Opinion: Josh's Tabletop Gaming Resolutions for 2020

Opinion: Josh's Tabletop Gaming Resolutions for 2020

I know that a bunch of my colleagues here at Bleeding Cool have made a bunch of "best of 2019" posts, and "resolutions for 2020" posts, and I want to weigh in with a list of things I could do better on, and improve in, come the new year. This list revolves around tabletop gaming and […]

Malifaux gets a new "Salty Seadevil" from Wyrd Games

Malifaux gets a new "Salty Seadevil" from Wyrd Games

The new third edition of Malifaux has been on shelves for a few months, and a lot of players have been spending some quality times with their crews working out the changes that Wyrd brought about with the new rules. Now that the dust has settled, it's time to bring on some new minis! The […]

Opinion: Why Tabletop Games Falter: "Arena Rex", "Malifaux", and More

Opinion: Why Wargames Falter: "Arena Rex", "Malifaux", and More

Last Sunday, I wrote a piece detailing a few trading card games which, while being super cool in concept, failed to attract a huge audience of players. In the end, they failed as a game for that reason and others. Today I want to go into this discussion from the angle of tabletop wargames and […]

Wyrd Shows off the New Malifaux Nightmare Box for Gen Con

Wyrd Shows off the New Malifaux Nightmare Box for Gen Con

The new third edition of Malifaux is upon us, with Wyrd Games offering up a new, streamlined version of their awesome steampunk/horror/weird west miniature skirmish game! You can check out the new rules for free, and even get the upgrade cards for your old warbands without spending a penny! But you're going to want to […]

Malifaux Third Edition is Available NOW, FREE, from Wyrd

Malifaux Third Edition is Available NOW, FREE, from Wyrd

It seems like a thousand years have passed since Wyrd Games announced the third edition of Malifaux was in development, but it's really only been a few months. One of the coolest things about Malifaux 3E, though, is that it is available for free, right now, from Wyrd's website. The second most cool thing? Your […]

Wyrd Games teases "Burning Bridges" Minis for Malifaux 3E

Wyrd Games teases "Burning Bridges" Minis for Malifaux 3E

The new edition of Malifaux is coming out next month, which is plenty of reason to celebrate. But Wyrd knows we love to party really hard, so they decided to add a little fuel to our party fire. Get ready for the Burning Bridges boxed set, which includes Elijah Borgmann, a big ole' Fire Golem, […]

Wyrd Update: 'The Other Side' Mini Rulebook, a Big Ghost, and a Big Ax

Wyrd Update: 'The Other Side' Mini Rulebook, a Big Ghost, and a Big Ax

Wyrd's continued promotion for the upcoming 3rd edition of Malifaux is taking a break this week, but that doesn't mean the crew behind our favorite Old West meets Old Ones game is resting on their laurels. There's new releases coming out for The Other Side, the game of mass battles set in the Malifaux universe! […]

Wyrd's Annual Easter Sale is LIVE Through April 22nd

Wyrd's Annual Easter Sale is LIVE Through April 22nd

Several times each year, Wyrd Games puts out a couple of limited edition miniatures for Malifaux, their wild-west-and-monsters skirmish game. Sometimes, those exclusives come back on other sales, to, which is great news if you missed out last time! This year, there's some pretty great offerings, plus some old favorites are back in play! And […]

Wyrd Adding Individual Faction Books to Malifaux Third Edition

The fine folks at Wyrd Games are dotting all the "i's" and crossing the "t's" on the third edition of Malifaux, which will be hitting stores sooner than a lot sooner than most of us anticipated: Are you ready for early summer, 2019? That's going to be a huge relief for game stores that have […]

Wyrd Summons 'The Other Side' Releases for March

Wyrd Games is continuing its focus on new releases for The Other Side, their large-scale miniature combat game set in the Malifaux universe. March sees four new releases coming to The Other Side, including some very nasty looking shark dudes! THE FRENZY On the tabletop, the Frenzy benefits immensely from being a Squad. Most importantly, […]

Wyrd Releases for February: More Monsters, More Firepower

Wyrd Games is packing their latest game, The Other Side, all the way to the gills with brand new releases in February! Here's a look at all the creatures and units coming our way! Horomatangi is a powerful creature, brimming with ancient magic. The creature escaped Malifaux several hundred years back, but found it's magical […]

The Dreamer Gets a New Look for Malifaux 3E

Wyrd Games just previewed the new Dreamer box set for the upcoming Third Edition of Malifaux, and it looks like our favorite sleepy-time fiend and his friends have grown up a bit! This week, we're revealing that the Dreamer and his Nightmare crew have all grown up. It seems that Lord Chompy Bits' Earthside exploration […]

Wyrd Announces Open Beta for Malifaux 3rd Edition!

Here's your chance to help guide a miniatures game to greatness! Wyrd Games just announced that play-testing for the third edition of Malifaux is about to go into open beta testing! We're thrilled to announce that on Wednesday, January 16th, we will be launching an OPEN BETA for Malifaux Third Edition! Many of you have […]

Go 'Through the Breach' with Wyrd's Bundle of Holding

Wyrd Games has teamed up with Bundle of Holding to offer two really great deals for Through the Breach players, and proceeds go to a great cause with Reading is Fundamental receiving 10% of the money raised. In the magic-saturated parallel world of Malifaux, you take on the roles of unique Fated citizens, such as Gunfighters, […]

Bleeding Cool's Best in Gaming 2018: Best Tabletop Miniature Game

Not all tabletop games come with miniature models, but every gamer knows that the best ones come with several unique minis for you to assemble and paint. For this category, we'll be looking at the Best Tabletop Miniature Games of all time. We'll come back to the 2018 specific games in just a bit. First […]

Bleeding Cool's Best in Games 2018: Best Tabletop Skirmisher

A tabletop skirmisher wargame is like a large scale wargame, just smaller and shorter. Rather than controlling legions of miniature battle units, instead you control only a handful. The games are often shorter than your typical wargame, and are waged on smaller tables. However, that doesn't mean they can't be absolutely brutal. The nominees for […]

Wyrd Games Announces Black Friday Sale Details

Wyrd Games just released the details for their Black Friday sale for Malifaux! HEY WYRDOS, It's that time of the year again. Here is our Black Friday/Thanksgiving/Birthday sale announcement! Rather than beating a dead unicorn with extra text, let's get right to the good stuff: what will be available for purchase during the sale! As you […]

The Queen's Return: Wyrd's March Releases

Wyrd Games sent out their upcoming release schedule for March yesterday. The schedule includes the Titania box set for Malifaux 2E, Wyrd Games' tabletop skirmisher. Naturally, Titania's box is called The Queen's Return and belongs to the Neverborn faction.  Like most Neverborn masters, Titania looks goddamn awesome. Her primary mechanics are already known, and will definitely […]

The 2014 Origins Award Winners For Tabletop Gaming – With A Few Surprises

By Christopher Helton This past weekend was the Origins Game Fair in Columbus, Ohio, one of the bigger tabletop gaming conventions outside of Gen Con. One of the highlights of the convention is the first of tabletop gaming's awards, the Origins Awards. The winners in all of the categories were announced: Best Role Playing Game Numenera – […]