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Three Swamped stretch goals unlocked in 24 hours and we're so close to two more!
Edo's Game reviews: Swamped Kickstarter Preview Episode 92
Quick Review: Lift Off! Get Me Off This Planet!
Got a moment? Give a Swamped image a thumbs up on Board Game Geek
Cthulhu in the Stacks: Kingsport Festival
Swamped on Kickstarter could use a social media boost
A new "How to play" video and some new artwork revealed for Swamped
Swamped Kickstarter with Ben Gerber & Dennis Hoyle - Wargaming Recon #135
Swamped funds in 6 days! On to some amazing stretch goals!
The Island of Mystery -- A Review of La Isla
My game Swamped is LIVE on Kickstarter for $12! Please check it out!
The Hobby Desk Season 1 Episode 3
Swamped! Less than a week away from Kickstarter and here's what we know....
Podcasts

Geeks Explicitly

  • GE53: 5 Reasons Star Wars Dark Empire Trilogy is AWESOME
    GE53: 5 Reasons Star Wars Dark Empire Trilogy is AWESOME

    Star Wars Dark Empire is an intriguing graphic novel that expands on the Holy Trilogy.  Discover 5 reasons you need to read this graphic novel […]

Indie Talks Podcast

  • Indie Talks Episode 53 - Calliope Games
    Indie Talks Episode 53 – Calliope Games

    I’m chatting with Ray, Cassidy and Chris about Calliope’s catalog, game design and the industry as a whole! Calliope Games has already earned their industry […]

Monsters of the Shattered World

  • Monsters of the Shattered World Season 3, Final Episode: The Lich's Phylactery
    Monsters of the Shattered World Season 3, Final Episode: The Lich’s Phylactery

    In this final episode of this season of Monsters of the Shattered World, Andreas and his friends finally reach the lich’s phylactery, where a surprise awaits […]

The Hobby Desk

  • The Hobby Desk Season 1 Episode 3
    The Hobby Desk Season 1 Episode 3

      Podcast # S1E3   Episode Topic: Flames of War and How Changes Affect Us Hosts: Joshua Shoobridge Episode Outline Hobby Update NEW STUDIO SPACE! […]

Wargaming Recon

  • Swamped Kickstarter with Ben Gerber & Dennis Hoyle - Wargaming Recon #135
    Swamped Kickstarter with Ben Gerber & Dennis Hoyle – Wargaming Recon #135

    Swamped is not your average quasi-cooperative game to be kickstarted. Designer Ben Gerber and Bellwether Games co-founder Dennis Hoyle discuss the Kickstarter project. Support Jonathan […]

Previous Podcasts
Swamped Kickstarter with Ben Gerber & Dennis Hoyle - Wargaming Recon #135

Swamped Kickstarter with Ben Gerber & Dennis Hoyle – Wargaming Recon #135

Swamped is not your average quasi-cooperative game to be kickstarted. Designer Ben Gerber and Bellwether Games co-founder Dennis Hoyle discuss the Kickstarter project. Support Jonathan through PATREON Related posts: Crowdfunding Adler Boardgame Cafe – Wargaming Recon #133 5th Analogue Hobbies Painting Challenge – Wargaming Recon #134 Wargaming Recon #111: How Jonathan Became a Wargamer TotalCon 2015 with Steven Parenteau – Wargaming Recon #130 ReCast: TotalCon 2008 – Wargaming Recon #34

The Hobby Desk Season 1 Episode 3

The Hobby Desk Season 1 Episode 3

  Podcast # S1E3   Episode Topic: Flames of War and How Changes Affect Us Hosts: Joshua Shoobridge Episode Outline Hobby Update NEW STUDIO SPACE! Shed and all ready to rock and roll! Hence why I have been so quiet of late. New battle reports on our Youtube channel for your viewing pleasure.   Please donate to our Gofundme page to help us create more quality podcasts and Youtube videos.   Also Seeking Sponsors, contact me through our Facebook page.   Show Notes are available at Troll in the […]

5th Analogue Hobbies Painting Challenge - Wargaming Recon #134

5th Analogue Hobbies Painting Challenge – Wargaming Recon #134

The Analogue Hobbies Painting Challenge is NOT your average painting contest. Jonathan shares how and why you may want to enter. Support Jonathan through PATREON Related posts: Crowdfunding Adler Boardgame Cafe – Wargaming Recon #133 Wargaming Recon #98: Battleground Games & Hobbies TotalCon 2015 with Steven Parenteau – Wargaming Recon #130 5 Tips to Pick the Right Games to Play at a Con – Wargaming Recon #132 ReCast: TotalCon 2008 – Wargaming Recon #34

It's official! My game Swamped being brought to Kickstarter on May 6th by Bellwether Games!

It’s official! My game Swamped being brought to Kickstarter on May 6th by Bellwether Games!

Swamped – A Semi-Cooperative Game of Adventure, Secrets, & Deadly Peril This is the first sample of in-game artwork we’ve been able to release and I’m incredibly excited to share it! Especially after a year of play testing with cards that don’t look anywhere near as good as those featured here. I’m also really digging the Swamped logo! Swamped is a game for 2-4 players, taking 20-30 minutes to play, ages 8+. I suppose you’d call it a micro game because it will weigh in […]

Crowdfunding Adler Boardgame Cafe - Wargaming Recon #133

Crowdfunding Adler Boardgame Cafe – Wargaming Recon #133

Crowdfunding can do many amazing things. Gordon Sampson hopes to crowdfund his new venture the Adler Boardgame Cafe. Support Jonathan through PATREON Related posts: ReCast: 1775 the Boardgame Wargaming Recon #115 1775 the Boardgame – Wargaming Recon #115 5th Analogue Hobbies Painting Challenge – Wargaming Recon #134 Wargaming Recon #111: How Jonathan Became a Wargamer 5 Tips to Pick the Right Games to Play at a Con – Wargaming Recon #132

5 Tips to Pick the Right Games to Play at a Con - Wargaming Recon #132

5 Tips to Pick the Right Games to Play at a Con – Wargaming Recon #132

Have you ever wanted to go to a gaming convention but didn’t know what to play? This episode shares 5 tips to help you choose the right games for you to play. Support Jonathan through PATREON Related posts: 5 Tips to Turn OFF a Potential Wargamer – Wargaming Recon #114 TotalCon 2015 with Steven Parenteau – Wargaming Recon #130 Are Small Game Conventions Dying Out? – Wargaming Recon #129 ReCast: TotalCon 2008 – Wargaming Recon #34 Wargaming Recon #108 1/2: Jonathan’s TotalCon 2014 Schedule

The Hobby Desk S1E2

The Hobby Desk S1E2

Introduction to Wargaming Host: Joshua Shoobridge Episode Outline Intro: Basic Update, Welcome to the Show and update of the social media sites. Facebook Hobby Desk Update Painting my Necrons up, after a couple of months focusing on Fantasy I felt my 40k models were being neglected. Organizing my hobby space, I will have an external facility to do bigger projects in soon! Stay Tuned for that. Pictures on Facebook Page! Also, we have become proud members of the Troll in the Corner Podcast Network! Clubs […]

Ancient History Magazine Kickstarted with Jasper Oorthuys and Josho Brouwers – Wargaming Recon #131

Ancient History Magazine Kickstarted with Jasper Oorthuys and Josho Brouwers – Wargaming Recon #131

Jasper Oorthuys, managing editor publications, and Dr. Josho Brouwers, editor of Ancient Warfare magazine and co-editor of Ancient History magazine, discuss the Ancient History magazine (AHM) Kickstarter. Learn what Ancient History magazine is and why you should back its Kickstarter project. AHM Kickstarter 411 Starts: March 18, 2015 Ends: 30 days later Goal: 12,500 Euros to fund the publishing of the 1st magazine issue Pledges: Start at 5 Euros How to back: Check out the Ancient History Magazine Kickstarter Social Media: AHM on Facebook, AHM […]

Jonathan's TotalCon 2014 Schedule

Jonathan’s TotalCon 2014 Schedule

TotalCon begins this Thursday!  If you haven’t pre-registered don’t worry. You can get your ticket on site. There are heaps of games, events, panels, and fun to be had. This year I will be in attendance with Troll in the Corner owner & Indie Talks host Ben Gerber. Ben, as a Guest of Honor, is running a few events and is also sitting on a slew of panels. Be sure to look at Ben’s Schedule to see what he is doing. If you are coming […]