- Dungeons and Dragons 5th Edition Playtest overview.Posted 229 days ago
Minesweeper, the Board Game
It’s an electronic game , so I’m not entirely sure that it counts, but anyway … The game is the final project of an MIT course in micro-computing.
- Posted 1025 days ago
Civilization, Yet Again
Fantasy Flight Games is planning to release Sid Meier’s Civilization: The Board Game designed by Kevin “Arkham Horror” Wilson. This is a completely new game, not related to 2002′s Eagle Games’ Sid Meier’s Civilization: The Boardgame...
- Posted 1026 days ago
This week, two game conventions compete for your attention. Gen Con is certainly the bigger of the two, but WBC (The World Boardgaming Championships) also has quite a lot going for it. Gen Con is a...
- Posted 1027 days ago
Warlord RTS Video Game
Reaper Miniatures’ Warlord game, recently upgraded to a second edition , is set to become the basis for an upcoming RTS video game. The developer, though, is a small startup that needs a little help with...
- Posted 1028 days ago
July Board and Card Game Patents
As usual, I’m skipping the card shufflers and dealers … Auto racing board game – By Carrie Moats. A roll and move game. Carrie claims her design is patent-worthy because, unlike previous auto-racing games, a) hers...
- Posted 1030 days ago
Invest in Games on Kickstarter
Kickstarter is a site that lets people pledge money for an investment in someone’s business. You only pay if a minimum threshold is reached. The amount of the threshold depends on how much the developers need,...
- Posted 1033 days ago
Duels of the Planeswalkers Comes to the PC
Remember Duels of the Planeswalkers for XBLA ? Well now it’s coming to the PC via Steam through a seal Wizards of the Coast made with Valve. It’s actually been out since June 15th, but it’s a game...
- Posted 1034 days ago
Everyone Plays at the Library
Following up on his superb online course, Scott Nicholson has written a book elaborating on his advice for managing game programs in libraries. As an Associate Professor at Syracuse University, host of fun board game video...
- Posted 1039 days ago
Game Industry and Pimping Roundup
Industry Mattel nearly doubles its profits (Toy Story 3) from last year’s 2nd quarter, yet they still fall below estimates. ( source ) Profits $51.6 million, revenues $1.02 billion. Hasbro’s profits climbed to $43.6 million from...
- Posted 1042 days ago
Toy Story 3 Games
Time to throw all of those Toy Story 2 items in the trash. We’ve got Toy Story 3 items now. Despite the grand creativity of the Pixar storytellers, it should come as no surprise that this...
- Posted 1044 days ago