DTV Audio (Top Ten)

Tom Vasel lists his Top 10 games that came from Mayfair Games!

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Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 11:39am EST

Tom Vasel introduces a video series of Top 10 lists focusing on different board game publishers!

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Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 11:38am EST

Tom Vasel lists his Top 10 games for kids released in 2016!

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Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 10:07am EST

Sam Healey lists his Top 5 anticipated game expansions for the upcoming year!


In this double feature Top 10 list, Tom Vasel presents the best selling games of 2016! First by units sold, then by dollar amount.

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Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 10:16am EST

Tom Vasel lists his Top 10 games with distinctive themes from 2016!

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Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 2:57pm EST

Sam Healey lists ten things that he's looking forward to in the year 2017!!

Direct download: DTV_Audio_949_-_Top_10_Hopes_for_2017_-_with_Sam_Healey.mp3
Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 2:57pm EST

Adam and Stephanie from Meeple Talk list their Top 5 Games they reviewed last year!

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Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 2:56pm EST

Sam Healey lists his Top 5 conventions from the year 2016!

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Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 10:05am EST

Tim Jennette lists the Top 10 Games from 2016 whose names would make great Band Names!


Mark Streed, Ann Pohl, and Randy White from Boardgame Corner list their Top 16 Games from 2016!!

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Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 10:00am EST

Tim Jennette, Matt Robear, Jeremy Hodges, and Eric Ledford list their Top 10 Games of All Time (revised from last year).


Tom Vasel lists his Top 10 Small Games of 2016!

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Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 9:51am EST

Tom Vasel lists his Top 10 Party Games of 2016!

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Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 4:18pm EST

Tom Vasel lists his Top 10 games that were reprints in 2016!

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Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 4:17pm EST

Tom Vasel, Zee Garcia, and Sam Healey list their Top 10 Games that pleasantly surprised them from 2016!

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Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 4:16pm EST

Tom gives us his choices for some of the best games of the year for families. Check these out!

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Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 4:09pm EST

Tom Vasel discusses his favorite expansions from 2016 in this quick-fire look at the highlights.

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Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 4:08pm EST

Sam Healey lists his Top 12-21 games of 2016 (just watch, you'll understand)!

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Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 1:23pm EST

Spencer and Lara of Married with Board Games list their Top 10 Games of 2016!!

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Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 1:22pm EST

Jason Levine lists his Top 10 Games of 2016, and even includes no less than 9 Honorable Mentions!

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Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 1:18pm EST

Tom Vasel lists his Top 11-20 Games from 2016!

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Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 8:32pm EST

Tom Vasel, Zee Garcia, and Sam Healey list their Top 10 Games from 2016!

Direct download: DTV_Audio_921_-_Top_10_Games_of_2016.mp3
Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 8:31pm EST

Tom Vasel, Zee Garcia, and Sam Healey list their Top 10 Board Games that they shouldn't like, but still do, for one reason or another!

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Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 8:06pm EST

Tom, Sam, and Zee highlight a few excellent designers and their single hits!

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Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 8:10pm EST

Tom, Sam, and Zee discuss the games they were hyped about and turned out to be disappointment!

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Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 8:45pm EST

Tom Vasel, Sam Healey, and Zee Garcia share their picks for essential games everyone should own.

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Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 2:22pm EST

Sam Healey gives his Top 5 Games from Essen Spiel that you should go out and buy (or at least seriously think about doing so)!

Direct download: DTV_Audio_825_-_Top_5_Essen_Spiel_16_Must-Buy_Games_-_with_Sam_Healey.mp3
Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 9:59am EST

Tom Vasel, Zee Garcia, and Sam Healey give us their Top 10 games they're looking forward to from Essen Spiel 2016!

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Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 9:59am EST

Tom, Sam, and Zee are joined by Jonathan Roath to discuss the games at which they are amazing. Join us for this chat, recorded in front of a live audience at The Portal game store in Manchester, Connecticut.

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Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 11:28am EST

Tom Vasel, Sam Healey, and Zee Garcia discuss some excellent games that they've enjoyed - but won't play again. Why? Tune in to find out!

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Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 11:21am EST

Tom, Sam, and Zee discuss their favorite games released ten years ago, in 2006.

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Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 11:14am EST

Tom, Sam, and Zee get into it and discuss games the others should like or appreciate more! (Recorded live at Dice Tower Con.)

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Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 11:09am EST

Tom Vasel lists his Top 10 games from 2016.....so far!

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Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 7:57pm EST

Tom Vasel lists his Top 10 games from 2015!

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Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 7:55pm EST

Tom Vasel lists his Top 10 games from 2014!

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Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 7:03pm EST

Tom Vasel lists his Top 10 games from 2013!

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Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 7:46pm EST

Tom Vasel lists his Top 10 games from 2012!

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Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 7:46pm EST

Tom Vasel lists his Top 10 games from 2011!

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Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 7:43pm EST

Sam Healey takes a look at his Top 5 Short Games (30 minutes or less)!

Direct download: DTV_Audio_787_-_Top_5_Short_Games_-_with_Sam_Healey.mp3
Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 7:42pm EST

Tom Vasel lists his Top 10 games from 2010!

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Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 7:41pm EST

Tom Vasel lists his Top 10 games from 2009!

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Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 3:57pm EST

Tom Vasel lists his Top 10 games from 2008!

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Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 2:43pm EST

Tom Vasel lists his Top 10 Games from 2007!

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Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 8:54pm EST

Tom Vasel lists his Top 10 Games from 2006!

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Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 8:53pm EST

Tom Vasel lists his Top 10 games from 2005!

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Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 8:16pm EST

Tom Vasel lists his Top 10 games from 2004!

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Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 8:15pm EST

Tom Vasel lists his Top 10 games from 2003!

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Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 9:06am EST

Tom Vasel lists his Top 10 games from 2002!

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Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 9:04am EST

Tom Vasel lists his Top 10 games from 2001!

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Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 8:00pm EST

Tom Vasel lists his Top 10 games from the year 2000!

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Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 7:59pm EST

Tom Vasel lists his Top 10 games from 1999!

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Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 7:28pm EST

Tom Vasel lists his Top 10 games from 1998!

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Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 3:00pm EST

Tom Vasel lists his Top 10 games from 1997!

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Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 7:19pm EST

Tom Vasel lists his Top 10 games from 1996!

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Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 7:19pm EST

Tom Vasel lists his Top 10 games from 1995!

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Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 7:17pm EST

Tom Vasel lists his Top 10 games from 1993 and 1994!

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Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 8:01pm EST

Tom Vasel lists his Top 10 games from 1991 and 1992!

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Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 8:00pm EST

Tom Vasel lists his Top 10 games from 1989 & 1990!

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Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 8:41pm EST

Tom Vasel lists his Top 10 games released from 1987-1988!

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Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 9:52am EST

Tom Vasel lists his Top 10 games released from 1985-1986!

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Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 9:51am EST

Tom Vasel lists his Top 10 games released from 1983-1984!

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Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 9:51am EST

Rodney Smith of Watch It Played & Stephen Buonocore of Stronghold Games join Tom in listing their Top 10 area control games!

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Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 8:25pm EST

Tom Vasel lists his Top 10 games released from 1980-1982!

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Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 8:23pm EST

Tom Vasel lists his Top 10 games from the years 1976-1979!

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Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 11:40am EST

Tom Vasel lists his Top 10 games that start with the letter Z!

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Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 8:04pm EST

Tom Vasel lists his Top 10 games that start with the letter Y!

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Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 8:06pm EST

Tom Vasel lists his Top 10 games that begin with the letter X!

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Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 8:48am EST

Tom Vasel lists his Top 10 games that start with the letter W!

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Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 1:15pm EST

Tom Vasel lists his Top 10 Games that start with the letter V!

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Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 1:13pm EST

Tom Vasel, Zee Garcia, and Sam Healey give us their Top Ten Multiplayer Games that play best with two players.

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Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 3:21pm EST

Tom Vasel lists his Top 10 games that start with the letter T!

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Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 9:38am EST

Tom Vasel lists his Top 10 games that begin with the letter Q! Yes! The letter Q!

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Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 10:44am EST

Tom Vasel talks about his Top 10 games that start with the letter P!

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Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 10:43am EST

Tom Vasel talks about his Top 10 favorite games whose names begin with the letter O.

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Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 10:42am EST

Tom Vasel talks about his Top 10 favorite games whose names begin with the letter N.

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Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 10:42am EST

Zee Garcia discusses his favorite solitaire card and board games.

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Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 4:27pm EST

Tom Vasel, Sam Healey, and Zee Garcia discuss games that they feel play all the listed player counts perfectly.

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Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 4:22pm EST

Tom Vasel shares with us his top ten favorite games whose names begin with the letter M.

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Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 4:30pm EST

Sam Healey gives us his top five video game-themed board games.

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Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 4:28pm EST

Tom Vasel shares with us his top ten favorite games whose names start with the letter L.

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Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 4:28pm EST

Tom Vasel, Zee Garcia, and Sam Healey take part in the next installment of the Pop Culture Top 10 Series: Top 10 Movies That Need Sequels!

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Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 4:26pm EST

Tom Vasel talks about his Top 10 favorite games whose names begin with the letter K.

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Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 9:13pm EST

Sam Healey gives us his Top 10 Twilight Imperium 3 Races.

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Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 9:12pm EST

Tom, Sam, and Zee take a look at their favorite games that feature hidden roles.

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Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 6:36pm EST

Tom is joined by Jason and Richard Ham (Rahdo) to discuss their favorite economic games.

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Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 6:34pm EST

Tom Vasel is joined by special guests Richard Ham (Rahdo) and Jason Levine to discuss their favorite pickup-and-deliver games.

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Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 6:31pm EST

Tom, Sam, and Zee take us through their top 10 card games.

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Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 6:25pm EST

Tom Vasel gives his top ten games whose names begin with the letter E.

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Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 8:08pm EST

Tom Vasel gives his top ten games whose names start with the letter D.

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Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 7:45pm EST

Tom Vasel gives us his top ten games that begin with the letter C.

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Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 9:12pm EST

Tom Vasel gives us his Top 10 Games that start with the letter B.

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Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 5:05pm EST

Tom Vasel begins a new series of Top 10 Lists...one list for each of the letters in the Alphabet!

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Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 9:29pm EST

Tom gives ten tips for naming your game and or publisher.

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Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 9:51pm EST

Sam Healey takes a look at his Top 5 Miniatures Games (with 5 honorable mentions)...;)

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Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 9:24pm EST

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

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Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 9:25pm EST

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

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Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 9:25pm EST

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

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Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 8:53pm EST

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

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Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 8:50pm EST

Melody and Tom Vasel present Melody's top ten games of 2015.

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Category:Top Ten -- posted at: 9:05am EST