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The Dicebreaker Podcast heats up with beach-ready board games, chaotic camel racing and tabletop football

Burning questions, cool conversation.

In an especially summery (in other words, we’re all boiling in the heat), Matt, Lolies, Johnny and Meehan take refuge from the searing heat outside with some cool conversation about board games and RPGs.

This week we chat about the second season of Warhammer (American) football game Blood Bowl, the end of (British) football game Guild Ball, sci-fi miniatures universe Infinity, our tipsy betting in Camel Up, the return of Ashes: Rise of the Phoenixborn and much more.

Plus, we answer some of your questions with our picks for beach-ready and pool-proof board games, the top solo games to play by yourself, and how to handle taking a break from GMing an RPG.

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Games discussed:

  • Infinity
  • Warhammer 40,000
  • Blood Bowl
  • Guild Ball
  • Camel Up
  • Trail of Cthulhu
  • Lancer
  • Tobago
  • Scythe
  • Warhammer: Age of Sigmar - Warcry
  • Spirit Island
  • The Crew
  • Rallyman GT
  • Lasers and Feelings
  • Ashes: Rise of the Phoenixborn
  • Dune: Imperium
  • Clever Hoch Drei
  • Ganz Schon Clever
  • Doppelt so Clever
  • Legends of Grayskull: The Masters of the Universe Tabletop RPG
  • Dobble
  • Happy Salmon
  • Hive
  • Shobu
  • Azul
About the Author
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Matt Jarvis


After starting his career writing about music, films and video games for various places, Matt spent many years as a technology, PC and video game journalist before writing about tabletop games as the editor of Tabletop Gaming magazine. He joined Dicebreaker as editor-in-chief in 2019, and has been trying to convince the rest of the team to play Diplomacy since.