Tabletop Games


Opinion: Joshs 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 […]

Marvel and Games Workshop Sitting in a Tree M-A-K-I-N-G Warhammer Comics

Marvel and Games Workshop Sitting in a Tree M-A-K-I-N-G Warhammer Comics

Ahead of New York Comic Con this week, Marvel Comics has announced a new partnership with Games Workshop to produce comics based on the popular tabletop game Warhammer. The first of these comics will be released in Fall of next year. Will Marvel bring characters from Warhammer into the Marvel Universe like they did with […]

Kickstarter at 10 Years: The Past Present and Future of Games Crowdfunding

Kickstarter at 10 Years: The Past, Present, and Future of Games Crowdfunding

Influential projects came to the platform soon after—Cards Against Humanity and Alien Frontiers, an early euro-style board game. [caption id="attachment_1027442" align="aligncenter" width="600"] //Credit: Cards Against Humanity[/caption]Bleeding Cool: Where is Kickstarter going as a platform for games?Anya Combs: Tabletop games are thriving on Kickstarter right now Since 2009, backers have pledged $700 million to more than 19,000[...]

The Battle Of Houses Begins In Mistborn: House War

The Battle Of Houses Begins In Mistborn: House War

As a lover of tabletop games, I’m always on the lookout for what’s new and exciting A lot of really unique games can be found on Kickstarter, and when I stumbled upon this one the other day, I had to share it with you It’s called, Mistborn: House War, and it’s the first official board[...]

Paradox Interactive Acquires White Wolf Publishing

Paradox Interactive Acquires White Wolf Publishing

By Christopher Helton Shocking news in tabletop gaming came down the other day as it was announced that Paradox Interactive, publishers of video games like Crusader Kings II and Magika, had acquired White Wolf Publishing and the related Vampire: The Masquerade and World of Darkness rights brands from CCP Games. The deal for White Wolf […]

Bleeding Gen Con: This Years Must Have Games At Gen Con

Bleeding Gen Con: This Year's Must Have Games At Gen Con

By Christopher Helton Wednesday I will be in Indianapolis, Indiana for the "Best Four Days In Gaming," Gen Con. The convention itself doesn't start until Thursday, but the fun starts on Wednesday night. Last year, as the lead in to my covering Gen Con for the first time for Bleeding Cool, I put together a list of some […]

A Storm Is Coming As TORG Returns With A New Edition

A Storm Is Coming As TORG Returns With A New Edition

By Christopher Helton One of the big announcements at Gen Con next week will be the return of the classic roleplaying game TORG from German publisher Ulisses Spiele and Shane Hensley, creator of Deadlands and Savage Worlds, and a team of designers and writers to be announced. Speculation has been rampant online as Hensley and others have been posting pictures of […]

SDCC 15: John Carter Comes To Tabletop Gaming

SDCC '15: John Carter Comes To Tabletop Gaming

Howard's Conan for roleplaying, the DUST Adventures roleplaying game) will aggressively produce various tabletop games using the characters and settings of the John Carter universe.First up, due out by Christmas of 2015, will be John Carter —The Roleplaying Game, using a streamlined version of the company's 2d20 System, which was created for the latest edition of the Mutant Chronicles roleplaying game[...]

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Enter HeroClix Fray

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Enter HeroClix Fray

By Christopher Helton At the opening of the Origins Game Fair in Columbus, Ohio today WizKids (makers of the popular HeroClix games) announced a partnership with Nickelodeon to produce games based on the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. Games will include HeroClix and DiceMaster games based on the TMNT properties. According to the information released, the games will cover "all iterations of the comics […]


Now You Can Roleplay A Martian In GURPS: Mars Attacks

Now You Can Roleplay A Martian In GURPS: Mars Attacks

  Want to recreate your favorite scenes from the Mars Attacks movie or trading cards in your tabletop roleplaying game campaigns? Look no further than the upcoming GURPS: Mars Attacks supplement coming from Steve Jackson Games and Topps. Building on the success of Mars Attacks: The Dice Game, and the upcoming Mars Attacks: Ten-Minute Takedown dexterity game, brings the worlds of Mars […]

New Dungeons &#038 Dragons Adventure Brings Elements Of Evil To Your Campaign

New Dungeons & Dragons Adventure Brings Elements Of Evil To Your Campaign

The newest campaign arc for the 5th edition of the Dungeons & Dragons tabletop roleplaying game from Wizards of the Coast is now available in your friendly local gaming/comic store. Inspired by one of the earliest large scale, "mega" adventures for Advanced Dungeons & Dragons,  Princes of the Apocalypse unleashes an ancient evil upon the lands of the Forgotten […]

Lankhmar: City Of Thieves Brings Fantasy Classic To The Savage Worlds RPG

Lankhmar: City Of Thieves Brings Fantasy Classic To The Savage Worlds RPG

With the upcoming Lankhmar: City of Thieves supplement, Pinnacle Entertainment brings the worlds of Fritz Lieber's classic fantasy characters Fafhrd and the Gray Mouser into the Savage Worlds tabletop roleplaying game. Full of setting material covering the world of Nehwon, the characters of the stories and how to play stories like those written by Lieber, Lankhmar: City of Thieves will be the […]

Battle New Psyker Eruptions And Mutant Uprisings In Enemies Within For The Dark Heresy RPG

Battle New Psyker Eruptions And Mutant Uprisings In Enemies Within For The Dark Heresy RPG

The universe of Warhammer Fantasy Roleplay and Warhammer 40K is one of the richest settings in tabletop gaming. Stretching across novels, tabletop  games, comics, miniatures and video games, diverse hands have stirred the pot of Chaos, magic and adventure for over three decades now. Fantasy Flight Games announced the latest addition to this rich and growing setting, […]

IDW Is Bringing Out Orphan Black Table Top Games Starting This Summer

IDW Is Bringing Out Orphan Black Table Top Games Starting This Summer

Calling all fans of Orphan Black! IDW has announced a series of Orphan Black tabletop games Orphan Black #1 was recently declared February’s top-selling comic, so this exciting news is a great follow up to that The first game that will be released will be a card game scheduled to be in stores this summer[...]