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It's Saturday! Hope you're getting in some gaming. As I mentioned yesterday, I'm currently getting my arm repeatedly jabbed and ink permanently applied to it. It's fun!... Really!...
Actually, it's not so bad, honestly.
And I'm sort of a wimp when it comes to needles. So if I can do it, you can, too (if you want).

But anyway, as usual, we've got our regular feature of collecting all the review articles we found all week and have them here for you now.

Included this week are reviews/previews of: Eggs and Empires, Meteor, Summoners Wars Aliiances Master Set, Dreamforge Valkir Assault Troopers, D&D Miniatures Ancient Silver Dragon, New Mars Attacks Terrain Sprues, March of the Ants, Bill Shakespeare Is Dead, Lords and Ladies, Find my Monsters, and Ion.

Saturday night's alright for fighting... your enemies on the tabletops around the world!
Hopefully you're doing that, anyway.
I've got various whatnots I'm working on at home, one of which is spring cleaning. Joy of joys. But hey, it means next weekend I can have a game day here and not worry about people thinking that an actual bear lives in this place.

Anyway, until then, we've got our regular series of collecting up all the reviews we found over the past week and presenting them to you.

This week's reviews/previews include: Cog 'O' Two Paint and Hobby Station, D&D Miniatures: Elemental Evil Booster, Fallen by Watchtower Games, Five Points: Gangs Of New York By Mayfair Games, Sandcastles Kickstarter, Lost Cities Card Game, Dungeon Dwellers, War of Kings, Super Fantasy Rumble, Black & White, Animal Upon Animal, Tide of Iron, Legion of Honor, and Star Wars Armada.

Welcome to another Saturday. This week went by quick (at least for me). I hope you've been enjoying the Adepticon photos we've been posting. Be sure to check out the ones of the Desert Hydra. Makes me almost wish I played Skorne. I might get one of those just to paint up.

Anyway, as is custom here on TGN, we've collected the review articles from the week and have them here in one place for you here today.

In this batch we have previews/reviews of: Kromlechs' Armoured Orc Assault and SMG Squads, Urban Commando and Battleground Gaming Mats, Deus Board Game, Dead Man's Draw, The Institute of Magical Arts, Board Game Quest's Top 10 Cooperative Games, Port Royal, Saboteur, Mysterium, Wizard's Academy, and XCOM.

Well, well, well. Here we are at another Saturday. I hope that those of you out in Boston for PAX East are having a good time, enjoying the cold and snow and all that. Here in Atlanta, it's rainy and decently warm. Not the greatest weather to be outside, so that's why everyone should be inside at a gaming table, enjoying this wonderful hobby world of ours.

Anyway, it's also time for another Review Roundup.

This week's installment includes reviews/previews of: Sally 4th 28mm Modular Castle Kits, D&D Miniatures: Tiamat and Bahamut Dragons, Clairvoyance, Harbour, Commands & Colors: Ancients Expansions 2 & 3, Super Motherload, Cyclades: Titans, RESISTOR_, Epic Resort, and Vault Wars.

S-a-t-u-r-d-a-y, Night!
Ok, so it's not exactly "night" yet... unless you're East of here. So those of you in Europe might consider it night.

I'm getting off track. Anyway, it's Saturday and hopefully you're getting your gaming groove on.

We've got a collection of the review articles we found during the week and present them to you now.

In this edition, we have reviews/previews of: Doomtown: Reloaded, Mysterium, Between Two Cities, Dungeons & Dragons Fifth Edition Dungeon Master’s Guide, Sanssouci, Mythtopia, The Tyrant and Dreadnought Army Cases from Tabletop Tyrant, Oh My Gods!, Iron Kingdoms: Unleashed Adventure Kit, and Specter Ops.

We hope your week has gone by well. It's been a busy one over here. Lots of news and lots of work on the next issue of Ravage US. However, we have had time to collect our regular group of reviews for you to look over.

This time we have reviews/previews of: D&D Miniatures: Tyranny of Dragons Booster, Keyflower: the Farmers Expansion, Sentinel Tactics, Hitman Holiday, Fleet Commander: Nimitz, The Robotic Age RPG, Mutiny, Grifter: A Game of Cons, and Bruges.

Love is in the air.
We here hope you're spending the day playing the games you love with the people you love.

And as usual, we've got our Review Roundup for Saturday.
Did the reviewers love the games they tried? Only reading on will find out.

In this week's installment, we've got reviews/previews of: Arcadia Quest, G-Mat Snow Storm Terrain Mat, The Meeple Mechanic's Top 8 Kickstarter Games Going On Now, Cyclades: Titans Expansion, Rhino Hero, Noctu the Bounty Hunter by Savage Forge Minis, The 5th Land, Road Rally USA, Machi Koro, XCOM, the expansion for Mascarade, San Juan, Pagoda, Rise of Cthulhu, and Hitman Holiday.

It's another Saturday. Hopefully you've got something fun going on.

Anyway, here's the reviews we found during the week (it was apparently a big week for posting reviews. There's quite a lot to go through).

We've got reviews/previews of: Chaos & Alchemy, Fields of Arle, High Command - Escalating Conflict, Sellswords, War Stories, Trains: Rising Sun, Kalypto, 7 sins, Hitman Holiday, Amber Route, Twisting Catacombs Dungeon Scenery, M4 Sherman from Warlord Games/Italeri, Trikerion: Legends of Illusion, Games Workshop's Wood Elf Treeman, Sisters of the Thorn, Dark Eldar Voidraven Bomber, and the Zen Terrain Fast Food Stall.

We've got another Saturday here on TGN and that means a collection of the review stories we found throughout the week. What are others saying about the games you're interested in playing? Read on to find out.

This time we've got reviews (and a couple previews) for games/models like: Rivet Wars, Eight Minute Empire, Kromlech's Orc Warchief, Witness, new Nachtjager releases for Flames of War, Scoville, Wizard Dodgeball, San Juan (the game, not the location. Though one is based on the other), Xia: Legends of a Drift System, Out of Dodge, Hoyuk, the 5th Edition Monster Manual, Amerigo, and King of New York.

That should keep you busy for a while.

Even when I was younger and had a bit more disposable income than I do now, I always looked to reviews (mostly through my friends) to let me know if a game was worth picking up or not. Reviews are a vital resource so as to not end up with a new game/model that will just sit on your shelf, collecting dust, but instead see plenty of table time.

Here's a list of reviews we found over this past week.

Read down to the bottom, if you wouldn't mind, as I've got some questions for you and a contest as well.
Graven Games takes a look at the 28mm Ruined Farmhouse terrain kit from Timeline Miniatures and lets us know what they think about it in this new review article.

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Today we’re building the 28mm Farmhouse Ruin kit from Timeline Miniatures, a company who produce a range of wargaming accessories and buildings in 28mm, 20mm, and 15mm scales. The 28mm Farmhouse Ruin is a low cost kit designed for Bolt Action and similar WWII themed game systems, but we also think its got potential elsewhere in post-apocalyptic settings and even RPGs such as D&D – So many tabletop games make use of ruined scenery.


Graven Games gives us their thoughts on Deep-Cut Studios Gaming Terrain Mat in this new review article.

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A great looking table can add a huge amount to the cinematic feel of wargames such as Warhammer 40k and Warpath. Today we are reviewing a Wargames Terrain Mat from Deep-Cut Studio, a company specialising in great looking backdrops to a wide range of tabletop games.


Graven Games gives you their thoughts on the Nagash Book 2 from Games Workshop in this new review article.

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Following on from the mammoth First Book of the End Times, the second book doesn’t scrimp to deliver in terms of changing the landscape of Warhammer Fantasy. There are a few updates for the rules which in their most basic form, lower the entry level model count for fantasy while bringing people firmly back to the idea of ‘Herohammer’...


Graven Games has a new review article up that takes a look at the Imperial Siege Mortar from Kromlech.

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*BOOM* It’s time to bring out the heavy artillery! Today we’ll be reviewing the huge Imperial Siege Mortar kit from Kromlech. We’re used to seeing Kromlech’s WW2 Orc models and conversion parts, so we’re looking forward to seeing how their other kits compare.


Graven Games gives us a look at the new Nagash book in this new review article.

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All across the face of the Old World the dead are uneasy in their graves and the winds of Shyish gust wildly. Usirian, lord of the Nehekaran underworld is dead and taking his place is the Demi-god Nagash, first Necromancer, the dread lord of Nagashizzar, the enemy of life itself and potentially the savior of the Warhammer Fantasy world. The world is ending and every single race, every faction, has been called to arms for the last great war. The End Times are upon us.


Graven Games takes a look at Anvil Industry's Republic Goliath Assault Mech in this new review article.

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We love to use big stompy war robots in our games, and today we are adding the Republic Goliath Assault Mech from Anvil Industry to our collection. The Goliath Assault Mech is part of Anvil Industry’s AFTERLIFE miniatures range, a tabletop wargame which was successfully kickstarted at the end of last year. Anvil Industry also produce an extensive range of power armoured minis as part of their Exo-Lords range, in addition to a wealth of conversion parts suitable for use in 28mm wargames such as Warhammer 40k.


Graven Games takes a look at some of the field artillery pieces from Kromlech in this new review article.

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It’s time to bring out a couple of big guns from Kromlech in today’s review. We’re building the Orc Field Cannon, the Orc Howitzer, and also some Goblin Artillery Crew to go with them. These kits fit nicely into the WW2 Orc theme that Kromlech produces a lot of miniatures for, but we also think they’ll make great alternative models in a Warhammer 40k Ork army (as Mek Gunz with Gretchin Crew), or in another post-apocalyptic setting.


Graven Games taaakes a look aaat the Waaagh! Ghazghkull supplement from Gaaames Workshop in this review aaarticle.

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Ghazgkull Mag Uruk Thraka, prophet of Gork and Mork, has long stood within the obscurity of his defeats and apparent inability to conquer a single planet (Piscina VI, Armageddon during the second war). The Waaagh Ghazgkull book puts all of these events in a new light, bringing forward new details of the conquering of Uruk, the events that brought about the deadlock on Armageddon and the tales of the fresh hell occurring within Octaria and how Ghazgkull has shaped these conflicts.


Graven Games comes back to the news feed with their StudioLevel Ruined Buildings review article.



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Welcome to today’s review in which we are looking at some of the fantastically detailed terrain from StudioLevel, a unique, Polish brand who manufacture original handmade and professionally painted scenery, terrain, and accessories for miniature wargames. We contacted Sebastian at StudioLevel who kindly sent us a sample of his ruined buildings for review. These building are perfect for 28mm skirmish and wargames including Warhammer 40k.


Graven Games posted up a new review. This time it's for some 28mm handmade crates.



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Welcome to today’s review in which we are looking at a neat little set of handmade crates we found on eBay from user Karl7582. These handmade crate sets are a really useful accessory for 28mm sci-fi wargames such as Warhammer 40k, Necromunda, and Infinity, providing simple cover to hide behind or objectives to try and control. We find that simple terrain accessories like this are always useful to have access to, as they can be used in many ways in our games.


Graven Games takes a look at the Industrial Terrain Set from War Games Tournaments and gives you their thoughts on the subject.



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Today we’re building the great looking Industrial Terrain Set from War Games Tournaments. We ordered one of these terrain sets as it looked ideal for use in sci-fi skirmish games like Necromunda and Infinity with its multi-level towers, walkways, and plenty of places to hide. The Industrial Terrain Set is laser cut from MDF and comes flat packed, it requires a small amount of assembly and then can be used to create many different industrial complexes to fight over.


Graven Games takes a look at some of the zombie models from Studio Miniatures and gives you their thoughts on the subject.



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Join us today for a look at some extremely characterful 28mm Zombie miniatures from Studio Miniatures, a UK based miniature manufacturing company. Keen hobbyist Chris Keys talks us through what to expect with these and how he went about painting the various models in his own Zombie Horde. We think these minis have some great details, plenty of character, and would work well in post-apocalyptic themed war/skirmish games.


Graven Games posted up a review of the Maxi Bag made by Safe & Sound. Is it the right army-carrying bag for you?



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Join us today as we test out the MAXI Bag from Safe & Sound, a polish company who specialise in army transport bags, boxes, and foam trays for miniatures. Safe & Sound’s range of products are great for storing and transporting miniatures such as those used in Warhammer 40k, Warmachine and, Infinity. Safe & Sound kindly sent us the MAXI Bag in this review so that we could test out their products and see how they stack up against the other options.


Graven Games takes a look at the Clanking Behemoth from Kromlech in their latest review article.
That model really makes me want to play Orks again.



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Join us today as we build the unstoppable looking Clanking Behemoth from Kromlech, a huge stomping war machine which would be right at home in a Warhmmer 40k Ork army, or other 28mm wargames including those with post-apocalyptic or steampunk themes. We previously looked at the Kromlech’s Orc Juggernauts in Mecha Armour, and Clanking Destroyers, so let see how this brutal mechanical giant compares.


Graven Games takes a look at the Super Heavy Mortar tank by Bitspudlo and gives you their thoughts on the subject.



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Today we are excited to be reviewing the intimidating looking Hefaistos Super Heavy Mortar kit, kindly sent over to us from Bitspudlo. The Hefaistos is one of Bitspudlo’s range of 28mm armoured vehicle kits which is compatible with wargames such as Warhammer 40k. Bitspudlo also offer a whole range of other conversion parts and models for use with 28mm futuristic wargames, including everything from cyborgs and robots, to deamons and cyber wolves.