Thu, 5 November 2015
Welcome to episode XXIV of Guns, Dice, Butter
0:00 Intro: Guns Returns!
0:04: Richard Berg and Mark Herman
1st segment: Point of SPI orgin, Tiny Tim, Herman’s career as a roadie for Lover, Berg’s singing career
2nd segment: Design and game components
3rd segment: What makes a good multiplayer wargame? Herman & Berg works in progress.
4th segment: Depth of historical knowledge drives designs: Ancients: battles, operational dynamics, logistics
1:07: GaGa Panel: Marty Sample, Wendell Albright, John Alsen
1st segment: Background on GaGa list (game lust & fanboys): Games discussed: Enemy Action Ardennes, Liberty/Victory Roads, Napoleon’s Triumph, Fire in the Lake, COIN (Falling Sky and Liberty or Death)
2nd segment: Roll playing wargames: Here I Stand/Virgin Queen, Sekigahara, Amateurs to Arms, Kingdom of Heaven, Genesis
3rd segment: Card Driven Wargames and others: No Retreat series, Command & Colors, Empire of the Sun, Pursuit of Glory, Unhappy King Charles, Triumph of Chaos, Carthage: 1st Punic War
4th segment: It’s been a FABULOUS ten year run for wargames
2:38: Wrap up
Gaga List: https://www.boardgamegeek.com/geeklist/198680/welcome-gaga-zone-wargames-high-fanboy-bases-and-l
My Session Reports: https://www.boardgamegeek.com/geeklist/175938/1st-mnsawatdeeherr-dr-session-reports
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Direct download: Guns_Dice_Butter_XXIV_Nov_5_2015.mp3
Category:Episode -- posted at: 1:39pm CDT
Sun, 1 November 2015
Guns, Dice, Butter returning soon: recorded long session with two designers today :-) Hope to get a panel this week - then I'll have episode 24. It will be a good one: promise.
Category:general -- posted at: 9:00pm CDT