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Topical, controversial, and (hopefully) entertaining conversation about miniature war games, board games, and other topics near and dear to gamers' hearts. Our wide variety of topics include table top war games, board games, miniature games, Fantasy Flight Games (Starcraft, Descent, Twilight Imperium, etc.), Games Workshop (Warhammer, 40k), Privateer Press (Warmachine Hordes, Monsterpocalypse), Days of Wonder, Rio Grande Games, Video Games, MMORPGS (World of Warcraft, Warhammer Online), and much more.

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Topical, controversial, and (hopefully) entertaining conversation about miniature war games, board games, and other topics near and dear to gamers' hearts. Our wide variety of topics include table top war games, board games, miniature games, Fantasy Flight Games (Starcraft, Descent, Twilight Imperium, etc.), Games Workshop (Warhammer, 40k), Privateer Press (Warmachine Hordes, Monsterpocalypse), Days of Wonder, Rio Grande Games, Video Games, MMORPGS (World of Warcraft, Warhammer Online), and much more.

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Been listening since the beginning and have enjoyed the ride.

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Please have Owen on more often, he's fun to listen to and he sounds like Lister from Red Dwarf.

iTunes Ratings

504 Ratings
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One of my favorites keep 'em coming

By PeMarlowe - Jul 03 2017
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Been listening since the beginning and have enjoyed the ride.

:)

By Healing Potions Anonymous - Sep 03 2015
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Please have Owen on more often, he's fun to listen to and he sounds like Lister from Red Dwarf.

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The D6 Generation - Dice Are Our Vice

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Topical, controversial, and (hopefully) entertaining conversation about miniature war games, board games, and other topics near and dear to gamers' hearts. Our wide variety of topics include table top war games, board games, miniature games, Fantasy Flight Games (Starcraft, Descent, Twilight Imperium, etc.), Games Workshop (Warhammer, 40k), Privateer Press (Warmachine Hordes, Monsterpocalypse), Days of Wonder, Rio Grande Games, Video Games, MMORPGS (World of Warcraft, Warhammer Online), and much more.

D6G Pip 25: Marvel Crisis Protocol Early Thoughts

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Though we were NEARLY distracted by new Song of Ice and Fire announcements the news from GenCon 2019 that has Craig most excited is Marvel Crisis Protocol. We discuss the new rules and why the game appeals.

Aug 19 2019

36mins

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D6G Ep 241: Networking in Gaming Biz & Star Wars Legion Review

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Stephen Buonocore, the man behind Stronghold Games, is back in the 3rd chair!   Up first we chat with Stephen about the importance of Networking and building relationships in the gaming industry. And he shares some of his own tips and tricks.   Later we dive into an in depth discussion around Star Wars Legion. We thought we were going to avoid this game...what the heck happened?        All that plus:   - Total Fan Girl - Do You Ever Notice - App of the Ep  -  & More If you'd like to discuss the show with us and others in our forum thread: click here.   The following fine organizations help make this show possible:   www.Battlefoam.com www.geeknationtours.com   ==Quick Reference== - Ap of the Ep (No Man's Sky) - 1 hr 15 min  - Networking in Gaming Industry - 1 hr 20 min  - Total Fan Girl - 1 hr 59 min  - Star Wars Legion - 2 hr 3 min   Links Discussed in the show: Craig's Blog: www.McNerdigansPub.com Russ's Blog: http://www.RussRant.com Total Fan Girl Blog: Link Dice Tower Network: Link

Jul 31 2018

2hr 57mins

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D6G Ep 70: Dystopian Wars Detailed Review

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Dystopian Wars spread to the podcast this week as Raef, Craig, and Russ venture back into alternate 1870 and investigate a steam punk world at war on land, sea, and air.  A game so big that it sucked up two whole segments of the show!  Has Spartan Games found that the third time is indeed the charm with this one?
 All that and our other not-too-horrible segments including: 
- The Hollywood Minute
- What's in the News
- Do You Ever Notice
- Total Fan Girl
- & More
If you'd like to discuss the show with us and others in our forum thread: click here.
 
The following fine organizations help make this show possible:

 Myriad Games, on behalf of friendly, professional gaming stores everywhere.

www.Battlefoam.com www.WolfLair.com www.TheWarStore.com www.PaintedFigs.com  
==Quick Reference==
The News:  1 hr 9 min
Forecasting Feats or Failures:  1 hr 1 min
Dystopian Wars Pt 1: 1hr 11min
Hollywood Minute: 2hr  13min
Total Fan Girl: 2 hr 23 min
Dystopain Wars pt 2: 2 hr 32 min 
Links Discussed in the show:
Craig's Bookshelf: Link
Raef's Blog: Link
Craig's Blog: Link
Russ's Blog: http://www.RussRant.com
Total Fan Girl Blog: Link
Pulp Gamer Network: Link

Dec 21 2010

3hr 41mins

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D6G Ep 176: Lesser know RPG's and Tiny Epic Galaxies detailed review

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RPG writer Dean Gilbert is in the third chair!
Dean has a huge amount of RPG experience with games both great and small.  He takes us on a tour of some of the best RPG's you may never have heard of.
Then later we dive into a big review of a little game called "Tiny Epic Galaxies."
 All that plus: 
 
- Total Fan Girl
- Do You Ever Notice 
- The Hollywood Minute
- App of the Ep
-  & More
If you'd like to discuss the show with us and others in our forum thread: click here.
 
The following fine organizations help make this show possible:
www.Battlefoam.com www.WolfLair.com www.geeknationtours.com
==Quick Reference==
App of the Ep:  1 hr 8 min
Lesser Known RPG's: 1 hr 14 min 
Total Fan Girl: 1 hr 59 min
Hollywood Minute: 2 hr 6 min
Tiny Epic Galaxies detailed Review:  2 hr 16 min 
 
 Links Discussed in the show:
Craig's Blog: www.McNerdigansPub.com
Russ's Blog: http://www.RussRant.com
Total Fan Girl Blog: Link
Dice Tower Network: Link

Oct 27 2015

3hr 18mins

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D6G Ep 148: Deadzone Detailed Review & Tech Talk

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Raef "Hollywood" Granger is back in the 3rd chair!!
Craig and Russ have been playing Deadzone almosts non-stop since they dove into the game at Adepticon 2014.  What has them hooked? Find out as they give a very detailed review of the sci-fi miniature skirmish game from Mantic.
But first, Raef and Russ discuss gaming technology... has Raef got an X-box One yet? What games are they playing and what are they looking forward to?
All that and our other not-too-horrible segments including: 
- Total Fan Girl
- Do You Ever Notice 
- The Hollywood Minute
- News
- & More
If you'd like to discuss the show with us and others in our forum thread: click here.
 
The following fine organizations help make this show possible:

 Myriad Games, on behalf of friendly, professional gaming stores everywhere.
Game Salute, latest gaming news, great stores, & more!

www.Battlefoam.com www.WolfLair.com www.geeknationtours.com
 Conquistador Games 
 
 ==Quick Reference==
The News:  54 min
Tech Talk: 1 hr 2 min 
Total Fan Girl: 1 hr 53 min
Hollywood Minute: 2 hr 1 min
Deadzone detaild review:  2 hr 15 min 
Links Discussed in the show:
Craig's Blog: www.McNerdigansPub.com
Russ's Blog: http://www.RussRant.com
Total Fan Girl Blog: Link
Pulp Gamer Network: Link

Jun 22 2014

3hr 55mins

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D6G Ep 174: 2015 Industry Trends & Mulling Traitor Mechanics

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Stephen Buonocore, of Stronghold Games, is back in the third chair!
Up first Craig and Russ talk with Stephen about the game industry trends of 2015. Are things still on the rise? What's with all the mergers? 
Later we have another mulling mechanics segment.  This time on games with a 'hidden traitor'.
All that plus: 
 
- Total Fan Girl
- Do You Ever Notice 
- The Hollywood Minute
- App of the Ep
-  & More
If you'd like to discuss the show with us and others in our forum thread: click here.
 
The following fine organizations help make this show possible:
www.Battlefoam.com www.WolfLair.com www.geeknationtours.com
==Quick Reference==
App of the Ep:  1 hr 6 min
2015 Industry Trends: 1 hr 9 min 
Total Fan Girl: 1 hr 49 min
Hollywood Minute: 1 hr 56 min
Mulling Mechanics - Hidden Traitor:  2 hr 4 min 
 
 Links Discussed in the show:
Craig's Blog: www.McNerdigansPub.com
Russ's Blog: http://www.RussRant.com
Total Fan Girl Blog: Link
Dice Tower Network: Link

Oct 01 2015

3hr 3mins

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D6G Ep 224: Video Games Fall 2017 & Warhamer Underworlds Shadespire Detailed Review

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Luke Retallack of Channel Endgame and Party Loaded is back in the third chair.   Up first, Russ takes full advantage of having a video game fan on the show and they catch up on what games are hot this fall. (2017) Later we dive into the new miniature board game hotness from Games Workshop: Warhammer Underworlds: Shadespire. And don't miss the return of Words from Wales!! All that plus:   - Total Fan Girl - Do You Ever Notice - App of the Ep  -  & More If you'd like to discuss the show with us and others in our forum thread: click here.   The following fine organizations help make this show possible:   www.Battlefoam.com www.geeknationtours.com   ==Quick Reference== - App of the Ep (Geostorm): 1 hr 18 min - Video Games Fall 2017: 1 hr 21 min - Total Fan Girl: 1 hr 26 min - Worlds from Wales: 2 hr 31 min - Warhammer Underworlds: Shadespire: 2 hr 36 min      Links Discussed in the show: Craig's Blog: www.McNerdigansPub.com Russ's Blog: http://www.RussRant.com Total Fan Girl Blog: Link Dice Tower Network: Link

Nov 01 2017

3hr 57mins

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D6G Pip 15: Battletech Beginer Box...it's so much more

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Recorded live at Adepticon 2019, Craig & Russ discuss the brand new 2019 Battletech Beginer Box from Catalyst Game Labs. Is this really just an intro version of the game? Or a minimalistic fast playing version of an old friend.

Mar 29 2019

28mins

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D6G Ep 108: 40k Through the Years & Warhammer 40,000 6th Edition Detailed Review

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Jon "Yakface" Regul joins Craig and Russ in the third chair. Jon runs the massive miniature gaming community DakkaDakka.com, has been playing WH40k for more years than he cares to remember, and is responsible for the INAT FAQ: The official independant Warhammer 40,000 FAQ used at major tournaments like Adepticon.

With this much 40k knowledge in one chair, we just had to devote this entire Megasode to Warhammer 40,000. First we cover 40k through the years. How has is changed from edition to edition. What did it used to be like, and where is it now?
Then we jump into 6th edition with both feet. What's new, what's changed, and how will it impact the wide variety of gamers who love this game.
All that and our other not-too-horrible segments including: 
- Total Fan Girl
- Do You Ever Notice 
- & More
If you'd like to discuss the show with us and others in our forum thread: click here.
 
The following fine organizations help make this show possible:

 Myriad Games, on behalf of friendly, professional gaming stores everywhere.
Game Salute, latest gaming news, great stores, & more!

www.Battlefoam.com www.WolfLair.com www.TheWarStore.com www.geeknationtours.com www.wssmagazine.com
==Quick Reference==
The News:   1hr 13 min
40k Through the Years:  1 hr 18 min
Total Fan Girl: 2 hr 20 min
40k 6th Edition: 2 hr 28 min 
Links Discussed in the show:
Craig's Blog: www.McNerdigansPub.com
Russ's Blog: http://www.RussRant.com
Total Fan Girl Blog: Link
Pulp Gamer Network: Link

Aug 01 2012

4hr 47mins

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D6G Pip 26: British vs Pirates

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Russ shares his thoughts on the light age of sail game: British vs Pirates by Exocrate Games.  He has all the bling from vol 1 & vol 2 and has been painting & playing like crazy!

Aug 31 2019

30mins

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D6G Ep 210: Boardgame Blitz Origin Story & Runewars Miniature Game Preview

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Crstal Pisano, of the Boardgame Bliz Podcast, joins us in the third chair!   Up first, What is the origin story of the Boardgame Bliz podcast and what are some of the challenges of starting a podcast in a time when there are so many choices?   Later, Craig and Russ got early copies of Fantasy Flight Games new miniature game: Runewars! We preview it and share thoughts with Crystal to see if it can appeal to a board gamer who has never sampled miniature gaming before.   All that plus:    - Total Fan Girl - Do You Ever Notice - App of the Ep (Game Master 5) -  & More If you'd like to discuss the show with us and others in our forum thread: click here.   The following fine organizations help make this show possible:   www.Battlefoam.com www.geeknationtours.com      ==Quick Reference== App of the Ep: 1 hr 1 min - Ticket to Earth Boardgame Blitz Origin Story: 1 hr 5 min Total Fan Girl: 1 hr 48 min Runewars Miniature Game Preview:  1 hr 57 min    Links Discussed in the show: Giant Killer Robots Kickstarter: Link! Craig's Blog: www.McNerdigansPub.com Russ's Blog: http://www.RussRant.com Total Fan Girl Blog: Link Dice Tower Network: Link

Apr 01 2017

3hr 5mins

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D6G Episode 30: Warmachine Mark II Analysis & Our Cutthroat Contest Results

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Episode 30 brings us back to Warmachine. The D6G team has had a chance to play a few games with the Mark II playtest rules and we analyze what the changes are along with what Privateer Press is trying to accomplish.  Are these the kind of things other game companies should do?
But first, our listeners have really stepped up to the plate with some very creative betrayal contest entries.  Join us as we listen along and have a laugh, as well as award some prizes. 
All that and our usual 'not too horrible' humor, with features such as:
- Rapid Fire - The Hollywood Minute - When Wives Attack- Words from Wales- & More If you'd like to discuss the show with us and others in our forum thread: click here.
Advertisers this episode:
Myriad Games, on behalf of friendly, professional gaming stores everywhere.
www.Battlefoam.com www.PaintedFigs.com  
Links Mentioned this episode:
When Wives Attack Blog: Link
Craig's Blog: Link
Wargamer Radio Network: Link
Pulp Gamer Network: Link
PaintedFigs.com Contest Rules

Apr 29 2009

3hr 52mins

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D6G Ep 83: Wyrd Interivew, Spartan Games Interview, Terraclips & Dystopian Wars on Land

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In this D6G megasode we manage to interview the men behind two of the hotest up-and-coming miniature gaming companies.
Up first Eric Johns from Wyrd Miniatures brings us up to date on what's happening with Malifaux and beyond.  What can we expect from the new rule book, what kind of hotness will be at GenCon, what's the deal with Puppet Wars, and just how cool is all that new Terraclips terrain anyway?
Later Neil Fawcett from Spartan Games is on the show.  We ask him what's going on with all three lines of Spartan products: Uncharted Seas, Firestorm Armada, and Dystopian Wars.  They've also got a lot of new hotness coming to Gencon 2011 and Neil isn't shy about telling you exactly what it is.  
But we're not done with Spartan Games once Neil hangs up.  We then dive into the new land units for Dystopain Wars.  How does the game play on land?
As if all that wasn't enough, we announce the winners of the Wargamma haiku contest and don't miss a special 'extended edition' of Words from Wales... megasode indeed!
All that and our other not-too-horrible segments including: 
- The Hollywood Minute
- Total Fan Girl
- Do You Ever Notice
- Words from Wales
- & More
If you'd like to discuss the show with us and others in our forum thread: click here.
 
The following fine organizations help make this show possible:

 Myriad Games, on behalf of friendly, professional gaming stores everywhere.

www.Battlefoam.com www.WolfLair.com www.Wargamma.com www.TheWarStore.com www.geeknationtours.com www.wssmagazine.com
==Quick Reference==
The News:   1 hr 13 min
Eric Johns from Wyrd Miniatures Interview:  1 hr 23 min
Hollywood Minute: 2 hr 17 min
Total Fan Girl: 2 hr 33 min
Words From Wales (extended edition): 2 hr 40 min
Neil Interview & Dystopain Land Units: 3 hr 3 min 
Links Discussed in the show:
Raef's Blog: Link
Craig's Blog: www.McNerdigansPub.com
Russ's Blog: http://www.RussRant.com
Total Fan Girl Blog: Link
Pulp Gamer Network: Link

Jul 14 2011

4hr 4mins

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D6G Ep 107: Descent 2 Preview & Leviathans Detailed Review

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Tom Vasel joins us in the third chair! Tom, whom Russ calls "The Dean of Boardgame Podcasting" is the man behind the Dice Tower Podcast.
Since Tom got an early chance to play Descent 2, and since Russ and Craig have read through the rules, we thought it would be fun to do a Descent second edition preview. We cover what's new, what is compatible, and what to expect from this update to a beloved game.
Later it's a double game episode as the three hosts then dive into Leviathans! The brand new game of flying ship combat from Catalyst Game Labs.
All that and our other not-too-horrible segments including: 
- Total Fan Girl
- Do You Ever Notice
- When you wish upon a game 
- & More
If you'd like to discuss the show with us and others in our forum thread: click here.
 
The following fine organizations help make this show possible:

 Myriad Games, on behalf of friendly, professional gaming stores everywhere.
Game Salute, latest gaming news, great stores, & more!

www.Battlefoam.com www.WolfLair.com www.TheWarStore.com www.geeknationtours.com www.wssmagazine.com
==Quick Reference==
The News:   50 min
Descent 2 Preview:  1 hr 16 min
Total Fan Girl: 1 hr 52 min
Wish Upon a Game: 1 hr 59 min
Leviathans: 2 hr 2 min 
Links Discussed in the show:
The Dice Tower: www.TheDiceTower.com
Craig's Blog: www.McNerdigansPub.com
Russ's Blog: http://www.RussRant.com
Total Fan Girl Blog: Link
Pulp Gamer Network: Link

Jul 14 2012

3hr 31mins

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D6G Ep 53: Warhammer Fantasy Roleplay 3.0 Detailed Review, RuneWars Detailed Review

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In Episode 53 the D6G Crew gets back to some games: WHFRP and Runewars!!Raef has run sesveral sessions of Warhammer Fantasy Role Play 3.0 from Fantasy Flight Games.  Will this new system revolutionize the way we play RPG's?  Or is it a tad too gimmicky?
Later the D6G team dive deep into the realm of Runewars, a new massive boxed game from Fantasy Flight Games also.  This game is loaded with theme and amazing components. 

Also, Nicole and Russ made it to PAX East.  Here their thoughts in Achievements in Gaming and Total Fan Girl.
 All that and our usual 'not too horrible' humor, with features such as:
The Hollywood Minute  

Rapid Fire

What's in the News

Total Fan Girl
& More
If you'd like to discuss the show with us and others in our forum thread: click here.
The following fine organizations help make this show possible:

 Myriad Games, on behalf of friendly, professional gaming stores everywhere.

www.Battlefoam.com www.WolfLair.com www.TheWarStore.com www.PaintedFigs.comwww.DoghouseSystems.com
==Quick Reference==
The News:  1 hr 30 min
WHFRP Detailed Review: 1 hr 36 min
Hollywood Minute: 2hr 23 min
Total Fan Girl: 2hr 28 min
Rune Wars Detailed Review: 2 hr 34 min
Links Discussed in the show:

Wil Wheaton's PAX East 2010 Keynote: LinkCraig's Bookshelf: Link
Raef's Blog: Link
Craig's Blog: Link
Total Fan Girl Blog: Link
Wargamer Radio Network: Link
Pulp Gamer Network: Link

Apr 09 2010

3hr 52mins

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D6G Pip 22: Joan of Arc Time of Legends Detailed Review

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In classic D6G detailed review style ... Craig and Russ take a deep dive into the mechanics of Joan of Arc Time of Legends from Mythic games.   What will it receive via the patent-pending D6G rating system?

Jun 28 2019

52mins

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D6G Ep 110: X-Wing Detailed Review, Evil Baby Orphanage Detailed Review, & Play by Mob

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This time the third chair is filled with 80 folks as the GenCon 2012 play by mob audience join us for the show!
First we play the upcoming Stronghold Games "Space Cadets" but "Mob style" with the help of Geoff Engelstein & his family. Can that many players take control of starships and battle it out in any kind of organazed way? Listen to find out.
Later Craig and Russ chat about two of their favorite purchases at GenCon this year: Evil Baby Orphanage from Wyrd Miniatures and Star Wars X-Wing from Fantasy Flight Games. S-foils have been locked in attack position as they dive in for a detailed review of both games.
All that and our other not-too-horrible segments including: 
- Total Fan Girl
- Do You Ever Notice 
 - When you wish upon a game
- & More
If you'd like to discuss the show with us and others in our forum thread: click here.
 
The following fine organizations help make this show possible:

 Myriad Games, on behalf of friendly, professional gaming stores everywhere.
Game Salute, latest gaming news, great stores, & more!

www.Battlefoam.com www.WolfLair.com www.TheWarStore.com www.geeknationtours.com www.wssmagazine.com
==Quick Reference==
The News:   35 min
Play By Mob - Space Cadets!:  40 min
Total Fan Girl: 1 hr 27 min
When you wish upon a game: 1 hr 33 min 
Evil Baby Orphanage & X-Win Reviews: 1 hr 37 min 
Links Discussed in the show:
Craig's Blog: www.McNerdigansPub.com
Russ's Blog: http://www.RussRant.com
Total Fan Girl Blog: Link
Pulp Gamer Network: Link

Aug 29 2012

3hr 10mins

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D6G Ep 228: Battlefoam Update & Company of Iron Detailed Review

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Romeo Filip, the man behind Battlefoam, is in the third chair.  Up first we get an update from Romeo: How are things at Battlefoam and what was it like to let his baby, WWX, go?   And later we dive into the latest hotness from Privateer Press: Company of Iron! Does this new rule set bring the skirmish back to Warmachine and Hordes?   All that plus:   - Total Fan Girl - Do You Ever Notice - App of the Ep  -  & More If you'd like to discuss the show with us and others in our forum thread: click here.   The following fine organizations help make this show possible:   www.Battlefoam.com www.geeknationtours.com   ==Quick Reference==  - Ap of the Ep (Gorogoa) - 56 min  - Battlefoam Update - 1 hr 0 min  - Total Fan Girl - 1 hr 32 min  - Company of Iron Review - 1 hr 37 min      Links Discussed in the show: Craig's Blog: www.McNerdigansPub.com Russ's Blog: http://www.RussRant.com Total Fan Girl Blog: Link Dice Tower Network: Link

Dec 31 2017

3hr 9mins

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D6G Episode 33: Intro to Miniature War Gaming & Warhammer 40k 5th Ed year one review

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Episode 33 is a massive episode that attempts to tackle a massive topic: An intro to miniature war games.
Up first the D6G team goes over hobby basics and how to get starting in hobby miniature war games.  Later the hosts discuss Warhammer 40,000 5th edition, it's been out a year, how is it holding up to our initial impressions?
All that and our usual 'not too horrible' humor, with features such as:
- Rapid Fire - The Hollywood Minute - When Wives Attack- The Score- & More If you'd like to discuss the show with us and others in our forum thread: click here.
Advertisers this episode:
Myriad Games, on behalf of friendly, professional gaming stores everywhere.
www.Battlefoam.com www.PaintedFigs.comwww.DoghouseSystems.com

Free P3 Painting Technique Video Russ discusses: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2jizaUcrXY8

When Wives Attack Blog: Link
Craig's Blog: Link
Wargamer Radio Network: Link
Pulp Gamer Network: Link
PaintedFigs.com Contest Rules

Jun 10 2009

3hr 57mins

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D6G Pip 10: 2019 Predictions

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Raef "Hollywood" Granger is in the third chair as we make our predictions for 2019. Do you agree? How far out on a limb will we go for a few points?

Dec 28 2018

1hr 7mins

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D6G Pip 32: Duel Unboxing - Marvel Crisis Protocol & Aeronautica Imperialis

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Craig & Russ each just got a new game. Craig picked up Marvel Crisis Protocol while Russ acquired Aeronautica Imperialis. They open them for the first time together on the air and share their thoughts on the quality & value of these two miniature games from very different companies.

Nov 27 2019

42mins

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D6G Pip 31: 2019's been a great year for video Game RPG's

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Russ makes the argument that 2019 has been a FANTASTIC year for video game RPG's. He discusses open world RPG's like Assasin's Creed Origin's but also dives in two fantastic games with party management: Greedfall & Outer Worlds.

Nov 26 2019

35mins

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D6G Pip 30: Painting Small Models

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Craig discusses a potpourri of topics including painting small models, British vs Pirates, Joan of Arc expansions, & the challenges of conjugating the verb "to dive."

Oct 31 2019

34mins

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D6G Pip 29: Star Wars Feels

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Russ has recently visited Galaxy's Edge, is considering Star Wars: Legion, and looking at all the Star Wars shows & movies.  As someone who grew up with the franchise is this thing getting too big, or have we finally arrived?

Oct 28 2019

34mins

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D6G Pip 28: Achievements in Gaming Sept 2019

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Craig & Russ talk what they've been playing lately: Joan of Arc, Warhammer 40k, & Greedfall along with favorite shows.

Oct 01 2019

40mins

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D6G Pip 27: British vs Pirates Part 2: Home Brew Scenario & Rating

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Craig joins Russ to share his thoughts on British vs Pirates...has he come around on this amazing game? Also they discuss a home brew scenario & give their rating of the game.

Sep 20 2019

39mins

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D6G Pip 26: British vs Pirates

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Russ shares his thoughts on the light age of sail game: British vs Pirates by Exocrate Games.  He has all the bling from vol 1 & vol 2 and has been painting & playing like crazy!

Aug 31 2019

30mins

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D6G Pip 25: Marvel Crisis Protocol Early Thoughts

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Though we were NEARLY distracted by new Song of Ice and Fire announcements the news from GenCon 2019 that has Craig most excited is Marvel Crisis Protocol. We discuss the new rules and why the game appeals.

Aug 19 2019

36mins

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D6G Pip 24: Achievements in Gaming July 2019

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Craig and Russ discuss what they've been playing, painting, & watching lately. Topics include more Joan of Arc, more D&D, more 40k, contrast paints on a massive dragon and summer movies.

Jul 29 2019

55mins

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D6G Pip 23: GW Contrast Paints Thoughts & Tips

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Craig has taken the plunge and invested heavily in Games Workshop's new line of "Contrast Paints." The hype has been high on these new products & Russ takes the opportunity to interview Craig on his findings: What are Contrast Paints & How are they different? How do you use them and what were the results? Tips & tricks for someone about to take the plunge.

Jul 03 2019

47mins

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D6G Pip 22: Joan of Arc Time of Legends Detailed Review

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In classic D6G detailed review style ... Craig and Russ take a deep dive into the mechanics of Joan of Arc Time of Legends from Mythic games.   What will it receive via the patent-pending D6G rating system?

Jun 28 2019

52mins

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Pip 21: Joan of Arc & My 15 yo Daughter

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Russ has been playing the heck out of Mythic Games' "Time of Legends: Joan of Arc." He's back in his car, this time with a better mic, sharing the results and thoughts from his first few plays of the game with his daughter. Can a game this intimidating with this many models hold the attention of his 15-year-old daughter?

Jun 14 2019

42mins

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D6G Pip 20: Tips for Gaming while Camping

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Russ just got back from a Memorial day camping trip with the family. Brain full of what he does to make gaming as much a part of the outdoors as hiking, he is anxious to share!

May 31 2019

27mins

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D6G Pip 19: DYEN - Miniature Games are Calling

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Craig brings back the beloved segment "Do You Ever Notice?" and asks "Do you ever notice when miniature games are calling?"

May 30 2019

39mins

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D6G Pip 18: Game of Thrones Season 8 first half thoughts

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Craig and Russ share spoiler filled thoughts about episodes 1-3 of Season 8 of Game of Thrones. Caution: Here be spoilers!!

May 01 2019

41mins

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D6G Pip 17: Emergent Narratives Thanks to Great Mechanics

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Craig and Russ discuss the emergent narrative campaign that occurred thanks to the brilliant in game mechanics and background of Song of Ice and Fire from Cool Mini or Not.

Apr 17 2019

59mins

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D6G Pip 16: Adepticon 2019, Extra Life, & A Song of Ice & Fire

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Topical, controversial, and (hopefully) entertaining conversation about miniature war games, board games, and other topics near and dear to gamers' hearts. Our wide variety of topics include table top war games, board games, miniature games, Fantasy Flight Games (Starcraft, Descent, Twilight Imperium, etc.), Games Workshop (Warhammer, 40k), Privateer Press (Warmachine Hordes, Monsterpocalypse), Days of Wonder, Rio Grande Games, Video Games, MMORPGS (World of Warcraft, Warhammer Online), and much more.

Mar 30 2019

32mins

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D6G Pip 15: Battletech Beginer Box...it's so much more

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Recorded live at Adepticon 2019, Craig & Russ discuss the brand new 2019 Battletech Beginer Box from Catalyst Game Labs. Is this really just an intro version of the game? Or a minimalistic fast playing version of an old friend.

Mar 29 2019

28mins

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D6G Pip 14: Achievements In Gaming Feb 2019

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Craig & Russ are joined by Teras of Geek Nation Tours in the 3rd chair as they talk what they've been playing recently.

Mar 01 2019

1hr 8mins

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D6G Pip 13: Captain Con 2019 Event Report

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Craig & Russ report on the results of their Captain Con 2019 Adeptus Titanicus mega battle event.

Feb 23 2019

26mins

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