Tag Archives: Grail Games

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 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 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 139

By | October 23, 2016

Original air date: 20/10/16 The inmates are running the asylum this week, as Mark and Garth thought it would be a good idea to leave Trent and Leon alone with no supervision. Oh dear. But worry not, they have plenty to talk about as they delve into the monster gaming experience of Twilight Imperium 3. 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 »