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Monster Monpiece

Monster Monpiece rubbing Vita owners the right way on May 27


It's no Monster Girl Quest, but it'll do
May 09
It's finally here! Monster Monpiece, that deliciously risqué card battler brought to us by Idea Factory, is hitting North America on May 27 and Europe on May 28. For $29.99, you too can collect all the Monster Girls an... read
I see...spending money in your future
After the free-to-play boom on the PC and mobile platforms, it's no wonder why major publishers want a slice of the pie. Microsoft, Nintendo, and Sony have all tried their hand in the scheme, and some have been more successfu... read feature

Twitch Plays

Can Twitch work together to play Hearthstone?


To play and *win*, I should say
Apr 28
I'm over Twitch Plays Pokemon, but it was fun while it lasted for me. And that's not to say I'm bored of the concept of people collaborating to play a game via live stream, generally speaking. Some will be hits, some will be ... read

Japan


Steamroller fox
Apr 28
Okay. First, poor giraffe. Second, why am I not playing Animal Kaiser every day? read
Mega Man card game

The Mega Man Universal Fighting System card game set is available now


For $30, with a tin
Apr 23
For those who aren't aware, Universal Fighting System is a line of card games that functions as a battle game, with an additional collecting element. Their newest tie-in is Mega Man, and the collaborative effort that resulted... read

Ex-Harmonix dev creates a crazy dating card game


Find your messed up soul mate
Apr 17
Billionaire Banshee is a card game where all players pretend that they're single and looking for their soul mate. At your turn, you'll pick up one card from two different piles: Quirk and Perk. The traits on these cards make ... read
Magic

Magic 2015 Duels of the Planeswalkers coming this summer


Introducing fully customizable decks
Apr 16
Magic 2015 Duels of the Planeswalkers was announced for release this summer on Xbox One, Xbox Live Arcade, Steam, and mobile devices. While not a surprise considering they've produced a new game every summer for the past... read
Hearthstone

Hearthstone is getting a cool new single-player campaign soon


Curse of Naxxramas
Apr 11
Blizzard is adding its first adventure to the collectible card game Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft on PC, Mac, and iPad soon. Titled Curse of Naxxramas, this single-player campaign will be spread across five distinct "wings"... read
Hearthstone

Hearthstone plays just as great on the iPad


It's my preferred platform
Apr 10
As a general rule, I don't play a game excessively during its beta stage. I don't particularly like getting invested in something that may utterly change after the full release, and Hearthstone is no exception. Although ... read
Card Hunter

Card Hunter is getting a new expansion soon


Good to see this game still chugging
Apr 09
I really enjoyed Card Hunter when it dropped late last year. It had a refreshing art style, a fun sense of humor, and a fair free-to-play scheme -- and now, it's getting more content this month in the form of an expansio... read
It's pretty simple
I've seen quite a few people sigh at Hearthstone's recent iPad port rollout, because currently the game is only available in a select few regions, leaving a couple of major countries out of the loop (like the US). But it's actually pretty easy to download it on your iPad in minutes, using a simple region change method that you can do entirely within your device. read feature

Hearthstone

Hearthstone rolling out to iPad in some regions today


Get all up in Hearthstone's biz-nass
Apr 02
If you've been happily lapping up all the Hearthstone goodness since its inception, you've probably been looking forward to the iPad version to take the show on the road. Well, my United States brethren, keep waiting! Today, ... read
Blizzard's trump card
I never got into Magic: The Gathering. Plenty of my friends did, but I couldn't afford countless booster packs or starter decks, and my mom wouldn't drive me to the seedy local comic book store to play aga... read feature

Hearthstone

Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft launches for PC, Mac


More versions on the way
Mar 11
The beta period for Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft has come to a close, which means the full release is upon us. Like, now. Blizzard's free-to-play card game has launched for PC and Mac. An iPad version of the title is comin... read
Adventure Time Card Wars

Adventure Time Card Wars is like Hearthstone light


And also has IAP
Feb 13
Do you remember that one episode of Adventure Time where Finn and Jake play a game called Card Wars? Well, that's a real mobile game now. It's pretty much everything you'd expect based on the rules from the show, and it ... read

Star Wars: Assault Team is a turn-based mobile game


Involving card-battle elements
Jan 29
Disney Interactive and LucasArts have announced Star Wars: Assault Team for iOS, Windows 8, and Android. It's a turn-based combat game involving card-battling elements. You'll collect characters from the Star Wars universe an... read

Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft in open beta now


In North America at least
Jan 21
Attention North America! Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft is now in open beta. Blizzard has opened the doors, and best of all they won't be doing anymore wipes, encouraging players to amass their collection. The open beta will... read
Hearthstone

Hearthstone receives last major beta update


Which means it's on track to go live soon
Jan 14
Blizzard has announced that it is delaying the Hearthstone beta, but they've also dropped the last major beta update, meaning the game could be coming sooner than later. The patch is mostly a balancing act, nerfing the Mage a... read

One man has spent over $3,000 on Steam Holiday badges


Level 1,000 Snow Globe card
Jan 02
Meet PalmDesert, a Steam power user who just spent $3,160 on Steam Holiday cards. The level 260 Steam user reached level 1,000 on the Snow Globe from this year's Steam Holiday sale, earning him 100,000 XP. Impressive, given t... read

Lara Croft: Reflections is a social card game for iOS


Card Raider
Dec 23
There's a new Lara Croft game and it's a ... social card game ... for iOS. Well then! The game sees you adventuring through lost worlds, collecting valuable artifacts, battling enemies, and going against other players. There'... read
Hearthstone

Blizzard has delayed the Hearthstone open beta


Now coming in January 2014
Dec 20
Bad news for those of you who wanted to play Hearthstone as soon as possible without an invite -- Blizzard has delayed the open beta until January 2014. Blizzard notes in a blog post that they don't want to rush the game... read
Street Fighter card game

Pre-orders open for Street Fighter Deck-Building game


Spinning card kick!
Dec 07
Taking it from the streets to the table, Cryptozoic Entertainment is now accepting pre-orders for its upcoming Street Fighter deck-building card game. Anticipated for release February 2014, the two-to-five player game pits cl... read
Space Wolf

Here's your first look at the card-based Space Wolf


For the Emperor! And Cards.
Nov 29
After THQ's dissolution, the Warhammer 40K license was scattered to the winds. We've ended up with an apparently disappointing Space Hulk remake and this upcoming Space Wolf game. What's interesting is that this game is goin... read
Might & Magic card game

Free-to-play Might & Magic card game out on Steam


Collect some cards!
Nov 11
If you are tired of waiting to play Hearthstone, an alternative card game has popped up on Steam for you to enjoy. Ubisoft's Might & Magic Duel of Champions as a free-to-play title on Steam with DLC card packs available f... read
Heroes of Warcraft

Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft headed to Android/iPhone


Even more ways to play on the go
Nov 09
Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft, Blizzard's upcoming digital card game, is now making its way to Android and iPhone devices in the second half of next year, according to the company's chief creative officer Rob Pardo. The new... read
Pokemon hanafuda

Koi-koi! Nintendo's Pokemon hanafuda cards hitting Japan


Or...Karp-Karp!
Oct 24
Remember when Nintendo began as a hanafuda card manufacturer? I don't, because I wasn't alive in 1889, but maybe there are some Highlanders among you fine folk and I'd be remiss if I didn't encourage you to decapitate each ot... read
Magic Tactics shut down

Magic: The Gathering Tactics will shut down next year


All those cards you bought? Yeah, they'll probably be gone
Oct 22
Have you been playing the free-to-play strategy game Magic: The Gathering - Tactics? If so, you don't have long to continue, as Sony Online Entertainment and Wizards of the Coast have decided to "sunset" the game on March 28,... read
Scrolls

One of Scrolls' biggest updates is coming next month


Remember this game?
Sep 25
Mojang's Scrolls is still trucking, and next month the game will get a hefty update that'll add a ton of customization to the game, as well as a new mode,  new scrolls, and even a spectator option. The new mode is called... read
Remember Zul'Jin? He's back! In card form!
Blizzard has finally done it. Rather than experiment in all of its successful franchises with elements of free-to-play or full-on microtransactions, the company has gone ahead and made a completely free-to-play game from star... read feature

Impressions: Boss Monster


Retro Card-Gaming Fun
Aug 26
Boss Monster is a card game you likely haven’t heard of. Successfully Kickstarted back in November of last year after exceeding its requesting funding amount by almost 18 times the original goal, it’s been availab... read
Exclusive tunes along with commentary from the sound team
It's been a while since we've talked about the Warcraft card game spin-off, Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft. Blizzard Entertainment is currently taking beta sign-ups, so I thought it would be a good time to find out what's go... read feature

Mega Man card game

Mega Man card game will make me even more poor


Get equipped with Trap Card!
Aug 16
Jasco Games, the company currently making that Mega Man board game, is using the same license to produce a set of cards as part of its Universal Fighting System line. I say without any sarcasm or cynicism that I think this is... read






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