PREPARE TO DIE

You probably saw this on Kickstarter. If you’re a Dark Souls fan, it would be hard not to have heard about it. But we don’t always have the money to plunk down on a hypothetical game, and we don’t always trust campaigns to come through with the goods on time. Steamforged, however, definitely delivered, and now that they’ve sent their backers copies of the game, it’s time for us to get in on it, too.

Meet Dark Souls, in board game form. It’s got that same exponential challenge rating as the video game, along with the mechanism that returns you to the stupid bonfire every time you die. Which you will. A lot. And you may grind and grind and never even get to the main boss. But when you finally defeat the boss, it’s so dang satisfying. And even if you never do, you’re going to get a box full of really spectacular PVC miniatures, so that’s some consolation, right?

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Game of Thrones Risk

Game of Thrones takes Risk to an epic level of chaos and war. With 2 game boards, 3 ways to play, 7 armies, and over 650 pieces, this Game of Thrones Risk board game will test your wits and bravery. Overthrow the king and take the land you rightfully deserve! 2 to 7 players. Ages 18 and up.

Harry Potter Wizarding World of Hogwarts and Hogsmead 4D Puzzle

From 4D Cityscape comes the Harry Potter Wizarding World of Hogwarts and Hogsmead 4D Puzzle! The puzzle makes a great gift for fans of the Wizarding World of Harry Potter. This puzzle will guide you through the assembly of Hogwarts and Hogmead in a patented multi-layer design. The first layer is a jigsaw puzzle that will teach you all about the various locations and regions of Hogsmead.

Superman Metropolis Mini 4D Puzzle

From 4D Cityscape comes the Superman Metropolis Mini 4D Puzzle. This mini puzzle is a great way to visualize Metropolis from DC Comic’s famous Superman comic series. This puzzle will guide you through the assembly of the official DC map of Metropolis in a patented multi-layer design. The first layer is a 701 piece jigsaw puzzle that will teach you all about the various locations and regions of Metropolis.