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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Our kids are out of school (or “school”), so that means (for most intents and purposes) it’s summer! We’re hoping this means a lot more gaming. First, we learn about the radioactive gold isotope AU198. Then, thanks to our sponsor, First Move Financial, for sponsoring this episode of the podcast. What We’ve Been Playing Unmatched: Cobble & Fog (Restoration Games).

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Back the Comeback is a movement to encourage people to get back into their friendly local game (and comic) stores. We're joined by Brandt Sanderson who works at The Portal game store in Manchester, Connecticut.

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As our state slowly comes out of lockdown, we want to #BackTheComeback and support our local game store. What board games will support playing remotely when we're stuck at home in the future?

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Welcome back Ric from One Board Family! We talk about what games we've been playing and what it's like teaching during a pandemic.

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What do you turn to when you want a quick game to help your brain take a break? Whether it's with your spouse, or with your kids, you want something with limited setup and a quick play time.

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We're going to talk about Evolution: Education Edition with Scott Rencher. Why bring this award-winning boardgame to digital? And what makes it educational?

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Shelf of shame is a term board gamers use for games that we've bought and haven't had a chance to play. Well, now is the time! What have you been playing?

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Our guest this week is John Zilch, creator of Clever Kids Mysteries. Looking for something to teach your kids and give them something to do while they're stuck at home? Check these out!

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Rather than a top 5, we talk about our favorite roll & write games for specific situations. And don't miss the giveaway!

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Our guest this week is Jenn Bartlett, AKA The Boardgame Librarian. We examine the idea of pairing up books with games.

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