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.
OBG 022: Print and Play Games Contest
Announcement/refresher - the Music for the show.

OBG Mail Bag
Links for Chris about getting someone to play your games
Getting Your Game Collection into Play http://onboardgames.libsyn.com/index.php?post_id=226530
Gateway Games: The First Hit is Free http://onboardgames.libsyn.com/index.php?post_id=248032

Round Table
Print and Play Games Scott, Erik, & Donald
No links provided for making your own board tutorial. Sorry. I blame Erik.
For more info on print and play games, check out the Print and Play podcast which has recently moved. http://www.printandplay.co.uk/

Correspondent Segment
Games in Education - Giles discusses the stigma of games in schools, and curriculum support justification of including them in the classroom.


Sorry for the delay of podcast, but we had an emergency in the family that had to take precidence. Connie's sister has disappeared. If you are in the area around NY state, and would be willing to hand out fliers, or could help us get keep this in the news, please let me know.

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Direct download: OBG_022_080423.mp3
Category:board games -- posted at: 11:15pm EST

Emergency Delay of Podcast I’ve been very busy dealing with a family emergency, so the episode that was supposed to drop today will be delayed for up to a week.
Direct download: Late_episode.mp3
Category:board games -- posted at: 8:40pm EST

OBG 021: Interview Episode

As an April Fools special we are ignoring our established format and sharing a couple interviews from my trip to Prez Con this spring. We have two interviews, one with designer Andrew Parks and one with Pete Fenlon the CEO of Mayfair Games.

Episode Content
A short blurb about the contest.

Andrew and I talk about

  • His history in the gaming industry
  • How to approach a publisher and get a game seriously considered
  • Eurogamer or Amerigamer?
  • Game events

Andrew Parks Games Mentioned

Scott Sigler Promo

Giles previews a game book!

  • Gamer's Companion to Shakespeare

Wandering Geek Promo

Pete Fenlon and I talk about

  • Mayfair supporting Pulp Gamer
  • Mayfair's maximum discount policy
  • Do we really need a new edition of Settlers?
  • The Phalanx line
  • Catan Dice Game

We will get back to our normal format, and future interviews will appear in episodes like other segments.

Direct download: OBG_021_080401.mp3
Category:interview -- posted at: 10:59pm EST