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Epic Gaming Night Podcast | Board Games Table Top & Card Games

We are a podcast About Board games, Card games, & any other form of tabletop gaming! Join Roy, Matt, And Robert On our amazing podcasting adventure with tons of table top gaming! each week will will tackle another gaming topic and talk about game we are currently streaming and playing! we stream the podcast live on Tuesdays at 9pm EST and we play live board games on fridays 6-10pm EST www.twitch.tv/epicgamingnight check us out on twitter and instagram @epicgamingnight
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Epic Gaming Night is a podcast about Board Games and the Stories & Relationships they create!

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Apr 19, 2018

Ep. 152: Top 10 Cooperative games!

 

News:

  • Zombicide Invader
  • Mansions of Madness video game
  • Crystal on Dicetower tonight?

What we have been playing!!

  • (Roy) Fiasco
  • (Rob) ...
  • (Matt) Lords of Hellas

Topic: Top 10 Co-ops!

Roy

  • Honorable mentions:
    • Stuffed Fables
    • Exit
    • Unlock
  • 10. Mechs vs Minions
  • 9. 5 Minute Dungeon
  • 8. 7th Continent
  • 7. Eldritch Horror
  • 6. Shadows Over Camelot
  • 5. T.I.M.E Stories
  • 4. Battlestar Galactica
  • 3. Legendary
  • 2. Arkham Horror LCG
  • 1. Mansions of Madness

Rob

  • Honorable mentions:
    • The Grizzled
    • Betrayal
    • Flipships
  • 10. Pandemic Series
  • 9. Mechs vs Minions
  • 8. 5 Minute Dungeon
  • 7. Stuffed Fables
  • 6. Harry Potter: Hogwarts Battle
  • 5. Battlestar Galactica
  • 4. Dead of Winter
  • 3. T.I.M.E Stories
  • 2. Zombicide Series
  • 1. Mansions of Madness

Matt

  • Honorable mentions:
    • Zombicide
    • Mansions of Madness
    • 5 Minute Dungeon
    • Mechs vs Minions
  • 10. Xenoshyft
  • 9. Flipships
  • 8. X-COM
  • 7. Unlock
  • 6. Legendary
  • 5. Battlestar Galactica
  • 4. T.I.M.E Stories
  • 3. Betrayal at House on the Hill
  • 2. Pandemic Legacy
  • 1. Dead of Winter

Is there a cooperative game that you wish you could play that you haven’t yet?

  • Roy
    • Kingdom Death
    • Pandemic Legacy Season 2
  • Rob
    • Magic Maze
  • Matt
    • Gloomhaven
    • Kingdom Death
    • 7th Continent
    • Agents of SMERSH

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Apr 12, 2018

Ep. 151: Crystal Clans with Colby Dauch

 

Topic: Crystal Clans!

  • Tell us about the newest game from Plaid Hat Crystal Clans!
  • What did the dynamic of the design team look like when creating Crystal Clans?
  • Plaid Hat puts a lot of emphasis on theme in your games. Can you tell us a little about the world behind Crystal Clans?
  • The initiative system is definitely one of the unique mechanics about Crystal Clans. Can you tell us about the design behind the initiative system?
  • There are six different clans in the game can you tell us a little bit about the difference in the clans?
  • How do you approach special ability design when designing a game like this?
  • What does the development process look like when balancing this kind of game?
  • If you had to pick one clan which would you say is your personal favorite?
  • Is there a specific clan match up that you would suggest people start with for their first game?
  • The rule book talks about eventual clan customization in future releases? Can we assume more Crystal Clans is on the horizon?
  • Let’s talk about some of Plaid Hats other new releases?
  • Are you guys excited about how well Stuffed Fables has been received?
  • What is Plaid Hats philosophy about making games parents can play with their children?
  • Samurai Starships has been announced from Plaid Hat and we are hoping to have Isaac on to tell us more soon but can you give us a teaser for what that game is about?

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Mar 28, 2018

Ep. 150: Look back!

 

News:

What we have been playing!

  • (Roy) Star Wars Rebellion, Dinosaur Island
  • (Rob) Wits and Wagers, Dinosaur Island, Fantasy Realms
  • (Matt) D&D

Topic: Look Back!

  • What have been some of your favorite moments of the podcast?
  • What have you enjoyed most about doing the podcast?
  • What something that’s happened on the podcast that you’ll never forget?
  • What do you think have been our most talked about games?
    • Rhino Hero
    • Blood Rage
    • Xia
    • Dead of Winter
    • Mansions of Madness
    • Deception
  • What’s a game that we’ve talked about that you really want to revisit?
    • Dead of Winter
    • Battlestar Galactica
    • Tales of the Arabian Nights
  • What is the epic gaming night podcast to you?
  • What would you love to see us do on the podcast in the future?

Thanks so much to all of our amazing patrons

  • Patron of the week:
    • Shawn Hudson

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Mar 26, 2018

The heroic crew continues there Journey to try and find a missing little girl and uncover the mysteries behind the sudden disappearance is in the town of deepwell.

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Watch the video of this recording at: https://youtu.be/376ycGlVas8

Mar 22, 2018

Ep.149: Gama with Mark Streed!

 

News

What we have been playing!

  • (Roy) Dead of Winter: The Long Night
  • (Mark) Empires of the Void 2, Wakening Lair, Smiths of Winterforge
  • (Matt) Dead of Winter: The Long Night

Topic: Gama & Kickstarter Previews!

  • Mark Tell us about your trip to Gama?
  • What is Gama all about?
  • What all did you do with passport?
  • Tell us about the Media stuff you did while in Reno?
  • Are there any new games that you saw that stood out to you?
  • Do you have any fun stories from Gama?
  • So tell us about your new role in doing Dice Tower Kickstarter Previews?
  • Is there a different approach when doing a kickstarter preview as opposed to a review?
  • What's it like to work with newer publishers?
  • Is there anything specific you do for editing for your preview videos?
  • If you could play a board game with anybody who has ever lived or any fictional character who would it be and what game would you play?

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Heroes of Land, Air, and Sea Giveaway Reminder!!

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Mar 15, 2018

We have a patron hang out and talked to some of our awesome patrons!

Mar 8, 2018

 


News:

  • Batman
  • Zombicide Invader

What we have been playing!

  • (Roy) Stuffed Fables
  • (Rob) Strike, Telestrations, Wits and Wagers: Vegas Edition
  • (Matt) Pandemic Legacy Season 2

Topic: Casual gaming

  • What games do you think of when it comes to casual gaming?
  • Are there some games that are more laid back than others?
  • Are there times where you would rather play something more casual?
  • Are there specific aspects of a game mechanics that make a game more casual than competitive?
  • Would you rather play something casual or something a little bit more tense?
  • Do you find it hard to play a game casually?
  • What game do you play when you just want to chill out?

Thanks so much to all of our amazing patrons

  • Patron of the week:
    • Steve Steitz

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Mar 1, 2018

We talk to Emerson about his upcoming games! Century Estern Wonders, Reef and Spector ops broken covenant! and look at what we have been playing! D&D, Xwing, and Lords of hellas! and Rob rants on Asmodee! :P 

 

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Feb 27, 2018

Roy Dm's a brave group of adventures trough the start of our new D&D 5th ed series The Epic Tales of Misplaced Meeples! It will be recorded the last Sunday of each month!

Roy as Folli

Adam as Blemo

Rob as Tarruck

Crystal as Irae

Matt as Malaqa

Join us every month for our Dungeons & Dragons adventures!

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Feb 22, 2018

Roy and Rob talk about the games they have been playing and Gaming with Strangers!

Feb 15, 2018

Roy and Rob talk about what they've been playing including rising Sun and stuffed fables. And talk about big conventions versus small local cons and how they feel about going to cons!

Feb 8, 2018

Ep. 44: The Cost of Gaming

 

News:

  • Xia ship powers and missions
  • Loot n’ shoot
  • Nemesis

What we have been playing!

  • (Roy) Rising Sun
  • (Rob) Epic Army Men, Magic Labyrinth
  • (Matt) Nothing

Topic: The Cost of Gaming

  • Do you think the price on board games is rising?
  • What do you think could be the cause of the rise in price on board games?
  • Do you think kickstarter is helping to push up the prices of board games?
  • How much does the price of the game come in to consideration when looking at a board game?
  • What kind of things justify the price of a game for you?
  • Would you rather have a blinged out board game that’s more expensive or a less expensive game that plays the same but doesn’t have all the nice bits?
  • What do you think the average price of board games is these days?
  • Are you more likely to take a chance on low priced games?
  • What are some more affordable games you would recommend?
    • Any Gamelyn game
    • Century: Spice Road
    • Rhino Hero
    • Go Cuckoo
    • One Night Ultimate Werewolf
    • Ethnos
    • Happy Salmon
    • Codenames
    • Honshu
  • What is your most expensive game?
    • Kingdom Death Monster
    • Joan of Arc
    • Twilight Imperium 4

Thanks so much to all of our amazing patrons

  • Patron of the week:
    • Corey Small

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Feb 1, 2018

Ep. 143: Interview with Lindsey Rode

 

What we have been playing!

  • (Roy) Twilight Imperium 4
  • (Matt) Twilight Imperium 4
  • (Lindsay) Tokaido, Sushi Go, Jamaica, D&D

Topic: Lindsey Rode and Countdown Action Edition

  • Tell us a little bit about yourself and what you do!
  • How did you transition from chef to game designer?
  • Both are art forms, have you always been an artist or if not when did that develop or what brought the artist out in you?
  • What are some of the projects that you have worked on?
    • Component Collectors
    • Countdown: Action Edition
  • What is it like working with Kickstarter?  Are you a nervous wreck or has it been a pretty smooth process?
  • Now being apart of the industry do you view gaming differently?
  • Do you have a dream IP to work on?
    • Any Edgar Rice Burroughs
    • Stranger Things
  • Any advice for people looking to get into the industry?
  • What would you say is your all-time favorite table table top game?
    • Dead of Winter
  • Do you have any upcoming projects or anything you would like to announce before we wrap this thing up?
    • Countdown: Action Edition still has ~64 hours remaining
    • A Labyrinth board game with a similar feel to Legends of the Hidden Temple is about to start playtesting

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Jan 25, 2018

Roy and Rob talk to Chad Hoverter about Sculpting minis!

Jan 18, 2018

Ep. 141: Down South!

 

News:

  • ReCon is Feb 17th
  • Kickstarters:
    • Hate 🤨
    • Countdown: Action Edition
    • Tokyo Jukatu
  • EGN D&D

What we have been playing!

  • (Roy) Dice Throne
  • (Rob) Near and Far
  • (Matt) CaH, Go Cuckoo

Topic: Games In FL

  • How was our trip to FL?
  • What was your favorite game that you played?
  • Who all did we get to play with?
  • What are some crazy stories from the trip?
  • How did the live stream go?
  • Was it hard to play games for that long?
  • Is there anything different about playing games live in front of an audience on Internet?
  • What game do you want EGN to play live?
    • One Night Ultimate Werewolf
    • Werewords
    • Deception
    • Mountain of Madness
    • Strike

Other games mentioned:

  • Blood Rage
  • Heroes of Land, Air, and Sea
  • Near and Far
  • Captain Sonar
  • Rhino Hero Super Battle

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