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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This week, Collin and Cindy spill about their trip to Dice Tower Con and then we talk about the new game from Plan B Games: Century Spice Road!

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Lots of Origins talk in this episode, plus we catch up with everyone else on what they've been up to.  Plus, an interview with CMON about some of their upcoming releases.  And much more!

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New RPG from FFG: Genesys
https://www.fantasyflightgames.com/en/news/2017/6/27/genesys/

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If you were hoping to hear about my Origins trip....you'll have to wait until next time.  However, before I left, I managed to sit down with the amazing writer Bruce Cordell from Monte Cook Games to talk about his recent novel Myth of the Maker, his RPG work, and much more!  I hope you enjoy it, and we'll be back to a regular episode next time!

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Sorry for the absence, but travel and life issues have gotten in the way of a full recording.  In the meantime, please enjoy this short episode I recorded.  I talk about my experiences trading games on Board Game Geek and some opinions I've changed on mobile gaming.

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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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