Dice Tower Network Podcast: Tabletop Game Talk

Tabletop Game Talk is a weekly podcast that not only talks about games but also covers the topics of the board game hobby in general.  Chris, Kitty, and Josh each bring a different view point to the conversation in a fun and easy to listen to format.  The top of every episode includes feedback from our listeners to encourage a strong and interactive community.

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Tabletop Game Talk Episodes

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  This week we look at tabletop miniatures games in depth.  Not board games with miniatures, but things like Warhammer, X-wing, and HeroClix.  What keeps us from playing these games or what drives us to want to play more of them.  We also recap our Call of Cthulhu in the post credits. 
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This week we take a deep dive into gaming by talking about the eps and flows of gaming obsessions.  Are they healthy or just lunacy I tell you lunacy!!  No, no, it's fine, I can stop anytime.  Lunacy!!!   Oh, and sorry David Waggoner, Chris accidentally cut you out of the credits, but we haven't forgotten about you!  LUNACY!!!
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This week we talk about the Call of Cthulhu role playing game and how it differs from D&D in it's system, but also in how it needs to be run to create the tension necessary for a "horror" type game.If you want to enter our 2021 giveaway, details are below.
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This week we look at our games of choice across multiple categories (card, casual, party, 2-player, and gamer) and why we like those games.  But the first 20 minutes we talk about Fletcher's wedding this past weekend! Here are a couple pics from the wedding: http://tabletopgametalk.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/09/FletcherVideo.mp4
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This week we while Fletcher is off getting ready for his wedding this weekend, Chris and Kitty talk about GenCon and spending too much money on games, or not, it's complicated...
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This week we talk about the life cycle of games and whether publisher and community support can kill a game and/or keep it alive.  This is in response to news about KeyForge (one of Chris's favorite games) going on hiatus for an undetermined amount of time.If you want to enter our 2021 giveaway, details are below.
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This week Spencer joins us to talk about what the player's commitments should be in our role playing game sessions.  Should there by any expectations of "homework" or can they just show up and roll dice?  Maybe they should help contribute to the story or at least take detailed session notes so the DM/GM doesn't have to. You know, the should pretend to care about the game and... um, never mind, just listen to the episode.
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This past weekend Chris and Fletcher ended up in Vegas, so now we're going to talk about casino games and how they have, or have not, influenced the board game industry.  And bonus: we'll teach you how to win make money at gambling!  (That part is probably not true, but it could be!) If you want to enter our 2021 giveaway, details are below. And if you're a winner this is the current list of games you get to pick from (more will be added throughout the year):
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  This week we're joined by Josh and look back at five years of podcasting.  How has it changed us?  What have we learned? And maybe even a few stories you haven't heard before (and some you might have).  Oh, and we give away some gift cards! If you want to enter our 2021 giveaway, details are below. And if you're a winner this is the current list of games you get to pick from (more will be added throughout the year): Krosmaster Quest Arkhanos Catalyst Quest Time of Heros High Heavens Stop Thief Adrenaline Crusaders: Thy will be done Clash of Rage Dire Wild Firefly Adventures
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  This week we look back at the last 5 years and review the top 10 games in each of the years we've been doing the podcast.  We'll talk about what we've played, what we haven't and finally come to a decision on whether 2020 was really as bad as it seemed.  (yes it was, but not for gaming) If you want to enter our 2021 giveaway, details are below. And if you're a winner this is the current list of games you get to pick from (more will be added throughout the year):

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