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This past week on the tabletop

10/12/2017 – 16/12/2017 What happened in the world of tabletop over the last week? Can it be living if it is in digital? Fantasy Flight Games give a little look into their digital conversion of The Lord of the Rings: The Card Game. Are we just repeating ourselves? BBC Archive gave us a look tabletop […]

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This past week on the tabletop

03/12/2017 –09/12/2017 What happened in the world of tabletop over the last week? Unbound are looking for help in releasing a book about the beginnings of Games Workshop. What is the view like from the top? ICV2 talk to two executives at Asmodee about a variety of tabletop industry topics. The Warhammer Fantasy Roleplay rerelease […]

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This past week on the tabletop

26/11/2017 – 02/12/2017 What happened in the world of tabletop over the last week? Jellybean Games and Cardboard Edison want more women game designers. And they aim to do something about it. Severe weather hit Victoria, causing a lot of problems. Such as flooding the MeepleCon venue. After a well known Magic: The Gathering cosplayer […]

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This past week on the tabletop

19/11/2017 –25/11/2017 What happened in the world of tabletop over the last week? It is the final, but not the end. Today is the last day to grab some Final War freebies. Networks grow, as networks do. This time, Passport Game Studio and GTS Distribution sign an exclusive deal. Boardgames Australia released its 2017 Best […]

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This past week on the tabletop

12/11/2017 –18/11/2017 What happened in the world of tabletop over the last week? Go to court in the Game of Life! Testimony started this week in a lawsuit over who created The Game of Life. Here they come to save the day. The team at Cards Against Humanity are at it again. This time, getting […]

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This past week on the tabletop

05/11/2017 –11/11/2017 What happened in the world of tabletop over the last week? At the opening of Murder on the Orient Express actor Daisy Ridley talks about playing Werewolf with the cast. Turns out they were all introduced to it by Penélope Cruz and her husband. With allegations of sexual harassment levelled at writer CA […]

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This past week on the tabletop

29/10/2017 – 04/11/2017 What happened in the world of tabletop over the last week? The plot thickens around the theft of a Dinosaur Island prototype at GenCon. Huffington Post took a look at what is going on. The Scout look at three YouTube shows which have helped to grow the popularity of tabletop. You guessed […]

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This past week on the tabletop

Image Source: Level Up Dice 22/10/2017 – 28/10/2017 What happened in the world of tabletop over the last week? To some people dice are the most precious thing in the world. Now they can reaffirm that belief, with the Level Up Dice special release of semi-precious dice called Infusions at PAXAus this weekend. Polygon gave […]

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Bloody Quest Beta released

Bloody Quest is back for another round of thrilling roleplay and tense combat. Last week game designer Tony Pettersen and the HammerCore team released the Bloody Quest Beta on DriveThroughRPG. It is pay-what-you-want, so there is no barrier to checking the game out and seeing what it has to offer. The Beta comes with three […]

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This past week on the tabletop

16/10/2017 – 21/10/2017 What happened in the world of tabletop over the last week? Every wondered the deeper story behind Catan? Why ARE you trading wood for sheep? Asmodee Digital want to offer the answers in Catan Stories. Jamey Stegmaier penned (um, keyed?) an open letter as a spiritual successor to his previous open letter […]