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

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!

 

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

This episode the Dukes... 

... Discuss recent plays of Ora et Labora, Downfall of Pompeii, Merchants & Marauders and Bora Bora (plus review of the Meeple Realty Bora Bora Insert) (4:45);

... Discuss the latest gaming news including the Descent companion app, the new game from Overworld Games Euphoria: Choose a Better Oppressor, pre-orders for Dead of Winter: The Long Night, and Manhattan Project: Energy Empire, currently on Kickstarter (23:03);

... Review Overworld Games' Booze Barons (32:33); 

... Look back at their reviews of the expansions Pretty Pretty Smash Up, 7 Wonders Babel and One Night Ultimate Werewolf Daybreak in their Dukes' Double-Take (50:45); and

... Discuss what to do with inadequate gaming inserts (58:26).

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

 

Enter the March Meeple Realty Give-Away!

 

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Direct download: DoD_Ep_84_Pretty_Smashed_Up_One_Night.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:59am EDT

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!

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Direct download: DoD_Ep_83_The_Noble_Loss.mp3
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!

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Direct download: DoD_Ep_82_Ragnarokin_and_Bubble-Poppin.mp3
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! 

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Direct download: DoD_Patreon_Interview_02_Dominic_Crapuchettes.mp3
Category:Board Games -- posted at: 11:20pm EDT

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!

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Direct download: DoD_Ep_81_Unfamiliar_Terra-tory.mp3
Category:Board Games -- posted at: 11:59am EDT

 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
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Visit our sponsor Meeple Realty.

 

 

Direct download: DoD_Ep_80_Pyramid_Scheme.mp3
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!

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Direct download: DoD_Ep_79_Geek_Chic__Beeps.mp3
Category:Board Games -- posted at: 10:00am EDT

This episode the Dukes ... 

... Discuss recent plays of German Railroads Expansion for Russian Railroads, Grand Austria Hotel, Camel Up, and the Lord of the Rings LCG (7:35);

... Discuss the latest board game news including the announcement of Zev Schalsinger joining WizKids, the new expansion for Dominion, Dominion: Empires and, the Kickstarter for Medici (14:37);

... Announce their Top 6 Anticipated Games of 2016 (22:06); 

... Look back at their review of Machi Koro in their Dukes' Doubletake (41:30); and

... Discuss the Magic Circle (53:08).

 

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

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Direct download: DoD_Ep_78_Machi_To_Be_Desired.mp3
Category:Board Games -- posted at: 11:59am EDT

This episode the Dukes ... 

... Discuss recent plays Chimera, German Railroads Expansion for Russian Railroads, Grand Austria Hotel, Baseball highlights 2045 Expansion (6:54);

... Discuss the latest board game news including the announcement for the Patchwork App, the announcement of Pandemic: Reign of Cthulhu and the KS for Tiny Epic Westerns (21:15);

... Review Ystari's Shakespeare (26:44); 

... Look back at their review of Euphoria in their Dukes' Doubletake (1:01:59); and

... Discuss the translations of game shows to board games and vice versa (1:09:37).

  

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Help the Dukes decide what to review in the first part of 2016!

 

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Direct download: DoD_Ep_77_Bards_Against_Humanity.mp3
Category:Board Games -- posted at: 11:59am EDT