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[19 Jul 2014 | No Comment | ]
D&D Starter Set Available Today AND Wizards Of The Coast Interview Where YOU Can Get Involved

It’s been a long time since we have done this but this seems like a GREAT time to offer another 2D6.org Interview where YOU can ask your questions!
As you may know (if not see the 2 press releases below) the Great-Grandfather of all RPG’s is about to release its 5th edition on to the public. It’s no secret that I am an old school RPG’er (how old school? I have the original Red Box.. not that one… the ORIGINAL from the late 70′s). So it should come as no surprise …

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[5 Jul 2014 | No Comment | ]
Evil Wins in Upper Deck’s Latest Expansion for Legendary™, A Marvel Deck Building Game!

The new Big Box Expansion allows gamers to play as villains who take on Marvel super heroes for supremacy in the popular Legendary® game!

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[22 Jun 2014 | No Comment | ]
The Game Pit: Episode 25 – Treasure Hunt – Part Two

Part two of the latest Treasure Hunt with Ronan and Sean working their way through another 12 games that have caught the eye for one reason or another.
How many of these will the boys decide are treasure and what games do they suspect are traps?
 
THE GAME PIT: EPISODE 25 – TREASURE HUNT – PART TWO
 
 
The Game Pit will be hosting some sessions at Loncon 3 in August so if you’re heading there, sign up for the Games Klatches and visit the gaming tent for some games and chat.
 
Email us with …

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[22 Jun 2014 | No Comment | ]
Preorders OPEN! Get “Among The Stars” and “Diamonds” and “Space Cadets: Dice Duel 30% Off MSRP

PRESS RELEASE:

 
Stronghold Games 
is proud to
announce the
opening of preorders
 for three highly 
anticipated releases!

Among The Stars
and
Diamonds
and
Space Cadets: Dice Duel – Die Fighter expansion 
 
Preorder now to get

30% off MSRP
 
Plus guaranteed shipping to you before anyone else!

WITH NO KICKSTARTER DELAYS OR MONKEY BUSINESS!

Among The Stars

Do you like 7 Wonders? You will love Among The Stars!

Among the Stars takes place in a war-ravaged galaxy where the warring alien races have declared peace in the wake of a threat with the potential to destroy them all. An Alliance is established to build space stations throughout the galaxy …

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[31 May 2014 | No Comment | ]
Consimworld Expo (Monstergamecon)

CSW Expo 2014, featuring MonsterGame.CON XIV, has it all! The best and grandest games ever assembled, the most enthusiastic gamers and industry personalities coming together to celebrate the hobby

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[29 May 2014 | No Comment | ]
The Game Pit: Episode 24 – Treasure Hunt = Part One

Once again Ronan and Sean climb out of the pit to go in search of future gaming gold.
In this first half of the treasure hunt they look at 12 games that have caught their eye for one reason or another and then try to work out if the game will be a treasure or a trap.
 
THE GAME PIT: EPISODE 24.1 – TREASURE HUNT
 
 
 
The Game Pit will be hosting some sessions at Loncon 3 in August so if you’re heading there, sign up for the Games Klatches and visit the gaming …

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[19 May 2014 | No Comment | ]
D&D Launches Tyranny of Dragons

PRESS RELEASE:
Today, Wizards of the Coast kicked off a pivotal year for Dungeons & Dragons, unveiling new serialized entertainment offerings that will bring the upcoming Tyranny of Dragons storyline to life as well as announcing the D&D Player’s Handbook, Monster Manual and Dungeon Master’s Guide for the highly-anticipated new rules set for the D&D tabletop roleplaying game. Together, these new offerings will command the attention of digital and tabletop RPG players alike, setting the foundation for the future of the brand and powering incredible, action-packed play experiences for fans.

First out …

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[16 May 2014 | No Comment | ]
Among The Stars Release Date… and A… Second Expansion?!

Among The Stars designed by Vangelis Bagiartakis and published in the US by Stronghold Games is coming out this year which is great news but even better news is a release date and announcement of not one but two expansions releasing this year!

Among the Stars:
-          Premiering at Gen Con
-          Street Date: late August/September
-          MSRP: $49.95
Among the Stars: The Ambassadors ::  (expansion 1)
-          Street Date:  September
-          MSRP:  $34.95
Among the Stars: The Promos 1 ::  (expansion 2)
-          Street Date:  October
-          MSRP:  $34.95

Of course street dates are tentative but Stronghold Games has …

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[15 May 2014 | No Comment | ]
Stronghold Games Announces “Diamonds” By Mike Fitzgerald A Gen Con Release

PRESS RELEASE:
Stronghold Games is proud to announce another Gen Con release, “Diamonds”, by the great designer Mike Fitzgerald.
Diamonds is a trick-taking card game in which players collect Diamonds — not cards bearing that suit – but actual “Diamond Crystals” (acrylic crystals) included in the game. What makes the game of Diamonds different from other trick-taking card games is that when you cannot follow suit you get a “Suit Action” based on what suit you do play. Suit Actions are also taken by the winner of each trick, as well as …

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[21 Apr 2014 | 2 Comments | ]
Villainy A new Super villain Game by Mayfair Games

Villainy™ is a game about aspiring super villains competing to be the first to enact their evil plans and overcome Fantastiman™, that pesky superhero who watches over the city day and night.