Category: Big Box Games

HATE: Kickstarter Tyrant Pledge

A Chronicle of HATE

The Kickstarter campaign for HATE is now live!.  Don’t forget to submit your pledge before 2/7/18.  If you’re on the fence for some reason about the $120 Tyrant pledge, you can always pledge $1 and make the final decision in a few months when the pledge manager arrives.  Of course, you can always check back here too.  We’ll do our best to […]

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HATE: The Board Game

It’s Time to HATE

HATE: The Board Game officially launches on Kickstarter tomorrow, but CMON has slowly been releasing teasers and tidbits for months now.  Due to the mature nature of the content, the entire game will be Kickstarter-exclusive and will not go to retail.  As the anticipation continues to build, let’s take a look at everything that’s been released so far.   HATE […]

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BGG's Top 20 Most Anticipated of 2018

Top 20 Most Anticipated 2018

Final voting has begun for the top 20 Most Anticipated Board Games of 2018 on BGG.  After a few rounds of nominations several CMON titles have made the final cut.  Of particular note, Zombicide: Green Horde was nominated in 7 different categories and Rising Sun eclipsed the 1K nomination barrier, one of only two titles to do so!  Each of […]

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HATE: Mercenaries

Mercenaries Join the Fray

Not everyone in the HATE universe belongs to a tribe.  Mercenaries prefer to go it alone, seeking their way through the brutal landscape as lone wolves.  In order to add a Mercenary’s unique skills to their Tribe, players must first sacrifice a current member to make room. They are mysterious figures wouldn’t fight for a Tribe… at least, not by […]

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HATE: Um'Cal Champion Warrior

HATE: Um’Cal Tribe

The Um’Cal Tribe is the fourth Tribe officially revealed from the HATE universe. The Um’Cal Tribe knows all about sacrifice. They’ve had to make many to survive over the years. Life is fleeting, but the Tribe will last through the ages. When one of their own falls in battle, the hate within them boils over. Losing a member would make some […]

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HATE: Um'Kator Warrior

HATE: Um’Kator Tribe

The Um’Kator Tribe is the third Tribe officially revealed from the HATE universe. The Um’Kator rely on their flexibility to succeed in battle and to keep fresh meat in the bellies of the young ones of the Tribe. In battles, they have the ability to manipulate the dice, turning a glancing blow into fatal wound. The opponents of the Um’Kator may […]

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HATE: Um'Rak Young Blood

HATE: Um’Rak Tribe

The Um’Rak Tribe is now the second Tribe officially revealed from the HATE universe. The Um’Rak Tribe have survived for so long due to their trust for one-another. For generations, they avoided any hierarchy, eschewing leadership for a grim partnership in the business of dealing out death. This trust has lead them to success in war, and they are beginning to […]

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Work-in-progress Village board for HATE.

The Villages of HATE

Recently, the Um’Gra Tribe was officially revealed as the first of four Tribes in the HATE universe.  Today, we take a closer look at where those Tribes will live: the Village.  Each tribe lives in a Village, which is large enough to defend against some outside threats, but small enough that it can be left behind.  Villages, like its members, can grow […]

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HATE: Um'Gra Shaman

HATE: Um’Gra Tribe

The Um’Gra Tribe has been officially revealed as the first of many in the HATE universe. The Um’Gra Tribe is reckless. They fear nothing, and that’s both their greatest asset and their biggest weakness. This Tribe will tackle any challenge without concerning themselves with trivialities, like the likelihood of death. The Um’Gra are never happier than when they’re covered in […]

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HATE Kickstarter Exclusive Announcement

HATE: Kickstarter Exclusive!

Today, Guillotine Games and CMON announced the official Kickstarter date for Adrian Smith’s highly anticipated HATE: January 16th 2018 at 3 PM EST.  Additionally, in what is a first for both companies, they also announced this entire game will be Kickstarter-Exclusive.  Outside of the Kickstarter campaign, remaining copies will be available via conventions and CMON Play while supplies last. Why […]

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