happened again. The world’s come to an end. Damnit, Carl! I told you to not push that button. Now humanity is spread across a nuclear wasteland, having to huddle together, scavenge resources from the surrounding desert, recruit new survivors, and perform research for the Arc in...
By Polar_Bear
In Alternate History
Sep 24th, 2016
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It’s that time again, everyone. It’s Saturday. When you read this, it’ll be at least 2pm, Eastern. But for me, currently, it’s 5:30am. I’ve got a group of friends coming over for some gaming starting at 9am and have a bunch to get done before that. We’ll probably g...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Sep 19th, 2016
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At Gen Con, in the GCT Studios display case, up at the top, off to one side, there was a model. At the time, it didn’t have a name, but it certainly was causing a bit of a stir. I mean, you don’t see many man/crab centaur models around. Well, he now has a name […]...
By Polar_Bear
In Accessories
Sep 7th, 2016
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The week rolls on. Don’t worry, people, we’ll get back to the weekend eventually. We’re at the midway point. We can get there if we stock up on some bite-sized gaming stories. Like what? Like these! On the platter today we have: GCT Studios Announces The Pioneers Program Kickstarter...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Aug 29th, 2016
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The Jung Pirates were a big hit during their release at Gen Con. Lots of people were coming over to check out the new faction and pick up the starter along with a couple extra figures. And while the Jung did get out of the gate (or is that away from the dock, when you’re […]...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Aug 12th, 2016
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Ninjas are sneaky. It’s sort of what they’re known for. While everyone was busy looking at the Jung Pirates (along with their crab-centaur-guy) at Gen Con, a new ninja was waiting off to the side, ready to ambush us with a new preview of GCT Studios’ Wave 31 for Bushido. Well, we...
By Polar_Bear
In 19th Century
Aug 5th, 2016
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Hey Everyone! It’s really hard to believe the first day of Gen Con’s already over and I’m here getting prepped for Day 2! It was such a whirlwind, I didn’t get a chance to make this post last night. But don’t worry, I’ll be sure to get plenty more pictures today an...
By Polar_Bear
In Accessories
Jul 27th, 2016
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Yo ho-ho, a pirate’s life for me. If you want to live the pirate’s life as well on your Bushido tabletops, your wait is nearly over. The next faction for the game, the Jung Pirates, are soon to be let loosed upon the seas of the Jwar Isles. If you’re going to Gen Con, you […]...
By Polar_Bear
In Events
Jul 21st, 2016
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As Gen Con gets closer, so does the imminent release of the newest faction for GCT Studios’ Bushido (editorializing here: it’s tied for my favorite miniatures game out there). It’s not just a starter set that’s coming out, either. The faction is rolling out in style with extra...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Jul 4th, 2016
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Sort of a double-feature (whether it’s late night or not) coming at you today from GCT Studios. Well, when you’ve got some big things on the horizon, you’ve got some big news posts. Today we get a look at another of the Jung Pirates, the new Bushido faction that will be premiering a...