Dukes of Dice (board games)
The Dukes of Dice - a podcast and community about board, card and role playing games.

This episode the Dukes... 

... Discuss recent plays of Apotheca: The Secret POtion Society, Haggis, Millennium Blades, Quadropolis and Yedo(6:37);

... Discuss the latest gaming news including the announcement of the Origins Awards nominees, the release of Twilight Struggle on PC/Mac via Steam, and the the new Kickstarter Rum & Bones: Second Tide - the stand-alone expansion to Rum & Bones (32:03);

... Review Z-Man Games' El Grande Big Box (41:47); 

... Look back at their review of Level 99 Games' Argent The Consortium in their Dukes' Double-Take (1:11:12); and

... Discuss adding music to their board games (1:15:31).

 

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This episode the Dukes... 

... Discuss recent plays of Dice City, Food Chain Magnate, Arcadia Quest, Magic: The Gathering - Shadows Over Innistrad and Bad Detectives (2:38);

... Discuss the latest gaming news including announcements for the dice version of La Granja: No Siesta, the Dark Souls board game, and Sharknado: The Board Game. Finally they  discuss Loony Lab's Pyramid Arcade, currently on Kickstarter (26:30);

... Sit down with Mike Fitzgerald (designer of Baseball Highlights 2045) and Rory Veronda (owner of Empire Board Game Library) to discuss the results of the Open Day 2016 Baseball Highlights 2045 tournament (34:53); and

... Discuss with Mike and Rory their top 6 tabletop games that would make for great tournaments (50:49).

 

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This episode the Dukes... 

... Discuss recent plays of Sapiens, Haggis, Helionox: The Last Sunset, The Duke and Kodama: The Tree Spirits (5:28);

... Discuss the latest gaming news including board game movie announcements for The Godfather, Ghostbusters 2 and the Fast and the Furious, the new strategy game Santorini, currently on Kickstarter and the new social deduction game, Emergence also on Kickstarter (19:37);

... Review City of Iron 2nd Edition from Red Raven Games (30:04); 

... Look back at their infamous review of Praetor in their Dukes' Double-Take (1:01:48); and

... Discuss their top 6 essential episodes of the podcast (1:18:39).

 

Please be sure to support the Dukes on their Patreon campaign page!

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Category:Board Games -- posted at: 11:59am EDT

This episode the Dukes... 

... Discuss recent plays of Downfall of Pompeii, Colosseum, Through The Ages and Signorie (4:55);

... Discuss the latest gaming news including the winners of the 2015 Golden Geek Awards, Chaz Marler hired by Passport Games as their Community and Customer Relations Manager, Ra is being reprinted by WindRider Games a new imprint from Asmodee and FFG, and Fog of Love, currently on Kickstarter (19:34);

... Review Nippon from What's Your Game (30:59); 

... Look back at their review of the Castles of Mad King Ludwig in their Dukes' Double-Take (1:09:51); and

... Discuss their shelves of shame (1:16:14).

Don't forget about the Inserts Galore Giveaway. Head on over to Board Game Theater to enter!

 

Enter the March Meeple Realty Give-Away!

 

Please be sure to support the Dukes on their Patreon campaign page!

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This episode the Dukes... 

... Discuss recent plays of Tobago, Acquire, Ginkgopolis, The Voyages of Marco Polo and Vinhos (5:37);

... Discuss the latest gaming news including the re-release of Robo Rally, the new expansion for The Grizzled and the tabletop RPG Emissary, currently on Kickstarter (19:44);

... Present their Top 6 Games they don't mind losing at (27:24); 

... Look back at their review of the Staufer Dynasty in their Dukes' Double-Take (53:17); and

... Preview Evolution: Climate now on Kickstarter (56:36).

Please consider voting for the Dukes for the Best Podcast of the 2015 Golden Geeks Awards!

 

Don't forget about the Inserts Galore Giveaway. Head on over to Board Game Theater to enter!

Please be sure to support the Dukes on their Patreon campaign page!

Don't forget to give us your hearts on Board Game Links!

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Category:Board Games -- posted at: 11:59am EDT

This episode the Dukes... 

... Discuss recent plays of Keyflower, Glen More, The End of the World: The Wrath of the Gods, The Game, ...And Then We Held Hands, Galaxy Trucker (6:47);

... Preview Chris Handy's/Perplext's current Kickstarter for Pack O Games Set 2 (26:47);

... Review Cool Mini Or Not's Blood Rage (40:20); and

... Catch up on their Dukes' Double-Takes by looking back at their reviews of Imperial Assault, Camel Up and Harbour (1:09:30).

Don't forget about the Inserts Galore Giveaway. Head on over to Board Game Theater to enter!

Please be sure to support the Dukes on their Patreon campaign page!

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Category:Board Games -- posted at: 11:59am EDT

 

Thanks to all of our awesome Patreon supporters the Dukes are able to bring you additional interviews of publishers, designers and board game media personality.

 

This episode, Alex & Sean sits down with Dominic Crapuchettes from North Star Games!

Check out Evolution Climate, now on Kickstarter! 

Please be sure to support the Dukes on their Patreon campaign page!

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This episode the Dukes are joined by the winners of the 2015 Jack Vasel Memorial Fund auction, Danny Mandel & Ben Cichoski designers of a new game from Gut Shot Games. The Dukes... 

... Discuss recent plays of Cockroach Poker, Nippon, Mission: Red Planet, Patchwork, Bang: The Duel, Burgle Bros., Lords of Vegas and Automobiles (8:31);

... Review Bezier Games' Terra (32:18); and

... Discuss with Danny and Ben, their past designs including Legendary Encounters: Aliens, Vs. 2PCG and the World of Warcraft TCG. Plus they discuss their new game from Gut Shot Games, HEAD Hunters -  a unique blend of toy, deck construction and tactical miniatures (58:04).

 

Meeple Realty is giving away one of their amazing inserts! Check out the full contest details here!

 


Please consider nominating the Dukes for Best Podcast for the Golden Geek Awards. 
Click here to nominate the Dukes. You can make your nominations here. Deadline is 12am midnight CST March 4th 2016.

Please be sure to support the Dukes on their Patreon campaign page!

Don't forget to give us your hearts on Board Game Links!

Twitter: @dukesofdice
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Visit our sponsor Meeple Realty.

 

 

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 This episode the Dukes are joined by Duke Suzanne Sheldon. The Dukes... 

... Discuss recent plays of Luna, Nippon, Mission: Red Planet, Automobiles, Fields of Arle, and Dingo's Dreams (6:01);

... Discuss the latest board game news including GMT's announced reprint of 1960: The Making of a President, the 4th title in the Dice Tower Essential Line: Speechless, and the Kickstarter for House of Borgia (30:30); 

... Review Matagot's Kemet and its expansion Ta-Seti (41:20); and

... Suzanne answers some Guild questions (1:27:57).

 

Meeple Realty is giving away one of their amazing inserts! Check out the full contest details here!

 


Please consider nominating the Dukes for Best Podcast for the Golden Geek Awards. 
Click here to nominate the Dukes. You can make your nominations here. Deadline is 12am midnight CST March 4th 2016.

Please be sure to support the Dukes on their Patreon campaign page!

Don't forget to give us your hearts on Board Game Links!

Twitter: @dukesofdice
Facebook: /dukesofdice
Dukes of Dice YouTube Channel
Subscribe on iTunes

 

Visit our sponsor Meeple Realty.

 

 

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Category:Board Games -- posted at: 11:59am EDT

 

This episode the Dukes are joined by honorary Duke, Dan King - the Game Boy Geek. The three Dukes... 

... Discuss recent plays of the Lord of the Rings LCG, MOnster My Neighbor, Camel Up: Super Cup, Qwinto, and Kemet: Ta-Seti (10:17);

... Review the Chateau Orleans Deluxe insert from Meeple Realty - compatible with Orleans Deluxe (26:21);

... Review Mayfair / Lookout Games' Grand Austria Hotel (31:07); 

... Look back at their review of X-COM: The Board Game in their Dukes' Doubletake (1:07:21); and

... Discuss the big news for the Game Boy Geek and learn about his Kickstarter for Season 4 which is live today 2/15/16 (1:12:44).

 

Please be sure to support the Dukes on their Patreon campaign page!

Don't forget to give us your hearts on Board Game Links!

Twitter: @dukesofdice
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Visit our sponsor Meeple Realty.

 

 

 

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