Card Hunter News

Top five summer mmo games
The summer is definitely one of the best times of the year. For younger people, it means no school and being able to game all day and night. While the dog days of summer can wear you down through the oppressive heat, the virtual worlds of online games provide a welcome escape as you game in air-conditioned comfort. Summer does provide people with a lot of extra time to enjoy gaming, so we thought we would compile a worthwhile list of titles that ...
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Jul 28 2017
Card Hunter Acquisitions Incorporated expansion
It's always amazing when a popular gaming entity finds its way into another game entirely. Our specific case of this is the introduction of the insanely popular Acquisitions Incorporated crew (from the Penny Arcade podcasts and PAX live presentations) to the Card Hunter browser mmo. Players will now be able to control Omin Dran, Binwin Bronzebottom, and Jim Darkmagic in series of adventures as the group searches for profit in Cardhuntria. Players...
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Apr 22 2016
Card Hunter AI expansion to feature respawning monsters
There's some good news and not-so-good news for players who love the Card Hunter browser mmo. The good news is that there's a new expansion being worked on, and this expansion is tentatively being called "AI" for the moment. The not-so-good news is that one of the core features of the expansion will really test players as there will be a focus on respawning monsters. The latest dev blog goes into some detail on these Card Hunter respawning monste...
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Feb 16 2016
How Card Hunter keeps improving
Card Hunter is one browser mmo that took me totally by surprise. When I read that the game had first launched, the visuals of the game really hooked me as it definitely harkened back to the very beginnings of pen-and-paper role-playing games. I grew up playing old school rpgs, like Dungeons and Dragons, Traveller, and Palladium, when artwork was not polished and rulebooks were pretty thin and bare-bones. Card Hunter took that nostalgic feel of th...
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Dec 03 2015
card hunter 2nd anniversary special leagues
Card Hunter is celebrating its second anniversary by doling out a special leagues extravaganza this weekend. The Card Hunter second anniversary party will be held on September 12 and 13, and will feature a smattering of special leagues for multiplayer fans. Free-to-join quick draw leagues will be running throughout the weekend with a chance for participants to score loot and feline figures. These cat collectibles are so elusive they aren't even...
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Sep 11 2015
Looking forward to the Card Hunter Expedition to the Sky Citadel expansion
One of the most enjoyable online games I've played over the last few years is the incredible Card Hunter browser mmo. The mixture of board game mechanics, trading card features, and a huge nod to old school pen-and-paper rpgs makes the game a blast. Even better is that you can easily play it solo or engage in some robust PvP against other players. Now the game looks to improve itself with the release of a new expansion. Let's sling some virtual d...
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Aug 02 2015
card hunter steam version july
Formerly available only as a browser mmo, Card Hunter will be unpacking a standalone free to play client via Steam for Windows and Mac.In an announcement over the weekend, developers said the Card Hunter Steam client will be available this month although no final release date has been announced. Both browser mmo and Steam versions will be able to access all content, including the new high level expansion pack called Expedition to the Sky Cit...
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Jul 06 2015
Card Hunter celebrates first anniversary
It's hard to believe, but it's been almost a full year since Card Hunter launched. This browser mmo took gaming geeks by storm as it mixed tabletop action with the card collecting strategy of games like Magic: The Gathering, but all of it neatly wrapped up in old-school Dungeons and Dragons nostalgia. To celebrate the Card Hunter first anniversary, the game is having a massive celebration over the weekend. The action will start at 5pm PST tomorro...
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Sep 11 2014
Using custom scenarios in Card Hunter
For most online games, it's easy to put them in their prospective niche. Some games are pure action, whilst others are empire-building strategy games. However, there are some games that really make an unique impression every time you play it. One of those games is Card Hunter, a hybrid comprised of collectible card games and board games, all wrapped together in an old-school tabletop roleplaying vibe. The fact that Richard Garfield, the creator o...
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Jul 04 2014
Card Hunter Attack of the Artifacts review
There's nothing like delving into dangerous dungeons to kill lots of monsters and getting your hands on lots of loot. You can scratch that itch in one of the most interesting free browser games to come along in recent years: Card Hunter, the game that mixes old school D&D adventures with the deck building of Magic: The Gathering. Now it's time to belly up to the table and sling some virtual dice with Gary and Melvin as a new expansion, A...
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May 07 2014