30/06/2019 – 06/07/2019
Image Source: The Game Crafter, Yacht Club Games
What happened in the world of tabletop over the last week?
Can you believe it, The Game Crafter is turning 10! It’s their birthday, but this month, you get the present.
If we are lucky this is the last we hear of all this tariff business. But I’m not getting my hopes up.
You know what pairs really well with tabletop games and their paper and cardboard components? Large bodies of water.
You remember that Bloomberg article on luxury tabletop from a few weeks back? The author has taken to Reddit to explain the piece.
Game, both tabletop and digital, can be a bit of fun. But there are those who are using them to communicate a wholly more important message.
I was on The Antipodean d20 live video at AVCon on Saturday, in my guise as organiser of ITGA. Bad jokes a plenty.
Featured crowdfunding campaign
Based on the hugely successful video game, and made in cooperation with Yacht Club Games. Players compete as different coloured Shovel Knights to shovel out justice in spades against the evil Order of No Quarter. All while trying to grab the most treasure to prove that they are the one true Shovel Knight!
Shovel Knight: Dungeon Duels is a competitive side-scrolling miniatures board game for 1-4 players. It has a goal of AUD$113,879 and has so far raised over AUD$54,400 with 22 days to go. The campaign is being run by Panda Cult Games, who previously successfully funded and delivered Wander.