Dead Wargamers Society – Episode 21: Inquistor and Inq28 ft. Dave Taylor
Jul29

Dead Wargamers Society – Episode 21: Inquistor and Inq28 ft. Dave Taylor

In the grim past of Games Workshop’s intellectual property, there is only (narrative) war(gaming).Avid narrative wargamer and hobby legend Dave Taylor joins us again to talk about the Games Workshop game Inquisitor and the fan movement it sparked called “Inq28”.  If you’ve seen that term around wondered where it came from, this episode is for you.Also, we talk about seafood.  If you’re...

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Dead Wargamers Society – Episode 20: Tell Us About Kryomek ft. David Moffit
Jul15

Dead Wargamers Society – Episode 20: Tell Us About Kryomek ft. David Moffit

What the heck’s a Kryomek?  Venerable wargamer David Moffit helps us answer this question, and more like “Was Kryomek a good game?” and “Do Kryomek’s taste like chicken?” on this week’s episode.   Also, Mr. Moffit discusses his Dark Age Immortals community event.   Come for aliens, stay for the dead games! Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 36:41 —...

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Dead Wargamers Society – Episode 19: How to Do a Blood Bowl ft. Nate Beem
Jul02

Dead Wargamers Society – Episode 19: How to Do a Blood Bowl ft. Nate Beem

“We can get this game picked back up; Blood Bowl did it!” is a refrain most players of dead games have heard before.  But what did the Blood Bowl community do to get GW to pick the up after 7 years of no support?  Nate Beem, president of the NAF (Blood Bowl tournament organization and very large Blood Bowl community) joins us to tell the story of how Blood Bowl became the most famous “resurrected”...

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Dead Wargamers Society – Episode 18: Clan War
Jun18

Dead Wargamers Society – Episode 18: Clan War

Did you know that AEG made a miniature wargame to go with the Legends of the Five Rings collective card game and RPG?  Well, keep it on the down-low. We can’t promote this episode too hard or we’ll get sued by the Olympics. Come learn about one of Chris’ favorite games and an interesting bit of wargaming history. Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 1:00:49 — 54.0MB)Subscribe: Android |...

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Dead Wargamers Society – Episode 17: Confrontation ft. Kyle Gibson
Jun04

Dead Wargamers Society – Episode 17: Confrontation ft. Kyle Gibson

The summer of Rackham continues with a discussion on one of our all-time favorite games, Confrontation.  Kyle Gibson, moderator of the Confrontation 3.5 Fanatics Facebook group page and owner of Temple of the West studios, came by to help us give players unfamiliar with Confrontation a quick overview of the game.  He also had some great insights into the potential future for Confrontation! We’ll probably talk about...

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Dead Wargamers Society – Sideboard: Community Chat ft. Seppy Yoon
May29

Dead Wargamers Society – Sideboard: Community Chat ft. Seppy Yoon

Bonus episode! Chris and I started recording episodes that aren’t tied to specific dead wargames that we’ll release as either bonus episodes or put out in cases where we can’t keep to the biweekly schedule for some reason (e.g., in cases of personal emergencies or guests that have to reschedule).  We’re calling these episodes “Sideboards”, not giving them episode numbers, and using different...

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