Welcome to the Dice Tower, a podcast about board and card games!

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

Mysterium Review - with the Game Boy Geek

Dan King takes a look at the boardgame known as Tajemnicze Domostwo Buy great games at http://www.coolstuffinc.com Find more reviews and videos at http://www.dicetower.com

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Spyfall Review - with the Game Boy Geek

Dan takes a look at this card deduction party game Buy great games at http://www.coolstuffinc.com Find more reviews and videos at http://www.dicetower.com

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Diamonds Review - with Indiana John

John Richard takes a look at this trick-taking game from Stronghold Buy great games at http://www.coolstuffinc.com Find more reviews and videos at http://www.dicetower.com

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Slaughterball Review - with Gamer's Remorse

The guys at Gamer's Remorse take a look at this future football game Buy great games at http://www.coolstuffinc.com Find more reviews and videos at http://www.dicetower.com

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Dice Tower Live: BGG.con 2014

Tom Vasel, Eric Summerer, Rich Sommer, and Erik Herman interview a whole slate of guests at the 2014 BGG.con Buy great games at http://www.coolstuffinc.com Find more reviews and videos at http://www.dicetower.com

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Hunny Hunters Preview - with Dan King

Dan takes a look at this game, currently on Kickstarter Support the project at http://www.tinyurl.com/hunnyhuntersKS Find more reviews and videos at http://www.dicetower.com

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Board Game Breakfast: Episode 52 - The Sky is Falling!

Tom Vasel takes a look at the news for the week, along with a host of friends! Show Notes courtesy MarioFanaticXV 00:00 - Opening Segment with Tom Vasel 02:01 - Dice Tower News with Tom Vasel 03:26 - Board Game Brawl's Kickstarter Update 05:42 - Tom Vasel's What's on the Shelf? 07:56 - The Discriminating Gamer 09:44 - Snakes and Lattes Presents Negotiation Games (Part 2) 11:58 - Q & A with Tom and Jason 14:55 - Dice Dice Baby with Tom Vasel 16:56 - Conversations with Creators - Rob Daviau 17:42 - Dice Tower Productions with Tom Vasel 18:42 - Head in the Clouds with Chaz Marler 20:54 - Bored Gamers on Replayability 22:55 - The Nerdy Girl on Websites for Gamers 24:51 - Tom Thinks about Mergers 30:33 - A Quick Look at: Promos with The Channel 33:07 - Closing Segment with Tom Vasel Buy great games at http://www.coolstuffinc.com Find more reviews and videos at http://www.dicetower.com

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12 Games of Christmas - Stocking Stuffers

Tom Vasel, Sam Healey, and Zee Garcia present twelve board and card games games that would make great stocking stuffers this shopping season! Buy great games at http://www.coolstuffinc.com Find more reviews and videos at http://www.dicetower.com

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Kings of Israel Review - with Tom Vasel

Tom Vasel takes a look at this game about prophets dealing with the good and bad kings Buy great games at http://www.coolstuffinc.com Find more reviews and videos at http://www.dicetower.com

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Munchkin Treasure Hunt Review - with the Vasel Girls

Tom Vasel takes a look at this Munchkin-based game for kids Buy great games at http://www.coolstuffinc.com Find more reviews and videos at http://www.dicetower.com

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November 25, 2014 - Episode 382 is available! Joined by special co-hosts Rich Sommer and Erik Herman, in this show, we interview a host of guests, including Dan King, Colby Dauch, Todd Rowland, Geoff Englestien, and more! There's also some songs! (Kind of).

November 18, 2014 - Episode 381 is available! In this show, we review Colt Express, Kings of Israel, The Golden Ages, Nations the Dice Game, Yunnan, and Geister Ei. We also answer another pile of questions, and then talk about our favorite "engine building" games.

November 11, 2014 - Episode 380 is available! In this episode, we take a look at Dreaming Spires, Robin, The Endless River, Xia, Alchemists, and Argent. We are joined by Brian on No Thanks, The Angry Gamer on non-responsiveness, Geoff, and Bill, and answer a pile of questions. Finally, we talk about games that we can't get anyone to play with us!

November 04, 2014 - Episode 379 is available! In this show, we review Progress, Medieval Academy, Deus, Omega Centauri, Planes, and Livestock Uprising. We also answer a pile of questions, and end the show with our top ten "one hit wonders."

October 28, 2014 - Episode 378 is available! In this show, Tom and Eric take a look at Star Wars: Imperial Assault, Doodle City, Kanban, Essen, Pandemic the Cure, and the upcomin Magic: the Gathering Board Game. We also discuss the Essen Spiel 2014 in depth, and then end the show with our favorite traits in a gaming opponent.

October 21, 2014 - Episode 377 is available! In this show, we take a look at Uncanny X-men: Dicemasters!, Rococo, Medina, Subdivision, and Snapgammon. Geoff and Brian take a look at older games, we get some more legal advice, and answer a few questions. We finish up the show with a list of things we are looking for in a Kickstarter campaign/game.

October 14, 2014 - Episode 376 is available! In this episode, Eric is on vacation, so Tom is joined by Zee Garcia. We spend the show joined by contributors, talking about some of the games coming out at Essen Spiel, and the different games and expansions that we are most interested in.

October 07, 2014 - Episode 375 is available! In this show, we talk about King’s Forge, Villainy, Johari, Cartoon Network Fluxx, and Dungeon Roll. Someone compares Munchkin to Cosmic Encounter, we discuss how to deal with controversial themes, and table etiquette. Finally, we almost fall asleep at the end talking about our top ten most boring games!


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