Jess’s Fav Five Kickstarters of the Week 8/4/17

A wild Kickstarter approaches. Fav Five List, I choose you! Let’s take a look at which Kickstarters are jumping out of the grass to get my attention. 1. The Art of Nolan Nasser 2: An Astral Adventure Nolan does a

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The Game Crafter Introduces Component Studio

In an effort to make game creation even easier, The Game Crafter has released their newest design tool Component Studio. They’ve been working on this for 3 years and are now sharing their project. Component Studio gives you access to thousands of

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Rolf the ROTFL Game is on Kickstarter!

Rolf is a quick and simple-to-learn party game designed by Robert Burke and co-published with Hank Green’s company, Don’t Forget to be Awesome Games (DFTBA Games). Jess: Ok, can I just geek out for a minute here? Hank Green is

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Fighting Fantasy Legends Makes You the Hero

Nomad Games has released its latest game Fighting Fantasy Legends, based on three of the classic gamebooks City of Thieves, Citadel of Chaos, and The Warlock of Firetop Mountain. The objective of the game is to explore the dangerous continent of

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Last chance to Pre-Order Labyrinth Deluxe Game Pieces!

River Horse Games is still taking pre-orders for their Labyrinth – The Board Game Deluxe Game Pieces expansion pack, but only for the next 24 hours. This expansion for Jim Henson’s Labyrinth – The Board Game brings Sarah, Hoggle, Ludo, Sir Didymus (and

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Jess’s Fav Five Kickstarters of the Week 7/28/17

I’m going to Coney Island today, but I couldn’t leave without giving you all my list of awesome Kickstarters of the week! Here’s what caught my eye. 1. The Spiel Press Roll and Write Gamebooks – Book 1 and 2

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Jess Guest judges the Wacom Heroes & Villains Contest

Jess: This past March, Shapeways and Wacom ran a special Heroes & Villains Contest, where entrants could design a 28mm scale miniature. To help break a tie with the judges, I was invited to choose my top contender in the contest

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PAX Unplugged Exhibitors Announced

PAX Unplugged 2017, the first tabletop-focused PAX event, has announced their line-up of exhibitors including Wizards of the Coast, Paizo, Fantasy Flight, Asmodee, and CMON, among many others. Tickets for the show, taking place November 17-19, 2017 at Philadelphia’s Pennsylvania Convention

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Time of Legends: Joan of Arc Comes to Gen Con 50

Mythic Games has announced that ateendees of Gen Con (August 17 – 20, Indianapolis) will be the first to check out Time of Legends: Joan of Arc. Time of Legends: Joan of Arc focuses on Joan of Arc’s exploits during

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Feudum Expansion On Kickstarter Tomorrow

What do you do when you are a University of Missouri Professor who has created a board game that grosses nearly $500,000 in preorders? You make an expansion! Jess: Mark Swanson’s Feudum, was a breakout success on Kickstarter; funding in just 1 day.

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