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Star Wars Miniatures Battles Game

With Star Wars: The Last Jedi hitting theaters next month and Fantasy Flight Games’ Star Wars: Legion, a “miniatures game of infantry battles in the Star Wars galaxy,” due to be released in the first-quarter of 2018 (or perhaps even earlier), it’s safe to say that licensed Star Wars games …

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Star Wars Legion Super Cheap Terrain Ideas

Unless I’m forgetting something from years ago, this homemade miniatures wargaming terrain for Star Wars: Legion and Star Wars Miniatures Battles is the first gaming terrain that we’ve ever actually made ourselves. Ok, I take that back. I think I did cut up a Tide detergent box back in the …

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Tacticon and Rocky Mountain Con 2017

Colorado-based gaming convention Tacticon 29 was held Sept. 28 — Oct. 1, 2017 at the Crowne Plaza Airport Convention Center in Denver. This year’s Tacticon was held in conjunction with comic book, collectible and Sci-Fi convention Rocky Mountain Con 5, allowing registrants to attend both events in the same venue. …

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HeroClix Undead Unboxing

“Ghosts, demons, skeletons, and zombies rise up in WizKids HeroClix: Undead! Pit your favorite heroes against a horde of werewolves or team up with Dr. Jekyll. Scare the Clix out of your opponents!” So reads the opening paragraph of the HeroClix: Undead webpage, which showcases the 2017 horror-inspired expansion to …

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Aim for Their Heads!

Another camera test in the game room. As the zombie hoard closes in, the last of the special forces troopers opens fire from within the defensive perimeter, trying to make every shot count. If the mass of undead cannibals breaches the barricades, it’s all over for this tiny remaining pocket …

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Outlaws Vs Tyrannosaur

Anyone remember The Valley of Gwangi, the classic cowboys vs. dinosaurs movie featuring the work of stop-motion animation genius Ray Harryhausen? Our Old-West/Prehistoric Creature mashup has a somewhat different story line. In our tabletop tale, three outlaws try to ambush a T-Rex, using one of their gang members as bait. …

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Yetis Roam the Ruins

Depth-of-field experiment in the game room. The only remaining obstacle standing between our heroes and the possible treasure secreted in the ancient ruins ahead is a violently territorial pack of carnivorous arctic protohumans. Fame and fortune await, Gents. Show those oversized albino monkeys who’s boss.

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Defend the High Ground!

Some close-up practice shots featuring miniatures and terrain from Confrontation: The Age of the Rag’narok. Under attack by savage Wolfen man-beasts, Griffin soldiers take a defensive position atop an ancient stone structure, perhaps not realizing that it’s a sacred Wolfen site. Oops.

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8th Edition Astra Militarum Buffs

Ah, nothing says “For the Emperor!” quite like an explosive-tipped hunting lance. Just watch out for flamers on overwatch. When it comes to Imperial Guard we’ve always had an irrational fondness for quirky but non-competitive units such as Rough Riders, Ratling Snipers and Scout Sentinels. So we’re really hoping the Internet rumors are …

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Hellboy Vs. Aliens Horrorclix

In honor of this summer’s new Aliens movie and the just announced Hellboy cinematic reboot, we present still shots from a Horroclix version of the matchup we really want to see:  Hellboy vs. Aliens. Here’s hoping that Big Red is acid proof, or the only thing left to bury might be his …

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