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Box Breaking 216: Ruins of Azlant Dice from Q Workshop

Posted on August 17th, 2017 under , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

In this Box Breaking Matt Takes a look at the Ruins of Azlant themed dice from Q Workshop. Each die has etched markings or runes hinting free spirits and destiny. I will keep you posted on how they roll.

Flip Through Ultimate Magic for Pathfinder from Paizo

Posted on August 17th, 2017 under , , , , , , , . Posted by

In this Flip Through Matt takes a look at Pathfinders Ultimate Magic from Paizo.  While this book isn’t new it is to Matt so he is sharing. All in all it’s a good book.  I think at this point some of the material can be expanded upon, but it’s still a solid foundation for growth.

Figure Forge 99: Typhoon Attack Helicopters for Dropzone Commander

Posted on August 16th, 2017 under , , , , . Posted by

In this Figure Forge Matt assembles both builds of the Resistance attack Helicopters. The blades made these models a lot of fun.

Figure Forge 98: Bones 3 Frost Giants

Posted on August 16th, 2017 under , . Posted by

In this Figure Forge Matt throws together the Bones 3 Frost Giants. Yep, they were easy.

Box Breaking 215: Forcemaster Mage Wars Academy

Posted on August 14th, 2017 under , , , . Posted by

In the Box Breaking Matt Takes a look at the Forcemaster expansion for Mage Wars Academy.  This expansion focuses on the use of telekinetic powers by the mage. The Forcemaster is one of the more unique mages in the game.  Which can make her a little tricky to play against.

Battletech Succession Wars at Gen Con 50

Posted on August 14th, 2017 under . Posted by

BattleTech: Technical Readout: Succession Wars [$29.99]On February 5, 2439, the Mackie obliterated all opposition during its first combat trial, ushering in a new era of warfare. The BattleMech—King of the Battlefield—was born. BattleMechs reached their pinnacle during the golden age of the Star League. The fall of the Star League and the Succession Wars that […]

Flip Through Coalition Wars The Siege on Tolkeen

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

In this Flip Through Matt takes a look at the first book of the Coalition Wars Campaign The Seige on Tolkeen for Rifts from Palladium Books.  this starts the story of Tech VS. Magic in the Rifts universe – well I mean makes truly volatile. Currently running a campaign that is leading up this part […]

Origins 2018 Theme Announced!

Posted on August 11th, 2017 under . Posted by

The Theme for Origins Game Fair 2018 is Mystery Columbus, OH – Plans for Origins Game Fair 2018 are underway. The Game Manufacturers Association, host of Origins Game Fair, has announced that next year’s theme will be Mystery! Origins 2018 will serve up a high level of fun with activities and events that may require […]

WHITE WOLF ENTERTAINMENT AND DRIVETHRURPG LAUNCH STORYTELLERS VAULT

Posted on August 11th, 2017 under . Posted by

WHITE WOLF ENTERTAINMENT AND DRIVETHRURPG LAUNCH STORYTELLERS VAULT, A CREATORS CONTENT PROGRAM FOR VAMPIRE: THE MASQUERADE STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN (August 11, 2017) – White Wolf Entertainment, creator of the World of Darkness and Vampire: The Masquerade are partnering with DriveThurRPG to allow independent content creators to publish material set in the World of Darkness using the […]

STAR TREK ADVENTURES LEAVES DRY DOCK AND LAUNCHES AT GENCON

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

STAR TREK ADVENTURES LEAVES DRY DOCK AND LAUNCHES AT GENCON With the Release of Star Trek Adventures and Demos of Fallout: Wasteland Warfare, Modiphius Entertainment Announces Plans for Gen Con 50 LONDON, ENGLAND (August 10, 2017): Modiphius Entertainment, award-winning publisher of the Star Trek Adventures, Achtung! Cthulhu, Mutant Chronicles, Conan, Infinity and John Carter of […]

Figure Forge 97: Kyra and Lavarath from Bones 3

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

In this Figure Forge Matt shows you how easy Reaper Bones go together by putting together Kyra and Lavarath. So Far I have had a lot of fun wit the Bones 3 minis.  They are my first bones kickstarter and I did buy into Bones 4 as a result.

Figure Forge 96: Buzenbo for Bushido from GCT

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

In this Figure Forge Matt assembles the Buzenbo. Have you played Bushido the Game? I want to know what you think.

Box Breaking 214: Doctor Who Time Clash From Cubicle 7

Posted on August 7th, 2017 under , , , , . Posted by

In this Box Breaking Matt Takes a look at Doctor Who Time Clash.  The card game where Daleks struggle against DR and his companions to determine the fate of the universe.   If your’e a Doctor Who fan this is a must have!

THE WORLD OF STARFINDER SET TO LAUNCH AT GEN CON 50

Posted on August 7th, 2017 under , . Posted by

THE WORLD OF STARFINDER SET TO LAUNCH AT GEN CON 50 Paizo Announces Line-up of Events for an Historic Gen Con REDMOND, WA (August 7, 2017): Nearly a decade after Paizo Inc. released the award-winning Pathfinder Roleplaying Game, the countdown is now on to celebrate the release of the company’s newest game, the epic science-fantasy […]

Rambo the Board Game From Everything Epic

Posted on August 4th, 2017 under . Posted by

Rambo: The Board Game is a thematic, cooperative, tactical, miniatures, scenario-based campaign game that allows 1-4 players to experience the events they remember from the film as well as embark on new, never-before-seen missions. The game provides sealed “Self-Expanding” mission envelopes that gradually add to the game as each mission started and completed. Each mission tells […]

THE DARK EYE: WARRING KINGDOMS COMES TO GAME ON TABLETOP

Posted on August 4th, 2017 under . Posted by

THE DARK EYE: WARRING KINGDOMS COMES TO GAME ON TABLETOP Late-Pledge Campaign Now Open with First Full Regional Supplement for The Dark Eye RPG LYON, FRANCE (August 4, 2017) – Game On Tabletop, the innovative new crowdfunding platform dedicated to tabletop games, and Ulisses-Spiele have partnered to open a late-pledge campaign for The Dark Eye: […]

DIZED INVITES ALL GEN CON ATTENDEES TO SIT ON THE THRONE OF GAMES

Posted on August 2nd, 2017 under . Posted by

DIZED INVITES ALL GEN CON ATTENDEES TO SIT ON THE THRONE OF GAMES More Than 100 Board Games Make Up the Throne, One Gen Con Attendee Will Win Them All HELSINKI, FINLAND (August 1, 2017): Playmore Games, developers of Dized, the board game companion app that removes the rulebooks and gets gamers playing right away, […]

The Eaves of Mirkwood for Adventures in Middle-earth out now in PDF!

Posted on August 1st, 2017 under . Posted by

The Eaves of Mirkwood for Adventures in Middle-earth out now in PDF! The Eaves of Mirkwood™  & Loremaster’s Screen for the smash hit 5th Edition setting Adventures in Middle-earth™  is available in PDF now! The Eaves of Mirkwood is an introductory scenario for Adventures in Middle-earth. It comes with pre-generated characters, maps, and features streamlined […]

MODIPHIUS ENTERTAINMENT UNVEILS LOCUTUS OF BORG FIGURE, 1701 BORG CUBES AND BONUS MISSIONS FOR STAR TREK ADVENTURES RPG

Posted on August 1st, 2017 under . Posted by

MODIPHIUS ENTERTAINMENT UNVEILS LOCUTUS OF BORG FIGURE, 1701 BORG CUBES AND BONUS MISSIONS FOR STAR TREK ADVENTURES RPG First New Star Trek RPG in a Decade Readies for Launch LONDON, ENGLAND (August 1, 2017): Modiphius Entertainment, publisher of the Achtung! Cthulhu, Mutant Chronicles, Conan, Infinity and John Carter of Mars roleplaying games, reveals today the […]

Box Breaking 213: Dark Age Two Player Starter Path to Glory

Posted on July 31st, 2017 under , , , . Posted by

In this Box Breaking Matt busts open The Dark Age two player starter from CMoN. Dark Age is the miniature game where rolling low is the way to go.   As you can see from my rolls this is probably not the game for me.

Flip Through: Pathfinder Adventurer’s Guide

Posted on July 28th, 2017 under , , , , , . Posted by

In this Flip Through Matt Takes a look at Pathfinders’ Adventurer’s Guide from Paizo.  This book focuses on eighteen organizations players and GM’s can use from the Inner Sea region.  They get a good look at everything from feats to spells. The Adventurer’s Guide is a little different than most of their books, but it […]

Battletech Legacy will also be at Gen Con 50

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

A Draconis Combine warrior struggles with immoral orders in the First Succession War. A House Davion MechWarrior participates in a risky heist as part of Operation Guerrero. A history buff battles the Word of Blake during the Liberation of Terra. What do these MechWarriors have in common? Each one pilots the same BattleMech, a survivor […]

Shadowrun Sprawl Stories will be at Gen Con 50.

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

The Sixth World is a place of danger and few places depict that danger better than Seattle. Where the sprawl expands, klic after klic, in all directions while trying to swallow the Emerald City. It ‘s the home to millions who struggle to survive the hazards of decaying neighborhoods and the scrupulous eyes of their […]

Gen Con 50: This War of Mine – the Board Game to debut at Ares Games booth

Posted on July 27th, 2017 under . Posted by

Gen Con 50: This War of Mine – the Board Game to debut at Ares Games booth The tabletop adaptation of the gripping survival video game will be released at the show by Ares, master distributor in US of the games published by Galakta; Hunt for the Ring, Divinity Derby and Last Friday – Return […]

MYTHIC GAMES RETURNS TO GEN CON WITH JOAN OF ARC AND A PANTHEON OF OLYMPIAN HEROES

Posted on July 26th, 2017 under . Posted by

MYTHIC GAMES RETURNS TO GEN CON WITH JOAN OF ARC AND A PANTHEON OF OLYMPIAN HEROES The Only Known Female Knight in History Gets Her Own Board Game and Gen Con Attendees Get to Play it First PARIS, FRANCE (July 26, 2017): Mythic Games, creators and co-publishers with Monolith of the Mythic Battles: Pantheon Board […]