Frank and Gavin are back with a humble little podcast for your ear holes.

On this episode we discuss some games we’ve played recently including: Burgle Bros, Swords and Bagpipes and Star Trek Interactive Video Boardgame.

We also talk about the Kickstarter for the game Deadly Premonition. A game based on a video game that was heavily influenced by Twin Peaks. And that led us to look into an official Twin Peaks board game that was released back in the 90s.

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Not one but two guests on our first podcast of Space Year 2017.

We chat with David Roe who is one of the original founders of IGA (Irish Games Association) about the growth of tabletop gaming over the years.

We also have Brandon Felczer from Token on. Token is a new venue in Smithfield that is opening next month that is both a bar and a video game arcade. They’ll also have an event room where we can host board game meetups. (Anything we host there will be separate to our current meetups)

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In the 3rd podcast Gavin and Frank discuss some of the boardgame cafe style options that are now available in Dublin, including an interview with Ciaran from Clockwork Door and new ‘time house’ that has just opened in Dublin.

There is also a live unboxing of Ticket to Ride – Rails and Sails and we discuss ‘Don’t Mess With Cthulhu’

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In the first of hopefully many Board Games Ireland podcasts Frank and Gavin  discuss the following:

  • What makes contemporary board games so special.
  • The Board Games Ireland meet up and other board game meet ups from around Dublin
  • Knavecon – The Limerick based board gaming convention taking place next month.
  • We speak to game designer, Robin David who tells us about some upcoming board game design workshops.
  • What games we’ve been playing recently. (Including: Tyrants of the Underdark, Dragon Farkle, Fury of Dracula and Spyfall

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