Element From Rather Dashing Games Review

Element From Rather Dashing Games Review

Jan 31, 2017

  Element is the latest game from Rather Dashing Games. Like all the other games it’s quick to learn, fun to play but hard to master.     Your goal in Element is to surround the other player’s sage and prevent it from moving. This is done by harnessing the power of the four elements, Fire, water, wind, and earth, Game play is pretty simple,...

Theomachy The Warrior Gods Card Game Review

Theomachy The Warrior Gods Card Game Review

Jan 25, 2017

By In Theomachy, the Gods get bored, and decided to fight over their souls of all worshipers. Theomachy knows it theme, and sticks with it, I’ll give it that. What do you get when you cross deck building? Poker? Texas Hold’em Poker? Drafting? And thrown in a few bits of Magic: The Gathering. Spoiler Alert! You Get Theomachy. Yep you read that right, throw all...

This Belongs in a Museum – Coming April 5 from Rather Dashing Games

This Belongs in a Museum – Coming April 5 from Rather Dashing Games

Jan 25, 2017

  Rather Dashing Games has announced its third title in the Drawn & Quartered game series, This Belongs in a Museum, which will release on April 5. In This Belongs in a Museum, players compete to become the most revered archeologist in the world. Traverse seas and mountains, and use airports to connect dig sites to your base camp with the goal of...

Houdini-Opoly Board Game On Kickstarter

Houdini-Opoly Board Game On Kickstarter

Jan 24, 2017

  Houdini-Opoly is an exciting hero board game for 2-9 players built around the life of one of the most exciting personalities in history.  As you go around the board you’ll learn about the life of this great icon of the entertainment field, in a fun way. The real estate properties on the board are the actual key places in Houdini’s life in...

Interview With Game Designer Rodney Thompson

Interview With Game Designer Rodney Thompson

Jan 23, 2017

  Drac has a nice chat with Rodney Thompson, about his history in gaming, game design, and his new company Scratchpad Publishing and the new game Dusk City Outlaws, which is coming to Kickstarter Tomorrow! Audio Only Listen And Download Link http://subvertedmadness.com/ddo/playersnews/DPNRodneyInt.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (56.7MB) YouTube...

Tortuga 1667 A Pirate Game On Kickstarter

Tortuga 1667 A Pirate Game On Kickstarter

Jan 22, 2017

  I’ve seen some amazing looking games hit Kickstarter, but folks let me for the record, say this looks to be one of the best looking.     New game publisher Facade Games has announced its second project, a pirate-themed social deduction title called Tortuga 1667. Tortuga 1667 is the second game from the husband and wife team of Travis and...

Delve A Dungeon Building Adventure On Kickstarter

Delve A Dungeon Building Adventure On Kickstarter

Jan 21, 2017

  Ah, dungeons! We are love them. We love to crawl in them, we love to get sweet, sweet loot out of them. There’s a new dungeon crawler in town, with a twist.     In Delve, players guide their band of adventurers through the dungeons of Skull Cavern. Each turn, place a dungeon tile and a delver, explore the dangers below and search for...

Wartime Coming From WizKids

Wartime Coming From WizKids

Jan 12, 2017

  WizKids has announced a new board game called Wartime releasing in June.     Stop me if your heard this one before, A fantasy battle between humans and orcs, Wartime will force players to think on their feet instead of taking structured turns, like most other games of the genre,  Each player has a number of 30-, 60-, and 90-second sand timers...

Hotshots Cooperative Firefighting Game Coming From Fireside Games

Hotshots Cooperative Firefighting Game Coming From Fireside Games

Jan 11, 2017

  Fireside Games is thrilled to announce the release of Hotshots, a cooperative, press-your-luck firefighting game, on May 31, 2017. Hotshots is designed by Justin De Witt, who is also the creator of the hit cooperative game Castle Panic.   Crews of 1 to 4 players take on the roles of wildfire fighters (Crew Boss, Spotter, Swamper, and Sawyer) with...

FACTIONS – Fantasy Themed Playing Card Deck Kickstarter

FACTIONS – Fantasy Themed Playing Card Deck Kickstarter

Jan 11, 2017

  Still playing with that boring old deck of cards? That’s so last year!     Printed by The United States Playing Card Company (USPC), the industry’s top manufacturer of playing cards, FACTIONS is a beautifully illustrated and designed deck of 56 playing cards, featuring iconic images of characters and suits themed to a world of...

How To Party After The Golden Globes? Settlers Of Catan

How To Party After The Golden Globes? Settlers Of Catan

Jan 10, 2017

  So, your 2 big Hollywood stars, your attending one of the first awards of the year, walking the red carpet, and you get asked about your glamorous plans for an after party? And you say   “We’re going to play Settlers of Catan at 8 o’clock p.m.,”   Yep, it happened, Sunday night during the red carpets for the Golden...

Kingdom Death Is Now The Most Funded Board Game Kickstarter Of All Time

Kingdom Death Is Now The Most Funded Board Game Kickstarter Of All Time

Jan 4, 2017

  Move over Exploding Kittens, there’s a new Kickstarter success story in town. Kingdom Death: Monster 1.5, the follow-up to the moderately successful co-op horror game that raised just over $2 million on the crowdfunding site back in early 2013, has now had more than $9.1 million pledged by over 16,000 backers.     The total means that the board...

Mage Company Acquires The Game Dwar7s Fall

Mage Company Acquires The Game Dwar7s Fall

Jan 4, 2017

  MAGE Company is proud to announce that it has acquired the game Dwar7s Fall by Vesuvius Media.   Dwar7s Fall is a game about collecting gems in order to trade it for food. In the meantime you also will need to build your dwarf kingdom and slay some monsters. In this game you have multiple paths to win by choosing carefully your actions. Dwar7s Fall...

Mechs Vs Minions Review

Mechs Vs Minions Review

Jan 2, 2017

    Mechs Vs Minions is the first foray into table top gaming from the Riot Games studios.  More famous for its exceptionally popular “league of legends” computer game title, Mechs vs Minions is a co-op game for two to four players. It has programmatic command lines from a shared draft and various ways for players to take out the minion hordes. The...

Mechs Vs Minions Unboxing Video

Mechs Vs Minions Unboxing Video

Dec 30, 2016

  Drac takes a look at what’s in the Mechs Vs Minions Box! Look for our full review coming soon!     We would like to thank Riot Games for providing us with the review...

What Lies Within Mansions of Madness DLC Out Now

What Lies Within Mansions of Madness DLC Out Now

Dec 22, 2016

  The secrets of New England have crept into the light, bringing unease and unrest to some of the region’s sleepiest towns. These small communities have been corrupted by otherworldly horrors, manipulating weaker souls and poisoning others. You may never find yourself free of fighting these atrocities, though with few others willing to investigate...

Rivers Horse Shows Off Goblin Expansion For Labyrinth Board Game

Rivers Horse Shows Off Goblin Expansion For Labyrinth Board Game

Dec 21, 2016

  Coming next year, you’ll be able to add more goblins to your games of the Labyrinth board game from River Horse with their Goblins expansion. Let’s face it the best part of Labyrinth was the goblins! Am I right?     When you open the box you will find five beautifully sculpted miniatures (supplied models will be unpainted) and 5 cards...

Gale Force Nine Shows Off Doctor Who: Time of the Daleks Board Game

Gale Force Nine Shows Off Doctor Who: Time of the Daleks Board Game

Dec 21, 2016

  The fine folks over at Gale Force Nine are showing off some more of the upcoming Doctor Who Board Game. n Doctor Who: Time of the Daleks, players take on the role of the Doctor, travelling throughout time and space, finding new companions and having adventures to repair the web of time. Players do this by overcoming challenges. The Doctor can overcome...

Mayfair Games Announce New Titles

Mayfair Games Announce New Titles

Dec 17, 2016

  Mayfair Games has announced three new releases: Portal of Heroes, Saboteur: The Duel, and Agricola 5 – 6 Player Extension.   Portal of Heroes is a set collecting and trading card game designed by Johannes Schmidauer-Konig. Players are would-be heroes, trying to save the land of Molthar from Darkness. Magical portals have opened, and players can...

The Howling Comic and Board Game Rights Acquired by Space Goat

The Howling Comic and Board Game Rights Acquired by Space Goat

Dec 13, 2016

  Space Goat Productions, in partnership with Studiocanal and Creative Licensing, has announced they will be producing a 4-issue comic book miniseries and board game based on the 1981 Joe Dante classic horror film, “The Howling.”     The comic book series will be written by two-time New York Times best-selling author & former...