Diplomacy Games podcast: Episode 37 shownotes – How to choose a variant, stabbing, Hundred & the Munich Uber driver

Diplomacy Games podcast: Episode 37 shownotes – How to choose a variant, stabbing, Hundred & the Munich Uber driver

Venue: Æther Brewing, Brisbane. Drinks of choice: Kaner – Miso and Honey Pilsner and the Golden Axe cider from Æther Brewing, Brisbane, Australia Amby – Pitchfork Saison, Hop Skip & Jump IPA and the Mayor of Milton lager from Æther Brewing, Brisbane, Australia   Both guys drink beer. Both guys grow luxuriant beards. And most importantly both […]

Diplomacy Games podcast: Episode 36 shownotes – Sabotage!

Diplomacy Games podcast: Episode 36 shownotes – Sabotage!

Venue: Sabotage Social, Brisbane. Drinks of choice: Kaner – Newstead Dark Ale from Brisbane, Australia Amby – Schild shiraz from the Barossa, Australia   The guys get together for a good old fashioned Diplomacy chat, but things very much take a recurring theme of the name of the bar: Sabotage! They talk sitters, tournament rule “changes” (depending […]

Diplomacy Games podcast: Episode 35 shownotes – Interview with a Newbie: The General talks about learning Diplomacy the hard way

Diplomacy Games podcast: Episode 35 shownotes – Interview with a Newbie: The General talks about learning Diplomacy the hard way

Venue: Isle’s Lane, Brisbane. Drinks of choice: Kaner – El Calavera Mexican Hot Chocolate Stout from Ballistic Beer in Brisbane, Australia Amby – Mother’s Milk Shiraz from the Barossa and d’Arenberg The Anthropocene Epoch Mencia from McLaren Vale, Australia The General – The Bent Spoke IPA from Canberra, Australia (although the guys misidentify it on tape […]

Diplomacy Games podcast: Episode 34 shownotes – Interview with Chris Martin about 2018 WorldDipCon

Diplomacy Games podcast: Episode 34 shownotes – Interview with Chris Martin about 2018 WorldDipCon

Venue: Isle’s Lane, Brisbane. Drinks of choice: Kaner – El Calavera Mexican Hot Chocolate Stout from Ballistic Beer in Brisbane Amby – d’Arenberg The Anthropocene Epoch Mencia from McLaren Vale, Australia  Our first arse-end episode! Aired the wrong way around deliberately, Amby interviews face-to-face player Chris Martin about World Dip Con 2018 in Washington DC […]

Diplomacy Games podcast: Episode 30 shownotes – Interview with Kestas, the “Godfather” of online Diplomacy

Diplomacy Games podcast: Episode 30 shownotes – Interview with Kestas, the “Godfather” of online Diplomacy

Venue: Fitzenberger, Brisbane. Drinks of choice: Kaner – No Shoes Brews’ Paradise Cit(rus)y – Saison/Farmhouse Ale from Brisbane, Queensland Amby – Berg Rue Shiraz from Heathcote, Victoria   Today we’re going back, way back. 2004 and Kestas’ creation of the code based that got WebDip, vDip, PlayDip and many more up and running. Plus a discussion on […]

Diplomacy Games podcast: Episode 29 shownotes – Too many games

Diplomacy Games podcast: Episode 29 shownotes – Too many games

Venue: The APO and then the Bowery, Brisbane. Drinks of choice: Kaner – Peroni lager from Italy and Little Creature’s Roger’s amber ale from Western Australia and Bulimba Gold Top ale from Brisbane Amby – The APO Shiraz from McLaren Vale in South Australia and Paxton MV organic shiraz from the McLaren Vale also   So many variants, so […]