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[25 Feb 2015 | No Comment | ]
Happy Dungeon Master Appreciation Month from Wizards of the Coast!

February is Dungeon Master Appreciation Month and to celebrate Wizards of the Coast has released the Dungeon Masters Support Group video series! In this three-part series, DMs can find the innovation, inspiration, and flexibility they need to get their games back under control.

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[28 Jan 2015 | No Comment | ]
Glenn Drover’s – Empires: Age of Discovery – Kickstarter Details!

Eagle-Gryphon Games has been hinting about a deluxe edition for Empires: Age of Discovery and many of us have been chomping at the bit for any additional information about this highly (most?) anticipated release for 2015 for quite a while now! So without further delay this is the information I have and can release for now.
Eagle-Gryphon is planning for the Empires: Age of Discovery Kickstarter to launch February 15th. They have been working very hard with a committee of game experts and fans from BoardGameGeek  as well as the Eagle-Gryphon …

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[27 Jan 2015 | No Comment | ]
THE GALAXY’S MOST BRUTAL SPORT Dreadball Xtreme!

PRESS RELEASE:
THE GALAXY’S MOST BRUTAL SPORT
DreadBall just got a whole lot more violent

DreadBall Xtreme is the new standalone sport game in the DreadBall series. It is now available for pre-order and begins shipping to retailers in March 2015.
With a focus on violence and carnage, DreadBall Xtreme takes the simple mechanics of DreadBall and twists them together to create something altogether more unruly.

Gameplay Features

2-player miniatures sport game for ages 10 and up. The average game time is 60 minutes.
Dangerous Environments: Play ball in abandoned warehouse and improvised arenas hidden out of …

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[20 Jan 2015 | No Comment | ]
D&D: Elemental Evil Announced

Press Release:

Dungeons & Dragons Fans Called to ‘Unearth the Deception’ in 2015
Elemental Evil Storyline & Product Offerings Unveiled
Today, Wizards of the Coast announced the newest Dungeons & Dragons storyline and accompanying product offerings for both digital and tabletop RPG players. Coming off of the biggest and most exciting year yet for Dungeons & Dragons, the Elemental Evil storyline starts in March and runs through mid-summer. During that time, heroes are needed in the Forgotten Realms to discover and defeat secret cults that threaten to annihilate the Sword Coast by …

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[19 Jan 2015 | No Comment | ]
Stronghold Games Announces Space Cadets: Away Missions

Press Release:

Stronghold Games Announces Space Cadets: Away Missions
Launching As A Kickstarter Project – Featuring As Many As 100 Plastic Miniatures

Stronghold Games is proud to announce Space Cadets: Away Missions, the third standalone game in the Space Cadets franchise of cooperative and team space-themed games.
 
Space Cadets: Away Missions is a cooperative, scenario-based, tactical action game set in the Golden Age of science fiction, making it a thematic prequel to the first two Space Cadets games. In this game, players take on the roles of adventurous human spacemen (“Rocketeers”) who explore …

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[15 Jan 2015 | No Comment | ]
Epic PvP: Fantasy announced from Fun to 11 and AEG

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Fun to 11 LLC and Alderac Entertainment Group Inc. (AEG), both publishers of fun and unique games, today announce that they have entered into a strategic partnership for Fun to 11’s new game EPIC PvP.
EPIC PvP is a fast, fun and unique card game. The concept is simple; take a class deck and shuffle it into a race deck to get a character deck. Players use those decks and the combos created by the unique pairing to battle each other.
The companies will partner to run an exciting Kickstarter campaign …

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[8 Jan 2015 | No Comment | ]
Dreadball Season 4 – READ ALL ABOUT IT HERE!!

Dreadball is about to release its Fourth Season full of new teams, new rules, new MVP’s, and you can read all about it, right here!

First off if you are new to Dreadball, Dreadball is a futuristic sports game between 2 teams (up to 6 teams if you own Dreadball Ultimate, mostly the same rules, with a larger game field), that blends a stylistic futuristic Rugby with a smidgen of Hockey and soccer to create the best replacement for the long defunct Bloodbowl property from Games Workshop.
Dreadball releases in Seasons that …

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[7 Jan 2015 | No Comment | ]
The Year of DreadBall kicks-off with Season 4

It’s no secret I am a big fan of Dreadball and really consider it first real legitimate replacement for the long abandoned Games workshop property Blood Bowl. So season 4 (i.e. more stuff) is a good thing!
Admittedly it’s not much but 4 more teams and no assembly required has my attention already!

PRESS RELEASE:
NEW SEASON, FRESH BLOOD
The Year of DreadBall kicks-off with Season 4

Mantic Games is proud to announce Season 4 will be released to retailers in January and February 2015.

The new Season is spearheaded by the new 48-page full color …

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[5 Jan 2015 | No Comment | ]
PRESS RELEASE: Stronghold Games Announces the Release of Pictomania

Stronghold Games Announces the Release of Pictomania
Pictomania is designed by Vlaada Chvatil, designer of five of the Top 100 Ranked Games on BGG
New Jersey, USA – January 5, 2015
Stronghold Games is proud to announce the publication of the second English language edition of Pictomania.  This game was previously published only in a very limited edition in English by Czech Games Edition.  With the Stronghold Games global distribution network, this publication will provide gamers worldwide with access to this great game.

Pictomania is a drawing game for 3 to 6 players.  In …

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[20 Nov 2014 | No Comment | ]
WizKids and Gale Force Nine Unveil X-Men: Mutant Revolution!

PRESS RELEASE:
Expanding upon the successes of Marvel Comics-themed games like “Marvel Dice Masters: Avengers vs. X-Men” and “Marvel HeroClix,” WizKids today announced a partnership with game creator Gale Force Nine to publish “X-Men: Mutant Revolution” in March 2015.
Based on Gale Force Nine’s popular “Spartacus: A Game of Blood and Treachery” tabletop game, “X-Men: Mutant Revolution” will allow you to play as classic X-Men characters, including Wolverine, Cyclops, Magneto, or Storm, as each leads a different school with unique powers and abilities. 2-4 players can take part in the mutant action, …