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Gen Con Reaches Agreement with Games & Gears to Create Exclusive Items for 2014

  INDIANAPOLIS – June 13, 2014 – Gen Con, North America’s largest and longest-running gaming convention, has partnered with Games & Gears to create exclusive new branded items, including a Gen Con Collectors Series Brush Size 0 and a Limited Edition Gen Con Adventurers Tavern terrain piece . Beginning today, these limited-edition items, created for the 2014 convention, are available for pre-order. In addition to these items, Games & Gears will team with Gen Con as its 2014 Miniature Hobby Events partner. “As is evident from their first-class quality products,…

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After Origins

We had a blast at Origins this year. As always the time is too short. We got to spend some quality time with Felicia Day, Demo’d some fun games. Saw our friend Ken Hite who was up for an Origins Award for his work on Bookhounds of London (Trail of Cthulhu) – Pelgrane Press. Ran into Will Hindmarch, if you’re not familiar with his work we think you might be impressed.  We met a lot of great people and have some good interviews. Marty has already started editing…

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By Odin’s Beard!

The Odinson Hath Arrived! Follow this link over to Margaret Weis Productions and their Marvel Superheroic Roleplaying Game page to grab the free PDF for the God of Thunder, Thor.  This pdf includes not only Thor himself, but a mini adventure and a new gallery of villains, The Wrecking Crew.  Throw them into your next adventure and watch as some Awesome Asgardian-level fights abound! And come back here in the next few days as I post my review of the sessions of Marvel that I’ve recently…

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C2E2 Special Edition

Dave and Marty head to C2E2, the Chicago Comic and Entertainment Expo to grab some interviews with Game Designers. Designers interviewed are Cam Banks, Creative Director at Margaret Weis Productions and driving force behind the new Marvel Superheroic RPG, and Kenneth Hite, author and game designer, whose works include Trail of Cthulhu and Night’s Black Agents.

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Lock S-Foils into Attack Position

      “Proceed with the countdown. All groups assume attack coordinates.” -Admiral Ackbar, Star Wars: Episode VI Return of the Jedi Assemble your squadrons and prepare for battle in X-Wing Miniatures Game! Launch your rugged Rebel X-wings into desperate missions or take control of nimble TIE fighters and outnumber your enemy in this fast-paced game that puts you in in control of your favorite ships from the Star Wars galaxy. X-Wing recreates the excitement of all your favoriteStar Wars space battles and allows you to imagine your own. However you play, you’ll need…

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The Hobbit “Over Hill and Under Hill”

              The Hobbit: Over Hill and Under Hill recaptures the magic of the first half of the novel that initially introduced us to Hobbits, the Shire, and a certain magic ring… You’ll steer the fates of Bilbo Baggins, Thorin Oakenshield, the wizard Gandalf, and other familiar characters as they begin their journey out of the Shire. You’ll encounter terrible trolls, bitter storms, rampaging giants, swarms of Goblins, and the strange creature known as Gollum. You’ll meet new Dwarves, burgle…

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Star Trek Deck Building Game TOS Edition

Get Ready to get your nerd on. Ban Dai is coming out with this little gem.  Star Trek The Deck Building Game “The Original Series” Edition. They were trying it out at GAMA a couple of weeks ago, I just heard about it from Marty. Like the “The Next Phase”, this one will be a stand alone as well as have the ability to be mixed in with the other two sets. I don’t know about you but I’m curious to see how Kirk’s stats line…

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