Tag Archives: Competition

The Dice Men Cometh – Episode 192

By | December 3, 2017

After discussing the nominees in the Board Games Australia awards last week, we thought we’d have a stab at our own nominations list, in what we are calling the “Half Arsies”. Hear Garth and Mark go through their list and come up with a winner, in their own half-arsed, Dice Men way. We also talk about more »

The Dice Men Cometh – Episode 191

By | November 28, 2017

Finally we come across a game that Garth and Mark disagree on, and that is Inis. Listen to our heated debate on its merits and shortcomings, as well as a rundown on Pax Unplugged in Philadelphia. Garth also gives us a brief overview of the Steam game,Hand of Fate 2, and our Campaigner Magazine competition is more »

The Dice Men Cometh – Episode 189

By | November 13, 2017

What happens when a Dwarf, an Elf and a Barbarian walk into a shopping mall? Well, answers to that question, as well as an in-depth conversation about throwing seeds pre-occupy the Dice Men in this weeks episode, as they discuss the two big hits of PAX, Magic Maze and Photosynthesis. With what little time they 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 165

By | May 13, 2017

Again with the aliens! This week the Dice Men are talking hidden space aliens in space boats in what they have been playing lately, followed by a great discussion with Allen and Alistair who are the brains behind Rule and Make Games. We get the inside scoop on Hand of Fate: Ordeals plus you could more »

The Dice Men Cometh – Episode 147

By | January 8, 2017

It is a brand new year but the same crotchety old men and one jaded 30-something are back for all your board gaming goodness. This week the lads discuss the new hotness of the Arkham Horror LCG, all your gaming news and the drawing of our ‘Ain’t No Party Like a Dice Men Party Game more »

The Dice Men Cometh – Episode 146

By | December 27, 2016

Trent’s Game of the Year is the Dice Men’s WWBPL game this week, Mansions of Madness, and although it’s not without its issues – such as its ridiculous price – the praise is nearly universal. Not to be outdone, Mark takes his turn to list SEVEN of his favourite games of 2016, before Leon leads more »

The Dice Men Cometh – Episode 144

By | December 11, 2016

Original air date: 08/12/2016   If you need Christmas gift tips for the gamer in your life, look no further than this episode of the Dice Men, as Trent, Mark and Garth get help from Area 52’s Nicole, talking retail. Plus, Terraforming Mars is the hottest game no one can get their hands on, including more »

The Dice Men Cometh – Episode 138

By | October 14, 2016

Original air date: 13/10/16 Mark and Trent are joined by Dice Woman Tania to talk party games – specifically Dracula’s Feast. Tania’s the art director for this little Kickstarting gem that gives a friendly twist to hidden role games. There’s talk of cave farming in Caverna, the latest in board game news and your final more »

The Dice Men Cometh – Episode 137

By | October 10, 2016

Original air date: 6/10/16 This episode hasn’t quite made it behind the paywall (we’re looking at you, Tabletop), so tune in for free to hear Garth, Leon and Mark discuss the peaks and troughs of gaming. One peak we’ll tell you all about is Broad Peak, the expansion to K2, by Rebel.PL, whilst Garth delves to more »