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Gen Con 2019 Video Blitz 13: Aliens RPG from Free League Publishing

Thu, 08/15/2019 - 14:31

I swung by the Free League Publishing Booth @Gen_Con to meet Tomas, he’s the Designer behind their latest project Alien the rpg. We chatted about how the Alien RPG is unique.

I have always love the Alien franchise I hope to play this so much in the near future.

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Gen Con 2019 Video Blitz 12: Jon Webb Modiphius Miniatures Dude

Thu, 08/15/2019 - 12:53

@Gen_Con 2019 I met up with Jon Webb the Miniature dude @Modiphius We talked about the Raiders, production fixes, Skyrim and how the game will hold true to the Video game. Liberty Prime, Dragons!

Just when I said I wasn’t going to get into another miniatures game Skyrim knocks on my front door!

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Gen Con 2019 Video Blitz 11: Sam Webb RPG Dude at Modiphius

Thu, 08/15/2019 - 02:11

I ran into Sam Webb @Gen_Con and we talked about Fallout the Rpg – Wasteland Warfare, It is a stand alone game. The Infinity Kickstatarter RPG and how the rules are similar to the miniature game, Then we got sidetracked talking about Star Trek Adventures. The Dune RPG. John Carters’ Mars and more!

I can’t believe how fun that was. I can’t wait to see what they do with Fallout! Next up His not brother Jon Webb the Miniatures dude!

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Gen Con 2019 Video Blitz 10: Privateer Press with Oz

Thu, 08/15/2019 - 01:30

I caught up with Oz From Privateer Press @Gen Con 2019. We spoke about the Infernals and how the new mechanics have an economy to them. They sound so cool. We also discussed Monsterpocalypse.

It looks like the Warmachine and Hoards world is about to change.

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Gen Con 2019 Video Blitz 9: Kyle with Mantic Games

Tue, 08/13/2019 - 23:23

I ran into Kyle from Mantic Games @Gen_Con 2019 where we discussed Vanguard, Star Saga, Deadzone, The Northern Alliance, the League of infamy, Kings of War 3rd edition.

I picked up a copy of Vanguard @Gen_Con and I hope to share my experience with you very soon.

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Gen Con 2019 Video Blitz 8: Kevin Siembieda Rifts and More

Mon, 08/12/2019 - 23:07

I ran into Kevin Siembieda @Gen_Con 2019 and we spoke about the Garden of the Gods and how it will feature new deities and god, the Rifts Bestiary which has fantastic beast, and Titan Robotics. Run it’s ARCHIE!

Thanks Kevin!

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Gen Con 2019 Video Blitz 7: Battletech with Brent Evans

Fri, 08/09/2019 - 23:04

I caught Brent Evans @Gen_Con and we discussed so much stuff. Like the Clan Invasion Kickstarter, Dropships, the Q System and the Mechwarrior Destiny RPG that is coming to us soon.

My son is begging me to open the beginner box so we can play before he goes to college. I will be breaking it opening it soon – I can’t wait either.

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Gen Con 2019 Video Blitz 6: Conquest Demo

Fri, 08/09/2019 - 21:13

This is a demo of the Conquest game in the Para Bellum booth @Gen Con

Conquest has some great models and and the rules for the game are like creamy peanut butter.

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Gen Con Video blitz 5 Para Bellum with Conquest demo

Fri, 08/09/2019 - 20:09

I had my first chat with Leo from Para Bellum @Gen_Con. We discussed their new game Conquest and we managed to get a full demo in as well. Check it out. I hope to see more from the in the future.

I hope to see more from the in the future. Maybe at Adepticon or Pax Unplugged (if I go).

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Gen Con Video blitz 2 Jason Hardy on Sprawl Ops and the 6th World Core Book

Mon, 08/05/2019 - 23:54

I ran into Jaason Hardy and we got to talk about Shadow Run Spawl op and the Sixth World

The Sixth World sold out on Friday @Gen_con and Jason Hardy said it was because of my videos . I know that’s not true, but it’s really nice that he thinks so.

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Pathfinder 2.0 from Paizo

Sat, 08/03/2019 - 02:32
PATHFINDER SECOND EDITION UNLEASHED! Advance your game with rules that are easier to learn, faster to play, and endlessly customizable. REDMOND, WASHINGTON (August 1, 2019): Today, Paizo released the highly anticipated second edition of the Pathfinder Roleplaying Game. The 640-page Pathfinder Core Rulebook contains everything players and Game Masters need to build deeply customizable characters and weave fantastic stories and adventures, while the 360-page Pathfinder Bestiary contains more than 400 monsters from Aeons to Zombies, with more lore and more intuitive game stats than ever before. A new Adventure Path, a standalone adventure, character sheets, condition cards, and more all launch today, providing players with a full slate of adventures and accessories for their campaigns.
“We’ve spent years of development improving the design of Pathfinder to provide deeper character customization, faster gameplay, and crafting rules that are easier for players to learn. We’re excited to see how Pathfinder Second Edition empowers your storytelling and creates shared experiences that last a lifetime!” said Erik Mona, Paizo’s Publisher and Chief Creative Officer.
Your story awaits! Dive into a murder mystery with the 64-page Fall of Plaguestone standalone adventure. If epic campaigns that take your character all the way to 20th level are more your style, start with the Hellknight Hill adventure and embark on a continent-spanning conflict against cultists, slavers, and a fiery draconic devastation in the Age of Ashes Adventure Path.
For a single evening of storytelling, join tens of thousands of players as an agent of the Pathfinder Society, a legendary league of explorers, archaeologists, and adventurers dedicated to discovering and chronicling the greatest mysteries and wonders of an ancient world beset by magic and evil. The new season starts today, so it’s the perfect time to join! Learn more at PathfinderSociety.club.
Pathfinder accessories, like the double-sided Fall of Plaguestone Flip-Mat, GM Screen, Combat Pad, Character Sheet Pack, and Condition Cards, also release today immerse Pathfinder players even more deeply in their new adventures.
Paizo’s official licensed partners also join us for the launch of Pathfinder Second Edition!
Accessories: Campaign Coins releases Pathfinder Hero Point Tokens, a new dice tray, and the Pathfinder Second Edition logo pin. Q-Workshop adds a Second Edition dice set. Dog Might launches the Pathfinder Valhalla GM Screen and Dragon Sheath.
Actual Play: Join The Glass Cannon as they play Silent Tide on YouTube, as well as their live performances in Indianapolis during Gen Con! Don’t miss Geek & Sundry’s weekly Knights of Everflame Tuesdays at 4 p.m. Pacific, Paizo’s very own Oblivion Oath Thursdays at noon Pacific, and Dragons & Things live on Twitch at 6 p.m. Pacific every Friday.
Audio: Syrinscape releases the Fall of Plaguestone SoundSet, giving GMs and players a deeper and more immersive experience as they adventure through the Fall of Plaguestone adventure.
Miniatures: WizKids releases the Legendary Adventures Preview Pack, featuring 8 monsters and heroes from Pathfinder Second Edition, followed in September by the 44-figure Legendary Adventures booster set and Goblin Village premium set.
Online: Create a brand new Second Edition character with Hero Lab Online and play with friends around the world on virtual tabletops like Fantasy Grounds and Roll20, and d20Pro.
Online Rules: Archives of Nethys has the official Pathfinder Second Edition SRD available at PFRD.Info.
Terrain: Dwarven Forge begins preorders on the Fall of Plaguestone Adventure Kit.
Translations: New Order Editora launches Pathfinder Second Edition in Brazil with the Pathfinder Core Rulebook (PDF) in Portuguese, with additional products released in October and December. Devir (Spanish), Ulisses Spiele (German), and Black Book Editions (French) are all at work on Second Edition releases as well. Stay tuned!
Pathfinder Second Edition is one of the most-supported roleplaying game launches in history with more than 1,000 pages of rules, lore, adventures, and accessories available for purchase now. Pathfinder products are available at your favorite local game store, book store, online retailer, and paizo.com. PDFs are available exclusively at paizo.com.
To start playing today, visit PathfinderSecondEdition.com.               About PaizoPaizo Inc. is one of the world’s leading hobby game publishers. Since 2002, millions of players have joined the goblin army by playing the Pathfinder® and Starfinder® roleplaying games across tabletops, at conventions, at their favorite local game store, and digitally on virtual tabletops. Paizo.com is an online retail hobby destination for millions of gamers that carries the latest products from top hobby game publishers. Players also find accessories, like dice and maps, miniatures, T-shirts, goblin plush toys, and the newest releases to quickly replenish those adventuring supplies for the next dungeon run. Copyright secured by Digiprove © 2019
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Flip Through 89: Pathfinder 2.0 Bestiary Second Edition

Fri, 08/02/2019 - 11:37

In this Flip Through Matt takes a look at the new Bestiary for Pathfinder 2.0. He takes a good look at Dragons, Ghouls, Ghasts, and Vampires.

The Bestiary for second edition is awesome – I can’t wait to pit a dragon against my characters.

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Flip Through 88: Pathfinder 2.0 core Rulebook Second Edition

Fri, 08/02/2019 - 04:53

In this Flip Through Matt Takes a look at the Pathfinder 2.0 Core Rulebook. He focuses on the layout, design and some of the subtle changes he noticed from the playtest.

This is a beautiful book!

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Gen Con 2019 Video Blitz 1: Pathfinder 2.0 W/Erik Mona and Jason Bulmahn

Fri, 08/02/2019 - 02:45

In this Gen Con Video Blitz Matt caught up with Paizo and chatted about Pathfinder Second Edition with Erik Mona and Jason Bulmahn. We chat about the 3 action economy, beasts empowering GM’s, combat and multiclassing.

I am so happy that this is now our game!

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Paizo Starfinder Mini’s under new license with Archon Studios

Thu, 07/25/2019 - 21:42

ARCHON STUDIO TAKES OVER STARFINDER MASTERCLASS MINIATURES LICENSE

Archon Studio to fulfill Kickstarter backer rewards

REDMOND, WASHINGTON (July 25, 2019): Today, Paizo announced that Archon Studio will be taking over the license for Starfinder Masterclass miniatures, formerly produced by Ninja Division. As part of the agreement, Archon Studio will fulfill backer rewards for the Starfinder Masterclass Miniatures Kickstarter.

“Thanks for all of your patience as we worked with Ninja Division and Archon Studio to get this done. We’re looking forward to some epic minis!” said Paizo VP of Marketing and Licensing Jim Butler.

“We’re excited to work with Paizo to bring the Alien Archives of the Starfinder universe to life on your tabletop,” said Archon Studio CEO Jarek Ewertowski. “We can’t wait to leap into the adventure with you!”

Archon Studio will be producing plastic miniatures instead of resin. They will also be starting over with Kickstarter fulfillment; this means that backers who have already received resin miniatures from Ninja Division will receive those minis again from Archon Studio, this time in plastic.

Archon Studio will also be creating all-new Starfinder Masterclass miniatures. Each month, they plan to produce 4 or 5 of the minis announced during the Kickstarter plus 1 brand-new mini. These minis will be available for sale at your favorite local game store, on archon-studio.com, and on paizo.com. (The Kickstarter-exclusive miniatures of Candy, Cola, Seelah the Paladin, and Epic Obazaya will not be available at retail.)

Archon Studio plans to ship Kickstarter rewards in waves. Approximately every 6 months, the pledge rewards produced during the previous 6 months will be shipped to backers free of charge. Additionally, any time a Kickstarter backer purchases any Starfinder mini from Archon Studio—whether that’s a new mini or a duplicate of a Kickstarter mini—they will also ship any released Kickstarter miniatures due to that backer for no additional charge. Details of which minis are shipping when, and how to purchase other miniatures, will be posted on the Kickstarter page.

Archon Studio will be fulfilling backers in Europe, and Ninja Division will be shipping to the rest of the world. Paizo does not have specific answers to fulfillment questions: if you’re a backer with a question about your order, you’ll need to post the question to the Starfinder Masterclass Kickstarter page.

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Role-Play Rambling 4.1: Final Thoughts Pathfinder Playtest

Tue, 07/23/2019 - 23:26

In the first episode of season 4 on Role-Play Ramblings Matt shares his final thoughts on the Pathfinder Playtest. He shares where he had hiccups in the playtest and what he liked about it.

 

Click here to view the video on YouTube.

What I didn’t mention in the video is that every player I’m playing with is sold on the game and have preordered the core book. My two boys were so fired up that I now have a full blown campaign based on the creation of their characters. I have never based an entire story on the how the players worked together during character creation that is just out of this world.

I didn’t go into spells that much either, but my players love the way the work and Joshua  – who always plays a Rogue – has made ten spell casters since the start of the playtest!

 

 

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KINGS OF WAR THIRD EDITION IS COMING!

Fri, 07/05/2019 - 21:59
KINGS OF WAR THIRD EDITION IS COMING! Just in case you haven’t heard the very exciting news already, this week we announced that Kings of War Third Edition will be released this October. You can read Ronnie’s introduction here, but the main highlights are:

  • 380-page book with lots of expanded lore
  • released direct to retail, so no Kickstarter
  • army lists for 14 factions
  • follow-up supplement with 12 more armies released in early December

We’ll be revealing lots more Kings of War Third Edition info over the coming weeks and months, so keep an eye on the Mantic Blog and social media.

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Gen Con 2019 block party!

Fri, 07/05/2019 - 21:00

Are you ready for Block Party? Gen Con’s outdoor presence on Georgia St. and South St. runs all convention long, featuring the Sun King Beer Garden and over 65 food trucks! 

On Wednesday at 6 pm, Sun King will tap BREWTRON 9000, this year’s official Gen Con 2019 brew! Join the party from 6 pm – 10 pm, featuring music provided by Indy local DJ Helicon!

Food trucks this year will run three shifts:

  • Breakfast (Thursday – Sunday): 8 am – 10 am
  • Lunch (Thursday – Sunday): 11 am – 4 pm
  • Dinner (Thursday – Saturday): 5 pm – 10 pm

The Sun King Beer Garden (21+ only), will be open 5 pm – 10 pm on Wednesday, and noon – 10 pm on Thursday – Saturday!

Plus, check out our official food and beverage partners: HotBox Pizza, Quills Coffee, Burger Study, and Wild Bill’s Soda Pop!

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Warcradle to release Billy the Kid Possee

Sat, 06/29/2019 - 12:18

Move over Jesse James, Billy the Kid and his gang of gunmen have arrived.

Billy the Kid is the leader of a like-minded gang known as The Regulators, who tread a curious line between notoriety and legitimacy. This is down to desperate Marshals who can turn to this gang of gunmen for their skill and experience in times of need.

These Outlaws frequently partake in criminal activities including, but in no way limited to, bank and stage robberies, street brawls and on occasion, simply ‘settling an argument’…

Pre-order The Regulators Posse from today!

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