Category Archives: Podcasts

‘Ex Libris’ Review: The Dice Section Podcast

‘Ex Libris’ Review: The Dice Section Podcast

If you like tabletop games and you’re looking for an in-depth review of the latest and greatest offerings, you’ll love the Dice Section podcast. We spend a whole month playing a single game over and over again, and then record our thoughts on how it held up. It’s not a shallow overview… it’s a deep and gory Dice Section. In this month’s episode, we discuss the 2017 worker placement game ‘Ex Libris.’ Read More

We Are Entertained: ‘Pacific Rim: Uprising’

We Are Entertained: ‘Pacific Rim: Uprising’

A very strange collection of entries in the world of cinema this week. Despite fierce criticism and intense opposition from Chris, the boys took on ‘Pacific Rim: Uprising’ as this week’s feature. One of us wound up loving it, the other was a bit let down. Surprise, both of us thought it was a terrible movie! That bit of confusing nonsense just about sums up our show this week; give it a listen and see if you can piece together what we thought of this movie. I’d sure love to hear your opinions on it! Read More

‘Roll for the Galaxy’ Review: The Dice Section Podcast

‘Roll for the Galaxy’ Review: The Dice Section Podcast

If you like tabletop games and you’re looking for an in-depth review of the latest and greatest offerings, you’ll love the Dice Section podcast. We spend a whole month playing a single game over and over again, and then record our thoughts on how it held up. It’s not a shallow overview… it’s a deep and gory Dice Section. In this month’s episode, we discuss the 2014 dice-rolling, tableau-building game Roll for the Galaxy. Read More

We Are Entertained: Game Night

We Are Entertained: Game Night

This week we take on the new comedy ‘Game Night,’ which confused the heck out of us during planning because normally “Game Night” doesn’t show up on the calendar without beer and beefy queso to accompany it. (Can you say 3-for-1 on Tostitos Scoops?) The boys went into this one with wildly different expectations, but their reactions may surprise you. Read More

GBBP 169: Archivist of the United States David Ferriero

GBBP 169: Archivist of the United States David Ferriero

On this episode, we talk to the Archivist of the United States about his mission to further the principles of Open Government, how the National Archives is free from the swinging pendulum of partisan politics, collaboration with the Library of Congress and Smithsonian Institution, the value of a liberal arts education, and the merits of Wikipedia! Read More