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The Dice Tower is dedicated to getting folks to learn about the wide world of exciting new board games.  We do video reviews, and an audio show, and more.  Check out the links above!

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Recent YouTube Videos

Board Game Breakfast: Episode 44 - Misery!

Tom Vasel takes a look at the news and more, joined by a host of friends. See the boxes and more from e-Raptor here: http://e-raptor.pl/ Buy great games at http://www.coolstuffinc.com Find more reviews and videos at http://www.dicetower.com

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Miami Dice, Episode 146 - Warhammer 40K Conquest

Tom Vasel and Sam Healey take a look at this new living card game from Fantasy Flight Games Buy great games at http://www.coolstuffinc.com Find more reviews and videos at http://www.dicetower.com

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Warhammer Diskwars: Hammer and Hold Review - with Tom Vasel

Tom Vasel takes a look at one of the expansions of Warhammer Diskwars Buy great games at http://www.coolstuffinc.com Find more reviews and videos at http://www.dicetower.com

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Warhammer Diskwars: Legions of Darkness Review - with Tom Vasel

Tom Vasel takes a look at one of the expansions for Warhammer Diskwars - adding Vampire Counts and more! Buy great games at http://www.coolstuffinc.com Find more reviews and videos at http://www.dicetower.com

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Descent: Manor of Ravens Review - with Tom Vasel

Tom Vasel takes a look at the newest expansion for Descent, 2nd Edition. Buy great games at http://www.coolstuffinc.com Find more reviews and videos at http://www.dicetower.com

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Warhammer Diskwars Review - with Tom Vasel

Tom Vasel takes a look at this combat game using disks, based on the Warhammer universe Buy great games at http://www.coolstuffinc.com Find more reviews and videos at http://www.dicetower.com

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Tom vs. Jason: Dungeons and Dragons Attack Wing and Marvel Dicemasters!

Tom and Jason square off with the new Dungeons and Dragons attack wing armies. We also might show off another new game, so stay tuned. Q & A at the end.

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Dan's Top 100 Games of all Time: # 90 - # 81

Part two of Dan King's Top 100 Games of all Time! Buy great games at http://www.coolstuffinc.com Find more reviews and videos at http://www.dicetower.com

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Tom Vasel's Top 100 Games of all Time: # 90 - # 81

Part two of Tom's Top 100 Games of all Time! Buy great games at http://www.coolstuffinc.com Find more reviews and videos at http://www.dicetower.com

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Miami Dice, Episode 145 - King's Forge

Tom Vasel and Sam Healey take a look at King's Forge from GameSalute Buy great games at http://www.coolstuffinc.com Find more reviews and videos at http://www.dicetower.com

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Septemeber 23, 2014 - Episode 373 is available! In this episode we look at Greed, Madame Ching, Rise of Empires, Ninja Dice, Athlas, and Games that Tell Stories. We talk about preparing for Essen, using cell phones during games, and what to do when elminated from a game. Finally, we talk about our top ten favorite ways to resolve conflict in games. (In the game, not between players!)

Septemeber 16, 2014 - Episode 372 is available! In this show, we look at the games Legendary Encounters, Level 7 Invasion, Diamonds, The Battle of Five Armies, Tragedy Looper, Battle Merchants, Star Realms IOS and Magnum Opus. Geoff talks about game flow, Bill talks about running a convention for profit, and Brian takes a look back at Frank's Zoo. We also talk about our favorie companion apps for board games. Finally, we end the episode with a spoiler-heavy look at Risk: Legacy. The first 51 minutes of the show are spoiler free.

Septemeber 09, 2014 - Episode 371 is available! In this show, we talk about Abyss, the Battle at Kemble's Cascade, Jerk, Bang: the Duce Game, Arcadia Quest, and Ten: The Game! We cringe at another tale of horror, and talk about our Essen plans, math trades, how to get a game published, and using timers during games. We end the show with our top ten Milton Bradley games!

Septemeber 02, 2014 - Episode 370 is available! In this episode, we return to our normal schedule. We look at several games, including City Hall, Dead of Winter, Pandemic: Contageon, Cosmic Dominion, Villainous Vikings, Worker Placement, Plucky Pilots, and Golem Arcana. Brian discusses Medici, Greg visits another store, Geoff talks about those who hate to think, we get more legal advice, hear another tale of horror, and discuss some hot news. Finally, we end the show asking what game released at GenCon are we most interested in, and why.

August 26, 2014 - Episode 369 is available! In this show, Eric and Tom take a look back at the GenCon 2014 fair held in Indianapolis. But we also spend a lot of time talking about games - including Black Fleet, Camel Up, Diamonds, Quilt Show, Castls of the Mad King Ludwig, King of New York, Kingsport: Festival, and Tragedy Looper. We end the show taking a pile of listener questions and giving hopefully decent answers to them!

August 19, 2014 - Episode 368 is available! In this show, we are joined by guest host Zee Garcia in our live show at GenCon! An array of Dice Tower contributors join us, as well as folks from the Dice Tower network. We talk about great games we saw at GenCon, our thoughts on the fair itself, and even a song or two!

August 11, 2014 - Episode 367 is available! This is part two of a two part preview of Gen Con 2014! Jamie, Chris, and Tony join us from the Secret Cabal Podcast, where you can find part 1! http://tinyurl.com/dtscgencon14 In this episode, we answer some questions about the covention, give some tips regarding Gen Con, and then each of us gives our top ten games we are looking forward to seeing at the convention!

August 05, 2014 - Episode 366 is available! In this show, we talk about Pagoda, Justice League Strategy Game, Destination Neptune, Bruges, New Haven, and Dino Dice. A tale of horror is caused by us, and we give our top ten game from Eagle/Gryphon Games.

July 29, 2014 - Episode 365 is available! In this show, we talk about Magnum Opus, Who Stole the Cookie?, Istanbul, Heroes Wanted, and Thunder Alley. We hear about Hoity Toity, 3D printing, bad game design, and more! We answer questions, and end the show talking about whether or not we get to play our favorite games enough.


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