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

This episode the Dukes... 

... Try and raise some money #ForTheKids as part of Extra Life 2016 benefitting Children's Miracle Network Hospitals;

... They check in every couple of hours to talk about the games they're playing including Arkwright, Heartthrob, Mechs vs. Minions, Ice Cool, Warmachine, Trick of the Rails, The Others: 7 Sins, Clank and more!

 

Please consider supporting the Dukes by donating to their local Children's Miracle Network hospital as part of the Extra Life Fundraiser!

 

Please consider donating to the annual Jack Vasel Memorial FUnd Auction currently underway on BGG, including the Dukes' auction!

 

Sean is the Love Spreader of the Week over on BGG! Check it out here!

Don't forget to vote in Draft Mechanic's Fantasy Board Game League for your chance to win $100 to Cool Stuff Inc. 

 

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Direct download: DoD_Ep_117_Extra_Life_2016.mp3
Category:Board Games -- posted at: 10:00am EST

This episode the Dukes... 

... Discuss recent plays of Thief's Market, Imhotep, Vinhos Deluxe, Kitty Paw and Feast For Odin (4:56);

... Discuss the latest gaming news including the partnership between Lookout Games and WizKids to bring some new Agricola Expansions, the new Build & Paint sets for Warhammer 40,000 and the new Kickstarter game Leaders of Euphoria: Choose a Better Oppressor from Overworld Games (25:52);

... Review Capstone Games' Haspelknecht (39:16); 

... Look back at their review of Escape Zombie City in their Dukes' Double-Take (1:10:51); and

... Discuss themes that elevate game play (1:16:08).

 

Please consider supporting the Dukes by donating to their local Children's Miracle Network hospital as part of the Extra Life Fundraiser!

 

Please consider donating to the annual Jack Vasel Memorial FUnd Auction currently underway on BGG, including the Dukes' auction!

 

Don't forget to vote in Draft Mechanic's Fantasy Board Game League for your chance to win $100 to Cool Stuff Inc. 

 

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

Twitter: @dukesofdice
Facebook: /dukesofdice
Dukes of Dice YouTube Channel
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Thanks to our awesome sponsors - please give them a visit!

Meeple Realty.

 

Tasty Minstrel Games 

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Direct download: DoD_Ep_116_Coal_Miners_Slaughter.mp3
Category:Board Games -- posted at: 10:00am EST

This episode the Dukes... 

... Discuss recent plays of Terraforming Mars, Baseball Highlights 2045 (first mention!), Xenon Profiteer Tiny Epic Galaxies and Haspelknecht (3:12);

... Discuss the latest gaming news including the app for Colt Express, new scratch-and-play games from Notre Games, plus they look at the Kickstarter game Steal This Game to support Ludicreation's theft at Essen Spiel 2016 (28:05);

... Review Gamelyn Games' Tiny Epic Western (39:14); 

... Look back at their review of Between Two Cities in their Dukes' Double-Take (1:09:05); and

... Discus the use of poker mechanics in board games (1:58:15).

 

Please consider supporting the Dukes by donating to their local Children's Miracle Network hospital as part of the Extra Life Fundraiser!

 

Don't forget to vote in Draft Mechanic's Fantasy Board Game League for your chance to win $100 to Cool Stuff Inc. 

 

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

Twitter: @dukesofdice
Facebook: /dukesofdice
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Thanks to our awesome sponsors - please give them a visit!

Meeple Realty.

 

Tasty Minstrel Games 

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Direct download: DoD_Ep_115_City_Slickers.mp3
Category:Board Games -- posted at: 10:00am EST

This episode the Dukes... 

... Discuss recent plays of Clank!, Race for the Galaxy, Mutant Chronicles and Tiny Epic Western (3:59);

... Discuss the latest gaming news including the bevy of new information to be released by Portal Games,  the reprints of the Splotter titles The Great Zimbabwe and Indonesia, plus they look at the satiric Presidential Election, now in Kickstarter (19:56);

... Review IDW's Arcane Academy (29:22); 

... Look back at their review of Rococo in their Dukes' Double-Take (53:01); and

... Discus c-c-combos in board gaming (58:15).

 

Don't forget to vote in Draft Mechanic's Fantasy Board Game League for your chance to win $100 to Cool Stuff Inc. 

 

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

Twitter: @dukesofdice
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Thanks to our awesome sponsors - please give them a visit!

Meeple Realty.

 

Tasty Minstrel Games 

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Direct download: DoD_Ep_114_Spell_of_the_Ball.mp3
Category:Board Games -- posted at: 10:00am EST

This episode the Dukes... 

... Discuss recent plays of Terraforming Mars, Dark Dealings, Madeira and Thief's Market (6:05);

... Discuss the latest gaming news including the new expansion for Memoir '44, and the two ne expansions for Steam Park, plus they look at the resource management microgame Ahead in the Clouds, now on Kickstarter (20:30);

... Review Formal Ferret's The Networks (29:28); 

... Look back at their review of Five Tribes: The Artisan of Naqala in their Dukes' Double-Take (55:10); 

... Pitch some board game ideas for some of their favorite TV shows (1:02:03); and

... Fill you in on the Board Game Theater contest to win every game in Arcane Wonder's catalog! (1:24:30)

 

 

Don't forget to vote in Draft Mechanic's Fantasy Board Game League for your chance to win $100 to Cool Stuff Inc. 

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

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Direct download: DoD_Ep_113_Djinndication.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:00am EST

 

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 sits down with Stephen Buonocore, President of Stronghold Games. The two discuss publishing and some of Stronghold's hot releases! 

 

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Direct download: DoD_Patreon_Interview_09_Stephen_Buonocore.mp3
Category:Board Games -- posted at: 9:06pm EST

This episode the Dukes are joined by Michael Canavan from Rocky Mountain Gaming Vacation. The three Dukes... 

... Discuss recent plays of Tiny Epic Western, Via Nebula, Libertalia, Arcane Academy, Burger Up, Troyes (6:36);

... Discuss the latest gaming news including the announcement of Dominion 2nd Editions, the slate of Essen releases from Czech Games Edition, and the Kickstarter for the real-time, competitive solitaire game Mars 4:45 (26:05);

... Give you their Top 6 games to take while traveling (39:43); 

... Look back at their review of La Granja in their Dukes' Double-Take (1:08:44); and

... Discuss gaming vacations, with a focus on the Rocky Mountain Gaming Vacation (1:14:22).

 

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Don't forget to vote in Draft Mechanic's Fantasy Board Game League for your chance to win $100 to Cool Stuff Inc. 

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

Twitter: @dukesofdice
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Visit our sponsor Meeple Realty.

 

 

Direct download: DoD_Ep_112_Donkey_Mountain_High.mp3
Category:Board Games -- posted at: 10:00am EST

This episode the Dukes... 

... Discuss recent plays of Labyrinth, Agricola: Family Edition and Fight for Olympus (2:49);

... Discuss the latest gaming news including the announcement of Mechs vs minion from the creators of the League of Legends video game, the announcement of the Justice League Board Game, and the Kickstarter for Scion 2nd Edition RPG (12:48);

... Review Z-Man Games' Pandemic: Reign of Cthulhu (23:07); 

... Look back at their review of Mottainai in their Dukes' Double-Take (51:49); and

... Discuss rethemed board games  (59:39).

 

Don't forget to vote in Draft Mechanic's Fantasy Board Game League for your chance to win $100 to Cool Stuff Inc. 

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

Twitter: @dukesofdice
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Visit our sponsor Meeple Realty.

 

 

Direct download: DoD_Ep_111_Karmageddon.mp3
Category:Board Games -- posted at: 10:00am EST

This episode the Dukes... 

... Discuss recent plays of Pandemic: Cthulhu, Oh My Goods!, Merchants & Marauders: Broadsides, Lords of Vegas, Mystic Vale, BattleLore (2nd Edition) and provide an update on Draft Mechanic's Fantasy Board Game League (4:58);

... Discuss the latest gaming news including the announcement of the winners of the 2016 International Gamers Award, the expansion for Mystic Vale and Cyclades, and Mutant Chronicles 2nd Ed. now on Kickstarter (20:21);

... Review CMON's Potion Explosion (28:06); 

... Look back at their review of the Voyages of Marco Polo in their Dukes' Double-Take (54:01); and

... Discuss what exactly does 'Cult of the New' mean (1:01:15).

 

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

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Direct download: DoD_Ep_110_I_Want_a_New_Drug.mp3
Category:Board Games -- posted at: 10:00am EST

 

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 sits down with Tom Vasel, from the Dice Tower. The two discuss reviewing board games, Dice Tower convention and tons more about the hobby.

 

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

 

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Direct download: DoD_Patreon_Interview_08_Tom_Vasel.mp3
Category:Board Games -- posted at: 10:00am EST