Author Archives: Leon Cannan

The Dice Men Cometh – Episode 186

By | October 18, 2017

This week the Dicemen are just like Alchemists, turning a discussion about a game of the same name into radio gold. We think about what we might be missing by not going to Essen, and Leon, our resident film critic, enlightens us about Space Lions, and a documentary and game containing them.   Original air more »

The Dice Men Cometh – Episode 185

By | October 15, 2017

This week we find out if Mark and Garth finally get the chance to become fully fledged wizards (or elves or orcs) as they discuss the board game all about creating the best RPG character in the world!! And they’re rolling, but don’t be hating as it’s school holidays and Garth needs advice! What games more »

The Dice Men Cometh – Episode 184

By | October 7, 2017

Do you want to build a snowman??? No! You want to build a treehouse! But not just any old treehouse, the best treehouse ever! And the Dice Men will tell you how in this weeks what we’ve been playing lately. With Mark calling in sick with only minutes to spare, Leon and Garth wade through more »

The Dice Men Cometh – Episode 183

By | September 25, 2017

Two Dicemen & two massive games. This week we take on one of the hottest new games in This War of Mine, and then we devour Uve Rosenberg’s Feast for Odin. Did we bite off more than we can chew? Only you can decide. Original air date:21/09/2017  

The Dice Men Cometh – Episode 182

By | September 19, 2017

Let the Dice Men tell you a story, a story so magical you will need to hear it to believe! Tonight’s episode is all about story-telling in games so Mark and Garth discuss Legends of Andor before delving into all manner of games who use story to create an immersive gaming experience. And not just more »

The Dice Men Cometh – Episode 181

By | September 9, 2017

This week, Dicemen: The Brave and the (b)Old sees Leon and Mark discuss some more Bordercon games, in Hit Z Road and Century: Spice Road. There are also many things you can purchase on Kickstarter, including the most important acquisition for Leon’s new man-cave. Finally, they let you know about your last opportunity to enter more »

The Dice Men Cometh – Episode 180

By | September 7, 2017

It’s the last day of winter and the Dice Men celebrate by having only half of them turn up! Leon and Garth run wild while our elderly colleagues sit at home with a warm cup of cocoa, so of course the boys talk about secretly being Hitler at a birthday party. Like so often in more »

The Dice Men Cometh – Episode 179

By | August 27, 2017

The Dice Men cross to GenCon, catching up with Rule & Make to discuss their upcoming Kickstarter for Terminator T2029 and the finer points of hotel wifi. There’s more great sounding releases from GenCon, more chances for you to win Kings Road and Medici from Grail Games by crowning yourself King of a board game more »

The Dice Men Cometh – Episode 178

By | August 20, 2017

You’re invited to Mark’s holiday slide night, featuring ‘amusing’ anecdotes of visits to board game stores in Colorado. Luckily, there’s also talk about the return of Twilight Imperium for a fourth edition. And Garth recaps a massive 7 player game of Scythe which has forced a reconsideration of this gold-standard game. The Dice Men Cometh, more »

The Dice Men Cometh – Episode 177

By | August 13, 2017

With the two older Dice Men absent presumably because it’s past their bedtime, the youth of the show Leon and Garth (yes he is a bit young) take the reins and discuss a double what we’ve been playing lately! Are the games any good? Well you will have to listen, won’t you? Leon then fills more »