Descent: Road to Legend – Trials of Frostgate DLC Out Now

Descent: Road to Legend – Trials of Frostgate DLC Out Now

Oct 2, 2017

  In the city of Frostgate, the Northern Tribes gather each winter for feasting, celebration, and their most sacred rituals. Amongst these rituals, the Trials of Frostgate stand proudest—tests of courage, skill, and strength of arms, where the proudest and bravest warriors earn tattoos of their totemic animals. Four trials await you—and only the boldest...

Frank Mentzer’s Empyrea Fantasy Setting Kickstarter

Frank Mentzer’s Empyrea Fantasy Setting Kickstarter

Oct 2, 2017

  You should know the name, Frank Mentzer if you are a Grognard. If not, I’ll just say two words,  “Red Box” During his time at TSR, he also created a fantasy world setting called Empyrea, Mentzer is looking to bring this back, with a crazy ambition plan, in that it will work with 10 different game systems, yes you read that 10.     For $50...

Interview With Shelly Mazzanoble Of Avalon Hill/WOTC

Interview With Shelly Mazzanoble Of Avalon Hill/WOTC

Oct 2, 2017

  We tried to make a recorded interview work, but we could not match up schedules, so Shelly Mazzanoble brand manager of Avalon Hill graciously agreed to answer some of my questions via email. Hope you enjoy! and thanks to Shelly for taking some time out to answer all these questions!     How did you end up working for WOTC, and Avalon Hill? I...

Munchkin Magical Mess Coming From Steve Jackson Games

Munchkin Magical Mess Coming From Steve Jackson Games

Oct 1, 2017

  Ah, Munchkin, the game that just keeps growing and growing.   Munchkin:  Magical Mess features bizarre and unlikely monster hybrids, including the Chimpanzebra, Escarghost, and Chupacobra, as well as wacky treasures such as the Butterfly Knife, Snailgun, and Shark-Head Hammer.       Magical Mess can be played on its own as a...

Doomtrooper,The ’90s CCG, Now Digital

Doomtrooper,The ’90s CCG, Now Digital

Oct 1, 2017

  Doomtrooper is a collectible card game, based on the Mutant Chronicles RPG setting, that was originally released in the 1990s. It never did quite achieve the status and popularity of that “Other” CCG that was a hit in the 90’s, but it has it a solid fan base, in its own right, and now there’s a new project underway aimed at...

Gen Con Welcomes New President

Gen Con Welcomes New President

Sep 30, 2017

  Game industry veteran David Hoppe has officially taken over the reigns of Gen Con LLC as the new president.     “I’m ecstatic to return to the hobby game industry and join the incredibly talented team at Gen Con, Gen Con has accomplished so much over the past 50 years, and I’m looking forward to working with Peter Adkison, Adrian...

Ticket to Ride: First Journey Now Available Steam And Mobile

Ticket to Ride: First Journey Now Available Steam And Mobile

Sep 30, 2017

  All Aboard!!!!!!!!!     Asmodee Digital has announced the release of Ticket to Ride: First Journey, Now available on Steam, iOS and Android devices (Mac version coming soon), the game is designed for younger players with quicker and easier gameplay.     The digital version comes with both USA and European maps, unlockable rewards to...

Wizards Of The Coast To Deliver Keynote At The Inaugural PAX Unplugged

Wizards Of The Coast To Deliver Keynote At The Inaugural PAX Unplugged

Sep 29, 2017

  Wizards of the Coast president Chris Cocks will deliver the keynote address at the inaugural PAX Unplugged, the new tabletop-focused addition to Penny Arcade’s lineup of gaming events, taking place Friday – Sunday, Nov. 17-19 2017 at the Pennsylvania Convention Center in Philadelphia, PA.     Now taking the lead as the...

Zoo Ball Review

Zoo Ball Review

Sep 27, 2017

  Zoo ball is a family fun dexterity game designed for 2-4 players,  that comes from Osprey Games.       When it’s your turn, a  player may either flick all three blockers or, alternatively, the scorer token. Keep in mind though, only the scorer token can register a goal. Blockers can be used to block or to knock other tokens away....

Conquer: The Ultimate Drinking Game Kickstarter

Conquer: The Ultimate Drinking Game Kickstarter

Sep 22, 2017

  Drinking and gaming, they go hand in hand. Ever been indulging in some libations as you were playing Risk? This sounds like a fun time to me.       In Conquer, you’re doing what you can to well,  conquer the world through military conquest.  The game plays similar to Risk in that each turn you get troops, you will then move your...

Get Talisman Digital Edition FREE Today

Get Talisman Digital Edition FREE Today

Sep 21, 2017

  We all love to play games, and even better we love to play FREE games! Today you can get a free copy of Talisman: Digital Edition from the publisher Nomad.   Nomad are offering a free copy of Talisman: Digital Edition (£5.99/£7.99) to all our followers on Twitch and YouTube this Thursday. It’s all in aid of raising money for One Special Day...

Vampyr Delayed Till Spring 2018

Vampyr Delayed Till Spring 2018

Sep 21, 2017

  It’s been awhile since we have talked about Vampyr, the upcoming turn-of-the-20th-century game about life, death, morality, and bloodsucking. It was set for release in November, but that has been pushed to spring of next year. Oskar Guilbert, CEO of DontNod Entertainment, explains: “Delaying the release of a project you hold dear is always a...

Dungeons & Dragons Tales from Candlekeep: Tomb of Annihilation Gameplay Teaser Video

Dungeons & Dragons Tales from Candlekeep: Tomb of Annihilation Gameplay Teaser Video

Sep 19, 2017

  The fine folks over at BKOM sent over a new EXCLUSIVE gameplay teaser video for their upcoming video game  Tales from Candlekeep: Tomb of Annihilation This is the first time anyone is seeing this trailer so Enjoy!       In case you missed it, we had a great interview about the game with a few folks from BKOM....

D&D Tomb of Annihilation Dice Review

D&D Tomb of Annihilation Dice Review

Sep 19, 2017

    We take a look at the new set of dice coming from WOTC             Pre-Order your dice via amazon Or via your local FLGS         *The Amazon link above is an affiliate link, DDO Players will get a small percent of your order, you will notice nothing different in your shopping experience. This is...

Tomb of Annihilation Review

Tomb of Annihilation Review

Sep 19, 2017

  Tomb of Annihilation is the seventh storyline for Dungeons & Dragons 5E. This is their nod and reimagining of “The Tomb Of Horrors”.     The Tomb of Annihilation is a 256-page hardcover adventure. There are also a few new monsters included, and two new backgrounds, the anthropologist, and the archeologist. The adventure features the return...

Dracula’s America Shadows Of The West Miniatures Review

Dracula’s America Shadows Of The West Miniatures Review

Sep 18, 2017

  North Star Military figures have made the miniatures for Osprey’s Dracula’s America Shadow Of The West.     I did a full review of Dracula’s America HERE. Now I’m going to take a look at some of the figures that you will be using to make your way through the hunted supernatural old west. North Star was kind of enough to...

Dracula’s America: Shadows of the West Review

Dracula’s America: Shadows of the West Review

Sep 18, 2017

  It is 1875, and Count Dracula is President of the United States of America. In the wake of the Civil War, with the country struggling to regain its balance, Dracula seized power. The Count’s thralls assassinated President Lincoln and his entire administration in a single night and, in the ensuing chaos, their master made his move. Dominating the...

A Look Back At The Dungeon & Dragons Cartoon

A Look Back At The Dungeon & Dragons Cartoon

Sep 17, 2017

  “Hey Look! A Dungeons & Dragons Ride!”     With those words, 11 year old me, lost my mind one Saturday morning. It was September 17, 1983, I was eating my bowl of my cereal and watching Saturday morning cartoons, like always. And bam what is this madness!  Dungeons & Dragons has a cartoon!     A collaboration...

Bottom of the 9th Now Available On i0s And Android

Bottom of the 9th Now Available On i0s And Android

Sep 15, 2017

  Bottom of the 9th is now available on  Android and iOS. The dice and card game focuses on the crucial moments of a ballgame as two players vie to close out a win for their team. The mobile version provides a plethora of game options and can be had for $4.99. The game will also be coming to PC through Steam soon.     Handelabra Games, an...

Tales from Candlekeep: Tomb of Annihilation BKOM Studios Interview

Tales from Candlekeep: Tomb of Annihilation BKOM Studios Interview

Sep 15, 2017

  This is a chat with Paul Gadbois – Senior Project Manager & Olivier Latouche – Lead Game Designer of BKOM Studios about the upcoming video game Tales from Candlekeep: Tomb of Annihilation.   Audio Only Listen And Download Link   http://subvertedmadness.com/ddo/playersnews/DPNCandleKeep.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download...