Year 2018

New Ork Codex Available to Order From Games Workshop

Orktober is almost at an end, but Games Workshop still has some treats to give out. They've started taking pre-orders for the new Ork Codex for 40k. Along with that, there's the new vehicles from Speed Freeks that you can pick up just on their own. Also, there's a whole ton of Ork units and characters that have been bundled together for your convenience.

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Warlord Games Taking Pre-Orders For Cruel Seas

Warlord Games only just announced their new naval battles game, Cruel Seas last week. They're now taking pre-orders for this new game over on their website, including various fleets so you can get started right away. Unlike other naval games that are fights between huge battleships and aircraft carriers, Cruel Seas focuses on the myrriad smaller craft that are also involved in warfare on the high seas.

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Review Roundup

Saturday! Woo! My favorite day of the week. Today, I've got D&D (watch me here if you'd like to see me making a fool of myself :P ). And then, tomorrow, it's been a long time since I really did some baking. I'm thinking I'll make some cayenne pepper dark chocolate brownies and some chili powder chocolate chip cookies. Because that's the type of person I am. Whatever you're doing this weekend, I hope it's awesome. Though I know if you're here now, you're here to check out some reviews.

This week we have: The Bloody Inn: The Carnies Expansion, Processing: A Game of Serving Humanity, Senshi, Evil High Priest, Mesozooic, Volfirion, Countdown Action Edition, Reef, Tokyo Metro, and Codenames XXL.

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Thousand Year Old Vampire Solo RPG Up On Kickstarter

Thousand Year Old Vampire is a new solo RPG that's up on Kickstarter now. Take over the role of the titular vampire from the very beginning with the loss of their humanity all the way until their end. It's great for those vampire afficionados (I'm looking at you, Suzy) and anyone who might not have an RPG group around and just want to embrace your darker side.

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DCC RPG Annual #1 Up On Kickstarter

Even in a system that's designed to be rules-light and give players and GMs the tools they need to create their own parts of the game, you're gonna want options. And the players behind the DCC RPG have been nothing if not prolific in their creating. So much so that they've bundled a bunch of it together in the first DCC Annual. It's up on Kickstarter now.

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Fantasy Flight Games Holiday Sale Happening Now

Jingle bears! Jingle bears! Jingle all the bears! *holds up some bells* (jinglejinglejingle)

'Tis the season! *looks at the calendar* ... Uh... well, for Fantasy Flight, 'tis the season, anyway (they are up in Minnesota, after all. And hell, I've already picked up some egg nog from the grocery store and I don't care what you have to say about it). They are running their holiday sale now over on their website.

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Friday Snippets

Fridaaaaaaaaaay! Woo!

The weekend is just up ahead. I'll be playing D&D again. Our group finally finished up our last adventure and we're headed onto our next one. Everyone's looking forward to it. So that'll be fun. I hope you've got some gaming lined up as well. And if you're going to be gaming, you'll want to have filled up on some bite-sized gaming stories.

Today on the platter we have: Modiphius Releases Infinity GM Screen Inserts + Code Infinity PDF, WizKids Releases Icons of the Realms: Spell Effects: Wall of Fire & Wall of Ice, and Infinite Black Running Wooden Elder Dice Chests Giveaway.

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Kamigakari: God Hunters Anime RPG Up On Kickstarter

While I love Anime, I have to admit, I've not really seen all that much. Sure, I've seen Trigun and Cowboy Bebop and One Punch Man, but not a ton otherwise. However, that doesn't stop me from wanting to play in an RPG set in an anime world. With Kamigakari: God Hunters, I can do just that. The modern anime RPG is up on Kickstarter now.

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Discover: Lands Unknown Now Available

Discover: Lands Unknown is truly that. Since each and every box for the game will contain different contents, it's impossible to guess what you might get. So you really are discovering unknown lands whever you open one up. And open them up you can do now, as the game is available from Fantasy Flight and your LGS now.

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Grim and the Wicked Player's Guild Up On Kickstarter

If there's one thing players want with their characters, it's more options. Especially if they're in a certain land or campaign and they can get things that make that adventure better. That's where the Grim and the Wicked Player's Guide comes in. It's designed to be used with the Grim and the Wicked campaign (as one would expect). There's new races, new archetypes, new classes, and tons more. The book is up on Kickstarter now.

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Ultracombat Skirmish Miniatures Game Up On Kickstarter

When it comes to skirmish miniatures games, there's a bunch of sci-fi ones. There's fewer, but still a decent number of fantasy ones as well. But if you're looking for modern military, it's a little harder to find. Well, Dishdash Games is helping out with their Ultracombat game. You can check it out on Kickstarter now.

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Thursday Terrain Corner

We're getting there, everyone. It's Thursday, that means it's Friday Eve. That means it's almost the weekend. Just a day and change left to go. If you'll be like me, you'll be doing some gaming. And if you're doing some gaming, you need some good-looking tabletops.

Today in the Terrain Corner we have: Baueda Releases new 28mm rolled up tarps, tents, camouflage nets, and ropes; Hagglethorn Hollow Terrain Up On Kickstarter; Loke BattleMats Winding Alleys RPG Encounter Mat Now Available; Blacksmith's Guild Game Mat Available From Deep-Cut Studio; and Woodland Gaming Mat Available From Pwork Wargame.

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New German Releases Available For Flames of War

Battlefront is filling out some more releases over in their webshop for Flames of War this week. As I have said before, just walking into battle is no fun. Better to go in style in some form of transport. And that's what the Germans are getting this time around, with two different APCs, as well as a new scout vehicle.

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Fantasy Flight Previews T-70 X-Wing For X-Wing

There's more than one version of the classic X-Wing starfighter out there. Incom never quit refining their design, and by the time the galaxy has gotten to the Resistence, they're using the T-70 to take on the New Order. Since the Resistance is now its own faction, that means there's some changes to how the ship works in the game. In this preview, we get a look at just that.

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