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Friday, 13 November 2015

Gaming News from Neoscream: 13th November 2015

Welcome everybody to this week’s “Gaming News from Neoscream” post. This is my weekly gaming news post for miniature games, RPGs and some card games, as well as my miniatures painting and upcoming local events.



“Gaming News”

First off we have the HeroClix news. We got previews of: Three different versions of Superman, Eclipso and the Red Son version of Batamn from DC Superman/Wonder Woman.

Now for the Bushiroad news. With the WeißSchwarz side, today sees the release of the Dog Days Extra Booster Set in Japanese. Friday next week will see the release of the Symphogear GX Booster Set in Japanese.
With the Cardfight Vanguard side, today sees the release of in Japan G Trial Deck 6: Rallying Call of the Interspectral Dragon, G Trial Deck 7: Illusionist of the Crescent Moon and G Booster Set 5: Moonlit Dragonfang. Next Friday will see the release of G Comic Booster 1: Vanguard and Deletor in English.

Next is the Ninja Division news. Their Super Dungeon Explore: Legends KickStarter has ended. They made $1,290,522 with 6,611 backers. Since the last post they have managed to unlock: The Mini-Boss Nethercorn was added to the Explorer, Dark Consul and Legendary pledge levels; the new Hero Lunar Knight was added to the Explorer, Dark Consul and Legendary pledge levels; “The Talking Tree” Digital Adventure was added to the Explorer, Dark Consul and Legendary pledge levels; “To Kill A Dragon” Digital Adventure was added to the Explorer, Dark Consul and Legendary pledge levels; a Sweet as Soda pin was added to the Explorer, Dark Consul and Legendary pledge levels; the Dark Consul’s Screen was added to the Explorer, Dark Consul and Legendary pledge levels; the Mini-Boss Grim Golem was added to the Explorer, Dark Consul and Legendary pledge levels; “Outta My Pub!” Digital Adventure was added to the Explorer, Dark Consul and Legendary pledge levels; Bossed of Legends II The Yowling as an add-on; the Mini-Boss and Dark Hero Orc Warlord was added to the Explorer, Dark Consul and Legendary pledge levels; six additional Spites Creeps was added to the Explorer, Dark Consul and Legendary pledge levels; the NPC Nikolai Ten was added to the Explorer, Dark Consul and Legendary pledge levels; six double sided Dungeon Tiles Midnight Tower Tiles was added to the Explorer, Dark Consul and Legendary pledge levels; the pets Mister Bligh, Troopa Doug and Overlord Okami were added to the Explorer, Dark Consul and Legendary pledge levels; the NPC Aubnar Buttonbjorn was added to the Explorer, Dark Consul and Legendary pledge levels; the new Hero Moonspire Guardian was added to the Explorer, Dark Consul and Legendary pledge levels; “Shadow of the Queen” Digital Adventure was added to the Explorer, Dark Consul and Legendary pledge levels; the NPC Ser Charles Strong was added to the Explorer, Dark Consul and Legendary pledge levels; the Bitey Book box to store all the rewards in was added to the Explorer, Dark Consul and Legendary pledge levels; Decide Your Dungeon story book was added to the Explorer, Dark Consul and Legendary pledge levels; “Sugar High” Digital Adventure was added to the Explorer, Dark Consul and Legendary pledge levels; and the Dark Consul Coin was added to the Explorer, Dark Consul and Legendary pledge levels.

Now for the Wyrd Games news. This week's Monday Preview was a look at the renders for the upcoming the Guild Sergeant. Also Customeeple have released a licensed line of Malifaux terrain.

Next was the Cool Mini or Not news. The Arcadia Quest Inferno KickStarter should be starting on Monday.

Lastly there is the Hawk Wargame news. Their KickStarter for Dropfleet Commander still continuous and since last week they have managed to unlock: One free Shaltari Frigate Sprue that makes up four Frigates will be added to the Captain level pledge and above and one free Shaltari Cruiser Sprue that makes up one cruiser will be added to all level pledges; the KickStarter Exclusive “2-Up” UCM Beijing Class Battleship as an add-on; and a modular Space Station pack add-on.
Stretch Goals that still going as I post this were: One free PHR Frigate Sprue that makes up four Frigates will be added to the Captain level pledge and above and one free PHR Cruiser Sprue that makes up one cruiser will be added to all level pledges at £350k; a free Frigate Sprue of each race will be added to all level pledges at £500k; and a UCM Dog Tag will be added to all level pledges at 3k backers.



“KickStarter Dates”

·         Wave two of “Journey Wrath of Daemons” (July 2014), “Mekton Zero” (digital December 2013, physical March 2014) and “Paranoia” (June 2015) have all been delay due to problems and currently have no dates on when these will start shipping.
·         “Dungeon Saga: The Dwarf King’s Quest” (August 2015), “Blood Rage”, wave one of “Kingdom Death Monster” (December 2013), wave one of “Thunderbirds Co-operative Board Game” (August 2015), “Ghostbusters the Board Game” and “Home Raiders” have been shipped or is shipping soon.
·         Wave one of “Mechabrick” (April 2014), “Dragon Tide” (September 2015) and wave two of “Kings of War Second Edition” (July 2015) should ship this month.
·         The “Arcadia Quest Inferno” KickStarter should be starting on the 16th of November 2015.
·         Wave three of “Kingdom Death Monster” (December 2013), “Demigods Rising” (July 2015)/”Demigods Evolution” and wave two of “Yashima: Legend of the Kami Master” (July 2015) should ship between now and December 2015.
·         Wave two of “Robotech RPG Tactics” (December 2013) should ship between December 2015 and March 2016.
·         Wave two of “Thunderbirds Co-operative Board Game”, “Ninja All-Stars”, “Zero Agents”, wave 1.5 of “Shadows of Brimstone” (August 2014), “Zombicide Black Plague”, “Slaughterball” (June 2015) and wave two of “Mechabrick” (April 2014) should ship in December 2015.
·         The “Dropfleet Commander” KickStarter will end on the 4th of December.
·         “Dwarven Forge's City Builder Terrain System”, “Deadzone Infestation” and “Halfling Adventurers Miniatures” should ship in January 2016.
·         Both wave one of the “Conan” board game and wave two of “Shadows of Brimstone” (August 2014) should ship between January and March 2016.
·         Wave one of the “Infinity RPG” should ship in February 2016.
·         “The Others: 7 Sins” should ship in March 2016.
·         “Myth Journeyman” should ship in June 2016.
·         Both wave two of the “Infinity RPG” and “Battle System’s Urban Post Apocalypse Terrain” should ship in July 2016.
·         Wave two of the “Conan” board game should ship between July and September 2016.
·         “Warpath” should ship in September 2016.
·         Wave three of the “Infinity RPG” should ship in October 2016.
·         “Super Dungeon Explore: Legends” should ship in December 2016



"Up and coming Events"

These are local gaming events in Milton Keynes I know of, Guardians of Tyr events at Wargames Workshop Northampton and other events I plan on going to or want to advertise.

·                     On Mondays (not including Bank Holidays) at Wargames Workshop MK is Wargaming night.
·                     On Tuesdays at Wargames Workshop MK it is Card games night (or is it just Magic the Gathering).
·                     On Thursdays York House Youth Centre in Stony Stratford is open from Wargamers and Boardgamers.
·                     On Fridays at Wargames Workshop MK it is Friday Night Magic.
·                     On Sundays, Wargames Workshop MK is now open. It will be for role-play and board games day on every Sunday apart from the last Sunday of the month which will be a card games day (Yu-Gi-Oh, Magic and Cardfight Vanguard).
·                     On Saturday the 14th of November 2015, there will be a Cardfight Vanguard Tournament at Wargames Workshop MK. Rules of the event will be on the “CFVanguard and WeißSchwarz M.K.” Facebook group.
·                     On Sunday the 15th of November 2015, there will be a Cardfight Vanguard Sneak Peek for G Comic Booster 1: Vanguard and Deletor at Wargames Workshop MK. Rules of the event will be on the “CFVanguard and WeißSchwarz M.K.” Facebook group.
·                     On Saturday the 21st of November 2015 will be a Mantic Open Day.
·                     On Saturday the 21st of November 2015, Guardians of Tyr will be running a Warhammer 40,000 Conquest tournament at Wargames Workshop MK.
·                     On Sunday the 22nd of November 2015, there will be a Weiß Schwarz Tournament at Wargames Workshop MK. Rules of the event will be on the “CFVanguard and WeißSchwarz M.K.” Facebook group.
·                     On Saturday the 28th of November 2015, Guardians of Tyr will be running Android Netrunner UK Team Championship 2015 at Wargames Workshop Northampton.
·                     On Saturday the 5th of December 2015, Guardians of Tyr will be running a Steam Roller Warmachine/Hordes tournament at Wargames Workshop MK.
·                     On Saturday the 19th of December 2015, Guardians of Tyr will be running a Warhammer 40,000 tournament at Wargames Workshop MK.
·                     On Saturday the 16th of January 2016, Guardians of Tyr will be running a Star Wars X-Wing tournament at Wargames Workshop MK.
·                     On Sunday the 17th of January 2016, Guardians of Tyr will be running a Steam Roller Warmachine/Hordes tournament at Wargames Workshop Northampton.

Wargames Workshop MK has a £2 gaming fee or £4 with a booster pack (Magic/Yu-Gi-Oh/Vanguard) unless it is a paid tournament run by Guardians of Tyr. Weekday events normally start at 6/7PM.

For rules for Guardians of Tyr tournaments and leagues as well as information on pre booking your place in tournament. Pre booking is highly recommended so they know how many people are coming. So please go to their website which there is a link to it under my links section which are located on the right hand side of this blog.

York House has a £3 on the day gaming fee (unless you are a child or unemployed where it is £1) and a £5 fee for a year’s membership. However the first day is free and they only take yearly membership fee at the start of the year. The hall officially opens at 7PM, but normally people start arrived 15 to 20 minutes early.



“Painting and Converting”

For this post I have for you all are Harmony, Flint and Brick from Guild Ball.


On Tuesday's post I should have for you all Mallet and Marbles from Guild Ball and a Valkyrie in Jet mode from Robotech RPG Tactics.


Until next time, hope for a better tomorrow.