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Weirdwood Manor by Greyridge Games Coming Soon to Kickstarter

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Greyridge Games announced tgat the award-winning Weirdwood Manor app and book series will be made into a board game. Weirdwood Manor: The Board Game is a cooperative game of adventure and strategy for 1 to 5 players from ages 14+ and takes 90 - 120 minutes to play. You’ll battle against 1 of 3 unique magical Fae Monsters and their Clockwork Scarabs invading the Manor. Offering high variability and replayability, the game features a unique temporal mechanic that reflects the magical, ever-shifting corridors and rooms of the Manor. Every time a player or the Fae Monster takes an action, time will move forward in the game and the connections between the rooms will shift via unique rotating corridor rings on the game board. Fighting against time, you’ll make use of dice drafting, card play, resource management, and location actions as you and your companions move through the ever-shifting Manor in pursuit of ultimate victory over the Fae Monster! As the game progresses, the Fae Monster’s s

Quick Reviews: Marvel's X-Factor, X-Men, & Age of Apocalypse

X-Factor #249 CoverX-Men Legacy #3 CoverX-Treme X-Men #8 Cover

Like I mentioned last week I'm still trying to catch up on reading so here's my next batch of "Quick Reviews". Included in today are Marvel's X-Factor #249, X-men Legacy #3, X-Treme X-Men #8, and Age of Apocalypse #11. If you have any questions about my rating or want to discuss anything just leave me a comment.

See the Review Rating Overview page for more information on how I rate each comic

X-Factor #249 - Inner Depths


X-Factor investigates a series of eerie portents that leads them to a mysterious, previously unknown race of beings known as THE WARDERS.

Their job? To prepare the world for its end.

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Rating


Cover & Solicit 3/5

Art, Colors & Inking 3/5

Layout & Flow 4/5

Story 3/5

Verdict 3.1


X-Treme X-Men #8


Meet the X-TREME X-FORCE!


Dazzler is confronted with who she might turn into if she never gets home!


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Rating


Cover & Solicit 3/5

Art, Colors & Inking 4/5

Layout & Flow 4/5

Story 4/5

Verdict 3.9


X-Men: Legacy #3 - Prodigal Part 3


X-Men: Legacy #3 Variant Cover

Legion must keep his inner demons in check long enough to help newly-manifested mutant twins who are being exploited by a criminal cartel in Japan.


But the twins may just have plans of their own.


As do Legion's inner demons...


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Rating


Cover & Solicit 3/5

Art, Colors & Inking 3/5

Layout & Flow 4/5

Story 3/5

Verdict 3.1


Age of Apocalypse #11 - The Final Battle


Age of Apocalypse #11 Cover

The climax of the first year of AGE OF APOCALYPSE!


The X-Terminated vs. Weapon X!


Jean Grey's fate lies in the balance!


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Rating


Cover & Solicit 3/5

Art, Colors & Inking 2/5

Layout & Flow 4/5

Story 4/5

Verdict 3.3

Purchase X-Factor #249
Purchase X-treme X-Men TPB Vol. 02 You Cant Go Home Again
Purchase X-Men: Legacy #3
Purchase X-Men Legacy #3 (Alphona Variant Cover Edition)
Purchase Age of Apocalypse #11
Purchase X-Factor #249
Purchase X-Treme X-Men #8

Purchase X-Men Legacy #3
Purchase Age of Apocalypse #11

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