Animus Card Game Open Beta

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Ed Rodriguez is releasing his latest game, Animus, in an open beta format for players to help shape the game through feedback and experience. Animus is a small, two-player card game inspired by fighting video games and turn-based monster combat RPGs. The game has players drafting a team of 9 unique characters from a spanning multiverse to complete while leading their team with …

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Hero’s Crossing Preview

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Designers: Brian Sowers Publisher: One Method Monkey Year: 2017 Minimum Pledge: $50 Players: 2-4 Play Time: 60-120 min Ages: 14+ Rules Available Online: Yes BGG: Hero’s Crossing Prelude Hero’s Crossing is a game about managing a video game RPG town that’s coming to Kickstarter soon. In the game, players are competing to create a town that attracts the most heroes …

(CLOSED) Dead Man’s Doubloons Giveaway

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ENTRIES ARE NOW CLOSED FOR THIS CONTEST If you haven’t yet heard, Thundergryph Games has partnered up with Passport Games to distribute their titles in the US. Dead Man’s Doubloons, their action-packed pirate board game that exploded on Kickstarter, will be hitting US shelves in March of next year. Want a copy? One lucky Pawn’s Perspective reader will get one …

Mega Man Pixel Tactics Review

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Designers: D. Brad Talton, Jr. Publisher: Jasco Games, Level 99 Games Year: 2017 MSRP: $20 Players: 2 Play Time:  20-45 min Ages: 10+ Rules Available Online: Yes BGG: Mega Man Pixel Tactics: Mega Man Blue Prelude Pixel Tactics, first introduced in the Level 99 Games Minigame Library, and its many expansions have been around since 2012 and are well loved by many in …

Grey Gnome Releases Doom Realm, a Free Roll & Write Game

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Grey Gnome Game recently released Doom Realm, a free print-and-play Roll & Write game with a dark fantasy theme. Actually, it’s a Roll & Wrute system, with more adventures hopefully coming soon depeding on how well recieved the first, Rise of the Troll King, is. All you need to play is the printed adventure sheet, a pencil, and 4 six-sided …

Premium Pokémon TCG Cards Start Arriving October 20 at Independent Retailers

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The Pokémon Company International is releasing the Premium Trainer’s XY Collection to independent retailers starting October 20, and in the Pokémon Center and other retailers where Pokémon TCG are sold starting November 17. This contains more than dozen full-art and tournament-ready cards, and a bunch of awesome collectibles/accessories. The box includes: Full-art foil promo cards featuring Shaymin-EX and Yveltal-EX, with special art …

Nanofictionary Review

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Designers: Andrew Looney Publisher: Looney Labs Year: 2017 MSRP: $16 Players: 3-6 Play Time:  30-45 min Ages: 8+ Rules Available Online: Yes BGG: Nanofictionary Prelude Originally published by Looney Labs in 2002, Nanofictionary received an update and fresh coat of paint this year. A storytelling game, Nanofictionary has players building a hand of Character, Setting, Problem, and Resolution cards in order to …

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RWBY: Combat Ready Preview

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Arcane Wonders and Rooster Teeth have teamed up to bring Monty Oum’s popular American anime-style web series, RWBY, to the tabletop in RWBY: Combat Ready. It’s a game fast-paced, cooperative combat where players must support one another while each takes their turn in a 1-on-1 battle with a villain. The game supports 2-4 players, each playing one of the girls …

“You’re a lying liar” – Guardian’s Call Hits Kickstarter

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Druid City Game released Guardian’s Call on Kickstarter this week, a fantasy bluffing game where players compete to become the Guardian of the Realm. It’s a game I’ve been following for a bit now, seeing how it’s hard not to when there’s been some good buzz about the game for a while now on many of the boardgame Facebook groups. …