Sipping the official Gen Con beer, eyeballing Terraforming Mars, and plans for Day 1 of the big show.
Hilary, Tom, and Chris count down their personal Top 5 Most Wanted Games at Gen Con. Including Seafall, Legendary: Firefly, Tiny Epic Quest, Legends of the Underdark, Codenames: Pictures, Bloodborne: The Card Game, and more!
Hilary, Tom, and Chris review Scythe, one of the hottest board games heading into Gen Con. Is it worthy of all the hype? Spoiler: Yes! Plus reviews of Cry Havoc, The Networks, and Scoville. Be sure to subscribe to Dog and Thimble.
The best board game mechanics and 6 board game reviews: Mage Knight, Sea of Clouds, Wizard's Academy, Dingo's Dreams, TIME Stories Under the Mask, and Why Did the Chicken.
Hilary and Tom are joined by guest Chris Schock as we review Rick & Morty: Total Rickall, Mystic Vale, World's Fair, Playing Gods, My Village, and Rumble in the Dungeon. Also, we discuss what games we're buying next and how to choose what to buy. "The funniest podcast ever recorded" - Tom Parkin
Our glorious return results in an episode that is both tiny AND epic! Inside are board game reviews of Tiny Epic Kingdoms, Tiny Epic Defenders, and Tiny Epic Galaxies from Gamelyn Games.
We review Ghostbusters: The Board Game, a terrible game from Cryptozoic that proves that everyone should be 'fraid of bad game designs. Hilary, Tom, and Jason rip Ghostbusters to pieces, lie about TJ Maxx, and tease our next very special episode of gaming awesomeness.
Join us as we play our first game of Twilight Imperium. This famed board game is incredibly intense, really, really long, and has tremendous depth. Experience our expectations, learn of our alliances, and enjoy some backstabbing as we play Twilight Imperium!
We review Porta Nigra, possibly the ultimate Eurogame. Plus, a look at the first Ashes: Rise of the Phoenixborn expansion from Plaidhat Games.
Go back in time with our review of TIME Stories. Can you figure out the mystery of the asylum? And we randomly preview some board games from 2016. We're back, baby!
What is the best board game of 2015? We reveal the winners of the Thimblies the official Dog and Thimble board game awards. The awards: Best 2-Player Board Game, Best Strategy Board Game, Best Party Game, Best Card Game Best Co-op Board Game, Best Thematic Board Game, Best Board Game for New Gamers, Best Family Board Game, Best Board Game Art Design, and Best Board Game of the Year.
The hunt is on for Dracula! We review Fury of Dracula 3rd Edition and discover Vlad is Italian. Plus, we read your reviews and answer your questions. If you enjoy our show, be sure to subscribe to our podcast!
Only have one other to play board games with? Fear not! We review eight 2-player only board games. Reviews of 7 Wonders: Duel, Akrotiri, Dice Masters, Neuroshima Convoy, Adventure Time Card Wars, The Duke, Star Realms, and Bottom of the 9th. Plus the winner of the Cool Mini or Not contest is announced!
Reviews of four new board games: Above and Below, Shakespeare, Fuse, and Sapiens. Plus, a report on BGG.con, the best board game convention around. We talk about playing prototypes from Rob Daviau and Eric Lang, and hot hot hot Dead of Winter news. If you enjoy our podcast, be sure to rate us!
Hilary, Tom, and Jason review just about every Cool Mini or Not board game in an epic special. And if these games sound good, well, guess what? You can win a whole box full of 'em! Listen for your chance to win a prize pack from Cool Mini or Not. Listen for board game reviews of: Zombicide, Arcadia Quest, Blood Rage, Xenoshyft, Kaos Ball, Rum & Bones, The Grizzled, Dogs of War, and more!
The true motive behind COBRA revealed and we review the adorable board game, Poseidon's Kingdom. All this and more on the latest episode of Dog and Thimble!
Three psychics try to solve the murder of their own podcast in our review of the new co-op game, Mysterium!
Zeus is an angry God, but not after listening to our review of Elysium, one of 2015's best games.
Blood Rage fills Tom with a Viking fury and he nearly kills everyone else in the room! Plus, a stalker reviews Dog and Thimble. Please subscribe to our podcast and rate us on iTunes!
7 board games you can play in under 15 minutes! 7 reviews revealing which are great and which are total crap! Listen to the latest episode of Dog and Thimble and uncover the best microgames you can buy! If you enjoy Dog and Thimble, please subscribe to our podcast.
Win a copy of Magic the Gathering the Board Game! Plus, we review this remake of Heroscape based on Magic the Gathering the card game (you may have heard of it). Do we love it? Yeah, yeah we do. Join Hilary, Tom, Jason, and special guest star Donald Trump (no audio) as we review Magic the Gathering: Arenas of the Planeswalker.
Ashes is Plaid Hat Games answer to Magic and Hearthstone and it is awesome! So says our review. Check out the Dog and Thimble Board Game Podcast for the latest game reviews.
Enter the Batcave and join Dog and Thimble Superfan Zack Snyder (who's listening along with you) as we compare two of the best narrative board games available. It's time for a showdown! Agents of SMERSH vs. Tales of the Arabian Nights. If you enjoy the Dog and Thimble podcast please subscribe. Be sure to rate us on iTunes!
The Revolution should not be televised. Wizkids' X-Men: Mutant Revolution lets lil Wolverine down. We review the four-player strategy board game and, Oh my stars and garters, we don't like it very much.