Dog and Thimble: A podcast about board games, and the assholes who ruin them.

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Grifters Review

Looterz / Lotus / Simurgh / Ta-Da! / The Gallerist / Mottainai / Grifters

Potion Explosion Review

Dicey Goblins / Incredible Expeditions / Celestia / Deep Space D6 / Countdown: Special Ops / Oceanos/ Potion Explosion

Pandemic: Reign of Cthluhu Review

Captain Sonar (4:40)
Nantucket (22:05)
Eldritch Horror (31:30)
Imagine (42:22)
Saloon Tycoon (49:15)
Compounded (56:45)
Pandemic: Reign of Cthulhu (1:02:35)

Gen Con 2016 Finale

Gen Con Day 2 Recap

Gen Con Day 1 Recap

Gen Con Day 0 Recap

Gen Con 2016 Preview

Scythe Review

You're a Wizard, Tom!

Rick and Morty: Total Rickall Review

Tiny Epic Review Special

Ghostbusters Review

Twilight Imperium

Porta Nigra Review

The Dog and Thimble Best Board Games of 2015 Awards Spectacular

Best Board Games of 2015 direct download.

Best 2-Player Only Board Game (8:35)
Best Strategy Board Game (15:10)
Best Party Game (20:40)
Best Card Game (27:20)
Best Co-op Board Game (32:53)
Best Thematic Board Game (41:46)
Best Board Game for New Gamers (45:55)
Best Family Board Game (48:50)
Best Board Game Art Design (52:15)
Best Board Game of the Year (55:28)

Fury of Dracula Review

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The hunt is on for Dracula! We review Fury of Dracula 3rd Edition and discover Vlad is Italian. Plus, we read your reviews and answer your questions. If you enjoy our show, be sure to subscribe to our podcast!

Want to keep this podcast alive and kicking? Use the link to buy your copy of Fury of Dracula.

2-Player Board Games Review Special

2-Player Board Games Review Special direct download.

Only have one other to play board games with? Fear not! We review eight 2-player only board games. Reviews of 7 Wonders: Duel (15:49), Akrotiri (22:20), Dice Masters (28:19), Neuroshima Convoy (36:08), Adventure Time Card Wars (41:54), The Duke (48:32), Star Realms (53:50), and Bottom of the 9th (59:05). Plus the winner of the Cool Mini or Not contest is announced! (6:05)

Hot Games of BGG.con Reviewed!

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The Dog and Thimble crew talk about the wonders of BGG.con, playing Eric Lang prototypes, getting free games, and the hottest games from the con.

Board game reviews in this episode: Shakespeare, Above and Below, Sapiens, and Fuse.

Cool Mini or Not Board Game Review Special

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This week we review a ton of Cool Mini or Not games. And one lucky listener will win a box full of CMON Games!

Reviews in this episode: Arcadia Quest, Blood Rage, Dogs of War, The Grizzled, Kaos Ball, World of Smog, Xenoshyft Onslaught, and Zombicide

The One with Cobra Commander

Dog and Thimble Cobra Commander direct download. This week we review Poseidon's Kingdom and talk to Cobra Commander. Coooooobraaaaa!!!!

Mysterium Board Game Review

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This week we review Mysterium. Want to keep this podcast alive and kicking? Use the link above to buy your copy of Mysterium.

Elysium Board Game Review

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This week we review Elysium. Want to keep this podcast alive and kicking? Use the link above to buy your copy of Elysium.

Blood Rage Board Game Review

Size Doesn't Matter - Short Board Games Review Special

Magic the Gathering Arena of the Plansewalker Board Game Review

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This week we review Magic the Gathering Arena of the Planeswalkers. Want to keep this podcast alive and kicking? Use the link above to buy your copy of MTG the Board Game.

Ashes: Rise of the Phoenixborn Board Game Review

Agents of SMERSH vs. Tales of the Arabian Nights

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This week we review Agents of SMERSH. If the game sounds interesting, check it out on Amazon.com. Buying from here supports Dog and Thimble.

X-Men Mutant Revolution Board Game Review

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This week we review X-Men: Mutant Genesis. If the game sounds interesting, check it out on Amazon.com. Buying from here supports Dog and Thimble.

Chew Board Game Review

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This week we review Chew: Cases of the FDA. If the game sounds interesting, check it out on Amazon.com. Buying from here supports Dog and Thimble.

Game Show: Real or Fake Board Games Quiz

Hardest Co-Op Games Special

Cards Against Humanity Disaster Game Session

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This week we review Dragon's Gold. If the game sounds interesting, check it out on Amazon.com. Buying from here supports Dog and Thimble.

Our Greatest Board Game Regrets

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This week we review Baseball Highlights: 2045. If the game sounds interesting, check it out on Amazon.com. Buying from here supports Dog and Thimble.

On the last podcast we wanted to see Star Wars minis with LEDs on them. Randall sent us some cool pics of figs he painted that don't have LED lights, but still look pretty cool. Check them out.

Star Wars Board Games Review Special

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Show Notes:
5:10 Star Wars: Imperial Assault
24:19 Star Wars: X-Wing
33:31 Star Wars: Armada
51:47 Star Wars: The Card Game
53:44 Mark Hamill Stories
59:22 More Star Wars: The Card Game
1:05:43 Star Wars: Edge of the Empire RPG
1:17:31 Star Wars: The Mail Bag

Video Games Killed the Podcast Star


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Show Notes:
2:21 Games we’re playing…
2:21 Jason – Zombicide
6:05 Hil – Roll for the Galaxy
16:50 Tom – Undermining
21:43 Review of the Week: Super Motherload
38:40 Topic of the Week: Video games we want made into board games
53:04 Mailbag!

Cthulhu Ate My Homework

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In this episode, we review Elder Sign: Gates of Arkham, talk about the amazing narrative game Tales of the Arabian Nights, learn about Jane Austin, discover new interrogation tactics to use on terrorists, tell our Kickstarter horror stories, offend everyone, and get replaced mid-show by a rerun of Dawson's Creek. 

If you enjoy the show and want it to continue, please subscribe to the Dog and Thimble podcast and please write us a review on iTunes.

Show Notes:
2:15 Games we’re playing…
2:20 Jason – Tokaido
10:35 Tom – Tales of the Arabian Nights
23:20 Hil – Robinson Crusoe
37:30 Elder Sign: Gates of Arkham review
50:20 This week's discussion: Kickstarter - Great Experiences and Horror Stories
1:14:07 Mailbag

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XCOM the Board Game Review

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Show Notes:
Games we’re playing…
Jason – Save Dr. Lucky
Tom – Tash-Kalar: Arena of Legend
Hil – Castles of Mad King Ludwig
Pixel Glory Review – you can find Pixel Glory at most online stores, in some game shops, or at bezafty.com
Cool Thing of the Week: XCOM The Board Game
This week's discussion: Co-Op games vs. Competitive Games

Dead of Winter vs. Betrayal at House on the Hill

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Show Notes:
Tom's Top 5 Games: Monopoly, Life, Chess, Uno, Uno with 16 people (entirely different game)
Jason's Top 5 Games: Splendor, Magic the Gathering, Betrayal at House on the Hill, Clue, Small World
Hilary's Top 5 Games: Splendor, Legendary: Alien Encounter, Arcadia Quest, Star Realms, Love Letter
Games we really want to play: XCOM, Twilight Imperium
Games we played recently: Clusterfight, Brewcrafters, Cubist
Cool Thing of the Week: End of the World: Zombie Apocalypse
This week's discussion: Dead of Winter vs. Betrayal at House on the Hill