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Plaid Hat reinvents the co-op genre with Dead of Winter

by 9 months ago

Ever get the feeling that players in co-operative games are too willing to "take one for the team"? Do you worry that in a real zombie apocalypse, your fellow survivors …

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Quarriors! dice building without all those pesky dice on your iPad

by 9 months ago

If you have ever dreamed of playing Quarriors! on your morning commute but hate having to pick up spilled dice from underneath your seat, Wizkids/NECA have you covered. The award …

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It’s clobberin’ time! The Fantastic Four expands UD’s Legendary deck-builder

by 9 months ago

Face front, true believers! The fine folks at Upper Deck are bringing the first family of the four-color page straight to your tabletop with THE FANTASTIC FOUR expansion to their …

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Dragon Kings, a multi-media fantasy project, recently funded on Kickstarter

by 9 months ago

On Thursday, Dragon Kings, a multi-media fantasy project successfully funded on Kickstarter. Here is the description of Dragon Kings, right from the creators: Dragon Kings is Timothy Brown’s ‘spiritual successor’ …

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Bestiary 4 brings new monsters to your Pathfinder campaign

by 9 months ago

Attention PATHFINDER gamemasters: are there enough creatures in your campaign? The correct answer is "no" -- there are NEVER ENOUGH MONSTERS, especially when Halloween approaches. The fine folks at Paizo …

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Brain Burn in Wonderland – Review of Parade

by 10 months ago

Alice and her friends in Wonderland are starting a parade. Huzzah! Something so simple, so fun, so light and airy! And as a game? A brain-burning killfest. Well, maybe not …

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ROFLMAO–But With 80% Less MAO – Review of ROFL!

by 10 months ago

As the historic Civil War battle of Gettysburg reaches its 150th anniversary in 2013, it is important to remember the stirring words spoken by President Lincoln at that field of …

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Deck-building with claws – Nightfall review

by 10 months ago

The deck-building scene exploded after Dominion’s smashing success in 2008. Publishers have struggled to differentiate their own entries into the genre. How well does NIGHTFALL fare? Part of me believes …

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Crazy Eights: Eight questions with Square Shooters designer Carmelyn Calvert

by 10 months ago

Sometimes inspiration comes from the strangest places.  I have seen many different decks of standard cards, some with irregular shapes, odd artwork, the card value in all four corners, a …

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Design a game using cards on dice and you could win cash

by 10 months ago

A lot of us who play games sometimes think about making games, but often times we don't take the step to make the game or come up with an idea …

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Star Realms invades Kickstarter

by 10 months ago

While many deck-building games have a fantasy theme, we really haven't seen one that introduces us to space.  During Origins I was able to check out a deck builder called …

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Mega Man goes board game

by 10 months ago

Classic video game hero Mega Man seems to be going even more multiplatform (multiplatformerer?). In honour of Mega Man's 25th anniversary, card game publisher Jasco Games officially announced it would …

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