Author Archives: Leon Cannan

The Dice Men Cometh – Episode 208

By | April 16, 2018

This week the Dice Men Cometh transitions into a cooking show, and our first featured recipe is the well known “thunderscone” that must be eaten when playing Thunderstone Quest, which coincidentally is what the boys have been playing lately! So if your bellies aren’t fully already, scoff them down while Mark prattles on about all more »

The Dice Men Cometh – Episode 207

By | April 9, 2018

We’re all mad this week as the Dice Men attempt to climb and then escape from a Mountain of Madness thanks to fiendish designer Rob Daviau. And even if you didn’t want to know, it’s Leons birthday and he’s going have a party full of games and beer and beer and games, would you like more »

The Dice Men Cometh – Episode 206

By | April 4, 2018

If you thought the Dice Men we’re done with D&D, you are so wrong it’s not funny! We don’t even talk about what we’ve been playing this week as we have a special guest who runs D&D sessions with primary school kids for fun and so much more! Can you imagine running a session with more »

The Dice Men Cometh – Episode 205

By | March 25, 2018

It’s true, we can’t take the sky from you, but we certainly CAN take away nearly an hour of your life, as this week the Dice Men talk about Legendary Encounters: A Firefly Deck Building Game and how it compares to the many other Legendary offerings. We also look back 10 years to 2008 and more »

The Dice Men Cometh – Episode 204

By | March 17, 2018

In honour of the late Stephen Hawking, we discuss a brief history of time spent playing RPGs, and in particular our recent D&D campaign and using the D&D Beyond website has made it so easy. Garth gives us the gossip on the Golden Geek awards, also known this year as the Gloomhaven Gongs. Finally, Mark more »

The Dice Men Cometh – Episode 203

By | March 9, 2018

While Garth is away for “work”, Mark and Leon chat about a couple of games they’ve played recently, in When I Dream and Harry Potter Hogwarts Battle. They also discuss all the current Kickstarter craziness, and give one final chance to win a trip to Bordercon to play a game with the lads in person. more »

The Dice Men Cometh – Episode 202

By | March 2, 2018

…And we’re off and racing on this weeks show, which features the newest hottest mythically feudal game Rising Sun by CMON games! If you like games that involves plastic things on a board, well you should listen, AND LISTEN NOW!! In what little time we have left, we go all na-na-na over another mini-fest that more »

The Dice Men Cometh – Episode 201

By | February 17, 2018

War, what is it good for? Absolutely nothing, except when it is a War of Supremacy!! This week the Dice Men discuss this upcoming Aussie Kickstarter game, just before it launches. Mark has some news to share and Garth talks about his not-so-secret meeting with an absolute icon in the design world, Martin Wallace. And more »

The Dice Men Cometh – Episode 200

By | February 9, 2018

So here it is, episode 200! What kind of intro can we say that you haven’t already heard before? Yes, we talk about what we’ve been playing lately (that’s Martin Wallace’s AuZtralia), yes we talk about games that might be the new classics, yes Leon wants everything to be big, and yes Mark wants you more »

The Dice Men Cometh – Episode 199

By | February 3, 2018

We’ve never seen a diamond in the flesh, and we cut our teeth on wedding rings, not in the movies, but at the Gamer wedding of the year. We may never BE Royals, but we played it, and we’ll tell you why you should too. We also fill you in on all the glamorous details more »