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Review Roundup

Saturdaaaaaaaaaay! Woo! All the woo! Continuous woo!
And, as I'm sure many of you are well-aware, it's the last Saturday before Gen Con. So get in all the prep you can now before heading out for the show this week.
Me? I'm playing some D&D. But I've planned ahead and scheduled these reviews for you that I know you so desperately desire.

Today we have: The Edge: Downfall, Rise of Tribes: Deluxe Edition, Expancity, War of the Cross, Moonshiners of the Apocalypse, But Wait There's Even More, Valhal, Dino Party, Scythe: The Rise of Fenris, TopSpin, Rival Realms, Carthago, Ninja Taisen, Battlegroup Torch, The Edge: Downfall, Everdell, Sunset Over Water, Dale of Merchants, and Pulsar 2849.


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Review Roundup

Saturdaaaaaaaaaaaaaay! Woo!
My favorite day of the week, as I can just sit back, relax, and do some gaming.
Nevermind that this week I'm vacuuming, dusting, and cleaning countertops in the den. That's important, too.
So, while I try and figure out just how much dust a single lamp can acquire, let's get you those reviews you so desperately desire.

Today we have: Atlantis: Island of the Gods, Build It with Bryan, Sea of Plunder, Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Tiny Epic Quest, Way of the Panda, Dogmight Games Sentinel Board Game Box, Anatomy Fluxx, Head of Mousehold, Robinson Crusoe 2nd Edition, Who Should We Eat?, Among the Stars iOS, Thunderstone Quest, Ticket to Ride: New York, Die Quacksalber von Quedlinburg, Junk Orbit, Nine Worlds, Nimble, For King & Parliament, and Warhammer 40k: Kill Team.


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Podcast Radio

As I mentioned before, this is a short week for me in the office. But it just means I'll be hanging out at home listening to these podcasts instead of at my desk. I've actually got quite a bit of gaming set up for the latter half of the week. Should be a good time. So, as you're waiting for the grill to heat up, let's get you some gaming podcasts.

This week on the dial we've got: Game Classy 166: Soul Wars; Blight and Boon Episode 10: Discussing The Slayer Class; Singled Out Episode 70: An Interview With A Perkins Part Deux – sSpigot and vFangtooth; The Polyhedron Collider Cast Episode 44: Back to Reality; Epic Gaming Night Episode 162: Up & Down Time; The D6 Generation Episode 239: Raef's Round Table & Announcement; The D6 Generation Pip 1: WH40K 280+ power point game thoughts; Chance of Gaming Episode 110; Meeples & Miniatures Episode 250: Q&A Extravaganza!; Playin’ and Slayin’ Episode 18: Origins and Lords of Waterdeep; The Offline Gamer Episode 31: Board Game Bash!; The Cardboard Herald Episode 86: Jamey Stegmaier - Friendship is Magical in My Little Scythe; The Secret Cabal Express 39: Age of Sigmar Second Edition Discussion and First Impressions; and Rolling Dice & Taking Names Episode 147: Origins 2018, Age of Sigmar Soul Wars, Lorenzo Expansion.


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Podcast Radio

Monday's gone.
Tuesday's here.
We've made it this far, we can continue on.
And here's some listening material to help.

On the dial today we've got: Geeks of the North Episode 45: Colore ton Monde 2018; Game Classy Episode 165: Anime Girl Mailbag; Meeples & Miniatures Episode 249: UK Games Expo 2018; Singled Out Episode 69: An Interview With A Perkins Part 1 – vSakana and vChisel; Singled Out Episode 69a: Bonus Episode – The Joy Of Painting; Chance of Gaming Episode 109; Epic Gaming Night Episode 159: Upcoming!; The Rolistes Episode 28 (Part 2): Globe-Trotting, Roleplaying & Coffee Roasting with François (with also a Lone Wolf Manly Baby Shower); Rolling Dice & Taking Names Episode 146: History of the World, Dragon Castle, Gorus Maximus; The Cardboard Herald Episode 84: Owen Duffy, The Man Behind The Board Game Book; Lords of the Dungeon 16: Players Knowing More than the GM and Things We Could Improve Upon in Our Roleplaying; Playin’ and Slayin’ Episode 17: Rising Sun Vampire Brew; and News of the North - 2018-06-19.


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Podcast Radio

It's back into the office for many of us today. Thankfully, it's a short week now until we get back to the weekend. A way to make things go faster is by listening to some gaming podcasts.

This week on the dial we've got: After Dragons Episode 2: Finding a Group; Chance of Gaming Episode 107; The Polyhedron Collider Cast Episode 42: The UK Games Expo 2018 Preview; Epic Gaming Night Podcast Episode 156: Making the Cut!; Meeples & Miniatures Episode 248: 7th Continent; The Secret Cabal Express 37: Origins 2018 Pre-Show Fiesta with Rodney Smith and Marty Connell; and The Cardboard Herald Episode 81: Andrew Bosley & Michael Patience of Paisley Board Games.


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Podcast Roundup

Tuesday. We've made it through Monday. And while the weekend is still pretty far off, it's not as far as it had been. I'm starting to catch up on my sleep from the weekend, but I know it'll still be a bit more of a process. To help keep me awake the rest of the time, I'm gonna listen to some gaming podcasts. Which ones? Glad you asked.

This week on the dial we've got: Guilds of the North Episode 5: Ratcatch those Exiles; The Polyhedron Collider Cast Episode 41: Hard City, Darwin's Choice and Stuffed Fables; Playin’ and Slayin’ Episode 16: Brew City Brawl; The Offline Gamer Episode 29: The (Delayed) 2017 Kickstarter Awards!; Lords of the Dungeon 15: Good and Evil Mixed Parties and The Economy of Loot; The D6 Generation Episode 236: Video Game Update & Brook City; The Cardboard Herald Episode 79: Kwanchai Moriya Artist Extraordinaire; Singled Out Episode 67: Winning Irish Nationals With Charles Nurser Charles Nurser; Meeples & Miniatures Episode 247: Bag The Hun; Breathing Flames Episode 1: Games Are Great; SAGA THORSDAY Episode 88: Why do I play Saga?; and SAGA THORSDAY Episode 89: Battle Report – Last Romans vs Vikings – Battle for the Gardens.


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Review Roundup

It's Saturday! Woo! What cannot be accomplished on such a day as today!?
I know what I'll be doing. I'll be here at CMON Expo, hobnobbing with gaming media. Some of them I will now feature here on today's Review Roundup.

Today we have: Hard City, Destiny Aurora: Renegades, Castle Von Loghan, Meeple Circus, Karuba: The Card Game, Hardback, Yummy World: Party at Picnic Palace, Lucidity: Six Sided Nightmares, Rising Sun, Darwin's Choice, Feudum, and AW Miniatures 28mm Samurai.


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Podcast Radio

Monday is gone and we're firmly entrenched in Tuesday. The work week continues along as we make our way back to the glory of the weekend. If you're like me, you fill up as much of your day with gaming as you can. To help with that, as we do every week, we've collected together the podcasts and present them here for you now.

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.


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Review Roundup

Saturdaaaaaay! It's the best day of the week (in my opinion). What cannot be accomplished with a day like today? Well, I know what can, going to do some gaming. I put together some Guild Ball minis for my friend last night. Today I'll go hang out and play some board games up at the library. But before I can head out there, I need to get you your reviews I know you so desperately desire.

Today we've got: I Am the Fourth Wall, Gravity Warfare, Gruff: Stuff of Nightmares, The Faceless, Lanterns: The Harvest Festival iOS, Vengeance, Clans of Caledonia, Harvest, Flamme Rouge: Peloton, Sakura, Fairy Tile, Pocket Mars, Lords of Hellas, Fog of Love, and Sarissa Precision 28mm Japan MDF Terrain.


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Podcast Radio

Welcome back to Tuesday. We've got the work-week off and running, so let's hit our full stride and keep things going until we get back to the weekend. To help out, we've got our regular batch of podcasts for you to listen to, you know, instead of Nina in corporate accounts (payable).

This week we have: Chance of Gaming Episode 104; Blight and Boon Episode 5: Champion Background and Backstory; Singled Out Episode 65: Talking Exiles With Jamie Perkins; Epic Gaming Night Podcast Episode 151: Crystal Clans with Colby Dauch; Meeples & Miniatures Episode 245: Stand To Games; Guild Ball Tonight Episode 80: Hey Phil; Playin’ and Slayin’ Episode 15: Game Movies and Gaslands; Lords of the Dungeon Episode 14: End of the World Followup, GMs Playing Characters and Great Villains in RPGs; Cardboard Herald Episode 75: Carla Kopp of Weird Giraffe Games ROUND 2!; SAGA THORSDAY Episode 85: Battle Report – Scots vs Anglo-Danes; and News of the North - 2018-04-17.


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Podcast Roundup

It was quite a busy Monday around here. We'll just see what Tuesday brings for us. If it's to be a busy week, so be it. It'll just make it all go by quickly. Something that'll also help it go by quickly is listening to some gaming podcasts.

This week, we have: Game Classy 157 Episode: I tourna-ment to do that; Epic Gaming Night Podcast Episode 146: Gaming with Strangers!; Blue Peg, Pink Peg Episode 117: Calimala; Meeples & Miniatures Episode 242: War & Empire III: Dark Ages; Rolling Dice & Taking Names Episode 138: 3rd Annual Squirrelly Awards; The Cardboard Herald Episode 68: Tony Miller, The Bearded Rogue of Breaking Into Board Games; The D6 Generation Episode 231: Long Form Games & Escape Rooms; The Secret Cabal Episode 153: Gaslands, Masmorra, and Hidden Movement and Hidden Roles; SAGA THORSDAY Episode 78: Saracens Battleboard and Tactics Pt 1; The Polyhedron Collider Cast Episode 38: The Tuesday of the Year; and Playin’ and Slayin’ Episode 12: Anvil Eight Games Adepticon Preview.


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Podcast Roundup

Tuesday, Tuesday, Tuesday.
I'm glad it's here. My Monday wasn't the best. Much of the day, I had a headache. Hell, I even managed to wear the wrong shirt (I had my Tuesday shirt on under my Monday overshirt. So, today, I'm reversed of that). So, let's make sure you've got something good to listen to the rest of the week with our Podcast Roundup.

This week we have: Game Classy 156: Warhammer Underworlds: Eternia; Man Battlestations Episode 27; Meeples & Miniatures Episode 241: Baccus 6mm; Polyhedron Collider Podcast Episode 37: Fallout, Kitchen Rush and Ethnos; Epic Gaming Night Podcast Episode 44: The Cost of Gaming; Nerdherders Episode 23 (113): The 2017 Retrospective Extravaganza!; The Cardboard Herald Episode 66: Jackson Pope of Eurydice Games; The Secret Cabal Episode 152: Merlin, City of Iron, DOOM and a Short Topic Extravaganza; SAGA THORSDAY Episode 76: Mutatawwi’a Battleboard and Tactics Pt 2; and Blue Peg, Pink Peg Episode 116: Raiders of the North Sea & Expansions.


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Review Roundup

Helloooooooo, Saturday. You know you're my favorite. I hope the other days of the week get jealous, but you're just so great. Time to put on some appropriate music and relax... and probably play some games, too. I plan on doing that as well. But, before I go do that, I gotta make sure the people get the gaming reviews I know they so desperately desire.

This week, we have: Go Nuts for Donuts, Loot N Shoot, London, Centipede, Stellium, DropMix, Cursed Court, Einstein, Peptide, Empires: Age of Discovery, Test of Honour Ronin, Photosynthesis, and Fast Forward series (Fear, Fortress, Flee).


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Review Roundup

Woo! Saturday!
And I'm finally mostly over being sick. You never realize just how much you are thankful that you can breathe through your nose or take a couple breaths without coughing until that's exactly the opposite of how you're doing. Ah well. While I groove along to The Guess Who (because why not?), let's get you some gaming reviews.

This week, we've got: 51st State Master Set, Betrayal at Baldur's Gate, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Shadows of the Past, Harry Potter Hogwarts Battle: The Monster Box of Monsters, Arkon, Pockety Odyssey, Noises at Night, Siege Storm, Rambo: the Board Game, Hardback, Voodoo, Palette Swap, Vast: The Crystal Caverns, Pryamids, Kingsburg (2nd Edition), Crossfire, Through the Desert (Euro Classics Edition), Nemesis, Bad Squiddo Games Onna-bugeisha, and Test of Honour: Ninjas of Iga Warband.


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Podcast Roundup

Here's to hoping that your week is starting off well (I got new dice yesterday! #NoSuchThingAsTooManyDice). We've made it through the first day, hopefully the rest will go by smoothly. I know to help me get along, I'll listen to some gaming podcasts. Yes, as much as I hear about gaming stuff all day here in the office, there's always more I can listen to. That's just how I am.

This week we have: Meeples & Miniatures Episode 240: Fourth Quarter Football; Singled Out Episode 58: Talking Godtear With Sherwin; Nerdherders Episode 22 (112): Campaign Advisors; Masters of the Forge: Altar of War Episode 7: Daemons Codex Preview; The Cardboard Herald Episode 63: Chuck Pint of SFR Inc, the makers of Dragon Dice!; The Secret Cabal Episode 151: The Expanse and Randomness in Gaming; SAGA THORSDAY Episode 73: Crusaders Battleboard and Tactics Pt 1; The Rolistes Episode 26 (Part 1): Dragonmeet 2017, Return to the #PodcastZone; Playin’ and Slayin’ Episode 11: 2018 Goals; Plan of ATK! Episode 18; and News of the North - 2018-01-23.


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