Because Rick & Morty’s third season won’t be here until the sun explodes, Cryptozoic are releasing a couple of games based on the series to tide people over. One is a board game set in Anatomy Park, the other a deck-building card game about Close Rick-Counters of the Rick Kind. Read more...
Welcome to Cardboard Cinema, a feature that explores the intersection between movies and tabletop gaming. This column is sponsored by Dragon’s Lair Comics & Fantasy in Austin, Texas. Mondo has built its reputation on creating objects...Show More Summary
Another low key week as we all board the hype train for the Nintendo Switch. JRPG's continue to trickle out for the PS4 and Halo Wars 2 makes it debut. The post What’s New This Week: Video Games appeared first on Rogues Portal.
Horizon Zero Dawn is out next week and the verdicts are in. Check out the scores across the board. Horizon Zero Dawn is a new IP from Guerrilla Games that piqued our interest since it was announced at E3 2015. It’s an action RPG set in a post-apocalyptic world that’s filled with robot dinosaurs and […]
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You can find a copy of Monopoly tailored to almost any interest, hobby, or pop culture property. The most popular board game in the world has been endlessly licensed, but this magnificent Transformers version from Winning Solutions raises the bar all the way to Cybertron. Read more...
Monopoly fans cast four million votes last month to decide which of the board game's classic eight tokens should stay around -- and which gets the ax. The results are in: Say goodbye to the thimble.... The thimble's fate is the result...Show More Summary
This plan is as elaborate as the Mousetrap board game. A group of college roommates attending Duquesene University in Pittsburgh faced a daunting problem when a large rat moved in to their space. Instead of cowering in fear at the threat...Show More Summary
A marriage made in collectable heaven. Read more...
Which one of your friends is infected? Well, this is totally awesome and completely unexpected. Well-timed with the start of Toy Fair, Mondo just announced a new partnership with USAopoly’s offshoot brand Project Raygun that will see the two companies creating pop culture products together. Their first collaboration? A board game titled Infection at Outpost […]
Incredible box, and promising twist on "programmable" cards, aren't quite enough.
In a country ravaged by war and tribal rivalry, software engineer Lual Mayen promotes unity with video and board games.
Imad Wasim and Usama Mir kept Islamabad United to 90 in a 13-over game after which Babar Azam made an excellent, unbeaten 47 to seal Karachi Kings' victory
Titan Comics is adding another Games Workshop tabletop game to its comic book roster—and this one is somehow even weirder and crazier than even the grim dark future of their Warhammer 40,000 comics. Yes, brutal world of (extremely) fantasy contact sports that is Blood Bowl is getting its own comic series. Read more...
Monopoly's venerable thimble is not passing Go and it won't collect $200. The sewing accessory has been part of the board game since 1935, but voters decided to ditch it during a recent contest for a more modern replacement. Via: Associated Press Source: Monopoly Token Madness
Licensed board games used to be something tabletop aficionados avoided like the plague, an arena of rushed cash-ins and lousy mechanics and cheap components assembled only to appeal to fans of certain properties who could be tricked into wasting their money on a subpar product. Show More Summary
You can still pass "Go" and collect $200 on the Monopoly board, but you soon won't be able to do it with the thimble game piece.
Doom co-creator John Romero and his veteran game designer spouse Brenda Romero (previously Brenda Brathwaite), best known for her work on the Wizardry series and experimental historical board game Train, have made a game with their 12-year-old son Donovan Brathwaite-Romero. Show More Summary
One of the best board games of the last couple of years, Codenames is getting a makeover courtesy of Disney, Pixar and Marvel. More »
This position has occurred in at least 21 games, including Ree,H -- Piket,J, Breda 2001, which appears in Encyclopedia of Chess Miniatures (2015). White to move The best move, which has been played in 19 of those 21 games, is quite elegant.