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Episode 73 – Rules Lawyers.

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In this episode, the guys chat about games copying games! (69min)

Things you may be interested in:

THE GAUNTLET – A charity tournament we hosted on May 18th! Livestream was recorded HERE.

Wizards of the Coast’s Announcement.

Hex Entertainment’s Response.

The Full WotC Complaint.

A great article on Quiet Speculation breaking down the whole thing.

Article about Mino vs. Tetris.

Baseball – We’re told it’s technically a game.

Sabertron – Like laser tag, but with swords!

All the information you could possibly want about D&D 5E on Enworld.

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Tabletop Deathmatch: Pack the Pack

Interview w/ Meg McGinley:

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NPC Aaron and Myself both had the chance to judge THE TABLETOP DEATHMATCH, a game competition put together by the fine folks at Cards Against Humanity! As the episodes air I’ll try to chat with the contestants and get their perspectives, as well as see how their games have progressed!

Next up is Meg McGinley, who designed a game called Pack the Pack. We chat about the switch from cards to dominoes, how tight the podcasting community is, and what she would change about the Deathmatch itself.

David Bednar – The illustrator for Pack the Pack.

Meg’s Twitter.

Games by Play Date – Meg’s gaming company.

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Tabletop Deathmatch: Outer Earth

Interview w/ Paul Tseng:

NPC Aaron and Myself both had the chance to judge THE TABLETOP DEATHMATCH, a game competition put together by the fine folks at Cards Against Humanity! As the episodes air I’ll try to chat with the contestants and get their perspectives, as well as see how their games have progressed!

First up is Paul Tseng, who designed a game called Outer Earth. We chat about how well the contestants are getting along, how he felt about receiving critiques, and how studying graphic design has helped him in his game design.

Daniel Orellana – The artist behind the stunning visuals for Outer Earth.

Paul’s Twitter.

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Episode 34: Game N Shake.

NPC Cast Episode 34: Game N Shake.

In this episode NPC Chris and NPC Aaron break down their Gencon trip, including how they got wrapped up in the judging for an awesome board game competition! (56min)

Some Tons of things we discuss on this episode:

Gencon– The largest games convention in North America!

Tabletop Deathmatch– A Tabletop Game design contest by the folks over at Cards Against Humanity.

MERCS– A skirmish miniatures game about corporations vying for power!

Krosmaster Arena– A tactics-style mines/board game!

Angry DM– Friend of the show, and Angry Dungeon Master.

Old School Hack – A Free RPG from Kirin Robinson

2 GMs 1 Mic– A roleplaying podcast we highly recommend!

The Writer Next Door– A blog by industry editor John Adamus

Watch It Played– A youtube channel that teaches you how to play awesome board games!

Secret Cabal– A bi-weekly podcast about tabetop games.

Spark RPG– An RPG set in the FATE system by Jason Pitre.

Our Last Best Hope – A great DM-less indy RPG by Mark Diaz Truman.

Legacy: Gears of Time– A time-travelling board game by Ben Harkins.

Dark Age– A d20 based skirmish minis game.

Dropzone Commander – A 10mm sci-fi minis game of mass combat.

Brushfire– A miniatures game featuring historical parody, where animals have surpassed humans.

Dwarven Miner– A fantasy set-collecting game by Mike Richie.

Loading Ready Run– A comedy troupe, and producers of videos for the internet.

Dammit Liz– Event planner, and producer to the (geek) stars.

Hillfolk– An RPG by esteemed designer Robin Laws.

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