The Dice Tower

Tom Vasel and Eric Summerer take a look at board games, card games, and the people who design, publish, and play them. Top ten lists, Q&A, tales of horror, and more await you!

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episode 14: At The Table with The Dice Tower - The College Years


This time, Tom, Julie, and Eric remember their gaming habits in college. Also, we look at the motivation for a publisher to "rescue" a failed crowdfunding campaign. Eric gets worked up with a Tale of Boardgaming Horror, and we share some Roses,...


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episode 13: At The Table with The Dice Tower - Bountiful Corridor


This time, Tom, Julie, and Eric look back at the work of the Prospero Hall design studio, as well as answering a question about travel games, and presenting a new Tale of Boardgaming Horror. Plus, those Roses, Thorns, and Hula Hoops. 01:31 - Popular...


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episode 12: At The Table with The Dice Tower - Boardgame Breakfast


Recorded in the main dining hall on the Oasis of the Seas, Tom, Julie, and Eric discuss games they played in the pre-cruise event and first few hours of sailing, and also share advice on giving feedback to game designers after playing their prototype....


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 January 23, 2024  36m
 
 

episode 11: At The Table with The Dice Tower - New Year's Boxing Day


For our first show of 2024, we revisit our earlier discussion about box sizes for games, but not before we check in on everybody's adventures over the holidays. Tom visits a game club in Tampa, and we share some Roses, Thorns, and Hula Hoops. 00:45 -...


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 January 9, 2024  1h5m
 
 

episode 10: At The Table with The Dice Tower - Wrapping Up 2023


In our final episode of 2023, Tom, Julie, and Eric discuss their highs and lows of the year, including our biggest surprises, rosiest roses, thorniest thorns, and hula-iest hula hoops. 02:57 - 2023 as a Whole 14:45 - Best Game to Play at a Convention...


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 December 26, 2023  1h3m
 
 

episode 9: At The Table with The Dice Tower - Cheesesteak Capital of the World


This time, Eric and Julie recap their adventures at PAX Unplugged, and Tom has some questions from the mailbag about Theme, House Rules, and that player in your group who always seems to win. Then, we close the show with some Roses, Thorns, and Hula...


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 December 12, 2023  1h9m
 
 

episode 8: At The Table with The Dice Tower - Ruining Everything


Tom, Julie, and Eric discuss how to deal with game players who get in the way of enjoying games. Also, some holiday shopping tips for those going to PAX Unplugged (and those that aren't as well), a new Tale of Boardgaming Horror, and some Roses,...


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 November 28, 2023  1h4m
 
 

episode 7: At The Table with The Dice Tower - That Shouldn't Be There!


Tom and Julie talk Eric out of getting the Doctor Who Magic the Gathering set, which leads to a discussion of out-of-universe items showing up in games. We prepare for some family gaming over the holidays, share a new Tale of Boardgaming Horror, and...


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 November 14, 2023  1h3m
 
 

episode 6: At The Table with The Dice Tower - BOO!


In this episode, Tom, Julie, and Eric discuss the finer points of the suggested ages you see on game boxes, and when it matters to pay attention. Also, how a board game can make you scared, a new Tale of Boardgaming Horror, and some Roses, Thorns, and...


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 October 31, 2023  1h10m
 
 

episode 5: At The Table with The Dice Tower - There and Back Again


Tom and Julie have been traveling, and we want to hear about where they've been. We have recaps of the World Series of Boardgaming in Las Vegas and Spiel in Essen, before sharing some Roses, Thorns, and Hula Hoops. 01:32 - World Series of Boardgaming...


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 October 17, 2023  1h12m