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AVCon 2017 Tabletop photo gallery

AVCon in Adelaide, South Australia continues to embrace tabletop by providing attendees with a multitude of experiences. Take a look at a selection of what was on offer with The Campaigner’s photo gallery.

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Alex Wynnter talks about The Brigade

Ever wanted to fight fires and save the town? Red Genie Games is currently putting the finishing touches onto The Brigade, a game where players command crews as they rush about the city extinguishing fires. Editor of The Campaigner, Matthew Lee, talked to one of the games designers, Alex Wynnter, about The Brigade, the Red […]

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You can now Ask Owen

Readers will be all-too-familiar with Terrain Crusade, The Campaigner’s regular terrain feature. For a while now Terrain Crusade writer Owen Top has peppered us with expertise and knowledge, all wrapped up in an irreverent writing style. Owen’s talents are far from spent, but we want to give the readers a chance to pick his brain. We […]

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GeekFest 2017

This last weekend saw GeekFest held at Coal Creek in Victoria, Australia. The Campaigner’s Alex Dijk headed down for a look, and took a nice selection of photos while he was there. Activities on offer included paint and take miniature painting (as well as painting lessons), roleplay games, speakers, competitions and a selection of digital games. […]

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Kosta Karatsinidis talks Pop Con

This year will see a brand new convention being held in South Australia. Called Pop Con, it will be on 14-15 January, and focus on a number of aspects of gaming. One of the conventions organisers, Kosta Karatsinidis, talked to us about the event. Can you briefly explain what, and where, Pop Con is? Pop […]

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Ben Loomes from Syrinscape – PAXAus 2016 interview

Matthew from The Campaigner talks to Ben Loomes from Syrinscape at PAXAus 2016. They discuss what is new with the sound effects program, and Ben gives a demo of the SoundSet Creator. Syrinscape in Issue 10 of The Campaigner: thecampaignermagazine.com/issues/issue-10/ Syrinscape: syrinscape.com Presenter: Matthew Lee Camera: Sam Pratt-White Editing: Sam Pratt-White and Matthew Lee Titles: […]

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Jason Anarchy of Drinking Quest – PAXAus 2016 interview

Matthew from The Campaigner talks to Jason Anarchy from Jason Anarchy Games. They discuss what has happened with Drinking Quest, Jason’s most recent release Pretending to Grownup, as well as his coming game Turtles Riding Airships. Drinking Quest in Issue 16 of The Campaigner: thecampaignermagazine.com/issues/issue-16/ Haiku Warrior in Issue 17 of The Campaigner: thecampaignermagazine.com/issues/issue-17/ Jason […]

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Allen Chang from Rule & Make – PAXAus 2016 interview

While at PAXAus 2016 editor Matthew caught up with Allen Chang from Rule & Make. In this video they discuss the recently released Burger Up, the next step for Skyward after successfully funding on Kickstarter, the newly announced Hand of Fate tabletop game, as well as Rule & Make’s new relationship with Table Tyrant Games. […]

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PAXAus 2016 Tabletop video

For PAXAus this year we at The Campaigner decided to try something different. The event is a great chance to see some amazing stuff, and talk to some fantastic people. What better way to capture this than in video form? Today’s post is a short tabletop clip package we have put together. Then, during the next […]

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Dice Hard launches

This March began an epic crossover between tabletop games and movies. Game designer Alex Dijk is joining forces with Cal and Sam from The Video Shop podcast. Together they will be creating Dice Hard, a podcast series where in each episode the trio will use movies as inspiration for tabletop games. They will discuss the […]