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TGN 2017-10-21T18:00:33Z
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CosyKiller Subscription Box Murder Mystery Up On Kickstarter

22 August 2017 - 2:00pm
Most subscription boxes give you something like some tchotchkes or a couple snacks or ingredients for a recipe or a couple miniatures. CosyKiller gives you something a bit different. It’s a new subscription box coming from Red Herring Games that is a murder mystery, packed with clues that let you hopefully solve the case. It’s […]
Categories: Game Theory & Design

Lewt Ninja Card Game Up On Kickstarter

22 August 2017 - 1:00pm
Dungeons are full of awesome loot. That’s just the nature of dungeons. They’re also full of dangerous monsters protecting said loot. Well, you want that loot, but don’t want to have to deal with the monsters. That makes you a lewt ninja. And that is what you’ll become in Lewt Ninja, a new card game […]
Categories: Game Theory & Design

Tradewala Card Game Up On Kickstarter

22 August 2017 - 12:00pm
Tradewala is a new card game that’s up on Kickstarter. In it, players are looking to collect a set of a single social issue. Much like trading stocks, it’s about speed and getting what you want. The game is fast-paced and real-time. No turns. Just go-go-go! Get what you want, trade away what you don’t […]
Categories: Game Theory & Design

Fantasy Flight Games Announces Next Wave of X-Wing Miniatures

22 August 2017 - 11:00am
While Star Wars Legion might be the Star Wars game that everyone’s talking about right now, Fantasy Flight certainly isn’t going to neglect their other Star Wars games. That includes X-Wing. They have announced the next wave of ships that will be available for the game. And one of these takes me down memory lane, […]
Categories: Game Theory & Design

Corvus Belli Posts September Releases For Infinity

22 August 2017 - 11:00am
With Gen Con over, as far as I’m concerned, it’s fall. September, October, and November are my 3 favorite months. Corvus Belli is ready for September, too. They’ve posted up what will be the Infinity releases for that month. From the announcement: Locust, Clandestine Action Team (Hacker); Umbra Legates (Spitfire); Hellcats (Hacker / Boarding Shotgun) […]
Categories: Game Theory & Design

Ascension: Valley of the Ancients Available For Pre-Order

22 August 2017 - 10:00am
Honestly, I didn’t have a huge “to buy” list for Gen Con. A couple miniatures from Steamforged. Some cool dice. And the newest Ascension set from Stone Blade Entertainment. I’m happy to say that I was able to get everything I wanted. But for those of you that couldn’t get to the show (or got […]
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Photos from Day 4 of Gen Con

21 August 2017 - 4:17am
Well, Gen Con wrapped up yesterday. Today’s a travel day for me. Then we’ll get you back to a closer-to-regular posting schedule tomorrow and going into the rest of the week. It’s impossible to thank all the people who made this show so awesome. There’s just too many to list (and my brain is still […]
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Photos From Gen Con Day 3

20 August 2017 - 3:48am
Gen Con this year has been everything I was expecting it to be. Mostly: filled with awesome stuff to see and filled with lots of people! Saturday has always been the busiest day, and yesterday was no exception. And while there was a mildly-noticeable larger crowd, we weren’t all packed in like sardines, for the […]
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August Releases for Dark Age Now Available

19 August 2017 - 9:00am
Gen Con is a great place to pick up new releases for the games you love. Well, you don’t have to just be at Gen Con in order to get the latest offerings for Dark Age from CMON. They have posted up August’s releases in their webshop, and they should be available at your LGS, […]
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Galleries From Day 2 at Gen Con 2017

19 August 2017 - 3:49am
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! Arcadia Quest: Riders […]
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Fantasy Flight Games Announces Star Wars Legion Miniatures Game

18 August 2017 - 1:33pm
Well, Fantasy Flight is known for pulling out a big announcement while at Gen Con, and this is one of the biggest I can think of. They have announced Star Wars Legion, a new miniatures game based on the Star Wars universe. From the announcement: Shouts and screams echo around you—the din of pitched battle. […]
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Green Horde Preview From Media Event

18 August 2017 - 5:30am
At the CMON Media Event, we were able to get a look at various games that they have coming down the pipeline. One has a bit of extra pull for me, since I’m an old greenskin. Green Horde is the newest set for Zombicide: Black Plague. The horrible zombie menace hasn’t just been contained to […]
Categories: Game Theory & Design

Rising Sun Preview

18 August 2017 - 5:00am
Eric Lang is known for his “dudes on a map” type of games. One of those that people are really excited to get is Rising Sun. There, players are in charge of their own clan in a fantasy version of Medieval Japan. Will your clan use honor and diplomacy to attain power? Or will it […]
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Bloodborne: The Hunter’s Nightmare Expansion Preview

18 August 2017 - 4:30am
The Bloodborne card game takes players into a dark and scary world where death more-than-likely awaits you just around the corner with big, pointy teeth! You thought it was tough enough, but it’s about to get harder in The Hunter’s Nightmare expansion. We got a look at this upcoming set at a Media Event hosted […]
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A Song of Ice and Fire From Media Event

18 August 2017 - 4:00am
The Media Event that CMON held here at Gen Con gave us a chance to check out what they have coming down the pipeline in terms of new releases. One of the games people were most-interested in was A Song of Ice and Fire: Tabletop Miniatures Game. The Kickstarter campaign was a success, making sure […]
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Galleries From Day 1 At Gen Con 2017

18 August 2017 - 3:24am
It’s early dawn here at Gen Con Day 2. I… wish I could tell you what happened to Day 1. I swear it was just here a minute ago. At least, that’s how it feels. I can tell you that the hall is busy. But what would you expect from a show that’s sold out? […]
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TGN At Gen Con

17 August 2017 - 6:00am
As you all can probably tell from the multiple times I’ve mentioned it: I’m in Indy for Gen Con. It’s the 50th anniversary of the show and so it’s going to be quite wild. The show is completely sold out! Already, over the past couple days, I’ve seen this city start to swell with gaming […]
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CMON Previews Kick-Ass

17 August 2017 - 4:00am
Continuing with our look at new products that CMON was showing off at a media event here at Gen Con, we get a look at a game that looks pretty kick ass. It’s Kick-Ass! Once more, I was able to wrangle Eric M. Lang away and get the lowdown on this new game. Kick-Ass is […]
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CMON Previews Hate At Gen Con

17 August 2017 - 3:00am
At a media event here at Gen Con, CMON was showing off some new games they have coming down the pipeline. I was able to grab designer Eric M. Lang and get the lowdown about Hate, a new bloody and brutal board game that will be CMON next Kickstarter project. While an individual game might […]
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CMON Previews Arcadia Quest: Riders

17 August 2017 - 2:04am
At a media event held by CMON, they previewed numerous upcoming games that they have been working on. The first that I’d like to talk about is Arcadia Quest: Riders. Sure, the Guilds have had animal companions with their cute, little pets. But now, they’ll be able to actually take to battle riding impressive steeds! […]
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