UNLUCKY FROG GAMING

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Warhammer Fest 2022

May 15th, 2022

Tom and Josh are back this week and this time they go through the various reveals from the recent Warhammer Fest 2022.

Links;

https://www.patreon.com/UnluckyFrog

https://www.warhammer-community.com/2022/05/04/warhammer-fest-online-all-the-massive-reveals-right-here/

 

That’s What She Said

May 1st, 2022

Tom and Josh are back this week to make immature jokes and discuss what gaming they have been up to lately!

Topics covered;

03:35 - An update on the Star Wars RPG that Tom and Josh are playing through.

17:22 - Josh talks through his prep for a game on Dungeons and Dragons .

Links;

https://www.patreon.com/UnluckyFrog

 

Treachery Afoot

April 24th, 2022

Josh and Tom are back again this week, discussing hidden traitors in RPGs and Pathfinder releasing content for D&D.

Links;

https://www.patreon.com/UnluckyFrog

 

Table Top Scotland 2022

April 17th, 2022

This week Josh is joined by Dave, Duncan, John, and Simon from Tabletop Scotland to chat about the convention returning in 2022. Tune in to hear what you can expect to see in The Dewars Centre, Perth on the 27th and 28th August.

Tickets are on sale now!

https://tabletopscotland.co.uk/

 

Thirsty for the Tale

April 3rd, 2022

Tom and Josh are back to discuss their latest gaming, and Josh asks Tom for some friendly advice...

Topics covered;

06:43 - Josh talks about his latest gaming, including another game of crusade for Warhammer 40,000.

18:34 - Toms tips for first time Dungeon and Dragons DMs.

40:15 - Tom talks the latest Marvel Champions expansion and has a rant about the delay in releases arriving to the UK.

Links;

https://www.patreon.com/UnluckyFrog

 

GW Adepticon Reveal

March 27th, 2022

Josh and Tom are back this week and this time are discussing the latest reveals from Games Workshop at Adepticon, including the upcoming releases for Necromunda and The Horus Heresy.

Links;

https://www.patreon.com/UnluckyFrog

https://www.warhammer-community.com/2022/03/24/warhammer-preview-online-adepticon-all-the-massive-reveals-are-right-here/

 

The War for Josetierra - Warhammer 40,000 Crusade Weekend

March 20th, 2022

Apologies for the late upload, however we have only just finished our Warhammer 40,000 Crusade weekend! Hear how Tom and Josh fared as war kicked off on the mining world of Josetierra.

Links;

https://www.patreon.com/UnluckyFrog

 

Joshland

March 13th, 2022

With their Warhammer 40,000 Crusade weekend coming up Josh and Tom discuss Army Painters recent line of speed paints and what they're both doing in preparation to finally get some games of Warhammer in!

Topics covered;

07:54 - Army Painter's Speed Paints.

17:12 - The upcoming crusade weekend.

Links;

https://www.patreon.com/UnluckyFrog

 

Foxy Bingo in Space

March 6th, 2022

This week Josh and Tom discuss both of their current RPGs set in the Star Wars universe, as well as some news from Tabletop Scotland and Avalon Hill.

Topics covered;

01:07 - Tabletop Scotland announce the date tickets go on sale.

05:53 - Avalon Hill announce a 3rd edition of Betrayal at the House on the Hill.

17:11 - Tom and Josh both chat about their games set in the Star Wars universe.

Links;

https://www.patreon.com/UnluckyFrog

https://tabletopscotland.co.uk/shop/

https://uk.hasbropulse.com/products/avalon-hill-betrayal-at-house-on-the-hill

 

Support from Tom

February 27th, 2022

Tom and Josh are back once again to discuss various goings on from the world of table top gaming.

Topics covered;

05:30 - Game publisher phalanx make a PR gaffe.

14:15 - Henry Cavill visits Warhammer World.

18:39 - The final episodes of the Legend of Vox Machina.

25:21 - Warhammer Total War 3 & Tom's new Star Wars RPG.

Links;

https://www.patreon.com/UnluckyFrog

 

You Guys Are Da Bomb

February 20th, 2022

Tom and Josh are back from their brief break to chat more table top gaming and table top gaming adjacent stuff!

Topics covered;

01:20 - More discussion on the Legend of Vox Machina.

18:40 - Playing some of the recent expansions for Marvel: Legendary.

21:55 - Planning for a Warhammer 40,000 Crusade weekend.

Links;

https://www.patreon.com/UnluckyFrog

 

Ramble on 2022

February 6th, 2022

No Good Things for Tom

January 30th, 2022

Tom and Josh return this week to discuss the reveals from the Las Vegas Open, the new Vox Machina cartoon and a new kickstarter that looks a little familiar...

Topics covered;

06:54 - The Legend of Vox Machina.

16:49 - Games Workshops Las Vegas Open reveals.

37:28 - Squad Marks on Kickstarter.

Links;

https://www.patreon.com/UnluckyFrog

https://www.warhammer-community.com/2022/01/28/warhammer-preview-online-las-vegas-open-see-all-of-the-reveals-right-here/

https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/squadmarks/battle-ready-terrain-a-flat-pack-tabletop-terrain-kit

 

Legally Distinct Androids

January 23rd, 2022

Tom and Josh return this week to discuss the ending of their recent Pathfinder campaign, some geeky purchases and archaeological digs.

Topics covered;

01:28 - The finale for Tom and Josh's Pathfinder campaign.

16:16 - Josh talks about new terrain he's purchased for Warhammer 40,000 and Tom has picked up the new Genestealer Cults codex.

27:32 - 4,000 year old board game discovered in Oman.

35:35 - New expansion for Legendary.

Links;

https://www.patreon.com/UnluckyFrog

https://news.artnet.com/art-world/archaeologists-discover-4000-year-old-board-game-2060571/amp-page?fbclid=IwAR1--cZYbjCcI7rgH_Ao-nQqpVRQ7iChTOdn7NJX7LL4jtxr-cYQjQE_gE4

 

She’s a Feisty One is Old Liz

January 16th, 2022

Tom and Josh return this week to congratulate Ian Livingston on his knighthood, ponder how much is too much, and discuss using faith in Dungeons and Dragons.

Topics covered;

07:37 - Sir Ian Livingston's knighthood.

11:01 - Strixhaven: Curriculum of Chaos and how much detail there should be in adventure content.

22:36 - The Adventurer's Guide to the Bible Kickstarter.

Links;

https://www.patreon.com/UnluckyFrog

https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/889210931/the-adventurers-guide-to-the-bible

 

The Best Number

January 9th, 2022

Tom and Josh are back after their Christmas hiatus! Join them as they discuss the latest in the world of table top gaming.

Topics covered;

02:40 - Tom and Josh talk about the gaming they got up to over Christmas.

16:21 - Warhammer news. Like, all the Warhammer news. So much Warhammer news.

28:44 - The upcoming Zombicide game, Marvel Zombies.

Links;

https://www.patreon.com/UnluckyFrog

https://www.warhammer-community.com/

https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/cmon/marvel-zombies-zombicide?ref=discovery

 

Henry Cavill the Fishing Leprechaun

December 12th, 2021

Join us for the final episode of the year, where Tom and Josh discuss the latest release for Dungeons and Dragons, and Henry Cavill speaking about Warhammer on Graham Norton, all the while trying to engage their brains as they're recording in the morning for a change.

Topics covered;

04:33 - Strixhaven Dungeons and Dragons release.

10:59 - Henry Cavill talking about Warhammer on the Graham Norton show.

Links;

https://www.patreon.com/UnluckyFrog

 

”Innovative Terrain”

November 28th, 2021

Tom and Josh are back again this week with a follow-up from last weeks topic as well as a new terrain Kickstarter that is giving both of them a bit of deja vu....

Topics covered;

07:46 - Games Workshop's statement on hate groups.

18:59 - Titans Terrain, and it's similarities to Up Zone.

Links;

https://www.warhammer-community.com/2021/11/19/the-imperium-is-driven-by-hate-warhammer-is-not/?utm_source=Facebook&utm_medium=Article&utm_campaign=Hate%20group%20response%2C%20Nov%2019&fbclid=IwAR13yzKOksGa9ZdlGb8qI56wtyxIAow3j6TD4TNs3qZS8a_Byz_gx2ldim0

https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/tabletoptitans/titans-terrain?fbclid=IwAR3HsMPqAhWtk7HQbo8bz9T1xoJGoMV45igfeGokbUeN15TH0mJiuUssaFk

https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/everythingepicgames/upzone-the-pop-up-wargaming-and-rpg-terrain-system?ref=discovery&term=upzone

 

Bonus episode - Review of Vox Machina Kith & Kin

November 25th, 2021

A bonus episode for you all courtesy of D&D Scotland! Tom and Josh discuss and review the novel due out from the minds of Critical Role - Vox Machina Kith & Kin.

Hate Group Incident at a Warhammer 40,000 tournament

November 21st, 2021

No jokey name for the episode this week as the main point of discussion is a recent incident where a participant of a Warhammer 40,000 tournament was wearing Nazi symbology.

Since we recorded the episode Games Workshop have issued a formal statement on their stance regarding hate groups. We will talk about this in next weeks episode, but I thought it was still worth providing the link to their statement, along with the article from Spikey Bits that Tom was referring to in the episode.

If you wish to skip straight to the discussion it starts at 15:07.

Links;

https://www.warhammer-community.com/2021/11/19/the-imperium-is-driven-by-hate-warhammer-is-not/

https://spikeybits.com/2021/11/warhammer-isnt-for-everyone-especially-these-nazis.html

 

Tangeception

November 14th, 2021

Tangents within tangents, within tangents, that's pretty much what this episode is. Join Josh and Tom as they discuss old episodes of the Simpsons, The Two Ronnies and how complexity impacts gaming experiences - enjoy!

Josh Has Picked a Hill to Die On

November 7th, 2021

Indeed, Josh has found himself a hill to die on this week. He and Tom are back and discussing the reveals from Warhammer day.

Topics covered;

20:02 - Adeptus Custodes and Genestealer Cultists.

29:54 - Maggotkin of Nurgle.

33:51 - Dungeon Bowl.

39:30 - Warcry: Red Harvest.

44:04 - New warband for Warhammer: Underworlds, Jaghatai Khan and The Red Gobbo.

Links;

https://www.warhammer-community.com/2021/10/30/welcome-to-the-amazing-warhammer-day-preview-online/

 

 

I Want a Pet Triceratops

October 31st, 2021

Tom and Josh are back once again to discuss the latest in tabletop gaming.

Topics covered;

07:21 - New DnD supplement and new campaign for Critical Role.

11:44 - Josh's gaming update, including DnD and Magic the Gathering.

29:56 - Tom's gaming update, including Marvel Champions and Pathfinder.

Found in a Gutter in Paisley

October 24th, 2021

The guys didn't go to Essen Spiel, but that's not going to stop Tom and Josh from talking about their top picks from the show!

Topics covered;

01:11 - Toms hobby update.

12:12 - Azul: Queen's Garden.

19:19 - Living Forest.

21:37 - Iron Forest.

29:03 - A 3rd 'King of' game teased.

Links;

https://boardgamegeek.com/boardgame/346965/azul-queens-garden

https://boardgamegeek.com/boardgame/328479/living-forest

https://boardgamegeek.com/boardgame/279886/iron-forest

https://www.dicebreaker.com/series/king-of-tokyo/news/new-king-of-tokyo-board-game-2022-announced

 

Josh Makes Baaaad Puns

October 16th, 2021

The guys are back again this week, and in addition to Josh making an awful pun they discuss the latest in tabletop gaming, along with a discussion into the idea of buying hobby paraphernalia as an investment.

Topics covered;

06:10 - Warhammer Underworlds: Harrowdeep and Warhammer Day.

12:12 - Essen Spiel gets underway.

13:31 - Alpha Investments controversy and hobby investment.

Links;

https://www.warhammer-community.com/2021/10/11/unboxing-harrowdeep-the-full-glory-of-the-new-season-of-warhammer-underworlds/

https://www.warhammer-community.com/2021/10/11/celebrate-warhammer-day-this-october-with-two-sensational-new-miniatures/

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q4SXrBR8D4c&ab_channel=AlphaInvestments

 

Tiny Bases

October 10th, 2021

Josh is starting to struggle with the blurbs for these episodes. Please send help.

Topics covered;

01:10 - Tom's gaming update, including 'Star Wars: Saga', 'Pathfinder', and his favourite number.

09:10 - A recent Twitch leak has revealed the most lucrative streamer, and it turns out it is a tabletop gaming one!

15:16 - Josh's gaming update, including 'Magic: the Gathering' and others.

20:57 - Our impressions on the new Black Templars range from Games Workshop, as well as the Nurgling plushie amongst other things.

Links;

https://www.warhammer-community.com/2021/10/04/black-templars-reinforcements-are-on-the-way-with-these-amazingly-zealous-new-models/

 

A Dragon with a Really Big Porn Collection

October 3rd, 2021

Tom and Josh are back this week to discuss their latest updates in the world of tabletop gaming.

Topics covered;

01:30 - An update from Toms Pathfinder and Star Trek campaigns.

13:18 - Twitch and Patreon.

18:56 - Marvel: Crisis Protocol.

32:13 - Critical Role announce campaign 3.

Links;

https://www.patreon.com/UnluckyFrog

https://www.twitch.tv/unluckyfroggaming

https://critrole.com/icymi-campaign-3-premieres-october-21st-state-of-the-role-updates/

 

Tom is NOT a Furry

September 26th, 2021

You guys get that? Definitely not a furry. Also, table top games and stuff...

Topics covered;

08:11 - Gen Con 2021.

13:38 - Allegations levelled against Paizo.

31:27 - Rumoured sale of Asmodee.

Links;

https://ashenholdart.co.uk/

https://www.warhammer-community.com/2021/09/20/helbrecht-returns-the-high-marshal-who-leads-his-crusades-from-the-front/

https://www.reddit.com/r/Pathfinder2e/comments/pp3gdi/compendium_of_allegations_against_paizo_management/

https://www.unquote.com/france/news/3025052/pai-eyeing-eur-2bn-asmodee-sale-report (behind a paywall, but as far as I can tell this was the website that broke this story)

AlbaCon and Tabletop Scotland

September 19th, 2021

This week Tom and Josh are joined by Dave Wright to discuss the upcoming AlbaCon and next years Tabletop Scotland.

Links;

https://albacon.co.uk/

https://tabletopscotland.co.uk/

http://www.penumbra.org.uk/

https://www.drivethrurpg.com/product/366697/The-Oxford-Articles?term=the+oxford+articles&filters=10103_0_0_0_0

https://www.patreon.com/UnluckyFrog

 

Pomp & Ceremony

September 12th, 2021

This week the guys are joined by friend of the show Ewan Bowers to celebrate the most sacred of days - Tom's Birthday!

Topics covered;

08:21 - Our plans for Twitch streaming, and our thoughts on Pathfinder: Wrath of the Righteous.

19:05 - Big thank you to our loyal Patreons, and a bit of an update on our rewards.

25:16 - New boxed games from Games Workshop.

36:18 - An update on some of the RPG campaigns we're playing in.

Links;

https://www.twitch.tv/unluckyfroggaming

https://www.patreon.com/UnluckyFrog

https://www.warhammer-community.com/2021/09/02/bring-the-war-torn-41st-millennium-to-your-kitchen-table-with-these-upcoming-board-games/

 

Shia LaBeouf the RPG

September 5th, 2021

This week we learn what Power Ranger Tom was on the playground. Oh, and table top gaming stuff too.

Topics covered;

06:01 - Tabletop Scotland announce the dates for next year.

08:59 - Resident Evil 3 by Steam Forged games goes up for pre-order.

15:36 - Tom's Warhammer + experience and new Marvel Champions expansion.

23:22 - The new Essence20 RPG system, which will be used for upcoming RPGs of Transformers, Power Rangers and G.I. Joe.

Links;

https://tabletopscotland.co.uk/

https://steamforged.com/games/resident-evil-3-board-game

https://www.tabletopgamingnews.com/Renegade-Game-Studios-Introduces-Eseence20-RPG-System

 

Hostile Working Environment

August 29th, 2021

Josh and Tom are joined by a third party Ryan to referee them this week. We hear all about Tom's ordeal in taking part in a study on pain, discuss how pervasive Raid Shadow Legends is, and somehow still find time to talk all things table top in this bumper episode.

Topics covered;

10:57 - Josh's Dungeons and Dragons party suffer a disastrous optional encounter.

17:40 - Warhammer+ launches.

22:30 - Avatar Legends: the Role Playing Game smashes it's funding goal on kickstarter.

28:06 - Magic: the Gathering's recent showcase stream.

Links;

https://www.warhammer-community.com/warhammer-plus/

https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/magpiegames/avatar-legends-the-roleplaying-game

https://magic.wizards.com/en/articles/archive/feature/what-happened-magic-showcase-2021-08-24

 

It‘s All Coming Up Josh and Tom

August 22nd, 2021

Buoyed by good news Josh and Tom talk all things table top gaming (as well as getting hopelessly distracted by Panini sticker albums).

Topics covered;

03:00 - Tom talks the perks he received for Critical Role's Vox Machina campaign and a new wave of Critical Role miniatures from WizKids.

11:35 - Games Workshop reveal the release schedule for Warhammer 40,000 codex's.

17:48 - The new edition of Citadels.

21:05 - The use of other IPs in Magic the Gathering.

Links;

https://wizkids.com/2021/08/17/wizkids-ventures-to-taldorei-with-upcoming-critical-role-miniatures-releases/

https://www.warhammer-community.com/2021/08/13/whos-getting-a-new-codex-in-2021-find-out-with-our-road-map-for-warhammer-40000/

https://www.zmangames.com/en/news/2021/8/12/announcing-citadels-revised-edition/

 

Immolating Orcs

August 15th, 2021

Tom and Josh are back again this week to go off on wild, unrelated tangents.... er, I mean to discuss the latest news in table top gaming.

Topics covered;

01:49 - New Kill Team box goes up for pre-order, along with a 'pre-order promise' from Games Workshop.

10:20 - Tangent time! Josh and Tom talk moving homes.

15:03 - Back on topic the guys talk about their recent gaming, including Age of Sigmar, Magic the Gathering, Pathfinder, Star Trek RPG and DnD.

Links;

https://www.warhammer-community.com/2021/08/09/kill-team-octarius-a-pre-order-promise/

 

Straddling Borders

August 8th, 2021

Josh might be back in England, but that's not going to stop him from catching up with Tom and discussing all the latest in table top gaming.

Topics covered;

06:45 - Avatar: Legends the RPG

12:33 - UK Games Expo

15:33 - Games Workshop update their IP policy

23:54 - Tom and Josh's latest games of Age of Sigmar: Soulbound and Pathfinder, as well as Toms upcoming game of Age of Sigmar.

Links;

https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/magpiegames/avatar-legends-the-roleplaying-game?ref=1ajf7r&gclid=CjwKCAjwgb6IBhAREiwAgMYKRlMnT4LC4ylkMk8IOSIrRWQGvp8B5M4ZM75lLNtFWRVjmMfje6QKUhoCDkEQAvD_BwE

 

Oh No, Josh Ran Out of Time to Edit This Properly

August 1st, 2021

OK, so in my defence I have been moving house this weekend. At least it's uploaded though! Apologies for any bad words that might have been left in!

Josh’s Sad Shelves

July 25th, 2021

He may be half way through packing his flat for moving, but that's not going to stop Josh from getting some gaming in! He joins Tom once again this week to discuss the various developments in table top.

Topics covered;

06:50 - New expansion for Marvel Champions.

11:57 - New book due out from Critical Role.

17:09 - Further details on Warhammer: The Old World.

26:02 - Tom and Josh talk about their ongoing Star Wars RPG.

35:06 - Josh talks Magic: The Gathering and Mystery Booster drafts.

Links;

https://www.warhammer-community.com/2021/07/21/square-bases-and-kislev-ascendant-see-your-questions-about-warhammer-the-old-world-answered/

 

Toms Bad Beats

July 18th, 2021

Tom and Josh are back again this week to cover off the latest in tabletop gaming, including new announcements from Games Workshop and Tom's experiences with the new Magic: The Gathering set.

Topics covered;

07:49 - Games Workshop announce a new edition of Kill Team.

19:49 - New Space Orks for Warhammer 40,000 go up for pre-order.

26:04 - Tom talks about how he has been faring with the new Magic: The Gathering set, Adventures in the Forgotten Realms.

Links;

https://www.warhammer-community.com/2021/07/10/warhammer-preview-online-octarius-mission-briefing/

https://www.warhammer-community.com/2021/07/17/the-beast-snaggas-start-their-waaagh-in-this-weeks-pre-orders/

 

Hunting is Like Fighting Nature, Right?

July 11th, 2021

Tom and Josh are back to discuss what they have been up to in tabletop gaming, including character ideas for Age of Sigmar: Souldbound (or in Josh's case, a lack of ideas) and their on going high-level Pathfinder campaign. Enjoy!

The Tom Seal of Approval

July 4th, 2021

Tom and Josh have played a game face to face, just like from the before time! Listen to them report back on their recent battle of Warhammer 40,000, along with discussing some of the latest news in tabletop gaming.

Topics covered;

01:13 - Report on Tom and Josh's recent game of Warhammer 40,000.

18:11 - Chaosiums retro Call of Cthulhu kickstarter.

28:01 - The upcoming Magic the Gathering / DnD set cross-over, Adventures in the Forgotten Realms.

36:55 - The new core set being released for Arkham Horror the Living Card Game.

Links;

https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/chaosium/call-of-cthulhu-classic?ref=nav_search&result=project&term=The%20Call%20of%20Cthulhu%20Classic

 

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