DDO Players News Episode 113 – A House Built For Pineleaf

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On the show this week, we talk about the return of Festivult and we have some update 34 news, and of course cover the world of tabletop RPGS and Board Games.

 

 

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Game News

Festivult Begins!

Update 34 News –

(Current as of Friday (Fridays At Noon Live Stream With Cordovan)

Update 34 PUSHED Back to Jan, due to Reaper not being ready for primetime.

Goal Of Update 34

  • Free New Quest
  • Reaper Mode
  • Char Bank Updates (Allow for sale of more bank space)
  • World Character Transfer (Tentative)
  • Bug Fixes
  • Still planning on a December “Patch”

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DDO Players News

DDO Players Screen Shot Of The Week #58

From The Dungeon

WizKids Announces D&D Icons of the Realms: Monster Menagerie II

 

On The Table Top

CMON Is Now A Public Company On The Hong Kong Stock Exchange

Week in Gaming

Drac Week

Cannith

Rogue Lvl 15

House Phiarlan *Elite*

  • The Spawn of Whisperdoom
  • The Church and the Cult
  • Rest for the Restless
  • Purge the Heretics

Ruins of Gianthold *Hard*

  • Trial by Fire
  • Feast or Famine

Ranger Lvl 21

Eveningstar

  • Kings Forest

Rogue Lvl 14  (With Pineleaf)

The Devil’s Gambit

  • Tavern Brawl
  • Grim and Barett
  • Subversion
  • Multitude of Menace

Tabletop

Mansions Of Madness

Cycle of Eternity – Won but it was close. Ready to tackle the next on harder one.

12 Realms

Fun fantasy game, thought I was going to lose, but pulled it out at the last minute, Look for a review of this, coming soon!

Tabletop Video Games

Warlock Of Firetop Mountain

Wow, this is hard, but super fun! Look for a review soon!

Super Dungeon Tactics

Early beta build, Fun, very true to the tabletop counterpart, look for a full review at some point, not sure when I’m allowed to do so!

 

Pineleaf Week

Gnome warlock Level 14 (with Drac)

Devil’s Gambit

  • The Portable Hole
  • Subversion
  • Grim and Barret
  • Multitude of Menace

Gnome Warlock Level 7

Temple of Elemental Evil, Part 1

  • I decided that for a change, I will go after the earth key without getting the club first
  • I had the four keys before I decided it was time to fight. Hireling RAN to the shrine
  • Died in the boss fight – I did get three elementals downs

Warfighter WWII

  • Attempted the shortest scenario with a larger force.
    • I cleared out the first location on the first turn.
    • I destroyed the objective on the second. What? I actually won?
    • Perfect draw: Silver Bullet, Move Out x2, Stay Low, and two others

Arkham Horror: The Card Game

  • Learned the rules and played the first two scenarios.
  • There is one more scenario in the campaign
  • Annoying that class icons are in differing parts on the cards
  • I find it interesting that there is a resign mechanism if you decide it is best to quit the field

Aeon’s End

  • Package deliveries before 8:00 AM?
  • A few unusual mechanisms
    • Variable turn order
    • The discard pile is not shuffled when it becomes the new deck
    • Delay when casting spells
  • The game has several bosses of varying difficulty
  • The game also includes rules for adjusting challenge
  • My first game was tight and I barely came through it on probably the easiest boss

Minecraft

  • Started on the subway tunnel
  • Finally gained a cartographer and gained a map – a long way out
  • Found a guest home in an out-of-the-way location

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Featured Comments

ComicRelief Left A Comment On WizKids Announces D&D Icons of the Realms: Monster Menagerie II

Pre-painted?? Where’s the fun in that? Half the fun with miniatures is painting them yourself. Although, I can see where ‘pre-painted’ could be nice for some.

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Marty Walser From The Raging OwlBear Blog Left A Comment On Classic D&D Books Now Back Thanks To Print On Demand

Elemental Evil Players Companion is still free as a PDF, even on dmsguild.com.

 

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