Dice Tower Network Podcast: Blue Peg Pink Peg

Blue Peg, Pink Peg is a podcast about boardgames, relationships, and the interaction between the two. During each episode of Blue Peg, Pink Peg two boardgaming couples: share their gaming experiences and adventures; discuss and review games suitable for two player, family or small group play; and explore a topic unique to gaming couples or families. Each episode of Blue Peg, Pink Peg is a light, funny and friendly conversation to which all gamers are invited and welcomed.

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Blue Peg Pink Peg Episodes

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Jasper Oorthuys, one of the main men behind Karwansaray Publishers, joins Craig and Russ in the third chair. Since Jasper is involved in all those historical magazines, we thought an Historical Primer was in order. How do you get started in Historical gaming and what makes it different?   Later we take off for "Destination Inspiration!" What places would we recommend visiting for historical gaming inspiration. All that and our other not-too-horrible segments including:  - Total Fan Girl - Do You Ever Notice   - When you wish upon a game - & More
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Veteran of the industry Drew Cremeans joins Craig and Russ in the third chair! Up first Drew brings in the big gun designers of Fanticide!  What is the game about? What makes it different? And who is involved?   Later we dive into the zombie hotness that is Zombicide with a detailed D6G Review. All that and our other not-too-horrible segments including:  - Total Fan Girl - Do You Ever Notice   - When you wish upon a game - & More If you'd like to discuss the show with us and others in our forum thread: .   The following fine organizations help make this show possible:
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Eric Johns joins Craig and Russ in the third Chair. Eric is one of the big cheeses over at Wyrd miniatures, the miniature gaming company responsible for Malifaux, Puppet Wars, and more nightmarish creatures then we'd care to think about. Since Wyrd just made the jump to plastics, we figured Eric would be a great person to help us get insight into how plastic models are made, and how this process differs from metals. Later, we discover that Eric actually plays quite a few digital games, so he and Russ talk about their favorite easy to pick up and play digital games.
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Raef "Hollywood" Granger is back in the third chair! Raef joins Craig and Russ to discuss their GenCon 2012 highlights. What games caught their fancy and why? Later the three take a detailed look at the board game Spartacus from Gale Force 9. Can brand new designers from a publisher who's never produced a board game before make a great licensed game? Join us and find out. All that and our other not-too-horrible segments including:  - Total Fan Girl - Do You Ever Notice   - When you wish upon a game - & More If you'd like to discuss the show with us and others in our forum thread: .
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This time the third chair is filled with 80 folks as the GenCon 2012 play by mob audience join us for the show! First we play the upcoming Stronghold Games "Space Cadets" but "Mob style" with the help of Geoff Engelstein & his family. Can that many players take control of starships and battle it out in any kind of organazed way? Listen to find out.
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Norbert Brunhuber, dedicated Warmachine Player and Privateer Press Ganger, joins Russ and Craig in the third chair. Norbert has recently moved from the US to the UK. Now that he's settled in and found some gaming 'mates' we thought it would be fun to catch up with him and discuss just how different is the miniature gaming scene across the pond? Later we decide to tackle three recent miniature gaming supplements. The new Warmachine Colossals book, the new Dust Warfare Zverograd book, and the new digital gaming aid War Room recently released by Privateer Press for Warmachine/Hordes.
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Jon "Yakface" Regul joins Craig and Russ in the third chair. Jon runs the massive miniature gaming community DakkaDakka.com, has been playing WH40k for more years than he cares to remember, and is responsible for the INAT FAQ: The official independant Warhammer 40,000 FAQ used at major tournaments like Adepticon. With this much 40k knowledge in one chair, we just had to devote this entire Megasode to Warhammer 40,000. First we cover 40k through the years. How has is changed from edition to edition. What did it used to be like, and where is it now?
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Tom Vasel joins us in the third chair! Tom, whom Russ calls "The Dean of Boardgame Podcasting" is the man behind the Dice Tower Podcast. Since Tom got an early chance to play Descent 2, and since Russ and Craig have read through the rules, we thought it would be fun to do a Descent second edition preview. We cover what's new, what is compatible, and what to expect from this update to a beloved game. Later it's a double game episode as the three hosts then dive into Leviathans! The brand new game of flying ship combat from Catalyst Game Labs.
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Luke Retallack joins us in the third chair. Luke is the man behind the mic at Worlds End Radio podcast and has been a force in organizing western Australia miniature wargaming for many years. Up first Luke, Craig, and Russ have lured Raef "Hollywood" Granger back onto the show to discuss his kickstarter documentary project. How is it going? What are his goals? Is kickstarter working out? Raef gives us his honest assesment and gets questions and advice from both the hosts and listeners via Twitter and Facebook.
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Rodney Smith joins us in the third chair. Rodney is the man behind the "Watch It Played" Youtube chanel which features both teaching new board games and allowing viewers to play along by voting for the next move. Up first Rodney, Craig, and Russ discuss boardgame videography. What does it take to make a board game video and why do it? Later the three dive into a detailed review of Core Worlds by Stronghold games. Does this sci-fi deck builder have what it takes to get Craig to the table? All that and our other not-too-horrible segments including:  - Total Fan Girl - Do You Ever Notice

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