PNPCAST 013: Nano Mechs & Sub Rosa: Spies for Hire

In this episode, we discuss 11 different uses for power crystals and pretend to be savvy enough to run a spy agency. Also, Ryan continues to break his rule about backing Kickstarters. We played Nano Mechs by Robin Armstrong and Sub Rosa: Subs for Hire by Robin David.

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PNPCAST 012: Roll for the Tournament & MAJESTY

I spent a while trying to figure out a Medieval Times joke for these show notes, but it turns out maybe Medieval Times is already joke enough. Jousting was this episode’s theme, with one of the games being a bit more traditional, and the other focused around giant space mecha and vector mechanics. We played Roll for the Tournament by Joseph Propati and MAJESTY by Jake Staines.

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PNPCAST 011: Argo & Space Pioneers

Join us in the final frontier as we conga line into escape shuttles and explore the galaxy’s trading potential while playing Argo (rules, pnp) by Flatlined Games and Space Pioneers (files on BGG) by Neobite Games.

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PNPCAST 010: FRESH Big Time & Citizen Cane

After a rough start wherein we discuss the state of the podcast as we enter the double-digits, we get down to the real important things: stock exchange manipulation and sweat shop labor. This episode we look at FRESH Big Time by Tim Davidson and Citizen Cane by Jake Staines.

FRESH Big Time review begins at 9:56.
Citizen Cane review begins at 31:58.

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Mythos Tales (formerly Arkham Investigator) heads to Kickstarter!

You may remember our episode dedicated to Arkham Investigator (odds are that you do, as judging by the stats, it is our most-listened episode). If you haven’t, go check it out! It might help you decide whether or not you’d like to back its retail Kickstarter version, Mythos Tales.

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PNPCAST 008: Wizard Dice & Dragon Punch

Find out this week whether you will be banished to the depths of Hell or whether you’ll go home and be a family man. Ian and Ryan check out two dueling games, one magical and one physical, as they look at Wizard Dice and Dragon Punch.

Print-and-play files for Dragon Punch can be found here: US Letter or A4.

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PNPCAST 007: New Bedford & Nantucket

Haul anchor and cast off as Ian and Ryan take a look at New Bedford and it’s little brother Nantucket, both worker placement games about whaling from Nathaniel Levan and Dice Hate Me.

Files can be found on New Bedford’s Kickstarter page, just search the page for “print and play”.

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PNPCAST 006: Galva & Micro Civilization

2015 draws to a close as Ian and Ryan talk about two games that, in their own ways, emblematize the unending passage of time toward a dark and unstable future? Maybe? At any rate, we play Galva and Micro Civilization.

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PNPCAST 005: Tontine

In this episode, Ryan and Ian speculate on the best ways to murder each other for personal profit as they discuss Tontine by Waxwing Games (PnP files here). Episode begins with some cleanup discussion of Austerity and Agent Decker from last episode.

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