There is a very interesting project gaining steam on Kickstarter right now called The Circuit: Urbiessa that is described as “a film quality sci-fi anthology series, where fans, celebrities, and professional filmmakers work together”. It involves 10 stories set in the city of Urbiessa—each focusing on a different sub-genre. The seemingly unrelated episodes will come together as part of a “deeper story line”. What’s more, you will probably recognize quite a few of the names attached to the project. [click to continue…]
“What if the Red Wedding never happened, and Robb Stark assaulted King’s Landing? Now fans can find out!”
CMON, in cooperation with Dark Sword Miniatures, have announced a tabletop miniatures game based on George R.R. Martin’s A Song of Ice and Fire series. The project is heading to Kickstarter in Q3 of 2017 and retail stores in 2018, but you can get a taste of what the game will be like right here, right now. [click to continue…]
I could be wrong, but I’m pretty sure that Cytosis is a first for board games.
A board game taking place inside a human cell! Players compete to build enzymes, hormones and receptors and fend off attacking Viruses!
Yeah…pretty sure. [click to continue…]
I can’t say that I’m a huge fan of collectible busts, but I could use a centerpiece to my Cthulhu shrine. Artist Dominic Qwek wants to deliver with an 11.5″ fully painted polystone Cthulhu bust that was originally part of a model kit release by Gecco back in 2015. [click to continue…]
Back in 2015, the moon lamps known as Luna Lanterns lit up their Indiegogo campaign. Now, a Hong Kong-based design studio called Coocepts is offering a similar product that can be charged wirelessly, freeing it up to levitate above the charging base. [click to continue…]
Ambitious board games (and accessories) are some of the most popular items on Kickstarter these days. You can add Rising Sun to their ranks now that it secured over $2 million in funding with 20 days still left to go. [click to continue…]
We’re suckers for awesome dice and these Lovecraft-inspired Elder Dice certainly fit the bill. [click to continue…]
It’s been a long time since I took an in interest toy cars, but ThoughtFull Toys has definitely rekindled the joy I experienced with Hot Wheels and Matchbox as a child with their Enduro project. A serious amount of engineering actually went into these, right down to real steering and suspension mechanics. [click to continue…]
Because who wouldn’t want a board game about Giant Killer Robots from the masters at Weta Workshop? [click to continue…]
Hook is one of those films that people love despite its flaws. It just hits all of the right nostalgia buttons. Rufio was certainly one of the standouts of the film—to this day the character pops up from time to time on the cosplay circuit. With that in mind, Hook star Dante Basco has taken to Kickstarter in an attempt to make a short film about Rufio’s origins entitled Bangarang (naturally). [click to continue…]