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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This episode we squeeze two folks into the third chair: Cody Jones and John Richard from the beloved podcast Game On with Cody and John, the uncommon podcast for the common gamer. First up is we cover "Where are they now?" the 2010 edition. The four of us take a look at the games we reviewed back in 2010 on both shows. How are they holding up? Do we still feel the same about them. Later we take a deep dive into "Savage Worlds" reviewing the RPG that has been built to play in just about any setting.  All that and our other not-too-horrible segments including:  - The Hollywood Minute
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Geoff Engelstein joins the D6G crew as our third chair. Geoff has contributed the GameTek segment to The Dice Tower podcast for five years, and co-hosts the new podcast Ludology, with Ryan Sturm.  Along with his son Brian he designed The Ares Project, released in 2011 by Z-Man Games.  Geoff has been involved in the gaming hobby for close to 40 years, and considers himself an 'omni-gamer', enjoying wargames, euros, RPGs, miniatures, and everything game-related. This episode we check out the new 4x space conquest game Eclipse. What does it bring new to the genre?
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Raef Granger returns to the D6 Generation in Ep 95 to help us prognosticate!  Raef, Craig, and Russ look toward the future and try and predicte what events and changes we'll see in 2012 for our favorite hobbies. But up first: There's the matter of last years predictions!  What exactly did we predict would happen in 2011 and how close were we?  More importantly...which won of us was most accurate?  We find out using our fancy prediction point system.  All that and our other not-too-horrible segments including:  - The Hollywood Minute - Total Fan Girl - Do You Ever Notice - & More
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In episode 94 the third chair is filled by Owen Staton. Owen Staton is a Welsh Storyteller, actor and writer who has been a Gamer for 28 years. He has been a long time contributor to the D6 Generation through his segments "Words from Wales."  Recently he  published a CD of his own Stories from Welsh folklore called "Tales from the New Inn". He is handsome in a rugged sort of way and has a morbid fear of Taxidermy.
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In episode 93 the third chair is filled by Stephen Buonocore. Stephen is the co-owner of Stronghold Games, which was formed only 2 years ago, but has already made a big impact in the hobby game industry by publishing great reprints (such as “Survive!” and “Outpost”) as well as great new game designs (such as “Panic Station” and “Core Worlds”). Fantasy Flight has recently re-release A Game of Thrones, the board game in a new 2nd edition.  Is it better than the original?  What has changed? 
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In episode 92 the third chair is filled by Randall Bills. Randall has worked in the Adventure Gaming industry for over 15 years. He's worked on such seminal properties as BattleTech and Shadowrun, while bringing other great universes to life, such as Cosmic Patrol and Leviathans. A great game is published, but how and why should you expand it.  Join the guys as they examine the different ways games are grown.  Which method is best for which type of game?  
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In episode 91 the third chair is filled by Ross Watson.  A gaming industry professional for over 10 years, Ross Watson has done work for Wizards of the Coast, Games Workshop, Fantasy Flight Games and now is a designer for video games. First up, Ross, Craig, and Russ are joined by Teras of Geek Nation Tours to talk about Gaming Conventions. Why do we go to them?  What are the different kinds of conventions?  
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The time we all knew would come, but pretended would never arrive: Raef's last episode as a host.  Russ and Craig, with the help of the D6G listeners and Mr. Lipton, travel down memory lane with Hollywood and attempt to send him off in style. And later.. enough with the mushy stuff, it's time for Pirates!!  The D6G team takes to the high seas with the latest Games Workshop board game modeling mega-box: Dreadfleet.  All that and our other not-too-horrible segments including:  - The Hollywood Minute - Total Fan Girl - Do You Ever Notice - & More
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It's time to get furry, grab some cheese, wear a cloak, and enter the world of Mouseguard!  The D6G crew give a detailed review of this very flavorful RPG based on the beloved comic series. But up first, it's time for another mulling mechanics.  What are the latest crop of mechanics that Raef, Craig, and Russ are finding similar across game systems?  All that and our other not-too-horrible segments including:  - The Hollywood Minute - Total Fan Girl - Do You Ever Notice - & More If you'd like to discuss the show with us and others in our forum thread: .  
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Wizkids is wasting no time with their Star Trek license.  Their second Star Trek game in as many years promises exploration, discovery, and combat as fleets from the Federation and Klingon Empire face off.  Does the game deliver?  The D6G crew takes a close look in a detailed review. But first, Raef had a chance to chat with a few different folks from various game companies at GenCon this year.  He shares his notes and expeirences as well as a live interview with the folks behind the roleplaying game Mouseguard.  All that and our other not-too-horrible segments including: 

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