Geek Showbiz Round-Up
May 20, 2024

It was a big week for showbiz news, and we round it up here.

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Column by Scott Thorne
May 20, 2024
This week, Columnist Scott Thorne takes an early look at the offerings for Free RPG Day 2024.
With Story, Art, and Covers
May 20, 2024
Rob Liefeld will write, draw, and produce covers for what he’s calling his "final" Deadpool story.
This Time from Avalon Hill
May 20, 2024
Avalon Hill will release a new 5th Edition of Talisman: The Magical Quest Board Game this summer.
New Titles Pop Up Between Old Favorites
May 20, 2024
The charts are dominated by popular series, but some intriguing new titles appear as well.
Top 20 Manga Decline Slows as Author, Superhero Sales Go Up
May 20, 2024
Year over year manga sales were down, but not as much as last year, while Author and Superhero sales continue to increase.
Video Game-Based Board Game
May 19, 2024
Funforge's Far Cry: Escape from Rook Islands, based on the Ubisoft video game series, will be released to trade this summer.
Ahead of Movie Slated for 2025 Release
May 17, 2024
A Minecraft movie is set for release in April 2025.
Into NA Markets
May 17, 2024
Portal Games will release Robinson Crusoe: Adventures on the Cursed Island - Collector's Edition, a special edition of the classic board game, into North American markets.
'Scarlet & Violet - Shrouded Fable'
May 17, 2024
The Pokemon Company International unveiled Scarlet & Violet - Shrouded Fable, the next booster set for Pokemon TCG.
New Deck-building Game by UVS Games and Wise Wizard Games; Images Included
May 17, 2024
UVS Games and Wise Wizard Games have sent Star Trek: Star Realms, a new deck-building game, to preorder.
By Kidrobot, from WizKids
May 17, 2024
WizKids will release a range of Magic: The Gathering Companion Plush Charms by Kidrobot, the company announced.