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, Erik and Don talk with Marc Specter from the Grand Gamers Guild about some games they've played lately:

  • Endeavor Age of Sail
  • Horrified
  • Fabled Fruit
  • Muse
  • Tabletop Simulator
  • Humboldt's Great Voyage
  • Bees
  • Rail Baron
  • Gaslands

 

(25:17) Next the three talk about the impact of the current crisis on smaller game companies.

(54:15) Lastly, Brian Counter is back, this time taking a look at the Alexa skill 3%.
 
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In this episode, Don and Bruce talk with Mike from Lone Shark Games about trading and negotiation in games.

Check out the Lords of Vegas 19th Anniversary: Underworld and Boss Bundle on Kickstarter. 

Reminder: We are also asking you to get in on the act. Send us your best parody song(s) by April 25, 2020 to be entered in to a contest for a $50 gift card to Miniature Market. You will not be judged on the quality of your singing but rather the creativeness of your content.

If you do not wish your entry to be played on a future show, please include that in the submission. All submissions can be sent to onboardgamesmailbag@gmail.com

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In this episode, Erik and Don talk about some games they've played lately:

Gloomhaven (computer)

Xia: Legends of the Drift

Don's online convention

Then they talk about:

  • Frosthaven
  • Collection culling
  • Game choice
  • Game reviews
  • Looking at the good parts about games

We are also asking you to get in on the act. Send us your best parody song(s) by April 25, 2020 to be entered in to a contest for a $50 gift card to Miniature Market. You will not be judged on the quality of your singing but rather the creativeness of your content.

If you do not wish your entry to be played on a future show, please include that in the submission. All submissions can be sent to onboardgamesmailbag@gmail.com

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

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In this episode, Erik and Kathleen play some fun parody songs about boardgames.

You read that right.

(12:50) The Game - sung by Erik Dewey

(18:49) What's this - sung by Errol

(27:04) No Thanks - sung by Kathleen Mercury

(31:20) Relax - sung by Erik Dewey

(37:30) Space Elevator - sung by Isaac Shalev

(43:28) The Final Stronghold - sung by Erik Dewey

 

We are also asking you to get in on the act. Send us your best parody song(s) by April 25, 2020 to be entered in to a contest for a $50 gift card to Miniature Market. You will not be judged on the quality of your singing but rather the creativeness of your content.

If you do not wish your entry to be played on a future show, please include that in the submission. All submissions can be sent to onboardgamesmailbag@gmail.com

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

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