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Geeks Explicitly

  • GE46: 5 Life Lessons from Kevin Smith's Clerks
    GE46: 5 Life Lessons from Kevin Smith’s Clerks

    The black and white indie film, Clerks, by Kevin Smith has much to teach us.  We share five life lessons we can all learn from [...]

Growing Geeks

Indie Talks Podcast

  • Indie Talks Episode 50 - Dennis Hoyle of Bellwether Games
    Indie Talks Episode 50 – Dennis Hoyle of Bellwether Games

    Holy cow! 50 episodes! That’s quite a boundary to have reached and it’s a little hard to believe I’ve been doing this for over 2 [...]

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

  • Great Wargamer Destinations - Wargaming Recon #117
    Great Wargamer Destinations – Wargaming Recon #117

    Great Wargamer Destinations Summer is a time to relax and go on vacation. Why not also gather some inspiration for wargaming to boot? Jonathan shares [...]

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Great Wargamer Destinations - Wargaming Recon #117

Great Wargamer Destinations – Wargaming Recon #117

Great Wargamer Destinations Summer is a time to relax and go on vacation. Why not also gather some inspiration for wargaming to boot? Jonathan shares a few of his favorite wargamer destinations. If we didn’t cover one of your’s, then please share it with us on Facebook, Twitter, or via e-mail at cwfgamecast@wargamingforums.com. USS Constitution in Boston, Massachusetts USA Plimouth Plantation in Plymouth, Massachusetts USA Yorktown Battlefield/Colonial Williamsburg/Jamestown in Virginia, USA near Jamestown/Williamsburg Scale Military Modeller International The June 2014 issue is briefly, very briefly, [...]

Indie Talks Episode 50 - Dennis Hoyle of Bellwether Games

Indie Talks Episode 50 – Dennis Hoyle of Bellwether Games

Holy cow! 50 episodes! That’s quite a boundary to have reached and it’s a little hard to believe I’ve been doing this for over 2 years now. To celebrate, I have the pleasure of interviewing Dennis Hoyle of Bellwether Games! Their first Kickstarter, Antidote is kicking butt and already over 130% funded and closing in on the first stretch goal rapidly. So join us as we talk about forming a game publishing company, winning awards and kickstarting your way to an excellent card game. Learn [...]

Indie Talks - OSAP Episode 6

Indie Talks – OSAP Episode 6

In this episode, we encounter a troupe of dancing mystical midgets, acquire their bowl of extraordinary power and find out why mom always said not to play ball in the house. Someone has the audacity to try and ambush us using trees. Our mage comes <—-> that close to joining our once deceased kobold, and then we wander into a city and paint it red. Lip smacking highlights: The party discover magical, chanting little people And promptly start a small religious war. The party discovers a magical [...]

GE46: 5 Life Lessons from Kevin Smith's Clerks

GE46: 5 Life Lessons from Kevin Smith’s Clerks

The black and white indie film, Clerks, by Kevin Smith has much to teach us.  We share five life lessons we can all learn from the film. Never seen the film?  BUY the Clerks 15 anniversary edition for just $6 on Amazon. 5 Life Lessons from Clerks “I’m Not Even Supposed to Be Here Today”-Dante Hicks “You Should Shit or Get Off the Pot”-Randal Graves “If you want Caitlyn then talk to Veronica and be with Caitlyn.  If you want Veronica then be with Veronica.  [...]

GE45: What the BLEEP!?!

GE45: What the BLEEP!?!

You’re minding your own business at the friendly local game store when someone unleashes a torrent of swears.  All you hear is “^#%*#( this and (&*$* you.  I can’t believe you *#&#^#*&$ all my &^#$* armies” and so forth.  What are you to do? Community organizer Aaron Bostian shares his thoughts on swearing at the game store.  He volunteers at Comics & Gaming Culpeper by running events and welcoming new gamers.  Please be warned that these show notes, like the recording, are explicit and contain [...]

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 them. They are far from alone. For those of you new to this show, Monsters of the Shattered World is a storytelling podcast. It’s about a young scholar out on his own in the world, the newest member of an adventuring party encountering strange monsters and writing about them. Each episode is 5 to 10 minutes long, so it won’t overburden your iPod. [...]

Age of Empires 2 HD – Wargaming Recon #116

Age of Empires 2 HD – Wargaming Recon #116

Age of Empires 2 HD Almost 20 years ago Microsoft released one of the most incredible real time strategy (RTS) computer games ever. More recently they updated and optimized the classic Age of Empires (AoE) 2 to work on modern computers. Age of Empires 2 HD is quite a game. For a limited time you can purchase it for $2.49 (regularly $9.99) via Steam. If you do, be sure to look us up on Steam. Our username is WargamingRecon. We’d love to game with you [...]

Indie Talks - OSAP Episode 4

Indie Talks – OSAP Episode 4

Welcome to our fourth full session of Actual Play Old School RPG!  Join our team of intrepid adventurers as they take on Orcs, unmade beds and thousands of doors using Palladium’s Fantasy RPG, 1st Edition. In this episode, we encounter more orcs than you can shake a pointed stick at.  We uncover a potential enemy in a human who appears to be scheming with those same orcs.  We also uncover a lot of beds, finding out just what orcs do in there.  Our GM was [...]

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 [...]