Tag Archives: tabletop game

Board game The Binding of Isaac expansion to see global roll out after reaching $6.1m on Kickstarter

A crowdfunding project to develop an expansion for the popular tabletop game, The Binding of Isaac: Four Souls has smashed through its initial goal of $100,000 by over 6000 per cent, reaching more than $6.1 million on the Kickstarter platform. Developed by Maestro Media in association with Studio71 Games, the …

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Exploding Kittens launches first licensed title Exploding Minions with Illumination and Universal

The hit tabletop games publisher, Exploding Kittens has launched its first licensed game, Exploding Minions, developed in collaboration with Illumination and Universal Brand Development. The new game is a Minions-inspired take on its flagship Exploding Kittens card game, drawing on the appeal of one of the most successful animation franchises …

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Funko Games hits us with a heavy dose of nostalgia with The Goonies: Never Say Die board game

Giving us all good reason to do the Truffle Shuffle (like we needed it), the pop culture specialist is tugging directly on the nostalgia strings with the launch of its newest board game, The Goonies: Never Say Die. Yes, down here it’s our time… to relive the action adventure of …

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Mattel’s Whac-A-Mole to get own TV game show as toy firm prepares for tabletop re-release

Whac-A-Mole has become the latest Mattel toy property to receive the TV treatment as the television production outfit, Fremantle, prepares to develop a new game show based on the title. The move comes amid a slate of TV licensing announcements from Mattel, including the most recent partnership with Propagate to …

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Ticket to Ride Europe celebrates 15 years with collector’s edition from Asmodee

Asmodee and Days of Wonder are celebrating the 15th anniversary of the hit board game, Ticket to Ride Europe with the launch of a limited collector’s edition this spring. Ticket to Ride Europe is the second installment of the Ticket to Ride gaming franchise, one that has been enjoyed by …

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US game designer finds humour in the global pandemic through Kickstarter project Surviving Quarantine

A US game designer has taken to Kickstarter to launch a new family tabletop game designed to help players around the world make light of and find the humour in the global pandemic. The game has been billed as a ‘play on the madness of the pandemic’ challenging players to …

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Cyberpunk franchise returns to the tabletop with card game and board game in development

Crowds were wowed at this year’s E3 consumer show when Keanu Reeves took to the stage to announce the upcoming video game – and his own appearance within it – , Cyberpunk 2077. Now, the title has gone and picked up fresh points with the gaming fanbase, with news that …

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Hasbro’s Magic: The Gathering will tap into market ‘upwards of 250 million’ when it launches to digital this year

Hasbro’s Magic: The Gathering will be tapping into a market of upwards of 250 million fans of collectable or trading card games when it officially launches to the digital space this year. Expectations are high for the popular card game that, when its PC version called Magic: The Gathering Arena …

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Exploding Kittens creators launch own Burning Cat gaming convention

Remember Elan Lee and his Exploding Kittens card game? Yes, the one that set a whole load of new records on the crowdfunding platform Kickstarter around three years ago? Well, the team behind this hit tabletop card game – and continued best-seller – has just detailed its plans to launch …

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