Author Archives: Leon Cannan

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  

The Dice Men Cometh – Episode 159

By | April 3, 2017

Patchistory is a civilization building game with a twist… a very LONG twist as it turns out. But do the Dice Men’s civilizations stitch together like a beautiful quilt, or like a manky Fiji mermaid? Then catch up on a big dose of board gaming news on the likes of Charterstone, board games from Atari more »

The Dice Men Cometh – Episode 158

By | March 25, 2017

Imagine, trapped in a caravan with a four year old and only a copy of Trouble to keep you amused. Trent has faced this horror and emerged with new found wisdom on gaming with the monsters we call children. Plus, there’s all kinds of geeky goodness from the GAMA Trade Show in Las Vegas to more »

The Dice Men Cometh – Episode 157

By | March 18, 2017

Without Trent to steer the Dice Men, naturally everything is going to KHAAAAAARNAGE as Leon, Mark and Garth discuss this latest game of fantasy army smashy mayhem. We also go over the 2016 Golden Geek Awards: who shone on the red tabletop carpet (if you can in fact put carpet over a table) and who more »

The Dice Men Cometh – Episode 156

By | March 10, 2017

This week we come in from the cold (war) with Covert, and then head off to bask in the Greek sunshine in Santorini. We also introduce our new sponsors, and Garth gets some culture of the Pop variety at AI Con.   Original air date: 09/03/2017  

The Dice Men Cometh – Episode 155

By | March 4, 2017

No Dice Man is an island, unless they’re playing Islebound, which is WWBPL. Kickstarter is garn orf, but who can be bothered watching all those crappy promo videos when the Dice Men do it for you? And finally, there’s news about some upcoming changes in Dice Man land, so keep your ears peeled! Original air more »

The Dice Men Cometh – Episode 154

By | February 26, 2017

Australia’s Rule & Make Games have made a big noise outta Brisbane, with Burger Up and more going around the world to GenCon, Essen and back. R&MG’s David Scott chats with Garth and Trent to explain how it’s done, their upcoming relaunch of Smiths of Winterforge on Kickstarter, and the Hand of Fate adaptation. Plus, more »

The Dice Men Cometh – Episode 153

By | February 17, 2017

It’s all fun and games until someone spirals into an existentialist nightmare, as the Dice Men dabble and debate on solo games, online games, video games, solo online video games, and the nightmare labyrinth of Onirim. Trent, Mark and Garth suck all the fun out of everything in this week’s show. Original air date: 16/02/2017 more »