Author Archives: Leon Cannan

The Dice Men Cometh – Episode 169

By | June 20, 2017

Clank! That’s the sound of the Dice Men returning from BorderCon, AND the name of a bloody great game, as it happens. Kingdomino is also the name of a game. As is Burger Up, which 3 people win this week. Then the Dice Men got so lost they started voting who would be eaten first. more »

The Dice Men Cometh – Episode 168

By | June 4, 2017

With Bordercon just around the corner, Garth, Mark and Leon look at some of games they hope to play there. Garth regales all with his travels and the apps he played while travelling, and Leon plays yet another Escape room in a box, this time it’s Unlock! Original air date: 01/06/2017    

The Dice Men Cometh – Episode 167

By | May 29, 2017

As the Kickstarter juggernaut that is Rule & Make’s Hand of Fate: Ordeals rolls on, the Dice Men discuss some of the finer points of this very worthy game. There’s a gaming news update from Trent. More sickness. More burgers. More colons. Thanks to Area 52, Hobart’s leading independent game store.   Original air date: more »

The Dice Men Cometh – Episode 166

By | May 22, 2017

Trent and Leon hold the show together this week, as all else seems to crumble about them. But all is not yet lost. Omen: A Reign of War is a great little 2 player beat-em-up, and there’s plenty of gaming to be had on Kickstarter. Plus, YOU can win a copy of Burger Up from more »

The Dice Men Cometh – Episode 165

By | May 13, 2017

Again with the aliens! This week the Dice Men are talking hidden space aliens in space boats in what they have been playing lately, followed by a great discussion with Allen and Alistair who are the brains behind Rule and Make Games. We get the inside scoop on Hand of Fate: Ordeals plus you could more »

The Dice Men Cometh – Episode 164

By | May 9, 2017

This week Trent, Leon and Jellybean Games‘s finest dice woman, Tania talk Alien Legendary, all the news, Tania’s non-stop talent parade and of course, since this show was recorded on May the 4th, the obligatory Star Wars mention. So Join Darth, Luke and Fish Head for all your tabletop goodness.   Original air date: 04/05/2017 more »

The Dice Men Cometh – Episode 163

By | April 30, 2017

With Trent and Garth away, the lunatics take over the asylum/studio. Leon brings in a friend to talk about Specter Ops, and Mark decides to grill him on just about everything. There’s also news about International Tabletop Day, and news that’s not. Original air date: 27/04/2017

The Dice Men Cometh – Episode 162

By | April 23, 2017

There’s a brand new feature on the show this week and it’s full of surprises, because Trent makes it up on the spot and doesn’t tell anyone, which is typically half-arsed. But it does give the Dice Men a chance to talk about Gloomhaven’s takeover of the geeksphere, along with WWBPL reports on Vast: The more »

The Dice Men Cometh – Episode 161

By | April 15, 2017

It’s a special episode this week, as the Dice Men gush about their new love of escape rooms. But if the idea of being locked in a strange room freaks you out, there are plenty of escape-rooms-in-a-box you can play in your own rooms. So there’s no escape from the Dice Men this week! Original more »

The Dice Men Cometh – Episode 160

By | April 9, 2017

This week, Leon talks about 5 Minute Dungeon. That takes 15 minutes. Then Mark talked for another 45 minutes. Luckily, it was about a whole bunch of Kickstarter stuff you might be interested in. Or not. Garth was there too, smiling and nodding. And that was episode 160. Original air date: 06/04/2017