Games & Hobbies

A PODCAST ABOUT BOARD GAMES, CARD GAMES AND TABLETOP GAMING. HOSTED BY SEAN AND RONAN AND COMING OUT OF THE UK.

Episodes

February 14, 2020

Episode 143: Pit Spit

Join us as we take an in depth dive into twelve more games we have been playing in recent weeks. Including Maracaibo, Paladins of the West Kingdom, La Stanza, Yukon Airways and more...

Apologies for the long delay between episodes and the change of venue halfway through, hear all about the ups and downs of recent months as we explain a few things. 

Head to www.thedicetower.com for loads of great gaming coverage including our Pit Stop videos and plenty more podcasts to enjoy.

 

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We're back with another Pit Spit episode.

Sean and Ronan run through 12 games that they have been playing of late including Marvel: Champions, Horrified, Rumble Nation and Abomination: Heir to Frankenstein. They also take a look at two current KickStarter projects that have caught the eye.

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Also, we are proud to announce that our Pit Stop overview videos are now part of the Dice Tower family and can be only found on the Dice Tower YouTube feed.

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We try out a new format called Glancing Blows, based around early impressions on games we have played once or twice. Ronan is joined by Ellie and Rachel to discuss nine new releases or games due to drop tomorrow at Spiel 2019. 

We also have an interview from Chris O'Regan, esteemed video game podcast host, and Issac Childres, designer of Gloomhaven.

Check our Chris' work at; https://caneandrinse.com

For overview videos on many of the game discussed in this episode head to; https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLbaocuNbGuhs6iLFraUVdqRHxZiPPPWAz

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For the final time this year Sean and Ronan share their musings on twelve upcoming releases due to debut at Spiel 2019. For each game your intrepid hosts have done their research and without having played these titles they make an informed guess on whether they are Treasures or Traps.

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Sean and Ronan are back once again after ransacking through the information on the upcoming releases at Spiel 2019. They have picked eleven games to pore over and try to make a decision on whether these games will be Treasured for years to come or Traps to capture the unwary. 

Join in the discussion on Twitter or email us at thegamepitpodcast@gmail.com

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Matthew Jude is again a 'guest' in The Pit to finally discuss our Top 10 very best games released in 2018. 

Join us for eighty six minutes if the finest the gaming could give you from last year.

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Sean and Ronan have been rooting through the upcoming releases due out at Spiel in Essen 2019. 

As is tradition, they have chosen twelve games to preview and attempt to discern whether these titles are Treasures worthy of your eye or Traps destined to disappoint.

Join in the conversation with us on Twitter or Instagram @gamepitpodcast

Hit us up at thegamepitpodcast@gmail.com with your thoughts and reccies

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September 23, 2019

Episode 136: Pit Spit

Sean and Ronan descend into the pit carrying twelve games they have been playing recently. Some will be thrown into the bone midden while others will be placed carefully in the Trophy Hall. Which games make the cut?

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Sean and Ronan are joined by Matthew Jude to chat about the best and worst of board gaming in 2018. A few awards are handed out but the Top 10s will have to wait for another day due a technical difficulty.

Head to www.dicetower.com for more gaming coverage.

Contact us on thegamepitpodcast@gmail.com with any enquiries.

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September 5, 2019

Episode 134 - Pit Spit

Ronan and Sean reunite and discuss the generally lighter games they have been nibbling at during a collective slowdown in gaming over the past few months. Games old and new and chewed over, holiday plans mentioned and plans are made for more episodes soon as the games are starting to flow again.

 

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