Category: Big Box Games

BoardGameGeek Artist Series Blood Rage

BoardGameGeek Artist Series!

In this month’s geek store update thread where they announced having promos for Unfair, they also announced something utterly amazing: the BoardGameGeek Artist Series!  Every Monday in August, BGG will be revealing a new poster from some of our industry’s best artists who have put their own take on one of their favorite games.  By random happenstance, Blood Rage is […]

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Rum & Bones Second Tide

BGA: Rum & Bones Second Tide Review

The folks over at Board Gamers Anonymous discuss their pros and cons of Rum & Bones: Second Tide.  Check out their article here.  

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A Song of Ice & Fire Kickstarter

Ravens from the Campaign

As far as CMON Kickstarter campaigns go, A Song of Ice & Fire: Tabletop Miniatures Game has had what seems like a mountain of information to digest.  Not only do the updates have the usual stretch goals, optional buys, etc. but they also have articles on tactics, how to play the game, and so on. This doesn’t mean that the […]

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Massive Darkness Printing Error

Massive Darkness: Printing Issues

Excited by the knowledge that all Massive Darkness pledges had left the factory, the anticipation among backers on social media was palpable.  Those in Europe were the first to receive their pledges and the wave of merry un-boxing videos and “pile of loot” pics had begun to spread.  Unfortunately, folks started to notice something that was a bit off-putting: the […]

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The Godfather: Corleone's Empire

An Offer You Can’t Refuse

Riding high on the success of Blood Rage, CMON has partnered with Eric Lang to produce another “Big Box” game.  This time, players enter the mafia-laden world of The Godfather: Corleone’s Empire.  Now available at your FLGS for MSRP of $79.99. Want to see it in action? Check out an entire week’s worth of content from Tabletop Showcase! Based on the […]

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Blood Rage Dized

Blood Rage: Dized

This morning I was pleasantly surprised to discover an innovative new company called Dized.  They have developed an app that allows players to learn a game in real-time without having to read through the rulebook or watch an entire “how to play” video.  You simply set up the board game, turn on the app, and get started.  Last week, they […]

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Banana Bandits, Gang Rush: Breakout, Godfather: Corleone's Empire, Modern Art, and Sherlook

A Fistful of Games

CMON has started off Q3 by punching it right in the mouth.  As if invading SDCC and rocking Kickstarter Gold with A Song of Ice and Fire weren’t enough, they’ve just released some of their most anticipated titles of the year.  As of today, you can head down to your FLGS for some offers you can’t refuse. In The Godfather: Corleone’s […]

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Watch It Played: A Song of Ice & Fire

Watch It Played: A Song of Ice & Fire

Released in tandem with the launch of the Kickstarter campaign, Rodney and Pep from Watch It Played give us the low-down on how to play A Song of Ice and Fire.

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Metallic finish Robb Stark and a red metallic finish Jaime Lannister

Invading SDCC

CMON is attending SDCC this year and is bringing a couple of surprises with them.  For folks lucky enough to be attending, there are 1,000 of the above SDCC promo sets for their new miniatures game: A Song of Ice & Fire.  Fear not, if you aren’t one of those lucky few, these figures are the same as will be […]

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A Song of Ice & Fire Kickstarter Announcement

The Call to Gold

I must admit, when the announcement was originally made that this would be a Q3 campaign, I had assumed it would be much later due to the previous Kickstarter, Zombicide: Green Horde, having ended in June.  However, CMON has answered the challenge and made this part of Kickstarter Gold, a month-long event celebrating 65 of their most successful creators. The […]

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