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Leagues of Gothic Horror Monster Guides Up On Kickstarter

Theres the entries you can find in various manuals of monsters and compendiums of creatures, but many GMs wish there was a bit more. They really want to make those various baddies into major parts of the game, and they need more information to do so. Well, for those looking for more information on Faeries, Hags, and Undead, Triple Ace Games is running a Kickstarter campaign for Monster Guides for those three exact creature types. About the books: Guide to Faeries Format: 64-pages, comic book s...


Japanime Games Running The Domina Anthology Kickstarter

Japanime has a whole anthology of games up on Kickstarter now. Its called The Domina Anthology, and it spans through Argoat, Miraris, and Pralaya, a trio f card games that you can play in a row, or separately. Check out the campaign. From the Kickstarter: Japanime Games is thrilled to be working with Domina Games, building a partnership to bring their beautiful games to our fans, and were starting with three of our favorites! Explore Frontier Town in the hopes of finding Eden in Argoat; escape...


The Knotted Tails Adventure for Legend of the Five Rings Now Available

Just as youre picking up your copies of the new Mask of the Oni and Shadowlands books for the Legend of the Five Rings RPG, Fantasy Flight is adding to it all with a new downloadable scenario you can tack on. Its called The Knotted Tails (so, no, its not a Tails of Equestria adventure), and you can get your copy now. From the website: What foul creature hunts for nezumi blood in the Shadowlands As your band of samurai travels through the deadly, twisting landscape of the Shadowlands, they enco...


Base Cardpg Game Up On Kickstarter

Sometimes you want to just sit down and tell a story with friends. A real collaborative one with all sorts of twists and turns as you go. Thats what Base allows you to do. Its a collaborative storytelling RPG thats up on Kickstarter now that uses cards to quickly and efficiently generate random elements and characters for you and your group. From the campaign: So what exactly is BASE BASE is a collaborative, storytelling role-playing game for 2-7 players. In a storytelling RPG, you come togeth...


Battlefront Taking Pre-orders For Oil War Book for Team Yankee

The fields of Europe are a major battleground, where Soviet and NATO forces are clashing. But all of those tanks, trucks, planes, and helicopters wont make it to the battlefield without gas. And that means oil. And that means the Middle East is just as contested as anywhere else. Oil War is the new sourcebook coming for Team Yankee, and you can get your name on the list to get the book as soon as its realeased. From the announcement: Oil War Pre-orders are now open. With Europe ablaze the shad...


Paizo Posts New Starfinder Society Adventures

Its always nice to have some pre-made adventures hanging around so you can easily drop them into your games. For those that play Starfinder, youve got the Starfinder Soceity, with all its linked adventures for the different campaigns. Paizos posted up Marchs entries, so you can head out into the stars now. From the website: Starfinder Society continues its momentum towards the end of its first season with two new releases and the Organized Play team is excited to show them off! This month, our...


SKU-HC546 Heirloom Grandmaster Chess Set - Rosewood from Chess House  sku

Heirloom Grandmaster Chess Set - Rosewood - HC546 by ChessHouse.com

Item description: This Chess Board Games product is by ChessHouse.com - From the full-size tournament style Grandmaster chessmen, hand carved by master artisans from only high grade woods to the Pennsylvania handcrafted solid wood boards, responsibly and locally sourced from premium walnut and maple, this combination is made to last. The pieces truly combine finesse and function - elegance amid frequent chess matches, heavily weighted for a superb chess playing experience and beautifully finished complete with a luxurious billiard felt base. The robust design can withstand rigorous chess games with no delicate points to break or chip. JLP Chess boards are produced with the highest quality standards and have been developed with a deep understanding of wood movement after it has been cut. Due to the circular ringed nature of a tree, the direction of cuts is very important to the natural expansion and contraction of the wood as humidity levels change from one environment to another. This unique expansion of both woods used in this work of art, require great attention in every phase. Surrounded by such luxury and skillful design, you can be sure that this set will help foster an awe for the game and revive great memories shared around the game. King height: 3 7/8" (3.88" / 99mm) King base: 1 11/16" (1.68" / 42.5mm) King weight: 2.4 oz Pawn height: 1 13/16" (1.81" / 46mm) Pawn base: 1 1/8" (1.13" / 29mm) Set weight: 40 oz 32 Pieces + 2 Extra queens for that occasional pawn promotion Thick green felt bases Made in IndiaChoose Either Board: Size: 21" square chess board with 2.25" squares, 3/4" thickness, it's ideally suited to standard 3 3/4" to 4.25" tall chess men. 21" square solid maple and walnut chess board with 2" squares, 3/4" thickness, it's ideally suited to standard 3 3/4" to 4" set of chess men.... Learn More

Manufacturer: ChessHouse.com

Category: Board Games

$455.00

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