Recent Board Game Podcast Episodes

Express 24: Alternate Reality Games
The Secret Cabal Gaming Podcast » March 22, 2017
Chris and Jamie have been going bananas with Alternate Reality Games for the past 3 months as we plan Agents of the Cabal so it's time for them to do a brain dump of all of their findings. Alternate Reality Games are a fantastic and very unique gaming experience.

Int, March 2017: Secret Hitlers Dominant Species
The Adventuring Party » March 21, 2017
This week's hosts: Oisin, Sean & Mary This week the party review not one, not one and a half, but TWO games! Secret Hitler and Dominant Species. Show Notes: 00:51 Secret Hitler 00:54 Dominant Species ( The Card Game ) 01:04 Dominant Species ( The Board Game ) 01:24 Review I - Secret Hitler 01:42 Well deserved boo for region ...

TDT # 498 - Play With Tom and Eric
The Dice Tower » March 21, 2017
In this show, we talk about Jeju Island, Oh My Goods, Naturally Disastrous, the Kingsport Card Game, Cthulhu KoT, Coal Baron Card Game, and Mole Rats in Space. We also hear a tale of Horror, answer questions, hear from a gaggle of contributors, and end the show talking about the games we'd like to play with each other.

Dice Tower News 559 - Mar 20th - 2017
Dice Tower News » March 21, 2017
Two industry personnel news items, two new releases, two Kickstarters

OBG 238: Broadcasting Board Gaming
On Board Games » March 20, 2017
In this episode, Issac and Stephanie talk with Lyle and Chris from Crit Camp Gaming about broadcasting their board gaming on Twitch. (49:10) In the Review-a-Palooza Isaac and Stephanie look at: Barcelona: The Rose of Fire Lords of Scotland Build or Boom Inverse Genius: http://www.inversegenius.com/ Patreon ...

Episode 94- Adrenaline
Blue Peg, Pink Peg » March 20, 2017
BPPP Adrenaline (click on the text to the left to listen) During this week's episode: 1) The Pegs discuss recent news and a recent game plays including Arkham Horror: The Card Game, Tumble Tree, Baseball Highlights: 2045 and more; 2) Announce the winner of their #21lbsofgame contest where one listener will win a copy of ...

Three Moves Ahead 389: Winter of Wargaming 2017 Wrapup
Three Moves Ahead » March 19, 2017
Rob and Bruce wrap up this year's winter of wargaming by looking back at some of the games they played and some of the trends they've seen in the wargame space. From boutique games to the pros and cons of computer wargaming, they cover a wide array of topics on their favorite hobby. Does a narrow scope limit a game's design or does ...

GameTek Classic 147 - Estimating
Ludology » March 19, 2017
In this classic GameTek Geoff discusses some techniques for estimating things in your head. Duration 6:19

D6G Ep 209: The Man Behind the F.A.T. Mats & Weta Workshop on GKR Visuals
The D6 Generation » March 18, 2017
Doug Johnson, the man behind Tablewar's F.A.T. mats, joins us in the third chair! Doug shares his story of how he went from gamer to every miniature gamer's favorite "Mat Man" as we learn how Tablewar went from idea to reality. Later Craig and Russ our rejoined by some more amazing folks from Weta Workshop as they discuss what it ...

Meeples & Miniatures - Episode 200 - The War of 1812
Meeples & Miniatures » March 18, 2017
Welcome to Episode 200 of the Meeples & Miniatures Podcast In this show, hosts Neil Shuck, Mike Hobbs, Mike Whitaker and Dave Luff catch up with what they have been doing in the hobby over the past week. For our main feature, Mike Hobbs changes chairs and chats about developing his War of 1812 campaign guide for Sharp Practice At ...

BGTG 175 - Curious About Wargames
Boardgames to Go » March 17, 2017
Opener: A light wargame! Miracle on the Loire: Joan of Arc My buddy DaveO has been on the podcast before, talking about euro gaming at Essen, or if any games are good for five players. Like most of us, he's played an overwhelming number of strategy boardgames over the years. The didn't include wargames, though he was kind of ...

Boardcast News 3.16.2017 Podcast of Nonsensical Gamers
The League of Nonsensical Gamers » March 16, 2017
Matt runs solo with a slew of GAMA announcements and covers a wide swath of what's currently available on Kickstarter.

Season 2 Episode 8 - AIRECON
The Broken Meeple » March 16, 2017
Well AIRECON was a blast, surpassing the previous one in October. Now an annual convention, it's only going to try to expand and be bigger and better. On today's episode I talk about the convention itself, what new board games I got to play and a couple of particular highlights from my experience. 01:00 - AIRECON in general 06:07 - ...

Vox Republica 138: Havens of Gloooooom
The Cardboard Republic » March 16, 2017
Episode 138 Length: 58:46 Show Links: RSS iTunes Stitcher Download Episode Welcome back to Vox Republica, the Cardboard Republic Podcast! We post new episodes every other Thursday, with each episode being about 45 minutes long. Vox Republica is proudly supported by our Patreon. Consider contributing today! DESCRIPTION: Laurel season ...

Episode 106 -- Reggie and Emily's Excellent Adventure
Punching Cardboard » March 15, 2017
Welcome to an episode filled with old games and some special guests. Edward and Amanda from Heavy Cardboard join in as we discuss how to get old games back to the table. And after a day of gaming here at Punching Cardboard headquarters, we unleash a session report covering the three underrated titles that ended up on our table. To ...

Episode 131: Onward to Venus, Broom Service and Board Games That Tell Stories
The Secret Cabal Gaming Podcast » March 15, 2017
Today the gang decides to go back into the collection and review a game that flew under the radar that they think needs some love, Onward to Venus by Martin Wallace. Then they take a look back at Broom Service one year later. Then Tony T gets frustrated as the guys keep interupting him during the news segment with nonsense. Finally ...

AGC 207 March 14th 2017
All Games Considered » March 14, 2017
With Mark Kinney, Carol, and Craig Campbell from Nerdburger Games. Some Linux Skype issues solved, and thoughts of ConGlomeration games. A retrospective on Jack Chick and Dark Dungeons. Surviving being on a convention panel. Aesthetics and presentation in game design. Archie's dark gritty reboo, and the CW in general. Download 64kbps ...

INT, March 2017: Pub Quiz Answers
The Adventuring Party » March 14, 2017
This week's hosts: Oisin, Sean, Mary This week the party bring you the answers to our annual pub quiz and reveal our winner. Show Notes: 00:45 - Who knew Happy Birthday to you had such a history 00:50 - Clearly all those with musical talent were absent from recording, stay tuned! 01:30 - Round Cathal: C1: In Tron one of most ...

RDTN Episode 114: They Who Were 8, Rum & Bones Second Tides, & Fuzzy Tales
Rolling Dice & Taking Names » March 14, 2017
We hope you enjoy the brand new segment that is being brought to you from the creative mind of Chaz Marler . In this new segment, we will debate the aspects of various positions people take in the mechanics, themes, and design of board games. Now that it has been typed, that sounds a little heavier than anticipated. We hope to ...

TDT # 497 - Space Games
The Dice Tower » March 14, 2017
In this episode, we talk about Gloomhaven, Isle of Monsters, Wind the Film!, Mint Works, answer a few questions, and hear a tale of horror. We end the show with our top ten space games!

Ep. 63 – Lots of Gaming Nonsense Podcast of Nonsensical Gamers
The League of Nonsensical Gamers » March 13, 2017
Some how, some way, we drum up 66 minutes of content from basically thin air. Join us to chat games, PrezCon, UnPub, Storm Chasers, and more!

OBG 237: 10 Years Old
On Board Games » March 13, 2017
In this episode, Don, Erik, and Scott Nicholson talk about starting the podcast 10 years ago and how its evolved. They then discuss games they are still playing from 10 years ago. (59:58) Isaac and Stephanie discuss the games they are still playing from 10 years ago. (1:10:15) Isaac and Stephanie discuss this month's triple play ...

Dice Tower News 558 - Mar 13th - 2017
Dice Tower News » March 13, 2017
Board game industry news - two games of the year, three organized play programs, and more - plus a May release and a Kickstarter

Episode #256 - Tak Is Major Fun
The Spiel » March 13, 2017
Tak comes to us from writer Patrick Rothfuss and designer James Ernest. Tak is universal, simple, elegant and accessible. A game that you can play anywhere, with anyone. A game that is beautiful because HOW you play matters as much as winning or losing.

Three Moves Ahead 388: Scourge of War: Waterloo
Three Moves Ahead » March 12, 2017
Rob, Rowan, and Troy "As far back as I can remember, I always wanted to be a gangster" Goodfellow talk about Scourge of War: Waterloo. Waterloo is the first departure for the Take Command series in which we travel to a conflict outside of the American Civil War. Rowan has concerns about forts and Rob has concerns about... a few ...

Ludology Episode 147 - Listen Up
Ludology » March 12, 2017
Mike and Geoff field a bevy of listener questions. Duration: 1:10:21

The Long View - Hansa Teutonica
The Long View » March 11, 2017
In this episode of The Long View, I'm pleased to be joined by co-host T.C. Reid and returning contributor Joe Sallen as we discuss a modern classic, Hansa Teutonica. What makes this game special? Is the theme a help or a hindrance? What do the expansions add to the base game? Tune in to hear our opinions about these questions and more ...

Meeples & Miniatures - Episode 199 - Dungeon Saga
Meeples & Miniatures » March 10, 2017
Welcome to Episode 199 of the Meeples & Miniatures Podcast In this show, hosts Neil Shuck, Mike Whitaker and Dave Luff catch up with what they have been doing in the hobby over the past week. For our main feature, we are joined by Mike Hobbs and chat about the dungeon-bash boardgame/miniatures game from Mantic Games: Dungeon Saga. ...

TPK, December 2017: Alternatives to Death
The Adventuring Party » March 9, 2017
This week's hosts: Liam, Ian, Sean This week the party are challenged by a listener to take on death itself, the topic, not the scythe wielding, binky riding avatar of lifes end. Show Notes: 00:37 Yeah Sean, you don't need an "and" 01:01 We fail completely for the rest of the episode to actually deal with the question asked about ...

Podcast #54: In a Bedroom With a Nasty Lich
Shut Up Sit Down » March 8, 2017
In this temporarily-educated instalment of the SU&SD podcast, Matt, Pip and Paul gathered at a hotel during the 2017 Game Developer's Conference. Their mission? To discuss the hot questions of the day. Should liches be banned? Are humans secretly terrible at games? Why can't I have my raven back? When is an asteroid ...

Lords of the Dungeon 0: Meet the New Cast
The Secret Cabal Gaming Podcast » March 8, 2017
Welcome to the Dungeon, Cabalists! We are so happy to introduce our brand new podcast, Lords of the Dungeon. In this, our first episode, we essentially talk about ourselves so you can get the new the brand new cast of hosts. Along with Jamie, we have people you've heard about since the very beginning, Jesko, AC, Jess and Bender. We ...

Lords of the Dungeon 1: Building a Better Party
The Secret Cabal Gaming Podcast » March 8, 2017
Welcome to the Dungeon, Cabalists! In episode #1, the Lords discuss their new Star Wars Saga Edition campaign. The gang has completed character creation and gives you a synopsis of both the characters and the setup for the new campaign. Then they list tips for collaboratively creating characters to build loyalty, bonds and immersion ...

Season 2 Episode 7 - EXCEPTIONS
The Broken Meeple » March 7, 2017
OK, first of all I said I was doing this before Rahdo did! :P A quick explanation regarding AireCon this weekend and my games played with The Game Shelf on 5 March including Time Stories: Endurance (no spoilers) and Coliseum. And then the meat of the episode, my Top Ten Games that are Exceptions to the Rule - games I normally ...

Three Moves Ahead 387: Churchill AAR
Three Moves Ahead » March 6, 2017
It's a very special Three Moves Ahead as we find Rob visiting Bruce in person to play a variety of wargames. The star of the weekend is Mark Herman's Churchill (previously covered in 3MA #330), a game in which players assume the role of Churchill, Stalin, or Roosevelt over the course of ten critical conferences. Also discussed: 13 ...

OBG 236: Language Lessons
On Board Games » March 6, 2017
In this episode, Isaac talks with Matt Wolfe from Game Designers of North Carolina, about gaming terminology; specifically about decision scales. (27:26) Giles adds his own terminology to our growing lexicon. (29:22) Lastly, Giles and Don go out to the Game Shed. Inverse Genius: http://www.inversegenius.com/ Patreon ...

Dice Tower News 557 - Mar 6th - 2017
Dice Tower News » March 6, 2017
Returning after a four-week break with industry news, a new release, and a Kickstarter

Episode 93- Clank! And the Dark Side of Gaming: Obsession
Blue Peg, Pink Peg » March 6, 2017
BPPP Clank and Obsession (click on the text to the left to listen) During this week's episode: 1) The Pegs discuss recent news and a recent game plays including Ta-Da, Villains and Vigilantes, Attack on Titan and more; 2) Review the family friendly deck builder Clank!; and 3) And examine one of the dark sides of gaming, ...

The Villages of Valeria Are Nice This Time of Year – Episode 75
All Us Geeks » March 6, 2017
Jeff is still ill, and Jordan is tackling his own health issues. But that didn't stop The Geeks from returning for another episode! For episode 75, Jeff and Jordan review Villages of Valeria. Or are they actually reviewing 7 Wonders? It's hard to tell at one point. Don't forget that … Read the rest

TPGC - Episode #80 - The Cast Talks About the BGG Most Played Party Games Chart
The Party Game Cast » March 5, 2017
On Episode #80 of the Party Gamecast featuring the Party Game Cast, Bruce is joined by Rocki, Mike and Bryan to dissect the "Most Played Party Games" on boardgamegeek.com. It can be found here: https://www.boardgamegeek.com/blogpost/61395/top-party-games-2004-2016 What the Food !?! (Sponsored by DaWood Earth Movers) The Cast eats ...

GameTek Classic 146 - Betrayal
Ludology » March 5, 2017
In this classic GameTek Geoff looks at how the language people use can give clues to their treachery. Duration: 6:32

Boardcast News 2.23.2017 Podcast of Nonsensical Gamers
The League of Nonsensical Gamers » March 4, 2017
A few news stories from long ago, February 2017, unearthed for your brief listening pleasure!

Meeples & Miniatures – Episode 198 - Tiny Terrain Models
Meeples & Miniatures » March 4, 2017
Welcome to Episode 198 of the Meeples & Miniatures Podcast In this show, hosts Neil Shuck, Mike Hobbs, Mike Whitaker and Dave Luff talk to Craig Thompson of Tiny Terrain Models. We hope you enjoy the show Show Links Tiny Terrain Models

Vox Republica 137: Award Season
The Cardboard Republic » March 2, 2017
Episode 137 Length: 1:14:03 Show Links: RSS iTunes Stitcher Download Episode Welcome back to Vox Republica, the Cardboard Republic Podcast! We post new episodes every other Thursday, with each episode being about 45 minutes long. Vox Republica is proudly supported by our Patreon. Consider contributing today! DESCRIPTION: It's ...

Episode 105 -- The Jay Andres Project
Punching Cardboard » March 2, 2017
It's three in the morning and I'm trying to raise the spirit of a Chicago radio host not nearly forgotten. We'll see if it works as I'm on my own in this one. This show about conversation. This show of lively banter. And here, today, this episode, conjuring past techniques, offering up monologue. Well, monologue and music. A ...

Episode 140-- Top 11 DC and Marvel Villains and BGG Rants
The Geek Allstars » March 2, 2017
Tonight Dan and Chris discuss some KS, have a few discussions about weird happenings on BGG, and thanks to a listener request we go into the top 11 Marvel and DC Villains (starts about 1:40). Hope you enjoy and thanks for listening! If you have show topics or ideas please mail us or visit our guild!

Episode 130: Assault of the Giants, Raiders of the North Sea and a Short Topic Extravaganza
The Secret Cabal Gaming Podcast » March 1, 2017
Hey Now Cabalists! It's time for another hog wild episode of The Secret Cabal! Today we review the new Wiz-Kids games, Assault of the Giants! ,Then we look back at Raiders of the North Sea one year later while Tony takes a nap. ,Then when Tony wakes up he gives you a monstrous news roundup while the rest of us make crude jokes ...

Episode #255 - The Spiel on Holmes: Sherlock and Mycroft
The Spiel » February 28, 2017
1885. A bomb explodes in Parliament. Sherlock and Mycroft Holmes have 7 days to build a case to prove the innocence or guilt of a young man. Collect sets of evidence by selecting actions on character cards from Doyle's novels. May the best detective win!

Int, March 2017: Isle of Skye
The Adventuring Party » February 28, 2017
This week's hosts: Liam, Ian, and Seán. This week, the party discuss the board game Isle of Skye 00:40 - Isle of Skye - https://boardgamegeek.com/boardgame/176494/isle-skye-chieftain-king 00:50 - Speil de Jahres - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Spiel_des_Jahres 00:55 - Wine, board games, and cheese. 01:15 - From Cheiften ...

D6G Ep 208: Giant Killer Robots Preview and Blood & Plunder First Impressions
The D6 Generation » February 28, 2017
Paul Tobin, Senior Concept Designer of Weta Workshop, in the third chair! Paul and Matt Hyra from Cryptozoic Games kick things off with details from the new gaming hotness Giant Killer Robots. What exactly happens when you match these two companies plus robots? Later Craig and Russ chat about the pirate game "Blood and Plunder" ...

AGC 206 February 28th 2017
All Games Considered » February 28, 2017
With Mark Kinney and Carol. Mark's Skype issues. Loren Wiseman. Jeremy Tangman's GoFundMe. ConGlomeration! Kickstarer Corner! A Movie Buff review! More CW DC talk. ConGlom again. Segment ideas. Download 64kbps mp3 (27.1 MB) Show links Jeremy Tangman's GoFundMe ConGlomeration LexOccultum (Kickstarter) The Watch (Kickstarter) Graveyard ...

RDTN Episode 113: Mare Nostrum, Conflict of Heroes – Guadalcanal, Kingsport Festival – The Card Game, 50 Hou
Rolling Dice & Taking Names » February 28, 2017
We have been trying for weeks to get Mare Nostrum Empires by Academy Games to the table and it is a shame that it took so long. Yeah, it is a good game, but you will need to listen to just what it was that impressed us so much about it. Will say it is one of those games when you are done, you sit back, contemplate the play, and, for ...

OBG 235: Vocabulary Test
On Board Games » February 27, 2017
In this episode, Don and Isaac talk with Dirk Knemeyer from Artana Games about what they've played lately. (43:52) Next, Isaac, Don, and Dirk talk about the vocabulary of games. (1:57:07) Lastly, Erik and Don take a further look at the Robotech RPG Tactics Kickstarter. Inverse Genius: http://www.inversegenius.com/ Patreon ...

Three Moves Ahead 386: Steel Panthers
Three Moves Ahead » February 26, 2017
Fun fact: Did you know that if you search for "Steel Panthers" on Google Images you will find both A) screenshots of the Steel Panthers series and B) photographs of an active glam rock band named Steel Panther? Go ahead, look for yourself. I'll wait. Did you check? Pretty crazy that people are still into that. In any case, our ...

Double Take
Ludology » February 26, 2017
Mike and Geoff are pleased to welcome designer Andrew Parks to discuss taking a second shot at a design, whether it's revisiting a mechanic or taking an entire system into a new direction. Duration: 1:15:42

The Long View - Archipelago
The Long View » February 25, 2017
In this episode of The Long View, I'm pleased to be joined by co-host T.C. Reid and first time contributor Alex Singh as we discuss his favorite game, Archipelago. What makes this game so unique? How does it handle the theme of exploration and exploitation? Why is it so divisive among some gamers who alternately love or hate the end ...

The Broken Meeple - S02E06 - Negativity
The Broken Meeple » February 25, 2017
A recent misunderstanding occurred on a gaming Facebook group which has now been resolved. However one of the big parts of the situation leading to it was a harsh response to a review I gave which downplayed a highly hyped title of 2016: Great Western Trail. All has thankfully been resolved, however it does raise the issue of how we ...

Meeples & Miniatures - Episode 197 - Bad Squiddo Games
Meeples & Miniatures » February 24, 2017
Welcome to Episode 197 of the Meeples & Miniatures Podcast In this show, hosts Neil Shuck, Mike Hobbs and Dave Luff talk to Annie Norman of Bad Squiddo Games - we catch up with what has been happening over the past year. In our other segments, we are joined by Mike Whitaker to chat about what we've been up to. We also welcome a ...

The Geeks Join the Battle at Hogwarts – Episode 74
All Us Geeks » February 23, 2017
Jeff is tackling being sick and a failing voice, but The Geeks are back! And this time they review Harry Potter: Hogwarts Battle! Don't forget that The Geeks have started using Mixlr to live stream the main episodes! Follow them on Mixlr to be notified when they go live; usually … Read the rest

Vox Republica 136: Creating a Gaming Cafe
The Cardboard Republic » February 22, 2017
Episode 136 Length: 1:02:45 Show Links: RSS iTunes Stitcher Download Episode Welcome back to Vox Republica, the Cardboard Republic Podcast! We post new episodes every other Thursday, with each episode being about 45 minutes long. Vox Republica is proudly supported by our Patreon. Consider contributing today! DESCRIPTION: What does ...

Express 23: Euro Games for Ameritrash Gamers Featuring Dan King
The Secret Cabal Gaming Podcast » February 22, 2017
Jamie, Steve and Dan discuss Euro Games for Ameritrash Gamers and give you recommendations for your diverse game group.

Int, February 2017: Star Wars Destiny
The Adventuring Party » February 21, 2017
This week's hosts: Liam, Brian, Seán, and Eoin. This week, the party discuss the new collectable game, Star Wars Destiny! 00:36 - Star Wars Destiny 00:45 - Cards AND Dice! 01:04 - Shift from LCG to CCG. 01:32 - *muffled sounds of giant Star Wars dice tumbling over the table* 02:04 - Weiss Schwarz 04:30 - Character cards with ...

Boardgames to Go 174 - Vive La France
Boardgames to Go » February 21, 2017
Opener: Paris Connection A quick, solo show to catch up on some things. If you've been following my (sort of) weekly session report geeklists, or on social media (twitter, facebook), you'll know that I've been boardgaming with a group I created for Monday nights in Paris. It focuses on light/short games, and has an ulterior ...

TDT # 496 - Not Enough
The Dice Tower » February 21, 2017
In this show, we talk about Bear Valley, Tricky Track, Picassimo, Castles of Calandale, Lady Richmond, and a chess tournament! We hear a tale of horror, a tale of friendship, a biography of a boardgame, competing opinions on Dungeon, and answer questions! Finally, we end the show talking about when components to a game turn us off ...

Three Moves Ahead 385: Star Wars: Rebellion Board Game
Three Moves Ahead » February 20, 2017
Rob, Sean Sands, and Jonathan Bolding get together to talk about Star Wars: Rebellion. No, not that one, the board game one. Fantasy Flight's take on the Star Wars universe offers an asymmetrical experience in which the powerful Empire attempts to search for the scrappy Rebels across the galaxy.

Ep. 62 – Top of the Stack & Most Anticipated 2017 Podcast of Nonsensical Gamers
The League of Nonsensical Gamers » February 20, 2017
Episode 62 is here with a recap of recent game plays, our Top of the Stack for February (consistent failure all around) and our most anticipated titles for this year, 2017. (Please note that this episode releases on the eve of Golden Geek nomination completion. If you enjoy the content, please consider including our show in ...

OBG 234: Be Excellent to One Another
On Board Games » February 20, 2017
In this episode, Don and Stephanie talk about the latest serious issue that has come up on the Robotech Tactics Kickstarter. (39:50) In the Review-a-palooza, Erik and Don take a look at: Hex Casters Portal of Heroes Where's My Chainsaw Avalance at Yeti Mountain Saboteur: The Duel Inverse Genius: http://www.inversegenius.com/ ...

Episode 92- Barcelona: The Rose of Fire Plus Gloomhaven Contest
Blue Peg, Pink Peg » February 20, 2017
BPPP Barcelona (click on the text to the left to listen) During this week's episode: 1) The Pegs discuss recent news and a recent game plays including Covert, Kingsport Festival: The Card Game, Saloon Tycoon and more; 2) Announce a way that you can win a copy of Gloomhaven, courtesy of Cephalofair Games (#21lbsofgame); 3) Review the ...

GameTek Classic 145 - Red Vs Blue
Ludology » February 19, 2017
In this classic GameTek Geoff looks at how choosing a color may affect how you play. Duration: 06:17

Time to Get Our Clone on With Orphan Black – Episode 73
All Us Geeks » February 19, 2017
You've heard The Geeks talk bout watching Orphan Black. So what do they think of the game based on the show? Jeff and Jordan review Orphan Black: The Card Game. Don't forget that The Geeks have started using Mixlr to live stream the main episodes! Follow them on Mixlr to … Read the rest

Podcast #53: Matt and Quinns Go to the Past
Shut Up Sit Down » February 18, 2017
Like the plot of every time-travel movie ever, Matt and Quinns have officially gone too far into the past and may never be the same again. In this unusually raunchy edition of the acclaimed SU&SD podcast the pair discuss/complain about some titans of the 80's and 90's- Space Hulk , Blood Bowl and Magic: The Gathering . ...

XCOM Is Not Just a Video Game With Horrible Snipers – Episode 72
All Us Geeks » February 17, 2017
Jeff and Jordan step away from the video game, to see how the board game version does, when they review XCOM: The Board Game. Don't forget that The Geeks have started using Mixlr to live stream the main episodes! Follow them on Mixlr to be notified when they go live; … Read the rest

The Long View - Quick Looks #25
The Long View » February 17, 2017
In this episode of The Long View, I'm happy to be joined by Elhannan Lloyd Keller as we investigate two new titles from Stronghold Games, Great Western Trail and Sola Fide: The Reformation. Are these titles worthy of your attention and collection? What makes them unique? Listen to hear our opinions in this new episode! Thanks to ...

D6G Ep 207: Tech Talk & Captain Con 2017
The D6 Generation » February 17, 2017
Raef "Hollywood" Granger is back in the third chair. Since it's been a while, Raef and Russ dive into some tech talk: video games, internet connectivity and more. It's all in there. Later Craig and Russ chat about Captain Con 2017. How was the con and specifically how did our Konflict 47 event go? All that plus: - Total Fan Girl - Do ...

Meeples & Miniatures - Episode 196 - Over the Hills
Meeples & Miniatures » February 16, 2017
Welcome to Episode 196 of the Meeples & Miniatures Podcast In this show, hosts Neil Shuck, Mike Hobbs, Mike Whitaker and Dave Luff talk to Adrian McWalter, co-author of Napoleonic rules Over the Hills We hope you enjoy the show Show links: Over the Hills - Caliver Books Over the Hills Facebook Group JJs Wargames

Episode 129: Colosseum, Imperial Assault, Four Big Announcments and the Cost and Value of Board Games
The Secret Cabal Gaming Podcast » February 15, 2017
Hey Now Cabalists! This is a giagantic show for us becasue in episode 129 we unvail our big plans for 2017. Then we give a deep dice review to TMG's new edition of Colosseum. Then we look back at Star Wars Imperial Assault one year later. Then after Tony T gives you the wild and crazy news from all over the baord game 'verse, we ...

AGC 205 February 14th 2016
All Games Considered » February 14, 2017
With Mark Kinney, Carol, and Chris Mais of Kicked in the Dicebags. About KitDB. What we're up to, Minotaurs of the Stonelands, and DriveThruRPG picks. Getting back into gaming after a long absence, rich settings and impostor syndrome. When Gonzo Goes Wrong, and taking it slow. Kickstarter Corner. Boris Vallejo and Hyborian ...

Con, Feb 2017: Leprecon Preview
The Adventuring Party » February 14, 2017
This Weeks Hosts: Liam, Brian, Sean and Eoin This week the party discuss the upcoming Leprecon Games convention. 00:58 Why is Leprecon not in Leprecon ? 01:30 Eoin reminisces about how things were... back in his day 02:00 Liam can get you a venue in exchange for bananas 03:00 Leprecon ... Allegedly the oldest Con in the country ...

RDTN Episode 112: The 2017 Squirrelys – Our Board Gaming Awards
Rolling Dice & Taking Names » February 14, 2017
Another year has past and that brings us to the coveted award ceremony of RDTN, The Squirrelys. This is the show where we decide our games from 2016 that need some recognition. While most of the awards are the standard ones you hear about on other shows, we also like to throw out the odd one here and there. If you missed the ...

TDT # 495 - Best Games From 20 Years Ago
The Dice Tower » February 14, 2017
In this show, we take a look at Kashgar, Ave Roma, Arcadia Quest Pets, Arcadia Inferno, Nerdy Inventions, 8-28, and Potion Explosion app. Geoff talks about AI, we hear a remarkable tale of Amazement, and we end the show going back 20 years and talking about our favorite games from 1997.

OBG 233: Look Deeper Into Board Games
On Board Games » February 13, 2017
In this episode, Isaac and Stephanie talk with Nick Mariner from the Perfect Information Podcast abou the BGG Con Premium tickets. (33:06) Next, the three engage in a critical discussion of board gaming and society. (1:25:05) In the Review-a-palooza, Erik and Don take a look at: Heroes of Land, Air, & Sea Pack of Heroes ...

Episode #253 - Game of Trains Is Major Fun
The Spiel » February 12, 2017
Game of Trains is a fast fun card game. Your futuristic train can't leave the station until all the cars are arranged from low to high. The artwork includes tons of nerdy references but the game itself is easy enough for your grandma to play and enjoy.

Three Moves Ahead 384: Hearts of Iron IV: Together for Victory
Three Moves Ahead » February 12, 2017
Hearts of Iron IV has received its first beefy chunk of DLC with Together for Victory, and Rob, Fraser, and T.J. Hafer are here to tell if you it's worth your hard-earned post war dollars. In short: it probably is. Together for Victory expands on the player's ability to reshape history and manage British Commonwealths. Is the best ...

Ludology Episode 145 - Six Ways From Sunday
Ludology » February 12, 2017
Mike and Geoff discuss multi-use cards - their history, and how they can be used by designers. Duration: 1:03:53

Meeples & Miniatures - Episode 195 - Panzer Mech
Meeples & Miniatures » February 10, 2017
Welcome to Episode 195 of the Meeples & Miniatures Podcast In this show, hosts Neil Shuck Mike Hobbs, Mike Whitaker and Dave Luff chat to Andy Cooper of West Wind Productions about their new Panzer Mech Kickstarter project . We also catch up with what we've been doing in the hobby this week. We hope you enjoy the show

Boardcast News 2.9.2017 Podcast of Nonsensical Gamers
The League of Nonsensical Gamers » February 9, 2017
The latest and greatest in news and Kickstarter. Sadly, this week we go sans Dan. Thank you to everyone who contributed on the Guild #2077 and provided feedback on our Nonsensical Yearbook episodes! Also, be sure to head over to BoardGameGeek and nominate the games and podcasts you support the most! (Maybe, hopefully, you might throw ...

Dice Tower News 556 - Feb 8th - 2017
Dice Tower News » February 8, 2017
Now with Even More Board Game News!

GP, February 2017: 8th Anniversary Pub Quiz
The Adventuring Party » February 7, 2017
This week's hosts: Liam, Brian, Sean, Cathal and Eoin Join us in celebrating 8 years of The Adventuring Party by taking part in our annual pub quiz! Up for grabs is €50 in your local gaming store. Even if you live outside of the Emerald Isle - we'll sort it out with your local shop. Answers by email ...

TDT # 494 - The Big Impact
The Dice Tower » February 7, 2017
In this show, we talk about Tiny Epic Galaxies: Into the Black, Lotus, Me Want Cookies, Assault of Giants, RoboRally, and Villages of Valeria. We also hear a couple of tales, answer questions, have a pile of cool segments, and talk about the games that have had the biggest impact on us! Links to the new shows: Board Game Blitz ...

The Hiatus Pandemic Has a Cure – Episode 71
All Us Geeks » February 7, 2017
Are the geeks back? Will All Us Geeks continue? You'll find out all this and more… On the next episode of Soap! Yeah, there a lot of people out there too young for that reference. Jeff and Jordan discuss some changes for All Us Geeks, and also review Pandemic: The … Read the rest

Episode 139-- Gloomhaven Is HERE! And So Is Buonocore
The Geek Allstars » February 6, 2017
Tonight Dan and Chris have a nice discussion about starting a campaign in Gloomhaven with Mosley, and also have a nice sit down with Buonocore to inform him of the Game of the year win for Terraforming Mars. And finally we take some questions from twitter and the guild. Thanks for listening!

OBG 232: 3 to Get Ready
On Board Games » February 6, 2017
In this episode, Don, Erik, and Bruce talk about their picks for the Triple Play of January: racing games. (1:02) Next, Isaac and Stephanie talk to Steve Schirra from Twitch all about broadcasting board games. (1:46) Lastly, Don talks briefly about a game company's opportunity to raise money for charity. Inverse ...

Episode 91- The Manhattan Project: Energy Empire
Blue Peg, Pink Peg » February 6, 2017
BPPP Energy Empire (click on the text to left to listen) During this week's episode: 1) The Pegs discuss recent news and a recent game plays including Karuba, Masques, Hanamikoji and more; and 2) Review the worker placement game The Manhattan Project: Energy Empire. Click here for game play photos and show notes. Certain of ...

Greatway Games 004: Comfort Games
The Cardboard Republic » February 6, 2017
This month Erin, Adrienne, and Nicole take a trip into the comfort zone. We chat about what our personal comfort zones and gaming comfort zones are, a bit about where teaching games fits into that, comfort zones at gaming events, and how to go outside our comfort zones. And as always, we have pet corner, […]

Episode #252 - The Spiel on Hanamikoji
The Spiel » February 5, 2017
Hanamikoji is a brilliant 2 player card game. You are restaurateur, trying to hire talented geishas. The beauty of the game is its simplicity. Four simple actions combine in various ways to create surprising, challenging and fun decisions on every turn.

GameTek Classic 144 - Singular They
Ludology » February 5, 2017
In this classic GameTek, Geoff discusses the use of pronouns when writing rules. Duration: 06:17

The Long View - Glen More
The Long View » February 4, 2017
In this episode of The Long View, T.C. Reid and I are pleased to be joined by returning contributor Stephen Miller as we discuss one of his favorite games, Glen More. What makes this game so unique? Can a tableau builder that encourages you to NOT build your tableau actually work? Where does the tension in the game come from? How does ...

Meeples & Miniatures - Episode 194 - Oathsworn Miniatures
Meeples & Miniatures » February 4, 2017
Welcome to Episode 194 of the Meeples & Miniatures Podcast In this show, hosts Neil Shuck, Mike Hobbs and Mike Whitaker talk to Michael & Jo Lovejoy of Oathsworn Miniatures. 00:00 - Intro 04:38 - What we've been up to 36:14 - Interview - Oathsworn Miniatures 1:43:58 - Outtro We hope you enjoy the show Show links: ...

Episode 104 -- I Landed on the Dog
Punching Cardboard » February 3, 2017
In this episode we try to honor February, that month in which we unsuccessfully try to play games already played and on our shelves. After opening with an in-depth look at all Arkwright still has to offer, we dust off Bruxelles 1893, a 2013 title that has just been reprinted and can be found once again sitting on store shelves, ...

Ep. 61 – Nonsensical Yearbook 2016 Podcast of Nonsensical Gamers
The League of Nonsensical Gamers » February 2, 2017
Join us for Part Two of our Nonsensical Yearbook! We cover 2016's best mechanisms, best innovations, biggest flops, best games from years past, and our favorite game of the entire year. We hope you enjoy! (And if you haven't already, be sure to listen to Part One!)

Vox Republic 135: Gaming Difficulty
The Cardboard Republic » February 2, 2017
Episode 135 Length: 1:03:41 Show Links: RSS iTunes Stitcher Download Episode Welcome back to Vox Republica, the Cardboard Republic Podcast! We post new episodes every other Thursday, with each episode being about 45 minutes long. Vox Republica is proudly supported by our Patreon. Consider contributing today! DESCRIPTION: This week, ...