On Board Games
A show about board and card games. The folks 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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Syndication

In this episode, Don and Erik talk about Gloomhaven and then dive into reviews of:
 
  • Heroes of Land, Air, and Sea
  • Funky Chicken
  • Noria
  • Monster Match
  • Gang Rush Breakout
  • Cahoots
  • Lock Paper Scissors: The Lost Mummy
  • SteamRollers
  • Memoarrr!
  • Dark Moon: Shadow Corp

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On Board Games Guild at Board Game Geek

Direct download: obg296_043018.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:30am EDT

In this episode, Don and Erik talk about some recent posts in the guild and games they've played lately, including:
  • Heroes of Land, Air, and Sea
  • Gloomhaven
  • Terraforming Mars
  • Codenames Duet
 
(20:00) Following that, the two welcome Michael Coe from Gamelyn games to talk about the Kickstarter lifecycle.
 
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On Board Games Guild at Board Game Geek

Direct download: obg295_042318.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:30am EDT

In this episode, Don is joined by Nick Mariner and Prof-emeritus Lazer Books himself, Chris Barter, to talk about games they've played lately, including:
  • Flow of History
  • Ascension
  • DC Deck Builder: Teen Titans
  • Can't Stop
  • Sushi Go
  • Noria
  • Heroes of Land, Air, and Sea
  • Charterstone
 
 
(30:36) Following that, the trio talk about geek intersections in the hobby. How we can nerd out on non-game things.
 
(1:25:49) Lastly, Brian Counter talks about the Alexa game Wayne Investigation
 
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On Board Games Guild at Board Game Geek

Direct download: obg294_041618.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:30am EDT

In this episode, Erik and Don are joined by Michael Fox to talk about games they've played lately, including:
  • Gloomhaven
  • Terraforming Mars
  • Illimat
  • Welcome to Your Perfect Home
  • SteamRollers
  • Nations: The Dice Game
  • Through the Ages the App
 
 
(40:23) Following that, the trio talk about themes and licenses that make you like a game more than maybe you should.
 
(1:18:22) Lastly, Don, Erik, and Giles grab the last letter from the Dear On Board Games mailbag. Please send more in to onboardgames.net@gmail.com
 
 
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On Board Games Guild at Board Game Geek

Direct download: obg293_040918.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:30am EDT

In this episode, Erik and Don talk about games they've played including:
  • Gloomhaven
  • Codepillar
  • Oh My Goods
  • Magic: The Gathering - Unstable Draft
  • Bohnanza
  • C-Jump
  • Flux
  • Roller Coaster Challenge
 
 
(23:52) Following that, the duo talk about this month's triple-play topic: Zombie games!
 
(1:07:18) Lastly, Don, Erik, and Giles grab another letter from the Dear On Board Games mailbag.
 
 
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On Board Games Guild at Board Game Geek

Direct download: obg292_040218.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:30am EDT