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The Mega Meeple Podcast – S3E4 – “No Tickey No Laundry”

6/4/2019
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In this episode, Thomas talks about “paid” reviews and his approach to reviews, Kickstarter previews, rules videos, play thru videos and compensation for content. He then gives his precursory review of UBOOT by Phalanx Games. He ends the episode with a shout out to a listener that was kind enough to send an email recently […]

Duration:00:46:20

The Mega Meeple Podcast – S3E3 – Books, Coffee, and Game IPs (w/ guest co-host Jenn the Board Game Librarian)

5/20/2019
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In this episode, Thomas special guest co-host is Jenn the Board Game Librarian. Much coffee was had until we got around to talking about IPs in games. If you have any ideas for topics to be discussed or things to include in the show, please follow and reach out to us at any of our […]

Duration:01:02:59

The Mega Meeple Podcast – S3E2 – Ashes:Rise (and Fall) of the Phoenixborn

5/6/2019
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In this episode, Thomas talks spoilers in Game of Thrones, Avengers End Game, and looking forward to Godzilla: King of the Monsters. He also talks about some Kickstarter drama with Solar City by Games Factory and the rise and fall of Ashes: Rise of the Phoenixborne by Plaid Hat Games. If you have any ideas […]

Duration:00:46:05

The Mega Meeple Podcast – S3E1 – Happy Third Year! (New Year New Attitude)

4/21/2019
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In this episode, Thomas celebrates the third birthday of The Mega Meeple. As we enter into “Season 3” he talks about the download stats over the past year, listener engagement -or lack thereof, and then tears Stronghold Games a new ass over their newest Terraforming Mars expansion. New season, new attitude. Deal with it. Feel […]

Duration:00:42:49

The Mega Meeple Podcast – Episode 084 – Year 3

4/7/2019
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In this episode, Thomas talks about some of the changes going into Year 3 of The Mega Meeple Podcast. If you have any ideas for topics to be discussed or things to include in the show, please follow and reach out to us at any of our social media sites. Links can be found on […]

Duration:00:15:45

The Mega Meeple Podcast – Episode 083 – Abled Gamers

3/11/2019
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In this episode, Thomas’ guest is Steve Spohn, COO of Abled Gamers. Abled Gamers is a charity that enables people with disabilities the access to play games with the help of custom made controllers and accessories. If you have any ideas for topics to be discussed or things to include in the show, please follow […]

Duration:00:40:57

The Mega Meeple Podcast – Episode 082 – Love to HATE (w/ guest Gardens of Babylon)

3/4/2019
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In this episode, Thomas talks about his love for HATE and his disappointment with The 7thGuest. My guest this episode is Rob Thompson of Cackleberry Games talking about the wildly successful Kickstarter game, Gardens of Babylon. Check it out! If you have any ideas for topics to be discussed or things to include in the […]

Duration:00:46:27

The Mega Meeple Podcast – Episode 081 – Theosis Godslayer

2/11/2019
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In this episode, Thomas’ guest is Aiollus Laskaris calling in all the way from Greece talking about a mini expansion to the successful game, Theosis. Check it out. If you have any ideas for topics to be discussed or things to include in the show, please follow and reach out to us at any of […]

Duration:00:24:35

The Mega Meeple Podcast – Episode 080 – Sheep Hits the Fan (guests One Day West Games w/ Sheep BOOM Bah)

2/4/2019
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In this episode, Thomas touches upon some videos released this week on the YouTube channel and receiving a Kickstarter he completely forgot about- The 7thGuest. I’ll be giving my first impression review of the game soon as I dive in and try to not let Tom Vasel’s review of the game – of which he […]

Duration:00:51:29

The Mega Meeple Podcast – Episode 079 – Is BGG a Crutch for Designers? (w/ guest Duels of Cartisora)

1/28/2019
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In this episode, Thomas talks about Village Attacks and how Board Game Geek could hurt the quality of rule books in games. The guests this week are Jeremy Moshe (designer) and Richard MacRae (publisher) of Duels of Cartisora, coming to Kickstarter this week. Check out my preview of the game on the Mega Meeple YouTube […]

Duration:00:41:21

The Mega Meeple Podcast – Episode 078 – The Game Designers (guest Eric Rayl)

1/20/2019
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In this episode, Thomas talks about his initial comparison impressions of Detective and Chronicles of Crime. This week’s guest is Eric Rayl of Zoom Out Media talking about his documentary movie The Game Designers. The Kickstarter to help finish production will launch February 5. If you have any ideas for topics to be discussed or […]

Duration:00:42:43

The Mega Meeple Podcast – Episode 077 – I’m Baaaaaack (w/ Nocturion)

1/14/2019
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In this episode, Thomas is back after a 2-month hiatus while he recovered from a medical scare, but he’s alive and kicking still. He talks about meeting up with the crew from Snakes and Lattes when they visited Charlotte NC on an information gathering mission to discuss the gaming climate and landscape at one of […]

Duration:00:42:48

The Mega Meeple Podcast – Episode 076 – 9 Racetracks of Hell (w/ guest Russ Lippitt)

12/10/2018
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In this episode, Thomas’ guest is Russ Lippitt talking about the racing RPG game now on Kickstarter, Showdown. Check it out. Have a Happy and Safe Holiday Season! If you have any ideas for topics to be discussed or things to include in the show, please follow and reach out to us at any of […]

Duration:00:36:46

The Mega Meeple Podcast – Episode 075 – Gaming Cons (w/ Authentic Agility Games)

11/19/2018
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In this episode, Thomas recalls his experiences at MACE Gaming Con this past weekend and the feeling of being approached by complete strangers. In a word of divisiveness, hatred, bigotry, and separation, it is refreshing to see a party game that fosters open and encouraging interaction in a nonjudgmental way. With the holidays approaching, try […]

Duration:00:45:07

The Mega Meeple Podcast – Episode 074 – Extra Life 4 Kids (guest Gabe Barrett of The Final Flicktier)

11/5/2018
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In this episode, Thomas about the Extra Life Gaming events. My guest this episode is Gabe Barrett talking about The Final Flicktier currently on Kickstarter. Check it out! If you have any ideas for topics to be discussed or things to include in the show, please follow and reach out to us at any of […]

Duration:00:34:06

The Mega Meeple Podcast – Episode 073 – Cats Rule (w/ guest Trevor Harron of Affectionate Cats and Cuddles)

10/29/2018
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In this episode, Thomas talks about his Top Ten Horror Themed Board Games to Play on Halloween. Go to The Mega Meeple YouTube channel and subscribe to make sure you’re notified when that video goes live for Halloween as well as all the other things coming down the pipeline. Thomas also talks about the exciting […]

Duration:00:32:47

The Mega Meeple Podcast – Episode 072 -Do Androids Dream of Weird Giraffes? (w/ guest Carla Kopp – Dreams of Tomorrow)

10/22/2018
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In this episode, Thomas talks about his very first vlog that was uploaded onto the YouTube channel and some of the Kickstarters that have found their way to the doorstep at The Mega Meeple Studio. My guest this week is Carla Kopp of Weird Giraffe Games talking about Dreams of Tomorrow. If you have any […]

Duration:00:33:12

The Mega Meeple Podcast – Episode 071 – Wardens with Kate Tessier (Raven Tales Entertainment)

10/14/2018
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In this episode, Thomas talks about appearing on Flip Flores’ Board Game Land podcast. He will also start a monthly vlog on the YouTube channel to talk about all the games that he’s played as well as upcoming content that month, if nothing else than to keep things rolling. For the Halloween season in October, […]

Duration:00:34:59

The Mega Meeple Podcast – Episode 070 – …a Thousand Words (w/ guest Andrew Bosley)

10/7/2018
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In this episode, Thomas’ guest is Andrew Bosley, conceptual artist and illustrator. You’ve seen his creations in Everdell, Lord of the Rings, Assassins Creed, Ghost Recon and more. If you have any ideas for topics to be discussed or things to include in the show, please follow and reach out to us at any of […]

Duration:00:35:44

The Mega Meeple Podcast – Episode 069 – Grogan & Grogan (w/ guest Paul Grogan of Gaming Rules!)

10/1/2018
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In this episode, what’s better than one Grogan in the podcast? TWO Grogans! This episode, my guest is Paul Grogan of Gaming Rules and we talk about – what else – rule books! What makes a good one. What makes a bad one. How to playtest your rule book. All the good stuff. QUESTION OF […]

Duration:01:01:55