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 episode, Don and Erik are joined by Eddie Campos from the Start Space podcast to talk about the nurturing new gamers.

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

  • Tiny Epic Kingdoms
  • Machi Koro
  • Trajan
  • Lewis & Clark
  • Rhino Hero
  • DC Deckbuilder Crisis
  • Small World

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In this week's episode, Isaac and Don discuss previews, shipping, and lamentations with Matt Loomis and talk about his new project from Minion Games, Dragonflame.

Our sponsor this episode is: Phoenix Covenant.

 
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Category:Crowd Funding Edition -- posted at: 2:31 AM

In this episode, Don and Erik are joined by Anthony Racano from the Cardboard Jungle to talk about the realities and misconceptions of board game media.

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

  • Core Worlds: Revolution
  • Suburbia, Inc.
  • Pandemic

Jon Maness joins us to talk about S.C.A.R.A.B. Con
http://s-c-a-r-a-b.com/ 

Pete and Donald will be attending Atomacon on November 15
http://atomacon.org/

We also introduce our new Patreon account:
http://www.patreon.com/obg
 
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Category:general -- posted at: 11:51 PM

In this week's episode, Isaac and Donald have TWO interviews and three questions.

First, Jordan Godard shares insights about his new game "Collapse", a deck-building game of doomsday prepping set at the eve of the apocalypse. 

Three questions with Sriraman Subbaraman, designer of Phoenix Covenant.

Then, friend of the show and successful Kickstarter creator Robert Burke joins us to dish about his bluffing and deduction game "Operation F.A.U.S.T."

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Category:Crowd Funding Edition -- posted at: 3:38 AM

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
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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/

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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
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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
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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