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

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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Twitter: @dukesofdice
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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).

 

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

 

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

Today the Dukes...

... Discuss recent plays including Gravwell, Lanterns, Tuscany (Viticulture expansion), Five Tribes, Ghost Blitz and Star Wars: Armada (03:55);

... Discuss the latest news, including the reprint of Mission: Red Planet, and thr New Plaid Hat Game Ashes: Rise of the Phoenixborn the new Kickstarter campaign for Cool Mini or Not's B-Sieged: Sons of the Abyss (21:04); 

... Review NSKN/Passport Games Studio's Progress: Evolution of Technology (32:07); and

... Discuss re-themed games (1:00:25).

 

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

 

Direct download: DoD_Ep_38_Carousel_of_Progress.mp3
Category:Board Games -- posted at: 1:30pm EDT

Today the Dukes...

... Discuss more recent plays at Conlave of Gamers and the Grand Opening of Empire Board Games Library including Tzolk'in, Scoville, Le Havre, Flick 'Em Up, Power Grid, Telestrations, Progress: Evolution of Technology, Sheriff of Nottingham, Port Royal, Pandemic: The Cure and Kingsport Festival (03:44);

... Discuss the latest news, regarding the 2015 Origin Award nominees and the 2014 Dice Tower Award Nominees (22:35); and

... Discuss the results from their recent Survery Monkey survey (52:38).

 

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

 

Direct download: DoD_Ep_37_Monkey_Awards.mp3
Category:Board Games -- posted at: 1:00pm EDT

Today the Dukes...

... Discuss more recent plays at International TableTop Day 2015 including Can't Stop, Legendary Encounters: An Alien Deck Building Game, Magic Labyrinth and Targi (02:30);

... Discuss the latest news, including the Kickstarter project from Level 99 Games, Millenium Blades (08:35);

... Interview the designer of Argent: The Consortium, Trey Chambers (13:30); 

... Review Argent: The Consortium (36:47); 

... Give you the details of their Praetor contest, share the contest pic on Twitter, email the weekly secret phrase to dukesofdicecontest@gmail.com, fill out the survey (1:04:39); and

... Discuss Alex's descent into obsession with Boardgame Arena (1:06:20).

 

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

 

Direct download: DoD_Ep_36_Argent_Arena.mp3
Category:Board Games -- posted at: 3:00pm EDT

Today the Dukes...

... Discuss recent plays at International TableTop Day 2015 including Hamsterrolle, Viticulture and Eminent Domain (01:45);

... Discuss the latest news, including the Kickstarter project from NorthStar Games, Evolution: Flight (16:27);

... Interview Jon Gilmour and Jeremiah Lee from Infectious Play Publishing (23:50); 

... Provide an update to their Top 10 Games of 2014; and

... Give you the details of their Praetor contest, share the contest pic on Twitter, email the weekly secret phrase to dukesofdicecontest@gmail.com, fill out the survey (54:40).

 

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

 

Direct download: DoD_Ep_35_Infectious_Reimagination.mp3
Category:Board Games -- posted at: 11:30am EDT

Today the Dukes...

... Discuss recent plays including Libertalia, Blake & Mortimer: Witness and Argent: The Consortium (01:52);

... Discuss the latest news, including the Kickstarter project from Caliope Games, Titans of Gaming Series (09:21);

... Review NSKN's and Passport Games Studio's Praetor (19:25);

... Give you the details of their Praetor contest, share the contest pic on Twitter, email the weekly secret phrase to dukesofdicecontest@gmail.com, fill out the survey (53:08); and

... discuss broken games (54:00).

 

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

 

Direct download: DoD_Ep_34_Put_Up_Your_Dukes.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:00am EDT

Today the Dukes...

... Discuss recent plays including Versailles, Star Realms and ZhanGuo (01:15);

... Discuss the latest news, including the Dukes' Patreon campaign and the Kickstarter project Best Treehouse Ever (09:56);

... Review Bezier Games' Castles of Mad King Ludwig (27:34); and

... discuss the start of convention season and the latest from GenCon vs. Indiana (55:53)

 

Direct download: DoD_Ep_33_Mad_Dukes.mp3
Category:Board Games -- posted at: 3:30pm EDT

Today the Dukes...

... Discuss recent plays including Amerigo, Sheriff of Nottingham and Seasons (01:20);

... Talk about all of the latest news from the GAMA trade show; and

... Provide mini-reviews of 3 expansions to some of their favorite games:

  • One Night Ultimate Werewolf: Daybreak (07:31);
  • 7 Wonders: Babel (30:24); and
  • Smash Up!: Pretty, Pretty Smash Up! (40:08)

 

Direct download: DoD_Ep_32_Expansion_Roundup.mp3
Category:Board Games -- posted at: 2:30pm EDT

Today the Dukes are joined by honorary Duke Raquel, and Alex my be Patient Zero in the Zombie Apocalyspe ('Ombie, I mean... you'll see)...

... Discuss their new Board Game Breakfast Segment: Big Screen Board Games and their new YouTube Channel;

... Review Z-Man Games' The Staufer Dynasty; and

... Discuss Point Salads!

 

Direct download: DoD_Ep_31_Dukes_Dynasty.mp3
Category:Board Games -- posted at: 2:30pm EDT