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TGN 2018-05-19T18:00:11Z
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Battlefront Launches ‘Nam Website, Has Sale on Stock

13 February 2018 - 1:00pm
My dad was drafted for the Vietnam war. Though he never ended up in-country, he did train to drive an APC. Considering what I learned later during a Vietnam War History class that I took, I’m glad he didn’t end up over there. It probably wouldn’t’ve gone well. The Vietnam War is one that’s not […]
Categories: Game Theory & Design

Lexicons of Dueling: Japanese Katana Up On Kickstarter

13 February 2018 - 12:00pm
Lexicons of Dueling is a card game that takes from actual fighting manuals for various types of weapons and puts them in your hands. They’ve created several decks already for such weapons as rapiers and English longswords. Now, they’re headed to the land of the rising sun with the Japanese Katana. This is the first […]
Categories: Game Theory & Design

Podcast Roundup

13 February 2018 - 11:00am
Tuesday, Tuesday, Tuesday. I’m glad it’s here. My Monday wasn’t the best. Much of the day, I had a headache. Hell, I even managed to wear the wrong shirt (I had my Tuesday shirt on under my Monday overshirt. So, today, I’m reversed of that). So, let’s make sure you’ve got something good to listen […]
Categories: Game Theory & Design

Skirmisher Publishing Releases Earth Dog Monster For 5th Edition

13 February 2018 - 10:00am
February for us here in the West means that it’s time for the Chinese Lunar New Year over in, well… China. It’s quite a big celebration, with fireworks and red packets and all sorts of stuff. In honor of the New Year, Skirmisher Publishing has released a new monster for 5th Edition. It’s the Earth […]
Categories: Game Theory & Design

February Releases Available From Happy Games Factory

13 February 2018 - 9:00am
We’re a day shy of halfway through February. If there was a good time for February releases, I’d say this is it. And that’s what we’re getting from Happy Games Factory. New Releases for both Eden and Drakerys are in stock and ready to make their way to you. From the announcement: Dear Survivors, February […]
Categories: Game Theory & Design

Black Earth: Heavy Metal Sci-Fi Expansion Up On Kickstarter

13 February 2018 - 8:00am
I actually changed my Pandora station because of this playlist. *rocks out to Amon Amarth* But while I’m listening to Heavy Metal, you guys can go back Black Earth: Heavy Metal, a new expansion for the Black Earth sci-fi minis game. Nuclear Shrimp is looking to bring some new vehicles to the three main faction […]
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Privateer Press Taking Pre-Orders For Skarre, Admiral of the Black Fleet

13 February 2018 - 7:00am
Well, with the Hooch Hauler on its way to people, it’s time for Privateer Press to start taking pre-orders for their next Black Anchor release. This time, it’s taking the “Tactical Rock” to a whole new level. You get Skarre, Admiral of the Black Fleet and her Tactical Half-A-Pirate-Ship. Who needs water for your part-ship […]
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Fantasy Flight Announces Knights of Fate Book For Star Wars RPG

13 February 2018 - 6:00am
I mean, it’s called Star Wars, not Star Sit and Talk It Out. While the Jedi do look to try and have peaceful resolutions to problems, they also are trained warriors, ready to clash lightsabers with anyone who might do them or any other peaceful being harm. The Knights of Fate book, coming soon for […]
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New Scenarios Released For The Walking Dead: All Out War

12 February 2018 - 3:00pm
Mantic’s The Walking Dead: All Out War pits you against your opponent for control of the board and resources. Oh, and there’s hoards of zombies walking around. Can’t forget those (it is kinda right in the name). The game is rather scenario-heavy, and it can potentially lead to running out of new ones to try. […]
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Cryptozoic Previews Toy Fair Previews

12 February 2018 - 2:00pm
Yeah, I know, it’s a funny headline, but it’s what we’ve got. Cryptozoic has posted up a preview of the games that they will be previewing at New York Toy Fair 2018 (which is less than a week away). They’ll have two Rick and Morty games, two DC Deck-Building sets, and a pair of standalone […]
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Privateer Press Previews May Releases

12 February 2018 - 1:00pm
Mayday! Mayday! Mayday! Mayday? We’ll have a parade! May not quite be here yet, but that’s not stopping Privateer Press from showing off what they’ll be releasing for Hordes that month. It looks like Legion will be the focus, as we’ve got a pair of new figures they’re showing off. With a gargled shriek, the […]
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Wyrd Posts The Undying Preview Part II

12 February 2018 - 12:30pm
Mondays aren’t always the most-beloved day. But Wyrd does their best to make them a bit better with their regular previews. In this case, they’re tying up loose ends with the second half of their Undying Encounter Box. Have yourselves a look. From the post: Hey Wyrdos! It’s Monday and that means more previews!! This […]
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New Napoleonic French Marines of the Guard + Command Available For Black Powder

12 February 2018 - 12:00pm
It’s not just Arthurian-age figures that are now available from Warlord Games. They’re also offering new Napoleonic figures in the form of French Marines of the Guard, plus their commanders, over on their website. If you’d like to add to your Black Powder forces, now’s your chance to add some of the most fearsome fighters […]
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Monday Terrain Corner

12 February 2018 - 11:00am
So… it’s Monday. Maybe we shouldn’t dwell on that, but, instead remember the games we all (hopefully) played on the weekend. Heck, my gaming started before I even left the office on Friday with a game of the Bloodborne Card Game. Then a game of Guild Ball on Saturday. Always wanting to get in more […]
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Fantasy Flight Previews Command Cards From Star Wars: Legion

12 February 2018 - 10:00am
Commanders in an army are the ones who give orders to the lower-ranking soldiers. These orders are represented in Star Wars: Legion, by you moving the figures around the board, but also by the Command Cards. They determine who will have priority during a turn, being played at the start of each. There are some […]
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Z-Man Games Announces Lowlands Board Game

12 February 2018 - 9:00am
Is it just me, or is Z-Man Games turning into the “small community, apart from others, struggling against the elements”-game company? Not that there’s anything wrong with that, mind you. I just happened to notice the pattern with their new game they’ve announced called Lowlands, where players are working semi-together to run a town along […]
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New Story Released For Stuffed Fables

12 February 2018 - 8:00am
Well, Stuffed Fables has been released, and it seems the big reaction to it has been, “this is amazing! We want more!” Well, Plaid Hat Games is here to oblige. They’ve created a new, stand-alone story for the game that you can download and add to your storybook now. From the announcement: This lost story […]
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New Arthurian Minis and Accessories Available For Hail Caesar

12 February 2018 - 7:00am
Warlord Games has a whole slew of new releases for Hail Caesar over in their webshop. They’ve got new minis, as well as whole new sets of accessories for you to check out. Also, please feel free to comment with all your favorite Monty Python and the Holy Grail jokes below. We know you want […]
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New Necromunda and Shadespire Releases Available To Order From Games Workshop

12 February 2018 - 6:00am
Apparently, it was Skirmish Game Saturday over at Games Workshop this weekend. They’ve got new releases for both Necromunda and Shadespire, so no matter whether you like futuristic or fantasy gang skirmish warfare, they’ve got you covered. From the website: The rules included with the Necromunda: Underhive boxed game cover battles between Houses Escher and […]
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Review Roundup

10 February 2018 - 11:00am
Helloooooooo, Saturday. You know you’re my favorite. I hope the other days of the week get jealous, but you’re just so great. Time to put on some appropriate music and relax… and probably play some games, too. I plan on doing that as well. But, before I go do that, I gotta make sure the […]
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