Catalyst Game Labs To Release Master Of Orion Tabletop Games

Catalyst Game Labs To Release Master Of Orion Tabletop Games

Aug 16, 2017

  The original Master of Orion (MoO) computer game released in 1993, creating the 4X video game genre and capturing the attention of strategy loving gamers for over 30 years. The Master of Orion series has been featured on numerous “greatest games of all time” lists; several retrospective reviews from such established gaming media sites as GameSpot and IGN...

Dragonfire Releasing At Gen Con 50

Dragonfire Releasing At Gen Con 50

Aug 13, 2017

  Heading to Gen Con 50 next week? If so you might be in luck if you were hoping to buy Dragonfire, Catalyst Games has announced they will have Dragonfire at the show for purchase. Dragonfire is a 2 to 6 player deckbuilding game set in the world’s greatest roleplaying game, DUNGEONS & DRAGONS. Players choose from a number of races, from dwarf to elf,...

Wizkids Announces Dungeon Hustle

Wizkids Announces Dungeon Hustle

Aug 2, 2017

  WizKids has announced Dungeon Hustle, a unique spin on a  dungeon crawl from designers Ben and Tim Eisner.   In Dungeon Hustle, 2-4 players are the fighter, rogue, cleric, and mage, moving through a dungeon picking up cards and colored items. The twist is that as long as players keep moving along a path of similarly colored dungeon tiles, they can...

D&D Helps Push Hasbro Sales Up

D&D Helps Push Hasbro Sales Up

Jul 27, 2017

  A 20% increase in game sales over the same quarter last year drove growth for Hasbro in its Q2 report. Dungeons & Dragons got a special shout-out from CEO Brian Goldner in an interview with Jim Cramer on Mad Money, in which he revealed that D&D sales (including digital) were up 50% over the previous year. “Dungeons & Dragons is performing at...

Burger Time: The Card Game On Kickstarter

Burger Time: The Card Game On Kickstarter

Jul 27, 2017

  Ok, so this one hit me right in the feels, takes me back when I was a wee lad, pumping quarters into the machine trying to build that burger.     Data East’s Burger Time the Card Game takes you back to the arcade of the 80’s. When we were all young and had pockets full of quarters! Burger Time is a 2 player (can be played by 1...

5-Minute Dungeon Now Available In Retail

5-Minute Dungeon Now Available In Retail

Jul 26, 2017

  It’s always great to see when a successful Kickstarter, transits into the retail sector, and this is just the case with 5 Minute Dungeon   Wiggles 3D Games has partnered with Spin Master Games, to produce and sell the retail version of 5-Minute Dungeon. 5-Minute Dungeon is a co-operative, real-time dungeon crawling card game for 2-5 players...

Upper Deck Brings In Legendary Buffy The Vampire Slayer

Upper Deck Brings In Legendary Buffy The Vampire Slayer

Jun 27, 2017

  The slayer will raise as  Upper Deck’s Legendary:  Buffy the Vampire Slayer game has been set for August.   Announced at Gen Con last year  the new game will bring the world of the Buffy the Vampire Slayer TV show into the Legendary card game.  Now Buffy and her friends can fight villains and “Big Bads” in deck building game style. This stand-alone...

Drinking Fluxx Coming In July

Drinking Fluxx Coming In July

Jun 12, 2017

  Fluxx is all grown up, and is not of legal drinking age (In the US at least) To coincide  on July 24th, Looney Labs will be releasing Drinking Fluxx     Drinking Fluxx is a new theme all about drinking games. Obviously, this one is only marketed towards adults only.     If you’ve never played a Fluxx game before, it’s a really simple...

Fantasy Realms Card Game Coming Soon From WizKids

Fantasy Realms Card Game Coming Soon From WizKids

Jun 7, 2017

  WizKids is excited to announce the upcoming release of the card game, Fantasy Realms, designed by Bruce Glassco! As a ruler of a far-away land, each player must create the best card combos by drawing and discarding cards to build the mightiest realm in the world. You might choose to build up a massive force with army cards to sweep all before you.  Or...

Campy Creatures Card Game

Campy Creatures Card Game

May 28, 2017

  This August, Keymaster Games will release Campy Creatures, a card game featuring classic monster-movie style monsters.     In the game, the players assume the role of mad scientists, trying to collect the “Mortals” they need for their experiments.  The collecting is accomplished through the use of nine different monsters inspired by the silver...

Munchkin: Rick and Morty Coming From USAopoly

Munchkin:  Rick and Morty Coming From USAopoly

May 25, 2017

  USAopoly has announced Munchkin: Rick and Morty, releasing later this year.     Produced under a license from Steve Jackson Games, Munchkin:  Rick and Morty combines the characters and themes of the Adult Swim cartoon with the proven Munchkin card game system.  In this version of the game, players take on the role of Rick, Morty, Beth, Jerry,...

Dragonfire A Dungeons & Dragons Deck building Game

Dragonfire A Dungeons & Dragons Deck building Game

Apr 26, 2017

  Catalyst Game Labs has teamed up with Wizards of the Coast to produce Dragonfire, a cooperative deck building game based on the Dungeons & Dragons role playing game.     Dragonfire combines the vast lore of the D&D universe with the fast play of a deck building game. Players choose from several classic fantasy races, from dwarf to elf,...

Implements of Destruction Expansion Coming For Boss Monster

Implements of Destruction Expansion Coming For Boss Monster

Apr 14, 2017

  Boss Monster:  Implements of Destruction will be a small expansion set with a total of 29 new cards for the retro arcade style game.  The new cards include five new Bosses and 24 new Items.  This will be the first set to feature Items since the Tools of Hero-Kind expansion.  Some of the Item cards will be Explorer Items for use with the Crash Landing...

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...

Alien Wood Card Game Up On Indiegogo

Alien Wood Card Game Up On Indiegogo

Mar 24, 2017

  What is it about forrests and woods? That strike fear in people? But for those that are brave enough to venture in? Who knows what riches you might find! Since ancient times the laws of the war were honored in woods. Here any wanderer, looking for military valor, will find a worthy enemy. Fierce beasts lurk in the wild places, sirens sing their deadly...

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Battle Monster Box of Monsters Expansion

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Battle Monster Box of Monsters Expansion

Mar 21, 2017

    The first expansion set for USAopoly’s Harry Potter:  Hogwarts Battle deck-building game will be The Monster Box of Monsters Expansion, releasing at Gen Con this August. This expansion for the game USAopoly released last summer  adds four new game boxes to the base game, which players can take up after beating the original levels.  The new cards...

Res Publica: 2030AD + New Horizons Expansion Contest Giveaway

Res Publica: 2030AD + New Horizons Expansion Contest Giveaway

Feb 28, 2017

You all stuck with us when we had to place the site/podcast on hiatus for a month, your awesome for that by the way! As a way of thanks, we have teamed with the fine folks over at MAGE Company, to give away a copy of the card game, Res Publica: 2030AD + The New Horizons Expansion.     In Res Publica: 2230AD, the players travel to the future, when...

Theomachy The Warrior Gods Card Game Review

Theomachy The Warrior Gods Card Game Review

Jan 25, 2017

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...

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...

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...