Welcome to Garrett's Games and Geekiness!  

Jan 26, 2015

Shelley and I get the new Stefan Feld release and Ed Marriott's first design to the table, both published here in the US by Tasty Minstrel Games.

Aquasphere by Stefan Feld

Scoville by Ed Marriott


Jan 25, 2015

One more solo show, and this time I talk a bit about the original board gaming podcast - Geekspeak/BoardgameSpeak - and two titles with tile laying as an important mechanism.

San Francisco

Downfall of Pompeii


Jan 25, 2015

A solo show once again (what was I thinking? I'm OK on my own, but Shelley adds a perfect counter balance).  This time it's Schacht, Teuber, and Kramer.  BTW, I still have Web of Power and China on the shelf, as well as Anno 1503, but Hacienda went away a LONG time ago.


Jan 25, 2015

Shelley joins me for the second time on the podcast for a discussion of some of our favorite (at the time) 2-player games.

Odin's Ravens

Balloon Cup

Vom Kap Bis Kairo

Die Fugger


Jan 18, 2015

Shelley and I get three small-box imports to the table this week, and this episode should be titled "Games you should hunt down or twist the arm of a domestic publisher to get published"  The games (two from Japon Brand and one from Hobby World) are

Kaleido by Hinata Origuchi

Colors of Kasane by Hinata...