Sep 102012
 

IMPORTANT UPDATE


So sorry, but the wrong podcast episode was uploaded to this posting. I accidentally attached Episode #78: 5 Reasons to NOT Shop at Your FLGS.

I greatly regret the error. If you downloaded/accessed the podcast anytime before 4pm EST today you have the WRONG file.

Please download/access the correct file now: Wargaming Recon #79: 5 Reasons You SHOULD Shop at Your FLGS. I have fixed the issue. Once again I greatly regret the error.


5 Reasons You SHOULD Shop at Your Friendly Local Game Store.

Also discussed:


5 Reasons You SHOULD Shop at Your Friendly Local Game Store

  1. The FLGS has better customer service
  2. The FLGS lets you try before you buy
  3. The FLGS is building a community
  4. The FLGS contains hidden treasures
  5. The FLGS allows you to interact with REAL people

Wargaming Recon Announcements

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We are also a Wargame Vault Affiliate (affiliate link). When using our affiliate link, we receive a little compensation. This does not cost you anything.

Question of the Episode

Where is the best place to get 10mm buildings/terrain suitable for the American Revolution? Do you think 15mm buildings are ok? Does it depend on the manufacturer such as JR Miniatures or Old Glory? What are your thoughts?

Please post your ideas a comment to this post, e-mail us at CWFGAMECAST@WARGAMINGFORUMS.COM, or CALL us at (347) 470-4263.


Troll in the Corner Podcast Network

Wargaming Recon belongs to the Troll in the Corner Podcast Network (TCPN). You may like some of the other shows on the network.

Indie Talks – bi-monthly on Wednesdays covering independent games, film, television. Includes many interviews. Hosted by Trollitc owner Ben Gerber.

Geeks Explicitly – weekly on Thursdays covering geek life, movies, gaming, and more. Hosted by Jonathan J. Reinhart.

Monsters of the Shattered World – monthly on the last Saturday. Story of a young scholar encountering strange animals on another world.

Promos for the TCPN podcasts appear at the end of the show. Many thanks to Jeremy Kostiew, Troll ITC’s logo designer, for the amazing logos. Check out his portfolio at MightyNightGaunt.com


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BlueHost Affiliate Signup

I want to send out a special word of thanks to the folks behind the following domains that were used to create a new hosting account with BlueHost with my Blue Host affiliate link recently. As you know, I earn a commission each time someone clicks through my link to sign up with Blue Host. So thank you!

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Give Us Your Feedback, PLEASE

We hope you enjoy this episode of Wargaming Recon and are eager for your feedback (both positive remarks and constructive criticism). Send it all to:

Our intro song is “Downtown” by Matthew Ebel. Please give his other music a listen at www.matthewebel.com.

This recording is licensed under a Creative Commons BY-NC-SA 3.0 license.


About Jonathan J. Reinhart

Jonathan J. Reinhart is an editor of Troll in the Corner where he writes about wargaming. Jonathan also is the owner of the Wargaming Recon podcast. He has been gaming with miniatures since 2000 and playing board games from a young age. He's played a myriad of games such as: Warhammer 40k, Warhammer Fantasy, Warmachine, Starship Troopers, Axis & Allies: War at Sea, Flames of War and Warlord Games' Black Powder rules. War at Sea and the Black Powder rules are his current go-to games. Jonathan enjoys casual, fast, fun, and group board games. Sitting Ducks Gallery, Zombie Dice, Guillotine, Pandemic, and Carcassonne rank high on his list. He is a retired local politician with a B.A. in Politics & History, which provides a useful background for historical gaming. A casual World of Warcraft player, he became a Kingslayer as Viktrious the Blood Elf on 4/23/11 and followed that up by slaying Deathwing on 5/9/12.

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