Wakening Lair Coming From Rather Dashing Games

Wakening Lair Coming From Rather Dashing Games

Nov 17, 2017

  Who’s up for an old fashion Dungeon Crawl? Rather Dashing Games has announced Wakening Lair, a fast, cooperative, dungeon delving card game coming in 2018 from the team of Mike Richie and Grant Wilson. Evil stirs in the catacombs at the center of dense woods not far from your village. Do you have the courage to venture into the depths and combat...

DDO Players News Podcast On Hiatus

DDO Players News Podcast On Hiatus

Nov 15, 2017

  I’m not even sure how to start this post. I have made the tough decision that DDO Players News Podcast will be placed on Hiatus, for a while, I’m not sure how long, but just wanted to let me people know that Todays Episode that was released will be the last for the foreseeable future.     The reason behind this tough decision is due...

Hasbro Makes Offer To Buy Mattel

Hasbro Makes Offer To Buy Mattel

Nov 13, 2017

  Hasbro is one of the largest toy companies in the world and the parent company for Wizards Of The Coast, according to a report in The Wall Street Journal, it recently made an offer to take over its chief rival, Mattel.     This combination would create a toy behemoth with a substantial share of the U.S. and world toy business, especially in...

WizKids Miniatures: Fantasy Terrain

WizKids Miniatures: Fantasy Terrain

Nov 12, 2017

  So, you want to take your games to the next level and really suck your players in? Need some new terrain to do just that? WizKids has you covered.     The Fantasy Terrain series offers pre-painted scale miniatures of common terrain elements. The first set is Painted Pools & Pillars Set 1 focuses on pools of water and a variety of pillars,...

BBC Shows Off 13th Doctor Who “Look”

BBC Shows Off 13th Doctor Who “Look”

Nov 11, 2017

  The BBC has revealed the look of the new Doctor Who. Via the official Twitter to share the first image of Jodie Whittaker in her official costume.   New series. New Doctor. New look! #DoctorWho pic.twitter.com/0zIew8QiuS — Doctor Who Official (@bbcdoctorwho) November 9, 2017   The first female Doctor sports cropped teal trousers, yellow...

Mars Open: Tabletop Golf On Kickstarter

Mars Open: Tabletop Golf On Kickstarter

Nov 11, 2017

  I think all of us have probably played the classic “Paper Football” game, I use to play all the time back in middle school study hall. Mars Open: Tabletop Golf takes the familiar small folded piece of paper “Football”  and treats it as a ball you’ll need to flick over and around obstacles towards the crater/hole/box. A variety of...

Xanathar’s Guide to Everything Review

Xanathar’s Guide to Everything Review

Nov 10, 2017

  Xanathar’s Guide to Everything adds new options to your D&D 5E game, Many options, from new spells, traps and player options, this is the book you have wanting to flesh out your 5E games.     Xanathar’s Guide to Everything is like  Volo’s Guide to Monsters on steroids. There is so much in this book I don’t even know what I should start, yes...

The Dresden Files Card Game App on Steam

The Dresden Files Card Game App on Steam

Nov 6, 2017

The fall is proving to be chock full of video apps for tabletop games. The latest entry to this list of The Dresden Files Cooperative Card Game. Here you play an Harry Dresden and his friends to solves a mystery before time runs out. This game is designed for 1-5 players (controlling 3-5 characters total). Below is a video where I run through a sample Side...

Dungeons & Dragons Tomb of Annihilation Map Set

Dungeons & Dragons Tomb of Annihilation Map Set

Nov 6, 2017

  Are you a DM that is getting ready to kill your party, er run your party through the jungles of Chult? Need a map? Gale Force Nine will release the official licensed Dungeons & Dragons Tomb of Annihilation Map Set in late November.     They are made of a  single-sided vinyl pieces, good for tracking adventure progress during the Tomb of...

Catan: Chocolate Edition

Catan: Chocolate Edition

Nov 5, 2017

  From the, why is this even a thing file?     The new Catan: Chocolate Edition includes 32 pieces of fine Belgian chocolate in the shapes of knights, cities, settlements, and roads, includes everything you’ll need to play. In addition to the chocolate, the game comes with a set of resource cards, spinner and a complete set of simplified game...

One Deck Dungeon – Digital Tabletop Game Kickstarter

One Deck Dungeon – Digital Tabletop Game Kickstarter

Nov 4, 2017

  Handelabra Games is pleased to announce their next digital tabletop project: One Deck Dungeon from Chris Cieslik and Asmadi Games. The company has launched a 1-month Kickstarter campaign with a goal of raising $20,000 to complete and launch the game on Steam. One Deck Dungeon will be Handelabra’s 3rd digital tabletop release, following up on 2014’s...

Stumped: A Deck-building Game Kickstarter

Stumped: A Deck-building Game Kickstarter

Nov 1, 2017

  I have a love-hate relationship with deck-building games, but every once in a while, there is one that comes along and tries to turn the genre on its side. This is one of those times.     Yes, you are thinking correct here, you’re building trees! Stumped has a unique set of mechanics.  Each player starts with a hand of 5 dirt cards. With...

Rick and Morty: Close Rick-Counters of the Rick Kind Deck-Building Game

Rick and Morty: Close Rick-Counters of the Rick Kind Deck-Building Game

Nov 1, 2017

  Cryptozoic Entertainment, and Cartoon Network Enterprises today announced the November 15 release of Rick and Morty: Close Rick-Counters of the Rick Kind Deck-Building Game. Based on the Season 1 episode of Adult Swim’s hit series Rick and Morty that features a multitude of Ricks and Mortys from different realities, the deck-building game allows 2-5...

Renegade Game Studios Announce Castell

Renegade Game Studios Announce Castell

Oct 28, 2017

  Renegade Game Studios, a premier publisher of unique games,  is happy to announce the 2017 Cardbaord Edison winner, Castell. This original title by designer Aaron Vanderbeek celebrates the vibrant Catalonian tradition of building human towers. The expected release for this award-winning game in March 2018.   Castell is the vibrant Catalonian...

Munchkin Starfinder On Kickstarter

Munchkin Starfinder On Kickstarter

Oct 27, 2017

  I’ve set it many many times on the podcast, there is no end to the munchkin machine and the games they can churn out.     Munchkin Starfinder brings the roleplaying hit’s six races, seven classes, various spaceships and planets into the Munchkin universe – the most races and classes in a Munchkin box yet – as players battle with creatures...

Dragon Bagons Dice Bags On Kickstarter

Dragon Bagons Dice Bags On Kickstarter

Oct 27, 2017

  You have a lot of dice, you need to protect them, how about a fierce dragon to do the job?   New Zealand’s Bridget Hughes returns to the Kickstarter with a new project. Under the Wayward Masquerade brand, Hughes created Bagthulhu, the diabolically adorable Cthulhu dice bag we told you about. Now she has decided take on the beloved Dragon with her...

Plan 9 From Outer Space The Deckbuilding Game On Kickstarter

Plan 9 From Outer Space The Deckbuilding Game On Kickstarter

Oct 27, 2017

  One of my favorite “B” movies of all time is Ed Wood’s Plan 9 From Outer Space. Plan 9 is famous for being one of the worst movies ever made, was Bela Lugosi’s final movie and is so bad it’s amazingly good.   Greetings, my friend. We are all interested in the future, for that is where you and I are going to spend the...

Force Grey: Survive the Tomb Live From New York!

Force Grey: Survive the Tomb Live From New York!

Oct 27, 2017

  They have survived Chult so far, but will they survive the tomb of the nine gods? The finale of the second season of Force Grey will be broadcast live from New York City on November 18 at 3pm ET. Force Grey: Survive the Tomb will pit the star-studded cast of Joe Manganiello (True Blood, Magic Mike), Deborah Ann Woll (True Blood, Marvel’s Daredevil),...

Pathfinder Battles: Jungles of Despair

Pathfinder Battles: Jungles of Despair

Oct 27, 2017

  WizKids announced the next set of licensed Pathfinder Battles miniatures will focus on the creatures that inhabit the world of Golarion. Pathfinder Battles: Jungles of Despair will release in May.     Jungles of Despair contains 44 different figures and will include high-utility monsters and heroes like Pixies, Serpentfolk, and the King of...

The Steam Halloween Sale Spooks Up Some Deals

The Steam Halloween Sale Spooks Up Some Deals

Oct 26, 2017

  It’s time to hide your wallets and credit cards.     The annual Steam Halloween Sale kicked off on today, bringing big-time discounts to spooky games, scary VR experiences, and even horror movies (Yes, Steam does indeed sell movies, who knew right?) The scary deals will run through November 1.   Check out all the great deals over at...