The Game Pit: Episode 26 - Picking Over the Bones

July 16th, 2014

Sean and Ronan return to their Picking Over the Bones format and discuss four games that have fallen into the pit recently.

Discussed in this episode are Dark Darker Darkest, Helios, Pack of Heroes and Pagoda.

 

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The Game Pit: Episode 25 - Treasure Hunt - Part Two

June 22nd, 2014

Part two of the latest Treasure Hunt with Ronan and Sean working their way through another 12 games that have caught the eye for one reason or another.

How many of these will the boys decide are treasure and what games do they suspect are traps?

 

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****The Game Pit will be hosting some sessions at Loncon 3 in August (14th to 18th) so if you're heading there, sign up for the Game Pit Games Klatches and visit the gaming tent for some games and chat. Also, Ronan will be on two gaming discussion panels on the Friday and the Monday of the convention.****

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The Game Pit: Episode 24 - Treasure Hunt - Part One

May 29th, 2014

Once again Ronan and Sean climb out of the pit to go in search of future gaming gold.

In this first half of the treasure hunt they look at 12 games that have caught their eye for one reason or another and then try to work out if the game will be a treasure or a trap.

 

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The Game Pit: Episode 23 - Reckoning the Spoils

May 6th, 2014

In this episode Ronan and Sean head way back to Episode 5 and the first Treasure Hunt episode to see how their predictions turned out.

This is something we wanted to do as the verdicts were based on what might be rather than actual gameplay.

See if their initial thoughts proved true or if they completely changed their minds.

 

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The Game Pit: Episode 22 - Picking Over the Bones

April 20th, 2014

Welcome to another Picking Over the Bones episode of The Game Pit where Sean and Ronan discuss 4 games they have recently played.

In this episode they chew the fat on Jaipur, Russian Railroads, The Agents and Pathfinder: The Adventure Card Game.

 

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The Agents (discussed in this episode) is available to KickStart until 22nd May 2014: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/673576049/the-agents-return-the-double-edged-cards-game-is-b

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The Game Pit Episode 21 - The Vault

April 12th, 2014

In our 'The Vault' episodes we each nominate two games which we think deserve a place in The Vault, a spot reserved only for the very best in modern gaming.

In this episode Sean nominates Small World and Carcassonne while Ronan nominates 7 Wonders and Power Grid.
Each host takes turns to champion their game while the other person plays Devil's Advocate. We then reveal our true thoughts on each other's nominations and find some way to put only one of them forward into The Vault.
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The Game Pit: Episode 20 - Picking Over the Bones

February 26th, 2014

In this Picking Over the Bones episode, Ronan and Sean discuss another four games that have fallen into the pit.

Tune in to see what the boys think about Castle Dice, Hollywood, Rune Age and Eminent Domain.

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Episode 19 - D&D Board Games Pit Fight

February 11th, 2014

This week Sean and Ronan throw the five recent D&D boardgame releases into The Pit and see which title comes out on top. Will it be the veteran wiles of Dungeon!, the vampires of Castle Ravenloft, the marauding hordes of Nerath, the skirmish troops of Dungeon Command or the regal Lords of Waterdeep?


They also look at what D&D gaming means to them and look at some non-licensed alternatives.

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The Game Pit Episode 18 - Picking Over the Bones

January 28th, 2014

In this episode Sean and Ronan pick over the bones of another batch of games. In the pit this time around are Zombicide, 1960, Glass Road and Dungeon Roll. 


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The Game Pit: Episode 17 - The Bumper End of Year Review

January 11th, 2014

In this episode Ronan and Sean are joined by a group of guests to discuss the best 2013 had to give in gaming.

The subjects discussed are the best releases in 2013, the best new to you game played last year, Sean and Ronan's 12 days of gaming and what everyone would have liked Gaming Santa to leave under the Christmas tree.

The guests are Pouria, Teri, Nathan, Natalie, Lloyd and Bonnie-Kate and we'd like to thank them all for their contributions.

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