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Friday, 11 March 2016

Gaming News from Neoscream: 11th March 2016

Welcome everyone to the “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 Bushiroad news. With Weiß Schwarz, today sees the release of "To LOVE る - Trouble - Darkness 2nd Volume 2" booster set in Japanese. Next Friday will see the release of THE IDOLM@STER CINDERELLA GIRLS in the form of three Trial Decks, a Booster Set and a Meister Set all in English.
Also with Cardfight Vanguard, today sees the release of the G Start Deck One: Odyssey of the Interspatial Dragon in English. Next Friday will see the release of G Legend Deck 2: The Overlord blaze "Toshiki Kai" in Japanese.

Next is the HeroClix news. This week we got previews of: Two versions of Baxter Stockman, two versions of Michelangelo and two versions of Leonardo from Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles.

Now for the Mantic news. The new rulebook for Deadzone in now in print.

Next is the Privateer Press news. Their Widower's Wood is still going on. As I post this they have managed to unlock since the lost post: Four more Small Tatzylwurms were added to all pledge levels. 
As I post this the stretch goals that are still going were: A Boss Swamp Gobber will be added to both the Deluxe and Premium pledge levels at $262k; four more Club Gatormen and a KickStarter exclusive mission will be added to all pledge levels at $245k; a Boss Small Tatzylurm will be added to both the Deluxe and Premium pledge levels at $287k; six Tomahawk Gatormen will be added to both the Deluxe and Premium pledge levels at $300k; a Boss Gatorman Bokor will be added to both the Deluxe and Premium pledge levels at $312k; two more Gatormen Bokor will be added to all pledge levels at $325k; three more KickStarter exclusive missions will be added to both Deluxe and Premium pledge levels at $337k; a KickStarter exclusive Blackhide Wrastler will be added to both Deluxe and Premium pledge levels at $350k; a KickStarter exclusive Swamp Horror will be added to both Deluxe and Premium pledge levels at $350k.


Now for the Cool Mini or Not news. The Masmorra: Dungeon of Arcadia KickStarter has ended making $1,010,958 with 10,862 backers. since the last post they have managed to unlock: Two KickStarter exclusive Infernal Dice; KickStarter Promo Dice Set as an added-on; a kit to use your non promo Arcadia Quest in this game as an add-on; Plastic Token Pack as an add-on; the KickStarter exclusive Heroes Makumba, Hyldir and Zsa Zsa; two KickStarter exclusive Nameless Dice; two KickStarter exclusive Mortis Dice; and a new finial level with a new big tiles and alternative finale rules. 

Lastly there is the Hawk Wargames news. They have revealed amazing renders of the Space Station set from Dropfleet Commander. With just one set you can build several medium space stations or one huge space station.



“KickStarter Dates”

  • Wave four of Kingdom Death Monster (December 2013), wave two of “Journey Wrath of Daemons” (July 2014), “Mekton Zero” (digital December 2013, physical March 2014), “Paranoia” (June 2015), wave two of “Shadows of Brimstone” (August 2014), “Zero Agents” (December 2015) and wave two of “Robotech RPG Tactics” (December 2013) have all been delay due to problems and currently have no dates on when these will start shipping.
  • Wave three of “Kingdom Death Monster” (December 2013), “Dragon Tide” (September 2015), "Mechabrick” (April 2014), “Slaughterball” (June 2015) and "Dwarven Forge's City Builder Terrain System” are all currently shipping.
  • Wave one of the “Infinity RPG” (February 2016), “Yashima: Legend of the Kami Master” (July 2015), “Deadzone Infestation” (January 2016), wave two of “Thunderbirds Co-operative Board Game” (December 2015)"Mechabrick Upgraded" and "Warbears and Stagriders, Fantasy Wargames Miniatures" should shipping this month.
  • "The Others: 7 Sins" (March 2016) should ship in April 2016.
  • “Halfling Adventurers Miniatures” (January 2016) should be shipping in late April to May.
  • Wave one of the “Conan” board game (February 2016), “Myth Journeyman”, "Dropfleet Commander", "Arcadia Quest Inferno" and wave two of "Zombicide Black Plague" (December 2015) should ship in June 2016.
  • “Demigods Rising” (July 2015), wave two of the “Infinity RPG”, “Battle System’s Urban Post Apocalypse Terrain” and "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Shadows of the Past" should ship in July 2016.
  • Wave one of "The Walking Dead All Out War" should be shipping in August 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.
  • "Masmorra: Dungeon of Arcadia" should ship in November 2016.
  • “Super Dungeon Explore: Legends” should ship in December 2016.
  • "Widower's Wood" should ship in January 2017. 



"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.
  • Every Monday (except Bank Holidays) night at Wargames Workshop MK is there Wargames and Boardgamers night.
  • Every Thursday night Milton Keynes Wargames Society holds a gaming night at York House in Stony Stratford.
  • On Sunday the 6th of March 2016, Guardians of Tyr will be running a Star Wars X-Wing tournament at Wargames Workshop MK. However it is sold out.
  • On Saturday the 6th of March 2016, there will be a Weiß Schwarz Tournament at Wargames Workshop MK. Please check the "CFVanguard and WeißSchwarz M.K." Facebook group for details.
  • On Monday the 7th of March 2016, will be the second part of the Frostgrave campaign being played at Wargames Workshop MK. We will be meeting up once a month on the first Monday of the month for ten months. For details please check the "Frostgrave: The Beginning" Facebook group.
  • On Saturday the 12th of March 2016, there will be a Cardfight Vanguard Tournament at Wargames Workshop MK. Please check the "CFVanguard and WeißSchwarz M.K." Facebook group for details.
  • On Sunday 13th of March 2016, Guardians of Tyr will be running a Steam Roller Warmachine/Hordes tournament at Wargames Workshop Northampton.
  • On Saturday the 19th of March 2016, Guardians of Tyr will be running a Game of Thrones The Card Game tournament at Wargames Workshop Northampton.
  • On Saturday the 20th of March 2016, there will be a Weiß Schwarz Tournament at Wargames Workshop MK. Please check the "CFVanguard and WeißSchwarz M.K." Facebook group for details.
  • On Saturday the 26th of March 2016, there will be a Cardfight Vanguard Tournament at Wargames Workshop MK. Please check the "CFVanguard and WeißSchwarz M.K." Facebook group for details.
  • On Saturday the 2nd of April 2016, Guardians of Tyr will be running a Warhammer 40,000 Conquest tournament at Wargames Workshop Northampton and a Steam Roller Warmachine/Hordes tournament at Wargames Workshop MK.
  • On Saturday 16th of April, Salute will be happening at the ExCel London. This year's theme is Steam Punk.
Wargames Workshop MK has a £2 gaming fee or £4 with a £3.50 booster pack (Magic/Yu-Gi-Oh) 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 30 minutes early.



    "Painting and Converting"

    This time I have for you all Morgan, Prince Aaron and Monkey King from Arcadia Quest and both version of Dan from Zombicide.


    On Tuesday's post I should have for you all both versions of Louise from Zombicide.


    Until next time, enjoy life.