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Tabletop Gaming Podcast based in Glasgow, Scotland. We play D&D, Pathfinder, Magic: The Gathering, Warhammer: The Age of Sigmar and a plethora of board games!

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Back from their brief hiatus Ben and Josh are back in full swing with the latest Regular Show episode. Breaking from the theme of Tabletop Gaming we chat about Red Dead Redemption II. 

They also chat through:

  • New releases from Fantasy Flight including Arkham Horror 3rd Edition, Discover: Lands Unknown and KeyForge (08:07)
  • Magic: The Gathering Pro Tour Atlanta (11:50)
  • Glasgow Games Festival (12:45)
  • Warhammer 40K Blackstone Fortress (14:40)
  • Swap Market Govanhill Boardgames week (18:50)
  • Pathfinder Campaign Update (19:45)
  • Warhammer Underworlds (24:00)
  • Warhammer 40K Killteam (28:15)

We hope you enjoy listening!

The Unlucky Frog Team

 

Links

Glasgow Games Festival: http://www.glasgowgamesfestival.com/ 

Swap Market Govanhill: http://swapmarket.info/ 

 

Credits

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Post Production by Charlotte Porter

Episode Artwork by Charlotte Porter

 

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This week Ben and Josh chat through a whole host of horrifying topics including:

  • Games Workshop reveals including Rise of Anvalor, Molloag's Mob Underworlds Warband and Death Bloodbowl team
  • Hub Games theft Essen Spiel
  • Arkham Horror Nights UK at IQ Games, Huddersfield
  • New Bedford by Greater Than Games
  • Pathfinder Campaign
  • Managing the loss of a character in games

Happy Listening!

The Unlucky Frog Team

 

Credits

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Episode Artwork by Charlotte Porter

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This week Ben and Charlotte chat through a whole raft of tabletop gaming topics including Internationale Spielage SPIEL 18!

Please note - There is a wee bit of a metallic echo which was caused by a microphone arm that was meant to reduce echo...

 

News and Announcements

NewPatreon Patrons Shout Out! Ryan Trotter and Jon from Earth to Games

Game of The Year 2018

Unlucky Frog Plans for 2019!

Games Workshop Shares Warning Announcement 


Kickstarter Round Up

Tidal Blades by Druid City Games (00:10:10)

Motora by Twisted Bit Games (00:12:59)

Gladiatores by Bat Cat Games (00:13:48)

Quirk! Hallows by Emmerse Studios (00:14:55)

 

Essen Spiel Round Up! 

Essen Spiel 18 (00:16:00)

Village Attacks by Grimlord Games(00:18:15)

Ruthless by Roland's Revenge (00:19:35)

Ice Cool 2 by Brain Games (00:20:55)

Planet by Blue Orange Games (00:32:02)

Cerebeus by La Boite de Jeu (00:24:42)

Holding On: The Troubled Life of Billy Kerr by Hub Games (00:26:47)

Magnificent Flying Machines by Medusa Games (00:29:04)

Azul: Stained Glass of Sintra by Next Move Games(00:31:42)

Wildlands by Osprey Games (00:34:37)

Detective: A Modern Crime Board Game by Portal Games (00:36:44)

The Table is Lava by R&R Games (00:38:21)

Everdell by Starling Games (00:39:18)

Kitty Cataclysm by Stuff By Bez (00:41:24)

 

Honourable Mentions

Duncan Cowan of Tabletop Scotland

Kat of I Play Red

Iain McAllister of The Giant Brain

Richard Denning of UK Games Expo

Rory Somers of Board Meetings

 

Links

Unlucky Frog Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/UnluckyFrog/

Tidal Blades Kickstarter: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/druidcitygames/tidal-blades-heroes-of-the-reef

Twisted Bit Games Episode: https://unluckyfrog.podbean.com/e/episode-78-independence-day-callum-from-twisted-bit-games/

Twisted Bit Games- Motora Kickstarter: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1323929220/motora

Emmerse Studios Episode: https://unluckyfrog.podbean.com/e/episode-76-independence-day-emmerse-studios-quirk/

Emmerse Stuidos- Quirk! Hallows Kickstarter: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/emmay/quirk-hallows-a-halloween-special-family-card-game

 

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Post Production by Charlotte Porter

Episode Artwork by Charlotte Porter

 

 

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Ben and Josh kick off this episode with a nod to Greg Stafford the founder of Chaosium Inc, who sadly passed away on the 11th of October.  A very fitting can be found on the Chaosium Inc Blog, and they are inviting fans to express their condolences, rememberance, and celebration of Greg Stafford on this forum thread.

 

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Topics covered include:

 

Playfusion next cycle of Warhammer Age of Sigmar: Champions - Onslaught (00:01:47)

Release details for KeyForge (00:05:55)

Fog of Love: Queer Expansion (00:06:36)

Warhammer Underworlds: Nightvault (00:12:32)

Magic: The Gathering Arena (00:18:00)

Warhammer 40K Kill Team (00:28:38)

Special Guest Appearance by everyone's favourite Unlucky Frog host, Esio Trot, The Noisy Tortoise!

 

Honourable Mentions:

Jeff Hoogland

Tolarian Community College

 

Credits:

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Post Production by Charlotte Porter

Episode Artwork by Charlotte Porter

 

 

 

 

 

 

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In this week's Regular Show, Ben and Josh discuss a variety of Tabletop Gaming related topics including:

Space Goat Productions/ Evil Dead 2: The Board Game (00:01:45)

Warhammer Underworlds: Nightvault (00:09:25)

Endeavor   (00:19:52)

Magic: The Gathering Guilds of Ravnica (00:25:14)

Magic: The Gathering Arena (00:27:30)

Scrabble: (00:32:38)

 

We hope you enjoy listening!

The Unlucky Frog Team

 

Honourable Mentions:

Angry Joe 

Duncan Cowan of Tabletop Scotland

Marc Spectre of Grand Gamers Guild 

 

Links:

Episode 84 featuring Marc Spectre of Grand Gamers Guild

 

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September 30, 2018

Episode 87: Eltonus Johnus

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This week's episode Ben and Josh chat through the week that was! Featuring upcoming releases:

Transformers the TCG and Magic Pre-release by Wizards of the Coasts

Reef by Plan B Games

Warhammer 40K: Wake the Dead and Warhammer Underworlds: Nightvault by Games Workshop

 

They also chat about the games they've been playing including:

Port Royal (and Board Game Crate!) (00:10:42min)

Gladiatores Blood for Roses by Bad Cat Games (00:16:18min)

Fallout Wasteland Warfare by Modiphius (00:18:54min)

Dice Summoners by Decking Awesome Games (00:25:37mins)

Warhammer Age of Sigmar Champions App & TCG (00:35:05mins)

 

We hope you enjoy listening, 

The Unlucky Frog Team

 

P.S Please note that no one was flogged as a result of this episode

 

Honourable mentions:

Declan and Team at Geek Retreat Glasgow

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Links Mentioned

Gladitores Kickstarter: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/jdee/gladiatores-blood-for-roses

Gladiatores Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/970348333124759/ 

Dice Summoner's Episode: https://unluckyfrog.podbean.com/e/episode-80-independence-day-decking-awesome-games-dice-summoners/ 

Dice Summoners Kickstarter: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/870869293/dice-summoners 

Dice Summoners Page: http://deckingawesomegames.com/ 

 

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Credits

Presented by Ben Porter and Josh Hartley

Post Production by Charlotte Porter

Episode Artwork by Charlotte Porter

 

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September 23, 2018

Episode 85 : Playing Ketchup

 

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Join Ben, Josh and Charlotte as they run through a whole raft of topics in this week's episode including a shoutout to our newest Patron Simon Harper, our ongoing plans for the Unlucky Frog Patreon, and Ben's first foray into Shadespire organised play. They also chat about their review of Brothers by Ankama Games and ongoing Brothers competition, and chat through recent game release announcements including:

  • Betrayal Legacy by Avalon Hills Games
  • Warhammer Underworlds: Nightvault by Games Workshop
  • Magic: The Gathering Guilds of Ravnica 

They also wax lyrical about what the games they have been playing this week including:

  • Roll Player by Thunderstorm Games,
  • Fallout: Wasteland Warfare by Modiphius,
  • Disney's Villainous by Wonder Forge,
  • Azul by Plan B Games, 
  • Listit by Listmakers

Happy Listening!

The Unlucky Frog Team

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Links

Brothers Review: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iny9MKm0PH0&t=4s

Brothers Competition: https://gleam.io/ymh7l/brothers-by-ankama-games-giveaway

Board Game Crate Unboxing: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kJrj8MYCBuM&t=15s

Board Game Crate: https://www.boardgamecrate.co.uk/

Unlucky Frog Patreon: www.patreon.com/UnluckyFrog

Listit Episode (Episode 32): https://unluckyfrog.podbean.com/e/episode-32-independence-day-listit/

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Credits

Presented by Ben Porter, Josh Hartley and Charlotte Porter

Post Production by Charlotte Porter

Episode Artwork by Charlotte Porter

Patron Outro: Ewan Bowers

 

 

 

 

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In this week's episode Ben and Charlotte are joined by Darius Twyman of All Around The Board and UnCon! Together they chat about recent announcements from the tabletop gaming community inlcuding:

  • Pandemic Survival: Fall of Rome 
  • Warhammer Beast of Choas 
  • Warhammer Age of Sigmar: Champions App release
  • Narcos: The Board Game

They also chat about the post Tabletop Scotland come down, how plans for UnCon 4.0 are progressing, and the ongoing promotion between the Unlucky Frog and Board Game Crate - remember the code is unluckyfrogisawesome for 5% off your first subscription!

Happy Listening!

The Unlucky Frog Team

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Hosted by Ben and Charlotte Porter

Guest appearance by Darius Twyman

Post Production by Charlotte Porter

Artwork by Charlotte Porter

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August 26, 2018

Episode 79: Broken Fingers

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Tabletop Scotland, Tabletop Scotland, Tabletop Scotland, Tabletop Scotland, Tabletop Scotland, Tabletop Scotland!

In this week's episode Ben and Charlotte chat about the first ever Tabletop Scotland, which taking place in Perth next weekend! Listen in to hear about what they are looking forward to, what they will be getting up to as the official media partner *ahem ahem* and announce the panelists for Room D100+1 - the 100% original panelist show where guests bring their pet peeve from the world of tabletop gaming and try to have it expelled to Room D100+1.

They also chat indepth about counterfeit games following an incident at a recent Magic: The Gathering Grand Prix, Warhammer Age of Sigmar: Champions and Charlotte makes some important announcements about the future of the podcast!

We'd love to hear your thoughts on this episode!

The Unlucky Frog Team 

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In this week's episode Ben and Josh chat about recent Games Workshop announcements and Fantasy Flights' upcoming release Key Forge and the rising popularity of Unique Games.

 

They also share their thoughts on the assault which took place at GenCon against Jeremy Hambly of The Quartering, and discuss changing attitudes in the gaming community. We would love to know your thoughts and feelings on this topic.

Do you agree with Ben and Josh or do you feel they are far off the mark? 

How far is too far? How far is justified?

 

We Hope you enjoy listening!

The Unlucky Frog Team 

 

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Following on from their GenCon episode, Ben and Josh talk changing attitudes in gaming and go way off topic chatting about celebrities and gaming, and Insane Championship Wrestling!

They also chat about BenCon 2018 (Ben's Birthday Celebration) and the games they played including:

  • 2 vs 2 Warhammer Age of Sigmar Mega Battle,
  • Tales Of The Arabian Nights by Z-Man Games,
  • Ice Cool by Brain Games,
  • Brothers by Ankama Games
  • Mysterium by Libellud
  • A Song of Ice and Fire by CMON Games
  • Warhammer Age of Sigmar: Champions by Playfusion

We hope you enjoy listening!

The Unlucky Frog Team

 

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This week's episode sees Ben and Josh joined by returning guest Callum "Lanky Santa" Flint! Together they discuss some of the accouncements fresh from GenCon 2018 including:

Fantasy Flight Games:

 

Games Workshop 

 

Cryptozoic

 

Steamforged:

 

Steve Jackson Games:

 

Pandasaurus:

 

Flaming Fowl Studios

 

The also chat through their first playthrough of A Song of Ice and Fire: The Miniatures Game by Cool Mini or Not. (Be sure to check out our A song of Ice and Fire Unboxing here - ASOIAF - Unboxing Video)

 

We hope you enjoy listening, 

The Unlucky Frog Team

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Guest Appearance by Callum Flint

Post Production by Charlotte Porter

Artwork by Charlotte Porter

Patron Outro by Ewan Bowers

 

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In this week's episode Ben is joined by regular contributor, Tom Mannering. Listen in as they talk about:

  • Spiel des Jahres winner, Azul
  • Guildmaster's Guide to Ravnica
  • The newly announced CMON games (Zombicide TTRPG, Wacky Races and the Munchkin Board game)
  • Magic: The Gathering Arena
  • Age of Sigmar: Champions
  • Age of Sigmar 2nd Edition
  • The newly launched Unlucky Frog Gaming stream

 

Also tune in for a special announcement about Mr Tom Mannering himself!

 

We hope you enjoy listening!

The Unlucky Frog Team

 

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In this week's Regular Show episode Ben, Josh and Charlotte discuss a whole raft of game announcements and updates including:

  • Transformers Card Game
  • Cthulu Death May Die
  • Eclipse
  • Trogdor!!
  • Warhammer Age of Sigmar: Soul Wars
  • Warhammer Age of Sigmar: Champions

They also chat about their plans for their first ever Twitch Stream! (Check out their feed - www.twitch.tv/unluckyfroggaming

As well as these they also address recent Kickstarter controvarseries and the ethical and legal dilemnas surrounding campaigns such as Overturn: Rising Sands and Dr Evil's League of Evil.

We hope you enjoy listening,

The Unlucky Frog Team

 

Honourable Mentions:

Kevin Ogilvie

Alex Ross

Common Ground Games

Settlers 

Homestar Runner

Andy Lewis

Oathsworn

 

Credits

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Post Production by Charlotte Porter

Patron Outro by Ewan Bowers

 

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This week Josh is joined by Tom Mannering and Ewan Bowers for an episode dedicated to Magic: The Gathering. Together they discuss the recent M19 pre-release event that they attended at ComiCrazy in Paisley and we introduce a new segment of the show, 'What's in the Booster Packs?!' - pretty much 'What's in the Box?!' without a box. Listen in as they explain what they would do with the cards in the packs, the mechanics and lore of the game, and share their own experience of playing Magic over the years. 

Happy Listening

The Unlucky Frog Team

 

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In this week's Regular Show episode Josh and Ben update everyone on our plans for Patreon, give shoutouts to our newest patrons and make some Tabletop Scotland competition announcements - spend 2 hours at the Geeknson Table with The Unlucky Frog to celebrate our 1st birthday! 

They also discuss their first play through of the Warhammer Age of Sigmar Soul Wars and Josh updates us on his current Pathfinder campaign!

Happy listening,

The Unlucky Frog Team

 

Links

Unlucky Frog Competition

Warhammer Age of Sigmar: Soul Wars Unboxing

 

 

 

 

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Psstt! This episode contains spoilers. You have been warned...

In this week's episode Josh and Charlotte, minus Ben who has succumb to his hayfever, chat with Dave Wright, the Convention Overlord of Tabletop Scotland. Together they chat about how things are progressing, and to make some announcements - inlcuding some announcements involving our goodselves! Dave also gets very excited about GenCon 2018 too.

Listen in to find out more about what's in store for Tabletop Scotland in September including events, RPGs, tournaments, demo zone, playtest zone and much more!

 

Happy Listening! 

The Unlucky Frog Team

 

Links:

Tabletop Scotland : http://tabletopscotland.co.uk/

Tabletop Scotland Facebook Group Chat: https://www.facebook.com/groups/TabletopScotlandChat/

 

Honourable Mentions: 

Coiledspring Games

Asmodee Games 

Iain McAllister - The Giant Brain 

GenCon

Mark Cooke of AireCon

 

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June 24, 2018

Episode 61: TTRPGs

In this week's episode, Ben and Josh wax lyrical about tabletop role-playing games. Ben reflects on the D&D one-shot he played as part of Scot's stag, whilst Josh catches us up on the latest goings-on from his Pathfinder campaign. Ben also bemoans the loss he suffered during his last game of Age of Sigmar 1st Edition.

 

Happy listening!

The Unlucky Frog Team

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June 17, 2018

Episode 59: Twitching

This week Ben and Charlotte take the reigns of the Regular Show. Together they discuss their week in Tabletop including playing Arkham Horror LCG: Paths To Carcosa, Warhammer Underworlds: Shadespire and Zombie Doctor, and catching up with Tristan and Francesca of Hall or Nothing Productions whilst on a whistlestop tour of Manchester. They also discuss recent announcements from CMON and Monolith about how they will be utilising Kickstarter in the future, as well as the Unlucky Frog's plans for using Twitch for live streaming and how it can be used to benefit the Tabletop Gaming Community.

We hope you enjoy listening!

The Unlucky Frog Team

 

Links:

Episode 36: Lifeform (Mark Chaplin & Tristan Hall)

 

Honourable Mentions:

Elisar of Capital City Games

24 Hour Board Game Marathon 

Iain McAllister (The Giant Brain)

Warhammer Glasgow

Games Workshop Manchester

Glasgow Shadespire Meet-Up

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June 10, 2018

Episode 57: Sweaty Yeti

In this week's episode Ben, Josh and Charlotte discuss appropriate Yeti care and  their post UK Games Expo cool down/melt down which has included copius amounts of gaming. Josh also shares his experience of setting up his very first twitter account, and the gang reminisce about Haba Hotel.  They also discuss recent news by Fantasy Flight Games about Android: Netrunner, speculation about upcoming games from Wizards of the Coast, and Ben gets excited about the announcement of Warhammer Age of Sigmar: Soul Wars.

We hope you enjoy!

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*This episode contains spoilers for Hunger Games and Game of Thrones*

This week Ben, Josh & Charlotte chat about their upcoming trip to UK Games Expo! Following on from our preview blog post we discuss what we are looking forward to seeing most at the event. We also discuss Games Workshops' announcement for Warhammer Adventures and the divisive nature of the books. 

This week's episode also contains a shoutout to our newest Patron, Tom Mannering, and we explain some of the updates we have made to our patreon goals!

We hope you enjoy listening

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In this week's episode Ben is joined by guest host Josh...wait...what?! That's right Josh has returned from his hiatus just in time or UK Games Expo!

In this week's episode Ben & Josh discuss the games they have been playing including Gloomhaven, and Magic: The Gathering expansion, Dominaria. They also chat about recent announcements for Warhammer: Age of Sigmar, Asmodee's intended sale and the Award Season in the run up to wards UK Games Expo, Origins Awards and Spiele Des Jahres.

This week's episode see the return of our 'What's In the Box?!' section, although in this instance it is 'What's In The Tube?!'

 

We hope you enjoy listening!

 

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In this week's episode, Ben is joined again by Scot Milne. Together they discuss what games they have been playing over the past week or so including Scot's recent Pathfinder campaign, Warhammer Underworlds: Shadespire and Arkham Horror. They also discuss the reemergence of claims about the authenticity of Jakub Rozalsk artwork for Scythe and the fine line between plagiarism and homage, and discuss the online tabletop gaming community.

Link to reddit claim regarding Jakub Rozalski's artwork 

We hope you enjoy listening!

The Unlucky Lucky Frog Team

 

honourable mentions: Daryl Jones Glasgow Shadespire Group

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May 6, 2018

Episode 46: Dun-Con

In this week's episode Ben is joined by guest co-host Duncan Cowan of Tabletop Scotland. Together they disucss recent gaming exploits inlcuding Secret Hitler, Battlestar Galatica, Escape the Dark Castle & Sherlock Holmes Consulting Detective. They also discuss the somewhat duplicitive practices of Space Goat Productions, and share tips on how to teach games to new players, or indeed, people with no prior experience of gaming.

We hope you enjoy!

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This week Ben is joined by guest co-host Mark Mckinnon, of Wreck and Ruin fame! Together they chat about:

  • Mark's recent Kickstarter campaign, and his plans to come back bigger and badder,
  • Mark's introduction to Warhammer Underworlds: Shadespire,
  • the growing trend of creator's backing out of Kickstarter campaigns 
  • Annoying gaming habits - are they your problem or the other persons?

We hope you enjoy listening!

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This week Ben is joined by co-host Tom Mannering for the weekly round up, and upcoming events.  Together they discuss the need for entry level gaming, International Tabletop Day, Arkham Horror LCG, as well as Tom's first foray into Lords of Waterdeep!

We hope you enjoy listening,

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This week Ben is joined by guest co-host Craig. Together they discuss their recent Warhammer: Age of Sigmar Firestorm campaign, and announcements in relation to the Idoneth Deepkin. They also discuss in detail price creep on Kickstarter with reference to Beneath, Street Fighter: The Miniatures Game, and God Tear. 

We hope you enjoy listening!

The Unlucky Frog Team

 

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April 8, 2018

Episode 37: Puddle Bane

In this week's episode Ben and Charlotte discuss their recent experience of Mystic Vale & Arkham Horror. They also chat about their plans for the Unlucky Frog Patreon, why they have decided to part with Fog of Love, and upcoming events that they will be attending over the upcoming weeks!

Link to our Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/UnluckyFrog

We hope you enjoy listening!

 

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Ben is joined once again by guest co-host Charlotte for another exciting installment of the The Unlucky Frog Gaming Podcast. In this episode Ben and Charlotte discuss her recent visit to the Edinburgh Playtest Group, finally playing Arkham Horror: The Card Game, and Ben's recent Warhammer Age of Sigmar narrative battle.

 

They also pose the question how competitive is too competitive in gaming? Are you a competitive gamer? Do you only care about winning?

Please send your answers on a stamp addressed envelope...or, you know, let us know on Twitter and Facebook

 

We hope you enjoy listening,

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This week's episode sees Ben and Charlotte discuss their recent gaming escapades including Age of Sigmar: Malign Portents painting competition & narrative campaign in Warhammer Glasgow, the campaign of Sherlock Holmes Consulting Detective that has turned into a family affair, pokemon booster boxes and a trip down memory lane! They also chat about Adepticon 2018 and the big Games Workshop reveals made there, as well as upcoming events in Scotland's Capital City, Edinburgh including Conpulsion and Edinburgh Playtest Group!

We hope you enjoy listening!

 

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With thanks to The Beast from the East we have been stuck in doors with nothing better to do than play board games...Hooray!! Josh and Ben discuss some of the games they have played including the next couple of chapters of Pandemic Legacy and Sushi Go: Party!

Following on from last week's episode Josh and Ben take the legacy game question one step further into boardgame genres. Let us know what you think of their views on which the boys are split. What's your opinion on this?
We also announce the winner of our Shadespire competition! Well done :D

Thanks for listening :D

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February 25, 2018

Episode 24: Legacy

In this week's episode Josh and Ben discuss their recent gaming escapades including Warhammer: Age of Sigmar, Warhammer: Underworld - Shadespire, and D&D! They also discuss upcoming deck releases from Magic: The Gathering.

Josh and Ben share their thoughts on Pandemic Legacy, and legacy games in general; something on which the boys are split. What do you think of legacy games? Do you think they are engaging, or a potential waste of money?

 

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Disclaimer:

Please note that this episode contains mild to moderate 'Dad' humour for which 2/3 of the Unlucky Frog Gaming Podcast are sorry. We are also legally obliged to tell you that Josh, the perpetrator of this heinous act, is not sorry at all. 

This week Josh and Ben are joined by Callum (AKA Lanky Santa), and Scot, one of Josh's Pathfinder campaign buddies, and previous competition winner (not a fix, we swear!). The main theme of this week's episode is Warhammer: Age of Sigmar's most recent release, Malign Portents. They also discuss recent card updates to Magic: The Gathering, and controversy at  Warhammer 40K Las Vegas open semi-finals.

Charlotte also makes an impromptu appearance.

 

Write to us: unluckyfroggaming@gmail.com
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This week Josh & Ben review what has been a busy, busy week. They discuss recent games including Warhammer Underworlds: Shadespire friendly tournament, Age of Sigmar: Firestorm and the newest edition to their games catalogue, Fog of Love!

The boys also share their views on recent Kickstarters trends, and question whether larger existing businesses should use Kickstarter...Do you think larger business should or should it be solely for kick-starting new endeavours? Listen in and let us know what you think?

Thanks for listening!

Ben, Josh (& Charlotte too!)

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In this episode Josh, Ben & Charlotte recall their gaming highlights of 2017, and announce their game of the year for 2017. Let us know what you think of our selections!

 

Once again, similar to Episode 11: Secret Santa we can confirm that Eric Lang did not write the Snowman...but did David Bowie appear in it?

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In this episode Josh and Ben chat about the recent Pokemon pre-release heist, and recent Magic pre-releases amongst other things! They also update us on the recent drama from their Pathfinder and Dungeons and Dragon campaigns, as well as their thoughts of Legendary. Shenanigans Abound!

 

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January 14, 2018

Episode 14: Spoilers Abound!

We were fortunate enough to have had David Wright of Tabletop Scotland on the Podcast talking about their upcoming convention in September. He may even have let slip some new announcements too!

Be warned, Spoilers Abound! 

 

Listen in to find out more!

 

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January 7, 2018

Episode 13: Paris Syndrome

In this week's episode the boys update us on their Dungeons and Dragons & Pathfinder campaigns, as well as their most recent Age of Sigmar Firestorm games. They also talk about Paris Syndrome in terms of tabletop gaming and their expectations of Gloomhaven.

Also a shoutout to our Facebook and Twitter competition winners Scot and Adam! 

Listen in, and listen well!

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December 31, 2017

Episode 12 : Year of the Frog

Listen in to the very last episode of 2017!

In this episode Ben and Josh talk about games they have been playing over the festive period with friends and family such as Total Rickall and Barenpark. The boys also look ahead to what the games they would like to play in 2018, as well as the conventions that are already in the diary including Airecon, UK Games Expo and Tabletop Scotland! Listen in to find out what we have in store :D

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December 25, 2017

Episode 11: Secret Santa

In this episode the Unlucky Frog team have built their own Christmas Grotto, and invited the ghosts of Unlucky Frog Past, namely Callum Flint, Charlotte Porter and Mark Mackinnon of Wreck and Ruin fame to take part in a tabletop gaming related Secret Santa! They are also joined by the ghost of Unlucky Frog Future - Colin Wilson (This is his first time on, but you might feel like you already know him)!

Listen in to hear what delightful festive hijinks befell the group in the Unlucky Frog Grotto.

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