We learn plenty about King of New York, Zombie 15', Night of the Grand Octopus and more Iello titles at this year's Gen Con, as Matthieu Bonin and Christian Lemay (of Le Scorpion masqué) take us through the paces.
While it’s been one hundred and twenty four years since the author’s birth, and seventy seven years since his death, Howard Phillips Lovecraft (and his Cthulhu Mythos) still inspires artists of all stripes and leaves an imprint upon a wide swath of pop culture to this day. The works of the man whom Stephen King […]
Shyla Schofield spent some time with me at Gen Con talking about the current offerings from Playdek as well as the developments on their eagerly anticipated port of Twilight Struggle, from GMT, and their first original IP Unsung Story. Listen in as Shyla provides more info on the tournament system which will also support chat across […]
I had a chance to meet with Jason Maxwell to discuss all the happenings at 8th Summit Games including Agents of SMERSH, Ace Detective, and Expedition, as well as the hot Gen Con release: Run, Fight or Die! We chat about what on the horizon from the company as well, so sit back and give a listen.
Ok, fans weren’t terrified but they sure were enamored with the new Upper Deck release, Legendary: Encounters, at this year’s Gen Con. As you may have already learned through my interview with UD’s Jason Brenner, Legendary: Encounters is based on the 20th Century Fox series of Alien movies and is a fully co-op deck building game. […]
One of the biggest sellers at Gen Con was Doomtown Reloaded, from AEG, as the company released the revamped expandable card game to the masses a month before it arrives in stores. Doomtown Reloaded is set in the Weird West of Deadlands fame and allows two to four players to lead their gangs as they attempt […]
One of the announcements Steve Jackson Games made even before Gen Con began is about next year’s release of Munchkin Steampunk. There’ll be plenty of clanking gears and billowing smoke as artist Phil Foglio (of Girl Genius fame to name just one of his series) takes up the illustration reins. Munchkin Steampunk will launch as […]
One of the most pleasant surprises of this Gen Con was discovering Richard Launius’ Run, Fight or Die! was making its debut at the show. Happily, after a few years of the design hanging in limbo with another publisher, 8th Summit Games and Grey Fox Games teamed up to bring the zombie game to market. […]