Robot Dice Explosion
RDE016: Life, the Universe, and Meta Things

RDE016: Life, the Universe, and Meta Things

February 21, 2020

We invite that guy who bought The Banner Saga 2 without having played The Banner Saga 1 onto the podcast to talk about game meta but quickly digress, which will come as a shock to everyone, we're sure.

https://twitter.com/CoreGamesEvents

http://solentwargamers.co.uk/shop/tickets/solent-40k-club-challenge-2020/

http://solentwargamers.co.uk/shop/tickets/bushido-tournament-daimyo-of-the-south-05-04-20/

RDE015: 2019 In Review

RDE015: 2019 In Review

February 1, 2020

We talk about the books, TV shows, board games, miniature games and computer games we enjoyed in 2019.

0:02:40 His Dark Materials trilogy of books
0:06:58 The Long Earth series of books
0:09:40 Seveneves
0:18:40 Adeptus Titanicus
0:28:15 Wrath of Kings
0:33:55 Arena Rex
0:36:22 Terraforming Mars
0:42:03 Twelve Days (of Christmas)
0:44:52 Lord of the Rings Journeys in Middle Earth
0:47:40 Bushido: Risen Sun
1:02:58 Rocket League
1:05:50 Disco Elysium
1:09:02 Borderlands 3
1:12:25 Subnautica
1:15:40 Hollow Knight
1:16:45 Ashen
1:17:38 Path of Exile
1:19:51 Looking to 2020

https://www.etsy.com/uk/shop/TaroModelmaker

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RDE014: Are You Not Entertained?

RDE014: Are You Not Entertained?

November 29, 2019

We're joined by Paul to discuss a game with some beautiful models and unique mechanics: Red Republic's Arena Rex.

https://arenarex.com/

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RDE013: Thar Be Monsters

RDE013: Thar Be Monsters

November 9, 2019

We risk becoming known as a Bushido podcast by once again taking a look at a selection of models from one of the skirmish game's many factions. This time, it's the monsters of the Jung Pirates.

https://gctstudios.com/catalog/jung-pirates

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RDE012: Unseen University

RDE012: Unseen University

October 4, 2019

We're joined by Adam, the latest Bushido Grand Master, to discuss the Kaze Kage Zoku faction.

We had some production difficulties with this one, so please bear that in mind.

https://gctstudios.com/catalog/kage-kaze-zoku

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RDE011: Ssstarter Setsss and Shisssai

RDE011: Ssstarter Setsss and Shisssai

August 19, 2019

We take a look at the Ito starter set for Bushido and then delve deeper into the faction with a focus on the Shisai Type.

2:45 Ito Starter Set

48:15 Shisai & Friends

https://gctstudios.com/ito-clan

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RDE010: Twisted Brothers

RDE010: Twisted Brothers

July 22, 2019

In this shorter-than-usual episode we talk about our first impressions of Twisted - a steampunk skirmish game, before taking a look at the two limited edition miniatures for Bushido's new edition: Risen Sun, which are available until the 4th of August.

01:26 Twisted - a steampunk skirmish game
16:58 Bushido: Risen Sun Limited Edition miniatures

https://www.dementedgames.com/

https://gctstudios.com/catalog/others

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RDE009: A Grand Day Out

RDE009: A Grand Day Out

June 15, 2019

We talk about our experience of the UK Games Expo 2019, the Solent Wargamers lot discuss their performances at the Bushido Grand Masters, and Ben interviews GCT's Jason and Andy about the new edition of Bushido: Risen Sun.

07:30 Wingspan
10:55 LotR: Journeys in Middle Earth
15:09 Okko Chronicles
16:30 TMNT
26:00 Lion Tower Miniatures & Wrathborn
28:53 Not cool
36:20 Bushido Grand Masters 2019 Post-Mortem
94:38 GCT interview with Jason and Andy.

https://boardgamegeek.com/boardgame/266192/wingspan
https://stonemaiergames.com/

https://boardgamegeek.com/boardgame/269385/lord-rings-journeys-middle-earth
https://boardgamegeek.com/boardgame/228399/okko-chronicles-cycle-water-quest-darkness
https://boardgamegeek.com/boardgame/180771/teenage-mutant-ninja-turtles-shadows-past
https://ltminis.com/
https://gctstudios.com/content/risen-sun-pre-order
http://jumo-ring.blogspot.com/

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RDE008: Risen Son

RDE008: Risen Son

February 3, 2019

We're joined by Ben's 6-month-old son to discuss the latest playtest version of Bushido's 3rd edition - Risen Sun.

https://gctstudios.com/content/wave-43-risen-sun 

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RDE007: Deathfinitive Discussion

RDE007: Deathfinitive Discussion

December 3, 2018

Recorded weeks ago, this episode features a quick catch-up on recently-played games followed by a discussion around "dead" games and whether them being "dead" is actually a bad thing.

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