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Drinkuisition Coming to Kickstarter This December

26 October 2017 - 10:00am
Gamers tend to be drinkers, in my personal experience. And while I, myself, am a teetotaler, I know that people enjoying playing drinking games. A new drinking game will be making its way to Kickstarter this December. It’s called Drinkuisition. I think the goal is to spell it correctly when inebriated (I have a hard […]
Categories: Game Theory & Design

Zoomaka Back Up On Kickstarter

26 October 2017 - 9:00am
We’re going to the zoo, zoo, zoo. We’re going to the zoo. Yeah, none of you are probably old enough to remember that one. Hell, technically, I’m not, either. But either way, we’re headed to the zoo… as soon as it opens anyway. Getting your own zoo up and running is the goal in Zoomaka, […]
Categories: Game Theory & Design

White Dwarf Seeks Staff Writer

26 October 2017 - 8:00am
Do you words good? If you want to words good for White Dwarf (I really shouldn’t have to describe what White Dwarf is at this point, but for those of you just joining the gaming world, it’s Games Workshop’s magazine about all things GW), they are looking to add to their staff. Just send in […]
Categories: Game Theory & Design

Kings of War: Vanguard Coming to Kickstarter November 1st

26 October 2017 - 7:00am
Mantic is headed to the skirmish realm with their fantasy range with Kings of War: Vanguard. For when you don’t want to push whole trays of infantry around, but would instead like to focus on smaller conflicts, it’s just the game for you. Mantic’s posted up some previews you can check out, and be sure […]
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New Releases Available From Privateer Press

26 October 2017 - 6:00am
The latest releases are now available from Privateer Press. The Trenchers are getting themselves some further bulking up, with a couple of new sets. Cryx is getting a couple retooled jack kits. And then there’s Company of Iron. If you love Warmachine and Hordes, but want something a bit smaller in model count, you can […]
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Fruit Ninja Game Series Up On Kickstarter

25 October 2017 - 3:00pm
Fruit Ninja, the popular mobile game about slicing fruit, is getting not one, not two, but three games based on it. Each has its own style and game type, from deck-building, to dice game, to party game. The whole game series is up on Kickstarter now. About the campaign: The Fruit Ninja Tabletop Game Series […]
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Dreamcatcher Card Game Up On Kickstarter

25 October 2017 - 2:00pm
I usually have all sorts of weird dreams. It’s hard to explain what goes on, since most of it comes down to “dream logic” to figure out how they all go together. Thankfully, I rarely have nightmares. You never know, that might be because there’s a divine entity out there trapping them and taking care […]
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Bigfoot vs. Yet Card Game Up On Kickstarter

25 October 2017 - 1:00pm
Out in the wild, there’s creatures heretofore unknown to science, but certainly known to the local populations. Some of the cryptids are world-famous, even. But, despite their fame, they remain elusive. That’s why you, a cryptozoologist is headed out into the woods to find them, once and for all. However, you never expected a feud […]
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Orc Blitzer Available From Punga Miniatures

25 October 2017 - 12:00pm
It’s starting to get rather chilly outside. Some of my coworkers have started turning on the heat at their place. I’m still in shorts, t-shirt, and sandals because I’m originally from Chicago. Other people that are still in shorts, t-shirt, and sandals are those out on tropical islands. It doesn’t get too cold there. And […]
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Midweek Snippets

25 October 2017 - 11:00am
We’re halfway there, everyone. The work-week is half-done and it’s getting ever-closer to the weekend. Of course, I’m excited for that. I’m hoping to get in some gaming up at the LGS. Trying to get a whole group together for some Guild Ball. Also starting to make Thanksgiving plans, because that’s a thing I do. […]
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The Silence of Hollowind Urban Fantasy RPG Up On Kickstarter

25 October 2017 - 10:00am
The Silence of Hollowind is a new urban fantasy RPG. For those that don’t know what that is, it means a fantasy world, but set more in cities akin to what you’d find in a noir setting. So less elves hopping between trees and more dwarves in trenchoats heading into their office job. In this […]
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Fantasy Flight Games Previews Magic System in Genesys RPG

25 October 2017 - 9:00am
The Genesys system looks to be truly universal. Using it, you can play a medieval fantasy, a modern thriller, or a sci-fi campaign. So it needs to cover a lot of ground, such as magic. But how will this system handle such a wild and broad topic while still making it universal? That’s what you […]
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Kamigami Battles Card Game Up On Kickstarter

25 October 2017 - 8:00am
Occasionally, games need to be redone. They were good, and had a good premise and mechanics. But over time, things need to be updated, rebalanced, and re-thought out. Such was the case with Kanzume Goddess. And Japanime Games has done it. It’s now Kamigami Battles: Battle of the Nine Realms, a PVP deck-building game. The […]
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Fantasy Flight and Asmodee Announce Fantasy Flight Interactive

25 October 2017 - 7:00am
The real and the digital are blending more and more everyday. I mean. I’m real, but I work in digital all day. My office is as much this webspace as much as it’s the chair and flat surface my computer’s sitting on. That blending is spreading to our hobbies as well. Sure, we’ve had video […]
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Corvus Belli Running Infinity Halloween Mission Pack Contest

25 October 2017 - 6:00am
Corvus Belli sure does love their contests and giveaways, don’t they? That’s not a complaint, mind you. Any chance to get free models is appreciated. This time around, they’re not celebrating any country’s national day. They’re celebrating Halloween. They’ve created a special mission pack for you. Those that play the scenarios and post up a […]
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Humans Being Improv Game Now Available

24 October 2017 - 3:00pm
I love improv comedy. I mean, Whose Line is it Anyway? Awesome show. But what if you’re together with a group of friends and put on your own improv show? Well, that’s where Humans Being comes in. It’s a team-driven improv party game. It was successfully Kickstarted and is now available for the general populace. […]
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Entries in Serious Board Game Award Competition Due January 15th

24 October 2017 - 2:00pm
Many of us want to be game designers. I know I wish I had a game or two out there on the market. Just about every gamer has at least one game they’re thinking about. Well, if you think yours is good enough, you could send it in to the Serious Board Game Awards and […]
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Valhal Board Game Up On Kickstarter

24 October 2017 - 1:00pm
Vikings go raiding. That’s sort of what they do. They also build settlements. It’s also sort of what they do. Put them together and you have Valhal, a new strategic board game up on Kickstarter. Become the leader of your own viking group and lead them into battle while increasing your own settlement’s resources (mostly […]
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Full Moon Jacket Board Game Up On Kickstarter

24 October 2017 - 12:00pm
My dad was drafted for Vietnam. He never went in-country, but he did train to head over there. I’m sure many of you have relatives (or possibly you, yourselves) fought in the conflict. But as hellish as that war was, at least there weren’t werewolves stalking the jungles. Unfortunately, such is not the case in […]
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Podcast Roundup

24 October 2017 - 11:00am
Well, Monday’s over. We have made our way to Tuesday. Eventually, we will make it back to the weekend. But we’ve still got a long way to go before we get there. In the meantime, there’s gaming podcasts to help make the time go by. So, while Nina in Corporate Accounts Payable answers her phone […]
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