DTV Audio

Welcome to the 174th episode of Board Game Breakfast!

SHOW NOTES
0:20 - Intro
3:26 - Board Game News
8:08 - Crowdfunding Round-up with Suzanne
13:31 - Head in the Clouds with Chaz Marler
16:12 - Miniature World
18:03 - Dice Tower Productions
19:24 - Boardgaming with Colleagues
21:45 - Late to the Table
23:57 - Applied Mechanics
25:52 - Board Game Makeover
27:41 - Thrift Store Throwbacks
30:14 - Tom Thinks (Why are You Watching?)
35:12 - Solomode Games
37:11 - 3 Games
39:10 - Roll Playing
41:09 - The Best and the Worst
43:20 - Dan & Cora
45:11 - Dead Last
47:12 - Closing Thoughts

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Direct download: DTV_Audio_1121_-_Board_Game_Breakfast_-_Why_are_You_Watching.mp3
Category:News -- posted at: 8:53pm EDT

Tom Vasel lists his Top 10 games published by Repos!

Direct download: DTV_Audio_1120_-_The_Best_of_Repos.mp3
Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 10:44am EDT

Tom Vasel lists his Top 10 games published by Playroom Entertainment!

Direct download: DTV_Audio_1119_-_The_Best_of_Playroom_Entertainment.mp3
Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 10:43am EDT

Tom, Sam, and Zee discuss the expansions they find to be essential in completing a game's experience.

Direct download: DTV_Audio_1118_-_Top_10_Essential_Expansions.mp3
Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 10:43am EDT

Tom Vasel goes into detail about why Le Havre by Uwe Rosenberg is one of his all time favorite games!

Direct download: DTV_Audio_1117_-_Why_I_Love_Le_Havre_-_with_Tom_Vasel.mp3
Category:General -- posted at: 10:41am EDT

Join Sam Healey and his host of contributors as they present to you Episode 21 of Throat Punch Lunch, the show that's nicer than it sounds!

Buy great games at http://www.coolstuffinc.com

Find more reviews and videos at http://www.dicetower.com

BGG Link: https://www.boardgamegeek.com/boardga...

Timestamps:
1:39 - Strategically Thematic with Ambie Valdés
4:28 - Roll with the Punches with Roy Cannaday
7:41 - Kickstarter Thrash-Up with Rob Oren
11:22 - Solo-Thrash with Liz Davidson
15:13 - Things I Hate/Things I Like with Bryan Drake
18:04 - The Shape of the Heart with Alex Milea
21:24 - 15 Pieces of Flair with Jay Peak
23:54 - Counter Charge with Mark Zielinski
27:31 - We'll Learn as We Go with Bobby Sears
32:43 - 3 Reasons with Forrest Bower
36:30 - The Miniature Breakdown with Tim Jennette

Direct download: DTV_Audio_1116_-_Throat_Punch_Lunch_-_Episode_21_-_Weathering_the_Storm.mp3
Category:General -- posted at: 10:40am EDT

Tom Vasel looks back at reviews he conducted 1, 5, and 10 years ago!

2016:
Histrio- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bDp_g...

Shadow Over Westiminster- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Hdulv...

Flip City: Reuse- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2n-v8...

Dilluvia Project- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=---0L...

Uglydoll Loonacy- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=15JPi...

Safe Breaker- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g9rY-...

Junk Art- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JFf01...

Rockwell- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I--To...

Valeria: Card Kingdoms- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HlKGD...

Descent Lieutenants- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Yit9Z...

Battle Lore: Terrors of the Mists- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ho2ac...

Battle Lore: Heralds of Dreadfall- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BfI7q...

The Treasure of 13 Islands- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1Jzp2...

Perspective- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p7Xv-...

Spheres of Influence- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vYuGA...

Suspend- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4pNeY...

Coup Reformation- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1yX9b...

2012:
Shoot-Out- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iZi5A...

Commander in Chief- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9Pd3G...

Bits- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JmOSY...

Through the Desert- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SZxrK...

Cosmic Alliance- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dRBJ3...

Clash of Gladiators- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SIBdc...

Direct download: DTV_Audio_1115_-_Dice_Tower_Reviews_Look_Back_-_April_26_2017.mp3
Category:Reviews -- posted at: 10:38am EDT

Join Tom, Sam, and Zee as they discuss games they really like packaged within themes they HATE!

Direct download: DTV_Audio_1114_-_Top_10_Great_Games_with_Terrible_Themes.mp3
Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 10:38am EDT

Tom Vasel lists his Top 10 games published by GMT Games!

Direct download: DTV_Audio_1113_-_The_Best_of_GMT_Games.mp3
Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 10:35am EDT

Tom Vasel talks about what he loves most about Cosmic Encounter!

Direct download: DTV_Audio_1112_-_Why_I_Love..._Cosmic_Encounter_-_with_Tom_Vasel.mp3
Category:General -- posted at: 10:35am EDT

Join Zee and a varied cast of contributors for this latest Blender episode!

3:30 - Board of Education
6:53 - Who Am I?
9:23 - R vs. H - Showdown!
14:26 - Under the Radar
18:29 - Board Gaming Time Capsule
21:53 - Meeples Included
24:17 - The Quirky Game
30:04 - Guess the Game Covers
30:35 - Board Game Diagnosis
33:31 - Retro Boardgame Corner
37:19 - Thinking Inside the Box

Direct download: DTV_Audio_1111_-_Board_Game_Blender_-_Under_Construction.mp3
Category:General -- posted at: 10:34am EDT

Tom Vasel lists his Top 10 small box games published by Eagle-Gryphon Games!

Direct download: DTV_Audio_1110_-_The_Best_of_Eagle_Gryphon_-_Small_Box_Games.mp3
Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 10:21am EDT

Tom Vasel lists his Top 10 large box games published by Eagle-Gryphon Games!

Direct download: DTV_Audio_1109_-_The_Best_of_Eagle_Gryphon_Games_-_Large_Box_Games.mp3
Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 10:20am EDT

Tom Vasel lists his Top 10 Mobster themed games!

Direct download: DTV_Audio_1108_-_Top_10_Mobster_Games_-_with_Tom_Vasel.mp3
Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 10:20am EDT

Tom Vasel looks back at reviews he conducted 1, 5, and 10 years ago!

2016:
Back to the Future An adventure Though Time - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K3VCX...

Take a Train- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z1DR_...

Happy Salmon- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aeT2q...

Titus Tentakel- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qB9F5...

Dominion- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6D_tK...

Android Mainframe- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W32Nd...

Mombasa- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Smo1H...

Greedy Greedy Goblins- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wWmbz...

Animals On Board- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e6Esx...

Bastion- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xzXni...

Jurass Attack- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Xnz5u...

2012:
Dr. Shark- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RHLjV...

Vegas Showdown- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eV0i6...

Rattus Africanus- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Esand...

Direct download: DTV_Audio_1107_-_Dice_Tower_Reviews_Look_Back_-_April_19_2017.mp3
Category:Reviews -- posted at: 10:19am EDT

Tom Vasel lists his favorite games published by Ares Games!

Direct download: DTV_Audio_1106_-_The_Best_of_Ares_Games.mp3
Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 10:19am EDT

Tom answers your questions, live!

Direct download: DTV_Audio_1105_-_Live_Q__A_with_Tom_Vasel_-_April_17_2017.mp3
Category:Live Q & A -- posted at: 10:18am EDT

Welcome to the 172nd episode of Board Game Breakfast!

SHOW NOTES
0:20 - Intro
1:45 - Board Game News
5:17 - Crowdfunding Round-up with Suzanne
10:38 - Head in the Clouds with Chaz Marler
13:38 - The Board Game Makeover
16:26- Dice Tower Productions
17:40 - Boardgaming with Colleagues
20:08 - Applied Mechanics
22:08 - I Teach, She Wins
25:02 - Tom Thinks (Sequel Happy)
28:40 - Solomode Games
30:37 - 3 Games
32:32 - What's on the Shelf
34:25 - Playing the News
36:29 - Snakes and Lattes
39:47 - Roll Playing
41:43 - Dead Last
43:41 - Closing Thoughts

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Direct download: DTV_Audio_1104_-_Board_Game_Breakfast_-_Sequel_Happy.mp3
Category:News -- posted at: 10:16am EDT

It's short summaries of all our reviews this week!
Full reviews are below:
Gloomhaven - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PFzNB...
Escape Room expansion - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s2yhh...
Hounded - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KxsSx...
Lunar Landing - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hlX4w...
Gamsh Alpin - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=id8KB...
Legendary: Marvel Noir - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NNdNG...
Math Fluxx - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bib5C...
Fugitive - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rph7x...
Amun Re - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AcWwY...
Wendigo - https://www.youtube.com/edit?o=U&vide...
Braintopia - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4QK5n...
Moons - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Vo9do...
Heptalion - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4X9Mq...
Coldwater Crown - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CnMYT...
Aloha Pioha - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rcG66...

Direct download: DTV_Audio_1103_-_Week_in_Review_-_April_17_2017.mp3
Category:Reviews -- posted at: 10:14am EDT

Tom and Melody Vasel take a look at 2 expansion scenarios for Escape Room: The Game!


Tom Vasel lists his Top 10 games published by Mattel!

Direct download: DTV_Audio_1101_-_The_Best_of_Mattel.mp3
Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 2:49pm EDT

Tom Vasel shares his thoughts on the fantasy epic, Gloomhaven!

Direct download: DTV_Audio_1100_-_Gloomhaven_Review_-_with_Tom_Vasel.mp3
Category:Reviews -- posted at: 2:49pm EDT

Tom Vasel lists his Top 10 games published by Parker Brothers!

Direct download: DTV_Audio_1099_-_The_Best_of_Parker_Brothers.mp3
Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 2:47pm EDT

Tom Vasel lists his Top 10 cat themed games. Prrrrreow!

Direct download: DTV_Audio_1098_-_Top_10_Cat_Games_-_with_Tom_Vasel.mp3
Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 2:46pm EDT

Tom Vasel looks back at reviews from 1, 5, and 10 years ago!

2016:
Room-25- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oDfae...

Room-25 Season 2- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m60Xj...

Blood Rage: Gods of Asgard- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j5GbY...

Conquest Stratego- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xy-Ng...

Legendary Marvel: Captain America- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X9tgN...

Apotheca- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WbqFo...

Marvel Dice Masters: Civil War- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dFIV5...

Monstrous- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NrrVv...

Descent: Mists of Bilehall- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C9TAb...

Thunder & Lightning- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t_-5A...

2012:
Wiz-War- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2cOAO...

Direct download: DTV_Audio_1097_-_Dice_Tower_Reviews_Look_Back_-_April_12_2017.mp3
Category:Reviews -- posted at: 2:46pm EDT

Tom Vasel lists his Top 10 small games published by Fantasy Flight Games!

Direct download: DTV_Audio_1096_-_The_Best_of_Fantasy_Flight_-_Small_Games.mp3
Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 2:45pm EDT

Join Zee Garcia and a varied cast of contributors as they take a look at (slightly) older but still awesome games in episode 53 of BGBlender.

0:00 - Intro
5:57 - Retro Boardgame Corner
10:16 - Guess the Game Covers
10:46 - Board Game Diagnosis
12:58 - Boards & Crafts
16:13 - How To Fun
21:08 - The Quirky Game
27:08 - The Happy Luza
29:15 - Who Am I?
31:35 - R. vs. H. - Two Player Showdown
34:35 - Under the Radar
38:39 - Board Gaming Time Capsule

Direct download: DTV_Audio_1095_-_Board_Game_Blender_-_Golden_Oldies.mp3
Category:General -- posted at: 2:45pm EDT

Tom Vasel lists his Top 10 games published by CMON!

Direct download: DTV_Audio_1094_-_The_Best_of_CMON_Ltd..mp3
Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 9:19pm EDT

Tom Vasel lists his Top 10 games published by Rio Grande Games!

Direct download: DTV_Audio_1093_-_The_Best_of_Rio_Grande_Games.mp3
Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 9:19pm EDT

Tom Vasel lists his Top 10 spy themed games!

Direct download: DTV_Audio_1092_-_Top_10_Spy_Games_-_with_Tom_Vasel.mp3
Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 9:18pm EDT

Tom Vasel looks back at game reviews he conducted 1, 5, and 10 years ago!

Buy great games at http://www.coolstuffinc.com

2016:
Sea of Clouds: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZKgbZ...

Web of Power: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9mvO8...

Concordia Salsa: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g0S0z...

Knit Whit: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BwVYG...

Smash Up: It's Your Fault!: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D9x6m...

Scoundrel Society: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ErjeK...

Little Red Riding Hood: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yBhgm...

Millennium Blades: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=prH3h...

12 Days: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=004BZ...

World's Fair 1893: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p7KIv...

TMNT Dice Masters: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W5Xao...

Quadropolis: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1Upfk...

Epic Roll: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fo9ci...

Gem Packed Cards: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=54lSv...

For Crown & Kingdom: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5ukAy...

Dexikon: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cBjRi...

Twilight Struggle: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DKGNz...

2012:
Summoner Wars Mercenaries and Filth : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_Bojy...

Micro Monsters: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wBou1...

Number Please: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AdaiZ...

Abaddon: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KjEtp...

Whitewater: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CFxQO...

Vintage: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v3_Cl...

Ora & Labora: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JKghV...

Direct download: DTV_Audio_1091_-_Dice_Tower_Reviews_Look_Back_-_April_5_2017.mp3
Category:Reviews -- posted at: 9:18pm EDT

Tom answers your questions, live!

Direct download: DTV_Audio_1090_-_Live_Q__A_with_Tom_Vasel_April_4_2017.mp3
Category:Live Q & A -- posted at: 9:17pm EDT

Tom Vasel lists his Top 10 games published by Fantasy Flight Games!

Direct download: DTV_Audio_1089_-_The_Best_of_Fantasy_Flight_Games.mp3
Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 9:13pm EDT

Welcome to the 171st episode of Board Game Breakfast!

SHOW NOTES
0:20 - Intro
1:57 - Board Game News
5:33 - Crowdfunding Round-up with Suzanne
11:02 - Head in the Clouds with Chaz Marler
14:07 - Dice Tower Productions
15:12 - Boardgaming with Colleagues
18:56 - Tom Thinks (Under Construction)
23:04 - What's on the Shelf
24:02 - Dan & Cora
26:04 - Dice Dice Baby
27:06 - Snakes & Lattes
30:19 - Closing Thoughts

Cruise - http://www.dicetowercruise.com
Con - http://www.dicetowercon.com

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Direct download: DTV_Audio_1088_-_Board_Game_Breakfast_-_Under_Construction.mp3
Category:News -- posted at: 9:12pm EDT

Check out short summaries of all our reviews last week!

Die Pyramiden des Jaguar - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xqT_x...
Shahrazad - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JBekd...
Steam Park: Play Dirty - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bHDWl...
Steam Park: Robots - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mmgeh...
The Banishing - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GWAS-...
Great Scott! - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Mz4rf...
Veggie Garden - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5A6if...
Cantakerous Cats - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r5nuD...
Firefly: Fistful of Credits - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uNNBo...
Slaughterball Teams - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ro9Hz...
Colosseum Comparison - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e3WVn...
Nerdy Inventions - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uCK4E...
Nitro Glyxerol - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b1lxh...
Wave Breaker - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S5QlW...
Mighty Monsters - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nePvx...
Century: Spice Road - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Nywr1...
DC Comics Dice Masters: Batman - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=drahS...
1754: Conquest - The French and Indian War - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Il03N...
First Martians - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2DshQ...
Element - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Zik-L...

Direct download: DTV_Audio_1087_-_Week_in_Review_-_April_3_2017.mp3
Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 9:10pm EDT

Tom Vasel lists his Top 10 games published by Tasty Minstrel Games!

Direct download: DTV_Audio_1086_-_The_Best_of_Tasty_Minstrel_Games.mp3
Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 9:09pm EDT

Tom Vasel lists his Top 10 games published by Indie Boards & Cards!

Direct download: DTV_Audio_1085_-_The_Best_of_Indie_Boards__Cards.mp3
Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 9:08pm EDT

Tom Vasel shares his Top 10 super hero themed games!

Direct download: DTV_Audio_1084_-_Top_10_Super_Hero_Games_-_with_Tom_Vasel.mp3
Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 9:07pm EDT

Join Tom, Sam, and Zee and they discuss the publishing practices that upset them the most. Now with 50% more hate!

Direct download: DTV_Audio_1083_-_Top_10_Things_Publishers_Need_to_STOP_Doing.mp3
Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 9:06pm EDT

It's a quick look at all the reviews we've done over the past few weeks!
30 Carats - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tTAW8...
Pyramids - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xErqk...
Elder Sign: Omens of the Deep - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IJwsz...
Masmorra - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UDndo...
DuCo - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8xJCk...
Tsum Tsum Bubble Fever - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qrEdL...
Slaughterball Teams - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ed6JG...
Welcome Back to the Dungeon - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6oLxS...
Looterz - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eilot...
Expwatchion Endurance - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xLDLK...
Snatch - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=76HgW...
Marvel Dicemasters Defenders - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CjiLZ...
Hoard - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xk8Mi...
Coal Baron: the Great Card Game - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S-EZH...
Blend Off - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zVTeC...
Exposed - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=blKKQ...
King of New York - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-M4Lz...
Balloon Pop - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N8Zvx...
Da Yunhe - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l2iPT...
Kingsport Festival Card Game - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q7geu...
Flip City: Wilderness - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ycOp0...
Chocobo's Crystal Hunt - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nTlP_...
Squirrel Rush - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j9qOl...
Mole Rats in Space - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7c4Yz...
King of Tokyo Cthulhu Monster Pack - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zsXSU...

Direct download: DTV_Audio_1082_-_Week_in_Review_-_March_27_2017.mp3
Category:Reviews -- posted at: 9:03pm EDT

Welcome to the 170th episode of Board Game Breakfast!

SHOW NOTES
0:20 - Intro
1:28 - Board Game News
5:18 - Crowdfunding Round-up with Suzanne
10:48 - Head in the Clouds with Chaz Marler
14:04 - Dice Tower Productions
15:42 - Board Game Makeover
17:24 - Tom Thinks (Everything is New)
22:13 - What's on the Shelf
23:08 - The Best and the Worst
24:50 - Component Moment
26:26 - Mandi goes to GAMA
36:41 - Dice Dice Baby
37:46 - Dead Last
40:01 - Closing Thoughts

Cruise - http://www.dicetowercruise.com
Con - http://www.dicetowercon.com

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Direct download: DTV_Audio_1081_-_Board_Game_Breakfast_-_Everything_is_New.mp3
Category:News -- posted at: 9:02pm EDT

Join Sam Healey and his host of contributors for Episode 19 of Throat Punch Lunch...the show that's nicer than it sounds!

Buy great games at http://www.coolstuffinc.com

Find more reviews and videos at http://www.dicetower.com

BGG Link: https://www.boardgamegeek.com/boardga...

Timestamps:
Face-Up: Center of the Table - 0:56
Strategically Thematic - 5:19
Roll w/the Punches - 8:30
15 Pieces of Flair - 12:44
Café Chat - 14:55
We'll Learn As We Go - 20:26
Alex Milea (Dark Tower) - 27:31
3 Reasons - 30:39
Solo-Thrash - 33:25
Miniature Breakdown - 38:14
Counter Charge - 42:19
Jedi Mind Games - 46:43

Direct download: DTV_Audio_1080_-_Throat_Punch_Lunch_-_Episode_19_-_Business_as_Usual.mp3
Category:General -- posted at: 8:39pm EDT

Tom Vasel, Eric Summerer, Zee Garcia, and Sam Healey give their FIRST IMPRESSIONS of First Martians: Adventures on the Red Planet, from Portal Games!


Tom Vasel lists his top 10 games published by Mayday Games!

Direct download: DTV_Audio_1078_-_The_Best_of_Mayday_Games.mp3
Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 8:36pm EDT

Join Zee Garcia and a cadre of contributors for this latest installment of Board Game Blender, discussing games with asymmetrical forces.

0:00 - Intro
1:50 - Board Game Time Capsule
5:01 - R vs. H - 2 Player Showdown
8:00 - Thinking Inside the Box
12:48 - Guess the Game Covers
13:19 - Retro Boardgame Corner
16:46 - Board Game Diagnosis
19:20 - Under the Radar
22:39 - The Happy Luza
26:02 - How to Fun
29:57 - Corner Chat (w/ guest Eric M. Lang)
37:51 - The Quirky Game
41:57 - Würfel Reviews
46:05 - Who Am I?
48:17 - Outro

Direct download: DTV_Audio_1077_-_Board_Game_Blender_-_Asymmetry.mp3
Category:General -- posted at: 8:35pm EDT

Tom Vasel presents his Top 10 games published by Queen Games!

Direct download: DTV_Audio_1076_-_The_Best_of_Queen_Games.mp3
Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 8:50pm EDT

Tom Vasel presents his Top 10 games published by Kosmos!

Direct download: DTV_Audio_1075_-_The_Best_of_Kosmos.mp3
Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 8:50pm EDT

Tom Vasel presents his Top 10 games published by Face2Face!

Direct download: DTV_Audio_1074_-_The_Best_of_Face2Face_Games.mp3
Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 8:49pm EDT

Tom Vasel lists his Top 10 games set in the Cthulhu mythos!

Direct download: DTV_Audio_1073_-_Top_10_Cthulhu_Games_-_with_Tom_Vasel.mp3
Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 8:49pm EDT

Roy Cannaday continues listing his Top 100 Games of All Time, with numbers 60-51!

Direct download: DTV_Audio_1072_-_Roy_Cannadays_Top_100_Games_of_All_Time_60_-_51.mp3
Category:Top 100 -- posted at: 9:06pm EDT

Tom Vasel presents his Top 10 games published by Treefrog (formerly know as Warfrog)!

Direct download: DTV_Audio_1071_-_The_Best_of_TreefrogWarfrog.mp3
Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 9:05pm EDT

Sam Healey shares his Top 10 Cooperative Games in a new series of lists in which he's going to go through his Top 10 Game Mechanics!

Direct download: DTV_Audio_1070_-_Top_10_Cooperative_Games_-_with_Sam_Healey.mp3
Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 9:04pm EDT

Join Sam Healey and his host of contributors as they bring you another episode of Throat Punch Lunch!

Buy great games at http://www.coolstuffinc.com

Find more reviews and videos at http://www.dicetower.com

BGG Link: https://www.boardgamegeek.com/boardga...

Time Stamps:
Intro - 0:20
Hello?...Is it Theme You're Looking For? - 0:58
Strategically Thematic - 5:37
Accessorize - 9:11
Miniature Breakdown - 13:13
15 Pieces of Flair - 17:07
Roll with The Punches - 19:18
We'll Learn As We Go - 23:11
One of The Others - 25:16
Jedi Mind Games - 28:34
Solo Thrash - 34:53
The Latest Retro - 39:34
Counter Charge - 42:16
Outro - 46:20

Direct download: DTV_Audio_1069_-_Throat_Punch_Lunch_Episode_17_-_30_More_Hours.mp3
Category:General -- posted at: 9:03pm EDT

Join Tom, Sam, and Zee as they discuss what games they'd like to see get the "legacy treatment".

Direct download: DTV_Audio_1068_-_Top_10_Games_That_Should_Have_Legacy_Versions.mp3
Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 8:54pm EDT

Join Sam Healey and his host of contributors for Episode 18 of Throat Punch Lunch...the show that's nicer than it sounds!

Buy great games at http://www.coolstuffinc.com

Find more reviews and videos at http://www.dicetower.com

BGG Link: https://www.boardgamegeek.com/boardga...

Timestamps:
1:41 - Face-Up Center of the Table w/Marty Connell
6:20 - Strategically Thematic w/Ambie Valdés
9:34 - Just Missed It w/Sam Healey
11:50 - Miniature Breakdown w/Tim Jennette
15:53 - 15 Pieces of Flair w/Jay Peak
17:23 - Roll With The Punches w/Roy Cannaday
20:24 - We'll Learn As We Go w/Bobby Sears
25:17 - Scythe Factions (Jamey Stegmaier) w/Alex Milea
28:19 - 3 Reasons w/Forrest Bower
30:27 - Solo Thrash w/Liz Davidson
34:38 - The Latest Retro w/Bryan Drake
38:47 - Counter Charge w/Mark Zielinski
43:13 - Kickstarter Thrash-Up w/Rob Oren
46:53 - Outro

Direct download: DTV_Audio_1067_-_Throat_Punch_Lunch_Episode_18_-_Into_the_Breach.mp3
Category:General -- posted at: 8:51pm EDT

Tom Vasel takes a look back at reviews he conducted 1, 5, and 10 years ago!

Direct download: DTV_Audio_1066_-_Dice_Tower_Reviews_Look_Back_-_March_8_2017.mp3
Category:Reviews -- posted at: 8:48pm EDT

Tom Vasel presents his Top 10 games from Kosmos' 2 Player Line!

Direct download: DTV_Audio_1065_-_The_Best_of_Kosmos_-_2_Player_Line.mp3
Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 8:48pm EDT

Tom Vasel, Zee Garcia, and Sam Healey discuss the blurred lines between established publishers and independent publishers.

Direct download: DTV_Audio_1064_-_BackTalk_22_-_Indie_Publishers.mp3
Category:General -- posted at: 8:47pm EDT

Tom Vasel, Zee Garcia, and Sam Healey list their top ten movie heroes of all time!

Direct download: DTV_Audio_1063_-_Top_10_Movie_Heroes.mp3
Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 8:47pm EDT

Roy Cannaday continues listing his Top 100 Games of All Time with numbers 80 to 71!

Direct download: DTV_Audio_1062_-_Roy_Cannadays_Top_100_Games_of_All_Time_-_80-71.mp3
Category:Top 100 -- posted at: 8:44pm EDT

Tom Vasel answers your questions, live!

Direct download: DTV_Audio_1061_-_Live_Q__A_with_Tom_Vasel_-_March_6_2017.mp3
Category:Live Q & A -- posted at: 8:21pm EDT

Tom Vasel lists his favorite games published by Matagot!

Direct download: DTV_Audio_1060_-_The_Best_of_Matagot.mp3
Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 8:18pm EDT

Roy Cannaday continues sharing his Top 100 Games of All Time, with numbers 70-61!

Direct download: DTV_Audio_1059_-_Roy_Cannadays_Top_100_Games_of_All_Time_70_-_61.mp3
Category:Top 100 -- posted at: 8:18pm EDT

Tom, Zee, and Sam discuss the question: Are some convention attendees better than others?

Direct download: DTV_Audio_1058_-_BackTalk_23_-_Notorious_V.I.G..mp3
Category:General -- posted at: 8:17pm EDT

Tom Vasel presents his Top 10 Dragon games!

Direct download: DTV_Audio_1057_-_Top_10_Dragon_Games_-_with_Tom_Vasel.mp3
Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 8:16pm EDT

Tom Vasel lists his favorite games published by Ravensburger!

Direct download: DTV_Audio_1056_-_The_Best_of_Ravensburger.mp3
Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 8:16pm EDT

Sam Healey shares his Top 10 Game Mechanisms, which is going to open the door for some more Top 10 lists in the future...;)

Direct download: DTV_Audio_1055_-_Top_10_Game_Mechanisms_-_with_Sam_Healey.mp3
Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 8:15pm EDT

Zee and Sam answer your questions!

Direct download: DTV_Audio_1054_-_Live_Q__A_with_Zee_and_Sam.mp3
Category:Live Q & A -- posted at: 8:15pm EDT

Join Zee Garcia and a varied cast of contributors for episode 51 of Blender.

Direct download: DTV_Audio_1053_-_Board_Game_Blender_-_1X_or_More.mp3
Category:General -- posted at: 8:11pm EDT

Sam Healey shares his Top 5 versions of Carcassonne that are not an expansion or the base game.

Direct download: DTV_Audio_1052_-_Top_5_Versions_of_Carcassonne_-_with_Sam_Healey.mp3
Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 8:08pm EDT

Tom Vasel takes a look at reviews of games from 1,5, and 10 years ago!

2016:
Archaeology: The New Expedition- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Qomk8...

Pixel Tactics Deluxe- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=32hNV...

The Infinite Board Game- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zTuzG...

Stinker- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DoPOP...

Battlelore expansions- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9LPY5...

Walled City- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zZB0N...

2012:
Rex-https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0YXwU...

Wizard Museum Construction Kit- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SpO8L...

Manhattan- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lwytY...

String Railway- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uRC5C...

Triz- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vG013...

Direct download: DTV_Audio_1051_-_Dice_Tower_Reviews_Look_Back_-_March_1_2017.mp3
Category:Reviews -- posted at: 8:08pm EDT

Tom Vasel, Zee Garcia, and Sam Healey give a SPOILER-FREE review of the newest expansion for TIME Stories, Expedition: Endurance!


Tom Vasel, Zee Garcia, and Sam Healey give a SPOILER-FILLED review of the new TIME Stories expansion, Expedition: Endurance!


Tom Vasel, Zee Garcia, and Sam Healey give their first impressions of Gloomhaven, from Cephalofair Games!

Direct download: DTV_Audio_1048_-_Miami_Dice_215_-_First_Impressions_of_Gloomhaven.mp3
Category:Reviews -- posted at: 8:05pm EDT

Tom Vasel lists his top 10 games published by Strong Hold Games!

Direct download: DTV_Audio_1047_-_The_Best_of_Stronghold_Games.mp3
Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 8:04pm EDT

Tom Vasel looks back at reviews from 1,5, and 10 years ago!

Buy great games at http://www.coolstuffinc.com

2016:
Bloodrage: Mystics of Midguard- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J3nlb...

Tem-Purr-a- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8BiAR...

Loot 'N' Run- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6ZdKJ...

Manhatten- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r5ecF...

Council of Four- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8fhU9...

Legendary Secret Wars Vol. 2- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GWP18...

Steam Wars- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=na1FS...

Pixel Tactics 4- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p-Rc0...
Pixel Tactics 5- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G9HRm...

Escape Traps- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4VIXH...

Gigamon- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wPgjb...

Space Yoghurt- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=71at4...

Mega Man: The Board Game- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dNQZe...

2012:
Pastiche- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Djcut...

Outside the Box- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CA82d...

Bazaar- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oe9Eq...

Direct download: DTV_Audio_1046_-_Dice_Tower_Reviews_Look_Back_-_February_22_2017.mp3
Category:Reviews -- posted at: 8:03pm EDT

Tom, Sam, and Zee discuss some critical darlings - and why they need to be knocked down and dethroned!

Direct download: DTV_Audio_1045_-_Top_10_Games_that_Need_to_be_Dethroned.mp3
Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 8:03pm EDT

Join Zee Garcia and a varied cast of contributors and guests for episode 48 of Board Game Blender! In this episode, we take a look back at 2016's best games and conventions.

Show Notes:

0:00 - Intro
0:59 - Würfel Awards 1/10
3:18 - Board Game Diagnosis
6:30 - Würfel Awards 2/10
7:44 - Board Game Corner
15:01 - Würfel Awards 3/10
16:18 - How To Fun
18:37 - Würfel Awards 4/10
19:54 - Real Talk
23:45 - Würfel Awards 5/10
25:20 - Board of Education
26:50 - Würfel Awards 6/10
28:23 - Boards & Crafts
29:37 - 2016 vs. 2015
37:26 - Würfel Awards 7/10
39:19 - The Happy Luza
40:46 - Würfel Awards 8/10
43:08 - Who Am I?
45:06 - Würfel Awards 9/10
47:40 - R vs. H - 2 Player Showdown
54:54 - Würfel Awards 10/10

Direct download: DTV_Audio_1044_-_Board_Game_Blender_2016_Highlights.mp3
Category:General -- posted at: 7:58pm EDT

Join Zee Garcia and a varied cast of contributors and guests for episode 50 of Board Game Blender!

Show Notes:

0:00 - Intro
1:23 - Board of Education
5:14 - Retro Board Game Corner
9:46 - How to Fun
14:28 - The Quirky Game
17:35 - Board Game Diagnosis
19:07 - Board Gaming Time Capsule
22:35 - Thinking Inside the Box
25:31 - Under the Radar
29:00 - Who Am I?
31:22 - The Happy Luza
34:41 - Gamelympics
37:30 - Würfel Reviews
40:11 - R v. H - 2 Player Showdown
43:50 - Outro

Direct download: DTV_Audio_1043_-_Board_Game_Blender_-_Cardboard_Zen.mp3
Category:General -- posted at: 9:01pm EDT

Tom, Sam, and Zee share and discuss their current favorite party games.

Direct download: DTV_Audio_1042_-_Top_10_Party_Games.mp3
Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 8:57pm EDT

Tom Vasel lists his Top 10 games from Gamewright!

Direct download: DTV_Audio_1041_-_The_Best_of_Gamewright.mp3
Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 8:54pm EDT

Tom Vasel lists his Top 10 games from Pandasaurus and IDW!

Direct download: DTV_Audio_1040_-_The_Best_of_IDW.mp3
Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 8:54pm EDT

Tom Vasel presents his 10 favorite games published by Wizkids!

Direct download: DTV_Audio_1039_-_The_Best_of_Wizkids.mp3
Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 8:53pm EDT

Tom and Melody take a look at Yokohama, a strategy game by Hisashi Hayashi!

Direct download: DTV_Audio_1038_-_Double_Trouble_-_Yokohama.mp3
Category:Reviews -- posted at: 8:52pm EDT

Tom Vasel lists his Top 10 games published by Avalon Hill (Hasbro)!

Direct download: DTV_Audio_1037_-_The_Best_of_Avalon_Hill.mp3
Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 5:52pm EDT

Roy Cannaday continues listing his Top 100 games of all time with numbers 90-81!

Direct download: DTV_Audio_1036_-_Roy_Cannadays_Top_100_Games_of_All_Time_90-81.mp3
Category:Top 100 -- posted at: 5:51pm EDT

Tom and Jason take a look at the worker placement game, Ave Roma!

Direct download: DTV_Audio_1035_-_Every_Game_is_Awesome_-_Ave_Roma.mp3
Category:Reviews -- posted at: 5:50pm EDT

Tom Vasel, Zee Garcia, and Sam Healey discuss the blurred lines between established publishers and independent publishers.

Direct download: DTV_Audio_1034_-_BackTalk_22_-_Indie_Publishers.mp3
Category:General -- posted at: 5:49pm EDT

Tom Vasel, Zee Garcia, and Sam Healey list their top ten movie heroes of all time!

Direct download: DTV_Audio_1033_-_Top_10_Movie_Heroes.mp3
Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 5:48pm EDT

Tom Vasel lists his favorite games published by Z-Man Games!

Direct download: DTV_Audio_1032_-_The_Best_of_Z_Man_Games.mp3
Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 5:45pm EDT

Tom and Jason take a look at the deck-builderish game Kashgar!

Direct download: DTV_Audio_1031_-_Every_Game_is_Awesome_-_Kashgar.mp3
Category:Reviews -- posted at: 5:44pm EDT

Tom Vasel looks back at game reviews from 1, 5, and 10 years ago!

Buy great games at http://www.coolstuffinc.com

2016:
Rush & Bash- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qjefM...

Casting- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mmOVj...

Kittens in a Blender- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WVOx-...

Sly Dice- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CbMVy...

Storytelling- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7GMfe...

One Night Ultimate Vampire- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2bOsH...

Across Africa- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nM34R...

Poulettes- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J5ffZ...

Trap!- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=38zso...

2012:
Zombies vs. Werewolves- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Vk4_i...

Deception Dice- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ARJ_a...

Babel- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ckpXd...

Dragon Valley- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C_B0V...

Dragon Rampage- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JJfKF...

Zong Shi- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EgrTS...

Balloon Cup- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xACxp...

Direct download: DTV_Audio_1030_-_Dice_Tower_Reviews_Look_Back_-_February_15_2017.mp3
Category:Reviews -- posted at: 5:43pm EDT

Tom and Jason take a look at Papà Paolo, a pick up and deliver style game!

Direct download: DTV_Audio_1029_-_Every_Game_is_Awesome_-_Pap_Paolo.mp3
Category:Reviews -- posted at: 5:42pm EDT

Tom Vasel lists his 10 favorite games from Bézier Games!

Direct download: DTV_Audio_1028_-_The_Best_of_Bzier_Games.mp3
Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 5:42pm EDT

Tom Vasel answers your questions, live!

Direct download: DTV_Audio_1027_-_Live_Q__A_with_Tom_Vasel_-_February_13_2017.mp3
Category:Live Q & A -- posted at: 5:41pm EDT

Welcome to the 165th episode of Board Game Breakfast!

SHOW NOTES
0:20 - Intro
2:16 - Board Game News
6:13 - Crowdfunding Round-up with Suzanne
11:08 - Dice Tower Productions
12:40 - Head in the Clouds with Chaz Marler
15:38 - Boardgaming with Colleagues
17:25 - Tom Thinks (Game Communities)
24:38 - Playing the News
27:25 - What's on the Shelf?
29:06 - The Board Game Makeover
31:15 - Dice Dice Baby
33:33 - The Best and the Worst
35:08 - Q&A with Tom and Jason
39:04 - Games with Dan and Cora
40:56 - Dead Last
42:36 - Closing Thoughts

Links to the new shows:
Board Game Blitz - http://www.boardgameblitz.com/
The Family Gamers - http://www.thefamilygamers.com/
Our Turn Podcast - http://ourturnpodcast.com/

Cruise - http://www.dicetowercruise.com
Con - http://www.dicetowercon.com

Join Slack here!
https://dicetowerchat.herokuapp.com/

Direct download: DTV_Audio_1026_-_Board_Game_Breakfast_-_Game_Communities.mp3
Category:News -- posted at: 5:38pm EDT

We take a look back at our reviews from the past week!

Zee
Kheops - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i9XKk...
Citadels - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cYuMo...
Take That - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1I8su...

Tom
Clank! Sunken Treasures - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E3Xph...
Castles of Caladale - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GsqaX...
Lander Toppen! - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VdHlB...

Sam
Firefly: the Game Blue Sun - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p44-2...
Agamemnon - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LZEPo...

Direct download: DTV_Audio_1025_-_Week_in_Review_-_February_13_2017.mp3
Category:Reviews -- posted at: 5:36pm EDT

Tom Vasel lists his 10 favorite games from the late great Überplay!

Direct download: DTV_Audio_1024_-_The_Best_of_berplay.mp3
Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 5:36pm EDT

Tom Vasel lists his Top 10 games with Robots!

Direct download: DTV_Audio_1023_-_Top_10_Robot_Games_-_with_Tom_Vasel.mp3
Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 5:35pm EDT

Tom Vasel lists his Top 10 Games from AEG!

Direct download: DTV_Audio_1022_-_The_Best_of_AEG.mp3
Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 5:34pm EDT