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The Hyper-weirdness of Dragonlance Villains: Lord Toede

<i>This weekend we have a guest post by Colin McLaughlin looking at one of my favorite Dragonlance villains, Toede.</i><p>When I was a teenager, I had a job …

Variel, Rakshasa Commissioner of the #dnd Monster League, is excited to present this years teams! #dndbowl https://t.co/ZLUxXRpOmV

DC Comics' Steve Orlando: Gay Superhero Midnighter Proves 'Comics Are Evolving'

The out super scribe talks about the pressures of writing the first comic headlined by a gay male superhero in the DC Universe and the excitement of …

Comics

Experiment: How To Play D&D With Two Dungeon Masters

A few years back a friend and I had an interesting thought: what if we co-dungeon mastered a D&D game? That is to say that we would both be DMs at …

Beast: the Primordial Prestige Edition

<b>Please Note: Once this Kickstarter is funded at 2pm Eastern US time on July 2nd 2015, we can not accept pledges for the Beast: the Primordial</b> …

RT @DoubtingDjala: It's odd to have Pentex be the best part of my day. @TheOnyxPath @rich_thomas_ww http://t.co/Z3vC1znBy6

Being a Dungeon Master for Kids | Dungeons & Dragons

A couple of months ago, a friend asked me if I’d teach him and his 6th-grade son how to play D&D. I’d been thinking for a while about playing with my …

14 Tools to Turn Game-Obsessed Kids into Genuine Game Designers

Reading Time: 6 minutes<p>When you look at your kids playing video games, you might worry they’re wasting time and energy passively staring at a screen …

Sony E3 2015 Predictions: The PS4 Will Finally Deliver

by Paul Tamburro Jun 2nd, 2015<p>The PS4 has been a disappointing console thus far in terms of its lack of software, though it having received few …

'Fallout 4' Looks Great, But You Still Shouldn't Pre-Order

The first game released by Bethesda Game Studios since 2011′s <i>Skyrim,</i> <i>Fallout 4</i> is the sequel to 2008′s <i>Fallout 3,</i> and it looks absolutely stunning.<p>In an age of multiplayer focused games, where exciting titles like the new <i>Battlefront</i> are online only, with no campaign at all, it’s refreshing to see …

Dungeons & Dragons: Sword Coast Legends coming to Mac and Linux

Independent developers, <b>n-Space</b> and <b>Digital Extremes</b>, announced today that their upcoming <b>Sword Coast Legends</b> a party-based RPG set in the <i>Dungeons &</i> …

“Magic Origins: A New Era” by Jenna Helland

I’m so ridiculously excited to point your eyeballs at Jenna Helland’s article “Magic Origins: A New Era” today! My manager Jenna lays out for you how …

Storytelling

The Best Thing About LEGO's Take on Minecraft

I’ve spent a couple of hours in <i>Lego Worlds</i> this week, and I am absolutely loving it. The main reason? There are a ton of things and creatures lying …

DC comics are about to undergo an exciting overhaul that completely shakes up the universe

You may have heard plenty about Marvel's entry, "Secret Wars," which began in May and essentially ended the Marvel Universe as we know it. Less discussed has been DC's big event, "Convergence," a nine-issue series released through the months of April and May. There are a few reasons for that, but …

DC Comics

Neverwinter: Rise of Tiamat Expansion Coming To Xbox One This Month

Xbox players have been asking, and today Perfect World Entertainment and Cryptic Studios have answered. Neverwinter: Rise of Tiamat is coming to Xbox …

Marvel Comics' reboot will bring all-new characters, No. 1s across the board

LOS ANGELES — Marvel Comics is planning a massive, publishing line-wide reboot this fall that will see all of its comic books revert back to No. 1s, …

KublaCon attendees challenged by San Mateo Bridge closure

Caltrans has closed the San Mateo Bridge over the Memorial Day weekend for repairs and resurfacing. Caltrans is predicting this closure will not …

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WizKids' Pathfinder Battles: Iconic Heroes Set III, Out Now!

This week <b>WizKids</b> has released the third installment in the <b>Pathfinder Battles: Iconic Heroes</b> figures series – which includes six new figures and a set …

Oracle

Crowdfunding Round-up: Re-explore Mare Nostrum, Relish Mottainai, Revisit an Early Epoch & Recoil from My Confession

<i>Flat >>>> 3D</i><p>• Another Sunday, another round-up of publishers passing the plate to find funding for their projects, starting with a project that's …

Board Games

What do Neverwinter Releases tell us about Future D&D 5e Storylines?

By this point most Dungeons and Dragon nerds have read Wizard of the Coast’s press release regarding upcoming D&D 5e products. In short, the Fall of …

MMOGs

New ‘Ant-Man’ Photos; Movie May Include More Marvel Cinematic Universe Characters

The new issue of Empire is out so the goodies are pouring out. The magazine has unveiled new images of <b>Marvel’</b>s “<b>Ant-Man</b>” starring <b>Paul Rudd</b>. Though …

Game Of Thorns: Test Out Guild Wars 2’s First Expansion

ArenaNet are letting seep a slow drip of Guild Wars 2: Heart of Thorns [official site], the sequel’s first expansion pack. There’s still no release …

11 Best Scenes To Expect In Upcoming Marvel Movies

by Kev J. Stewart<p>– on<p>in Entertainment<p>The rich history of comic books means that any movie based on comic book characters have a lot of material to …

TLDevTech - Latest technology, video games and developer tools

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Star Wars Battlefront dev reveals planet Sullust

Sullust, a planet that has not been previously shown, will be featured in one of Star Wars Battlefront’s maps.<p>Star Wars Battlefront developer DICE …

Star Wars Battlefront will have 12 multiplayer maps

<i>Star Wars Battlefront</i> will launch with 12 multiplayer maps, at least one of which takes place on the Iceland-inspired volcanic planet Sullust, publisher Electronic Arts announced today.<p>Darth Vader mentions Sullust in <i>Return of the Jedi</i>, but the planet never appears in the film. <i>Battlefront</i> developer …

BioWare offers a peek at Dragon Age's latest, free DLC in a livestream, er, Tuesday

The next expansion for <i>Dragon Age: Inquisition</i> — <i>Dragonslayer</i> — rolls out free to everyone tomorrow, and BioWare is holding a livestream to showcase features of the multiplayer-focused mode.<p><b>Correction: Well, I blew that. The livestream is tomorrow (Tuesday) not today. The DLC still comes out</b> …

Dragon Age

All of the Star Wars mobile games you can play on your phone right now

May the Fourth be with you!<p>Yup, it’s Star Wars day! And while many will celebrate by watching the films, we suggest that you do a little gaming — specifically, the kind you can do anywhere. That’s why we listed the Star Wars games that you can easily play on your smartphone today.<p>Enjoy! The Fourth …