A board game podcast that tackles the industry from both inside and out! The State of Games is hosted by Chris Kirkman, the head of publishing house Dice Hate Me Studio and co-owner of Greater Than Games, and features regular co-hosts Darrell Louder, resident grump and designer of Compounded, Bottom of the 9th, and Fate of the Elder Gods, and TC Petty III, gaming hipster and designer of VivaJava and VivaJava Dice, Xenon Profiteer, and Spires. Presented by the website www.dicehateme.com - the board game blog with worse luck than you.
The One About Rockets and Racing
Chris, Darrell, and TC dig deep into TC's issues with Rallyman GT and what makes racing games so great.
The One About One Quiet Night
Chris, Darrell, and TC talk about life and gaming in the time of COVID-19, including a first-hand account of dealing with the virus from Darrell.
The One About the Cost of Negativity
Chris, Darrell, and TC talk about the effect of overly-negative and positive reviews on the community and on fan purchasing.
The One About The Best Things of 2019
Chris, Darrell, and TC present their choices for Game of the Year, plus some special categories that highlight other greatness!
The One About Toyetics
Chris, Darrell, and TC get in the holiday spirit talking about the special relationship between toys and games, and its effect on consumers and the board game hobby.
The One About Getting Our Groove Back
Chris, Darrell, and TC, in desperate need of some inspiration, travel down to South Carolina to seek out the best source of boundless energy and enthusiasm they know - Richard Launius.