HeroClix is celebrating its 15th anniversary. They had their What If…? set for Marvel. For DC, they’re going with the Elseworlds. In this case, it’s new version of Superman… umm… I mean Batman… I mean… well… both. It’s The Flying Batman. From the preview: Welcome to another exciting preview from the upcoming DC Comics HeroClix: […]
In a way, it feels like Tuesday, because it’s the second day in the office here. In a way, it feels like Wednesday, because it’s the middle day of the work week here at the aforementioned office. In several ways, it feels like Thursday, because it’s the penultimate day of the work week, and I’m […]
The external smart device app handles the bulk of the Switch's online services and, in some cases, offers game-specific features and menus. ...
There’s a new book coming out for Team Yankee. It’s called Red Thunder, and as you’d expect from them, they’re having a whole day dedicated to features for it. That day, by the way, is tomorrow. It starts pretty early, too. I mean, for many of us, it’s this afternoon, since it’s beginning on New […]
Got another of those “games changing hands” stories for you. This time around, it’s Mage Company. They’ll be taking over Goblin Dice from Gaga Games. In the game, you play as a goblin in a race. But it’s not just making sure you beat your opponents, it’s about making sure you’re not crushed by the […]
Welcome to the Gnomecast, the Gnome Stew’s tabletop gaming advice podcast. Here we talk with the other gnomes about gaming things to avoid becoming part of the stew. So I guess we’d better be good. This episode we have Tracy & Ang talking about Camp Adventures.
Making a Thing: Camp Adventures
The Kickstarter campaign for the A Song of Ice and Fire Miniatures Game launches later this month. I’m sure a lot of you are excited about that. I’m always excited to see the new miniatures. One such group is the Stark Outriders. We get a look at their 3D renders in this preview. From the […]
Do you know anything about HTML games? Do you know why they're important, or how they will be playing a role in the future? Find out the facts.
Or: how less is more when it comes to music and emotions. NITW uses its soundtrack to create emotions in players in a subtle yet powerful way. Here I'll show some examples and give my opinion on why subtlety is so powerful!
User interfaces in virtual reality start with your hands. Valve's upcoming finger-tracking "Knuckles" controllers have the capacity to do more than just a motion controller or data glove.
In this article I wanted to explain the decisions made to create xoEl empire, our first game for PC, from conception to what we learnt in the development process.
All of its design quirks have inspired several trends in video games throughout the years, especially this generation of games, particularly the now ubiquitous sandbox action titles like The Witcher 3 and the Grand Theft Auto series.
As I said, at Gen Con, gamers are all there looking for the “new hotness.” If you’re a fan of Malifaux, there’s certainly some of that coming. Broken Promises is the new book coming out, and Gen Con attendees will be the first ones able to pick up a copy. From the announcement: Wyrd is […]
Gen Con is a great place to show off new games that your company is working on. You’ve got several thousand gamers all in one place, specifically on the lookout for the “newest and hottest.” So, it’s with that in mind, and because their Dark Souls events sold out, Steamforged has started selling tickets to […]
About the new Robert Chambers Game.
The Edge of the Abyss campaign is Mantic’s summer event for Kings of War. In it, there’s several stand-out characters, whose actions will determine the fate of all. If you’d like to add these characters to your armies, you will soon be able to, as Mantic has begun taking pre-orders for them over in their […]
We’re less than a week into July, but Tercio Creativo certainly isn’t taking a summer vacation. They’ve got a new batch of releases available that were initially funded by their previous crowdfunding campaign. Also, they’re having a special deal until the end of August. Want to get yourself a free mini? Click through to find […]
"It lets me dream a little bigger, I guess, because I'm not tied down by knowing too much about it," Brendan "PlayerUnknown" Greene told RPS recently about his leap from modder to creative director. ...
It’s the Middle Ages. But it’s cool, because you’re in charge, as the King or Queen of a region. But you don’t want to just have your kingdom sitting mostly empty. You want grand buildings and fields and such filling it up. You want to show off the majesty of it all. That’s what you’ll […]
The Uthuk Y’llan are a dastardly race that terrorized Terrinoth centuries ago. Over that time, they were reduced to legends. Scary tales to tell children around campfires. But those tales were true. And now they’re back to reclaim what had been theirs. At the end of their units, the commanders and other special troops help […]