On Board Games
A show about board and card games. The guys of On Board Games discuss games from the viewpoints of new and expert players, reviewers, and people from the industry, to allow listeners insight into the gaming hobby so they can enjoy games more thoroughly.

In this fine episode of OBG: Crowdfunding Edition, Isaac and Donald discuss dragons, flames, yet ANOTHER chess variant, and get the skinny on Lanterns: The Harvest Festival with Randy Hoyt of Foxtrot Games.

 

Check out Lanterns: The Harvest Festival
https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/foxtrotgames/lanterns-the-harvest-festival

 

Show Sponsor

https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/477958295/collapse-a-deck-building-game-of-doomsday-prepping

 

Direct download: obgcfe_007_lanterns.mp3
Category:Crowd Funding Edition -- posted at: 11:49 AM

In this episode, Don and Erik are joined by Bruce Voge from the Party Game Cast featuring the Party Game Cast to talk about gimmicks in games.

In the review-a-palooza, Don and Erik review:

  • Gold Ahoy
  • Heroes Wanted
  • Imperial
RSS Feed: http://onboardgames.libsyn.com/rss
Email us: onboardgames.net@gmail.com
On Board Games Guild at Board Game Geek
Direct download: obg143_101214.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:58 AM

In this episode we talk to Andrew Federspiel, founder of Knapsack Games, about his current campgain for the fast-paced party game Knee Jerk. We also play a rousing game of "Will it Fund?" and talk about the successful funding of Bomb Squad by Tasty Minstrel Games

Sponsors: 

Apocalypse: Galactic Arena 
https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/storyceptiongames/apocalypse-galactic-arena

Collapse
http://collapsecards.com/

Direct download: obgcfe_006_kneejerk.mp3
Category:Crowd Funding Edition -- posted at: 11:36 AM

In this episode, Don and Erik are joined by Stephen Buonocore from Stronghold Games and Mike Fitzgerald, designer of Diamonds.

In the review-a-palooza, Don and Erik review:

  • Villainy
  • Holiday Fluxx
  • Love Letter
  • Vichi
  • Johari
  • Homesteaders
RSS Feed: http://onboardgames.libsyn.com/rss
Email us: onboardgames.net@gmail.com
On Board Games Guild at Board Game Geek
Direct download: obg142_092814.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:07 AM

In this episode, Don and Erik are joined by All Us Geeks' Jeff King to talk about Protospiels and Unpubs.

In the review-a-palooza, Don and Erik review:

  • A Duel Betwixt Us
  • Tapple
  • Doomtown Reloaded
  • Carrier Strike
RSS Feed: http://onboardgames.libsyn.com/rss
Email us: onboardgames.net@gmail.com
On Board Games Guild at Board Game Geek
Direct download: obg140_091414.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:35 PM

In this episode, Erik and Don talk with Isaac Shalev about his recent Kickstarter for Chronosphere.

Direct download: obgcfe_005_chronosphere.mp3
Category:Crowd Funding Edition -- posted at: 1:19 AM

In this episode, Don and Erik are joined by Isaac Shalev to talk about gaming with children.

In the review-a-palooza, Don and Erik review:

  • Diamonds
  • Space Cadet Dice Duels: Die Fighter
  • Among the Stars
  • Compounded Chemical Chaos
  • Monopoly
RSS Feed: http://onboardgames.libsyn.com/rss
Email us: onboardgames.net@gmail.com
On Board Games Guild at Board Game Geek
Direct download: obg140_090114.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:06 PM

In this episode, Don and Erik are joined by Suzanne Sheldon to talk about apps and electronics in games.

In the review-a-palooza, Don and Erik review:

  • Star Realms
  • King's Forge
  • Magnum Opus
  • Formula De
RSS Feed: http://onboardgames.libsyn.com/rss
Email us: onboardgames.net@gmail.com
On Board Games Guild at Board Game Geek
Direct download: obg139_081714.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 3:04 AM

In this episode, Don and Erik are joined by Brian Counter to talk about older games and gaming while visually impaired.

In the review-a-palooza, Don and Erik review:

  • Rockwell
  • Race Formula 90
  • Power Grid
RSS Feed: http://onboardgames.libsyn.com/rss
Email us: onboardgames.net@gmail.com
On Board Games Guild at Board Game Geek
Direct download: obg138_080314.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:28 PM

In this episode, Don and Pete are joined by Nate Brett to talk about marketing and board games.

In the review-a-palooza, Don and Erik review:

  • Hanabi
  • Infiltraion
  • Concordia
  • The Game of Life
RSS Feed: http://onboardgames.libsyn.com/rss
Email us: onboardgames.net@gmail.com
On Board Games Guild at Board Game Geek
Direct download: obg137_072014.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:57 PM