Tag: TotalCon

TotalCon 2015 with Steven Parenteau – Wargaming Recon #130

Steven Parenteau is the Event Director for TotalCon. He has also overseen the Roleplaying Game and Miniatures Gaming sections of GenCon. Steven provides a glimpse into TotalCon 2015. If you didn’t get to TotalCon in 2015 this episode will whet your appetite for 2016! Support Jonathan through PATREON

Are Small Game Conventions Dying Out? – Wargaming Recon #129

With the growing popularity of mega cons are smaller game conventions dying out? Jonathan addresses the question with his thoughts. Be sure to listen to the entire episode to hear an important announcement about the birth of Jonathan’s first child. Support Jonathan through PATREON

ReCast: TotalCon 2008 – Wargaming Recon #34

Due to illness and scheduling conflicts Aaron Bostian couldn’t do the show. So, NO NEW EPISODE right now. To make up for it we’re sharing this episode from the vault. The classic episode comes to you from the dark ages where the show had a different name. Since this is… Read More»

ReCast: 1775 the Boardgame Wargaming Recon #115

Hope you enjoy the first of two “Best of” 2014 episodes. This one focuses on the board game 1775: Rebellion. Originally released on June 9, 2014 the episode discussed the game, how to play, and why you should want to play it. This ReCast sheds further light on why I… Read More»

Holiday Gift Guide 2014 with Aaron Bostian – Wargaming Recon #125

Holiday Gift Guide 2014 with Aaron Bostian The Holiday Gift Guide 2014 aims to make it easier to shop for the special wargamers in our lives. In general shopping can be stressful and doubly so for wargamers. Special guest Aaron Bostian returns to the show to join Jonathan in creating… Read More»

Wargaming With Kids – Wargaming Recon #120

Wargaming With Kids Jonathan shares tips for adults hoping to get kids into wargaming. These are also useful for wargaming parents looking to find a wargaming event at which their child can play. Simplify the rules Fun is the goal Durability is important BONUS: Whenever you see the name Mike… Read More»