StarFate Pt. 3 "License to Golem" - The Dirtbags of Holding #116

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We finish our Fate Core game set in Stargate SG-1...with some Golems, some crazy tactics...and can someone stop pressing the menacing button???

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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Warsaw: City of Ruins, Kung Fu Zoo, Gen Con 2018 Recap - Boards & Swords #109

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So much stuff in this episode! Put it this way - the Gen Con recap is just a tiny portion of it! Lots of game reviews, a ton of news following Gen Con, and Collin takes some games out for a date!

News

Restoration Games returning to The Dark Tower
https://icv2.com/articles/news/view/41078/childres-daviau-return-dark-towner

Stronghold and Indie Boards and Cards merge
https://icv2.com/articles/news/view/41077/stronghold-games-indie-boards-cards-merge

Munchkin Warhammer 40K
https://icv2.com/articles/news/view/41052/munchkin-invades-grimdark-future-warhammer-40-000

Arkham Horror 3rd Edition
https://icv2.com/articles/news/view/41046/arkham-horror-third-edition

New “Keyforge” Card game from FFG
https://icv2.com/articles/news/view/41039/richard-garfields-keyforge-puts-new-spin-unique

Power Rangers Game from Renegade
https://icv2.com/articles/news/view/41048/power-rangers-heroes-grid

NEW CLANK STUFF!!!
https://icv2.com/articles/news/view/41038/clank-innovates-expansion-style

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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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StarFate Pt. 2 "Trigger Happy Grenades" - The Dirtbags of Holding #115

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It was just another ordinary day....in a set of ruins on another planet. Then all heck breaks loose in this episode of us playing a Fate Core game in the setting of Stargate SG-1.

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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GameFor App, Fake News, Dice Tower Con 2018 Recap & Gen Con Preview - Boards & Swords #108

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Cons cons and more cons! Collin and Cindy just came back from Dice Tower Con, and Chris is about to head to Gen Con! Plus a LOT of news, some game discussions, and much more!

News

Munchkin Dungeon from CMON
https://icv2.com/articles/news/view/40962/cmon-reveals-first-licensed-munchkin-game

Hasbro Game Sales Up
https://icv2.com/articles/news/view/40946/hasbro-game-sales-up-14

Spiel des Jahres winners
https://icv2.com/articles/news/view/40936/winners-2018-spiel-des-jahres

Asmo-SOLD
https://icv2.com/articles/news/view/40926/eurazeo-finds-buyer-asmodee

Pandemic 10th anniversary set
https://icv2.com/articles/news/view/40905/z-man-celebrates-10-years-pandemic

Tales from the Loop TV show
https://icv2.com/articles/news/view/40886/tales-from-loop-adapted-series

New Azul
https://icv2.com/articles/news/view/40813/azul-stained-glass-sintra

Most Wanted from North Star Games
https://icv2.com/articles/news/view/40859/gain-notoriety-most-wanted

Transformers CCG
https://icv2.com/articles/news/view/40821/intelligence-cybertron-transformers-tcg

Disney villains board game
https://icv2.com/articles/news/view/40846/being-wicked-has-never-been-more-rewarding

Spell Smashers from Renegade
https://icv2.com/articles/news/view/40862/fight-monsters-words-spell-smashers

This podcast is an Obsessive Comics Disorder production - visit ocdcast.com for more great videos and podcasts.  Join our BGG Guild! boardsandswords.com/guild

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.

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

A Zombicide Role-Playing Game is Coming!

A Zombicide Role-Playing Game is Coming!

I don't normally publish news on this site, but when this hit my mailbox I needed to share it ASAP. See the press release below, but here are my hopes for this: 1) PLEASE let me play in the "Black Plague" world as one of the default options and 2) PLEASE let the "inspired by the board game mechanics" mean that we can use the player boards from the later versions of Zombicide.

The full press release:

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StarFate Pt. 1 "Daddy Issues" - The Dirtbags of Holding #114

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We're switching to an every other week schedule for the next few episodes, as its been hard this summer gathering the crew together to record. In the meantime, enjoy this episode of us playing a Fate Core game in the setting of Stargate SG-1.

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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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. 

This podcast is an Obsessive Comics Disorder production - visit ocdcast.com for more great videos and podcasts.  Join our BGG Guild! boardsandswords.com/guild

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.

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

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?

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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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 

This podcast is an Obsessive Comics Disorder production - visit ocdcast.com for more great videos and podcasts.  Join our BGG Guild! boardsandswords.com/guild

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.

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

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?

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. 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?

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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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 

This podcast is an Obsessive Comics Disorder production - visit ocdcast.com for more great videos and podcasts.  Join our BGG Guild! boardsandswords.com/guild

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.

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

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!

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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