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All Things Fun! Podcast: Back at the Franklin

The newest All Things Fun! Podcast is now online – Season 2: Episode #5 Back at the Franklin!

Join Ed Evans, Wes Hitchins and Jess Williams as they return to The Franklin Institute in downtown Philadelphia PA for the launch of the Body World 2 and The Brain Exhibition in this game-centric episode. Wes previews Z-Man’s Dungeon Lords and reviews AEG’s Adventurers. Ed reviews Mayfair Games’ Station Master and tries to convince Wes to donate his body to science. We also hear an interview with Mr. Anatomy and we meet All Things Fun!’s youngest fan!

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Show Map:
00:00: Intro
00:22: Opening
03:57: Body Worlds 2 & The Brain
08:28: People in the crowd (Paul from Camden)
09:18: Jess talks to Mr. Anatomy
10:03: Wes previews Dungeon Lords & reviews Adventurers
18:25: Ed talks Wes into donating his body to science
24:08: Ed reviews Station Master
29:36: People in the crowd (Mike from Clinton)
30:28: End Credits
32:07: End

Check it out here or direct download: ATFPodcast_S2_Ep05_01_18_10.mp3


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All Things Fun! Podcast – Live at the Franklin Institute

The All Things Fun! Podcast is back: “Season 2: Episode #3 LIVE at The Franklin Institute!”

Join Ed Evans, Wes Hitchins Jess Williams and the rest of the All Things Fun! Podcast gang as they broadcast LIVE from the Franklin Institute in Philadelphia, PA.

Ed and Wes talk a bit about the Franklin Institute, talk to excited patrons, preview the new game Arcane Legions from Wells Expeditions and review the game Space Alert from Rio Grande Games. Special thanks to the Franklin Institute for hosting the podcast and to our new producer, Jess Williams.

We’ll be back next month with our regular show, including the return of comic news with Glenn Walker and Allison Eckel.

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Show Map:

0:00 Intro
4:49 Why the Franklin?
14:52 Folks at the Franklin (Part 1, Rick from Boston)
15:51 Interview with Troy Collins, Senior VP, The Franklin Institute
22:59 Folks at the Franklin (Part 2, Rob and Beryl
26:59 Game Preview, Arcane Legions, Wells Expeditions
36:46 Folks at the Franklin (Part 3, Zack and Rob from Pennsauken NJ)
38:06 Folks at the Franklin (Part 4, Jennifer and Fred from Philadelphia)
39:20 Game Review, Space Alert, Rio Grande Games
47:24 Thanks!
49:16 End Credits
50:43 End

Check it out here!

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All Things Fun! Podcast – Live!

All Things Fun!
Podcast LIVE! at the Franklin Institute

Join the All Things Fun! Podcast team of Ed Evans and Wes Hitchins as they host a very special LIVE episode of the All Things Fun! Podcast from the Grand Attrium of the Franklin Institute in Philadelphia, PA on Saturday, July 25 from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM!

They will be talking about the Star Trek exhibit, giving away prizes and will have a sneak peek of the new game Arcane Legions from Wells Expeditions!

And don’t worry if you can’t make it to the Franklin for the LIVE show! The show will be posted on the website later that day!

All Things Fun! Podcast LIVE at The Franklin Institute
Saturday, 7/25 11 AM – 1 PM FREE!

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