5 episodes

Dice Dads is a podcast about board and card games and the enjoyment of the hobby from the perspective of 30 and 40 something parents. We take a look at tabletop games that fit well with a family audience as well as those that are better suited to our group of gaming friends. We discuss topics related to the hobby and share our love of gaming as a fun family outlet! DiceDads is a production of Salamander Games.

DiceDads: A Board Game Podcast Salamander Games

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Dice Dads is a podcast about board and card games and the enjoyment of the hobby from the perspective of 30 and 40 something parents. We take a look at tabletop games that fit well with a family audience as well as those that are better suited to our group of gaming friends. We discuss topics related to the hobby and share our love of gaming as a fun family outlet! DiceDads is a production of Salamander Games.

    Episode 5 - Is Tabletop Good for Kids?

    Episode 5 - Is Tabletop Good for Kids?

    The Dads discuss what has gotten to their table lately and then discuss the benefits that tabletop gaming experience can add to a young person's formative years. The discussion is rounded out with a look at the Convention schedule for the rest of the year and a short look back at highlights of past Con excursions.

    • 57 min
    Episode 4 - Foundation Series - Types of Games

    Episode 4 - Foundation Series - Types of Games

    Josh reviews the difference between Euro and AmeriTrash games, talks about game categorization by player count, appropriate age, and play time, and looks at how game length and player count help you understand the kind of game experience you are likely to get.

    • 35 min
    Episode 3 - December Almost Killed Us

    Episode 3 - December Almost Killed Us

    The Dads talk about their holiday exploits, gaming with family around the holidays, and cooperative vs competitive games.  Their friend and fellow gamer Shane joins the show and they discuss games like Imhotep, Deal or Duel, Keyforge, Azul 2 and take a look at Life with one of the kids.

    • 1 hr 18 min
    Episode 2 - Games & Ghoulash

    Episode 2 - Games & Ghoulash

    The Dads rehash their recent experience at TokenCon 2018 in OKC and talk about what they thought was great about this brand new game con. 

    They also discuss their recent Halloween Super-Spooky Game Day and several games appropriate for the season, including Betrayal at House on the Hill, One Night Ultimate Werewolf, and City of Horror. 

    Finally, they discuss the topic of the use of fear and horror in tabletop games and how that can be done well.

    Happy Halloween!!

    • 43 min
    Episode 1 - What the heck is this tabletop gaming podcast about?

    Episode 1 - What the heck is this tabletop gaming podcast about?

    In this first episode of DiceDads, the Tabletop Gaming Podcast for the Geek Driven Parent, you get introduced to the Dads, hear how they got into gaming, and hear some discussion about some games that are fun to play with kids.  You also get an impression of what n00bs these guys are at audio podcasting, which will be very funny to look back on later!

    • 25 min

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