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Warhammer Fest Online 2021

May 9th, 2021

This week Ben and Josh discuss all of the new reveals to come out of Warhammer Fest Online over the last week.

Topics covered;

06:12 - A tribute to the late Richard Halliwell.

07:37 - Day 1 - Age of Sigmar reveals.

13:41 - Day 2 - Part 1 of Warhammer 40,000 reveals.

15:10 - Day 3 - Black Library.

16:39 - Day 4 - Boxed Games reveals.

24:15 - Day 5 - Part 2 of Warhammer 40,000 reveals.

32:12 - Day 6 - Age of Sigmar 3rd edition.

47:26 - Final thoughts.




Garbage Time

May 2nd, 2021

Ben and Josh are back this week to speculate on the upcoming Warhammer Fest Online, along with other news from the world of tabletop gaming.

Topics covered;

07:22 - Dungeons and Dragons Monopoly.

13:08 - New Kickstarter for expansions to Hellboy: The Board Game

16:28 - Judgement: Eternal Champions by Creature Caster launches it's Kickstarter.

24:24 - Warhammer Fest Online.






Dearly Beloved

April 25th, 2021

Tom and Josh are back this week, despite Tom being under the weather, to discuss the latest news in table top gaming and update you all on what they've been up to.

Topics covered;

10:31 - Updates to Gen Con 2021.

18:23 - Changes to the Games Workshops upcoming release schedule.

27:06 - Josh discusses the Pre-release he took part in for Magic: The Gathering's new set Strixhaven.





Get Me Quality Street

April 18th, 2021

This week Tom and Josh are back to go off on a wild tangent about gift giving, before they remember that they are recording a podcast about tabletop gaming.

Topics covered;

10:59 - Warhammer Quest: Cursed City being removed from the Games Workshop website.

29:25 - CMON launch the Kickstarter for Marvel United: X-Men.

41:25 - Tom updates us on how he's getting on playing Marvel: Champions.




Tom’s here to yuck your yum

April 11th, 2021

Tom and Josh are back this week to catch up on the gaming they have been doing as well as the latest new in table top.

Topics covered;

05:05 - Munchkin: Critical Role is released.

14:54 - Tom talks about the latest expansion for Marvel Champions.

24:16 - Non-essential shops re-opening in England and Wales.

32:20 - Catch up on Age of Sigmar: Soulbound, Pathfinder, and other RPGs.

Honestly, it’s a miracle you’re listening to this

April 4th, 2021

This week Ben, Tom and Josh fight the most terrifying foe imaginable - horrendous technical difficulties. Fortunately we have managed to recover enough audio to present a passable episode of table top gaming news for your listening!

Topics covered;

11:35 - Warhammer Quest: Cursed City goes up for pre-order. The team also get side tracked discussing cargo ships in the Suez Canal and counterfeit board games.

19:14 - The team share their thoughts on the latest model revealed by Games Workshop.

25:29 - News on PaizoCon Online 2021 and a chat about Starfinder.

32:13 - Fallout the RPG goes up for pre-order.






Women’s History Month

March 28th, 2021

March is Women's History Month and to mark this Josh is joined this week by Charlotte to talk about some of our favourite women in table top gaming, along with the latest news in the hobby.

Topics covered;

07:27 - Updates to UK Games Expo and Tabletop Scotland being postponed until 2022.

13:53 - Gloomier: A Night at Hemlock Hall launches on Kickstarter.

15:50 - Expansions to Everdell.

18:09 - Magic the Gathering's upcoming set, Strixhaven.

22:31 - Shout outs to some of our favourite women in the hobby - Sabrina Miramon, Trish Carden, Elizabeth Hargrave, Sally Jones and Kat of I Play Red.












Twerking Orks

March 21st, 2021

This week Tom and Josh are back to discuss the latest Warhammer reveal show, among other table top gaming news.

Topics covered;

03:09 - 1815 Scum of the Earth Kickstarter has launched.

05:39 - New Drukhari codex and issues getting hold of Piety & Pain and the latest White Dwarf.

11:51 - War Zone Charadon Act I: The Book of Rust.

17:48 - Warhammer preview show.





Do what you’ve got to do to cope and order in some extra shirts - the Tom Mannering story.

March 14th, 2021

This week Tom and Josh discus the latest RGP to hit Kickstarter, The Terminator RPG, along with catch up with what they have been up to.

Topics covered;

07:47 - The Terminator RPG, followed by a ramble about using film IPs in games.

36:33 - Age of Sigmar: Soulbound.

45:36 - Star Wars: Edge of the Empire.




GM Appreciation Day

March 7th, 2021

March 4th was GM Appreciation Day, so Ben, Tom and Josh are back this week to talk about just that as well as the emerging trend of GM's charging players for their work. As usual the guys also discuss the latest news in table top gaming.

Topics covered;

05:06 - 1815, Scum of the Earth is launching on Kickstarter later this month.

08:12 - Warhammer 40,000: Imperium, the new part works magazine from Hachette, launches.

18:35 - The guys talk about resuming their Age of Sigmar: Soulbound campaign.

37:38 - GM appreciation day and players paying GM's for their work.






Wizards of the Corporation

February 28th, 2021

Ben, Tom and Josh are back this week and this time they discuss the big news to come out of Wizards of the Coast last week, as well as taking some time to respond to some comments from our listeners.

Topics covered;

04:02 - Catching up with what everyone has been up to.

12:00 - Listener comments.

34:04 - News from Wizards of the Coast

Jeff Bezos vs The Underprivileged

February 21st, 2021

Ben, Tom and Josh are back again this week to discuss the new previews from Games Workshop, the latest table top gaming news and Tom's weird fixation with helmets.

Topics covered;

08:11 - Ben gives us his initial thoughts on Crystal Fortress miniature cases.

11:11 - Zombicide: Undead or Alive launches on Kickstarter.

14:14 - Savage Frontier also launches its Kickstarter.

16:16 - Metal Gear Solid: The Board Game no longer has a publisher.

19:26 - The latest online preview for Warhammer.






I was really enjoying the game until the cops showed up…

February 14th, 2021

Ben, Tom and Josh are back again this week to discuss the latest news in table top gaming, as well as discussing whether physical rule books are better or worse than their digital counter parts.

Topics covered;

05:14 - New miniature revealed for the up coming Warhammer Quest: Cured City.

09:20 - Hedonites of Slaanesh and Daughters of Kaine go up for pre-order.

13:18 - The Witcher: Old World announcement.

19:33 - Uranus! by Ellie Dix coming to Kickstarter soon.

24:10 - Physical vs. Digital rules.






Skellyweg Warriors

February 7th, 2021

Ben, Tom and Josh are back this week to talk hobby projects, as well as all the latest news in table top gaming.

Topics covered;

04:39 - Total War: Warhammer III cinematic trailer and Warhammer: The Old World.

11:34 - Latest updates from Warhammer Quest: Cures City.

15:18 - Rumours of an imminent Ork release for Warhammer 40,000.

19:33 - New expansions for Age of Sigmar: Soulbound.

26:35 - The guys talk about the various hobby projects that they are underway with.








Furries in Space

January 31st, 2021

Ben, Tom and Josh deliver a bumper episode this week as they discuss the factions and armies that they love to hate in gaming - in no part inspired by the upcoming Dark Angels realease!

Topics covered;

04:08 - Monster Hunter World: The Boardgame Kickstarter from Steam Forged Games.

17:20 - Shout out to our friend Will Hodgson for getting featured in Warhammer Communities hobby round-up.

20:09 - Factions we love to hate.




Bens Tiny Violin

January 24th, 2021

This week Tom is back to join Ben and Josh in discussing the latest news in table top gaming.

Topics covered;

01:27 - Recent controversies surrounding the Ping Yao Kickstarter and (separately) Daniele Tascini.

17:08 - Announcement from UK Games Expo.

24:17 - Latest reveals from Games Workshop.

47:29 - Catching up with what everyone has been up to.





Josh Struggles with Elvish Names

January 17th, 2021

Ben, Charlotte and Josh are back and refreshed after their winter break.

This week we chat about the following;

02:13 - Josh is getting hyped for the launch of the new Death Guard codex.

14:33 - New miniatures for Middle Earth Strategy Battle Game.

17:24 - They guys fill us in with what they got up to over Christmas.






Secret Santa 2020

December 24th, 2020

The team may be separated by Covid-19, but nothing can stop the Unlucky Frog team from celebrating Christmas with their Secret Santa! Listen on to find out what gifts are in store for Charlotte, Callum, Tom, Ben and Josh.

Christopher Nolan slagging special

December 20th, 2020

This week Ben and Charlotte are back with Josh to catch up on what they've been up to since they've moved into their new house!

Topics covered;

01:51 - Ben talks Ashenhold Art, Patreon and FauxHammer.

05:46 - We start to talk about 'Warhammer Underworlds: Direchasm'...

08:53 - ...before we get completely side tracked and end up talking about Christopher Nolan instead.

16:36 - We get back to Direchasm and chat about the role luck has to play in table top games.

25:21 - Josh talks about recording with The Giant Brain's Brainwaves.

31:06 - Ben and Charlotte share their impressions of Chronicles of Crime *editors note, this took ages with all the spoilers I had to censor!*

37:18 - We get side tracked again, this time about cartoons.

41:26 - Closing thoughts and a brief chat about Game of the Year.










We talk about Duck Tales a lot in this episode and I’m not even sorry.

December 13th, 2020

This week Tom and Josh are back to discuss the latest news in gaming as well as the surprise Tom has instore for Josh's birthday...

Topics covered;

02:10 - Josh's 1st impressions on Chronicles of Crime.

07:54 - More rules leaks for the new Death Guard Codex.

15:46 - Tom's home-brewed Duck Tales RPG adventure and fan made RPG's.




Josh’s Meddling Mouth

December 6th, 2020

Josh and Tom (or T-Money as he will now be known as) are back to discuss the latest news in Table Top Gaming.

Topics covered;

01:58 - Josh derails the podcast already with another weird dream.

07:40 - Games Workshop delay the release of Codex: Death Guard, and other Warhammer 40,000 chat.

15:39 - Ashenhold Art launch their Patreon.

18:00 - The Queen's Gambit renewing an interest in chess.

30:47 - A retrospective on the RPG behind the new videogame Cyberpunk 2077.






Alone against the Tom

November 29th, 2020

This week Tom and Josh play through the latest solo adventure for Call of Cthulhu - Alone against the Tide. Will Josh succeed in unravelling the lakeside mysteries, or will he meet a terrible fate?




Ruined by Furries

November 22nd, 2020

Tom and Josh are back once again to discuss the latest news and update you all on what they have been up to gaming wise.

Topics covered;

03:58 - Ben has a miniature featured in the November edition of White Dwarf.

06:07 - Chaosium announce 'Alone Against the Tide', a solo adventure for Call of Cthulhu.

13:37 - Tom and Josh forget that they host a table top gaming podcast and decide to discuss Sonic the Hedgehog instead...

19:08 - ... before realising and bringing it back around to Call of Cthulhu.

24:09 - The evolution of Dungeons and Dragons and also the Song of Fire & Ice RPG.

31:58 - Tom's Genestealer Cults army and his recent prize from Tabletop Scotland.






Tiny Racist Goblins

November 15th, 2020

Tom and Josh are back this week after a short break to discuss more tabletop news and shenanigans.

Topics covered;

01:29 - Upzone pop-up terrain for miniatures war games.

09:56 - Tom on Age of Sigmar: Soulbound, Star Wars RPG and Warhammer Fantasy RPG.

17:20 - Josh talks about Magic: The Gathering.

25:28 - Warhammer 40,000 and a tournament story.





Too many Space Marines

November 1st, 2020

This week Tom and Josh return to chat about the news and what they have been up to gaming wise.

Topics covered;

01:10 - Games Workshop pre-orders

13:16 - Star Wars RPG

16:34 - Age of Sigmar: Soulbound

18:09 - Digital Boardgaming

24:22 - Warhammer Fantasy RPG

It’s a Slobberknocker!

October 25th, 2020

This week Josh is joined by Tom to discuss what they've been up to as well as some of the latest news from table top gaming.

Topics covered;

01:55 - Warcry: Catacombs goes up for pre-order and discussions around its price.

09:30 - Steams Digital Tabletop Fest.

23:46 - Dungeons & Dragons Adventure League and organised play for RPGs.

38:39 - Tom and Josh's Star Wars RPG game.




My Wallet Can Just Cry…

October 18th, 2020

This week Ben and Josh return to give their impressions on the new codices for Warhammer 40,000 as well as discussing the latest news in table top gaming.

Topics covered;

01:28 - Tidal Blades has begun shipping.

03:10 - Further updates on 1815: Scum of the Earth.

08:02 - New releases from Mozi Games.

09:12 - The latest Games Workshop preview.

22:26 - Looking over the new Codex: Space Marines and Codex: Necrons.







The Anus is on You - Unlucky Frog do ‘Am I the Asshole?’

October 11th, 2020

This week Ben, Charlotte and Josh* dive into the popular Reddit thread of 'Am I the Asshole' to deliver their judgement upon strangers over the internet, as well as discuss some news in the table top gaming world.

Topics Covered;

01:08 - Mega Gargant kit from Games Workshop is now available to pre-order.

04:11 - HeroQuest is coming to the UK via Zavvi.

06:44 - Am I the Asshole




*Baby Nathaniel also makes his presence known on this episode.

Of codices and codicai

October 4th, 2020

Ben and Josh are back once again to discuss the latest topics in table top gaming, as well as updating you all on their own gaming shenanigans.

Topcis covered;

04:46 - Magic the Gatherings new Waling Dead cards.

14:17 - New codices coming out for Warhammer 40,000.

23:43 - The latest from their on going Age of Sigmar: Soulbound campaign.

35:33 - Looking forward to trying 1565, St. Elmo's Pay, and discussing solo gaming.

41:51 - Josh finally wins a league of Blood Bowl and will not shut up about it.



Don’t grass us to Bojo

September 27th, 2020

Ben and Josh once again discuss the latest news and their own recent gaming.

Topics covered;

01:06 - New edition of Heroquest formally announced.

12:25 - Josh & Ben's ongoing Age of Sigmar: Soulbound campaign.

21:25 - Josh updates us on his Blood Bowl league.

31:31 - Latest from Ben's painting table.

37:56 - Looking forward to receiving a copy of 1565 - St. Elmo's Pay.





And I would have gotten away with it….

September 13th, 2020

This week Ben, Charlotte and Josh once again discuss the latest news and their own gaming escapades.

Topics covered:

01:05 - Count down to HeroQuest.

02:57 - Forgotten Realms in Magic: The Gathering.

06:48 - Warhammer 40,000 reveals.

16:08 - More Root!

25:53 - Star Wars RPG and Age of Sigmar: Soulbound.

27:35 - Josh and Ben's recent game of Age of Sigmar.

34:44 - AlbaCon & Hell Boy RPG.








AK Interactive Controversy

September 6th, 2020

This week Ben and Josh discuss the controversy surrounding the new book AK Interactive plan to release, along with a recent game of the beloved Root that they played with Charlotte. Content warning over the AK Interactive story.


00:55 - AK interactive controversy.

26:09 - Root.

All the Edge Lords, All the Time

August 30th, 2020

This week Ben and Josh discuss all things Games Workshop and the recent gaming they have been up to.


0:51 - Virtually Expo and online conventions.

4:01 - The recent Games Workshop preview.

32:28 - Recent games of Warhammer 40,000 and Age of Sigmar.

37:46 - Josh's online Blood Bowl Leage, and the upcoming edition.





The Naughty Corner

August 23rd, 2020

Ben, Charlotte and Josh have returned from hiatus with a brand new episode to catch you all up with what they have been doing.

CAUTION! Some adult humour inbound in this episode - you have been warned!

Covered in this episode;

1:09 - Ben talks about starting work doing commission painting and writing for FauxHammer.

8:07 - Lifeform from Hall or Nothing.

10:51 - 9th edition of Warhammer 40,000.

24:02 - RPGs that they have been playing using Roll20, namely Pathfinder, Star Wards, Dungeons & Dragons and Age of Sigmar: Soulbound.

34:22 - UK Games Expo: Virtually Expo & AlbaCon.

39:14 - Magic the Gathering during lock down.







Live From The Lockdown: Frogs in Faerûn Round up - Part 2!

May 20th, 2020

Welcome to our second Frogs in Faerûn round up! Join Tom, Josh and Charlotte as they talk you through their play through of our new Dungeons and Dragons campaign! We also touch on using how to use accents without offending everyone, and how appropriate is it to role play romantic relationships in these types of scenerios.

Listen to the complete stream here - https://unluckyfrog.podbean.com/e/frogs-in-faerun-cave-of-shadows/

Happy Listening!

The Unlucky Frog Team

Frogs in Faerûn - Cave of Shadows Complete Stream

May 19th, 2020

We managed to straighten out all the kinks from our problematic first recording and have successfully managed to extract all the audio from our second session of Frogs in Faerûn Dungeons and Dragons Campaign.

Listen in live on Sunday at 8pm BST on our Twitch feed as we play through the next chapter, The Lash of Maloch!

Happy Listening!

Live From The Lockdown: Frogs in Faerûn Round up - Part 1!

May 13th, 2020

Welcome to our first Frogs in Faerûn round up! Join Tom, Ben and Callum as they talk you through their first play through of our new Dungeons and Dragons campaign!

Unfortunately, due to some technical hiccups we lost the recording for the play through, but going foward this shouldn't be a problem! Join us on Sundays at 8pm BST as we playthorugh live on our Twitch Stream - https://www.twitch.tv/unluckyfroggaming

Happy Listening!

The Unlucky Frog Team

Live From the Lockdown - House of Danger Live

May 7th, 2020

Join Ben and Josh as they delve back into the House of Danger. Will Josh escape or will he stumble at the final hurdle?!

House of Danger is a choose your own adventure narrative game by Prospero Hall. Check out the BoardGameGeek entry for more info - https://www.boardgamegeek.com/boardgame/251420/choose-your-own-adventure-house-danger

Live from the Lockdown - Live playthrough of Listit

March 30th, 2020

Here at Unlucky Frog Gaming we like to heed government advice and self-isolate in style! For our very first Live From The Lockdown we have a live playthrough of Listit! Uncut, unedited and uncensored. Contains copious reference to erectile dysfunction. 

This episode was recorded live in front of a online audience! Shout out to our wonderful PodBean participants Stemboy, Kasiano, Den Of The Unknown and Analog Gaming! 



The Kids (Cartoons) Are Alright - Part 2

March 15th, 2020

Off Topic Episode Warning!

We return this week to talking about the kids cartoons we grew up with.

This time it's Charlotte & Josh's turn to look back on the TV of yesteryear.

But what are your favourites? Did we miss any essential ones out? Let us know!



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