Vox Republica 095: The CR At Gen Con 2015 – Part 2

Episode 095

Length: 1:19:52

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DESCRIPTION: The Cardboard Republic goes to Gen Con! In part two of a two part series, Erin, Ryan, Dave, and Sean talk about what the hyped games and sleeper hits of Gen Con were, a rundown of various publisher info we saw, indie games of note, and what our favorite game of Gen Con 2015 was.

GUEST: David Gordon and Sean McNamara


  • A quick topic in a Gen Con recap? Don’t be silly. Move along.


  • The CR goes to Gen Con 2015! Here is a breakdown of the topics being discussed in Part Two:
    • 00:41 The New Hotness Games of 2015
    • 07:45 The Sleeper Hits of the convention
    • 21:07 Our mega recap of various publishers’ new and upcoming games we saw first-hand in the hall
    • 1:04:43 Indie / upcoming games we checked out at Gen Con – plus a few we missed that you should keep an eye on anyway
    • 1:18:00 Ryan & Erin’s favorite games of Gen Con 2015
    • 1:19:53+ Sleep


  • We are giving away a copy of NSKN’s 4X game Exodus: Proxima Centauri and the Edge of Extinction expansion! From now through August 14th, check out the latest Cardboard Republic YouTube video to find out how to enter and win.


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Audio Credits: Intro music track is “Swing!” by Bargo!, used under Creative Commons license.