Sea of Plunder, Masks of Nyarlathotep, Origins 2018 Recap - Boards & Swords #107

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As promised, its (finally) time to talk about Origins Game Fair 2018! But before we get to that, Collin and Cindy talk about an upcoming game, I review some FFG Cthulhu expansions, and we also have a game show! Can the other three recognize a game based on its terrible reviews?

News

Mesozooic coming from Z-Man Games
https://icv2.com/articles/news/view/40712/build-dino-zoo-real-time-puzzle-game-mesozooic 

No more Android Netrunner
https://icv2.com/articles/news/view/40610/fantasy-flight-license-android-netrunner-ending 

Gravity Warfare is back? 
(Relaunch) Gravity Warfare™ - Gaming on a Whole New Level. 

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Star Trek Adventures Outtakes - The Dirtbags of Holding #113

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Outtakes time!  What *didn't* make it into the Star Trek episodes?

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Tuscany: Essential Edition, Easy Breezy Travel Agency - Boards & Swords #106

If you are interested in my Origins experience....you'll have to wait until next episode. This one is a bit shorter as it was recorded not long after 105.  But Collin and Cindy don't fail us with a couple of new reviews, plus we have not 1 but 2 game shows for you in this episode!

News

No more Unrivaled Tournament
https://icv2.com/articles/news/view/40570/oomba-shuts-down-unrivaled-tournament-series 

Box set announced for new version of Warhammer Age of Sigmar https://icv2.com/articles/news/view/40567/gw-jump-starts-warhammer-age-sigmar-edition 

Two new D&D adventures announced! 
https://icv2.com/articles/news/view/40554/wotc-reveals-two-new-d-d-waterdeep-volumes 

Spring Meadow announced
https://icv2.com/articles/news/view/40545/creator-agricola-completes-puzzle-game-trilogy 

Upcoming releases from Blue Orange Games
https://icv2.com/articles/news/view/40537/new-gen-con-releases-bruno-cathala-ludovic-maublanc-reiner-knizia 

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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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Star Trek Adventures Pt. 12 - The Dirtbags of Holding #112

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*Apologies for the terrible audio in the beginning - recorded the intro while on travel* In the conclusion of our Star Trek Adventures game, can our team figure out how to save the colonists?

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Star Trek Adventures Pt. 11 - The Dirtbags of Holding #111

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In the continuing missions of our Star Trek Adventures game, we've got a Roman problem! Can our team sneak into their base successfully?

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Capital City, Escape Velocity, Mid-year Check Up - Boards & Swords #105

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Moar game show goodness! And I played a TON of Cosmic Encounter.  Plus a review of Capital City, Collin and Cindy went thrift store shopping, and a retrospective on what we've seen/done/played in the year so far.

News

Arcadia Quest Riders! (Is already over?) 
https://icv2.com/articles/news/view/40454/cmon-mounts-up-new-arcadia-quest-expansion 

Lowlands coming from Z-Man
https://icv2.com/articles/news/view/40461/tend-farm-keep-back-rising-tide 

Clank in Space Expansion! 
https://icv2.com/articles/news/view/40477/cataclysm-encompasses-the-expanse 

Warsaw City of Ruins
https://icv2.com/articles/news/view/40481/warsaw-city-ruins 

New anniversary edition of Cosmic Encounter https://icv2.com/articles/news/view/40504/cosmic-encounter-gets-new-standard-edition 

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Star Trek Adventures Pt. 10 - The Dirtbags of Holding #110

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In the continuing missions of our Star Trek Adventures game, the team stumbled across a key clue that will solve their problems!

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Betrayal at Baldur's Gate, Oh My Goods, CMON Expo - Boards & Swords #104

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Philip and I went to the CMON Expo!  Collin and Cindy played Oh My Goods, I got in a few other non-CMON games, and then we finish off the episode with an attempt at another game show.

News

Betrayal Upgrade Kits
https://icv2.com/articles/news/view/40428/wizkids-offers-betrayal-house-hill-upgrade-kit 

New Edition of Warhammer Age of Sigmar (Fantasy Warhammer) 
https://icv2.com/articles/news/view/40413/new-edition-warhammer-age-sigmar 

Ticket to Ride: New York
https://icv2.com/articles/news/view/40405/tour-big-apple-ticket-ride-new-york 

Spiel des Jahres nominations
https://icv2.com/articles/news/view/40393/2018-spiel-des-jahres-nominations 

Asmodee up for sale
https://icv2.com/articles/news/view/40377/asmodee-group-block 

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Star Trek Adventures Pt. 9 - The Dirtbags of Holding #109

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In the continuing missions of our Star Trek Adventures game, the crew has landed on the planet, now they need to find out why everyone's aging!

Let us know if you been enjoying the show!  Is there a game that you'd like to hear 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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Star Trek Adventures Pt. 8 - The Dirtbags of Holding #108

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It's time to start the second mission of our Star Trek Adventures series!  New mission, new ship....new crew member???

Let us know if you been enjoying the show!  Is there a game that you'd like to hear 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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Doxie Dash, Sprawlopolis, Board Game Title Fatigue - Boards & Swords #103

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Philip played Rising Sun, Collin and Cindy played a lot of kickstarter previews, oh and its Collin's birthday!  We talk about all the different games coming out and is it too much?  Lastly Collin takes the wheel and runs us through a game show.

Doxie Dash Kickstarter: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/281652031/doxie-dash?ref=discovery&term=Doxie%20Dash


News

My Little Scythe
https://icv2.com/articles/news/view/40298/stonemaier-games-courts-families-with-first-all-ages-game 

X-wing Second Edition
https://icv2.com/articles/news/view/40290/star-wars-x-wing-second-edition-will-use-the-force 

Renegade Games to release Wendake
https://icv2.com/articles/news/view/40284/lead-the-tribe-prosperity-wendake 

L5R Beginners Box to be released at Gen Con
https://icv2.com/articles/news/view/40281/first-l5r-rpg-title-ffg 

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Star Trek Adventures Pt. 7 - The Dirtbags of Holding #107

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We finish out the first mission of our Star Trek Adventures series!  Come back next week as we start the second mission!

Let us know if you been enjoying the show!  Is there a game that you'd like to hear 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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Clank The Mummy's Curse, Mansions of Madness, Contest Winner! - Boards & Swords #102

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We can't go an episode without talking Clank, so Collin and Cindy talk about the latest expansion, but who cares because I got them to play Mansions of Madness!!!  Also we announce our contest winner and play The Rank is Right!

Awesome Playing Card Kickstarter I mentioned: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1484095571/custom-playing-cards-by-scott-johnson?ref=friends_launched

News

Konami plans Yu-Gi-Oh TCG advent calendar
https://icv2.com/articles/news/view/40211/konami-plans-yu-gi-oh-tcg-advent-calendar

Red Raven's Megaland to be Target exclusive
https://icv2.com/articles/news/view/40192/red-ravens-megaland-is-target-exclusive

Fury of Dracula 4th Edition coming from Wizkids
https://icv2.com/articles/news/view/40178/fury-dracula-resurrected-wizkids

Race to the New Found Land coming from Z-Man Games in Q3
https://icv2.com/articles/news/view/40172/race-new-found-land

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Star Trek Adventures Pt. 6 - The Dirtbags of Holding #106

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It's adventure time as we go where no one has gone before - in Modiphius Entertainment's Star Trek Adventures!  Stuck on an adrift Federation Ship, the crew has precious time before Romulans begin opening up fire!

Let us know if you been enjoying the show!  Is there a game that you'd like to hear 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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Star Trek Adventures Pt. 5 - The Dirtbags of Holding #105

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It's adventure time as we go where no one has gone before - in Modiphius Entertainment's Star Trek Adventures!  This week, Our Ship (TM) heads to the Neutral Zone to help out a ship in distress!

Let us know if you been enjoying the show!  Is there a game that you'd like to hear 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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Vast: The Crystal Caverns, Clank vs Clank In Space - Boards & Swords #101

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This week we have a bit more fun with the news, talk about our thoughts on the tile laying game Vast: The Crystal Caverns, and do a comparison of the deckbuilding games Clank and Clank In Space.  Finally, Cindy hosts another game show!

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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 & Instagram.  Cindy is cindypastorius on 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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Star Trek Adventures Pt. 4 - The Dirtbags of Holding #104

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It's adventure time as we go where no one has gone before - in Modiphius Entertainment's Star Trek Adventures!  Next week we'll board our ship and get into some action!

Let us know if you been enjoying the show!  Is there a game that you'd like to hear 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.  We are also a part of Punchboard Media!  Go look at other great gaming podcasts at punchboardmedia.com

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Star Trek Adventures Pt. 3 - The Dirtbags of Holding #103

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Last part of us making characters where no one has gone before - in Modiphius Entertainment's Star Trek Adventures!  Next week we'll board our ship and get into some action!

Let us know if you been enjoying the show!  Is there a game that you'd like to hear 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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GAMA Trade Show w/ Chaz Marler, Top 10 Games of All Time - Boards & Swords #100

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TRIPLE DIGITS YALL!!!  We got lots of stuff - our Top 10 Games of all time, GAMA trade show coverage with Chaz Marler from Pair of Dice Paradise, terrible jokes and more!

AND A CONTEST!  More details in the episode but you've got until April 17th at 11:59pm ET to enter to win a copy of Alien Artifacts!

News

Renegade nabs Reykholt
https://icv2.com/articles/news/view/39899/renegade-release-uwe-rosenbergs-latest-game

Munchkin Red Dragon Inn?
https://icv2.com/articles/news/view/39906/munchkin-besieges-red-dragon-inn

MTG board game
https://icv2.com/articles/news/view/39873/wizkids-unveils-magic-the-gathering-board-game

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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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Star Trek Adventures Pt. 2 - The Dirtbags of Holding #102

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In this episode, we continue making characters where no one has gone before - in Modiphius Entertainment's Star Trek Adventures!

Let us know if you been enjoying the show!  Is there a game that you'd like to hear 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.  We are also a part of Punchboard Media!  Go look at other great gaming podcasts at punchboardmedia.com

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