Category Archives: GenCon

#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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Our theme music is by FADEBACK

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

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

#7 – Playin’ and Slayin’ – Gen Con 50

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We are back from Gen Con 50!  Ty, Troy, and Josh talk about what they played and slayed at Gen Con and along the way review: Wasteland Deliver Service, Flamme Rouge, EXIT, and Bob Ross: The Art of the Chill.

#GamersVsHarvey – Please consider joining us and other gamers in helping those affected by Hurricane Harvey by donating to the Houston Food Bank. For more information see www.gamersfeedhouston.com. #GamersVsHarvey is the brainchild of Sean Kelly of the Gaming & BS RPG Podcast, be sure to check it out.

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

Dragon’s Delight

Wasteland Express Delivery Service

EXIT: The Game –  Secret Lab

Captain Sonar

Flamme Rouge

Bob Ross: The Art of the Chill

Table of Ultimate Gaming

Escape Room In A Box: The Werewolf Experiment

Alayna’s Cards in the 2017 Magic Commander Decks

Outbreak Undead Deep Space (Mams Gaming)

Outbreak Undead

Bru Burger Bar

Citizen Hash

ABCs of RPGs

Monster Chase

Fun Farm

 

#6 – Playin’ and Slayin’ – Gen Con 50 Prepisode

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It’s almost here, the golden anniversary of Gen Con! The guys preview Gen Con 50 with their tips for navigating the show and the games they are excited about. They also review an interesting evacuation kit they received from Raxxon Pharmaceutical.

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Our theme music is by FADEBACK

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

Empire of Imagination: Gary Gygax and the Birth of Dungeons & Dragons by Michael Witwer

Raxxon

TIME Stories – ENDURANCE

Clank!

North Wind

Aetherium interview on Team Covenant

Supreme WillAlayna Danner

#33 – Games, Booze and the Art of… Gen Con 2016

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Josh, Ty, and Troy have returned from Gen Con and in this extra long episode, they share the highs, lows, trials, tribulations, adventures, and purchases from the “best four days of gaming”.

We are happy to be sponsored this episode by Anvil Eight Games creators of the tabletop miniatures board game Aetherium and the new card game Front Line: NO KOMRADES.

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** Listener Beware! ** GBatAo contains explicit language and themes.

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Links to things we talked about (sometimes called “show notes”):

Sun King Brewing – GFJ

Vampire Hunters

Battle Of Britain

True Dungeon

ABCs of RPGs

Seafall

Scythe

Front Line No Komrades

Box of Rocks

Terraforming Mars

Thunder Road

 Alayna Lemmer

Mark Poole

Tyler Jacobson

Ivan Van Norman

Black Templar make Space Hulk debut at Gen Con

Black Templar Space Hulk

Gen Con 2016 is less than a week away!  The BoD Space Hulk event is on Friday at 11 & 4.   This time, we’ve added a couple of new things to the Assault on Castobel scenario, a new Broodlord and a new squad, the Black Templar!

Assault on Castobel (GC2016) P11 BT6

Our thanks to the Frontline Gaming and TableWar for some F.A.T. Mat support and ModCube for the custom Space Hulk tokens set and cubes for the players.   If you are at Gen Con we will be in Hall B : Green : 19–20, stop by and say hi.