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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So this episode started out one way and ended up some place else.  Maybe we covered what we were going for (with our initial intro), or maybe we just covered how to be a dragon.  We’re not saying it’ll make sense after you listen, but at least the topic title will be explained… Email us … Continue reading TGT 161 On Topic: Living That Dragon Life
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This week we talk about the value of playing games.  As in, is it worth it to pay for a DM to play D&D with?  What about paying for table space to play a board game?  If it comes with an instructor?  And finally, what about those games you have to keep paying for to … Continue reading TGT 160 On Topic: Paying to Play/Win
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This week Kitty and Chris talk about notable designers and publishers.  It might be a conversation about what designers have changed the industry, or cause others to mimic them, or are recognizable by the rules of their game alone.  Or it might just be a conversation about some big names and how versatile they are… … Continue reading TGT 159 On Topic: Designers and Publishers
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This week we’re talking about print and play games and why we never play them, but maybe should?  Also we discover Etsy is a good place to get other people to do all the work involved in printing out these games.  At least for one such game… Email us at feedback@TabletopGameTalk.com – for questions and … Continue reading TGT 158 On Topic: Print and Plays
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This week we’re taking look at reviews and the people that make them.  Nobody specific, we just talk about reviews in general.  And Chris and Fletcher really get into it when we start talking about paid reviews. You’ve been warned… Email us at feedback@TabletopGameTalk.com – for questions and feedback.
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Way back in episode 4 we talked about what makes games fun for us.  Well now we have Fletcher and three more years of gaming so we want to look back and see if our ideas of fun have changed over the years.  You don’t have to listen to episode 4 before this one, but … Continue reading TGT 156 On Topic: Fun – Revisited
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Today we’re live at GenCon 2019.  Well, not live anymore, but we were live when we recorded the show.  I guess that’s always the case too…  Ok, we had an audience and we made them do work.  How’s that?  This is one of our favorite shows because we get to have real back and forth … Continue reading TGT 155 On Topic: GenCon 2019 Live
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Today we’re we are talking about, how big box stores, like Walmart and Target effect the local game store and the industry as a whole. Are Target exclusives a good thing? Are these store pulling business away from the smaller stores? Is this the end of the local game store? No, but it is worth … Continue reading TGT 154 On Topic: Target v. FLAGS
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Who’s Trevor Davis?  A game designer we’ve never heard about?  An amazing artist?  Maybe a publisher of the next great game company? Maybe, we’re not sure.  But what we are sure of is Trevor writes us.  A lot.  And we love it.  And his 20 questions email inspired us (ok, Chris) to make an episode … Continue reading TGT 153 On Topic: Trevor Davis
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This week we look at what might be a board game bubble, or what might not be.  Who knew Fletcher had an econ degree?  This one has layers that might be enlightening, if they are at all understandable.  Bubbles. Email us at feedback@TabletopGameTalk.com – for questions and feedback.

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