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Tom Vasel takes a look at the Best 10 Spiel des Jahres winners over the years and tells us why.

Direct download: DTVAudio610-BestTenSpielDesJahresWinners.mp3
Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 9:25pm EDT

Tom Vasel takes a look at the worst SdJ Winners and gives what game he thinks should've won that year.

Direct download: DTVAudio609-WorstTenSpielDesJahresWinners.mp3
Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 9:25pm EDT

Dice Tower Kickstarter Link:
https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/...

Tom Vasel takes a look at the news for the week, joined by a host of friends!

00:20 - Intro
02:18 - Board Game News
05:55 - Crowd Funding News - with Suzanne
09:13 - Whitleypedia
11:27 - Dice Dice Baby
12:59 - Q & A with Tom and Jason
16:30 - German for Board Gamers
18:21 - Painting Miniatures 101
20:26 - Dice Tower Productions
21:30 - Head in the Clouds with Chaz Marler
24:38 - The Best and the Worst
26:40 - Tom Thinks (Dice Tower Cruise)
31:58 - Fresh from France
33:58 - Snakes and Lattes
36:15 - Closing Thoughts

Direct download: DTVAudio608-BGB112-DiceTowerCruise.mp3
Category:News -- posted at: 9:24pm EDT

Here's a quick summary of all the games we reviewed this week!

Zee https://www.youtube.com/user/thedicet...
0:37 Cabo https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zP3AS...
0:51 Trekking the National Parks https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CoX4q...
1:08 Mangrovia https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mlEhT...

Forrest https://www.youtube.com/user/blqonXBL
1:36 Say Anything: Family Edition https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k-P_w...
1:55 Capser The Friendly Ghost https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xqHzc...
2:14 Battle Merchants https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JejBB...

Dan https://www.youtube.com/user/TheGameB...
2:41 OctoDice https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qS8Jg...
3:03 Odyssey: Wrath of Poseidon https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XCug7...
3:32 One Night Ultimate Vampire https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Epwwk...
3:59 ...And Then We Held Hands https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TMUwy...
4:21 Trekking the National Parks https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J_RAP...

Sam https://www.youtube.com/user/thedicet...
5:20 R2D2 & C3PO Expansion https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ofYNS...
5:27 Boba Fett Expansion https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NL-ck...
5:35 Kayn Somos Expansion https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hen3y...
5:46 Top Five religiously-Themed Games https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tVXRq...
6:15 Fire & Axe A comparision https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iExxC...
6:47 B-Sieged https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W1oiW...
7:16 Star Wars: Rebellion https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-zF6x...
8:08 "See you on the flip side"

Joel https://www.youtube.com/user/e3kmouse
8:15 Twilight Struggle https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WEbMK...
8:34 Nippon https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jnHBk...
8:49 Best Treehouse Ever https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wDNYb...

Tom https://www.youtube.com/user/thedicet...
9:15 B-Sieged https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W1oiW...
9:42 Sing It! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FVpSu...
9:52 V-Wars https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7W8ZC...
10:10 Tumult Royal https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Qjz58...
10:33 Food Fighters https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2n62T...
10:54 Voila! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F81eg...
11:12 Ra https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VsYYl...
11:35 Grand Austria Hotel https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9sq0S...
12:04 Arcadia https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=opx3z...
12:31 Star Wars: Rebellion https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-zF6x...

Direct download: DTVAudio607-WeekInReview-25Jan2016.mp3
Category:Reviews -- posted at: 9:22pm EDT

Tom Vasel takes a look at this vampires vs. humans game from Rob Daviau and IDW.

Direct download: DTVAudio606-VWars-TomVasel.mp3
Category:Reviews -- posted at: 9:21pm EDT

Tom Vasel and Sam Healey take a look at this tower defense style game from Cool Mini or Not.

Direct download: DTVAudio605-MD189-BSiegedSonsOfTheAbyss.mp3
Category:Reviews -- posted at: 9:20pm EDT

Tom & Melody take a look at this new game from Klaus & Benjamin Teuber.

Direct download: DTVAudio604-TumultRoyale-TomMelody.mp3
Category:Reviews -- posted at: 9:18pm EDT

Tom Vasel and Sam Healey take a look at this galactic wide Star Wars game from Fantasy Flight.

Direct download: DTVAudio603-MD188-StarWarsRebellion.mp3
Category:Reviews -- posted at: 9:16pm EDT

Tom and Jason take a look at the classic game of "RA" from Dr. Reiner Knizia.

Direct download: DTVAudio602-EGiA4-Ra.mp3
Category:Reviews -- posted at: 9:15pm EDT

Tom Vasel takes a look at this game from Soda Pop Miniatures.

Direct download: DTVAudio601-NinjaAllStars-TomVasel.mp3
Category:Reviews -- posted at: 9:14pm EDT

Tom Vasel, Zee Garcia, and Sam Healey give their Top 10 Games of 2006...games that are a decade old.

Direct download: DTVAudio600-TopTenGamesOf2006.output.mp3
Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 8:53pm EDT

Sam Healey takes a look at his Top 5 Religiously-Themed Games.

Direct download: DTVAudio599-TopFiveReligiouslyThemedGames.mp3
Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 8:50pm EDT

Tom Vasel and Jason Levine take a look at this new Lookout game about running your own hotel.

Direct download: DTVAudio598-EGiA3-GrandAustriaHotel.mp3
Category:Reviews -- posted at: 9:36pm EDT

Dice Tower Kickstarter Link:
https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/...

Tom Vasel takes a look at the news for the week, joined by a host of friends!

00:20 - Intro
01:53 - Board Game News
(http://casualgamerevolution.com/blog/...)
06:37 - Crowd Funding News - with Suzanne
09:17 - Whitleypedia
11:30 - Dice Dice Baby
13:01 - The Game Plan
14:53 - Q & A with Tom and Jason
18:31 - German for Board Gamers
20:37 - Painting Miniatures 101
22:36 - Dice Tower Productions
24:00 - Head in the Clouds with Chaz Marler
26:38 - The Best and the Worst
30:33 - Tom Thinks (Tom vs. Charity)
39:33 - Board Game Apps with Suzanne
41:47 - Fresh from France
42:59 - Snakes and Lattes
45:16 - Closing Thoughts

Direct download: DTVAudio597-BGB111-TomVsCharity.mp3
Category:News -- posted at: 9:35pm EDT

Here's a quick summary of all the games we reviewed this week!

Zee (https://www.youtube.com/user/thedicet...)
0:30 Super Farmer https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=axw0m...
0:45 Lutece https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o7yqg...
0:58 Sylvion https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D3HtK...
1:10 Castellion https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=phzsj...

Forrest (https://www.youtube.com/user/blqonXBL)
1:36 Thieves! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eT910...
1:51 Thurn and Taxis: Power and Glory https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gzLEc...
2:18 Dirigible Disaster https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=COk4d...
2:39 Don't Break the Ice https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WpzGb...

Dan (https://www.youtube.com/user/TheGameB...)
3:05 Pi Mal Pflaumen https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j9Fuy...
3:22 Treasure Hunter: Queenie 1 - Band of Goblins https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XbGNZ...
3:40 Treasure Hunter: Goblin's Loot https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oc5Ty...
3:52 Mow Money! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IIZ7R...
4:06 Rolling America https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XOB0n...

Sam (https://www.youtube.com/user/thedicet...)
4:30 Where Art Thou, Romeo https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XrIpJ...
4:47 Fire & Axe: A Viking Saga https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bPCbi...
5:09 Top 5 Star Wars Games https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SebSa...
5:22 Top 5 Zombie Games https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dGGZq...
5:41 See you on the Flip Side

Tom (https://www.youtube.com/user/thedicet...)
5:52 Ninja All Stars https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7W9uQ...
6:04 A Game of Gnomes https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jXhS_...
6:15 VuDu' https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jMmkL...
6:28 OMG https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XaNBF...
6:37 Gum Gum Machine https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zuTWa...
6:53 Epic PVP https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9w0fC...
7:11 Pharaoh's Gulo Gulo https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=whkn9...
7:24 Magic the Gathering: Arena of the Planeswalker Battle for Zendikar https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zEaow...
7:42 Cardline: Marvel https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vC_aZ...
7:57 Piratoons https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uuZki...
8:09 Pig 10 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VrL84...
8:22 Burgle Bros. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XLeYb...
8:40 Blood Rage: 5th Player Explansion https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vCxLS...
8:56 Dixit: Memories https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Vf531...
9:07 Brain-Freeze / Telepathy https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P9uxQ...
9:24 D&D Dice Masters: Faerûn Under Siege https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jPnF3...

Direct download: DTVAudio596-WeekInReview-18Jan2016.mp3
Category:Reviews -- posted at: 9:32pm EDT

Tom Vasel takes a look at this two player deck-shuffling game from AEG.

Direct download: DTVAudio595-EpicPVP-TomVasel.mp3
Category:Reviews -- posted at: 9:32pm EDT

Jason Levine takes a look at this eurogame...I don't know what to tell ya...

Direct download: DTVAudio594-Kraftwagen-JasonLevine.mp3
Category:Reviews -- posted at: 3:33pm EDT

Tom Vasel takes a look at this cooperative game about pulling off a caper.

Direct download: DTVAudio593-BurgleBros-TomVasel.mp3
Category:Reviews -- posted at: 3:32pm EDT

Dice Tower Kickstarter Link:
https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/...

Tom Vasel takes a look at the news for the week, joined by a host of friends!

00:20 - Intro
01:35 - Board Game News
07:39 - Whitleypedia
09:27 - Dice Dice Baby
10:39 - AFR 2 Minute Drill
12:39 - Q & A with Tom and Jason
16:34 - German for Board Gamers
17:54 - Miniatures Painting
19:58 - Dice Tower Productions
21:03 - Head in the Clouds with Chaz Marler
24:02 - The Best and the Worst
26:03 - Board Game Room Tours
27:11 - Tom Thinks (Rating Games)
32:27 - Board Game Apps with Suzanne
34:55 - Board Game Theater
36:55 - Fresh from France
38:58 - Snakes and Lattes
41:17 - Closing Thoughts

Direct download: DTVAudio592-BGB110-GamingCultures.mp3
Category:News -- posted at: 3:30pm EDT

We look at the games we reviewed this week

Zee Garcia (https://www.youtube.com/user/thedicet...)
0:34 Odin's Ravens https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TWhkf...
0:55 Pirate Den https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i5QJ9...
1:12 The Prodigals Club https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M7Y07...

Forrest (https://www.youtube.com/user/blqonXBL)
1:40 Chopstick Dexterity Megachallenge https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3bpES...
2:06 War for the Whitehouse https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jW-dR...
2:31 The Manhatten Project: Engergy Empire https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w5Aa6...
3:03 Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Rings https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9Da2K...

Dan (https://www.youtube.com/user/TheGameB...)
3:36 King Chocolate https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gT16J...
3:44 Da Luigi https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZDIrI...
3:57 Amphipolis https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AXQKn...
4:09 Ninja Camp https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YTOTr...
4:22 Haru Ichiban https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4gJls...

Joel (https://www.youtube.com/user/e3kmouse)
4:50 Caylus https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ua6ln...
4:56 Hocus https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iAHfF...
5:17 Isle of Skye https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RZFgj...

Sam (https://www.youtube.com/user/thedicet...)
5:45 Aetherium Minis Revisited https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NF_1E...
6:07 Top 5 Games with Dwarves https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wBKn7...
6:12 Top 5 Viking games https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JZYDO...
6:31 "See you on the flip side"

Tom (https://www.youtube.com/user/thedicet...)
6:41 Nippon https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X8003...
6:55 King Chocolate https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SBeSP...
7:07 Raiders of the North Sea https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iFU3W...
Buy great games at http://www.coolstuffinc.com

Direct download: DTVAudio591-WeekInReview-11Jan2016.mp3
Category:Reviews -- posted at: 3:27pm EDT

Tom Vasel and Jason Levine take a look at this heavy Eurogame set in Japan.

Direct download: DTVAudio590-EGiA1-Nippon.mp3
Category:Reviews -- posted at: 9:55pm EDT

We look at the games we reviewed this week

Zee (https://www.youtube.com/user/thedicet...)
0:33 Scape https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hCILj...
0:57 Valley of the Kings: Afterlife https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Zespq...
1:22 The Builders: Antiquity https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qYLtI...

Forrest (https://www.youtube.com/user/blqonXBL)
1:51 Munchkin: Loot Letter https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VyyvE...
2:05 Res Publica 2230AD https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vsINR...
2:30 Exploding Kittens NSFW Edition https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FHcAx...

Dan (https://www.youtube.com/user/TheGameB...)
3:18 Splender https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jP0d_...
3:33 Ticket to Ride https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2ZFDv...
3:48 Xenon Profiteer https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=na767...
4:03 Prime Time https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-h3pB...
4:20 Automobiles https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CcgDD...
4:38 Potion Explosion https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MGtU2...
4:56 Grand Austria Hotel https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xFZHt...

Sam (https://www.youtube.com/user/thedicet...)
5:30 Rise of the Kage https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=piBH7...
6:10 Loot https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-4OHS...
6:40 Memoir '44 Buying Guide https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jRjiI...

Tom (https://www.youtube.com/user/thedicet...)
7:20 Mafia Casino https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iawDK...
7:39 Flip the Bird https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=msSMm...
7:55 Oath of the Brotherhood https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pCgb0...
8:14 Vaca Loca https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=evFtP...
8:25 Fox's Party https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2hxrn...
8:40 Mess Machine https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ft_az...
9:00 Fuse https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=932eB...
9:17 Dale of Merchents https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VIvjB...
9:40 Spirits of the Rice Paddy https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C9DNc...
9:59 Dojo Kun https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AvHTa...

Direct download: DTVAudio589-WeekInReview-4Jan2016.mp3
Category:Reviews -- posted at: 9:54pm EDT

Dice Tower Kickstarter Link:
https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/...

Tom Vasel takes a look at the news for the week, joined by a host of friends!

0:20 - Intro
4:54 - Board Game News
7:50 - Kickstarter News with Board Game Brawl
10:00 - Whitleypedia
12:13 - Dice Dice Baby
15:20 - Q & A with Tom and Jason
17:51 - German for Board Gamers
19:24 - Miniatures Painting
21:23 - Dice Tower Productions
22:31 - Head in the Clouds with Chaz Marler
25:39 - Tom Thinks
31:39 - Board Game Apps with Suzanne
33:55 - Closing Thoughts

Direct download: DTVAudio588-BGB109-2016Predictions.mp3
Category:News -- posted at: 9:53pm EDT

Tom Vasel takes a look at the news of the week, joined by a host of friends!

Kickstarter pictures - https://www.boardgamegeek.com/thread/...

00:20 - Intro
01:34 - Board Game News
03:16 - Asmodee USA discussion
16:11 - Kickstarter News with Board Game Brawl
19:27 - Whitleypedia
21:34 - Dice Dice Baby
23:02 - The Game Plan
25:09 - How to pronounce German Games
26:33 - Miniatures Painting
28:29 - Dice Tower Productions
29:26 - Head in the Clouds with Chaz Marler
32:33 - Board Game Social
34:28 - Tom Thinks (Rating Games)
40:44 - The Best and the Worst
42:36 - Board Game Theater
47:37 - Snakes and Lattes
49:58 - Closing Thoughts

Direct download: DTVAudio587-BGB108-2015PredictionResults.mp3
Category:News -- posted at: 9:50pm EDT

We take a look at the games we reviewed last week.


Zee (https://www.youtube.com/user/thedicet...)
0:32 Senji https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MtWhe...
0:54 Apocalypse Chaos https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NfXzZ...

Forrest (https://www.youtube.com/user/blqonXBL)
1:27 Hoopdilah https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CMLHm...
1:42 Villains and Vigilantes https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f372P...
2:04 Hanabi https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t1qGA...

Dan (https://www.youtube.com/user/TheGameB...)
2:29 Wambat Rescue https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EOYmI...
2:37 Pie Face! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=af-7G...
2:45 Escape: Traps https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oih0g...
2:57 Tumult Royal https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7klIV...
3:16 Raptor https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RVUpF...

Joel (https://www.youtube.com/user/e3kmouse)
3:40 Tumult Royal https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hwn6i...
4:04 Fleet Wharfside https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lcq_h...
4:22 Food Chain Magnate https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OlBs8...

Sam (https://www.youtube.com/user/thedicet...)
4:47 The Resistance https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3aR2E...
5:06 Wasabi https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0WqUd...
5:27 Risk: Star Wars Edition https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=blBof...
6:03 "See you on the flip side"

Tom (https://www.youtube.com/user/thedicet...)
6:06 Trickerion Update https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TKuCb...
6:19 $tinky Busines$ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zh1oM...
6:34 Flock https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kwTvE...
6:49 Guess What? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FL1aQ...
7:04 Wonky https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZE6eR...
7:14 Aya https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4rLKI...
7:26 Trexo https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7quA3...
7:40 Bottom of the 9th https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q4QQZ...
7:53 CV https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OVWXy...
8:06 Ascension: Dreamscape https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QJOXe...
8:21 Runebound: 3rd Edition https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k6pjy...
8:38 El Grande Big Box https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mjgvY...

Direct download: DTVAudio586-WeekInReview-28Dec2015.mp3
Category:Reviews -- posted at: 9:48pm EDT

Tom Vasel takes a look at the new 20th anniversary edition of this classic game.

Direct download: DTVAudio585-ElGrandeBigBox-TomVasel.mp3
Category:Reviews -- posted at: 9:47pm EDT

Jason answers your questions, live!

Direct download: DTVAudio584-LiveQA-Jason-2Jan2016.mp3
Category:Live Q & A -- posted at: 8:59pm EDT

The guys from the Dice Tower answer your questions, live!

Direct download: DTVAudio583-LiveQA-TomSamZee-31Dec2015.mp3
Category:Live Q & A -- posted at: 10:02pm EDT

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