Category Archives: The Podcast

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 »

The Dice Men Cometh – Episode 176

By | August 7, 2017

Eye spy with my little eye… something which is a lot more fun to play on a car trip. In fact, the Dice Men have discovered a whole new class of games: caRPGs! Plus, Bärenpark let’s you build a whole zoo-full of bears, so you can play bear-Tetris… which is weird. But it’s also the more »

The Dice Men Cometh – Episode 175

By | July 30, 2017

This episode is like a submarine – long and thin and full of Dice Men talking about Captain Sonar. Is it just Battleship 2.0? The Dice Men turn their periscope onto the hit party game to discuss. Plus, Friedemann Friese’s Friday, which fantastically is rated fifty five on BGG. The Dice Tower Awards was weeks more »

The Dice Men Cometh – Episode 174

By | July 26, 2017

In what is surely our best episode ever, the Dice Men talk to an actual SdJ Judge to discuss the recent awards! We then argue over which game won and why, especially as we just played Exit and our brains still hurt. Trent then has the nerve to interview another game designer who for some more »

The Dice Men Cometh – Episode 173

By | July 16, 2017

The Dice Men do Sydney, or Bankstown anyway, and regale you with tales of the LFG Expo, Great Western Trails, cassowaries and Rob Davieau’s new hotness. All thanks to Area 52 and damn fine people like you! Original air date: 13/7/2017