Yu-Gi-Oh! October Releases and New York Comic Con Exclusives

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It’s October and that means it’s time for new Yu-Gi-Oh! releases. New York Comic Con is also this month, and there’s some extra goodies in store for goodies at the convention. The Legendary Dragon Decks Collector’s Set arrives on Friday, October 6 and comes with a 40-card Main Deck, and two Extra Decks to match. Each of the Decks comes …

Limited Edition Blade Runner 2049 Atari Speakerhats

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File this under the “Huh? … yet cool” category. Today Atari announced it’s line of Atari Speakerhats, including an Officially-Licensed, limited edition Blade Runner 2049 Speakerhat. Speakerhats are baseball caps with high-fidelity stereo speakers and microphones that can connect instantly to any Bluetooth-supported device, enabling phone calls, audio/music, and voice control. Powered by Audiowear, Atari Speakerhats have been precision-designed and engineered …

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Sparkle Kitty Review

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Designers: Manny Vega Publisher: Breaking Games Year: 2017 MSRP: $20 Players: 3-8 Play Time:  15+ min Ages: 6+ Rules Available Online: No BGG: Sparkle*Kitty Prelude Once upon a time, there was a group of powerful princess locked into cursed “No Cursing” towers by the evil queen Sparkle*Kitty. All their powerful spell words were transformed into sweetness. Sugar, spice, everything nice. The …

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Trigger Devils Review

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Invented by T Antonio at home while trying to create a trigger stop without having to drill into his controller or buy an expensive custom controller, Trigger Devils are a snap on/adhesive solution for stock PS4 and Xbox One controllers. What’s a trigger stop? Trigger stops are a controller trigger modification that prevents the trigger from traveling the whole way …

Boston FIG 2017 – Shiki

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One of the first games to catch my eye on my initial walkthrough of the Boston FIG floor was Shiki by Lido Labs. Shiki is a card drafting game where players are trying to create Haikus, each round creating a line of their poem. Bonus points are awarded at the end of the game for players who can stick to …

Boston FIG 2017 – Susurrus: Season of Tides

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Evil Overlord Games was showing off their massively multiplayer, story-driven text adventure, Susurrus: Season of Tides at Boston FIG this year. The game has players taking the role of a Mage, Vampire, or Werewolf in a world hidden just under normal mortal eyes. The game contains tons of custom artwork and music to really help immerse the player into the world of …

Boston FIG 2017 – Spell Scroll

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Spell Scroll was located in a very unassuming booth towards the back of the gym where the tabletop games were being shown. Still in development, it’s a card battle game that ditches most card battle tropes and delves into 1 one 1 combat between two mages. Each player gets a Sorcerer, a deck of spells, 20 health, and dial to …

Boston FIG 2017 – Ten Candles

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Cavalry Games booth at Boston FIG was showcasing a game they’ve had out since 2015 called Ten Candles, a zero-prep tabletop horror storytelling game designed for one-shot 2-4 hour sessions. Played by the light of ten candles that also functions as a sort of timer for the game, players try to complete meaningful tasks in a world where catastrophe has …