Saturday, October 29, 2011

AGC News October 29th 2011 (30:51)

With Mark, Carol, and Mags. Hasbro 3Q earnings. Kickstarter raises $1.1 million for gaming projects! A World Scrabble Championship repeat. Games Magazine's Games of the Year, including Lemming Mafia. Catan Oilsprings, and the 2010 World Championship in the US! Kingdom Builder. Eaten by Zombies. Designers and Dragons (Note: Mags is a moderator at CCP refocusing, and what White Wolf is doing. Dark Horse doing a Kult comic. New hires at Green Ronin! How not to be parents.

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Fantasy Flight Games Merchant of Venus Statement
Stronghold Games Merchant of Venus Statement
Kult (Dark Horse Comics)
Teen Girl Forced to Wear Armor, Fight Stepfather with Wooden Sword (KING5)

Monday, October 10, 2011

AGC 157 October 10th 2011 (How The Sausage Is Made) (1:25:40)

With Mark Kinney, Carol and Mags. Stuff and such. RPG Buffet Year of World of DarknesS? Thankfulnesses (if that's even a word). ConGlomeration and Fandom Fest dates and locations! The Mags Eye View of GenCon 2011! An aside on women in gaming. Playtesting! Why playtest? The hazards. When are you done? Playing and reading. How do you get into playtesting? An aside about Non Disclosure. Rewards (right?)! The OGGies (we're nominated)! WordQuest! Mark played Gamma World. Imperial Crusade Armada!

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Part Time Gods (Third Eye Games)
Fandom Fest (Under Construction)
Escape From the Aliens In Outer Space
Fortune's Fool (Pantheon Press)
Alarums and Excursions
Vote for the OGGies!
Kobold Guide to Boardgame Design (Kobold Quarterly)
Imperial Crusade Armada (Kickstarter)

AGC's DriveThruRPG Picks for this episode!
Mark: Stars Without Number Core Edition (Sine Nomine Publishing)
Carol:The Widening Gyre (Blackwyrm Games)
Mags:Hellas: Worlds of Sun and Stone (Khepera Publishing)

Critical Miss Issue 11
Star Trek Outpost
Monkeys Took My Jetpack
d6 Generation

Monday, October 03, 2011

AGC News October 3rd 2011 (22:32)

With Mark and Mags. Toy Hall of Fame news. GenCon expanding the Family Game Area. Coming from Steve Jackson Games! Civilization: Fame and Fortune. Dice of Doom brings us Play A New RPG Month! Monte Cook back at Wizards! New Paizo Organized Play Coordinator. Pathfinder Battles subscriptions! Mark Twain's boardgame, and Monopoly and Settlers in a steel cage!

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Steve Jackson Games
Sid Meier's Civilization (Fantasy Flight Games)
Dice of Doom Podcast
Getting the Most out of PANRPG (Angry DM)
Untold the Game (Ignitus Innovation)
Tangent: Harvester for Untold/Pathfinder on DriveThruRPG (Ignitus Innovation)
Pathfinder Battles Subscriptions Go Live! (Paizo Publishing)
Mark Twain Invented a Board Game Called Memory-Builder (Mental_Floss)
Getting Back in the Game (Chicago Tribune)