Here are the latest announcements and stories that caught our eyes this (very slow news) week:
- There are more sales than you can shake a drumstick at this weekend, including some great deals from Iello.
- Also, Wyrmwood Gaming has their Black Friday Lottery that gives lucky shoppers the chance to pick up exotic wood accessories at domestic prices. They also give away big credits to some random buyers.
- Rob Daviau tweeeted about a Lovecraftian game he was playtesting back in March. Yesterday, Iello posted a first look at the art for Mountains of Madness.
- Renegade announced that they would be publishing Honshu, a city building game set in feudal Japan.
- Wiz Kids is now selling Rock Paper Wizard, a fast-paced card game based on Dungeons & Dragons spells.
- Buy a messenger bag at Steve Jackson Games and they’ll fill it with a bunch of Munchkin promos and swag!
- Cryptozoic and Playroom are partnering to bring you Geek Out! The Big Bang Theory Edition, so brush up on your show trivia.
- In case you missed it, don’t forget to check out our board game holiday gift guide and please join & subscribe to our BGG Guild. Enjoy playing games this weekend!
Finally, here’s what some of the GeekDad Crew has been playing this week:
- Anthony Karcz: Pathfinder Adventures
- Mike LeSauvage: Splendor
- Will James: Pathfinder Adventures, Star Wars: Edge of the Empire, Star Wars Homebrew RPG
- Robin Brooks: Codenames, Love Letter
- Randy Slavey: Dominion
- Michael Harrison: No Thanks!, Carcassonne (iOS), Lords of Waterdeep (iOS), Ice Cool
- Jonathan Liu: City of Spies, The Godfather: A New Don, Dale of Merchants 2, Imhotep, Mystic Vale: Vale of Magic, Oceanos, Quartermaster General, Pathfinder ACG: Mummy’s Mask
- Ryan Hiller: Pathfinder Adventures, Red Dragon Inn
- Gerry Tolbert: Riftwalker
- Dave Banks: Oceanos, Valeria Card Kingdoms, Ticket to Ride, Hive Mind, Clank!, Animal Upon Animal