Category Archives: News

News category contains all news posts about the role playing games, strategy games, mmorpgs, ccgs, and fantasy and scifi related books and movies.

Get Well Gamers Child Hospital Charity

There is a lot of controversy surrounding games sometimes, but more and more studies continue to come out showing that games have their benefits. Everything within its moderation. Get Well Gamers is a charity that is donating to childrens hospital in order to help our youngest of gamers have another avenue to help get their mind off of… Read More »

Gauntlet: Pre-order benefits

Gauntlet is a game that my childhood dreams are made out of, other than sonic. The news of a new release had me completely overjoyed, because despite how far we’ve come in the gaming world, there is still a place for games like this, and why not. Gauntlet is one of the originals. They’ve recently released their pre-order… Read More »

Shadow of Mordor – New trailer and retail exclusives revealed

Middle Earth: Shadow of Mordor is one turning out to be THE best game ever created from a movie. Though this game is much more than simply a LoTR game, it is revolutionary in the way it handles its characters, npcs, and even the graphics are beautiful. Recently they’ve released their most gameplay trailer that focuses around Weapons and… Read More »

Creature Caster: Epic Miniatures

Miniatures, one of the rather controversial topics in tabletop. Between player to player some find they are useful, some find them pointless, and others find a balance. Though when 4E initially came out many gamers were upset that it felt like an MMO rather than a tabletop game, many upset at the focus on miniatures, and others were… Read More »

Rare Elements RPG Fantasy Currency & Coins!

Browsing through kickstarter I stumbled upon a kickstarter that is already funded but now looking to hit its stretch goals, and I’m in love. It is Rare Elements RPG Fantasy Currency & Coins, meaning actual engraved coins of various metals into a fantasy currency that you can hold. They call it their Alignment currency, where all of the… Read More »

Reign of the Accursed Sneak Peak

Lately there have been a lot of shame and woe in the way of vampires and vampire related books, movies, or games. I constantly find myself hearing the word “vampire” and wincing painfully. However, that is not the case when I watched the cinematic video for Reign of the Accursed. Reign of the Accursed is a horror tabletop… Read More »

LARP – The Movie [Kickstarter]

There’s been a lot of gaming movies in the past, and most of them have been horrible flops or laughable at best. Even ones we anticipate the most end up disappointing us. LARP The movie so far has a very interesting view to it, and with very little current funding their teasers are rather compelling. The LARP team behind… Read More »

Popup Dungeon Greenlit on Steam/Kickstarter

I have to admit lately I’m a sucker for Rogue like games, and I recently found my favorite, but just as I thought it couldn’t get better, I found this. Popup Dungeon, at first with the blocky characters I was thinking I found a fantasy minecraft, but then I started reading and looking deeper into the game. First… Read More »

Baldur’s Gate: Enhanced Edition for Android

One of the games that I like to think really plunged my interest in video games and furthered the imagination for Table Top is Baldur’s Gate, and when I saw today   The App the original game that was released in 1998, and in the app release is currently in 12 languages. You can currently get this app… Read More »

Archlord II Beginning Pre-Registration for Closed beta

The upcoming dynamic PvP MMO Archlord 2 just started its pre-registration for its up coming and closed beta testing. You can now sign up for the closed beta by using your already existing gPotato (.eu or com) and accounts. Or, of course, what would it be without the ability to register via your facebook account. When you… Read More »

Join The Watch – Thief Giveaway and brief review

Recently the new game Thief came out, based on previous games Thief Gold and Thief Deadly Shadows. This game absolutely blew me away, as an old fan of the games the only thing that would have made this game perfect is to have Stephen Russell continue the voice of Garret. Though to his credit, the current voice actor obviously… Read More »

Elder Scrolls Online New Trailer, Imperial Edition, and Console release.

    That’s right, I started with the video this time. Because there is no end to how many times I can watch that video. The Elder Scrolls MMO is nothing like I have ever experienced before, being both a console gamer and a HUGE MMO buff all I have to say is this game plays like no… Read More »

Mutant Chronicles 3rd Ed. RPG Kickstarter, and more.

Mutant Chronicles is something many of you might remember from back in the early 1990’s of gaming, it’s setting in a sci-fi post-apocalyptic world filled with cyberpunk, horror, and many a big boiling pot of other genres fit into one amazing setting. This all takes place  in a world wrought with war and death, where the surfaces of… Read More »

Remember Morroblivion? Now Skywind! Morrowind done with Skyrim Engine.

Awhile back people made an elaborate mod of Morroblivion and fans went nuts, well, the same people have done it again with The Elder Scrolls V: Skywind. Morroblivion is one of my heroes, and they’ve released a new trailer Call of the East advertising their work on this new mod. Not all of the gameplay in the trailer reflects final… Read More »

Batman Vs. Superman Movie: They’ve officially cast Wonder Woman!

Have you ever thought of Wonder Woman as being Fast and Furious? Well now you have. Wonder Woman has been cast as Gal Gadot, who is an Israeli actress that played a huge part on the Fast and Furious movies. The movie is to be released July 17th, 2015 and rumors are sparking all over the place on… Read More »

Cyber Monday Geek Sales!

So it’s Cyber monday, a time for many to kickstart Christmas, so here’s a list of a few of our favorite sites having sales that will appeal to the inner geek in many of us. One of the first stops is obviously geek clothes over at who are having a buy 5 tees and get 25% off the… Read More »

Expect to Play Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII For 50 Hours

Over the summer, our writer Lady Rukiara looked ahead to what the future would bring in terms of role-playing games on the next generation consoles (the PS4 and Xbox One). In addition to Diablo III and the Elder Scrolls: Online making their way to the systems, we noted that there will be several Final Fantasy installments available in… Read More »

Iron Age FRP Mini Review + Discount Link !

Iron Age is a game I mentioned back in a previous post, and the author has set his sight on a determined path of constant updating and bettering of his book. This tabletop rpg is set around 1st BC, or 727 Roman. Though the historical based game is based in Europe, the races you can play still may… Read More »

WarCaster – MMO Strategy Teaser + Early Access

Today Gamescom Helmeni Games has announced a MMO strategy game entitled WarCasters, a game that takes place in their fantasy world they call Kalderon. The trailer depicts an old man running his finger over a map and picking locations rather dramatically, while a girl seems to innocently order coffee yet is confronted with a rather intriguing stranger bearing… Read More »

What does PS4 and Xbox One mean for the future of RPGs?

With every new Console we see a wave of new games, and if we like it or not even for us PC gamers often times the console market can affect the games that hit our computers. It’s much more profitable for them to hit cross-platform than to release on one platform alone. RPGs seemed to have a bit… Read More »