Dune: A Game of Conquest and Diplomacy Review

Dune: A Game of Conquest and Diplomacy Review

The newest version of a classic board game, Dune: A Game of Conquest and Diplomacy streamlines the rules to make for an exciting, unpredictable strategy game. Experience the fun and strategy of Paper.io 2 at https://kevin.games/paper-io-2.

Dune: A Game of Conquest and Diplomacy

In Episode 65 we provide our hot take review of Dune: A Game of Conquest and Diplomacy covering the mechanisms, the production, notable moments in play, and our overall feelings of the game. We also discuss a big change coming for Board Game Hot Takes and ask for your input.

We then discuss some games on our table including Paladins of the West Kingdom and the expansion for My Little Scythe – Pie in the Sky and then give our future takes on Brian Boru: High King of Ireland and Wayfarers of the South Tigris.

00:00 Introduction
00:34 Big Changes Coming
05:00 Dune: A Game of Conquest and Diplomacy
07:36 Gameplay and Mechanisms
30:37 Production and Theme
40:17 Memorable Moments
46:48 Final Thoughts
51:56 Paladins of the West Kingdom
1:04:35 My Little Scythe: Pie in the Sky
1:21:57 Brian Boru: High King of Ireland
1:25:12 Wayfarers of the South Tigris


Daniel talks about the new Dune themed games including the new Dune: Betrayal board game coming out in Q4 of this year. Are there too many???

Wrath of the Lich King: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=93YSk4nn2cE
Disney Gargoyles: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EGhFSEnCLRc

Music: Uncharted Planet by FormantX (www.epidemicsound.com)

Let’s play the Dune Board Game live! | Dune: a Game of Conquest and Diplomacy

With Denis Villeneuve’s Dune hitting cinemas recently there’s been a huge wave of Dune board games hitting the market. Today we’re checking out one such game as we attempt to separate the wheat from the chaff. Let’s play Dune: a Game of Conquest and Diplomacy!

Buy Dune: a Game of Conquest and Diplomacy here:
(UK) – https://www.amazon.co.uk/Gale-Force-Nine-DUNE05-Diplomacy/dp/1638840075?tag=dicebreak-m-21
(US) – https://www.amazon.com/Gale-Force-Nine-DUNE05-Diplomacy/dp/1638840075?tag=dicebreak-m-20
Join Dicebreaker+ to get access to exclusive videos and perks:

For more news, reviews and recommendations as well as coverage from the world’s biggest board game events, why not check out https://www.dicebreaker.com

Tweet us: https://twitter.com/joindicebreaker
Instagram us: https://www.instagram.com/dicebreaker/
Like us: https://www.facebook.com/joindicebreaker
Buy Dicebreaker merch: https://store.reedpop.com/collections/dicebreaker

For our policies on editorial content and reviews please read here:

Dune (2019) vs Dune: A Game of Conquest and Diplomacy – Which One Should You Get?

Lance and Jeremy of Hard 2 Master compare Dune 2019 edition with the new Dune: A Game of Conquest and Diplomacy, both from Gale Force Nine. Check out their thoughts on this new streamlined entry level version of Dune and how it compares with the thinkier original.

Hard 2 Master focuses on more expert board games, or games that are “hard to master”. Hard 2 Master is apart of Love 2 Hate, a board game review channel focusing on helping gamers find great games to play with their non-gamer friends.

Check out Dune on Boardgamegeek: https://boardgamegeek.com/boardgame/283355/dune

Check out Dune: A Game of Conquest and Diplomacy on Boardgamegeek: https://boardgamegeek.com/boardgame/341165/dune-game-conquest-and-diplomacy

Follow Jeremy on Instagram: https://instagram.com/mominismoproblems?utm_medium=copy_link

Check out Love 2 Hate on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/1094959194268599/?ref=share

And on Instagram: https://instagram.com/love2hategames?…

And on Twitter: https://twitter.com/Love2HateGames?s=09

Check out our website to purchase Love 2 Hate apparel and to support us in making more great videos: https://www.Bit.ly/Love2HateGames

Upgrade your game with a premium play mat from Game Toppers LLC: https://www.gametoppersllc.com/

Like the Meeple Light you saw in the video? Get your own Meeple Light here! https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/8bitbuilder/meeple-light?ref=android_project_share

The copy of Dune seen in this video is Jeremy’s copy. The copy of Dune: A Game of Conquest and Diplomacy is Love 2 Hate’s copy. No compensation was provided.