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TGN 2018-06-22T14:00:03Z
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Geek Nation Tours Booking For Essen 2018 Trip

16 April 2018 - 2:00pm
While many people see Gen Con as THE gaming show of the year, there are many others that feel that the real gaming show of the year is Essen Spiel. Not having gone, myself, I can’t really say, but it’s certainly up for debate. If I ever do go, I know I’d want to go […]
Categories: Game Theory & Design

Deep War WWII Card Game Up On Kickstarter

16 April 2018 - 1:00pm
Deep War puts you in control of one of the nations fighting in WWII. Using your decks, you wild deploy units and command them to fight against your opponents. The fate of the world is in your hands. Will you be on the side of the Allies or the Axis? Grab your commanders and hit […]
Categories: Game Theory & Design

Star Trek Adventures Tactical Combat Rules Released For Free

16 April 2018 - 12:00pm
Long-time readers know I’m a fan of when a company puts up rules online for free so you can check them out. Modiphius has done just that with the combat rules for Star Trek Adventures. You can download the pdf and see exactly how the stalwart crew of the Enterprise fights all those space-Nazis and […]
Categories: Game Theory & Design

Monday Terrain Corner

16 April 2018 - 11:00am
We knew it was going to happen. The weekend has ended and we’re back at the start of the work week. I had an exceedingly productive weekend of cleaning the den (though, for a while, I thought I was going to just sit at a railroad crossing forever, as the train that was on the […]
Categories: Game Theory & Design

Z-Man Games Announces Choose Your Own Adventure: House of Danger

16 April 2018 - 10:00am
Many of us have read a Choose Your Own Adventure book. I very fondly remember one from when I was a kid, where you were hopping back and forth in time, hunting down dinosaurs, with the ultimate goal of finding an archopteryx. Well, that sort of adventure and excitement is coming to your tabletops in […]
Categories: Game Theory & Design

Plaid Hat Games Posts Specter Ops: Broken Covenant Preview

16 April 2018 - 9:00am
The world of Specter Ops is a rather dangerous one. The workings of Raxxon go way back and its roots are deep. The world is expanding out with a new stand-alone sequel called Specter Ops: Broken Covenant. Plaid Hat Games has posted up a preview, giving you an opportunity to see what exactly will be […]
Categories: Game Theory & Design

New Beyond the Gates of Antares, Bolt Action, and Pike & Shotte Units From Warlord Games

16 April 2018 - 8:00am
There’s a whole bunch of new things either available or coming soon from Warlord Games. They’ve got a new faction coming for Beyond the Gates of Antares in the form of the Virai, along with a new starter set for the Ghar. Then, over in Bolt Action, the US forces have a new Heavy Mortar […]
Categories: Game Theory & Design

New Expansions Announced For Imperial Assault

16 April 2018 - 7:00am
Some people might’ve thought that since Fantasy Flight came out with Star Wars: Legion, that maybe Imperial Assault would get left behind. It does seem like it’s been a while since the last expansion came out, but that will soon change. Fantasy Flight’s announced the Tyrants of Lothal expansion, as well as several Ally and […]
Categories: Game Theory & Design

Idoneth Deepkin Available To Order From Games Workshop

16 April 2018 - 6:00am
Under the sea (under the sea) there’s a whole race of elves (sorry, aelves) that have been hiding out from the ocean, sticking clean clear of Slaanesh and only doing some light raiding. Well, that time is over. They’re storming the beaches and bringing their fight inland. You can pick up the Codex for this […]
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Review Roundup

14 April 2018 - 11:00am
Welcome back again to Saturday. I hope you’re enjoying it. I’m being a busy bear around the place, looking to finally tidy the den up after the long winter. Ok, so it’s not really been winter for several weeks now, so color me a little lazy to actually get this project started. But before I […]
Categories: Game Theory & Design

Wyrd Previews Raving Madman For The Other Side

13 April 2018 - 3:00pm
Wyrd brings all sorts of characters to their games. Malifaux‘s got quite a big cast of figures of all types. The Other Side will be no different. In this week’s preview, we take a look at the Raving Madman. Because why not? From the post: Raving Madmen have a deep connection to the Burning Man. […]
Categories: Game Theory & Design

Black Void RPG Up On Kickstarter

13 April 2018 - 2:00pm
I’m a sucker for a unique setting for a game. I think I’ve seen just about everything, and then a game where, in ancient times, humanity was flung from the Earth and out into the dark and uncaring galaxy. Yeah, not your average fantasy or sci-fi setting. But that’s where you find yourself in Black […]
Categories: Game Theory & Design

Dragon Heresy Fantasy RPG Up On Kickstarter

13 April 2018 - 1:00pm
Dragon Heresy is a fantasy RPG that uses modified 5th Edition rules to bring you into the Norse legends of old. Glory is yours, if you can grasp it. But with any RPG, getting started can be rough. There’s always going to be a learning curve. Thankfully, there’s the Dragon Heresy Introduction Set that can […]
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Mantic Posts New Hellboy Preview

13 April 2018 - 12:00pm
Mantic is working on bringing Hellboy and all his BPRD friends to your tabletop. But games don’t just spring up out of nowhere. There’s a lot of work that goes into their design and development. Mantic is working on pulling back the curtain on this process, by talking with James M. Hewitt, and gets into […]
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Friday Snippets

13 April 2018 - 11:00am
Fridaaaaaaaay! Woo! *runs around with arms over my head* It’s “Weekend Eve” and, as always, I’m excited. … That is, even though my weekend plans include, “thoroughly clean the apartment” because it’s finally time to do some Spring Cleaning. But if I’m going to be doing all that cleaning (and singing), I need to be […]
Categories: Game Theory & Design

Pacific Victory Up On Kickstarter

13 April 2018 - 10:00am
Columbia Games is running a Kickstarter campaign for the second edition of Pacific Victory. WWII had numerous theaters of war, each was like a conflict in and of itself, with different countries using different tactics in vastly different environments. The Pacific Theater was unique in that it was two navies fighting it out while aircraft […]
Categories: Game Theory & Design

SuperAge RPG Coming To Kickstarter May 9th

13 April 2018 - 9:00am
Preparation beats expiration. Knowing what Kickstarter campaigns are coming up is vital to making sure your wallet doesn’t just explode. If you’re a fan of superhero RPGs, you’ll want to keep an eye out on May 9th. That’s when SuperAge, a new supers game will be making its way to Kickstarter. About the game: The […]
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Victory Point Games Running Gem Rush: Second Edition Kickstarter

13 April 2018 - 8:00am
Victory Point Games is running a Kickstarter campaign for a new edition of Gem Rush. This new set includes updated artwork and components, cooperative modes, new gems that can be found in the ever-expanding mine, and new skill cards so no two dwarves are exactly alike. From the campaign: Gem Rush: Second Edition is a […]
Categories: Game Theory & Design

On Their Merry Way Board Game Up On Kickstarter

13 April 2018 - 7:00am
Get out your best set of green tights. There’s wealthy merchants to rob from! On Their Merry Way is a new board game up on Kickstarter where players take on the role of members of Robin Hood’s merry band. Set traps for unsuspecting wealthy merchants. Get the most money and you’ll become Robin’s right-hand man. […]
Categories: Game Theory & Design

Asmodee Announces New T.I.M.E. Stories Expansion

13 April 2018 - 6:00am
Yarr arr yarr! I loddie the hotpants! It’s time to get some sunshine on your skin and some salty air in your lungs. The new expansion for T.I.M.E. Stories has been announced, and it’s sending players to the golden age of piracy. Brotherhood of the Coast is the name of this new set, and you’ll […]
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