Recent Board Game Podcast Episodes

Meeples & Miniatures - Episode 207 - Salute 2017 Debrief + Snakes & Lattes
Meeples & Miniatures » April 29, 2017
Welcome to Episode 207 of the Meeples & Miniatures Podcast In this bonus podcast episode hosts Neil Shuck, Mike Hobbs, Mike Whitaker & Dave Luff discuss the recent Salute 2017 show. We also catch up with what we've all been doing in the last week, which includes an interview that Mike Whitaker recorded when he visited the ...

Podcast #57: A Purple Boss, a Spicy Path
Shut Up Sit Down » April 28, 2017
Quickly, man the battlements! The podcastle is under attack from deadly waves of silence. Secure the chat parapets, and brace the gates of opinion! In episode 57 of our award-winning podcast Quinns offers thoughts on I'm the Boss!, the first Sid Sackson game that this site has ever covered, while Paul takes a look at the new edition ...

AGC 210 April 27th 2017
All Games Considered » April 27, 2017
With Mark Kinney, and Charles White from Fabled Environments. Olympus Inc. Worldbuilding. Religion as a base. Drafting a world. Different genres, from SF to supers. Implications of world elements. Kickstarters! Pizza dice? Download 64kbps mp3 (21.0 MB) Show links Fabled Environments Aces and Eights Reloaded (Kickstarter) Sentinels ...

Vox Republica 141: Science Is Your Friend
The Cardboard Republic » April 27, 2017
Episode 141 Length: 1:06:45 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: Science is ...

Express 25: The Three Amigos Play 'The This or That Game'
The Secret Cabal Gaming Podcast » April 26, 2017
After far too long, Rodney Smith of Watch It Played and Marty Connell of Rolling Dice and Taking Names are back on the show! The Three Amigos are together again on the air and this time they geek out about Origins for awhile then they play a little game called "The This or That Game"

LARP, April 2017: Larping 101 - Intro to Larping
The Adventuring Party » April 25, 2017
This week's hosts: Liam, Oisin and Ian This week the party give their introductory class to Larping and how to get into it in Ireland. Show Notes: 00:55 "Where to get your fix"!!! As the party have not yet at this point explained what larping is, it is worth noting that it is NOT an illicit drug nor anything like one (it is simply ...

TDT # 503 -Conflict Resolution
The Dice Tower » April 25, 2017
In this show, Tom is missing, but Richard Ham (Rahdo) steps in, and he and Eric talk about Math Fluxx, Disney World gaming (Sorcerers of the Magic Kingdom, Agent P's Secret Mission, A Pirate's Adventure), The Goonies Adventure Card Game, and Rhodes. They also answer questions, hear another Tale of gaming, and end with their top ...

Meeples & Miniatures - Episode 206 - Salute 2017: The Interviews
Meeples & Miniatures » April 25, 2017
Welcome to Episode 206 of the Meeples & Miniatures Podcast In this show hosts Neil Shuck & Dave Luff travel to Salute 2017 and bring you a number of interviews from the day. We hope you enjoy the show. 00:00 - Intro 05:52 - Plastic Soldier Company 17:11 - Dave Marshall (TMTerrain) 21:50 - Agema Miniatures 27:14 - Titan ...

RDTN Episode 117: Ethnos, Unfair, and the Captain Is Dead
Rolling Dice & Taking Names » April 25, 2017
The three games in this episode created different reactions for us. One of them will be a jewel in our collection. One did not get the love that others have shown it. And finally, one created a split among us, something that seldom happens on RDTN. However, Unfair, Ethnos, and The Captain is Dead should not be missed. Ethnos might ...

OBG 243: From Good to Great
On Board Games » April 24, 2017
In this episode, Don and Stephanie are joined by Daniel Peterson of Mayday Games to talk about what they've played lately which includes: Onirim Aeons End Flip the Table Sanssouci Sagrada Rick & Morty's Mr.Mess Box of Fun Seafall (29:28) In the second segment, Don, Stephanie, and Daniel talk about how to take a good game and make ...

Episode 143-- Interview With Gloomhaven Creator Isaac Childres
The Geek Allstars » April 23, 2017
This episode we are extremely excited to interview Isaac Childres, publisher and creator of Gloomhaven. We have a good time talking about his other games and Gloomhaven as a whole. Check out the 2nd printing on Kickstarter before it ends, you won't be sorry you did! Thanks for listening!

Three Moves Ahead 392: Steel Division: Normandy 44
Three Moves Ahead » April 23, 2017
Do you like wargames in Europe... that escalate? Do you like air AND land battles? Then Eugen games and their partners at Paradox have a game for you in Steel Division: Normandy 44. The creators of the perennial favorite Wargame series have turned their rivet-counting attention to World War II in their newest real time strategy ...

Ludology Episode 150 - Mike Drop
Ludology » April 23, 2017
Changes! We bid a fond farewell to Mike, and a big hello to Gil! Duration: 1:25:22

The Long View - Tammany Hall
The Long View » April 22, 2017
In this episode of The Long View, I'm happy to be joined by Adam Gemmer and co-host T.C. Reid as we discuss one of our favorite games, Tammany Hall. Is this game too mean to play? Is it best with four or five? Is it thematic? Will you keep your friends if you play? Find out the answers to these questions and more in this episode of ...

D6G Ep 211: Guerrilla Miniature Games & Miniature Agnostic Games
The D6 Generation » April 21, 2017
Ash Barker, of the Guerrilla Miniature Games YouTube Channel, joins us in the third chair! Up first, we get to know Ash. How did he get into gaming and what was it like starting up and building a YouTube channel dedicated to streaming a wide variety of miniature game battle reports. Later, Craig, Ash and Russ discuss "Miniature ...

Meeples & Miniatures - Episode 205 - The EPIC Show
Meeples & Miniatures » April 21, 2017
Welcome to Episode 205 of the Meeples & Miniatures Podcast Mike Hobbs takes the reins of the podcast to present a show about one of his all-time favourite games - Space Marine/Epic from Games Workshop. We are joined by guests Peter Ramos, Teras Cassidy and Ken Whitehurst, not only to look back at all aspects of the game from ...

Boardcast News 4.20.2017 Podcast of Nonsensical Gamers
The League of Nonsensical Gamers » April 20, 2017
Enjoy another slightly off-the-rails foray into board gaming news and featured Kickstarter projects.

Vox Republica 140: On the Case
The Cardboard Republic » April 20, 2017
Episode 140 Length: 1:09:09 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 been a ...

Episode 108 -- Stress Reduction Strategies & Space Viruses
Punching Cardboard » April 19, 2017
Eric returns from his travels for a classic PCP episode and we get down to doing what we do best. We have Tramways in-depth. We have rants. We have disagreements. We have things that went bad. Add in some raves, some whisky and a meaty trick-taking card game and I believe all the boxes have been ticked. Much fun was had. No animals ...

Episode 133: 51st State, Mombasa and So Many Favorites
The Secret Cabal Gaming Podcast » April 19, 2017
We're in the mood for celebration! Our Kickstarter is a resounding success and the founders are going bananas! Today we take a look at the new edition of 51st State the Master Set and give it a in depth review. Then we take a look back at Mombasa one year later. Tony T hooks us up with all the important gaming news while the rest of ...

Preview, April 2017: Vaticon XXIII
The Adventuring Party » April 18, 2017
This week's hosts: Liam, Oisin and Inime This week the party preview the upcoming Vaticon which is being held in University College Dublin this weekend, that's APRIL 21st to 23rd 2017 Show Notes: 00:59 Opened Late in 2012, so 4 years and some change 01:03 Vaticon.ie 01:54 Just for the record we here at the adventuring party LOVE a ...

TDT # 502 - Short and What
The Dice Tower » April 18, 2017
Suzanne joins us for a quick episode, in which we talk about Avenue, Maze Racers, Escape Room The Game: Welcome to Funland, Rocky Road a la Mode, Braintopia, Hounded, Fugitive, Moons, and Nautilion.

I've Been Diced! Episode 76: Series Games
I've Been Diced » April 17, 2017
There are a lot of series games in the hobby, both in the market and in our personal collections. This episode, our panel talks about series wargames and other boardgames. What are the advantages and disadvantages, for both the game consumer and publisher? Plus, a game off the beaten track that has special resonance for Yours Truly. ...

OBG 242: Expect the Unexpected
On Board Games » April 17, 2017
In this episode, Don and Erik are joined by Marc Specter from Grand Gamers Guild to talk about what they've played lately. (23:41) In the second segment, Erik, Don, and Marc talk about some of the unexpected things that happen when you are a publisher. This episode was sponsored by the Grand Gamers Guild and their upcoming games ...

Episode 96- Railroad Revolution
Blue Peg, Pink Peg » April 17, 2017
Railroad Revolution (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 Fight for Olympus, Kingdomino, Rex and more; and 2) Review the action selection game Railroad Revolution. Click here for game play photos and show notes. Certain of the ...

Dice Tower News 563 - Apr 17th - 2017
Dice Tower News » April 17, 2017
Three new releases - two by CMON, one by Fantasy Flight - and three very different Kickstarter projects

Episode #259 - Kingdomino Is Major Fun
The Spiel » April 17, 2017
Being King isn't easy. Some subjects like the forest, some like the swamp. It's your job to make sure they all have a place in your realm. Kingdomino mixes the classic tile laying game with several simple, clever modern twists.

The Long View - Quick Looks #26
The Long View » April 16, 2017
In this episode of Quick Looks from The Long View, Elhannan Lloyd Keller and I investigate two new titles. First up is The Fog of War by Geoff Engelstein and published by Stronghold Games. Is this a truly new take on the wargame genre? Is the game more strategic or tactical? Will it be compelling for wargamers and eurogamers? Listen ...

GameTek Classic 149 - Procedural Narrative Generation
Ludology » April 16, 2017
New content! Geoff interviews Rogelio Cardona-Rivera, a researcher at North Carolina State, about Procedural Narrative Generation - systems that can create and manipulate story structure in a game on the fly. For more information, please check out http://rogel.io and http://storygen.org Duration: 32:58

Meeples & Miniatures - Episode 204 - Hysterical Games
Meeples & Miniatures » April 14, 2017
Welcome to Episode 204 of the Meeples & Miniatures Podcast Once again the Meeples & Miniatures team get together to catch up with what they have been doing in the hobby over the past week. In this show we are joined by Rob Alderman from Hysterical Games. We talk about Rob's gaming background and work history in the ...

Ep. 65 – Are There Too Many Games? Podcast of Nonsensical Gamers
The League of Nonsensical Gamers » April 14, 2017
Today we tackle a question that plagues all forms of entertainment - are there simply too many options? Spoiler: We don't figure it out. Enjoy!

Season 2 Episode 10 - STABCON
The Broken Meeple » April 14, 2017
Well Stabcon was another success in early April, but maybe some of you haven't heard of it - well here's a chance to find out more. How did it go, what is it all about, when's the next one and what games, both old and new, did I get to play? 01:02 - Introduction & POBCON 2017 Announcement 05:55 - StabCon and BoardGameExtras 11:03 ...

Podcast #56: Three Tough Guys and a Yamatai
Shut Up Sit Down » April 14, 2017
The stakes have never been higher! In this, the one and only 56th episode of the SU&SD podcast, renowned street warriors Matt, Paul and Quinns take a break from their usual areas of discussion (inner-city brawls, knife fights, how to stare down a local tough from sixty yards) to chat about board games, of all things! Quinns ...

Episode 142-- Railroad Revolution Review and Top 11 Games of Our Childhood
The Geek Allstars » April 12, 2017
After a stellar March madness of board games episode we wanted to keep this one shorter. So Chris and I review Railroad Revolution and then get nostalgic about the top 11 games from our childhood. Thanks for all who contributed on the guild and thanks for listening!

Lords of the Dungeon 2: The Technology Level in Your Game
The Secret Cabal Gaming Podcast » April 12, 2017
Hey now! IN today's episode with discuss Dungeons and Dragons Beyond, Talk about our favorite roleplaying campaign settings and then discuss technology in role playing game settings.

Int, April 2017: Mysterium
The Adventuring Party » April 11, 2017
This week's hosts: Liam, Seán and Stu. This week, the party discuss the board game Mysterium! 00:41 - Mysterium! Dixit meets Cluedo! 00:50 - Ghostly co-op 02:25 - Ghostly visions and images. 03:00 - A diverse group of investigators to choose from. 05:25 - We lay out a bunch of pictures, places and things. 06:00 - The ...

AGC 209 April 12th 2017
All Games Considered » April 11, 2017
With Mark Kinney, Carol, and Chris Heim! No Gaming For Cheap Bastards this time. "Are those tarrott cards?" Hero Realms. What else is Chris up to? Gaming activities at ConGlomeration. Artemis! The GMing Panel (and other panels we did). Future plans. Chris's Twitch channel. Talisman Bloodbath. Remembering Games You May Never Have ...

RDTN Episode 116: Assault of the Giants, Jump Drive, Moons and Chit Chat
Rolling Dice & Taking Names » April 11, 2017
After many attempts to get the segment to rise from the ashes, we were successful in rezzing Chit Chat for this episode. We are honored to have Mandi Hutchinson join the Chit Chat team, so please be sure to be on your best behavior while she is here. However, Suzanne is use to y'all so carry on as normal. In the segment, we tackle ...

TDT # 501 - Deckbuilding Games
The Dice Tower » April 11, 2017
Suzanne Sheldon joins as our first co-host to talk about Ascension: Gift of the Elements, Go Go Gelato, Orleans Invasion, Tokaido (app), Onirim (app), and Exit The Game (Secret Lab). Geoff shows up to talk about pie, we hear a tale of gaming, and end the show with our top ten deckbuilding/pool building games. Welcome to the new format!

Three Moves Ahead 391: Crusader Kings II: Monks and Mystics
Three Moves Ahead » April 10, 2017
The stranger's arrival coincided with omens that the villagers could not ignore. A calf born with two heads. Flocks of crows circling the village green silently as the night, their voices stolen. Men disappearing for days at a time in the woods only to return stupefied, gibbering of bright lights and fairy rings. That stranger's ...

OBG 241: Kickstarter Hot or Not
On Board Games » April 10, 2017
In this episode, Isaac talks with Cool Mini or Not's Chern An Ng about Kickstarter from CMON's perspective. This episode was sponsored by the Grand Gamers Guild and their upcoming games Unreal Estate and Stroop. On Board Games listeners can enter a contest to win Stroop and an Unreal Estate jigsaw puzzle by ...

Dice Tower News 562 - Apr 10th - 2017
Dice Tower News » April 10, 2017
UK Games Expo will host Fantasy Flight Organized Play European Championships, winners of the Japan Boardgame Prize are announced, and Renegade establishes international partnerships

Ludology Episode 149 - Blast From the Past
Ludology » April 9, 2017
Mike and Geoff are pleased to welcome Justin Jacobson from Restoration Games, to talk about what they've learned from bringing older games back for a modern audience. Duration: 1:01:35

Meeples & Miniatures - Episode 203 - Pig Iron Productions
Meeples & Miniatures » April 8, 2017
Welcome to Episode 203 of the Meeples & Miniatures Podcast Once again the Meeples & Miniatures team get together to catch up with what they have been doing in the hobby over the past week. In this show we are joined by Alex Speight from Pig Iron Productions We chat about how Alex came to own the company, and what plans are ...

Boardcast News 4.6.2017 Podcast of Nonsensical Gamers
The League of Nonsensical Gamers » April 6, 2017
A nice long news episode full of tangents, including: debates about restoring old games, one-wheeled dog strollers, and complete alienation of three states worth of listeners. Enjoy!

Episode 132: Anachrony, Nippon and a Short Topic Extravaganza
The Secret Cabal Gaming Podcast » April 5, 2017
Today is the biggest day in the 5 year history of The Secret Cabal Gaming Podcast because today we have launched out very first Kickstarter fundraising initiative and we could be happier and more excited! But yet, the show still must go on! Today the Founders feature one of the coolest euros we've played in a long, long time, ...

Atk, April 2017: Combat Simulation in RPGs
The Adventuring Party » April 4, 2017
This week's hosts: Liam, Sean and Stu This week the party discuss whether RPGs accurately simulate combat and do they even need to? Show Notes: 02:19 This has been previously discussed in our Alternatives to Death episode at the 28 minute mark. 04:10 A fair point from Stu, if you don't know why worry? 04:55 Possible contender for ...

Episode 107 -- Through a Crack in the Slats
Punching Cardboard » April 4, 2017
It's finally here. Our first 18XX extravaganza. After 40-plus hours of 18XX gaming, and with the help of guest hosts Joe Sturgis and Tony KR, plus cold medicine, tea and lozenges, the PCP finally goes deep on this train crazy phenomenon. Run those routes and split those stocks! Coming at this from a new player's perspective, we take ...

Tdt # 500 - 500
The Dice Tower » April 4, 2017
Sam Healey and Joe Steadman join us for this retrospective look at the Dice Tower over the last 500 episodes! Recorded live at GAMA 2017, the quartet talk about some games they saw at the trade show. We also listen to plenty of Eric's puns, Tom's idiotic statements, segments sent in from all the contributors and several listeners, ...

OBG 240: Viking Tea Party
On Board Games » April 3, 2017
In this episode, Isaac and Bruce talk about the triple-play for March: Viking games. (55:56) Erik and Don give their choices for the Triple Play and announce April's triple play topic. (1:13:12) In the Review-a-palooza, Don, Erik, and Bruce take a look at: Dresden Files Isle of Monsters Get Rich Quick Tak Race Formula 90: Expansion ...

Greatway Games 006: Unpacking the Pile of Shame
The Cardboard Republic » April 3, 2017
This month Erin, Adrienne, and Nicole talk about unpacking the pile of gaming shame – from unplayed games to guilty pleasures to Kickstarter hits. Show Links: Website RSS iTunes Stitcher Download Episode You can find us on the web at: Adrienne on Twitter – @solarpowerspork Erin on Twitter – […]

Dice Tower News 561 - Apr 3rd - 2017
Dice Tower News » April 3, 2017
Hasbro Gaming Lab announces its fall 2016 game design winner, a rare copy of Diplomacy is auctioned, and CMON has two new releases in the Arcadia Quest universe

Episode 95- RobbCon 2017
Blue Peg, Pink Peg » April 3, 2017
BPPP RobbCon 2017 (click on the text to the left to listen) During this week's episode, the guys do a deep, deep dive into the events that transpired during 4+ days of gaming in the Virginia woods, RobbCon 2017. A slew of guys, a literal ton of games, gallons of drinks, infinite chaos, and a … Continue reading Episode 95- ...

Episode #258 - The Spiel on Black Orchestra
The Spiel » April 3, 2017
In Black Orchestra, you are a member of a conspiracy that plots to kill Hitler before and during WW 2. You do this by gaining enough motivation and courage to go through with the deed without drawing too much suspicion to yourself and your compatriots.

GameTek Classic 148 - Teamwork
Ludology » April 2, 2017
In this classic GameTek, Geoff looks at games that help improve teamwork. Duration: 05:41

Season 2 Episode 9 - SCALPING
The Broken Meeple » April 2, 2017
A recent fun gaming weekend has brought me to talk about some of the great experiences and games played including Unlock, Jupiter Rescue and a variant on Resistance Avalon. After that I need to give my thoughts on a practice I'm seeing too often in the board gaming hobby, which I wish would stop. And that is "Scalping" where people ...

The Heavy Game Cast - April 1, 2017 - Scythe
The Party Game Cast » April 1, 2017
On this Episode of the Heavy Gamecast featuring the Heavy Game Cast, Mike is joined by Bruce, Bryan and special guest Rocki. Since Rocki is on the show this episode, we will depart from our usual brand of heavy game, and instead lighten up a little with Scythe from Stonemaier Games. Enjoy!

Meeples & Miniatures - Episode 202 - Armies Army
Meeples & Miniatures » April 1, 2017
Welcome to Episode 202 of the Meeples & Miniatures Podcast Once again the Meeples & Miniatures team get together to catch up with what they have been doing in the hobby over the past week. In this show we are joined by Keith Armstrong from Armies Army. We discover how Keith got started in the hobby, how the company has grown, ...

D6G Ep 210: Boardgame Blitz Origin Story & Runewars Miniature Game Preview
The D6 Generation » March 31, 2017
Crstal Pisano, of the Boardgame Bliz Podcast, joins us in the third chair! Up first, What is the origin story of the Boardgame Bliz podcast and what are some of the challenges of starting a podcast in a time when there are so many choices? Later, Craig and Russ got early copies of Fantasy Flight Games new miniature game: Runewars! ...

The Next Big Thing
Start Space Podcast » March 31, 2017

Ep. 64 – Top of the Stack & UnPub 7 Podcast of Nonsensical Gamers
The League of Nonsensical Gamers » March 30, 2017
We're back to report on our journey to UnPub 7 and our success (or lack there of) with our most recent Top of the Stack Efforts! Enjoy!

Vox Republica 139: Con Budgets
The Cardboard Republic » March 30, 2017
Episode 139 Length: 51:22 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: Gaming ...

AGC 208 March 29th 2017
All Games Considered » March 29, 2017
With Mark Kinney, Carol, and Anim5. A few audio glitches. Coining the term "Grognewb". The Gutter Skypes and playing online. Dealing with absent players. Twists and Reveals. Maps and making a campaign setting from random images. Kickstarter talk. Give us Under The Hood requests. Download 64kbps mp3 (42.0 MB) Show links The Gutter ...

The Future of the Secret Cabal
The Secret Cabal Gaming Podcast » March 29, 2017
Today happens to be the fifth wednesday of the month and normally we would have a week off but today Jamie sits down at the mic and discusses the future of The Secret Cabal and what Cabalists can expect from our Kickstarter project launching on April 5th.

Three Moves Ahead 390: Medieval II: Total War
Three Moves Ahead » March 28, 2017
Rob, Fraser, and Troy "No One Expects the Canadian Inquisition" Goodfellow return to the Total War series in a Patreon-patron chosen topic. Medieval II was far and away the most voted-for game in our options of the "middle" Total War games, and this week we return to what made the game so special. Was it the flavorful peasant models? ...

Wis, March 2017: Gaming Classics - Settlers of Catan
The Adventuring Party » March 28, 2017
This week's hosts: Liam, Sean & Stu. This week the party cast their gaze at a gaming classic, Settlers of Catan. Does it still hold up after more than 20 years? Show Notes: 00:40 - Settlers of Catan 01:10 - Escape from Colditz reprint 01:30 - Box fumbling noises 15:22 - TWIN LINKED FOOL! Even the webcomic reference are old ...

OBG 239: My Girl Likes to Party All the Time
On Board Games » March 28, 2017
In this episode, Don and Erik are joined not only by Bruce, but the entire Party Game Cast: Rocki, Mike, and Brian. Together they all talk about some food they've eaten and where party games are going, as well as what is a party game. Inverse Genius: http://www.inversegenius.com/ Patreon account: http://www.patreon.com/obg ...

RDTN Episode 115: VAST, Imperial Settlers-Aztecs, Balloon Pop, and Interview With Justin Jacobson
Rolling Dice & Taking Names » March 28, 2017
It is no secret that we like games that have some type of asymmetrical component to it and VAST: The Crystal Caverns has this. The fact that each individual has their own "powers" and play style is what brings us to the table for this game. But, the individuality doesn't keep the interaction down because everyone must help one another ...

TDT # 499 - Movin' Right Along
The Dice Tower » March 28, 2017
In this episode, Tom and Eric recount their recent journeys to PAX East, The GAMA Trade Show, MeepleCon and ConnCon, including discussions of The Captain Is Dead, First Martians, Dozen's Donuts, Toilet Trouble, The Colonists, Flamme Rouge, and SPY. Plus, Bringing Up the Meeples talks about Morals, Itai Perez discusses a French ...

Dice Tower News 560 - Mar 27th - 2017
Dice Tower News » March 28, 2017
Three industry news items, two June releases, and two big miniatures Kickstarters

Episode 141 the March Madness of Board Games 2017
The Geek Allstars » March 26, 2017
Today Dan, Chris, Adam S, Matt W. Jassica and Linus go through a ton of great games to see who wins a March Madness tourney of board games. This year we pit 2001, 2006, 2011, and 2016 against each other to see who will win! There just might be a huge upset like last year. Who knows! Thanks for listening

Ludology Episode 148 - Half-Baked
Ludology » March 26, 2017
Mike and Geoff are pleased to welcome guest J.R. Honeycutt, to discuss the role of the Developer in the game design and publication process. Duration 59:25

The Long View - Pax Pamir and Infamous Traffic
The Long View » March 25, 2017
In this episode of The Long View, I'm happy to be joined by Matt Clark as we discuss the fascinating games of Cole Wehrle. First, we discuss Pax Pamir along with the Pax Pamir: Khyber Knives expansion. We then review An Infamous Traffic and discuss what makes this new title so intriguing and different. Finally, we discuss the ...

Meeples & Miniatures - Episode 201 - Geek Nation Tours Revisited
Meeples & Miniatures » March 24, 2017
Welcome to Episode 201 of the Meeples & Miniatures Podcast In this show, the Meeples & Miniatures team catch up with what they have been doing in the hobby over the past week. For our main feature, we are joined by Teras Cassidy from Geek Nation Tours. We catch up with what the company has been doing since we last spoke, and ...

Podcast #55: Teenage Monstrous Roman Soldiers
Shut Up Sit Down » March 23, 2017
You guys love podcasts! We literally know how to do them! With episode #55 of the SU&SD podcast we're committing to getting these bad babies out twice a month. If you like what you hear please do share it among your friends! So what's in this one? Ooh, only Quinns discussing the electrifying yet accessible escape rooms of ...

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 ...