As we creep closer to the holidays, our schedules are getting busier, and the excitement for a new year in games approaches. While slower than other times in the year, we still managed to find some small news blurbs for you this week, and hope you learn something new! Here’s your Quick News for the week :
- Z-MAN Games has released the first part of the On The Brink expansion for Pandemic : The Board Game App including new roles and events for iPad!
- Gale Force Nine has teased new things that will be coming to Firefly : The Board Game in 2014 on the game’s webpage!
- The High Command : HORDES expansion set is the Elemental Rage Expansion Set and will retail for $15.99. It will include new cards for all of the existing factions in the core game and allow you to build your armies into smoother decks!
- SmallWorld 2 is now available on iOS, Android, and Steam!
What We’re Up To
- Christina and Jacob have had a lot on the table this week, including a game of Snow Tails, Nothing Personal, Firefly, and more! They’ve even been playing Tide of Iron : Stalingrad in anticipation of an upcoming review, and saved the world once again in Pandemic.
- While the weather and other obligations have consumed a lot of Kae and Raine’s time this week, Kae is preparing for a review on D&D’s Arena of War, the digital game.
- Soon, a review for Crabs Adjust Humidity Volume 2 will be live, and soon after we will be doing a giveaway for a deck! Make sure you’re watching out for that! It will be announced here and on Facebook, and FB is where the entries will be placed.
Other Tasty Bits
- Have you designed your own RPG and want the chance to get it published? Check out Paizo’s RPG Superstar 2014 contest!
- Many game publishers are hosting holiday game giveaways through their social media sites, so make sure you’re following your favorite companies for a chance to win something!
We here at I:T hope that everyone is having a great week leading up to the holidays. We have posted our own gaming gift guides in the 3 posts before this one, so make sure you check those out. We’ve covered light games, heavy games, party games, games for families, and stocking stuffers! Until next week, happy gaming!