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 wanted to talk about getting rid of rulebooks.  But Kitty is too sick to record, so instead of recording without her, this is a rerun of episode 40 where we talk about what we like and don’t like about rulebooks.  It’s been edited to remove time sensitive content (what we referred to … Continue reading TGT 177 On Topic: Rulebooks (ep 40 rerun)
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It’s the start of a new year, so where better to start than talking about how complex the games we play really are.  And as a result we find out what types of games we really enjoy the most when it comes to complexity.  Oh, and we talk a lot about BGG’s weight rating for … Continue reading TGT 176 On Topic: Game Complexity
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Last week we looked back, this week we look forward.  We talk about a few games we’re looking to play in 2020, we talk about some cons we may or may not go to.  Kitty makes an announcement.  And we go on a whole lot of tangents.  Happy New Year! If you want to read … Continue reading TGT 175 On Topic: Looking Forward to 2020
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This week Kitty and Chris look back at 2019.  They cover the Kickstarters they backed, the top games of the year, and a little behind the scenes of the podcast over the year. If you want to read the credits, send an mp3 (or similar audio file) of you reading the following names. (feedback@TabletopGameTalk.com, subject: … Continue reading TGT 174 On Topic: Looking Back at 2019
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This week we talk about party games.  And technical difficulties that we did our best to edit out.  But if you detect any unexpected laughter or exasperation, blame Comcast.  We do. If you want to read the credits, send an mp3 (or similar audio file) of you reading the following names. (feedback@TabletopGameTalk.com, subject: CREDITS) Adam … Continue reading TGT 173 On Topic: Party Games
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This week we talk about gaming with kids.  But before you say, “I don’t have any kids, I think I’ll skip this one,” you just might be surprised how applicable this one can be to everyone’s gaming (and life) outlook.  We also have an email from Brant… If you want to read the credits, send … Continue reading TGT 172 On Topic: Gaming With Kids
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This week we talk about ways to get better at playing games.  Maybe this is how to teach other to get better, maybe it’s how we get better ourselves at specific games.  And how do we measure better anyway?  All that and more…   If you want to read the credits, send an mp3 (or … Continue reading TGT 171 On Topic: Getting Better At Games
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This week we’re talking about playing games with non-gamer family and friends.  What kinds of games work well for this?  What expectations should you have?  What are the problems with playing smaller games in large groups?  All that and a question from Grant on gaming communities.   If you want to read the credits, send … Continue reading TGT 170 On Topic: Non-Gamer Family
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This week we’re defining stuff.  By popular demand.  If you’ve been in the hobby awhile, you’ve probably started to use jargon like cooperative, bag building game, hand management game.  But if you’re someone a littler newer, that might make no sense whatsoever.  But after this episode, it will… Finally, if you want to read the … Continue reading TGT 169 On Topic: Game Mechanisms – Defined
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This week we finally get to some feedback.  Which sparks a lot of conversation and fills in a few things we may have missed the first time around.  Chris even lets some listener feedback in that agree with Kitty and Fletcher… yikes! Finally, if you want to read the credits, send an mp3 of you … Continue reading TGT 168 On Topic: Publisher Feedback

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