On the dial today: Geeks of the North Episode 44: Adepticon 2018; Guild Ball Tonight Episode 81: You're Not Wrong; The Secret Cabal Express 37: Having and Managing a Game Collection; Dungeon Masters Ludus 04: Just Starting Out As A Game Master; Chance of Gaming Episode 105; Singled Out Episode 66: Talking Season 3 Butchers With Greg Day; Blight and Boon Episode 7: Rangosh and Lorsain Double Team; Meeples & Miniatures Episode 246: Burrows & Badgers; The Polyhedron Collider Cast Episode 40: Vadoran Gardens, Rise to Nobility and Dungeons and Dragons; Nerdherders Episode 25 (115): It All Adds Up to Adepticon!; Epic Gaming Night Podcast Episode 153: Marvel Madness!; The Offline Gamer Podcast Episode 28: We're Back!; Blue Peg, Pink Peg Episode 121: Heroes of Land, Air & Sea; The Cardboard Herald Episode 77: Samuel Bailey, co-designer of Forbidden Stars & Designer of the recently cancelled Deep; SAGA THORSDAY Episode 87 – Skraelings and Milites Christi Battleboard and Tactics Pt 2; and News of the North - 2018-05-01.
Geeks of the North Episode 44: Adepticon 2018
Episode 44 is now available! In this show, Paul and Steve go over their recent trip to Chicago to attend Adepticon 2018, with the usual spread of hobby and games. So sit back, relax, grab a paintbrush and enjoy the show!
Guild Ball Tonight Episode 81: You're Not Wrong
We wrap up the exiles with Harry and Honour, get a glimpse of what it's like to pull together a huge event, talk about donuts, and rap about team building. Oh and congratulations to Kevin Finch for winning the Bonesaw.
Phil is moving so we might not be doing this in May. See you on the other side!
The Secret Cabal Express 37: Having and Managing a Game Collection
Today Chris and Jamie talk about having and managing a game collection ranging from how they go about selecting what games to buy, how they store their games, how they catagorize their games and how they cull games out of their collection.
Dungeon Masters Ludus 04: Just Starting Out As A Game Master
Today Bender and Jamie focus in on an email sent by a Cabalist who is just getting started as a Game Master and has a series of questions that we address. We talk about what your first adventure might look like, should you pre-gen characters or have the players make their own? Should you start with a pre-designed adventure module or write your own? And more.
Chance of Gaming Episode 105
We talk about starter boardgames, kickstarter controversy, Team Yankee and World in Flames among other things.
Singled Out Episode 66: Talking Season 3 Butchers With Greg Day
In this episode Andrew and Jason talk to Greg Day about the Butchers Guild. They talk about which models Greg takes to a tournament, and which models stay on the bench.
Blight and Boon Episode 7: Rangosh and Lorsain Double Team
Welcome to a podcast devoted to Godtear. In this podcast we hope to track the game through it’s development and share our thoughts with how the game is progressing through it’s playtest.
In this episode Andrew and Dan play a game and use Rangosh and Lorsain to do horrible, horrible things to Dwarves.
Also, please note this game used Version 0.9 of the rules, not 0.8 as Andrew said, as he can’t seem to count or remember things that happened in the past.
Meeples & Miniatures Episode 246: Burrows & Badgers
In this episode the Meeples crew get together and catch up with what they have been up to in the past few weeks, including games they have played and miniatures they have painted.
Following that, join them in the confessional as they unburden their souls about what they’ve been buying recently.
Later in the show, they are joined by Michael Lovejoy from Oathsworn Miniatures.
We catch up with what Oathsworn have been up to for the last year, and chat about the brand new hardback version of the Burrows & Badgers skirmish rules.
We hope you enjoy the show.
The Polyhedron Collider Cast Episode 40: Vadoran Gardens, Rise to Nobility and Dungeons and Dragons
We are back with another helping of tabletop gaming chat, board game reviews and all kinds of nonsense about everything else. In this week’s podcast episode we talk about cutesy pie card laying game Vadoran Gardens, novelty wine glasses, dice placement game Rise to Nobility and magic mirrors. We round up our discussion with a lengthy talk about Dungeons and Dragons and the adventures of our current campaign that we’ve been playing via Roll20.
Nerdherders Episode 25 (115): It All Adds Up to Adepticon!
In this episode our excitable hosts Dave, Ian and Andy (with a guest appearance by Matt and Stino in the booth) recap Adepticon 2018 in Chicago. Listen to them discuss games they demoed, wandering the vendor hall for hours, heavy metal burgers, and purchases they really shouldn’t have made and will probably get in trouble for later.
Epic Gaming Night Podcast Episode 153: Marvel Madness!
Dogmight’s new kickstarter
New crystal clans!
Shadow, Fang, Leaf and Feather Clans
The Offline Gamer Podcast Episode 28: We're Back!
It's finally time for Episode 28! We're joined by our old friend Peter Hazlewood to chat about our usual stuff as well as his trip to Airecon, and how things are looking for The Great Indoors 2018.
Blue Peg, Pink Peg Episode 121: Heroes of Land, Air & Sea
In this week’s episode:
1) The Pegs discuss their recent game plays including Alien Artifacts, Space Base, Spoils of War and many more;
2) Review the 4X area control game Heroes of Land, Air & Sea; and
3) Revisit Railroad Revolution.
The Cardboard Herald Episode 77: Samuel Bailey, co-designer of Forbidden Stars & Designer of the recently cancelled Deep
I talk with designer Sam Bailey about his time with Fantasy Flight Games, the public fallout surrounding his recently cancelled game Deep, and his design recently kickstarted by Everything Epic Games, Rambo.
SAGA THORSDAY Episode 87 – Skraelings and Milites Christi Battleboard and Tactics Pt 2
Rodge here. Welcome to SAGA THORSDAY – your weekly source for Saga the miniatures game content! This week, I’m chatting a bit about the new Skraeling release and then diving into the conclusion of our Milites Christi Battleboard review with Andy Lyons!
News of the North - 2018-05-01
The May 1st, 2018 edition of News of the North is now live. Here's our weekly selection of interesting news items in the miniature wargaming world.
We talk about Games Workshop, Forge World, Cesar Fernandes, CMON, Puppets War, Wargame Exclusive, Fantasy Flight Games, Deraj Studios, Mantic Games, Sergio Calvo Miniatures, Dream Pod 9, Inc. and Scale 75.