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[9 Jun 2015 | No Comment | ]
The Game Pit: Episode 45 – Picking Over the Bones

Welcome back to another Picking Over the Bones episode and this one is super sized!
Sean and Ronan discuss XenoShyft: Onslaught, Elysium, Harbour and Space Hulk: Death Angel.
Fans of Harbour may want to look away during that review though.
THE GAME PIT: EPISODE 45 – PICKING OVER THE BONES
 

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[25 May 2015 | No Comment | ]
The Game Pit: Episode 44 – Lobstercon

In this episode, Ronan and Sean discuss their exploits at Lobstercon, which is a twice yearly event where London On Board pack their bags and head down to the seaside to play games, games and more games.
The boys talk about the great games they played during the event but as usual don’t really hold back when discussing the less than great games played.
THE GAME PIT: EPISODE 44 – LOBSTERCON

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[2 May 2015 | No Comment | ]
The Game Pit: Episode 43 – Picking Over the Bones

After a break Sean and Ronan are back with a bumper Picking Over the Bones episode.
Discussed and reviewed in this episode are Machi Koro, XCOM: The Board Game, El Gaucho and Legendary Encounters: An Alien Deck Building Game.
Also in the show, the boys reveal the winner of the Hoyuk competition – Sponsored by Mage Company.
THE GAME PIT: EPISODE 43 – PICKING OVER THE BONES
Finally, Mage Company have shared the news of an upcoming Kickstarter for a 12 Realms expansion, starting at the end of May 2015. Keep an eye out for …

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[17 Mar 2015 | No Comment | ]
The Game Pit: Episode 42 – Battle Report (Virgin Queen)

In the first Battle Report episode Sean and Ronan are joined by Lloyd, Pouria, Paul and Rachel.

Listen in as we play Virgin Queen with reports from the table and from each player as the game progresses. After the game we go back to the table again for everyone’s first impressions of the game.

THE GAME PIT: EPISODE 42 – BATTLE REPORT (Virgin Queen)

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[15 Jan 2015 | No Comment | ]
The Game Pit: Episode 39 – Picking Over the Bones

Happy New Year from The Game Pit
In the first episode of 2015 the boys pick over the bones of the latest four games to fall into the pit.
Discussed in this episode are Istanbul, Merkator, Tiny Epic Kingdoms and Quartermaster General.
 
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[30 Oct 2014 | No Comment | ]
The Game Pit: Episode 36 – Essen Brief with Steve

This time for our report from an Essen attendee we are joined by the gamer who got us both back into gaming, Steve. Steve shares his years of experience in gaming with us and casts a critical eye over the games he played at Spiel 2014. Check out what he thought were the highlights and lowlights of the show.
 
The Game Pit: Episode 36 – Essen Brief with Steve

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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
 
 
 
The Game Pit will be hosting some sessions at Loncon 3 in August so if you’re heading there, sign up for the Games Klatches and visit the gaming …

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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 …