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Dice Tower Now is your source for the biggest news from the tabletop gaming world. Each week, the DTNow team brings you breaking stories, special reports, interviews, Kickstarters, new releases, and more.

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Dice Tower Now is your source for the biggest news from the tabletop gaming world. Each week, the DTNow team brings you breaking stories, special reports, interviews, Kickstarters, new releases, and more.

    Dice Tower Now 731: May 3, 2021

    Dice Tower Now 731: May 3, 2021

    This episode, Hasbro reports on Wizard of the Coast earnings, both fungible and non-fungible, GenCon details the haves and have nots of pandemic era conventions, CMYK obtains both Quacks and catapults, and Sarah Shah takes over as crowdfunding correspondent.
     
    TOP STORIES (1:45)
    GenCon 2021 Health and Safety report Hasbro releases first quarter profit report 7 Wonders Mystery contest details Alles auf einer Karte from NSV and Stefan Benndorf Dexterity game Hurlyburly coming from CMYK Games Noisy party game Soundbox coming from Horrible Guild Second edition of Tyrants of the Underdark announced by Gale Force 9 Nicodemus by Bruno Cthala and Florian Sirieix coming from Bombyx Games CMYK to publish Quacks of Quedlinburg and expansions Scorpion Masque releases 2-player rules for Master Word  
    CROWDFUNDING (9:55)
    It’s a Wonderful Kingdom Hellboy Expansions and Hellboy the Dice Game Transmissions Pletrix Koi Garden One Card Wonder Canvas: Reflections  
    NEW RELEASES (16:25)
    Valiant Wars published by Strange Machine Games Rush MD by Artipia Games Masters of the Night by Ares Games Chronicles of Crime: 1900 from Lucky Duck Games Fantasy Realms: Cursed Hoard by WizKids Nidavellir: Thingvellir by GRRRE Games  
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    Follow our curated Twitter newsfeed @DiceTowerNow. Dig in with Corey at DiceTowerDish.com. Have a look-see at Barry’s wares at BrightBearLaser.com. Get your game reviews in record time with Sarah on YouTube and Twitter.

    • 22 min
    Dice Tower Now 730: April 26, 2021

    Dice Tower Now 730: April 26, 2021

    This episode, Grail Games loses evil genius Knizia but gains all the “Minion”s, Board & Dice hires a fantastic Family, and Galaxy Trucker keeps on truckin'. And long time contributors Chris and Kitty deliver their final Kickstarter report.
     
    TOP STORIES (2:15)
    Christian Petersen Purchases Fantasy Flight Gaming Center Deckscape Crew vs Crew Capstone announces Imperial Steam Slugfest Games creates Dungeon Decorators Alley Cat Games follows up Dice Hospital with Dice Theme Park Exploding Kittens announces A Little Wordy UltraPRO brings legacy destruction with Cutterland Egyptian Kings expansion to Empires of the North coming from Portal Games Yokohama Roll and Write coming from OKAZU IELLO is making giant King of Tokyo Monster Box Galaxy Trucker reprint coming from CGE Fallout: Wasteland Warfare Mojave Expansion announced by Modiphius Upper Deck’s next Marvel Legendary expansion is Annihilation Treasure, Dragons and Adventures scenario coming to Catan Seafarers Grail Games loses Knizia classic games, but gains Minion Games Board & Dice hires Mik and Starla from Our Family Plays Games  
    NEW RELEASES (14:44)
    Rival Networks from Formal Ferret Games King of 12 by Lucky Duck Ruins of Mars from Aetheris Games Galaxy Hunters by IDW Sweetlandia from Ultra-PRO  
    KICKSTARTERS (18:03)
    Hippocrates 7 Moons The Shadow Planet Marvel United: X-Men Board Royale Cellulose: A Plant Cell Biology Game And a Monster Hunter World shoutout  
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    Follow our curated Twitter newsfeed @DiceTowerNow. Dig in with Corey at DiceTowerDish.com. Have a look-see at Barry’s wares at BrightBearLaser.com. Check out the Tabletop Game Talk podcast with Chris and Kitty.

    • 26 min
    Dice Tower Now 729: April 19, 2021

    Dice Tower Now 729: April 19, 2021

    This episode, Barry and Corey are actually in the same house at the same time, recording live. BGG opens up nominations for the Golden Geek Awards, Board Game Atlas starts a board game review website, and game announcements galore.
     
    TOP STORIES (01:41)
    BGG takes Golden Geek Award nominations Stonemaier Games releases 2020 stakeholder numbers Stonemaier grabs trademark for Libertalia Matt Leacock’s Climate Crisis is now titled Daybreak 7 Wonders Mystery teased IELLO announces For the King (and Me) Atlas Games debuts Yukon Salon Video game Reventure getting board game sequel Orbtale Board Game Atlas creating centralized board game reviews Tranquility coming from Lucky Duck Delicious Games announces new Vladimir Suchy game Messina 1347 Buru coming from Crafty Games AEG to release Whirling Witchcraft Munchkin Enhancers coming in May from Steve Jackson Games More rumors from IDW’s Metal Gear Solid board game WizKids announces push your luck race game Greece Lightning  
    THE HOTNESS (11:45)
    The Initiative Marvel United Hadrians Wall Lost Ruins of Arnak Oath: Chronicles of Empire and Exile Transmissions Marvel Champions Warhammer Quest: The Cursed City  
    KICKSTARTERS (13:22)
    Sefirot Long Shot: The Dice Game Scrumpy: Card Cider Bone to Pick Empyreal: Far Corners Marvel United: X-Men  
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    Follow our curated Twitter newsfeed @DiceTowerNow. Dig in with Corey at DiceTowerDish.com. Have a look-see at Barry’s wares at BrightBearLaser.com. Check out the Tabletop Game Talk podcast with Chris and Kitty.

    • 18 min
    Dice Tower Now 728: April 12, 2021

    Dice Tower Now 728: April 12, 2021

    This episode, the Tokyo Spring Game Market is in full swing, Reiner Knizia has a magical point salad game, Fantasia announces a Sigmond Freud just for your mother, and plants take over Botanik and Verdant.
     
    TOP STORIES (02:52)
    Venom coming to Marvel Champions LCG Day & Night from Piatnik and Andrea Mezzoterra American Tabletop Award Winners Vengeance: Roll and Fight from Mighty Boards Whitechapel downloadable Dear Old Boss rule Jodhpur Botanik 2-player tile game from Space Cowboys Ares Games to publish and distribute for Ergo Ludo Editions Unconscious Mind announced from Fantasia Games Kroma lights up from Breaking Games Witchstone, a new Reiner Knizia game from HUCH! And RnR Houseplant growing game Verdant from Flatout Games La Granja Deluxe Edition announced at Board and Dice Con Tuned, next “Made in Wonderland” game, coming from Thundergryph Games  
    KICKSTARTERS (12:45)
    Foundation Mythic Battles: Ragnarok John Company: Second Edition Lasting Tales AuZtralia Bix Box, Revenge of the Old Ones, TaZmania Sentinels of the Multiverse: Definitive Edition  
    NEW & UPCOMING RELEASES (18:11)
    The Initiative Lions of Lydia Aquatica: Cold Waters Expansion Munchkin Critical Role Cryo  
    THE BOARD ROOM (21:34)
    Barry discusses the art of negotiation.  
    CONNECT
    Follow our curated Twitter newsfeed @DiceTowerNow. Dig in with Corey at DiceTowerDish.com. Have a look-see at Barry’s wares at BrightBearLaser.com. Check out the Tabletop Game Talk podcast with Chris and Kitty.

    • 28 min
    Dice Tower Now 727: April 5, 2021

    Dice Tower Now 727: April 5, 2021

    “Camel Up” takes a vacation, “Too Many Bones" gets a pop-up book, “Cytosis” goes all herbaceous, and Deadpool may or may not be in “Unmatched” (he really is).
     
    TOP STORIES (02:51)
    The Siege of Runedar from Reiner Knizia and Ludonova Camel Up: Off Season from Plan B Games The Automaton of Shale from Chip Theory Games Cellulose from Genius Games Deadpool expansion for Unmatched Marvel Villainous: Mischief & Malice Vivid Memories from Floodgate Games Sam SJ Macdonald joins Garphill Games as full time designer  
    THE HOTNESS (06:54)
    John Company: Second Edition Oath: Chronicles of Empire and Exile The Siege of Runedar Marvel United Pax Pamir: Second Edition John Company V-Commandos  
    KICKSTARTERS (08:11)
    Robinson Crusoe Fjords Clash of Deck Factory Funner, Bear Raid, and Ghosts of Christmas V-Commandos Deluxe Mage Noir 1815, Scum of the Earth  
    NEW & UPCOMING RELEASES (14:09)
    Shifting Stones The Key: Murder at the Oakdale Club Equinox Maharaja  
    CONNECT
    Follow our curated Twitter newsfeed @DiceTowerNow. Dig in with Corey at DiceTowerDish.com. Have a look-see at Barry’s wares at BrightBearLaser.com. Check out the Tabletop Game Talk podcast with Chris and Kitty.

    • 17 min
    Dice Tower Now 726: March 29, 2021

    Dice Tower Now 726: March 29, 2021

    Matt Leacock plays with climate change, "Monopoly" plays with the community, "Lost Cities" gets a roll and write, and the EXIT games get more puzzley.
     
    TOP STORIES:
    "Pandemic" designer Matt Leacock developing "Climate Crisis." Z-Man Games cancels Pandemic Survivor Series 2021. "Monopoly" changing Community Chest cards. 2020 Dice Tower Award Nominees announced. "Little Town" designers expand operations with IELLO's "Little Factory." Get lost again with "Lost Cities: Roll & Write." Warchief Games announces "Auroboros: Coils of the Serpent" RPG. "The Galaxy's Most Wanted" join "Marvel Champions: TCG." "EXIT: The Game" adds jigsaw puzzles. "Hall of the Mountain King" gets a prequel in "Fall of the Mountain King" from Burnt Island Games. Quest-driven "Lands of Galzyr" from Snowdale Design coming to crowdfunding. Escape the "Zombie Princess" and unlock the secrets of the Sphere in "Free Radicals" from WizKids. Serve up the perfect "Square Meal" from Phantasio Games and Asmodee.  
    THE HOTNESS:
    Oath Robinson Crusoe: Adventures on the Cursed Island Cubitos  
    KICKSTARTERS:
    Wetlands Dealing Dungeons Night Market Monuments Clash of the Ardennes Stellaris: Infinite Legacy Robots Ate Our Pizza Gloomier: A Night at Hemlock Hall Robinson Crusoe - Collector's Edition  
    NEW & UPCOMING RELEASES:
    Annapurna (Fiat Lucre Games) Whatnot Cabinet (Pencil First Games) Imperium: The Contention (Contention Games) Ginkopolis (reprint from Pearl Games) Mekhane (Cranio Creations)  
    CONNECT:
    Follow our curated Twitter newsfeed @DiceTowerNow. Dig in with Corey at DiceTowerDish.com. Have a look-see at Barry’s wares at BrightBearLaser.com. Check out the Tabletop Game Talk podcast with Chris and Kitty.

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81 Ratings

Marc Specter ,

Great pithy news

The show presents pithy industry news in a timely manner. The Kickstarter coverage makes me scratch my head at times, as it doesn’t seem to be comprehensive. Regardless, I’ll listen to every show. Very good content.

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Love this podcast

I love the news but have especially enjoyed the designer horror story, please make more features like it.

TheGameTree ,

Great update

This feed has had a few different formats with a variety of hosts. This is the best they have put together so far.

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