Podcasts

  • Matt and Josh take the Fatcast out of the basement on the road to Averyfest. We promised interviews with some of the top names in AT game design. What we got was 5 hours worth of blackmail tape.

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  • Matt and Josh fended off the hoards in the WBC open gaming room to secure this card table so that they could get the scoop on new games just for you.   

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  • Even better than Part One

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  • Josh and Matt chew the fat about Ascending Empires, Battlestar Galactica, Trashfest and more stuff that they is cool.

  • Interviews with Stan Hilinski, Torbin Sherwood, and a late night trip to Taco Bell with Grant Dalgliesh.

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  • This episode of the FatCast was recorded by Engineer Al at the lake house, yeah that's right, a fucking lake house. We cover Mage Wars, Merchant of Venus, ConnCon, D&D Next, Dungeon Crawl Classics RPG, Classic SciFi books and a bunch of other nonsense nerds are into. Josh hates women, Matt hates podcasts and special guest Jeff Luce hates ConSimWorld. Plus, Who's the hottest Avenger & a Hobbit sing-a-long!

     

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  • Join Matt and Josh at the World Boardgame Championships 2013 where they insult Steve Buonocore of Stronghold Games for 45 minutes. In theory they also talk about Space Cadets: Dice Duels, Time & Space, Going Going Gone and other new/upcoming Stronghold releases. They also drop the hot scoop of a previously unannounced third game in the Space Cadets series.

     

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  • Matt and Josh are still at WBC 2013! They talk War Party and outsider design with Larry Bogucki, learn what's up at GMT with Andy Lewis, and talk about Darkest Night and dwarven fashion tips with Jeremy Lennert. Also, Jabba the Hutt & Shaggy vs Batman! Who would you rather be?

     

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  • Welcome the pilot episode of the Nerd Trap, a Star Trek Podcast.

    World famous podcaster Josh Look has gathered three of his friends, each with a different perspective on Star Trek, to watch each episode of the original series in sequential order. These freinds discuss, debate and critique these episodes, examine the impact of Star trek on each of them personally, and share their enthusiasm for this extrodanary science fiction television series.

     

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  • Josh Look and friends discuss Charlie X, the nature of compassion, Vulcan music, and wrestling tights.

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  • Josh Look and friends discuss Where No Man Has Gone Before, the second Star Trek pilot.

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  • Josh Look and friends discuss The Naked Time, the fourth episode of Star Trek. http://fortressat.com/images/audio/NerdTrap04.mp3

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  • Josh Look and friends discuss The Enemy Within, the fifth episode of Star Trek.

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  • Matt Loter went to WBC and all we got was this #!@*ing podcast.
    The first of a two part World Boardgaming Championship special edition of the FATcast with interviews of boardgame publishers, designers and WBC participants. Plus two very special messages from Will Kenyon. Can you find both of them?

     

  • Matt Loter went to WBC and all we got was this #!@*ing podcast.
    The second of a two part World Boardgaming Championship special edition of the FATcast with interviews of boardgame publishers, designers and WBC participants. Plus a very special spelling lesson from Will Kenyon.

  • In this episode we discuss Attika and Pax Porfiriana. Is Attika the Medusa of German family games? And how do you pronounce Porfiriana

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  • The first episode of a new FatCast series. One game. Two opinions. Fifteen minutes.

    In this episode we discuss Quantum. It has a space theme, but does that mean it is a space game?

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  • One game. Three opinions. Fifteen minutes.

    In this episode we discuss Thunder Alley with special guest Dan Raspler (game designer of Space Cadets: Away Missions, and writer for Realm of Larp). Thunder Alley is a NASCAR themed game, but does that mean you have to shop at Walmart to enjoy it?

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  • This episode we are covering what we found at Gen Con the good and the bad, tariffs, and a big rebrand of a well known icon in the board game industry.

  • Josh and Al check into The Bloody Inn and find themselves in over their heads as the bodies pile up.  They get out when they climb into their giant space mechs and unite the clans in Starship Samurai!