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Era: Balam Sci-Fi RPG Up On Kickstarter

30 August 2017 - 1:00pm
I wish I could be a fighter pilot. No, really. Back when I was a kid, that was near the top of my list of things I wanted to do. Unfortunately, I’ve got godawful eyes and so Top Gun academy was never really in my fates. But I can live vicariously through my RPGs. And […]
Categories: Game Theory & Design

Initiative Magazine Issue 8 Available Now

30 August 2017 - 12:00pm
I know many of you love to fill up your day with as much gaming as you can. Well, for those times where you’ve got a bit of downtime, you can grab yourself a gaming magazine. One of the fine publications you could read is Initiative Magazine. You can get your own copy of Issue […]
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Midweek Snippets

30 August 2017 - 11:00am
It’s already Wednesday. Is the week going by quickly for everyone else, too? It feels like it is for me, anyway. But being busy will do that, I suppose. If I’m going to keep up this pace, I should stock up on some bite-sized gaming stories. Today we have: Scrap Steel Base Deals Available From […]
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Scandinavia and the World: A Heap of Trouble Card Game Up On Kickstarter

30 August 2017 - 10:00am
I read several webcomics. Some I’ve followed for quite some time. One that’s been around and has quite a following is Scandinavia and the World. It’s a humorous look at what countries would be like if they were people and how they’d interact with one-another. Now, they’re making a card game. It’s called A Heap […]
Categories: Game Theory & Design

River Horse Taking Pre-orders For Jim Henson’s The Dark Crystal Board Game

30 August 2017 - 9:00am
River Horse has started taking pre-orders for their next board game inspired by a beloved Jim Henson movie. This time, it’s The Dark Crystal. Will Jen and Kira be able to defeat the terrible Skeksis, skekSil and skekUng? That’s up to you to decide. The game will be released early in 2018. From the website: […]
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Table of Ultimate Gaming Up On Kickstarter

30 August 2017 - 8:00am
So, we play tabletop games. That means you (generally) need a table to play them on (unless you want to play on the floor, I suppose). And, sure, you could play on just any card table or kitchen table. But if you really want a gaming experience, you’ll get a real gaming table. Like what? […]
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Wizards of the Cost Introduces The Tomb of Annihilation Guild Adepts

30 August 2017 - 7:00am
The Dungeon Masters Guild that Wizards of the Coast has set up allows anyone and everyone to upload their campaign ideas and scenarios up online on their website for others to peruse. Now, of course, there’s going to be some that are more popular than others (that’s just the way of things). Well, WotC has […]
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Turkey National Day Giveaway From Corvus Belli

30 August 2017 - 6:00am
Corvus Belli is wishing you a Happy Turkey Day. No, it’s not Thanksgiving (despite how much I wish it was). It’s Turkey’s National Day. And, as is their tradition, Corvus Belli is having a special giveaway. From the announcement: Happy #TurkeyVictoryDay! We draw Rodok, Armed Imposition Detachment (Missile Launcher))! To participate, you just need to […]
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Vendor Registration Open for WrightCon 2018

29 August 2017 - 3:00pm
The Wright Field Scale Modelers annual contest and show, WrightCon 2018, will be Saturday, April 7, 2018, at the Hope Hotel and Conference Center at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base in Dayton, Ohio. The event will be held just minutes away from one of the top military museums in the world, the National Museum of the […]
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Founding of the Arcant Expansion Available for TiRoBEx

29 August 2017 - 2:00pm
A new expansion for TiRoBEx has been released. If you’re tired of this summer heat (even as things are starting to cool off a bit here in Atlanta) and wish things were a bit more south of freezing, it’s the expansion for you. Founding of the Arcant gives players new TRS that can be used […]
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Pandasaurus Games Taking Pre-Orders for Coaster Park

29 August 2017 - 1:00pm
We all love getting new games right when they’re made available. Everyone wants to be the first gamer on their block with the new hotness, after all. The best way to do that is to put your name down for a pre-order. Even better is if you can pick up your game at a convention. […]
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Holy Grail Games to Launch Outlaws: Last Man Standing Card Game Kickstarter

29 August 2017 - 12:00pm
There are some that want to revamp how we elect the President here in the US. Well, in Outlaws: Last Man Standing, a card game coming from Holy Grail Games, it’s certainly a bit different than just casting a vote. In the game, players take on the role of a Western governor looking to become […]
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Podcast Roundup

29 August 2017 - 11:00am
It’s Tuesday. The work week is well underway. Hopefully yours is going well. There’s lots going on this upcoming weekend, what with NOVA Open as well as Dragon*Con, so I’m sure many of you are wanting the time to go by as fast as possible. Heck, you might just be looking forward to a 3-day […]
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Dirty Rotten Squirrels Card Game Up On Kickstarter

29 August 2017 - 10:00am
You know squirrels. They’re always looking after their nuts. And that’s just what they’ll be doing in Dirty Rotten Squirrels, a new card game that’s up on Kickstarter. Though, unlike reality, these squirrels are packing heat. Plus, being flighty (as squirrels are wont to be), you gotta be careful, or the squirrels currently protecting your […]
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Scrappers Added to Osprey Publishing Summer Sale

29 August 2017 - 9:00am
Everyone loves saving money. You can get more stuff that way. Well, Osprey Publishing is adding to their Summer Sale by bringing in Scrappers, their post-apocalyptic skirmish miniatures game. Earth was ruined around 150 years ago (Thanks, Todd! Sheesh!), and those that have survived are fighting with each other over the meager resources and bits […]
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3rd Edition of Kampfgruppe Command Available From Capitan Studios

29 August 2017 - 8:00am
Even Origins-Award Winning games can sometimes use an update. Such is the case with Kampfgruppe Command, the game of WWII conflicts. It has been worked on by the original author, David Reynolds, and is now available with its 3rd edition book from Studio Capitan. From the release: The classic Origins Award winning rules for World […]
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Wizards of the Coast Posts D&D Survey

29 August 2017 - 7:00am
Would you like to take a survey!? Do you like RPGs? Do you like George Wendt? Would you play RPGs with George Wendt? Would you play a bean-eating RPG with George Wendt? Does anyone out there get these references? If you answered “yes” to any of those questions… well… they’re not entirely pertinent to Wizards […]
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Fantasy Flight Games Previews Wraiths Unit Expansion For Runewars

29 August 2017 - 6:00am
We’re getting closer to October. I know, for a lot of my friends, it’s always been October. It’s when ghosts and goblins and whatnot all come forth and scare the living. Well, if you want that sort of thing to happen on your gaming table, too, you might want to check out the upcoming Wraiths […]
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Attack Wing Prototype 02 Card Pack Preview Posted

28 August 2017 - 3:00pm
For Star Trek Attack Wing, the cards are where it’s at. I know, the ships are flashy and actually do the moving around on the board, but it’s the cards that tell you what you get to do when that ship is in position. As such, WizKids is going to be coming out with card […]
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Superhero: 2044 RPG Up On Kickstarter

28 August 2017 - 2:00pm
If you’ve not noticed, superheroes are a pretty hot property right now. That includes in the world of gaming. If you’d like to strap on the spandex and wear your underwear on the outside of your pants, there’s a new RPG up on Kickstarter that’ll let you do just that. It’s called Superhero: 2044. From […]
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