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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In this episode I talk with Darryl, creator of the game Dobbers: Quest for the Key on Kickstarter now.  We of course talk about the game, but we also talk about the history of the Dobbers, it’s possible future, and we might have even designed another game at the end of the episode… You can follow … Continue reading SC 015: Dobbers Quest for the Key
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This week we talk about about table talk.  The talk outside the game that can effect the game itself.  When is it ok and when does it cross the line into breaking the game?  But first a few announcements, and of course Kickstarters and feedback. Kickstarters... Backed: Unbroken Watching: Terminator Genisys: Rise of the Resistance Dobbers: Quest for the Key Reviewed: Impulse Segments... 0:00 - Intro 3:45 - Kickstarter 19:01 - Feedback 36:40 - On Topic 1:05:10 - Outro Tom's list (top 5 of each category) of recommended games... Easy to play
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This week we talk about this article: https://thewirecutter.com/reviews/board-games-for-adults/ We really don't talk about this,https://thewirecutter.com/reviews/board-games-for-kids/ , related article, but it's good too. Kickstarters... Backed: Gruff: Stuff of Nightmares Watching: Street Fighter, the Miniatures Game Zombicide: Invader Crisis Reviewed: 7th Continent Segments... 0:00 - Intro 3:52 - Kickstarter 22:38 - Feedback
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This week we attempt to answer the question, are there too many games?  First there are several announcements that Chris stays on script for, a ton of Kickstaters, a review of Lords of Hellas, feedback, and a quick question on the Dice Tower Network. Kickstarters... Backed: Dead Throne Watching: HEXplore It: The Forest of Adrimon Fireball Island Graphic Novel Adventures Gruff: Stuff of Nightmares The Awful Orphanage Reviewed: Lords of Hellas Segments... 0:00 - Intro 8:50 - Kickstarter 21:08 - Feedback 28:52 - Quick Question 31:10 - On Topic 58:54 - Outro
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In this session we start the adventure in the D&D Starter Set where the adventuring party encounters some goblins while attempting to deliver some goods to the small town of Phandalin.
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This week we look at the desire to collect things, mostly games, but sometimes Barbies and X-Men cards.  Before that we announce some winners to our last contest, have some new email addresses, announce a new contest, feedback, questions, and of course Kickstarters where Kitty does the review! Link to Unbroken limited time print and play: http://altemagames.com/unbroken/playtesting/
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In this Side Chat, you’ll hear our first podcast actual play session for Dungeons & Dragons.  Well, at least how the game begins.  We go over the rules to D&D and then get to know the players and their characters. Want to know more about the D&D Starter Set, you can find out all about … Continue reading SC 013: D&D Session 0 – How to Play
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This week we talk about miniatures games, or at least what they are and why we like or may not like them.  We don't have a lot of feedback this week, but we do have a quick question on game expansions and when you should add them to your game. The euro game link Chris mentioned: https://boardgamegeek.com/thread/1963231/not-playing-eurogames-because-t...
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This week we talk about story games.  Are they all they are cracked up to be?  Is it a new trend, or just a fad?  We'll get into all that... But first, announcements, Kickstarters, and some Feedback.  Our D&D bundle giveaway continues with a  way to get bonus entries here: https://boardgamegeek.com/thread/1940127/inputfeedback-ep-79-10x10-chall... Segments 0:00 - Intro/News/Announcements 7:05 - Kickstarter 16:20 - Feedback 29:10 - Main Topic 1:07:33 - Outro
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This week we're talking games that require ongoing investment.  We talk CCGs, we talk LCGs, we talk one time plays, and of course we talk about expansions. But first, announcements, Kickstarters, and some Feedback.  Our D&D bundle giveaway continues with a  way to get bonus entries here: https://boardgamegeek.com/thread/1940127/inputfeedback-ep-79-10x10-chall... Segments 0:00 - Intro/News/Announcements 7:10 - Kickstarter 19:55 - Feedback 31:40 - Main Topic 1:03:50 - Outro

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