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Join Zee Garcia and company on episode 16 of Board Game Blender!

Show Notes:

00:00 Intro
01:30 Real Talk (w/ Sam)
05:54 The Suzanne Plan
10:00 Bored Online? Board Offline!
13:00 Board of Education (w/ Tiff)
15:56 The Quirky Game
17:50 Würfel Reviews
22:25 MAGGIBOT
25:35 Boards & Crafts (w/ Jessi)
28:13 Under The Radar
30:38 The Bargain Ben
33:51 Designer Spotlight (w/ Jason)
35:17 Face-Off
39:14 Guess The Blurry Cover
39:31 Gaming Terms & Concepts Explained
40:05 Corner Chat featuring Isaac Vega
46:47 Outro

Direct download: DTVAudio521-BGBlend16-CooperationBetrayal.mp3
Category:General -- posted at: 3:09pm EST

We come to the conclusion of our video series as Eric presents his favorite games - ever!

Direct download: DTVAudio520-EricTop100Games-10-1.mp3
Category:Top 100 -- posted at: 3:06pm EST

Join us as we gush about our favorite new games in September 2015!

Direct download: DTVAudio519-BlenderBestOfSep2015.mp3
Category:General -- posted at: 3:05pm EST

Tom Vasel takes a look at ten amazing games, joined by Zee and Sam.

Direct download: DTVAudio518-TomTop100Games-20-11.mp3
Category:Top 100 -- posted at: 3:04pm EST

Jason Levine (joined by Tom) gives us the second to last installment in his series of favorite board games!

Direct download: DTVAudio517-JasonTop100Games-20-11.mp3
Category:Top 100 -- posted at: 3:03pm EST

Tom Vasel takes a look at some more of his favorite games!

Direct download: DTVAudio516-TomTop100Games-30-21.mp3
Category:Top 100 -- posted at: 3:02pm EST

Eric reaches the penultimate video in his top 100 games of all time.

Direct download: DTVAudio515-EricTop100Games-20-11.mp3
Category:Top 100 -- posted at: 3:01pm EST

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

Dice Tower Promos available here: http://www.coolstuffinc.com/page/2380

Show Notes:
00:20 - Intro
02:29 - Board Game News
03:14 - Kickstarter News with Board Game Brawl
06:36 - Whitleypedia
08:28 - Gamers to Avoid
08:52 - Dice Tower Productions
09:53 - Q & A with Tom and Jason (or just Jason)
12:34 - Head in the Clouds with Chaz Marler
15:44 - Week in Review
24:03 - Miniatures Painting
25:58 - Things that Tick me Off
26:33 - Board Game Social
28:22 - Board Game Theater
30:23 - Tom Thinks (Grand Con 2015)
33:49 - Snakes and Lattes
36:20 - Closing Thoughts

Direct download: DTVAudio514-BGB95-GrandCon2015.mp3
Category:News -- posted at: 3:00pm EST

We continue counting down Jason Levine's top 100 games of all time!

Direct download: DTVAudio513-JasonTop100Games-30-21.mp3
Category:Top 100 -- posted at: 2:59pm EST

Welcome back to our countdown and join Tom, Sam, and Zee for another ten games in Tom Vasel's top 100 games of all time!

Direct download: DTVAudio512-TomTop100Games-40-31.mp3
Category:Top 100 -- posted at: 2:58pm EST

Tom Vasel looks at this game that takes the popular Krosmaster Arena and turns it into an adventure quest!

Direct download: DTVAudio511-KrosmasterQuest-TomVasel.mp3
Category:Reviews -- posted at: 2:57pm EST

We get closer to the top of Tom Vasel's favorite games of all time, with Sam Healey and Zee Garcia tagging along.

Direct download: DTVAudio510-TomTop100Games-50-41.mp3
Category:Top 100 -- posted at: 2:56pm EST

Tom Vasel continues counting down his top 100 games of all time with guests - and frequent hecklers - Sam Healey and Zee Garcia.

Direct download: DTVAudio509-TomTop100Games-60-51.mp3
Category:Top 100 -- posted at: 2:54pm EST

We continue counting down Jason Levine's top 100 games of all time!

Direct download: DTVAudio508-JasonTop100Games-40-31.mp3
Category:Top 100 -- posted at: 2:52pm EST

Tom Vasel, Sam Healey, and Zee Garcia take a look at 100 games being released at the Essen Game Fair. Here's the last twenty!

00:58 - Legacy: The Testament of the Duke de Crecy - Five Families
02:00 - Neuroshima: Convoy
03:23 - Flick 'Em Up! Stallion Canyon
04:08 - Carson City: Big Box
04:52 - Inhabit the Earth
06:33 - Termity
07:33 - 7 Wonders: Duel
09:16 - Roll for the Galaxy: Ambition
09:56 - Steampunk Rally
10:53 - T.I.M.E. Stories
12:02 - Food Chain Magnate
13:01 - Between Two Cities
14:03 - Stronghold (Second Edition)
14:55 - The Golden Ages
15:48 - A Study in Emerald (Second Edition)
17:14 - We Were Brothers
18:51 - Shakespeare
19:45 - Castellion
20:44 - Pandemic Legacy
21:48 - Beasty Bar: New Beasts in Town

Direct download: DTVAudio507-Essen2015Preview-Part5.mp3
Category:Convention Coverage -- posted at: 2:19pm EST

Tom Vasel, Sam Healey, and Zee Garcia take a look at 100 games being released at the Essen Game Fair. Here's twenty more!

01:23 - Perfect Alibi
02:29 - Dixit: Memories
04:02 - Hengist
05:07 - Colt Express: Horses & Stagecoach
07:31 - Watson & Holmes
08:44 - Mafia de Cuba
09:32 - Kemet:Ta-Seti
10:55 - Raptor
13:00 - Hack Trick
14:36 - Trickerion: Legends of Illusion
15:55 - TimeBomb
16:52 - Joraku
18:32 - Thunderbirds
20:05 - Posthuman
22:54 - Simurgh
24:20 - They Come Unseen
25:12 - The Bloody Inn
26:36 - Apollo XIII
27:21 - Tail Feathers
28:26 - RevoltAAA

Direct download: DTVAudio506-Essen2015Preview-Part4.mp3
Category:Convention Coverage -- posted at: 2:18pm EST

Tom Vasel, Sam Healey, and Zee Garcia take a look at 100 games being released at the Essen Game Fair. Here's twenty more!

00:30 - Bellz
01:29 - Poseidon's Kingdom
02:38 - Bardagi: The Claim for Gold
04:48 - Shinobi Assassins
05:48 - Taverna
07:24 - CVlizations
09:00 - AdventureLand
10:02 - Karuba
10:55 - Spookies
12:04 - German Railroads
14:26 - Aramini Circus
15:08 - The Big Book of Madness
16:22 - Candy Chaser
17:00 - For Sale
18:24 - Nyet!
19:13 - Sapiens
20:27 - Sheep & Thief
21:31 - Vampire Radar
22:34 - Deception: Murder in Hong Kong
24:00 - M.U.L.E. The Board Game

Direct download: DTVAudio505-Essen2015Preview-Part3.mp3
Category:Convention Coverage -- posted at: 2:17pm EST

Tom Vasel, Sam Healey, and Zee Garcia take a look at 100 games being released at the Essen Game Fair. Here's the second twenty!

00:38 - The Curse of the Black Dice
01:39 - ExoPlanets
02:45 - Game of Trains
03:55 - Internal Affairs
05:20 - Fendo
06:10 - Council of Four
07:14 - Insoliti Sospetti (The Unusual Suspects)
08:31 - La Torre dei Monstri
09:13 - The Prodigals Club
10:41 - Through The Ages: A New Story of Civilization
11:46 - Ticket to Ride: UK & Penn
13:12 - Double Mission
14:45 - Oath of the Brotherhood
16:30 - Shadows Over Normandie
18:19 - Orleans: Invasion
18:58 - Die Geheimnisvolle Drachenhohle
19:56 - BANG! The Duel
21:43 - Brettspiel Adventskalender 2015
23:25 - Stinky Business
24:28 - Andromeda

Direct download: DTVAudio504-Essen2015Preview-Part2.mp3
Category:Convention Coverage -- posted at: 2:15pm EST

Tom Vasel, Sam Healey, and Zee Garcia take a look at 100 games being released at the Essen Game Fair. Here's the first twenty!

02:15 - 504
04:21 - AYA
06:31 - Dice City
08:03 - Flock
09:21 - 3 sind eine zu viel!
10:22 - Spirits of the Rice Paddy
11:43 - Automania
12:50 - Antarctica
14:28 - The Pursuit of Happiness
15:47 - Stellar Conflict
17:38 - Cardline: Marvel
19:09 - 7 Ronin
20:23 - Waste Knights
22:00 - Castles of Mad King Ludwig: Secrets
22:45 - Favor of the Pharaoh
24:12 - Terra
26:01 - Piratoons
26:44 - Targets
27:30 - Celestia
28:47 - Casting

Direct download: DTVAudio503-Essen2015Preview-Part1.mp3
Category:Convention Coverage -- posted at: 2:14pm EST

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

Dice Tower Promos available here: http://www.coolstuffinc.com/page/2380

Show Notes:
00:20 - Intro
01:41 - Board Game News
03:14 - Kickstarter News with Board Game Brawl
06:20 - Whitleypedia
08:06 - Gamers to Avoid
09:04 - Dice Tower Productions
10:24 - Head in the Clouds with Chaz Marler
13:18 - Week in Review
22:20 - Miniatures Painting
24:17 - Things that Tick me Off
25:01 - Board Games and Bow Ties
27:30 - Building Blocks with the Dukes of Dice
29:19 - Tom Thinks (The Dice Tower Behemoth)
36:23 - Board Game Apps with Suzanne
38:47 - Snakes and Lattes
41:09 - Closing Thoughts

Direct download: DTVAudio502-BGB94-TheDiceTowerBehemoth.mp3
Category:News -- posted at: 9:31pm EST

Jason Levine and Tom Vasel continue going through Jason's Top 100 Games of All Time, with #50 through #41!

Direct download: DTVAudio501-JasonTop100Games-50-41.mp3
Category:Top 100 -- posted at: 9:27pm EST

Tom Vasel takes a look at this new, updated version of CS Files, from Grey Fox Games.

Direct download: DTVAudio500-DeceptionMurderInHongKong-TomVasel.mp3
Category:Reviews -- posted at: 9:25pm EST

Eric continues the countdown of his favorite games of all time!

Direct download: DTVAudio499-EricTop100Games-30-21.mp3
Category:Top 100 -- posted at: 9:24pm EST

Sam and Zee join Tom Vasel as he continues counting down his favorite games of all time - and his guests continue to pick on his choices.

Direct download: DTVAudio498-TomTop100Games-70-61.mp3
Category:Top 100 -- posted at: 9:23pm EST

Join Zee Garcia and company on episode 15 of Board Game Blender!

Show Notes:

00:00 Intro
01:30 The Suzanne Plan
05:09 Buy, Try, or Deny (w/ Indiana John)
09:25 Board of Education (w/ Tiff)
12:42 Retro Board Game Corner
15:45 The Quirky Game
19:06 Real Talk (w/ Sam)
22:49 MAGGIBOT
25:59 Under The Radar
28:53 Würfel Reviews
31:19 Guess The Blurry Cover
31:38 Gaming Terms & Concepts Explained
32:06 The Bargain Ben
37:53 Corner Chat featuring Sean Brown (Mr. B Games)
43:04 Outro

Direct download: DTVAudio497-BGBlend15-HexesSquares.mp3
Category:General -- posted at: 9:19pm EST

Jason Levine and Tom Vasel continue going through Jason's Top 100 Games of All Time, with #60 through #51!

Direct download: DTVAudio496-JasonTop100Games-60-51.mp3
Category:Top 100 -- posted at: 9:17pm EST

Sam and Zee join Tom Vasel as he continues counting down his favorite games of all time - and his guests continue to pick on his choices.

Direct download: DTVAudio495-TomTop100Games-80-71.mp3
Category:Top 100 -- posted at: 9:16pm EST

Tom, Sam, and Zee take a look at Pandemic Legacy, the cooperative game that keeps evolving.

Direct download: DTVAudio494-MD180-PandemicLegacy.output.mp3
Category:Reviews -- posted at: 9:15pm EST

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

Dice Tower Promos available here: http://www.coolstuffinc.com/page/2380

Show Notes:
00:20 - Intro
01:51 - Board Game News
04:40 - Kickstarter News with Board Game Brawl
07:20 - Whitleypedia
09:36 - Q & A with Tom and Jason
14:08 - Gamers to Avoid
14:00 - Dice Tower Productions
15:11 - Head in the Clouds with Chaz Marler
18:14 - Week in Review
29:53 - Board Game Theater
31:52 - Things that Tick me Off
32:43 - Board Game Baker
34:46 - August Games Sold - in Review
38:01 - Fresh From France
40:06 - Tom Thinks (The Good of Kickstarter)
44:23 - Board Game Apps with Suzanne
46:22 - Board Game Social
48:07 - Closing Thoughts

Direct download: DTVAudio493-BGB93-TheGoodOfKickstarter.mp3
Category:News -- posted at: 9:14pm EST

Eric continues the countdown of his favorite games of all time!

Direct download: DTVAudio492-EricTop100Games-40-31.mp3
Category:Top 100 -- posted at: 9:07pm EST

Sam and Zee join Tom Vasel as he goes through the next installment of his Top 100 Games of All Time!

Direct download: DTVAudio491-TomTop100Games-90-81.mp3
Category:Top 100 -- posted at: 9:05pm EST

Tom and Sam take a look at this new pirate game from Cool Mini or Not!

Direct download: DTVAudio490-MD179-RumAndBones.mp3
Category:Reviews -- posted at: 9:04pm EST

Tom Vasel, Zee Garcia, and Sam Healey take a look at their favorite exploration board games.

Direct download: DTVAudio489-TopTenExplorationGames.mp3
Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 9:02pm EST

Jason Levine and Tom Vasel continue going through Jason's Top 100 Games of All Time, with #70 through #61!

Direct download: DTVAudio488-JasonTop100Games-70-61.mp3
Category:Top 100 -- posted at: 9:00pm EST

We kick off the 2015 edition of Tom's favorite games of all time!

Direct download: DTVAudio487-TomTop100Games-100-91.mp3
Category:Top 100 -- posted at: 8:59pm EST

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

Dice Tower Promos available here: http://www.coolstuffinc.com/page/2380

Show Notes:
00:20 - Intro
01:21 - Board Game News 
03:31 - Kickstarter News with Board Game Brawl
06:39 - Whitleypedia
08:55 - Q & A with Tom and Jason
11:35 - Gamers to Avoid
12:14 - Dice Tower Productions
13:39 - Head in the Clouds with Chaz Marler
16:40 - Week in Review
25:45 - AFR 2 Minute Report
27:45 - Things that Tick me Off
28:35 - Dukes of Dice
30:18 - Tom Thinks (Leaving the Dice Tower)
35:44 - Board Game Apps with Suzanne
37:57 - Snakes and Lattes
40:24 - Closing Thoughts

Direct download: DTVAudio486-BGB92-LeavingTheDiceTower.mp3
Category:News -- posted at: 8:56pm EST

Eric continues to go through his list of favorite board games - now in the second half!

Direct download: DTVAudio485-EricTop100Games-50-41.mp3
Category:Top 100 -- posted at: 8:00pm EST

Tom Vasel and Sam Healey take a look at this cooperative pirate game.

Direct download: DTVAudio484-MD178-DeadMenTellNoTales.mp3
Category:Reviews -- posted at: 4:56pm EST

Join Zee Garcia and company on episode 14 of Board Game Blender!

Show Notes:
00:00 Intro
02:08 Board of Education (w/ Tiff)
04:29 Exactly Ten Second Reviews (w/ Chaz Marler)
04:56 MAGGIBOT
07:28 Retro Board Game Corner
10:18 The Quirky Game
13:25 Corner Chat featuring Brett Sobol
18:53 Under The Radar
21:10 Exactly Ten Second Reviews (w/ Chaz Marler)
21:31 Würfel Reviews (welcoming Alina!)
25:04 Guess The Blurry Cover
25:22 Bored Online? Board Offline!
28:44 Designer Spotlight (w/ Jason)
30:57 Real Talk (w/ Sam)
33:58 Face Off
40:06 Gaming Terms & Concepts Explained
40:33 Buy, Try, or Deny (w/ Indiana John)
45:22 Outro

Direct download: DTVAudio483-BGBlend14-ItsTheEconomy.mp3
Category:General -- posted at: 4:55pm EST

Jason Levine (joined by Tom) gives us the next ten games in his list of his favorite board games of all time!

Direct download: DTVAudio482-JasonTop100Games-80-71.mp3
Category:Top 100 -- posted at: 4:52pm EST

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

Dice Tower Promos available here: http://www.coolstuffinc.com/page/2380

Show Notes:
00:20 - Intro
02:24 - Board Game News 
05:05 - Kickstarter News with Board Game Brawl
08:10 - Whitleypedia
10:17 - Q & A with Tom and Jason
12:23 - Dice Tower Productions
13:34 - Head in the Clouds with Chaz Marler
16:46 - Week in Review
26:26 - Things that Tick me Off
27:07 - Board Games & Bow Ties
28:47 - Tom Thinks (The Problems with Kickstarter)
37:38 - Board Game Apps with Suzanne
39:33 - Snakes and Lattes
41:54 - Closing Thoughts

Direct download: DTVAudio481-BGB91-TheProblemsWithKickstarter.mp3
Category:News -- posted at: 4:50pm EST

Eric finishes the first half of his favorite 100 games.

Direct download: DTVAudio480-EricTop100Games-60-51.mp3
Category:Top 100 -- posted at: 4:48pm EST

Tom Vasel, Sam Healey, and Zee Garcia take a look at their favorite games to come out via Kickstarter funding.

Direct download: DTVAudio479-TopTenKickstarterGames.mp3
Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 4:47pm EST

Tom Vasel takes a look at Warband: Against the Darkness.

Direct download: DTVAudio478-Warband-TomVasel.mp3
Category:Reviews -- posted at: 4:45pm EST

Tom, Sam, and Zee take a break from reviewing board games and instead talk about their favorite ten scripted TV series.

Direct download: DTVAudio477-TopTenTVSeries.mp3
Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 4:43pm EST

Tom Vasel takes a look at this Gale Force 9 Game about wrestling!

Direct download: DTVAudio476-WWESuperstarShowdown-TomVasel.mp3
Category:Reviews -- posted at: 4:41pm EST

Jason Levine (joined by Tom) gives us the next ten games in his list of his favorite board games of all time!

Direct download: DTVAudio475-JasonTop100Games-90-81.mp3
Category:Top 100 -- posted at: 4:40pm EST

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

Show Notes:
00:20 - Intro
01:25 - Board Game News 
02:14 - Kickstarter News with Board Game Brawl
05:04 - Whitleypedia
07:07 - Q & A with Tom and Jason
10:16 - Dice Tower Productions
11:02 - Head in the Clouds with Chaz Marler
13:55 - Week in Review
19:43 - Board Game Baker
21:46 - Things that Tick me Off
22:39 - Dukes of Dice
24:38 - Dice Dice Baby
26:20 - Board Game Theater
29:17 - Tom Thinks (Vasel's Law)
33:52 - Board Game Apps with Suzanne
36:04 - Snakes and Lattes
38:13 - Closing Thoughts

Direct download: DTVAudio474-BGB90-WhatMakesAGameGreat.mp3
Category:News -- posted at: 4:38pm EST

Eric continues his journey through his favorite board games of all time!

Direct download: DTVAudio473-EricTop100Games-70-61.mp3
Category:Top 100 -- posted at: 11:35am EST

Tom, Zee, and Sam take a look at the new version of Mission: Red Planet from Fantasy Flight Games!

Direct download: DTVAudio472-MD176-MissionRedPlanet.mp3
Category:Reviews -- posted at: 11:33am EST

Jason Levine (joined by Tom) gives us the first ten games in his list of his favorite board games of all time!

Direct download: DTVAudio471-JasonTop100Games-100-91.mp3
Category:Top 100 -- posted at: 11:32am EST

Tom Vasel, Sam Healey, and Zee Garcia take a look at this cooperative deduction game from Asmodee.

Direct download: DTVAudio470-MD175-Mysterium.mp3
Category:Reviews -- posted at: 11:31am EST

Join Zee Garcia and company on episode 13 of Board Game Blender!

Show Notes:

00:00 Intro
03:25 Board of Education (w/ Tiff)
07:22 The Bargain Ben (w/ Ben and Kirsten)
10:53 Pro Neutral Con (w/ Jon)
13:36 Exactly Ten Second Reviews (w/ Chaz Marler)
13:54 The Suzanne Plan
17:00 Bored Online? Board Offline!
20:46 The Quirky Game
24:06 Corner Chat featuring Ignacy Trzewiczek
30:52 Under The Radar
33:26 Exactly Ten Second Reviews (w/ Chaz Marler)
33:45 Würfel Reviews
37:05 Guess The Blurry Cover
37:22 MAGGIBOT
40:33 Retro Board Game Corner
44:29 Real Talk (w/ Sam)
48:03 Face Off
52:44 Gaming Terms & Concepts Explained
53:06 Outtro

Direct download: DTVAudio469-BGBlend13-Imports.mp3
Category:General -- posted at: 11:30am EST

Tom Vasel takes a look at this dragon rampaging game from Catalyst Games.

Direct download: DTVAudio468-WrathOfDragons-TomVasel.mp3
Category:Reviews -- posted at: 11:26am EST

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

Show Notes:
00:20 - Intro
02:20 - Board Game News 
06:03 - Kickstarter News with Board Game Brawl
08:46 - Whitleypedia
10:57 - Q & A with Tom and Jason
15:11 - Dice Tower Productions
16:16 - Head in the Clouds with Chaz Marler
19:12 - Gamers to Avoid
19:30 - Week in Review
24:56 - Board Games & Bow Ties
26:51 - Things that Tick me Off
27:40 - AFR Two Minute Drill
29:27 - Tom Thinks (Vasel's Law)
34:10 - Board Game Apps with Suzanne
36:35 - Snakes and Lattes
38:08 - Closing Thoughts

Direct download: DTVAudio467-BGB89-VaselsLaw.mp3
Category:News -- posted at: 11:25am EST

Eric continues his top 100 games of all time!

Direct download: DTVAudio466-EricTop100Games-80-71.mp3
Category:Top 100 -- posted at: 11:24am EST

Tom Vasel, Sam Healey, and Zee Garcia look at their favorite ways to resolve conflict in board games. (And not arguing between players, but combat resolution.)

Direct download: DTVAudio465-TopTenWaysToFightInAGame.mp3
Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 1:22pm EST

Eric continues his top 100 games of all time!

Direct download: DTVAudio464-EricTop100Games-90-81.mp3
Category:Top 100 -- posted at: 1:20pm EST

Tom Vasel, Sam Healey, and Zee Garcia take a look at this new game from Red Raven Games.

Direct download: DTVAudio463-MD172-ArtifactsInc.mp3
Category:Reviews -- posted at: 1:19pm EST

Sam takes a look at the expansion for Dice Town.

Direct download: DTVAudio462-DiceTownExpansion-SamHealey.mp3
Category:Reviews -- posted at: 1:18pm EST

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

Convention for Sam and Zee - https://www.facebook.com/WestTexasTab...

Show Notes:
00:20 - Intro
01:07 - Board Game News (contest)
02:31 - Kickstarter News with Board Game Brawl
05:30 - Whitleypedia
07:38 - Dice Tower Productions
08:47 - Head in the Clouds with Chaz Marler
11:37 - Gamers to Avoid
12:10 - Dice Dice Baby - http://www.knowchancegames.com/produc...
14:26 - Building Blocks
16:24 - Things that Tick me Off
17:13 - Board Game Baker
19:04 - Tom Thinks (Stop the Mediocrity)
24:04 - Snakes and Lattes
26:18 - Closing Thoughts

Direct download: DTVAudio461-BGB88-NoMoreMediocreGames.mp3
Category:News -- posted at: 1:17pm EST

Tom Vasel, Sam Healey, and Zee Garcia talk about GenCon 2015, and give our overall impressions of the convention.

Direct download: DTVAudio460-GenCon2015Review-OverallThoughts.mp3
Category:Convention Coverage -- posted at: 1:15pm EST

Tom Vasel, Sam Healey, and Zee Garcia talk about some games we played or demoed at GenCon 2015.

Direct download: DTVAudio459-GenCon2015Review-GamesPlayed.mp3
Category:Convention Coverage -- posted at: 1:12pm EST

Tom Vasel, Sam Healey, and Zee Garcia talk about GenCon 2015, and some of the events we participated in there, and what it was like running a booth!

Direct download: DTVAudio458-GenCon2015Review-Experiences.mp3
Category:Convention Coverage -- posted at: 1:10pm EST

Join Zee Garcia and company on episode 12 of Board Game Blender!

Show Notes:

00:00 Intro
03:43 The Bargain Ben (w/ Ben and Kirsten)
08:18 Pro Neutral Con (w/ Jon)
11:55 The Suzanne Plan
14:52 Bored Online? Board Offline!
18:38 The Quirky Game
22:10 Corner Chat featuring Bruno Cathala
27:29 Buy Try or Deny (w/ Indiana John)
32:45 Under The Radar
36:25 Wurfel Reviews
38:35 Designer Spotlight
40:11 Guess The Blurry Cover
40:29 MAGGIBOT
43:43 Retro Board Game Corner
47:44 Grizzly Gaming - Two Player Palace
51:28 Real Talk (w/ Sam)
54:41 Face Off
01:01:55 Gaming Terms & Concepts Explained
01:02:16 Outtro

Direct download: DTVAudio457-BGBlend12-InItToWinIt.mp3
Category:General -- posted at: 1:09pm EST

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

Show Notes:
00:20 - Intro
01:30 - Board Game News
09:12 - Kickstarter News with Board Game Brawl
12:19 - Whitleypedia
14:40 - Board Game Apps with Suzanne
17:25 - Dice Tower Productions
18:34 - Head in the Clouds with Chaz Marler
21:42 - Gamers to Avoid
22:02 - The Week in Review
24:34 - The Discriminating Gamer
26:07 - Tom Thinks (The More the Merrier)
30:37 - Closing Thoughts

Direct download: DTVAudio456-BGB87-TheMoreTheMerrier.mp3
Category:News -- posted at: 1:05pm EST

Eric starts his top 100 games of all time! Filmed in 2015.

Direct download: DTVAudio455-EricTop100Games-100-91.mp3
Category:Top 100 -- posted at: 8:46pm EST

Dan King takes a look at this card game.

Direct download: DTVAudio454-KingsKilt-GameBoyGeek.mp3
Category:Reviews -- posted at: 8:45pm EST

Tom Vasel takes a look at this game for large groups!

Direct download: DTVAudio453-TwoRoomsAndABoom-TomVasel.mp3
Category:Reviews -- posted at: 8:44pm EST

What are the best games we've played in July, 2015? Watch the video and find out!

Direct download: DTVAudio452-BlendersBestOfTheMonth-July2015.mp3
Category:General -- posted at: 8:44pm EST

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

Show Notes:
00:20 - Intro
02:45 - Board Game News
05:07 - Kickstarter News with Board Game Brawl
07:51 - Whitleypedia
10:00 - Q & A with Tom and Jason
13:09 - Board Game Apps with Suzanne
15:08 - Dice Tower Productions
16:18 - Head in the Clouds with Chaz Marler
19:04 - Dice Dice Baby - http://www.syrinscape.com
24:13 - Gamers to Avoid
24:48 - The Week in Review
26:53 - Board Games Everybody Should
28:52 - Boardgame Baker
30:46 - Tom Thinks (Being Noticed)
39:21 - Snakes and Lattes
41:13 - Closing Thoughts

Direct download: DTVAudio451-BGB86-BeingNoticed.mp3
Category:News -- posted at: 8:41pm EST

Sam takes a look at both Kingsburg and its expansion.

Direct download: DTVAudio450-Kingsburg-SamHealey.mp3
Category:Reviews -- posted at: 8:38pm EST

Tom Vasel takes a look at this new Viking themed game from Grey Fox Games.

Direct download: DTVAudio449-ChampionsOfMidgard-TomVasel.mp3
Category:Reviews -- posted at: 8:36pm EST

Join Zee Garcia and company on episode 11 of Board Game Blender!

Show Notes:
00:00 Intro
00:59 Buy Try or Deny (with Indiana John)
06:24 Board of Education (with Tiff)
09:24 Face Off
15:46 Bored Online? Board Offline!
19:27 The Bargain Ben (w/ Ben and Kirsten)
23:32 Corner Chat featuring Jay Little
30:20 Wurfel Reviews
33:33 MAGGIBOT
36:42 Retro Board Game Corner
40:08 Grizzly Gaming - Two Player Palace
43:45 Guess The Blurry Cover
44:03 Gaming Terms & Concepts Explained
44:28 Designer Spotlight
51:24 Real Talk (with Sam)
56:48 Outtro

Direct download: DTVAudio448-BGBlend11-ThatsSoPlastic.mp3
Category:General -- posted at: 8:35pm EST

Tom Vasel, Sam Healey, and Zee Garcia take a look at the different board games being released at GenCon 2015.

00:23 - Squirmy Beast
01:31 - Steve Jackson Games
02:38 - Smirk & Dagger Games
04:07 - Stoneblade Entertainment
04:53 - Stronghold Games
07:38 - Tasty Minstrel Games
08:33 - Upper Deck Entertainment
10:32 - USAopoly
11:19 - Van Ryder Games
11:58 - Z-man Games

BGG Geeklist - http://www.boardgamegeek.com/geeklist...

Direct download: DTVAudio447-GenCon2015Preview-Part6.mp3
Category:Convention Coverage -- posted at: 9:38pm EST

Tom Vasel, Sam Healey, and Zee Garcia take a look at the different board games being released at GenCon 2015.

00:23 - Mayday Games
01:08 - Mayfair Games
03:20 - Mythical Eras
04:05 - Osprey Games
06:04 - Overworld Games
07:18 - Paizo
07:58 - Passport Games
09:09 - Perplext
09:54 - Plaid Hat Games
11:12 - Portal Games
12:12 - Pretzel Games
12:50 - Privateer Press
13:50 - R & R Games
15:00 - Rather Dashing Games
15:47 - Red Raven Games
16:43 - Rio Grande Games

BGG Geeklist - http://www.boardgamegeek.com/geeklist...

Direct download: DTVAudio446-GenCon2015Preview-Part5.mp3
Category:Convention Coverage -- posted at: 9:36pm EST

Tom Vasel, Sam Healey, and Zee Garcia take a look at the different board games being released at GenCon 2015.

00:20 - Gale Force 9
02:26 - Gate Keeper Games
03:14 - Gorilla Games
03:48 - GreenBrier Games
04:55 - Grey Fox Games
07:08 - Cool Mini or Not
07:40 - HABA
08:45 - IELLO
12:00 - Indie Boards and Cards
14:23 - Kosmos
16:42 - Lamp Light Games
17:25 - Level 99 Games
18:07 - Ludically
18:43 - Ludonaute

BGG Geeklist - http://www.boardgamegeek.com/geeklist...

Direct download: DTVAudio445-GenCon2015Preview-Part4.mp3
Category:Convention Coverage -- posted at: 9:32pm EST

Tom Vasel, Sam Healey, and Zee Garcia take a look at the different board games being released at GenCon 2015.

00:25 - CGE
01:50 - Cheapass Games
02:43 - Chip Theory
04:24 - Dice Hate Me / Greater Than Games
05:55 - Dyskami Games
06:55 - Fantasy Flight Games
14:18 - Fireside Games
15:30 - Floodgate Games
16:04 - Flying Frog 
16:56 - Funforge

BGG Geeklist - http://www.boardgamegeek.com/geeklist...

Direct download: DTVAudio444-GenCon2015Preview-Part3.mp3
Category:Convention Coverage -- posted at: 9:28pm EST

Tom Vasel, Sam Healey, and Zee Garcia take a look at the different board games being released at GenCon 2015.

00:36 - Ares Games
02:18 - Artana Games
03:29 - Artipia Games
04:35 - Asmadi Games
06:52 - Asmodee Games
16:47 - Atlas Games
17:20 - Baksha Games
18:35 - Bezier Games
19:31 - Blue Orange Games

BGG Geeklist - http://www.boardgamegeek.com/geeklist...

Direct download: DTVAudio443-GenCon2015Preview-Part2.mp3
Category:Convention Coverage -- posted at: 9:25pm EST

Tom Vasel, Sam Healey, and Zee Garcia take a look at the different board games being released at GenCon 2015.

04:19 - Ad Magic
07:37 - AEG
13:19 - alea
14:42 - APE Games
17:30 - Arcane Wonders

BGG Geeklist - http://www.boardgamegeek.com/geeklist...

Direct download: DTVAudio442-GenCon2015Preview-Part1.mp3
Category:Convention Coverage -- posted at: 9:22pm EST

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

Show Notes:
00:20 - Intro
01:10 - Board Game News
03:27 - Kickstarter News with Board Game Brawl
06:44 - Whitleypedia
08:53 - Q & A with Tom and Jason
12:22 - Board Game Apps with Suzanne
14:50 - Dice Tower Productions
16:00 - Head in the Clouds with Chaz Marler
19:07 - Dice Dice Baby - http://www.go7gaming.com
21:33 - Gamers to Avoid
21:56 - The Week in Review
24:44 - Board Game Theater
26:37 - Dukes of Dice
28:32 - Tom Thinks (Being Silly)
32:49 - Snakes and Lattes
35:05 - The Discriminating Gamer
36:58 - Closing Thoughts

Direct download: DTVAudio441-BGB85-BeingSilly.mp3
Category:News -- posted at: 9:16pm EST

Dan King reviews Viceroy from Mayday Games.

Direct download: DTVAudio440-Viceroy-GameBoyGeek.mp3
Category:Reviews -- posted at: 9:14pm EST

Tom Vasel, Sam Healey, and Zee Garcia take a look at their favorite board game expansions.

Direct download: DTVAudio439-TopTenGameExpansions.mp3
Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 9:13pm EST

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

Show Notes:
00:20 - Intro
01:50 - Board Game News
04:04 - Kickstarter News with Board Game Brawl
07:11 - Whitleypedia
09:21 - Q & A with Tom and Jason
14:03 - Board Game Apps with Suzanne
16:06 - Dice Tower Productions
16:50 - Head in the Clouds with Chaz Marler
19:58 - Gamers to Avoid
20:15 - Top 100 Game Expansions # 5 - # 1
26:31 - AFR Two Minute Drill
28:35 - Tom Thinks (Organizing My Collection)
35:24: - Snakes and Lattes
37:09 - The Discriminating Gamer
39:18 - Closing Thoughts

Direct download: DTVAudio438-BGB84-OrganizingMyCollection.mp3
Category:News -- posted at: 9:11pm EST

Tom Vasel, Sam Healey, and Zee Garcia take a look at this new board game about Vikings from Eric Lang.

Direct download: DTVAudio437-MD170-BloodRage.mp3
Category:Reviews -- posted at: 9:09pm EST

Join Zee Garcia and company on episode 10 of Board Game Blender!

Show Notes:
00:00 Intro
01:00 Bored Online? Board Offline!
04:07 The Suzanne Plan
08:03 The Quirky Game
13:46 Corner Chat
20:03 MAGGIBOT
23:17 Face Off
28:13 Retro Board Game Corner
31:36 Under The Radar
35:35 Board of Education (with Tiff)
38:47 Guess The Blurry Cover
39:05 Gaming Terms & Concepts Explained
39:25 Designer Spotlight
43:37 The Bargain Ben (w/ Ben and Kirsten)
47:20 Outtro

Direct download: DTVAudio436-BGBlend10-HiddenAgendas.mp3
Category:General -- posted at: 9:08pm EST

Tom Vasel takes a look at the Magic the Gathering board game, and compares it to Heroscape.

Direct download: DTVAudio435-MtGArenaPlaneswalkerVsHeroscape-TomVasel.mp3
Category:Reviews -- posted at: 9:20pm EST

Tom Vasel takes a look at this board game based in the Magic: the Gathering universe and on the older board game Heroscape.

Direct download: DTVAudio434-MtGArenaOfThePlaneswalkers-TomVasel.mp3
Category:Reviews -- posted at: 9:19pm EST

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

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00:20 - Intro
01:09 - Board Game News
03:58 - Kickstarter News with Board Game Brawl
06:55 - Whitleypedia
09:06 - Q & A with Tom and Jason - Winning all the time
12:31 - Suzanne - Board Game Apps
14:43 - Dice Tower Productions
15:53 - Head in the Clouds with Chaz Marler
18:54 - Dice Dice Baby - http://www.wyrmwoodgaming.com
21:32 - Top 100 Game Expansions # 10 - # 6
25:22 - Building Blocks with the Dukes of Dice
27:10 - Tom Thinks (A Howling Proposal)
33:51 - Snakes and Lattes
36:07 - The Discriminating Gamer
37:22 - Closing Thoughts

Direct download: DTVAudio433-BGB83-EvilPublishers.mp3
Category:News -- posted at: 9:18pm EST

Tom Vasel gives a preview of Codenames.

Direct download: DTVAudio432-Codenames-TomVasel.mp3
Category:Reviews -- posted at: 9:16pm EST

Tom Vasel and Zee Garcia take a look at this perfume making game.

Direct download: DTVAudio431-Parfum-TomZee.mp3
Category:Reviews -- posted at: 9:15pm EST

Fraser takes an in-depth look a the very popular game War of the Ring, based on Tolkien's books.

Direct download: DTVAudio430-WarOfTheRing-FraserMacKenzie.mp3
Category:Reviews -- posted at: 9:14pm EST

Tom Vasel takes a look at this new dexterity game from Pretzel Games.

Direct download: DTVAudio429-FlickEmUp-TomVasel.output.mp3
Category:Reviews -- posted at: 8:38pm EST

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

Show Notes:
00:20 - Intro
03:42 - Board Game News
05:43 - Kickstarter News with Board Game Brawl
09:32 - Q & A with Tom and Jason (and Rich)
13:18 - Whitleypedia
15:34 - Dice Tower Productions
16:20 - Head in the Clouds with Chaz Marler
19:27 - Dice Dice Baby
21:37 - Board Game Apps with Suzanne
23:40 - Top 100 Game Expansions # 20 - # 16
27:47 - AFR Two Minute Drill
29:45 - Building Blocks with the Dukes of Dice
31:37 - Tom Thinks (Making Rules Mistakes)
35:45 - Snakes and Lattes
38:07 - Closing Thoughts

Direct download: DTVAudio428-BGB81-MakingRulesMistakes.output.mp3
Category:News -- posted at: 8:37pm EST

Tom Vasel and Sam Healey are joined by Zee Garcia to take a look at this re-doing of Star Realms.

Direct download: DTVAudio427-MD165-CthulhuRealms.mp3
Category:Reviews -- posted at: 8:35pm EST

Sam and Tom are joined by Zee to talk about this dice game.

Direct download: DTVAudio426-MD164-NationsTheDiceGame.mp3
Category:Reviews -- posted at: 8:34pm EST

Tom Vasel and Sam Healey are joined by Zee Garcia as they take a look at this new board game from Blue Orange Games.

Direct download: DTVAudio425-MD163-NewYork1901.mp3
Category:Reviews -- posted at: 8:32pm EST

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

Show Notes:
0:20 - Intro
1:55 - Board Game News
3:41 - Kickstarter News with Board Game Brawl
7:08 - Q&A with Tom and Jason
11:30 - Whitleypedia
13:44 - Dice Tower Productions
14:34 - Head in the Clouds with Chaz Marler
17:38 - Dice Dice Baby
20:18 - Board Game Apps with Suzanne
22:19 - Top 100 Game Expansions # 25 - # 21
26:25 - Board Game Theater
28:25 - Board Game Baker
30:24 - Tom Thinks: Choosing Kickstarters
36:38 - Discriminating Gamer
38:05 - Snakes and Lattes
40:23 - Closing Thoughts

Direct download: DTVAudio424-BGB80-ChoosingKickstarters.mp3
Category:News -- posted at: 8:31pm EST

Tom Vasel, Sam Healey, and Zee Garcia each list ten games that they seem to have a hard time finding opponents for.

Direct download: DTVAudio423-Top10GamesOnlyWeSeemToLike.mp3
Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 8:27pm EST

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

Show Notes:
00:20 - Intro
01:14 - Board Game News
03:58 - Kickstarter News with Board Game Brawl
07:01 - Q&A with Tom and Jason
09:30 - Whitleypedia
12:35 - Dice Tower Productions
13:43 - Head in the Clouds with Chaz Marler
19:06 - Board Game Apps with Suzanne
20:31 - Top 100 Game Expansions # 30 - # 26
21:58 - AFR 2 Minute Drill
23:58 - The Discriminating Gamer
25:56 - Tom Thinks: Origins 2015
31:00 - Component Moment
33:31 - Snakes and Lattes
35:48 - Closing Thoughts

Direct download: DTVAudio422-BGB79-Origins2015.mp3
Category:News -- posted at: 8:21pm EST