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Warhammer 40K Lore: The Imperium Knows How To Handle Psykers

There might be a psychic awakening throughout the galaxy, but fret not loremasters, the Imperium knows how to deal with Psykers. The harrowing tales of psykers whose souls are so corrupted by the ruinous powers that they become daemonhosts, or those who are driven mad by the whispers of the empyrean, or who turn their […] The post Warhammer 40K Lore: The Imperium Knows How To Handle Psykers appeared first on Bell of Lost Souls.

AoS List Of The Week: Victory Is In Order

This week a well-Ordered army takes the top spot. Find out more as we bring you the top championship list in Age of Sigmar – brought to you by BCP. The post AoS List Of The Week: Victory Is In Order appeared first on Bell of Lost Souls.

Warhammer 40K: Salamanders Psychic Powers

The Salamanders are out for pre-order, but we’ve got previews of their psychic powers for you today. Take a look at the draconic power of the Salamanders. The post Warhammer 40K: Salamanders Psychic Powers appeared first on Bell of Lost Souls.

Games Workshop Pre-Orders: Pricing & Links – Salamanders & Imperial Fists

The Salamanders and the Imperial Fists are now up for Pre-orders. Check out all the goodies! The post Games Workshop Pre-Orders: Pricing & Links – Salamanders & Imperial Fists appeared first on Bell of Lost Souls.

Tabletop Gallery: To The Ramparts

“Got room for one more?” Enjoy. The post Tabletop Gallery: To The Ramparts appeared first on Bell of Lost Souls.

X-Wing Fly Better Podcast – Meta Roundup

X-Wing Pilots, we’ve got some tournaments to catch up on before Worlds! With Dee returning, the Flyboys take this final week before worlds to breakdown recent Grand Championship and Hyperspace results. The post X-Wing Fly Better Podcast – Meta Roundup appeared first on Bell of Lost Souls.

The Weekly News Digest: Riot and Paradox announce everything

If you’ve not been following PC games goings-on across the week, catch up on some of the big stories quick in our noncomprehensive Weekly News Digest. I’ve slipped in a few things we haven’t already posted about, and do also read The Updates Update for some of the week’s notable patches and updates. This week, […]

Plants Vs. Zombies: Battle For Neighborville grows out of early access

Plants Vs. Zombies: Battle For Neighborville, the latest shooter spinoff to the goofy tower defense original, released proper yesterday after a short stint in early access. Popcap have been carefully watering it with content updates for a few weeks, and now it’s ready to blossom into its final form. They’ve released a pun-filled musical trailer […]

RPG: Spookify Your Games By Adding Horror In The Mix

Pumpkin Spice is everywhere – which means it’s time to make your next RPG Sessions a bit more SPOOKY – here’s how! The season is upon us to invite a little horror into our lives. The post RPG: Spookify Your Games By Adding Horror In The Mix appeared first on Bell of Lost Souls.

Pokemon Go Field Research quests: October missions and rewards list, including Halloween missions

If you want to be the very best, you’ll need to stay on top of the Pokemon Go Research Quests – constantly changing missions and activities that players can pick up and complete for bonuses and rewards. Here’s all the current missions for August 2019. Pokemon Go’s research quests are split into two categories: Field […] The post Pokemon Go Field Research quests: October missions and rewards list, including Halloween missions appeared first on VG247.

The Weekly Updates Update: It's all so spooky

In all the hubbub of the week, you might’ve missed some of the patches and updates rolled out to games. Presenting the Weekly Updates Update, a noncomprehensive roundup of new maps and characters and balance tweaks and fixes and such which caught my eye over the week – including a few we haven’t posted about. […]

Warhammer 40K: Imperial Fist Codex Supplement Overview

The Imperial Fists have a new Codex Supplement and we’re taking a tour! Check out the new book for the Sentinels of Terra. The post Warhammer 40K: Imperial Fist Codex Supplement Overview appeared first on Bell of Lost Souls.

Warhammer 40K: Impulsor & Infiltrators Unboxed

A new Transport and a combo kit of new units? The Primaris are getting all the cool toys. The post Warhammer 40K: Impulsor & Infiltrators Unboxed appeared first on Bell of Lost Souls.

Manifold Garden releases its gravity-bending architectural puzzles

Escher-inspired puzzle game Manifold Garden has found its way through the topsy-turvy corridors of development and out into stores this week. As a person with very little sense of navigation at the best of times, its physics-agnostic world threatens to break my brain, but gosh, it is pretty though isn’t it. You can get a […]

X-Wing Top List Of The Week: October 19th – Worlds Preparation

Take a look at who’s winning, losing and this week’s top championship list in X-Wing – brought to you by BCP. Welcome X-Wing pilots. The post X-Wing Top List Of The Week: October 19th – Worlds Preparation appeared first on Bell of Lost Souls.

FFG Now Available – Star Wars: Legion Clone Wars Starter Set & More

Fantasy Flight Games has launched the next era for Star Wars: Legion. The post FFG Now Available – Star Wars: Legion Clone Wars Starter Set & More appeared first on Bell of Lost Souls.

Age Of Wonders reviving ancient technocorpses in Revelations expansion

The first expansion for sci-fi strategy game Age Of Wonders: Planetfall will begin to resurrect an ancient dynasty of technocorpses keen to reclaim their territory and secrets, Paradox announced today at PDXCON. Revelations is its name, and launching in November is its game. The Es’Teq dynasty will stir with the help of their Heritor descendents […]

D&D: Roll20 Presents Descent into Avernus – Episode 3

Join DM Adam Koebel and the Roll 20 party as they prepare their characters for adventure, and try to rescue Baldur’s Gate from the archdevil Zariel and her army of deamons. Get a preview of the adventure-filled with diabolical dangers that is out now – check out our review here! The post D&D: Roll20 Presents Descent into Avernus – Episode 3 appeared first on Bell of Lost Souls.

Hearts Of Iron IV getting sly in La Résistance expansion

Paradox today announced the next Hearts Of Iron IV expansion pack, named La Résistance. As well as giving resistance movements more to do, it will introduce a new espionage system. I will confess, when I first saw the announcement trailer on Paradox’s PDXCON stream I did think it might be a whole new game about […]

US Congress members ‘concerned' over Blizzard's Blitzchung ban

Blizzard’s dropped ball over Hearthstone pro Chung “Blitzchung” Ng Wai voicing his support for protesters in Hong Kong continues to roll downhill at alarming speed. Now joining the players, casters, and Blizzard employees making their discontent heard are members of the United States Congress from across the political spectrum. Incredible job, Blizzard.

Priceless Play – 19 October 2019

Hey Priceless Pals: welcome back to this corner’s celebration of all things spooky, scary, and Halloween. Last week was a kind introduction to the reason for the season: spooky stories to play in the dark. Well, we’re still riding that spooky rather than scary vein, but I’ve got to say: these games are scarier than […]

Prison Architect will bring an embiggened Psych Ward to PC in November

Prison Architect will bring an expanded version of its Psych Ward update to PC on November 21st as DLC, following its release on consoles back in distant 2017. Produced by UK studio Double Eleven, who have been working on the game since Paradox bought it from creators Introversion in January, it’s the first proper paid […]

BattleTech going old school with Heavy Metal expansion

The next expansion for BattleTech will bring new mechs and characters from its tabletop days as well as new weapons, Paradox announced today at their PDXCON fanfest. Heavy Metal is the expansion’s name, and adding more dirty gert lumps of metal is its name. Our boy Nate, who is out at PDXCON in Berlin, tells […]

Crusader Kings 3 is happening: here's ten things we know so far

A few minutes ago, Crusader Kings 3 was announced at PDXCon in Berlin, with an actual choir of hooded figures, and this splendidly grim trailer. Predecessor Crusader Kings 2 is still going strong after nearly eight years, with its last expansion launched last November, but now it’s time for that old warhorse to be put […]

ParadoxCon: Crusader Kings 3 is coming to PC and Xbox Game Pass in 2020

It’s finally happening: Crusader Kings 3 is coming to PC in 2020. ParadoxCon is well underway and we finally got our first look at Crusader Kings 3, which is due to release on PC via Steam and Xbox Game Pass in 2020. As an added bonus, Crusader Kings 2 is now free and there’s a […] The post ParadoxCon: Crusader Kings 3 is coming to PC and Xbox Game Pass in 2020 appeared first on VG247.

Surviving The Aftermath is out in early access today

PDXCON, Paradox Interactive’s convention in Berlin, just kicked off its announcement show with the news that Surviving The Aftermath, the post-apocalyptic colony manager announced last week, s out in early access today. Despite its name, and the fact it’s a survival-based settlement builder, it’s not got much in common with last year’s Surviving Mars, and […]

Stellaris: Federations expansion announced, and will bring new origins for your empires

The next Stellaris expansion will be Federations, Paradox announced today, focusing on making the game spacefriends groups more complex and interesting. Federations will come in several flavours, for starters, like a trade league or research cooperative. They’ll also be able to level up to unlock new type-specific perks. Spacepolitics will expand with the option for […]

What are we all playing this weekend?

Ah, what a lonely weekend. Most the gang are away down in that London for EGX, and our Brendan has bid us farewell. Video games. Video games can provide comfort. What are you playing this weekend? Here’s what we’re clicking on!

Pimpcron: 40K’s Sesame Fleet

Pimpcron explains children’s television in the 41st millennium. Hey everybody! The post Pimpcron: 40K’s Sesame Fleet appeared first on Bell of Lost Souls.

Warhammer 40k & Fantasy Minis Trivia Challenge

It’s Friday! Kick off your weekend with this retro challenge for the old-schoolers out there. The post Warhammer 40k & Fantasy Minis Trivia Challenge appeared first on Bell of Lost Souls.

US politicians urge Blizzard to reconsider Hearthstone suspension after Hong Kong protest

United States politicians are now weighing in on Blizzard’s recent ban against a professional Hearthstone player who spoke out in favour of the Hong Kong protests. Today prominent Democrats and Republicans released a joint letter urging Activision Blizzard head Bobby Kotick to reverse course on the recent ban against Hearthstone player Ng Wai Chung. The […] The post US politicians urge Blizzard to reconsider Hearthstone suspension after Hong Kong protest appeared first on VG247.

Warlord: Start Your Judge Dredd Miniatures Game Faction with These Mega Deals

Gather your force and enter Mega-City One – 400 million potential criminals and a handful of Judges to keep them in line. Judge Dredd from Warlord hits the streets this winter. The post Warlord: Start Your Judge Dredd Miniatures Game Faction with These Mega Deals appeared first on Bell of Lost Souls.

Katsuhiro Harada is sick of your Super Smash Bros. Ultimate DLC ideas

Fighting game veteran Katsuhiro Harada will mute you on Twitter if you keep spamming him with Super Smash Bros. Ultimate DLC requests. The Tekken producer is taking to task fans of Super Smash Bros. Ultimate who keep tweeting him with requests to add their favourite heroes to the game. According to Harada, the developer is […] The post Katsuhiro Harada is sick of your Super Smash Bros. Ultimate DLC ideas appeared first on VG247.

Tabletop Spotlight: Retailer Weekly Releases

We’re talking about this week’s new releases from Games Workshop, Renegade Games, Mantic Games and more! This Tabletop Spotlight was streamed live on Friday, October 11th. The post Tabletop Spotlight: Retailer Weekly Releases appeared first on Bell of Lost Souls.

There’s a $25 discount on the Nintendo Switch right now at Amazon US

It’s rare to see a discount on the Nintendo Switch so we like to shout about it whenever we spot one – however small! That’s why we’re letting you know that if you head over to Amazon US right now you can get a Nintendo Switch Neon for $274.99. This is the newer version, too, […] The post There’s a $25 discount on the Nintendo Switch right now at Amazon US appeared first on VG247.

Geekery: ‘The Batman’ has its Catwoman and Riddler

Casting for Matt Reeves’ Batman movie continues – Jonah Hill is out, Paul Dano and Zoë Kravitz are in. Robert Pattison as Bruce Wayne/Batman was confirmed over the summer, and Jeffrey Wright was confirmed to be in talks to step into Commissioner Gordon’s shoes last month. The post Geekery: ‘The Batman’ has its Catwoman and Riddler appeared first on Bell of Lost Souls.

The Outer Worlds launch trailer is all about human duality and T. Rex

Will you be the hero or the villain of Obsidian’s The Outer Worlds? That’s the question posed in the official launch trailer for the new RPG, which launches later this month – let your eyes feast on those moving pictures below. Most of the video centers around player choice, and the resulting knock-on effects it […] The post The Outer Worlds launch trailer is all about human duality and T. Rex appeared first on VG247.

ToyLand: Meet the Addams Family Figs from Mezco

They’re creepy and they’re kooky, mysterious and spooky. They’re all together kooky. The post ToyLand: Meet the Addams Family Figs from Mezco appeared first on Bell of Lost Souls.

Humble Monthly relaunching more expensive as Humble Choice

Humble’s game subscription service Humble Monthly will soon relaunch with a higher price as Humble Choice. Rather than giving a fixed bag of games (usually 8) for $12/month, each month Humble Choice have a choice of 10 games and let you pick some to keep. You’ll get 3 on the Choice Basic tier for $15/month, […]

Warhammer 40K: Iron Hands ‘Zero To Hero’ Units

The Iron Hands are dominating the Space Marine Meta right now – But how about some sleeper units that can really dish out the pain now? The new FAQ for the Iron Hands arrived on the scene and there is no denying the fact that it was a pretty big nerf. The post Warhammer 40K: Iron Hands ‘Zero To Hero’ Units appeared first on Bell of Lost Souls.

RPG: World Building Workshop – Fantasy Terrain

Gamemasters, let’s talk about some truly magical terrain you can use in your maps and games. There comes a time in almost every DM’s life when they want to move beyond the existing settings and create one of their own. The post RPG: World Building Workshop – Fantasy Terrain appeared first on Bell of Lost Souls.

The original designers of Okami want to make a sequel

The makers of the gorgeous PlayStation 2-era game Okami don’t appear to be done with their sumi-e inspired title. Hope for a new Okami sequel was stoked today in a video shared by game developer Ikumi Nakamura over Twitter. In the video, Nakamura – who worked on Okami as an artist – is joined at […] The post The original designers of Okami want to make a sequel appeared first on VG247.

Borderlands 3 has nerfed its most powerful Legendaries and fixed up others

Of the one billion potential guns in Borderlands 3, few rise above the level of vendor trash. Some of the Legendary gear rises just a bit too high, Gearbox say, so they’ve stomped it down a bit and buffed others to reach “an acceptable medium”. Which seems a bit of a shame. If Borderlands is […]

RUMOR: Games Workshop Holiday Battleforce Boxes For 2019

The Holidays are just a few short months away which means it’s time for those GW Battleboxes to arrive! What’s on deck? The post RUMOR: Games Workshop Holiday Battleforce Boxes For 2019 appeared first on Bell of Lost Souls.

Forge World Pre-Orders: New Terrain For Adeptus Titanicus

Spruce-up your Adeptus Titanicus battlefield with new kits from Forge World! via Forge World Adeptus Titanicus Power Generators $19 Upgrade your Adeptus Titanicus battlefields with a set of power generators to fight over. The post Forge World Pre-Orders: New Terrain For Adeptus Titanicus appeared first on Bell of Lost Souls.

Crusader Kings 2 is now free on Steam

Now is the time to try your hand at strategic monarchy simulator Crusader Kings 2. In celebration of Paradox Interactive’s PDXCon 2019, Crusader Kings 2 is currently free on Steam. Launched in 2012, Crusader Kings 2 takes place in Medieval Europe from the 11th to 15th century – an era of frustrated kings, fragmented kingdoms, […] The post Crusader Kings 2 is now free on Steam appeared first on VG247.

The Outer Worlds launch trailer shows Obsidian's silly sci-fi world

Obsidian Entertainment are blasting off to The Outer Worlds, and prematurely zlorped their launch trailer out. The new first-person RPG from the gang behind Fallout: New Vegas and Pillars Of Eternity explores a silly sci-fi world of aliens and moonmen, striking a tone I would crudely say looks to me like ‘New Vegas in space […]

RPG Community Spotlight: Fanart Fridays – D&D Stands For Dragonborn & Dapper

Howdy folks, come take a look at some of our favorite fan art and RPG minis on social media. Here’s what the community is working on! The post RPG Community Spotlight: Fanart Fridays – D&D Stands For Dragonborn & Dapper appeared first on Bell of Lost Souls.

Outside the Box – October 18th

Welcome to a new issue of Outside the Box, this time with Raging Heroes, North Star Military Figures, Fantasy Flight Games, Wargame Exclusive, Infinity, Anvil Industry and more! New Machines of Prodigy are available from Raging Heroes: The post Outside the Box – October 18th appeared first on Bell of Lost Souls.

Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order interview – how Respawn integrated exploration into a combat-first lightsaber game

Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order isn’t a straight-up melee action game, instead featuring open-ended planets packed with secrets and Metroid-style exploration. Here’s some of the folks from Respawn explaining how that came to be. Jedi: Fallen Order isn’t exactly the obvious movie franchise spin-off game you’d expect. It’d be easy just to make another Star […] The post Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order interview – how Respawn integrated exploration into a combat-first lightsaber game appeared first on VG247.