Column by Scott Thorne
October 25, 2020

This week, Scott Thorne continues his deep dive into the prisoner's dilemma as it applies to game stores.

Collaborates With Don't Panic Games for Another Release
October 23, 2020
Japanime Games, alongside Don't Panic Games, has announced that they will release Naruto: Ninja Arena in Q1 of 2021.
12-sided Dice Featuring the Zodiac Symbols by Steve Jackson Games
October 23, 2020
Steve Jackson Games will release The Zodiac Dice, a set of 12-sided dice with the zodiac symbols on them, in November.
'Monster Slaughter' Expansion by Ankama
October 23, 2020
Luma Imports will release Monster Slaughter: Underground, an expansion for Monster Slaughter by Ankama, into U.S. retail for Q1 2021.
Crowdfunding Campaign Scheduled for 2021
October 22, 2020
Giochi Uniti, alongside Paizo, Inc., has announced that they will make Pathfinder Arena, a new board game set in Pathfinder: Lost Omens, after a successful crowdfunding campaign in 2021.
Part Two of the ‘Mercy of the Icons’ Campaign
October 22, 2020
Free League Publishing will release Coriolis: The Last Cyclade, the second part of the Coriolis: The Third Horizon - Mercy of the Icons, on December 8.
Ready-to-Paint Miniatures by WizKids
October 22, 2020
WizKids announced two-count monster packs for Dungeons & Dragons Nolzur’s Marvelous Miniatures which will hit stores in March 2020.
Family Game Featuring the Arcade Classic From 1980
October 22, 2020
Steamforged Games announced Pac-Man: The Card Game, a family game featuring the classic arcade game, which will launch on November 13.
Massive Wave of Two-Count Packs; Images Included!
October 22, 2020
WizKids will release new character packs for Dungeons & Dragons Nolzur’s Marvelous Miniatures in March 2021.
ICv2 White Paper, Collectible Trends, Retailer Strategies
October 22, 2020
The sessions for the hobby games track of the ICv2 Insider Talks Livestream include the ICv2 White Paper, a conversation on the trends in the red-hot TCG market, and a talk on retailer strategies to stay connected with customers.
'Town Square' by WizKids
October 21, 2020
WizKids announced WarLock Tiles: Town and Village: Town Square, a new tile scenery set, for release in January 2021.
Prehistoric Cooperative Board Game by Peter Rustemeyer
October 21, 2020
Z-Man Games unveiled Paleo, a prehistoric cooperative board game by Peter Rustemeyer, for release into stores on November 20.