Dice Tower Network Podcast: The Family Gamers

How do gamers raise the next generation of geeks? How do you play games with your children without drowning in the monotony of CandyLand? How do you introduce your children to video games responsibly? Join Andrew and Anitra as they discuss gaming as a family with their three children. Listen to stories of their past, their successes and failures, and learn from their experiences. Mix this in with some giveaways, commentary about new stuff on the market, and a couple of interviews and you have The Family Gamers Podcast! If you're enjoying the show, please don't forget to leave a review, share with yoru friends, and subscribe!

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The Family Gamers Episodes

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This week, we're talking about games inspired by children's books - games that actually exist, and games we'd like to see!

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On this episode, we talk with Alex Radcliffe, founder of BoardGameCo and ambassador for boardgames all over the internet. His mission is spreading the love of board games and we just love it.

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It's been a brutally long year since last February. And February is also the coldest, most miserable month. I'm so done with winter! But we will make it through. The pandemic is not done yet, but maybe we can suggest a few things we're looking forward to for this year.

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Dan Hughes tells us about CoraQuest. What started as a pandemic homeschool project with 8-year-old Cora has now become a full-fledged family dungeon crawl you can support on Kickstarter!

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Your hosts Andrew and Anitra went away for 48 hours. We filled those hours with a giant stack of games, and we'll tell you about them.

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We attended the virtual Boston FIG Fest this weekend, and have interviews with Manaworks Games, Runaway Parade Games, Hot Banana Games, and Tidbit Games.

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It's almost Anitra's birthday! That means it's time for her to talk about a few of her favorite games. Find out her favorite "regular" game, one to play with kids, solo game, and 2-player game.

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This week's guest is Jeremy Howard, an educator and a strong voice in the board game industry. What does he have to say about playing games with kids?

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Christmas time is here... and now past. We talk about the board game gifts we gave and received, as well as traditions we have and tactics we employ to keep Christmas morning from feeling too crazy.

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It may be too late to shop for board games, but you can still get video games (downloaded) in time for Christmas! We have Stephen Duetzmann from Engaged Family Gaming on to talk about the games he would recommend for families this year.

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