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.

Today we’ll talk to Jeff Large of Happy Mitten about Aether Magic

Aether Magic box

We also have a bonus inteview with Matt Riddle and Ben Pinchback, designers of Fleet and Floating Market, which is on Kickstarter now.

 

Sponsor: Bad Medcine

Other Kickstarters of interest

 

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Direct download: OBG_CFE_017_Aether_Magic_and_Floating_Market.mp3
Category:Crowd Funding Edition -- posted at: 12:55 AM

In this episode Erik and Don are joined by Bruce Voge of the Party Gamecast featuring the Party Gamecast and we talk about UnPub 5.

In the Review-a-palooza, Erik and Don look at:

  • Sheriff of Nottingham
  • Castles of Mad King Ludwig
  • Get Bit Deluxe
  • Warfighter Expansions
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Category:general -- posted at: 1:28 AM

Gil Hova, the owner of Formal Ferret Games, joins Isaac Shalev and Donald Dennis to talk about the Bad Medicine Kickstarter Campaign.

 

Bad Medicine box

Twitter: @gilhova

Stephen Buonocore of Stronghold Games also joins us to talk about his perspective on established publishers and Kickstarter campaigns. 

 

Other Kickstarters of Interest

 

 
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Direct download: OBG_CFE_16_Bad_Medicine.mp3
Category:Crowd Funding Edition -- posted at: 11:58 PM

In this episode Erik and Don are joined by Alex Singh of Bottom Shelf Boardgames to talk about changes in gaming tastes.

In the Review-a-palooza, Erik and Don look at:

  • Sellswords
  • Parade
  • Plucky Pilots
  • Splendor
  • The Broken Token
  • Patchwork
  • Imperial Assault
  • Illuminati
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Category:general -- posted at: 10:06 PM

Today we talk with Dirk Knemeyer from Conquistador Games  about Tesla vs. Edison and Prefundia. We also discuss Stronghold games and the evolving nature of Kickstarter. 

Cover, Tesla vs. Edison

Tesla vs. Edison lets 2-5 players become one of five pioneering electrical companies in 1880s-1890s America. Featuring a famous genius inventor, you compete to dominate the electric light and power industry via investing in new technology, claiming contracts around the country, and buying and selling stock from the various companies.

Project Prefundia Page
http://prefundia.com/projects/view/tesla-vs-edison/2566/

 

Other Kickstarters of Interest

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Direct download: OBG_CFE_15_teslavsedison.mp3
Category:Crowd Funding Edition -- posted at: 7:17 PM

In this episode Erik and Don are joined by Suzanne from Boardgame Breakfast to talk about electronics in board games.

In the Review-a-palooza, Erik and Don look at:

  • Field Commander Rommel
  • Gamescience Dice
  • Troll Hunt
  • Monsters and Maidens
  • Mummy's Treasure
  • Murano
  • Cockroach Poker
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Category:general -- posted at: 1:17 AM

Isaac and Erik are joined by Jamie from Monolith Board Games to talk about the current Kickstarter hotness: Conan!

 

Other Kickstarters of Interest:

  • Tiny Epic Galaxies
  • Spirits of the Rice Paddies
  • Sentinels of the Multiverse's Latest
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Direct download: obgcfe_014_Conan.mp3
Category:Crowd Funding Edition -- posted at: 9:45 PM

In this episode Erik is joined by Isaac and Lea Culliton from HABA Games to talk about kids games and bringing HABA games to the US.

http://www.habausa.com/

Rhino HeroOBG Logo

In the Review-a-palooza, Erik and Don look at:

  • Princes of the Dragon Throne
  • One Night Ultimate Werewolf Daybreak
  • Star Trek TNG Deckbuilder - The New Phase
  • Medina
  • Caveman Curling
  • Chopstick Mega Dexterity Challenge 3000
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Direct download: obg149_011115.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:33 PM

 

Isaac and Donald are joined by Michael Coe, owner of Gamelyn Games, the Tiny Epic Publisher to talk about Tiny Epic Galaxies.

Tiny Epic Galaxies Kickstarter

 Tiny Epic Galaxies

 

 

Other Kickstarters of interest

  • Goat Horn
  • ZNA
  • Lancaster Big Box
  • Medicine Whoops
  • Lord of the PIGS
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Direct download: OBG_CFE_013_Tiny_Epic_Galaxies.mp3
Category:Crowd Funding Edition -- posted at: 4:57 AM

In this episode, Don is joined by Phil and Rhea from Steve Jackson Games to talk about Munchkin

Munchkin Lootletter

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

  • Firefly: Blue Sun
  • Among the Stars
  • The Broken Token
  • The Battle At Kemble's Cascade
  • Colt Express
  • Warfighter
  • Dancing Eggs
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Direct download: obg148_122814.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:45 PM