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Introducing Ravage: Dungeons Of Plunder

by Peter Paltridgeon May 24, 2017
Artist Ian Schofield always wanted to illustrate a big tabletop RPG. But after years of waiting and searching, that job opportunity never presented itself….leading Ian to take matters into his own hands. He’s created his own tabletop game, featuring several gameplay styles for both co-op, versus, and single play (yup, you can play this one […]

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IDW’s Wayward To Be Adapted Into Board Game

by Peter Paltridgeon May 19, 2017
Image Comics is teaming up with IDW Games to produce a new board game based around their Wayward comic book. The game is being designed by Jon Gilmour, co-designer of other games such as Dead of Winter and Outpost: Siberia. Wayward writer Jim Zub and illustrator Steven Cummings are cooperating with IDW to ensure authenticity. […]

Rogue One Characters Join The Rebellion…Tabletop Game

by Peter Paltridgeon May 9, 2017
Remember a movie called Rogue One? Soon you’ll be able to boost the Star Wars Rebellion tabletop game with the Rise of the Empire expansion — which for the most part adds Rogue One characters and elements to the game. Oddly it isn’t called “the Rogue One expansion” even though it is essentially this. Jabba […]

For Those About To Roll, We Salute You! Intro to D&D: Creating a Custom Character

by Kyle Thomason May 1, 2017
 We’ve been talking a lot about running a game, so let’s get into making a character to play in said game.  Now, I’m not going into all the details of how to fill out your character sheet and all that jazz.  Between the Player’s Handbook and like a zillion articles and Reddit threads out there, […]

Add Some Kharnage To Your Gaming Table

by Peter Paltridgeon April 30, 2017
Most tabletop strategy games have you and your friends battling one another for grand in-game rewards, an artifact of incredible power, or domination of the universe. Not so in Kharnage, a new card game from Asmodee. In this instance four separate gigantic armies of dwarves, ogres, goblins and uglies are dueling to the death for….a […]

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They’re Working On A Fallout Tabletop Game

by Peter Paltridgeon April 24, 2017
Modiphus Entertainment is a tabletop gaming company with several successful products behind them. Now they’re about to reveal their next product — a miniatures game based around the Fallout video game series. Fallout: Wasteland Warfare – command a crew of detailed 32mm scale minis through PvP, co-op & solo tabletop missions. The miniatures game will […]

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TiRoBEx: Tiny Robots, Big Explosions!

by Peter Paltridgeon April 17, 2017
Check out this new miniatures wargame with big emphasis on the miniature. It uses some of the tiniest figures we’ve ever seen, but don’t sell them short (no pun intended). Players move robots around the battlefield that span a mere 6mm in height — but these guys can shoot with weaponry so powerful that it […]

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Dungeon Dice In A Big Ol’ Box

by Peter Paltridgeon April 12, 2017
Whether they be six-sided, 20-sided or a million sided, dice are a staple element of any tabletop RPG. So why not make them the entire game? That’s the simple idea behind Dungeon Dice, the product from Potluck Games that’s gone through three successful crowdfunding efforts already. Now they’ve launched a fourth, and it collects everything […]

For Those About To Roll, We Salute You! Intro to D&D:  DM Tips – NPCs (AKA a DM’s Best Friend)

by Kyle Thomason April 3, 2017
A lot of what you read about D&D concerns players.  How to build them, maximize your abilities and if you’re lucky tips on role playing.  I’ll get around to all of those things, but I want these articles to focus on the biggest job in the game.  As a DM, you hold everything together.  Keep […]

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Scott Pilgrim’s Precious Little Card Game

by Peter Paltridgeon March 22, 2017
Two thoughts run through your mind when you’re staring at the box for Scott Pilgrim’s Precious Little Card Game: There wasn’t a Scott Pilgrim card game already? Shouldn’t there have been one out six years ago? Where is the new wave of cartoony, humor-based comic books that Scott Pilgrim should have heralded? Lumberjanes isn’t enough! […]

Gwent Challenger: The Witcher Card Game Tournament

by Peter Paltridgeon March 16, 2017
Those who have played The Witcher 3 know of Gwent, the card game Gerald can play in multiple locations within the larger game. Since it was plausible for Gwent to be produced as an actual card game….it was. Now it’s time for all that practice to pay off, as a real-life Gwent Tournament has been […]

Fast Food Fight Club Now On Kickstarter

by Peter Paltridgeon March 15, 2017
For a while now the fast food companies of America have been embroiled in a war…a heated competition to provide the most shameless, embarrassing, disgusting food item; something that gives the biggest finger to the USDA health guidelines possible. Currently the leader in that race is Arbys with their proposed “Meat Mountain.” That happens to […]