The State of Games, Episode 59 – The One About The Hot Games of 2014

Posted by on Feb 7, 2014 in Articles of Note, Game News, Interviews, State of Games | 0 comments

stateofgameslogonewWe love reserved hyperbole (is that really a thing?) here at Dice Hate Me, so let me just say that, like all the years before, this coming year may just be the Greatest Year For Games Ever. With big titles sporting unique mechanics like Dead of Winter and SeaFall coming from Plaid Hat Games, a whole slew of indie upstarts shaking the establishment, and no fewer than 10 Dice Hate Me Games titles hitting the market, you can see that my hyperbole is warranted.

Links to important things mentioned on the podcast:

scovilleThe Unpub Network

The Dice Hate Me 54-Card Challenge

The Dice Hate Me 54-Card Challenge Finalists

TC Petty III’s Designer Ego

Ad Magic


Tiny Epic Kingdoms

Fleet: Arctic Bounty



This Town Ain’t Big Enough for the 2-4 of Us

Kombat Kittens

Draco Magi


Brew Crafters

La Isla

Dead of Winter

Desert Island


Steam Park


Xia: Legends of a Drift System

King of New York


Wok Star


Brew Crafters Travel Card Game

Pie Factory

The Fittest

Easy Breezy Travel Agency

Isle of Trains

Eggs & Empires

VivaJava Dice

Angry Dice


Machi Koro



Compounded (It’s here! Get your pre-orders in!)

The Great Heartland Hauling Co. (All copies have been hauled away – but we’re hoping to get more!)

VivaJava: The Coffee Game (Almost sold out!)

Carnival (Currently sold out – but we’re hoping to get more!)


And, finally:

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