Long ago on the distant planet of Eternia, a man named Prince Adam held his mystic sword in the air and yelled “BY THE POWER OF GRAYSKULL! I HAVE THE POWER!” The words transformed him into the superhero He-Man, and as a bonus turned his pathetic pet Cringer into the fearsome Battle Cat. He-Man’s goal: […]
Hasbro has held the Star Wars license for a long time, longer if you count its years under Kenner (whom Hasbro bought out). In February Hasbro launched Haslab, their own personal crowdfunding site where they’ll promise to make ridiculously decadent collector’s items only if enough people pledge to buy them. The first item: a recreation […]
“it’s-a me! Cario!” Nintendo and Hot Wheels are teaming up to produce a line of plastic cars based on the Mario characters. Here’s the weird part: they aren’t Mario characters riding IN cars. This isn’t a Mario Kart kind of thing. These are Mario characters turned INTO cars. Mario has become a racer, Bowser a […]
In an age where anything, and everything, can be a game, a slew of classic games and TV shows are becoming board games for die hard fans to enjoy. This weeks entry? Buffy The Vampire Slayer. As revealed on Jasco Games, the board game representation of the classic TV series by Joss Whedon will arrive […]
A tabletop card game based on the classic computer game Oregon Trailer is apparently being released tomorrow exclusively to Target. This was confirmed by both online users, and Polygon, who contacted Target specifically for confirmation. According to reports, and leaked pictures on Imgur, the tabletop game closely follows the layout and design of the legendary title. […]
Gnosis Conflict, a 2-4 player board game set in a dystopian near-future where the governments and corporations vie for control over downed pieces of extra-terrestrial probes, salvaged for their technology and kept secret from the public, has launched its Kickstarter campaign. The resulting technological arms race has spawned ruthless collection teams sent out into the […]
Groovy. Yep, Evil Dead fans unite on Kickstarter, for an official tabletop board game of the classic movie is now available to pledge to. The 15 day campaign has already gotten over 4,000 backers, and over $350,000 raised since its launch. The goal for the game was only $70,000. The game is described as: “The […]
At SDCC, Lego Batman himself Will Arnett debuted the first poster for the upcoming Lego Batman movie. A true spinoff of The Lego Movie. On Twitter he states: “Psst…. Here’s an exclusive #LEGOBatmanMovie poster in honor of #SDCC2016. #LEGOSDCC” The film is scheduled to release in 2017.
In honor of 75 years of comic book service, Marvel has unveiled a massive statue honoring Captain America. You can see the unveiling, and a detailed explanation of the statue via the video below.
Hot Wheels is never afraid to go beyond the bounds of rational thought in order to make something really cool. Take for example their X-Wing carship, a standard Hot Wheel by many standard. But, then they decided to make a life-size version of it. The car was esigned by Dmitriy Shakhmatov, and produced through a […]
This past weekend, the Pokemon World Championships took place in Columbus, OH. During that weekend, it set a new record for attendance according to IGN. The tournament itself features three separate branches. One for the Pokemon Trading Card Game, one for the handheld games, in this Pokemon Alpha Ruby and Omega Sapphire, and a new […]
Monopoly is the most popular board game of all time, by a large margin. As such, many different versions of the game have released. Each version usually has a signature theme, and can span all wakes of media. Versions include: Star Wars, Disney, Pokemon, Pixar, and now, Final Fantasy. Merchroid unveiled the special version of […]