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We are a podcast About Board games, Card games, & any other form of tabletop gaming! Join Roy, Matt, And Robert On our amazing podcasting adventure with tons of table top gaming! each week will will tackle another gaming topic and talk about game we are currently streaming and playing! we stream the podcast live on Tuesdays at 9pm EST and we play live board games on fridays 6-10pm EST check us out on twitter and instagram @epicgamingnight
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Oct 27, 2016

This week we talk what we have been playing Mechs Vs Minions, Battle of the Five Armies, & Mysterium! And answer a bunch of crazy questions!


What we have been playing!?

  • (Roy) Mechs vs Minions
  • (Rob) Battle of the Five Armies
  • (Matt) Mysterium, Pandemic Legacy, Codenames: Pictures

Topic: This is Us

  • If you were a board game what game would you be?
    • (Roy) Legendary
    • (Rob) Junk Art
    • (Matt) Pandemic Legacy
  • If you had to Pick board games to describe your relationship with the other co-hosts what game would you pick?
    • (Roy)
      • Rob - Twilight Imperium 3
      • Matt - Rhino Hero
    • (Rob)
      • Matt - Telestrations
      • Roy - Codenames
    • (Matt)
      • Roy - T.I.M.E Stories
      • Rob - Junk Art
  • What are some of your favorites!?
    • Movie
      • (Roy) Lord of the Rings: Fellowship of the Ring
      • (Rob) Step Brothers, Braveheart, Meet Joe Black
      • (Matt) Moonrise Kingdom
    • Tv show
      • (Roy) X-Files, Naruto
      • (Rob) Walking Dead, Battlestar Galactica, Breaking Bad, The Flash
      • (Matt) Black Mirror, Cowboy Bebop
    • Book
      • (Roy) Lord of the Rings, Lovecraft books
      • (Rob) Twilight Series, Harry Potter Series, Hunger Games
      • (Matt) Transmetropolitan, Tokyo Ghost, Saga
    • Music
      • (Roy) MXPX, Pop Punk, Hardcore
      • (Rob) Classical, Movie Scores, Alternative
      • (Matt) Folk, Techno, Chiptune, anything
    • Video game
      • (Roy) Link to the Past
      • (Rob) Skyrim
      • (Matt) Sonic 2, Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic,
  • What title game Best describes your relationship with your significant other? Matt!?!
    • (Roy) Mechs vs Minions
    • (Rob) Run, Fight, or Die; Tail Feathers
    • (Matt) Crippling loneliness
  • What is something the other co-host don't know about you?
    • (Roy) Into Mountain Biking
    • (Rob) One of 6 kids
    • (Matt) Traveled to 46 of the 50 states
  • If you could pick any profession what would you do?
    • (Roy) Boardgame Media/ Run a boardgame store
    • (Rob) Entertainment industry
    • (Matt) No idea/ baking, distilling, brewing, architecting
  • If you could pick a boardgame to live inside of which game would you pick?
    • (Roy)
    • (Rob) Queen's Gambit, War of the Ring
    • (Matt) Blood Rage
  • What is one game that you would never play again?
    • (Roy) Flux, Munchkin
    • (Rob) Glory of Rome
    • (Matt) Killer Bunnies
  • If you had to chose a game to play with death to save your life what game would you pick?
    • (Roy) Blood Rage, Rhino Hero
    • (Rob) Mansions of Madness 1st Ed. , Go Cuckoo
    • (Matt) A Coin Flip
  • Jbenz32 asks: Who would win in a fight Cthulhu or Indiana Jones?
    • (Roy) Cthulhu
    • (Rob) Indiana Jones
    • (Matt) Cthulhu
  • Tabletopcrag asks: What are your non-boardgaming hobbies?
    • (Roy) Parenting
    • (Rob) Church, Local community stuff, Writing, Movies, Family
    • (Matt) Baking, Beer, Movies, Being alone

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Oct 20, 2016

This week we talk about our top 10 board games and why we love them!!


Honorable Mentions:

  • Rhino Hero x2
  • Pandemic Legacy
  • Splendor
  • Level 7: Omega Protocol
  • Cosmic Encounter

Roy’s Top 10

  1. Twilight Imperium 3
  2. Xia: Legends of a Drift System
  3. War of the Ring
  4. T.I.M.E Stories
  5. Mansions of Madness 2nd Edition
  6. Marvel: Legendary
  7. Spector Ops
  8. Battlelore
  9. Rex/ Dune
  10. Blood Rage

Rob’s Top 10

  1. Mansions of Madness 2nd Edition
  2. Game of Thrones
  3. Dead of Winter
  4. Ashes: Rise of the Phoenixborn
  5. Spector Ops
  6. Codenames
  7. Zombiecide Series
  8. Junk Art
  9. Axis and Allies Series
  10. Risk Series

Matt’s Top 10

  1. Blood Rage
  2. Deception: Murder in Hong Kong
  3. Junk Art
  4. Spector Ops
  5. Secret Hitler
  6. Xia: Legends of a Drift System
  7. Dead of Winter
  8. Codenames
  9. Mansions of Madness 2nd Edition
  10. Marvel: Legendary

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Oct 13, 2016

This week we talk to Brian Beyke about board games, customer service and Coffee!


What we have been playing!?

  • (Brian) Jungle Speed
  • (Roy) Karuba, Tales of the Arabian Nights, Champions of Midgard, Race for the Galaxy
  • (Rob) Unicorn Glitterluck
  • (Matt) Pandemic Legacy

Topic: Brew the best

  • What is your favorite tabletop game?
    • Summoner Wars
  • Games talked about during the podcast
    • Summoner Wars
    • Vassal
    • Zertz
    • Zendo
    • Seafall
    • Caravans
    • Junk Art
    • Imhotep
    • Ashes: Rise of the Phoniexborn
  • Coffee talked about during the podcast
    • Ethiopian Kayon Mountain
    • Inkwell House Blend
    • Guatemala San Pedro
    • Esmeralda/Gesha
    • Kopi Luwak

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Oct 6, 2016

We have the Legend Mark Streed from Board Game corner on the podcast to talk bout thematic experience games!


What we have been playing!?

  • (Mark) Mansions of Madness, Inis, Pandemic: Reign of Cthulhu, and many more.
  • (Roy, Mat, & Rob) Battlestar Galactica

Topic: Games that create a thematic experience!

  • What are a few games that create a thematic experience?
    • Pandemic Legacy
    • Mansions of Madness
    • Star Trek Ascendancy
    • Star Trek Panic
    • Xia: Legends of a Drift System
    • Tales of Arabian Nights
    • Dead of Winter
    • XCOM
  • What part of a game really enhances the theme for you?
    • Components
    • Story
    • Reading sections to define theme
    • Art
  • Is there anything that ruins the theme or experience for you with some games?
    • People
    • Components
    • Crazy game mechanics
  • Is there anything you do for your games to enhance the experience? (Painting? Playing Music? Upgrading components?)
  • What is the best experience you've ever had board gaming?
    • (Rob) Lion Bear Squid alliance, Dead of Winter betrayal
    • (Mark) Messing with Ignacy Trzewiczek live at BGGcon
    • (Roy) Public execution in TI3
    • (Matt) Playing Secret Hitler and making Emerson Matsuuchi yell
  • Mark can you tell us about the new board game corner awards program?
    • Cornerstone Collection: Games you must own
    • Corner Certified: Gaming Excellence in all things
  • Are there any notable games that have gotten the award?
    • Element - Rather Dashing Games
    • Zombicide Black Plague - Cool Mini or Not
    • XIA: Legends of a Drift System - Far Off Games
    • Star Trek Panic - Fireside Games and USAopoly

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