Dice Tower Network Podcast: Board Games With Panda

Board Games with Panda is bi-weekly board game podcast where Amanda and Brad talk about all the great games they've been playing and offer their thoughts on a wide range of topics that are on their mind.

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Board Games With Panda Episodes


This week, Amanda and Brad have some good news and some bad news! They talk about Space Con 2.0 and the first Keep Gaming Indy event! There's also a new segment!


The game we couldn't think of the title is called Anomia. Thank you Andrew Smith for bringing it!


After a short break, Amanda and Brad return with an interview! This time they're talking with Patrick Leder of Leder Games about the hit Vast the Crystal Caverns, its sequel, and a bit about Root and the amazing parody trailer they did.


Want more info on Leder Games? Check out their webpage at ledergames.com.



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It's our one year anniversary of Board Games with Panda! It's been a crazy year of lots of games. This week, we go over what we've been playing, talk about Who's Yer Con, and talk about gaming with new friends.


0:10 - Pie Town

4:36 - Monster Match

7:18 - Rising Sun

8:55 - Deal or Duel

11:53 - Exit The Game - Polar Station

13:07 - Skull

14:49 - Potion Explosion

15:58 - Concordia

17:49 - Imperius


Amanda and Brad talk with Scoot Caputo, designer of Whistle Stop from Bezier Games, about his Rocky Mountains Expansion. It was also a blast learning about the process from the beginning stages of Whistle Stop through its big debut at Gen Con.

If you want to learn more about the expansion, Scott wrote a great article over on BGG talking about his favorite parts. 


Next week, we'll be releasing our 1 year anniversary episode!!!



This week, Amanda and Brad talk with Rob Daviau about his experience designing games, the creation of Restoration Games, and their upcoming title Fireball Island that will be launching on Kickstarter on April 3, 2018.

Discussion about Fireball Island starts about 15:47.

 Kickstarter Link


This week, Amanda and Brad go over all the fun they had at IndyCon 2018, highlight Mystery of the Temples and give their thoughts on Lucidity Six-Sided Nightmares


Mystery of the Temples (Review Copy)

3:48 - Sidereal Confluence

6:45 - Forest of Fate

9:01 - Eclipse

12:47 IndyCon 2018

20:00 - Azul

20:30 - Meeple Circus

23:11 -  Sidereal Confluence at 8 players

30:00 - Custom Heroes


This week, Amanda and Brad talk with James Hudson of Druid City Games about the game he's publishing called Sorcerer City. It's a tile placement game that uses a sort of a tile building aspect similar to a deck builder. This game is designed by Scott Caputo.

The kickstarter runs through March 30, 2018

Here's a link to the kickstarter: LINK


This week, Amanda and Brad discuss theme in board games, go over the giant list of kickstarters that have their interest, recap their progress on the 2018 challenges, and announce the winner of the Pairs giveaway! Congrats Tom!


What we’ve been playing

Custom Heroes

2:48 - Sons of Anarchy

5:24 - Grand Austria Hotel

9:47 - Chartstone completed (no spoilers)

16:36 - Lucidity: Six-Sided Nightmares

17:47 - The Grimm Forest


In this special episode, Amanda and Brad interview AJ Lambeth of Kolossal Games. AJ is a designer and developer that is releasing his first game on kickstarter called Kami-Sama. 

Find more info on the game over on the Kami-sama BGG page.


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This week, Amanda and Brad are interview Ted Alspach from Bezier Games about his upcoming Kickstarter for Werewords Deluxe Edition. Werewords has been such a hit lately within their game groups so they're excited to hear what this deluxe version has to offer. 

You can contact Bezier Games on twitter at @beziergames