Altered Carbon Gets an RPG, Frankenstein Has an Heir, and More in Tabletop Gaming News

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Welcome back to Gaming Shelf, io9's regular column all about the fantastic world of board games and tabletop roleplaying games—focusing on sci-fi and fantasy, of course. This time around we’ve got some exciting announcements in the worlds of Altered Carbon and Magic: The Gathering, as well as a Kickstarter for a story…

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https://io9.gizmodo.com/altered-carbon-gets-an-rpg-frankenstein-has-an-heir-a-1833717831

Disney Has Hopes for More Alien and Planet of the Apes After the Fox Merger

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Get a better look at Detective Pikachu’s cast of pocket monsters in some new posters. Expect to see a lot more Jason Todd in Titans’ second season. Clark Gregg teases his mysterious new Agents of SHIELD role. Plus, more images from Game of Thrones’ return, and what to expect from the end of Gotham. To me, my spoilers!

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https://io9.gizmodo.com/disney-has-hopes-for-more-alien-and-planet-of-the-apes-1833703660

You Brew It Up! Ah, Damn You! God Damn You All to Hell!

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The handful of trailers we’ve seen for The Lego Movie 2 have only given us fleeting glimpses of Apocalypseburg, where minifigures like Emmett and Lucy struggle for survival—and decent coffee—after the invaders from planet Duplo laid waste to Bricksburg. But Lego’s new 3,178-piece Welcome to Apocalypseburg! set now…

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https://io9.gizmodo.com/you-brew-it-up-ah-damn-you-god-damn-you-all-to-hell-1831467454

Mondo’s Latest Ghostbusters Poster Blows the Roof Off the Place

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The logo, proton packs, traps, Slimer, Stay Puft, few films have as many recognizable images in them as Ghostbusters. Which means designing a poster for it, especially after almost 35 years, can be a challenge. Thankfully for all of us, it was a challenge artist Laurent Durieux was happy to take on.

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https://io9.gizmodo.com/mondos-latest-ghostbusters-poster-blows-the-roof-off-th-1830190854