by AWS260 » Wed Jan 04, 2017 11:36 pm
by baelthazar » Thu Jan 05, 2017 12:14 am
by TheMix » Thu Jan 05, 2017 12:55 am
by coopasonic » Thu Jan 05, 2017 10:31 am
by hepcat » Thu Jan 05, 2017 11:06 am
by Lordnine » Thu Jan 05, 2017 12:34 pm
by coopasonic » Thu Jan 05, 2017 12:58 pm
by hepcat » Thu Jan 05, 2017 1:02 pm
by hepcat » Thu Jan 05, 2017 2:18 pm
by baelthazar » Thu Jan 05, 2017 6:52 pm
coopasonic wrote:Open kickstarters will pop up on this thread as people take note of them. Everything we are listing is stuff we backed last year or in years before that funded. Generally they are only open for like 4-6 weeks.
I suggest skipping kickstarter altogether. Generally you pay more than you would at retail. Sometimes you get it later than retail. Generally there is no way to be sure it's actually a good game. The only positive is exclusives that you would otherwise pay a premium for if you are a completionist. Some kickstarter games don't make it to retail. Generally that means they were crap or too expensive for retail. Either way, not really a great buy.
Hundreds (thousands) of board games are published the traditional way every year. Once you buy all of those, then look at kickstarter.
by Chrisoc13 » Thu Jan 05, 2017 8:14 pm
by Zarathud » Thu Jan 05, 2017 9:10 pm
by baelthazar » Thu Jan 05, 2017 9:49 pm
Chrisoc13 wrote:Yes you get hordes of miniatures but those miniatures don't end up adding much to the actual gameplay. You can have just as much fun buying the base game for sixty bucks later rather than getting sucked into the 150-300 range for the same game NOW WITH HORDES OF MINIS. But if you are into just owning a ton of miniatures they are a great deal.
by Moat_Man » Thu Jan 05, 2017 11:53 pm
by hepcat » Fri Jan 06, 2017 10:11 am
Zarathud wrote: and am in line for Burning Suns.
by Zarathud » Fri Jan 06, 2017 12:50 pm
by hentzau » Fri Jan 06, 2017 1:49 pm
by Lordnine » Fri Jan 06, 2017 3:14 pm
by AWS260 » Fri Jan 06, 2017 7:55 pm
hepcat wrote:I love (and more importantly trust) Victory Point Games. The quality of Dawn of the Zeds 3rd edition was fantastic (enough so that it helped me get over my annoyance that a third edition was released so soon after a second edition...which I also had). And they make really fun games.
hepcat wrote:They have a new card game called Twilight of the Gods that I just backed. It looks fun, and the artwork is by my currently favorite board game artist, Clark Miller.
by hepcat » Sat Jan 07, 2017 6:25 pm
AWS260 wrote:Twilight of the Gods isn't my kind of game, but I love that we finally have a tabletop game designed by a professional football player.
by baelthazar » Sat Jan 07, 2017 7:12 pm
Isgrimnur wrote:Peek and Play with Kluwe and Chris Morgan
by $iljanus » Sat Jan 07, 2017 7:54 pm
baelthazar wrote:The recent update has Nemo's War at July 2017. So that is a bummer, but expected.
by baelthazar » Sat Jan 07, 2017 11:36 pm
$iljanus wrote:baelthazar wrote:The recent update has Nemo's War at July 2017. So that is a bummer, but expected.
The videos I've seen of the components were quite impressive. Wish it was coming earlier but I'm pretty confident it's not vaporware so spending the extra time to get it right is okay. Besides, with Gloomhaven making its way across the ocean I think I'll have my limited gaming space filled in a few weeks.
by hepcat » Sun Jan 08, 2017 12:18 am
by baelthazar » Sun Jan 08, 2017 2:33 pm
hepcat wrote:I wonder if my copy of darkest night 2nd edition will arrive before nemo's war?
by Chrisoc13 » Sun Jan 08, 2017 10:52 pm
by Punisher » Thu Jan 12, 2017 9:05 pm
by Lordnine » Tue Jan 17, 2017 4:14 pm
by hepcat » Tue Jan 17, 2017 5:51 pm
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