Tag: 40k

Wargaming Recon #111: How Jonathan Became a Wargamer

How Jonathan Became a Wargamer Listener Andrew submitted a question on Facebook asking how Jonathan got into wargaming. In this episode Jonathan answers. The tale begins with Warhammer 40k, touches down at War at Sea, then finishes with Henry Hyde and historical wargaming. Stone Ape Podcast #19: New England Gaming… Read More»

Wargaming Recon #102: An Academic Study of Wargamers with Ian Cross & Aaron Bostian

An Academic Study of Wargamers with Ian Cross & Aaron Bostian Ever wondered if the stereotypical American wargamer is accurate? Y’know the one I mean. It’s the one where American wargamers are pigeonholed as: male white upper middle-class politically conservative or politically disinterested / apolitical “geeky” or “nerdy” unshowered, smelly,… Read More»

Wargaming Recon #98: Battleground Games & Hobbies

Battleground Games & Hobbies Battleground Games & Hobbies is the successful game store in southeastern Massachusetts. It is a model for all game stores. Guests for this special episode are: Derek Lloyd, owner of Battleground Games & Hobbies Chase Laquidara, manager of Battleground’s Plainville store Drew McCarthy, gamer and long-time… Read More»

Wargaming Recon #86: Angelia – TotalCon’s Promotional Director

Angelia Parenteau – TotalCon’s Promotional Director. Long term listeners may recall Episode 69: Angelia Heroux & TotalCon when I first chatted with Angelia, newly married, about Total Confusion LLC (TotalCon). TotalCon is New England’s largest tabletop gaming convention. This time we discuss Total Confusion 27. Plenty of great events are… Read More»

CWF Game Cast Episode 55: Deceased Estates 101

Hosts Jonathan J. Reinhart and Tom Barbalet have a fun-filled time discussing a myriad of topics. Tom cites the rebirth of Neil Shuck’s Incoming 2.0 Podcast, which Neil credits Jonathan as the inspiration. Jonathan opens the mail bag with listener feedback covering Warlord Games’ Black Powder rules. He explains the… Read More»

CWF Game Cast Episode 53: Drew McCarthy and The Gate Stormers

Host Jonathan J. Reinhart interviews his friend and fellow gamer, Drew McCarthy of The Gate Stormers. The two sat down for a chat, replicating what they often do at Battleground Games & Hobbies. Drew talks about his love for role-playing games (RPGs) such as those for the World of Darkness… Read More»