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Downtime Notice: Friday, December 8th 9:30 AM – 1:00 PM Eastern

Posted by on Dec 7, 2017

    Community Manager Cordovan posted on the forums about some upcoming downtime   The DDO game worlds will be unavailable on Friday, December 8th from 9:30 AM...

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Podcast

DDO Players News Episode 157 – Drac Has A Ranger Problem

Posted by on Dec 13, 2017

  Ravenloft is here! We talk about the release and hotfix notes. And we find out Drac has way too many rangers.     Audio Only Listen And Download Link...

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Dungeons & Dragons 5E

D&D Xanathar’s Guide to Everything Shatters Records

Posted by on Dec 8, 2017

    Xanathar’s Guide to Everything is a smash hit, everywhere it would seem. The Wall Street Journal: #1 nonfiction Publisher’s Weekly: #1 hardcover nonfiction USA...

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Tabletop Games

The Wilds of Rhovanion Coming In A New Deluxe Expansion for The Lord of the Rings: the Card Game

Posted by on Dec 15, 2017

    As the shadow of Mordor extends its reach, ever more people are torn from their homes and left without safety or refuge. When you are met with one such band of...

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Gen Con Announce Changes To Badges For 2018

Gen Con Announce Changes To Badges For 2018

Dec 16, 2017

  The countdown to Gen Con 2018 is at 227 days as of this posting, Gen Con announced they are making a few slight changes to badges for the upcoming 2018 show.     To simplify things, Gen Con will have just one price for each badge type in 2018. They have adjusted pricing to uniform costs to reflect this change. You can buy your badge beginning...

Gloom Goes Digital March 2018

Gloom Goes Digital March 2018

Dec 16, 2017

  Asmodee Digital family is bringing yet another tabletop game to the digital space.     Gloom: Digital Edition, the dark and humorous card game from Atlas Games & Sky Ship Studios, will be available on Steam in March 2018!   Coming to Steam in March 2018.  After an initial release to PC, Gloom will be released later to mobile devices. ...

The Wilds of Rhovanion Coming In A New Deluxe Expansion for The Lord of the Rings: the Card Game

The Wilds of Rhovanion Coming In A New Deluxe Expansion for The Lord of the Rings: the Card Game

Dec 15, 2017

    As the shadow of Mordor extends its reach, ever more people are torn from their homes and left without safety or refuge. When you are met with one such band of wanderers, you find yourself honor-bound to deliver them to a new setting where they may finally find peace. But the road is treacherous and fraught with dangers. Will you be able to keep...

One Ring RPG Bundle Up On Bundle Of Holding

One Ring RPG Bundle Up On Bundle Of Holding

Dec 14, 2017

  If you want to get your Tolkien role-playing on, there is a great way to jump into the One Ring RPG from Cubicle 7     For just US$14.95 you get this offer’s Starter Collection (retail value $45) with designer Francesco Nepitello’s complete RPG The One Ring (retail price $30) and its companion Loremaster’s Screen and Lake-town...

Krampus Knocked Card Game On Kickstarter

Krampus Knocked Card Game On Kickstarter

Dec 13, 2017

  Readers of the site might know by now that there I love to share kickstarters, and I am big fan of Krampus, as I don’t enjoy the christams holidays very much.  So this was a no-brainer to share with you all!     Krampus Knocked! © is a quick-paced card game of Mistletoe and Mischief for 2-6 players ages 6+. The game has 72 illustrated...

Restoration Games Announce Expansion For Downforce

Restoration Games Announce Expansion For Downforce

Dec 13, 2017

  Start your engines! There is more Downforce on the way!     Restoration Games announced plans to publish an expansion for Downforce, their critically acclaimed game of high stakes F1 racing. The expansion, entitled “Danger Circuit” includes a full-size, six-fold, double-sided board and six new player powers. It features new cover art by...

DDO Players News Episode 157 – Drac Has A Ranger Problem

DDO Players News Episode 157 – Drac Has A Ranger Problem

Dec 13, 2017

  Ravenloft is here! We talk about the release and hotfix notes. And we find out Drac has way too many rangers.     Audio Only Listen And Download Link http://subvertedmadness.com/ddo/playersnews/DPN157.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (57.2MB)   YouTube Watch Links    ...

The Dark Crystal Heading Back To Theaters For 2 Nights Only

The Dark Crystal Heading Back To Theaters For 2 Nights Only

Dec 13, 2017

  Thirty-five years after it first stunned audiences and critics with its unprecedented visions and mythic storytelling, Jim Henson’s 1982 epic fantasy-adventure “The Dark Crystal,” co-directed by Henson and Frank Oz, will return to big screens nationwide in a special two-night presentation from Fathom Events, The Jim Henson Company and Universal Pictures....

Conan Exiles Launching May 8th

Conan Exiles Launching May 8th

Dec 12, 2017

   Funcom today announced that Conan Exiles, the studio’s open-world survival game set in the savage lands of Conan the Barbarian, will shed its Early Access skin and launch in both digital and retail stores on May 8th, 2018. Currently available in PC Early Access and Xbox One Game Preview, May 8th next year will also see the premiere of Conan Exiles on...

Last Chance to Purchase Sword Coast Legends

Last Chance to Purchase Sword Coast Legends

Dec 12, 2017

  If you were on the fence about picking up Sword Coast Legends, now is your last chance, the game is going away for good.     Sword Coast Legends will be removed from sale December 31st. Until then the game is available for 67% off.   Gather your party for epic adventures before Sword Coast Legends disappears forever at the end of December,...

The Lord of the Rings: Living Card Game Game Heading To Steam

The Lord of the Rings: Living Card Game Game Heading To Steam

Dec 11, 2017

  Fantasy Flight Interactive has announced plans to produce a digital version of Fantasy Flight Games’ Living Card Game The Lord of the Rings: The Card Game on the Steam platform for PC next year as its first release.     The digital adaptation will use the same mechanics and cards as the tabletop version, with players forming teams of heroes and...

Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom First Trailer

Jurassic World:  Fallen Kingdom First Trailer

Dec 10, 2017

  The first trailer for the new Jurassic World movie  has been released, depicting a storyline in which the island dinosaur sanctuary is threatened by a volcano. Dinosaurs and volcanos – Yes please, sign me up!     Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom will debut June 22,...

Downtime Notice: Saturday, 7:00am-11:00am Eastern

Downtime Notice: Saturday, 7:00am-11:00am Eastern

Dec 8, 2017

    Community Manager Cordovan posted on the forums about some upcoming downtime   The DDO game worlds will be unavailable on Saturday, 7:00 AM – 11:00 AM Eastern (-5 GMT) for a hotfix. This hotfix is being actively worked on, so there is some chance the hotfix will be postponed. Here are the things we are working to fix: Correct an issue...

Edgar Allen Poe’s Masque of the Red Death Coming From IDW

Edgar Allen Poe’s Masque of the Red Death Coming From IDW

Dec 8, 2017

  IDW Games announces the social deduction board game, Edgar Allen Poe’s Masque of the Red Death. Coming to Kickstarter on January 10th 2018 Based on Edgar Allen Poe’s story, Masque of the Red Death pits you and 4 to 7 players against each other as you hobnob with the Prince. But disaster strikes at midnight! Players have to balance their actions carefully...

Red Sonja: Hyrkania’s Legacy Kickstarter

Red Sonja: Hyrkania’s Legacy Kickstarter

Dec 8, 2017

  Dynamite Entertainment is pleased to announce it has once again partnered with Lynnvander Studios to further continue their expansion into the collectible game space with the new Red Sonja: Hyrkania’s Legacy! The new co-operative game is expected to retail for $40, and is based on one of Dynamite’s most iconic characters. Featuring the stunning artwork...

D&D Xanathar’s Guide to Everything Shatters Records

D&D Xanathar’s Guide to Everything Shatters Records

Dec 8, 2017

    Xanathar’s Guide to Everything is a smash hit, everywhere it would seem. The Wall Street Journal: #1 nonfiction Publisher’s Weekly: #1 hardcover nonfiction USA Today: #12 on the list of top 150 best-selling books (all genres) Amazon: #12 nonfiction   And I hope your setting down, as this is the big news, WOTC told me that Xanathar’s...

Downtime Notice: Friday, December 8th 9:30 AM – 1:00 PM Eastern

Downtime Notice: Friday, December 8th 9:30 AM – 1:00 PM Eastern

Dec 7, 2017

    Community Manager Cordovan posted on the forums about some upcoming downtime   The DDO game worlds will be unavailable on Friday, December 8th from 9:30 AM – 1:00 PM Eastern (-5 GMT) for a hotfix. Thank you for your patience. We are working tonight on this hotfix, so there’s a small possibility the downtime will need to be...

Brace Yourself! Dwar7s Winter Is Coming

Brace Yourself! Dwar7s Winter Is Coming

Dec 7, 2017

  Vesuvius Media has announced the newest stand-alone expansion in their saga. It’s called Dwar7s Winter. We can only assume that Dwar7s Spring and Dwar7s Summer are next?     Dwar7s Winter is a deck-building game with cooperative elements to the game-play. Each player works to survive, but soon realizes the only way to get through the Winter is...

Dungeons, Monsters & Dragons 5E by Frog God Games & Kobold Press Humble Bundle

Dungeons, Monsters & Dragons 5E by Frog God Games & Kobold Press Humble Bundle

Dec 7, 2017

  Things are getting insane over at Humble Bundle..I mean stupid crazy…   The Humble RPG Book Bundle: Dungeons, Monsters & Dragons 5E by Frog God Games & Kobold Press Bundles, monsters, and dragons. Oh, and dungeons, too! This new RPG book bundle from Frog God Games and Kobold Press supports the Fifth Edition of everyone’s favorite...

Amazon Strategy Games Deal of the Day 2017

Amazon  Strategy Games Deal of the Day 2017

Dec 7, 2017

  If you are looking to expand your tabletop gaming collection, I would say today is your day. Amazon is running a sale TODAY Only on many titles, from Ticket To Ride To Queendomino     Head over to Amazon to see all the titles, there are some great games at even greater prices up for grabs, so if you are still doing some Christmas shopping, this...