Crowdfunding is the practice of funding a project or venture by raising monetary contributions from a large number of people, today often performed via internet-mediated registries, but the concept can also be executed through mail-order subscriptions, benefit events, and other methods.
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Introducing a narrative Turn-Based Strategy game with strong RPG elements set in the Achtung! Cthulhu universe 7th February, 2018: The allied powers of tabletop star Modiphius, indie publisher extraordinaire Ripstone and veteran strategy game developer Auroch Digital have announced they are marshalling their collective forces to will bring the award-winning Achtung! Cthulhu tabletop series to […]
Kings of War: Vanguard is a Skirmish game from Mantic Games (Who make Deadzone, Kings Of War and The Walking Dead Miniatures Games). Mantic wanted something that would compliment their existing Kings of War range and also provide a starting point for those looking to start their own Kings of War army. (Like Me). This […]
SINCLAIR ZX SPECTRUM – LOAD “FILM 2” Santa brought me a ZX Spectrum 48K Christmas 1984. My Aunty Ann gave me ten whole pounds, with which I purchased Knight Lore, and within weeks my paper round money and (shh, dinner money – I survived on crisp sandwiches) meant I could buy one full price game […]
Horror Webseries “Cops and Monsters” is currently available for FREE on Youtube. Set in a near-future Scotland, we follow newbies Maya Hedges and Martin Carmichael as they join the Paranormal Investigation Team Scotland (PITS). Series 1 follows their case of Lycan A202, a dangerous werewolf assassin on the run. Currently they are looking to raise […]
Space Goat Productions announced today that the Kickstarter campaign for The Terminator™: The Official Board Game will go live on February 15th. They have partnered with Lynnvander Studios for game design. “Terminator isn’t just pop culture; it’s culture,” said Publisher Shon Bury. “It’s immense,” he continued. “To do a property of this magnitude, so hot […]
SHARKPUNK 2 is the sequel to 2015’s SHARKPUNK, an anthology of killer shark stories by a host of genre talent, and published by Snowbooks. SHARKPUNK 2 features brand new SF, F and WTF? stories from the likes of James Lovegrove, Gavin Smith, Gav Thorpe, Guy Haley, Michael Carroll, Jonathan Oliver, and many more. The inspiration […]
Awaken Realms are a miniature painting studio, miniatures creators, games creators and publishers. # They have teamed up with Polish fantasy writer, Krzysztof Piskorski, to create a boardgame immersed in a rich Steampunk Universe. The miniatures are amazingly detailed and coupled with a pick up and play philosophy for the game itself it looks to […]
The pound is at an all time low against the dollar and euro. Keeping away from the politics of the day we take a look of UK based Kickstarters where you can sepnd your pounds, get best value for money and back UK creativity/industry. We have scoured Kickstarter and come up with the following 3 […]
The Mutant Chronicles Siege of the Citadel Boardgame was first seen in the 1990s this new edition is bringing together an A-List design team (including Eric M Lang & Kevin Wilson) who are updating and balancing not only the rules, but also the new miniatures and tiles. Originally published by Pressman Toys in the 1990s, […]
The SLA Industries Skirmish Game has been many years in the making, so first a little history. Way back in 1993 Scottish company Nightfall Games released SLA Industries a science fiction/horror table top RPG. Dice and books not a computer in sight. SLA Industries (SLA pronounced SLAY) is a very British antidote to the slick and angsty settings that […]
THE WICKED WIZARD OF OZ is a brand new nightmarish gamebook – a multi-path book, very much in the style of Choose Your Own Adventure and Fighting Fantasy Gamebooks, in which you choose the course of the story – inspired by The Wonderful Wizard of Oz, by L. Frank Baum, and the Dieselpunk aesthetic movement. […]
Of all the locations created by H. P. Lovecraft, none strike such an ominous a note as the ancient town of Innsmouth. Until now, the only way to visit Innsmouth was through Lovecraft’s fiction, but thanks to an innovative crowd-funding campaign, you can actually purchase property in horror’s most legendary town. That’s right you can […]