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Origins 2017 Event Coverage: 3 Catalyst Game Labs with Jason Hardy

Posted on June 22nd, 2017 under , , , . Posted by

I ran into Jason Hardy from Catalyst Game Labs at Origins 2017 and as always we had a great chat. One of the first things we discussed was the tarot deck – it’s beautiful. We also discussed Seattle Sprawl, Anarchy, and Cutting Aces.   I can’t wait to pick up Cutting Aces – I hope […]

Origins Event Coverage 2: Cryptozoic with Matt Hyra

Posted on June 22nd, 2017 under , . Posted by

I caught up with Matt Hyra at Origins 2017, He goes over Masters of Orion,  Rick and Morty: Anatomy Park, Attack on Titan: The Last Stand, and Train Heist. Train Heist sounds like it’s a lot of fun.

Box Breaking 209: Munchkin X-men

Posted on June 22nd, 2017 under , , , , , , . Posted by

In this Box Breaking Matt takes a look at Munchkin X-Men. Is the art going be goofy or traditional? Take a look! The art is solid and I like the feel that it lends towards superhero.

Origins 2017 Event Coverage 1: Arcane Wonders with Tony Gullotti

Posted on June 22nd, 2017 under , , , . Posted by

I caught up with Tony Gullotti from Arcane Wonders at Origins Game Fair, where we played Spoils of War, and talked about the new Force Mage and Viral. The Force Mage is quite sexy. Spoils of War is a great bluffing game – better with beer. Viral is very intriguing at this point.

Flip Through Rifts Ultimate Edition

Posted on June 15th, 2017 under , , , . Posted by

In this Flip Through Matt Takes a look at Rifts Ultimate Edition.  He chats about everything from art, to new rules, and the layout of the book.   I realize that this book has been out some time now, but I felt this could be beneficial for newer players.

PAIZO RETURNS TO FREE RPG DAY WITH OFFICIAL STARFINDER ALIEN PREVIEW MANUAL

Posted on June 13th, 2017 under . Posted by

PAIZO RETURNS TO FREE RPG DAY WITH OFFICIAL STARFINDER ALIEN PREVIEW MANUAL REDMOND, WA (June 13, 2017): Paizo Inc., publisher of the award-winning Pathfinder Roleplaying Game and Pathfinder Adventure Card Game, is proud to return to Free RPG Day as a Platinum-level sponsor with Starfinder: First Contact, an exclusive first look at more than a […]

Kaiju Crush from Fireside Games

Posted on June 3rd, 2017 under . Posted by

Fireside Games is thrilled to announce the release of Kaiju Crush on November 1, 2017. Designed by Tim Armstrong and Justin De Witt (creator of Castle Panic), Kaiju Crush is a light strategy game with limited grid movement, shared objectives, and intransitive combat on a modular board. Players choose 1 of 4 giant monsters to […]

Reiview Bestiary 6 for Pathfinder from Paizo

Posted on May 18th, 2017 under . Posted by

Bestiary 6 Book of Monsters pages Published by Paizo Bestiary 6 is full of new monsters and potential player races.  Many of which are inspired by myth, lore Lovecraft and more! It’s a large collection of monsters that might make you wonder what they’re thinking.  I mean it’s their sixth book of monsters, seventh if […]

Stream of Annihilation for D&D

Posted on May 17th, 2017 under . Posted by

Dungeons & Dragons loves the amazing video streams produced by our fans. This community-generated live-play highlights what’s fantastic about D&D—sitting down together with your friends to tell a grand story!   To celebrate, we’ve invited a bunch of D&D streamers and luminaries to Seattle, Washington to hang out and roll some dice on June 2nd […]

Rogue Heroes and Palladium Books launched The Rifts Board Game

Posted on May 17th, 2017 under . Posted by

www.kickstarter.com/projects/rogueheroes/rifts-board-game A Press Release from Rogue Heroes and Palladium Books® ! A typical game lasts 90 minutes. ! 3 different ways to play: – Campaign (Players vs Mission Director) – Skirmish (Player vs Player) – Head to Head (card combat; only 15-20 minutes to play). ! 32 mm miniatures. Detailed and posed for combat. ! […]

PAIZO ANNOUNCES UK GAMES EXPO LINEUP

Posted on May 17th, 2017 under . Posted by

PAIZO ANNOUNCES UK GAMES EXPO LINEUP REDMOND, WA (May 16, 2017): Paizo Inc., publisher of the award-winning Pathfinder Roleplaying Game and Pathfinder Adventure Card Game, announces today the line-up of gaming activities for 2017 UK Games Expo, taking place in Birmingham, UK June 2 – 4, 2017. As a first-time Associate Sponsor of the convention, […]

Chaosium at UK Games Expo

Posted on May 17th, 2017 under . Posted by

For the second year, Chaosium offers Games Expo UK attendees a Cthulhu workshop, games, and a glimpse at Glorantha. Plus the latest releases at the Chaosium Booth, including Pulp Cthulhu, The Two Headed Serpent and H.P. Lovecraft’s The Call of Cthulhu for Beginning Readers. Friday 12.00pm (SEM2957) in Piazza 1. Chaosium’s Rick Meints and Michael […]

Figure Forge 90: Goritisi Skirmishers from Wrath of Kings

Posted on May 9th, 2017 under , , . Posted by

Welcome back to another Figure Forge!  In this episode I finish off the Gortisi by assembling some Skirmishers from the two player Starter set for Wrath of Kings from CMoN. I have had a few people ask If I have assembled the Dance master yet.  No, I haven’t I will try to pick it one […]

Figure Forge 90: Skorza Shield Breaker for Wrath of Kings

Posted on May 2nd, 2017 under , , , , , . Posted by

In this Figure Forge Matt tackles the Skorza Shield Breaker for Wrath of Kings from CMoN. This is my second model from the two player starter and it was another easy assembly. Music and Sound by Syrinscape.

Figure Forge 89: the Skorza Alpha for Kings of War

Posted on May 2nd, 2017 under , , . Posted by

Watch as Matt assembles the Slorza Alpha for Kings of War. This model is part of the two player starter kit from CMoN What can I say about Wrath of Kings? Well, those of you that know me know I like d10 games.   I have only played twice now so I am not ready […]

Flip Through Bestiary 6 for Pathfinder from Paizo

Posted on April 27th, 2017 under , , , , , , , , . Posted by

In this Flip Through Matt takes a look at the Bestiary 6 for Pathfinder. He chats about the Archdevils, Kaiju, new player races, Planar dragons, the Four Horsemen, and a few more along the way.   Music and Sound by Syrinscape.   Next week I should have the written review done, and we’ll take a […]

Box Breaking 208: Agamemnon from Osprey Games

Posted on April 24th, 2017 under , , . Posted by

I picked up at and played at Alliance Open House. Agamemnon is a tile placement territory control game that is fast to learn and full of thinking (abstarct strategy). Agmemnon is one of those games that is different every time you play it.

Flip Through Curse of the Crimson Throne for Pathfinder

Posted on April 20th, 2017 under , , , . Posted by

Matt doesn’t spoil this look at the revised edition of Curse of the Crimson Throne.  He discusses some of the changes or additions that were added to the story. Next Week I will take a look at at Bestiary 6!  And then some Rifts the following week.

Figure Forge 88: Iguana for Heavy Gear

Posted on April 11th, 2017 under , , . Posted by

Matt assembles the bear bones of the Iguana for Heavy Gear,  This is the new plastic. So, who is going to Origins and do you want to play Heavy Gear Blitz.

Box Breaking 207: Myth Blackwall Warrens

Posted on April 10th, 2017 under , , . Posted by

Watch as Matt sift throw the goodies in Myth’s Blackwall Warrens box set from Megacon Games.  If you are familiar with Myth then you already know these models are awesome! I use these models for everything from Myth to to RPG’s.  The boards too! When I play Myth I reminisce about Dirk the Daring.  How […]

Ninja Division brings us My Little Pony

Posted on April 5th, 2017 under . Posted by

My Little Pony: Tails of Equestria My Little Pony: Tails of Equestria is a storytelling pen and paper game for 2 to 6 players. Players create and role-play as pony heroes who explore and seek adventure in the various lands of Equestria. Guided by a Game Master (GM), players adventure together and use the magic of friendship […]

CUBICLE 7 PARTNERS WITH MAKE BELIEVE GAMES ON CTHULHU MYTHOS RPG

Posted on April 4th, 2017 under . Posted by

CUBICLE 7 PARTNERS WITH MAKE BELIEVE GAMES ON CTHULHU MYTHOS RPG COMPANY TO PUBLISH NEW TAKE ON HORROR GAMING UK games publisher Cubicle 7 Entertainment has forged a partnership agreement with Make Believe Games, the company of legendary Vampire: The Masquerade creator Mark Rein-Hagen. They have announced their intention to release a tabletop roleplaying game […]

President’s 2005 Tax Returns

Posted on April 2nd, 2017 under . Posted by

    Cheapass Games Releases President’s 2005 Tax Returns   Seattle, WA—April 1, 2017. Cheapass Games have come into possession of shocking and revelatory documents concerning their own president’s financial dealings as well as possible ties to domestic powers. These documents are coming to light during what can only be described as a tumultuous and […]

PATHFINDER RPG: BOOK OF THE DAMNED

Posted on April 2nd, 2017 under , . Posted by

PATHFINDER RPG: BOOK OF THE DAMNED EXPLORES THE WORKINGS OF THE POWERFUL FORCES OF EVIL Now Available for Pre-Order, Book of the Damned Takes Players from the Darkest Depths of the Demon-Haunted Abyss, to the Apocalyptic Realm of Abaddon and the Infernal Layers of Hell Itself REDMOND, WA (March 23, 2017): Paizo Inc., publisher of […]

Mini’s for Fragged Empire

Posted on April 1st, 2017 under . Posted by

WOW! Minis for Wade Dyer’s awesome Fragged Empire RPG. Modelled in resin these 28mm, Heroic Scale Miniatures are the perfect accompaniment to Fragged Empire’s far future indie RPG, which chronicles the fates of four non-human races as they seek to build a new society and begin life again amongst the stars, after barely surviving a […]