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Strange Assembly - Legend of the Five Rings and Tabletop Games Podcast

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Strange Assembly covers and reviews every sort of tabletop gaming - board games, card games, and RPGs. We have a special fondness for the Legend of the Five Rings universe.

Strange Assembly covers and reviews every sort of tabletop gaming - board games, card games, and RPGs. We have a special fondness for the Legend of the Five Rings universe.

Location:

United States

Description:

Strange Assembly covers and reviews every sort of tabletop gaming - board games, card games, and RPGs. We have a special fondness for the Legend of the Five Rings universe.

Language:

English


Episodes

Strange Assembly 275 - Vampire the Masquerade Chapters

2/3/2020
Chris talks with Thomas Filippi of Flyos Games about the board game Vampire the Masquerade - Chapters, coming on Kickstarter on February 4, 2020.

Duration:00:39:41

Strange Assembly 274 - Theros Beyond Death

1/20/2020
Chris and Mike take a kitchen-table look at the mechanics, art, and flavor of Theros Beyond Death, the latest expansion for Magic: the Gathering.

Duration:00:58:34

Strange Assembly 273 - Farewell 2019

12/24/2019
Chris, Jay, and Mike hand out the 2018/2019 Game of the Year awards and discuss gaming recently and over the decade.

Duration:00:47:17

Strange Assembly 272 - PAX Unplugged 2019

12/21/2019
Chris reports back from PAX Unplugged 2019.

Duration:00:53:09

Strange Assembly 271 - Top 10 Board Games of the 2010s

12/5/2019
Chris breaks down their top 10 games of the 2010s, including Mansions of Madness, 7 Wonders, Pandemic Legacy, Tzolk'in, Viticulture, Star Realms, Lords of Waterdeep, Splendor, Codenames, and Love Letter.

Duration:00:27:49

Strange Assembly 270 - Tapestry

10/13/2019
Chris reviews Tapestry, the latest offering from Stonemaier Games.

Duration:00:32:12

Strange Assembly 269 - Gen Con 2019 - Last Call

9/8/2019
Chris goes in depth on some games from Gen Con 2019 - Abomination, Rebirth, Roll for Adventure, Final Hour, and Defense Against the Dark Arts.

Duration:00:47:11

Strange Assembly 268 - Gen Con 2019 Board Games

9/1/2019
Chris and Jay talk about board and card games at Gen Con 2019.

Duration:01:21:18

Strange Assembly 267 - Gen Con 2019 Roleplaying Games

8/15/2019
Chris and Jay talk about roleplaying games at Gen Con 2019.

Duration:01:14:22

Strange Assembly 266 - V5 One Year Later

7/29/2019
One year after its release, Chris and Craig discuss their thoughts on the fifth edition of Vampire the Masquerade.

Duration:00:49:57

Strange Assembly 265 - Gen Con 2019 Preview

7/16/2019
Chris and Jay discuss their most anticipated games at Gen Con 2019.

Duration:01:05:13

Strange Assembly 264 - Magic the Gathering Core Set 2020

7/8/2019
Chris and Mike talk about getting back into Magic the Gathering and the new 2020 Core Set.

Duration:00:36:06

Strange Assembly 263 - Dungeons and Dragons Essentials Kit

7/1/2019
Chris reviews the new Dungeons and Dragons Essentials Kit.

Duration:00:21:47

Strange Assembly 262 - International Tabletop Day 2019

6/24/2019
Chris discusses the games they played on International Tabletop Day 2019 - Wingspan, Potato Pirates, Tower of Madness, Planet, and Vault of Dragons.

Duration:00:28:19

Strange Assembly 261 - Legend of the Five Rings Roleplaying Schools, Part 2

5/26/2019
Chris and Slaven discuss the Lion, Phoenix, Scorpion, and Unicorn schools presented in the Legend of the Five Rings Roleplaying core book.

Duration:01:14:09

Strange Assembly 260 - Legend of the Five Rings Roleplaying Schools, Part 1

4/14/2019
Chris and Slaven discuss the Crab, Crane, and Dragon schools presented in the Legend of the Five Rings Roleplaying core book.

Duration:00:51:28

Strange Assembly 259 - GMing Legend of the Five Rings Roleplaying for New Players

3/11/2019
Chris and Slaven talk about tips and techniques to use when being the GM for a game of Legend of the Five Rings Roleplaying for newer players.

Duration:01:05:10

Strange Assembly 258 - Three Coops and a Betrayal

2/26/2019
Chris and Mike look at Betrayal Legacy, Thanos Rising, Aeon's End Legacy, and RWBY Combat Ready.

Duration:00:33:45

Strange Assembly 257 - Five Games From Before the Year 2000

2/12/2019
Chris looks at five classic tabletop games that are as great today as they were more than 20 years ago, including Can't Stop, Medici, Colossal Arena, For Sale, and Guillotine.

Duration:00:19:02

Strange Assembly 256 - Ranking the Vampire: the Masquerade Clans

1/28/2019
Chris and Craig pretend like you can rank such a thing as subjective as the best Vampire: the Masquerade clans, and use that as a framework to discuss their favorites.

Duration:01:12:49