board games


"Gamestop 2.0": A Retail Renaissance! Pt. 5

"Gamestop 2.0": A Retail Renaissance! Pt. 5

Hey there! By now, I hope you've seen my earlier article concerning an overview of Gamestop's experimental revitalization and rebranding project in Tulsa, Oklahoma, known there as "Gamestop 2.0". If not, this can be found here. I'd highly recommend you give it a look if you want an overview of what marvelous things await the […]

"Gamestop 2.0": A Retail Rennaissance! Pt. 2

"Gamestop 2.0": A Retail Renaissance! Pt. 4

Hey there! By now, I hope you've seen my earlier article concerning an overview of Gamestop's experimental revitalization and rebranding project in Tulsa, Oklahoma, known there as "Gamestop 2.0". If not, this can be found here. I'd highly recommend you give it a look if you want an overview of what marvelous things await the […]

"Gamestop 2.0": A Retail Renaissance! Pt. 3

"Gamestop 2.0": A Retail Renaissance! Pt. 3

Hey there! By now, I hope you've seen my earlier article concerning an overview of Gamestop's experimental revitalization and rebranding project in Tulsa, Oklahoma, known there as "Gamestop 2.0". If not, this can be found here. I'd highly recommend you give it a look if you want an overview of what marvelous things await the […]

"Gamestop 2.0": A Retail Rennaissance! Pt. 2

"Gamestop 2.0": A Retail Renaissance! Pt. 2

Hey there! By now, I hope you've seen my earlier article concerning an overview of Gamestop's experimental revitalization and rebranding project in Tulsa, Oklahoma, known there as "Gamestop 2.0". If not, this can be found here. I'd highly recommend you give it a look if you want an overview of what marvelous things await the […]

"Gamestop 2.0" - A Retail Rennaissance, Pt.1

"Gamestop 2.0": A Retail Renaissance! – Pt.1

Gamestop has been a quintessential force in gaming retail. Famous for having a presence in almost every shopping mall and retail strip, and infamously joked about for providing heavily-diminished returns on trade-ins, people often say that Gamestop is on its last legs. However, despite anything that you may have heard, this could not be farther […]

Hasbro Announces Two “The Mandalorian” Board Games 

Hasbro Announces Two "The Mandalorian" Board Games 

New York Toy Fair is only days away and it is no surprise that some companies can't contain some of their excitement. Hasbro is breaking down walls and ready to snag up your wallets with some of their newest collectibles involving The Child or better know as Baby Yoda. This lovable creature from The Mandalorian has stolen […]

"Marvel Villainous: Infinite Power" Unveiled!

"Marvel Villainous: Infinite Power" Unveiled!

Ravensburger, renowned makers of many different jigsaw puzzles and board games, has released a new game in their Villainous line. Entitled Marvel Villainous, Infinite Power, it follows in the footsteps of various Villainous games surrounding the villains of Disney's canon. From the press release by Ravensburger: Seattle, Wash., Feb. 19, 2020 – Ravensburger, the acclaimed maker of […]

Monopoly Grants Brands License for 85th Anniversary

Monopoly Grants Brands License for 85th Anniversary

Grab your cash and run, folks, for Hasbro is celebrating Monopoly's 85th anniversary! According to a recent press release from the big-name toy and gaming company, Hasbro has granted license rights to various different companies in order to allow them to create a glut of highly-collectible items, including apparel, shoes, toys, and even a Swarovski-covered version […]

New "Wonder Woman" Board Game Releases March 2020

New "Wonder Woman" Board Game Releases March 2020

Not long ahead of the upcoming D.C. Comics film Wonder Woman 1984, Ravensburger's new board game, entitled Wonder Woman: Challenge of the Amazons, is set to be released in March of 2020! Wonder Woman: Challenge of the Amazons is a strategy board game by Ravensburger, a company quite well-known for their jigsaw puzzles. The board game […]

"Blade Runner 2049: Nexus Protocol" Coming Soon

"Blade Runner 2049: Nexus Protocol" Coming Soon

WizKids is coming out with a new game based on the Blade Runner franchise! Called Blade Runner 2049: Nexus Protocol, the game is a game of evidence, deduction, and investigation. Three-to-six players take the role of blade runners, sent to hunt down a rogue Replicant who is in hiding. The wrench in the works is that […]

Ravensburger Announces 1st NA Jigsaw Puzzle Championship

Ravensburger Announces 1st NA Jigsaw Puzzle Championship

Ravensburger, the renowned maker of jigsaw puzzles and of other various board games, has announced their plans for a North American jigsaw puzzle competition. From their press release: Ravensburger Announces North America Jigsaw Puzzle Championship First Annual Competition To Debut on Saturday, May 30th in Minneapolis, MN Ravensburger, the world leader in jigsaw puzzles, will launch a brand-new […]

"Funkoverse" Game Series Launched, Expansions Coming

"Funkoverse" Game Series Launched, Expansions Coming

Hey there Funko POP! fans, get ready – there's a new game series coming out for your entertainment! The Funkoverse Strategy Board Game is designed for two-to-four players, at ages ten and up. The core box, which prominently features four POP!-ified character pieces from DC Comics's Batman, also has two basic characters (not shown), two maps […]

Tabletop Games Thrived Through Kickstarter in 2019

Tabletop Games Thrived Through Kickstarter in 2019

Kickstarter appears to be the present and the future of tabletop gaming. According to data released by Kickstarter themselves not even a week ago, they funded $208 million-plus dollars worth of games last year, more than any year before it, continuing an upward trend of games companies both commercial and indie alike coming to the […]

Riot Games Producing New Board Games

Riot Games Producing New Board Games in the Future

Riot Games, developer of the popular MMO League of Legends, is working to elaborate on producing within the tabletop board game world. Harping on the popularity of their first board game, Mechs vs. Minions, Riot Games is developing a second tabletop game, called Tellstones: King's Gambit. Mechs vs. Minions was released in 2016, at a $75 price point. […]

Target Spotted! "Space Marine Adventures" Seen at Retailer

Target Spotted! "Space Marine Adventures" Seen at Retailer

Games Workshop has been loyal to a fault towards their invested player-base. In most every way, from Warhammer 40,000 to Warhammer: Age of Sigmar, Games Workshop has been fostering a good working relationship with players who know their games. Recently, it has been revealed that Games Workshop is putting out a new line of games, known as […]

Fantasy Flight Games Actually Releases "Barkham Horror"

Fantasy Flight Games Actually Releases "Barkham Horror"

Yes, this is an actual game. Based on an April Fools' Day joke made some time ago, Barkham Horror: The Meddling of Meowlathotep is a standalone Arkham Horror adventure wherein players play as anthropomorphic hounds instead of their normal, human counterparts. The caveat is that the titular horrors have been replaced with cat versions as well. From Fantasy […]

Pandasaurus Games Updates Their Company Logo & Style

Pandasaurus Games Updates Their Company Logo & Style

The folks over at Pandasaurus Games decided it was time for a change in 2020, and so the company has brought on a brand new look. The company turned to Helm's Workshop in Austin, Texas to design them a new brand for the company moving forward. Below, you have a taste of what that branding […]

"Minecraft: Builders & Biomes" Brings the Action to (Board Game) Life

"Minecraft: Builders & Biomes" Brings the Action to (Board Game) Life

It's hard to believe that Minecraft has already been on this planet for a decade. There are full grown adults wandering around this planet right now that played Minecraft in elementary school. Let that sink in for a moment. Makes you want to shake off how old you feel with a little celebration, doesn't it? […]

You don't have to be bored this holiday season with these board games!

7 Nerdy Board Games to Counter Your Holiday Boredom

Looking to cure the wintertime blues this holiday season? Hot Topic has exactly what you need — board games! From Rick and Morty to The Office, they have a board game for almost every fandom. Rick and Morty Anatomy Park Edition Operation $35.90 Oh jeez Rick. Not another Rick and Morty game! But this game […]

"Contra" and "Bomberman" Board Games Licensed by Konami

"Contra" and "Bomberman" Board Games Licensed by Konami

In 2020, Blacklist Games and IDW Games will be looking to release board games based on the Contra and Bomberman franchises, respectively. These two franchises are owned and licensed by Konami Cross Media NY, and are based on video games. The release is geared towards North American crowds. Contra is a run-and-gun arcade game released […]