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.
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On Board Games Round Table

Scott, Erik, & Donald discuss the care and feeding of new gamers

Board Game Podcast Award for Best Gateway Game

The guys

  • Give a summary of nominees
  • Announce winner
  • Discuss why winner is a great gateway game

Stoplight Review

Penguin from Fantasy Flight Games reviewed by Scott

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    Direct download: OBG_009_070821.mp3
    Category:board games -- posted at: 11:57pm EDT

    OBG 008: We Rule!

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    On Board Games News -

    Erik & Donald rant about poorly designed rules books.

    • Discuss games with poorly assembled rules and various formats
      • By the numbers
      • Starter rules
      • Multiple Books
      • Publisher rules supplemental explanation
    • Supplemental material on BGG
    • Review of Return of the Heroes

    Wandering Geek Promo

    Scott & Donald on Gaming in Libraries

    Stoplight Reviews

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    Direct download: OBG_008_070806.mp3
    Category:board games -- posted at: 10:18pm EDT