The Die Is Podcast (general)

In this episode, we take a look back at the first games we ever played, the games that opened our minds to the possibilities of the hobby, and the games that hooked us in, never to release us!

Will's Game of the Week is Space Cadets.

Chris' Game of the Week is Summoner Wars.

Brandon's Game of the Week is Guild Wars 2.

Direct download: The_Die_Is_Podcast_-_Episode_10.m4a
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In this MEGA-sode, we each discuss something that we have spent an inordinate amount of time and effort seeking out in games, but have still somehow come up empty.

Will's Game of the Week is Defiance.

Chris' Game of the Week is Descent: Journeys in the Dark 2nd edition.

Brandon's Game (Accessory) of the Week is Roll20.

Direct download: The_Die_Is_Podcast_-_Episode_9.m4a
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In this episode, we talk about how we find out about new games, how we learn more, what gets us interested enough to buy, and how we filter through the crap so we don't waste our money!

Will's Game of the Week is Spiderman: Shattered Dimensions.

Chris' Game of the Week is Pixel Tactics.

Brandon is MIA. He may have cut off his left hand. Hopefully, it will be reattached by next week.

Direct download: The_Die_Is_Podcast_-_Episode_8.m4a
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In this episode, we talk about what is fun about superhero games in particular, and what superhero video games, board games, and role-playing games are best.

Will's Game of the Week is XCOM: Enemy Unknown.

Chris' Game of the Week is Legends of Anglerre/Fate Core.

Brandon's Game of the Week is Valkyria Chronicles.

Direct download: The_Die_Is_Podcast_-_Episode_7.m4a
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In this episode, we talk about howthe hobby of gaming fits into our non-gaming lives, especially with regards to our families and significant others.

Will's Game of the Week is Lord of the Rings: War in the North.

Chris' Game of the Week is Far Cry 3.

Brandon's Game of the Week is Hellfire.

Direct download: The_Die_Is_Podcast_-_Episode_6.m4a
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In this episode, we discuss what keeps us playing older games despitea deluge of newer games coming out, and speculate on what current games might stand such a test.

Will's Game of the Week is Borderlands 2.

Chris' Game of the Week is Ni No Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch.

Brandon's Game of the Week doesn't exist, because his two year old daughter locked him out of his computer. Send your insults to @BrandonCard2 on Twitter.

Direct download: The_Die_Is_Podcast_-_Episode_5.m4a
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In this episode, we discuss why violence is present in so many games, and what game options are out there with different levels of violence present.

Will's Game of the Week is Star Trek Online.

Chris' Game of the Week is The Castles of Burgundy.

Brandon's Game(s) of the Week are Apples to Apples, Dixit, and Wits and Wagers.

Direct download: The_Die_Is_Podcast_-_Episode_4.m4a
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In this MEGA* episode, we discuss a game that we have had a complicated relationship with for nearly a decade.

Will's Game of the Week is Only War.

Chris' Game of the Week is Star Wars: The Card Game.

Brandon's Game of the Week is League of Legends.

*Three hours... It kind of got away from us.

Direct download: The_Die_Is_Podcast_-_Episode_3.m4a
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In this episode we discuss games that might cost a bit too much and what makes us buy them anyway.

Will's Game of the Week is Small World.

Brandon's Game of the Week is the Street Fighter Storytelling Game.

Chris' Game of the Week is LEGO Lord of the Rings.

Direct download: The_Die_Is_Podcast_-_Episode_2.m4a
Category:general -- posted at: 12:06pm EDT

In this episode we introduce ourselves and the show, and talk about what kinds games we prefer and why.

Will's Game of the Week is The Secret World.

Brandon's Game of the Week is Blood Brothers.

Chris' Game of the Week is Dungeon World.

Direct download: The_Die_is_Podcast_-_Ep._1.m4a
Category:general -- posted at: 9:53am EDT