Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Jeff McAleer

Founder, editor-in-chief, and host of TGG media. Jeff tackles any and all topics but his main gaming focus is war and strategy, RPGs, and miniatures. He's also a fan of independent and small press comics. Plus, Jeff is certainly never at a loss for an opinion...

SDCC 2017: Richard Garriott and Starr Long Talk ‘Shroud of the Avatar’

Legendary game designer Richard Garriott and famed developer Starr Long join Jeff to discuss the MMORPG Shroud of the Avatar.
Illuminati Transport Retail Edition (1First Comics)

A Talking Dog, an Ancient Crystal Skull, and a Trucker Named Jim: ‘Illuminati Transport’...

With Illuminati Transport the Fillbach brother have conjured up what I feel is a love letter to the somewhat schlocky, but highly entertaining, B horror/fantasy movies of the late 1980's and early 1990's.
Scott Pilgrim's Precious Little Card Game SDCC 2017 Exclusive (Renegade Game Studios/Oni Press)

Exclusive Con Edition of ‘Scott Pilgrim’s Precious Little Card Game’ to Hit SDCC 2017

Renegade Game Studios and Oni Press are getting ready to rock out with an exclusive San Diego Comic-Con Edition of the new Scott Pilgrim's Precious Little Card Game.
The Lich King's Ice Cream Citadel Logo (Blizzard Entertainment)

Blizzard Announces Sweet ‘Hearthstone: Knights of the Frozen Throne’ Treats at SDCC 2017

Blizzard Entertainment has revealed a special treat in conjunction with the upcoming Hearthstone expansion Knights of the Frozen Throne for this week's San Diego Comic-Con.
Covert (Renegade Game Studios)

Dicey Spycraft?: ‘Covert’ Reviewed

If you're not familiar with Covert, the game places up to four players into the roles of spymasters who manipulate their cadre of three agents in order to be the first to complete six missions.
Jodie Whittaker Doctor Who (BBC)

BBC Announces Jodie Whittaker to be First Female ‘Doctor Who’

The BBC finally made their reveal today and Jodie Whittaker will assume the mantle of Doctor Who, soon vacated by current Doctor Peter Capaldi.
Legion M Group Photo with Stan Lee and Kevin Smith (Legion M)

Legion M Reveals SDCC 2017 Schedule of Events and Parties

Fan owned Legion M has announced the various events and parties they have planned for next week's San Diego Comic-Con.
Critical Role: Tal'Dorei Campaign Setting (Geek & Sundry/Green Ronin Publishing)

‘Critical Role: Tal’Dorei Campaign Setting’ Set for Gen Con 50 Release

Green Ronin Publishing, in conjunction with Geek & Sundry, has the initial release in their Critical Role line of game supplements scheduled to arrive just in time for Gen Con 50.
Polaris The Roleplaying Game Corebook One (Black Book Editions)

‘Polaris’ RPG Celebrates ENnie Nominations by Saving You 75%

From now through the end of August Black Book Editions are celebrating their ENnie Award nominations by offering both the Polaris Corebook One and Polaris Corebook Two for $4.99 each through DriveThruRPG.

New SYFY Series ‘Ghost Wars’ to Haunt SDCC 2017

A new paranormal action show, coming to SYFY, will be hosting a San Diego Comic-Con panel on Saturday, July 22nd.
In the Trenches: 1916 (Tiny Battle Publishing)

Tiny Battle Releases ‘In the Trenches: 1916’

In the Trenches: 1916 is the latest release for the In the Trenches series, from Tiny Battle Publishing.
DC Bombshells Series Two (Cryptozoic Entertainment/Warner Bros. Consumer Products)

Series Two of ‘DC Bombshells’ and ‘DC Lil Bombshells’ Figures to Land at SDCC...

Cryptozoic Entertainment and Warner Bros Consumer Products have revealed the next wave in the popular DC Bombshells and DC Lil Bombshells vinyl figure lines will land at next week's San Diego Comic-Con.

Outside the Box: ‘1960 – The Making of the President’

Jeff unboxes the new edition of 1960: The Making of the President from GMT. This two player game simulates the presidential campaigns of John F. Kennedy and Richard M. Nixon leading up to the pivotal 1960 election.
Space 1889: Marvels of Mars (Modiphius Entertainment)

‘Space 1889: Marvels of Mars’ Now Available from Modiphius

Space 1889: Marvels of Mars tackles both creatures of Mars as well as ancient wonders of the red planet. The eighty-one page sourcebook is available in both print and PDF.