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.

Patrick and Jeremy from Blue Peg Pink Peg - Boards & Swords #65

ITS GEN CON WEEK!  Come find me at the convention - I'll be posting up pics and status updates on what I'm doing on my twitter (@ChrisTheProf).  For this special episode, I brought on Patrick and Jeremy from the Blue Peg Pink Peg podcast (bluepegpinkpeg.com) to talk about their show and then to discuss some games at Gen Con that we consider to be "Hidden Gems".

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. 6 - The Dirtbags of Holding #33

Welcome to Star Wars: Age of Rebellion from Fantasy Flight Games.  COME FIND US AT GEN CON!!  In this episode, the crew has found some mysterious characters and looks to see what they are up to.

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.

Dan Patriss from The Geek All-Stars - Boards & Swords #64

Dan Patriss is a man who has been around the Board Game community for many years.  If you have listened to his podcast, The Geek All-Stars, then you know that they love to cover all kinds of geeky topics - and that's exactly what we do in this episode!  We talk about things ranging from North Carolina Hockey teams to conventions to Gamers for Cures, the charity event that Dan puts on every year.  It was a great discussion and I hope that you enjoy it!

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. 5 - The Dirtbags of Holding #32

Welcome to Star Wars: Age of Rebellion from Fantasy Flight Games.  In this episode, the crew has to land on Nal Hutta and figure out how to put their plan into action!

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.

Monte Cook from Monte Cook Games - Boards & Swords #63

Sorry for the weirdness of episodes recently, but I couldn't wait until next week to bring you this interview!  I got the chance to talk with Monte Cook of Monte Cook Games!  We talk about his gaming history, some of the inspirations behind his games, and where he sees gaming going in the future.

Thanks to Monte Cook Games, for the entire month of July, you can get $5 off anything at http://www.montecookgames.com/store!  All you have to do is listen to the episode for the coupon code!

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. 4 - The Dirtbags of Holding #31

Welcome to Star Wars: Age of Rebellion from Fantasy Flight Games.  In this episode, the crew has to figure out how to get off of the planet so that they can actually get around to completing their mission!

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. 3 - The Dirtbags of Holding #30

Welcome to Star Wars: Age of Rebellion from Fantasy Flight Games.  In this episode, the crew has to deal with the rest of those sneaky imperials and then - didn't we say something about a game plan?

Want to send feedback to the show?  Email us at feedback@dirtbagsofholding.com.  You can find me on twitter @ChrisTheProf and on 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. 2 - The Dirtbags of Holding #29

Welcome to Star Wars: Age of Rebellion from Fantasy Flight Games.  In this episode, the crew figures out how they want to go about their mission, and things go haywire before they even get started!

Want to send feedback to the show?  Email us at feedback@dirtbagsofholding.com.  You can find me on twitter @ChrisTheProf and on 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.

Caleb Stokes and Red Markets - Boards & Swords #62

On a previous episode, I mentioned the kickstarter for the RPG Red Markets, which is a game of economic horror.  On today's episode, I sat down with the creator, Caleb Stokes, to talk about the game.  NOTE - Red Markets only has a few hours left on kickstarter, so make sure to jump on it quickly if interested!

Link to Red Markets: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/159466030/red-markets?ref=category

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.

I love hearing your gaming stories - Send me an email with what you are playing to feedback@boardsandswords.com. 

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 ChrisTheProfessor.  

This podcast is also a part of the Dice Tower Network.  For other great board gaming shows, check out dicetowernetwork.com

Thank you for downloading and listening to the show.  Let me know if there is someone out there you would like to hear me talk with.  In the meantime, thanks for listening to Boards & Swords, and I'll cya next time!

Star Wars: Age of Rebellion Pt. 1 - The Dirtbags of Holding #28

Welcome to Star Wars: Age of Rebellion from Fantasy Flight Games.  In this episode, the crew of the Victoria arrive to meet up with a potential client.  They couldn't possibly get into any trouble on the way could they?  You'll have to listen to find out.

Want to send feedback to the show?  Email us at feedback@dirtbagsofholding.com.  You can find me on twitter @ChrisTheProf and on 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.

Henry Jasper and Perfect Crime - Boards & Swords #61

On this episode, I sit down with Henry Jasper from Grublin Games to talk about their heist game on Kickstarter; Perfect Crime.  In the game, players play as the robbers trying to plan the heist, while one player plays the bank trying to keep everyone out!

Link to Perfect Crime: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1811420414/perfect-crime-a-cooperative-heist-game-for-2-5-pla

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.

I love hearing your gaming stories - Send me an email with what you are playing to feedback@boardsandswords.com. 

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 ChrisTheProfessor.  

This podcast is also a part of the Dice Tower Network.  For other great board gaming shows, check out dicetowernetwork.com

Thank you for downloading and listening to the show.  Let me know if there is someone out there you would like to hear me talk with.  In the meantime, thanks for listening to Boards & Swords, and I'll cya next time!

Star Wars: Age of Rebellion Pt. 0 - The Dirtbags of Holding #27

Welcome to Star Wars: Age of Rebellion from Fantasy Flight Games.  Two things I didn't mention in the episode: due to traveling, I had to record the first parts of this adventure over Skype, so sorry about that.  Secondly, the Star Wars intro music you hear is from Andrew Allen's LIVE From the Cantina album, so if you liked it, go check out the rest of his music.  In this episode, we set up the story and introduce the characters that it will feature.

Want to send feedback to the show?  Email us at feedback@dirtbagsofholding.com.  You can find me on twitter @ChrisTheProf and on 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.

We've Run Out of Ideas Alpha Test - The Dirtbags of Holding #26

One more episode until our Star Wars RPG begins next week.  This week, its a game I made!  Called "We've Run Out of Ideas", its a game designed around craziness when you can't get your regular group together.  Want to take a peak at the Alpha rules?  Email me at chris@ocdcast.com

Want to send feedback to the show?  Email us at feedback@dirtbagsofholding.com.  You can find me on twitter @ChrisTheProf and on 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.

Pandemic Legacy, Game Canopy, SDJ Nominees - Boards & Swords #60

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On this episode, I bring on 2 of my friends, Collin & Philip, to discuss what's got our attention currently in gaming, Kickstarters we are interested in, and we review Pandemic Legacy: Season 1. Our review is split into 2 parts: a spoiler free and then a full on spoilers version.  The spoilers version is at the end of the episode, so feel free to cut off the episode to not be spoiled.

News items:

http://icv2.com/articles/news/view/34570/struggle-catan-cash-guns-team-spirit-finding-dory-spot-it

http://icv2.com/articles/news/view/34554/2016-spiel-des-jahres-nominations

http://icv2.com/articles/news/view/34490/hasbro-marks-hasbrocon

Kickstarters

https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1915792245/load-the-board-game/description

https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/159466030/red-markets?ref=category

https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/burninggames/faith-a-garden-in-hell-rpg-starter-set-campaign/description

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.

I love hearing your gaming stories - Send me an email with what you are playing to feedback@boardsandswords.com. 

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 ChrisTheProfessor.  

This podcast is also a part of the Dice Tower Network.  For other great board gaming shows, check out dicetowernetwork.com

Thank you for downloading and listening to the show.  Let me know if there is someone out there you would like to hear me talk with.  In the meantime, thanks for listening to Boards & Swords, and I'll cya next time!

Game Night! Exploding Kittens & Superfight - The Dirtbags of Holding #25

We have a short break before our next RPG series, so we have a short filler episode of a couple of the Dirtbags playing through some card games!  Namely, Exploding Kittens and Superfight!  You can get a copy of Superfight while helping out The Dirtbags of Holding by clicking here, or Exploding Kittens by clicking here.  

Want to send feedback to the show?  Email us at feedback@dirtbagsofholding.com.  You can find me on twitter @ChrisTheProf and on 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.

Fate Accelerated Outtakes - The Dirtbags of Holding #24

Welcome to Fate!  This game is a RPG that focuses more on narrative gameplay and telling really exciting stories.  It's outtakes time!  Listen to all the things that *didnt* make it into the regular episodes.

This campaign is part of a series looking at the Fate Accelerated RPG by Evil Hat Productions. You can get a copy of the Rulebook while helping out The Dirtbags of Holding by clicking here.  

Want to send feedback to the show?  Email us at feedback@dirtbagsofholding.com.  You can find me on twitter @ChrisTheProf and on 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.

Eric Vogel and The Dresden Files Cooperative Card Game - Boards & Swords #59

On this episode, I sit down with Eric Vogel, who is the designer of The Dresden Files Cooperative Card Game (on kickstarter now!).  He talks about the development of the game, in addition to his gaming background.  If you enjoy the episode, go back the game and let Evil Hat Productions know you heard about the game here!

Dresden Files Cooperative Card Game - https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/evilhat/the-dresden-files-cooperative-card-game

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.

I love hearing your gaming stories - Send me an email with what you are playing to feedback@boardsandswords.com. 

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 ChrisTheProfessor.  

This podcast is also a part of the Dice Tower Network.  For other great board gaming shows, check out dicetowernetwork.com

Thank you for downloading and listening to the show.  Let me know if there is someone out there you would like to hear me talk with.  In the meantime, thanks for listening to Boards & Swords, and I'll cya next time!