Is anyone else excited that it is Friday? We are. We have a lot of gaming planned for this weekend, and we hope you do too. If you are traveling, or preparing to have guests for the holidays, we hope that you can slow down enough to enjoy your hobby, even if only one night coming up this week. The holidays will soon be over, so savor them and family time while they’re here! Here is your weekly quick news!
Announcements and Releases
- CoolMiniOrNot is hosting another painting contest of Dark Age figures until the end of January.
- The next preview for the Pretty Pretty Smash Up expansion is up and it is a base this time!
- Preview the next expansion for Elder Sign, Lord of the Rings LCG, and Eldritch Horror are available on Fantasy Flight Games’ website!
- Wardens of the Reborn Forge is now sanctioned for Pathfinder Organized Play! Check out details and more in the latest Paizo blog.
- RPG Superstar is back! If you are an RPG author and you want to get your game noticed, check out Paizo’s annual contest!
- Iron Kingdoms RPG just got better with the Unleashed Adventure Kit! Add some boards and models to your game, and check out the new product!
- Did you enjoy Organized Play from Fantasy Flight Games Last Year? Make sure your local retailer checks out Fantasy Flight’s website for information for retailers on getting organized play kits in for many of their games!
- MAGE Company returns to Kickstarter with 12 Realms : Ghost Town! They are already funded and only launched within the last week.
- This one got our attention – a storytelling game set in a sunless apocalypse, Ten Candles. This tragic horror game is already funded and has a lot of room for growth, and we’d highly encourage you to check this out if you’re into survival horror RPG’s.
- If you haven’t seen this already, prepare yourself. Ever wanted to play a game based on something you already probably visit nearly every day? Introducing BoardGameGeek : The Card Game. Check out details on their Kickstarter and join the many folks that have already made this game fund over 3000%!
- Orc Pirates. This is one of those games that doesn’t need many details – check it out.
Other Interesting Articles And Finds
- We all know THAT gamer that makes game night difficult/scary/frustrating, etc. Check out Buzzfeed’s list of annoying gamers – do you have one in your group?
- Did you participate in the Mayfair National Dice Day Contest? The winner was announced and answers posted on Facebook!
- Check out the December World Championship Qualifiers winner and decklists used in Solforge’s most recent update.
- Want to get more Pathfinder Adventure Card Game action in your life? Check out Paizo’s blog post about how to get more PACG going.
What We’re Playing
- On a night where we were feeling good, we got some friends over and played a lot of The Resistance!
- Tales of the Arabian Nights hit the table that same night, though we aren’t yet finished with the game and will be continuing that session at a later date.