Category Archives: Conventions

#21 – Playin’ and Slayin’ – Gen Con Champions

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Another Gen Con has come and gone.  The guys recall their adventures at the greatest four days of gaming and review a few of the games they played there: Reef, Tiny Epic Zombies, Shogunate and many others.  In “Play it or Slay It” this time they review the new Age of Sigmar themed TCG released at Gen Con, Warhammer: Champions.

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Things we’ve been playin’ and slayin’ (show notes)

Upcoming Events

Chaos GT Oct 6-7 Huntsville AL
FlatCon October 12-14 Interstate Center, Bloomington, IL
RockCon Oct 19-21
Dragonfall – Oct 19-21 Elmhurst, Ill
Essen Oct 25-28
Holy Havoc  – Nov 2-4th
GameholeCon Nov 8-11

#20 – Playin’ and Slayin’ – Gen Con 51 Prepisode

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It’s time for the annual Gen Con Prepisode!  The guys preview some of the new games they will be looking to check out at this year’s Gen Con and provide some tips and tricks to navigating the best four days of gaming with 60,000 other people.  But that’s not all. This episode Ty also recaps his adventures playing AoS at Midwest Meltdown.

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Gen Con 2018 Things to Check out

Gen Con Featured Artist – Alayna Danner

Sun King Brewery – Everlasting Gamer

Upcoming Events

GenCon Aug 2-5
FlatCon October 12-14, 2018, Interstate Center, Bloomington, IL
RockCon Oct 19-21
Dragonfall – Oct 19-21 Elmhurst, Ill
Essen Oct 25-28
Holy Havoc  – Nov 2-4th
GameholeCon Nov 8-11

#18 – Playin’ and Slayin’ – Origins and Lords of Waterdeep

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Ty returns from the Origins Game Fair and tells us all about it.  This episode also premiers the “Resurrection Review” where the guys pull an old game off the shelf and see how it holds up.  The game they review this time is Lords of Waterdeep.

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Things we’ve been playin’ and slayin’ (show notes)

The Ashen Herald
Alayna Danner webstore
Interview with Alayna in Episode 13
Dresden Files Cooperative Card Game
Dicey Peaks
Frontline No Komrades
Origins
Warhammer 40k Wrath &  Glory RPG
Warhammer Age of Sigmar: Champions TCG
The Little Gamemaster
Getaway Driver

Upcoming Events

Midwest Meltdown – July 21-22
GenCon Aug 2-5
RockCon Oct 19-21
Dragonfall – Oct 19-21 Elmhurst, Ill
Essen Oct 25-28
Holy Havoc  – Nov 2-4th
GameholeCon Nov 8-11

Adepticon Space Hulk and Zombicide:BP Event Rules

I finally got around to posting the rules and maps from this year Space Hulk and Zombicide Black Plague Adepticon events.

 

#14 – Playin’ and Slayin’ – Adepticon 2018 in Review

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It’s the Playin’ and Slayin’ review of the best four and a half days of miniature gaming in the world.  Ty, Josh and Troy recount the end of the Hobby Road to Adepticon,  the games they played and stuff they bought, the highs and lows of tournament play and all the amazingness that is Adepticon 2018.

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Things we’ve been playin’ and slayin’ (show notes)

Upcoming Events
Brew City Brawl AoS GT 4/28-29
Nexus Game Fair  5/31-6/3
GenCon 8/2-5

#12 – Playin’ and Slayin’ – Anvil Eight Games Adepticon Preview

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Will from Anvil Eight Games is in the studio!  The guys preview Adepticon, the greatest four days of miniature gaming, and what Anvil Eight Games has planned for their “home ice”. In the Play It or Slay It review Will tries to convince us why we should all be playing SAGA, the Heroic Age Miniature Skirmish game.

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Our theme music is by FADEBACK

Things we’ve been playin’ and slayin’ (show notes)

BoD Library

Upcoming Events
Adepticon
Brew City Brawl AoS GT
Nexus Game Fair 
GenCon Aug 2-5