Category Archives: The Podcast

The Dice Men Cometh – Episode 237

He’s baaaaaaaack! Yes, fresh from his holiday Garth is back behind the mic, and it’s now Leons turn to be away for a few episodes! We kick off with an interview with great friend of the show and Essen aficionado Rene who talks all things Essen and brags about how many games he brought back more »

The Dice Men Cometh – Episode 235

After Garth calls in from China to taunt us, Leon and Mark settle in to catch up with a studio guest, Marty Abel, the Hobart-based artist for Plaid Hat Games’ Crystal Clans. We chat with him about upcoming expansions, as well as the Kanga awards. We also take the opportunity to look at some of more »

The Dice Men Cometh – Episode 234

One, ha ha ha, two, ha ha ha, three, yes three Dice Men are in the studio today for the last time (at least for a few weeks) as Garth jets off on holiday! Tonight we dust off Cyclades in this weeks what we’ve been playing before Mark expands our Essen minds with a preview more »

The Dice Men Cometh – Episode 233

Like a fine wine, the Dice Men are here to make you feel warm and fuzzy. Tonight we are chatting about some classics in our hobby, and why we love them so. Leon kicks off with his love for El Grande, an area control game that tickles his fancy; Garth follows suit with Chinatown, a more »

The Dice Men Cometh – Episode 232

As three completely law-abiding citizens (Hail Hydra), the Dice Men are today discussing a new social deduction game for other law-abiding citizens (Hail Hydra); but we can’t tell you what it’s called as that is against the law (Hail Hydra). And one of the surfaces that Leon played games on recently was his newly delivered more »

The Dice Men Cometh – Episode 231

It’s the three amigos back this week as Leon decides to grace us with his presence! He then leads us through Champions of Midgard including a stopover at Valhalla in this weeks what we’ve been playing. Then buckle in buckaroos as Mark rambles through Kickstarter which takes us through to the end of this weeks more »

The Dice Men Cometh – Episode 230

For the second week in a row it’s just Mark and Garth as Leon is building his new table of ultimate gaming. We kick off with the trainiest train game to ever grace a table with Railways of the World! Choo choo! After some gaming news we keep on rolling, and yes we mean dice, more »

The Dice Men Cometh – Episode 229

Tonight is all about little creatures as Mark and Garth first discuss the hotness which is Everdell, a tableau building, worker placement game where you get to control porcupines, rabbits, squirrels or even turtles! This leads us beautifully into the cut-throat world that is Kickstarter; specifically Kickstarter board game projects in September and October. Why more »

The Dice Men Cometh – Episode 228

Tonight the Dice Men are all sick, so we will cough and splutter our way through episode 228! We kick off with an in-depth look at Guild Master, the latest Kickstarter game from Good Games Publishing, designed by Aussie Chris Antony. We then squeeze in a little break on Mark’s latest app game addiction, Jaipur, more »

The Dice Men Cometh – Episode 227

As the Dice Men sail blindly into another show, we chose to sail up the Ganges and discuss the latest outing by Marcus and Inka Brand, and its so pretty. Old man Mark then ploughs through all the Kickstarter news out there so you can spend that hard earned cash money. Finally, we discuss the more »