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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 […]

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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 […]

Wargaming Recon

  • Looking Back on 2014 - Wargaming Recon #127
    Looking Back on 2014 – Wargaming Recon #127

    Looking Back on 2014 The 2014 podcast season has been incredible! Almost 23,000 people tuned in this year. With the help of listeners like Y-O-U […]

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Looking Back on 2014 - Wargaming Recon #127

Looking Back on 2014 – Wargaming Recon #127

Looking Back on 2014 The 2014 podcast season has been incredible! Almost 23,000 people tuned in this year. With the help of listeners like Y-O-U we raised over $400 for charity. Listen to this episode to hear what else made 2014 special. This episode discussed: Top 10 Episodes of 2014 Ep 119: Henry Hyde Wargaming Author Ep 123: The Great Wargaming Survey (with Jasper Oorthuys) ReCast #2: Electronic Gaming & Censorship Ep 124: Paper Terrain Ep 125: Holiday Gift Guide 2014 with Aaron Bostian Ep […]

ReCast: Battle of Abington - Wargaming Recon #62

ReCast: Battle of Abington – Wargaming Recon #62

Jonathan is sick so there is NO NEW EPISODE right now. To make up for it we’re sharing this episode from the vault. The classic episode comes to you from the dark ages where the show had a different name. Since this is a CLASSIC episode some of the links, content, giveaways, contests etc may be out of date or ended. Don’t worry! Next time we’ll be back with a NEW episode of Wargaming Recon. Host Jonathan J. Reinhart releases a short show. The episode […]

Extra Life 24hr Game-a-thon 2014 - Wargaming Recon #126

Extra Life 24hr Game-a-thon 2014 – Wargaming Recon #126

Holiday Gift Guide 2014 with Aaron Bostian - Wargaming Recon #125

Holiday Gift Guide 2014 with Aaron Bostian – Wargaming Recon #125

Holiday Gift Guide 2014 with Aaron Bostian The Holiday Gift Guide 2014 aims to make it easier to shop for the special wargamers in our lives. In general shopping can be stressful and doubly so for wargamers. Special guest Aaron Bostian returns to the show to join Jonathan in creating this year’s list. If you’re unfamiliar with the Holiday Gift Guide we hope you will enjoy this episode. Don’t hesitate to peruse the gift guides for past years at: Holiday Gift Guides. Under $20 Jonathan’s […]

Paper Terrain - Wargaming Recon #124

Paper Terrain – Wargaming Recon #124

Paper Terrain Too often paper terrain is overlooked in favor of buildings made of resin, plastic, MDF, or polystyrene. We explain the pros and cons of paper terrain. Then we recommend a few paper terrain resources. Pros Affordable or FREE Easy to build a varied collection Quick to obtain Cons Assembly can be fiddly Requires specific tools Quality varies between manufacturers Places to Get Paper Terrain 1) WargameVault (affiliate link) Most have a nominal cost but some are FREE (affiliate link). Many publishers offer free […]

The Great Wargaming Survey - Wargaming Recon #123

The Great Wargaming Survey – Wargaming Recon #123

The Great Wargaming Survey Karwansaray Publishers and their magazine Wargames, Soldiers, and Strategy launched The Great Wargaming Survey in July 2014. Almost 7,800 wargamers responded to the survey. Jasper Oorthuys, Managing Editor Publications of Karwansaray Publishers, discusses the survey in this episode. In this episode Jasper: Explains why the survey was created Shares how they distributed the survey Dives into the statistics behind the responses Tells some survey results Want to know more about Jasper & Karwansaray Publishers? Visit their website Karwansaray Publishers. Stay up […]

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 chops and they’ve got some fantastic things for you now and in the near future. Check out Roll For It! Deluxe, and some great news about their forthcoming Titans series. I’ve launched my Extra Life campaign! I’m out to raise $2500 for children’s hospitals, and Team Troll is out to raise more! Like what you hear? Support the podcast through Patreon! $2 a […]

Steven MacLauchlan and Flames of War - Wargaming Recon #122

Steven MacLauchlan and Flames of War – Wargaming Recon #122

Steven MacLauchlan and Flames of War Steven MacLauchlan is the former Digital Content Manager for Battlefront Miniatures (maker of Flames of War) and is also the head honcho at the WWPD: News From the Front podcast. Steven returns to the show to discuss Flames of War and his life after Battlefront. Listeners may recall that Steven first appeared on Episode 50: WWPD News From the Front and Steven MacLauchlan. In this episode Steven: Provides a glimpse into what it is like to work at Battlefront […]

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 […]