Category Archives: Tabletop Games

Epic DnD Trailer filled with Illithids and Drizzt!

The epic new D&D Rage of Demons Launch Trailer had me at the edge of my seat. Showering us with Illithids (which, I probably darn near peed myself at their attack) and peppering in the appearance of Drizzt Do’Urden’s, what more can a trailer ask for? The video is to showcase what is coming up for the Forgotten Realms.… Read More »

Dungeons and Dragons 5e Release Date, prices, and the Free Core Game PDF

Dungeons and Dragons is a game that has its ups and downs in the current market it is in, and with 4th Edition a lot of hardcore players were in a riot. Disliking 4E for many reasons, but that can be covered in a large article all on its own. Because of the complete “botch” that many players… 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 »

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 »

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 »

Roll for initiative Warner Bros, Hasbro is attacking!

Recently we talked about Dungeons & Dragons the movie being released under Warner Brothers, and we had a rather mixed response from viewers of both good and bad. Well apparently, it may not be so easy.  Hasbro has put on their big boy pants and stepped on the breaks for this project, as they say that THEY own… Read More »

A New Dungeons and Dragons Movie on the horizon

  Inside my room on the left wall I have a huge vinyl poster of the original Dungeons and Dragons movie, though I love the poster thinking of the actual movies commonly pain my soul. Remember when they gave out blue lipstick with the movie? I mean, really? Luckily my parents never wore it around or I may… Read More »

Drinking Quest 3 – Nectar of the Gods

  I haven’t had the chance to get around to a full review of Drinking Quest 2, but I assure you it was worth it. With each series this card-rpg-drinking game gets better, I have my opinions of different things that the game may use but from Drinking Quest 1 and the jump to Drinking Quest 2 the… Read More »

Jackpot! Gambling in Gamin’!

Often times when I even mention the word dice or if I happen to have a D6 handy inevitably someone asks me if I’m a gambler, which seems a bit bizarre that someone who gambles would carry around dice but the universe eludes me sometimes. So since people mistake it all the time, and many of us love to do… Read More »

Iron Age FRP Project

Iron Age is a new tabletop/pen and paper RPG that was sent to is that is based in a bit of history, it takes some of the facts from history or historical periods and puts them into a fantasy like setting, in bringing all this together they also promise a more unique concepts of maneuvers and other gameplay… Read More »

The Gygax Magazine…what?

If you’re old enough or geeky enough you have heard of or know of “TSR”, the gaming company that was popularized for the publishing of our well loved game, Dungeons and Dragons, and if you game at all, you’ve heard the name “Gary Gygax” – and oh, do we miss him. Well recently I stumbled upon something disturbing,… Read More »

Dungeons and Dragons 5th Edition Playtest overview.

Recently I printed out the Dungeons and Dragons 5th Edition (or DnD “Next”) Playtest, and I noticed some very obvious changes, for those of you who haven’t had the time to check yet, I’m gonna give you the low-down! Hit Points are now a lot more like third edition, only a few classes seem to have an upgrade… Read More »

Thunderstone Advance – Compatibility Guide is available !

   Last week AEG produced a highly demanded expansion for Thunderstone Advance : a Compatibility Guide. This means that from now on you may use your old Thunderstone cards with the new game (almost) without a problem. If you don’t know what I’m speaking about, I mentioned the compatibility issues in an earlier article. The Good    Since… Read More »

The Lord of the Rings: Nazgul is coming in this May !

   The new board game from Wizkids, the intriguing The Lords of The Rings: Nazgul is due to release at May 16. There is few thing we already know about the title, but there are already some info available now, before the official previews start in April.   I have to say that the game is promising with… Read More »

Wizkids announced the new Pirates of the Spanish Main game!

   Last week WizKids announced the relaunch of the Pirates of the Spanish Main property. Pirates of the Spanish Main – Shuffling the Deck card game draw inspiration and spirit from the old game, but otherwise unrelated and incompatible with the previous game.    Shuffling the Deck will be a stand-alone card game, designed by Bryan Kinsella (Star… Read More »

Project: Future Perfect (Press Release)

­ On Monday, February 6th, will launch it’s site. BareHanded­ will also be debuting the nearly full range of Digital Sculpts for the Global Police Force (GPF) Faction. This is Project: Future Perfect (PFP), a gritty post apocalyptic miniature battle game. The GPF is an order of cybernetically enhanced peacekeepers tasked with the responsibility of keeping humanity… Read More »

Star Trek Heroclix: Tactics releases today !

  Today is the release date for Star Trek HeroClix: Tactics, a new game from WizKids. Using the standard HeroClix ruleset it’s the third Star Trek themed game from the publisher after the release of the Star Trek: Expeditions and Star Trek : Fleet Captains boardgames.   I think the license is in good hands with WizKids, as… Read More »

Mage Knight Boardgame released !

WizKids yesterday released the new Mage Knight Boardgame, a strategy-game about conquest, fame and magic. As  Mage Knights, the players marching toward the capital of Atlantasia figthing enemies and each other along the way.   At December 7th WizKids released Mage Knight Boardgame as well as the Lord of the Rings HeroClix we mentioned before to appease a… Read More »