Jess’s Fave Five Kickstarters of the Week 4/5/19

Jess: Each week I scour Kickstarter for the most exciting, entertaining, or oddball Kickstarters I can find and list them off here for your convenience! What caught my eye this week? Let’s find out! Endangered Endangered is a modular, cooperative

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Kid-Friendly Games For Grown-Up Gamers

Oftentimes gaming with family means you’ve got young ones at the table; clambering for some space alongside the adults (and cats).  But accommodating these budding board gamers doesn’t mean endless iterations of Candy Land or its ilk – there are

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Tabletop Network is Offering a New Scholarship to Game Designers

A group of tabletop game creators who are working together to advance game design, called Tabletop Network, is offering a scholarship program to tabletop game designers who are “bringing new vision and underrepresented perspective to the industry”. According to the

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Hunters Entertainment to Produce the Altered Carbon RPG

Hunters Entertainment has some exciting news. They’ve entered into a multi-year licensing agreement with Skydance Media to produce tabletop role-playing games set within the Netflix sci-fi series, Altered Carbon. “Based upon the best-selling novels by Richard K Morgan, Altered Carbon

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Board Games Get Silly on April Fools Day

Around the board gaming community there were plenty of pranks going on yesterday. Lets take a look at some of the game-related goofs that popped up. Broken Token’s 1% Off Sale *Coupon code actually unlocks 15% off eligible items. Coupon

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Bookmark Cheapass Games in Black and White on Kickstarter

Cheapass Games has launched their Kickstarter campaign for Cheapass Games in Black and White, a book that recounts the creation of the Cheapass Games company and its games. Written by company founder and game designer James Ernest, Cheapass Games in

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Jess’s Fave Five Kickstarters of the Week 3/29/19

Jess: Each week I scour Kickstarter for the most exciting, entertaining, or oddball Kickstarters I can find and list them off here for your convenience! What caught my eye this week? Let’s find out! Oceans I really appreciate where Northstar

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Borderlands Card Game: Tiny Tina’s Robot Tea Party Now Available

Yesterday at PAX East, Randy Pitchford, CEO of Gearbox Software, announced a new Borderlands card game, Borderlands: Tiny Tina’s Robot Tea Party.  Published by Nerdvana Game Studios and XYZ Game Labs, this is the first wide release tabletop game made

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Trellis Review

Title: Trellis Publisher: Breaking Games Release Date: 2018 Designer: Teale Fristoe Artist: Vikki Chu Player Count: 2-4 Trellis lets me live out my dreams of having a garden of flowering vines without all the fuss and dirt. As tile-laying games

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Zafty Games Hiring for PAX East

Zafty Games (makers of Hintegers, Death Wish, and Pixel Glory) are looking for booth support at Pax East in Boston this weekend. See their notice below: Short notice but Zafty Games is hiring for PAX East. If you’re attending or

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