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Join Chris and Brandon as they continue their journey through the prestigious Spiel des Jahres Award and it's winners. This week we focus on the years 1990 - 2000.

1990 - Hoity Toity

1991- Wacky Wacky West

1992 - Um Reifenbreite

1993 - Call My Bluff

1994 - Manhattan

1995 - Settlers of Catan

1996 - El Grande

1997 - Mississippi Queen

1998 - Elfenland

1999 - Tikal

2000 - Torres

Direct download: SDJ_1990_-_2000_Mixed_and_Finalized.mp3
Category:Board Games -- posted at: 7:00am CDT

Join Patrick and Chad as they sit down and chat with the fine folks of The Board Boys Podcast. 

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Direct download: board_boys_v3.mp3
Category:Board Games -- posted at: 7:20pm CDT

Join Chris Wray and Brandon Kempf as they journey through the winners of the prestigious Spiel des Jahres Award. This week they tackle the beginnings, 1979 - 1989.

1979 - Hare & Tortoise

1980 - Rummikub

1981 - Focus

1982 - Enchanted Forest

1983 - Scotland Yard

1984 - Dampfross

1985 - Sherlock Holmes Consulting Detective

1986 - Heimlich & Co

1987 - Auf Achse

1988 - Barbarossa

1989 - Cafe International

 

Direct download: SDJ_1979_-_1989.output.mp3
Category:Board Games -- posted at: 7:00am CDT

Week 164

Intro

Brandon Babbles 1:01

  • Carcassonne Amazonas
  • The Mind
  • Skull
  • Coloretto
  • Karuba The Card Game
  • Who Did It?
  • Zooloretto
  • Super Secret Game That I Can’t Talk About Yet
  • Medici
  • Keltis Das Kartenspiel
  • Kingdoms
  • Targi
  • Lost Cities To Go
  • Azul
  • Winners Circle
  • Kerala
  • Downforce
  • Tiki Topple
  • Manhattan

The Thing With That Is witch Chad McCallum 15:01

  • Decrypto

The Board Game Challeged with Denman Scofield 19:53

  • Retro Loonacy     
  • Circle the Wagons     
  • Limes     
  • Avignon: A Clash of Popes     
  • Bomb Squad     
  • The Castles of Burgundy     
  • Finished!     
  • Fugitive
  • Heaven & Ale     
  • Herbalism     
  • Pentaquark     
  • At the Gates of Loyang     
  • Bora Bora     
  • Bruxelles 1893     
  • Bus     
  • Byzanz     
  • Century: Spice Road     
  • Council of Verona     
  • Deception: Murder in Hong Kong     
  • Exit: The Game – The Secret Lab     
  • Kamisado     
  • Kingsburg (Second Edition)     
  • Lords of Scotland     
  • PAX     
  • Robinson Crusoe: Adventures on the Cursed Island     
  • Russian Railroads     
  • Saint Petersburg (second edition)     
  • Santo Domingo     
  • De Stijl     
  • Tybor der Baumeister   

Patrick Hillier, The Over the Hillier Gamer 39:34

  • Chicken Caesar
  • Startups
  • Medici
  • Downforce
  • Monikers
  • Concordia
  • Hang on Harvey!
  • Meow
  • Qwirkle
  • Rock Me Archimedes
  • The Fox in the Forest
  • High Society
  • BONK
  • Alien Frontiers
  • Glory to Rome - Original
  • Talo
  • Dice City
  • Sagrada
  • Flash Point: Fire Rescue 2nd story and Tragic Events Deck
  • Seikatsu
  • Castles of Mad King Ludwig

Learning From and Through Board Games with Jamie Maltman 53:36

  • Through the Ages: A New Story of Civilization
  • The Ladybug's Costume Party
  • Sagrada
  • Potlatch: A Game About Economics
  • Problem Picnic: Attack of the Ants
  • Codenames: Pictures
  • Oh My Goods!
  • Favelas
  • Rhino Hero: Super Battle
  • Game of Thrones: The Iron Throne
  • Pandemic: Rising Tide
  • Ginkgopolis
  • Onirim
  • Rolling America
  • Alex's Mega Man Game: Mega Man 2
  • Snowdonia
  • Kanban: Automotive Revolution
  • Sylvion
  • Nautilion
  • Discoveries
  • John Company
  • Noxford
  • Mega Man: The Board Game



Direct download: Week_164_2.mp3
Category:Board Games -- posted at: 7:57pm CDT

Week 163

Spotlight On…. With Eric Buscemi :29

  • Fireball Island talk with JR Honeycutt of Restoration Games

The Board Game Challenge with Denman Scofield 11:29

The Thing With That Is 31:10

  • Burgle Bros

The Over the Hillier Gamer, Patrick Hillier 35:29

  • Paramedics: Clear! - Smirk & Dagger
  • Exit: The Secret Lab
  • Cribbage
  • Pandemic Legacy: Season 2
  • Roll Player: Monsters & Minions
  • Unlock: The Formula
  • Exit: The Pharaoh's Tomb
  • Exit: Secret Lab
  • Escape the Room: Mystery at Stargazer’s Manor

Learning From and Through Board Games with Jamie Maltman 50:07

  • Through the Ages: A New Story of Civilization app
  • *Castell*
  • Spirit Island + promo spirit
  • The Networks
  • Roll for It! Deluxe
  • Ice Cool
  • Kingdom Builder
  • Lisboa
  • Queendomino
  • Transatlantic
  • John Company
  • Alex's Mega Man Card Game
  • *Fireball Island at Snakes and Lattes Midtown*

Kerensa and Brandon Babble 1:06:39

  • Moon City Con Wrap Up

Board Game Breakdown with Joshua Acosta 1:33:23

  • Chess
  • The Great Zimbabwe
  • Card City XL
  • The Castles of Burgundy: The Card Game
  • Lisboa
  • Chicago Express (formerly Wabash Cannonball)
  • Tesla vs. Edison: Powering Up!
Direct download: Week_163.mp3
Category:Board Games -- posted at: 8:51pm CDT

This week, Kerensa, Chris, John and Brandon sit back and they discuss board game themes. This was brought about from listening to a couple older shows from Mark Johnson's wonderful Board Games to Go podcast. Episode 104: Board Game Themes and Episode 125: Board Game Themes for Grown Ups 

Direct download: Capital_City_Cardboard_Critics_3_Final.mp3
Category:Board Games -- posted at: 8:00pm CDT

Week 162

Board Game Breakdown with Joshua Acosta :29

  • T.I.M.E Stories (no Spoilers)
  • Sheriff of Nottingham
  • Bohnanza The Duel
  • Lemonade Stand
  • Last Will
  • Viticulture
  • Feudum
  • Captive

 

 

Board Gaming Challenged with Denman Scofield 24:17

  • Hanabi
  • Circle the Wagons
  • Clans of Caledonia
  • Finished!
  • The Manhattan Project: Energy Empire
  • Okey Dokey
  • Santorini
  • Sid Meier's Civilization: A New Dawn
  • Sunset Over Water
  • The Bloody Inn
  • Exit: The Game – The Pharaoh's Tomb
  • Forbidden Desert
  • Jaipur
  • The Lost Expedition
  • Manila
  • Odin's Ravens (second edition)
  • ORC
  • Parade
  • Petrichor
  • Pi mal Pflaumen
  • The Pillars of the Earth
  • Red7
  • The Shipwreck Arcana
  • Spirit Island
  • Ulm
  • Pandemic Legacy: Season 2
  • Coffee Roaster

The Over the Hillier Gamer, Patrick Hillier 47:33

  • Agra
  • Telestrations
  • Say Anything
  • Caylus
  • Qwixx
  • Stone Age
  • Ora et Labora
  • Gloomhaven

Spotlight On…. with Eric Buscemi 1:01:36

  • Culling a Collection G2S Style

Learning From and Through Board Games with Jamie Maltman 1:12:55

  • Online:
  • Terra Mystica
  • Castles of Burgundy
  • Through the Ages: A New Story of Civilization app
  • Offline:
  • Calimala
  • Stuffed Fables
  • Sticky Chameleons
  • Rock, Paper, Wizard
  • Santorini
  • Concordia + Aegyptus
  • Piggyback Brigade
  • Smile
  • For Sale
  • PitchCar
  • Meeple Circus
  • Rising Sun as a family
  • The Palace of Mad King Ludwig
  • Herbaceous
  • BreakoutCon!
  • Gaia Project
  • Scythe + *The Wind Gambit*
  • Taluva + expansion
  • Battlestar Galactica
  • *Sakura*
  • Sidereal Confluence: Trading and Negotiation in the Elysian Quadrant
  • *For-Ex*
  • Kids Table Boardgaming + Boardgame Bento
  • Transatlantic
  • Rising Sun
  • Post:
  • Queendomino
  • Harry Potter: Hogwarts Battle
  • Pictopia Star Wars Edition
  • *Round House* KS now: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/deepwatergames/mystery-of-the-temples
  • Castell
  • Bounce-Off!
  • The Grimm Forest
  • Ex Libris
  • Celestia
  • Doctor Who: Time of the Daleks (new solo)
  • Navegador
  • Spirit Island + promo spirit

Kerensa and Brandon Babble 1:40:40

  • SDJ Winners played
  • Wonderland
  • Manhattan
  • Swedish Death Cleaning and your board game collection





Direct download: Week_162.mp3
Category:Board Games -- posted at: 7:13pm CDT

Please join Patrick and Matthew Franz as they put Shaun and Michelle from the All the Bits Podcast on the hot seat. 

 

 

Direct download: all_the_bits_final.mp3
Category:Board Games -- posted at: 9:00pm CDT

Week 161

 

The Thing With That Is with Chad McCallum :29

 

  • Kingdom Death Monster

 

The Board Game Challenged with Denman Scofield 11:11

 

  • Pentaquark     
  • Azul     
  • Limes     
  • Finished!     
  • Hanabi     
  • Heaven & Ale     
  • Kakerlakenpoker Royal     
  • Kingsburg (Second Edition)     
  • The Lost Expedition     
  • NMBR 9     
  • Seeland     
  • Sherlock Holmes Consulting Detective: The Thames Murders & Other Cases     
  • Spirit Island     
  • The Bloody Inn     
  • Bora Bora     
  • Bruges     
  • The Castles of Burgundy: The Dice Game     
  • Caverna: Cave vs Cave     
  • Clank!: A Deck-Building Adventure     
  • Forbidden Desert
  • Lisboa     
  • The Manhattan Project: Energy Empire     
  • Pi mal Pflaumen
  • Yspahan
  • Unlock! The House on the Hill     
  • Unlock! The Nautilus' Traps    
  • Exit: The Game – The Abandoned Cabin

 

Kerensa and Brandon Babble 30:09

 

  • Voodoo Prince
  • Wizard Extreme
  • Ladder 29
  • 10 Minute Heist
  • Pandemic Legacy Season 2
  • Voltage
  • Schotten Totten
  • Carcassonne
  • Coloretto
  • Moster Match
  • Vinyl

 

Board Gaming Ramblings with Johannes Lindrupsen 1:05:55

 

Spotlight On with Eric Buscemi 1:15:32

 

  • Granite Game Summit - Nashua, New Hampshire
  • Brew Crafters
  • Grand Austria Hotel
  • Clank: The Mummy's Curse
  • Trivia Night Event
  • Cube Quest
  • Artifacts Inc.
  • Smirk and Dagger - Nut So Fast, Before There Were Stars
  • Stuffed Fables
  • Coldwater Crown
  • Paint and Take Event
  • Isle of Trains
  • Welcome To...
  • Star Cartel
  • Fire in the Library
  • Vinyl

 

The Cubist Corner with Bill Corey Jr 1:29:33

 

  • It’s Quiver Time

 






Direct download: Week_161.mp3
Category:Board Games -- posted at: 8:36pm CDT

Join Kerensa, Brandon, Chris and John as they talk about board gaming glut. Both in the sense of sales and in our collections. 

 

Direct download: Capital_City_Cardboard_Critics_2_Final_Glut.mp3
Category:Board Games -- posted at: 8:00pm CDT