Posts by Joshua Nelson

About Joshua Nelson

Josh Nelson is a Magic: The Gathering deckbuilding savant, a self-proclaimed scholar of all things Sweeney Todd, and, of course, a writer for Bleeding Cool. In their downtime, Josh can be found painting models, playing Magic, or possibly preaching about the horrors and merits of anthropophagy. You can find them on Twitter at @Burning_Inquiry for all your burning inquiries.

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Wata 9.4 Graded Pokémon Box: Ruby &#038 Sapphire On Auction Now

Wata 9.4 Graded Pokémon Box: Ruby & Sapphire On Auction Now

Do you play any of the main Pokémon games? Do you find yourself catching more of the critters than you're able to store? Nowadays, with the innovation brought on by Pokémon Home, that's not a problem anymore. Still, back in 2004, that posed as a significant issue to worried players wishing to truly "catch 'em all." […]

Wata 9.8 A+ Pokémon Yellow: Special Pikachu Edition On Auction

Wata 9.8 A+ Pokémon Yellow: Special Pikachu Edition On Auction

Do you remember 1998? Perhaps you were a kid sitting down to your birthday or holiday presents, all nicely wrapped up and ready to be torn apart to reveal the gifts inside. When you opened your gift, perhaps this was what was concealed: A copy of Pokémon Red, Pokémon Blue, or even Pokémon Yellow Version: Special Pikachu Edition. […]

Gamestop Black Friday Countdown Sales Event Begins November 19

Gamestop Black Friday Countdown Sales Event Begins November 19

Gamestop, a leading retail store in the United States and various other countries, has announced their Black Friday Countdown sale for this year. Beginning November 19th and running through November 21st, the sales event will feature a great deal of discounted products such as Funko Pop! figures, holiday decor, and, of course, video games across […]

Magic: The Gathering Demonic Tutor Art Now Auctioning At Heritage

Magic: The Gathering Demonic Tutor Art Now Auctioning At Heritage

It's not every day that Magic: The Gathering players can get their hands on original, iconic art from the game. What's more, usually the art of older cards is sold are repaints or fabrications of the original art pieces used for the card illustrations. For example, artist Christopher Rush's iconic art for Black Lotus has often been […]

Chronicle Books Acquires Small Games Companies Publishing Rights

Chronicle Books Acquires Small Games Companies' Publishing Rights

Today, publisher Chronicle Books has acquired the rights to publish tabletop games produced by quite a few smaller games companies. These companies include Petit Collage, Ridley's Games, and Games Room. These three companies were the signature toy and game companies under Wild + Wolf. Petit Collage has been a source of various toys and games […]

Frostpunk Board Game Over 1000% Funded On Kickstarter

Frostpunk Board Game Over 1000% Funded On Kickstarter

To say that the city-building survival board game Frostpunk has met and exceeded its goals on Kickstarter would be a gross understatement. In actuality, the game by publisher 11-Bit Studios has been met with 1000% funding on Kickstarter and is still going quite strong. As of the time of writing, Frostpunk: The Board Game's funding campaign […]

MÖRK BORG CULT Expansion By Free League Publishing Out Now

MÖRK BORG CULT Expansion By Free League Publishing Out Now

Yesterday, we covered a piece of tabletop gaming news revolving around Free League Publishing's newest expansion book for Vaesen, their Nordic horror game. Free League Publishing, probably best known for ALIEN: The Roleplaying Game, has also released an expansion book for their doom-metal RPG, MÖRK BORG CULT. Known as MÖRK BORG CULT: Feretory, this game is most assuredly […]

Vaesen: A Wicked Secret By Free League Publishing Out Now

Vaesen: A Wicked Secret By Free League Publishing Out Now

Free League Publishing, a publisher of role-playing games best known for ALIEN: the Roleplaying Game, has released a supplemental book for their Nordic horror RPG, Vaesen. Titled Vaesen: A Wicked Secret, this book explores parts of the game previously unexplored and adds additional scenarios to the immersion of the game. Vaesen: A Wicked Secret contains four […]

Pac-Man Card Game By Steamforged Games Solicitation Released

Pac-Man Card Game By Steamforged Games' Solicitation Released

Steamforged Games, the company known for such tabletop games as Godtear and Guild Ball, are releasing a new card game, based on the classic Bandai Namco arcade game Pac-Man. Veteran arcade game players and newcomers to the gaming scene alike are sure to enjoy this card game when it hits stores on November 13th of […]

Darkest Dungeon Kickstarter Live Exceeds Goal Nearly $1M Already

Darkest Dungeon Kickstarter Live, Exceeds Goal Nearly $1M Already

Prepare yourself, adventurers, for the Darkest Dungeon tabletop game has made its way to Kickstarter and is live now. This game is exclusive only to Kickstarter—no retailer will be carrying it. Published by Mythic Games, Darkest Dungeon's tabletop iteration is an adaptation of Red Hook Studios' indie role-playing dungeon crawler. What's more, with fifteen days still […]

BattleCON Game Remastered For Level 99 Games 10th Anniversary

BattleCON Game Remastered For Level 99 Games' 10th Anniversary

Level 99 Games, the creators of such games as EXCEED Fighting System and Sakura Arms, are celebrating ten years of continued success in the field of tabletop gaming. As such, they are remastering one of their most classic games, BattleCON, to mark the occasion. BattleCON Devastation of Indines, the title of the remastered version of BattleCON, is […]

Sakura Arms Level 99s New Game On Kickstarter October 27th

Sakura Arms, Level 99's New Game, On Kickstarter October 27th

Level 99 Games, the tabletop gaming company responsible for EXCEED Fighting System and Pixel Tactics, is putting their next upcoming game, entitled Sakura Arms, onto Kickstarter on October 27th. This game is popular in Japan, where it is currently produced by its creators, BakaFire Party. According to Level 99's official website for Sakura Arms, the asymmetrical gameplay revolves […]

Digimon TCG Slated For Worldwide Release In January 2021

Digimon TCG Slated For Worldwide Release In January 2021

The Digimon franchise has been a mainstay in Japanese media since its inception. From the Digimon World series of video games to the anime, Digimon has gotten ample attention from its devoted fanbase. However, one aspect of the franchise has been neglected time and time again. Digimon's card games, whether its the Digi-Battle Card Game or the CCG, […]

Magic: The Gatherings Lands Wrath Commander Decklist Revealed

Magic: The Gathering's Land's Wrath Commander Decklist Revealed

The Land's Wrath Commander deck, tying in as one of two Magic: The Gathering precons with the game's newest upcoming expansion, Zendikar Rising, is being revealed right here, right now! And, to top it off, we have an exclusive interview with Gavin Verhey, Lead Deck Architect. Bleeding Cool: First off, could you please introduce yourself? Gavin […]

Pokémon TCG Base Set First Edition Box Now On Auction For $110K

Pokémon TCG Base Set First Edition Box Now On Auction For $110K

Since 1996, the Pokémon Trading Card Game, initially owned by Media Factory before The Pokémon Company claimed it in 2003, has been an amazingly-strong TCG in terms of its draw to audiences. Back in 1998, when it was released in the United States by Wizards of the Coast, the cards were a spectacularly-acclaimed set of collectibles, […]

CrunchyRolls Virtual Expo For 2020 Is This Weekend

CrunchyRoll's Virtual Expo For 2020 Is This Weekend

CrunchyRoll's online convention, the succinctly-titled Virtual CrunchyRoll Expo 2020, is happening this weekend. You can sign up for this totally-free event at the link provided. We over here at Bleeding Cool have gotten the general line-up on events for the convention to share with you! CrunchyRoll invites the international anime community to "explore the New […]

Magic: The Gatherings Roadmap For 2021 Zendikar Rising Revealed

Magic: The Gathering's Roadmap For 2021, Zendikar Rising Revealed

The debut for Zendikar Rising, the newest upcoming set for Magic: The Gathering, has hit Twitch.tv and as such, it brought with it a whole slew of new information regarding the future of the beloved trading card game by Wizards of the Coast. Hang on to your hats, folks – it's about to get epic. Zendikar Rising's […]

Silver Dagger A New Game By Bezier Games Unveiled For October

Silver Dagger, A New Game By Bezier Games, Unveiled For October

Bezier Games, a tabletop game company based out of Louisville, Tennessee, has announced today the unveiling of a new game in the Silver series of card games. Silver Dagger is slated to be officially released in October of this year and is already available for preorder on Bezier Games' website alongside the rest of the games […]

Magic: The Gathering Teams Up With K-Swiss For Jace-Themed Shoes

Magic: The Gathering Teams Up With K-Swiss For Jace-Themed Shoes

Anyone who is a big fan of Magic: The Gathering, the premier trading card game by Wizards of the Coast, can tell you that Magic-themed merchandise goes far beyond the cards. From t-shirts to keychains and even cars, Magic merch is a huge wellspring that Wizards of the Coast probably ought to tap into more (if you'll […]

Magic: The Gathering: Arena Amonkhet Remastered Cards To Invest In

Magic: The Gathering: Arena Amonkhet Remastered Cards To Invest In

Greetings, players and fans of Magic: The Gathering: Arena, Wizards of the Coast's digital interface version of their hit trading card game, Magic: The Gathering! Wizards has just recently released a Historic-format-only set called Amonkhet Remastered, which features key cards from the double-set Amonkhet block and more. As it stands, we wanted to write a bit about […]