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Devon Dice Presents

This podcast is about board and card games, our hobby. Join Joel, Tom and Lewis on this new podcast. They like to talk about games they have been playing, news from around the world, good Kickstarters and ones that fail, a topic or 2 and bonus content which will be most likely to be doing a proper Game review.
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Jul 23, 2018

Welcome to the first and maybe the last Disconnects Quiz on the Devon Dice Podcast.

Hosted by Dr. Lewis Jones  @The_BreweryTour

Contestants are Sam "The Man" Freeman @spoonofmilk

the Godfather of Devon Dice Joel Wright @DevonDiceUK

And Special Guest Fiona (The Game Shelf)

Plus the Guys do have a little chat with Fiona about life and board gaming.

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Jul 16, 2018

Joel and Lewis, turn on the mics and record you another episode of the Devon dice podcast. They are brimming with lots of stuff to talk about, mostly board games and oversize plastic models. 

Guess whos back ?!?

Jim's stolen games

ttps://boardgamegeek.com/geeklist/242806/first-auction

Joel Played; Jurassic Snack

Lewis Played; Welcome to...

 

NEWS:

Next Move Games announces Azul: Stained Glass of Sintra!

Trool Park from Ankama

An expansion is in the works for Heaven & Ale

The Norwegians is a large expansion for A Feast for Odin 

Monopoly: Warhammer 40,000,

Concordia Venus, the next expansion for Mac Gerdts' Concordia from PD-Verlag

 Ice3 from Olivier Mahy, Cool Runnings,

Kickstarter:

Jetpack Joyride

Eclipse: Second Dawn for the Galaxy

Snowdonia Deluxe Master Set

Miremarsh - The Boardgame

Cthulhu: Death May Die

Finishing off with a Top 3 Dexterity Games countdown.

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Jul 2, 2018

Joel and Lewis return for the first podcast of July and it's hot! The weather, I mean, The weather is hot. But, This Podcast is excellent to listen to in the sunshine. 

They go through Meeples' Corner's Top 10 sale of the UKGE

the also talk about Pyramid of Pengqueen, Through the Desert, Doodle Rush

News: Istanbul released on iOS and Android

 Pearl Games is releasing sun moon

Colt Express: Bandits new Expansion

Spring Meadow

Kickstarter: 

Raccoon Tycoon

Solomon kane

 

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Jun 18, 2018

Joel and Lewis bring you another episode of the Devon Dice Podcast and start off talking about playing the Spiel Des Jahres games and Kenner des Jahres Games and give their thoughts on who will win. 

The Mind 

Luxor

Azul

Ganz schön clever   

Heaven and Ale

Die Quacksalber von Quedlinburg

Plus there is news and Kickstarters

Neta-Tanka

Witless Wizards

Solar City: a solarpunk game 

And then they bring a new item to the Podcast their top 3 games to take on holiday. 

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May 21, 2018

The Devon Dice Guys (Joel, Lewis and Sam) are joined on the Podcast by Peter Hoffgaard Møller from Tabletop Together.

They talk about the Spiel des Jahres finalist nominees,

Before getting to the main subject where they discuss what they are looking forward to when they go to the UK Games Expo at the NEC.

They talk about the Games, Demos, Shows, entertainment, the awards and the food. 

UK Starship Bridge Simulator-

The floor plan

 

 

The shows:

 

Play Test UK

The awards: The short list 2018

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May 7, 2018

Joel and Lewis are back again to bring you another episode of the Devon Dice podcast. This is good news they must have more board game goodness to talk about and this also means they are back on regular release track.

Joel Played; Charterstone, Great Western Trail, Shards of Infinity

Lewis Played; another playing of Altiplano. Clank! The Mummy’s Curse, and Kung Fu Zoo

Perfect Partners: Dark Lane Ale and 7th Continent

News: My Little Scythe

You can now buy and own shares in a Board Game Company Space Goat Productions, Inc.


Kickstarter:

JAG

Exploriana 

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Apr 7, 2018

Joel, Lewis and Sam return to bring you another podcast installment of all the latest board games they have been playing, as well as, news and kickstarters.

Played:

Exploriana, 

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Battle,

Bunny kingdom, 

Rise to Nobility

News:

Golden geek awards

Coiledspring Games Purchased by Asmodee UK

Kickstarter:

Fireball Island

Dinosaur Island relaunched

Songbirds 

 

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Mar 8, 2018

Joel and DR Lewis gather around the mics again to talk Board games. 

Joel Played; Paper Tails

News: Fireball island will hit kickstarter 3rd April

Lewis Played; Opens a big box of goodies and Transatlantic

News:  the game of “PIG”

Kickstarter: loads:

Dice throne 2nd season

Palm Island

Pocket sub

Aeon’s end: Legacy

Darwining

Chronicles of Crime

Swords crafters

Robinhood and his Merry men

Dead and Breakfast

Egde of Darkness

Batman Gotham City Chronicles

News: Habsro launches their own crowd-funding platform, HasLab

Topic:Designer/publisher spat

News: Ready for Some 2-player Dino Action?

App Played: Legendary DXP on the iPhone and iPad

 

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Feb 9, 2018

Joel, Lewis and Sam bring you the best in board gaming their lifes, news and Kickstarters in episode 45 of the Devon Dice Podcast

Joel Played; Heavy hitters

News: crokicurl

Lewis Played; Blood rage

News: HATE plus the rising sun, kotahi

Meeple corner plug: offers and preorders, don’t pay until the game in the shop, Clank! The Mummy’s Curse

Kickstarter: Agents of mayhem, Page Quest season 1

Sam Played: Favelas

News: Century Spice road/golem edition + Century eastern wonders,

Topic: following the rules even if they make you tear up the game

News: Fake boardgames

Plus compo Time who will be the winner. 

 

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Feb 4, 2018

Joel has Found Lewis Holt again and they return to talk board game, movies and a whole of nonsence.

Warning this is not a normal Devon Dice podcast and there is stong language throughtout.

Jan 18, 2018

Joel and Start the New Year with a revamped show, new intro music and a structure in place. lets us know what you think about it. 

On the show they talk about: Charterstone, Star wars Rebellion, Western Legends (Kickstarter), Gloomhaven and Clank! In Space! Solo mode

News:  Scythe: The Rise of Fenris, Gloomhaven number 1 on BGG, Pegasus Spiele to develop four new games based on Talisman, Matagot to bring out Treasure Island.

And stay tuned for the end to win a Board game from us. 

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Jan 2, 2018

Joel, Sam and Dr Lewis bring you their top games of 2017 in Catergies like:

 

  • Begging Bowl = best Kickstarter release of the year (only games shipped/received in 2017 qualify)
  • Surprise! Mother dicers = the game that caught you by surprise (you didn’t want to play but loved it when you did)
  • Safety in Numbers = best five or more player game (this is instead of the best 2 player category most other lists have)
  • Shiny Shiny = best components and/or artwork
  • And of couse their Game of the Year

 

Happy New to you, our listeners, and thank you for listening 

 

 

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Dec 26, 2017

Joel, Doctor Lewis and Sam bring you a Christmas Special show. Open conversation, chat about games played over the month and Joel put together a board game pub quiz for the guys to fight over. 

Sit back and enjoy. 

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Nov 6, 2017

Joel can now say, "been there, done that and bought a T-shirt from Essen!" and he was joined by two friends, and they remained friends, in their adventures through the halls of Spiel. Here is a 60 minute loaddown of what they got up too. Trust me when I say, they could have recorded for hours.

They talk about lots of games they played and bought, people the meet and a whole lot more. 

Big thanks go to the co-host of the show Lewis Jones and Micheal Verde for being on the show, maybe you will hear more from them in the future. 

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Oct 13, 2017

Joel and Sam list their top 6 games they would pick up at Essen this year and invited special guest, Oliver Brooks, along to add his comments on their picks. Oliver is a new board game designer and has his first game coming out at Essen, Dance of the Fireflies from Backspindle Games Ltd. Essen preorder here.

They discuss topics of the week, 

The rising cost of 7th Continent 

Tom Vasel's (Dice Tower) rant at LGSs Local Gaming Stores.

Getting rules wrong

Moving to their top 6 games, which I won't spoil here, you will have to listen to find out. But you can pop along to Meeples' Corner to the preorder page because Chris has most the games discussed, listed and  ready for you to purchase, to delivered, once they arrive in the shop. 

Thank you the contributors for their top 6 games, it helped make a really good show and we also had a question of the week from Jon. 

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Oct 6, 2017

Joel and Sam get together to bring you episode 39 of the Devon Dice Podcast and talk shop, more Meeples' Corner shop and gaming days, News, Kickstarters and what Joel has been playing lately.

Meeples’ Corner gaming day at Crediton town hall on 28th oct

The Pegasus Spiele Day nov 25th 12-5 at the shop.  

https://www.facebook.com/events/128110397841252/

News

Plaid Hat's Stand Alone Expansion To Specter Ops

Small World: Sky Islands Expansion

Uwe Rosenberg’s Indian Summer

You can now preorder Charterstone for essen pick up


What we have been playing:

Joel: DownforceRestoration Games

Whistle StopBézier Games, Inc.

FlipshipsRenegade Game Studios

Rhino Heroes: Super Battles, HABA

Sam: lots of Clank!  Renegade Game Studios

Kickstarters:

2nd printing of 7th Continent

Dice Hospital

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Aug 21, 2017

Join Joel And Tom for another podcast episode and hear them talk about some cool stuff about Gen Con 50, happening as they record, in Indianapolis, America. And how Joel got on play with Sony's VR head set, Tom tells us about his holiday to Ireland and gaming. 

Plus games they played: 

Arkham Horror: The Card Game

News: 

Clank! In Space - link

Twilight Imperium 4th Edition - link

Sid Meirer's Civillization: A new dawn. link

Through the Desert. Link

Kickstarters: 

Fog Monster Mini Fog Machine For Tabletop Games & Special FX:

A DOG’S LIFE GAME – Be A Canine Hero!

The Brigade - The Board Game of Fantasy Firefighting

and the winner of the copy of pocket mars is announced.

 

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Aug 5, 2017

Joel is the only one to turn up for this podcast, so get ready to listen to 2 hours of Joel talk about all the gaming he has been doing... KIDDING... its only about 20 minutes and 15 minutes is just Joel trying to pronounce names' right.

He does talk about some of the games played: Gloomhaven and Pokemon Card Game.

Then he talks about some Kickstarters you want to take a look at: 

Heroes Wanted: Elements of Danger

A new collection of miniatures 40 mm from Cartoon Miniatures

 

And news the competition to win copy of Pocket Mars

 

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Jul 25, 2017

Joel and Sam return this week with a normal podcast where they will bring you the lastest News, Kickstarters and what they have been playing.

Enjoy!

Spiel Des Jahres winners announced

Kingdomino

Kennerspiel

Exit: The Game

Kinderspiel

Ice Cool

Geek Chic closes it’s doors

Plan B Games acquires Eggertspiele

 

What we have been playing:

Joel: Dice forge

Sam: Near & Far

Outlive

Kickstarters:

Star Scrappers: Cave-in! is a tactical “discard building” card game for 2-4 players, where your strategy really matters. The game is set in the Star Scrappers Universe, a sci-fi world of endless intrigue, conflict and adventure. Will you be able to use the unique skills of different factions and make them work together?

Founders of Gloomhaven: is a competitive 2 hour city building game for 1-4 players. It is not an expansion to Gloomhaven, but a stand-alone Euro project that features a unique mix of tile placement, action selection, hand management, worker placement, and blind bidding.

 

Bonus content

Win a copy Pocket Mars

 

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Jun 21, 2017

Hey everyone, this months podcast is bought to you by The UK Games Expo 2017...

This episode is a long one and it's all about the show that happens every year in the Birmingham NEC. It will feature talk about almost everything that happen to Joel, Tom and Sam at the show.

They meet lots of friends, new faces, played lots of game and eat like kings.

Interlude 1: Sound bite from the Dark Room last year 2016

Interlude 2: musice clip of the Donut Song By Sorted Food on YOUTUBE a parody of Uptown Funk

Tom's section 2:14:00

Tom's Poem parody of "I Wandered Lonely as a Cloud" by William Wordsworth

The end riddle: 2 dead bodies, a phone booth and broken glass everywhere?

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Apr 17, 2017

Joel and Sam give us an Easter special podcast, why's its special - only because it was the day they recorded it on. Episode 31 also will feel like an express episode as they try and record less time then normal and get back their wifes before they notice they are gone. 

Joel talks about Car-booting and playing Rimworld on steam, there also Might be a new number 1 fan for the podcast.

They follow up talk about the Meeples' corner's games day and all the games they played 

Game - Century The spice road.

Meeple corner top 5 sells and preorders

Great news: Meeples’ Corner is an official PremiumShop for Pegasus Spiele.

 

Game - Frogriders.

UKGE hall layout

Peak oil

Rise to nobility

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Apr 3, 2017

Joel and Sam return this week to bring you another Devon Dice Podcast episode after a few long weeks of working. 

 

What we have been playing:

Joel: Plague Inc,

Blood of an Englishman

Sam: TIME Stories: Under The Mask and Expedition: Endurance,

Planetarium,

New York Slice

News:

  1. Eric Lang hired by CMON to be their Director of Game Design.
  2. Gloomhaven second printing up for pre-order for very short period of time - get your from Meeples’ Corner. Ends the 6th April
  3. Flip Ships, A New Cooperative Space Dexterity Game

  4. IDW Games And Atari Team Up To Bring Classic Videogames To Tabletop

  5. NorthStar Games starts development of Evolution: Oceans

  6. Hasbro Announces New Monopoly Tokens

Kickstarters:

  1. The Pursuit of Happiness - Community

  2. POWERSHIPS (a future race through our solar system)

  3. The Kirton Gaming Loft

  4. Cytosis: A Cell Biology Board Game

 

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Mar 12, 2017

Episode 29 of the Devon Dice podcast has landed. 

Joel and Sam are joined by Gary (Xantirad) Blower from The Gameburst Podcast to talk about their gaming exploits, News, Kickstarter (One in particular thats just landed), plus we announce the winner of the A tenner for a title compo. 

Meeple corner top 5 sells and preorders

What we have been playing:

Joel: Coloretto, The Pursuit of Happiness

Gary: Twilight Imperium 3ed

Sam: Xia: Legends of a Drift System, Black Fleet

News:

  1. Golden Geek Winners announced

    Board Game of the Year: Scythe
    2 Player Game: SW: Rebellion
    Artwork & Presentation: Scythe
    Card Game: Arkham Horror: The Card Game (Clank came in third)
    Expansion: 7 Wonders Duel: Pantheon
    Family Game: Codenames: Pictures
    Innovative: Captain Sonar
    Party Game: Codenames: Pictures
    Solo Game: Scythe
    Strategy Game: Scythe
    Thematic Game: Scythe
    Podcast: Shut Up & Sit Down
    App: Twilight Struggle
  2. International Table top 29th april

Kickstarters:

  1. Empires of the Void II 

  2. Get Off My Land!

  3. Farlight

  4. Rising Sun 

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Feb 24, 2017

Here is a special podcast from Devon Dice with Joel and Sam interview Sarah Kennington about Kickstarter Game ORE-SOME! 

They also lok at a couple other kickstarter games at are kickstarter at the present time. 

Dogs - Terminator: The Board Game Champions of Midgard: The Expansions:

Tune in for part 2 of 28 where it is pack full of more gaming goodness.

 

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Jan 23, 2017

Here it is, the first Devon Dice Podcast of season 2, Episode 26 and it is a bit different. Only Joel was avalible to do it, so he called in a friend to co-host and help him with pronouncing names. Justin Smith joins Joel for the first but not the first podcast of year, they talk about Games they have been playing:

DOOM the Board Game    [BUY]

Manions Of Madness 2 ed    [BUY]

HandyCon 2017  

Star Wars: Imperial Assault: Jabba's Realm expansion    [BUY]

News; 

  1. Clank! Expansion
  2. Rhino Hero: Super Battles
  3. Days of wonder’s new game Yamtama  {Preorder}
  4. Pillars of the Earth reprint

 Kickstarter; 

Joel is joined by Sam to interview Peter Blenkharn from the In The Box Games to talk about his new game on Kickstarter Sub Terra 

also Tao Long 

and Defense Grid: The Board Game

to finish off Joel tells us about the shows he been waching on Netflix; Rick and Morty and The Expanse just Justin is looking forward to at the cinema. 

Big thanks to Justin for stepping find him on twitter @Onyersix

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