Gaming

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Microsoft France is at it again with the amazing themed Xbox One giveaways. This time, three lucky gamers will win a console styled after the Game of Thrones intro.

Take a closer look at the console in the video below. [click to continue…]

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If you’re an avid tabletop gamer, you probably like to set a particular mood for the game. Enter Coins of the Forge from LA-based Boonzy Arts

These candles come themed around a number of genres – Pirate, Dwarf, Sci-Fi, Steampunk and Zombie:

These candles, like the Wheel of Flame set, are meant to augment your game by providing an atmospheric fragrance corresponding to various themes. Each candle compliments a different genre of tabletop game and has a scent that is reminiscent of the worlds you may be visiting in the game.

Candle scents are still in development, but we have a rough idea. Scents are subject to change before the end of the campaign.

Take a closer look at the coins below. [click to continue…]

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‘Til Nintendo DS do us part. Click to enlarge.

(via Imgur)

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Doug Keener recreated Seinfeld’s apartment in Doom 2 and you can too. Seriously, it’s glorious – and the sound clips are perfect additions.

Check out a demo in the video below. [click to continue…]

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Would you like an official Evil Dead 2 board game? Of course you do. Fortunately, Space Goat is working with Studiocanal to make that exact thing happen.

They’ll be offering a standard and deluxe version, both of which will allow you to play Ash as he fights off Deadites and tries to gather the pages of Ex-Mortis.

Featuring at least 8 custom figures and art depicting the terrifying and iconic characters, monsters, and locales from the film, the official Evil Dead 2 Board Game is the tabletop experience for Evil Dead 2 fans. 2-6 players will work together in 60–90 minute sessions to gather pages of the Ex-Mortis while trying to survive demon attacks, supernatural events, and avoid turning into evil deadites themselves.

The deluxe edition features exclusive figures of Ash Williams, Deadite Henrietta, and a box based on the Necronomicon Ex-Mortis, the Book of the Dead.

Someone, please tell me there’s a chainsaw figure.

If you want to help this game become a reality, you can learn more about their upcoming Kickstarter here.

(via Bleeding Cool)

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Jasco Games and Lynnvander Studios have teamed up to make a new Buffy board game titled simply Buffy The Vampire Slayer: The Board Game.

Designed by Thomas M. Gofton (Albion’s Legacy, Deep 5), players will be able to play Buffy and her friends and work together to fight all the Hellmouth spawn in Sunnydale. Okay, not all, because that would take forever. There’s also an overall quest to figure out who the Big Bad is.

The game is made for 1 – 6 players with a MSRP of $39.99 and it’ll be released October 28th of this year.

(via ComicBook)

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You might remember the case that turns your iPhone into a real, working Game Boy that Hyperkin jokingly / seriously teased for April Fool’s Day last year. Well, Neowin made an interesting discovery at E3 expo in Los Angeles this week. They got a chance to see the thing working fo’ real on the show floor. [click to continue…]

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Which Starfleet captain is the best? Well, now you can answer that question with Star Trek Risk 50th anniversary edition.

Play as Picard, Sisko, Kirk, Janeway and Archer in an “adventure as you take on the role of a Captain, assemble your away team, command your ships, and complete quests in an epic journey across the galaxy”.

Take a closer look at the awesome tokens and board design below. [click to continue…]

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Stepping into the role of a D&D Dungeon Master can be an awesome experience and a great way to spend time with friends. It can also be daunting when you’re just starting out, which is why master DM Matthew Colville started his YouTube series “Running The Game”.

Colville has tips and tricks to help any new DM run a game like a champ. Check out some videos from the series below. [click to continue…]

anime overwatch

As far as I’m concerned, we should anime all the things. It works for everything. Don’t believe me? Well, let me lay down some examples for you in order of increasing weirdness:

1. Anime Captain America Civil War

2. Anime Uno

3. Anime McDonald’s

See? Anime can make anything better—even Overwatch. Experience what it would be like in the videos below. [click to continue…]