Giaco Furino

Staff Writer

Giaco Furino is an avid board gamer and writer based in NYC. Before pursuing writing as a full-time career, he was the manager of a hip Brooklyn board game shop. His first film which he co-wrote, the punk-slasher 'The Ranger,' played the festival circuit last year, and is heading to streaming soon!


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Cubicle 7 Announces New The One Ring Second Edition Tabletop RPG

Cubicle 7 has just announced that they’re releasing a new, second edition of their Lord of the Rings tabletop RPG, The One Ring. Previously titled The One Ring: Adventures over the Edge of…

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Symbaroum Tabletop RPG Review – First Impressions From A Fractured World

Deep in the ink-black darkness of the ruinous forest of Davokar, something dreadful stirs. You can’t see it, but you know your shadow is already marred with oily streaks from…

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We Spoke To Stonemaier Games About Their New Retailer Policy

Recently, Stonemaier Games, the makers of tabletop board games Scythe, Charterstone, Wingspan, and more, released a new Retailer and Distributor Communication Policy explaining that they would no longer be selling…

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Dark Souls Board Game Maker Steamforged Games Gets £5M Investment

UK-based private equity company Foresight Group just invested £5 million into Steamforged Games, creators of the tabletop miniatures sports-skirmish game Guild Ball. According to the announcement, the goal of this investment is to ramp up…

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Big Eyes Small Mouth Tabletop Anime RPG Gets A New Edition

Dyskami Publishing Company just announced that they’ve once again partnered with Vampire: The Masquerade publishers White Wolf Entertainment to produce a new, fourth edition of the cult-favorite (and incredibly-named) anime tabletop roleplaying…

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Plague Inc. Founder Gets Real About Board Game Sales Data

James Vaughan, the founder of Ndemic Creations and the video game series Plague Inc., Rebels Inc., and Plague Inc.: The Board Game posted a blog yesterday giving an unprecedented look into the sales…

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Time Traveling Time Chase and Artsy Artsee Board Games Coming Soon

Renegade Game Studios, the makers of the acclaimed Clank! series of board games has just announced two new small box games hitting shelves later this year, Time Chase and Artsee. Time Chase puts…

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Altered Carbon Gets the Tabletop RPG Treatment in 2020

Skydance Media just signed a multi-year licensing deal with roleplaying game producers Hunters Entertainment to create a tabletop RPG based on the Netflix series Altered Carbon. The series, set in a…

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Space Park Review – A Pleasant Trip Through Space

It can be incredibly difficult to design a lightweight game with easy-to-grasp rules and a few components, while still providing enough strategy to keep players interested, but nailing that tension…

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Fantasy Flight Announces New Clone Wars Core Set For Star Wars: Legion

Fantasy Flight just announced a new core set for their Star Wars miniature wargame Legion. Where the first core set and subsequent Unit Expansions concerned the struggles between the rebel alliance…