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, Donald is joined by Juliana and Ariel of Wild Optimists to talk about creating a press mailer for  the digital release for Sony and Think Jam’s Escape Room movie.
 
 
 
(25:10) After the break, they continue their talk about their designs and escape games.
 

Sony Mailer: 

https://vimeo.com/339020801


Flashback:

https://www.amazon.com/Mattel-Games-Escape-Room-Box/dp/B07NMGXQHH

 
Wild Optimists:

www.wildoptimists.com

 
Be sure to check out the Pre Order for Endeavor: Age of Expansion.
 
Inverse Genius: http://www.inversegenius.com/

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Direct download: obg360_072919.mp3
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In this episode, Don and Erik talk with Adam Cetnerowski about the games they've played lately including:
  • Choose Your Own Adventure: Against the Evil Master
  • Betrayal Legacy
  • Pandemic Legacy Season 2
  • Murder at the Paisleys
  • Slay the Spire
  • Kingdom New Lands
  • Star Wars Outer Rim
  • Terraforming Mars
  • Time Stories: Estella Drive
 
 
 
(34:54) After the break, they talk about what we look for in cooperative games.
 
Be sure to check out the Pre Order for Endeavor: Age of Expansion.
 
Inverse Genius: http://www.inversegenius.com/

On Board Games is a proud member of the Punch Board Media Group.

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Direct download: obg359_072219.mp3
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In this episode, Don talks with Isaac Shalev and Geoff Engelstein about the games they've played lately including:
  • Smartphone Inc.
  • Gentis
  • Escape Plan
  • Escape Room The Game: Murder Mystery
  • Horizons
  • Battle for Paternia
 
 
 
(22:54) After the break, they talk about categorizing game mechanics and the book they wrote.
 
Be sure to check out the Pre Order for Endeavor: Age of Expansion.
 
Inverse Genius: http://www.inversegenius.com/

On Board Games is a proud member of the Punch Board Media Group.

Patreon account: http://www.patreon.com/obg
Twitter: @onboardgames
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Direct download: obg358_071519.mp3
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In this episode, Don talks about his experience at ALA and he and Erik talk about the games they've played lately including:
  • World of Warships
  • Rocksmith
  • Scythe
  • Mixtape Massacre
  • Oceans
  • Illimat
  • History Plunge and Geo Plunge
  • My First Castle Panic
  • Invasion of the Cow Snatchers
  • Balance Beans
  • Cat Crimes
  • The Thing
 
 
 
(40:37) After the break, they talk about what a sandbox game is and how to make a good one.
 
Be sure to check out the Pre Order for Endeavor: Age of Expansion.
 
Inverse Genius: http://www.inversegenius.com/

On Board Games is a proud member of the Punch Board Media Group.

Patreon account: http://www.patreon.com/obg
Twitter: @onboardgames
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Direct download: obg357_070819.mp3
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In this episode, Isaac and Kathleen talk about games they've played lately including:
  • Bob Ross Art of Chill
  • Rajas of the Gangese
  • Zombie Kidz Evolution
  • Catan: The Big Game
 
 
 
(34:47) After the break, they talk all about the UK Games Expo (and hotels and drinks recommendations).
 
Be sure to check out the Kickstarter for Endeavor: Age of Expansion, starting June 18th.
 
Inverse Genius: http://www.inversegenius.com/

On Board Games is a proud member of the Punch Board Media Group.

Patreon account: http://www.patreon.com/obg
Twitter: @onboardgames
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On Board Games Guild at Board Game Geek

Direct download: obg356_070119.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:30am EDT