Monday, September 30, 2013

Massive RPG List Challenge

A lot of folks have been using the List Challenges website for trivial efforts so imagine my joy when I found that someone too it seriously and made a list of 375 RPGs.  See more here!

Sunday, September 29, 2013

Reaper's Bones II Kickstarter

The countdown is coming to an end for the Reaper Miniatures Bones II Kickstart.  See more here!

Saturday, September 28, 2013

The Greatest Out-of-Print Tabletop RPGs That We Still Love

A recent article on bemoans "The Greatest Out-of-Print Tabletop RPGs That We Still Love." See more here!

Friday, September 27, 2013

Slave to Painting Store Sale

The Slave to Painting store has 25% Off everything in their store this weekend.  See more here (US/INTL), here (AU), and here (NZ)!

Thursday, September 26, 2013

Choosing the Perfect Board Game

A recent flowchart uploaded to imgur helps us "Choose the Perfect Board Game."  Posted here!

Wednesday, September 25, 2013

2013 Fall Gaming Hoopla

The 2013 Fall Gaming Hoopla is this weekend, so if you are in Southern Wisconsin and like board gaming with great folks for a good cause, please stop in for a day or three.  See more here!

Tuesday, September 24, 2013

Donald Featherstone has Passed

This sad news came at the beginning of the month and I missed it.  On September third, Donald Featherstone, one of the fathers of modern wargaming, passed.  Read more about him here and look for his books here!

Monday, September 23, 2013

The Temple of Elemental Evil is Free Through September 28th

It's all in the title, the PDF of The Temple of Elemental Evil is free through September 28th from Wizards of the Coast.  See more here!

Sunday, September 22, 2013

Transforming Expectations Toy Reference Book Kickstarter

Phillip Reed has a new Kickstarter called "Transforming Expectations Toy Reference Book." See more here!

Saturday, September 21, 2013

40K Rules Versus Rules

There is a rather humorous story on, played out with photos, of how one 40K player outsmarted himself with the help of a somewhat smarter opponent.  See more here!

Friday, September 20, 2013

RPG Gaming Table Plans Kickstarter

Just a couple of weeks left in the already well-funded RPG Gaming Table Plans Kickstarter. See more here!

Thursday, September 19, 2013

Kobold Press Joins 3D Virtual Tabletop

An update on the already well-funded 3D Virtual Tabletop: Visually Stunning RPGs on iPad, Android Kickstarter has just announced that Kobold Press is joining the team. Read more here!

Wednesday, September 18, 2013

Wappel's Angel

Check out all of the wonderful touches James Wappel has added to one controversial model.  See more here!

Tuesday, September 17, 2013

How to Make a Miniature Barrel

Over on the Terrain Project YouTube channel, there is a recent video showing "How to make a miniature Barrel." Enjoy!

Monday, September 16, 2013

Card Sleeves Comparison

There is a recent video on Tolarian Community College YouTube channel asking the burning question "What Are The Best Card Sleeves For Magic The Gathering? Compare & Contrast." Enjoy!

Sunday, September 15, 2013

Awakened Villagers of Cairn Bicycle® Playing Cards

Souljar has a Kickstarter for a very impressive looking set of "Awakened Villagers of Cairn Bicycle® Playing Cards." Just a few days left and they have some distance to go but see if this interests you. See more here!

Saturday, September 14, 2013

Caltrop d4

Our nightmares have become reality with the fashioning of a caltrop d4.  See more here!

Friday, September 13, 2013

Wappel's Horde/Hoard

This is one of those lucky times when the word horde/hoard can be used with both spellings, so naturally I am calling myself out on using both.  In any event, James Wappel recently gave us a glimpse of the big Kickstarter painting project he has been up to his eyeballs in for so long by gathering together about a third of the figures/models and taking some photos.  See more here!

Thursday, September 12, 2013

Dastardly Designed Water Effect

Rob Adams, of Dastardly Designed Games, has uploaded a new video to his YouTube channel showing how he set up a water effect for his tabletop game with a projector and an animated GIF.  Enjoy!

Wednesday, September 11, 2013

Codename: Oracle Kickstarter

With but a handful of days left in the Kickstarter, Codename: Oracle, a card game, is nearly funded.  See more here!

Tuesday, September 10, 2013

Shaok1's Scenery Builds

Over on the EN World forums (and photobucket), community member shaok1 has done some great things with various terrain and scenery bits to set some great tables for his games.  See more here and here!

Monday, September 9, 2013

Dream Spirit Wargaming Warmachine Cygnar Board

If you haven't seen it yet, Dream Spirit Wargaming created a new Cynar Warmachine display board and uploaded a video to their YouTube channel.  This might be the most spectacular display board I have seen with fantastic details and water effects.  Enjoy!

Sunday, September 8, 2013

Terrainaholic Dime Store Finds

The most excellent terrainaholic has been dime store shopping recently and posted a video of his finds on his YouTube channel.  Enjoy!

Saturday, September 7, 2013

Board Game Geek TV from Gen Con 2013

The YouTube videos from Gen Con 2013 on the Board Game Geek TV channel are starting to pile up as post-production is handled and they are uploaded.  The one below is of Erik Mona showing off the Pathfinder Card Game.  See more here!

Friday, September 6, 2013

Fully Articulated Dragon Model

I was recently pointed to a site where a fully articulated dragon model was on display and this thing is pretty amazing.  See more here!

Thursday, September 5, 2013

BattleGrip Toy Mag Issue One Available

The new toy review magazine, BattleGrip, is out and issue one is now available for download.  More information here!

Wednesday, September 4, 2013

Meeple Soap Kickstarter

There is a Kickstarter, already funded and rising, to produce Meeple Soap.  See more here!

Tuesday, September 3, 2013

The Settlers of Catan Guinness World Record

Recently at Gen Con Indy 2013, a Guinness World Record for the most folks playing The Settlers of Catan was attempted.  Read more here!

Monday, September 2, 2013

Art Review of Castle Zagyg: The Upper Works

The astute R. Scott Taylor reviews the art in Castle Zagyg: The Upper Works on his blog here!

Sunday, September 1, 2013

3D Virtual Tabletop Information

A recent article on the 3D Virtual Tabletop gives lots of info on this new technology.  See more here!