Ticket to Ride: Germany Coming From Days Of Wonder

Ticket to Ride: Germany Coming From Days Of Wonder

Apr 14, 2017

  The Ticket To Ride universe is expanding by 1 more country, this time up we head to the rails in Germany!   Turn of the century Germany… Through a fine autumn rain, a plume of smoke announces the arrival of the 4:15 train from Nuremberg in the Munich Central Station. The din of the massive engine grows more intense, culminating with a prolonged hiss...

Help Us Provide Better Coverage On DDO Players!

Help Us Provide Better Coverage On DDO Players!

Apr 14, 2017

  As you know, we talk about more than just DDO here at DDO Players, we have branched out into Tabletop gaming in a big way. We get the privilege of covering conventions such as Gen Con each year as press. We are in desperate need of upgrading our video camera that we use for this. With that being said we are looking for you the loyal reader/listener to...

True Dungeon Comes To Origins Game Fair 2017

True Dungeon Comes To Origins Game Fair 2017

Apr 13, 2017

  Many people attend Gen Con just for True Dungeon. Well now if your are attending Origins, you can experience the real life dungeon as well.     Origins is proud to announce True Dungeon will be bringing its immersive experience to Origins Game Fair. The 2017 Origins Game Fair is held at the Greater Columbus Convention Center June 14-18 and is...

Planescape Torment: Enhanced Edition Review

Planescape Torment: Enhanced Edition Review

Apr 11, 2017

  Beamdog is no stranger to taking beloved games and doing “Enhanced Editions” They did the same for Baldur’s Gate, Baldur’s Gate II, and Icewind Dale, They have done the same for what many call one of the greatest rpg’s of all time. Planescape Torment.   Planescape: Torment is a game set in the Dungeons & Dragons universe, using the 2nd Edition...

Skullspiltter Butcher’s Bill Metal Dice Review

Skullspiltter Butcher’s Bill Metal Dice Review

Apr 11, 2017

  The Dwarven Chest with Butcher’s Bill Metal Dice from Skullsplitter, are a set of 7 Metallic Polyhedral Role Playing Game Dice- Brushed Grey and Red Color. This set contains one d20, one d12, two d10 (00-90 and 0-9), one d8, one d6, and one d4.   Oh My! These are a thing of beauty, I like the grey solid color, with the red accent that makes...

Joe Manganiello Wants To Make An Dungeons & Dragons Movie

Joe Manganiello Wants To Make An  Dungeons & Dragons Movie

Apr 7, 2017

  Actor Joe Manganiello is also a hardcore Dungeons and Dragons fan. So much in fact, he’s written a script and is currently trying to get the movie made. If you are not  familiar with the name or the face, he has done quite a bit things in Hollywood :   Spider-Man Spider-Man 3 Magic Mike Magic Mike XXL Richie Pee-wee’s Big Holiday Smurfs: The...

Trilobyte Games Brings the 7th Guest To The Tabletop

Trilobyte Games Brings the 7th Guest To The Tabletop

Apr 7, 2017

  The 7th Guest was a 1993 PC game developed by Rob Landeros that became famous partly for its mix of live-action video and computer-generated graphics, partly for its adult subject matter, but largely for its use of the then-emerging CD-ROM format. It also has the distinct honor of being one of the first games ever released on CD , The 7th Guest went on...

Gloomhaven Second Printing On Kickstarter

Gloomhaven Second Printing On Kickstarter

Apr 7, 2017

  When you have a very successful first kickstarter, and your game sells out in retail, you know your doing it right, and when you launch a new kickstarter for a 2nd printing and it funds in 5 mins, your really doing something right. That’s just what happened with Gloomhaven.     It’s time to join the adventure! Whether you are a...

Maximum Apocalypse Card Game Kickstarter

Maximum Apocalypse Card Game Kickstarter

Apr 6, 2017

  Do you think you have what it takes to survive the Apocalypse?   https://ksr-video.imgix.net/projects/2500212/video-759580-h264_high.mp4   Maximum Apocalypse is a cooperative roguelike adventure game for 2-6 players. In Maximum Apocalypse, civilization has already fallen.  The players are survivors of the apocalypse whose mission is to survive...

Fighting Fantasy Legends Coming From Nomad Games

Fighting Fantasy Legends Coming From Nomad Games

Apr 6, 2017

  Nomad Games will be combining their expertise in digital card games with interactive fiction this summer! The team are pleased to announce their newest license – Fighting Fantasy, in conjunction with legendary authors Steve Jackson and Ian Livingstone.     Fighting Fantasy Legends is a card-based role-playing-game set in the world of...

Tales From The Yawning Portal Review

Tales From The Yawning Portal Review

Apr 5, 2017

  Tales from the Yawning Portal is Wizard’s latest release for 5th Edition, a 248-page full color hardcover book featuring four adventures from 1st Edition and two from 3rd Edition that have been updated to 5th Edition, along with one adventure from the D&D Next playtest. you can think of it as a “Greatest Hits” collection.     The adventures...

They Might Be Giants To Perform At Gen Con 50

They Might Be Giants To Perform At Gen Con 50

Mar 31, 2017

    Gen Con, “The Best Four Days in Gaming,” is proud to announce that Grammy Award winning recording artists They Might Be Giants will play an exclusive concert to celebrate Gen Con 50 on the evening of Thursday, August 17 at Bankers Life Fieldhouse. More concert details will finalize in the coming weeks, but Gen Con attendees will be able to...

Scythe: The Wind Gambit Expansion Announced

Scythe: The Wind Gambit Expansion Announced

Mar 31, 2017

  Jamey Stegmaier of Stonemaier Games has announced the next expansion to their mega-hit game Scythe; The Wind Gambit! Scythe: The Wind Gambit contains two modular expansions: airships and resolutions. The airship module was originally created and shared in the Scythe Facebook group.     In the airship module, 2 airship tiles are randomly paired...

Zombies!!! 15: Another One Bites the Dust Coming Soon

Zombies!!!  15: Another One Bites the Dust Coming Soon

Mar 31, 2017

  Twilight Creations, Zombies!!!  will soon receive its 15th expansion set with the release of Zombies!!!  15: Another One Bites the Dust, scheduled to release in April.     Another One Bites The Dust moves the franchise out of the city and into the open deserts of the American Southwest.  As the players wander in the desert, they will have to...

First Look At Big Trouble in Little China the Game

First Look At Big Trouble in Little China the Game

Mar 30, 2017

  Last summer we told you about the upcoming miniature game Big Trouble in Little China the Game, The game creators have shared more details with us! including peeks at the box art, game board art, and miniatures.   The Box Art   Miniatures   Game Board   Artwork   “Big Trouble in Little China: The Game”  Is a thematic,...

The Unspeakable: Sigil & Sign’ from Make Believe Games & Cubicle 7

The Unspeakable: Sigil & Sign’ from Make Believe Games & Cubicle 7

Mar 30, 2017

  UK games publisher Cubicle 7 Entertainment has forged a partnership agreement with Make Believe Games, the company of legendary Vampire: The Masquerade creator Mark Rein-Hagen. They have announced their intention to release a tabletop roleplaying game inspired by the cosmic horror of writers like H.P. Lovecraft and August Derleth.   In Unspeakable:...

Planescape Torment: Enhanced Edition Coming In April

Planescape Torment: Enhanced Edition Coming In April

Mar 29, 2017

  Beamdog has a habit of taking classic and RPG’s and making “enhanced” versions of them. They have done excellent versions of Baldur’s Gate, Baldur’s Gate II: Shadows of Amn, and Icewind Dale. Now, they’re turning their attention to arguably the best role-playing game of all time with Planescape: Torment Enhanced Edition, which Beamdog...

Pirates of the Caribbean Headed To The Tabletop

Pirates of the Caribbean Headed To The Tabletop

Mar 28, 2017

  There is a new Pirates Of The Caribbean movie on the way, and USAoploy is bringing it to the Tabletop as well.     Battleship:  Pirates of the Caribbean:  Dead Men Tell No Tales replaces the iconic battleship, submarine, and aircraft carrier with an assortment of sailing ships in a variety of sizes, two with sails.  The familiar red and white...

Goodman Games Partners with WOTC To Bring Hard Cover Collector’s Editions Of Classic D&D Modules

Goodman Games Partners with WOTC To Bring Hard Cover Collector’s Editions Of Classic D&D Modules

Mar 27, 2017

  Sunday brought us some BIG News out of “What’s New With Goodman Games?” seminar at Gary Con     Goodman Games is pleased to announce a partnership with Wizards Of The Coast to publish deluxe collector’s editions of classic D&D adventure modules! These commemorative editions will appeal to fans of Dungeons & Dragons across multiple...

Pathfinder Online Still In Development

Pathfinder Online Still In Development

Mar 27, 2017

  From the, “It’s not quite dead yet file”     Paizo CEO Lisa Stevens has written an extensive letter to update backers and the Pathfinder Online community about the future of the game. After an independent analysis, it was determined that the game needs to find its niche but that it would be unlikely that any major player on...