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What’s new? Monopoly Warhammer 40000 is coming. No, it’s not April.

A piece of news that had me checking the date closely. USAopoly, in some ways king of the board game theme crossovers, has announced their newest theme for Monopoly – none other than Games Workshops Warhammer 40K!

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Fantasy Flight Games reveals Fallout: New California

On Friday the 13th, Fantasy Flight pulled a Bethesda with a ‘Please Stand By’ on their Facebook page. I was hoping for an app announcement to help with the management of the game. What we did get was the Fallout New California expansion announcement. Still kinda hoping for an app, to be honest :p

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Desolate Review

Desolate is a game I heard a lot of buzz about in the solo player sections of Board Game Geek, so I decided to give it a go. If you have any interest in solo card games, give the print and play a spin!

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There is a Transformers Trade Card Game is coming. Really!

When Fantasy Flight announced that Android Netrunner was ending, I was assuming word from Wizards of the Coast on a new card game. What I didn’t expect was the Transformers!

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Eclipse: Second Dawn is on Kickstarter now

Eclipse (Or Eclipse: New Dawn For The Galaxy) is a great game that is my choice of massive 4X game. Released in 2011, many players called it ‘Twilight Imperium lite’ but that is both true and unfair. Currently on Kickstarter, Eclipse: Second Dawn is the streamlined and improved second edition, and it looks amazing.

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A quick multi day – Deadpool 2 Super Duper Cut, Cthulhu: Death May Die

Well, I thought I would be doing a couple quick of mini-posts. I probably should have split this into 2 posts! First off a bit of information on the extras for upcoming Deadpool 2 DVD release, followed by a look at CMON’s latest Kickstarter Cthulhu: Death May Day.

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Bungie brings Solstice of Heroes event with Moments of Triumph

I enjoy Destiny 2 – with other players. My playtime has plummeted recently and not just because of work. Bungie has announced the return of the Moments of Triumph special event before the upcoming Forsaken expansion, but I am not sure it will lure me back.

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Snowdonia Deluxe Master Edition is how a big box edition should be

Snowdonia is a game I have heard of, but never actually played. By all accounts, it is a worker placement game that while a little on the heavier side is great for all levels of player. Currently on Kickstarter, you can get a deluxe master set with everything ever printed for the game, including promos!

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JohnHQLD Blatherings 011 – HABA Games

Welcome to the 11th Blatherings! Today we talk about some HABA games including ‘Unicorn Glitterluck’, ‘Tiny Park’, ‘Rhino Hero’, ‘Rhino Hero: Super Battle’, ‘Orinoco Gold’, ‘Bang, Boom, Gold!’

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Istanbul the Board Game now available on iOS and Android

Istanbul is a board game that I enjoy, but it doesn’t quite hit the table as often as I would like. Now Asmodee Digital and Acram Digital have released the iOS and Android version, and it is fun.

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