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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

  • 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 [...]

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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 [...]

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 trilogy. 5) It continues the saga with a focus on the future by paying homage to the past 4) It shows the cyclical nature of the Force 3) It shows the realistic impact of destroying the 2nd Death Star.  The story does NOT end there. 2) The Emperor is even more badass this time around. 1) The TECH is incredible! Extra [...]

GE52: 5 Reasons to Play Star Wars Empire at War

GE52: 5 Reasons to Play Star Wars Empire at War

Star Wars Empire at War is a fun real time strategy (RTS) game you can play on computers running Windows or Mac OSX.  Discover 5 reasons you should play the game. 5) It is affordable ($19.99 via Steam or Mac App Store) 4) Captures the RTS feel of Empire vs Rebel Alliance 3) Has a fun campaign mode 2) Inclusion of land-based combat is enjoyable 1) It is fun Mailbag What is your favorite RTS? Review Us…Please! If you like what you hear and you use iTunes to get our [...]

Hobby Bunker Game Day 2014 - Wargaming Recon #121

Hobby Bunker Game Day 2014 – Wargaming Recon #121

Hobby Bunker Game Day 2014 Boston Trained Bands hosts a successful annual game day at the Hobby Bunker in Malden. Jonathan attended their fifth annual game day in 2014. Listen to this episode to learn what games were played, what games wowed the gamers, and 5 reasons why game days are important. Help promote the local wargaming community Allow wargamers to find each other and form bonds Gives wargamers a chance to grow the hobby Introduces wargamers to games they don’t normally play Supports Friendly [...]

GE51: Tristan Tarwater Fantasy Author

GE51: Tristan Tarwater Fantasy Author

  Tristan J. Tarwater is kickstarting her debut graphic novel illustrated by Adrian Ricker.  Shamsee: A Fistful of Lunars is set in the world of Valley of Ten Crescents containing Tristan’s novels Thieves at Heart (FREE eBook from Amazon), Self-Made Scoundrel, and Red Moon Rising found at Back That Elf Up. Jonathan is proud to be a backer of the Kickstarter project.  The Shamsee: A Fistful of Lunars project is fully funded but needs YOU to reach its important stretch goals:   You can stay up to [...]

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 [...]