Briefly: 32 top players will get the change to win a combined $US10 ($14) million in prizes, publisher Wizards of the Coast announced yesterday. Their contracts will be for $US75,000 ($103,766), directly addressing concerns Magic pros had about earning sub-par money. Some top players might even come out of retirement, like streamer Janne "Savjz" Mikkonen.
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Your bread-and-butter Dungeons & Dragons party won't include a manticore, a gargoyle, a hyena or a sentient fungi, but maybe it should. One D&D player spent a year and a half converting every single creature in the Monster Manual into playable characters and now players can live out their dreams of being a great fire beetle who slays dragons.
The Anniversary Edition of Larry Harris' Axis & Allies, released in 2008, is considered the definitive version of the famous board game. Set during the Second World War, players take on one or more sides representing the countries involved in the conflict. Unfortunately, the game has been out of print for a long time, with unopened copies going for many hundreds of dollars -- $500 or more in some instances.