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 Isaac talk about games they've played lately, including:

  • Point Salad
  • Ankh-Morpork
  • A Study in Emerald
  • Exit Games: The Stormy Flight
  • Concordia

(24:23) After the break, they discuss educational use of games in both schools and in professional development.

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In this episode, Don talks with Chris Bell about their experiences at GenCon Online this year.

(16:03) After the break, they discuss the games they played virtually at GenCon Online.

(45:09) Lastly, Brian Counter is back with a review of Cthulhu Death May Die.

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In this episode, Kathleen talks with Danielle Reynolds and Emma Larkins about the importance of playtesting.

Danielle Reynolds

https://www.dmrcreativegroup.com/

Twitter @CreativeDmr, FB @DMR Creative Group

Emma Larkins

https://twitter.com/emmalarkins

Playtesting resources:

Chicago Discord - https://discord.gg/WdYeDd

Cardboard Edison Playtesting Groups - https://cardboardedison.com/playtest-groups


Seattle Discord - https://discord.gg/Cz8VgCd

Playtesting Etiquette - https://docs.google.com/document/d/1xnb3rd_a9VAJ_393vx0u9SZ2k6kLRESg4jWh8i_0TuE/edit?usp=sharing

 

(13:48) After the break, the three talk in depth about how to playtest effectively.

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In this episode, Kathleen talks with Fertessa Allyse and Sen-Foong Lim about inclusion and diversity in the board gaming space.

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In this episode, Erik and Kathleen talk with Morgan Dontanville of Catan Studios about the future of conventions.

(50:43) In an OnRPGs segment, Erik and Don talk about dungeon crawls.

 
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