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Mists Of Ravenloft Now Available In The DDO Store

Posted by on Mar 8, 2018

  The land of Barovia awaits those, that were waiting for the newest expansion to land in the DDO Store.     Race: Aasimar 1395 Mists of Ravenloft Expansion Content: 2495 Scourge...

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Podcast

DDO Players News Episode 182 – Surviving Gen Con

Posted by on Jun 13, 2018

  Drac is joined by Lessah And Rent This Week! We cover all the game news on U39! Yes we have GAME NEWS! plus we have a talk about Gen Con, How To Survive, Tips, And What We Are...

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Dungeons & Dragons 5E

WizKids Announces D&D Icons of the Realms: Waterdeep Dragon Heist

Posted by on Jun 11, 2018

  WizKids is excited to announce the upcoming release of the newest addition to its D&D Icons of the Realms line of pre-painted miniatures: Waterdeep Dragon Heist. Based on...

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Tabletop Games

And The Kinderspiel des Jahres Winner Is

Posted by on Jun 17, 2018

  HABA Games’ Dragon’s Breath (Funkelschatz) was named winner of the 2018 Kinderspiel des Jahres, the Best Children’s Game category for the prestigious German game design...

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Site/Podcast Hiatus Announcement

Site/Podcast Hiatus Announcement

Jun 20, 2018

    You might have noticed there has not been a ton of posts on the site this week. And of course, there is no podcast this week. I am in the middle of moving, I have to be out of the place I am currently at by July 1st. and as of this writing, I have NO PLACE to move into. So I’m in the process of packing, and going through all my stuff, and emptying out...

And The Kinderspiel des Jahres Winner Is

And The Kinderspiel des Jahres Winner Is

Jun 17, 2018

  HABA Games’ Dragon’s Breath (Funkelschatz) was named winner of the 2018 Kinderspiel des Jahres, the Best Children’s Game category for the prestigious German game design competition. Dragon’s Breath is  game for ages 5 and up, and in it you will have four young dragons and one dragon dad, trying to get the most gems out of a ice column filled with them.  That...

Our Origins And Gen Con Coverage Will Be Brought To You By……

Our Origins And Gen Con Coverage Will Be Brought To You By……

Jun 16, 2018

  I will be covering for Origins game fair for 1 day this year, and of course will be at Gen Con for all 4 days! Our wall to wall coverage will be brought to you by a wonderful sponsor.     That’s right! the great guys over at Easy Roller Dice Co! we have talked about them a lot on the site and podcast, they have been a podcast sponsor in the past, and...

Gale Force Nine Announce New Dungeons & Dragons Board Game Vault of Dragons

Gale Force Nine Announce New Dungeons & Dragons Board Game Vault of Dragons

Jun 16, 2018

  Vault of Dragons has players take the role of unsavory factions from the streets of Waterdeep, who have heard the rumors of a hidden vault of gold under the city, and are determined to locate it first. Players send followers to locations in Waterdeep to uncover rumors and treasure. Brawling with other factions to control key locations is to be expected, but...

DDO Players News Episode 182 – Surviving Gen Con

DDO Players News Episode 182 – Surviving Gen Con

Jun 13, 2018

  Drac is joined by Lessah And Rent This Week! We cover all the game news on U39! Yes we have GAME NEWS! plus we have a talk about Gen Con, How To Survive, Tips, And What We Are Looking Foward To.   Audio Only Listen And Download Link http://subvertedmadness.com/ddo/playersnews/DPN182.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (140.5MB)     YouTube Watch Links  ...

WizKids Announces D&D Icons of the Realms: Waterdeep Dragon Heist

WizKids Announces D&D Icons of the Realms: Waterdeep Dragon Heist

Jun 11, 2018

  WizKids is excited to announce the upcoming release of the newest addition to its D&D Icons of the Realms line of pre-painted miniatures: Waterdeep Dragon Heist. Based on the newest Dungeons & Dragons story, Waterdeep Dragon Heist is scheduled to release this fall and features exciting and compelling characters, both heroic and villainous, including...

Free RPG Day Is Next Saturday June 16th 2018

Free RPG Day Is Next Saturday June 16th 2018

Jun 10, 2018

  It’s that time again, the special time of year when we can get FREE RPG! Yes, FREE Rpg Day 2018 is all most upon us. There are some good offerings this year as well!       Established in 2007, Free RPG Day works with participating hobby game retailers and RPG publishers to bring new and exclusive RPG quickstart rules and adventure modules into the hands...

Gen Con 2018 Kicks Off With A Block Party!

Gen Con 2018 Kicks Off With A Block Party!

Jun 10, 2018

  Gen Con, the largest and longest-running gaming convention in North America, will kick off its convention programming on Wednesday, August 1 with a Sun King Brewing tapping party and free concert on Georgia Street located outside of the Indiana Convention Center. This year, the convention will rebrand its four days of outdoor activities as the “Gen Con Block...

Roll 20 Mordenkainen’s Tome of Foes Review

Roll 20 Mordenkainen’s Tome of Foes Review

Jun 4, 2018

  Mordenkainen’s Tome of Foes is the newest book released for Dungeons & Dragons 5th Edition, and of course has been added to Roll 20 as well,   If you are wanting some new foes to unleash against your players, then this is the tome for you!   When you purchase Mordenkainen’s Tome of Foes via Roll 20, you will also get the introductory adventure...

Dungeons & Dragons Mordenkainen’s Tome of Foes Review

Dungeons & Dragons Mordenkainen’s Tome of Foes Review

Jun 4, 2018

  Mordenkainen’s Tome of Foes is the latest book for Dungeons and Dragons 5th Edition. It’s named after the Wizard Mordenkainen, a character who was created and played by D&D creator Gary Gygax, He has such go on to become a major character within the DnD lore. You may have also heard of him through the many spells named after him in earlier editions.    ...

Waterdeep: Dungeon of the Mad Mage Coming In Nov From WOTC

Waterdeep: Dungeon of the Mad Mage Coming In Nov From WOTC

Jun 2, 2018

  The Stream Of Many Eyes has had another HUGE announcement… A new mega-dungeon is headed our way and it’s set in wait for it. UNDERMOUNTAIN!     Not much is known about the product but I wanted to get the news out right away, I’m sure the fine WOTC PR Machine will send me a press release on Monday 🙂     The 256-page adventure will focus on...

Vampyr Has A New Bloodthristy Launch Trailer!

Vampyr Has A New Bloodthristy Launch Trailer!

Jun 2, 2018

    Vampyr, the narrative-driven action-RPG from DONTNOD Entertainment, releases next week – take control of newly-turned vampire Dr. Jonathan Reid from Tuesday, June 5th, on PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC. Today, prepare to stalk or save the streets of 1918 London with Vampyr’s Launch Trailer! In Vampyr you play as Dr. Jonathan Reid, a famous surgeon and...

Waterdeep: Dragon Heist Is The New Dungeons & Dragons Storyline

Waterdeep: Dragon Heist Is The New Dungeons & Dragons Storyline

Jun 1, 2018

  This afternoon Wizards of the Coast announced that Waterdeep: Dragon Heist would be the new Dungeons & Dragons storyline coming this fall.     The storyline centers on an urban treasure hunt, and the book will come with rules and ideas for running adventures and campaigns in cities. Chris Perkins said that this new storyline takes inspiration from...

Marvel Strike Teams Coming From WizKids

Marvel Strike Teams Coming From WizKids

Jun 1, 2018

  Adding on to the successful Heroclix game,  WizKids has announced Marvel Strike Teams, an “overlord” style game that uses HeroClix Combat Dial miniatures.  The base game and its first expansion, Avengers Initiative will release in October.   In Marvel Strike Teams, one player becomes a criminal mastermind, running the villains and overseeing the game in a way...

Cthulhu: Death May Die Coming From CMON

Cthulhu: Death May Die Coming From CMON

Jun 1, 2018

    Something has awoken the Great Old Ones. An unstoppable incantation has begun, and the fate of the world lies in the hands of a few brave Investigators. However, time is short. An unspeakable horror is making its way to our world with each passing second. The only hope is to disrupt the ritual just enough so that when the ancient god from another dimension...

WIZKIDS ANNOUNCES BETRAYAL AT HOUSE ON THE HILL UPGRADE KIT

WIZKIDS ANNOUNCES BETRAYAL AT HOUSE ON THE HILL UPGRADE KIT

May 31, 2018

  WizKids, the leader in high-quality pre-painted miniatures and publisher of hit board games, announced a new Upgrade Kit for the internationally-acclaimed board game, Betrayal at House on the Hill, featuring enhanced double-sided character cards and premium six-sided custom dice, set to release this Fall.   “With the Upgrade Kit, we’ve provided a premium...

Dynamite Entertainment Announce Miniature Army of Darkness Game

Dynamite Entertainment Announce Miniature Army of Darkness Game

May 31, 2018

  Dynamite Entertainment has officially announced the development of a miniature-based tabletop game based on Army of Darkness. Designed by Lynnvander Studios (Buffy the Vampire Slayer: The Board Game, and Dynamite’s Re-Animator), Army of Darkness: The Board Game will see players take on the role of unlikely hero Ash Williams, the chainsaw-wielding,...

500 Classic Doctor Who Episodes To Be Shown On Twitch

500 Classic Doctor Who Episodes To Be Shown On Twitch

May 31, 2018

  The latest Doctor’s companion is mega streaming service Twitch, which will be doing a 500-episode showcase of Doctor Who.     The stream kicked off May 29th,   with the very first episode, 1963’s An Unearthly Child, and run through each of the first seven Doctors, as well as the first appearances of the Daleks and the Cybermen, until the end of...

Vast: The Mysterious Manor Launches Via Kickstarter

Vast: The Mysterious Manor Launches Via Kickstarter

May 30, 2018

  Leder Games has launched Vast: The Mysterious Manor, the highly anticipated standalone sequel to The Crystal Caverns   https://ksr-video.imgix.net/projects/2983142/video-884835-h264_high.mp4   Vast: The Mysterious Manor. The Mysterious Manor takes you and your friends on an adventure in a haunted house. Here there are few heroes. Instead, each player takes on...

DDO Players News Episode 181 – Now With Legacy Zombies?

DDO Players News Episode 181 – Now With Legacy Zombies?

May 30, 2018

  Another NON DDO news week 🙂 Sorry folks! When we have some we will be sure and talk about it! So this is another Tabletop centic episode!     Audio Only Listen And Download Link   http://subvertedmadness.com/ddo/playersnews/DPN181.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (62.8MB)     YouTube Watch Links     Game News The DDO Chronicle: Issue 285   Store...