Way back in October 2015, I backed a Q-workshop / Pathfinder Kickstarter for a set of metal polyhedral dice, because as many of my friends/family/readers know, I'm absolutely mad when it comes to dice! I love almost all types of dice, well all dice except for those damn wooden dice, but that is another blog post entirely.
So I backed the kickstarter and it finally arrived in Sept of 2016! Yay! Only 6 months off the target date! :( Ah, Kickstarter the only place where you can miss your target delivery date without consequence, or not deliver at all and keep all the cash! (ask me about a failed kickstarter 3d resin printer resin and a house in Canada!)
I chose the $69.00 level of rewards, which included a set of "lead free" metal polyhedral dice, the review of the dice set is coming soon, and any stretch goals unlocked. The "free" goals unlocked were a set of green "Goblin" polyhedral dice, a linen bag, and a laser cut dice tower!
A dice tower is used when rolling dice to help "randomize" the dice results during a game, e.g., The Pathfinder Roleplaying Game, Dungeons And Dragons, but it really can be used for any game with dice.
While the pictures on the provided sheet DO show you how to build the dice tower, its pretty straight forward, there isn't any text explaining the steps in detail. So here is a little walk through my own building of the dice tower, along with a few tips and tools that I used...
Wednesday, September 21, 2016
Tuesday, August 23, 2016
Whilst browsing the Cards Against Humanity(CAH) pages I came across two packs that I had yet to include in my CAH collection! The Fantasy Pack and the Geek Pack! Which on CAH's website/store are listed as:
Oh no! Not another fucking elf! It’s the Fantasy Pack, co-written by make-believers Pat Rothfuss, Neil Gaiman, Sam Sykes, Myke Cole, Jacqueline Carey, Martha Wells, Sherwood Smith, Elizabeth Bear, and Wesley Chu. Look at how famous these people are! You basically have to buy this pack now that you’ve read this list.
26 white & 6 black cards that will hopefully be turned into a $300 million film franchise.This is an expansion. Requires Cards Against Humanity.
Geek PackSo I ordered these and shipped them ASAP STAT! Got them last Friday, so lets take a look at what comes in each pack! (pics after the jump!)
There's nothing nerds love more than branded references that they can consume. Remember Batman? What about Firefly? Bazinga!
24 white & 6 black cards about video games, D&D, Game of Thrones, and all the other bullshit you like.
Previously released at PAX East & PAX Prime in 2013 & 2014.
Artist's Edition wrapper by Jessica Paoli.
Tuesday, August 16, 2016
(Max Temkin Designer from Chicago, Il.http://www.Maxistentialism.com)
Here are the cards from the packs! Yes!, You could buy both,essentially voting with your $$$$ because all the money is being donated at the end to Hillary Clinton. Oh you didn't realize that? That's a bummer to hear, better go offset those $$$$ and buy some more trump packs! ;)
You can buy them here: https://americavoteswithcardsagainsthumanity.com/
(you can click on the images to embiggen them)
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Monday, August 15, 2016
Anywho, I've recently got some new stuff for the blog that I need for you all to see but I'd figured I'd better finish the posts from 2015 before I continue on with my Cards Against Humanity Extravaganza! So here they are nights six thru eight! Enjoy! (Just a fyi, NO MORE SOCKS CAME! WTF!) All three nights after the jump!