Dukes of Dice (board games)
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Today the Dukes...

... Discuss recent plays including Escape: Zombie City and Camel Up!;

... Review Pandsaurus's/IDW Games' Machi Koro and its Harbor expansion; and

... discuss their rating system.

Direct download: DoD_Ep_26_Rated_M_for_Machi.mp3
Category:Board Games -- posted at: 3:30pm EDT

Today the Dukes are joined by honary Dukes Matthew Ward and Max Wagner; they...

... Discuss recent plays including XCOM: The Board Game, Harbour and Imperial Assault;

... Review Stonemaier Games' Euphoria: Build a Better Dystopia; and

... discuss the role of luck in board games.

 

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Direct download: DoD_Ep_25_Euphoric_Luck.mp3
Category:Board Games -- posted at: 1:30pm EDT

Today the Dukes...

... Discuss recent plays including Machi Koro and the Harbor expansion, and 7 Wonder: Babel;

... Share in their Kickstarter Corner: Forged in Steel;

... Sit down with Dominic Crapuchettes, president of North Star Games, and designer of Evolution;

... Review North Star Game's Evolution; and

... Lifehacker.com's "How to Use Board Games to Improve Your Real Life".

 

Don't forget our contest:



Direct download: DoD_Ep_24_Intelligent_Game_Design.mp3
Category:Board Games -- posted at: 9:20pm EDT

Today the Dukes...

... Discuss recent plays including Marvel Dice Masters, Euphoria and Pandemic Contagion;

... Review Arcane Wonder's Sheriff of Nottingham;

... Provide a bonus review of Asmodee's Bang: The Dice Game; and

... Answer the question: Why is Twilight Struggle the best board game on the planet?

Direct download: DoD_Ep_21_Sans_Sheriff.mp3
Category:Board Games -- posted at: 4:00pm EDT

Today the Dukes look back on the year that was 2014 listing their Top 10 Games of the year?

Direct download: DoD_Ep_20_Dukes_2014_Recap.mp3
Category:Board Games -- posted at: 4:00pm EDT

Today the Dukes celebrate Feld-mas and...

... Discuss games they got to the table, including Bruges... and that's it;

... Review Stefan Feld's La Isla and Castles of Burgundy; and

... Answer the existential question: Why Feld?

Direct download: DoD_Ep_19_Merry_Feld-mas.mp3
Category:Board Games -- posted at: 4:00pm EDT

Today the Dukes are joined by honary Dukes and the Jack Vasel Memorial Fund Auction winner John Lowell and runner-up Toby Gee - the four ...

... Discuss games they got to the table, including the Imperial Settlers, Legendary Encounters: Alien, Lanterns and Red7;

... Review Iello's King of Tokyo; and

... Discuss coming out of the gamer closet.

Direct download: DoD_Ep_18_King_of_Charity.mp3
Category:Board Games -- posted at: 1:51am EDT

Today the Dukes ...

... Discuss games they got to the table over the last two weeks, including the Resistance: Avalon, Coup and Sheriff of Nottingham;

... Review Fantasy Flight Games' Battlelore 2nd Edition and the app Battelore: Command; and

... Discuss how relationships can affect board games.

Direct download: DoD_Ep_17_Love_Is_A_Battlefield.mp3
Category:Board Games -- posted at: 4:23pm EDT

Today the Dukes ...

... Discuss games they got to the table, including Snowdonia, Jamaica and Seandecision;

... Review Asmodee's Libertalia;

... Discuss their Top 5 Translation games - light games for heavy gamers, and heavy games for light gamers; and

... Sean's secrets to board game organization.

Direct download: DoD_Ep_16_Pirate_Swap.mp3
Category:Board Games -- posted at: 9:31pm EDT

Today the Dukes ...

... Discuss games they got to the table, including Biblios, Cardline: Animals and Speicherstadt;

... Review Z-Man Games' Pandemic: The Cure;

... Discuss the games they're bringing to play with the family during American Thanksgiving; and

... Discuss how they found gaming groups in the past.

Direct download: DoD_Ep_15_Raw_Turkey.mp3
Category:Board Games -- posted at: 9:51pm EDT