26/02/2017 – 04/03/2017
What happened in the world of tabletop over the last week?
If you are here, reading this, then you probably already know the joy of tabletop games. But just in case you need to convince anyone else, Nerds On Earth can help you out.
Tabletop hobbyists are not immune to fads. Like the growing popularity of the shelfie. For those in the grip of this craze, these tips from Wutanfallhaus may prove valuable.
Penny Arcade TV gave us a look into PAXAus, with a feature video on miniatures.
In the early days of digital games a lot of ideas were taken from tabletop. Things have begun to go full circle, with tabletop games now borrowing concepts from digital games.
Crowdfunding has become a permanent fixture of how things are made. But some people are still learning that the system isn’t just free money.
Games to effect change. Secret Hitler is sent to all 100 members of the United States Senate.
Some of the new Kickstarters from this week:
- Get Off My Land!
- King’s Road
- Shopping Race, a board game for all the family
- TerrainCrate: Tabletop RPG and Wargame Terrain Subscription
- Ever After : Twisted Realm
- Become a super-powered assassin in Era: Hitman!
- Murder Most Foul – Game and Hot Sauce
- Cunning Linguist – The game of horrible definitions
- Release the Ronin
- Capitalist Kitten Board Game
- It’s Monsters & Cheese
- Village Attacks
This is not an endorsement of any of these games, creators or Kickstarter campaigns.