Monthly Archives: November 2017

Release Day 23/11/17

Hey PI-Fans, Here's to new stuff. 23/11/17 is release day for Civilization: A New Dawn, A Game of Thrones Catan, Legends of the 5 Rings: Into the Forbidden City Dynasty Pack and Arkham Horror: The Unspeakable Oath Mythos Pack.   Rule the world and build an empire to withstand the test of time in Civilization: A New Dawn! This new tabletop game based on the groundbreaking video game series lets players become some of history’s greatest leaders as they try to advance their people through the ages, from ancient history to the modern era. As leaders of competing nations, players must expand their domains, gain new technologies, and build wonders to rise above all others and shape the world to their own vision.   The Unspeakable Oath is the second Mythos Pack in The Path to Carcosa cycle for Arkham Horror: The Card Game, and it carries you deep into the [...]

By |2017-11-23T17:28:05+08:00November 23rd, 2017|News|

The Weekly Recap – 17/11/17

Hey PI-Fans, Wow. This week's been rough. But hey. Weekend is here. So joy. And just in time for the weekend, is a shelf full of stuff. For Honor and Glory! With the Great Clans of Rokugan besieged on all sides by forces both external and internal, the Great Clans need concepts like honor and glory to maintain peace and order. In the hardest of times, it is honor and glory that keep a samurai from losing themselves completely and assist them in finding a path through the darkness. Manipulate the stack in Pyramix! In this simple yet elegant strategy game, take turns removing one cube at a time from the pyramid stack. As cubes are removed, gravity causes others to slide down towards the base. Plan your moves carefully as the bottom-most cubes are worth big points at the end. And watch out for cobras that may drop in and [...]

By |2017-11-23T17:20:23+08:00November 17th, 2017|News|

Go Nuts For Donuts!

Hey PI-Fans, In the mood for a sweet pastry? Try Go Nuts For Donuts! In this 2 to 6 player card game from Gamewright Games, players plot to grab donuts from the table to add to their score pile. The twist? If two or more players select the same donut, nobody scores it. Will you successfully amass a pile of pastries and the sweet taste of victory, or will you find yourself left with crumbs? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s0Nji3mPqvo  

By |2017-11-13T13:58:00+08:00November 13th, 2017|News|

The Weekly Recap – 11/11/17

Hey PI-Fans, We just had a stack of new releases out of Thursday, so I figured, I should take the opportunity to make notes of some of the other stuff that floated by this past week. New Board and Card Game Releases L5R LCG: Tears of Amaterasu Dynasty Pack Mansions of Madness: Streets of Arkham Unlock Escape Adventures: The House on the Hill Unlock Escape Adventures: The Tonipal’s Treasure Unlock Escape Adventures: The Nautilus’ Traps Board and Card Game Restocks Coup Dragonwood Dixit Dominion 2nd Edition Forbidden Desert Forbidden Island Hoax Legends of the 5 Rings LCG Core Set Once Upon A Time Onitama Outfoxed Risk Legacy Santorini Skiwampus Sushi Go Sushi Go Party  

By |2017-11-11T16:07:31+08:00November 11th, 2017|News|

New Swag – 09/11/17

Mansions of Madness: Streets of Arkham, Unlock Wave 2 and Tears of Amaterasu release today, 09/11/17 Hey PI-Fans, It's release day for a pile of new swag, expansions for the Legends of the Five Rings LCG and Mansions of Madness and a bunch of new adventures for the Unlock Escape Adventures card game! Streets of Arkham is an expansion for Mansions of Madness: Second Edition in which investigators must confront the horrific secrets behind Arkham's failing facade of normalcy.  This expansion for Mansions of Madness: Second Edition places four new investigators in three digital scenarios that incorporate new elements of gameplay, including elixirs and improvement tokens.   As the seven clans of Rokugan continue to serve the Emperor, cracks begin to fracture between them. Conflict is brewing in the Emerald Empire, and every clan must be ready for the turmoil to follow. As the first Dynasty Pack in Legend of [...]

By |2017-11-23T17:20:12+08:00November 9th, 2017|News|

The Weekly Recap – 4/11/17

Hey PI-Fans, We're into November, now so it's the final stretch of 2017, so here's a picture of a table full of stuff. New stuff too! Strange aliens both friendly and fearsome fill this tome of creatures designed for use with the Starfinder Roleplaying Game! From the gravity-manipulating frujais and planet-killing novaspawn to space goblins and security robots, the creatures in this codex will challenge adventurers no matter what strange worlds they're exploring. What's more, player rules for a host of creatures let players not just fight aliens, but be them! Grab your copy of the Starfinder Alien Archive, and take your adventures to the stars! Mistfall: Heart of the Mists is is a fully cooperative card-based adventure game set in a world of mystery, eldritch powers and perilous adventures. Playable as a standalone or used as an expansion for the original Mistfall deck building game, a semi-randomly created board makes [...]

By |2017-11-04T09:07:45+08:00November 4th, 2017|News|

An Overly Ambitious Princess

Time's up let's do this! Hey PI-Fans, The Kingdom of Astoria has fallen on bad times. Occupied by the hostile Legania Empire, it's one hope lies in the hands of Princess Cornelia, the only member of the Royal Family to escape. Unfortunately, the Princess' only grasp of military tactics appears to be....  Leeeeeeeeeroy JENKINS!!!! As a member of the Unicornus Knights tasked with her safety, It's going to be a very very long day... Designed by Japanese designer Seiji Kanai and Yasushi Kuroda in their first collaborative release, Unicornus Knights is a two to six player cooperative game where players are members of the Unicornus Knights, an organization devoted to getting Princess Cornelia safely back onto the throne. They will gather soldiers and resources, defeat the enemy generals in the lands, pave the way for the princess, and finally have her enter the capitol and confront the Emperor himself!

By |2017-11-01T13:41:00+08:00November 1st, 2017|News|
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