Gen Con 2016 Coverage 22: Drakerys Demo

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Aug 132016
 

Drakerys is a miniatures game From Don’t Panic Games.  This game demo shows you the basics using the two player starter.  It is my opinion that this is the hidden gem of Gen Con. I’m so glad Derek Osbourne pointed it out to me.

I truly believe in the time initiative mechanic they have built, I felt it gave the miniatures game a real time feel.

Gen Con 2016 Coverage: Halo Ground Command from Spartan Games

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Aug 092016
 

I managed to catch up with the game designer (Derek) behind the new game HALO Ground Command.  He ran me through a turn and that was all I needed to see that the game is smooth.  HALO Ground Command features a reaction system that puts every model on what most games call overwatch.  It’s a pretty good mechanic and it really helps capture the feeling of playing the video game.

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Words With Joseph McCullough on Frostgrave

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Apr 042016
 

Joseph talks with me about the ride that has been and is Frostgrave.  Frostgrave is published by Osprey Publishing.

Over the next few months, I will be picking out my wizards for each school of magic.  Come back soon and see what I have to say.

Box Breaking 162 Yashima from Greenbrier Games

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Jun 242015
 

In this video Matt Takes a look at Yashima from Green Brier Games.  Yashima is a miniature game set in the far east that uses a tile setting system for terrain.  Oh did I mention there are no dice?

It was recently kickstarted and is now ready to go!

Figure Forge Regult Recon Pod For Robotech Tactics

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Jan 062015
 

In this Figure Forge Matt assembles the Zentraedi Regult Recon Pod for Robotech Tactics Palladium Books.   Watch Matt struggle through this one.  He advises you watch the whole show before assembling your model.

 

 

 

I hope I have the chance to bring these models to Adepticon.   If not I’m really looking to play soon.

Figure Forge Post Human Republic Starter

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Oct 292014
 

In this Figure Forge Matt Assembles the Post Human Republic starter for Dropzone Commander from Hawk Wargames.  The Post Human Republic turned it’s back on humanity long ago and is no longer recognizable as humans, but they are clearly cyborgs.

 

 

 

 

Once they are painted we will start playing some DZC.

Box Breaking 132 Myth Wave 2 from Megacon Games

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Sep 152014
 

Hey Guys look at what I have.   I picked up my second wave of myth at Gen Con.  This game only gets better.   So far I’m very happy with everything I’ve received for Myth.

 

 

We will be starting our tutorials on Myth very soon.   Come back and check it out.