Dungeons & Dragons publisher Wizards of the Coast hosted a keynote this weekend in the lavish Indiana Rooftop Ballroom followed immediately by their Sundering launch event, “A Night with D&D”. Mike Mearls, senior manager on the research & design team, took the stage to discuss what’s on the horizon for everyone’s favorite fantasy RPG.
Hot on the heels of a wildly successful Kickstarter campaign, Tasty Minstrel Games’ Dungeon Roll is now shipping to backers and will be available next week at GenCon prior to its official release. The promise of a light, thematic dungeon romp topped off with high quality components garnered much hype but, now that it’s here, is it as…
After a rather successful kickstarter campaign, Fallen City of Karez from Golden Egg Games has become available to the public. Combining worker placement mechanics with a bit of dungeon adventuring and combat, Fallen City is a semi-cooperative game in which each player assumes the role of a guild vying to restore Karez to its former glory.
Romantic Vacation is the second stand-alone expansion to Arclight/Japanime Games’ excellent Tanto Cuore. As players take turns employing and being served by scantily clad maids while on a beach getaway, the theme of Romantic Vacation remains questionable as ever, but it’s easy to overlook its inherent creepiness when the game plays so well.
Arkham Origins is going to take Batman almost back to his roots. The prequel to the successful Arkham games will allow players to experience what it is like to grow and learn as Batman faces off with some of the deadliest villains will meet for the first time.
Duncan Jones showed off a special bit of footage for the Warcraft movie, which “WOW”ed fans at Comic Con.
At Comic Con, fans of the little blue hero will have the chance to buy a copy of MM25: Mega Man & Mega Man X Official Complete Works, and some fans will be get the chance to get a special edition of the book.
Two years after its initial release, Fantasy Flight Games’ Elder Sign gets its first expansion, titled Unseen Forces. From the designers of the much lauded Arkham Horror, this expansion offers several additions that balance the gameplay and difficulty levels while adding to the overall enjoyment of the game.
Having already published fantastic mobile versions of such popular tabletop titles as Ascension, Summoner Wars, andNightfall, Playdek’s announcement that they would be bringing Agricola to iOS devices was met with an understandable level of enthusiasm. Agricola is, after all, widely hailed as one of the greatest board games in existence. After seemingly endless delays, it’s…
When Capcom unveiled a playable build of Dontnod Entertainment’s Remember Me earlier this year at PAX East, many gamers were less than impressed. Only being able to critique its technical merits, the finicky combat system and rather loose controls had admittedly diminished much of my enthusiasm for its hyped release. Now that the final product…
Today the Merc with a Mouth is running loose on your PS3 and Xbox 360.
Last year saw the release of two titles from one of Capcom’s biggest franchises – Resident Evil 6 hit home consoles whileResident Evil: Revelations landed on Nintendo’s 3DS. Shockingly, it was the portable Revelations that had garnered critical praise while the sixth installment for Xbox 360 and PS3 was universally panned. It was unsurprising then, that Capcom announced they would…
Based on Game Workshop’s long out-of-print tabletop wargame of the same name, Warhammer Quest has hit iOS, repackaged into a dungeon crawler that retains all the charm of the source material while applying it a way that accessible to the mobile gaming audience.
Published domestically by Z-Man Games, Terra Mystica is an utterly fantastic title for the Euro-game enthusiast, managing to deliver a thoroughly unique experience even while relying entirely on familiar mechanics.
The news surrounding the sequel to the popular Arkham games from Warner Bros has not been great in the past few week but news coming out of the Dallas Comic Con may quell some of the backlash.