Guildhall Fantasy, 51st State, Kickstarter Expectations - Boards & Swords #71

It's been awhile, but I'm BACK!  On this episode, my friend Collin and I talk about a couple of games we've played recently: Guildhall Fantasy by AEG and 51st State by Portal Games.  We then have a discussion about what we expect to find in Kickstarters and what makes us want to back them.

This podcast is an Obsessive Comics Disorder production - visit ocdcast.com for more great videos and podcasts, such as the Dirtbags of Holding, where my friends and I try out various roleplaying games.

You can find the show on twitter @Boardsandswords, or follow me @ChrisTheProf.  On Facebook I'm at Facebook.com/obsessivecomicsdisorder or on Instagram I’m ChrisTheProf.  You can also send me an email at feedback@boardsandswords.com. 

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 dice tower network.  If you are looking to pick up some great deals on games, check out coolstuffinc.com.

Fiasco Pt. 1 - The Dirtbags of Holding #48

Welcome back to The Dirtbags of Holding!  This week, we begin a Fiasco!  Fiasco is a storytelling game that you can play without a GM.  Listen as we develop the scenario for our story and the characters we will play.

In the meantime, 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. 

Thank you for listening, and we will see you next time on The Dirtbags of Holding!

Systems Malfunction Pt. 4 - The Dirtbags of Holding #47

This week, we continue our play through of Systems Malfunction: a scifi game currently on Kickstarter from End Transmission Games.  It's gone from bad to worse as the Dirtbags are facing a giant Hunter Killer wvern creature before they can fly out!  Enjoy the conclusion to our short campaign!

Thanks for listening to this episode.  Remember that you can check out Systems Malfunction right now on Kickstarter!  Back them and let them know you enjoyed listening to us play their game!

Kickstarter Link https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/endtransmissiongames/systems-malfunction-sci-fi-rpg

In the meantime, 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. 

Thank you for listening, and we will see you next time on The Dirtbags of Holding!

Systems Malfunction Pt. 3 - The Dirtbags of Holding #46

This week, we continue our play through of Systems Malfunction: a scifi game currently on Kickstarter from End Transmission Games.  Things are looking bleak for the Dirtbags - can they eliminate the threat and still complete their mission?

Thanks for listening to this episode.  Remember that you can check out Systems Malfunction right now on Kickstarter!  Back them and let them know you enjoyed listening to us play their game!

Kickstarter Link https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/endtransmissiongames/systems-malfunction-sci-fi-rpg

In the meantime, 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. 

Thank you for listening, and we will see you next time on The Dirtbags of Holding!

Systems Malfunction Pt. 2 - The Dirtbags of Holding #45

This week, we continue our play through of Systems Malfunction: a scifi game currently on Kickstarter from End Transmission Games.  The Dirtbags have been overrun by aliens, can they take them all out?

Thanks for listening to this episode.  Remember that you can check out Systems Malfunction right now on Kickstarter!  Back them and let them know you enjoyed listening to us play their game!

Kickstarter Link https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/endtransmissiongames/systems-malfunction-sci-fi-rpg

In the meantime, 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. 

Thank you for listening, and we will see you next time on The Dirtbags of Holding!

Systems Malfunction Pt. 1 - The Dirtbags of Holding #44

This week, we begin our play through of Systems Malfunction: a scifi game currently on Kickstarter from End Transmission Games.  We find out about a squad of marines sent in to retrieve a doctor before the planet is overrun with evil aliens.

Thanks for listening to this episode.  Remember that you can check out Systems Malfunction right now on Kickstarter!  Back them and let them know you enjoyed listening to us play their game!

Kickstarter Link https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/endtransmissiongames/systems-malfunction-sci-fi-rpg

In the meantime, 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. 

Thank you for listening, and we will see you next time on The Dirtbags of Holding!

The Dirtbags of Holding - B&S #70 \ DBoH #43

This week is a very special crossover episode where I sit down with the gang from my Actual Play RPG podcast The Dirtbags of Holding.  We talk about the first year of the show and have a great time.  I hope you enjoy it!

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

You can find the show on twitter @Boardsandswords, or follow me @ChrisTheProf.  On Facebook I'm at Facebook.com/obsessivecomicsdisorder or on Instagram I’m ChrisTheProf.  You can also send me an email at feedback@boardsandswords.com. 

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 dice tower network.  If you are looking to pick up some great deals on games, check out coolstuffinc.com.

Star Wars: Age of Rebellion Outtakes - The Dirtbags of Holding #42

Enjoyed the Star Wars campaign?  Well here is all the stuff that didn't make into that episode.  Just be warned of our usual off-topic craziness.

If you are enjoying the content that we produce, please go check out our patreon at patreon.com/obsessivecomicsdisorder.  Every dollar donated to the patreon goes to help acquire new equipment and games to make our content better and better.  

In the meantime, let us know if you been enjoying the show!  Head over to iTunes and give us a review -  It helps new listeners find 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.

Star Wars: Age of Rebellion Finale - The Dirtbags of Holding #41

Welcome to Star Wars: Age of Rebellion from Fantasy Flight Games.  Will Scratch manage to get the Lambda shuttle running again?  Or will he plummet to his death?

Thanks for listening to this weeks episode.  Come back next week to hear how the story concludes.  The Star Wars music you heard in this episode was produced by Andrew Allen from his LIVE From The Cantina album.

If you are enjoying the content that we produce, please go check out our patreon at patreon.com/obsessivecomicsdisorder.  Every dollar donated to the patreon goes to help acquire new equipment and games to make our content better and better.  

In the meantime, let us know if you been enjoying the show!  Head over to iTunes and give us a review -  It helps new listeners find 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.

Stephen Buonocore from Stronghold Games - Boards & Swords #69

This week, I am honored to have the Podfather himself, Stephen Buonocore, on the show.  We talk about Stronghold Games and what it is like as a publisher in this hobby.  Then we spend some time talking about his latest hit, Terraforming Mars.

This podcast is an Obsessive Comics Disorder production - visit ocdcast.com for more great videos and podcasts, such as the Dirtbags of Holding, where my friends and I try out various roleplaying games.

You can find the show on twitter @Boardsandswords, or follow me @ChrisTheProf.  On Facebook I'm at Facebook.com/obsessivecomicsdisorder or on Instagram I’m ChrisTheProf.  You can also send me an email at feedback@boardsandswords.com. 

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 dice tower network.  If you are looking to pick up some great deals on games, check out coolstuffinc.com.

Star Wars: Age of Rebellion Pt. 12 - The Dirtbags of Holding #40

Welcome to Star Wars: Age of Rebellion from Fantasy Flight Games.  Wick and the Colonel put their plan into action this week, and Scratch makes a life or death decision.

Thanks for listening to this weeks episode.  Come back next week to hear how the story concludes.  The Star Wars music you heard in this episode was produced by Andrew Allen from his LIVE From The Cantina album.

If you are enjoying the content that we produce, please go check out our patreon at patreon.com/obsessivecomicsdisorder.  Every dollar donated to the patreon goes to help acquire new equipment and games to make our content better and better.  

In the meantime, let us know if you been enjoying the show!  Head over to iTunes and give us a review -  It helps new listeners find 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.

Star Wars: Age of Rebellion Pt. 11 - The Dirtbags of Holding #39

Welcome to Star Wars: Age of Rebellion from Fantasy Flight Games.  This week, we find out if Wick is able to convince the slaves to rise against their master.  And will Scratch ever make it to the Lambda Shuttle?

Thanks for listening to this weeks episode.  Come back next week to hear how the story continues.  The Star Wars music you heard in this episode was produced by Andrew Allen from his LIVE From The Cantina album.

If you are enjoying the content that we produce, please go check out our patreon at patreon.com/obsessivecomicsdisorder.  Every dollar donated to the patreon goes to help acquire new equipment and games to make our content better and better.  

In the meantime, let us know if you been enjoying the show!  Head over to iTunes and give us a review -  It helps new listeners find 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.

Ice Cool, FFG & GW Are Seeing Other People - Boards & Swords #68

In this episode, Philip and Collin are back to talk about some recent news items, such as Fantasy Flight Games and Games Workshop parting ways.  We also talk about some Kickstarters that we've found, and end the episode by reviewing the fun dexterity game Ice Cool by Brain Games

This podcast is an Obsessive Comics Disorder production - visit ocdcast.com for more great videos and podcasts, such as the Dirtbags of Holding, where my friends and I try out various roleplaying games.

You can find the show on twitter @Boardsandswords, or follow me @ChrisTheProf.  On Facebook I'm at Facebook.com/obsessivecomicsdisorder or on Instagram I’m ChrisTheProf.  You can also send me an email at feedback@boardsandswords.com. 

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 dice tower network.  If you are looking to pick up some great deals on games, check out coolstuffinc.com.

Star Wars: Age of Rebellion Pt. 10 - The Dirtbags of Holding #38

Welcome to Star Wars: Age of Rebellion from Fantasy Flight Games.  Someone thought that leaving the mindless pilot outside was a good idea, so now lets see what kind of trouble he can get into....

Thanks for listening to this weeks episode.  Come back next week to hear how the story continues.  The Star Wars music you heard in this episode was produced by Andrew Allen from his LIVE From The Cantina album.

If you are enjoying the content that we produce, please go check out our patreon at patreon.com/obsessivecomicsdisorder.  Every dollar donated to the patreon goes to help acquire new equipment and games to make our content better and better.  

In the meantime, let us know if you been enjoying the show!  Head over to iTunes and give us a review -  It helps new listeners find 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.

Star Wars: Age of Rebellion Pt. 9 - The Dirtbags of Holding #37

Welcome to Star Wars: Age of Rebellion from Fantasy Flight Games.  The dirtbags waltz right up to a hutt palace in this episode - how long can their luck hold out?

Thanks for listening to this weeks episode.  Come back next week to hear how the story continues.  The Star Wars music you heard in this episode was produced by Andrew Allen from his LIVE From The Cantina album.

If you are enjoying the content that we produce, please go check out our patreon at patreon.com/obsessivecomicsdisorder.  Every dollar donated to the patreon goes to help acquire new equipment and games to make our content better and better.  

In the meantime, let us know if you been enjoying the show!  Head over to iTunes and give us a review -  It helps new listeners find 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.

Gen Con 2016 Discussion - Boards & Swords #67

This week, I grabbed my friend Philip and we sit down to talk about our experiences this year at Gen Con!  Lots of talk about the games we played (or didn't get a chance to play), the panels we saw, and the things that we saw.  What was the coolest thing you saw (or wanted to see) at Gen Con?  Next year, should we do a game to play in, or a panel where you can watch us play something crazy?

(For more Gen Con talk with the other Dirtbags of Holding, check out this Gen Con 2016 Special - The Dirtbags of Holding #35)

This podcast is an Obsessive Comics Disorder production - visit ocdcast.com for more great videos and podcasts, such as the Dirtbags of Holding, where my friends and I try out various roleplaying games.

You can find the show on twitter @Boardsandswords, or follow me @ChrisTheProf.  On Facebook I'm at Facebook.com/obsessivecomicsdisorder or on Instagram I’m ChrisTheProf.  You can also send me an email at feedback@boardsandswords.com. 

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 dice tower network.  If you are looking to pick up some great deals on games, check out coolstuffinc.com.

Star Wars: Age of Rebellion Pt. 8 - The Dirtbags of Holding #36

Welcome to Star Wars: Age of Rebellion from Fantasy Flight Games.  ITS TIME FOR A MONTAGE!  Our busy crew gets to work on their plan to storm the Hutt's Palace

Thanks for listening to this weeks episode.  Come back next week to hear how the story continues.  The Star Wars music you heard in this episode was produced by Andrew Allen from his LIVE From The Cantina album.

If you are enjoying the content that we produce, please go check out our patreon at patreon.com/obsessivecomicsdisorder.  Every dollar donated to the patreon goes to help acquire new equipment and games to make our content better and better.  

In the meantime, let us know if you been enjoying the show!  Head over to iTunes and give us a review -  It helps new listeners find 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.

Gen Con 2016 Special - The Dirtbags of Holding #35

A brief break in our Star Wars campaign as the Dirtbags talk about their experiences at Gen Con 2016!  Half of us had been there before, but half of us were experiencing it for the first time!  We talk about the games we tried, the panels we saw, and all the craziness in between.

In the meantime, let us know if you been enjoying the show!  Head over to iTunes and give us a review -  It helps new listeners find 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.

Shanna Germain and No Thank You, Evil! - Boards & Swords #66

Have you wanted to play a RPG with your kids?  Then you will want to listen to this week's episode, where I sit down with Shanna Germain from Monte Cook Games to talk about "No Thank You, Evil!", a role playing game designed for children.  NOTE: in the episode we talk about the ENnies, but since this was recorded, "No Thank You, Evil" won the Gold ENnie for Best Family Game!  Congratulations!  If you want to pick up this game, then head over to montecookgames.com/store and use the code "boardsswordsaug2016" to get $5 off this game or anything else on their store.

If you want to watch some short, randomly geeky videos, then check out the short vlog videos that I've been uploading to my YouTube Channel, youtube.com/ocdcast.  Also, if you enjoy the content that I put out, check out my patreon page at patreon.com/obsessivecomicsdisorder.  Every penny given to the patreon goes to help me produce better and better content for you guys.  

This podcast is an Obsessive Comics Disorder production - visit ocdcast.com for more great videos and podcasts, such as the Dirtbags of Holding, where my friends and I try out various roleplaying games.

You can find the show on twitter @Boardsandswords, or follow me @ChrisTheProf.  On Facebook I'm at Facebook.com/obsessivecomicsdisorder or on Instagram I’m ChrisTheProf.  You can also send me an email at feedback@boardsandswords.com. 

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 dice tower network.  If you are looking to pick up some great deals on games, check out coolstuffinc.com.

Star Wars: Age of Rebellion Pt. 7 - The Dirtbags of Holding #34

Welcome to Star Wars: Age of Rebellion from Fantasy Flight Games.  This week, I reveal a bit behind the scenes of some of the discussions that happen at the table as our party tries to figure out how they get into the palace.

Thanks for listening to this weeks episode.  Come back next week to hear how the story continues.  The Star Wars music you heard in this episode was produced by Andrew Allen from his LIVE From The Cantina album.

If you are enjoying the content that we produce, please go check out our patreon at patreon.com/obsessivecomicsdisorder.  Every dollar donated to the patreon goes to help acquire new equipment and games to make our content better and better.  

In the meantime, let us know if you been enjoying the show!  Head over to iTunes and give us a review -  It helps new listeners find 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.