Dungeon Alliance

Posted on Saturday, 18 February 2017 by

Video released: 16 February 2017

Publisher: Quixotic Games
Play length: 90-120 minutes
1-4 players
MSRP: $80

After “procuring” a prototype game, the ITB crew delve deeply into yet another dungeon crawler. But they soon discover that the true enemy isn’t zombies or sexy satyrs, but each other.
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Scythe

Posted on Wednesday, 9 November 2016 by

Video released: 30 September 2016
Game released: 2016
Publisher: Stonemaier Games
Play length: 115 minutes
1-5 players
MSRP: $80

Relive the good ol’ days of flappers, world wars, and brutal mech warfare!
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Tragedy Looper

Posted on Wednesday, 9 November 2016 by

Video released: 30 September 2016
Game released: 2011 (Japanese) 2014 (English)
Publisher: Z-Man Games
Play length: 120 minutes
2-4 players
MSRP: $39.99

Jack and George take an unexpected trip to Japan while Hana and Brandon are left home at the table. Everyone must work together to solve the mysteries of a deadly board game.
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A Game of Thrones: The Card Game Second Edition (Core Set)

Posted on Friday, 17 June 2016 by

Video released: 14 June 2016
Game released: 2015
Publisher: Fantasy Flight Games
Play length: 1-2 hours
2-4 players (up to 6 with expansions)
MSRP: $39.95

Our long-awaited* return to Westeros. We delve deeply into A Game of Thrones the Card Game – 2nd Edition. (more…)

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I <3 Star Wars

Posted on Friday, 8 January 2016 by

kylo holds rey

New episode is ready to shoot, but scheduling conflicts prevented us from doing it this weekend. Instead, I bought a bunch of Star Wars Lego and am recreating shots from the film by memory.

Here’s the famous scene where Kylo Ren swat a fly off Rey’s face.

What a nice guy.

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Magic the Gathering: Arena of the Planeswalkers

Posted on Tuesday, 8 September 2015 by

Video released: 25 July 2015
Game released: 2015
Publisher: Wizards of the Coast / Hasbro
Play length: 60-90 mins
2-5 players
MSRP: $29.99

In this episode, we contend with immolation, the undead, and a whirlwind love affair. Don’t forget to wear your 3D protective sleeves! (more…)

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Marvel Dice Masters

Posted on Sunday, 26 July 2015 by

Video released: 25 July 2015
Game released: 2015
Publisher: Wizkids
Play length: 20-30 min.
2 players (plus sidekicks)
MSRP: variable ($1 – $30)

We explore the Marvel Universe, MCU, and how many dice to the face it takes to kill a person in this colorful, spandex-filled episode. (more…)

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Star Wars: Armada

Posted on Sunday, 17 May 2015 by

Video released: 17 May 2015
Game released: 2015
Publisher: Fantasy Flight Games
Play length: 2 hrs
2 Players
MSRP: $99

We review this game about a group of extremist religious terrorists trying to take down the legitimate Galactic government. (more…)

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Shadows of Brimstone

Posted on Monday, 13 April 2015 by

Video released: 13 April 2015
Game released: 2014
Publisher: Flying Frog Productions
Play length: 90-180 minutes
1-6 Players
MSRP: $99

We succumb to horrifying Lovecraftian insanity in the mines of Brimstone. Watch as we brave dreaded Pixar characters, white people, and tentacle monsters, in one of our favorite games of 2014. (more…)

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Nightlight

Posted on Tuesday, 30 December 2014 by

Video released: 30 Dec 2014
Game released: 2014
Publisher: BNKB Games
Play length: 30-60 minutes
1-4 Players
MSRP: $35

On a magical Christmas Eve, Jack delves deeply into Nightlight, the game of brutal stuffed animal warfare. (more…)

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