January 13th, 2017 | Season 2 | 1 hr 10 mins
OUr first recording session of 2017 is with the very wonderful Jamey Stegmaier of Stonemaier Games.
We talk about what games influenced him as he was growing up and then chat about Viticulture, Euphoria and some other game about big robots and resource t...
January 8th, 2017 | Season 2 | 1 hr 24 mins
Richard recorded a special show with Neil from Spartan Games just before Christmas.
We spoke about how he got into the hobby, what you do with a quarter of a million soldiers, avoiding Strictly Come Dancing, and how Neil got into the hobby, as well as ho...
December 21st, 2016 | Season 1 | 1 hr 25 mins
Richard is joined by Frank West, the creator of The City of Kings. A new game scheduled to be hitting Kickstarter in early 2017.
Frank tells us about his self built monopoly type game he designed as a lad, we talk dating tips and hugely long sessions of...
Episode 33: Friends of the Show - Let's Not Get Lost in the Catacombs, Let's Just have a Chat With Aron.
December 18th, 2016 | Season 1 | 1 hr 40 mins
Richard is joined by Aron West, who as the Creative Director for Elzra Games can claim responsibility for bringing a huge smile to Colin's face.
Which is no bad thing. In fact, you can here how much we love Catacombs here.
Aron talks about Caylus, one of...
December 16th, 2016 | Season 1 | 1 hr 43 mins
So Colin comes back for this last chat of the year and we talk about Mr Freeze Raspberry Meth before diving in to what we have been playing and what we are planning to play for the next show.
We also give big shout outs to all the guys at DWARF and answ...
December 13th, 2016 | Season 1 | 1 hr 1 min
We said we would get him back in if he funded - we never guessed it would have been eight hours after the campaign launched. Dropping back in to chat during the whirlwind campaign with days to go is Kevin Young from Inspiring Games.
Brilliant guy to talk...
Episode 30: Work In Progress - It's Not Outside the box, or around the box, It's Inside the Box - Peter Blenkharn
December 12th, 2016 | Season 1 | 1 hr 19 mins
Continuing our series of chatting to creators in the industry we speak to Peter Blenkharn, who as the Co-founder and Managing Partner of Inside the Box Boardgames is reosponsible for bringing the businesses ideas to life as well as publishing other crea...
Episode 29: Post Match Analysis - Who Are You? Who Are You? - Mark Pearson from London Boardgames Co.
December 10th, 2016 | Season 1 | 1 hr 30 mins
We've spoken to those in the middle of Kickstarters, or prelaunch so we thought it was time to look at a post match analysis of what happens once the dust settles. Excuse the first of many football based puns.
So it made sense to bring in Mark Pearson fr...
Episode 28: Friends of the Show -We Found A Little Lost Panda And All She Wants To Do Is Play Board Games - Niki
December 7th, 2016 | Season 1 | 1 hr 27 mins
Sometimes it just seems right to get someone on the podcast. No they don't have to be known in the industry, or be internet famous, or have something to casually promote. They just bring some good old fashioned conversation to the table and a lot of laug...
December 2nd, 2016 | Season 1 | 55 mins 33 secs
Richard is joined by Tracey from Chaos Cards, an online retailer that has seen a massive boom in business over the last couple of years due to the popularity of boardgaming, RPGing and Cards.
But we want to find out more about Tracey's involvement in the...
Episode 26: Friends of the Show - No Consoles or Malice, Just Some Cardboard with Alice - Alice Bell
November 21st, 2016 | Season 1 | 1 hr 14 mins
Richard is joined by Alice Bell, one of the key writers and content creators for Videogamer.com.
We thought it was about time to ask her on so she could tell us all about her D&D days, playing Shadowrun, and having to deal with the source of all evil. A...
Episode 25: Friends of the Show - I'm Not Your Father, I'm Just A Really Great Guy - Charles Turner / VadervanOdin
November 16th, 2016 | Season 1 | 1 hr 51 mins
Richard is joined by Charles Turner, aka VaderVanOdin, aka Really Genuinely Great Guy to talk through time about his own special relationship with cardboard and lead and the beloved Games Workshop.
We delve into sibling rivalry and Heroquest before jumpi...