Celebrate Pokémon Day on February 27

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Pokémon Day is coming up on February 27th and The Pokémon Company has a lot going on to celebrate! Here’s the list of specials and events from the press release. Pikachu will lead the Pokémon Day celebration in Pokémon GO. From February 26, 1:00 pm PST, to March 6, 1:00pm PST, any Pikachu encountered in the wild will be wearing …

Battle Princess Madelyn Set to Come Out of Greenlight

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Causal Bit Games is gearing up for their game, Battle Princess Madelyn, to leave Greenlight and set to release on PC, Xbox One, PlayStation 4, Wii U and Nintendo Switch. Similar to games like Ghouls N’ Ghosts and Wonder Boy 3: The Dragon’s Trap, the game will include ten levels which each have five stages, some hidden. Unlockable weapons, hidden …

Slime-san Announced from Fabraz and Headup Games

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Headup Games and Fabraz have announced their upcoming action-platformer Slime-san for PC, Mac, and Linux via Steam & Humble Bundle. Console releases will follow shortly after. Slime-san will feature 100 levels of twitch-timing, platforming action with different play styles, mini-games, and a shop to buy cool new stuff (using in-game currency earned, not microtransactions.) I’ve been playing the game for …

Unboxing OGRE 6th Edition

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Steve Jackson’s OGRE is a classic wargame that has stood the test of time. There’s been a few modern releases, OGRE Pocket Edition which was a faithful reproduction of the original, and OGRE Designer’s Edition, a recording breaking Kickstarter release that was massive in scale. Now Steve Jackson Games has released OGRE 6th Edition, a version that captures the quality …

Hexpanse Preview

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I’ve been interested in Hexpanse since I first laid my eyes on Korona Games’ Kickstarter project for the game. Here was a game that claimed to be an abstract strategy game, but looked to be oozing with a sci-fi theme. I immediately wrote to Korona asking if they’d be interested in letting me preview the game. A few weeks later …

Review – Broken Egg Games’ Imperial Assault Tokens

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One great way to kick a game of Star Wars Imperial Assault or Star Wars: Destiny up a notch is through customization. It is truly awesome how something as small as a token or a door placed on the board can revolutionize your game’s aesthetics. Currently, there are a lot of great outfits with a lot of great custom pieces …

Hasbro Unveiling Transformers Trypticon at New York Toy Fair 2017

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In 2015 Hasbro gave fans the option to vote for their favorite character to become the next Generations Titans Return Titan Class toy. The ballots were counted and fans voted on Trypticon! Now, coming in the fall, Trypticon is the largest figure in the 2017 Titans Return universe and is also the biggest Decepticon figure ever made. It converts between …

McFarlane Toys & Bungie Team Up to Make Destiny Figures

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McFarlane Toys is proud to announce that it is once again partnering with Bungie – this time to create Guardian action figures for Destiny, scheduled for release this summer. McFarlane Toys’ initial set of Destiny toys will be fully articulated figures that depict the Guardian Classes. Each will have a windowed collector box and will come with a Destiny branded …

Interview – Eric Bittermann of Sky Kingdom Games

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Over the past few days I’ve shot some questions back and forth with Eric Bittermann of Sky Kingdom Games about Land of Zion, and Expandable Card Game currently up on Kickstarter. I’d seen some buzz about it online and was immediately drawn to the game’s style. Below you’ll find the full interview, with link to the Kickstarter project at the …

Super Dungeon Tactics v1.2 Brings Big Changes

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Super Dungeon Tactics, for those who are unfamiliar, is a digital take on the wildly popular dungeon crawler, Super Dungeon Explore. While it’s not a true digital port, it’s familiar enough that players of SDE will feel right at home. I saw SDT at PAX East last year and have been eagerly awaiting its release. It’s out now and there’s …