Unfair, Best Snacks for Game Night - Boards & Swords #79

Things get unfortunate as we play Unfair from CMON.  Also, we talk about our what are the best snack foods for game night and I throw in a lesson about how dice are made.

News/Kickstarters

Card Castle
https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1066809583/card-castle-the-fun-and-fast-paced-slap-card-game

Rayguns & Rocketships
https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/idwgames/rayguns-and-rocketships?ref=category

Six Shooters Dice
https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1398817948/six-shooters-western-themed-dice

Legend of the 5 Rings LCG details
https://icv2.com/articles/news/view/37307/legend-five-rings-reborn

The White Box - Game Design Workshop in a box
https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/jefftidball/the-white-box-a-game-design-workshop-in-a-box?ref=category

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Email us your comments and questions at feedback@boardsandswords.com.  You can find the show on twitter @Boardsandswords, or on facebook at facebook.com/ocdcast.  Personally I'm @ChrisTheProf on Twitter & Instagram Collin is @colcakes196 on Twitter and Instagram.  Cindy is cindypastorius on Instagram (Insert other twitters/instagrams here).  

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Ten Candles - The Dirtbags of Holding #65

Welcome back to The Dirtbags of Holding!  This week, we dive into the Tragic Horror game Ten Candles.  How will the Dirtbags deal with a horror counting down to their deaths?

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Tyrants of the Underdark, Games We Don't Mind Losing - Boards & Swords #78

We head deep into the Forgotten Realms as we try out Gale Force 9's Tyrants of the Underdark, a D&D themed deck building game.  I talk about my experiences at the Stele Open, and we think about what types of games that we don't have a problem with losing.

News/Kickstarters

Collin - https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/239309591/circle-the-wagons-build-your-pocket-sized-boomtown

Scythe expansion http://www.dicetowernews.com/scythe-the-wind-gambit-expansion-announced-by-stonemaier-games/43207

Cindy - Sad Piggies

https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/553065173/sad-piggies-a-card-game-of-piggy-deaths

This podcast is an Obsessive Comics Disorder production - visit ocdcast.com for more great videos and podcasts

Email us your comments and questions at feedback@boardsandswords.com.  You can find the show on twitter @Boardsandswords, or on facebook at facebook.com/ocdcast.  Personally I'm @ChrisTheProf on Twitter & Instagram Collin is @colcakes196 on Twitter and Instagram.  Cindy is cindypastorius on Instagram (Insert other twitters/instagrams here).  

This podcast is also a part of the Dice Tower Network.  For other great board gaming shows, check out dicetowernetwork.com.  Also, thanks to CoolStuffInc for sponsoring the network - check out coolstuffinc.com for some great deals on games.

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Numenera Outtakes - The Dirtbags of Holding #64

Welcome back to The Dirtbags of Holding!  Our story is complete, but what would a Dirtbags game be without Outtakes!!!

Let us know if you been enjoying the show!  Is there a game that you'd like to see us play?  Contact us!  Our email is feedback@dirtbagsofholding.com.  You can find the dirtbags on twitter @DirtbagsPodcast or you can follow me personally @ChrisTheProf.   If you're on facebook, give us a like at Facebook.com/ocdcast.

The Dirtbags of Holding is an Obsessive Comics Disorder production, find other great podcasts such as my tabletop gaming podcast “Boards & Swords” over at ocdcast.com. 

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Numenera Finale - The Dirtbags of Holding #63

Welcome back to The Dirtbags of Holding!  It's time to end our journey into the Ninth World - what will happen to our Dirtbags???

Let us know if you been enjoying the show!  Is there a game that you'd like to see us play?  Contact us!  Our email is feedback@dirtbagsofholding.com.  You can find the dirtbags on twitter @DirtbagsPodcast or you can follow me personally @ChrisTheProf.   If you're on facebook, give us a like at Facebook.com/ocdcast.

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Carson City, Best Games to Play While Traveling - Boards & Swords #77

We had to make this one a Skype episode due to some scheduling issues, but this week we head to the old west and play the Worker Placement game Carson City.  We also spend some time talking about what games would be good to play while you are traveling.

News/Kickstarters

Diver City - https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1258558654/divercity

PoH Exp. - https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/241478362/the-pursuit-of-happiness-community

T.I.M.E Stories Expansion Details - http://www.dicetowernews.com/lumen-fidei-the-5th-expansion-for-time-stories-detailed/40017

Eric Lang hired by CMON As Director of Game Design - http://www.dicetowernews.com/eric-m-lang-hired-by-cmon-as-director-of-game-design/40098

This podcast is an Obsessive Comics Disorder production - visit ocdcast.com for more great videos and podcasts.

Email us your comments and questions at feedback@boardsandswords.com.  You can find the show on twitter @Boardsandswords, or on facebook at facebook.com/ocdcast.  Personally I'm @ChrisTheProf on Twitter & Instagram Collin is @colcakes196 on Twitter and Instagram.

This podcast is also a part of the Dice Tower Network.  For other great board gaming shows, check out dicetowernetwork.com.  Also, thanks to CoolStuffInc for sponsoring the network - check out coolstuffinc.com for some great deals on games.

Thank you listening to the show.  Until next time, remember that every gamer has a story…..what's yours?

Numenera Pt. 7 - The Dirtbags of Holding #62

Welcome back to The Dirtbags of Holding!  Things start getting even weirder as some of the mysteries of the town the Dirtbags are in begin to unfold.  What will they discover??

Let us know if you been enjoying the show!  Is there a game that you'd like to see us play?  Contact us!  Our email is feedback@dirtbagsofholding.com.  You can find the dirtbags on twitter @DirtbagsPodcast or you can follow me personally @ChrisTheProf.   If you're on facebook, give us a like at Facebook.com/ocdcast.

The Dirtbags of Holding is an Obsessive Comics Disorder production, find other great podcasts such as my tabletop gaming podcast “Boards & Swords” over at ocdcast.com. 

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Numenera Pt. 6 - The Dirtbags of Holding #61

Welcome back to The Dirtbags of Holding!  The gang "relaxes" in a small mountain town only to find out things seem a bit off...

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Let us know if you been enjoying the show!  Is there a game that you'd like to see us play?  Contact us!  Our email is feedback@dirtbagsofholding.com.  You can find the dirtbags on twitter @DirtbagsPodcast or you can follow me personally @ChrisTheProf.   If you're on facebook, give us a like at Facebook.com/obsessivecomicsdisorder. 

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Euphoria, What Would You Spend $300 On? - Boards & Swords #76

This podcast is sponsored by Easy Roller Dice, creators of amazing dice and gaming accessories.  To learn more, visit easyrollerdice.com.

In this episode: I trip up the other three with some trivia, we talk about Stonemaier Games' Worker Placement Euphoria, and then talk about what we would spend money on if we had $300 to spend on tabletop gaming.

News/Kickstarters

Dinosaur Island – Collin
https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/pandasaurus/dinosaur-island-1

King's Road – Cindy
https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1986861668/kings-road

Strawberry Ninja – Cindy
https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/strawberrystudio/strawberry-ninja

Rising Sun
https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/coolminiornot/rising-sun?ref=category

Starfinder Society Revealed
http://icv2.com/articles/news/view/36958/starfinder-society-roleplaying-guild-unveiled

Pandemic Legacy Season 2
http://www.beastsofwar.com/pandemic/legacy-season-2-previewed-essen-spiel/

This podcast is an Obsessive Comics Disorder production - visit ocdcast.com for more great videos and podcasts.

Email us your comments and questions at feedback@boardsandswords.com.  You can find the show on twitter @Boardsandswords, or on facebook at facebook.com/ocdcast.  Personally I'm @ChrisTheProf on Twitter & Instagram Collin is @colcakes196 on Twitter and Instagram.

This podcast is also a part of the Dice Tower Network.  For other great board gaming shows, check out dicetowernetwork.com.  Also, thanks to CoolStuffInc for sponsoring the network - check out coolstuffinc.com for some great deals on games.

Thank you listening to the show.  Until next time, remember that every gamer has a story…..what's yours?

Numenera Pt. 5 - The Dirtbags of Holding #60

Welcome back to The Dirtbags of Holding!  Philip has gone all Were-squirrel now and the Dirtbags try and get out of this ant hill before Cory becomes their queen!

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Let us know if you been enjoying the show!  Is there a game that you'd like to see us play?  Contact us!  Our email is feedback@dirtbagsofholding.com.  You can find the dirtbags on twitter @DirtbagsPodcast or you can follow me personally @ChrisTheProf.   If you're on facebook, give us a like at Facebook.com/obsessivecomicsdisorder. 

The Dirtbags of Holding is an Obsessive Comics Disorder production, find other great podcasts such as my tabletop gaming podcast “Boards & Swords” over at ocdcast.com. 

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Numenera Pt. 4 - The Dirtbags of Holding #59

Welcome back to The Dirtbags of Holding!  This week, our heroes head away from the forest and get distracted by some crazy looking ants.  Ants?  Really?  Yeah, you'll have to listen to see how this happened.

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Let us know if you been enjoying the show!  Is there a game that you'd like to see us play?  Contact us!  Our email is feedback@dirtbagsofholding.com.  You can find the dirtbags on twitter @DirtbagsPodcast or you can follow me personally @ChrisTheProf.   If you're on facebook, give us a like at Facebook.com/obsessivecomicsdisorder. 

The Dirtbags of Holding is an Obsessive Comics Disorder production, find other great podcasts such as my tabletop gaming podcast “Boards & Swords” over at ocdcast.com. 

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Jim McClure from Talking Tabletop - Boards & Swords #75

Next time I hope to have my household well enough for a discussion episode but in the meantime here is an interview with Jim McClure, host of the Talking Tabletop podcast and creator of games such as Reflections and Satanic Panic, a satirical RPG that is funding right now on kickstarter!

This podcast is an Obsessive Comics Disorder production - visit ocdcast.com for more great videos and podcasts.  Make sure to visit our sponsor Easy Roller Dice over at easyrollerdice.com

Email us your comments and questions at feedback@boardsandswords.com.  You can find the show on twitter @Boardsandswords, or on facebook at facebook.com/ocdcast.  Personally I'm @ChrisTheProf on Twitter & Instagram Collin is @colcakes196 on Twitter and Instagram.

This podcast is also a part of the Dice Tower Network.  For other great board gaming shows, check out dicetowernetwork.com.  Also, thanks to CoolStuffInc for sponsoring the network - check out coolstuffinc.com for some great deals on games.

Thank you listening to the show.  Until next time, remember that every gamer has a story…..what's yours?

Numenera Pt. 3 - The Dirtbags of Holding #58

Welcome back to The Dirtbags of Holding!  This week, our heroes have to figure out what these random bits of tech they found even do!  Then, how about that crazy forest eh?

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Let us know if you been enjoying the show!  Is there a game that you'd like to see us play?  Contact us!  Our email is feedback@dirtbagsofholding.com.  You can find the dirtbags on twitter @DirtbagsPodcast or you can follow me personally @ChrisTheProf.   If you're on facebook, give us a like at Facebook.com/obsessivecomicsdisorder. 

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Numenera Pt. 2 - The Dirtbags of Holding #57

Welcome back to The Dirtbags of Holding!  This week, we continue our campaign of Monte Cook Games' Numenera - our characters run into some trouble as they begin to explore The Beyond.

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Let us know if you been enjoying the show!  Is there a game that you'd like to see us play?  Contact us!  Our email is feedback@dirtbagsofholding.com.  You can find the dirtbags on twitter @DirtbagsPodcast or you can follow me personally @ChrisTheProf.   If you're on facebook, give us a like at Facebook.com/obsessivecomicsdisorder. 

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Potion Explosion, What Makes a Good Game Store? - Boards & Swords #74

This podcast is sponsored by Easy Roller Dice, creators of amazing dice and gaming accessories.  To learn more, visit easyrollerdice.com.

In this episode: I am quarantined in my house so we managed to get everyone on Skype for an episode.  We talk about CMON's Potion Explosion, and then I go on a mega rant about gaming stores.

News/Kickstarters

The Book of Metal https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1461682152/book-of-metal?ref=category&utm_content=buffer79f4c&utm_medium=social&utm_source=facebook.com&utm_campaign=buffer

Rising Sun Launches on Kickstarter March 7

http://cmon.com/news/rising-sun-kickstarter-launch-date-revealed

Dusk City Outlaws https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/481478805/dusk-city-outlaws

Super Hot Card Game

https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1293726726/superhot-the-card-game

Quodd Heroes

https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/wondermentgames/quodd-heroes-0

Little Knitted Cthulus

https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/jannyblue/make-100-little-knitted-cthulhus

The best board game review

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Cx8sl2uC46A

This podcast is an Obsessive Comics Disorder production - visit ocdcast.com for more great videos and podcasts.

Email us your comments and questions at feedback@boardsandswords.com.  You can find the show on twitter @Boardsandswords, or on facebook at facebook.com/ocdcast.  Personally I'm @ChrisTheProf on Twitter & Instagram Collin is @colcakes196 on Twitter and Instagram.

This podcast is also a part of the Dice Tower Network.  For other great board gaming shows, check out dicetowernetwork.com.  Also, thanks to CoolStuffInc for sponsoring the network - check out coolstuffinc.com for some great deals on games.

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Numenera Pt. 1 - The Dirtbags of Holding #56

Welcome back to The Dirtbags of Holding!  This week, we start our campaign of Monte Cook Games' Numenera by introducing our characters and setting them off upon a quest. What awaits the Dirtbags in the Ninth World?

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Let us know if you been enjoying the show!  Is there a game that you'd like to see us play?  Contact us!  Our email is feedback@dirtbagsofholding.com.  You can find the dirtbags on twitter @DirtbagsPodcast or you can follow me personally @ChrisTheProf.   If you're on facebook, give us a like at Facebook.com/obsessivecomicsdisorder. 

The Dirtbags of Holding is an Obsessive Comics Disorder production, find other great podcasts such as my tabletop gaming podcast “Boards & Swords” over at ocdcast.com. 

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Numenera Pt. 0 - The Dirtbags of Holding #55

Welcome back to The Dirtbags of Holding!  This week, we begin our campaign of Monte Cook Games' Numenera by conducting some character creation.  What kind of characters will our Dirtbags be in the Ninth World?

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Let us know if you been enjoying the show!  Is there a game that you'd like to see us play?  Contact us!  Our email is feedback@dirtbagsofholding.com.  You can find the dirtbags on twitter @DirtbagsPodcast or you can follow me personally @ChrisTheProf.   If you're on facebook, give us a like at Facebook.com/obsessivecomicsdisorder. 

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Numenera - A Dream of Metal Part 1 (The Dirtbags of Holding)

Ever wanted to see an unedited version of the Dirtbags of Holding Podcast (including video???), well we streamed our previous session on Twitch, so know you can see all the stuff I normally edit out.

The Dirtbags of Holding sit down to try out Numenera by Monte Cook Games.  In this part, our crew meets up and head out into the Beyond to hopefully find clues to a family member who has been missing for decades.

 

Arkham Horror: The Card Game, A Look at 2016/2017 - Boards & Swords #73

This podcast is sponsored by Easy Roller Dice, creators of amazing dice and gaming accessories.  To learn more, visit easyrollerdice.com.

In this episode: I am joined with Philip, Collin, and his wonderful wife Cindy to talk about Arkham Horror the Card Game, the obligatory 2016 / 2017 discussion, and some news items that have caught our attention.

News/Kickstarters

PAX Unplugged: new tabletop convention in Philly

http://arstechnica.com/gaming/2017/01/pax-unplugged-just-boards-cards-minis-and-dice-coming-in-november/

Pig smoke: A Roleplaying Game of Sorcerous Academia

https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/179941520/pigsmoke-a-roleplaying-game-of-sorcerous-academia?ref=category

Rose Gold Metal Dice!

https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/easyrollerdice/rose-gold-metal-dice-sets-with-skull-case?ref=category

Kiwetin https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/flyosgames/kiwetin 

Wyrmwood game master screen

https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/wyrmwood/the-wyrmwood-magnetic-game-master-screen

This podcast is an Obsessive Comics Disorder production - visit ocdcast.com for more great videos and podcasts.

Email us your comments and questions at feedback@boardsandswords.com.  You can find the show on twitter @Boardsandswords, or on facebook at facebook.com/ocdcast.  Personally I'm @ChrisTheProf on Twitter & Instagram. 

This podcast is also a part of the Dice Tower Network.  For other great board gaming shows, check out dicetowernetwork.com.  Also, thanks to CoolStuffInc for sponsoring the network - check out coolstuffinc.com for some great deals on games.

 

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Reflections: Outtakes - The Dirtbags of Holding #54

Welcome back to The Dirtbags of Holding!  This week, we goof off with some Reflections outtakes, including some behind the scenes with Jimmy and Cory where they work on their custom play set that you heard last week.  Come back next week for NUMENERA!!

Let us know if you been enjoying the show!  Is there a game that you'd like to see us play?  Contact us!  Our email is feedback@dirtbagsofholding.com.  You can find the dirtbags on twitter @DirtbagsPodcast or you can follow me personally @ChrisTheProf.   If you're on facebook, give us a like at Facebook.com/obsessivecomicsdisorder. 

The Dirtbags of Holding is an Obsessive Comics Disorder production, find other great podcasts such as my tabletop gaming podcast “Boards & Swords” over at ocdcast.com. 

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