Listen up Chummers, Shadowrun 6th Edition is Now Available

I got my hands on the first edition Shadowrun core rules in 1992, and loved everything about the setting. Admittedly, the year 2050 seemed a lot more distant then than it does now. I haven’t played Shadowrun as a tabletop roleplaying game since the mid-1990s, but it is a world that remains near and dear to my heart. Continue reading Listen up Chummers, Shadowrun 6th Edition is Now Available

Add the ‘Elon Musk’ Phase to Terraforming Mars with “Prelude”

Terraforming Mars: Prelude is exactly what I look for in an expansion from a game that I already love. It adds depth and diversity, without making the game more complicated. It fixes some of the (alleged) issues in the base game, by guiding players with their early game strategic choices and gives a boost to the notoriously slow early game. If you like Terraforming Mars – the 2017 breakout boardgame blockbuster from Fryxgames – then you should buy Prelude. End of review. Continue reading Add the ‘Elon Musk’ Phase to Terraforming Mars with “Prelude”

The Ultimate Fan Fiction: Asmodee Announces Novels Division to Turn Board Games into Books

Last month, Asmodee announced the creation of ACONYTE – the novels division of Asmodee Entertainment – to turn the incredible array of intellectual properties under the Asmodee banner into books under the slogan: “Great games, amazing stories!”.  Continue reading The Ultimate Fan Fiction: Asmodee Announces Novels Division to Turn Board Games into Books

Ticket to Ride Is Being Turned Into a Television Game Show?

According to this article on Deadline, production company Propagate has teamed with Asmodee Entertainment to develop a TV adventure competition series based on Alan R. Moon’s best-selling adventure board game, Ticket To Ride. Continue reading Ticket to Ride Is Being Turned Into a Television Game Show?

Gloomhaven Digital Adaptation Launches

The digital adaptation of the number one ranked board game of all time, Gloomhaven, will launch on Steam on July 17th. The much anticipated release “Early Access” release will see the tactical combat and dungeon-crawler made available in an exclusive Adventure Mode for early adopters. Continue reading Gloomhaven Digital Adaptation Launches