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[25 Oct 2014 | No Comment | ]
The Game Pit: Episode 34 – Essen Brief with Teri

This is the first in a series of shorter episodes in which Sean and Ronan have a chat with one of the Game Pit contributors who was at Essen this year. In this episode Teri gives us her thoughts and impressions on the show and which games impressed her or otherwise.
 
THE GAME PIT: EPISODE 34 – ESSEN BRIEF WITH TERI

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[2 Sep 2014 | No Comment | ]
The Game Pit: Episode 28 – Picking Over the Bones

It’s again time to have a look at four more games that have fallen into the pit.
In this episode, Sean and Ronan discuss Fauna, Splendor, Vikings and Valley of the Kings.
 
THE GAME PIT: EPISODE 28 – PICKING OVER THE BONES
 
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[29 May 2014 | No Comment | ]
The Game Pit: Episode 24 – Treasure Hunt = Part One

Once again Ronan and Sean climb out of the pit to go in search of future gaming gold.
In this first half of the treasure hunt they look at 12 games that have caught their eye for one reason or another and then try to work out if the game will be a treasure or a trap.
 
THE GAME PIT: EPISODE 24.1 – TREASURE HUNT
 
 
 
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[13 Apr 2014 | No Comment | ]
The Game Pit: Episode 21 – The Vault

In our ‘The Vault’ episodes we each nominate two games which we think deserve a place in The Vault, a spot reserved only for the very best in modern gaming.
In this episode Sean nominates Small World and Carcassonne while Ronan nominates 7 Wonders and Power Grid.

Each host takes turns to champion their game while the other person plays Devil’s Advocate. We then reveal our true thoughts on each other’s nominations and find some way to put only one of them forward into The Vault.

THE GAME PIT: EPISODE 21 – THE …

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[23 Oct 2013 | 2 Comments | ]
The Game Pit: Episode 14.4 – Essen Spiel 2013 Special

In the last of the Essen preview shows, Sean and Ronan take a look at six more games and try to decide if they are traps or treasures.
This week they discuss Canterbury, Countdown Special Ops, Ortus, Caverna: The Cave Farmers, 8 Masters Revenge and Glass Road
 
THE GAME PIT: EPISODE 14.4 – ESSEN SPIEL 2013 SPECIAL
 
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[22 Oct 2013 | One Comment | ]
The Game Pit: Episode 14.3 – Essen 2013 Treasure Hunt

Delving further into the treasure chest of releases due later this month at Essen 2013 Sean and Ronan give their initial impressions on Carnival Zombie, Templar: The Lost Treasures, Yunnan, Lewis & Clark, Trains & Stations and Legacy.
 
THE GAME PIT: EPISODE 14.3 – ESSEN 2013 TREASURE HUNT 
 
   
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[7 Oct 2013 | 3 Comments | ]
The Game Pit: Episode 14.2 – Essen Spiel 2013 Special

 
The Essen treasure hunt continues as Sean and Ronan look at six more games that have caught their eye in the run up to the 2013 Spiel.
The games discussed this week are Hollywood, Francis Drake, Vikings: Warriors of the North, Palmyra, Rampage and Theseus: The Dark Orbit. Which will be treasures and which will be traps?
 
THE GAME PIT: EPISODE 14.2 – ESSEN SPIEL 2013 SPECIAL

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[3 Oct 2013 | No Comment | ]
The Game Pit: Episode 14.1 – Essen Spiel 2013 Special

This is the first of a series of shorter Game Pit special edition episodes where Sean and Ronan talk about the games that have caught their eye in the lead up to the 2013 Essen Spiel.
In this Episode they use the Treasure Hunt format to discuss The Phantom Society, Nations, Blueprints, Patchistory, Packet Row and Coal Baron.
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The Game Pit: Episode 14.1 – Essen Spiel 2013 Special

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[26 Sep 2013 | No Comment | ]
The Game Pit – Episode 13 : The Vault

Apologies for the hiatus. We are now firmly back on track and we have a Picking Over the Bones episode and a special Essen Preview coming up in the next few weeks.

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[13 May 2013 | 3 Comments | ]
The Game Pit: We’ll be back soon.

Apologies to all for our recent gap between shows. This is due to an injury to Ronan (he’s on the mend now) but we’ll be back very soon with an episode on all things Kickstarter.