Tabletop Features

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Crowdfunding Spotlight – Hero: Tales of the Tomes

August 28, 2018 by Robert N. Adams

Play NYC had a lot more tabletop games this year than in its inaugural year. The basement had a couple of neat titles set up with plenty of room to…

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Aristeia Smoke and Mirrors Expansion Review – Burning and Smoke in the HexaDome

August 21, 2018 by Adam Potts

Smoke and Mirrors is an expansion pack for Corvus Belli’s Aristeia game. It requires the core set to play, which you can read our review of here. Smoke and Mirrors…

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L5R LCG Elemental Cycle – The Forces of the Five Rings Enter the LCG

August 20, 2018 by Adam Potts

We’ve been following the Legend of the Five Rings (L5R) Living Card Game (LCG) from Fantasy Flight Games (FFG) since its release last year, starting with the Core Set, the…

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Play NYC 2018 Recap – NYC Busts Out Its Best Games

August 15, 2018 by Robert N. Adams

Play NYC has come and gone yet again. The second year of this Manhattan-based gaming convention created by Playcrafting’s Dan Butchko had a lot of changes including a new venue (the…

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Start Collecting Warmachine / Hordes – The Start Collecting Series Gets Real Competitive

August 15, 2018 by Adam Potts

Start Collecting moves into the competitive world of wargaming with Warmachine and Hordes. Start Collecting is a series about beginner gamers, starting out in the world of wargames, possibly with…

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Crowdfunding Spotlight – Clear The Decks!

August 13, 2018 by Robert N. Adams

Clear The Decks! is a cooperative card game for 1-4 players set in the Age of Sail where you and your friends try to sink an enemy ship before all…

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Star Wars Destiny – Way of the Force – Unboxing and Deck Construction

August 1, 2018 by Adam Potts

Way of the Force is the latest expansion for Star Wars Destiny in the Legacy cycle. We’ve so far taken an introductory look at the current cycle’s starter packs and…

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Warhammer Age of Sigmar Champions TCG Introduction – Booster Box Opening and Deck Guides

July 31, 2018 by Adam Potts

Warhammer Age of Sigmar Champions is a brand new collectible card game (CCG or TCG – trading card game) from PlayFusion, the company behind the incredibly popular Lightseekers TCG. In…

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Video to Tabletop: Part 3 Card Game – Boss Monster

July 30, 2018 by Adam Potts

Welcome to the third part of this series of articles here at TechRaptor where we look into the development process of making a video game into a tabletop game. The…

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Star Wars Destiny – A Legacies Introduction and Booster Opening

July 7, 2018 by Adam Potts

Star Wars Destiny is a collectible card game from Fantasy Flight Games (FFG) that uniquely blends a dice and card game into a great, fast paced competitive game. Star Wars…