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This console got its first game in 20 years

August 11th - via: svg.com
It's not every day that a console that has been out of production for two decades gets a brand new game. Arcade Racing Legends was developed by indie game publisher PixelHeart and is the result of a successful Kickstarter campaign that brought in more than 300 backers. PixelHeart has referred to Arcade Racing Legends as the "Independent retro game of the year." The company created the game as a way of celebrating the 20th anniversary of the Sega Dreamcast. (Read More)
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The SnapPower ConnectLight is a new motion-activated smart guidelight

August 11th - via: imore.com
The SnapPower ConnectLight is an interesting idea and it's one that seems so simple you almost pass on it. Then you look a little deeper and realize just how clever it is. On the surface it's a motion-activated guidelight, but deep down it's a smart light that can be used to automate other lights around your home. (Read More)
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[COMING SOON] NEWS WATCH: Zenescope Launching New Kickstarter for Tarot: A Game of Souls 8/11

August 11th - via: comic-watch.com
Since the dawn of time, Keres and Death have battled each other over the souls of evil mortals. Keres, the Goddess of Death, has promised great power to the Soul Hunter who brings her the most mortal souls. But Death, the Grim Reaper, has his own plans on winning this ages old battle. The penalty for defying him is to join the souls he claims. Will you succeed in bringing Keres the souls she desires and be elevated to her court? Or will your soul be taken by Death and be doomed to serve his whims for all eternity? The Game of Souls will decide your fate. (Read More)

Charge four devices at once with Chargeasap's crazy 200W GaN USB-C charger

August 11th - via: imore.com
Chargeasap is making a name for itself by producing some great power products and it's at it again, this time with the world's first 200W GaN USB-C adapter. Available via Kickstarter now and set to ship at the end of the year, the new chargers use GaN technology to allow them to be smaller than most conventional chargers while still packing enough of a punch to charge all your stuff - even those that are the most power-hungry. (Read More)

'Goner' Kickstarter Campaign Off To A Good Start, Over Half Way Funded

August 11th - via: worthplaying.com
Immerse yourself in a realistic setting where you need to manage your hunger, thirst, fatigue, temperature, and health. Alone against your worst fears, will you try to save others or save yourself? The choice is yours. Fight or flee from massive predators that hunt you using sight, sound, and smell. Aside from prehistoric reptiles, the island is filled with natural dangers such as toxic gases, poisonous plants, lava, or quicksand. (Read More)
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Holograms are the future of group workouts

August 11th - via: yahoo.com
Ghost Pacer is an on-demand, holographic running partner. A workout partner can maximize your results by adding some healthy competition and motivation to a solo run, but now, you no longer have to coordinate with friends for a group jog. (Read More)

Sniper Elite the Board Game Hits Kickstarter

August 11th - via: invisioncommunity.co.uk
Rebellion Unplugged, the board game division of Rebellion has launched the Kickstarter campaign for Sniper Elite the Board Game. Sniper Elite the Board Game brings the stealth, action and epic longshots of the award-winning video game series to tabletop, with an exhilarating two to four player campaign set in a top secret WWII U-boat launch facility. (Read More)
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INQUE, a Literary Magazine Forging a New Path in Publishing

August 11th - via: anothermag.com
What could – and indeed, should – a magazine look like in 2020? That was the question British publishing veterans Dan Crowe and Matt Willey asked themselves when their latest collaboration, INQUE – a large-format literary magazine launched last month – was in its nascent stages. As the founders of Avaunt and Port magazines (at the latter, Crowe is editor and publisher) they were all too familiar with the traditional magazine model; the reliance of advertisers to fund the printing and distribution of a magazine, and the way that such partnerships impact the content inside the pages. (Read More)
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Flamingo professional diving watch hits Kickstarter from $195

August 11th - via: geeky-gadgets.com
Divers or watersports enthusiasts searching for a new affordable professional diving watch, may be interested in the Flamingo range of watches which are now available via Kickstarter. The everyday "Ultra-premium"dive watch has been built for turtle conservation and every watch sold helps save a turtle. (Read More)

INTERVIEW: Creality CEO Jack Chen on What’s Next After $4.3m Kickstarter Campaign

August 11th - via: 3dprintingindustry.com
Chinese 3D printer manufacturer Creality has raised HK $33 million ($4.3m USD) in Kickstarter funding for its upcoming CR-6 SE 3D printer. The company crowdfunded one of its systems for the first time in an attempt to gauge interest and involve the 3D printing community within the system’s R&D cycle. Creality’s Kickstarter campaign has already become one of the most successful on the platform this year, despite having only run for one month. (Read More)

Island of Giant Insects English Dub Kickstarter Casts Michaela Laws

August 11th - via: animenewsnetwork.com
The Kickstarter crowdfunding page for the English dub of the The Island of Giant Insects anime film announced on Monday that the project has cast Michaela Laws as Emiko Miyazono. The project attempted a previous Kickstarter campaign earlier this year, but fell short of its 8,500,000-yen (about US$80,000) goal. The project launched a "Round 2" campaign last month that has a lower 4,000,000-yen (about US$38,000) goal that will end on September 1. (Read More)

[COMING SOON] Three Los Alamos college students launch wristwatch design company

August 10th - via: santafenewmexican.com
The trio created an automatic winding analog watch with hour, minute and second hands that they have branded the Altum — Latin for deep. Their signature look is to have teardrop-shaped indices on the watch face. (Read More)

Elecrow's new Raspberry Pi laptop is perfect for STEM students

August 10th - via: techadvisor.co.uk
However, one of the common complaints about the Raspberry Pi is the maze of wires that you'll need to connect in order for it to work properly. Hong Kong-based company Elecrow is hoping to change that with the CrowPi2, a tiny laptop which is making waves on crowdfunding platform Kickstarter. (Read More)

Justice Warriors Trailer Launches Ben Clarkson's Animated Kickstarter

August 10th - via: collider.com
In Clarkson’s own words, Justice Warriors is “the only cop show you’ll still feel comfortable watching” right now. That’s why the award-winning artist and animator — his darkly absurdist takes on society have appeared on Time.com, NPR and Vice — has taken to Kickstarter to give the show the best chance at finding its community and its funding. The campaign, newly launched today, aims to raise US$54,000 (CAD$72,000) to produce five 11-minute episodes, which will only be available to backers. (Read More)
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'The Business of Independent Comic Book Publishing' Launches on Kickstarter

August 10th - via: hollywoodreporter.com
The crowdfunded book seeks to demystify the process of transforming ideas into finished comics books - and how to sell them. It's one thing to have the idea for a comic book, but actually making that a reality is another thing altogether - which is where Gamal Hennessy's new project, The Business of Independent Comic Book Publishing, will come in handy. An overview of the way that the comic industry works, especially in regards to original content from small and mid-size publishers, Business sees Hennessy bring more than two decades of experience as an entertainment and comic book attorney to the subject. (Read More)

[COMING SOON] ZX Spectrum Next gets a second Kickstarter

August 10th - via: thedigitalfix.com
Crowdfunding a new computer platform is fraught with risks so the news that the ZX Spectrum Next is following up its successful first batch of machines with a new Kickstarter campaign for those of us who arrived a little to late to pick up the updated version of one of the UK's computing classics is more than a little bit exciting. (Read More)

Eiyuden Chronicle Receives Full Funding On Kickstarter

August 10th - via: bleedingcool.com
Cool news for us old-school JRPG fans as Rabbit & Bear Studios have full funding for their spiritual successor to Suikoden, Eiyuden Chronicle. This project is particularly interesting as the team behind it is made up of former game developers who worked on on the Suikoden series for Konami. Which includes having being written by Yoshitaka Murayama, who was the primary writer for the story in both Suikoden 1 & 2 writer, and Junko Kawano who worked on Suikoden 1 & 4 in various roles. This game will mark the first time the two have worked on a video game title together in 25 years. (Read More)
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Kickstarter Tabletop Alert: 'Endangered Orphans: House of Rath'

August 10th - via: geekdad.com
Endangered Orphans: House of Rath is a dice rolling and resolution survival game for 2-6 players, with a play time of 25-45 minutes. The instructions for my prototype cheekily listed the age range as “no one should be playing this game,” but mechanics-wise it’s probably 10+, and thematically, 14+. It’s a sequel to Certifiable Studio’s Endangered Orphans of Condyle Cove, but doesn’t require the original game to play. (Read More)
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Nikon UK gets behind the Being Inbetween photo project on Kickstarter

August 10th - via: camerajabber.com
Photographer and filmmaker, Carolyn Mendelsohn has been working on her Being Inbetween portrait series for over 5 years and this year it was set to be shown as a major exhibition. The project, which is a series of portrait images of girls aged between 10 and 12 years of age. Now, almost 6 years after Carolyn photographed the first girl, Mabel, Being Inbetween is a series of 90 portraits exploring the complex transition between childhood and young adulthood. Bluecoat Press has launched a campaign on Kickstarter to turn the project into a book. (Read More)
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Hyper Lychee aims to make a clean sweep with electric scrubber that simplifies household chores

August 10th - via: yourstory.com
The hand-held electric tool is designed to clean surfaces, with the three scrubber disks rotating in opposite directions. Founded in 2017 by cousins Hannan Hakim and Juzer Saleem, the startup aims to solve everyday problems and improve quality of life. (Read More)

Temtem Cancels PS4 and Xbox One Versions To Focus On Next-Gen Consoles

August 9th - via: screenrant.com
In the wake of the next console generation dropping very soon, Temtem has canceled its arrival to the PS4 and Xbox One. Temtem will be fully released on the PS5, Xbox Series X, Nintendo Switch and PC. Continue scrolling to keep reading. With Temtem coming to the fast approaching next-gen consoles comes a price. Cremagames has announced on Temtem's Kickstarter page that it will be dropping support for developing Temtem for the PS4 and Xbox One. While this move is sure to disappoint those that were looking forward to playing Temtem on the present day consoles, the options to upgrade to the PS5 and Xbox Series X versions freer of charge does provide a form of relief. Fans can look forward to playing to the full release of Temtem on the Playstation 5, Xbox Series X, Nintendo Switch, and PC sometime in 2021. (Read More)

[COMING SOON] Darkest Dungeon Board Game Details at Gen-Con 2020

August 9th - via: gamerant.com
Mythic Games reveals brand new details for the Darkest Dungeon Board Game, including playable characters, skills, gameplay, and more. Fans of the difficult, Lovecraftian inspired Darkest Dungeon were delighted to hear the news last week of Red Hook Studios and Mythic Games partnership to deliver a board game adaptation. While the video game is primarily a single-player experience, this board game version is aimed at up to 4 players working cooperatively. To maintain that randomly generated feeling of the video game, the Darkest Dungeon Board Game will have players choose dungeon cards at random to determine the various dungeon designs. While players will surely be excited to back the board game when its Kickstarter goes live this fall, others are anticipating when the next batch of details will be delivered for Darkest Dungeon 2. (Read More)

Support Machtails From The Cantina

August 9th - via: fanthatracks.com
Filmmaker Cris Macht has been busy during quarantine with a new show called “Machtails From The Cantina” It is FREE on youtube and features interviews with cast and crew members from The Force Among, The Force Within Us, and The Real Fans of the Saga (all avail for FREE with amazon prime). If you would like to help support the show, there is a Kickstarter campaign for Machtails From The Cantina that ends on August 10th. (Read More)

Athlete changes the narrative, writes children's book to inspire niece

August 9th - via: tmj4.com
When a Milwaukee woman fell in love with triathlons, she wanted to inspire her niece. So, she looked for a book to motivate a young African American girl. But she found none. So Nia Obotette wrote on herself and changed the narrative. (Read More)
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West Side Joe and The Men of Soul mask up and head to the studio for new album

August 9th - via: greeleytribune.com
West Side Joe and The Men of Soul is just one of the Fort Collins-based bands making its mark on the area's music scene. Keeping on path to release their music to the world, the band has launched a Kickstarter campaign and headed into the studio to record a new album, tentatively titled "Easier Than You Think." The album will feature a mix of original blues, rock and R&B compositions. (Read More)
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[COMING SOON] Action Beat 'em Up 'Irresponsible Schoolgirl Simulator' Gets Demo Build Update With Kickstarter Window

August 9th - via: noisypixel.net
Irresponsible Schoolgirl Simulator is a simulation action game where players will control one of two main characters seeking vengeance over a man who landed them in juvie. While progressing the narrative through story missions, players are also able to live their high school life around the city. Last, the developer noted that a Kickstarter is planned for November, so we’ll keep you updated on that. (Read More)

PockeTool 2.0 EDC multitool offers 30 tools in one small device from $35

August 9th - via: geeky-gadgets.com
Building on their first design the PockeTool Team have returned to Kickstarter to launch their new PockeTool 2.0 EDC multitool designed to provide a daily companion complete with a folding blade. If all goes to plan worldwide shipping is expected to take place during November 2020. (Read More)

It Is Always Darkest Before Dawn

August 8th - via: dicetowernews.com
CMON Limited has launched a Kickstarter campaign for the sequel to its overwhelmingly popular dungeon-crawler Massive Darkness 2, called Massive Darkness 2: Hellscape. The game is designed by the team of Alex Olteanu and Marco Portugal, with the artwork supplied by Edouard Guiton. The game plays 1-6 players, ages 14 and up. (Read More)
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The Myst Documentary Is Hoping To Be An Exploration Of The Inspirations Behind The Hit Adventure Game

August 8th - via: thegamer.com
It may seem quaint by today's standards, but the 1993 adventure game Myst was fairly groundbreaking upon its release. For the past month, a Kickstarter project titled The Myst Documentary has been seeking funding from fans to create a comprehensive look at the development of Myst and the impact it has made on our lives. The biggest hope is that by getting funding to revisit certain locations from their childhood, the Miller brothers may be able to better understand some of the inspirations behind design choices in Myst. (Read More)
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This Clever Seat Belt Keeps Your Pets Safe in the Car

August 8th - via: autoevolution.com
It goes without saying that our pets should benefit from the same level of safety as we do when inside a car, but more often than not, securing them with a conventional dog seat belt comes with a series of drawbacks. The biggest problem is the excess slack, which in case a crash occurs, increases the likelihood of injuries that our pets can suffer. Enter The Car Companion, a new device that's now being listed for crowdfunding support on Kickstarter and which promises to deal with all these problems with a very simple yet clever approach. (Read More)

In Quest, Whose Side Are You On?

August 7th - via: dicetowernews.com
Quest, a new social deduction game by Don Eskridge, the same designer behind both The Resistance and Avalon, has been launched on Kickstarter by Indie Game Studios. Quest plays with as few as 4 players, but as many as 10! The game plays in about 30 minutes. In Quest, the players are either for or against King Arthur, who hurriedly puts together some quests so that he can tip the balance of the kingdom's fate back in his favor. (Read More)
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'Baseball 100' Kickstarter Hopes to Bring Greatest Ball Players to Illustrated Life

August 7th - via: hollywoodreporter.com
Who’s the best baseball player of all time? An upcoming hardcover book by former DC editor Mark Chiarello attempts to answer that question in style, with beautiful full-color illustrations of figures such as Babe Ruth, Ty Cobb and more. Baseball 100, currently being funded on Kickstarter, will be a 128-page book by Chiarello and writer Nel Yomtov that seeks celebrate the greatest ball players… and rank them in order. (There’ll also be an additional section of the 25 players that just missed the cut, to prompt even more debate.) (Read More)
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Slice-of-Life Visual Novel ‘Tokyo Re:Connect’ Launches Kickstarter To Assist With Development

August 7th - via: noisypixel.net
Koneko launched a Kickstarter for their slice-of-life visual novel Tokyo Re:Connect, in development for PC. The team is seeking $45,000 to complete development on their visual novel, Tokyo Re:Connect. The game has planned runtime of 30 hours with an emphasis on a choice-driven narrative. The game will follow an episodic format allowing players to play through specific episodes instead of setting up several save slots for ending. (Read More)

Kickstarter Tabletop Alert: 'Northgard: Uncharted Lands'

August 7th - via: geekdad.com
Northgard: Uncharted Lands is a 4X deck-building game for 2 to 5 players, ages 13 and up, and takes about 45 to 90 minutes to play. It's based on the Northgard videogame from Shiro Games, though you don't need any experience with the videogame to play the tabletop game. (Read More)
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Graphic designers’ midcentury modern themed puzzles raise $34K on Kickstarter

August 7th - via: businessden.com
Denver residents and graphic designers Gavin Levy and William Logan always have thought puzzles were missing something - besides that tricky last piece. That idea was a line of puzzles that spoke to the pair's interests in design and architecture, specifically the midcentury modern style. On July 7, Levy and Logan started a Kickstarter campaign in hopes of funding production of the first three designs by their company Modern Puzzles. (Read More)
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WeCare cat health monitor continually analyzes their health

August 7th - via: geeky-gadgets.com
A new smart health monitor for cats has launched via Kickstarter, offering an easy way to track your cats wait, analyze their health condition and more. The WeCare cat health monitoring system can recognize multiple cats in the same household and transforms your cats most familiar territory into a 24/7 health monitor, say its creators. (Read More)

'Into The Eternal' (ALL) Announced, Launches Kickstarter Campaign - Screens & Trailer

August 7th - via: worthplaying.com
The Eternal has been opened! The powerful wizard Silah has discovered a path to immortality. The great council of Southwood Kingdom has formed to determine what to do about Silah's rise to power. The only option is to retrieve nine gems from the great dungeons to destroy Silah's immortal soul located inside the eternal. Into The Eternal hearkens back to the days of simple stories in video games - while also offering a large mythology and depth for players that seek more. (Read More)
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Meet the entrepreneurial watchmaker who raised $15,000 in six minutes

August 7th - via: smartcompany.com.au
Having been made redundant while on maternity leave, Finland-born watchmaker Susan Galvin took the opportunity to launch her own micro brand watch company, and embarked on a Kickstarter campaign to help fund her dream. Galvin Watch Company smashed its $15,000 target in a mind-blowing six minutes, and the campaign has now raised more than $50,000. Galvin is a trained watchmaker, meaning she boasts a combination of passion, skill and entrepreneurial flair. The funding will allow Galvin to put in an order to get her watches manufactured. (Read More)

TemTem's PS4 and Xbox One Versions Cancelled

August 7th - via: thegamer.com
TemTem is CanCanned on PS4 and Xbox One after an announcement on KickStarter. Nintendo Life has reported that the Nintendo Switch release is still on after Crema's shock announcement about the PS4 and Xbox One versions of the game have been dropped. It's a good move from Crema to provide full refunds who don't want an alternate version of the game, and from how the game is doing financially, it seems like the developer can support it. (Read More)

America's Favorite Dysfunctional Family is Coming Soon to a Card Game Near You

August 6th - via: dicetowernews.com
In The Umbrella Academy Card Game, the players are working cooperatively - a seemingly impossible task in this dysfunctional family - to vanquish the villains before they destroy the world. Each of the characters in the game has its own special ability to help. Every round a new villain is introduced as well as a dysfunctional family card, so not only do the players have to defeat the villains, they must overcome their dysfunctional family to boot. (Read More)
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Hellbound Stomps Onto Steam

August 6th - via: popgeeks.com
Hellbound is now out on Steam, from developer Saibot Studios (the reference in that name is intentional). You play Hellgore, a trash-taking muscle man who finds himself in hell (where else) and aims to bust out the only way he knows how — by annihilating everything in his path! First announced two years ago and funded on Kickstarter, the game has been teased through several demos. (Read More)

Chef Ricky Webster announces local bakery and cheese shop Rind and Wheat

August 6th - via: inlander.com
Baking has been Spokane chef Ricky Webster's true passion since childhood. Next up for Webster is Rind and Wheat, a specialty bread, pastry and cheese shop near downtown Spokane (exact location to be announced), set to open sometime this fall. To help the project get off the ground, Webster launched a Kickstarter campaign to raise $12,000 and which runs through Friday, Sept. 4. (Read More)

Uncanny Magazine Launches Kickstarter For Year Seven

August 6th - via: tor.com
Fresh off of its win for Best Semiprozine at this year's Hugo Awards, Uncanny Magazine has officially launched a Kickstarter campaign for its seventh year. Since its inception in 2014, Uncanny has been funded annually with crowdfunding campaigns and regular subscribers. Editors-in-Chief Lynne M. Thomas and Michael Damian Thomas are seeking to raise $18,700 to fund six issues for 2021, each of which will include five to six new stories, a reprint, four new poems, four nonfiction essays, and a pair of interviews. (Read More)

Ultimate Werewolf Extreme adds new roles and QR codes to the social deduction game

August 6th - via: dicebreaker.com
A new edition of social deduction game Werewolf featuring never-before-seen roles, scannable QR codes and a smattering of extra adjectives is live on Kickstarter. Ultimate Werewolf Extreme is the latest in a line of releases based on the classic party game. The artwork for Ultimate Werewolf Extreme is said by publisher Bezier Games to better embody the game's 17th-century setting, as well as including a more diverse collection of races, genders and cultures. (Read More)
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How to Hack Quarantine

August 6th - via: core77.com
As is often the case, creators are rising to the needs of a COVID-19 world, compelled to focus on projects and products that enable us to feel more grounded, engaged, and maybe even a little bit saner. We've taken a look at some recent projects on Kickstarter that demonstrate ways creativity can be used to combat the boredom of quarantine, helping us to connect with others and with ourselves, revealing new approaches and attitudes that will define the future of the New Normal. (Read More)

The Girl From Arkanya - A Zelda-like retro game is on Kickstarter now!

August 6th - via: gaminglyfe.com
The Girl from Arkanya is the tale of Marisa, an aspiring young adventurer with her sights set on becoming the world’s greatest treasure hunter! Accompanied by her capybara companion, both characters have to work together in creative ways to solve puzzles and challenges. Mimicking the style and feel of 2D Zelda games, The Girl from Arkanya is a love letter to a classic period of gaming with a treasure hunting twist! (Read More)

Cuzen Matcha Cruisin’ Through its Kickstarter Goal on its First Day

August 6th - via: thespoon.tech
The Cuzen Matcha is a beautifully designed countertop machine out of Japan that grinds and mixes fresh matcha powder to create a delicious cup of matcha that you can drink straight or mix into another beverage like milk. World Matcha, the company behind the Cuzen, launched it's Kickstarter campaign today, and at the time of this writing had already raised more than $22,000 of its $50,000 goal. (Read More)

Bluffworks Launches BluffCubes - A New, Innovative Packing Cube

For the traveler that likes to go carry-on-only, packing the right way is essential to get the most out of the space. Packing cubes can help a lot with that but most packing cubes are all the same. The new BluffCubes go a different direction where to deliver a product that will compress with however much gear/clothing you have in there – you don’t need to fill it first. (Read More)

[COMING SOON] New Space Shooter Is Like Starfox, But With Cats

August 6th - via: gamerant.com
Taking influence from Nintendo's beloved Star Fox, Whisker Squadron lets gamers take control of a squad of cat pilots in this Action Rail Shooter. A new game that looks to capture the aesthetic and style of Nintendo's beloved Star Fox games is being developed by Race The Sun developer Flippfly. Flippfly promises that each game session will feature a series of "Progressively more difficult" levels in a range of different environments, all leading to a "Final fight for the ages." (Read More)

A New Studio Album Featuring the Pasadena Roof Orchestra is Now on Kickstarter

August 6th - via: broadwayworld.com
Ready to resume live performances and to engage with fans around the world, the Pasadena Roof Orchestra is preparing to return to the studio to record and release an exclusive new live album. The full-feature album will help mark a return to normal, more traditional times. When the Kickstarter campaign ends in September 2020, the orchestra and its team will get to work. (Read More)

Thrones - Defend, Conquer and Become a Legend

August 6th - via: kick.agency
Thrones, a board game designed by Chad Anthony Randell, has launched on Kickstarter this week and immediately caught our attention. The designer is a huge fan of The Song of Ice and Fire and his dream was to create a game with a feeling similar to conflicts known from the popular franchise. Chad was also inspired by a board game mentioned in the books. (Read More)

[COMING SOON] The Twilight War Returns With 4th Edition Twilight: 2000 RPG Kickstarter

August 5th - via: thegamer.com
Free League Publishing, Amargosa Press, and Game Designers’ Workshop have formed up to create and publish the fourth edition of the classic post-World War III apocalyptic Twilight: 2000 tabletop roleplaying game. Twilight: 2000 will return players to the alternate universe year 2000, just as the original Twilight: 2000 RPG published by Game Designers’ Workshop in 1984 did. (Read More)

Mage Hand Press Launching D&D In Space With Dark Matter Campaign Setting

August 5th - via: thegamer.com
The Kickstarter is for the Dark Matter Starter Set, a sci-fi campaign setting using the fifth edition rules of the world’s most popular tabletop roleplaying game. Dark Matter (DM) will not only bring us more DnD in space, but will keep its fantasy influence to allow for greater flexibility in game. According to the campaign notes, DM is inspired by Star Wars, Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy, The Expanse, and Doom, and includes space marines, space wizards, alien horrors, and plenty of spaceships to explore the galaxy in, blast enemies into space dust with, and fill full of space loot. (Read More)

Labor Leader Helps Create 'Strike! Game of Worker Rebellion'

August 5th - via: thesandpaper.net
A brand new tabletop game called STRIKE! The Game of Worker Rebellion is both a form of recreation and a low-key engine of cultural change that imparts a pro-union message while players work cooperatively to beat a common opponent. TESA's stated objective is for STRIKE! to be a fun game to play while effectively telling the story of worker power and solidarity. (Read More)

Wanderhome is a relaxing animal RPG inspired by Redwall, Studio Ghibli and the Moomins

August 5th - via: dicebreaker.com
Step into a world of swaying grass and shaded creeks in Wanderhome, an upcoming roleplaying game that turns players into animals exploring a peaceful world. Wanderhome is a fantasy RPG that sees players telling a collective story about the world of Hæth, a land populated by animal people called the Kith. (Read More)
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The Resistance: Avalon is getting a spiritual successor called Quest

August 5th - via: dicebreaker.com
Lead a rebellion against the sorcerer Mordred as King Arthur’s Knights of the Round Table or finalise the fall of Avalon in Quest, the next social deduction game from The Resistance and Avalon creator Don Eskridge. (Read More)

Reach Out to a Higher Plane in Arcana Rising

August 5th - via: dicetowernews.com
Grey Fox Games has launched a Kickstarter campaign for its latest title, Arcana Rising. The game was designed by Tim Armstrong, possibly best known for the game 2018's Orbis, with artwork provided by Yaroslav Radeckyi. Arcana Rising plays 2-6 players, ages 14 and up, and takes between 20-60 minutes depending on player count. (Read More)
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Monitor Your Cat's Health at Home With This Litter Box Sensor

August 5th - via: mentalfloss.com
Monitoring a cat’s health can be tricky. Often, conditions like weight gain or loss, urinary tract infections, arthritis, or heart disease can be difficult to spot. Wrangling a cat for veterinary check-ups is no picnic, either. A new start-up called CatLink is offering an alternative. Their WeCare Smart Health Monitor is a scale and activity sensor that fits underneath a cat’s litter box and tracks changes in weight or frequency of visits to help spot health problems early. (Read More)

Looking to Get Into 3D Printing? Take a Look at the Stacker F1 on Kickstarter

August 5th - via: geekdad.com
As we continue dealing with the lockdown, 3D printing has never been more attractive, both as a new hobby, a way to potentially make things that are still difficult or slow to get. Or, you may already be into printing and looking for a new printer or some great accessories to add on to your existing setup. No matter which of those apply to you, the Stacker F1, currently seeking funding on Kickstarter, is worth taking a look at. (Read More)

The Story of the Magic Puzzle Company

August 5th - via: design.newcity.com
It's the most-backed puzzle project ever on Kickstarter, with over $3 million raised from more than 60,000 backers. Created in consultation with magicians Jordan Gold and Simon Coronel and illustrated by independent artists Sarah Becan, Boya Sun and Felicia Chiao, the set of three one-of-a-kind, thousand-piece puzzles move away from the traditional jigsaw puzzle experience, keeping you on your toes from the moment you open the box to the moment you place the last piece. (Read More)
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