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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Tom Vasel's Top 100 Games of all Time: # 80 - # 71

Part three 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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Dan's Top 100 Games of all Time: # 80 - # 71

Part three 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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Roll For it Deluxe Review - with the Game Boy Geek

Dan King takes a look at the newest version of this dice game Buy great games at http://www.coolstuffinc.com Find more reviews and videos at http://www.dicetower.com

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Dancing Eggs Review - with the Game Boy Geek

Dan King examines this silly HABA game Buy great games at http://www.coolstuffinc.com Find more reviews and videos at http://www.dicetower.com

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For Sale Review - with the Board Game Family

Trent Howell and family take a look at this classic auction game Buy great games at http://www.coolstuffinc.com Find more reviews and videos at http://www.dicetower.com

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Say the Word Review - with the Chief

Bart Brunscheen and pal take a look at Say the Word Buy great games at http://www.coolstuffinc.com Find more reviews and videos at http://www.dicetower.com

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Brew Crafters: The Travel Card Game Review - with Ryan Metzler

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

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Grab Bag Reviews - with Gamers Remorse

The Gamer's Remorse team takes a quick look at several board games Buy great games at http://www.coolstuffinc.com Find more reviews and videos at http://www.dicetower.com

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Is Playing War Games Morally Wrong?

Bart and crew ask the question - "Is it wrong to have fun with and play war games?" Buy great games at http://www.coolstuffinc.com Find more reviews and videos at http://www.dicetower.com

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Black Fleet Review - with the Game Boy Geek

Dan King examines this light shipping/attacking sea game Buy great games at http://www.coolstuffinc.com Find more reviews and videos at http://www.dicetower.com

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Septemeber 30, 2014 - Episode 374 is available! In this episode, we take a look at the new Wok Star, Vivajava the Dice Game, Impulse, Bucket King 3D, Star Realms, Warhammer 40K Conquest, and Good Cop Bad Cop. Eric tells an extremely sad hotel story, we hear another tale of horror, and Tom talks about both CosmicCon and the Fantasy Flight Event Center. Finally, we end with Eric interviewing Stu Paul, director of the short film The Lord of Catan.

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.


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