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An in-depth look at the Steve Jackson Games card game.

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An in-depth look at the Steve Jackson Games card game.

    Game Recommendations

    Game Recommendations

    With the holidays upon us, Dan Patriss is here with a couple of game recommendations for those looking for gift giving ideas.

    * Paladins of the West Kingdom

    * Lost Ruins of Arnak

    • 11 min
    Asmodee announces MAP Holiday

    Asmodee announces MAP Holiday

    I don’t know what a MAP holiday is, but Asmodee is doing it, and Dan Patriss has all the details in this week’s Munchkin Land.

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    NEWS
    Asmodee has announced a “MAP Holiday” which started at 12:01 am eastern on November 15 and ends at 11:59 pm ET on November 30

    Cryptozoic Announces Batman:The Dark Knight Returns board game (solo board game)

    Renegade Game Studios announced some more info on the Power Rangers Deck building Game which should be out Q2 (origins time) 2021.

    AEG announced some small box expansions for some of its games. Some of these are perfect stocking stuffers as well if they are out in time

    —Tiny Towns: Tiny Trees, Nov. 2020

    —Mystic Vale: Evergreen, Nov. 2020

    —Space Base: Biodome, Dec. 2020

    —Valley of the Kings: Necropolis, Dec. 2020

    —Smash Up: Goblins, 2021

    —The Captain Is Dead: The Problem with Priggles, 2021

    —Cat Lady: Kittens, 2021

    GAMA has cancelled its GAMA Expo 2021 in person. It will instead have a bunch of Virtual days planned for demos game plays.
    KICKSTARTER
    The Mariana Trench

    The Transcontinental

    Pursuit of Happiness— Big box and Nostalgia Expansion

    Star Scrappers:Orbital — Designer of Terraforming Mars (J. Fryxelius)

    Bardsung

    • 13 min
    Munchkin Land #349: Warchief Gaming Launches

    Munchkin Land #349: Warchief Gaming Launches

    Chris Metzen announces a new tabletop gaming company, and more news that you can use in this week’s Munchkin Minute.

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    NEWS

    Chris Metzen announces new Tabletop Gaming company — Warchief Gaming

    Descent Legends of the Dark  Announced by FFG — 2nd Q 2021 (175$)

    Funko Expands Marvel Battle World

    Grand Gamers Guild releasing Chiseled in November

    Upper Deck releases new expansion for Legendary called Realm of Kings

    (inhumans)

    Cubitos

    Smashup:Marvel

    Tiny Towns:Villagers 

    The Castles of Tuscany

    Tungaru

    Sword and Sorcery:Ancient Chronicles

    Paris

    Spirit Island:Jagged Earth

    Monza 20th Anniversary Ed.

    Rhino Hero JR.

    Beez

    Talisman:Star Wars

    The West Kingdom Tomesaga

    Clash of Cultures:Monumental Edition

    KICKSTARTER

    Freedom Five: A Sentinels Comics Board Game

    Darkest Dungeon

    Sakura Arms Re-release —  Level99

    Kokopelli — Stephan Feld Queen Games

    Townsfolk Tussle 

    Prelude expansion coming to Terraforming Mars on steam and app

    Clever Cubed  up on app store.

    Concordia: Digital Edition will be available on iOS, Android, PC, Mac, and Nintendo Switch in2021. (Available on some online game sites like Boiteajeux.net)

    • 19 min
    Patchwork's New Skins

    Patchwork's New Skins

    Dan Patriss is back with even more news from the gaming world.

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    NEWS
    Patchwork is getting 3 new skin versions of the game Patchwork: Winter Edition, Patchwork: Folklore Taiwan and Patchwork: Folklore China Lookout will release

    500-copy limited edition version of each one, with these being available through the Lookout online shop starting on October 22, 2020.
    Also out this week by Uwe Rosenberg, and Lookout games is Hallertau

    Q-Workshop is doing a very cool Dice Advent Calendar. ( $40)

    Grand Gamers Guild has the pre-orders up for The Kringle Caper — Pre-order now! ($12)

    An 18 card escape room game.

    Andrew Parks and Quixotic Games has acquired the rights to Core Worlds from Indie Game Studios and the IP, and is going to release a new game Core Worlds:Empires  which looks to be coming to Kickstarter early next year.

    One such game that Eric Martin did a nice preview for the new Stefan Feld called Bonfire last week. Also look for other great previews from Speil Digital later this week on Boardgame Geek

    And Finally Mondo and Restoration games have released all the info for their Unmatched: Buffy the Vampire Slayer.

    You can currently order it from the Mondo site for $50
    Digital BG News—
    A Game of Thrones Digital Edition now up on Steam  $20
    kICKSTARTER
    Freedom Five: A Sentinels Comics Board Game Oct 20th

    Frost Punk:The Board Game

    Crescent City Cargo + Captains of the Gulf Reprint 

    For Sale Autorama — With Advisors as well

    • 14 min
    Origins Award Winners

    Origins Award Winners

    Dan Patriss is back to share news from the world of gaming in this week’s Munchkin Land.

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    NEWS
    Origins award winners announced- Usually announced during the show in June

    Best Board Game/Game of the Year: Tiny Towns by AEG

    Best Card Game: Point Salad by AEG

    Best Family Game: The Quacks of Quedlinburg by North Star Game

    Renegade Game Studios announced expanding their existing partnership with Hasbro to bring more games in the G.I. Joe, Transformers, and My Little Pony brands.

    Upper Deck will release ALIENS: Bug Hunt, Q4 $40. This is a co-op card and dice game

    Gale Force 9 is releasing 2 more expansions to their Aliens Board Game later this year

    ALIENS: Ultimate Badasses $30

    ALIENS: Get Away from Her You Bitch $60

    CMON has reached a licensing deal with Sony Interactive Entertainment to produce The Last of Us: The Board Game

    Funko Games will release Disney’s Haunted Mansion: Call of the Spirits Game, in October.

    Sticking with Funko Games

    Groundhog Day: The Game, a 2-6 player  15-25 minutes.

    Eagle Gryphon Games recently announced an expansion for For Sale.

    For Sale: Advisors
    Digital Game News

    Wingspan officially released on Steam

    Scythe released on Mobile

    Lorenzo Il Magnifico officially releasing on steam this week

    Charterstone Digital releasing on switch any day now

    Root is out now on Mobile

    Kickstarter!

    Grand Austria Hotel coming to KS end of October.

    HeroQuest —

    Dungeon Fighter Throwing dice/Dungeon Crawler

    Cascadia — Also has an online implementation if you want to try it out

    Deck of Dungeons — Cards to help make maps

    Thunderstone Quest — Quest 10 and 11

    * Automated Alice —

    • 14 min
    Heroquest countdown clock is ticking

    Heroquest countdown clock is ticking

    For those of you who are into Heroquest, a countdown clock has appeared!

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    Join our Discord server and chat with fellow Spoilerites! (https://discord.gg/jWF9BbF)Avalon Hill has put out a page that has a countdown clock

    More info on Mondo games Disney Shadowed Kingdom which is due out in full release October $20

    Pair of Roll and Write games were announced this week to be coming soon.

    Troyes Dice  and Rajas of the Ganges :The Dice Charmers

    Warhammer Quest Blackstone Fortress: Ascension will be the final Expansion for BF.

    Pre-order available and is $110

    Portal is taking pre-orders for their Robinson Crusoe Treasure chest (collection of promos and tons of extras)

    Digital news

    Portal games has released Neuroshima Convoy on the App Store and android 3.99

    Kickstarter News

    Monsters on Board

    The Reckoners Steel Slayer — Expansion to the Co-op Reckoners

    • 16 min

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