Dukes of Dice
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Today the Dukes... 

... Discuss recent plays including Specter Ops, Jaipur, New Salem, Dead Drop, Evolution: Flight and Marco Polo (1:52);

... Talk the latest board game news, including the Attack on Titan game from Cryptozoic, the new expansion for the Sentinels of the Multiverse App and the Kickstarter for JurassAttack! from Green Couch Games. (27:24); 

... Review Spae Cowboys' and Asmodee's Elysium (Rules overview - 33:16; Review - 36:33); and

... Discuss the recent winners of the Spiel Des Jahres (1:02:13).

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Direct download: DoD_Ep_48_Demi-Spiel.mp3
Category:Board Games -- posted at: 1:00pm EDT

Today the Dukes... 

... Discuss recent plays and highlights from Dice Tower Con including the upcoming Codenames from CGE, Concordia, Flick 'Em Up and Mysterium (3:53);

... Talk the latest board game news, including the American distribution for Friedman Friesse's 504 from Stronghold Games, and the Kickstarter for Grey Fox Games' Deception: Murder in Hong Kong (19:02); 

... Review Pearl Games' and Asmodee's Deus (Rules overview - 27:05; Review - 31:00); and

... Discuss the recent results from the 2014 Dice Tower Awards (56:41).

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Direct download: DoD_Ep_47_Deus_Tower_Awards.mp3
Category:Board Games -- posted at: 1:00pm EDT

Today the Dukes travel to Dice Tower Con 2015 and are joined by some special guests.

They discuss their plays at the Con including Orleans, Baseball Highlights 2045, Two Rooms and a Boom, Operation: Faust, Lords and Ladies, Champions of Midgard, Broom Service, Spyfall, Best Treehouse Ever, and Onitama.

With a little help from Suzanne, they review the love-child of Clue and Dixit: Mysterium!

 

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Direct download: DoD_Ep_46_Con-Quest.mp3
Category:Board Games -- posted at: 1:00pm EDT

Today the Dukes...

... Discuss recent plays including Gravwell, Pay Dirt, Quarto, Elysium, Get Bit and Dragon Brew (05:30);

... In board gaming news, they discuss three new Kickstarter projects: Apotheca: The Secret Potion Society, Emminent Domain: Battlecruisers and Exotica, and The Gallerist (22:02); 

... Review Mayfair Games' Patchwork (37:00); and

... In a bonus review, discuss Green Couch Games' Fidelitas (1:00:22).

 

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Direct download: DoD_Ep_45_The_Quilting_Guild.mp3
Category:Board Games -- posted at: 1:00pm EDT

Today the Dukes are joined by returning Duke, Suzanne Sheldon; the three Dukes...

... Discuss recent plays including Rights, AquaSphere, Wyatt Earp, Cacao and the new NM Escape Room (03:11);

... In board gaming news, they discuss the FTC reaching a settlement agreement with projet creator of The Doom that Cam to Atlantic City, the new Undead Faction for Battle Lore 2nd Ed. and the new KickStarter project Zombicide: Black Plague (28:19); 

... Review CGE's Alchemists (41:25); and

... Discuss their attendance at the upcoming Dice Tower Con 2015 (1:20:47).

 

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Direct download: DoD_Ep_44_Alchemi-con.mp3
Category:Board Games -- posted at: 1:00pm EDT

Today the Dukes...

... Discuss recent plays including Alchemists, Pandemic: Survival Tournament, Neuroshima Hex, Patchwork, Forge War and Dimension (03:45);

... Discuss the the Origin gaming convention, going on at the time of recording, the new Great Designers Series from Stronghold Games starting with the new title, Porta Nigra, and the new Kickstarter game Pillars of Eternity: Lords of the Eastern Reach (16:42); 

... Review Stronghold Games' Kanban: Automotive Revolution (23:38); and

... Discuss standardization in board games (1:04:50).

 

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Direct download: DoD_Ep_43_Kanban_Pun.mp3
Category:Board Games -- posted at: 1:00pm EDT

Today the Dukes...

... Discuss recent plays including Arboretum, Gravwell, Sanfranito, Patchwork, Russian Railroads, Camel Up, Cyclades: Titans (04:15);

... Discuss the upcoming Bruno Faidutti game Warehouse 51 from Funforge/Passport, the new iOS Dice Town app, and the new Kickstarter project Mare Nostrum: Empires (23:14); 

... Review Cool Mini or Not's Xenoshyft Onslaught (30:31); and

... Discuss Kickstarter exclusives (1:00:31).

 

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Direct download: DoD_Ep_42_Kyckshyft.mp3
Category:Board Games -- posted at: 1:00pm EDT

Today the Dukes...

... Discuss recent plays including Xenoshyft: Onslaught, Dungeons & Dragons 5th Edition, Akrotiri, Medina and Flash Point: Fire Rescue (05:39);

... Discuss the latest news, including the 2015 Spiel Des Jahres Nominees, the new expansions for Battlelore 2nd Edition and the new Kickstarter Mottainai (16:00); 

... Review Red Raven Games' The Ancient World (29:16); and

... Discuss game weight (1:00:07).

 

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Direct download: DoD_Ep_41_This_Is_Heavy_Doc.mp3
Category:Board Games -- posted at: 1:00pm EDT

Today the Dukes...

... Discuss recent plays including Talon: Fleet Combat in Defense of Earth, Paperback, Lanterns, Merkator, Puzzle Strike and The Ancient World (02:29);

... Discuss the latest news, including the new partnership between Passport Games Studio and Pegasus Spiel, the new faction for Imperial Settler and the KickStarter for Defenders of the Last Stand (18:48); 

... Review Ludonaute and Asmodee's Colt Express (26:02); and

... Try to answer the question: Can a board game make you cry? (59:30).

 

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Direct download: DoD_Ep_40_When_Colts_Cry.mp3
Category:Board Games -- posted at: 12:30pm EDT

Today the Dukes...

... Discuss recent plays including Ghost Blitz 2, Viticulture, Gravwell, Great Heartland Hauling Co., Pandemic: The Cure and Clt Express (02:33);

... Discuss the latest news, including the new expansion for Eldritch Horror: Strange Remnants; 2015 Mensa Mind Game WInner and the Kickstarter for Coup Rebellion G54 (15:14); 

... Review Far Off Games' Xia: Legend of a Drift System (23:26); and

... Discuss their pitches for factions Smash Up! It's All Your Fault (1:08:01).

 

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Direct download: DoD_Ep_39_Smuggler_Smash.mp3
Category:Board Games -- posted at: 1:30pm EDT