Dice Tower Network Podcast: Boards and Swords

Boards & Swords - A podcast about board games, card games, and other tabletop games. Every other week, Chris Renshaw sits down and talks about his experiences discovering new and cool games. Each episode, expect to hear great tales ranging from Magic: The Gathering to Dungeons & Dragons. Also, each episode Chris breaks down one board game so that everyone understands the basics of the game.

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Boards and Swords Episodes

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It's time for some pillaging as we take a look at Blood Rage from CMON.  We also talk about some news and kick starters (one of which I back during the show) and then Collin quizzes us on our Viking knowledge.

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Things get unfortunate as we play Unfair from CMON.  Also, we talk about our what are the best snack foods for game night and I throw in a lesson about how dice are made.

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We head deep into the Forgotten Realms as we try out Gale Force 9's Tyrants of the Underdark, a D&D themed deck building game.  I talk about my experiences at the Stele Open, and we think about what types of games that we don't have a problem with losing.

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We had to make this one a Skype episode due to some scheduling issues, but this week we head to the old west and play the Worker Placement game Carson City.  We also spend some time talking about what games would be good to play while you are traveling.

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This podcast is sponsored by Easy Roller Dice, creators of amazing dice and gaming accessories.  To learn more, visit easyrollerdice.com.

In this episode: I trip up the other three with some trivia, we talk about Stonemaier Games' Worker Placement Euphoria, and then talk about what we would spend money on if we had $300 to spend on tabletop gaming.

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Next time I hope to have my household well enough for a discussion episode but in the meantime here is an interview with Jim McClure, host of the Talking Tabletop podcast and creator of games such as Reflections and Satanic Panic, a satirical RPG that is funding right now on kickstarter!

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This podcast is sponsored by Easy Roller Dice, creators of amazing dice and gaming accessories.  To learn more, visit easyrollerdice.com.

In this episode: I am quarantined in my house so we managed to get everyone on Skype for an episode.  We talk about CMON's Potion Explosion, and then I go on a mega rant about gaming stores.

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This podcast is sponsored by Easy Roller Dice, creators of amazing dice and gaming accessories.  To learn more, visit easyrollerdice.com.

In this episode: I am joined with Philip, Collin, and his wonderful wife Cindy to talk about Arkham Horror the Card Game, the obligatory 2016 / 2017 discussion, and some news items that have caught our attention.

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Holidays can suck when you run an interview show, but after a long break, I have another great interview for you guys - this time I sit down with Greg from The Broken Token.  This is a company that makes wonderful inserts for board games, so enjoy as we find out what it means to create these products.

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It's been awhile, but I'm BACK!  On this episode, my friend Collin and I talk about a couple of games we've played recently: Guildhall Fantasy by AEG and 51st State by Portal Games.  We then have a discussion about what we expect to find in Kickstarters and what makes us want to back them.

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