Diplomacy Games podcast: Episode 47 – Interview with Emmanuel du Pontavice about WDC 2019 in Marseilles

Diplomacy Games podcast: Episode 47 – Interview with Emmanuel du Pontavice about WDC 2019 in Marseilles

Venue: Felon’s Brewery, Brisbane Drinks of choice: Amby – Australian Pale Ale, Natural Ale and Raspberry Sour by Felon’s, Brisbane Kaner – Treehouse Cider by the Granite Belt Cider Company, Warwick The guys interview Emmanuel du Pontavice about WDC 2019 in Marseilles, before talking about new variants including Technostar’s latest massive map, Europa Renovatio, War […]

Where can I play Diplomacy?

Where can I play Diplomacy?

If you want to play Diplomacy you’ve got two big choices: face-to-face or online. Never played the game but want to know what the fuss is all about? It probably doesn’t hurt by starting a few games online to learn the rules and the dynamics of gameplay. Then when you’ve got the game nailed, think […]

Diplomacy Games podcast: Episode 44 shownotes – Settling back in

Diplomacy Games podcast: Episode 44 shownotes – Settling back in

Venue: Finney Isles, Brisbane Drinks of choice: Kaner – Windblower IPA Amby – Ochota Barrels Syrah (Shiraz) from the Basket Ranges in South Australia Kaner & Amby start settling back into the online scene but have started applying their face-to-face Dip ninja skills to online gameplay. Plus their current games and new variants.  Intro The […]

Diplomacy Games podcast: Episode 41 shownotes – Interview with CaptainMeme

Diplomacy Games podcast: Episode 41 shownotes – Interview with CaptainMeme

Venue: The Conan Doyle, Edinburgh & The Terrace, Brisbane. Drinks of choice: Edinburgh: CaptainMeme – Coca-Cola Amby – Lia Fail amber ale from Inveralmond Brewery, Scotland Brisbane: Kaner – James Squire Orchard Crush cider from Australia Amby – Rusden Good Shepherd Malbec from the Barossa Valley   Amby visits Edinburgh and interviews two-time interviewee CaptainMeme. […]

Diplomacy Games podcast: Episode 38 shownotes – Interview with Andrew Goff, WDC 2018 winner & small variants

Diplomacy Games podcast: Episode 38 shownotes – Interview with Andrew Goff, WDC 2018 winner & small variants

Venue: Boom Boom Room, Brisbane. Drinks of choice: Kaner – 150 Lashes Pale Ale from James Squire, New South Wales Amby – Terrazas de los Andes, Malbec from Argentina   Amby interviews Andrew Goff, winner of the 2018 World Diplomacy Championship in Washington DC. The guys then discuss Andrew’s advice before talking about current games […]

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 […]