Contributor: Crystal Dax

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Crystal co-hosts Dice Tower Tonight with Eric Summerer and the Board Game Blitz podcast with Ambie Valdes. She also livestreams on the Board Game Blitz twitch channel. You can occasionally find Crystal in live game playthroughs, top 10 lists, and game shows on The Dice Tower.

Even though she has been playing board games her entire life, she got into the hobby side of gaming in 2007 with titles like Race for the Galaxy, Runebound 2e, and Betrayal at House on the Hill. She loves thematic and story-driven games and some of her current favorites include Battlestar Galactica, Castell, and Forgotten Waters.

Crystal lives in Las Vegas and works in marketing for a credit card company doing content strategy, content creation, and social media.

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May 21, 2020
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Ambie and Crystal discuss a few games in the Exit: The Game series - The Catacombs of Horror, The House of Riddles, and The Haunted Roller Coaster. We then celebrate our anniversary with a lookback on the last 4 years of the Board Game Blitz podcast.

Recent Games: 0:44
4 Year Anniversary: 11:45
Listener Clips: 29:47
Outro: 37:28
Bloopers: 38:14

May 13, 2020
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Eric and Crystal explore the hobby nexus of crafting and boardgaming in this latest episode of Dice Tower Tonight. Accessories, custom pieces, stickers, dice bags and more! Plus, games with the audience, recent games played, and questions with the live chat.


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May 7, 2020
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Ambie and Crystal discuss 1889 (on 18xx.games) and Forgotten Waters. We then talk about two player gaming, and Crystal goes over the origins of the word 'duel.'

Announcements: 0:46
Recent Games: 1:28
Two Player Gaming: 15:19
Board Game Etymology - 'Duel': 27:03
Outro: 28:10
Bloopers: 29:06

April 29, 2020
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Winning might not be everything, but what IS winning, anyway? On this episode of Dice Tower Tonight, Crystal and Eric discuss victory conditions in games. How do you know that you won? Plus, there's a game to play with the audience, we discuss some other recent game sessions, and then we chat with the audience LIVE.

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April 26, 2020
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Crystal plays Forgoten Waters live!


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Dice Tower East - www.dicetowereast.com (July 1-5, 2020)
Dice Tower Retreat - www.dicetowerretreat.com (September 16-20, 2020)

April 25, 2020
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Crystal plays Forgoten Waters live!


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Dice Tower East - www.dicetowereast.com (July 1-5, 2020)
Dice Tower Retreat - www.dicetowerretreat.com (September 16-20, 2020)

April 23, 2020
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Ambie and Crystal discuss Subtext Game, The Crew: The Quest for Planet Nine, and MegaCity: Oceania. We then talk about analysis paralysis in board gaming, and Crystal goes over the origins of the word 'analysis.'

Recent Games: 0:56
Analysis Paralysis: 10:31
Board Game Etymology - 'Analysis': 23:38
Outro: 24:38
Bloopers: 25:33

April 15, 2020
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Huzzah! It's time for another Dice Tower Tonight! This time, Crystal and Eric talk about ways to reorganize your game collection while we're stuck at home, as well as talking about how our storage has evolved to fit our collections. Plus, Crystal has a game for Eric and the live audience, we discuss some other recent game sessions, and then we chat with the audience LIVE.

April 9, 2020
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Ambie, Crystal, and patron of the show Pam talk about ways to game without leaving the house.

Gaming Inside: 1:46
Outro: 26:43
Bloopers: 27:38


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April 1, 2020
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No foolin', it's time for another Dice Tower Tonight! This time, Crystal and Eric discuss ways to play social deduction games over forum and email formats, and the challenges that come with not seeing your opponents. Plus, Eric tries to fool the chat, we discuss some other recent game sessions, and then we chat with the audience LIVE.

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