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Epic Gaming Night Podcast | Board Games Table Top & Card Games

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 www.twitch.tv/epicgamingnight check us out on twitter and instagram @epicgamingnight
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Now displaying: July, 2018

 

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Jul 25, 2018

News:

  • Comanauts
  • Project Elite
  • Roy joins Kid Loves Tiger Games

What we have been playing!

  • (Roy) A Song of Ice and Fire
  • (Rob) A Song of Ice and Fire
  • (Matt) Nothing

Topic: Gencon previews
https://boardgamegeek.com/geekpreview/7/gen-con-2018-preview?sort=hot

Games we talked about:

  • Brass
  • Too Many Bones
  • Scythe: Rise of Fenris
  • Forbidden Sky
  • Root
  • Detective
  • Century: Eastern Wonders
  • Reef
  • Gizmos
  • Founders of Gloomhaven
  • Rise of Tribes
  • Nyctophobia
  • Ultimate Werewolf Legacy
  • Terraforming Mars: Prelude
  • Adrenaline: Team Play Expansion
  • Tiny Epic Zombies
  • Funky Chicken
  • BattleStar Galactica: Starship Battles
  • Villainous
  • Dude
  • Tower of Madness
  • One Week Ultimate Werewolf
  • Megaland
  • Smiths of Winterforge
  • Guardians
  • Goodcritters
  • Neon Gods
  • Startropolis

Thanks so much to all of our Episode 165 Gencon preview!amazing patrons!

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Jul 19, 2018

Ep. 164: Dice Tower Con Stories!!

 

News

Topic: Dice Tower Con

  • Scavenger hunt!
  • What did we play at dice tower con?
    • Strike
    • TI4
    • POG’s
    • Isle of Skye
    • 9 player Game of Thrones
    • Blood Rage
    • Starship Samurai
    • Specter Ops: Broken Covenant
    • Rising 5
    • Heroes of Land, Air, and Sea
    • Deception
    • The Mind
    • Pioneer Days
    • Tiefe Taschen
    • Wits & Wagers
  • Crazy stories?
  • Why do you like Dice Tower Con?
  • What was your favorite part?

Games we talked about:

  • Dragon Castle

Thanks so much to all of our amazing patrons!

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Jul 17, 2018

Ep. 163: Samurai Starships and Guardians with Isaac and Callin

 

Topic: Plaid Hat Games

  • Tell us a little bit about samurai starships!
  • What are some of the mechanics of the game?
  • Tell us a little bit about the setting and the theme behind the game?
  • What would you say was your biggest influence designing the game?
  • What was the most difficult thing about designing samurai starships!
  • What anime would you love to design a game around?
  • Callin tell us all about guardians!
  • Tell us about the mechanics of guardians!
  • Like most Plaid Hat Games is there a rich theme and story to the background of the game?
  • What was it like being a first-time game designer?
  • What were some of your biggest influences designing the game?
  • Is this a standalone game or should we expect to see more?
  • Specter Ops: Broken Covenant is out!
  • Is there anything else you want to talk about from Plaid Hat Games?
    • Ashes Expansions soon
    • Clans Clans decks (Feather, Leaf, Shadow, Fang, Light, Fire)
    • July is going to be crazy for announcements
    • Issac got an exciting next week
    • Guardians preview out in September

Games we talked about:

  • Starship Samurai
  • Guardians
  • Ashes
  • Crystal Clans
  • Crossfire
  • Specter Ops: Broken Covenant

Thanks so much to all of our amazing patrons

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Jul 2, 2018

Ep. 162: Up/down time!

 

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What we have been playing!?

  • (Roy) 7 Wonders, Wiz-War, Ethnos
  • (Rob) Thanos Rising, Ethnos
  • (Matt) Nothing

Topic: Down time

  • Describe the concept of up and down time in a board game.
  • How do you feel about down time in games?
  • Does length of the game have anything to do with the amount of downtime?
  • What are some Games with a lot of downtime?
    • Xia
    • Forbidden Stars
  • Can some games be prone to analysis paralysis and lead to down time?
  • What are some ways designers & developers can minimize downtime?
  • What are some mechanics that help minimize downtime?
  • What are some games that keep players constantly engaged?
    • Century
    • Ethnos
    • Fief
  • Have you ever been surprised by how long you been playing a game because you were engaged the whole time?
  • Do you have any tips for listeners on how to deal with downtown?

Thanks so much to all of our amazing patrons

  • Patron of the week:
    • Nick Vollentine

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