02/04/2017 – 08/04/2017
What happened in the world of tabletop over the last week?
Are Cracked late to the party, or just reiterating the knowledge? Either way, contributor Chris gave us five reasons why board games are better now than in the 90s.
Talk about Kickstarter eventually, inexorably, turns to whether big publishers using the platform is a good thing. Seth Hiatt from Mayday Games gave a bit of a rundown this week on why an established company see’s Kickstarter as a valuable resource.
Geek & Sundry explore the idea of the FLGS as a community, in the lead up to this year’s Tabletop Day.
Feel like making an RPG, but don’t want to spend too much time on it? Entries open soon for the 200 Word RPG Challenge.
AVCon in South Australia is still taking submissions for its Indie Tabletop Games Area.
Some of the new Kickstarters from this week:
- Maximum Apocalypse
- UNIMO – A Universe of Monsters
- Kung Fu miniatures part 2
- ‘Old Salt’ 28mm Pirate Dwarves
- Stereotyping Black People
- Invasion of the Garden Gnomes
- Impeached! The Board Game – A game of political survival
- Tombstone: Old West tabletop game and miniatures in 32mm.
- Peak Oil, a tabletop game about Crisis and Profit
- CONFESSIONS: The Game of Secrets & Lies + 2 NEW Expansions
This is not an endorsement of any of these games, creators or Kickstarter campaigns.